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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Easter Egg Hunt at Musgrove Mill State Historic Site

  • April 20, 2014, 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Join us at Musgrove Mill State Historic Site Easter Sunday for a fun, family-friendly Easter egg hunt! The hunt will begin at 3:00 PM, and there will be different hunts...

Host Park: Musgrove Mill State Historic Site

Musgrove Mill Revolutionary War Encampment Weekend

  • April 26, 2014, 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
  • April 27, 2014, 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

Animal Forest: Enrichment Day

  • April 26, 2014, 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

Totally Turtles!

  • May 3, 2014, 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Learn all about South Carolina's state reptile, the loggerhead sea turtle, during this multi-event program! Crawl through a shrimp net, dig a nest like a sea turtle, create a turtle...

Host Park: Myrtle Beach State Park

Nature and Wildlife Photography Workshop

  • May 6, 2014 - May 8, 2014
Join us at Santee State Park for an awesome photography workshop. Take this opportunity to photograph waterfowl, raptors, alligators, and other wildlife during three days of hands-on instruction. The program...

Host Park: Santee State Park

Music on the Mountain

  • May 10, 2014, 2:00 PM - 6:00 PM
  • June 14, 2014, 2:00 PM - 6:00 PM
  • July 12, 2014, 2:00 PM - 6:00 PM
  • August 2, 2014, 2:00 PM - 6:00 PM
  • September 13, 2014, 2:00 PM - 6:00 PM
  • October 10, 2014, 6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
  • November 8, 2014, 2:00 PM - 6:00 PM
  • December 13, 2014, 2:00 PM - 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

Palmetto Campout

  • May 17, 2014 - May 18, 2014, 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
    Every Week on Saturday
  • October 18, 2014 - October 19, 2014, 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
    Every Week on Saturday
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

1800s Food Preservation

  • May 17, 2014, 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Can you imagine life without a refrigerator, freezer, or processed foods that stay good for months on the shelf? Early frontier families did not have these modern conveniences, yet they...

Host Park: Kings Mountain State Park

Turtlefest at Edisto

  • May 31, 2014, 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
This special, one-day festival celebrating the return of the loggerhead sea turtles to South Carolina beachers will include exhibits, arts-and-crafts and information on how you can protect these threatened animals....

Host Park: Edisto Beach State Park

Guided Battlefield Hike

  • June 7, 2014, 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Come and celebrate National Trails Week with a Battlefield Hike at Musgrove Mill State Historic Site on June 7. The park staff will lead a guided hike of the Battlefield...

Host Park: Musgrove Mill State Historic Site