Weekend Events


  • Saturday, January 16, 2016
  • Start Time 8:00 am

Half Marathon

  • Saturday, January 16, 2016
  • Start Time 8:00 am

Shrimp and Grits 5k

  • Saturday, January 16, 2016
  • Start Time 8:00 am

Bike Ride

  • Sunday, January 17, 2016
  • Start Time 8:30 am

Charleston Youth Marathon Program

  • Friday, January 15, 2016
  • Start Time 3:30 pm
  • Join us at Burke Middle High School as we watch hundreds of our community children run on portions of the official Charleston Marathon course.
  • Registration will begin at 2:00 pm. Run begins at 3:30 pm

Health and Fitness Expo

  • Friday, January 15, 2016
  • 11:00 am – 8:00 pm
  • The Health and Fitness Expo will be open during Packet Pick-up/Late Registration on Friday, January 15, 2016 at Burke Middle High School.. The expo will feature local businesses, as well as exhibitors featuring running gear, and the latest developments in sports, fitness and nutrition. Please check back frequently for a list of our vendors.
  • Becoming a vendor at the Expo will help promote and sell your product, service, or event to a projected 10,000 attendees. All race participants will be attending the Expo to pick up their race packets, and local families will be there to participate in the Youth Marathon and/or watch their children perform during our Pre-Race Dinner entertainment. If you would like to exhibit during our Expo, please download our application form

Pre-Race Dinner/Entertainment

  • Friday, January 15, 2016
  • 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm
  • Join us at Burke High Middle School during the Expo and Packet-Pick up to load up on some yummy pasta to fuel you for your run.

Post Race Celebration

  • Saturday, January 16, 2016
  • 9:00 am to 4:00 pm
  • Let us celebrate You and your accomplishment! Following the race, we will have free shrimp and grits and beer for all participants, and post race musical entertainment on the big stage at the finish at North Charleston High School.