Each May the Holy City comes alive during this premier performing arts festival. Charleston's churches, theaters, and courtyards host performances by renowned artists as well as emerging performers across the genres of opera; theater; dance; and chamber, symphonic, choral, and jazz music.
The smaller, sister festival to Spoleto, Piccolo focuses on Southeastern artists and includes visual arts exhibits, classical music, jazz, dance, theatre, poetry readings, children's activities, choral music, ethnic cultural presentations, crafts and film.
This annual four-day festival is a Caribbean Carnival celebration honoring Caribbean American Heritage Month. There will be plenty of food, fun, music, and costumes as well as education and culture throughout the weekend. Don't miss this "creative and artistic expression of Caribbean people."
Dates to Remember:
June 1st: Start of Atlantic Hurricane Season
June 18th: Father's Day
June 21st: Summer Solstice