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Park hours, as of May 1, 2020: sunrise to sunset

Vehicle capacity: 60

Chester State Park is looking for a campground host. Please contact the park at 803-385-2680 for more information. 

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9 a.m. - 6 p.m., daily (extended to 9 p.m. during Daylight Saving Time)


11 a.m. - noon, daily

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$3 adults; $1.50 SC seniors; $1 children age 6-15; age 5 & younger free

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Pets are allowed in most outdoor areas provided they are kept under physical restraint or on a leash not longer than six feet. Owners will be asked to remove noisy or dangerous pets or pets that threaten or harass wildlife.

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Lakeview Hall

Lakeview Hall at Chester State Park is a historic renovated facility with a beautiful view of the lake, Lake View. The venue features a ballroom with restored hardwood floors, a catering kitchen with stainless steel appliances, a rustic barn door, as well as, a grand stone fireplace. The outdoor pergola, lakefront patio, ADA parking spaces and ramps, and flatscreen television, make this venue ideal for weddings, reunions, and other social gatherings. 

The facility which can accommodate up to 75 people banquet style rents for $500-600/day.

Reservations requested less than three (3) days in advance of check-in must be made directly through the park.  For more information o or to rent the facility, please contact the park at 803-385-2680.

Lakeview Hall reservations will be required to sign a rental contract on the date that a reservation is made.  Please click here for a copy of this contract.  For more information, please contact the park directly.


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