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Only a few things in life are more exciting than annual festivals. They provide something to look forward to that will add fun and entertainment to your life. From food festivals to music festivals and video festivals, we have something for everyone.

Enjoy a nice outing with your friends and family at one of these exclusive events held throughout the year in your area. Visit their websites or call for more information on what to expect, parking, specific locations, changes in dates, or any other questions you may have.
Carolina Green Fair
Carolina Green Fair

861 Riverland Dr
Charleston, SC 29412   Directions

(843) 513-2655

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Charleston's Green Fair, held every fall, is the city's way of protecting its environment by teaching and entertaining attendees about the various ways they can "go green" and preserve our natural resources. This green festival is designed to appeal to the entire family, with lots of great displays and free goodies, plus plenty of activities planned throughout the course of the fair. Ways to go green in transportation, building, health and wellness, and outdoors are all offered in the various exhibits. So make plans to learn and go green with the Green Fair!

Charleston Beach Music and Shag Festival
Charleston Beach Music and Shag Festival

69 Hagood Ave
Charleston, SC 29409   Directions

(843) 814-0101

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Beach music is a sub-genre of rock and roll that influenced the sound of early 60s music, and its origins were right here along the South Carolina coast. That's why the Charleston Beach Music and Shag Festival brings back so many good-time memories. Enjoy dance lessons, top live bands that include such well-known acts as the Fantastic Shakers and Maurice Williams and the Zodiacs. Daytime events are scheduled at the Citadel Alumni House and continue into the night with music and dancing at J.B. Pivot's. The event is scheduled yearly in the latter part of August or early September.

MOJA Festival
MOJA Festival

75 Calhoun St
Charleston, SC 29401   Directions

(843) 724-7305

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Charleston's MOJA Festival is held every September and is a celebration that embraces the city's African and Caribbean heritage. The word "moja" is Swahili for "unity." That spirit of oneness is alive and well all throughout this family-friendly festival that not only offers an opportunity to learn about the deeply diverse African and Caribbean cultures, but you'll also be able to take in concerts, recitals, and other performances at venues throughout the city. And don't forget to sample the delicious selection of native dishes and delicacies, too.

Mount Pleasant Children's Day Festival
Mount Pleasant Children's Day Festival

1251 Park W Blvd
Mt. Pleasant, SC 29466   Directions

(843) 884-8517

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The Mount Pleasant Children's Day Festival is a day-long celebration of children and all the fun that goes with them! The kids can enjoy everything from jump castles, clowns, pony rides, climbing walls as well as lots of great food. The event is coordinated by the Mount Pleasant Recreation Department to help raise money for local PTAs. The fest is so popular that it attracts thousands of visitors from all across the South Carolina Lowcountry, so make plans to be there for all the fun.

Scottish Games and Highland Gathering
Scottish Games and Highland Gathering

1235 Long Point Rd
Mt. Pleasant, SC 29464   Directions

(843) 884-4371

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Every September, the Scottish Games and Highland Gathering takes place to celebrate all things Scottish and Celtic. The unmistakable sound of bagpipes as well as drumming and Highland dancing are a constant feature of the festivities. In addition to being able to sample some traditional cuisine, you'll be able to enjoy a Border Collie demonstration, Scottish fiddling, and children's games, too. In other words, this is a great time for the whole family!

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