Say goodbye to hot summer nights and hello to cooler temperatures, falling leaves, and a variety of festivals for both locals and visitors to Surfside Beach this fall. From cars to art to food, there’s an event for everyone to enjoy during this beautiful time of the year. 1. Myrtle Beach Mustang Week (September 5-10)The 16th Annual Myrtle Beach Mustang Week brings thousands of Mustang enthusiasts to the Myrtle Beach area. Start the week with a Meet-N-Greet at Broadway at the Beach and continue the fun with a Burnout Contest at the Myrtle Beach Speedway. Attendees will enjoy free admission to all events.2. The 42nd Annual Atalaya Arts and Crafts Festival (September 22-24)Join more than 100 artisans at Huntington State Park for the Atalaya Arts and Crafts Festival. Enjoy shopping for local arts and crafts while taking in the park’s natural beauty. Local musicians will be playing in the courtyard each day. Food and drinks will also be available for purchase. Daily festival admission for adults is $10, and visitors 15 and under are admitted free. 3. St. John’s Greek Festival (September 28 – October 1)St. John’s Greek Festival is one of the area’s most popular fall events. Enjoy baklava, spanakopita, and Gyros while listening to authentic Greek music. The festival starts at 11am each day, so it’s perfect for a family lunch. Tours of the church https://nygoodhealth.com will be offered, and there will be inflatables and craft vendors set up for you to enjoy. Traditional Greek beer and wine will also be available.4. Irish Italian Festival (September 30)The City of North Myrtle Beach is hosting the 14th Annual Irish Italian Festival on Main Street. This festival will feature delicious food, live entertainment, and a variety of arts and crafts vendors. Enjoy two stages of music and dance groups as we celebrate these two cultures. There will also be a children’s area full of inflatables and rides. If you’re feeling up to the challenge, you can even enter a spaghetti eating contest. Festival admission and parking is free.5. Myrtle Beach Seafood Festival (October 6 – 7)The Second Annual Myrtle Beach Seafood Festival will be held on Ocean Boulevard. Enjoy delicious seafood, family friendly activities, and a corn hole tournament. There will be a beer and wine garden as well as live music. 6. Art in the Park (October 7 – 8)The Waccamaw Arts and Craft Guild will hold the October Art in the Park in Chapin Park at 1400 N. Kings Hwy. Join artists from all over the country as they display a variety of artwork in different mediums. Can’t make the October market? The next Art in the Park will be in Valor Park November 11 – 12 at Market Common.