North Charleston Arts Festival May 1-9 2015

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The annual North Charleston Arts Festival is just one month away! The 9-day celebration is now in its 33rd year, and has become one of the most comprehensive arts festivals in South Carolina, drawing a crowd of thousands to experience the talents of national, regional, and local artists and performers through dance, music, theatre, visual arts, crafts, photography, media arts, and literature.

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FEATURED ROAD TRIP: The Upstate Heritage Quilt Trail

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For centuries, quilting has been preserving sacred family history through needle and thread. The Upstate Heritage Quilt Trail brings these traditional patterns to life by showcasing painted quilt panels on key locations throughout South Carolina, ultimately weaving together the past and present to create an intriguing road trip for art and history lovers alike.

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Brookgreen Gardens: An Outdoor Classroom

Published by: SCNHC     Categories: The Civil WarThe ArtsSC Great OutdoorsDay TripsColonial HistoryAfrican American History

Brookgreen Gardens is famous for its expansive gardens and impressive sculpture collection (it is America’s first sculpture garden after all). But looking at Brookgreen as an outdoor classroom opens up a whole new world of possibilities. This place beats any textbook out there when it comes to the nature and history unique to this region of South Carolina. Here are a few excursions that offer a deeper look into the whole story of Brookgreen Gardens:

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North Charleston Arts Festival

Published by: SCNHC     Categories: Unique EventsThe Arts

THE FESTIVAL:

It’s time for the North Charleston Arts Festival! The annual nine-day event highlights national, regional and local artists and performers in the areas of Dance, Music, Theater, Visual Arts, Crafts, Photography, Media Arts and Literature. In other words, there is something for every type of art lover.

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