Spring Festival of Houses and Gardens : Through April 18

Spring Festival of Houses and Gardens : Through April 18

Starts: April 6, 2019

Through April 18
@ Historic Charleston

Experience the intimate charm and elegance found only beyond Charleston’s private garden gates and historic thresholds during Historic Charleston Foundation’s 72nd 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

Sip into Spring! WINE TASTINGS ON THE HISTORIC LANDSCAPE  OF DRAYTON HALL April 6, 13, 20, 27

Sip into Spring! WINE TASTINGS ON THE HISTORIC LANDSCAPE OF DRAYTON HALL April 6, 13, 20, 27

Starts: April 6, 2019

Ends April 27, 2019
@ Drayton Hall

Saturdays in April, 2019 in Charleston will be even more beautiful with this exciting series of wine events at Drayton Hall – Sip into Spring! From 3 to 5pm on each Saturday afternoon in April, join Rudi Barberi for spring wine tastings! The wine tasting will include four wines from small boutique producers in France… Continued

North Charleston Arts Fest: May 1 – May 5

North Charleston Arts Fest: May 1 – May 5

Starts: May 1, 2019

Ends May 5, 2019

The popular North Charleston Arts Fest takes place on May 1-5, 2019. Highlights include the National Outdoor Sculpture Competition and the annual African American Fiber Art Exhibition – this year’s featured special exhibition will be a collection of “swing coats” based on heroines of the Civil Rights Movement by Patricia Montgomery from Oakland, California. On… Continued

Spring Festival of Houses and Gardens: March 13-April 18, 2019

Spring Festival of Houses and Gardens: March 13-April 18, 2019

Starts: March 13, 2019

Ends April 18, 2019

Experience the intimate charm and elegance found only beyond Charleston’s private garden gates and historic thresholds during Historic Charleston Foundation’s 72nd 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

Visit the South Carolina Aquarium!

Visit the South Carolina Aquarium!

@ South Carolina Aquarium

Top 9 Things to SEA and Do at the South Carolina Aquarium Located on the beautiful Charleston Harbor, the South Carolina Aquarium is a destination you won’t want to miss. From hands-on animal encounters to an up-close look at sea turtle rehabilitation, the aquarium has something for every member of the family. Check out our list of the… Continued

The Volvo Car Open: March 30 – April 7, 2019

The Volvo Car Open: March 30 – April 7, 2019

Starts: March 30, 2019

Ends April 7, 2019
@ Family Circle Tennis Center, Daniel Island

The 2019 Volvo Car Open will be held March 30-April 7 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 Car Open has been a… Continued

Charleston Antiques Show: March 15-17, 2019

Charleston Antiques Show: March 15-17, 2019

Starts: March 15, 2019

Ends March 17, 2019
@ Gaillard Center

Managed by the Antiques Council, the 16th Annual Charleston Antiques Show will bring approximately 30 dealers of fine arts and antiques from across the world to the Gaillard Center for a magnificent three-day show. You will find paintings, jewelry, furniture, rugs, decorative objects, silver and many more treasures to behold. Explore the show all three… Continued

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

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

Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day in Historic Downtown Charleston On Saturday, March 16, join the always eagerly anticipated Charleston St. Patrick’s Day Celebration! The parade begins at 10 am at King and Radcliffe Streets, and proceeds down King to Broad Street with the conclusion at the Cathedral of St. Johns. The celebration continues with the annual Tri-Color… Continued

2019 Charleston Wine + Food Festival: March 6 – 10, 2019

2019 Charleston Wine + Food Festival: March 6 – 10, 2019

Starts: March 6, 2019

Ends March 10, 2019

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

See History Unfolding: Hunley Weekend Tours

See History Unfolding: Hunley Weekend Tours

Described as a remarkable experience, a weekend tour of the Hunley is a must for visitors to the area. During the Civil War, eight men entered an experimental vessel that was to become the first submarine in world history to successfully sink an enemy ship. On the night of February 17th, 1864, the Hunley rammed… Continued