Arts, Music & Entertainment in Charleston

Arts, Music &
in Charleston

Dating back to the Civil War, that backdrop serves Charleston's performers well when they step out onto the stage to perform in a play, band or put their artistic expressions on canvas for the world to see and appreciate.

Sottile Theater, Hamlet Gallery, more...

Arts, Music & Entertainment in Charleston

Family Attractions in

From making a big splash in one of the area's water parks to enjoying a big splash of color at one of the city's excellent art galleries, there's always something fun to do and learn for the whole family in Charleston.

Gibbes Museum of Art, Folly Beach, more...

Charleston Festivals & Shows

Charleston Festivals & Shows

Whether it's a celebration of cultures, music, or tradition, you'll definitely want to join the party after you check out our list of annual festivals and shows that make their way to Charleston every year.

Mount Pleasant Children's Day Festival, Charleston Green Fair, more...

Hidden Treasures in Charleston

Hidden Treasures in

There's nothing like finding that one-of-a-kind item or visiting a shop that feels uniquely your own. Even though discovering some of these hidden treasures takes a little time and effort, when you find them, they're always well worth it.

Rosita Jones, Boomer's Books and Collectibles, more...

Charleston Museums & History

Charleston Museums & History

Charleston's history is anchored by its role in the Civil War. Various structures and sites stand as reminders of that chapter in our nation's history. The museums and sites in here preserve the area's past with a stunning collection of exhibits.

Citadel Museum, Charleston Museum, more...

Charleston for Nature Lovers

Charleston for
Nature Lovers

Whether you want to find your spot on the sand and relax on one of Charleston's many beaches or stroll through one of their stunning gardens, you'll be captivated by the area's natural beauty. There are plenty of scenes to appreciate, no matter what part of Charleston you visit.

Sullivan's Island Beach, Cypress Gardens, more...

Charleston Nightlife


From casual taverns and sports bars to glitzy high-end lounges, you'll find all that and everything in between as you hit Charleston's nightlife scene. Plus, there are lots of great venues for live music, too.

Squeeze, King Street Grille, more...

Restaurants in Charleston

Charleston Restaurants

Don't go hungry while exploring the sights of Charleston. You're sure to find something that suits your appetite on our list of favorite restaurants in Chucktown.

Cypress Lowcountry Grille, Fulton Five, more...

Romantic Date Ideas in Charleston

Romantic Date
Ideas in Charleston

With the lush backdrop that Charleston provides, finding a romantic place to stroll or enjoy dinner isn't as difficult as you might think, as all these places are great starting points for the perfect romantic evening.

Magnolia Plantation, Gibbes Museum of Art, more...

Charleston Shopping


From the big malls with all the major retailers to quaint little shops and boutiques, Charleston offers an impressive selection of shopping destinations that are notable for offering the items you're looking for and making the thrill of the hunt a lot of fun as well.

Citadel Mall, Northwoods Mall, more...

Charleston Sports & Recreation

Charleston Sports &

Taking time to enjoy recreational activities is even more fun in Charleston when you have so many options. From watching the hockey and soccer teams to taking a hike or even skydiving, there's no excuse for sitting still when you visit Charleston!

Charleston Outlaws Rugby, Charleston Riverdogs, more...

Unique Charleston Tours

Unique Charleston

With so much history tied to Charleston, you don't want to miss a bit of the story. To get up close and personal with these historic places and events, taking a specialized tour is the best way to make sure you learn about it in a fun and relaxed way.

Charleston Tea Party Walking Tour, Gullah Tours, more...