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

Programs & Events

April 2014 Programs
May 2014 Programs
Summer 2014 Programs
Totally Turtles - May 3, 2014
First Saturday Events 2014



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Who's Home?

  • April 2, 2014 - April 30, 2014, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
    Every Week on Wednesday
  • May 2, 2014 - May 30, 2014, 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

"Leaf" your Mark!

  • April 17, 2014 - April 24, 2014, 2:00 PM - 2:45 PM
    Every Week on Thursday
Free with Park Passport !
Slam! Bam! Wham! Make lots of sound as we pound our way to a botanical masterpiece on fabric. Kids under 12 require adult supervision/participation!

Host Park: Myrtle Beach State Park

A Stroll Back in Time

  • April 11, 2014 - April 25, 2014, 11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
    Every Week on Friday
Through a short stroll and old photographs, discover how this park has been shaped by the Civilian Conservation Corps, hurricanes, changing recreational demands and other influences over the decades. Program...

Host Park: Myrtle Beach State Park

Tale of the Whale

  • April 12, 2014 - April 26, 2014, 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    Every Week on Saturday
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.

Host Park: Myrtle Beach State Park

Beach Walk and Shell Craft

  • April 26, 2014, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Explore the beach with the Grand Strand Shell Club. They will lead a beach walk to collect and identify a variety of our local seashells. Afterwards, return to the picnic...

Host Park: Myrtle Beach State Park

Feeding Time

  • April 12, 2014 - April 26, 2014, 2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
    Every Week on Saturday
  • May 10, 2014 - May 31, 2014, 2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
    Every Week on Saturday
Watch a snake eat a mouse and see what other hungry animals lurk in our house!

Host Park: Myrtle Beach State Park

The Urban Sea Turtle

  • April 13, 2014 - April 27, 2014, 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

"Sea" what's on the Menu!

  • April 13, 2014 - April 27, 2014, 3:30 PM - 3:40 PM
    Every Week on Sunday
  • May 4, 2014 - May 25, 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.

Host Park: Myrtle Beach State Park

Plethora of Plants

  • April 1, 2014 - April 29, 2014, 2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
    Every Week on Tuesday
  • May 7, 2014 - May 28, 2014, 2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
    Every Week on Wednesday
Explore the fascinating world of the maritime forest and grassland from the indoor comfort of the Nature Center. Discover the variety of textures, colors, and smells of coastal plants. Leaves,...

Host Park: Myrtle Beach State Park

Totally Turtles!

  • May 3, 2014, 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
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 4/23/2014 and 7/22/2014.