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Festival

May 2019
America’s premier performing arts festival returns to the Holy City for its 43rd annual season. Check out our picks for...

May 2019
Meet the genius, ambassador, advocate, and Lowcountry legend whose many titles and accolades reflect more than half a...

May 2019
The exuberant violinist celebrates his 10th season as director of Spoleto’s chamber music series in Charleston—his home...

May 2019
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May 2019
Meet Joel Watson, 23 years-old and ready for the spotlight

May 2019
Carolyn Kostopoulos has been supervising the art festival’s wardrobes for 37 years

April 2019
Meet the self-taught topiary artist who, for nearly four decades, has planted and pruned, nurtured and shaped nursery...

April 2019
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April 2019
Susan and Gene Massamillo’s downtown garden was designed to transport them—and their many guests—to lush landscapes...

April 2019
From Edisto and Beaufort to McClellanville and Georgetown, each morning during shrimp season the air fills with the...

March 2019
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March 2019

February 2019
Take a taste-filled walk down memory lane through some of Charleston’s most beloved 20th-century eateries, from seafood...

January 2019
Charleston Jazz has a killer lineup slated for its fifth annual Charleston Jazz Festival, bringing tunes to venues...

December 2018
One of the best parts of the holiday season is gathering with friends, neighbors, and perfect strangers at the many...

November 2018
When Philip Simmons (1912-2009) began to study the craft of ironwork as a 13-year-old apprentice to Holy City...

November 2018
The Charleston to Charleston Literary Festival returns, bigger and better 

October 2018
Meet the James Beard Award-winning pitmaster behind Rodney Scott’s BBQ

October 2018
Jump, Little Children returns with a new album and fresh inspiration

October 2018
Jenny Broe, choreographer and owner of local studio Dance Lab, is pushing the limits of Charleston’s dance scene

August 2018
Organizers offer tips for making the most of your visit

August 2018
Your guide to the 2018 World Equestrian Games being held in Tryon, NC September 11-13

July 2018
*/ Ring in Independence Day with these area events

July 2018
Lend an ear to WNC's rich musical traditions

July 2018
Feast your eyes on the spectrum of WNC's art scene

July 2018
Get to know the region through its foodways, artisanal producers, farms, fests, and more

July 2018
A 12-year-old partnership between two cultures is transforming one African village 

June 2018
Swig & Swine’s Anthony DiBernardo hosts a summer cookout with pickled shrimp, steaks, corn salad, and toasted...

May 2018
Annuals that reseed, rain barrels, and events for green thumbs

May 2018
Charleston’s growth has been a boon for, and in part driven by, its creative community. The return of festival season...