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Labor Day Weekend Charleston, SC
Sat. August 30 - Mon. September 1

2014 Labor Day Weekend in Charleston; events, festivals, activities, and things to do

Labor Day Weekend in Charleston? - Make Charleston, SC your Labor Day Weekend getaway or staycation!

  Labor Day Weekend in Charleston, South Carolina should be you and your family's "last hoorah" of the summer season!  Explore our beautiful historic city streets for events, things to do, shopping, and good food!  If nothing else, go enjoy the ocean at one of Charleston's nearby beaches this Labor Day!

Labor Day Weekend - Restaurants & Bars:

  If great food, good drink, and relaxation (it's what it's all about, right?) are more your style this Labor Day Weekend, most Charleston, SC restaurants and bars are OPEN!  We advise you to prepare ahead of time and make reservations!

We suggest you try these on Labor Day weekend in Charleston, SC;

Mad River Bar & Grille - Market Street - Sports Bar & Grille, Upscale Pub fare, Outdoor Bar & Cocktail Patio, Lounge, & Live Music.

The Grocery  - Upper King Street - Casual Fine Dining Restaurant, Seasonal Ingredients, Local products, & Mostly Cooked From Scratch.

McCrady's Tavern - East Bay Street - Fine Dining, Gastronomic, Fantastic Wines, & Bar Area

Closed For Business - Upper King Street - Intuitive Pub Grub, HUGE Beer List, Very Compostable, & A Well Trained Staff.

Cypress Restaurant - East bay Street - Fine Dining, Seasonal, Local, Fresh, Metropolitan.

Blind Tiger Broad Street - Laid Back, Pub Grub, Live Music, Outdoor Dining, & Bar Space.

Labor Day Weekend - Shopping:

  If shopping and boutiques are more your speed, we advise you hit King Street, the Historic City Market area on Market Street, and Broad Street.  You'll find jewelry stores, art galleries, and apparel.  Plus much much more!

Gallery Row - Broad Street - Fine Art

Hampden Clothing - King Street - Upscale Fine Designer Clothing & Apparel.

Filthy Rich - Market Street - Celebrity Jewelry & Gifts.

Labor Day Weekend - Special Events:

  If you and your family prefer a structured special Labor Day Weekend event, we suggest you visit these.

  Check out the Lowcounty Jazz Festival at the North Charleston Coliseum & Performing Arts Center.  Located about 15 minutes away from downtown Charleston and minutes away from Charleston INT Airport!  This Labor Day Weekend event takes place August 28 - August 30, 2014.  Need tickets?  No problem, purchase your tickets for the Lowcountry Jazz Festival online.

  If brews and a boat cruise sounds like it's up your alley, climb aboard the Carolina Queen for some of Sweetwater's finest brews, food truck food by Roti Rolls, and tunes by Moma's Love Purchase your tickets online, today!

  Also, during Labor Day Weekend, post up outdoors along the saltwater estuaries at Bowen's Islands' Labor Day Weekend Sunday Bash! There is to be live music with Smokey Weiner, Momma & The Redemption Band, and Cotton Blue!  Bowen's Island restaurant on the way to Folly Beach is known for their local oysters, fried seafood, live music, and laid back atmosphere!

Charleston's Beaches - Labor Day Weekend

Choose form one of three beaches and just relax!  Our favorite, Folly Beach, is just 15 minutes from downtown Charleston.  Sullivan's Island and Isle Of Palms are 20 and 30 minutes form downtown, but it never feels that far!  And lastly, Kiawah Island and Seabrook Island are more private.  Check ahead or book a place for Labor Day Weekend, and get to enjoy all the amenities which coincide!

Happy 2014 Labor Day Weekend Charleston!