With its rich historic sites and stunning natural beauty, South Carolina is a shining jewel on the East Coast. South Carolina visitors and residents enjoy a wide collection of events and attractions throughout the year, from exciting festivals to world-class museums. From quaint antebellum towns and important Civil War battlefields to the excitement of Charleston, South Carolina has something for everyone.
This grand festival celebrates the community's location on the waterfront by offering numerous land and water based contests and activities for 19 days every June. Designed for participants of all ages, choose your favorite event and compete, or just enjoy one of the many air, land, or water based entertaining shows presented daily.
- Downtown Park Avenue from Chesterfield to Union St Aiken, SC 29801 in Aiken, SC
During the first weekend in September, the community welcomes crafters and hobbyists to present their creations to the public. Visitors find everything from homemade baked goods and treats to a vast selection of items made by local and regional artisans.
Hundreds of thousands of motorcyclists and biking enthusiasts attend this biannual event that takes place every May and October. During the rally, visitors enjoy poker tournaments, bike demonstrations and races along with an array of concerts and parties.
- Greenville, South Carolina in Greenville, SC
The weekend event occurs every October and gives local restaurants the chance to showcase their talents by offering demonstrations and samples. The festival also offers family fun by offering amusement rides, a craft fair and musical entertainment.
Held for nine full days during the middle of October, enjoy the fall colors and all the special attractions at the fair. In addition to grandstand shows, animal, craft and food exhibits, guests have the chance to see amazing sand sculptures, a NASCAR event and the Heritage Village.