february 2017 – South Carolina Calendar of Events, Festivals





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DATE EVENT CITY TYPE
Wednesday
Feb

1
Hilton Head Island Gullah Celebration
Come experience Gullah food and music, receive firsthand, historical information and take a journey through the culture via the visual arts throughout the month of February
Hilton Head
Historical
Thursday
Feb

2
Antiques in the Heart of Aiken
4-day event includes antique show and sale, preview party, lectures - benefits the Aiken Center for the Arts
Aiken
Miscellaneous
Thursday
Feb

2
Hilton Head Island Gullah Celebration
Come experience Gullah food and music, receive firsthand, historical information and take a journey through the culture via the visual arts throughout the month of February
Hilton Head
Historical
Thursday
Feb

2
Ken Lavigne: The Road to Carnegie Hall
Ken Lavigne is a singer, composer, communicator and consummate entertainer - presented by the Aiken Performing Arts Group
Aiken
Concert
Friday
Feb

3
Antiques in the Heart of Aiken
4-day event includes antique show and sale, preview party, lectures - benefits the Aiken Center for the Arts
Aiken
Miscellaneous
Friday
Feb

3
Black History Black Tie Ball
A sit-down dinner, black tie affair, with live music and dancing - benefits the United Way of Anderson County
Anderson
Gala
Friday
Feb

3
Hilton Head Island Gullah Celebration
Come experience Gullah food and music, receive firsthand, historical information and take a journey through the culture via the visual arts throughout the month of February
Hilton Head
Historical
Friday
Feb

3
Ken Lavigne: The Road to Carnegie Hall
Ken Lavigne is a singer, composer, communicator and consummate entertainer - presented by the Aiken Performing Arts Group
Aiken
Concert
Friday
Feb

3
Secret Keeper Girl 'The Purple Party Tour'
For moms and tween daughters to learn how to think and act differently through worship, fun Bible teaching and memorable stories
Columbia
Lexington
Conference
Friday
Feb

3
Winter Chautauqua
Eleanor Roosevelt with be performed by nationally acclaimed historical interpreter Susan Marie Frontczak
Greenville
Arts
Saturday
Feb

4
Antiques in the Heart of Aiken
4-day event includes antique show and sale, preview party, lectures - benefits the Aiken Center for the Arts
Aiken
Miscellaneous
Saturday
Feb

4
Black History Fashion Show
Day filled with dancing, drumming, fashion-showing of current trends, food tasting - benefits AfricStyle Initiatives work with homeless
Columbia
Arts
Saturday
Feb

4
Black History Parade and Festival
Parade will feature the National Buffalo Soldiers - festival will include contemporary history makers, live entertainment and more
Columbia
Historical
Saturday
Feb

4
Chocolate & Champagne for the Creatures
Buffet with heavy hors d'oeuvres, chocolates candies, and desserts plus champagne, a silent auction, and raffles - benefits SC-CARES
Georgetown
Murrells Inlet
Culinary
Saturday
Feb

4
Duke Pitchforks Benefit Concert
All-male acappella group will sing a range of songs from contemporary hits to old standards - benefits HALOS
Charleston
Concert
Saturday
Feb

4
Famously Hot Havana Nights Ball
Silent auction with art from SC artists, live music, and an extraordinary menu - benefits the Contemporaries Art Acquisition Fund
Columbia
Gala
Saturday
Feb

4
Healthy Chili Cook-Off
Taste chili made by amateurs and local businesses plus zumba, blood drive - benefits Manna House of Newberry and Souper Bowl of Caring
Newberry
Culinary
Saturday
Feb

4
Hilton Head Island Gullah Celebration
Come experience Gullah food and music, receive firsthand, historical information and take a journey through the culture via the visual arts throughout the month of February
Hilton Head
Historical
Saturday
Feb

4
Junior League of Columbia's Clean Sweep
Rummage sale benefiting community projects - cash only
Columbia
Expo
Saturday
Feb

