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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Featured Events

 Weekend Wine Down

Every Saturday Deep Water Vineyard, Charleston’s only vineyard, hosts this fun Weekend Wine-Down where there’s a live musical guest, food available and their fantastic selection of wines. more info

 The Fall Tours of Homes, History & Architecture

charleston fall tour of homes

October 3 – November 2. The historic beauty and charm of Charleston come alive this October as guests are invited to see the private interiors of some of the nation’s most exceptional historic houses during the 43rd Fall Tours of Homes, History & Architecture. Tickets on sale now. more info

 The Sound of Charleston

the sound of charleston musical show

Charleston’s longest running musical production! “The best night out in the City is this must-see performance of gospel, Gershwin, music of the Civil War, light classics, and jazz — all the elements of Charleston’s rich musical stew”– Frommers Travel Guide. more info

 Tour Pass Charleston | Multi-Attraction Pass

charleston tour pass

Admission is included for over 40 top Charleston tours and attractions. Also includes multiple restaurants. The mobile pass works on all smartphones and includes interactive maps which make planning your vacation stress-free. Charleston Tour Pass saves time and money. Rated 4.8 out of 5 stars…..more info 

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May 14 all-day Charles Towne Landing
Zoos are great learning environments for young minds. Bring your toddler to the Animal Forest at Charles Towne Landing for “Toddler Time” and watch their eyes light up when they see the animals! We’ll read[...]
May 14 all-day Joe Riley Stadium
CHECK SCHEDULE ON THEIR WEBSITE TO CONFIRM GAME TIME!! Weekday games normally start at 7:05. Saturday games start at 6:05 pm. Sunday games start at 5:05 pm. Great selection of food and alcoholic options as[...]
May 14 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,[...]
May 14 all-day House
Explore the innovative preservation approach that brought 288 King back from the brink of collapse in this exclusive Hard Hat Tour with reception to follow. Hosted by Bill Huey+Associates and Renew Urban.Share this:FacebookTwitterPinterestPrintMorePocketTelegramSkypeWhatsApp
May 14 all-day Charleston Area
Experience More, Spend Less with Tour Pass Charleston Everything you need to experience Charleston on 1 Pass. Includes admission to over 40 top tours, attractions and historic sites. One pass…one price…admission is included for over[...]
May 15 all-day The Black Fedora Comedy Mystery Theatre and Shoppe
SHOWTIMES VARY – PLEASE VISIT THEIR WEBSITE OR CALL FOR UPDATED TIME. It was the Holmes family secret. A secret so dark, so disturbing that Sherlock and brother Mycroft vowed upon their father’s death it[...]
May 15 all-day Joe Riley Stadium
CHECK SCHEDULE ON THEIR WEBSITE TO CONFIRM GAME TIME!! Weekday games normally start at 7:05. Saturday games start at 6:05 pm. Sunday games start at 5:05 pm. Great selection of food and alcoholic options as[...]
May 15 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,[...]
May 15 all-day House
Explore the innovative preservation approach that brought 288 King back from the brink of collapse in this exclusive Hard Hat Tour with reception to follow. Hosted by Bill Huey+Associates and Renew Urban.Share this:FacebookTwitterPinterestPrintMorePocketTelegramSkypeWhatsApp
May 15 all-day Charleston Area
Experience More, Spend Less with Tour Pass Charleston Everything you need to experience Charleston on 1 Pass. Includes admission to over 40 top tours, attractions and historic sites. One pass…one price…admission is included for over[...]
May 15 @ 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
May 15 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm Middleton Place
Sip and stroll in America’s oldest landscaped gardens while sampling old and new world wines. Each Wednesday evening, a different garden location will be paired with a selection of wines for you to sample. Enjoy[...]
May 15 @ 3:00 pm – 7:00 pm Ackerman Park
Join us every Wednesday, 3-7pm in Ackerman Park for Fresh Fruits & Veggies, Made-to-Order Cuisine, Sweet & Savory Treats, Packaged Food Items, Live Music, Free Activities for the kiddos & Plenty of Parking On-site.Share this:FacebookTwitterPinterestPrintMorePocketTelegramSkypeWhatsApp
May 15 @ 6:00 pm Awendaw Green
Head out to Awendaw Green for a weekly barn jam, featuring a variety of quality music from local and visiting musicians. The event is BYOB and food will be available for purchase from Wood Fired[...]
