Frugal Fun for $5 - or Less!

There are so many affordable ways to enjoy your Charleston County Parks this summer for $5 or less per person.* Choose from a wide range of recreational activities that create lasting memories and fun for the whole family without having to spend a lot of money.

Skate A Park


Check out SK8 Charleston! It's just $1 for spectators or $3 to participate.

Pedal Your Parks 


If you don't have your own bike, rent one of ours for $4 per hour + $5 deposit at
James Island County Park, Mount Pleasant Palmetto Islands County Park, or North Charleston Wannamaker County Park.*

Paddle Your Parks


Kayak and pedal boat rentals are available at James Island County Park, Mount Pleasant Palmetto Islands County Park, or North Charleston Wannamaker County Park starting at $4 or less (plus $5 deposit) per half hour.*


Rattle Some Chains


The disc golf course is free, and you can rent discs for $5 at
The Outdoor Zone at James Island County Park (18-hole) or at North Charleston Wannamaker County Park (9-hole) if you don't have your own set.*

Other Fish in the Sea


So reel one in at the
Mount Pleasant Pier or Folly Beach Pier for $3 (Children under 12 and seniors 60+), $4 (Active Military), or $5 (Adults).

Big Fun


The Big Toy playground at Mount Pleasant Palmetto Islands County Park promises big fun.*


Free Fun for Fido


Take your best friend out to the
dog parks at James Island County Park, North Charleston Wannamaker County Park, and Mount Pleasant Palmetto Islands County Park.*

Movie Nights


Kick back and relax during a 
Wannamaker Movie Night this spring and summer at North Charleston Wannamaker County Park. Free with park admission, Wannamaker Movie Nights are May 13, June 10, July 8, and August 12.

More Free Fun for Fido


Yappy Hour at James Island County Park is an evening of cold beverages and live music while the dogs play on May 18, September 14, October 12.* 

Magic, Music, & More


James Island County Park and North Charleston Wannamaker County Park host some really great acts for kids during the 
Summer Entertainment Series. Just $4 per child in advance ($5 at door and chaperone is free).

Get Wet


Spray Play at James Island County Park and The Sprinkler at North Charleston Wannamaker County Park are free all summer long!*

Archers Rejoice


The
archery range at Johns Island County Park is just $1 per person (equipment not provided).

Walk It Off


Equestrians, walkers, and joggers will love the trails at
Johns Island County Park. They're just $1 per person or $5 per person on horseback.

Bike It


For only $1 per person, the Wannamaker North Trail offers 13-miles of mountain biking fun for all experience levels.
*Does not include park admission of $2 per person to James Island County Park, Mount Pleasant Palmetto Islands County Park, or North Charleston Wannamaker County Park. Gold Pass members are admitted free of charge.