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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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

Destination Turtle DNA

  • June 8, 2017 - August 24, 2017, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
    Every Week on Thursday
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. For ages 8 to...

Host Park: Myrtle Beach State Park

Gator Gossip

  • June 8, 2017 - August 17, 2017, 3:00 PM - 3:30 PM
    Every Week on Thursday
Discover the world of alligators through a gatoriffic costume, skulls, and sounds. Afterwards, stay for an optional original story. For ages 5 to 105.

Host Park: Myrtle Beach State Park

State Park Secrets

  • June 22, 2017 - August 17, 2017, 6:30 PM - 7:00 PM
    Every Week on Thursday
Our rangers tell all in this original video. Whether this is your first time at Myrtle Beach State Park or you have been visiting for years, we guarantee you will...

Host Park: Myrtle Beach State Park

Sea Turtle Patrol

  • June 9, 2017 - August 4, 2017, 6:10 AM - 7:30 AM
    Every Week on Friday
Patrol the beach with a ranger in search of sea turtle activity. We will be looking for sea turtle crawls (their footprints) to see if we have any new nests...

Host Park: Myrtle Beach State Park

Catch of the Day

  • June 9, 2017 - August 11, 2017, 9:30 AM - 11:00 AM
    Every Week on Friday
Come anytime between 9:30am and 11am to find out who lurks around the pier. See and touch a variety of creatures as they are caught by local fishermen, and watch...

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 7/26/2017 and 10/24/2017.