Save the Light Half Marathon & 5K

February 3, 2018 at the Folly Beach Pier



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.

Registration & Fees

Race registration opens in October. You may register online or call 843-795-4386. Rates increase on January 2, 2018.
  • Half Marathon: $45 ($40 for MoveIT! Pass members)
  • 5K: $25 ($20 for MoveIT! Pass members)
Save The Light

Race Details

  • Register prior to January 5 to be guaranteed a free t-shirt and Morris Island Lighthouse photo.
  • Online and phone registration ends at 2 p.m. on Thursday, February 1.
  • Packet pick-up and registration available at The Tides Hotel on Friday, February 2 from 4-7 p.m., and on race day from 7-8 a.m.
  • Both races begin at 8:30 a.m.
  • Awards and post-race food will be provided.
  • 2017 Half Marathon Results & 5K Results