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

Programs & Events

Sea Turtle Painting Program - October 16
Take a Kid Fishing Event Registration - October 15

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

September Programs and Events

October Programs and Events



Start Date       End Date      

Feeding Time

  • August 30, 2016 - September 27, 2016, 2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
    Every Week on Tuesday
  • October 7, 2016, 2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
  • October 21, 2016, 2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
  • October 28, 2016, 2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Watch a snake eat a mouse and see what other hungry animals lurk in our house!

Host Park: Myrtle Beach State Park

Sizing Up Turtles

  • August 31, 2016 - September 28, 2016, 2:00 PM - 2:45 PM
    Every Week on Wednesday
Discover the differences between the sea turtles that visit South Carolina. Using skulls and life-size models, we will discuss the differences in how these sea turtles live and what you...

Host Park: Myrtle Beach State Park

From the Forest to the Sea

  • September 29, 2016, 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

What Dwells in a Shell?

  • September 30, 2016, 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

The Garbage Monster Story Time!

  • October 2, 2016, 2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
  • October 9, 2016, 2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
  • October 23, 2016, 2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
  • October 30, 2016, 2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
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! Appropriate for ages...

Host Park: Myrtle Beach State Park

Snakes and Lizards

  • October 5, 2016 - October 26, 2016, 2:00 PM - 2:45 PM
    Every Week on Wednesday
If a lizard has no legs, does that make it a snake? Come find out how to tell the difference between these reptiles. Using skins, skulls, models, and live animals,...

Host Park: Myrtle Beach State Park

Backyard Bird ID

  • October 6, 2016 - October 27, 2016, 2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
    Every Week on Thursday
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

Nature's Nasties

  • October 8, 2016, 2:00 PM - 2:45 PM
  • October 22, 2016, 2:00 PM - 2:45 PM
  • October 29, 2016, 2:00 PM - 2:45 PM
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

Take a Kid Fishing

  • October 15, 2016, 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

Art Near the Oaks

  • October 16, 2016, 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
  • October 16, 2016, 2:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Get your ART on! Be inspired as you create a colorful acrylic sea turtle on canvas. Check the flyer for the painting design. Enjoy a breathtaking view of the ocean...

Host Park: Myrtle Beach State Park
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