Local Events For Everyone – This Fall and Year Round!

September 21, 2015

From outdoor concerts and 5K races to festivals of all kinds, Charleston offers a packed lineup of fun activities and events each year. For a glimpse of some of Charleston’s best annual events, enjoy the video below:

Year round, Daniel Island is home to many of these great local events. Here’s our suggestion for five not-to-miss events on Daniel Island to enjoy this fall:

Oktoberfest at Blackbaud Stadium
Sunday, October 4
The Lowcountry’s oldest and most beloved Oktoberfest celebration returns to Daniel Island’s MUSC Health Stadium for a 12th consecutive year with another memorable day featuring seasonal beer, German music and great food food.There will also be games, outdoor activities for children, dancing under the big festival tent, field-day contests and more. www.charlestonbattery.com

Family Circle Outdoor Concerts: Third Eye Blind
Friday, October 9
The Family Circle Tennis Center on Daniel Island is a spectacular place to take in a concert, especially on a beautiful fall evening. National recording act Third Eye Blind is the latest band to take the stage. The show starts at 8:00 pm. Purchase tickets in advance here.

Komen Lowcountry Race for the Cure
Saturday, October 17
Each year, thousands descend upon the streets of Daniel Island to support the Susan G. Komen For the Cure’s mission of eradicating breast cancer through advancing research, education, screening and treatment. Through events like the Komen Lowcountry Race for the Cure, the foundation has invested millions of dollars in local breast health and breast cancer awareness projects. www.komenlowcountry.org

Daniel Island Harvest Tour of Homes
Saturday, October 24
The eighth annual Harvest Tour of Homes will showcase four incredible private homes on Daniel Island to raise funding and support for the Daniel Island Library. Tour the homes from 1-4pm. Advance tickets are available; visit www.harvesthometour.com for details.

Park Day on Daniel Island
Saturday, November 14 | 11:00 AM – 4:00 PM
A fall tradition in Charleston, Daniel Island’s Park Day is an entertaining day of events, games, food and live music for the entire family. This popular festival has evolved into one of Charleston’s broadest scope charitable events, raising money and awareness for an assortment of area non-profit organizations. This year, the event returns to its original location at Children’s Park overlooking the Wando River from 11:00 am to 4:00 pm. www.danielislandparkday.com