Teen and Youth Activities
Teen and Youth Activities are a great way to experience Kiawah and to meet new friends. Activities are held throughout the summer and during all major holidays.
All events take place at Night Heron Park, unless otherwise noted. Youth programs are designed for ages 7-12. Teen programs are designed for ages 13-18. Recreation staff is present, however, youth and teens are not individually supervised. Please note that the following schedule is subject to change. Call (843) 768-6001 for more information.
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Summer 2017 Sports and Recreation
Admission complimentary unless otherwise noted, Reservations not required. Offerings are seasonal, please call (843)768-6001 for availability. Recreation staff is present; however, youth and teens are not individually supervised. During teen events, please make necessary arrangements for transportation. Night Heron Park closes at 11pm.
Youth: Extreme Laser Tag
Tuesdays, June 13-August 11, 8pm – 10pm
Come ready to dodge and shoot while mixing it up with other kids on the island! Meet at Night Heron Park stage.
Teen Night: Extreme Laser Tag
Tuesdays, June 13- August 11, 10pm – 11pm
Come ready to dodge and shoot while mixing it up with other teens on the island! Meet at Night Heron Park stage.
Youth: 3 on 3 Basketball
Mondays, June 5- August 11, 7pm – 8pm
Come with a team or solo to make some friends. Teams will be divided into age brackets: 7-9 & 10-12. Winning teams of the tournament will receive a prize. Meet at the Night Heron Park Basketball Court. $2 per player.
Teen and Adultt: 3 on 3 Basketball
Mondays, June 5- August 11, 8pm – 9:30pm
In this tournament, teams will be divided into teen and adult age brackets. Games will be called by a referee. Tournament champions will receive a prize. Meet at the Night Heron Park Basketball Court. $2 per player.
Teen Night: Ping Pong
Thursdays, June 15- August 11, 8pm-10pm
Bring your best table tennis skills for this teens only tournament! Meets in the Night Heron Park Pavilion.
Wednesdays 6:30pm- 8:30pm and Fridays 6:15pm-8:15pm ,June 7- August 11
New for 2017! Come play the hottest game in the nation! Archery Tag is a fast paced game of aim, accuracy, teamwork, strategy, and FUN! $5/ game or $20 wristband for unlimited play per night. Reservations are not required but time slot sign-up may be necessary based on number of participants. Check in at Night Heron Park Fields. Ages 8+.
Teen Outdoor Adventures
Adults must be present to sign kids in and out, before and after the trip. All Nature Tours have a 24-hour cancellation policy. Offerings are seasonal, call the Nature Center at (843)768-6001 for availability and reservations.Recommended ages 13-15, no adults allowed! Adults must sign their child in and out when dropped off and picked up.
Nature Scavenger Hunt!
Test your navigation skills and embark on a scavenger hunt on Kiawah Island by bicycle. Naturalists will guide you to various wild locations where you can use your detective skills and the clues provided to discover and collect nature artifacts. Scavenger hunt winners earn bragging rights and a prize!
$25/person. 2 person minimum. Duration: 2 hours Does NOT include bike rental.
Time for the kids to get out and have an adventure of their own. After some quick tips, it’s time to jump in your own kayak and have some fun on the water. From races in the river to some fun in the pluff mud, you’re sure to make some new friends on this trip!
Seasonal. $55/teen; $50 for KIGR guests and KICA members, 2 person minimum. Duration: 2 hours
SUP!? Take the plunge and become a part of the fastest growing water sport on the East Coast. Hand stands, balancing tricks and team paddling are just a few of the fun activities to do on paddleboards while enjoying the view of the salt marsh.
Seasonal. $45/teen; $40/ KIGR & KICA Teens. 2 person minimum. Duration: 1.5 hours
Looking for more youth activities?
Check out our Jr. Naturalist Program for seasonal daily adventures for your explorer aged 7 -12 years! Kids aged 7 and up should also check out our Classroom Program Reptile Round-Up, and your 3 – 6 year olds can join us for Scales and Scutes! Call for times and reservations: 843.768.6001.