Running short of cash on your trip to Charleston? Don’t sweat it! The Parks and Recreation of both the City of Charleston and Charleston County have lots of inexpenive entertainment and recreation options for you and your family. For starters, the beaches are some of the best anywhere! You may not have thought about it but Biking in Charleston is awesome.
Find out more about the Parks and Recreation Dept. of the City of Charleston or the Charleston County Parks and Recreation
City of Charleston Recreation now has online registration – www.charleston-sc.gov/dept/content.aspx?nid=2277 or https://rectrac.charleston-sc.gov/
Includes programs, activities and athletics as well as reserve various facilities. Payments can be made online, too.
Parks of Charleston County also has online registration/ticketing. You need an Account to register for courses or purchase membership passes or event tickets. Click here to get started.
Click her to purchase advance tickets for Charleston County Parks including parking for Beachwalker Park, Folly Beach County Park (currently closed), Isle of Palms Park, James Island Park, Palmetto Island Park, and Wannamaker Park as well as Caw Caw Interpretive Center. The last time I looked the parking was $6 a car and the Caw Caw was .75 a ticket. Pretty reasonable, huh?