Myrtle Beach State Park
4401 South Kings HWY | Myrtle Beach, SC 29575 | Phone: 843-238-5325 | mbeachsp@scprt.com

Programs & Events

Totally Turtles - May 6
April Program Calendar
May Program Calendar

Click here for a list of Myrtle Beach State Park's Annual Events



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Nature's Nasties

  • April 5, 2017 - April 26, 2017, 3:00 PM - 3:45 PM
    Every Week on Wednesday
Watch out! There are all sorts of things outside that can get you! Ever worry about jellyfish, copperheads, poison ivy, or other scary animals? This fun program will reveal myths...

Host Park: Myrtle Beach State Park

What Dwells in a Shell?

  • April 6, 2017 - April 27, 2017, 3:00 PM - 3:45 PM
    Every Week on Thursday
Learn how to identify the seashell treasures you find on the beach and discover how these animals live. What’s a bivalve? Can clams move? What do the animals inside the...

Host Park: Myrtle Beach State Park

Who's Home?

  • April 7, 2017 - April 28, 2017, 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    Every Week on Friday
Take a relaxing half-mile walk around the park with a volunteer to help check bird houses. We hope to observe various stages of nesting- nests, eggs, and chicks. Wear close...

Host Park: Myrtle Beach State Park

Park Jeopardy

  • April 8, 2017 - April 29, 2017, 1:30 PM - 2:00 PM
    Every Week on Saturday
  • May 4, 2017 - June 1, 2017, 2:00 PM - 2:45 PM
    Every Week on Thursday
Come play Jeopardy, state park style! Have fun answering questions about the animals who call this state park home, ways you can help the park, and other state park facts....

Host Park: Myrtle Beach State Park

Batty over Bats!

  • April 1, 2017 - April 29, 2017, 3:00 PM - 3:30 PM
    Every Week on Saturday
Many animals find their way into our hearts for various reasons: dolphins for their playfulness, sea turtles for their grace, and birds for their beauty. But bats, the only mammal...

Host Park: Myrtle Beach State Park

Destination Turtle DNA

  • April 9, 2017 - April 30, 2017, 1:30 PM - 2:15 PM
    Every Week on Sunday
  • May 7, 2017 - May 28, 2017, 3:30 PM - 4:15 PM
    Every Week on Sunday
Do sea turtles lay their eggs on the same beach? How often do they nest? See how scientists are tracking turtles to discover their nesting secrets. Appropriate for ages 8...

Host Park: Myrtle Beach State Park

The Garbage Monster Storytime!

  • April 2, 2017 - April 30, 2017, 3:00 PM - 3:30 PM
    Every Week on Sunday
Have fun with this engaging and interactive story about trash and recycling. This is a perfect way to encourage young kids how easy it is to recycle! Appropriate for ages...

Host Park: Myrtle Beach State Park

Crazy over Crabs!

  • May 2, 2017 - May 30, 2017, 2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
    Every Week on Tuesday
Blue, speckled, spider, ghost and mole! Believe it or not, all these crazy names are types of crabs! Learn about these crabs through some live animals and a silly crab...

Host Park: Myrtle Beach State Park

Marble Art

  • May 5, 2017 - June 2, 2017, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
    Every Week on Friday
Free with Park Passport !
Use marbles, pizza boxes, and paint to create dynamic pieces of unique paper art!

Host Park: Myrtle Beach State Park

Totally Turtles!

  • May 6, 2017, 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Learn all about South Carolina's state reptile, the loggerhead sea turtle, during this multi-event program! Crawl through a shrimp net, dig a nest like a sea turtle, create a turtle...

Host Park: Myrtle Beach State Park
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If you're interested, click here to see Programs and Events at other state parks within approx. 30 square miles of Myrtle Beach State Park between 4/26/2017 and 7/25/2017.