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DATE EVENT CITY TYPE
Sunday
Oct

1
Government Finance Officers Association of SC Fall Conference
4-day conference with networking opportunites
Myrtle Beach
Convention
Sunday
Oct

1
JerryFest
Celebrate the life and art of Jerry Garcia with live music, arts & crafts vendors, food vendors and family friendly activities for the kids
Columbia
Festival
Sunday
Oct

1
MOJA Arts Festival
Celebration of African-American and Caribbean visual and performing arts - traditional crafts, food
Charleston
Festival
Sunday
Oct

1
Scrumptious Summerville Kitchen Tour
Tour homes while enjoying gourmet treats, local musicians, and beautiful floral arrangements - benefits Dorchester Children's Center
Charleston
Summerville
Culinary
Sunday
Oct

1
St John's Greek Festival
Enjoy Greek food, drinks, music, dancing plus a coffee shop, gift shop, vendor booths and children's activities - portion of proceeds benefits local charities
Myrtle Beach
Festival
Sunday
Oct

1
Sumter County Fair
Amusement rides and games, live entertainment, livestock, art show, flower show, exhibits
Sumter
Fair
Sunday
Oct

1
Transformation Walk
3-mile walk plus block party with a food truck rally, live band, games, and entertainment - benefits United Ministries'
Greenville
Sports
Monday
Oct

2
Government Finance Officers Association of SC Fall Conference
4-day conference with networking opportunites
Myrtle Beach
Convention
Monday
Oct

2
MOJA Arts Festival
Celebration of African-American and Caribbean visual and performing arts - traditional crafts, food
Charleston
Festival
Monday
Oct

2
Myrtle Beach Bike Week Fall Rally
Motorcycle event along the Grand Strand - cruises, vendors
Myrtle Beach
Sports
Monday
Oct

2
Orangeburg County Fair
Carnival rides, midway with games & food, crafts, livestock competitions and shows, live music
Orangeburg
Fair
Tuesday
Oct

3
Government Finance Officers Association of SC Fall Conference
4-day conference with networking opportunites
Myrtle Beach
Convention
Tuesday
Oct

3
MOJA Arts Festival
Celebration of African-American and Caribbean visual and performing arts - traditional crafts, food
Charleston
Festival
Tuesday
Oct

3
Myrtle Beach Bike Week Fall Rally
Motorcycle event along the Grand Strand - cruises, vendors
Myrtle Beach
Sports
Tuesday
Oct

3
Orangeburg County Fair
Carnival rides, midway with games & food, crafts, livestock competitions and shows, live music
Orangeburg
Fair
Wednesday
Oct

4
Government Finance Officers Association of SC Fall Conference
4-day conference with networking opportunites
Myrtle Beach
Convention
Wednesday
Oct

4
MOJA Arts Festival
Celebration of African-American and Caribbean visual and performing arts - traditional crafts, food
Charleston
Festival
Wednesday
Oct

4
Myrtle Beach Bike Week Fall Rally
Motorcycle event along the Grand Strand - cruises, vendors
Myrtle Beach
Sports
Wednesday
Oct

4
Orangeburg County Fair
Carnival rides, midway with games & food, crafts, livestock competitions and shows, live music
Orangeburg
Fair
Wednesday
Oct

4
Rock Hill
Sports
Thursday
Oct

5
Albino Skunk Bluegrass Festival
Live bands, bbq, kids' activities, beer garden, food trucks, camping available onsite
Greenville
Greer
Festival
Thursday
Oct

5
Benefit Golf Tournament
Captain's Choice (scramble) tournament, lunch, contests - benefits the Rotary Club of North Charleston Breakfast
Charleston
North Charleston
Sports
Thursday
Oct

5
Blues & Jazz Festival
2-day event with live music at various locations
Rock Hill
Concert
Thursday
Oct

5
Carolina Downhome Blues Festival
3-days of live music at various locations - hosted by the Fine Arts Center of Kershaw County
Camden
Concert
Thursday
Oct

5
Fall Tours of Homes & Gardens
Different tour offered daily - visits include gardens, homes, churches, public buildings - proceeds benefit the Preservation Society of Charleston
Charleston
Historical
Thursday
Oct

5
Ghost Walk
Guided walking tour through the Cherokee County History & Arts Museum where you will encounter the spirits of locals from the Revolutionary War period
Gaffney
Holiday
Thursday
Oct

5
Gopher Hill Festival
3-day event includes Kidz Fest, turtle races, parade, street dance, contests, live music
Ridgeland
Festival
Thursday
Oct

5
MOJA Arts Festival
Celebration of African-American and Caribbean visual and performing arts - traditional crafts, food
Charleston
Festival
Thursday
Oct

5
Moonshiners Reunion and Mountain Music Festival
Live bands, camping, all-night pickin'
Spartanburg
Campobello
Festival
Thursday
Oct

5
Myrtle Beach Bike Week Fall Rally
Motorcycle event along the Grand Strand - cruises, vendors
Myrtle Beach
Sports
Thursday
Oct

5
Oktoberfest @ NOMA Square
4-day event includes German food and beer, live entertainment, games and contests including a bratwurst-eating contest - benefits the Community Foundation of Greenville
Greenville
Festival
Thursday
Oct

5
Orangeburg County Fair
Carnival rides, midway with games & food, crafts, livestock competitions and shows, live music
Orangeburg
Fair
Thursday
Oct

5
Pawleys Island Festival of Music and Art
Events throughout the month includes food and wine gala, concerts, performances, art
Georgetown
Pawleys Island
Arts
Thursday
Oct

5
SC Humanities Festival
Celebrating the local history and culture with an opening reception, contests for students, programs on the Revolutionary War, and an exhibit
Gaffney
Festival
Thursday
Oct

5
Rock Hill
Sports
Friday
Oct

6
Albino Skunk Bluegrass Festival
Live bands, bbq, kids' activities, beer garden, food trucks, camping available onsite
Greenville
Greer
Festival
Friday
Oct

6
Beaufort Shrimp Festival
2-day event includes live entertainment, contests, lots of food, children's area, 5K run/walk plus Popcorn Shrimp Run
Beaufort
Festival
Friday
Oct

6
Blues & Jazz Festival
2-day event with live music at various locations
Rock Hill
Concert
Friday
Oct

6
Booger Jim's Hollow
Since 2006 Booger Jim's Hollow has been a haunted attraction in the cane break of Cherokee Falls featuring the legend of Booger Jim. Only the bravest come to see this haunt!
Gaffney
Blacksburg
Holiday
Friday
Oct

6
Carolina Downhome Blues Festival
3-days of live music at various locations - hosted by the Fine Arts Center of Kershaw County
Camden
Concert
Friday
Oct

6
Fall Tours of Homes & Gardens
Different tour offered daily - visits include gardens, homes, churches, public buildings - proceeds benefit the Preservation Society of Charleston
Charleston
Historical
Friday
Oct

6
Fear Farm
Over 8000 square feet of terror with four attractions and escape room
Gaffney
Blacksburg
Holiday
Friday
Oct

6
Gaston Collard and Barbeque Festival
Barbeque competition, parade, live entertainment, karaoke, rides, vendors, exhibits, barbeque plates
Columbia
Gaston
Festival
Friday
Oct

6
Gopher Hill Festival
3-day event includes Kidz Fest, turtle races, parade, street dance, contests, live music
Ridgeland
Festival
Friday
Oct

6
Haunted Hilltop Motel
Haunted motel, apartment building, trail, and restaurant building all destined to provide a great fright night. Come out and enjoy a great time with four attractions in one.
Great Falls
Holiday
Friday
Oct

6
MOJA Arts Festival
Celebration of African-American and Caribbean visual and performing arts - traditional crafts, food
Charleston
Festival
Friday
Oct

6
Moonshiners Reunion and Mountain Music Festival
Live bands, camping, all-night pickin'
Spartanburg
Campobello
Festival
Friday
Oct

6
Myrtle Beach Bike Week Fall Rally
Motorcycle event along the Grand Strand - cruises, vendors
Myrtle Beach
Sports
Friday
Oct

6
Myrtle Beach Seafood Festival
Seafood vendors, kid-friendly activities, live entertainment, beer and wine garden, corn hole tournament - hosted by the Myrtle Beach Downtown Redevelopment Corporation
Myrtle Beach
Festival
Friday
Oct

6
Oktoberfest @ NOMA Square
4-day event includes German food and beer, live entertainment, games and contests including a bratwurst-eating contest - benefits the Community Foundation of Greenville
Greenville
Festival
Friday
Oct

6
Orangeburg County Fair
Carnival rides, midway with games & food, crafts, livestock competitions and shows, live music
Orangeburg
Fair
Friday
Oct

6
Over the Edge to End Hunger
Rappel 326 feet down The Hub in the heart of downtown Columbia - benefits Harvest Hope Food Bank
Columbia
Sports
Friday
Oct

6
Pawleys Island Festival of Music and Art
Events throughout the month includes food and wine gala, concerts, performances, art
Georgetown
Pawleys Island
Arts
Friday
Oct

6
Rock Around the Clock Festival
2-day festival features a car show, food trucks, children's amusements, and main events all day!
Columbia
Winnsboro
Festival
Friday
Oct

