Outside of Columbia there are tons of fun events perfect for the family such as Music on Main, Rock the Presidents, Family Climb Night, and much more. There are also many events that the kids are guaranteed to love including the Monster Jam and James and the Giant Peach at the Dock Street Theater in Charleston.
Wednesdays, Fridays & Saturdays – Hagood Creek Petroglyph Site of South Carolina at the Hagood Mill State Historic Site in Pickens. Come see these historical markings open to the public on these days. For more information call (864) 898-2936.
Thursdays Through July – Music on Main at Morgan Square in Spartanburg. Enjoy some after work entertainment and fun. For more information call (864) 596-2026 or visit http://www.cityofspartanburg.org/music-on-main.
Third Thursdays – Art Walk in downtown Spartanburg. For more information call (864) 582-7616 or visit http://spartanburgartwalk.com/.
Fridays – Bluegrass Jam Session at 5301 Dacusville Highway in Pumpkintown. For more information call (864) 898-3815 or visit http://www.drbanjo.com/classes/2012-03-gilbert-nelson-pumpkintown.php.
Third Fridays – Contra Dancing at the First Presbyterian Church in Spartanburg. Enjoy an evening of dancing and learning a variety of cultural dances. For more information call (864) 308-1337 or visit https://www.facebook.com/Spartanburg-Contra-Dancers-493231910812229/.
Second Saturdays – House Concerts at the Hagood Mill Historic Site and Folklife Center in Pickens. For more information call (864) 898-2936 or visit http://www.co.pickens.sc.us/CulturalCommission/CurrentEvents/default.aspx#AttheHagoodMill.
Third Saturdays – Milling, Music, and Memories at the Hagood Mills Historic Site and Folklife Center in Pickens. For more information call (864) 898-2936 or visit http://www.co.pickens.sc.us/CulturalCommission/CurrentEvents/default.aspx#AttheHagoodMill.
Sundays – Sundays Unplugged at the Chapman Cultural Center in Spartanburg. Relax, unwind, and unplug while enjoying the galleries and live entertainment. For more information call (864) 542-2787 or visit http://www.chapmanculturalcenter.org/events.
Through January 8 – Shadrack’s Christmas Wonderland at Heritage Park in Simpsonville. This event is called “the world’s largest drive-through, fully-synchronized LED Christmas light and music show of its kind” and isn’t something to miss this holiday season. For more information call (864) 757-3022 or visit http://christmasatheritagepark.com/.
Through January 16 – Ice on Main at the Village Green in Greenville. Get into the holiday spirit with a little ice skating, or try out a skate sled. For more information call (864) 467-4355 or visit http://www.iceonmain.com/345/Hours-Tickets-Location.
Through January 17 – Holiday Ice at Carolina Wren Park in Anderson. Nothing provides a winter spirit like gliding on ice! For more information call (864) 231-2601 or visit http://downtownandersonsc.com/events/.
January 6 – 8 – South Carolina Camping and RV Show at the TD Convention Center in Greenville. Prepare for this year’s camping by taking a look at everything from the top of the line campers, to those that fold down. For more information call (864) 233-2562 or visit http://www.gsevents.com/shows/display.cfm?showID=83&showtypeid=1&src=295&sfid=77.
January 7 – “Rick Alviti” at the Younts Center for the Performing Arts in Fountain Inn. For all of the Elvis fans out there, this show is one you do not want to miss! For more information call (864) 409-1050 or visit http://www.yountscenter.org/visiting-artist-series.
January 7 – The Songwriters Workshop with Maia Sharp and Edwin McCain at the Huguenot Mill in Greenville. If you are an aspiring song writer, this is your chance to get real professional advice and support. For more information call (864) 467-3000 or visit http://www.peacecenter.org/events/detail/the-songwriters-workshop-with-maia-sharp.
