Events

Several of our parks host day and weekend-long festivals and events suitable for the entire family.  These events range from Parkpalooza each April at Myrtle Beach State Park to the Atalaya Arts & Crafts Festival each September at Huntington Beach.

Search by park below to see when these events take place and how you can join in the fun!



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Navigating a New World

  • August 8, 2015, 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
From the first days of the settlement, sailing ships were vital to the colonists at Charles Towne. Trade with Barbados, Virginia and England kept the colonists supplied with manufactured goods...

Host Park: Charles Towne Landing State Historic Site

Music on the Mountain

  • August 8, 2015, 2:00 PM - 6:00 PM
  • September 12, 2015, 2:00 PM - 6:00 PM
  • October 10, 2015, 2:00 PM - 6:00 PM
  • November 14, 2015, 2:00 PM - 6:00 PM
  • December 12, 2015, 11:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Enjoy traditional Blue Grass music as local musicians gather at Table Rock to keep this inspirational talent alive. Visitors are invited to bring their acoustic instruments and join in a...

Host Park: Table Rock State Park

Movie Night

  • August 14, 2015, 8:30 PM - 10:30 PM
Join us at Sesquicentennial State Park for our Movie Night and watch a movie under the stars! In anticipation of the release of the new Star Wars movie later this...

Host Park: Sesquicentennial State Park

From Seeds to Shillings: Growing Wealth at Charles Towne

  • September 12, 2015, 11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Before cotton was king and rice reigned supreme, South Carolina colonists struggled to find a cash crop that would provide them with a life of luxury. Colonists experimented with a...

Host Park: Charles Towne Landing State Historic Site

Atalaya Arts and Crafts Festival

  • September 25, 2015, 12:00 PM - 6:00 PM
  • September 26, 2015, 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • September 27, 2015, 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Free with Park Passport !
The Atalaya Arts and Crafts Festival is renowned throughout the Southeast as one of the best art events of its kind. A wide variety of artists from across the country...

Host Park: Huntington Beach State Park

Piecing Together the Past with Archaeology

  • October 10, 2015, 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Dig into history at Charles Towne Landing State Historic Site. Discover how archaeologists see beyond written records and learn about past cultures based on artifacts left behind. Visit us for...

Host Park: Charles Towne Landing State Historic Site

Palmetto Campout

  • October 17, 2015 - October 18, 2015
Have you always wanted to try tent-camping, but didn't know where to begin? The Palmetto Campout at Huntington Beach State Park is the chance for you and your family to...

Host Park: Huntington Beach State Park