The Cockpit park

Tailgating Facility and Event Center

More than just a parking space

Heated and Cooled 10,000 Sq. Foot Club House

Our members have access to our Club House that  includes a projection TV (15 x 15), and multiple flat screen TV's located throughout the Club House. You can use the tables and chairs we provide if you wish to tailgate inside. 

Kitchenette

The Cockpit Park has a full kitchenette that includes a commercial ice maker for ice for your cooler, two refrigerators, a freezer, two microwaves, sink, and counter space.  You will also find receptacles throughout the building in case you want to plug something in. 

Nice Bathrooms! With AC!

No porta potties here! The facility has nice, clean restrooms. The women's restroom has four stalls and double sinks. The men's restroom has two stalls, two urinals, and double sinks. 

Tailgating Site Areas

Oaks Section

These sites are located near the entrance of the Club House. Sites 1 through 24 are in this area. Sites 1 through 5 are right at the back enterance of the Club House. Sites 6 through 24 are in the shade of the Oak trees. 


No sites available at this time.

Street Section and Second Row Sites

The Street Site Section offers great tailgating sites with easy in and out parking. These are sites 27 through 60. 


The Second Row Sites offer close access to the Club House and shade from the building. These sites are 121 through 131.


No sites available at this time. 

Front Lot

These parking sites are great for tailgating. The sites include spaces 61 through 120.


No Sites available at this time.

Other Tailgating Areas

Lot A - Back of Building

Lot A has huge sites and is located across the street from the back enterance of The Cockpit.  These sites include site A-01  through A-14.


Sites A4 is available.

Lot B - Back of Building

Lot B is behind the building and has easy access to the back entrance of The Cockpit.


No Sites available.



Daily Street Parking

If you have a friend that is going to visit you, and they need a parking space for the day, let us know. Parking spaces are sold first come, first serve. 

About Our Facility

Operation Hours

We do not have gates on our property. You may come as early as you wish and stay as long as you can! For games starting before 2 pm, we will open the Club House at 8 am. For games starting after 2 pm, we will open the Club House at least six hours before kickoff time! We normally close the Club House two hours after the conclusion of the game.

Club House & Member's Guests

You may have as many guests at your tailgating site as you wish, as long as you don't encroach on your neighbor's site. You will be issued four passes for entry to the Club House. These must be worn at all times while in the Club House. If you need additional passes they can be purchased for $10 per game. 

Renewals for Your Site

When renewals are sent out, you have the option of keeping your site or moving to another location if one is available. Just let us know and we will try to accommodate your move!

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www.TheCockpitPark.com

901 Brookwood Drive, Columbia, SC 29201

(803) 622-9389 or (803) 920-1661

Tailgating Hours of Operation

Members have access to their sites anytime on game day. 

Games before 2 pm, Club House opens at 8 am.

Games that begin after 2 pm, Club House is opens six hours before kickoff.

The Club House closes two hours after game conclusion. Members do not have to leave sites.