St. Marys Waterfront Park
St. Marys, GA 31558
In the late 1800s, tall ships crowded the harbor as St. Marys was the southernmost point of the United States and a prime trading port for the America's. Today, the beautiful St. Marys Waterfront Park lines the river's shore and is a great place to spend some time during your stay. You can enjoy a riverfront walkway. A public boat launch and dock are located here. A private marina is located adjacent to the park. There is a playground for kids. The waterfront park is the perfect setting for weddings and special events that require a naturally beautiful outdoor setting and is a popular location for many parties and events.
Info & Amenities
Hours of Operation
Sunday: 7:00AM - 10:00PM
Monday: 7:00AM - 10:00PM
Tuesday: 7:00AM - 10:00PM
Wednesday: 7:00AM - 10:00PM
Thursday: 7:00AM - 10:00PM
Friday: 7:00AM - 10:00PM
Saturday: 7:00AM - 10:00PM
Admission & Fees
Boat Launch, Bus / Motorcoach Parking on Site, Concessions, Free Parking, Parking on Site, Picnic Area, Public Restrooms
Family-friendly, Free Admission , Handicapped Accessible, Open Year 'Round, Pet-friendly
Near Interstate Highway
Suitable for Ages
4th of July Celebration - St. Marys
07/04/2017 - 07/04/2017
Celebrate the 4th of July in a small-town atmosphere in St. Marys, Georgia with a parade, entertainment, arts and crafts, food vendors, kids rides, a street dance and one of the largest fireworks displays in Southeast Georgia. America's Birthday Train will also be running at noon, 2 p.m. and 4 p.m. to celebrate the holiday! This event is sponsored by the Kiwanis Club.read more
Annual Rock Shrimp Festival
10/07/2017 - 10/07/2017
The Annual Rock Shrimp Festival in historic St. Marys continues its long-standing tradition of family fun with a full day of events, including a 5K run, kids' activities, a themed parade featuring decorated floats, fire trucks, tractors, golf carts and more. Downtown will be overflowing with all-day entertainment, demonstrations, arts and crafts vendors, food concessionaires, and, of course, the sweet-tasting rock shrimp that is the event's namesake.
The tentative schedule is as...read more
St. Marys Haunted History Tour
10/27/2017 - 10/27/2017
For a fun and educational Halloween activity, this downtown event can't be beat. Blending legends with authentic historical events, storytellers will hold court at noteworthy St. Marys sites. Each presenter will be fully costumed to reflect their respective time periods.
Possible tour sites are Oak Grove Cemetery, the Peace Garden, St. Marys Submarine Museum, Riverview Hotel or Orange Hall.
Prices are $8 in advance and $10 on the day of the event. Special group rates are av...read more