Charleston - Festivals And Events
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From culturally enriching performances at the nationally-known Spoleto Festival USA to experiencing Christmas in Charleston with the Holiday Walking Tour, year-round festivities are sure to keep you busy in Charleston. Why not spend an afternoon savoring delectable southern cuisine? However you decide to spend your days and nights, Charleston can keep your calendar full!

Charleston Calendar of Events


MARCH

The Foreigner presented by Charleston Stage
3/7/2014 - 3/23/14
The Foreigner is the laugh-out-loud backwoods farce that has charmed audiences since it first appeared in 1984 when it won the Obie for Best Off-Broadway production.

Evenings in the Market
3/21/2014
The weekly event, designed to showcase local artists, food vendors and designers, is from 6:30-10:30pm every Friday and Saturday from March through December.

Local Fishermen Fridays at Jasmine Porch
3/21/2014
Join Jasmine Porch on Friday evenings and experience the fresh catch of the day.

Unedited Black Cat Cabaret
1/23/2014
From the salons of Italy and France to the steps of Sermet's - join Unedited with Laura Ball and friends Mary Fishburne and Shelby Levine with Bassist Ben Wells as the ladies resurrect the legendary Le Chat Noir upstairs at The Mezz.

10th Annual Mardi Crawl on Shem Creek
3/22/2014
Visit Shem Creek for a day of "partying with a purpose" at MardiCrawl 2014.

Charleston Jazz Orchestra: Little Girl Blue
3/22/2014
The Charleston Jazz Orchestra will be performing "Little Blue Girl" on Saturday, March 22 at the Charleston Music Hall. This performance will celebrate the music of Nina Simone and will be conducted in 2 sets. Set 1: 5pm Set 2: 8pm.

Walk for Water Charleston
3/22/2014
Join thousands to Walk for Water on March 22. Water Missions International's walk symbolizes the trek that millions of women and children walk every day for water that isn't even clean.

Inspector NoClue's Murder Mysters - A Classic Comic Whodunit
3/23/2014
Come see the show Atlanta audiences have been laughing at for years - Inspector NoClue's Murder Mystery, now making a home at Charleston's new Black Fedora Comedy Mystery Theatre!

All About Drawing
3/25/2014
In All About Drawing, artist Sally Collins will teach students to work with charcoal, pencils, colored pencils, composition, still life, and photographs in this fun four week session.

2014 Old Exchange Lecture Series: Heroes and Villains of the American Revolution

3/26/2014
During this lecture series speakers will explore our traditional view points on the American Revolution's heroes and villains.

Inspector NoClue's Murder Mystery - A Classic Comic Whodunit
3/26/2014
Come see the show Atlanta audiences have been laughing at for years - Inspector NoClue's Murder Mystery, now making a home at Charleston's new Black Fedora Comedy Mystery Theatre! 

Krav under the Oaks at Charles Towne Landing
3/26/2014
Join Charleston Krav Maga & MMA for a four-week "Krav Under the Oaks" boot camp at beautiful Charles Towne Landing that will jump start or elevate your fitness routine! 

The Oak Ridge Boys
3/27/2014
The Oak Ridge Boys will be performing at the North Charleston Performing Arts Center on March 27, 2014. 

Evenings in the Market
3/28/2014
The weekly event, designed to showcase local artists, food vendors and designers, is from 6:30-10:30pm every Friday and Saturday through December.

The Alley Hoop Fever Challenge
3/28/2014
The Alley Hoop Fever Challenge, presented by Bud Light, returns at 7pm, with 64 two-person team gathering to compete for $700 in cold hard cash.

Spring Jam Music Fest
3/29/2014
The 2nd annual Spring Jam Music Fest presented by 105.5 The Bridge returns to Brittlebank Park for a jam-packed day of live music on Saturday, March 29, 2014. Two stages, ten bands, side-show performances, and the Arts & Goods Village will line the banks. 

The Folly Beach Sea and Sand Festival
3/29/2014
A family-friendly, dog-friendly festival & fundraiser benefiting the Folly Beach Parks & Rec and renourishment program. 

The North Charleston POPS! Philly Soul
3/29/2014
The late '60s and '70s brought the Philadelphia Sound, a style of soul music characterized by lush orchestra arrangements, featuring sweeping strings and piercing brass.

Lowcountry Active Outdoors Expo
3/30/2014
Would you like to try out and experience all of the great outdoor sporting activities that abound in the Lowcountry? Join the Lowcountry Active Outdoors Expo in March 30 to discover what the Lowcountry has to offer in sporting activities.

In the Mix: Music Industry Exchanges
3/31/2014
"In the Mix: Music Industry Exchanges" is being presented as a monthly series connecting musicians and CofC students to industry leaders with intimate conversations about success and experience in the music business, moderated by Mark Bryan.

Pet Fest 2014
3/22/2014 - 3/23/2014
Our pets love us unconditionally - so why not give back to our best friends by bringing them out for some fun? Pets, their owners and those in search of a pet are invited to join Charleston County Parks for a full weekend of exhibit, demonstrations, etc.

Family Circle Cup Tennis Tournament
3/29/2014 - 4/6/2014
Every spring, the City of Charleston and Daniel Island serves as a backdrop to one of the richest and most traditional events in women's professional tennis.

Pefectly Normel People
3/20/2014 - 3/30/2014
Threshold Repertory Theatre is proud to present Perfectly Normel Peoply by our 2014 Playwrights-in-Residence, Thomas and Juday Health.

The Charleston Symphony Orchestra League Designer Showhouse
3/20/2014 - 4/19/2014
The Charleston Symphony Orchestra League's 37th Annual Designer Showhouse at 67 Rutledge Avenue is an antebellium treature located in Harleston Village. Built in 1852, this elegant home is known for its broad porch with a gray and white marble floor.

 

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