January 7 – New Year’s Gospel Singing: “Legacy, The Kingsmen, & Tribute QT” at the Spartanburg Memorial Auditorium in Spartanburg. You’ll enjoy an evening of beautiful gospel music by these amazing artists. For more information call (864) 582-8107 or visit http://www.crowdpleaser.com/calendar/183/New+Years+Gospel+Sing+featuring+Legacy+Five+Kingsmen+and+Tribute+Qt.
January 9 – 10 – “Rock the Presidents” at the Gunter Theater in Greenville. Childsplay Theater from Tempe, Arizona is touring to present this theatrical performance about 44 presidents and is a great way for young persons to learn about our executive branch. For more information call (864) 467-3000 or visit http://www.peacecenter.org/events/detail/rock-the-presidents.
January 11 – 12 – “David Gonzolez: Aesop Bops” at the Gunter Theater in Greenville. This amazing artist brings fables to life through live music, compelling drama, and his natural craziness! For more information call (864) 467-3000 or visit http://www.peacecenter.org/events/detail/david-gonzalez-aesop-bops.
January 13 – 15 & 20 – 22 – “Ring of Fire: The Music of Johnny Cash” at the Chapman Cultural Center in Spartanburg. This unique musical is about the life of Johnny Cash and will include over two dozen of his songs. For more information call (864) 542-2787 or visit https://www.chapmanculturalcenter.org/pages/calendar/detail/event/c1/e312/&DateOfEvent=01/14/2017.
January 13 – 15 – Greenville Remodeling Expo at the TD Convention Center in Greenville. If you are looking to make some changes to your home, this is your chance to meet with a variety of experts and vendors to help make your remodeling go much smoother. For more information call (864) 233-2562 or visit http://www.homeshowcenter.com/overview/greenville?AspxAutoDetectCookieSupport=1.
January 14 – Wedding Festival at the Spartanburg Memorial Auditorium. It’s that time of year to finalize those wedding plans and is this the event to help you do just that. For more information call (864) 582-8107 or visit https://secure.exposites.com/weddingfestivals.com/show.html?show.id=4960.
January 14 – “When Swing was King: Music by Benny Goodman” at the Younts Center for the Performing Arts in Fountain Inn. This event will take you back and even have you dancing in the isles! For more information call (877) 725-8849 or visit http://www.yountscenter.org/2016-2017-season-schedule.
January 14 – “7 Bridges: The Ultimate Eagles Experience” at the Walhalla Civic Auditorium in Walhalla. This show is guaranteed to provide you with a concert as close to the real thing as you will find. For more information call (864) 638-2727 or visit http://www.walhallacivic.com/events.html.
January 19 – “Julian Bliss” at the Brooks Center for the Performing Arts in Clemson. Come out and hear one of the world’s most amazing clarinet performers. For more information call (864) 656-7787 or visit http://www.clemson.edu/centers-institutes/brooks/events/event.html?eventid=672706.
January 19 – February 11 – “Jukebox Heros” at the Center Stage Theater in Greenville. This annual hit rock show will bring back songs you’d forgotten about and have you dancing in your seat! For more information call (864) 233-6733 or visit http://centrestage.org/jukebox-heroes/.
January 20 – “Music from Many Lands” at the Gunter Theater in Greenville. This amazing concert performed by the Young Artist Orchestra and the Philharmonic will dazzle and amaze you! For more information call (864) 467-3000 or visit http://www.peacecenter.org/events/detail/music-from-many-lands-young-artist-orchestra-and-the-philharmonic.
January 20 – 22 – South Carolina International Auto Show at the TD Convention Center in Greenville. This is your chance to see some of the coolest cars on the planet, as well as check out some of the new cars on the 2017 market! For more information call (404) 502-6755 or visit http://southcarolinaautoshow.com/.
January 21 – Ringing in the New Year at the Haygood Mill Historic Site and Folklife Center in Pickens. Come check out a new group of deep country bluegrass artists, The Drovers Old Time Medicine Show, dredged up from the upcountry mountains of South Carolina, and Three Creeks Over, a bluegrass/gospel group of multitalented musicians, as well as enjoying folk life and traditional arts demonstrations. For more information call (864) 898-2936 or visit http://visitpickenscounty.com/event/1633/ringing-in-the-new-year/.
