Our Traveling Ink team had the pleasure of attending the Cork Shuckin’ Festival at the Irvin House Vineyards and Firefly Distillery on Saturday, February 8th. The weather was good, the music was great, and the food was impeccable. 

Wednesday, 08 May 2013 01:21

Blues and BBQ Cruises


Dates: Multiple - Check with Charleston Harbor Tours for availability

Location: Charleston Harbor departing from the Charleston Maritime Center

Time: 7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.

Cost: $42.95 per person (Cash Bar) 

Click here to learn more.


Published in Unpublished
Wednesday, 17 April 2013 11:37

East Coast Paddlesports & Outdoor Festival


Date: April 11th-13th

Time: Events 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Friday-Sunday with concerts at 7:00 p.m. Friday and 6:00 p.m. Saturday

Location: James Island County Park (871 Riverland Drive, Charleston, SC 29412)

Cost: $1 or a Gold Pass gets you into the park to check out the exhibits. Once inside, $10 buys a "Try It" pass to test out kayaks, SUPs, canoes, bikes, disk golf, climbing and more.


Published in Unpublished
Monday, 08 April 2013 16:31

Shaggin' on the Cooper


Live music from local favorite bands will set the stage for summer as folks gather to dance at the Mt. Pleasant Pier. Come enjoy the warm night air with the Cooper River Bridge as a beautiful backdrop for a fun evening.


Published in Music and Dancing
Monday, 08 April 2013 16:30

Moonlight Mixers


Join friends out on Folly Pier for Friday night swing dancing under the stars. Music and dancing under the stars create the perfect summer night atmosphere.


Published in Music and Dancing
Monday, 08 April 2013 02:19

The Sound of Charleston


The Sound of Charleston will take guests on a journey through the musical history and heritage of the Lowcountry. Visitors will enjoy the sounds that have defined Charleston's musical legacy including gospel, music from the Civil War, jazz, light classics, and excerpts from one of Charleston's more well known composers, Gershwin. A concert host gives guests a running narrative on the history of the featured pieces as the performance is presented.


Published in Music & The Arts


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Palmetto Carriage Testimony

Without a doubt, the best memory of our trip!!! Our driver had so much personality and kept us all in stitches while providing fantastic historical information about our route. He was friendly, approachable, and very knowledgeable. We will book a carriage tour again on our next trip.   

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