By Becky Billingsley
Monday, Oct. 8, 2012, Myrtle Beach – Many Myrtle Beach area restaurants and organizations are offering clothing, food and more in support of breast cancer awareness, prevention, early diagnosis and research.
1136 Oak Forest Ln., Myrtle Beach, (843) 839-4666
4511 U.S. 17 S., North Myrtle Beach, (843) 272-3435
Pink and black T-shirts featuring a crossword puzzle with a breast cancer awareness message are $10 each, and 100 percent of the price goes to the American Cancer Society. Also, the North Myrtle Beach location is sponsoring the Pink Poker Run: registration is at 10 a.m. on Saturday, Oct. 15.
Hard Rock Café
Broadway at the Beach, Myrtle Beach, (843) 946-0007
The pyramid is pink all month, and inside the gift shop there are special Pinktober t-shirts, pins and tote bags with proceeds benefitting breast cancer research. Hard Rock also has a pink cocktail being sold during October called Tropical Tatas with Ciroc coconut vodka, Southern Comfort, Coco Real and Strawberry Puree. It comes in a large logo Hard Rock glass you get to keep, and a portion of its $13 price goes to breast cancer research.
2657 Beaver Run Blvd., Surfside Beach, (843) 215-5255
10429 N. Kings Highway, Myrtle Beach, (843) 663-2050
Half the proceeds of the Pink Kiss Cocktail will benefit local charity.
New York Prime
405 28th Ave. N., Myrtle Beach, (843) 448-8081
New York Prime is giving away pink golf tees, and it also has a Pink Kiss Martini; half the purchase price goes to local charity.
Ride & Chili for Mammograms
Imaging Center, 4181 U.S. 17 Bypass S., Murrells Inlet, (843) 652-8000
This is a motorcycle ride that starts at the Imaging Center and goes to Georgetown County with one stop. Signup is between 9 and 11 a.m., and the ride starts at 11 a.m. It ends at the Beaver Bar County Line Pavilion on U.S. 17 Business in Murrells Inlet, with a chili cook-off at 2 p.m.. There will be prizes for the best chili, best bike and best dressed biker, plus an auction, raffle and music. Learn more HERE.
Rock the Ribbon
Rockin’ Hard Saloon, 3553 U.S. 17 Business, Murrells Inlet, (843) 651-9940
From 1-9 p.m., many local musicians are performing at this “celebration in honor of the life of Gina R. Jennings.” Proceeds will benefit Caring in Our Lifetime. The day includes raffles and door prizes. Learn more HERE.
Does your restaurant or bar have special offers during October to benefit breast cancer awareness? Please add them in the comment section below this article.