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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Dec 7 all-day Dock Street Theatare
A Christmas Carol Back by Popular Demand! Charleston Stage’s Acclaimed Musical Adaptation of Dickens’s Immortal Holiday Classic Returns! Show Credits: From the Book by Charles Dickens Adapted for the Stage by Julian Wiles Direction by[...]
Dec 7 all-day Charleston Area
Everything You Need to Experience Charleston on 1 Pass One pass…one price…admission is included for over 30 of Charleston’s top tours and attractions. Charleston Tour Pass saves both time, money and includes an easy-to-use mobile[...]
Dec 7 all-day Boone Hall Plantation
Days and Hours of Operation Dec. 3, 2018 – Jan. 1, 2019 Monday-Saturday  9AM-5PM Sunday 12PM-5PM The sun glistens through Spanish Moss which drapes a ¾ mile corridor of 274 year old giant oak trees…a[...]
Dec 7 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,[...]
Dec 7 all-day Thirty-Four West Theater Co.
“X” marks the spot when the latest shipment of hooch goes missing in Moonshine County.  With roadhouse tunes from Dolly to Gaga, our latest romantic-comedy is the perfect date night for the holidays! A  menu of[...]
Dec 7 all-day North Charleston Coliseum & Performing Arts Center
CHECK SCHEDULE ON THEIR WEBSITE TO CONFIRM GAME TIME November 13, 2018 at 7:05 pm Stingrays vs. Gladiators November 16, 2018 at 7:05 pm Stingrays vs. Everblades November 17, 2018 at 7:05 pm Marvel Super Hero Night: Stingrays[...]
Dec 8 all-day The Black Fedora Comedy Mystery Theatre and Shoppe
SHOWTIMES VARY – PLEASE VISIT THEIR WEBSITE OR CALL FOR UPDATED TIME. We three thieves disoriented are! Who among us hasn’t had our best-laid holiday plans go awry? We travel moor and mountain to make[...]
Dec 8 all-day Charleston Music Hall
SEE WEBSITE FOR SHOWTIMES AND TICKETS. More than 10,000 people make the Charleston Christmas Special part of their holiday tradition each December, and this year will be no exception. Producers Brad and Jennifer Moranz have[...]
Dec 8 all-day Dock Street Theatare
A Christmas Carol Back by Popular Demand! Charleston Stage’s Acclaimed Musical Adaptation of Dickens’s Immortal Holiday Classic Returns! Show Credits: From the Book by Charles Dickens Adapted for the Stage by Julian Wiles Direction by[...]
Dec 8 all-day Patriots Point
Santa is coming to the Charleston Harbor and landing on the Spirit of Carolina – not once, twice or thrice, but four times!  Don’t be naughty, make sure these events are on your holiday list[...]
Dec 8 all-day Charleston Area
Everything You Need to Experience Charleston on 1 Pass One pass…one price…admission is included for over 30 of Charleston’s top tours and attractions. Charleston Tour Pass saves both time, money and includes an easy-to-use mobile[...]
Dec 8 all-day Boone Hall Plantation
Days and Hours of Operation Dec. 3, 2018 – Jan. 1, 2019 Monday-Saturday  9AM-5PM Sunday 12PM-5PM The sun glistens through Spanish Moss which drapes a ¾ mile corridor of 274 year old giant oak trees…a[...]
Dec 8 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,[...]
Dec 8 all-day Dock Street Theatre
Junie B. in Jingle Bells, Batman Smells! An Encore Performance of This Contemporary Holiday Classic Show Credits: By Allison Gregory Direction by Marybeth Clark First-grader Junie B. Jones is super-excited about the upcoming Holiday Sing-Along[...]
Dec 8 all-day Kiawah Island Resort
Join us for the 41st annual Kiawah Island Marathon on December 8, 2018. The Kiawah Island Marathon includes up to 4,000 ½ and full marathon participants. Often used as a Boston Marathon Qualifier due to[...]
Dec 8 all-day James Island County Park
SEE WEBSITE FOR TIMES. Tired of waiting forever to see Santa? Avoid the lines, and book a private visit before the Holiday Festival of Lights gets busy during the evening. Our professional photographer will take[...]