6
SC Humanities Festival
Celebrating the local history and culture with an opening reception, contests for students, programs on the Revolutionary War, and an exhibit
Gaffney
Festival
Friday
Oct

6
Squealin' on the Square
Sanctioned BBQ competition, live entertainment, arts and crafts, amusement rides, contests plus tractor, car, and motorcycle shows and more - benefits Main Street Laurens
Laurens
Festival
Friday
Oct

6
Rock Hill
Sports
Saturday
Oct

7
Albino Skunk Bluegrass Festival
Live bands, bbq, kids' activities, beer garden, food trucks, camping available onsite
Greenville
Greer
Festival
Saturday
Oct

7
Art Along the Trail
An interactive visual and performing arts experience at Riverfront Park - hosted by the Columbia Art Center and City of Columbia Parks & Recreation Department
Columbia
Arts
Saturday
Oct

7
Beaufort Shrimp Festival
2-day event includes live entertainment, contests, lots of food, children's area, 5K run/walk plus Popcorn Shrimp Run
Beaufort
Festival
Saturday
Oct

7
Belton Standpipe Heritage & Arts Festival
Heritage Skills Artisans, games, rides, children's area, exhibits, car show, street dance, fireworks
Anderson
Belton
Festival
Saturday
Oct

7
Booger Jim's Hollow
Since 2006 Booger Jim's Hollow has been a haunted attraction in the cane break of Cherokee Falls featuring the legend of Booger Jim. Only the bravest come to see this haunt!
Gaffney
Blacksburg
Holiday
Saturday
Oct

7
Burger, Bacon & BBQ
Top chefs and restaurants serve their best dishes, beer garden with craft beer, kids' activities, live music - benefits the Hilton Head Island Recreation Association scholarship fund
Hilton Head
Festival
Saturday
Oct

7
Carolina Downhome Blues Festival
3-days of live music at various locations - hosted by the Fine Arts Center of Kershaw County
Camden
Concert
Saturday
Oct

7
Cayce-West Columbia Jaycees Hall of Horrors
Venture through the halls horrors and try to escape the zombie apocalypse maze - benefits local charities
Columbia
Cayce
Holiday
Saturday
Oct

7
Congaree Bluegrass Festival
2-days of live Bluegrass music, arts & crafts, food, beverages, children's activities, bring your lawn chairs and blankets
Columbia
Cayce
Festival
Saturday
Oct

7
Conway Fall Festival
Live music, children's activities, demonstrations, car show, food, farmers' market
Myrtle Beach
Conway
Festival
Saturday
Oct

7
Fall Tours of Homes & Gardens
Different tour offered daily - visits include gardens, homes, churches, public buildings - proceeds benefit the Preservation Society of Charleston
Charleston
Historical
Saturday
Oct

7
Fallen Firemen 5K
Run or walk - benefits the Jeff Chavis House at the Southeastern Burn Center
Columbia
Lexington
Sports
Saturday
Oct

7
Fear Farm
Over 8000 square feet of terror with four attractions and escape room
Gaffney
Blacksburg
Holiday
Saturday
Oct

7
Folly Jazz Festival
Live music centered around the cultural and educational attributes of Jazz in the Lowcountry
Charleston
Folly Beach
Concert
Saturday
Oct

7
Folly Road Oktoberfest
Authentic German cuisine, beer, live music, games - hosted by the American Legion to benefit local charities
Charleston
James Island
Festival
Saturday
Oct

7
Gaston Collard and Barbeque Festival
Barbeque competition, parade, live entertainment, karaoke, rides, vendors, exhibits, barbeque plates
Columbia
Gaston
Festival
Saturday
Oct

7
Goose Creek Fall Festival
Live entertainment, inflatables, games, crafts - benefits Helping Hands of Goose Creek
Charleston
Goose Creek
Festival
Saturday
Oct

7
Gopher Hill Festival
3-day event includes Kidz Fest, turtle races, parade, street dance, contests, live music
Ridgeland
Festival
Saturday
Oct

7
Hartness Half Marathon & 5K
A cross-country style run on pavement, trails, dirt roads, gravel roads and grass fields - benefits A Child's Haven child development center
Greenville
Sports
Saturday
Oct

7
Harvest Home Weekend Festival
Hay rides, scarecrow building, pumpkin painting, entertainment, food, demonstrations - at Brookgreen Gardens
Georgetown
Murrells Inlet
Festival
Saturday
Oct

7
Haunted Hilltop Motel
Haunted motel, apartment building, trail, and restaurant building all destined to provide a great fright night. Come out and enjoy a great time with four attractions in one.
Great Falls
Holiday
Saturday
Oct

7
Henry Cho
Henry Cho is a nationally recognized American stand-up comedian - presented by the Mauldin Cultural Center
Greenville
Mauldin
Miscellaneous
Saturday
Oct

7
Hike for Mike
3.5-mile easy hike followed by family fun with interactive kids' activities, more - benefits UPLIFT which provides outings for children who are affected by a parent's cancer
Charleston
Ravenel
Miscellaneous
Saturday
Oct

7
Isle of Palms Connector Run and Walk for the Child
10K run and 5K run/walk, post race party - benefits local children's programs
Charleston
Isle of Palms
Sports
Saturday
Oct

7
Live Oak Art & Music Fest
Live entertainment and Artisan Market with arts & crafts - hosted by Create! Conway
Myrtle Beach
Conway
Festival
Saturday
Oct

7
MOJA Arts Festival
Celebration of African-American and Caribbean visual and performing arts - traditional crafts, food
Charleston
Festival
Saturday
Oct

7
Moonshiners Reunion and Mountain Music Festival
Live bands, camping, all-night pickin'
Spartanburg
Campobello
Festival
Saturday
Oct

7
Myrtle Beach Bike Week Fall Rally
Motorcycle event along the Grand Strand - cruises, vendors
Myrtle Beach
Sports
Saturday
Oct

7
Myrtle Beach Seafood Festival
Seafood vendors, kid-friendly activities, live entertainment, beer and wine garden, corn hole tournament - hosted by the Myrtle Beach Downtown Redevelopment Corporation
Myrtle Beach
Festival
Saturday
Oct

7
Newberry Oktoberfest
Authentic German cuisine, German Biergarten,art & craft vendors, Rocktoberfest stage will feature live music and Best German Costume contest, kids' activities
Newberry
Festival
Saturday
Oct

7
Oktoberfest @ NOMA Square
4-day event includes German food and beer, live entertainment, games and contests including a bratwurst-eating contest - benefits the Community Foundation of Greenville
Greenville
Festival
Saturday
Oct

7
Orangeburg County Fair
Carnival rides, midway with games & food, crafts, livestock competitions and shows, live music
Orangeburg
Fair
Saturday
Oct

7
Over the Edge to End Hunger
Rappel 326 feet down The Hub in the heart of downtown Columbia - benefits Harvest Hope Food Bank
Columbia
Sports
Saturday
Oct

7
PWC 5K Race
5K and kid's fun run for 10 and under - benefits the Piedmont Women's Center
Greenville
Travelers Rest
Sports
Saturday
Oct

7
Pawleys Island Festival of Music and Art
Events throughout the month includes food and wine gala, concerts, performances, art
Georgetown
Pawleys Island
Arts
Saturday
Oct

7
Pynkalycious
4K breast cancer awareness event including entertainment and treats - benefits the Pearlie Harris Center for Breast Health
Greenville
Fountain Inn
Sports
Saturday
Oct

7
Race for Freedom 5K Run & Walk
Run or walk with a super hero theme, encouraged to dress as your favorite super hero - benefits Doors to Freedom
Charleston
North Charleston
Sports
Saturday
Oct

7
Race the Helix
5K run and 1 mile walk - benefits the Greenwood Genetic Center Foundation
Greenwood
Sports
Saturday
Oct

7
Rock Around the Clock Festival
2-day festival features a car show, food trucks, children's amusements, and main events all day!
Columbia
Winnsboro
Festival
Saturday
Oct

7
SC Humanities Festival
Celebrating the local history and culture with an opening reception, contests for students, programs on the Revolutionary War, and an exhibit
Gaffney
Festival
Saturday
Oct

7
SEED: Science Education Enrichment Day
Exhibits on a wide-range of science and related topics
Aiken
Expo
Saturday
Oct

7
Sassafras Festival
Carnival, food and craft vendors, parade
Aiken
Burrettown
Festival
Saturday
Oct

7
Spartanburg International Festival
Explore world cultures through food, music, dance, folk art, and more
Spartanburg
Festival
Saturday
Oct

7
Squealin' on the Square
Sanctioned BBQ competition, live entertainment, arts and crafts, amusement rides, contests plus tractor, car, and motorcycle shows and more - benefits Main Street Laurens
Laurens
Festival
Saturday
Oct

7
The Hippie Dash
Don your best 70s attire for the 3.1 mile run/walk around Park Circle plus after party - benefits Special Olympics SC, Goodwill
Charleston
North Charleston
Sports
Saturday
Oct

7
Rock Hill
Sports
Saturday
Oct

7
Walk to End Alzheimer's
Open to participants of all ages and abilities - benefits the Alzheimer's Association
Greenville
Sports
Sunday
Oct

