Monday, September 14, 2009

Fall Home Tours, Concerts, and Other Special Events

Fall is a great time to visit Charleston, South Carolina and the surrounding islands.  Below is just a sampling of what's happening in the Lowcounty! 

Isn't it time you planned your visit?

  • September 24 - October 25, 2009
    Annual Fall Tours of Homes & Gardens  (Thurs., Fri. Sat and Sun. only) The Preservation Society
  • September 24 through October 4, 2009
    Moja Festival
  • September 26 and 27, 2009
    Charleston's Museum Mile Weekend
    A single pass will allow visitors complimentary admission at twelve sites along Meeting Street.
    Museum Mile Weekend passes are available online at
  • August 14-October 11, 2009
    2009 Coastal Living Idea Cottage in I'On
    Home tour tickets are $10.00 and may be purchased on line at
  • October 9-11, 2009
    Taste of Charleston:  This three-day celebration of Lowcountry cuisine is hosted by the
    Greater Charleston Restaurant Association (GCRA) and will feature some of
    Charleston's finest, nationally renowned chefs.will take place from. For the event schedule and ticket pricing, visit GCRA's website.
  • October 1-31, 2009
    Fall Festival at Boone Hall:  A must-do fall experience in the Lowcountry.  Last year over 20,000 people enjoyed the festivities.  Visit Boone Hall's website.
  • October 3-31, 2009
    Charleston Corn Maze: Visit Legare Farms' annual 'Amazing Maze in Maize' and Pumpkin Patch.  Please come out to Johns Island and visit a family owned and operated working farm.
    * Pick your own pumpkin!
    * Take a scenic hayride!
    * Try your hand at the Balloon Launch!
    * Hit a pumpkin, win a pumpkin.
    * Make your own Scarecrow!
    Legare Farms' website
    has more details.
If music and performance arts are more your style, check out the upcoming shows at the North Charleston Coliseum and Performing Arts Center:
  • The Avett Brothers, Sept. 17, 2009
  • Jamie Foxx,  Sept. 20, 2009
  • Loggins & Messina, Sept. 22, 2009
  • Willie Nelson and Friends, Oct. 16, 2009
  • Kathy Griffin, Oct. 18, 2009
  • Camelot, Best of Broadway 2009-2010, Oct 20-21, 2009
  • MercyMe with special guest FEE & Jonny Diaz, Oct. 23, 2009
  • REO Speedwagon & Styx
  • with special guest NIGHT RANGER, Oct. 29, 2009

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