Folly Beach Pier
The gift shop and observation deck of the Folly Beach Pier are open to the public while replacement construction continues for the remainder of the pier structure. The new Folly Beach Pier is expected to open in the Spring of 2023.
Pier & Gift Shop Amenities
- Gangplank Gift & Tackle Shop
- Pier 101 Restaurant & Bar
- Boardwalks and accessible ramps
- Beach access
- Showers and changing rooms
- Lifeguards (seasonal)
Pier Hours and Fees
Pier & Gift Shop Hours
Open daily, 8 a.m. - 9 p.m.
No Lifeguards on Duty
Lifeguards are not on duty at the Folly Beach Pier/Commercial District (3rd St. West to 2nd St. East).
Pier 101 Restaurant & Bar
See Pier 101 Restaurant website for hours.
No pets, other than service animals, are allowed on the pier. Dogs are not allowed on the beach from 10 a.m. - 6 p.m. from May 1 to September 30. At all other times they must be leashed and under control.
Parking Fee for Standard Vehicles
- January & February: $5
- March & April: $10
- May-Labor Day: $15 Monday-Friday and $20 Saturday-Sunday & holidays
- September & October: $10
- November & December: $5
There is no fee for walk-ins or bicyclists. School groups, please call 843-795-4386 for parking information.
Rod rentals are not available at this time.
Folly Beach Pier parking is no longer a Gold Pass benefit as of December 2020.
Due to limited parking, visitors are encouraged to arrive early, carpool when possible, and expect delays entering the parking lot.
Due to limited turning radius in our parking lot, we are unable to accommodate RVs and buses.