8
Congaree Bluegrass Festival
2-days of live Bluegrass music, arts & crafts, food, beverages, children's activities, bring your lawn chairs and blankets
Columbia
Cayce
Festival
Sunday
Oct

8
Fall Tours of Homes & Gardens
Different tour offered daily - visits include gardens, homes, churches, public buildings - proceeds benefit the Preservation Society of Charleston
Charleston
Historical
Sunday
Oct

8
Folly Jazz Festival
Live music centered around the cultural and educational attributes of Jazz in the Lowcountry
Charleston
Folly Beach
Concert
Sunday
Oct

8
HALOS Oyster Roast
Oysters, chili, hot dogs, beer, wine, live entertainment, silent auction and wine pull - benefits HALO's mission to help abused and neglected children in the Lowcountry
Charleston
Mt Pleasant
Culinary
Sunday
Oct

8
Harvest Home Weekend Festival
Hay rides, scarecrow building, pumpkin painting, entertainment, food, demonstrations - at Brookgreen Gardens
Georgetown
Murrells Inlet
Festival
Sunday
Oct

8
Haunted Hilltop Motel
Haunted motel, apartment building, trail, and restaurant building all destined to provide a great fright night. Come out and enjoy a great time with four attractions in one.
Great Falls
Holiday
Sunday
Oct

8
MOJA Arts Festival
Celebration of African-American and Caribbean visual and performing arts - traditional crafts, food
Charleston
Festival
Sunday
Oct

8
Myrtle Beach Bike Week Fall Rally
Motorcycle event along the Grand Strand - cruises, vendors
Myrtle Beach
Sports
Sunday
Oct

8
Oktoberfest @ NOMA Square
4-day event includes German food and beer, live entertainment, games and contests including a bratwurst-eating contest - benefits the Community Foundation of Greenville
Greenville
Festival
Sunday
Oct

8
Orangeburg County Fair
Carnival rides, midway with games & food, crafts, livestock competitions and shows, live music
Orangeburg
Fair
Sunday
Oct

8
SC Humanities Festival
Celebrating the local history and culture with an opening reception, contests for students, programs on the Revolutionary War, and an exhibit
Gaffney
Festival
Sunday
Oct

8
Yacht Hop
Tour boats, food, live music, champagne toast and more set against sunset over the Calibogue Sound - benefits Hospice Care of the Lowcountry
Hilton Head
Miscellaneous
Monday
Oct

9
Columbus Day
Federal holiday
Statewide
Holiday
Monday
Oct

9
Fall Tours of Homes & Gardens
Different tour offered daily - visits include gardens, homes, churches, public buildings - proceeds benefit the Preservation Society of Charleston
Charleston
Historical
Monday
Oct

9
Golf Tournament and Helicopter Ball Drop
4-person Captains' Choice golf tournament plus helicopter ball drop - benefits the Aiken County Animal Shelter
Aiken
Sports
Monday
Oct

9
Makin Strokes In the Oaks
Breakfast before shotgun start, putting contest, award lunch and silent auction - benefits the American Cancer Society
Charleston
Summerville
Sports
Monday
Oct

9
Not A Traditional Golf Outing
Color Ball Texas Scramble plus post-round fiesta with live mariachi band, tapas bites, beer, margaritas - benefits the Hawkins Foundation
Greenville
Sports
Monday
Oct

9
Piedmont Interstate Fair
Midway rides and games, farm animals, live entertainment, contests
Spartanburg
Fair
Tuesday
Oct

10
Eastern Carolina Agricultural Fair
Rides, food, games, exhibits, contests, live entertainment
Florence
Fair
Tuesday
Oct

10
Fall Tours of Homes & Gardens
Different tour offered daily - visits include gardens, homes, churches, public buildings - proceeds benefit the Preservation Society of Charleston
Charleston
Historical
Tuesday
Oct

10
Piedmont Interstate Fair
Midway rides and games, farm animals, live entertainment, contests
Spartanburg
Fair
Wednesday
Oct

11
Eastern Carolina Agricultural Fair
Rides, food, games, exhibits, contests, live entertainment
Florence
Fair
Wednesday
Oct

11
Fall Tours of Homes & Gardens
Different tour offered daily - visits include gardens, homes, churches, public buildings - proceeds benefit the Preservation Society of Charleston
Charleston
Historical
Wednesday
Oct

11
Golf Classic
Shotgun start golf tournament - benefits Good News Clubs
Greenville
Marietta
Sports
Wednesday
Oct

11
Piedmont Interstate Fair
Midway rides and games, farm animals, live entertainment, contests
Spartanburg
Fair
Wednesday
Oct

11
South Carolina State Fair
Midway rides and games, exhibits, live entertainment, food, livestock, exhibits
Columbia
Fair
Thursday
Oct

12
A Night for the Children Gala
Seated dinner, live music, dancing, live and silent auctions - black-tie optional - benefits Carolina Youth Development Center
Charleston
Gala
Thursday
Oct

12
Eastern Carolina Agricultural Fair
Rides, food, games, exhibits, contests, live entertainment
Florence
Fair
Thursday
Oct

12
Fall Tours of Homes & Gardens
Different tour offered daily - visits include gardens, homes, churches, public buildings - proceeds benefit the Preservation Society of Charleston
Charleston
Historical
Thursday
Oct

12
Piedmont Interstate Fair
Midway rides and games, farm animals, live entertainment, contests
Spartanburg
Fair
Thursday
Oct

12
Ridge Spring Harvest Festival
3-day event includes BBQ, Bluegrass music, parade, arts and craft, live entertainment, car show, pie and cake contest
Saluda
Ridge Spring
Festival
Thursday
Oct

12
South Carolina State Fair
Midway rides and games, exhibits, live entertainment, food, livestock, exhibits
Columbia
Fair
Thursday
Oct

12
Spirits Alive
Elmwood Cemetery tours featuring costumed tour guides, snacks and other Halloween-related activities - hosted by Historic Columbia
Columbia
Holiday
Friday
Oct

13
Alice in Wonderland Jr.
Featuring updated songs from Disney's animated motion picture, Disney's Alice in Wonderland Jr. is a fast-paced take on the classic tale
Rock Hill
York
Arts
Friday
Oct

13
Bonneau Peanut Festival
2- day family fun festival with lots of peanuts, live music and entertainment, amusement rides, parade plus craft and food vendors
Moncks Corner
Bonneau
Festival
Friday
Oct

13
Booger Jim's Hollow
Since 2006 Booger Jim's Hollow has been a haunted attraction in the cane break of Cherokee Falls featuring the legend of Booger Jim. Only the bravest come to see this haunt!
Gaffney
Blacksburg
Holiday
Friday
Oct

13
Casino Night
Casino games, hors d'oeuvres, beer and wine - benefits the Cumbee Center to Assist Abused Persons
Aiken
Miscellaneous
Friday
Oct

13
Cayce-West Columbia Jaycees Hall of Horrors
Venture through the halls horrors and try to escape the zombie apocalypse maze - benefits local charities
Columbia
Cayce
Holiday
Friday
Oct

13
Eastern Carolina Agricultural Fair
Rides, food, games, exhibits, contests, live entertainment
Florence
Fair
Friday
Oct

13
Exchange Club Ghost Tours
Take a carriage ride tour or walk through Beaufort's historic district while listening to storytellers tell haunting tales - benefits Child Abuse Prevention Association
Beaufort
Historical
Friday
Oct

13
Fall For Greenville
3-day event includes cuisine from 40+ restaurants, five music stages, contests and Silver Spoon challenges, kids' area
Greenville
Festival
Friday
Oct

13
Fall Tours of Homes & Gardens
Different tour offered daily - visits include gardens, homes, churches, public buildings - proceeds benefit the Preservation Society of Charleston
Charleston
Historical
Friday
Oct

13
Fear Farm
Over 8000 square feet of terror with four attractions and escape room
Gaffney
Blacksburg
Holiday
Friday
Oct

13
Gilbert House of Terror
Traditional outdoor haunt with 13 terror filled scenes - proceeds benefit four local charities
Columbia
Gilbert
Holiday
Friday
Oct

13
Haunted Hilltop Motel
Haunted motel, apartment building, trail, and restaurant building all destined to provide a great fright night. Come out and enjoy a great time with four attractions in one.
Great Falls
Holiday
Friday
Oct

13
Midnight Masquerade
Variety of hors d' oeuvres and beverages, dj, photo booth, silent auction - wear costume and mask - benefits Range 2.14 who aides veterans with PTSD
Columbia
Gala
Friday
Oct

13
Pawleys Island Festival of Music and Art
Events throughout the month includes food and wine gala, concerts, performances, art
Georgetown
Pawleys Island
Arts
Friday
Oct

13
Piedmont Interstate Fair
Midway rides and games, farm animals, live entertainment, contests
Spartanburg
Fair
Friday
Oct

13
Ridge Spring Harvest Festival
3-day event includes BBQ, Bluegrass music, parade, arts and craft, live entertainment, car show, pie and cake contest
Saluda
Ridge Spring
Festival
Friday
Oct