January 21 – Run Downtown 5K Road Race on Main Street in downtown Greenville. Runners, walkers, and families are invited to participate and there will also be a kids fun run will be included For more information visit http://rundowntown5k.com/,
January 21 – Winter Bluegrass Jubilee at the Pickens High School Auditorium. Included in this event is The Lonesome River Band and Hinson Girls and bring your own instrument for use in workshops and jamming. For more information call (864) 878-4257 or visit http://www.yamupstate.com/2017-winter-bluegrass-jubilee-home.html.
Second Mondays – Family Climb Night at the Northside Recreation Center in Rock Hill. Bring the family and challenge yourself by climbing the rock wall. For more information call (803) 329-5633 or visit http://www.visitrockhillsc.com/events/northside-recreation-center-family-climb-nights-2015-12-14/.
Fourth Saturdays – Bluegrass Series at Haynes Auditorium in Batesburg-Leesville. Add a little Bluegrass music to your month. For more information call (803) 582-8479 or visit http://www.haynesbluegrass.com/.
Fourth Saturdays – Mountain Dulcimers of Aiken at the Aiken Visitors Center and Train Museum in Aiken. Join these musicians or just enjoy the music, but be sure to stop by and be entertained by these mountain instruments and those who enjoy playing them. For more information call (803) 293-7846 or visit http://www.visitaikensc.com/calendar/event/the_mountain_dulcimers_of_aiken.
Saturdays – Hour Long Historic Train Ride at the South Carolina Railroad Museum in Winnsboro. Ride an old passenger train from the dining car, a passenger car, or even the caboose. For more information call (803) 635-9893 or visit http://www.scrm.org/welcomepage.html.
Saturdays weather permitting – Aiken Trolley Tours at the Aiken Visitors Center and Train Museum. Explore Aiken’s charm, grace, and elegance with one of these two hour tours. For more information call (803) 644-1907 or visit http://www.visitaikensc.com/calendar/event/aiken_historic_tour.
Through January 16 – Holiday Ice Rink on Saluda Street in Rock Hill. Here’s a chance to ice skate as you wind down from the holiday rush. For more information visit http://onlyinoldtown.wixsite.com/icerink.
Through February 26, 2017 – “Wild Fabrications” and “Nature’s Tapestries” at the Museum of York County in Rock Hill. Enjoy stitched creations of textile artists from around the world, as well as quilted masterpieces by Rock Hills own Dottie Moore who has blended her love of quilting with her love of nature. For more information call (803) 329-2121 or visit http://chmuseums.org/event/2090/.
January 6 – Magical Night of Harry Potter at the Holiday Ice Rink on Saluda Street in Rock Hill. Here’s your chance to dress up as your favorite Harry Potter character, enter the costume contest, a movie showing, and more, included with the chance to ice skate with others in costume! For more information visit https://www.facebook.com/events/1230373440335364/.
January 7 – “Sierra Hull” in Southern Sound Series at the McCelvey Center in York. You will be inspired by the wonderful music created by this fantastic mandolin player. For more information call (803) 909-7313 or visit http://chmuseums.org/event/2141/.
January 7 – “Atlanta Pops Orchestra” at the Newberry Opera House in Newberry. If you have never seen this fabulous orchestra, this is a show you don’t want to miss! For more information call (803) 276-5179 or visit http://www.newberryoperahouse.com/shows-and-events.html?show_name=atlanta-pops-orchestra.
January 7 – February 25 – “Samson: The Last Judge” at the Narroway Theater in Fort Mills. You will be amazed at this wonderful and entertaining theatrical presentation. For more information call (803) 802-2300 or visit https://narroway.net/dinner-shows/samson.
January 8 – “A Tribute to the Music of Peter, Paul, and Mary” at the Newberry Opera House in Newberry. Three theatrical performers from Columbia will serenade you with the memorable songs of this long time favorite group. For more information call (803) 276-5179 or visit http://www.newberryoperahouse.com/shows-and-events.html?show_name=a-tribute-to-the-music-of-peter-paul-and-mary-and-simon-and-garfunkel.
