Charleston SC Upcoming Events

Charleston South Carolina Upcoming Events
Blues & BBQ Harbor Cruise
Now - October 2017
Charleston Harbor Tours presents a blast of cool blues and hot BBQ aboard a two hour Charleston Harbor Cruise. Enjoy delicious swig and swine BBQ buffet, cash bar and live blues by Shrimp City Slim! Board at 6:30PM and cruise from 7-9PM. Click here for available cruise dates and tickets.

Sunset at Fort Sumter Behind the Scenes Tour
Fridays, Now - October 14, 2017
Experience a waterside view of the historic architectural gem that has been voted “Top City” in the USA by Conde Nast Traveler, Charleston, SC. Combine that with a Sunset at Fort Sumter tour were you will interact with period dressed Civil War living historians and learn in-depth details of the Civil War. Once at the fort enjoy the rich history provided by the National Park Service Rangers and spectacular views of the city, harbor and Atlantic Ocean from the top of the fort. For the return cruise, relax and take in the spectacular views of the harbor and her marine life while dining on southern BBQ cuisine. Beer, wine & cocktails are available for purchase to and from the fort. Click here for additional information and book today.

Boone Hall Pumpkin Patch
Now - October 31, 2017
A Lowcountry tradition for fall fun and entertainment! One admission prices includes all attractions including the Corn Maze, Jump Pillow, Giant Slide Tower, Hayride, Spider Web, Rock Climbing Wall, Corn Hole Toss and more. Plus, visitors are encourage to pick a pumpkin from the Boone Hall Pumpkin Patch! Pumpkins are paid for by the pound. Click here for additional information about this family friendly event at Boone Hall Plantation.
Upcoming Events in Charleston, South Carolina - Charleston South Carolina Upcoming Events include spectacular festivals, concerts, museum displays, social gatherings, holiday festivities, and more. We want YOU to participate and share in the excitement! Take a glance at these upcoming events and start planning your trip to Charleston, South Carolina today! Enjoy a beautiful Charleston vacation home and take part in all of the wonderful events that Charleston art galleries, performing arts centers, theatres, and other local Charleston businesses host throughout the year. 
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Explore Charleston beaches to enter a fishing tournament, challenge your friends in a paddle board contest, and dance the night away on Charleston’s beautiful piers. Downtown Charleston features live entertainment, ever changing museum exhibits, and seasonal city tours. Hosting an event in Charleston SC? Submit your event today.

Visit the North Charleston Coliseum and Performing Arts Center to see incredible musicians live in concert. Check out our list of upcoming events below to find an event or activity that interests you and then share event details with your family and friends today. Charleston’s exciting nightlife, delicious dining, indoor activities, outdoor adventures, concerts, theatrical performances and more entertain people of all ages and interests. Enjoy fantastic local events and activities all year long.  

Visiting Charleston from out of town to attend an exciting local event such as a concert, sporting event, festival, or holiday celebration? Take advantage of special discounts from our local hotel partners. We welcome you to Charleston, South Carolina and invite you to explore everything that this beautiful coastal city has to offer.
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Fall House and Garden Tours
October 5-29, 2017
On various days in October, from 2 pm- 5 pm, PSC will offer traditional self-guided tours of 6-7 private houses and gardens. These are REAL houses and not museum or staged buildings. They have had modifications and updating but they are privately owned and only open once or twice a year. In some instances, only the garden is open. Tickets are $50 per person and limited. Click here for additional information.

Cast Off Fishing Tournaments
October 14: Mount Pleasant Pier
Join us at the Mount Pleasant Pier and the Folly Beach Pier for a season of fishing tournaments! 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.

Lowcountry Trail Half Marathon & 5K
October 14, 2017
Take to the trails of Mullet Hall Equestrian Center at Johns Island County Park during the Lowcountry Trail Half Marathon and 5K. Breathtaking fall foliage, moss-draped oaks, and native wildlife provide a scenic backdrop to the perfect trail run. Registration includes post-race cold beverages and live music. T-shirts will be guaranteed to participants who register prior to deadline specified on website. Participants ages 10-15 can register, but must be accompanied by an adult chaperone. Dogs are not allowed on trail run. Click here for additional event details.

Holiday Festival of Lights
November 10, 2017 - January 1, 2018
Each year, thousands of families create lasting memories at the Holiday Festival of Lights, where millions of multicolored lights illuminate the sky throughout 52 enchanting nights. Journey through three miles of over 700 magical light displays of all shapes and sizes. Park your car and enjoy family activities, shopping, food, entertainment, and so much more! The Holiday Festival of Lights has been recognized around the country and the world. It was featured as the only U.S. event in Moscow's Festival of Festivals, Coastal Living recognized it as "One of the Top 10 Holiday Celebrations," the American Bus Association ranked it as "One of the Top 100 Events in the Nation," the Southeast Tourism Society lists it as one of the "Top 20 Events in the Southeast," and USA Today has named it one of the "10 Best Holiday Light Shows in America." Do not miss your chance to enjoy this incredible Charleston holiday spectacular! Click here for additional information.