13
South Carolina State Fair
Midway rides and games, exhibits, live entertainment, food, livestock, exhibits
Columbia
Fair
Saturday
Oct

14
Alice in Wonderland Jr.
Featuring updated songs from Disney's animated motion picture, Disney's Alice in Wonderland Jr. is a fast-paced take on the classic tale
Rock Hill
York
Arts
Saturday
Oct

14
Art Bark in the Park
Live music, on-site pet adoptions, animal face painting, refreshments, paint the park day activities, grooming and dog treat vendors - benefits Jasper Animal Rescue Mission
Ridgeland
Miscellaneous
Saturday
Oct

14
Avondale 5K Run and Walk
Run or walk the 5K with after-party with music, food and drinks - benefits the Charles Webb Center special needs daycare
Charleston
West Ashley
Sports
Saturday
Oct

14
Bonneau Peanut Festival
2- day family fun festival with lots of peanuts, live music and entertainment, amusement rides, parade plus craft and food vendors
Moncks Corner
Bonneau
Festival
Saturday
Oct

14
Booger Jim's Hollow
Since 2006 Booger Jim's Hollow has been a haunted attraction in the cane break of Cherokee Falls featuring the legend of Booger Jim. Only the bravest come to see this haunt!
Gaffney
Blacksburg
Holiday
Saturday
Oct

14
Cayce-West Columbia Jaycees Hall of Horrors
Venture through the halls horrors and try to escape the zombie apocalypse maze - benefits local charities
Columbia
Cayce
Holiday
Saturday
Oct

14
Charleston RumFest
Pairings from local chefs, dozens of rum distilleries, music, and live entertainment - 21+ event - benefits Cancer Survivor Programs of Dragon Boat Charleston
Charleston
Culinary
Saturday
Oct

14
Classic Car Show & 5K
Car show, 5K run/walk, live music - benefits Greer Community Ministries
Greenville
Greer
Miscellaneous
Saturday
Oct

14
Clusters for Kids Oyster Roast
Oysters, dinner buffet, beer, wine, music, silent auction, corn hole competition - benefits Friends of the Pickens Guardian Ad Litem
Clemson
Easley
Culinary
Saturday
Oct

14
Crowfield Plantation 5K Run / Walk
USATF certified 5K course - benefits the Callen-Lacey Center for Children
Charleston
Goose Creek
Sports
Saturday
Oct

14
Eastern Carolina Agricultural Fair
Rides, food, games, exhibits, contests, live entertainment
Florence
Fair
Saturday
Oct

14
Edisto & Beyond Tour
Tour historic churches, graveyards and plantations
Learn about other South Carolina Plantations
Charleston
Edisto Island
Historical
Saturday
Oct

14
Exchange Club Ghost Tours
Take a carriage ride tour or walk through Beaufort's historic district while listening to storytellers tell haunting tales - benefits Child Abuse Prevention Association
Beaufort
Historical
Saturday
Oct

14
Fall For Greenville
3-day event includes cuisine from 40+ restaurants, five music stages, contests and Silver Spoon challenges, kids' area
Greenville
Festival
Saturday
Oct

14
Fall Rollout
Classic car show, live music, automotive vendors, bbq challenge - benefits the local charities supported by Pawleys Island Masonic Lodge 409
Georgetown
Festival
Saturday
Oct

14
Fall Tours of Homes & Gardens
Different tour offered daily - visits include gardens, homes, churches, public buildings - proceeds benefit the Preservation Society of Charleston
Charleston
Historical
Saturday
Oct

14
Fear Farm
Over 8000 square feet of terror with four attractions and escape room
Gaffney
Blacksburg
Holiday
Saturday
Oct

14
Gilbert House of Terror
Traditional outdoor haunt with 13 terror filled scenes - proceeds benefit four local charities
Columbia
Gilbert
Holiday
Saturday
Oct

14
Haunted Hilltop Motel
Haunted motel, apartment building, trail, and restaurant building all destined to provide a great fright night. Come out and enjoy a great time with four attractions in one.
Great Falls
Holiday
Saturday
Oct

14
Historic Bluffton Arts & Seafood Festival
9-day event includes juried fine art show, live music, tours, Iron Chef competition, 5K/10K, street fest, kids' fishing tournament, fireworks
Hilton Head
Bluffton
Festival
Saturday
Oct

14
Hope For Healing Walk
This event benefits patients of the Dream Center Clinic free medical clinic which provides primary, specialty, dental, vision, and necrology care
Charleston
North Charleston
Sports
Saturday
Oct

14
Hub City Brew Fest
Enjoy regional craft beers, local food and live music - benefits the Coalition for Active Youth Fund and the Hub City Bike Park
Spartanburg
Culinary
Saturday
Oct

14
Jam Room Music Festival
Come down to Main Street and enjoy two stages of live music, kid's zone, and cycling events
Columbia
Festival
Saturday
Oct

14
Lexington Craft Beerfest
Sample regional craft beers, food by local restaurants, live music - 21+ only event - hosted by the Greater Lexington Chamber and Visitors Center
Columbia
Lexington
Culinary
Saturday
Oct

14
Little River ShrimpFest
2-day event includes live entertainment, kids' activities, vendors, fresh shrimp and seafood specialties
Myrtle Beach
Little River
Festival
Saturday
Oct

14
Lowcountry Trail Half Marathon & 5K
Run the trails of Mullet Hall Equestrian Center plus post-race cold beverages and live music
Charleston
Johns Island
Sports
Saturday
Oct

14
Oktoberfest Charleston
German food and drink, polka dancing, children's games, brat eating contest - benefits Community Outreach Center
Charleston
Festival
Saturday
Oct

14
Pawleys Island Festival of Music and Art
Events throughout the month includes food and wine gala, concerts, performances, art
Georgetown
Pawleys Island
Arts
Saturday
Oct

14
Piedmont Interstate Fair
Midway rides and games, farm animals, live entertainment, contests
Spartanburg
Fair
Saturday
Oct

14
Pumpkin Festival
Parade, arts and crafts, country and bluegrass music, food and pumpkins
Clemson
Pickens
Festival
Saturday
Oct

14
Ridge Spring Harvest Festival
3-day event includes BBQ, Bluegrass music, parade, arts and craft, live entertainment, car show, pie and cake contest
Saluda
Ridge Spring
Festival
Saturday
Oct

14
South Carolina State Fair
Midway rides and games, exhibits, live entertainment, food, livestock, exhibits
Columbia
Fair
Saturday
Oct

14
South Carolina Sweet Potato Festival
Live entertainment, vendors, antique car show, exhibits - raises funds for community projects
Hartsville
Darlington
Festival
Saturday
Oct

14
Walk For Life + Famously Hot Pink Half Marathon, 10K, 5K
Participants can take a 3.1-mile walk through historic Columbia, or they can run in the Famously Hot Pink Half Marathon, 10K, or 5K - benefits the Palmetto Health Breast Center
Columbia
Sports
Sunday
Oct

15
Alice in Wonderland Jr.
Featuring updated songs from Disney's animated motion picture, Disney's Alice in Wonderland Jr. is a fast-paced take on the classic tale
Rock Hill
York
Arts
Sunday
Oct

15
Children's Day Festival
Inflatables, games, face painting, food, and more
Charleston
Mt Pleasant
Festival
Sunday
Oct

15
Fall For Greenville
3-day event includes cuisine from 40+ restaurants, five music stages, contests and Silver Spoon challenges, kids' area
Greenville
Festival
Sunday
Oct

15
Fall Tours of Homes & Gardens
Different tour offered daily - visits include gardens, homes, churches, public buildings - proceeds benefit the Preservation Society of Charleston
Charleston
Historical
Sunday
Oct

15
Haunted Hilltop Motel
Haunted motel, apartment building, trail, and restaurant building all destined to provide a great fright night. Come out and enjoy a great time with four attractions in one.
Great Falls
Holiday
Sunday
Oct

15
Heart for the Islands
22 acts will perform, BBQ buffet, silent auction, beer sales - proceeds for Red Cross and Salvation Army's Hurricane Maria relief in Puerto Rico and surrounding islands
Charleston
Mount Pleasant
Concert
Sunday
Oct

15
Historic Bluffton Arts & Seafood Festival
9-day event includes juried fine art show, live music, tours, Iron Chef competition, 5K/10K, street fest, kids' fishing tournament, fireworks
Hilton Head
Bluffton
Festival
Sunday
Oct

15
Latin American Festival
Salsa and Merengue music, authentic food and crafts, and plenty of activities for families
Charleston
North Charleston
Festival
Sunday
Oct

15
Little River ShrimpFest
2-day event includes live entertainment, kids' activities, vendors, fresh shrimp and seafood specialties
Myrtle Beach
Little River
Festival
Sunday
Oct

15
Oktoberfest Concert
A fun, musical celebration of the autumn changes, with peppy marches, waltzes, polkas, and sundry other seasonal sounds - a Greenville Concert Band performance
Greenville
Concert
Sunday
Oct

15
Piedmont Interstate Fair
Midway rides and games, farm animals, live entertainment, contests
Spartanburg
Fair
Sunday
Oct

15
South Carolina State Fair
Midway rides and games, exhibits, live entertainment, food, livestock, exhibits
Columbia
Fair
Sunday
Oct

