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Halloween in Charleston


Getting into the spooky spirit is not hard to do in the Holy City, which enjoys a particularly haunted history. If you’re looking for a wicked good time this Halloween, check out these five hot spots that are downright chilling:


Charleston Ghost Tours by Bulldog Tours

Bulldog Tours is Charleston’s best walking tour company, offering exclusive access to many of the city’s most infamous and haunted sites. You can find a list and description of all the haunted tours they offer on their website. Honestly, you can’t go wrong with any of them. Click here for more information.










(Photo: Bull Dog Tours website)



Boone Hall Fright Nights

Known for its beauty and timeless appeal, all four attractions at Boone Hall at this time of year —The Farmhouse, The Clearing, The Corn and The Woods — are designed to satisfy the need for a good scare. Even the seasonally on point website can give you goosebumps! Click here for more information.









(Photo: Boone Hall Fright Nights Facebook)


USS Yorktown Ghost Tour

Come aboard the famous “Fighting Lady” for an exclusive guided walking ghost tour that explores the unexplained mysteries of the historic ship docked in Charleston Harbor. Click here for more information.











(Photo: USS Yorktown Facebook)


Night of the Crawling Dead by

This Halloween bar crawl promises to drag all the creeps and ghouls through Charleston’s greatest haunts, stopping at bars and pubs for a howling good time that’s cover-free and overflowing with drink specials. Click here for more information.










(Photo: Bar Crawls Facebook)


Trick or Treat in the Park

The City of Charleston Recreation Department is hosting its annual Trick or Treat in the Park near the lagoon area at the Hampton Park. Local businesses, city departments and organizations will show off their most magical car-decorating skills and give away candy. The kiddies will also be enchanted by the hay rides, jump castles, live music, games, arts and crafts and more. Click here for more information.








(Photo: City of Charleston Facebook)



Taste Homegrown Flavors at the 13th Annual Charleston Wine + Food Festival

Photo by Andrew Cebulka courtesy of Charleston Wine + Food

The most delicious time of year in the Lowcountry is here. From February 28 through March 4, the Charleston Wine + Food Festival will bring a bevvy of epicurean events at various locations throughout Charleston.

Photo by Andrew Cebulka courtesy of Charleston Wine + Food

Now celebrating its 13th year, the annual festival brings together an exciting blend of top chefs, winemakers, authors, storytellers, artisans and food enthusiasts from around the globe. The five-day festival consists of over 100 events, including The Garden of Good + Regal 82 Queen and the already-sold-out Signature Dinner at McCrady’s — two of this year’s most sought after events. The anchor of the festival is The Culinary Village, which takes place in Marion Square Friday through Sunday.

Photo by Marie Rodriguez courtesy of Charleston Wine + Food

Ranked as one of the nation’s most alluring food city’s, it’s no secret that some of the world’s most celebrated chefs call Charleston home. Want to sample their homegrown flavors? Purchase tickets to this year’s Charleston Wine + Food Festival events at visit