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September 7, 2021

This year marks the passage of two decades since the 9/11 attacks that killed 2,977 people. 

Four commercial airplanes were highjacked by terrorists associated with al-Qaeda. Two crashed into the Twin Towers of the World Trade Center in New York City. A third flew into the Pentagon in Arlington, Virginia. Passengers and crew members on the fourth plane launched a counterattack that caused the plane to crash in a field in Somerset County, Pennsylvania.

9/11 remains the single largest loss of life resulting from a foreign attack on American soil as well as the greatest loss of emergency responders (441) in a single day in American history.

Commemorations scheduled on the Grand Strand

20th Anniversary Remembrance
Sept. 10, 2021
6:30 p.m.
St. Michael Catholic Church
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9/11 Memorial Stair Climb
Sept. 11, 2021
8:30-11:30 a.m.
Yachtsman Resort
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9/11 Rememberance Ceremony with the City of Myrtle Beach
1 p.m.
Unity Memorial at Warbird Park
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9/11 Memorial Service with the City of North Myrtle Beach
1 W.W. S. Ocean Blvd.
7 p.m.
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Thomas Schomberg: Memories of 9/11
Sept. 11-Nov. 7, 2021
The Rosen Galleries at Brookgreen Gardens
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9/11 Memorial Ride
Sept. 11, 2021
10:30 a.m. to noon
Myrtle Beach Harley Davidson
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Red, White & Brew Block Party
Sept. 11
3 p.m.
Tavern in the Forest and Tavern in Surfside will donate a portion of proceeds to local first responders.
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If you have an event that should be added to this list, please email Amanda.Blomquist@visitmyrtlebeach.com.

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