Gray Line of Charleston - BLOG
One of the oldest and largest sightseeing companies in the world, Gray Line is an international association of operators with more than 100 years of experience in the tourism industry. A trusted name in travel, Gray Line of Charleston provides informative, entertaining mini- bus tours of Charleston’s historic district daily to visitors from around the globe. Gray Line of Charleston will happily arrange private bus tours of the city during daylight hours, with special pick-up and drop-off locations. Just call ahead to friendly Reservationists to customize your door-to-door service and tour (restrictions do apply).
Learn about historic Charleston, SC and see this Port City up close and personal, via Gray Line Charleston. Gray Line City Tours depart every 30 minutes from 9:30am until 3:30pm from the Charleston Visitors Center located at 375 Meeting Street. Parking directly adjacent.
Several types of COMBO Tour Tickets are available. Examples ~ Charleston City Tour + Charleston Museum. Charleston City Tour + Charleston Mansion. Charleston City Tour + Fort Sumter Boat Tour, to name just a few. Take advantage of COMBO Savings and enjoy 2 top-notch Tours by 2 expert area Tour Operators. Leaving your Charleston visit in the hands of the experts will make for great memories!
Booking online is easy at [email protected] or call 843- 722-4444.
Gray Line can help you seamlessly arrive at any of the Fun & Festive Fall, September 2015 Events and Festivals in and around the Lowcountry!
Historic Charleston, South Carolina Theatre!
The Black Fedora Comedy Mystery Theatre ~ Heist, Heist Baby ~ A Priest, a Rabbi, and a Clown Walk into a Bank ...09/03, 09/06, 09/10, 09/17, 09/26/2015
For: Adults out on the town (and away from the kids). Rated: PG (Contains humor and innuendo perhaps inappropriate for pre-teens). Little is as it seems in this corny comic stage caper. Your challenge will be in keeping up with the number of criminals, corpses, and volunteer audience cast members willing to take a crack at the craziest characters yet to come out of the theatre where the audience is the star. Play a part yourself or just sit back and try to crack the case of what's really going down before the gig is up in Heist, Heist Baby at the Black Fedora Comedy Mystery Theatre! 164 Church Street, Charleston, SC. 8:00pm. https://www.charlestonmysteries.com/heist.php
Black Fedora Comedy Mystery Theatre ~ 09/06, 09/08, 09/15, 09/20, 09/25, & 09/29/2015
Sherlock Holmes and the Charleston History Mystery
Join Sherlock Holmes for an Historical Tour for the lazy in-spirit – without ever leaving your Theatre seat you can explore Charleston’s past, present and otherworldly crime fighting minds. You can choose to volunteer and actually play a Victim, Villain or Vile Vision in The Case of Sherlock Holmes and the Charleston History Mystery! $23 Adults, $22 College/Military, $15 Children, 12 & Under, FREE. charlestonmysteries.com
Black Fedora Comedy Mystery Theatre ~ 09/02, 09/04, 09/12, 09/18 & 09/22/2015
Inspector NoClues Murder Mystery ~ A Classic Comic Whodunit
None gathered to witness the reading of Mr. Body’s Will, had a clue they could come under suspicion of his murder! The real murderer would never have guessed The Man in the Black Fedora would be in the house. A redneck butler, gold-digging maid, tie-dyed dude, a man who is one part Bogart, one part Homes and two parts Clouseau….can he hope to deduce Whodunit before Whodusit again? charlestonmysteries.com
Church Street Daughters of the Late Unpleasantness Garden, Gun & Gin Club Mystery ~ 09/01, 09/05, 09/11, 09/13, 09/19, 09/24 & 09/27/2015
The Black Fedora Comedy Mystery Theatre
The Church Street Daughters of the Late Unpleasantness have held their monthly Garden, Gun & Gin Club since back when such decent ladies knew their place in society, before miniskirts, meter maids, and men wearing shorts ruined everything. Until this new sort of female up and invited herself, the crème of Charleston’s ladies hadn't ever had to dirty their white gloves with something so revoltingly common as a … murder! charlestonmysteries.com
Dock Street Theatre ~ The Producers ~ 09/01 - 09/20/2015
A New Mel Brooks Musical
Mel Brooks, winner of 12 Tony Awards (more than any other musical comedy in history)—provides a hilarious follow-up to last season's Young Frankenstein. Max and Leo are back with their hair-brained scheme to make a fortune by deliberately mounting a Broadway flop. The tables are turned when their outrageous "Springtime for Hitler" becomes a hit. One of the funniest musical comedies ever. This musical contains adult language and situations and may not be appropriate for all ages. Evenings 7:30pm. Matinees: Sept. 20 Sun 3:00pm. Monday – Friday, 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm. (Non show weeks). Monday – Saturday, 1:00 pm - Curtain (Show weeks).The box office opens one hour before every Sunday matinee performance. Will Call opens one hour before showtime and closes 15 minutes after the start of every performance. Prices: Adults $52.00 - $67.00, Seniors (60+) $50.00 - $67.00, Students (25 and under) and Active Military $27.00 - $67.00. Age Suitability: Teens on up. http://www.charlestonstage.com/dock-street-theatre.html