Veterans Day Tribute - North Charleston
November 11, 2017
The City of North Charleston will host its annual Veterans Day tribute on Friday, November 11, 2017 from 10:30 am – 1:00 pm at Park Circle featuring a keynote by TBD. We ask veterans and the public to join Mayor Keith Summey and City Council in this special ceremony. Each year, over 500 veterans in attendance are honored. All veterans planning to attend are encouraged to RSVP. Each veteran will be recognized and will receive a specially designed commemorative coin. Click here for additional information.

Steeplechase of Charleston
November 12, 2017
Charleston's favorite party will take place in November at the beautiful Stono Ferry Racetrack in Hollywood, SC. Come out early and enjoy shopping at our Vendor Village or participate in the Hat Contest. Set up a spot for an afternoon of picnicking and tailgating, meander along the beautiful grounds and watch the most exciting horse racing in Charleston, SC with family and friends! Click here for additional information.

Gildan Charleston Classic Basketball Tournament
November 16, 17 & 19, 2017 
The South's Premiere College Basketball event is scheduled for November 16-19, 2017 at the TD Arena in Charleston, South Carolina. Visit ESPN's dedicated Charleston Classic event page for bracket details and tournament tickets as they become available. We look forward to seeing you in Charleston, SC for this exciting weekend of college basketball.

Charleston's Holiday Market
November 17-19, 2017
Holiday Market is Your Complete Holiday Experience at the Charleston Area Convention Center! Offering foods and fashions, gifts and glitter, music and magic – everything to make the holidays bright. This exciting Christmas extravaganza kicks off the season with specialty gift stores, fashion jewelry, clothing, gourmet foods, decorations and ideas, home accessories and décor, food and wine sampling, arts and crafts, and of course, Santa! Holiday Market offers participating vendors the opportunity to sell to tens of thousands of customers – all eager to shop! The customers come early and return often – leaving with bags and bags of goodies. Click here for additional information.

Ultra Chili 50K
November 18, 2017
Join us for the 3rd annual Ultra Chili 50K, where you'll navigate through the majestic moss-draped trails of Laurel Hill County Park during this multi-loop race. Individuals and teams are encouraged to enter, and the post-race party includes hot chili and cold beer. Online registration ends Friday, November 17 at 3 p.m. Custom race shirts are guaranteed to participants who register before October 17. Click here for additional information.​
​Boone Hall Fright Nights!
October 6-8, 12-15, 19-22, 26-31, 2017
The scariest haunted attractions of the season are waiting for you at Boone Hall Fright Nights! Are you brave enough to come face to face with your worst nightmares ... in the dark? You are invited to explore Boone Hall Plantation's incredible haunted worlds in preparation of the scariest holiday of the year. Can you and your friends survive and avoid becoming human prey? Click here for additional event details.

Latin American Festival
October 15, 2017
Celebrate the sights and sounds of the Latin world with live Salsa and Merengue music, authentic food and crafts, and plenty of activities for families to enjoy at the Latin American Festival! Food, beverages, and souvenirs will be available for purchase on-site. Kids 12 and under are FREE. Join us from 12 - 6PM at North Charleston Wannamaker County Park for this exciting event! Click here for additional Latin American Festival information.

Annual James Island Connector Run
October 28, 2017
Join us for the Annual Charleston James Island Connector Run! The race route starts and finishes on Bennett St. close to Ashley Ave. This is the ONLY point-to-point 5k in the state, and if you want a personal record, it’s a FAST course. There will also be a 10k run and fun bike ride. Register today for your preferred event! Click here for additional information.
North Charleston Coliseum & Performing Arts Center Events
The North Charleston Coliseum, Performing Arts Center, and Charleston Area Convention Center campus is the Lowcountry’s premier destination for live entertainment & sports. Get your tickets today for these exciting upcoming events. Visiting from out of town? The Hyatt Place Charleston Airport hotel is located within walking distance of the North Charleston Coliseum & Performing Arts Center.

October 5, 2017: Thomas Rhett at North Charleston Coliseum
October 27, 2017: Charlie Wilson's "In It To Win It Concert" with Anthony Hamilton and La'Porsha Renae at North Charleston Performing Arts Center
November 2, 2017: Chris Tomlin at North Charleston Coliseum
November 4, 2017: Greatest Hits of the 60s & 70s at North Charleston Performing Arts Center
November 5, 2017: ZZ Top at North Charleston Performing Arts Center
November 10, 2017: Straight No Chaser: The Speakeasy Tour at North Charleston Performing Arts Center
November 12, 2017: Bon Iver at North Charleston Performing Arts Center
November 25, 2017: Legends of Soul presents Betty Wright & Friends at North Charleston Performing Arts Center
December 1, 2017: Gaither Christmas Homecoming Spectacular at North Charleston Coliseum
December 1, 2017: Kansas at North Charleston Performing Arts Center