Charleston is known for hot summers and mild winters, but what about the Fall? Good news, it’s one of the best times to visit our area! September weather in Charleston is defined by sunny, warm days with temperatures in the mid-70s and crisp, clear nights averaging in the low 60s. This means the possibilities are endless for indoor and outdoor fun! No need for layering up here; you’ll be comfy and cool. Now that you have your wardrobe ready, it’s time to find your new favorite activities. Take a look at our Destination Guide for our top sights and sees. This guide is your key to a fun-filled Fall!
Top Four Spectacular Fall attractions in Charleston
Greater Charleston Lowcountry Jazz Festival
If you love music, attending the Lowcountry Jazz Festival is the perfect way to spend the weekend. During Labor Day weekend, this two-day festival celebrates the Charleston jazz scene and even supports the community! The show is put on by Closing the Gap in Health Care, Inc; a non-profit organization focused on decreasing health disparities and increasing health literacy on a local, state, and national level. Come out and enjoy the music while also impacting the community!
Charleston Restaurant Week
This event is sure to please the foodies out there! Charleston Restaurant Week is your time to experience Lowcountry cuisine and immerse yourself in the local culture. The event runs from September 8-18, and various restaurants participate, so this is perfect for any occasion! Bring friends for a culinary experience you won’t forget, or bring your special someone for a romantic escape. There are so many ways to enjoy this festival!
Art lovers unite! This event truly highlights Charleston’s culture and creativity. Held on the first Friday of every month, our city’s ArtWalk has many art galleries to enjoy. Explore the work of artists with different skills and specialties. Paintings, photographs, sculptures, and so much more! When attending this event, art walkers are welcome to enjoy complimentary wine and snacks provided by the galleries as you peruse the awe-inspiring pieces!
MOJA Arts Festival
If you’re visiting Charleston in late September, the MOJA Arts Festival is another wonderful way to celebrate the art scene. This event highlights African American and Caribbean people’s important role in our shared culture. The artforms vary from visual art, dance, music, cuisine, and much more. Spend an afternoon enjoying local artists and learning more about what makes our community so special!
Enjoy the cool breeze on the porch of your Charleston Coast Vacations Home
September in Charleston is a magical time. The temperatures are cooling down, but the city’s hospitality is as warm as ever! Attend a jazz performance, try a new restaurant, meet our local artists, and learn about our community. During your visit, stay with us at one of our properties and experience our area. When you retreat to Charleston this September, you might just fall in love!