Family Camp Jam

Bring the family out for a good old-fashioned campout! Join us under the starry skies of Johns Island County Park for an evening of stargazing, good vibes, delicious food, and toe-tapping tunes! Indulge in the sweet delight of roasting marshmallows, and join the Lowcountry Stargazers for an enchanting stargazing experience. It's a night of family, fun, and making unforgettable memories.

Location: Johns Island County Park
Date: April 20-21, 2024


  • Check-in: 3 p.m. on April 20, 2024
  • Check-out: 10 a.m. on April 21, 2024


Event details

  • Campers will have time to explore the park at their leisure.
  • The park offers an archery range and disc golf course if you have your own equipment.
  • Dinner and music will take place from 6 - 8 p.m.
  • Dinner will be provided by Potluck food truck.
  • A marshmallow roasting pit will be offered, complete with marshmallows and sticks provided for you.
  • Lowcountry Stargazers program will begin at 8 p.m.
  • This event is rain or shine.
  • Smoking, vaping or tobacco use is prohibited at Charleston County Park & Recreation Commission-owned and operated facilities, programs and events.

Camping Rules

  • The park is off-limits from sunset to sunrise.
  • Campers are prohibited from sleeping in their automobiles. RV camping can be accommodated for an additional fee.
  • Equestrian camping is not allowed for this event.
  • An adult must accompany all campers under 18 years of age for the duration of the visit.
  • Alcoholic beverages are not allowed.
  • No open fires allowed. Cooking with approved camp stoves only.
  • No pets allowed.
  • Fireworks, drones, and other dangerous projectiles are prohibited.
  • Quiet hours are from 10 p.m. - 7 a.m. 
  • Golf carts are permitted on the showgrounds and the roadways within Johns Island County Park. All golf cart drivers must have a valid driver’s license and insurance. Golf carts are not permitted on park trails, paved or unpaved. Except for mobility scooters, no electric scooters are allowed.
  •  The Johns Island County Park Rules also apply. Local law enforcement and South Carolina Department of Natural Resources have jurisdiction at this facility. Park fees, operating schedules, and hours are subject to change without notice.