Fall has arrived in the Lowcountry, y’all! And with the cooler temps, Saturday football games and Sunday apple picking trips, there also comes a lot of exciting fall-tastic events.
Luckily, you don’t have to travel too far to immerse yourself in the fall season — there is more than enough happening to keep you occupied this month. Just take a look at our list of top events around town!
In its milestone second iteration, Charleston Arts Festival will feature Lowcountry luminaries working across artistic genres including music, dance, and visual arts to create a multi-week festival that celebrates all things creative. Throughout the festival, attendees will be able to immerse themselves in singular experiences that draw from a variety of artistic fields.
Old and new traditions delight at the 30th Annual Town of Mount Pleasant Children’s Day Festival presented by Publix. East Cooper schools will host carnival games, and families can enjoy carnival rides, inflatable slides, live entertainment, wall climbing, face painting and lots of other family friendly activities. The best part? Admission and all activities are free!
This annual fall festival draws visitors of all ages from all over the state with a variety of fall attractions, events, activities, and, of course, pumpkin patch fun! There will also be plenty of pumpkins available to purchase that you can add to your home to get it ready for fall.
As the City of Charleston’s first poetry festival, the Free Verse Festival seeks to uplift the community by providing eclectic poetry events and workshops at multiple venues in downtown Charleston and West Ashley. Keep an eye out for public art poetry written on sidewalks, napkins, t-shirts, billboards, buses and other unexpected places around town!