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2018 Cooper River Bridge Run After Parties



The Cooper River Bridge Run weekend is finally upon us. For some Charlestonians and visitors this means taking part in the grueling race, for others, it means it’s time to party! Of course, the true badasses do both!

Here’s a list of this Saturday’s Bridge Run parties (check back for updates):

The Official Cooper River Bridge Run Finish Festival

  • 9 am – noon at Marion Square
  • Entertainment, Vendors, Food, Souvenirs, Refreshments

5th Annual Bridge Run Bar Crawl

  • Check-in starts at 12:30 pm at Cumberland Smokehouse
  • Attendees are encouraged to wear their best horse race attire
  • The event includes:
    • An event cup for all crawlers at check-in
    • A custom event t-shirt at the final bar for the first 100 crawlers
    • Raffle with prizes
    • Drink Specials
  • Click here for more info

The Alley

  • Doors open at 9:30 am
  • Live Band Bridge Run Party
  • “Light Up The Lanes” Cosmic Bowling all day
  • Live music all day
    • Me & Mr. Jones from 9:30 am to 12:30 pm
    • Return of the Mac from 12:30 pm to 3:30 pm
  • Special Bridge Run Cocktail Menu
  • Brunch menu available all day
  • First runner in the door wins a $25 Alley Gift Card
  • First 50 in the door get a free gift from Charleston Mix
  • Click here for more info
Bay Street Biergarten
  • Bridge Run Patio Party on Saturday from 10 am to close
    • DJ United from 11 am – 3 pm
    • DJ rDot from 3 pm – 7pm
    • The Mich Ultra Mobile Bar featuring $3 cans & $4 pints
    • $5 Wicked Weed pints
    • Build Your Own Bloody Mary Bar featuring Dixie Vodka & Charleston Mix – $6 bloodies all day
    • $15 Mimosa Carafes
  • Recovery Brunch on Sunday (11-2)
  • Click here for more info
The Brick
  • Doors open at 10 am
  • Drink specials
  • The return of The Luther Burger (a bacon cheeseburger with 2 Krispy Kreme doughnuts for buns)
  • Live music
    • Josh Hughett from 11 am – 3 pm
    • Dan’s Tramp Stamp from 10 pm to 1:30 am

Burn’s Alley

  • Open at the conclusion of race
  • Finish Line Party featuring Deep Eddy Vodka cocktails

Cane Rhum Bar

  • 11:30 am – 3:30 pm
  • Sounds of Sand steel drum band
  • $10 Cruzan Rum Buckets
  • Outdoor grill cooking up authentic Caribbean street food
  • Fresh Sugar Cane Juice for natural energy
  • Full cocktail and food menu

Club Trio

  • Opens at 9 am
  • Party + World Record Celebration w/ Stafford Brothers
  • Australian DJ Duo will attempt to set the World Record for longest entrance to a DJ performance as they run the Cooper River Bridge Run and head straight into the DJ booth for their daytime set
  • They also do a full set for the night party

Famulari’s Brewpub (James Island)

  • Celebrating National Beer Day (which is same day as Bridge Run)
    • All House Beers $4 All Day

Fatty’s Beer Works

  • Open at 10 am
  • BBQ
  • Live Music
  • Click here for more info

Fleet Landing

  • 9:30 am
  • No cover


  • 11 am to 4 pm
  • Party sponsored by Harpoon Brewing
  • Special beers will be available on draft
    • UFO White, UFO Pineapple, and UFO Pink Lemonade
  • UFO Raspberry in bottles
  • Games
  • Giveaways including t shirts, coozies, pint glasses, hats, and more
  • Cisco Kids will be performing live

Ghost Monkey Brewing

  • 10% off for those that wear their bridge run bib to the brewery (all weekend)
  • Live music
  • Food trucks
  • Kid and pet friendly

Hutson Alley

  • Post-Race Block Party from 9 am to 1 pm
  • Portion of the proceeds will benefit The Medi Community Resource Center
  • Indoor and outdoor festivities
  • Raffle items from local vendors
  • Live music
  • Food and beverage
  • Click here for more info


  • 10 am – 12 pm
  • $4 Bloody Marys

Le Farfalle

  • Bridge Run Drink Specials
    • $5 Drafts, $7 Bloody’s, $3 Domestics, $12 Buckets
  • During Lunch Only

The Macintosh

  • Opening at 10 am
  • Burgers, brats, and beer
  • DJ Moo Moo Mack

Mellow Mushroom

  • Downtown location opens at 9 am for After Party Luau
  • Click here for more info

Mex 1 Coastal Cantina

  • 11 am to 4 pm
  • Swing by either location (West Ashley, Sullivan’s Island) after the Bridge Run to enjoy one of their Hydrators (Vodka, Passion Fruit Puree, and Coconut Water) for $4
    • Available to anyone wearing a race bib

Munkle Brewing

  • 10 am – 10 pm
  • Beer and food from Root Note Food
  • Live music


  • Open at 11 am
  • Sushi, sake, and Sriracha Bloody Marys

Revelry Brewing

  • Starts at 10 am
  • DJ SparkBox
  • Dog & Family friendly

The Rooftop Bar at Vendue

  • Opens at 10 am
  • Drink specials
    • $6 bellinis, Bloody Marys, screwdrivers, and mimosas

Rusty Rudder

  • 10% off food purchases Saturday and Sunday with a race bib

Smoke BBQ

  • Mt Pleasant location is offering $4 Bloody Marys and $2 Mimosas on their patio (Saturday and Sunday)

South Seas Oasis

  • Bridge Run Patio Party Luau
  • Opens at 11 am
  • Island Street Food
  • Drink Specials
  • Click here for more info

Tavern & Table

  • Open 11 am – 6 pm
  • Serving Frosé All Day

Vickery’s Lounge

  • Opens at 11:30 am
  • Drink Specials
    • $5 Deep Eddy Drinks
    • $5 Malibu Mystery Punch
  • Live music on the dock from 4 pm to 7 pm

Vintage Lounge

  • Bridge Run AIX Rosé Party starting at 10 am
  • With the help of Curated Sections, they will be pouring AIX Rosé out of large format bottles


  • Open 11 am to 4 pm
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