Garden City Pavilion Arcade and Gigis Grill

Since 1972, Garden City Pavilion Arcade has been entertaining children of all ages and has one of the largest collections of games and prizes on the Grand Strand.  Situated 15 miles south of Myrtle Beach, South Carolina in a family friendly beach environment, we are across the street from the pier and the ocean.  *Please note- Knowledge of U.S. currency is essential! Like us on Facebook!


Reasons to join us this season:


·          Housing provided by employer across the street for $65 per week!

·          Great wage - $8 per hour!

·          Bike friendly, smaller beach community!


About Murrells Inlet and Myrtle Beach, SC:

Located on the south end of the Grand Strand, Murrells Inlet is considered to be the “Seafood Capital of South Carolina.” Murrells Inlet is most known for the Murrells Inlet Marsh walk—the 1/2 mile long boardwalk overlooking a pristine salt marsh. Situated within South Carolina's 60 miles of beautiful coastline, Myrtle Beach is one of the most popular east coast summer hotspots. During the summer months, its population of 26,000 explodes to more than 350,000! There's more to Myrtle Beach than its beautiful sand and waves, perfect for swimming, tanning, and relaxation. From its delicious restaurants, famous nightclubs, and amazing shopping, to its fun-filled amusement parks, beautiful golf courses, and numerous recreation and sports facilities, Myrtle Beach is a popular destination. Considered a safe environment for international students, Myrtle Beach is an ideal destination for Work & Travel participants. "The Grand Strand" is the term that describes Myrtle Beach area. Several smaller towns to the north and south (Briarcliffe, Atlantic Beach, North Myrtle Beach, Surfside Beach, Murrel's Inlet, Pawley's Island, and Garden City).

For more information about Myrtle Beach and Murrells Inlet visit:

TripAdvisor – Things to Do in Myrtle Beach

Myrtle Beach ISOP Website

Myrtle Beach ISOP - Facebook

Myrtle Beach Chamber of Commerce

Myrtle Beach Area Tourism Website

Weather in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina:

Myrtle Beach is best for sun lovers from late May through the end of September. July and August are the hottest months, with sea breezes making temperatures in the 30s Celsius bearable. For more information about the weather, please visit:

How to Get There

Students MUST inform their employers about their travel plans at least 2 weeks prior to arrival. It is recommended that students fly into Myrtle Beach International Airport (MYR). If students choose not to fly into MYR, they should take a bus to Myrtle Beach. Visit for more information about taking a bus. The employer will pick up the students at either the airport or bus station in Myrtle Beach.