Dec 8 all-day Thirty-Four West Theater Co.
“X” marks the spot when the latest shipment of hooch goes missing in Moonshine County.  With roadhouse tunes from Dolly to Gaga, our latest romantic-comedy is the perfect date night for the holidays! A  menu of[...]
Dec 8 all-day North Charleston Performing Arts Center
Christmas is coming and so is the one and only Moscow Ballet’s Great Russian Nutcracker. Presenting world class Russian artists, hand-painted sets, Russian Snow Maidens, and jubilant Nesting Dolls – Great Russian Nutcracker brings the[...]
Dec 8 all-day North Charleston Coliseum & Performing Arts Center
CHECK SCHEDULE ON THEIR WEBSITE TO CONFIRM GAME TIME November 13, 2018 at 7:05 pm Stingrays vs. Gladiators November 16, 2018 at 7:05 pm Stingrays vs. Everblades November 17, 2018 at 7:05 pm Marvel Super Hero Night: Stingrays[...]
Dec 8 @ 7:30 am – 10:30 am Mount Pleasant Towne Centre
A bunch of car and motorcycle enthusiasts that meet up every Saturday around 8AM at the MTP Towne Centre in front of Atlanta Bread Company.Share this:FacebookTwitterPinterestPrintMorePocketTelegramSkypeWhatsApp
Dec 8 @ 8:00 am – 4:00 pm Mullet Hall Equestrian Center at Johns Island County Park
Mullet Hall Equestrian Center at Johns Island County Park hosts horse shows year round that are open to the public for spectating. Events include Hunter, Jumper, and Open shows consisting of Hunter, Equitation, and Western.[...]
Dec 8 @ 8:00 am – 1:00 pm First Citizens Bank Parking Lot
Broswe fresh local produce, meats, seafood, baked goods and more! The market is located in the First Citizens Bank parking lot behind Town Hall at 200 South Main Street, Summerville. While your shopping, enjoy live music in the Market[...]
Dec 8 @ 8:30 am – 11:30 am Caw Caw Interpretive Center
Join us on one or more of our regular bird walks. Our trek through many distinct habitats will allow us to view and discuss a variety of birds, butterflies, and other organisms.Share this:FacebookTwitterPinterestPrintMorePocketTelegramSkypeWhatsApp
Dec 8 @ 9:00 am
The Reindeer Run, presented by Half-Moon Outfitters, is a family-oriented, pet-friendly 5k run/walk through the lower peninsula of downtown Charleston, SC. The event has grown significantly over the years; from only a few hundred participants[...]
Dec 8 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm Sale will be held at The Climbing Wall.
Here’s your chance to get awesome deals on great gear. Sale items may include used tents, kayaks, mountain bikes, SUPs, camping accessories, and other gear. These deals can’t be beat! All items sold as-is, prices[...]
Dec 8 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am The Climbing Wall at James Island County Park
Our Team Charleston club programs offers a way for young novice climbers to learn about climbing in a fun and safe environment. The program will build self-confidence and stronger climbing skills in the new climber.[...]
Dec 8 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm Mercantile & Mash
There will be a homemade cookie decorating station, festive balloon artists, along with food and drink specials for purchase like Mercantile & Mash’s famous hot chocolate for the kids with homemade marshmallows, as well as[...]
Dec 8 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm Mount Pleasant Farmers Market
The Holiday Market & Craft Show combines all the goodies from our traditional food market such as locally grown fresh produce, baked goods, hot food and homemade preserves with handcrafted gifts created by local artisans.[...]
Dec 8 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm Market Pavilion Hotel lobby
Santa Appearances Santa will make appearances at the Market Pavilion Hotel on December 1, 2, 8, 9, 15, and 16 from 12-4pm. Photographers will be on hand to take complimentary digital photos of your children[...]
Dec 8 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm Deep Water Vineyard
Every Saturday Deep Water Vineyard, Charleston’s only vineyard, hosts this fun Weekend Wine-Down where there’s a live musical guest, food available (amazing food truck normally) and their fantastic selection of wines….what more could you ask[...]