Charleston County Park & Recreation Commission

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Join us for the Ultra Chili 5K,  participants will navigate through the majestic moss-draped trails of Laurel Hill County Park during the Chili 5K. Post-race party includes hot chili and cold beer.

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Course Monitors & Water Stations 0 11/7/2020 11/7/2020
Packet Pick-Up Volunteer 0 11/7/2020 11/7/2020
Photographer 0 11/7/2020 11/7/2020
Set Up, Food Prep and Beer Server 0 11/7/2020 11/7/2020


Believe In...Holiday Magic!
Each year, thousands of families create lasting memories at the Holiday Festival of Lights, where millions of multicolored lights illuminate the sky throughout 52 enchanting nights. Journey through three miles of over 700 magical light displays of all shapes and sizes. Park your car and enjoy family activities, shopping, food, entertainment, and so much more!

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Fun Run 0 11/11/2020 11/12/2020


McLeod Plantation was established in 1851 and  has borne witness to some of the most significant periods of Charleston’s - and our nations - history. Today McLeod Plantation is an important 37-acre Gullah/Geechee heritage site that has been carefully preserved in recognition of its cultural and historical significance. The grounds include a riverside outdoor pavilion, a sweeping oak allĂ©e, and the McLeod Oak, which is thought to be more than 600 years old


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McLeod Plantation Historic Site Volunteer 0


The Off-Road Duathlon is January 18th. Racers will traverse the scenic trails of Laurel Hill County Park.This three-part, beginner friendly course begins with a 2-mile run, then a 7-mile bike, and finishes with another 2-mile run. Be a part of this fun event, volunteer opportunities available for everyone.


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Course Monitors & Water Stations 0 1/16/2021 1/16/2021
Photographer 0 1/16/2021 1/16/2021
Race Day Packet Pick-Up Volunteer 0 1/16/2021 1/16/2021

PICKIN' IN THE PARK @ Johns Island County Park

This is a new event @ Johns Island County Park. It is a drive in concert with vendors. 


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Greeter 0 11/7/2020 11/7/2020
ID Checking 1 11/7/2020 11/7/2020
Parking Lot Attendant 1 11/7/2020 11/7/2020
The Green Team Recycling Ambassador 0 11/7/2020 11/7/2020
Wine/Beverage Station 0 11/7/2020 11/7/2020


A half-marathon and 5K to support the preservation of the Morris Island Lighthouse by Save The Light, a grassroots non-profit organization that formed in 2000 to save the Morris Island Lighthouse from being lost to the sea. Both races are USATF-certified and start and finish near the Folly Beach Pier. Half Marathon is a run only event. The 5K is open to runners and walkers. 

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Course Setup/Directions 0 2/5/2021 2/5/2021
Parking Lot Attendant 0 2/5/2021 2/6/2021
Pre-Race Packet Pick-Up 0 2/5/2021 2/5/2021
Race Day Packet Pick-Up Volunteers 0 2/6/2021 2/6/2021
Volunteer Leader 0 2/5/2021 2/6/2021


Through park sweeps, resource recovery, and other volunteer activities, the CCPRC Green Team will have fun while doing their part to protect their county parks.
The Green Team will:
i. help to encourage and protect the stability, integrity, value, and beauty of the County Park's natural and historical resources
ii. cultivate an ethic of stewardship
iii. make Charleston's County Parks a model of environmental stewardship for the region

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Boat Landing Sweep @ Cooper River Marina 1 10/31/2020 10/31/2020

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Mission Statement

The Charleston County Park and Recreation Commission will improve the quality of life in Charleston County by offering a diverse system of park facilities, programs and services.