Fall officially starts on September 22, 2022, and some may say it is the nicest season in Charleston. The weather begins to cool down, the holidays slowly approach, and festive fall events are in full swing. Sometimes it’s hard to choose which events to attend, but Charleston Guru has you covered. Here is Charleston Guru’s guide to the top 10 fun fall events in chronological order.
10 Fun Fall Events in Charleston
September 15, 2022, October 13, 2022, November 7, 2022
Starlight Yoga, a popular yoga event, will take place on select dates from September to November at various locations throughout Charleston. Guests can expect a flowing yoga class, live music, and a special glow-in-the-dark prize. Tickets are $10 in advance and $12 day of the event.
The Boone Hall Pumpkin Patch
September 30, 2022 – October 20, 2022
The Boone Hall Pumpkin Patch is open on select dates from Friday, September 30, 2022, through Sunday, October 30, 2022. Guests can expect a Family Friendly Halloween Tractor Tour, a petting zoo, a giant eight-acre corn maze, and a variety of pumpkins to pick. Tickets are $15 and children 2 and under get free admission.
Rusty Bull Oktoberfest
October 1, 2022
Rusty Bull Oktoberfest is Saturday, October 1, 2022, from 4:00pm to 10:00pm at Rusty Bull Brewing Company. Guests can expect live music, a custom food menu, and a stein-hoisting competition. The competition costs $10 to participate in and will start at 6:00pm. The winner will win $100 in Rusty Bull Beer Bucks. This event is free to attend and all attendees must be 21 and over.
October 1, 2022
Biergarten Oktoberfest is Saturday, October 1, 2022, from 11:00am to 8:00pm at Bay Street Biergarten. This event will feature games, live music, a bounce castle for kids, and a limited edition beer in collaboration with Holy City Brewing. There will also be a stein-hoisting competition taking place at 3:00pm. Admission is free and open to all ages.
Wine Down Wednesday
October 5-19, 2022
Wine Down Wednesday offers attendees the chance to explore Old Towne Creek County Park while enjoying wine, food truck cuisine, and live music. Tickets include wine, a commemorative wine glass, and admission. Food is available for purchase. Tickets are $20 in advance and $25 at the gate. Admission is free for anyone not drinking or under the age of 21.
Latin American Festival
October 9, 2022
The annual Latin American Festival is Sunday, October 9, 2022, from noon to 5:00pm at Wannamaker Park. Guests can expect a celebration of Latin and Caribbean cultures through dancing, live music, artwork, crafts, and authentic cuisine. Ticket prices vary from free to $10. This event is open to all ages.
Toast Under the Oaks
October 13, 2022
Toast Under the Oaks is Thursday, October 13, 2022, from 5:00pm to 7:00pm at Johns Island County Park. This event will feature food trucks, cocktails, and live music under the beautiful oaks of Johns Island County Park. Guests must be 21 and over to register and those under 21 require a paid chaperone. Tickets include wine and beer and the cost is $20 in advance and $25 day of.
October 23, 2022
The annual Fall Festival is Sunday, October 23, 2022, from 10:00am to 2:00pm at Holy City Brewing. Guests can expect activities, games, a vendor market, a locally-curated silent auction, a make-your-own caramel apple station, live music, and more. This event is free admission and open to all ages.
November 5, 2022
The annual Harvest Festival is Saturday, November 5, 2022, from 11:00am to 5:00pm at Johns Island County Park. This event will feature local bluegrass bands, pumpkin decorating, archery, craft vendors, and food like barbecue and kettle corn. Tickets are $10, guests under 12 and Gold Pass Members are free.
Southeast Fall Crab Feast
November 12, 2022
The Southeast Fall Crab Feast is Saturday, November 12, 2022, at Wannamaker Park. This family-friendly event will feature all-you-can-eat fresh blue crabs, delicious fish and chips, live music, and more. Ticket prices vary from $17.50 – $38. There are two specific time slots for this event when purchasing tickets: noon and 3:00pm. All ages are welcome.