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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Musgrove Mill Battlefield Guided Hike

  • February 11, 2017, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  • April 8, 2017, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
On Saturday, Musgrove Mill State Historic Site will offer a guided hike of the battlefield trail. The Battle of Musgrove's Mill, which occurred on August 19th, 1780, was a turning...

Host Park: Musgrove Mill State Historic Site

Animal Swoon

  • February 14, 2017, 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Enjoy an evening exploring the wild and humorous ways our local animals go about the serious business of finding a mate in an open and candid manner. In a fire-lit...

Host Park: Myrtle Beach State Park

Amazing Challenge Race

  • March 4, 2017, 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Race around Myrtle Beach State Park in the annual “Amazing Race” contest that covers 4.5 to 5.5 miles. Enjoy a day of friendly competition using your wits, athleticism, and problem-solving...

Host Park: Myrtle Beach State Park

Lowcountry Colonial Days

  • March 4, 2017, 10:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Free with Park Passport !
Staff, volunteers and members of the Independent Company of South Carolina will bring Dorchester’s rich history back to life at this living history event. Visitors can interact with authentically clothed,...

Host Park: Colonial Dorchester State Historic Site

Andrew Jackson Birthday Celebration

  • March 25, 2017, 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Free with Park Passport !
Come out to celebrate the birthday of the Seventh President of the United States at his boyhood homeplace. Join us for a day of living history demonstrations to see what...

Host Park: Andrew Jackson State Park