Welcome to Charleston, South Carolina

Thank you for choosing Charleston Gateway to guide you through your visit to our beautiful city. It’s spring in Charleston, and it is hard to miss all the beautiful blooming plants in our city. Enjoy a stroll through downtown and let us know your favorite flower!

If you are visiting during Spoleto Festival USA, take advantage of the rich and varied schedule of performing arts throughout the city. We have highlighted a few of the events and provided information about where to find the complete schedule. Charleston has a companion event, Piccolo Spoleto, that features mostly South Carolina artists and runs concurrently with Spoleto Festival USA. In this issue, you’ll find information about these and many other festivals and events that take advantage of our perfect spring weather!

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! Find us online at
www.charlestongateway.com. Our digital magazine is undergoing some very exciting changes – our new ezine will be updated frequently with all the best Charleston has to offer!


Whether this is your first visit or an annual tradition, Charleston is the perfect spot for a relaxing vacation.  Please enjoy our history, delicious food and unique attractions.  And, thank you for visiting our city, and we hope to see you again soon!  Please visit us on the web, www.charlestongateway.com, and find us on Facebook for insider tips and exclusives! And, Charleston Gateway now has an app for iPhone and Android that gives you our city’s best on the go.  Search “Discover Charleston” in iTunes or Google Play. 

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April/May/June 2017


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Gordon Wheeler Gallery
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The Gordon Wheeler Gallery

Visiting Charleston is an experience unlike any other.  Its large historic district includes businesses and homes dating back centuries.  There is ironwork

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Piccolo Spoleto

Focusing primarily on artists of the Southeast region, Piccolo Spoleto is the perfect complement to the international scope of Spoleto Festival USA, its parent

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