Charleston Antiques Show

Charleston Antiques Show

Starts: March 16, 2018

Ends March 18, 2018
@ Gaillard Center

Inspired by the rich historical, architectural and cultural heritage of Charleston, the Annual Charleston Antiques Show is a premier destination for collectors and enthusiasts who enjoy seeing and learning about incorporating antiques into modern-day decor. The Antiques Show is a showcase of English, European, and American period furnishings, decorative arts and fine art, architectural elements, garden… Continued

A Jewel of the Lowcounty: Gullah Geechee Culture

A Jewel of the Lowcounty: Gullah Geechee Culture

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Lowcountry Oyster Festival

Lowcountry Oyster Festival

Starts: January 28, 2018

@ Boone Hall Plantation

The Greater Charleston Restaurant Association will be hosting the 35th Annual Lowcountry Oyster Festival on Sunday, January 28, 2018, from 10 am-5 pm. Located on the 700+ acre grounds of historic Boone Hall Plantation in Mount Pleasant, the Lowcountry Oyster Festival is the world’s largest oyster festival and has been named one of the “top… Continued

71st Annual Spring Festival of Houses & Gardens

71st Annual Spring Festival of Houses & Gardens

Starts: March 15, 2018

Ends April 21, 2018

Experience the intimate charm and elegance found only beyond Charleston’s private garden gates and historic thresholds during Historic Charleston Foundation’s 71st Annual Spring Festival of Houses & Gardens. Set amid the historic ambience of the city’s Old & Historic District, this series of award-winning tours showcases Charleston’s distinctive architecture, history, gardens and culture. These tours… Continued

Editor’s Letter: January, February, & March 2018

Thank you for choosing Historic Charleston as your vacation destination. It’s a wonderful time of year to visit our beautiful city. A walk on the grounds of an historic plantation is a perfect way to spend a mild winter day.  Read about Middleton Place and their Camellia Walks to plan a walk through some of… Continued

2018 Charleston Wine + Food Festival

2018 Charleston Wine + Food Festival

Starts: February 28, 2017

Ends March 4, 2018

Food and wine connoisseurs can enlighten both their palates and senses during the Charleston Wine + Food Festival, a non-profit organization that celebrates the food culture of Charleston. Discover the distinctive flavors of the Lowcountry and uniquely Charleston experiences while interacting with and learning from the country’s best chefs, authors and beverage professionals. With a… Continued

The Volvo Car Open

The Volvo Car Open

Starts: March 31, 2018

Ends April 8, 2018
@ Family Circle Tennis Center

The 2018 Volvo Car Open will be held March 31-April 8 at the Family Circle Tennis Center on Daniel Island. Every spring, the City of Charleston and Daniel Island serve as a backdrop to one of the richest and most traditional events in women’s professional tennis. Since 1973, the Volvo Cars Open has been a… Continued

The Hat Ladies Annual Easter Promenade

The Hat Ladies Annual Easter Promenade

Starts: March 31, 2018

What better way to kick off the Easter weekend than to be wished a “HaTpy Easter!” by The Hat Ladies of Charleston. Their 17th Promenade begins at Washington Park (next to City Hall, corner of Broad and Meeting). It continues down Broad to East Bay, turns around, and returns to the Park. Grab your camera and a curb side seat to… Continued

Charleston Wears Green –  Happy St. Patrick’s Day!

Charleston Wears Green – Happy St. Patrick’s Day!

Starts: March 17, 2018

St. Patrick’s Day Block Party, Olde Village, North Charleston Don the green and join the biggest St. Patrick’s Day celebration in the Lowcountry on Saturday, March 10, in the Olde Village, North Charleston, located on East Montague Avenue near Park Circle. The day kicks off with a St. Patrick’s Day parade beginning at noon, and… Continued

The Charleston Jazz Festival

The Charleston Jazz Festival

Starts: January 18, 2018

Ends January 21, 2018
@ 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 expanded to a four-day event with over 100 locally, regionally and nationally recognized jazz musicians in the lineup. The festival will take place January 18 – 21, 2018, with events at… Continued