The Gaillard Auditorium is a 1,800 seat theater and 16,000 square feet exhibition hall located in the Historic District within walking distance to hotels, attractions and restaurants. We are home to the Charleston Symphony, SEWE, Spoleto and other local events.
We serve authentic Italian-American fare, vibrant drinks, and a good time in a classic setting. Offering a private banquet room to host up to 100 guests, our sophisticated space is ideal for receptions, corporate luncheons and private dinners.
Panoramic waterfront views, remarkable animals and an exclusive downtown Charleston location create an unrivaled atmosphere. Your guests may explore the Aquarium’s exhibits while celebrating your special occasion on the Charleston Harbor.
Tucked away, just off of historic King Street, we provide Charleston’s ultimate dining experience. Offering steaks, fresh seafood, prime rib, tableside salad preparations, and enticing desserts. We specialize in serving locals and visitors alike in our rich and versatile event space, just above our main dining room.
The Riviera Theater at Belmond Charleston Place creates an exceptional environment for meetings, parties, and weddings. This fully restored 1930s Art Deco theater is a registered historic landmark and offers a plush, tiered theater, 4,000-square-foot ballroom, rooftop balcony, and smaller breakout rooms.
Classic Charleston influenced interior and aromas of home cooking inspire all of the comforts of a traditional-Southern kitchen, the perfect setting for any event. Separated from the dining room, this space is ideal for luncheons, receptions, corporate events and private dinners for groups up to approximately 40 people seated.
This charming venue, with its stunning natural views is the perfect setting for family reunions, weddings and receptions, business meetings/retreats, and oyster roasts. The luxury home, with its quaint overnight accommodations, sleeps up to 12. A site visit is recommended.
'It's all about the view' at The Cooper River Room in Memorial Waterfront Park, Mount Pleasant. Designed to provide one of the best views in the Lowcountry, experience unparalleled vantage points of the Cooper River, Arthur Ravenel, Jr. Bridge and the Waterfront Park and Pier at your next function. Contact: Gabrielle Wright
This climate-controlled facility is located on an eight-acre grassy meadow tucked within the beautiful Wannamaker County Park. It’s the natural choice for business conferences and trainings, family reunions, picnics, weddings and receptions, and oyster roasts.
The Old Village Post House Inn has a number of unique spaces that are perfect for hosting your next event! Whether you're joining us for business or pleasure you are sure to enjoy our warm hospitality and delightful cuisine!
Halls Signature Events at 5 Faber, a newly updated private event venue located steps from Waterfront Park, blends historic charm and modern amenities. This open concept space is the perfect platform for all events, from intimate business meetings to large social gatherings up to 200 people.
Upstairs at 39 Rue de Jean maintains the charm of Charleston's historic architecture while allowing the versatility to create an atmosphere appropriate for any event. Ideal for corporate and social functions, featuring vaulted ceilings, exposed brick and a private entrance.
This 36-acre plantation is a peaceful, moss-draped oasis that features a recently restored antebellum plantation house, an outdoor pavilion, an oak allee, and the McLeod Oak. It offers a beautiful and historic setting to host your gathering or event.
Aside from larger functions of 20-250 guests we can also accommodate 8-18 guests for a Private Chef's Table. Formal or informal, cocktail mingling or four-course seated dinner, business dinner for 20 or corporate affair for 200, we have the ideal indoor/outdoor venue and menu options, customizable to your needs and budget.
Set the agenda to unforgettable at Charleston’s Island Resort, the only property offering the best of both worlds – a “Top Exclusive Resort for Meetings” (Convention South) within the “Top Destination in the USA” as ranked four consecutive years by Condé Nast Traveler. Behold a beachside setting sure to inspire along the Charleston lowcountry.
SpiritLine Cruises fleet of four vessels has been showcasing the beauty of Charleston Harbor for more than 50 years. With convenient departure locations at Patriots Point in Mt Pleasant and near the Historic district in downtown Charleston our fleet includes both casual and elegant vessels which available for private daytime cruises, luncheon meetings, and evening events.
Charleston’s most spectacular waterfront venue featuring versatile indoor and outdoor space and unparalleled sunset views. Built in 1861 and on the National Register of Historic Places, the inside has been extensively remodeled, offering exposed brick, wide plank wood floors, and large windows.
Let us delight and entertain you on one of our 3 beautiful and unique vessels. Perfect for corporate meetings, social gatherings, receptions, rehearsals and anything you may want to host! Vessel capacities from 49 – 300.
Located within the 643-acre James Island County Park, Edisto Hall offers a wonderful vista of majestic live oaks. It’s a very popular site for business meetings and conferences, family reunions, weddings and receptions, trainings, and oyster roasts.
