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Dr. Seuss Day - "A Seussical Day to Read and Play"

Saturday, March 3, 2018 - 10:00am to 2:00pm

Wall Lowcountry Center Complex

Brookgreen Gardens will host “A Seussical Day to Read and Play” on Saturday, March 3, from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m., at the Wall Lowcountry Center.  The event is in celebration of Read Across America Day, the annual nationwide event that takes place on March 2 – Dr. Seuss’s birthday. Families are invited to come together to enjoy a read aloud of books that convey the appreciation of art, nature, and conservation as experienced at Brookgreen Gardens.  Themed make-and-take crafts and activities will be available. Children and adults are encouraged to dress like their favorite book characters.  Activities will close with a celebration of Dr. Seuss’s birthday.  The program is free with garden admission. For more information, contact Stephanie Atkinson, Coordinator for Nature Education Development, at 843-235-6055 or complete the Contact form on the website.

Activities will include:

  • Meet the Animals Presentations at 11, 12, and 1,
  • On the Hour Read Alouds
  • Temporary Tattoo Station
  • Outdoor Games
  • Hopscotch
  • Corn hole
  • Scavenger Hunt
  • Building words with scrabble letters
  • Mr. Brown Can Moo Can You: Alphabet Challenge
  • Bubble Station
  • Chalk
  • Green Egg Relay Race

Science Exploration Stations: Oobleck, Bird Beak Experiment, Spaghetti Slime, Apple Experiment, Sensory Bucket

and lots of make and take crafts!





Open daily from 9:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. 
Closed Christmas Day

Please note: For their safety and the safety of our animal collection, pets are not allowed in Brookgreen Gardens, nor can they be left in vehicles inside Brookgreen.
Service animals are welcome.


Under 4
Children 4-12
Adults 13-64
Seniors 65 & Over


1931 Brookgreen Drive

Murrells Inlet, SC 29576

Off US Highway 17 Bypass, between Murrells Inlet and Pawleys Island