Events & Festivals


Charleston is a city that loves throwing fantastic events & festivals. If you’re looking for things to do in Charleston, check out what Charleston SC events are taking place today, tomorrow or this weekend by viewing our robust calendar of events below:

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Jul 9 @ 10:00 am – Jul 23 @ 3:00 pm Charleston Ballet Theatre
Charleston Ballet Center for Dance and Coastal Ballet USA continue to offer quality performance opportunities. NEW THIS SUMMER! a Summer with SWAN LAKE – You don’t have to leave Charleston to have a fantastic summer[...]
Jul 16 – Nov 4 all-day The Charleston Museum
Morton “Nicky” Brailsford Paine, Jr. photographed the people and events of Charleston for forty years. Arguably, one of the most dedicated photographers of the Holy City, Paine was interested in mechanics and new inventions and[...]
Jul 16 – Sep 4 all-day The Charleston Museum
National flags did not become commonplace until the 18th century, but soon after they evolved into important symbols of group identity. Some flag symbols cross national lines, such as Red Cross flags or international sea[...]
Jul 17 – Jul 21 all-day Mullet Hall Equestrian Center at Johns Island County Park
The Charleston Summer Classics were the first horse shows produced by the Classic Company and laid the framework for the shows that would capture the attention of the equestrian community. Located at Mullet Hall Equestrian[...]
Jul 18 – Jul 22 all-day Mullet Hall Equestrian Center at Johns Island County Park
The Charleston Summer Classics were the first horse shows produced by the Classic Company and laid the framework for the shows that would capture the attention of the equestrian community. Located at Mullet Hall Equestrian[...]
Jul 19 – Jul 23 all-day Mullet Hall Equestrian Center at Johns Island County Park
The Charleston Summer Classics were the first horse shows produced by the Classic Company and laid the framework for the shows that would capture the attention of the equestrian community. Located at Mullet Hall Equestrian[...]
Jul 20 – Jul 24 all-day Mullet Hall Equestrian Center at Johns Island County Park
The Charleston Summer Classics were the first horse shows produced by the Classic Company and laid the framework for the shows that would capture the attention of the equestrian community. Located at Mullet Hall Equestrian[...]
Jul 20 all-day Charleston Area
Everything You Need to Experience Charleston on 1 Pass Save over 50% wth Charleston Tour Pass visiting all of the included tours and attractions….includes some of Charleston’s best restaurants as well! Present your pass at[...]
Jul 20 all-day Charleston, SC
If you’re looking for daily tours in Charleston, SC then check out our listings of daily tours and attractions….including some free things as well. Find everything from Plantation tours, carriage tours, walking tours, harbor tours,[...]
Jul 20 all-day 34 West Theater Company
SHOWTIMES VARY – PLEASE VISIT THEIR WEBSITE OR CALL FOR UPDATED TIME. A five-story walkup is overrun with love, angst, and the pursuit of better coffee. It’s Friends meets Seinfeld in this new romantic-comedy, with[...]
Jul 20 @ 5:00 pm – 11:00 pm Riverfront Park North Charleston South Carolina
School’s Out For Summer 2018 Tour live at Riverfront Park in North Charleston, SC. Slightly Stoopid with special guests Stick Figure and Pepper. Fan presale 2/21 @ 10am, Public onsale 2/23 @ 10am. All Ages.[...]
Jul 20 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm The Black Fedora Comedy Mystery Theatre and Shoppe
It was the Holmes family secret. A secret so dark, so disturbing that Sherlock and brother Mycroft vowed upon their father’s death it would forever be buried with the Holmes patriarch. It was the secret[...]
Jul 20 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm The Windjammer
Alt-rock band, The Roosevelts, formed in Austin, TX, independently releasing their EP “Cold Sheets” in 2013 produced by Dwight Baker (The Wind and The Wave, Bob Schneider, MISSIO). After constant touring and writing their debut[...]
Jul 20 @ 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm Wild Blue Ropes Adventure Park
Save $45 on July’s Couples Night Climb Friday, July 20, 2018! Looking for something adventurous to do in Charleston? Fresh out of cool Date Night ideas, and needing to try something different? Do you want[...]