The Parsonage is a beautifully renovated Circa 1846 residence located in the heart of Historic Charleston. This grand home boasts large rooms on the first level for entertaining, an iconic Charleston piazza, and an intimate courtyard with surrounding garden. Treat your guests to a unique Southern affair in one of the oldest sections of our historic city.
A carefully preserved 18th century plantation provides the ideal setting for any group event: oyster roasts in the Stableyards, cocktails in the Gardens, banquet dinners in the Pavilion, or meetings in the Lakehouse. Customized menus for any occasion are available.
Stars Rooftop and Grill Room is located on upper King Street. Featuring its signature Carolina Cuisine in a stunning 1930's style Grill Room and Walnut Bar, Stars also has Charleston’s only rooftop with 360' degree views of the city.
Circa 1840, located in a very private section of Charles Towne Landing, the site of the first European settlement in the Carolinas. A graceful avenue of oaks, one of Charleston's best-loved suburban gardens and crystal lagoons are the perfect venue for social and corporate parties. Contact: Julie Ann Oldham
Looking for a way to cool down during Charleston’s hot summer months? Whirlin’ Waters is a great place for church outings, family reunions, and company picnics. Groups can take advantage of discounted rates, ticketing options, evening rentals, and menu packages.
Secluded among the beautiful trees of James Island County Park is the Conference Center. This climate-controlled retreat center is ideal for small groups. Adjacent to the main meeting space are two adjoining glass partitioned rooms to accommodate smaller breakout sessions.
High Cotton Charleston is high steppin' Lowcountry living. It's a feeling of warmth and celebration that begins the moment you step inside. You'll find it in our gracious, knowledgeable servers, expertly prepared dishes and a remarkable wine and cocktail program. Now offering Saturday and Sunday Brunch.
Offering the perfect setting for any event. Magnolia provides an incomparable backdrop of year-round blooms throughout the historic gardens and plantation grounds. Facilities include the climate-controlled riverfront antebellum carriage house, Plantation House verandah, the pasture surrounded by ancient live oaks, and the pavilion.
The Avenue Of Oaks at Boone Hall Plantation leads the way to a spectacular setting that can accommodate a diverse variety of venue options and locations on the property for special events and meetings of any kind and size.
Gold Level LEED Certified Founders Hall is the area's most unique event venue. Experience Lowcountry charm and sophistication with 21st century architecture and state-of-the-art amenities at your next event. Contact: Julie Ann Oldham
Opened in 1942 as Charleston's premier movie house, The American Theater's roots are regal Art Deco architecture and timeless Hollywood glamour. This sophisticated 8,000-square-foot event venue showcases a grand ballroom, vintage marquee and state-of-the-art cinema with stadium seating.
This 1810 National Historic Landmark in the heart of Downtown blends Old World charm with modern sophistication. Indoor / outdoor spaces showcase period artwork and antiques, sweeping piazzas and private grounds, accentuated by unparalleled service and cuisine. Two overnight suites.
The Cedar Room, located in the celebrated Cigar Factory, is an open and airy space, featuring historic wood columns and hardwood floors that can accommodate parties of up to 550 people standing and 300 people seated.
Downtown Charleston’s last great waterfront estate boasts two indoor/outdoor venues with expansive grounds framed by live oaks and panoramic Ashley River views: the 1786 Plantation House, listed on the National Register of Historic Places, and more intimate River House.
With unmatched views of the harbor and Charleston city skyline, the USS YORKTOWN at Patriots Point is an unforgettable event location – a setting where history is the backdrop for special occasions. More than 20 spaces for groups 15 to 3,500.
Touted as the $14 million view, Mt. Pleasant Memorial Waterfront Park is home to the Sweetgrass Cultural Arts Pavilion. Used during the day to preserve the tradition of the local basket weavers, this unique pavilion is available for intimate oysters roasts, cocktail parties, and Lowcountry barbecues in the evening. Guests won't forget the magnificent views of the iconic Cooper River bridge. Contact: Whitney Sutphin
Mixson Bath & Racquet Club bridges the gap between ‘hip’ and ‘highfalutin’ by offering an alternative to the traditional event space. Both loose-tie and black-tie. In such a creative and inspiring space, meetings, receptions, weddings, showers, birthdays and fundraisers are anything but ordinary.
Edmund's Oast can host events in The Bower and adjacent courtyard, the private patio or the entire restaurant. Located less than a mile away, the production brewery and taproom--Edmund’s Oast Brewing Co—can host inside and on the outside patio.
