Yappy Hour at James Island County Park returns September 14

Every dog’s favorite happy hour event is back this fall! Yappy Hour at the James Island County Park dog park returns with cooler weather on Thursday, Sept. 14.

On select Thursdays each spring and fall, dogs and the owners who love them are invited to the dog park to relax with a cold drink during Yappy Hour. This social event features live music and beverages for purchase at the park’s off-leash dog park.

The 2017 series kicked off in April. On the next installment on Sept. 14, live music will be provided by Dallas Baker from 4 p.m. until sunset. The final Yappy Hour of the year will feature Soul Fish Duo from 4 p.m. to sunset on Thursday, Oct. 12.

Admission to the event is included with admission to James Island County Park, which is $2 per person or free for Gold Pass members. Beverages, including beer and Coke products, will be available for purchase. All outside food, alcohol and coolers are prohibited

For more information call 843-795-4386 or visit www.CharlestonCountyParks.com. Yappy Hour is presented by Coca-Cola, the Charleston Animal Society and your Charleston County Parks.

Owned and managed by the Charleston County Park and Recreation Commission (CCPRC), James Island County Park is located at 871 Riverland Drive. The mission of CCPRC is to improve the quality of life in Charleston County by offering a diverse system of park facilities, programs and services. The large park system features over 11,000 acres of property and includes four land parks, a skate park, three beach parks, four seasonally-lifeguarded beach areas, three dog parks, two landmark fishing piers, three waterparks, 19 boat landings, a climbing wall, a challenge course, an interpretive center, a historic plantation site, an equestrian center, cottages, a campground, a marina, as well as wedding, meeting and event facilities. The park system also offers a wide variety of recreational services – festivals, camps, classes, programs, and more. For more information on CCPRC, call 843-795-4386 or visit www.charlestoncountyparks.com.