We’re blessed to have good weather all year here in Charleston, and while we might not have the snow that other places get, we still have plenty of winter fun! Here are a few events we thought you’d like. You can also go to the Charleston Area Convention and Visitors Bureau websiteto find out more about events that might interest you. Farmer’s Markets Unlike most places, the Charleston area has two farmer’s markets during the first part of winter. Folly Beach: Wednesdays from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. at 43 Center Street, through December 18. Charleston: Saturdays from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. at King & Calhoun Streets, through December 21. Toast of Charleston Listen to live music from local talent, such as Blake Zahnd and Kevin Church, every Friday and Saturday night through the end of February at the Toast of Charleston. Music begins at 8 p.m. at 145 Meeting Street. Acoustic Sunset Oyster Roast On Fridays through February, The Wreckfish hosts the weekly Acoustic Sunset Oyster Roast Series from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. Come to 7690 Northwoods Blvd for oysters and drink specials to kick off your weekend. Second Sunday on King Street King Street is one of the best shopping spots in America, and on the second Sunday afternoon of every month, it becomes a fun festival with live music, food, and incredible shopping. A range of performances for every taste The North Charleston Coliseum & Performing Arts Center hosts artists ranging from locals to nationally known musicians. This winter, the music lineup includes:
  • Darius Rucker
  • John Mayer
  • Gabriel Iglesias
  • Tedeschi Trucks Band
  • Barry Manilow
  • Johnny Mathis
  • Emmylou Harris and Rodney Crowell
  • Merle Haggard
  • Arlo Guthrie
Sporting events include:
  • South Carolina Stingrays hockey
Other performances and events include:
  • Moscow Ballet
  • TV’s Mythbusters
  • Monster Jam
  • The Addams Family
  • Endless Love
  • Southern Bridal Show

Which winter events do you enjoy?