Located in the historic Old Village, Alhambra Hall is one of the most coveted venues in Mount Pleasant. The building offers dramatic views of the Charleston Harbor, wrap-around porches, vaulted ceilings, hardwood floors, and plenty of Lowcountry charm, making it a fantastic backdrop for your event.Photo: Taylor Rae Photography
Make memories on Meeting Street. Located just a block from historic Market Street, The Room on Meeting in the heart of beautiful downtown Charleston is ideal for any meeting, event or special occasion.
Designed to accommodate large groups for dining, the Spirit of Carolina hosts our dining cruises & is also available for chartered events. With two large enclosed air-conditioned dining decks & an open-air observation deck this boat has an abundance of space for any group size.
Elegant southern style and charm combined with functionality makes this boat a great choice for weddings and corporate events. The Spirit of the Lowcountry is loaded with amenities. When you step onto this deck you really feel like you are part of the surrounding beauty of Charleston Harbor.
A part of the Charleston Area Convention Center Campus, the North Charleston Coliseum is the area's largest performance venue. Home of the South Carolina Stingrays ice hockey team, major concerts and special entertainment events.
General Beauregard is a custom designed touring vessel. It has fixed seating throughout the lower deck & space on the upper deck for entertaining & dancing. This boat is perfect for fundraisers & casual events. For fun on the water the General Beauregard is great choice.
Conveniently located in North Charleston, the Campus features more than 150,000 square feet of flexible meeting and exhibit space and an adjoining Performing Arts Center. Steps away are the North Charleston Coliseum and the Embassy Suites Hotel. Combined, the campus is the largest of its kind in the Southeast, and meeting professionals are delighted to now have a home for their larger conventions.
Located in an old railroad depot circa 1856 with original floors and beams. The Charleston Visitor Center will add authenticity and ambiance to your gathering. Reception capacity for the Visitor Center: 100-400 (standing) and 150 (seated); Bus Shed 1,500 (standing) and 1,500 (seated); Best Friend Train Museum 90-100 and Theater 94.
The Carolina Girl is Charleston's only exclusive special events yacht that serves as a unique waterfront venue. Comfortably seating 150 people, The Carolina Girl delivers the perfect pairing of a posh setting and unparalleled views of Charleston Harbor, Historic District, bridges, and marina.
With locations in North Charleston and downtown Charleston, flexible meeting space, free parking, catering services, multimedia capabilities and customized, personal service, Trident Technical College’s Conference Services has the tools and highly experienced staff to maximize your meeting experience.
Charleston’s best event venue happens to be in Mount Pleasant. Indoor and outdoor spaces complete with a stunning waterfront courtyard featuring a covered gazebo and majestic fountain. Make your event memorable at Sweetgrass Event Center.
Charleston Maritime Center is a premier special events facility on the waterfront. Also a full service marina, we can host events from 20 to 1,000 people with a beautiful view of the Cooper River and Charleston Harbor.
The Crabpot Players Theatre features a large stage and comfortable seating for 90 people with expansion capability to over 125 people. The stage has a dedicated, private dressing room and a full facility rental also includes use of our spacious lobby and related amenities. Our lobby, also available for rent, boasts a full bar and comfortable seating for pre-event receptions or corporate events. It was designed to capture the finest features of contemporary Lowcountry architecture.
Restored to its original grandeur, the Gibbes’ Beaux Arts building boasts some of the most impressive architectural detailing within the museum. Exchange vows under the Tiffany-style glass dome in the Rotunda, or host your next charity gala in the Lenhardt Garden. This exceptional Charleston venue will transform your special day into a one-of-a-kind celebration.
A part of the Charleston Area Convention Center Campus, the North Charleston Performing Arts Center features a state-of-the-art proscenium theater suited for events ranging from conference speakers to Broadway-style productions. The venue also includes a larger foyer perfect for banquets and receptions.
Boasting nearly 18,000 square feet of versatile open space, the Omar Event Auditorium is able to accommodate a variety of events including weddings, fundraisers, parties, business functions and expos. The venue also offers customizable on-site catering and bartending packages.
Located beachfront on the Isle of Palms, the newly-renovated Citadel Beach Club offers unparalleled ocean views with versatile indoor and outdoor event space. The five-acre property is ideal for offsite teambuilding activities, meetings, receptions, family beach days, and social events.
Located within its' 26,000 sq.ft. facility, The North Charleston and American LaFrance Fire Museum, houses the largest collection of professionally restored American LaFrance fire apparatus in the country in addition to priceless one of a kind firefighting artifacts. Interactive & hands on exhibits feature real smoke, theater, children’s play area and fire truck driving simulator. The Fire Museum proves to be an unforgettable experience for the entire family.
Upstairs at Midtown is a unique private event venue located in the exciting Upper King Street "Design District" of Downtown Charleston. The setting is highlighted by a painstaking historic restoration of one of the oldest buildings north of Calhoun St. Circa 1760's.