Myrtle Beach has a Downtown?
At the heart of our vibrant community lies a downtown that embraces all, where everyone feels welcome, connected, and safe. We envision a place that evokes a true sense of belonging, where high quality residential living and public realm experiences converge to create an extraordinary environment.
Our mission is to cultivate a distinctive downtown environment, where the lives of all who live, work, shop, and visit are enriched. We embrace our heritage, propel innovation, and celebrate diversity to create a distinct haven that thrives on inclusivity, enhances economic prosperity, and champions equitable growth.
Downtown Myrtle Beach is home to some of America’s best ocean beaches and one of the top ten boardwalk promenades in the country. The heart of and front door to the 60-mile Grand Strand. It anchors the greater Myrtle Beach metropolitan area, which contains nearly half a million residents and hosts several million more visitors during the peak summer season.
MBDA is a 501(c)(3) place management organization committed to revitalizing Downtown Myrtle Beach.