Gold Pass

Gold Pass

Unwrap a full year of fun and adventure with a Gold Pass! Enjoy unlimited admission into many of your county parks. Spend the day at a variety of special events and take advantage of special park and program discounts only for Gold Pass holders!  

*Gold Pass holders are allowed admission of up to 15 people per vehicle unless otherwise specified.

  • Caw Caw Interpretive Center
  • Folly Beach County Park
  • Isle of Palms County Park
  • James Island County Park
  • Johns Island County Park
  • Kiawah Beachwalker Park
  • Laurel Hill County Park
  • Lighthouse Inlet Heritage Preserve
  • McLeod Plantation Historic Site (up to four visitors)
  • Meggett County Park
  • North Charleston Wannamaker County Park
  • Palmetto Islands County Park
  • Stono River County Park
  • Wannamaker North Trail
  • West County Aquatic Center (up to four visitors)
  • Harvest Festival
  • Holiday Festival of Lights (valid for one-time admission)
  • Latin American Festival
  • Lowcountry Cajun Festival
  • Reggae Nights Summer Concert Series
  • Caw Caw Early Morning Bird Walks

*Gold Pass card must be presented to be scanned for admission; receipt of purchase is not valid for entry. Due to limited parking, parking at the Folly Beach Pier is no longer a Gold Pass benefit.

Purchase Your Gold Pass

Passes purchased online will be processed and sent via USPS. Passes may also be purchased at park offices.

  • Purchase Gold Pass for $90, $75 for Charleston County residents, or $60 for Seniors 60+ plus tax
  • Purchase Community Bus Gold Pass for $100 plus tax (available to school groups, daycares, churches, and organizations bringing large buses - not available for commercial bus groups.)

Charleston County resident and Senior 60+ discount will appear in cart.

Charleston County residents contribute to the development of our county park system through property taxes, therefore a discounted rate is available to them.


South Carolina Aquarium Logo Opens in new windowGold Pass holders receive $15 off South Carolina Aquarium annual memberships. To receive your discount, show your Gold Pass at the South Carolina Aquarium Member Window or use promo code PARKGOLD22 (valid through 12/31/22). Not valid with any other discount. One coupon per person. Restrictions apply.