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May 06, 2018

Things to do in Charleston this week 5/7 - 5/13

Folly Beach Bird Walk

Folly Beach Bird Walk

Walk the southern shoreline of Folly Beach and see a variety of seabirds and shorebirds including the American Oystercatcher and the Sandwich Terns. The walk is open to everyone age 12 and up and registration is $7. A limited number of spots are available so pre-registration is highly recommended.


Charleston Farmers Market

Charleston Farmers Market

Get outside and enjoy fresh local produce, arts and crafts vendors, live music, and jump castles. The farmers market in Marion Square is open from 8:00 am to 2:00 pm on Saturdays and is kid and pet-friendly.


The Town Market on James Island

The Town Market on James Island

The Town Market on James Island is a community market featuring farmers, crafters, jewelry makers, candle and bath makers, florists, food trucks and more. Vendors rotate through, and each week the lineup can change. The market is open Saturdays from 9am-1pm.


Unveiling McLeod Plantation Historic Site

Unveiling McLeod Plantation Historic Site

This tour of McLeod Plantation Historic Site delves deeply into the history and reflects the most recent research, revealing new understandings of the people who lived here throughout history. Participants are often allowed access to places typically not available to the public. For ages 8 and up and pre-registration required. Tours are $15.  


Apr 30, 2018

Things to do in Charleston this week 4/30 - 5/6

Artwalk

Artwalk

Experience the Charleston Gallery Association's Artwalk. Over 40 galleries will be showcasing local, regional and national artists' works including those of landscape, realism, Lowcountry, abstract natures, contemporary, photography and sculpture. The event is 5 pm - 8 pm on Friday May 4th.


Bark for your Brew

Bark for your Brew

Bring your four-legged companion to Joe Riley Park on Sunday May 6th and sample over 30 craft beers and hot dogs. Tickets are $25 in advance are limited. Tickets include beer sampling tickets, a tasting cup, hot dog samples and tickets to the nights RiverDogs game versus the Lexington Legends.


Apr 23, 2018

Things to do in Charleston this week 4/23 - 4/29

Garden Strolls and Wine Tasting at Middleton Place

Garden Strolls and Wine Tasting at Middleton Place

Sip and stroll in a different Middleton Place Garden location each week while sampling old and new world wines. This event is held every Wednesday from March 14th through May 30th. Tickets are $25 online and $30 at the door. 


Party at the Point

Party at the Point

Charleston's premier concert series takes place on Friday evenings from April 27th to June 29th. This family-friendly event is hosted on the beach and features live music and plenty of food and drinks. Gates open at 5:00 pm and all shows are $8. This weeks band, Departure, is the ultimate Journey tribute band. 


Taste of Hutson Alley

Taste of Hutson Alley

On Thursday, April 26th, experience a taste of Hutson Alley. Enjoy small plates and chef-attended stations from 39 Rue De Jean, Coast Bar and Grill, Michael's on The Alley, The Victor Social Club, Vincent Chicco's, and Virginia's on King. Also enjoy cocktails, local craft beer, and live music. Tickets are $75. 


Mullet Haul Trail Run

Mullet Haul Trail Run

The Mullet Haul, a family friendly event, will be held on April 28th. The race features a 5K and a 10K on the trails of scenic Mullet Hall Equestrian Center at Johns Island County Park. Registration is open through the 26th but late registration will be allowed on race day. Fees are $32 - $36.  


Apr 19, 2018

Charleston Walking Tours

Guided Charleston walking tours are a great way to experience the history and charm of "The Holy City." Depending on your interests, you will find tours on history, architecture, pirates, art, food, and ghosts.

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Apr 19, 2018

Charleston Motorized Tours

A guide to Charleston Motorized Tours. Climb aboard a comfortable climate-controlled minibus and take a ride back in time.Learn about Charleston's vibrant history and see civil war sights

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Apr 19, 2018

Charleston Carriage Tours

A guide to Charleston Carriage Tours. Experience Charleston’s Downtown Historic District by a horse-drawn carriage while engaging guides will bring to life the history and architecture of Charleston.

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Apr 19, 2018

Charleston Boat Tours

Charleston boat tours are a great way to experience Charleston's culture and history while visiting landmarks including the USS Yorktown, Fort Sumter, Castle Pinckney, and The Battery.

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Jan 07, 2018

Parks in Charleston SC

A guide to the best parks in Charleston SC. A visit to this historic southern city is not complete if you don't take time to discover the city's most beautiful outdoor spaces.

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Jan 07, 2018

Charleston SC Beaches - THE TOP CHARLESTON BEACHES

Charleston SC Beaches including Folly Beach, Sullivan’s Island, Isle of Palms, Kiawah Island, and Seabrook Island .Information including rules, where to park and which beach is the least crowded.

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Nov 13, 2017

Charleston SC Museums - BEST CHARLESTON MUSEUMS

A guide to the BEST Charleston SC Museums. Patriots Point Naval Museum, Gibbes Museum of Art, The Charleston Museum, Old Slave Mart Museum and the Powder Magazine.

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