January 12 – 15 – “Steel Magnolias” at the Fine Arts Center of Kershaw County in Camden. This lovely story about women filled with love and humor turns tragic when one is willing to risk her life for pregnancy. For more information call (803) 425-7676 or visit http://www.fineartscenter.org/events/2017/01/12/steelmags2016/.
January 13 – “Artrageous” at the Newberry Opera House in Newberry. This troupe of artists, musicians, singers and dancers will use their variety of art forms to create a one of a kind, interactive and engaging event you are certain to enjoy! For more information call (803) 276-6264 or visit http://www.newberryoperahouse.com/shows-and-events.html?show_name=artrageous.
January 13 – “When Swing was King: Benny Goodman” at the Sumter Opera House in Sumter. Paul Cosentino and the Boiler Maker Jazz Band will bring the energy and swing of this famous artists 1930’s and 1940’s iconic recordings. For more information call (803) 436-2616 or visit http://www.sumtersc.gov/the-sumter-opera-house-presents-when-swing-was-king-benny-goodman-2017-01-13.
January 13 – 28 – “A Few Good Men” at the Aiken Community Playhouse in Aiken. This amazing Broadway hit about two marines charged with killing a fellow marine will have you sitting on the edge of your seat. For more information call (803) 648-1348 or visit http://aikenplayhouse.us/shows/2016-2017-season/.
January 14 – Hog Butchering Day at Historic Brattonsville in McConnells. Learn about the old aged tradition of butchering and preserving pork for survival using 19th Century techniques, as well as the rendering of lard, making cracklins’ and the making of soap. For more information call (803) 909-7244 or visit http://www.chmuseums.org/brattonsville/.
January 14 – “Caesar Entertainment with his All-Star Band” at the Newberry Opera House in Newberry. Caesar’s high energy classic R&B will have you dancing in your seat! For more information call (803) 276-6264 or visit http://www.newberryoperahouse.com/shows-and-events.html?show_name=caesar-entertainment-with-his-all-star-band.
January 14 – Come Draw With Me at the Museum of York County in Rock Hill. This family fun event will allow participants the chance to work with local artists in sketching some of the specimens from the museum’s natural history collection, as well as learning a variety of visual art techniques. For more information call (803) 981-9182 or visit http://www.chmuseums.org/news/254/.
January 15 – “Jimmy Fortune” at the Newberry Opera House in Newberry. This former Statler Brothers musician has returned to the Opera House by popular demand for another great country music performance. For more information call (803) 276-6264 or visit http://www.newberryoperahouse.com/shows-and-events.html?show_name=jimmy-fortune.
January 19 – “An Evening with Danny Kaye” at the Etherredge Center in Aiken. Brian Childers has received several awards for his ability to bring to life the memory of Danny Kaye, one of Americans most favorite and amazing actors and performers as we are blessed to have him come to South Carolina! For more information call (803) 641-3305 or visit http://etherredge.usca.edu/an-evening-with-danny-kay/2017-01-19-19-30.
January 20 – “The Letterman” at the Newberry Opera House in Newberry. This all-time favorite group has come to amaze you with their dreamy vocals and take you back with their letterman sweaters. For more information call (803) 276-6264 or visit http://www.newberryoperahouse.com/shows-and-events.html?show_name=the-lettermen.
January 21 – FAC Gala and Auction at the Springdale Hall Club in Camden. This event to raise funds for the Fine Arts Center of Kershaw County will provide an evening of cocktails, scrumptious food, as well as silent and live auctions. For more information call (803) 425-7676 or visit http://www.fineartscenter.org/events/2017/01/21/auction2017/.
January 21 – “Gemini” at the Sylvia Theater in York. This comedian, ventriloquist, and magician will enthrall everyone in the family, and there is even a special early performance just for the kids! For more information call (803) 684-5590 or visit http://sylviatheatre.com/.
