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      

SpongeBob- Fact or Fiction?!

  • June 6, 2015 - August 22, 2015, 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
    Every Week on Saturday
Have fun comparing some of the marine animals depicted in SpongeBob to our local sea critters! Some live animals will be on hand. Appropriate for ages 5 to 105.

Host Park: Myrtle Beach State Park

Feeding Time

  • June 6, 2015 - August 29, 2015, 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 6, 2015 - August 8, 2015, 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

Marble Art

  • June 20, 2015 - August 22, 2015, 4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
    Every Week on Saturday
Free with Park Passport !
Use marbles, pizza boxes, and paint to create dynamic pieces of unique art! Come to the Nature Center anytime between 4:30 and 5:30pm.

Host Park: Myrtle Beach State Park

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
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