Brings Back the Fanny Pack for International Fanny Pack Day, March 14

Myrtle Beach, SC, March 04, 2010 --( How do you spot a tourist in Myrtle Beach? Why, the fanny pack of course. To celebrate this much-mocked tourist icon, is hosting a day of fun on Facebook in honor of International Fanny Pack Day, March 14.

Throughout the day, fans can participate in fanny pack fun by sharing old photos, weighing in on fanny pack “coolness,” suggesting fanny pack “must haves,” telling stories and more. Everyone who participates will be entered to win one of 75 fanny packs full of Myrtle Beach area coupons, as we head into the area’s prime tourism seasons of spring and summer.

To participate in the action, visit, and become a fan. There you will find links to the Facebook pages for all of the resorts that are participating in this event.

“Dig out your old fanny pack and wear it with pride on March 14!” says Patrick Norton, director of marketing for “We’re going to have lots of laughs in honor of this traveling necessity and give many fans some brand new fanny packs to last them through the next 10 years of travel.”

For more information about the event, visit

About, manages 14 resorts along the oceanfront of the Myrtle Beach, S.C. area, including: Litchfield Beach & Golf Resort, Breakers Resort, Long Bay Resort, Ocean Reef Resort, Compass Cove Resort, Bay View Resort, Monterey Bay Suites, Dunes Village Resort, Island Vista, Paradise Resort, North Beach Plantation and Caribbean Resort & Villas. Some of the amenities featured at these resorts include indoor and outdoor pools, lazy rivers, water parks, Starbucks cafes, video game rooms, restaurants, oversized chess games, condominiums, suites, spacious guest rooms and more. For more information about the resorts or to make a reservation, visit or call 1-888-366-9882.

Lyn Mettler
(843) 606-0226