Top 10 Events to Look Forward to in the New Year!

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Sporting Events

Stingrays: Don’t miss the South Carolina Stingrays playing every weekend at the North Charleston Coliseum. You can find out more about the team and their schedule on their website here! You can also enter to win tickets to a Stingrays game or even drop the first puck at one of our Sunday Funday’s by going to

Citadel Bulldogs: The Citadel Bulldogs Basketball team only have a few more games left at the McAlister Field House this season. Check out their website here to view their full schedule and head to a game before the season ends!

Monster Jam: Monster Jam is heading to Charleston on Saturday, January 25th and Sunday, January 26th at the North Charleston Coliseum. Don’t miss this live action-packed event! Get tickets here.

College of Charleston Basketball: Support our local College of Charleston Cougars this season by stopping by one of their home games at the TD Arena in Downtown Charleston. The Cougars are set to play tonight for their black out game vs. Northeastern. Get tickets and more information here.


The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe: On January 25th and 26th, Charleston Stage presents the classic tale of The Lion, The Witch, and the Wardrobe at the historical Dock Street Theater. You can call the box office at 843.577.7183 or buy tickets here.

Bandstand: The Charleston Gaillard will be presenting the Tony Award-Winning Broadway musical, Bandstand, on January 31st at 7:30pm. Read more about this critcally acclaimed musical and get tickets here!

Super Freak: 34 West Theater’s production, “Super Freak”, will be returning to the stage on January 24th. This sellout musical from 2018 is back by popular demand and will run until February 22nd. The tickets are selling fast so get them here before they run out!

I Love You, You're Perfect, Now Change: Head down to The Queen Street Playhouse to see the 2018 revised and second longest running Broadway smash-hit, “I Love You, You’re Perfect, Now Change.” You can buy tickets to the show on The Footlight Players website, which also features a “Dinner & A Show” package where you can grab dinner at The Establishment before your show! More information here.


Badfish: A Tribute to Sublime:

⏰: Friday, January 17 at 7:00PM

📍: Music Farm, 32 Ann Street, Charleston, SC 29403

🎫: aprox. $32 each. Click here for tickets.

The Dead South:

⏰: Wednesday, January 20 at 8:00PM

📍: Music Farm, 32 Ann Street, Charleston, SC 29403

🎫: aprox. $31 each. Click here for tickets.

Carbon Leaf:

⏰: Saturday, January 18 at 8:00PM

📍: Music Farm, 32 Ann Street, Charleston, SC 29403

🎫: aprox. $27 each. Click here for tickets.


⏰: Sunday, January 26 at 7:00PM

📍: Music Farm, 32 Ann Street, Charleston, SC 29403

🎫: aprox. $45 each. Click here for tickets.

Comedy Shows

Dave Chappelle: Stand-Up comedian, actor and producer Dave Chappelle will be performing at the North Charleston Performing Arts Center on January 30th, 2020. You can find tickets on services like Vivid Seats and Seat Geek!

Black Fedora Company: The Black Fedora Company produces live interactive plays every weekend! Be sure to check out Charleston’s only live comedy mystery theater in Downtown Charleston. Enjoy unique audience participation, appetizers, drinks and desserts! More information here.

Theater 99: Enjoy a comedy show at Theater 99 every weekend including a variety of hilarious shows like Laugh for a Lincoln, Improv Riot and Improv Smackdown! Visit their website here.

2020 Comedy Festival + Comedy Marathon: The 2020 Comedy Festival is in town January 16th-19th featuring talented acts from all around the country at theaters including Theater 99, Woolfe Street Playhouse,The Threshold Repertory Theatre, The Commodore and more! Check out their full lineup and show schedule here. The Festival also includes a ‘Comedy Marathon’ which features a multitude of comedic acts in one night!

Lowcountry Oyster Festival

The World's Largest Oyster Festival is coming back around this January! Named one of the "top 20 events in the Southeast" by Southeastern Tourism Society- Don't miss this day full of oyster eating, live music, oyster shucking and a wide selection of beer, wine and a variety of your favorite local restaurants to satisfy everyone's taste!

⏰: Sunday, January 26 from 10:00AM to 5:00PM

📍:Boone Hall Plantation, 1235 Long Point Rd, Mount Pleasant, SC 29464

🎫: aprox. $20 each. Click here for tickets and more information.

Jazz Festival

The sixth annual Jazz festival begins with a performance by the Monty Alexander Trio, followed by the Charleston Jazz Orchestra performing with vocalists Jane Monheit and Freddy Cole. Don't miss this exciting event! Read more information about the artists, ticket prices and more at

⏰: January 25, 2020 @ 7:30 pm

📍: Charleston Gaillard Center, 95 Calhoun St, Charleston SC

🎫: aprox. $25 each. Click here for tickets.

Restaurant Week

South Carolina's annual Restaurant Week is back! Restaurant Week South Carolina is a great way to check out those spots you've always wanted to try, and for a reasonable price at that! Read all about it and check out all participating restaurants here!

Charleston Tours

Want to avoid the crowds of tourists and scorching heat of the summer? Take one of Charleston’s most popular tours during its off-season! There are a variety of tours, each highlighting different interests and historical spots of Charleston. From food tours, to a haunted walk through the city or even a calming carriage ride- There’s something for everyone! Links to the top 5 Tours in Charleston are below.

  1. Old South Carriage Co.
  2. Charleston Culinary Tours
  3. Charleston Ghost Walk
  4. Charleston Harbour Tour
  5. Charleston's Alleys and Hidden Passages

Charleston Boat Show

The Charleston Boat Show is back this January for its 39th annual show! Known as the Lowcountry's kick-off to boating season, this annual event includes everything from powerboats to small jon boats, skiffs, cruisers, yachts, and ski boats. Whether you're window shopping or looking for your forever boat, there's something for everyone at the Charleston Boat Show. The show features exceptional deals on boats as well as marine education and family-friendly entertainment.

Friday, February 24, 2020 from 12:00PM - 6:00PM

⏰ Saturday, February 25, 2020 from 10:00AM - 6:00PM

⏰ Sunday, February 26, 2020 from 11:00AM - 5:00PM

📍 Charleston Area Convention Center, 5001 Coliseum Drive, North Charleston, SC 29418

🎫: aprox. $12 each. Click here for tickets.

Concert for the Kids

103.5 WEZL's Concert for the Kids 2020 at the Charleston Music Hall, benefitting the MUSC Shawn Jenkins Children's Hospital. Starring Rodney Atkins, Locash and Haley & Michaels. Every single ticket proceeds will help children right here in the Lowcountry by going directly to the brand-new MUSC Shawn Jenkins Children's Hospital in Downtown Charleston. Tickets are on sale now. But, you can save 10 dollars or more on ticket fees by placing your order by phone. The Charleston Music Hall Box Office number is (843) 853-2252. The Box Office is open Monday through Thursday from Noon – 6PM and Friday from 10AM to 6PM. You can also visit the box office at the Charleston Music Hall on John Street in downtown Charleston.

⏰ Tuesday, January 21, 2020 | Doors Open @ 6:30PM | Show Stars @ 7:30PM

📍 Charleston Music Hall, 37 John St, Charleston, SC 29403

🎫: aprox. $25-$50 each. Click here for tickets.

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