mayor's Update 12/11/2020

Mayor Hellyer’s Daily Update

December 11, 2020


  • South Carolina Cases: 228,261** 
  • South Carolina Deaths 4,332**
  • Horry County Cases: 15,002** denotes results (12/11/2020 at 1:32 PM)                    


Tomorrow at 2:00 PM will be the Surfside Beach Christmas Parade. Please come join the fun. There are currently over 100 entries including floats and marching bands. The parade will start at Ocean Boulevard and Melody Lane and turn onto Surfside Drive. The parade will be held rain or shine, but the weather reports say it will be beautiful. Come show your support for our town. See you there.


Carols by the Beach with KSBB, Thursday, December 17, 2020, at 6:00 PM

Come out and join us for a festive and fun night of caroling by the beach! We'll start at Pizza Hyena and travel around to the restaurants by the Pier (River City Cafe, Bubbas, Neal & Pam's). Note: vocal talent not required!!      


Breakfast with Santa – Saturday, December 19, 2020, 9:00 to 10:30 PM at the Golden Egg Restaurant.

              For more information, contact Debbie Ellis at Town Hall.

DHEC reported that there were 104 people that came for testing at the Wild Water and Wheels today.  They reported that a lot of the testing is being done for people that are planning to travel over the holidays.

Grant Applications are now available for the Accommodations Tax Funding.  If your organization receives a grant, it WILL BE REQUIRED TO REPORT TO THE TOWN OF SURFSIDE BEACH how the funds were expended and the number of tourists benefited. To obtain more detail, click on

Have a good weekend……Be Safe…. Wear a Mask … Thank You … Mayor Bob Hellyer 

Posted by Sheri 12/11/2020