Q: WHAT KIND OF WEATHER SHOULD I EXPECT ON RACE DAY?
A: Usually we leave the weather predictions to the professionals, but typically temperatures range between 47-69 degrees Fahrenheit in late November in Charleston. We’ve been blessed with clear skies for many of the past ten years and we’re hoping for more of the same in 2023!
Q: WHAT IF IT RAINS ON RACE DAY?
A: Just like the postman, we run rain or shine. So cross your fingers for sun and we’ll see you out there!
Q: ARE STROLLERS ALLOWED ON THE RACE COURSE?
A: YES!! Strollers are allowed on the race course. You must sign up in the “Gobble Wobble” category during registration and line up behind the walkers. You are NOT allowed to run with a stroller.
Q: CAN I BRING MY DOG TO THE RACE?
A: Unfortunately, dogs are not permitted on the race course per the City of Charleston. They are welcome in the square before and after the race.
Q: WHAT IF I MISSED ONLINE REGISTRATION?
A: Don’t worry – it’s not too late! You can register in person at the Expo on the day prior to the race or on the morning of the race. The Expo tent is located
on the Northeast side of Marion Square, next to Embassy Suites (337 Meeting Street). In-person registration dates are as follows:
Weds. Nov. 22nd: 9 am – 5 pm
Thurs. Nov. 23rd: 7:00 am – 8:45 am (Unless Race reaches city imposed limit of 8,500 participants on Wednesday)
Q: HOW CAN I REGISTER MY CHILD FOR THE FUN RUN?
A: You can register your child online or in person at the same time you register for the 5K. Entry fee is $10 per child and includes a running bib, free t-shirt and prize for participation. Space is limited to 500 runners so register early!