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

Programs & Events


2014 Take a Kid Fishing Application - Register by Oct. 4
Grits Cookoff at Myrtle Beach State Park - Jan. 16-17, 2015
September 2014 Programs
First Saturday Events 2014




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From the Forest to the Sea

  • September 3, 2014 - September 24, 2014, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
    Every Week on Wednesday
Experience the natural wonders of Myrtle Beach State Park! The maritime forest will be the gateway that leads us into the beauty of the maritime grassland where we will observe...

Host Park: Myrtle Beach State Park

Backyard Bird ID

  • September 4, 2014 - September 25, 2014, 2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
    Every Week on Thursday
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

What Dwells in a Shell?

  • September 5, 2014 - September 26, 2014, 2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
    Every Week on Friday
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

Stargazing for Beginners

  • September 19, 2014, 7:30 PM - 8:15 PM
Ever gaze up in the night sky and wonder what you are seeing? The sky is so vast it can be overwhelming. We will help you unravel some of the...

Host Park: Myrtle Beach State Park

Beach Sweep

  • September 20, 2014, 9:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Many people love to come and enjoy the beauty of the beach. Unfortunately, more people often means more pollution than we can reach. Become a part of the solution and...

Host Park: Myrtle Beach State Park

Feeding Time

  • September 6, 2014 - September 27, 2014, 2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
    Every Week on Saturday
  • October 4, 2014, 2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
  • October 11, 2014, 2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
  • October 25, 2014, 2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Watch a snake eat a mouse and see what other hungry animals lurk in our house!

Host Park: Myrtle Beach State Park

Watch Out for Turtles!

  • September 14, 2014 - September 28, 2014, 2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
    Every Week on Sunday
Spend some quality time with your youngster (ages 4-8) hearing the thrilling tale of the lifetime journey of a loggerhead sea turtle. Discover how easy it is to help these...

Host Park: Myrtle Beach State Park

"Sea" what's on the Menu!

  • September 14, 2014 - September 28, 2014, 3:30 PM - 3:40 PM
    Every Week on Sunday
Drop by the Nature Center to watch a volunteer feed our saltwater aquariums. This will be a very informal, 10 minute program. Appropriate for ages 5 to 105.

Host Park: Myrtle Beach State Park

What Wildlife Will A-Pier?

  • September 27, 2014, 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Spend time out on the pier to see what wildlife will make an appearance. Discover some unique facts and fun stories about the animals from both land and sea that...

Host Park: Myrtle Beach State Park

Reptile Rap

  • October 2, 2014 - October 30, 2014, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
    Every Week on Thursday
Explore the fascinating world of turtles, lizards, alligators and snakes as we learn their importance in the ecosystem. A live snake will be on hand. Appropriate for ages 5 to...

Host Park: Myrtle Beach State Park
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