January 21 – Midlands Women’s Expo at the Sumter County Civic Center in Sumter. There will be over 70 local businesses, crafters, direct sellers, and non-profits available for you to chat with and each vendor will have a door prize to give away at this event. For more information call (803) 436-2270 or visit https://www.facebook.com/events/1360021984016698/.
January 21 – “The Barefoot Movement” at the Sumter Opera House in Sumter. This 2014 Bluegrass Associations “Band of the Year” is guaranteed to provide you with a great evening of fun entertainment! For more information call (803) 436-2616 or visit http://www.sumtersc.gov/the-sumter-opera-house-presents-the-barefoot-movement-2017-01-21.
Daily – “Day in the Life of a Sailor” at Charles Towne Landing State Historic Site in Charleston. Board the 17th Century sailing ketch and learn about the trade and travel of that period. For more information call (843) 852-4200 or visit http://www.southcarolinaparks.com/products/10003481.
Daily – History Tours at the Old Exchange & Provost Dungeon in Charleston. Learn about the history of the Old Exchange, which presents an array of relics from the Civil and Revolutionary Wars, as well as a fun tour of the Provost Dungeon while hearing stories of pirates and patriots. For more information call (888) 763-0448 or visit http://oldexchange.org/planavisit/.
Mondays – Coastal Kayaking at Huntington Beach State Park in Murrells Inlet. Enjoy some salt water kayaking on the marsh of this beautiful State Park. For more information call (843) 235-8755 or visit http://www.sout hcarolinaparks.com/products/10002638.
Tuesdays and Thursdays – Saturdays – Bulls Island Ferry Service and Eco Tour, starting at Garris Landing in Awendaw. Bulls Island is part of the Cape Romaine National Wildlife Refuge and can only be accessed by boat or by ferry. For more information call (843) 881-4582 or visit http://www.bullsislandferry.com/.
Tuesdays through Sundays – Guided Tours at the McLeod Plantation Historic Site on James Island. Enjoy a tour of the last of 17 antebellum plantations on James Island. For more information call (843) 762-2172 or visit https://www.ccprc.com/1447/McLeod-Plantation-Historic-Site.
Wednesdays, Fridays and Saturdays – Myrtle’s Market at Mr. Joe White Avenue at Oak Street in Myrtle Beach. This local market is the place to get fresh produce for your vacation. For more information call (843) 918-4906 or visit http://www.cityofmyrtlebeach.com/market.html.
Thursdays – “The Civil War Era” at the Coastal Discovery Museum on Hilton Head Island. Learn a little about Hilton Head’s part in the history of the Civil War. For more information call (843) 689-6767 ext. 223 or visit http://www.coastaldiscovery.org/home/discover-and-learn/site-tours-programs/.
Fridays thru Tuesdays – Guided House Tours at Hampton Plantation State Historic Site in McClellanville. Learn about the prominent Colonial families that lived in the home and about the construction of the homes of that period. For more information call (843) 546-9361 or visit http://www.southcarolinaparks.com/products/10002645.
Third Saturdays – Craft Show at the Bi-Lo Palmetto Pavilion in Mount Pleasant. Event includes crafts by local artisans. For more information call (843) 884-0163 or visit https://www.facebook.com/ECCG3rdSaturdays.
Third Saturdays – Cannon Firings at Charles Towne Landing in Charleston. Come experience the firing of a 17th century cannon. For more information call (843) 852-4200 or visit http://www.southcarolinaparks.com/files/State%20Parks%20Files/CTL/CTL_3Sat_Cannon.pdf.
Saturdays – Honey Horn Nature Walk at the Coastal Discovery Museum on Hilton Head Island. Enjoy a tour of some of the natural areas, as well as the gardens, at this beautiful site. For more information call (843) 689-6767 ext. 223 or visit http://www.coastaldiscovery.org/event-registration/?ee=3398.
Saturdays – Snakes and Reptiles at Huntington Beach State Park in Murrells Inlet. Learn about these secretive animals while learning about their benefit in nature. You’ll even get the chance to touch one of these fascinating creatures. For more information call (843) 237-4440 or visit http://southcarolinaparks.com/products/10002642.
