At Joye Law Firm, we’re not only dedicated to providing excellent legal services but also to being an active part of the vibrant communities we serve in South Carolina. This week, we’ve handpicked some exciting events happening near our offices in Columbia, Myrtle Beach, Charleston, Summerville, and Clinton. Whether you’re a local resident or just passing through, these events are bound to make your week memorable.
Charleston Winter Wedding Festival
When: Sunday, September 24, 1-4 PM
Where: North Charleston Area Convention Center
5000 Coliseum Drive
Charleston, SC 29418
Submitted by: Nicole
Details: Planning a wedding or simply dreaming about one? The Charleston Winter Wedding Festival is your chance to explore the latest trends in wedding planning, from exquisite venues to bridal fashion. Even if you’re not planning a wedding, the festival is a fantastic opportunity to appreciate the beauty and romance that Charleston has to offer.
Carolina v. Mississippi State
When: Saturday, September 23, 7:30 PM
Where: Williams-Brice Stadium
1125 George Rogers Boulevard
Columbia, SC 29201
Submitted by: Eden
Details: Are you a fan of college football? If so, don’t miss the thrilling showdown between the Carolina Gamecocks and the Mississippi State Bulldogs at the iconic Williams-Brice Stadium. This game promises not only a gripping match but also a special moment for Gamecocks fans as All-American and All-SEC wide receiver Alshon Jeffery will have his jersey retired during a ceremony at the beginning of halftime. It’s a historic moment to honor one of the greats of Carolina football. So, gather your friends and family, put on your team colors, and be prepared for an unforgettable day of tailgating, cheering for your favorite team, and celebrating a true Gamecocks legend.
Sweet Tea Festival
When: Saturday, September 23, 2-7 PM
Where: Hutchinson Square Park
102 S. Main Street
Summerville, SC 29486
Submitted by: Marcy
Details: Nothing says Southern hospitality like a glass of sweet tea. Summerville, the “Birthplace of Sweet Tea,” celebrates this iconic drink with a festival that includes live music, food vendors, and, of course, sweet tea tastings. Bring your friends and family to savor the sweet flavors of the South.
48th Annual Atalaya Arts & Crafts Festival
When: September 22 – 24
Where: Atalaya Castle
Murrells Inlet, SC 29576
Submitted by: Matt
Details: Get ready to immerse yourself in the world of art and crafts at the 48th Annual Atalaya Arts & Crafts Festival in Myrtle Beach. This time-honored event celebrates the finest in handmade crafts and artistic creations, making it a must-visit for art enthusiasts and those seeking unique treasures. Stroll through the festival and discover an impressive array of meticulously crafted jewelry, ceramics, paintings, sculptures, and much more, all created by talented artisans. Whether you’re an art collector or simply appreciate the beauty of handmade items, you’re sure to find something that captivates your senses.
Rhythm on the Rails
When: September 22 – 23
Where: 210 West Main Street
Clinton, SC 29325
Submitted by: Rachel
Details: Get ready to groove at Rhythm on the Rails in Clinton. This music and arts festival features a fantastic lineup of live performances throughout the weekend. On Friday, don’t miss “Clinton’s Got Talent,” showcasing local talent and adding an extra layer of excitement to the event. Then, on Saturday, get ready for a musical extravaganza with performances by some incredible bands. The lineup includes the Swingin Medallions, Silver Travis Band, the Rock and Roll Reunion, and the Cliff Wheeler Band. These bands will keep the rhythm alive, making it a memorable evening filled with great music, arts, crafts, and delicious food options.