Charleston Area Events and Festivals
Discover a world of possibilities all in one place - Charleston, South Carolina.
Blessing of the Fleet and Seafood Festival
Held at Mount Pleasant Waterfront Park from 11:30 a.m.-6 p.m., the event includes an arts and crafts show featuring over 40 exhibitors, a display by the Mount Pleasant Artists Guild and various marine, maritime history and wildlife exhibits. This is a unique festival that gives visitors to the area an insight into the local shrimping industry. This traditional blessing includes two local clergymen who bless each individual boat as it passes the harbor. For more information, call
843.884.8517 or visit townofmountpleasant.com.