15
Summerville Italian Feast
Authentic Italian cuisine and wines, entertainment, local artists celebrating Italian culture and heritage - benefits Dorchester District 2 Educational Foundation
Charleston
Summerville
Festival
Monday
Oct

16
Fall Tours of Homes & Gardens
Different tour offered daily - visits include gardens, homes, churches, public buildings - proceeds benefit the Preservation Society of Charleston
Charleston
Historical
Monday
Oct

16
Historic Bluffton Arts & Seafood Festival
9-day event includes juried fine art show, live music, tours, Iron Chef competition, 5K/10K, street fest, kids' fishing tournament, fireworks
Hilton Head
Bluffton
Festival
Monday
Oct

16
South Carolina State Fair
Midway rides and games, exhibits, live entertainment, food, livestock, exhibits
Columbia
Fair
Tuesday
Oct

17
Charleston Child Trauma Conference
Designed to encourage dialogue among front-line professionals in the child maltreatment field and cutting edge researchers - hosted by the Dee Norton Child Advocacy Center
Charleston
Conference
Tuesday
Oct

17
Fall Tours of Homes & Gardens
Different tour offered daily - visits include gardens, homes, churches, public buildings - proceeds benefit the Preservation Society of Charleston
Charleston
Historical
Tuesday
Oct

17
Historic Bluffton Arts & Seafood Festival
9-day event includes juried fine art show, live music, tours, Iron Chef competition, 5K/10K, street fest, kids' fishing tournament, fireworks
Hilton Head
Bluffton
Festival
Tuesday
Oct

17
Share the Music Tour Concert
The South Carolina Governor's School for the Arts and Humanities presents this concert featuring some of South Carolina's most talented music students
Orangeburg
Concert
Tuesday
Oct

17
South Carolina State Fair
Midway rides and games, exhibits, live entertainment, food, livestock, exhibits
Columbia
Fair
Tuesday
Oct

17
Taste of the Town
Enjoy tastings from Myrtle Beach's most popular eateries plus a beer and wine - benefits St Andrew Catholic School
Myrtle Beach
Culinary
Tuesday
Oct

17
Union County Fair
Carnival rides, live entertainment, midway for food and games, exhibits, livestock
Union
Fair
Wednesday
Oct

18
Charleston Child Trauma Conference
Designed to encourage dialogue among front-line professionals in the child maltreatment field and cutting edge researchers - hosted by the Dee Norton Child Advocacy Center
Charleston
Conference
Wednesday
Oct

18
Colour of Music Festival
5-day festival includes events at various venues that highlight the impact and historical significance of black classical composers and performers on American and world culture
Charleston
Arts
Wednesday
Oct

18
Fall Tours of Homes & Gardens
Different tour offered daily - visits include gardens, homes, churches, public buildings - proceeds benefit the Preservation Society of Charleston
Charleston
Historical
Wednesday
Oct

18
Historic Bluffton Arts & Seafood Festival
9-day event includes juried fine art show, live music, tours, Iron Chef competition, 5K/10K, street fest, kids' fishing tournament, fireworks
Hilton Head
Bluffton
Festival
Wednesday
Oct

18
South Carolina State Fair
Midway rides and games, exhibits, live entertainment, food, livestock, exhibits
Columbia
Fair
Wednesday
Oct

18
Union County Fair
Carnival rides, live entertainment, midway for food and games, exhibits, livestock
Union
Fair
Thursday
Oct

19
Arkhaios Film Festival
3-day event showcasing the discovery of past cultures gained from archaeological research and illustrated by documentary films
Columbia
Historical
Thursday
Oct

19
Bluegrass, Bidding & BBQ
Silent auction, live music, specialty drinks and delicious food - auction benefits Historic Columbia
Columbia
Culinary
Thursday
Oct

19
Cayce-West Columbia Jaycees Hall of Horrors
Venture through the halls horrors and try to escape the zombie apocalypse maze - benefits local charities
Columbia
Cayce
Holiday
Thursday
Oct

19
Charleston Child Trauma Conference
Designed to encourage dialogue among front-line professionals in the child maltreatment field and cutting edge researchers - hosted by the Dee Norton Child Advocacy Center
Charleston
Conference
Thursday
Oct

19
Colour of Music Festival
5-day festival includes events at various venues that highlight the impact and historical significance of black classical composers and performers on American and world culture
Charleston
Arts
Thursday
Oct

19
Denyce Graves
Vocal star Denyce Graves performs live - presented by Bob Jones University
Greenville
Concert
Thursday
Oct

19
Exporting 101
Learn the basics of exporting U.S. food and agriculture products - presented by Southern US Trade Association and SC Department of Agriculture
Charleston
Workshop
Thursday
Oct

19
Fall Tours of Homes & Gardens
Different tour offered daily - visits include gardens, homes, churches, public buildings - proceeds benefit the Preservation Society of Charleston
Charleston
Historical
Thursday
Oct

19
Historic Bluffton Arts & Seafood Festival
9-day event includes juried fine art show, live music, tours, Iron Chef competition, 5K/10K, street fest, kids' fishing tournament, fireworks
Hilton Head
Bluffton
Festival
Thursday
Oct

19
Oktoberfest
Enjoy German cuisine and beverages while listening to live music
Greenwood
Festival
Thursday
Oct

19
Pawleys Island Festival of Music and Art
Events throughout the month includes food and wine gala, concerts, performances, art
Georgetown
Pawleys Island
Arts
Thursday
Oct

19
Shine a Little Love Fest
4 days of live music - benefits the Parkinson's Disease Research Division at MUSC
Charleston
Isle of Palms
Concert
Thursday
Oct

19
South Carolina Jazz Festival
3-day event includes concerts, Bebop Parade, art, tours, kids' activities, 5K run/walk, golf tournament
Cheraw
Festival
Thursday
Oct

19
South Carolina State Fair
Midway rides and games, exhibits, live entertainment, food, livestock, exhibits
Columbia
Fair
Thursday
Oct

19
Union County Fair
Carnival rides, live entertainment, midway for food and games, exhibits, livestock
Union
Fair
Friday
Oct

20
Arkhaios Film Festival
3-day event showcasing the discovery of past cultures gained from archaeological research and illustrated by documentary films
Columbia
Historical
Friday
Oct

20
Booger Jim's Hollow
Since 2006 Booger Jim's Hollow has been a haunted attraction in the cane break of Cherokee Falls featuring the legend of Booger Jim. Only the bravest come to see this haunt!
Gaffney
Blacksburg
Holiday
Friday
Oct

20
Cayce-West Columbia Jaycees Hall of Horrors
Venture through the halls horrors and try to escape the zombie apocalypse maze - benefits local charities
Columbia
Cayce
Holiday
Friday
Oct

20
Celebrating 500 Years of Reformation Through Music
Concert will feature hymns with over 150 musicians of First Presbyterian Church and North Greenville University's Cline School of Music
Greenville
Concert
Friday
Oct

20
Charleston Child Trauma Conference
Designed to encourage dialogue among front-line professionals in the child maltreatment field and cutting edge researchers - hosted by the Dee Norton Child Advocacy Center
Charleston
Conference
Friday
Oct

20
Colour of Music Festival
5-day festival includes events at various venues that highlight the impact and historical significance of black classical composers and performers on American and world culture
Charleston
Arts
Friday
Oct

20
Exchange Club Ghost Tours
Take a carriage ride tour or walk through Beaufort's historic district while listening to storytellers tell haunting tales - benefits Child Abuse Prevention Association
Beaufort
Historical
Friday
Oct

20
Fall Tours of Homes & Gardens
Different tour offered daily - visits include gardens, homes, churches, public buildings - proceeds benefit the Preservation Society of Charleston
Charleston
Historical
Friday
Oct

20
Fear Farm
Over 8000 square feet of terror with four attractions and escape room
Gaffney
Blacksburg
Holiday
Friday
Oct

20
Gilbert House of Terror
Traditional outdoor haunt with 13 terror filled scenes - proceeds benefit four local charities
Columbia
Gilbert
Holiday
Friday
Oct

20
Historic Bluffton Arts & Seafood Festival
9-day event includes juried fine art show, live music, tours, Iron Chef competition, 5K/10K, street fest, kids' fishing tournament, fireworks
Hilton Head
Bluffton
Festival
Friday
Oct

20
Honea Path Sugarfoot Festival
2-day event with car show, food, crafts, and entertainment suitable for the whole family
Anderson
Honea Path
Festival
Friday
Oct

20
Old Keowee Contra Dance
Contra, folk and square dancing with live caller and fiddle band - benefits the Oconee Heritage Center
Clemson
Seneca
Miscellaneous
Friday
Oct

20
Pawleys Island Festival of Music and Art
Events throughout the month includes food and wine gala, concerts, performances, art
Georgetown
Pawleys Island
Arts
Friday
Oct

20
SC Pride Festival and Parade
Parade on Main Street and festival - supporting the gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgender community
Columbia
Festival
Friday
Oct

20
Shine a Little Love Fest
4 days of live music - benefits the Parkinson's Disease Research Division at MUSC
Charleston
Isle of Palms
Concert
Friday
Oct

