The Folly Beach County Park provides a guarded swimming area open to the general public. Support functions include concessions, picnic area, open-air gathering space, restrooms, and bathing facilities. Folly Park amenities include 2500 feet of ocean frontage, 200 feet of river frontage, dressing areas, outdoor showers, restrooms, boardwalks, picnic areas, and a snack bar (seasonally). Boogie boards, bicycles, umbrellas, and chair rentals are also available between Labor Day and Memorial Day. Lifeguards are on duty during the summer season, also.