• 3-in-1 Day (2022)

    Tuesday, March 10, 2022

    Always on March 10th of each year.
    Archer and Anna Hyatt Huntington shared more than just their birthdays, they also were married on March 10th. 3-in-1 Day is our way of celebrating the 3 special events of their lives.

    *Friends' Fundraiser

  • Huntington Beach State Park Kite Festival (2022)

    Saturday & Sunday, March 19 & 20, 2022
    Time 11am-4pm
    The Inaugural Huntington Beach State Park Kite Festival!
    We will have:
    Live music
    Food Trucks
    Blow up obstacle courses
    Color your own kite
    Petting Zoo

    *State Park Fundraiser

  • Birds of Prey Day (2022)

    Saturday, March 26, 2022
    Time: 10 am to 4 pm
    Bird Walk: 10-11am
    Meet the Animals: 11-12:30pm
    Flight Demonstration:
    Owl Pellet CSI: 2-3pm
    Children's Nature Crafts:

    Enjoy a day of bird-themed programs and events at South Carolina’s No. 1 birding destination! One of the
    highlights of this event will be a free-flight live raptor demonstration by the Center for Birds of Prey at 1pm

    *State Park Fundraiser

  • Gator Gauntlet 5K (2022)

    Date: Saturday, April 2, 2022
    Time: 10am until ??

    We will be giving a special prize for the most outrageous costume! This 5K is open to everyone, from beginner runners and joggers, experienced athletes to dog walkers - all are welcome. This race is timed but you can run at your own pace. The cost to register for the Gator Gauntlet 5K is $30 and includes a race T-shirt, your park admission and registration fees. To register please go online at www.Go-GreenEvents.com. The Gator Gauntlet starts at 10 AM and check in begins at 9AM. All registered runners will receive a race series T-Shirt, souvenirs and be eligible for door and top place finisher prizes. All proceeds for the 5K will go towards trail improvements at Huntington Beach State Park.
    *State Park Fundraiser

  • Palmetto Campout (2022) (photos courtesy of Mike Walker)

    Date: May 14 & 15, 2022

    Never been tent camping? Stay overnight with a park ranger who will help you set-up your tent and teach cooking and camping secrets. Families will learn how to go crabbing, pull a seine net, paddle a kayak, and much more! Campers will be provided with a list of food items to bring with them to be prepared at their campsite. A limited number of tents and air mattresses are available to borrow if you don't have your own. Fee: $50 per family. Call the park's Naturalist's office to register: 843-235-8755, or e-mail: huntingtonbeacheducation@scprt.com
    See www.huntingtonbeachsp.com for more information.

    *State Park Fundraiser

  • The 47th Atalaya Arts & Crafts Festival (2022) (2021)

    Date: September 23 - 25, 2022

    (Event details to be added later)

  • Atalaya Sleepover (2022)

    Date: Saturday, November 11(4:30pm) - Sunday, Nov. 12 (to 10am)

    Well, here is your chance! Activities include s’mores & ghost stories by the campfire, a tour of the house, a scavenger hunt, a nighttime beach walk, morning wildlife walk, and
    much more. Dinner and breakfast are included. $50/adult, $30/children ages 7-15.
    www.huntingtonbeachsp.com or call the park's Naturalist's office at 843-235-8755 for more information.
    *State Park Fundraiser

  • Atalaya Holiday celebration (2022)

    Date: December 3,2022
    Time: 11-4pm

    (Event details will be added later.)

    *Friends' Fundraiser

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 webstore to make a donation.




Friends Application 2022