May 15 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm The Gibbes Museum of Art
In 2009, the Gibbes collaborated with artists Juan Logan and Susan Harbage Page to examine the Gibbes collection and its collecting habits in the context of race, class, and gender. The provocative installation that resulted[...]
May 15 @ 7:00 pm – 8:15 pm Circular Congregational Church
Experience the sounds that define Charleston, South Carolina and its unique southern charm — jazz, gospel, Gershwin, Gullah, spirituals, Civil War songs —  coming to life in sacred and historic spaces during a 75 minute[...]
May 15 @ 7:30 pm Midtown Theatre
Ludwig van Beethoven & Felix Mendelssohn – two giants of classical music, brought to life on the Midtown stage by Chee-Hang See, pianist with Mendelssohn’s Piano Trio and Beethoven’s Archduke Trio. Chee-Hang will be joined[...]
May 15 @ 7:30 pm PURE Theatre at the Cannon Street Arts Center
THE AGITATORS May 3-18, 2019 *Limited 3 Week Run!* The Agitators tells of the enduring, yet tempestuous friendship of Susan B. Anthony and Frederick Douglass. Great allies? Yes? And, at times, great adversaries. Young abolitionists[...]
May 15 @ 8:00 pm Fam's Brewing Co.
“Our whole universe was in a hot, dense state…Then nearly fourteen billion years ago expansion started, wait…The earth began to cool, the autotrophs began to drool…Neanderthals developed tools…We built a wall (we built the pyramids)…Math,[...]
May 16 all-day Midtown Theatre
This dazzling one-woman show follows the romantic misadventures of Emma, a young English hat designer, who pins her hopes on making it big in New York City. As she navigates her way through the maze[...]
May 16 all-day Joe Riley Stadium
CHECK SCHEDULE ON THEIR WEBSITE TO CONFIRM GAME TIME!! Weekday games normally start at 7:05. Saturday games start at 6:05 pm. Sunday games start at 5:05 pm. Great selection of food and alcoholic options as[...]
May 16 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,[...]
May 16 all-day Charleston Area
Experience More, Spend Less with Tour Pass Charleston Everything you need to experience Charleston on 1 Pass. Includes admission to over 40 top tours, attractions and historic sites. One pass…one price…admission is included for over[...]
May 16 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am Neema Fine Art Gallery
Join us at Neema Gallery every Thursday from 10:00am to 11:30am for Sweetgrass Basket Thursday where Neema Gallery artist and 9th generation Sweetgrass basket artist, Angela Stoneworth will answer all of your questions about sweetgrass[...]
May 16 @ 3:00 pm – 7:00 pm Felix C. Davis Community Center Grounds
The 2019 North Charleston Farmers Market takes place every Thursday from May 9 through October 31 from 3:00 to 7:00pm at Felix C Davis Community Center, 4800 Park Circle. The market offers an abundance of[...]
May 16 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm Freshfields Village
Visit participating stores and restaurants during the monthly Sip & Stroll for special in-store events, sales and promotions along with sips and light snacks.Share this:FacebookTwitterPinterestPrintMorePocketTelegramSkypeWhatsApp
May 16 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm Freshfields Village
Sip & Stroll through the Village and enjoy special sales, promotions, events, tasty treats and sips in participating shops and restaurants. The event will be held the 3rd Thursday of the month in March, April[...]
May 16 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm Edmondston-Alston House
Enjoy a half-hour guided tour of the Edmondston-Alston House beginning at 4:30 p.m. followed by a glass of white wine on the second story piazza overlooking Charleston Harbor. Advance reservations recommended.Share this:FacebookTwitterPinterestPrintMorePocketTelegramSkypeWhatsApp
May 16 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm Charleston Library Society
A Tale of Two Historic Dinners Kevin Mitchell, chef and scholar of southern foodways discusses history as told through his food in two historic meals presented in Charleston. Chef Mitchell will revisit the cooks, the[...]
May 16 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm Halsey Institute of Contemporary Art
Beginning at 6:30PM, join the Halsey Institute staff, interns, and Advisory Board to celebrate the opening of our solo exhibition of Jennifer Wen Ma’s site-specific installation, Cry Joy Park-Gardens of Dark and Light! This event[...]