20
South Carolina Jazz Festival
3-day event includes concerts, Bebop Parade, art, tours, kids' activities, 5K run/walk, golf tournament
Cheraw
Festival
Friday
Oct

20
South Carolina State Fair
Midway rides and games, exhibits, live entertainment, food, livestock, exhibits
Columbia
Fair
Friday
Oct

20
Union County Fair
Carnival rides, live entertainment, midway for food and games, exhibits, livestock
Union
Fair
Friday
Oct

20
Western Carolina State Fair
10-day event includes midway rides, concerts, demolition derby, exhibits, petting zoo
Aiken
Fair
Saturday
Oct

21
5K Glow Run
Run or walk, Glow Attire Contest, post-race snacks, cash bar, and disco music - benefits Pickens County Meals on Wheels
Clemson
Liberty
Sports
Saturday
Oct

21
A Day to Remember Colonial Times
Reenactments, demonstrations, and living exhibits
Aiken
North Augusta
Historical
Saturday
Oct

21
Arkhaios Film Festival
3-day event showcasing the discovery of past cultures gained from archaeological research and illustrated by documentary films
Columbia
Historical
Saturday
Oct

21
Barkaritaville
Enjoy beverages, food, carnival games, prizes, music, costume contest, dogs welcomed! - benefits the SPCA Albrecht Center for Animal Welfare
Aiken
Festival
Saturday
Oct

21
Barktoberfest
Family friendly event includes face painting, pup adoptions, raffle and silent auction - benefits Greenville County Animal Care
Greenville
Festival
Saturday
Oct

21
Beach Sweep / River Sweep
South Carolinians clean beaches, rivers, lakes, marshes and swamps
Statewide
Miscellaneous
Saturday
Oct

21
Booger Jim's Hollow
Since 2006 Booger Jim's Hollow has been a haunted attraction in the cane break of Cherokee Falls featuring the legend of Booger Jim. Only the bravest come to see this haunt!
Gaffney
Blacksburg
Holiday
Saturday
Oct

21
Cayce-West Columbia Jaycees Hall of Horrors
Venture through the halls horrors and try to escape the zombie apocalypse maze - benefits local charities
Columbia
Cayce
Holiday
Saturday
Oct

21
Chili Cook-Off
Over 30 different chilis to sample, local brews and beverages, live music, children's area, food truck rodeo
Columbia
Culinary
Saturday
Oct

21
Color 5K
Run or walk, along the way participants will be sprayed with colored powder, plus post-race festival - benefits the Callen-Lacey Center for Children
Charleston
Moncks Corner
Sports
Saturday
Oct

21
Colour of Music Festival
5-day festival includes events at various venues that highlight the impact and historical significance of black classical composers and performers on American and world culture
Charleston
Arts
Saturday
Oct

21
Deep in the Heart Celebration
Wear your boots and best western dress for a night of music, dancing, BBQ dinner, drinks, raffle, silent auction - benefits Children's Attention Home
Rock Hill
Fort Mill
Miscellaneous
Saturday
Oct

21
Euro Auto Festival
Car shows, technical sessions, driving events - benefits the Ronald McDonald House Charities
Greenville
Festival
Saturday
Oct

21
Exchange Club Ghost Tours
Take a carriage ride tour or walk through Beaufort's historic district while listening to storytellers tell haunting tales - benefits Child Abuse Prevention Association
Beaufort
Historical
Saturday
Oct

21
Fall Tours of Homes & Gardens
Different tour offered daily - visits include gardens, homes, churches, public buildings - proceeds benefit the Preservation Society of Charleston
Charleston
Historical
Saturday
Oct

21
Fear Farm
Over 8000 square feet of terror with four attractions and escape room
Gaffney
Blacksburg
Holiday
Saturday
Oct

21
Follypalooza Cancer Benefit
Live entertainment, beer garden, kids activities, local food and art vendors - benefits Folly Beach locals fighting cancer
Charleston
Folly Beach
Festival
Saturday
Oct

21
Fur Ball Moonlight Gala
Event features a cocktail reception, live and silent auctions, dinner, raffles - benefits Pawmetto Lifeline
Columbia
Gala
Saturday
Oct

21
Georgetown Wooden Boat Show
Features one of the southeast's best wooden boat exhibits, boat-building competition, kid's model boat building, food, music and more - free admission
Georgetown
Festival
Saturday
Oct

21
Gilbert House of Terror
Traditional outdoor haunt with 13 terror filled scenes - proceeds benefit four local charities
Columbia
Gilbert
Holiday
Saturday
Oct

21
Gran Fondo Hincapie
Cycling event offering 3 courses plus post race party for cyclists and non-cyclists with food, drinks and live music - portion of proceeds benefits Meals on Wheels
Greenville
Travelers Rest
Sports
Saturday
Oct

21
Greer Station Oktoberfest
Oompah bands, German cuisine and beer, local artists
Greenville
Greer
Festival
Saturday
Oct

21
Harvest Festival and Block Party
Live music, artist market, costume contests, trick-or-treat on the street, pumpkin patch, children's activities, and more
Charleston
North Charleston
Festival
Saturday
Oct

21
Historic Bluffton Arts & Seafood Festival
9-day event includes juried fine art show, live music, tours, Iron Chef competition, 5K/10K, street fest, kids' fishing tournament, fireworks
Hilton Head
Bluffton
Festival
Saturday
Oct

21
Home Harvest Festival
Pumpkin giveaway (while supplies last), face painting, inflatables, live music, local chefs' competition - donations being collected for the Heroes For Children Of Horry County
Myrtle Beach
Festival
Saturday
Oct

21
Honea Path Sugarfoot Festival
2-day event with car show, food, crafts, and entertainment suitable for the whole family
Anderson
Honea Path
Festival
Saturday
Oct

21
Horry County Community Cleanup Day
A countywide, volunteer litter cleanup day with 10 locations across Horry County and a post celebration party in Conway
Myrtle Beach
Across Horry County
Miscellaneous
Saturday
Oct

21
House of Hope Fall Festival
Music, food trucks, pumpkin and face painting, scarecrow building, bouncy houses, cross bow contest, Humane Society's pet adoption fair - benefits House of Hope
Florence
Festival
Saturday
Oct

21
Jazz Elements: The Music of Earth, Wind and Fire
Charleston Jazz Orchestra present an energetic show with dynamic sound of Earth, Wind and Fire
Charleston
Concert
Saturday
Oct

21
Komen Race for the Cure
Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation - 5K run/walk or 1-mile walk
Charleston
Daniel Island
Sports
Saturday
Oct

21
Lake Carolina Wine & Food Festival
Sample wines, spirits, hors d'oeuvres, local foods, plus live music, demonstrations - benefits Children's Charities of the Midlands
Columbia
Culinary
Saturday
Oct

21
Marine Resources Center Open House
Tour a research vessel, meet marine biologists, fisheries managers, and educators, hands-on activities for kids, educational cruises (cruises require preregistration)
Charleston
James Island
Educational
Saturday
Oct

21
Myrtle Beach Mini Marathon
2-days of racing with 5K, 1 mile Doggie Dash on Saturday and the 13.1 mile mini marathon on Sunday - benefits the Young Foundation and Grand Strand Humane Society
Myrtle Beach
Sports
Saturday
Oct

21
Night on the Sound
Cocktail hour, dinner, silent auction, and an inspiring presentation - benefits the Port Royal Sound Foundation
Beaufort
Port Royal
Miscellaneous
Saturday
Oct

21
Oktoberfest
Bavarian street festival celebrating the autumn season with live music, German food and beers, a kid zone, and more
Rock Hill
Festival
Saturday
Oct

21
Pawleys Island Festival of Music and Art
Events throughout the month includes food and wine gala, concerts, performances, art
Georgetown
Pawleys Island
Arts
Saturday
Oct

21
Ray Tanner Home Run
12K run, 5K run/walk 1-mile run, and kids' fun run plus post race party - benefits the Ray Tanner Foundation
Columbia
Sports
Saturday
Oct

21
SC Pride Festival and Parade
Parade on Main Street and festival - supporting the gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgender community
Columbia
Festival
Saturday
Oct

21
SC Yoga & Healing Arts Festival
Family event with an array of yoga and healing arts practices by practitioners from around the southeast plus live music, food and beverages
Hartsville
Miscellaneous
Saturday
Oct

21
Shine a Little Love Fest
4 days of live music - benefits the Parkinson's Disease Research Division at MUSC
Charleston
Isle of Palms
Concert
Saturday
Oct

21
South Carolina Jazz Festival
3-day event includes concerts, Bebop Parade, art, tours, kids' activities, 5K run/walk, golf tournament
Cheraw
Festival
Saturday
Oct

21
South Carolina State Fair
Midway rides and games, exhibits, live entertainment, food, livestock, exhibits
Columbia
Fair
Saturday
Oct

21
Storytelling Festival at Hagood Mill
Storytellers sharing bits about all sort of folks, funnies, cultures and places - bring lawn chairs or a blanket for seating
Clemson
Pickens
Festival
Saturday
Oct

