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Things to Do in Central Myrtle Beach with Toddlers


Give your toddler the best Myrtle Beach vacation experience with these popular Myrtle Beach attractions and activities. The Caravelle Resort’s central proximity and family-friendly resort accommodations is perfect for visiting families with toddlers that want to experience everything Myrtle Beach has to offer.

The Caravelle Resort is taking extra measures and steps to ensure all guests will enjoy a fun and safe beach vacation.

Check out the best things to do in Central Myrtle Beach with toddlers:

mother and daughter on the beachWild Water Pool at The Caravelle Resort

The Caravelle Resort’s famous block-long poolscape is punctuated by the colorful Wild Water Pool play area. Heated seasonally, the Wild Water Pool is filled with just one foot of water and is decorated with vibrant water features like a mushroom fountain, water dump buckets, water sprayers, and tropical trees and parrots. The Wild Water Pool play area is one of many kid-friendly resort amenities offered at our oceanfront resort!

Myrtle Beach Pelicans Baseball

Address: 1251 21st Avenue North, Myrtle Beach

Phone: (843) 918-6000

The Myrtle Beach Pelicans host weekly promotions that are sure to delight the entire family and save you a buck, like $1 hot dogs, a family ticket package, and post-game fireworks after select home games. Plus, the ballpark includes a kids’ playground and inflatables on game days.

Fossils Forever Shark Tooth Hunting Adventures

Address: 71st Avenue North, Myrtle Beach

Phone: (203) 217-0010

Kids of all ages will dig this fossil hunting experience! The entire family will learn how to uncover beach treasures like shark teeth while enjoying time together outside. Everyone will also learn a thing or two about ocean conservation and the history of the fossils they discover.

Myrtle Waves Water Park

Address: 3000 Mr. Joe White Avenue, Myrtle Beach

Phone: (843) 913-9250

Toddlers will love splashing in Bubble Bay, thanks to water depths of just 6 to 18 inches. Water sprayers, floating pool critters, and a mushroom waterfall dot this kiddie pool area. Saturation Station includes three open body slides, interactive water features, and a volcano waterfall bucket. Select areas across the park are shaded and there are shaded picnic areas where you can enjoy lunch or a quick snack.

Myrtle Beach SkyWheel

Address: 1110 North Ocean Boulevard, Myrtle Beach

Phone: (843) 839-9200

Toddlers will love getting a birds-eye-view of the beach from the top of this iconic oceanfront attraction. Riders will enter air-conditioned, fully-enclosed private gondolas that reach as high as 200 feet in the air and provide a comfortable sightseeing experience.

Rockin’ Jump

Address: 2200 North Oak Street, Myrtle Beach

Phone: (843) 242-3264

Rockin’ Jump is an indoor, air-conditioned trampoline park that provides great exercise for kids in a clean, safe environment. Park attractions include the Open Jump Arena, the Stunt Bag Arena, Dodgeball, and a Ninja Course. Each area is lined with soft padding.

Plus, Rockin’ Jump dedicates the entire park to families with kids ages 6 and under for 2 hours every morning so your little one can play comfortably.

Current Rockin’ Tots hours:

Monday - Friday: 9 am to 11 am

Saturday: 8 am to 10 am

Sunday: 9 am to 11 am

When families stay at The Caravelle Resort, they receive discounts and special offers to the area’s best attractions and activities. Here's how you can save with our Myrtle Beach discount card!

tropical aquarium fishBroadway at the Beach: Toddler-Friendly Activities

Address: 1325 Celebrity Circle, Myrtle Beach

Phone: (843) 444-3200

Broadway at the Beach is home to great family-friendly attractions and activities that your toddlers will love. See our favorites below:

Build-A-Bear Workshop

This interactive experience lets kids customize their own stuffed animals with fun outfits and accessories.

Dino Park

Toddlers will go wild at this prehistoric fun park that includes twenty animatronic life-sized dinosaurs that move and roar, a 100,000-ball dino explore pit, a dino fossil dig, and Tyrannosaurus Rex rides.

Pavilion Park West

Eleven kid-friendly amusement rides that include a carousel, an observation wheel, a family coaster, and mini teacups that will delight all ages.

Ripley’s Aquarium

Home to over 10,000 exotic sea creatures from the Amazon to the coral reefs. Ripley’s Aquarium is one of Myrtle Beach’s most popular attractions. The aquarium also includes interactive exhibits where kids can touch critters like horseshoe crabs and rays.


A science-focused amusement park and edutainment center that features over 100 hands-on exhibits that will spark your little one’s imagination.

kids enjoying ice cream from pirates cove at the caravelleThe Best Sweets in Central Myrtle Beach

Pirate’s Cove Ice Cream and Sandwich Shop

Where: The Caravelle Resort

Enjoy ice cream with a poolside view at Pirate’s Cove Ice Cream and Sandwich Shop. This seasonal ice cream shop is located on-site at The Caravelle Resort and offers ice cream cones and sundaes as a warm-weather snack or a post-meal treat.

Kirk’s Ice Cream Parlor

Address: 6101 North Kings Highway, Myrtle Beach

Phone: (843) 449-0606

Hand-scooped ice cream in an old-fashioned ice cream parlor setting. Other treats include milkshakes, malts, sundaes, sodas, floats, and banana splits.

Croissants Bistro & Bakery

Delicious homemade desserts including cookies, brownies, cannolis, and cupcakes. Croissants Bistro & Bakery also serves breakfast and lunch. Croissants Bistro & Bakery has two locations in Central Myrtle Beach:

8014 North Kings Highway, Myrtle Beach; (843) 448-2253

3751 Robert M Grissom Parkway, Myrtle Beach; (843) 448-2253

Both locations offer outdoor seating and curbside pickup.

Kilwins Myrtle Beach

Address: 1316 Celebrity Circle Suite #171, Myrtle Beach

Phone: (843) 545-9467

Freshly made confections like fudge, toffee, and sweet popcorn. Located in the Mediterranean Village section of Broadway at the Beach.

Krispy Kreme

Address: 1806 North Kings Highway, Myrtle Beach

Phone: (843) 448-3029

Doughnuts made fresh daily and served hot. This Krispy Kreme location also has a drive-thru.

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