4
MGC Long Run 15K | 5K
Plus kids' fun run, road races are followed by a family-friendly party - benefits USO South Carolina
Columbia
Sports
Saturday
Feb

4
Shuckin & Shaggin Oyster Roast
Oysters, chili, southern fare, cash bar, silent auction, dancing to shag music - benefits the Frances R. Willis SPCA
Charleston
Summerville
Culinary
Saturday
Feb

4
Sweetheart Charity Ball
A night of dinner and dancing and auctions - benefits Meals on Wheels of Greenville County
Greenville
Gala
Saturday
Feb

4
Winter Chautauqua
Eleanor Roosevelt with be performed by nationally acclaimed historical interpreter Susan Marie Frontczak
Greenville
Arts
Sunday
Feb

5
Antiques in the Heart of Aiken
4-day event includes antique show and sale, preview party, lectures - benefits the Aiken Center for the Arts
Aiken
Miscellaneous
Sunday
Feb

5
Winter Chautauqua
Eleanor Roosevelt with be performed by nationally acclaimed historical interpreter Susan Marie Frontczak
Greenville
Arts
Friday
Feb

10
Hilton Head Island Gullah Celebration
Come experience Gullah food and music, receive firsthand, historical information and take a journey through the culture via the visual arts throughout the month of February
Hilton Head
Historical
Saturday
Feb

11
Bacon and Bourbon
Bacon & bourbon tastings, music, bull riding championship, laser skeet shooting, cigars - portion of proceeds benefit Junior League's hunger & homelessness programs
Charleston
Culinary
Saturday
Feb

11
Charleston STEM Festival
Outdoor event with exhibitors who will provide hands-on activities, live performances, interactive demonstrations, and family-oriented STEM entertainment
Charleston
Educational
Saturday
Feb

11
Coastal Oyster Roast
All you can eat oysters, chicken bog, beer plus live band - benefits LCFH Mercy Care Palliative Care Program
Myrtle Beach
Culinary
Saturday
Feb

11
Darwin Day Potluck
Commemorate the birthday of the late scientist with cake, ice cream, coffee - bring a favorite dish to share - hosted by Piedmont Humanists
Greenville
Greer
Miscellaneous
Saturday
Feb

11
Hilton Head Island Gullah Celebration
Come experience Gullah food and music, receive firsthand, historical information and take a journey through the culture via the visual arts throughout the month of February
Hilton Head
Historical
Saturday
Feb

11
Hilton Head Island Marathon, Half Marathon and 8K
Certified course plus post race party with craft beer garden, refreshments, live music, food, door prizes, children's fun run - benefits local charities
Hilton Head
Sports
Saturday
Feb

11
Lowcountry Irish Fest
2-day event features authentic Irish music and food, Irish dancing, children's activities and historical insight
Charleston
Mt Pleasant
Festival
Saturday
Feb

11
Palladium Society's Chili Cook-Off
Variety of chili recipes, judging by local celebrities, live music - includes all you can eat and drink chili, wine and beer - benefits the Historic Columbia Foundation
Columbia
Culinary
Saturday
Feb

11
Shuck-A-Rama
Fresh oysters, other food, beer, wine, soft drinks, live music - benefits The Brain Injury Association of South Carolina
Charleston
Folly Beach
Culinary
Sunday
Feb

12
African-American Heritage Sites Tour
Guided bus tour of Columbia's African-American historic homes, workplaces, and resting places - presented by Historic Columbia Foundation
Columbia
Historical
Sunday
Feb

12
Hilton Head Island Gullah Celebration
Come experience Gullah food and music, receive firsthand, historical information and take a journey through the culture via the visual arts throughout the month of February
Hilton Head
Historical
Sunday
Feb

