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Festival

May 2017
What’s happening this month?

April 2017
From their downtown single house and courtyard garden, Monica and Ken Seeger adopt an inclusive entertaining policy

April 2017
On April 7 and 8, Old Towne Creek County Park blooms into a gardener’s paradise: the 16th annual Plantasia, organized...

March 2017
What’s happening this month?

March 2017
Historic Charleston Foundation’s Festival of Houses & Gardens celebrates its 70th season

March 2017
Ranky Tanky aims to share its contemporary expression of Gullah music ’round the globe

January 2017
Jazz musician Robert Lewis discusses his career as a performer, composer, and educator 

December 2016
Timothy Banks illustrates a whimsical world in children’s books, magazines, apps, and more

Wilma Maiers is ready to decorate her walking cane and don her Christmas tree hat to make the Holy City holidays all...

November 2016
A new album, a new baby, and a new take on some old-as-the-hillbillies rock ’n’ roll truths keep Charleston’s favorite...

November 2016
For the love of cycling—but also good food and company—Charles Fox serves up an 18th FestiVELO 

August 2016
BevCon Charleston unites wine, beer, and cocktail industry leaders for a new festival in the Holy City

August 2016
“They say we’re a dying breed,” says fourth-generation shrimper Franklin Rector. “That’s nowhere near true. Every year...

June 2016
Ahead of its premiere June 4, Carrie Mae Weems discusses her Spoleto Festival USA production  

May 2016
The Footlight Players award the first Anthony Aston Honors this month

May 2016
Listened to a Spoleto Festival USA concert in the last two decades? It’s likely that John Kennedy had a hand in its...

May 2016
Ninety years after the untimely death of Edmund Thornton Jenkins, Spoleto Festival USA premieres his unfinished...

May 2016
Artist Jonathan Green brings a colorful dose of African cultural authenticity to the Spoleto stage

May 2016
The owners of High Wire Distilling Co. imbue a 19th-century single house with soulful folk art  

April 2016
This month, load up on inspiration, information, and plenty of plants at events around town

March 2016
The Holy City becomes an even hotter culinary hot spot when Charleston Wine + Food invites dozens of acclaimed chefs...

March 2016
Dying to bring some spring vibrance to the wintery landscape? Start with a brightly blooming mailbox planter

February 2016
Multimedia artist Fletcher Williams III on Charleston, what fuels his work, and what’s next for his career  

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November 2015
For prolific artist Richard ''Duke'' Hagerty, a four-decade retrospective of his wild surrealist paintings is just...

November 2015
Attorney-turned-celebrated-conductor Ken Lam takes the helm of the Charleston Symphony Orchestra

November 2015
A Charleston native reflects on the evolution of local philanthropy

October 2015
A celebration of the local arts scene takes a final bow

September 2015
How do you define “luxury”? Perhaps it’s an occasional indulgence, or a unique experience, or even something...

August 2015
To commemorate Charleston’s 40th anniversary, we honor 40 influential people and groups whose vision, passion, focus,...