The Charleston County Parks & Recreation Commission's mission is to improve the quality of life in Charleston County by offering a diverse system of park facilities, programs & services. Volunteers and volunteerism play an important role in helping CCPRC achieve it's mission through stewardship efforts, program support and operational assistance.
|Green Team @ Isle of Palms County Park||69||8/4/2021||10/24/2021|
The five-race Charleston Sprint Triathlon Series at James Island County Park features 600-yard freshwater swim, 12-mile bike ride, and 5K flat run. Over 30,000 people have raced the series over the years, and the series has been honored as one of the top ten Charleston Signature Sport Events by the Charleston Metro Sports Council.
|Course Monitors & Water Stations||1||8/8/2021||8/8/2021|
|Course Set Up||1||8/6/2021||8/6/2021|
|Race Day Packet Pick-Up Volunteer||0||8/8/2021||8/8/2021|
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.
|Course Monitors & Water Stations||1||11/6/2021||11/6/2021|
|Packet Pick-Up Volunteer||0||11/6/2021||11/6/2021|
|Set Up, Food Prep and Beer Server||0||11/6/2021||11/6/2021|
The Cooper River Bridge Run provides a world-class 10-K foot race. The race promotes continuous physical activity and a healthy lifestyle through education and opportunity.
|Finish Line Volunteer -Downtown Charleston||0||9/25/2021||9/25/2021|
|Leader- Downtown Charleston||0||9/25/2021||9/25/2021|
|Leader- Mt. Pleasant at the Exxon Gas station 323 Coleman Blvd||0||9/25/2021||9/25/2021|
|Leader- Mt. Pleasant Intersection of Chuck Dawley and Coleman||0||9/25/2021||9/25/2021|
|Starting Line Volunteer- Mt. Pleasant Intersection of Chuck Dawley and Coleman||1||9/25/2021||9/25/2021|
|Starting Line-Mt. Pleasant @ Exxon Gas Station 323 Coleman Blvd||1||9/25/2021||9/25/2021|
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!
|Fun Run Set Up Crew||1||11/10/2021||11/10/2021|
|Gift Shop Set-Up||4||8/9/2021||8/30/2021|
Take to the trails of Mullet Hall Equestrian Center on foot in the premier Lowcountry Half and 5k. Breathtaking fall foliage, moss-draped oaks and native wildlife provide a scenic backdrop reminiscent of days gone by. Run. Escape. Enjoy!
|Course Monitors & Water Stations||1||10/9/2021||10/9/2021|
|Packet Pick-Up Volunteer||0||10/9/2021||10/9/2021|
|Set Up, Food Prep and Beer Server||0||10/9/2021||10/9/2021|
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 allée, and the McLeod Oak, which is thought to be more than 600 years old
|McLeod Plantation Historic Site Volunteer||0|
Dust off your dancing shoes and get ready for summer and Shaggin’ on the Pier! Live music will fill the air with local bands performing throughout the season at the Mount Pleasant Pier. Gates open at 7:00pm and the music begins at 8:00pm. All ages are invited to let loose, breathe in the ocean breeze and dance the night away under the stars.
The glow of the Ravenel Bridge and the sights and sounds of Charleston Harbor provide an unparalleled backdrop for an evening of yoga with instructor Ji Hwang.
|Event Set-Up, Breakdown & Directing Participants||0||9/16/2021||9/16/2021|
|Registration/Check In Volunteer||0||9/16/2021||9/16/2021|
Take in the scenic views of Wannamaker County Park as the moon and stars enhance your flowing yoga experience.
|Check In Volunteer||0||10/14/2021||10/14/2021|
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.