Welcome to Charleston, South Carolina

Thank you for choosing Charleston Gateway to guide you through your visit to our beautiful city. Spring is a wonderful time for outdoor activities and we have plenty of ideas to get you started! For a day of natural beauty, visit Caw Caw Recreation Center – check out the article in this issue.

If you are visiting during Spoleto Festival USA, you’ll experience unforgettable entertainment. We have highlighted a few events and provided information about where to find the complete schedule. Our beautiful cover features a scene from One Thousand and One Nights, just one of the many Spoleto offerings.

Charleston has a companion event, Piccolo Spoleto that features mostly South Carolina artists and runs concurrently with Spoleto Festival USA.  There is also a long-running art show in Marion Square, Piccolo Spoleto Art Exhibit that the entire family will enjoy. In this issue, you’ll find information about these and many other festivals and events for you to enjoy.

Thank you for visiting Historic Charleston. Please let us know how you enjoyed your stay, and how we can better serve you during your next visit!

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April/May/June 2019


Crowd Pleasers

Island Life

A short drive from downtown takes you to one of Charleston’s island beach towns. Island life is a little slower and a little more

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Discover The Market!

Charleston Historic Market is one of the area’s must see attractions. Having survived a tumultuous past, the Market has outlasted tornadoes, hurricanes, a major

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