The Atalaya Festival for 2020 has been CANCELLED, in person. However, Huntington Beach State Park will be hosting a virtual, online festival beginning Friday, September 25 and running through November! We'll be showcasing artists who applied for the show! SHOP ONLINE with the artists! STAY TUNED!

Membership Dues

Membership dues for the Friends of Huntington Beach Park for the year July 1, 2020 – June 30, 2021 will be increased as follows:

Individual Membership - $35

Family Membership - $40

Supporting Membership - $60

The Friends membership increases are in alignment with the South Carolina Park Passport increases that were effective January 1, 2020.

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Sep. 13, 2020

New Nature Center “Coming Soon”

At our recent Friends of Huntington Beach State Park Board of Directors meeting, Park Manager Brenda Magers updated us on the progress of the building of the Nature Center. The exhibits are being installed and then they will be prepared for the different species to be introduced into their new environment.

Sep. 13, 2020

New Park Playground

The Friends of Huntington Beach State Park has partnered with the Park to accept donations specially earmarked to continue work on the playground. If you would like to make a donation designated specially for the playground please notate this information on your check memo line or if you are using the PayPal link on our website ( select Playground.

Our Mission

The Friends of Huntington Beach State Park in South Carolina was founded in 2003.  We are dedicated to helping the park fulfill it's mission of providing quality outdoor recreation and educational opportunities, and sustaining the integrity of the park's natural and cultural resources.  The Friends are partners with the park; together, we are able to accomplish park improvements that otherwise might not be possible. 

Huntington Beach State Park Map

The Friends of Huntington Beach State Park is a nonprofit organization that provides physical and monetary assistance for Huntington Beach State Park. The goal of the Friends is to improve the quality of the experience of visitors to the park. All proceeds (above cost) from our Fundraisers go directly to this park. Anyone can help the Friends achieve their goal by becoming a Volunteer or making a monetary donation. 


Click on the link below for the Volunteer Application or go to our Online Store to make a donation.




**Friends Application**

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