Spend the Day Exploring the Market Common in Myrtle Beach

During your trip to Myrtle Beach, you’re probably searching for activities that your entire family will enjoy. No matter what you’re interested in, we’ve got the ultimate solution: The Market Common. The Market Common in Myrtle Beach, SC, is the perfect destination for shopping, dining, entertainment, and more! Best of all, it’s just a short drive away from our most popular Myrtle Beach vacation rentals. Here’s everything you’ll need to know before you go!

friends shopping

Shops

Strolling through The Market Common, enjoying the sunshine, and finding a unique souvenir to remember your travels by is an incredible way to spend an afternoon with your family. Luckily, The Market Common has tons of shops to provide everything you might be looking for. They host many national brands, including Sunglass Hut, Bath & Body Works, Anthropologie, Francesca’s, and others, as well as smaller local brands such as Manifest Design and Seacoast Artists Gallery. Whether you’re looking for apparel, books, home décor, or anything in between, it’s all right here at The Market Common, close to our 2-bedroom condos in Myrtle Beach!

woman carrying shopping bags

Restaurants

The Market Common is also a great place to stop for a casual lunch or an indulgent dinner. (If you’re visiting in the morning, head into Crepe Creation Café for a French-inspired breakfast!) The impressive variety here features all kinds of cuisines, from the Southern favorites at Tupelo Honey to the Chinese classics at P.F. Chang’s. You’ll also find Italian dishes, pizza, American classics, and so much more. There are also several delicious dessert stops after you’ve finished your meal, including Cold Stone Creamery and The Uncommon Chocolatier. 

Activities

On top of the shops and restaurants, there’s even more to discover at The Market Common. Within a short walking distance, you can enjoy outdoor performances at Valor Park, play basketball or racquetball at Crabtree Gym, take a walk with your pet through Barc Parc South, or let your children get some fresh air at Savannah’s Playground. In addition, you can head into 810 Billiards & Bowling for a fun game night with your friends, take your family to EdVenture for some incredible hands-on learning experiences, or catch a movie at Grand 14 Cinema or a stage show at Stage. Left Theatre Company. 

A group enjoying the bowling alley near their Myrtle Beach rental

Hours and Parking

The Market Common welcomes guests Monday through Thursday from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m., Friday and Saturday from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m., and Sunday from 12 to 6 p.m. Restaurant hours may vary and are typically open later. 

Once you arrive at The Market Common, there are multiple places for you to park your car. There are five parking lots throughout the property itself, so you should be able to find a spot near your favorite store or restaurant. Guests can also take advantage of the two parking decks that are accessible from Johnson Avenue, Farrow Parkway, and Deville Street. Finally, you can park on the street in front of many of the establishments throughout The Market Common. Each parking lot and parking deck has designated handicap spaces as well.

Once you’ve explored The Market Common, traveled over to Broadway at the Beach in Myrtle Beach, and perhaps dipped your toes in the sand, you can then head back to your vacation rental for some well-deserved rest. Barefoot Resort Rentals is proud to offer a wide range of properties just nearby the best Myrtle Beach golf courses, beaches, restaurants, and so many other family-friendly activities! Ready to plan your next vacation? Contact us today to get started!