Holiday Festival of Lights Fun Run & Walk

November 8 & 9 at James Island County Park

Join us for an exclusive preview of the Holiday Festival of Lights! Runners and walkers will be the first in Charleston to experience more than 200 magical light displays and so much that the festival has to offer.


$35 per vehicle - maximum 15 people per standard size vehicle. Guests must arrive together, as each vehicle must have a ticket for entry.

  • November 8 event is now SOLD OUT.
  • November 9 event is now SOLD OUT.

Ticket holders: be prepared to present the QR code(s) you received via email when you registered for the event. (You may have to check your SPAM or Junk folders.) You can also find your Registration QR codes by visiting your events page and logging in with the email address you used to purchase your tickets.

Event Details

  • Event cancellation and refund policy.
  • The park will close to all traffic at 6:30 p.m. 
  • All participants must be on the course by 6:45 p.m. and off the course by 8 p.m.
  • This is a rain or shine event.
  • Space is limited, and event is expected to sell out.
  • Registration closes when space is full.
  • Participants must have a ticket to enter the park.
  • Registered participants will receive a glow necklace.
  • Your ticket will be emailed to you. You will not receive a ticket in the mail.
  • Course map (PDF)

Know Before You Go!

  • Bicycles, skateboards, roller skates, rollerblades, or scooters are not allowed. 
  • Socialized dogs on a short, non-retractable leashes are welcome.


Please contact Park & Program Services by email or by phone at 843-795-4386.