Marriage License Myrtle Beach

Marriage License For Horry County Myrtle Beach, S.C.

Marriage License Certificate South CarolinaYou will need a South Carolina marriage license to be married in the state. A marriage license obtained in South Carolina is good for any county in the state.  Myrtle Beach is located in Horry County. To obtain a marriage license in Horry County, couples may fill out applications at the Government & Justice Center, 1301 2nd Avenue, Conway, South Carolina; phone (843) 915-5370. There are also two satellite offices, one in Little River, South Carolina, at 107 Highway 57 North and the phone number is (843) 915-5372. The second satellite office is located along the South Strand at 9630 Scipio Lane in Surfside Beach, South Carolina and their phone number is (843) 915-5371.

You will need to File a Marriage License Application in person at the Probate Court office and provide proper identification. Observe a 24 Hour Waiting Period then pick up your Marriage License up from the Probate office. Instructions for obtaining a marriage license in Horry County, Myrtle Beach.

Blood tests are not required for a marriage license in South Carolina. Individuals under the age of 18 must have certified copies of their birth certificates, as well as notarized statements of consent from a parent or legal guardian. Individuals over age 18 may use a driver’s license, voter registration card, birth certificate, or passport to verify age (a Social Security card or Alien ID card also may be required). The fee is $50 cash for all county residents, $75 cash for state residents, and $100 cash or money order for out-of-state residents and all others. For more information, call (843) 915-5370.

Myrtle Beach Marriage License InformationIf you are looking for a one-stop beach destination in Myrtle Beach, the Kingston Plantation Resort is a perfect wedding venue. You can have a beach side wedding followed by a beach front reception and then end your day in an oceanfront condo and watch the sunset on your own private balcony.



Wedding Entertainment Ideas

Wedding Entertainment Ideas For Your Special Day 

Looking for Wedding Entertainment Ideas?  Here is a list of fun, exciting, old and new ideas that will make your big day a blast!

Wedding Entertainment Ideas | Photo BoothPhoto Booth
A photo booth will never go out of style. It’s great to have your guests capture those casual photos.




Wedding Entertainment Ideas | MagicianMagician and Balloon Artists
Great idea for young and old guests. They can entertain during the food being served and before the dancing starts.




Wedding Entertainment Ideas | Butterfly ReleaseDove and Butterfly Release
Is always a magical moment remembered by all.




Wedding Entertainment Ideas | Trivia CardsTrivia Cards
Place trivia cards on the tables for your guests, specially for ones that aren’t the dancing kind. You can find them on Amazon, Ebay, Walmart. You can divide up the cards and place so many on a table and your guests will switch cards.



Wedding Entertainment Ideas | JengaJenga
You can purchase a large floor Jenga game or buy smaller table ones.




Wedding Entertainment Ideas | Bounce HouseBounce House
If you have lots of kids at the reception a bounce house will keep them entertained for hours whether your wedding is inside or out.



Wedding Entertainment Ideas | Candy BarIce Cream and Candy Bar Stations
These two ideas never get old and loved by all ages.




Line Dancing
Line dancning always gets the crown up and one of the best wedding entertainment ideas that has been around for years.  Your DJ can help with this.



Wedding Entertainment Ideas | Food FavorsFood Favors
You can either leave the food favors on the tables as a regular favor or serve them after the food. You can also make them personal. They will double as dessert and favors.



Wedding Entertainment Ideas | Drink Station For WeddingsDIY Drinks
You can set up a cocktail bar for your guests to serve themselves with drink recipes they can follow.




Wedding Entertainment Ideas | Pudding Jell-o ShotsPudding and Jell-o Shot
Set up a table with homemade Pudding and Jell-o Shots. What’s a party without them?

There are so many different wedding entertainment ideas, the list is endless.


Visit our oceanfront condo in Myrtle Beach, S.C. located in the South Hampton 1109 of the 5 star gated resort of the Kingston Plantation for a beach wedding, honeymoon or family wedding with kids.

Myrtle Beach Rules & Laws

Myrtle Beach Rules on Beach Weddings & More

Myrtle Beach Rules and Laws on Beach Side WeddingsMyrtle Beach Rules On A Beach Wedding: Most beach weddings will not require the issuance of a Special Event Permit. However, it is conceivable that a wedding could exceed the Special Event Permit threshold, and a permit would be necessary. The threshold for requiring a Special Event Permit is listed below:


  • Weddings with 500 or more participants.
  • Weddings with 101 or more chairs.
  • Weddings utilizing a tent.
  • Weddings that do not meet the standards listed below.

