Our firm has a strong presence throughout South Carolina with five offices located in North Charleston, Columbia, Myrtle Beach, Summerville, and Clinton. As a result, we’re well-connected to a wide range of local events. During our weekly Team Huddle, our staff members share exciting happenings in their respective areas to stay informed about what’s happening in our communities. We’re always happy to pass along this information to you so that you too can stay in the know about the exciting events happening throughout South Carolina.
As the weather begins to warm up and spring arrives, many people are looking forward to attending exciting events in South Carolina. Among the events that are highly anticipated are the Cooper River Bridge Run, Summerville Flowertown Festival, Columbia International Festival, and Myrtle Beach Food Truck Festival. Let’s take a closer look at each of these upcoming events.
Cooper River Bridge Run
When: April 1st
Where: 716 S. Shelmore Blvd. Suite 105
Mount Pleasant, SC 29464
Submitted by: Deana
Details: The Cooper River Bridge Run is one of the most popular events in Charleston, South Carolina. The race, which began in 1978, attracts tens of thousands of runners and walkers from all over the world. The 10K race takes participants over the iconic Arthur Ravenel Jr. Bridge, which spans the Cooper River and offers stunning views of Charleston Harbor. In addition to the race, the Cooper River Bridge Run also features a two-day Health and Fitness Expo that showcases the latest in fitness gear, health products, and more.
Sam, from our workers’ compensation department, is a long-time volunteer with the race. She has the privilege of escorting the elite, international athletes that travel to Charleston for the competition. Sam ensures the athletes get to where they need to be.
Columbia International Festival
When: April 1st and 2nd
Where: State Fairgrounds
Cantey and Goodman Buildings
1200 Rosewood Dr.
Columbia, S.C. 29201
Submitted by: Eden
Details: The Columbia International Festival is an annual celebration of the diverse cultures that make up the Columbia community. This two-day event features live performances, food, and arts and crafts from countries around the world. Attendees can sample delicious international cuisine, watch traditional dance performances, and shop for unique items at the festival’s marketplace. The Columbia International Festival is a great way to experience the rich diversity of the Midlands region.
When: March 31st – April 2nd
Where: Azalea Park
105 W 5th South St
Summerville, SC 29483
Submitted by: Marcy
Details: The Summerville Flowertown Festival is a highly anticipated event that celebrates the arrival of spring with a burst of vibrant color and fragrance. The festival is celebrating its 50th anniversary this year and features a variety of events and activities, including a juried arts and crafts show, live entertainment, and a wide selection of food vendors. However, the real stars of the show are the beautiful flowers that adorn the town’s streets and parks, including the stunning azalea blooms for which the festival is named. The Summerville Flowertown Festival is a must-see for anyone who loves nature, art, and community spirit.
Myrtle Beach Food Truck Festival
When: March 31st – April 2nd
Where: Burroughs & Chapin Pavilion Place
812 N Ocean Blvd, Myrtle Beach, SC 29577
Submitted by: Matt
Details: The Myrtle Beach Food Truck Festival is a food lover’s dream come true. This event features over 40 food trucks from across the country, offering a wide range of delicious dishes. From gourmet burgers and tacos to artisanal ice cream and coffee, there is something for everyone at this festival. The Myrtle Beach Food Truck Festival also features live music, a beer garden, and a kid’s zone, making it a fun outing for the whole family.