Jul 20 @ 5:00 pm – 7:30 pm Fort Sumter Visitor Educational Center
Experience a waterside view of the historic architectural gem that has been voted “Top City” in the USA by Conde Nast Traveler, Charleston, SC. Visitors & locals alike will experience an in depth guided tour[...]
Jul 20 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm The Victor Social Club
The Victor Social Club welcomes the Lauren Hall Trio! Bring some friends and enjoy craft cocktails from our bar and small plates. Start your weekend off the right way with live music at Victor Social[...]
Jul 20 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm Carolina Queen Riverboat
Join Charleston Harbor Tours, Sweetwater Brewing Company and Follywood Productions for an amazing music and brews cruise series. We will set sail aboard the Carolina Queen for an entertaining, 2 hour cruise featuring some great[...]
Jul 20 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm Brittlebank Park
Take a handful of the Best Margaritas from Charleston’s hottest bars and restaurants, add salt, limes, some friendly competition and what do you have—the third annual Charleston Margarita Festival, of course! On July 20th get ready for[...]
Jul 20 @ 7:00 pm Charleston Music Hall
Let the Good Times Roll! Charleston’s Musical Variety Spectacular is all new for 2018 and features the very best in Pop, Rock, Country and Broadway! ADULTS: $38 (+ $1 for admission tax) SENIORS (age 62[...]
Jul 20 @ 7:30 pm James Island County Park
Get a taste of Jamaica when the Reggae Nights Summer Concert Series returns for its second concert on Friday, June 22. The Charleston County Park and Recreation Commission (CCPRC) will host NDKA at James Island[...]
Jul 20 @ 8:00 pm Bay Street Biergarten
The return of 90s Night with The Midnight City Band happens on Friday, July 20th! Reach in the back of your closet and pull out the mom jeans, chokers, wind breakers and graphic tee’s as[...]
Jul 20 @ 8:00 pm James F. Dean Theatre
One of Shakespeare’s best-loved comedies lands in the Caribbean Islands in this reimagining of Twelfth Night. Viola and twin brother Sebastian are shipwrecked in the sea town of Illyria. Fearful that her brother has perished,[...]
Jul 20 @ 8:59 pm – 9:59 pm
Celebrating the Lowcountry’s Bounty of Fresh Local Produce & Homegrown Creativity every Saturday from 8am – 2pm. The market offers an abundance of fresh, locally grown produce, and features art & craft vendors, food trucks,[...]
Jul 21 – Jul 25 all-day Mullet Hall Equestrian Center at Johns Island County Park
The Charleston Summer Classics were the first horse shows produced by the Classic Company and laid the framework for the shows that would capture the attention of the equestrian community. Located at Mullet Hall Equestrian[...]
Jul 21 all-day Charleston Area
Everything You Need to Experience Charleston on 1 Pass Save over 50% wth Charleston Tour Pass visiting all of the included tours and attractions….includes some of Charleston’s best restaurants as well! Present your pass at[...]
Jul 21 all-day Charleston, SC
If you’re looking for daily tours in Charleston, SC then check out our listings of daily tours and attractions….including some free things as well. Find everything from Plantation tours, carriage tours, walking tours, harbor tours,[...]
Jul 21 all-day Black Fedora Comedy Mystery Theatre
SHOWTIMES VARY – PLEASE VISIT THEIR WEBSITE OR CALL FOR UPDATED TIME. A Comedy That’s Out Of This World! At long last, there is peace throughout the universe — no battles, no dark forces, no[...]
Jul 21 all-day 34 West Theater Company
SHOWTIMES VARY – PLEASE VISIT THEIR WEBSITE OR CALL FOR UPDATED TIME. A five-story walkup is overrun with love, angst, and the pursuit of better coffee. It’s Friends meets Seinfeld in this new romantic-comedy, with[...]
Jul 21 @ 8:00 am – 2:00 pm Charleston Farmers Market
Farmers Market in Marion Square. Fresh Local Produce, Sweet & Savory Brunch options, Artisan & Crafter Vendors, Live Music, Jump Castles, Kid & Pet-Friendly! Located in Marion Square in the heart of Historic District in[...]
Jul 21 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm Deep Water Vineyard
Wine down your week with a trip out to Deep Water Vineyard and Firefly Distillery. We have tastings all day, a full line-up of fun bachelorette groups, and acres of lowcountry for you to explore[...]