Charleston SC August 2013 events feature the American Idol Live Tour, Charleston harbor cruises, fishing tournaments, bridal shows, and more!
Visit Charleston, South Carolina this August 2013 to enjoy popular local events and activities. Get up close and personal with Season 12 Idol Finalists at the American Idol Live 2013 Tour. Cruise around the Charleston harbor, dance on Charleston piers, fish along the Cooper River, and enjoy live entertainment and favorite Charleston music venues.
Visiting from out of town this August 2013? Call one of our local hotel partners to make your Charleston hotel reservations today! We look forward to seeing you at Charleston's exciting upcoming events!
August 2013 Charleston South Carolina Events:
American Idol Live 2013 Tour
American Idol Live! gives fans the unique opportunity to be up close and personal with Season 12 Idol Finalists Amer Holcomb, Angie Miller, Burnell Taylor, Candice Glover, Curtis Finch Jr, Devin Velez, Janelle Arthur, Kree Harrison, Lazaro Arbos, and Paul Jolley. Plus, Aubrey Cleland joins the Tour as the 11th Idol Finalist thanks to the AT&T American Idol Live Tour Fan Save voted on by the Idol fans. Get your tickets today to see American Idol Live in Charleston, South Carolina! Call 843-529-5000 for ticket information.
Blues & BBQ Harbor Cruises
August 8, 15, 22, & 29, 2013
Enjoy a two hour harbor cruise with a delicious buffet from Home Team BBQ. This event features live blues from well-known Blues Bands. This event is back by popular demand and tickets are limited. Call 888-224-5037 for more details and ticket information.
Under The Sun
August 9, 2013 at 7:30PM
Under The Sun 2013, featuring Smash Mount, Sugar Ray, Gin Blossoms, Vertical Horizon and Fastball. The chemistry of this hard rock lineup is something special. Get your tickets today so that you can be part of Under The Sun 2013 at the North Charleston Coliseum! Call 843-529-5000 for ticket information.
Big Kahuna Fishing Tournament
August 10, 2013 from 6AM - 4PM
The Folly Beach Fishing Pier is one of the best destinations in the Lowcountry for pier fishing. Not just your typical wooden pier, this breathtaking landmark stretches out 1045' into the sparkling Atlantic Ocean and offers spectacular views, fishing, dining, tournaments, special events, and more throughout the year! Call 843-588-3474 for more information.
2013 Charleston Sprint Triathlon Series
August 11, 2013
The 23rd Annual Charleston Sprint Triathlon Series will be held at James Island County Park this August 2013. Nearly 25,000 people have raced in CSTS over the years. The Charleston Metro Sports Council has named CSTS as one of the Top Ten Charleston Signature Sport Events. Call 843-795-4386 for more information.
Joel Osteen in North Charleston SC
August 16, 2013 at 7:30PM
'A Night of Hope' with Joel and Victoria Osteen is an outreach of Joel Osteen Ministries and is an exciting time of praise and worship where attendees will hear an inspirational message from Joel and Victoria along with the electrifying music of the Lakewood Band and Ensemble. Referred to by many as a voice of hope, Joel Osteen reaches one of the largest audiences in the U.S. and across the globe. Call 843-529-5000 for ticket information.
Shaggin' on the Cooper
August 17, 2013 - Palmetto Soul
Dust off your dancing shoes and get ready for summer and Shaggin' on the Pier! Live music will fill the air with local bands performing throughout the season at the Mount Pleasant Pier. Gates open at 7PM and the music begins at 8PM. All ages are invited to let loose, breathe in the ocean breeze and dance the night away under the stars. Food and beverages will be available for purchase.
The Southern Bridal Show
August 18, 2013 at 12:00PM
Your dream wedding begins here! Visit the Charleston Area Convention Center on August 18, 2013 for the South's Elite Bridal Event. Brides are able to meet face to face with wedding professionals and find everything you need to create the wedding of your dreams. You can see a photographer's pictures, taste samples of cakes and foods from the caterers, see your future gown and the tuxedo of your groom on the fashion show runway. Listen to the music of your DJ, visualize the flowers, and more! Call 843-529-5000 for ticket information.
Lowcountry Jazz Festival in Charleston SC
August 30 - September 1, 2013
Visit the North Charleston Performing Arts Center August 30 - September 1, 2013 for the Lowcountry Jazz Festival! The 5th Annual Lowcountry Jazz Festival proceeds benefit Closing the Gap In Healthcare Inc. Headliners include Dave Koz and Friends Summer Horns Tour 2013, Clarke / Duke 4 "Bring It" Tour 2013, and Randy Crawford and Joe Sample. Call 843-529-5000 for event details and ticket information.
Cooper River Challenge Pier Tournament
August 31, 2013
Join us at the beautiful Mount Pleasant Pier for a season of fishing tournaments. Part of the Memorial Waterfront Park complex, the 1250-foot long Mount Pleasant Pier stretches out into Charleston Harbor under the foot of the Arthur Ravenel, Jr. Bridge. Along with beautiful views, the Pier offers great fishing! Call 843-762-9946 for additional information.
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