This new year isn’t just the start of another year; it’s the start of a whole new decade! If you’re looking for a special way to welcome in something new, you’ll find plenty of celebrations to do just that here in the Charleston area. Here are five Charleston New Year’s Eve events you don’t want to miss.
New Year’s on Kiawah Island
Where: Night Heron Park, Kiawah Island Golf Resort
When: Dec 31, 5:30pm – 9:30pm
What: This all-ages party features live entertainment, activities and games, and a spectacular dinner menu full of favorites. It’s great for kids—thanks to the train rides, jump houses, and party favors—and also features a fireworks finale. There’s even a New Year’s Day follow-up of Brunch at Jasmine Porch, a Beach 5k, and a Polar Bear Plunge!
Learn more: https://kiawahresort.com/
Snyder Grand Ball
Where: SC Aquarium
When: Dec 31, 8:30pm – 1:00am
What: This black-tie affair has become one of Charleston’s most popular New Year’s Eve events, thanks to its live entertainment, open bar, heavy hors d’oeuvres, and decadent desserts.
Learn more: https://snydergrandball.com/
Where: Memminger Auditorium
When: 8:30pm – 1:30am
What: Everyone’s a VIP at this exclusive event, featuring nonstop live entertainment (including Cirque du Soleil affiliate performers), Charleston’s largest balloon drop, photo booths, cigar lounges, and more.
Learn more: https://www.charlestonwonderland.com/
Where: Patriot’s Point, Charleston
When: Dec 31, 9:00pm – 1:00am
What: The decommissioned war vessel the USS Yorktown is transformed into a New Year’s Eve party like none you’ve ever experienced before—complete with live music, DJs, full bar service, light hors d’oeuvres, and more.
Learn more: https://yorktowncountdown.com/
New Years Eve Bash at the Beach
Where: The Tides at Folly Beach
When: Dec 31, 8:00pm – 1:00am
What: Ring in the new year with your toes in the sand at the Tides Hotel on Folly Beach—while enjoying a huge buffet, live music, a DJ, a champagne toast, and a fireworks display.
Learn more: https://www.tidesfollybeach.com/
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