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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Park Palooza!

  • April 4, 2015, 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Get outside and have some fun while participating in an extravagant array of activities designed for all ages and the entire family! Various programs will run continuously from 10 am...

Host Park: Myrtle Beach State Park

Camping with a Ranger

  • April 10, 2015 - April 12, 2015
Have you ever wished you could have your own personal park ranger while camping? Well, here's your chance. Table Rock State Park is hosting its 2nd annual "Camping with a...

Host Park: Table Rock State Park

Founders' Day Festival at Charles Towne Landing

  • April 11, 2015, 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Travel back in time at Charles Towne Landing State Historic Site and help us celebrate “the birth of South Carolina” at our annual Founders’ Day Festival. Living history staff will...

Host Park: Charles Towne Landing State Historic Site

Music on the Mountain

  • April 11, 2015, 2:00 PM - 6:00 PM
  • May 9, 2015, 2:00 PM - 6:00 PM
  • June 13, 2015, 2:00 PM - 6:00 PM
  • July 11, 2015, 2:00 PM - 6:00 PM
  • 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

Blue Wall Birding Festival

  • April 16, 2015 - April 19, 2015
Tour some of the best bird watching hotspots in the upstate as spring migration is getting underway. Experienced birders will guide small groups to a variety of habitats within the...

Host Park: Table Rock State Park

Musgrove Mill Revolutionary War Encampment Weekend

  • April 25, 2015, 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
  • April 26, 2015, 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Free with Park Passport !
Join us at Musgrove Mill State Historic Site for our Revolutionary War Encampment Weekend. This 2-day event will feature reenactors demonstrating many aspects of colonial life in the South Carolina...

Host Park: Musgrove Mill State Historic Site

Annual Friends Day

  • April 25, 2015, 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Admission to the park is free on this day of celebration, hosted by Paris Mountain State Park friends, though donations will be accepted. Enjoy children's activities, educational programs, free boat...

Host Park: Paris Mountain State Park

Animal Forest: Enrichment Day

  • April 25, 2015, 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
We all need our lives enriched – seeing a movie on Friday night, going to a playground, eating at your favorite restaurant. Going through the same motions day after day...

Host Park: Charles Towne Landing State Historic Site

Fishing 4 Fun

  • May 2, 2015, 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Come out to Croft State Natural Area for the 4rd annual Fishing 4 Fun event, a day of family fun and fishing. Bring your rod and reel and your lucky...

Host Park: Croft State Park

Palmetto Backcountry Campout

  • May 2, 2015 - May 3, 2015
Come out and play at the Palmetto Backcountry Campout. This campout is designed to introduce families or individuals to the backcountry camping experience. The campout will include a 0.4 mile...

Host Park: Jones Gap State Park