12
Keeper of the Wild Oyster Roast and Silent Auction
Roasted oysters, chili, vegetarian dishes, desserts, sodas, coffee, silent auction and more - benefits Keeper of the Wild
Charleston
West Ashley
Culinary
Sunday
Feb

12
Lowcountry Irish Fest
2-day event features authentic Irish music and food, Irish dancing, children's activities and historical insight
Charleston
Mt Pleasant
Festival
Sunday
Feb

12
Seismic Victory Oyster Roast
Enjoy plentiful oysters, raffle, auction - benefits The South Carolina Environmental Law Project
Charleston
James Island
Culinary
Monday
Feb

13
Genesis and the Gospel
Creation education conference especially for precollege students and their families - presented by Bob Jones University
Greenville
Conference
Monday
Feb

13
The Church and the Battle for Biblical Creation
To equip believers and spiritual leaders to succeed in the battle for biblical creation - presented by Bob Jones University
Greenville
Conference
Tuesday
Feb

14
The Church and the Battle for Biblical Creation
To equip believers and spiritual leaders to succeed in the battle for biblical creation - presented by Bob Jones University
Greenville
Conference
Tuesday
Feb

14
Valentine's Day
Forget to make dinner reservations? Don't worry, check out SCIWAY's guide to restaurants in South Carolina
Statewide
Holiday
Wednesday
Feb

15
Beaufort International Film Festival
Categories include animation, short, feature, documentary, and student
Beaufort
Festival
Thursday
Feb

16
39 Steps
A comedic spoof of the classic 1935 film, with only 4 actors portraying more than 150 characters - presented by North Greenville University
Greenville
Tigerville
Arts
Thursday
Feb

16
African American Studies Anniversary Celebration
Two events: a reading/lecture and a live performance with a jazz ensemble - USC Upstate events
Spartanburg
Miscellaneous
Thursday
Feb

16
Beaufort International Film Festival
Categories include animation, short, feature, documentary, and student
Beaufort
Festival
Thursday
Feb

16
Corks for Kids
An evening of wine, hors d'oeuvres and lowcountry art - benefits Camp Happy Days
Charleston
Mount Pleasant
Culinary
Friday
Feb

17
39 Steps
A comedic spoof of the classic 1935 film, with only 4 actors portraying more than 150 characters - presented by North Greenville University
Greenville
Tigerville
Arts
Friday
Feb

17
Beaufort International Film Festival
Categories include animation, short, feature, documentary, and student
Beaufort
Festival
Friday
Feb

17
Heart Month Statewide Screening Day
Free basic heart health screenings which includes cholesterol check, blood pressure, BMI, blood glucose and review of medical history - presented by Heart2Heart Foundation
Statewide
Miscellaneous
Friday
Feb

17
Hilton Head Island Gullah Celebration
Come experience Gullah food and music, receive firsthand, historical information and take a journey through the culture via the visual arts throughout the month of February
Hilton Head
Historical
Friday
Feb

17
Southeastern Wildlife Exposition
Art, exhibits, presentations, lectures - various sites
Charleston
Expo
Friday
Feb

17
Whale of a Sale
Described as the biggest garage sale in the Lowcountry - benefits the Junior League of Charleston's community projects
Charleston
North Charleston
Miscellaneous
Saturday
Feb

18
39 Steps
A comedic spoof of the classic 1935 film, with only 4 actors portraying more than 150 characters - presented by North Greenville University
Greenville
Tigerville
Arts
Saturday
Feb

18
Beaufort International Film Festival
Categories include animation, short, feature, documentary, and student
Beaufort
Festival
Saturday
Feb

18
Bluffton Rotary Oyster Roast
Local oysters, chili, hot dogs, brats, hand-cut fries, bonfire - soda, beer and wine for an additional cost - benefits the Bluffton Rotary
Hilton Head
Bluffton
Culinary
Saturday
Feb

18
Deep Winter Blues
Enjoy the music that is Upcountry South Carolina as a historical Mecca for the Blues
Clemson
Pickens
Concert
Saturday
Feb

