Graduations at North Charleston Coliseum & Performing Arts Center
May 3: Trident Technical College
May 4: Charleston Southern University
May 25: Fort Dorchester High School, Ashley Ridge High School, Summerville High School
June 1: Stratford High School, Timderland High School, Cane Bay High School
June 4: Hanahan High School, Goose Creek High School, Berkeley High School
June 6: West Ashley High School, Stall High School, School of Arts High School
June 7: Academic Magnet High School, St. John High School, Burke High School, Wando High School
June 8: North Charleston High School, Garrett High School, Baptist Hill High School, Military Magnet Academy, James Island Charter High School
Join us at the North Charleston Coliseum & Performing Arts Center to cheer on your Charleston graduate! Click here for a full graduation schedule. Hyatt Place Charleston Airport hotel is located within walking distance of the North Charleston Coliseum & Performing Arts Center.
Charleston RiverDogs Baseball Home Games
May 8, 9, 10, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 25, 26, 27, 29, 2019
June 6, 7, 8, 9, 13, 14, 15, 27, 28, 29, 30, 2019
July 1, 2, 3, 9, 10, 11, 18, 19, 20, 21, 31, 2019
August 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 12, 13, 14, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24, 25, 30, 31, 2019
September 1 & 2, 2019
Cheer on the Charleston RiverDogs Baseball Team at Joseph P. Riley, Jr. Park. 'The Joe' remains one of the premier atmospheres in all of minor league baseball. It has been rated among the best playing facilities on the collegiate and minor league levels. Mark your calendar for these Charleston RiverDogs home games in the 2019 season. Click here for the promotion / special event calendar and ticket information.
Shaggin' on the Cooper
May 18: Shem Creek Boogie Band
June 15: The Coppertones
July 4: Uncle Sam Jam
July 13: The Sneakers
August 10: Vinyl Daze
September 7: Recollections
Dust off your dancing shoes and get ready for summer and Shaggin’ on the Cooper! Live music of all varieties will fill the air with local bands performing throughout the season at the Mount Pleasant Pier. All ages are invited to let loose, breathe in the harbor breeze and dance the night away under the stars. Click here for additional information.
Cast Off Fishing Tournaments
May 11, 2019: Mount Pleasant Pier
May 25, 2019: Folly Beach Pier
June 8, 2019: Mount Pleasant Pier
June 22, 2019: Folly Beach Pier
August 31, 2019: Folly Beach Pier
September 7, 2019: Mount Pleasant Pier
September 28, 2019: Folly Beach Pier
October 5, 2019: Mount Pleasant Pier
Part of the Memorial Waterfront Park complex, the 1250-foot long Mount Pleasant Pier stretches out into Charleston Harbor under the foot of the Arthur Ravenel, Jr. Bridge. Along with beautiful views, the pier offers great fishing! The Folly Beach Pier is one of the best destinations in the Lowcountry for pier fishing. This breathtaking landmark stretches out 1045’ into the sparkling Atlantic Ocean and offers spectacular views, fishing, dining, tournaments, special events, and more throughout the year! Click here for additional information.
Charleston Beer Fest
May 18, 2019
Charleston Beer Fest (formerly Charleston Beer Garden) is back with a new name, a new look and a new location! Join us at Riverfront Park in North Charleston for the best beer festival in the Lowcountry - all for a great cause, helping those living with HIV/AIDS here in our community. Come out for a full day of craft beer, music, food, crafts, beer games and fun! Drink Beer. Do Good! Click here for additional information about this Charleston event.
Charleston Sprint Triathlon Series
May 19, 2019 | June 16, 2019 | July 7, 2019 | July 28, 2019 | August 11, 2019
Swim! Bike! Run! The five-race Charleston Sprint Triathlon Series at James Island County Park features a 600-yard freshwater swim, 12-mile bike ride, and 5K flat run. Over 30,000 people have raced the series over the years, and the series has been honored as one of the Top Ten Charleston Signature Sport Events by the Charleston Metro Sports Council. Click here for additional information about this Triathlon Series.
May 24, 2019 | June 21, 2019 | July 26, 2019 | August 16, 2019 | September 13, 2019
Shag the night away under the stars at the Folly Beach Edwin S. Taylor Fishing Pier, where DJ Jim Bowers will be spinning the hottest oldies and beach music for you all night long. Event hours are from 7 - 11PM. Click here for additional information.
Spoleto Festival USA
May 24 - June 9, 2019
For 17 days and nights each spring, Spoleto Festival USA fills Charleston, South Carolina’s historic theaters, churches, and outdoor spaces with performances by renowned artists as well as emerging performers in opera; theater; dance; and chamber, symphonic, choral, and jazz music. Now approaching its 42nd season, Spoleto Festival USA is internationally recognized as America’s premier performing arts festival. Click here for additional events details.
Granger Smith at North Charleston Performing Arts Center
May 26, 2019
Over the course of his groundbreaking career, Granger Smith has amassed a massive and rabid audience now known as "Yee Yee Nation" built through heavy touring and grassroots fan engagement. He now has a social media following of nearly 7 million and over a quarter of a BILLION online video views. Click here for additional information about this exciting Charleston concert.
Uncle Sam Jam
July 4, 2019
Enjoy the harbor breeze and live music at the perfect venue for celebrating our independence - the Mount Pleasant Pier! At the foot of the Arthur Ravenel, Jr. Bridge, stretching 1250 feet out into Charleston Harbor, the scenic Mount Pleasant Pier will also be a great spot to watch the area’s best fireworks displays! Join our party at the end of the pier, and groove to live music from Dave Landeo & The Sol Beats. Click here for additional information.
Bring It! Live at North Charleston Performing Arts Center
July 27, 2019
Featuring the legendary Coach Dianna Williams and her team of Dancing Dolls, comes the unforgettable, jam-packed heart-pounding experience we call Bring It! Live. After three acclaimed touring seasons, the hit Lifetime® TV series Bring It! is back again live with never before seen routines and all new fan vs Dancing Doll stand battles. The 2019 summer tour will feature an all new interactive show with hotter-than-ever performances inspiring fans of all ages in an evening packed with motivation, inspiration and formation. Click here for additional information.
Alan Jackson at North Charleston Coliseum
August 23, 2019
Country superstar Alan Jackson’s South Carolina concert at the North Charleston Coliseum – originally planned for Friday, September 14 – has been rescheduled. The Country Music Hall of Famer will return on Friday, August 23, 2019 with special guest Michael William Morgan. Tickets for the original show will be honored at the rescheduled date. Click here for additional information.
Race for the ARK
August 24, 2019
Register today for the 2019 Race for the ARK scheduled for August 24, 2019. The race starts and ends at St. Luke’s Lutheran Church on 206 Central Ave. This event is rain or shine! Join the fight against Alzheimer's at this year's Race for the ARK! Click here for additional information.