Spring is in full swing and there are plenty of exciting events happening throughout South Carolina. Whether you’re a music lover, an art enthusiast, or a foodie, there is something for everyone to enjoy. Joye Law Firm staff members have handpicked a few of their favorite events happening this May, so mark your calendars and get ready to have some fun!


40th Annual North Charleston Art Fest
When: May 3rd – 7th

Where: Events taking place at multiple venues

Submitted by: Deana

Details: If you’re an art enthusiast, you won’t want to miss the North Charleston Art Fest at Park Circle. This annual event showcases the work of local and regional artists and features a wide range of art forms, including painting, sculpture, photography, and more. There will be live music, food trucks, and other entertainment throughout the week, so it’s the perfect opportunity to explore the vibrant arts scene in Charleston.

Widespread Panic

When: May 6th

Where: LTP – Daniel Island
161 Seven Farms Drive
Daniel Island, SC 29492

Submitted by: Deana

Details: Widespread Panic, the legendary American rock band, is coming to Charleston on May 6th. The band has been around since the late 1980s and has developed a devoted following of fans who love their unique blend of rock, blues, and funk. The concert will take place at LTP-Daniel Island, an outdoor venue that offers a beautiful setting for an evening of music under the stars. Whether you’re a die-hard fan or just looking for a fun night out, this concert is not to be missed.



Rosewood Crawfish Festival

When: May 6th

Where: SC State Fairgrounds
1200 Rosewood Drive
Columbia, SC 29201

Submitted by: Eden

Details: If you love seafood, you won’t want to miss the Rosewood Crawfish Festival in Columbia. This annual event celebrates Louisiana-style crawfish boils and features live music, craft vendors, and plenty of delicious food. There will also be a 5k race and a kids’ zone, so it’s a great opportunity to get out and enjoy the spring weather.



Mario Kart Pub Run

When: May 3rd

Where: Oak Road Brewery
108 East 3rd North St Suite C
Summerville, SC 29483

Submitted by: Marcy

Details: For something a little different, check out the Mario Kart Pub Run in Summerville. This event combines two of our favorite things: running and video games. Participants dress up as their favorite Mario Kart characters and race through town, stopping at local pubs along the way. It’s a fun and unique way to get some exercise and socialize with friends.


Myrtle Beach

68th Annual Sun Fun Festival

When: May 5th – 7th

Where: Events taking place at multiple venues

Submitted by: Matt

Details: Myrtle Beach is known for its beautiful beaches and lively entertainment, and the 68th Annual Sun Fun Festival is no exception. This three-day event is a celebration of all things summer and features live music, carnival rides, food vendors, and more. There will also be a parade on Ocean Boulevard on Saturday morning, so be sure to stake out a good spot to watch the festivities.

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