Run to Save the Light

CHARLESTON, SC (Lowcountry Weekend) - Help preserve the Morris Island Lighthouse by running a half marathon or 5K on February 5th, 2022. Charleston County Parks is teaming up with Save the Light to host the event. The races start near the Folly Beach Pier. The half marathon kicks off at 8:00 a.m. and is runner only. The 5K (which you can run or walk) isn’t far behind at 8:30 a.m.

Anyone 10 and up can run in the half marathon and the 5K is open to anyone 8 and up. However, all participants under the age of 15 must have a registered adult chaperone with them. If you want to be one of the two events, you’ll need to register in advance. Registration closes on January 31st. Fees are $60 for the half marathon and $40 for the 5K.

Register here to be a part of the half marathon or the 5K.