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

Programs & Events

Check out our Summer Program Schedule!

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



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A Turtle-y Journey

  • June 18, 2017 - August 13, 2017, 1:00 PM - 1:30 PM
    Every Week on Sunday
Hear the thrilling tale of a lifetime journey of a loggerhead sea turtle. Discover how easy it is to help these amazing creatures! For all ages.

Host Park: Myrtle Beach State Park

Batty over Bats!

  • June 18, 2017 - August 13, 2017, 3:00 PM - 3:30 PM
    Every Week on Sunday
Bats, the only mammal capable of true flight, can sometimes give us a fright! Using a costume and illustrations, discover some inspiring new facts about the misunderstood bat. For ages...

Host Park: Myrtle Beach State Park

A Crabby Experience!

  • June 6, 2017 - August 22, 2017, 9:30 AM - 11:00 AM
    Every Week on Tuesday
Free with Park Passport !
Test your luck from the fishing pier as we try to catch a variety of crabs, fish and many other critters. This is a catch and release program in order...

Host Park: Myrtle Beach State Park

Scary Seas

  • June 6, 2017 - August 15, 2017, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
    Every Week on Tuesday
Sharks, stingrays, jellyfish, oh my! These creatures are very harmful, you cry! Discover the truth behind the numerous myths surrounding these fascinating creatures. We will uncover their life stories and...

Host Park: Myrtle Beach State Park

Dolphin Dilemma

  • June 6, 2017 - August 8, 2017, 3:00 PM - 3:45 PM
    Every Week on Tuesday
Discover the life stories and relationships among our local dolphins. See how difficult it can be to identify dolphins by their fins, and learn about the challenges dolphins face in...

Host Park: Myrtle Beach State Park

Tracks Among Us!

  • June 7, 2017 - August 9, 2017, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
    Every Week on Wednesday
Free with Park Passport !
Immerse yourself in the secretive world of mammals! Have fun with plaster creating your own animal track masterpiece to take home. Discover their amazing abilities by feeling their fur, examining...

Host Park: Myrtle Beach State Park

Sizing Up Turtles

  • June 7, 2017 - August 23, 2017, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
    Every Week on Wednesday
Discover the differences among the sea turtles that you can spot from the fishing pier. Using skulls, life-size models, and a silly sea turtle costume, we will discuss the differences...

Host Park: Myrtle Beach State Park

Through The Years

  • June 7, 2017 - August 16, 2017, 3:00 PM - 3:30 PM
    Every Week on Wednesday
The history of Myrtle Beach State Park has been shaped by the Civilian Conservation Corps, hurricanes, changing recreational demands, and other influences over the decades. For ages 8 to 108....

Host Park: Myrtle Beach State Park

The Sounds of Nature

  • June 21, 2017 - August 16, 2017, 6:30 PM - 7:00 PM
    Every Week on Wednesday
Birds, bugs, waves; sounds galore! Fish, toads, trees, and even more. When we finish learning about these exciting sound forms, we will all gather round to create our own thunderstorm!...

Host Park: Myrtle Beach State Park

Seine-sational Fun!

  • June 8, 2017 - August 24, 2017, 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
    Every Week on Thursday
Discover all sorts of fish, crabs, and other critters as we pull a seine net through the surf zone. Wear clothes that can get wet. Kids 12 and under must...

Host Park: Myrtle Beach State Park
At Nearby Parks...

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 6/25/2017 and 9/23/2017.