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
  • Boardwalks and accessible ramps
  • Restrooms
  • Beach access
  • Showers and changing rooms
  • Lifeguards (seasonal)

Pier Hours and Fees

  1. Pier Hours
  2. Pier Parking & Fees


  • Open daily, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. 


Lifeguards are not on duty at the Folly Beach Commercial District (3rd St. West to 2nd St. East). For a guarded swimming area, please visit Folly Beach County Park, where lifeguards are on duty from 10 a.m.-6 p.m. daily through August 15 and weekends only starting August 21.

Pier 101 RESTAURANT & bar

  • Pier 101 Restaurant is currently closed and is expected to reopen in the Spring of 2022.

No dogs, other than service animals, are allowed on the pier.