Due to popular demand, one of the areaís most beloved family fun runs has been expanded to two nights! This year, the popular Holiday Festival of Lights Fun Run and Walk will be offered on Wednesday, November 9 AND Thursday, November 10! Join us during this two-mile non-competitive fun run and walk for a special preview of the 22nd annual Holiday Festival of Lights at James Island County Park.
Runners and walkers will be the first in Charleston to view more than 600 magical light displays. After reaching the finish line, participants are invited to enjoy the festival's amenities. Admission ticket (not receipt) is required for event entry, and must be purchased in advance. Due to the eventís popularity every year, organizers have expanded the formerly one-day fun run to accommodate more runners and walkers, but it will still likely sell out in advance. Register today to guarantee your spot in one of the nightís events!
3 Ways to Register:
1. Register online at www.ccprc.com/funrun by 4 p.m. Tuesday, November 8
2. Register by phone at (843) 795-4386
3. Register at CCPRC Park & Program Services (861 Riverland Dr.) by 4:30 p.m., Wednesday, November 9
Fees: Race fees are $12 per person (ages 3 and up). All participants must be pre-registered and have a ticket to enter the park. There will be no on-site ticket sales. Registration closes when space is full. Lost tickets will not be replaced.
The park will close to traffic at 6:30 p.m., so participants are encouraged to arrive early. The event begins at 6:45 p.m. The park will reopen to traffic at approximately 8:30 p.m. Socialized dogs are welcomed on short, non-retractable leashes. Retractable leashes, bicycles, skateboards, rollerblades, and scooters are not permitted.
For more information, call (843) 795-4386 or visit www.ccprc.com/funrun. The Holiday Festival of Lights will open officially on November 11 and remain open nightly through January 1, 2012.
High-resolution photos available upon request.
861 Riverland Drive / Charleston, South Carolina 29412 / (843) 762-8089 / FAX (843) 762-6159