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

Programs & Events


Summer 2015 Program Schedule
First Saturday Events 2015



Start Date       End Date      

Batty over Bats!

  • June 21, 2015 - August 30, 2015, 1:00 PM - 1:30 PM
    Every Week on Sunday
Many animals find their way into our hearts for various reasons: dolphins for their playfulness, sea turtles for their grace, and birds for their beauty. But bats, the only mammal...

Host Park: Myrtle Beach State Park

Hermie the Hermit Crab

  • June 21, 2015 - August 30, 2015, 3:00 PM - 3:30 PM
    Every Week on Sunday
Have fun experiencing the trials and tribulations of hermit crabs while reading an interactive story, watching live hermit crabs eat, and decorating your own crabby coloring sheet! Appropriate for ages...

Host Park: Myrtle Beach State Park

A Crabby Experience!

  • June 2, 2015 - August 25, 2015, 9:30 AM - 11:00 AM
    Every Week on Tuesday
Free with Park Passport !
Test your luck from the fishing pier as we try to catch a variety of crabs, fish and many other critters. This is a catch and release program in order...

Host Park: Myrtle Beach State Park

Sharks!

  • 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

The Sounds of Nature

  • June 2, 2015 - August 11, 2015, 3:00 PM - 3:30 PM
    Every Week on Tuesday
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

Tracks Among Us!

  • June 3, 2015 - August 12, 2015, 9:30 AM - 10:30 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

The Urban Sea Turtle

  • June 3, 2015 - August 26, 2015, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
    Every Week on Wednesday
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

Tale of the Whale

  • 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

Park Jeopardy

  • June 17, 2015 - August 19, 2015, 4:30 PM - 5:00 PM
    Every Week on Wednesday
Come play Jeopardy, state park style! Have fun answering questions about the animals who call this state park home, ways you can help the park, and other state park facts....

Host Park: Myrtle Beach State Park

Pier Fishing

  • June 18, 2015 - August 28, 2015, 8:00 AM - 9:30 AM
    Every Week on Thursday, Friday
Free with Park Passport !
Learn the basics of saltwater pier fishing such as proper bait and tackle. Fishing poles will be supplied, but you must replace any equipment you lose or damage. Bring your...

Host Park: Myrtle Beach State Park
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