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

Programs & Events

Find our September Program Schedule here!

Spend the night on the Myrtle Beach pier with our Camping ExPIERience September 23-24! Get more information here and check out the registration form here

Join us Saturday, October 21 and Take a Kid Fishing! Get more details on the program and registration information here

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



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What Dwells in a Shell?

  • August 30, 2017 - September 27, 2017, 2:00 PM - 2:45 PM
    Every Week on Wednesday
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

Backyard Bird ID

  • August 31, 2017 - September 28, 2017, 2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
    Every Week on Thursday
  • October 1, 2017 - October 29, 2017, 2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
    Every Week on Sunday
  • October 1, 2017 - October 29, 2017, 2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
    Every Week on Sunday
  • October 1, 2017, 2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
  • October 8, 2017, 2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
  • October 15, 2017, 2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
  • October 22, 2017, 2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
  • October 29, 2017, 2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
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

Destination Turtle DNA

  • September 1, 2017 - September 29, 2017, 2:00 PM - 2:45 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. For ages 8 to...

Host Park: Myrtle Beach State Park

Feeding Time

  • September 2, 2017 - September 30, 2017, 2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
    Every Week on Saturday
  • October 7, 2017, 2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
  • October 14, 2017, 2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
  • October 28, 2017, 2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Come see what the hungry animals in the nature center are eating!

Host Park: Myrtle Beach State Park

Mammal Mania

  • October 4, 2017 - October 25, 2017, 2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
    Every Week on Wednesday
Immerse yourself in the secretive world of mammals that can be found in your backyard! Discover their amazing abilities by feeling their fur, examining their skulls, and hearing their calls....

Host Park: Myrtle Beach State Park

Geocaching 101

  • October 5, 2017 - October 26, 2017, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
    Every Week on Thursday
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

Scary Seas

  • October 6, 2017, 2:00 PM - 2:45 PM
  • October 13, 2017, 2:00 PM - 2:45 PM
  • October 27, 2017, 2:00 PM - 2:45 PM
Sharks, stingrays, jellyfish, oh my! These creatures are very harmful, you cry! Discover the truth behind the numerous myths surrounding these fascinating creatures. We will uncover their life stories and...

Host Park: Myrtle Beach State Park

Take a Kid Fishing

  • October 21, 2017, 7:45 AM - 11:15 AM
Get outside and create the memory of a lifetime fishing with your favorite kid! Awards will be presented in various "fishy" categories. If you don't own your own fishing gear,...

Host Park: Myrtle Beach State Park

Cache In, Trash Out

  • October 28, 2017, 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Geocaching is a high tech scavenger hunt using GPS; it is a great way to get outside and enjoy nature while looking for hidden treasures. While many people enjoy getting...

Host Park: Myrtle Beach State Park

Live Birds of Prey in Flight!

  • November 18, 2017, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Enjoy an awe inspiring free flight raptor demonstration from the SC Center for Birds of Prey. Watch live birds soar above and around you as you marvel at their unique...

Host Park: Myrtle Beach State Park
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