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

Programs & Events


Grits Cookoff at Myrtle Beach State Park - Jan. 16-17, 2015
Camping Ex-PIER-ience! and registration form - Nov. 1-2
October 2014 Programs
First Saturday Events 2014




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Reptile Rap

  • October 2, 2014 - October 30, 2014, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
    Every Week on Thursday
  • October 27, 2014, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
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

Nature's Nasties

  • October 7, 2014 - October 28, 2014, 2:00 PM - 2:45 PM
    Every Week on Tuesday
Watch out! There are all sorts of things outside that can get you! Ever worry about jellyfish, copperheads, poison ivy, or other scary animals? This fun and interactive program will...

Host Park: Myrtle Beach State Park

Park Volunteer Day

  • November 1, 2014, 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Come on out and do your part to help make Myrtle Beach State Park a better place for all! The park needs volunteers for a variety of projects that may...

Host Park: Myrtle Beach State Park

Feeding Time

  • November 1, 2014 - November 29, 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

A Camping Ex-PIER-ence!

  • November 1, 2014 - November 2, 2014
Enjoy the moon over the ocean before drifting off to sleep to the rhythm of the waves on our fishing pier during this unique and fun filled overnight adventure! Gaze...

Host Park: Myrtle Beach State Park

The Garbage Monster Story Time!

  • November 2, 2014 - November 30, 2014, 2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
    Every Week on Sunday
Have fun with this engaging and interactive story about trash and recycling. This is a perfect way to encourage young kids how easy it is to recycle! This program is...

Host Park: Myrtle Beach State Park

"Sea" what's on the Menu!

  • November 2, 2014 - November 30, 2014, 3:30 PM - 3:40 PM
    Every Week on Sunday
Drop by the Nature Center to watch a volunteer feed the inhabitants of our saltwater aquariums. Appropriate for ages 5 to 105.

Host Park: Myrtle Beach State Park

What Dwells in a Shell?

  • November 5, 2014, 2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
  • November 26, 2014, 2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
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

Hermie the Hermit Crab

  • November 7, 2014 - November 28, 2014, 2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
    Every Week on Friday
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

Batty over Bats!

  • November 8, 2014 - November 29, 2014, 11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
    Every Week on Saturday
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
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