Visiting your Southern family members or making a special trek to the Charleston this Thanksgiving? Our hotels located in the heart of Charleston are offering special Thanksgiving rates and packages. Hotel amenities include complimentary breakfast each day, an afternoon wine and cheese reception, free wireless internet and a 24-hour concierge.
The Kings Courtyard Inn on lower King Street offers a true Charleston feel. Its open, airy layout and communal courtyards make it a perfect hotel for group travel. Grab a room at this historic inn with a Thanksgiving rate from $185/night. Call 800-845-6119 to book.
There is of course, no shortage of Thanksgiving Weekend events in Charleston. Between a 5k Turkey Trot run/walk, incredible Thanksgiving Dinner specials at some of Charleston’s best restaurants and Christmas shopping along King Street, your itinerary will be as full as your belly:
Burn off that turkey (and stuffing, and pie, and casserole…)
Lace up your sneakers for Charleston’s annual Turkey Trot! The 5k run/walk takes place on Thanksgiving morning and winds through the most beautiful streets of downtown Charleston.
Rev Up Your Thanksgiving Day Appetite
Before the big day, stop by Kitchen 208 for Thanksgiving morning breakfast. Get a quick coffee and pastry or soak up the early morning sun on the patio. Cheddar grits, okra n’ tomatoes, candied bacon – Kitchen 208′s breakfast menu treats you to a true taste of Charleston cuisine. Kitchen 208 is open for breakfast on Thanksgiving morning starting at 7am.
The restaurant will reopen for breakfast and lunch on Friday and host a delicious weekend brunch on Saturday and Sunday from 7am-3pm.
Some of Charleston’s finest restaurants are open for Thanksgiving dinner. OpenTable has an exhaustive list of restaurants offering special Thanksgiving menus. Take a peek and make your dinner reservations.
Black Friday and Small Business Saturday on King Street
Keep those Christmas lists on hand and stroll down King Street to take advantage of Black Friday shopping specials. Dodge the crowds and support Charleston’s many locally owned shops during Shop Local Saturday.
Jump right into the Christmas season
One of Charleston’s most beloved Christmas events, Progressive Dinner, begins on Friday evening, November 29th. Progressive diners are transported to three locations in downtown Charleston by horse and carriage. Each location serves a different course. Start with spiked egg nog and cider alongside sweet and savory finger foods at the Kings Courtyard Inn. After this excursion, guests enjoy a three-course dinner at fine dining restaurant Circa 1886 and conclude with coffee and dessert at the 250-year-old John Rutledge House Inn. Seats are $95/person. Don’t miss out – make your Progressive Dinner reservation today!