Music and Dancing Under the Stars

Music and Dancing Under the Stars

Shaggin’ On the Cooper Live music will fill the air with local bands performing throughout the season at the Mount Pleasant Pier. All ages are invited to let loose and dance while enjoying the ocean breeze. Gates open at 7 pm, with music starting at 8 pm and food and beverages are available for purchase.… Continued

71st Annual Spring Festival of Houses & Gardens: Through April 21, 2018

71st Annual Spring Festival of Houses & Gardens: Through April 21, 2018

Through April 21, 2018

There’s no lovelier time in Charleston than spring and no better way to experience the city’s charm than the annual Festival of Houses & Gardens. Step inside the private houses and gardens of some of the city’s most stunning properties, learn about Charleston’s distinctive architecture and history, and celebrate Charleston’s unique culture at luncheons, musical… Continued

Charleston Tea Rooms

Charleston Tea Rooms

Church Tea Rooms offer a glimpse into how this mannerly city fetes the public through church tea rooms. Many of the receipts, or recipes to those who are from off, have been handed down and improved upon from one generation to the next. St. Philip’s Episcopal Church Tea Room, one of the oldest, will be… Continued

Piccolo Spoleto: May 25 – June 10, 2018

Piccolo Spoleto: May 25 – June 10, 2018

Starts: May 25, 2018

Through June 10, 2018

Focusing primarily on artists of the Southeast region, Piccolo Spoleto is the perfect complement to the international scope of Spoleto Festival USA, its parent festival, and its 500 events in 17 days transforms Charleston into an exhilarating celebration of performing, literary and visual arts. Piccolo Spoleto’s traditional program offerings include visual arts exhibits, classical music,… Continued

2018 North Charleston Arts Fest: Free & Ticketed Events at Various Venues: May 2-6, 2018

2018 North Charleston Arts Fest: Free & Ticketed Events at Various Venues: May 2-6, 2018

Starts: May 2, 2018

Ends May 6, 2018

This year’s North Charleston Arts Fest takes place May 2-6 at various venues throughout North Charleston. The FREE Arts Fest Expo at the Charleston Area Convention Center is set for Saturday, May 5, and Sunday, May 6. Festival offerings include concerts, theatre presentations, dance performances, film screenings, lectures, workshops and demonstrations, exhibitions, public art installations,… Continued

The Piccolo Spoleto Outdoor Exhibit: May 25 – June 9, 2018 • Marion Square

The Piccolo Spoleto Outdoor Exhibit: May 25 – June 9, 2018 • Marion Square

Starts: May 25, 2018

Through June 9, 2018

Join some of South Carolina’s premier artists in the 39th year of The Piccolo Spoleto Outdoor Art Exhibit, a free open air venue in downtown Charleston. More than 80 South Carolina artists set up their “art camp” for 17 days of the Spoleto/Piccolo Spoleto arts festival in Marion Square, located at the intersection of King,… Continued

Hands On Rice Planting at Middleton Place: April 28, 2018

Hands On Rice Planting at Middleton Place: April 28, 2018

Starts: April 28, 2018

@ Middleton Place

Visitors are invited to take part in the centuries-old tradition of rice cultivation in the Low Country April 28, 10am-3pm (subject to change due to weather conditions) as Middleton Place plants the demonstration rice field. Costumed interpreters will instruct guests in traditional methods of planting, discuss the history of the famed Carolina Gold rice, and… Continued

Walking the Arthur Ravenel Jr. Bridge

Walking the Arthur Ravenel Jr. Bridge

In a city filled with beautiful sights, the Arthur Ravenel Jr. Bridge is one of the most spectacular. It spans between downtown and Mount Pleasant and serves as the track for the well known Cooper River Bridge Run. It is a cable-stayed bridge over the Cooper River and opened in 2005 to replace two obsolete cantilever truss bridges. The bridge… Continued

Lets Do Brunch!

Lets Do Brunch!

Going out for brunch puts everyone in a great mood, and Charleston has some delicious options for “those who do brunch.” Here are a few local’s favorites found throughout the Greater Charleston area! Mount Pleasant Page’s Okra Grill Saturday & Sunday Brunch, 8am – 2pm 302 Coleman Boulevard, 843-881-3333 SOL Southwest Kitchen Sunday Brunch 10am –… Continued