18
Hilton Head Island Gullah Celebration
Come experience Gullah food and music, receive firsthand, historical information and take a journey through the culture via the visual arts throughout the month of February
Hilton Head
Historical
Saturday
Feb

18
National Engineers Week Open House
Swearingen Engineering Center at USC is hosting an open house with dozens of interactive exhibits geared toward kindergarten through 12th grade students
Columbia
Educational
Saturday
Feb

18
Oyster Roast
Live music, silent auction and a Lowcountry oyster roast - benefits the Diocese of Charleston's work in Guatemala
Charleston
West Ashley
Culinary
Saturday
Feb

18
Singin' Ellington: The Duke and His Vocalists
Ruben Studdard will be the special guest vocalist for the Charleston Jazz Orchestra performance to honor Duke Ellington
Charleston
Concert
Saturday
Feb

18
Southeastern Wildlife Exposition
Art, exhibits, presentations, lectures - various sites
Charleston
Expo
Saturday
Feb

18
Spectrum Valentine Ball
A night of dancing and fun for families living with someone on the Autism spectrum with music, balloon artist, snacks, family photos
Greenville
Simpsonville
Miscellaneous
Saturday
Feb

18
The Cinderella Project
Gathers donations of gently worn formal gowns, shoes and accessories for disadvantaged high school students - click the link for donation and boutique details
Aiken
Fashion
Saturday
Feb

18
Whale of a Sale
Described as the biggest garage sale in the Lowcountry - benefits the Junior League of Charleston's community projects
Charleston
North Charleston
Miscellaneous
Sunday
Feb

19
Beaufort International Film Festival
Categories include animation, short, feature, documentary, and student
Beaufort
Festival
Sunday
Feb

19
Chefs' Feast
Nearly 30 area chefs will offer up delectable bites, bar, live band - benefits the Lowcountry Food Bank childhood feeding programs
Charleston
Gala
Sunday
Feb

19
Hilton Head Island Gullah Celebration
Come experience Gullah food and music, receive firsthand, historical information and take a journey through the culture via the visual arts throughout the month of February
Hilton Head
Historical
Sunday
Feb

19
Southeastern Wildlife Exposition
Art, exhibits, presentations, lectures - various sites
Charleston
Expo
Monday
Feb

20
Hilton Head Island Gullah Celebration
Come experience Gullah food and music, receive firsthand, historical information and take a journey through the culture via the visual arts throughout the month of February
Hilton Head
Historical
Monday
Feb

20
Hilton Head Island Seafood Fest
6-day event showcases chefs, local seafood, live music - benefits five local charities
Hilton Head
Festival
Monday
Feb

20
Presidents' Day / Washington's Birthday
State and federal holiday
Statewide
Holiday
Tuesday
Feb

21
Hilton Head Island Seafood Fest
6-day event showcases chefs, local seafood, live music - benefits five local charities
Hilton Head
Festival
Wednesday
Feb

22
Hilton Head Island Seafood Fest
6-day event showcases chefs, local seafood, live music - benefits five local charities
Hilton Head
Festival
Thursday
Feb

23
39 Steps
A comedic spoof of the classic 1935 film, with only 4 actors portraying more than 150 characters - presented by North Greenville University
Greenville
Tigerville
Arts
Thursday
Feb

23
Hilton Head Island Seafood Fest
6-day event showcases chefs, local seafood, live music - benefits five local charities
Hilton Head
Festival
Friday
Feb

24
39 Steps
A comedic spoof of the classic 1935 film, with only 4 actors portraying more than 150 characters - presented by North Greenville University
Greenville
Tigerville
Arts
Friday
Feb

24
Bands, Brews & BBQ
2-day event includes wing eating contest, butt competition, live bands, children's area with inflatable - benefits Friends of Caroline Hospice
Beaufort
Port Royal
Culinary
Friday
Feb

