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Discover exciting local events, read about Charleston’s best attractions, and stay up to date on news from each of the Charming Inns’® properties with our monthly blogs.

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Things To Do In Charleston This Fall

When summer falls into Autumn in Charleston, it’s truly a beautiful sight. Shades of fall take over the Holy City and the nights become longer.

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The Ultimate Charleston Bachelorette Party Itinerary

Plan the perfect pre-wedding getaway in the South's favorite city. 

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The Scoop on Celebrating the 4th of July in Charleston

We are convinced there is no better place to celebrate the 4th of July than Charleston, SC.

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Multigenerational Guide To Charleston

The best kind of vacations are the ones that include the whole extended family, especially if you are visiting the Holy City.

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The Perfect Honeymoon Guide to Charleston

Newlyweds look no further, the city of Charleston is the perfect pit stop on the route to the rest of your life.

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The Best Beaches in Charleston

Sunny days are coming yet again, start planning your beach day excursions with this local guide. 

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Dog-Friendly Guide to Charleston

Charleston is a city best seen by walking and bringing your dog along will make it even more enjoyable.

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Easter Weekend in the Holy City

Easter in Charleston is arguably one of the best times to visit the Holy City

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Top 7 Farmers Markets in Charleston

Whether you are a local of Charleston, or just visiting for the first time, Charleston’s Farmers Markets are not to be missed.

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Top 10 Spring Festivals and Events in Charleston

Whether you are traveling for the water, sunshine or unique festivals, we know Charleston is always a good idea.

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Valentine's Day the Galentine's Way

Valentine’s Day is all about love, but it doesn’t just have to be romantic. This month, grab your best gal pals and spend the holiday Galentine’s style.

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Indoor Guide to Exploring Charleston

While Charleston is famously known for its cobblestone streets and antebellum houses that line them, some of the Charleston’s hidden spots can be found indoors. 

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Jazz Up January with Exciting Entertainment

Get into the groove of the New Year with a few laughs, great tunes, maybe a few tears, and an entertainment-fueled night.

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12 Days of Christmas

Kitchen 208 is a member of the Charming Inns family, located next door the Kings Courtyard Inn and Fulton Lane Inn. This southern home-style restaurant serves Breakfast, Lunch, and Brunch from 7 A.M to 3 P.M. 

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Savor the Flavors of the Season

From sweets to everything savory, ‘tis the season for overindulging in culinary sensations. Charleston’s restaurants know how to celebrate the holidays in style and all-inclusive fashion, so you can sit back and simply indulge.

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Holiday Progressive Dinner 2018

A much-beloved holiday tradition is back this December.

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Satisfy the Seasonal Sweet Tooth

Turkey and stuffing are the iconic elements of the Thanksgiving dinner. Once they’re gone and packed away, though, it’s the dessert that we manage to make room for. Stop into these shops to satisfy that sweet tooth.

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Things to do in Charleston for Thanksgiving

Make new family traditions with this ultimate itinerary for spending Thanksgiving in Charleston.

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A Treasure Hunt Through History

At nearly 400 years old, Charleston is a city ripe with tidbits of days past, living landmarks and remnants of history’s highlights. Discover the treasures for yourself with a deep dive into the city’s antiquing scene.

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Sample the Holy City's Best Brews

Don’t hide from the heat, temper summer’s temperatures at one of Charleston’s taprooms.

With a “brewery district” forming in the south, you should certainly take craft brews seriously in the Holy City.

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Circa 1886's Charleston Restaurant Week Menu

Check Out Our 2018 Restaurant Week Menu!

Circa 1886 is thrilled to be participating in the 11-day celebration that is Charleston's Restaurant Week! Join us September 5 through September 15 and enjoy our special Charleston Restaurant Week menu. 

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5 Ways to Cool Off in The Holy City

Stay cool this summer with these top 5 activities—AC guaranteed!

While everyone loves to shop on King Street or have a lunch picnic at Charleston Waterfront Park, we also enjoy indoor attractions and activities that keep us cool. Stay cool this summer with these top 5 activities—AC guaranteed!

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Top 5 Views from Charming Inns

Sit back and enjoy a few of our favorite views from Charming Inns.

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Savor the Season at Charleston’s Farmers Markets

It’s summer, and one of our favorite reasons to love the season is the fresh food and fun events at some of our local farmer’s markets.

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