251 State Park RD, Santee South Carolina 29142
Nestled along the banks of Lake Marion in Santee Cooper Country where anglers come to test their skills. The lake also provides an abundance of wildlife for other outdoor enthusiasts and nature lovers. A tour group provides a nature-based boat tour of the lake. Overnight facilities include land and pier-based cabins, and two lakefront camping areas. Other attractions include nature trails, a bike trail, picnic area, park store, boat ramp, and a handicap-accessible fishing pier, a meeting building and an interpretive center.
Other South Carolina State Parks nearby:
(Blackville) Barnwell State Park
(Canadys) Colleton State Park & Edisto Canoe Trail
(Moncks Corner) Old Santee Canal State Park
(Ehrhardt) Rivers Bridge State Park
(Santee) Santee State Park
(Olanta) Woods Bay State Park
08/14 Coming to The Santee area
Vidalia Onion Festival Vidalia GA April18-21 Cooking School, Miss and Little Miss Vidalia Onion Pageants, Onion Maze, Onion Cook-off, Tasting Competition, The Onion Run, parades, carnival, rodeo, street dance, onion shootgun shoot, as well as a Dutch oven cooking demonstration.
Colleton County Rice Festival Walterboro SC April26-28 Rice Run-Walk, Dog Show, Open Car Show. Performance by Common Ground.
Sacred Heart Garden Festival Augusta GA April26-28 Historic Sacred Heart Cultural Center in downtown Augusta, GA will be the focus for classic southern gardening during its annual garden festival. Join us as we celebrate the advent of spring and raise funds to support the magnificent sacred heart cultural center.
Seafoodfest on the River Savannah GA May3-5 There is something for everyone as the price points and medium are wonderfully varied. Also make sure you check out the hot new stuff up and down River Street in over one hundred shops, restaurants and pubs!
Spoleto Festival Charleston SC May24-June9 Spoleto Festival has firmly established itself as one of the world’s major arts festivals and as one of the most significant arts organizations in the Southeast.
Effingham Oktoberfest Effingham GA September27-28 The Effingham Oktoberfest is supported and organized by the Effingham County Chamber of Commerce. The Festival is free and open to the public and parking shuttles run continuously.