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

Programs & Events

3rd Annual Totally Turtles - May 2
April 2015 Program Schedule
May 2015 Program Schedule 
First Saturday Events 2015



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SpongeBob- Fact or Fiction?!

  • April 7, 2015 - April 28, 2015, 2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
    Every Week on Tuesday
  • June 6, 2015 - August 22, 2015, 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
    Every Week on Saturday
Have fun comparing some of the marine animals depicted in SpongeBob to our local sea critters! Some live animals will be on hand. Appropriate for ages 5 to 105.

Host Park: Myrtle Beach State Park

The Garbage Monster Story Time!

  • April 2, 2015 - April 30, 2015, 2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
    Every Week on Thursday
  • May 21, 2015, 2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
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! This program is...

Host Park: Myrtle Beach State Park

Who's Home?

  • April 3, 2015 - April 24, 2015, 2:00 PM - 3:00 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

Sharks!

  • April 11, 2015 - April 25, 2015, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
    Every Week on Saturday
  • June 2, 2015 - August 18, 2015, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
    Every Week on Tuesday
Discover the truth behind the numerous myths about these fascinating and important predators of the sea. They may not be as dangerous as you think! Appropriate for ages 7 to...

Host Park: Myrtle Beach State Park

Plethora of Plants

  • April 25, 2015, 2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
From the comfort of the nature center, discover what is blooming in the park. See the variety of textures, colors, and smells of plants from the maritime forest and grassland....

Host Park: Myrtle Beach State Park

The Urban Sea Turtle

  • April 5, 2015 - April 26, 2015, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
    Every Week on Sunday
See how difficult it is for sea turtles to survive. How do they avoid the dangers and stay alive? Due to sand castles, boats and all that light, the journey...

Host Park: Myrtle Beach State Park

Backyard Bird ID

  • May 1, 2015 - May 29, 2015, 2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
    Every Week on Friday
Do you like backyard birds? So do we! We will spend time at our outdoor feeding station where we will spot some common birds and learn a bit more! This...

Host Park: Myrtle Beach State Park

Totally Turtles!

  • May 2, 2015, 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

Destination Turtle DNA

  • May 3, 2015 - May 24, 2015, 2:00 PM - 2:30 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

Tale of the Whale

  • May 5, 2015 - May 26, 2015, 2:00 PM - 2:45 PM
    Every Week on Tuesday
  • June 3, 2015 - August 12, 2015, 3:00 PM - 3:45 PM
    Every Week on Wednesday
Find out how whales eat, hear what whales sound like, discover how large they are, and what kinds of marine mammals are found off our coast. Appropriate for ages 5...

Host Park: Myrtle Beach State Park
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