Here’s Why You Should Visit Charleston in February

It’s no secret that Charleston boasts a unique charm during any season with the rich history, incredible architecture reminiscent of the 1800s, and scrumptious eats. However, there can be advantages to traveling outside of peak season. Each summer, millions flock to the Lowcountry city in the hopes of getting a taste of all there is to offer. But winter offers its own experiences that are surely worthwhile. In addition to the obvious festivities that take place in celebration of Valentine’s Day, here are four reasons why everyone should plan a trip to Charleston in February.  

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4 Reasons to Explore Charleston in February 

Experience More, Pay Less 

Because February is outside of Charleston’s busiest season, visitors will find lower vacation villa rates that allow them to stay longer and pay less for the overall experience. That means indulging in more of what Charleston has to offer while only paying a fraction of what you might have to during the summer months. It’s truly a win, win! 

Fewer Crowds  

Traveling to Charleston in February is a great way to enjoy the same Charleston offerings while bypassing the high volume of travelers seen during peak season. There are undeniable advantages to enjoying the city without the hassle of crowded restaurants, long lines, and other tourists. We know you’ll appreciate the ease of making reservations at your favorite restaurants, finding a quiet spot on the beach for a picnic, and visiting your top bucket list items! You’ll be able to create the Charleston itinerary that you truly want without the limitations of other travelers in the area.  

Mild Temperatures 

The sweltering temperatures of Charleston summer often hinder travelers’ ability to fully enjoy their stay. The Holy City is one that appreciates the outdoors, and, with the city’s mild winter climate, you’ll find more comfortable temperatures to enjoy your stay. Even on colder days, there’s still plenty of wonderful activities to enjoy during your time here. 

Exciting Festivities 

There’s always something going on around the city! From live music and festivals in Marion Square to special events and festivities, February has a myriad of happenings to excite any traveler. February in Charleston boasts some of the locals’ favorite events of the year, including the Southeastern Wildlife Expo and Folly Beach’s Save the Light Half-Marathon. We know you won’t want to miss out!  

*Check the event websites for information regarding changes and regulations surrounding COVID-19. 

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