24
Hilton Head Island Gullah Celebration
Come experience Gullah food and music, receive firsthand, historical information and take a journey through the culture via the visual arts throughout the month of February
Hilton Head
Historical
Friday
Feb

24
Hilton Head Island Seafood Fest
6-day event showcases chefs, local seafood, live music - benefits five local charities
Hilton Head
Festival
Friday
Feb

24
Horry County Museum Quilt Gala
Demonstrations, exhibits, marketplace, lectures, quilt entry open to all
Myrtle Beach
Expo
Saturday
Feb

25
39 Steps
A comedic spoof of the classic 1935 film, with only 4 actors portraying more than 150 characters - presented by North Greenville University
Greenville
Tigerville
Arts
Saturday
Feb

25
Bands, Brews & BBQ
2-day event includes wing eating contest, butt competition, live bands, children's area with inflatable - benefits Friends of Caroline Hospice
Beaufort
Port Royal
Culinary
Saturday
Feb

25
Battle of Aiken
Civil War reenactments, crafts, food, seminars, demonstrations
Learn more about the Civil War in South Carolina
Aiken
Historical
Saturday
Feb

25
Charleston Brewvival
Breweries from around the country, food, live music
Learn more about the SC Beer and Breweries
Charleston
North Charleston
Festival
Saturday
Feb

25
Head for the Cure 5K Run/Walk
5K run or walk plus kid's fun run - benefits Head for the Cure Foundation fight against brain cancer
Charleston
Mt Pleasant
Sports
Saturday
Feb

25
Hilton Head Island Gullah Celebration
Come experience Gullah food and music, receive firsthand, historical information and take a journey through the culture via the visual arts throughout the month of February
Hilton Head
Historical
Saturday
Feb

25
Hilton Head Island Seafood Fest
6-day event showcases chefs, local seafood, live music - benefits five local charities
Hilton Head
Festival
Saturday
Feb

25
Horry County Museum Quilt Gala
Demonstrations, exhibits, marketplace, lectures, quilt entry open to all
Myrtle Beach
Expo
Saturday
Feb

25
Joy of Gardening Symposium
Experts will provide information and resources drawing from their expertise in horticulture and environmental research - Master Gardeners of York County event
Rock Hill
Expo
Saturday
Feb

25
Lexington's Race Against Hunger
10K run, 5K walk, 1 mile fun run - benefiting five local charities
Columbia
Lexington
Sports
Saturday
Feb

25
LifePoint Race for Life
10K, 5K, 1/2 mile fun run or walk and kids zone plus post-race fun - benefits sending Team SC to the Donate Life Transplant Games of America
Charleston
James Island
Sports
Saturday
Feb

25
Mardi Gras Columbia Parade & Music Festival
Join the parade, costumes are encouraged, festival with music and food, plus there is a 5K run/walk for you and your dog
Columbia
Festival
Saturday
Feb

25
Mardi-Crawl-On-Shem-Creek
Music, food and drink specials, games, prizes, shuttles and boat taxis to travel between venues - benefits SC Alzheimer's Association and Pet Helpers
Charleston
Mount Pleasant
Culinary
Saturday
Feb

25
Pork & Pearls
All you can eat oyster and pig roast, live music, adult libations, kids zone - benefits Windwood Family Services
Charleston
Daniel Island
Culinary
Saturday
Feb

25
The Chocolate Affair
Gourmet chocolate desserts and hors d'oeuvres, auction, black tie optional - benefits Communities in Schools
Charleston
Gala
Sunday
Feb

26
Battle of Aiken
Civil War reenactments, crafts, food, seminars, demonstrations
Learn more about the Civil War in South Carolina
Aiken
Historical
Sunday
Feb

26
Hilton Head Island Seafood Fest
6-day event showcases chefs, local seafood, live music - benefits five local charities
Hilton Head
Festival
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