Tuesday through Sunday – Guided Tours of the McLeod Plantation Historic Site in Charleston. This is a 60 acre plantation with one of the best intact examples of slaves quarters. For more information call (843) 762-2172 or visit http://www.mcleodplantation.org/.
January 7 – “LOCASH: The Fighters” at the House of Blues in Myrtle Beach. These two great country artists will provide you with a show you won’t soon forget! For more information call (843) 272-3000 or visit http://www.houseofblues.com/myrtlebeach/EventDetail?tmeventid=0E005130D698CDE5&offerid=35760.
January 7 – 8 & 13 -15 – Charleston Build, Remodel, and Landscape Expo at the Ladson Exchange Park in Ladson. For those of you considering building or making changes to your current home, this is the place to come for ideas, expert support and guidance. For more information call (843) 572-3161 or visit http://www.coastalcarolinafair.org/events/2017/2017-home-show.
January 11 – “Riff Raff” with “DJ Afterthought” at the Music Farm in Charleston. If you can’t see them in Columbia, here’s a second chance! For more information visit http://www.musicfarm.com/event/1367863-riff-raff-charleston/.
January 11 – 12 – South Carolina Agribiz and Farm Expo at the Florence Civic Center in Florence. This event will include educational seminars, over 100 exhibitors, allowing you to learn about the latest technology and agricultural developments, and network with other agricultural professionals. For more information call (843) 237-3648 or visit http://scagribiz.com/expo/.
January 12 – Chamber Music at the Dock Street Theater in Charleston. This special 10th anniversary celebration will include guest pianist Andrew Armstrong and guest violinists Megan and Alan Molina. For more information call (843) 763-4941 or visit http://chambermusiccharleston.com/th_event/ovation-concert-series/.
January 13 – “Joe Russo’s Almost Dead” at the Music Farm in Charleston. For all you “Dead Heads” out there, this show is for you! For more information visit http://www.musicfarm.com/event/1351619-joe-russos-almost-dead-charleston/.
January 13 – A Winter Concert: Classical, Broadway, Musical Theater, Jazz, & R&B at Providence Presbyterian Church on Hilton Head Island. This annual concert will feature well known pianists Sanford Jones and Marvin Keetze, violinist Effie Mydell and singer Faith Boles. For more information call (912) 231-0243 or send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
January 13 – 14 – Monster Jam at the North Charleston Coliseum in North Charleston. It’s back with bigger and badder trucks than ever! For more information call (843) 529-5000 or visit https://www.northcharlestoncoliseumpac.com/events/detail/monster-jam.
January 13 – 15 – Society of Stranders Mid-Winter Break and Winter Workshop at the OD Resort in North Myrtle Beach. This event will bring shag groups from all over the area together for a weekend of fun and dancing. For more information call (704) 996-7032 or visit http://shagdance.com/sosmidwinter.htm.
January 14 – Coast Records Winter Jam at the Music Farm in Charleston. Come check out some of the newly recorded artists, to include Tyler Boone, Chris Wilcox, and Katie Rose. For more information visit http://www.musicfarm.com/event/1320239-coast-records-winter-jam-charleston/.
January 14 – “Breaking Benjamin” at the House of Blues in Myrtle Beach. This is one rock concert you don’t want to miss! For more information visit http://www.houseofblues.com/myrtlebeach/EventDetail?tmeventid=0E0051769E672864&offerid=39217.
January 14 – “Justin Willman” at the Sottile Theater in Charleston. This magician and comedian seen regularly on the Tonight Show and Ellen, will provide you with a fun evening of entertainment! For more information call (843) 953-6340 or visit https://justinwillman.splashthat.com/.
January 14 – Southern Fried Chicken Challenge at The Grove at Patriot’s Point in Mount Pleasant. Twenty local vendors will compete for the title of Charleston’s best fried chicken, so come out and see which one you’d choose! For more information call (843) 277-0609 or visit http://www.southernfriedchickenchallenge.com/.
