8th Annual Run For Brighter Days and Kids Farm Fun Event

Darlington, SC

8th Annual Run for Brighter Days and Kids Farm Fun Event

What do you run for? Join us and run for a tremendous cause. Suicide is now the 2nd leading cause of death for young people 15-29.  Join us for our 8th annual run and
Be THAT Friend and be a part of something big!!!

This run/walk takes runners on a scenic course throughout Dargan's Farm and pond. It is centered around one of the most beautiful but tucked away places in South Carolina.

This race is a part of the Pee Dee Grand Prix Series sponsored by Simply Timing.



Race Day Schedule:

Packet Pickup: On-site 6:45 AM – 7:45 AM
Race Start Time: 5K 8:00 AM – 1 Mile Fun Run/Walk 8:15 AM
Awards: Ceremony will be after all participants have finished
Entertainment: Live music, Jump Castle, Slides, Putt-Putt Golf, Goat Petting, Popcorn, Strawberries, Sandwiches.

All Kids get Free t-shirt and Medal!


Race Details:

Type: 5K & 1 Mile Family Fun Run/Walk
Date: April 13, 2019
Start Time: 8:00 AM
Location:  Dargan Farms
Address: Dargan Farms -  1301 S. Charleston Rd., Darlington SC 29532
Proceeds: The Jonathan C. Smith Foundation

Course Map: 5K Run

Course Map: Walk
1 Mile Fun Walk



Participants who register before the final price increase of April 1st are guaranteed a t-shirt.


Shirt Sizes:

Adult – S,M,L XL AND XXL
Youth- XS,S, M, L


Event special notes:

Strollers are welcome.
People can listen to music while running.
This is a pet friendly event.

Awards: (Overall Awards are based on Run Time)

5K Run

  • Overall Male /Female 1-2-3rd
    • Cash Prizes 1st $200/2nd $100/3rd $50
  • Masters (40+) Male /Female  
  • Grand Masters (50+) Male/Female
  • Top 3 Male/Female in each age group (5 year groupings)


  • Regular Registration: 5k $25 - (Jan 1st - March 29th)
  • Regular Registration:1 Mile Family Fun Run/Walk $15 - (Jan 1st - March 29th)
  • Late Registration: 5K $30 after (April 1- April 12th)
  • Late Registration: 1 Mile Family Fun Run/Walk $20 (April 1- April 12th)
  • Race Day Registration: 5k $35/1 Mile Family Fun Run $25
  • Kids under 12 and Youth (under 18) on a track team run for FREE


Packet Pickup Location and time:

Name of location: Dargan Farms
Street 1301 S. Charleston Rd
City, State, Zip: Darlington SC 29532
Time of packet pickup 6:45 AM – 7:45 AM


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We can always use a helping hand. If you’d like to volunteer, please contact Christine Ciocco at 843-972-3394 or Run4brighterdays@gmail.com


Holiday Inn Express & Suites
Florence I-95@Hwy 327 at exit 170
2101 Florence Harllee Blvd.
Discount Code: The Jonathan Foundation

Refund Policy:
No Refunds

Race Director: Christine Ciocco, 843-972-3394, Run4brighterdays@gmail.com


When & Where

Apr 13, 2019


8:00 AM

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