21
TriSumter Triathlon
USAT sanctioned race with a 300 yard pool swim, 16 mile bike ride and a 5K run - individual and teams compete
Sumter
Sports
Saturday
Oct

21
Union County Fair
Carnival rides, live entertainment, midway for food and games, exhibits, livestock
Union
Fair
Saturday
Oct

21
Walk to End Alzheimer's
Open to participants of all ages and abilities - benefits the Alzheimer's Association
Columbia
Sports
Saturday
Oct

21
Western Carolina State Fair
10-day event includes midway rides, concerts, demolition derby, exhibits, petting zoo
Aiken
Fair
Saturday
Oct

21
Wines and Equines
Live music, food and wine, live and silent auctions, and more - benefits Happy Hooves therapeutic riding
Greenville
Marietta
Miscellaneous
Sunday
Oct

22
A Day to Remember Colonial Times
Reenactments, demonstrations, and living exhibits
Aiken
North Augusta
Historical
Sunday
Oct

22
Cayce-West Columbia Jaycees Hall of Horrors
Venture through the halls horrors and try to escape the zombie apocalypse maze - benefits local charities
Columbia
Cayce
Holiday
Sunday
Oct

22
Colour of Music Festival
5-day festival includes events at various venues that highlight the impact and historical significance of black classical composers and performers on American and world culture
Charleston
Arts
Sunday
Oct

22
Columbia Buddy Walk
1.5 mile walk plus bounce houses, food, games, music - celebrating the Down syndrome community
Columbia
Sports
Sunday
Oct

22
Exchange Club Ghost Tours
Take a carriage ride tour or walk through Beaufort's historic district while listening to storytellers tell haunting tales - benefits Child Abuse Prevention Association
Beaufort
Historical
Sunday
Oct

22
Fall Tours of Homes & Gardens
Different tour offered daily - visits include gardens, homes, churches, public buildings - proceeds benefit the Preservation Society of Charleston
Charleston
Historical
Sunday
Oct

22
Fear Farm
Over 8000 square feet of terror with four attractions and escape room
Gaffney
Blacksburg
Holiday
Sunday
Oct

22
Georgetown Wooden Boat Show
Features one of the southeast's best wooden boat exhibits, boat-building competition, kid's model boat building, food, music and more - free admission
Georgetown
Festival
Sunday
Oct

22
Historic Bluffton Arts & Seafood Festival
9-day event includes juried fine art show, live music, tours, Iron Chef competition, 5K/10K, street fest, kids' fishing tournament, fireworks
Hilton Head
Bluffton
Festival
Sunday
Oct

22
Myrtle Beach Mini Marathon
2-days of racing with 5K, 1 mile Doggie Dash on Saturday and the 13.1 mile mini marathon on Sunday - benefits the Young Foundation and Grand Strand Humane Society
Myrtle Beach
Sports
Sunday
Oct

22
Oktoberfest Concert
A fun, musical celebration of the autumn changes, with peppy marches, waltzes, polkas, and sundry other seasonal sounds - a Greenville Concert Band performance
Greenville
Greer
Concert
Sunday
Oct

22
Out of the Darkness Community Walk
Walk to raise awareness and funds for prevention of suicide, walk followed by refreshments, music and activities - an American Foundation for Suicide Prevention, SC Chapter event
Columbia
Miscellaneous
Sunday
Oct

22
Shine a Little Love Fest
4 days of live music - benefits the Parkinson's Disease Research Division at MUSC
Charleston
Isle of Palms
Concert
Sunday
Oct

22
South Carolina State Fair
Midway rides and games, exhibits, live entertainment, food, livestock, exhibits
Columbia
Fair
Sunday
Oct

22
Western Carolina State Fair
10-day event includes midway rides, concerts, demolition derby, exhibits, petting zoo
Aiken
Fair
Monday
Oct

23
Fall Tours of Homes & Gardens
Different tour offered daily - visits include gardens, homes, churches, public buildings - proceeds benefit the Preservation Society of Charleston
Charleston
Historical
Monday
Oct

23
Western Carolina State Fair
10-day event includes midway rides, concerts, demolition derby, exhibits, petting zoo
Aiken
Fair
Tuesday
Oct

24
Fall Tours of Homes & Gardens
Different tour offered daily - visits include gardens, homes, churches, public buildings - proceeds benefit the Preservation Society of Charleston
Charleston
Historical
Tuesday
Oct

24
Western Carolina State Fair
10-day event includes midway rides, concerts, demolition derby, exhibits, petting zoo
Aiken
Fair
Wednesday
Oct

25
Fall Tours of Homes & Gardens
Different tour offered daily - visits include gardens, homes, churches, public buildings - proceeds benefit the Preservation Society of Charleston
Charleston
Historical
Wednesday
Oct

25
Western Carolina State Fair
10-day event includes midway rides, concerts, demolition derby, exhibits, petting zoo
Aiken
Fair
Thursday
Oct

26
Cayce-West Columbia Jaycees Hall of Horrors
Venture through the halls horrors and try to escape the zombie apocalypse maze - benefits local charities
Columbia
Cayce
Holiday
Thursday
Oct

26
Coastal Carolina Fair
Live entertainment, over 60 amusement rides, exhibits, competitions
Charleston
Ladson
Fair
Thursday
Oct

26
Fall Tours of Homes & Gardens
Different tour offered daily - visits include gardens, homes, churches, public buildings - proceeds benefit the Preservation Society of Charleston
Charleston
Historical
Thursday
Oct

26
Western Carolina State Fair
10-day event includes midway rides, concerts, demolition derby, exhibits, petting zoo
Aiken
Fair
Friday
Oct

27
Booger Jim's Hollow
Since 2006 Booger Jim's Hollow has been a haunted attraction in the cane break of Cherokee Falls featuring the legend of Booger Jim. Only the bravest come to see this haunt!
Gaffney
Blacksburg
Holiday
Friday
Oct

27
Cayce-West Columbia Jaycees Hall of Horrors
Venture through the halls horrors and try to escape the zombie apocalypse maze - benefits local charities
Columbia
Cayce
Holiday
Friday
Oct

27
Coastal Carolina Fair
Live entertainment, over 60 amusement rides, exhibits, competitions
Charleston
Ladson
Fair
Friday
Oct

27
Dracula: Ballet with a Bite
Blood, fangs, and death are just a few of the things you will find in this favorite Halloween cult classic
Columbia
Arts
Friday
Oct

27
Exchange Club Ghost Tours
Take a carriage ride tour or walk through Beaufort's historic district while listening to storytellers tell haunting tales - benefits Child Abuse Prevention Association
Beaufort
Historical
Friday
Oct

27
Fall Tours of Homes & Gardens
Different tour offered daily - visits include gardens, homes, churches, public buildings - proceeds benefit the Preservation Society of Charleston
Charleston
Historical
Friday
Oct

27
Fear Farm
Over 8000 square feet of terror with four attractions and escape room
Gaffney
Blacksburg
Holiday
Friday
Oct

27
Francis Marion / Swamp Fox Symposium
2-day event about the Southern Campaign of Revolutionary War includes lectures, reception, discussions, displays
Manning
Historical
Friday
Oct

27
Gilbert House of Terror
Traditional outdoor haunt with 13 terror filled scenes - proceeds benefit four local charities
Columbia
Gilbert
Holiday
Friday
Oct

27
Haunted Hilltop Motel
Haunted motel, apartment building, trail, and restaurant building all destined to provide a great fright night. Come out and enjoy a great time with four attractions in one.
Great Falls
Holiday
Friday
Oct

27
Hilton Head Island Motoring Festival and Concours d'Elegance
10-days of vintage automobile shows and races - benefits Driving Young America
Hilton Head
Festival
Friday
Oct

27
Jack-O-Lantern Jubliee
2-day event includes live entertainment, food and arts & crafts vendors, car show, amusement rides and lots of activities for the kids
Aiken
North Augusta
Festival
Friday
Oct

27
Lodges of Hope Charity Golf Tournament
Two man golf tournament with lunch, raffles and prizes - benefits the American Cancer Society's Hope Lodge
Charleston
Summerville
Sports
Friday
Oct

27
Spirits of Hallowed Eve Dinner
Dinner, spirits, songs, stories from afar and fire in the night - benefits the Living History Park
Aiken
North Augusta
Historical
Friday
Oct

27
Trunk or Treat
Put on your costumes kids and trick or treat at decorated trunks filled with candy in the parking lot of the Robert Mills House
Columbia
Holiday
Friday
Oct

27
Western Carolina State Fair
10-day event includes midway rides, concerts, demolition derby, exhibits, petting zoo
Aiken
Fair
Friday
Oct

27
Wings of Freedom Tour
The Collings Foundation will be offering flight experiences for purchase in a B-17, B-24, B-25, and TF-51D plus walk-through tours
Greenville
Miscellaneous
Saturday
Oct

28
All Hallowed Eve Ghost Walk & Illusion Show
Walk amongst the ghosts of yesteryear in the Colonial setting of the Living History park with guided tours
Aiken
North Augusta
Holiday
Saturday
Oct

28
Booger Jim's Hollow
Since 2006 Booger Jim's Hollow has been a haunted attraction in the cane break of Cherokee Falls featuring the legend of Booger Jim. Only the bravest come to see this haunt!
Gaffney
Blacksburg
Holiday
Saturday
Oct

