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

Programs & Events


September 2015 Program Schedule 
First Saturday Events 2015

Take a Kid Fishing- Saturday, Oct. 17, 2015
Camp on the Myrtle Beach State Park Pier! Camping Ex-PIER-ience Oct. 17, 2015



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What Dwells in a Shell?

  • September 1, 2015 - September 29, 2015, 2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
    Every Week on Tuesday
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

Monarch Magic

  • September 2, 2015 - September 30, 2015, 2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
    Every Week on Wednesday
Soar through the life cycle of a butterfly, tag a model monarch, and see where they travel and stop by.

Host Park: Myrtle Beach State Park

Reptile Rap

  • September 3, 2015 - September 24, 2015, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
    Every Week on Thursday
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

What Wildlife Will A-Pier?

  • September 4, 2015 - September 25, 2015, 10:00 AM - 10:45 AM
    Every Week on Friday
Spend time out on the pier to see what wildlife will make an appearance. Discover some unique facts and fun stories about the animals from both land and sea that...

Host Park: Myrtle Beach State Park

From the Forest to the Sea

  • September 5, 2015, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
  • September 12, 2015, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
  • September 26, 2015, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Experience the natural wonders of Myrtle Beach State Park! The maritime forest will be the gateway that leads us into the beauty of the maritime grassland where we will observe...

Host Park: Myrtle Beach State Park

Nature's Nasties

  • September 5, 2015 - September 26, 2015, 2:00 PM - 2:45 PM
    Every Week on Saturday
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 program will reveal myths...

Host Park: Myrtle Beach State Park

Feeding Time

  • September 5, 2015 - September 26, 2015, 3:30 PM - 4:00 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

Beach Sweep

  • September 19, 2015, 9:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Many people love to come and enjoy the beauty of the beach. Unfortunately, more people often means more pollution than we can reach. Become a part of the solution and...

Host Park: Myrtle Beach State Park

Take a Kid Fishing

  • October 17, 2015, 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

A Camping Ex-PIER-ence!

  • October 17, 2015 - October 18, 2015
Enjoy the starry sky 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!...

Host Park: Myrtle Beach State Park
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