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

Programs & Events

Click here for a list of Myrtle Beach State Park's Annual Events

Summer Programs and Events



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Sea Turtle Patrol

  • June 10, 2016 - August 5, 2016, 6:00 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

Pier Fishing

  • June 9, 2016 - August 20, 2016, 8:00 AM - 9:30 AM
    Every Week on Thursday, Friday, Saturday
Free with Park Passport !
Never fished from the pier? Now is your chance to learn some basics! Fishing poles will be supplied, but you must replace any equipment you lose or damage. Bring your...

Host Park: Myrtle Beach State Park

Reptile Rap

  • June 10, 2016 - August 26, 2016, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
    Every Week on Friday
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

Pier Predicaments!

  • June 10, 2016 - August 19, 2016, 1:00 PM - 1:45 PM
    Every Week on Friday
The fishing pier is a fun place, but it can also cause problems for those who aren’t aware! Feeding birds, hooking a sea turtle, putting sea creatures in fresh water,...

Host Park: Myrtle Beach State Park

Destination Turtle DNA

  • June 10, 2016 - August 19, 2016, 4:30 PM - 5:15 PM
    Every Week on Friday
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

Geocaching 101

  • June 24, 2016 - August 19, 2016, 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
    Every Week on Friday
Come learn about geocaching- an outdoor treasure hunting game that uses GPS-enabled devices. We’ll show you how to navigate to a specific set of GPS coordinates, and then have fun...

Host Park: Myrtle Beach State Park

Sharks!

  • June 11, 2016 - August 20, 2016, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
    Every Week on Saturday
These predators of the sea give us a scare! Come learn how these creatures are not so scary using a costume, and see how big sharks are.

Host Park: Myrtle Beach State Park

Feeding Time

  • June 11, 2016 - August 27, 2016, 1:00 PM - 1:30 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

Creature Feature

  • June 11, 2016 - August 6, 2016, 3:00 PM - 3:30 PM
    Every Week on Saturday
Meet and greet some neat animals. You'll never know what there will be! Some may swim in the sea or hide in a tree, but they'll all be park animals,...

Host Park: Myrtle Beach State Park

Watch Out for Turtles!

  • June 25, 2016 - August 20, 2016, 4:30 PM - 5:00 PM
    Every Week on Saturday
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
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