Myrtle Beach Rules and guidelines for a wedding requiring no permit are as follows:

  • The beach is considered a public area, and no one has exclusive use of any section of the beach. With this in mind, the following location issues are applicable:
    • No activities are allowed on the beach dunes.
    • No activities are allowed to block an emergency beach access.
    • Wedding must be conducted behind any established lifeguard umbrella lines.
    • Parking is allowed only in appropriate parking areas.
    • During the busiest beach season, May 1 through Labor Day, the following rules apply:
      • Weddings without chairs or other props, such as arbors, flower stands, arches, platforms, PA systems, etc. are allowed at any other time.
      • Weddings with chairs or other props, such as arbors, flower stands, arches, platforms, PA systems, etc., are allowed after 5:00 p.m. Setup is not allowed before 5:00 p.m.
      • Amplified sound is restricted to a portable system for use in the wedding ceremony.
      • All other federal, state, and local laws and ordinances must be adhered to.
    • A Horry County Business License is required for anyone who performs a service within the unincorporated areas of Horry County.
    • It is recommended that you not throw rice on the beach. There is also a county ordinance about feeding wild fowl, so throwing bird seed is also prohibited.
    • The releasing of Chinese lanterns is prohibited.
    • If you have additional questions, please contact Horry County Police Beach Patrol at (843) 915-7953.

Marriage Licenses – A South Carolina marriage license can be obtained from Horry County Probate Court. They can be reached at (843) 915-5370 or visit them at

South Hampton 1109 | Myrtle Beach Rules On Beach WeddingsKingston Plantation is a one stop resort for a Myrtle Beach Wedding




Kingston Plantation Family Resort

Kingston Plantation Family Resort In Myrtle Beach, S.C.

Kingston Plantation Family ResortThe Kingston Plantation Family Resort  is in a class of itself when it comes to oceanfront family resorts.  It’s not only a great wedding and honeymoon destination it’s a great place for a family vacation.  It is a five star premier gated resort with roaming security 24/7. It is close to attractions, amusement parks, live music theaters, shopping centers, more than 100 golf courses, nightlife and much more.  A honeymoon stroll will be perfect around their twenty acres of freshwater lakes that are scattered throughout the Kingston Plantation property. You can see wildlife, including beautiful black swans and snowy white egrets.  There is a walking path throughout the resort for joggers, walkers and bicycles. The resort sets on 145 acres of oceanfront prime property that is gorgeous with lots to do.  The resort offers restaurants, bars, pools, entertainment, family adventures and much more.

Sunrise at the Kingston Plantation Family Resort, Kingston Plantation Family Resort Myrtle Beach, 5 star gated resort in Myrtle Beach, S.C., oceanfront two bedroom unit 1109 South HamptonOur oceanfront, two bedroom unit 1109 of the South Hampton is a perfect honeymoon place to stay with beautiful sunrise and sunset views and and two oceanfront pools.  It’s a short walk to the pools, beach and the Embassy.  The Embassy offers dining, shopping, entertainment, meeting rooms and more. Our unit is in a great oceanfront location for getting around the 145 acres whether you want to go to the beach, take a walk or get something to eat or drink, see my drink recipes. The Kingston Plantation Family Resort is a great resort for couples and families with kids young and old.   You can have a drink at the Splash Café & Bar and enjoy the the entertainment.  South Hampton unit 1109 is also a short walk to Beach Combers and Wet Whistle Bar and Grill with entertainment directly oceanfront. The Kingston Plantation Family Resort has something for couples or the entire family and is located in the center of the Grand Strand close to two large shopping centers, Barefoot Landing and Broadway at the Beach. There is shopping, dining, amusement parks and more at the two largest shopping complexes in Myrtle Beach.

Kingston Plantation Wedding

Kingston Plantation Wedding in Myrtle Beach, S.C.

Myrtle Beach Kingston Plantation WeddingA Kingston Plantation Wedding is a one stop wedding destination right on the beach in sunny Myrtle Beach, South Carolina.

With a Kingston Plantation Wedding you can have a romantic beachside ceremony, reception and place to stay all in one place.  After exchanging your vows on the sandy beach or on the beach front grassy area you can have a champagne toast by the pool, beach or in one of the indoor banquet rooms.

With a Kingston Plantation Wedding there are many banquet rooms to choose from depending on the number of guests you are having. There is a rooftop oceanfront ballroom at the Hilton and Ballrooms at the  Embassy Suites. There is a collection of smaller ballrooms and function spaces that are perfect for smaller intimate weddings. Whatever your style, budget and requirements for your Kingston Plantation Wedding, there are many options to choose from.

When booking a Kingston Plantation Wedding, your family and guests will love the delicious food, stylish presentation and impeccable service while enjoying the Myrtle Beach weather at an oceanfront resort. Fresh local produce, signature drinks and inspired cuisine — their culinary team will add the finishing touch to your wedding, special event, galas, fundraisers, and more!

Their specialized menu uses only the finest and freshest ingredients to suit your guests, . venue and event size. Check out the menus and banquet information for Hilton Myrtle Beach and Embassy Suites for more information.

To help plan your Kingston Plantation Wedding use their wedding planning guide to get you started.

Our oceanfront unit 1109 in the South Hampton is located next door to the Embassy Suites and a few minute walk to the Hilton. Our unit is a direct oceanfront, two bedroom, fully equipped condo for the bride and groom to stay on their honeymoon.  You can book, check pricing, see our calendar of open dates and view photos. on VRBO.

My original weddings songs for the mother/son, father/daughter and bride and groom first dance is available at

Kingston Plantation Wedding South HamptonClick on Kingston Plantation Wedding for your wedding day planning and visit our VRBO site to book our unit.