To My Fellow TMAC Media Members:

We are very excited to share with you a recent press release sent out to the media announcing our second annual CAN AM Days Savings Promotion for Canadians only, which will run from January 1 to April 30, 2017! 

Visitors from Canada will enjoy excellent savings from 25 to 55 per cent off at various resorts and hotels as well as local area attractions and shopping venues.  It is necessary to visit our website to obtain the details  where special offers will continue to be added on the Can-Am promotions page where more detailed information, as well as restrictions, will be posted.  More information on the destination can be found at

Please let me know if you publish any notice of this promotion by sending me a link to the publication, blog or social media site.  Canadians will save right up until April 30, 2017 by visiting the Myrtle Beach Area!

Wishing you a very Merry Christmas, Happy Holidays and Prosperous New Year!!!

Warm regards,

Kimberly Hartley
Travel Solutions by Design Corp.
providing services for
Myrtle Beach Area CVB
197 Arichat Road
Oakville, Ontario, L6J 5N5
B:  905-582-9252 C: 905-815-3731

Media Contact:  

Keith Pierce, APR 
Public Relations Strategist  
Myrtle Beach Area Chamber of Commerce/CVB  
O: (843) 916-7235; C (843) 582-4778  

Myrtle Beach, South Carolina to Celebrate 56 Years of Rolling Out the Red Carpet for Canadian Visitors

The 56th Annual Canadian American Days includes Steep Discounts to Help "Offset" Difference in Canadian Exchange Rate

MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. – November 21, 2016 – Though the 56th annual Canadian-American Festival lasts just one week – March 11 – 19, 2017 – select Myrtle Beach area hotels, merchants and attractions are offering discounts from January through April 2017 for travelers with a valid Canadian passport. Ranging from 25 to as much as 55 percent, the discounts are designed to help Canadians "make up" the difference in the Canadian exchange rate. 

"We have seen a growing number of Canadian visitors to the Myrtle Beach area, especially in the past decade," said Keith Pierce, public relations strategist for the Myrtle Beach Area Chamber of Commerce/CVB. "The late winter and early spring seasons offer mild weather, more affordable accommodations and more elbow room at area attractions. The special promotions for our Canadian neighbors provide even more incentive by bridging the gap in the exchange rate."

Some of the offers include:

Discounts on accommodations: 

  • Ocean Creek Resort – offering up to a 55% discount on stays of 7 nights or longer
  • Crown Reef Beach Resort and Waterpark, Captain's Quarters Resort and Hotel BLUE –  offering Canadian visitors up to a 50% discount on stays of 7 nights or longer
  • Sea Watch Resort – offering up to a 50% discount special on stays of 7 nights or longer
  • Caravelle Resort and Landmark Resort – offering up to a 48% discount special on stays of 7 nights or longer
  • Sun N Sand Resort – offering special weekly rates for Canadian visitors
  • DoubleTree Resort by Hilton Myrtle Beach Oceanfront – offering 20% off best available rate

The following properties are making the long trip a little easier with a $100 gas credit plus a $10 daily credit toward breakfast at on-site restaurants:

  • Anderson Ocean Club & Spa
  • Bay Watch Resort & Conference Center
  • Camelot by the Sea Resort
  • Carolinian Beach Resort 
  • Ocean Park Resort 
  • The Patricia Grand

Discounts on events and attractions: 

  • WonderWorks Myrtle Beach – offering 30% off admission or Soar+Explore combo ticket 
  • Pelicans Baseball – fans can save up to $4 per ticket on Myrtle Beach Pelicans tickets 
  • The Calvin Gilmore Theater – offering $15 tickets for The Time Warp Show with purchase of tickets to The Carolina Opry

Shopping discount:

  • The Market Common – offering free "perks" book worth hundreds in savings 

Special offers will continue to be added on the Can-Am promotions page where more detailed information, as well as restrictions, will be posted.

About Myrtle Beach, S.C.

Stretching from Little River to Pawleys Island and comprising 12 distinct communities, the Myrtle Beach area is home to 96 kilometers of sandy beaches, an assortment of entertainment and family attractions and world-class golf. Popularly known as the Grand Strand, the Myrtle Beach area presents the quintessential vacation experience peppered with plenty of Southern hospitality.

For additional information on the Myrtle Beach area, visit or call (888) Myrtle-1.