Parking & Shuttle

Please see below for suggested parking lots for Race Day for runners and spectators.

  • Half Marathon participants will park near the start line in Charleston and take a shuttle post-race back to the parking area.
  • Shrimp and Grits 5k and the Youth Run participants will park at Firefly Distillery near the start line in North Charleston.
  • All participants will finish at Firefly Distillery.

Please note that all parking options listed below are suggested lots. Availability will be on a first come, first served basis. We highly recommend carpooling or taking an Uber/Lyft/Taxi, as well as arriving at least 45 minutes prior to your race start to alleviate race morning stress!

PNC Bank Charleston Half Marathon Parking

Half Marathon Race Start: Burke High School – 244 President St., Charleston, SC

Half Marathon Suggested Parking Lot: Hagood Lot – 50 Hagood Ave, Charleston, SC

  • Parking attendants will be onsite starting at 5:00am.
  • Price is $5.00 per car.
  • Cash and card are accepted.

Half Marathon Suggested Uber / Lyft / Taxi Drop-Off: Participants are encouraged to use ride share options on race morning.

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Shrimp & Grits 5k and Youth Run Parking

Free parking will be available at Firefly Distillery.

The 5k start line is a 10 minute walk from Firefly, so please plan to arrive EARLY to allow yourself time to park and walk to the start line.

Uber/Lyft Drop-Off Location: Firefly Distillery | 1190 Columbia Ave., North Charleston, SC 29405

Reminder: The Spruill Ave entrance to Firefly will be closed to traffic on race day. Please use 1190 Columbia Ave to access Firefly on race day.

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Access to Firefly Distillery on Race Day

Important Race Day Road Closure

You CANNOT enter Firefly Distillery using the Spruill Avenue entrance on race day. Spruill Avenue will be closed to traffic.

On race day, please access Firefly using Columbia Ave. For directions to the race day entrance, use 1190 Columbia Ave., North Charleston as the address.

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Shuttle Information

Shuttles will run continuously between the Half Marathon start in Charleston and the finish line in North Charleston from 7:40am – 12:30 pm.

A race bib or shuttle wristband for a round-trip shuttle ride will be required. Race participants do not need to purchase a shuttle wristband, but spectators do need to purchase one.

Spectator shuttle wristbands can be purchased here for $6 prior to the race and until 7:30 AM on race day.

After purchasing a spectator wristband online, the spectator will need to pick up their wristband at Customer Service at Packet Pick-Up or at the Customer Service Tent at the Half Marathon start. The customer service tent at the Half Marathon Start will close at 7:30 AM. Wristbands will not be available for purchase at the shuttle stops.

Shuttle Pick-Up Locations: