Meeting Venues

Located in Charles Towne Landing State Historic Site, Founders Hall is a unique and versatile venue with state-of-the-art features that complement the natural beauty of the site and offer guests every modern convenience.
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.
Aside from larger functions of up to 250 guests, we can also accommodate 6-20 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.
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 are available for private daytime cruises, luncheon meetings, and evening events.
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.
This climate-controlled facility is located on an 8-acre grassy meadow tucked within the beautiful Wannamaker County Park. It’s the natural choice for business conferences and trainings, family reunions, picnics, weddings, receptions, and oyster roasts.
Tucked away, just off historic King Street, we provide Charleston's ultimate dining experience. Offering steaks, fresh seafood, prime rib, table side 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 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.
Newly renovated in 2019. Enjoy an adventurous boat ride on our beautiful, natural water swamp; explore the butterfly house and heritage garden; take a stroll along scenic paths and bridges. Picnic shelters, double gazebos, meeting rooms, free Wi-fi.
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.
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.
McLeod Plantation Historic Site offers a pavilion located on the riverside just across the street from the site. Grounds include the covered shelter, restrooms, outdoor grilling area, deck with views of the Wappoo River and a sweeping oak allée. Visit our website for more information.
The new West Beach Conference Center provides 23,000 square feet of flexible and customizable meeting space, including a 10,000-square-foot ballroom (divisible by air-walls into six salons) complemented by 11 additional breakout rooms.
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.
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.
Housed in a historic 1837 Charleston single home on Upper King Street, Parcel 32 provides a stylish + vibrant atmosphere for your event. Brought to you by the Patrick Properties Hospitality Group family of historic downtown Charleston venues.
The Gibbes Museum of Art is home to a premier collection of American art that connect Charleston's rich cultural heritage with the city's vibrant contemporary arts scene. The museum also hosts 6 - 8 special exhibitions each year.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Meet at the Beach in Charleston, South Carolina. Don't let the "Resort" in our name fool you - Wild Dunes is equipped with everything you need to maximize productivity and reach your business.
With more than 40,000 square feet of flexible function space, Belmond Charleston Place can meet the needs of any size group. The hotel's 9,000 square foot Riviera Theater represents a new level of conference capabilities.
Halls Signature Events, 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 250 people.
Make your next event historic. On Charleston Harbor, Patriots Point offers unmatched and unforgettable views for your events. Interior and exterior event spaces offer a historic backdrop for groups of 15 to 3,500.
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.
'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.
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.
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.
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.
Poogan's Courtyard offers a versatile backdrop for corporate functions. Featuring exposed brick, stylish fixtures, a private courtyard, and a dedicated coordinator, your next event will surely be one to remember. Enjoy the taste of true Southern cuisine with our expertly curated catering menu!
Versatile and elegant, the newly renovated Courvoisie on Hagood provides the perfect setting for any event, with modern amenities, ideal downtown location, convenient onsite parking, and complimentary use of the Grand Foyer and LeTellier Courtyard.
With an iconic location on Upper King Street and 2725 square feet of event space that includes a rooftop bar, Uptown Social marries classic Charleston design with a festive atmosphere for meetings, corporate events and retreats.
The newly-built Firefly Distillery offers an idyllic Lowcountry venue in the heart of Charleston with history, green space, and marsh views. Surrounded by oaks and filled with southern charm, the distillery offers adaptable indoor and outdoor space for any event.
This 1807 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.
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. VIRTUAL TOUR: https://www.theknot.com/marketplace/the-american-theater-charleston-sc-2001286
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.
The Cedar Room, located in downtown's historic 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 main 1786 estate, listed on the National Register of Historic Places, and the more intimate River House.
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.
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.
Drayton Hall's McDaniel Pavilion and Kennedy Library are elegant and impressive Lowcountry Charleston venues for corporate meetings, events, and retreats. These inviting historic estate facilities are the premier corporate event venues in Charleston.
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
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.
The Swain Boat Center is The Citadel’s newest event venue offering flexible space for your special day. Located along the Ashley river, the main room opens to large porches allowing guests to flow outside to enjoy sweeping waterfront views.
The Segra Club at Riley Park is located inside The Joseph P. Riley Ballpark in downtown Charleston. The club offers a year-round entertainment space for private events with marsh views of the Ashley River. Mercantile and Mash serves as the exclusive in-house caterer.
This sleek, beautiful two deck dining yacht is perfect for entertaining on the water. Your guests will enjoy the comfort of a dining yacht and still feel they are part of the surrounding harbor.
The Alley offers an entertainment experience unlike anything in Charleston! In addition to 8 retro bowling lanes and arcade games, the venue features private event spaces for 10-450 people, 150-seat restaurant, 10+ television screens including 2 projectors, classic American menu, and outdoor seating. The Alley has everything for a fun afternoon or evening under one roof!
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.
Located in a historic and newly renovated c. 1840's railroad building, our three distinct venues offer maximum flexibility to create memorable events for any sized group. Your choice of the best caterers and service providers in the Lowcountry. Flexible load-in and staging, with plentiful and convenient parking for your attendees.
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.
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 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.
Union Station is Charleston's newest event venue, opening Fall 2020. This historic industrial warehouse is a blank canvas for creative event and wedding planners to transform into their client's dream space. Conveniently located on King Street in downtown Charleston. Parking on-site. 843.259.2911
Just a short distance from CHS International Airport, you will find the Charleston area's newest state of the art facility for meetings. Exchange Park has indoor and outdoor spaces, free parking for your attendees and great rental rates. Boasting a wide variety of venues, Exchange Park, is the ideal location for receptions, banquets and special events of all sorts.
Hank’s Social Hall is an elevated gathering space for private events in Charleston’s Historic District. Delivering the classic Hank’s Seafood experience with award-winning cuisine and white jacket service in a unique setting.
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.
The Rose Pavilion, named for the heirloom rose collection in the park, will once again connect Charlestonians to their local park by providing a meeting place for family gatherings and celebrations as well as community events and socials. We can't wait to meet you at the Rose Pavilion!
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.
Treat your company to a luxurious overnight retreat featuring breathtaking views of Fort Sumter and Downtown Charleston, with waterfront access to the heart of the Holy City. Let our experienced planners handle all of the details for your next meeting.
The Livery on Shem Creek offers a flexible outdoor space that includes a raised deck and creekside courtyard, perfect for 20-65 guests. Make your event unforgettable by adding a boat cruise or kayak/paddleboard outing from the private, on-site dock with outfitters Coastal Expeditions.
Grow your company culture while taking in views of the Charleston Harbor. Featuring on-site catering, our planners carefully match our services to you. Experience a round of golf and host your group at our waterfront venue, minutes from downtown Charleston.
The Woodlands Nature Reserve is an event and activity space with over 6,000 acres of natural beauty including 11 lakes, a blackwater swamp, and over 60 miles of wooded trails.
A classic setting for events of 30 to 300 in downtown Charleston’s Westside, Trinity Hall features an elegant ballroom, outdoor spaces, neutral classic décor, stunning natural light and plentiful onsite parking.
Conveniently located in the heart of downtown, Upstairs at Midtown is the perfect venue for intimate events + larger affairs. From weddings + rehearsal dinners to corporate meetings + social functions, our historic venue boasts exposed brick walls, original wood floors, gorgeous fireplaces + chandeliers, plus a rooftop patio.
Soon to open! Enter Wiki Wiki’s mid-century modern private dining rooms and escape to Folly Beach's love letter to the South Pacific. Accommodating corporate events and parties of all occasions; we offer family style, plated, and reception style meals. Our bar menu is focused on fun and refreshing Tiki and Folly’s shaka culture.