Craft Beer, Music, Food, Beer Games
Beer Fest is back May 18, 2019 & bigger and better!
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!”
Béisbol in the Holy City, RiverDogs to Become “Perros Santos” as Part of MiLB’s Copa de la Diversión
‘Holy Dogs’ to celebrate Charleston’s growing LatinX community for four games this season
The League’s Story – https://www.milb.com/…/copa-de-la-diversion-big…/c-305354674
“Last summer, Charleston, South Carolina was ranked as the no. 1 city in the US by Travel + Leisure and it’s obvious why. The city is paved with history, but it’s also home to good eats, shopping, beaches and more!”
Historic Charleston Foundation Website says,
“Managed by the Antiques Council, the 16th Annual Charleston Antiques Show, March 15-17, 2019, will bring approximately 30 dealers of fine arts and antiques from across the world to The Gaillard Center for a magnificient three-day show. You will find paintings, jewelry, furniture, rugs, decorative objects, silver and many more treasures to behold. Explore the show all three days and enjoy a Bloody Mary on Sunday morning while you stroll through the exhibits.”
Friday, March 15: 10 am – 6 pm
Saturday, March 16: 10 am – 6 pm
Sunday, March 17: 11 am – 5 pm* (*Enjoy a complimentary Bloody Mary on Sunday, March 17th.)
“Coming in 2020 on one of the most important sites in American history, the place where more enslaved African captives arrived in the U.S. and were sold than any other location, the IAAM will present the largely under told experiences and contributions of Americans of African descent.”https://iaamuseum.org/
Tickets are on sale now from as little as $10 depending on the show!
On May 11th, 2018 National Geographic TRAVEL posted “Discover the Best of Charleston: Make the most of your trip with these top ten tips for the “Holy City.” Nancy Gupton wrote:
“One of the United States’ oldest cities, Charleston—nicknamed the Holy City for its abundance of churches—offers visitors plenty to experience and explore. Don’t be overwhelmed: These are our top ten tips for making the most of your time…”
1 – SEE THE BIRDS
2- WANDER THE GARDENS
Read the article for the other eight hints and to read her elaboration on each.
The lovely photo above is only one of the many photos of Charleston in this great article – hint: you will LOVE the one of the Charleston Fountain!
Here is the intro to the article:
“Whether you’ve lived in Charlotte for 10 years or just moved into town, Charleston should be top on your list of weekend getaway locales. It is, after all, consistently named the top city in the U.S. by Travel + Leisure and is oft considered one of the best culinary destinations in the country.
So how does one do Charleston when there’s either so much to cover in a first-time visit, or you’ve been there what feels like countless times? Heed this advice and experience the Holy City with a fresh set of eyes.”
- Volvo Finals of the Volvo Car Tennis Open – March 31 – April 8th
- Summerville’s Flower Festival – April 6th – 8th
- 41st Annual Cooper River Bridge Run – Saturday, April 7th.
The Post and Courier published “Bridge Run, Volvo Finals, Flowertown Festival: A user’s guide to Charleston’s busiest weekend“
A couple interesting stats out of many listed in the Post’s User Guide:
- “95 – percent hotel occupancy expected locally this weekend, according to the Charleston Area Convention and Visitors Bureau”
- “40,000 – Number of entrants in a sold-out Bridge Run”