28
Cayce-West Columbia Jaycees Hall of Horrors
Venture through the halls horrors and try to escape the zombie apocalypse maze - benefits local charities
Columbia
Cayce
Holiday
Saturday
Oct

28
Charleston James Island Connector Run
10K run or fun bike ride plus 5K run or walk - benefits the Gavalas Kolanko Foundation to assist students with disabilities
Charleston
Sports
Saturday
Oct

28
Coastal Carolina Fair
Live entertainment, over 60 amusement rides, exhibits, competitions
Charleston
Ladson
Fair
Saturday
Oct

28
Dancing with the Carolina Stars
Ballroom dance competition that pairs leaders from the community with professional dancers, plus dinner and drinks - benefits Senior Action
Greenville
Miscellaneous
Saturday
Oct

28
Dracula: Ballet with a Bite
Blood, fangs, and death are just a few of the things you will find in this favorite Halloween cult classic
Columbia
Arts
Saturday
Oct

28
Exchange Club Ghost Tours
Take a carriage ride tour or walk through Beaufort's historic district while listening to storytellers tell haunting tales - benefits Child Abuse Prevention Association
Beaufort
Historical
Saturday
Oct

28
Fall Tours of Homes & Gardens
Different tour offered daily - visits include gardens, homes, churches, public buildings - proceeds benefit the Preservation Society of Charleston
Charleston
Historical
Saturday
Oct

28
Fear Farm
Over 8000 square feet of terror with four attractions and escape room
Gaffney
Blacksburg
Holiday
Saturday
Oct

28
Francis Marion / Swamp Fox Symposium
2-day event about the Southern Campaign of Revolutionary War includes lectures, reception, discussions, displays
Manning
Historical
Saturday
Oct

28
Fur Ball
Black and white gala with cocktails, heavy hors d'ouvres, sit down three-course dinner, wine, live entertainment - benefits Pet Helpers
Charleston
Gala
Saturday
Oct

28
Georgetown Bridge 2 Bridge Run
Half marathon, 12K, 5K run/walk, and kid's fun run through Georgetown's historic district - benefits Friendship Place
Georgetown
Sports
Saturday
Oct

28
Ghosts on the Coast
Live entertainment, food available for purchase, carnival games, lighted boat displays, costume contests - proceeds for the American Red Cross Disaster Relief
Myrtle Beach
Holiday
Saturday
Oct

28
Ghostwalk
Ghost stories, games, and enjoy delicious food - benefits school supply fund for Dorchester School Districts 2 and 4
Charleston
Summerville
Holiday
Saturday
Oct

28
Gilbert House of Terror
Traditional outdoor haunt with 13 terror filled scenes - proceeds benefit four local charities
Columbia
Gilbert
Holiday
Saturday
Oct

28
Haunted Hilltop Motel
Haunted motel, apartment building, trail, and restaurant building all destined to provide a great fright night. Come out and enjoy a great time with four attractions in one.
Great Falls
Holiday
Saturday
Oct

28
Hilton Head Island Motoring Festival and Concours d'Elegance
10-days of vintage automobile shows and races - benefits Driving Young America
Hilton Head
Festival
Saturday
Oct

28
Jack-O-Lantern Jubliee
2-day event includes live entertainment, food and arts & crafts vendors, car show, amusement rides and lots of activities for the kids
Aiken
North Augusta
Festival
Saturday
Oct

28
Pumpkin Run
5K run/walk on USATF certified course, kids fun run - benefits the YMCA
Columbia
Irmo
Sports
Saturday
Oct

28
Western Carolina State Fair
10-day event includes midway rides, concerts, demolition derby, exhibits, petting zoo
Aiken
Fair
Saturday
Oct

28
Wings of Freedom Tour
The Collings Foundation will be offering flight experiences for purchase in a B-17, B-24, B-25, and TF-51D plus walk-through tours
Greenville
Miscellaneous
Saturday
Oct

28
Zombie Fest
Family friendly events including carnival and haunted house plus adult only activities - hosted by Young Professionals of Sumter to benefit local organizations
Sumter
Holiday
Sunday
Oct

29
Booger Jim's Hollow
Since 2006 Booger Jim's Hollow has been a haunted attraction in the cane break of Cherokee Falls featuring the legend of Booger Jim. Only the bravest come to see this haunt!
Gaffney
Blacksburg
Holiday
Sunday
Oct

29
Cayce-West Columbia Jaycees Hall of Horrors
Venture through the halls horrors and try to escape the zombie apocalypse maze - benefits local charities
Columbia
Cayce
Holiday
Sunday
Oct

29
Coastal Carolina Fair
Live entertainment, over 60 amusement rides, exhibits, competitions
Charleston
Ladson
Fair
Sunday
Oct

29
Exchange Club Ghost Tours
Take a carriage ride tour or walk through Beaufort's historic district while listening to storytellers tell haunting tales - benefits Child Abuse Prevention Association
Beaufort
Historical
Sunday
Oct

29
Fall Tours of Homes & Gardens
Different tour offered daily - visits include gardens, homes, churches, public buildings - proceeds benefit the Preservation Society of Charleston
Charleston
Historical
Sunday
Oct

29
Fear Farm
Over 8000 square feet of terror with four attractions and escape room
Gaffney
Blacksburg
Holiday
Sunday
Oct

29
Gilbert House of Terror
Traditional outdoor haunt with 13 terror filled scenes - proceeds benefit four local charities
Columbia
Gilbert
Holiday
Sunday
Oct

29
Haunted Hilltop Motel
Haunted motel, apartment building, trail, and restaurant building all destined to provide a great fright night. Come out and enjoy a great time with four attractions in one.
Great Falls
Holiday
Sunday
Oct

29
Hilton Head Island Motoring Festival and Concours d'Elegance
10-days of vintage automobile shows and races - benefits Driving Young America
Hilton Head
Festival
Sunday
Oct

29
South Carolina Historical Society's Fall Tour
Explore Aiken's equestrian heritage and grand Winter Colony homes
Aiken
Historical
Sunday
Oct

29
Western Carolina State Fair
10-day event includes midway rides, concerts, demolition derby, exhibits, petting zoo
Aiken
Fair
Sunday
Oct

29
Wings of Freedom Tour
The Collings Foundation will be offering flight experiences for purchase in a B-17, B-24, B-25, and TF-51D plus walk-through tours
Greenville
Miscellaneous
Monday
Oct

30
Booger Jim's Hollow
Since 2006 Booger Jim's Hollow has been a haunted attraction in the cane break of Cherokee Falls featuring the legend of Booger Jim. Only the bravest come to see this haunt!
Gaffney
Blacksburg
Holiday
Monday
Oct

30
Coastal Carolina Fair
Live entertainment, over 60 amusement rides, exhibits, competitions
Charleston
Ladson
Fair
Monday
Oct

30
Exchange Club Ghost Tours
Take a carriage ride tour or walk through Beaufort's historic district while listening to storytellers tell haunting tales - benefits Child Abuse Prevention Association
Beaufort
Historical
Monday
Oct

30
Haunted Hilltop Motel
Haunted motel, apartment building, trail, and restaurant building all destined to provide a great fright night. Come out and enjoy a great time with four attractions in one.
Great Falls
Holiday
Monday
Oct

30
Hilton Head Island Motoring Festival and Concours d'Elegance
10-days of vintage automobile shows and races - benefits Driving Young America
Hilton Head
Festival
Tuesday
Oct

31
Boo Ha Ha
Trick or treating, live entertainment, dance party, costume contest for ages infant-12
Rock Hill
Holiday
Tuesday
Oct

31
Booger Jim's Hollow
Since 2006 Booger Jim's Hollow has been a haunted attraction in the cane break of Cherokee Falls featuring the legend of Booger Jim. Only the bravest come to see this haunt!
Gaffney
Blacksburg
Holiday
Tuesday
Oct

31
Cayce-West Columbia Jaycees Hall of Horrors
Venture through the halls horrors and try to escape the zombie apocalypse maze - benefits local charities
Columbia
Cayce
Holiday
Tuesday
Oct

31
Coastal Carolina Fair
Live entertainment, over 60 amusement rides, exhibits, competitions
Charleston
Ladson
Fair
Tuesday
Oct

31
Fear Farm
Over 8000 square feet of terror with four attractions and escape room
Gaffney
Blacksburg
Holiday
Tuesday
Oct

31
Gilbert House of Terror
Traditional outdoor haunt with 13 terror filled scenes - proceeds benefit four local charities
Columbia
Gilbert
Holiday
Tuesday
Oct

31
Hallelujah Festival
Event includes Trunk-or-Treat, games, prizes, a bounce house, and food
Columbia
Holiday
Tuesday
Oct

31
Haunted Hilltop Motel
Haunted motel, apartment building, trail, and restaurant building all destined to provide a great fright night. Come out and enjoy a great time with four attractions in one.
Great Falls
Holiday
Tuesday
Oct

31
Hilton Head Island Motoring Festival and Concours d'Elegance
10-days of vintage automobile shows and races - benefits Driving Young America
Hilton Head
Festival
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