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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Crowd Pleasers

Annual Coastal Carolina Fair

Take the short drive to Ladson, only minutes from Charleston, and find fun for the entire family. Entertainment will include not only thrilling rides

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Lowcountry Oyster Festival

Lowcountry Oyster Festival


@ Boone Hall Plantation
The Greater Charleston Restaurant Association will be hosting the 34th Annual Lowcountry Oyster Festival on Sunday, January 29, 2017, from 10 am-5 pm.
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The Charleston Jazz Festival


@ Multiple Locations

Jazz lovers alert! The Charleston Jazz Festival is back for its fourth year in the Holy City with a star-studded line-up. The festival has

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