Groovy Kinda Love ~ 34 West Theatre Company ~ 09/01 – 09/27/2015
A small town flips when a mod rockster helps a shy outcast find her groove. This new musical-comedy features 1960’s tunes from Motown to the Beach Boys, and everything in-between. “These guys were amazing. The show was wonderfully written and so hilarious.” - Waterbury, Connecticut. A menu of champagne cocktails, wine, craft beers, sodas and savory snacks are available. $25, discounts given to groups of 8 or more. Seating is first come first serve. All tickets held at the Box Office. For tickets www.34west.org
North Charleston Area
Rockin’ the River Concert Series ~ Riverfront Park ~ North Charleston ~ 09/03/2015
Enjoy entertainment by Plane Jane at the Rockin' on the River FREE summer concert series at Riverfront Park in North Charleston for great music, food and drinks. Food trucks will be on site and ICEBOX is proud to serve you at the beer and wine garden. Admission and parking are FREE. Gates open at 5:30 pm, with music from 6:30 - 9:30 pm. http://www.northcharleston.org/Events/Rockin-the-River-Concert-Series-%E2%80%93-Plane-Jane.aspx
7th Annual Greater Charleston Lowcountry Jazz Festival
North Charleston Performing Arts Center ~ 09/03 – 09/06/2015
The 2015 Lowcountry Jazz Festival features so many award-winning, genre-crossing jazz-soul-R&B-pop artists that organizers had to add an extra day to the schedule. Jazz superstars Marcus Miller, Richard Elliot, Jonathan Butler and Gerald Albright will headline the 2015 Greater Charleston Lowcountry Jazz Festival on Labor Day Weekend. Other artists for this year’s festival include Pieces of a Dream, Euge Groove, Sax Pack, Charlton Singleton and the Smooth Jazz Orchestra, BK Jackson, Mike Phillips & Karen Briggs, and Jose Valentino Ruiz. Additional Artists will be announced as they are confirmed. http://www.lowcountryjazzfest.com/
North Charleston Pops! ~ North Charleston Performing Arts Center ~ 09/12/2015
Come save your seat at 1 or all of the 4 POPS Concerts taking place this season. The season includes salutes to John Williams, Lowcountry music, 70s rhythm & blues, and James Bond movies. Live: John Williams Extravaganza. www.NorthCharlestonColiseumPAC.com
6th Annual Lieutenant Dan Weekend ~ 09/18 & 09/19/2015
North Charleston Convention Center
The Lt. Dan Weekend will feature a number of events designed to support and honor our nation’s severely wounded service members and their families and caregivers. Events include a concert featuring Koa, Jonny Lang, Gary Sinise and his Lt. Dan Band. The weekend will also host an Independence Bike Ride that will enable severely wounded service members to participate using adaptive mobility cycles and an evening of dining and entertainment at the North Charleston Convention Center. The two day event will commence with a VIP dinner featuring celebrities and other guests of honor to be announced on September 18th at 4:30 PM followed by a concert featuring Gary Sinise and the Lt. Dan Band at 8:30 PM at the North Charleston Coliseum and Performing Arts Center. The event is FREE for the public, however the Independence Fund has asked for participants to donate to the event or to sponsor the participation of a veteran in the event. The Independence Fund sponsors the entire Lt. Dan Weekend experience for Veterans and Caregivers including travel, hotels, meals free of charge. To make donations online go to www.ldw6.org
Dinner Theatre ~ Last Will & Testament ~ 09/18/2015
Charleston Area Convention Center Ballroom
Jonas Carmody, President and Founder of Carmody Oil, is dead of natural causes at the age of 78, leaving an estate valued in excess of $30 million. The heirs apparent are in for a big surprise when they gather together with his friends and business associates for a memorial dinner in his honor. Unbeknownst to his eccentric family, a surprise reading of the will is on the menu, and murder is certain to be a la mode! In this hilarious mystery/comedy presented by The Crabpot Players, author Lisa Patrick-Wilkinson brings to life a host of colorful characters and interactive fun. Audience members are encouraged to come in Texas attire, and will team up with the detective to crack clues, obtain evidence, and ultimately help solve the crime committed before their very eyes! Menu includes pan-fried buttermilk chicken with sweet & tasso velouté. Catered by Embassy Suites. Tickets: $40 each, group discounts available. $15 for play only. Doors open for dinner at 7:00pm. http://www.northcharleston.org/Residents/Arts-and-Culture/Performances/Dinner-Theatre-Series.aspx
North Charleston City Hall Exhibit ~ Slave Dwelling Project ~ 09/01-09/30/2015
This special exhibition is organized in conjunction with the 2nd Annual Slave Dwelling Project Conference, whose mission is to convene attendees from around the United States and abroad to exchange ideas, resources, and share perspectives and solutions for preserving extant African American slave dwellings for future generations. Numerous talented, featured Artists. http://www.northcharleston.org/Residents/Arts-and-Culture/Exhibitions/City-Hall-Exhibits.aspx