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8:22 am on Friday April 6, 2012

Car Event on Kiawah Island Showcases Classic, Antique & Collectibles Autos

Are you a car enthusiast, or do you simply enjoy the beauty of automobiles past and present? Admire over 100 pristine cars at the 4th annual Kiawah Island Motoring Retreat on Saturday, April 21.  Car connoisseurs will gather from 1:30 until 4:30 p....
3:15 am on Monday April 25, 2011

History comes alive in Conway

Flickr user capn madd matt Some may say we're lacking in a lot of departments here in South Carolina, but history isn't one of them. South Carolina is steeped in American history. From the beginning of the original thirteen colonies and to the "War...
6:00 am on Friday March 18, 2011

Tour Charleston's most beautiful homes and gardens

Image by Flickr user UGArdenerYesterday marked the beginning of the Historic Charleston Foundation’s 64th Annual Spring Festival of Houses and Gardens. From March 17th through April 16th, interested parties may partake in a series of tours that...
4:22 pm on Wednesday December 15, 2010

Bluffton looks to add horse-drawn carriages (update x4: temporary approval)

Flickr user pocketwiley In Charleston they're big business, and surprisingly controversial too. Updates at the bottom, First reporting October 4: I get why the Town of Bluffton needs to put regulations in place, I just don't know what folks will...
5:49 am on Sunday June 20, 2010

COAST Brewing opens its doors for tours, tastings, and sales (Update from the tasting)

Image by Charleston's TheDigitel Update June 20: The Post and Courier went along to one of the inaugural tastings at Coast and has a nice little report about what, why, and how; check it out here. First reporting: Well folks, it's official. On...
10:00 am on Monday January 4, 2010

Dock Street Theatre's restorations are complete

Image by Flickr user masckIts restoration complete, the Dock Street Theatre is reopening in May of 2010 with a Spoleto Festival USA production of "Flora," the first opera ever performed in the American Colonies. The much needed construction had...
1:55 am on Thursday October 15, 2009

Music, theater, festivals, and tours: There's loads of culture happening now

Image by 20091014-arts.jpgThere's always more cultural events going on in town than we can seem to get to plugging. But right now there's really more cultural events than we can get to plugging. So, we're striking a compromise: Here's a recent e-...
4:51 am on Tuesday August 11, 2009

Tour the tall ship 'Dankmark,' Denmark's nautical ambassador

Image by Flickr user stephen_dedalusImage by 20090811-danmark.jpg According to The Post and Courier, the Danish tall ship "Danmark" will be sailing into the Charleston Harbor today, August 11. The "nautical ambassador" for the nation of Denmark will...
11:28 am on Tuesday July 14, 2009

Tour historic slave cabins at Francis Marion University

Image by Flickr user ldysw357Image by 20090714-cabin.jpg Francis Marion University is offering up tours of their two historic slave cabins erected around 1836. The Hewn-Timber Cabins will be open to the public on the second Tuesday of every month....
12:33 pm on Monday June 22, 2009

Firefly vodka distillery opening for tours, tastings

Image by Flickr user urbanbohemianImage by 20090622-vodka.jpg The Firefly Vodka Distillery is set to give tours and provide tastings to the public beginning in August. The Charleston City Paper the story.