South Carolina in the World - The Sun Fun Festival - Myrtle Beach | South Carolina Geography
Tourism is the second-largest industry in South Carolina, and the Myrtle Beach area is the #1 tourist attraction in the state. It is a popular spot for many Canadians, and "Canadian Days" is celebrated during May. The "high season," however, occurs during the months of June, July, and August. To "kick off' and promote this season, a yearly Sun Fun Festival is held at Myrtle Beach during the first week of June.