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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May 25 all-day Charleston, SC
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 700 events in 17 days transforms Charleston into[...]
May 25 all-day Locales Vary - Visit Website
Spoleto Festival USA, one of America’s major performing arts festivals is full of 17-days worth of events showcasing both established and emerging artists in more than 150 performances of opera, dance, theater, classical music, and[...]
May 26 all-day Charleston, SC
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 700 events in 17 days transforms Charleston into[...]
May 26 all-day Locales Vary - Visit Website
Spoleto Festival USA, one of America’s major performing arts festivals is full of 17-days worth of events showcasing both established and emerging artists in more than 150 performances of opera, dance, theater, classical music, and[...]
May 26 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm Charleston Pour House
Spend your Sunday brunch with us every SUNDAY from 11am – 3pm shopping 100% local products! For a list of vendors, music and good times, please visit the website provided.Share this:FacebookTwitterPinterestPrintMorePocketTelegramSkypeWhatsApp
May 26 @ 3:00 pm Flowertown Players
Book by Doug Wright, Lyrics by Amanda Green Music by Trey Anastasio and Amanda Green All hands are in…to win the Truck of a lifetime in this upbeat musical Under a scorching Texas sun, 10 determined[...]
May 26 @ 6:00 pm Footlight Theatre
This orginal adaption of the beloved classic features students of Dance Academy of Charleston tapping and dancing their way across the stage. Adults and children alike will be captivated by this colorful and family-friendly performance[...]
May 27 all-day Charleston, SC
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 700 events in 17 days transforms Charleston into[...]
May 27 all-day Locales Vary - Visit Website
Spoleto Festival USA, one of America’s major performing arts festivals is full of 17-days worth of events showcasing both established and emerging artists in more than 150 performances of opera, dance, theater, classical music, and[...]
May 27 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm St. Philip's Church
As part of the 2019 Spoleto Festival, we invite you to join us on Memorial Day as the Charleston Men’s Chorus honors and celebrates those individuals who have made the ultimate sacrifice in service to[...]
May 27 @ 4:00 pm – 8:00 pm Folly River Park
Come have a “Folly” good time on the island every MONDAY evening – shop local and enjoy a sustainable market, supporting local farmers and artisans. 4-8pm The Folly Beach Farmer’s Market is a fun event[...]
May 27 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm Dockery's
Chantale Gagné Quartet – Salute to Horace Silver A native of Quebec, Canada, jazz pianist/composer Chantale Gagné began studying music at the age of 8. In 2005, she studied with jazz piano legend Kenny Barron[...]
May 27 @ 9:00 pm – 10:00 pm Dockery's
Gino Castillo & the Cuban Cowboys Join us for the ultimate Latin Jazz party as Gino Castillo & the Cuban Cowboys bring their Latin jazz flare to Dockery’s! From Quito, Ecuador, Gino Castillo has made[...]
May 28 all-day Charleston, SC
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 700 events in 17 days transforms Charleston into[...]
May 28 all-day Locales Vary - Visit Website
Spoleto Festival USA, one of America’s major performing arts festivals is full of 17-days worth of events showcasing both established and emerging artists in more than 150 performances of opera, dance, theater, classical music, and[...]
May 28 all-day Queen Street Playhouse
PURE Theatre will open the remount of 2017 Pulitzer Prize for Drama winner, Sweat at the Queen Street Playhouse. Written by two-time Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright, Lynn Nottage, and directed by PURE Theatre Artistic Director, Sharon[...]
May 28 @ 1:00 pm – 2:15 pm Charleston Jazz Academy
In collaboration with Spoleto Festival USA, we are excited to host Wells Fargo Jazz Series performing artist David Virelles at the Charleston Jazz Academy on May 28, 2019 from 1pm – 2:15pm. Born in Cuba[...]
May 28 @ 7:00 pm 34 West Theater
America’s sweetheart hires the city’s worst detective agency. It’s Moonlighting meets Parks and Recreation in this charming NEW comedy, with music from the 80’s to Motown! A menu of champagne cocktails, wine, craft beers, sodas[...]
May 28 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm Dockery’s
Blues, Ballads & Swing – The Music of Saxophonist Mark Sterbank Saxophonist and composer Mark Sterbank is Associate Professor of Jazz Studies and Saxophone at Charleston Southern University. His 2014 CD of original compositions, entitled[...]
May 28 @ 9:00 pm – 10:00 pm Dockery's
Heather Rice & Friends – In the Air Tonight A dynamic jazz singer and songwriter, Heather Rice delivers color and beauty with her passionate and versatile voice. Heather hails from Ormond Beach, Florida, and now[...]
May 29 all-day Charleston, SC
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 700 events in 17 days transforms Charleston into[...]
May 29 all-day Locales Vary - Visit Website
Spoleto Festival USA, one of America’s major performing arts festivals is full of 17-days worth of events showcasing both established and emerging artists in more than 150 performances of opera, dance, theater, classical music, and[...]
May 29 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am The Gibbes Museum of Art
Mary Jackson is an internationally-recognized master of sweetgrass basketry. A recipient of the MacArthur Fellowship in 2008, and many awards since then, Jackson’s work is in major collections around the world and is prized by[...]
May 29 @ 2:00 pm – 3:15 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 29 @ 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 29 @ 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 29 @ 6:00 pm – 7:15 pm Charleston Jazz Academy
In collaboration with Spoleto Festival USA, we are excited to host Wells Fargo Jazz Series performing artist Terri Lyne Carrington at the Charleston Jazz Academy on May 29, 2019 from 6pm – 7:15pm. At the[...]
May 30 all-day Charleston, SC
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 700 events in 17 days transforms Charleston into[...]
May 30 all-day Locales Vary - Visit Website
Spoleto Festival USA, one of America’s major performing arts festivals is full of 17-days worth of events showcasing both established and emerging artists in more than 150 performances of opera, dance, theater, classical music, and[...]
May 30 @ 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[...]