South Carolina has the unique ability to provide a well-rounded community complete with plenty of adventurous activities, performing and visual arts, regularly occurring festivals, fun events, local organizations, and family friendly venues. Finding a home and a place in a community is more than just work, education, and a house. Having a good time and enjoying life is a part of it too!



South Carolinians are big sports fans! The state boasts of nearly a dozen NCAA conferences represented, most notably the SEC and ACC. Schools including Clemson University, the University of South Carolina and Coastal Carolina have earned national championship honors in football, basketball and baseball.

South Carolina is the outdoor lover’s paradise. You can enjoy both beautiful beaches and scenic mountains, only a few hours drive apart. Watch the sun rise while hiking in the Blue Ridge Mountains and relax over dinner on Isle of Palms. With a vast variety of parks, hiking trails, rivers, lakes and golf courses, the state will keep your energy high and spirit refreshed!



Whether you catch a broadway play or symphony orchestra concert at the Peace Center or enjoy a dance or jazz concert at the Spoleto Festival, you’ll find nearly limitless opportunities to soak in the arts. Experience a part of South Carolina’s military history by touring the WWII aircraft carrier, the USS Yorktown. Stroll galleries featuring a wide variety of international media throughout the Columbia Museum of Art.

Because South Carolina attracts individuals from across the globe, you’ll find many of those cultural influences displayed in our arts community. In South Carolina, the arts lover will find ballet, jazz, modern dance, opera, theater and many other beautiful displays of creativity!

Festivals & Events

Sometimes it’s nice to just kick back and enjoy the scenery and South Carolina’s local events are just the place to do that! With spectacular outdoor views and unique venues, we have the perfect setup to provide top notch festivals and events for South Carolina visitors and residents alike. Here are some of the featured events happening soon!


Non-Profits and Community Organizations

Here, Southern hospitality runs deep. South Carolinians care for each other, our fellow American citizens, and people in need across the globe. The state is home to thousands of nonprofit organizations committed to making life better for those they serve. Whatever your cause is close to your heart, you can find an organization to serve side-by-side with you.


Family Friendly Activities

Spending quality time with your entire family is important and sometimes it’s difficult to find the perfect place to make that happen. South Carolina has many options for you and your loved ones to participate in an exciting local activity together. Here are some of the best family-friendly hotspots in the state.