January 14 – 15 – Charleston Marathon at the Joe Riley Stadium in Charleston. This event will include a marathon, a half-marathon, a 5k, a youth marathon program, a finish line street festival, a health and fitness expo with over 50 vendors, and more with participants getting free shrimp and grits and beer at the finish line, all followed by a bike ride on Sunday! For more information call (843) 300-7500 or visit http://charlestonmarathon.com/.
January 14 – 15 – Beginning Bee Keeping Course at the MUSC Gazes Auditorium in Charleston. Here is your chance to learn the art of bee keeping and you’ll even get the chance to get hand-on hive interaction at a later date after the workshop when the weather gets warmer. For more information send an email to email@example.com or visit https://sites.google.com/site/charlestonareabeekeepers/home/classes.
January 14 – 15 – South Carolina Arm’s Collectors Association’s Gun, Knife, and Militaria Show at the Convention Center in Charleston. If you are looking for that special item for your collection, this is the place to search and connect with other collectors. For more information call (803) 463-9377 or visit http://www.scgunshows.com/charleston-sc.html.
January 15 – “Lettuce” at the Music Farm in Charleston. Enjoy an evening of some good ole’ classic funk music! For more information visit http://www.musicfarm.com/event/1383513-lettuce-charleston/.
January 17 – “Aesop Rock with Rob Sonic and DJ Zone” at the Music Farm in Charleston. This will be an amazing evening of rap music. For more information visit http://www.musicfarm.com/event/1347435-aesop-rock-rob-sonic-dj-charleston/.
January 18 – 21 – Charleston Comedy Festival at a variety of locations throughout Charleston. You’ll get the chance to see such comedians as Hannibal Buress and Jim Breuer, so don’t miss out on this chance to bring some laughter into your life! For more information call (843) 953-6340 or visit http://www.charlestoncomedyfestival.com/.
January 20 – 22 – Charleston Jazz Festival at a variety of locations throughout Charleston. It’s that time of year again and there is another amazing line-up, to include “The Manhattan Transfer and Take 6” and “Matt White and the Super Villan Jazz Band”. For more information call (843) 641-0011 or visit http://chasjazzfestival.com/.
January 20 – February 4 – “Suddenly Last Summer” at the Footlight Players Theatre in Charleston. One of Tennessee Williams most haunting pieces, this story about a man who was murdered and his cousin who witnessed it ending up in a psychiatric hospital leads his mother to hide the truth she refuses to admit in order to protect their reputations. For more information call (843) 722-4487 or visit http://footlightplayers.net/events/event/suddenly-last-summer/.
January 21 – “Wild Kratts Live” at the North Charleston Performing Arts Center in North Charleston. This animated, come to life event will thrill your kids and manage to even entertain you! For more information call (843) 529-5000 or visit https://www.northcharlestoncoliseumpac.com/events/detail/wild-kratts-live.
January 21 – “Katt Williams” at the North Charleston Coliseum in North Charleston. This comedian will provide you with an evening of fun and laughter, but beware his language is X rated! For more information call (843) 529-5000 or visit https://www.northcharlestoncoliseumpac.com/events/detail/katt-williams.
January 21 – “Departure: A Tribute to Journey” at the House of Blues in Myrtle Beach. For all you Journey fans, this show is for you and won’t disappoint! For more information visit http://www.houseofblues.com/myrtlebeach/EventDetail?tmeventid=0E00516CCC685B1E&offerid=38477.
January 21 – “A Landscape Aflame: The Art of the American Civil War” at the Morris Heritage Center in Ridgeland. This presentation will show you a unique perspective by leading American artists and photographers during the American Civil War. For more information call (843) 284-9227 or visit http://www.morrisheritagecenter.org/events/.
January 21 – 22 – “James and the Giant Peach” at the Dock Street Theater in Charleston. This musical will absolutely fill your entire family with fun, joy, and laughter! For more information call (843) 577-5967 or visit http://www.charlestonstage.com/shows-and-tickets/the-shows/42-james-and-the-giant-peach.html.