Brookgreen Gardens (Participating): 1931 Brookgreen Garden Dr, Murrells Inlet, SC 29576 | Phone: 843-235-6000
A unique melding of art, nature, and history, Brookgreen Gardens offers sculpture, a zoo, butterfly garden, boat tour and many other attractions. Show your CAN card at the ticket booth. The Brookgreen team will be alerted that there is family with autism in the Gardens in case there are any episodes. Share the card if you go on any of the excursions so staff can support you and your family.
CaVRn Virtual Reality Gaming Arcade (Participating): 4628 Factory Store Blvd, Suite B200, Myrtle Beach, SC 29579 (next to Hwy 55 and across from Aeropostale in Tanger Outlets). Phone 843-236-8797. caVRn is a family and veteran-owned business. Offering virtual and augmented reality technology. We have a passion for technology and gaming and want to make it easily available for everyone to have an unforgettable experience. VR is Virtual Reality. It is a technology that creates a simulated environment in a first-person experience. Some games require physical movement others allow you to relax and be transported to another reality. VR is kid friendly and we have games starting from ages *7 and up. Present your CAN card and get a 10% discount off our daily rate.
Myrtle Beach Pelicans (Participating): 1251 21st Ave N, Myrtle Beach, SC 29577 | Phone 843-918-6000
The Minor League Class A-Advanced affiliate of the Chicago Cubs. Show your CAN card at the box office or use code CAN19 online for $10 tickets and a wrist band for inflatables.
Myrtle Beach Skywheel (Participating): 1110 North Ocean Blvd Myrtle Beach, SC 29577
SkyWheel is a 187-foot tall Ferris wheel in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina. When it opened on 20 May 2011 it was the second-tallest extant Ferris wheel in North America, after the 212-foot Texas Star in Dallas, and the tallest wheel in the United States east of the Mississippi River. Skywheel has 42 glass-enclosed, temperature controlled gondolas described as “ballooned-out square”, each with seating for six passengers. Show your CAN card and you go to the head of the line.
Ripley’s Aquarium (Participating): 1110 Celebrity Cir, Myrtle Beach, SC 29577 | Phone: 843-916-0888
Noise canceling headphones are available at Guest Services if needed. Show your CAN card to Guest Services and receive the education rate which is $10.99 +tax per person.
Wild Water & Wheels(Participating):910 US-17 BUS, Surfside Beach, SC 29575 | Phone: 843-238-3787
Speed, tube and mat slides, wave pool, lazy river and areas for the little ones. Those with autism and therapist are free, family member tickets for $17.98 + tax when you show your CAN card.
Myrtle Waves (Participating): 3000 Mr. Joe White Ave, Myrtle Beach, SC 29577 Phone 843-913-9250. Speed, tube and mat slides, Flowrider, wave pool, lazy river, racing river and kids area. Those with autism and therapist are free, family member tickets for $17.98 + tax when you show your CAN card.
Broadway Grand Prix (Participating) 1820 21st Ave N, Myrtle Beach, SC 29577 843-839-4080. The place to race for all ages! 7 Go Kart tracks, mini golf, arcade, and sky coaster. Those with autism and therapist are free, family member tickets for $17.98 + tax when you show your CAN card.
WonderWorks (Participating): 1313 Celebrity Circle, Myrtle Beach, SC 29577 | Phone: 843-626-9962
WonderWorks is an amusement park for the mind with 50,000 square feet of “edu-tainment.” The attraction combines education and entertainment with more than 100 hands-on exhibits that challenge the mind and spark the imagination. Please note this is a very popular attraction. Mornings can be busy with field trip groups. Rainy days are exceptionally busy. Show your CAN card and get $3 off any ticket type per ticket.
The autism awareness training presented by the Champion Autism Network was one of the best workshops I have attended in years. The presenter did a great job is presenting the information in an engaging way. I now have a better appreciation of the issues faced by families with a member “on the spectrum.
- Mary Jeffcoat, Myrtle Beach City Council