Mt Pleasant, SC, Guide and Information

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Welcome to Mount Pleasant

Nestled along the beautiful shores of the Atlantic Ocean, Mount Pleasant, South Carolina, is a picturesque town that exudes southern charm and offers a perfect blend of coastal living, historical significance, and modern amenities. Located just across the bridge from Charleston, Mount Pleasant provides a tranquil escape while still being in close proximity to the vibrant city.

The town's coastal location is a major draw, with stunning beaches such as Sullivan's Island and Isle of Palms nearby. These sandy stretches offer the ideal setting for sunbathing, swimming, and water sports like kayaking and paddleboarding. The waterfront parks, such as Waterfront Park and Memorial Waterfront Park, provide scenic views of the harbor and the iconic Arthur Ravenel Jr. Bridge, making them perfect spots for picnics and leisurely walks.

Mount Pleasant is also rich in history. The Boone Hall Plantation and Gardens, one of America's oldest working plantations, provides a glimpse into the region's past with its preserved antebellum architecture and beautifully landscaped gardens. Patriots Point Naval & Maritime Museum is another must-visit attraction, where visitors can explore historic warships and learn about the country's naval history.

Shem Creek, a picturesque waterway in Mount Pleasant, is famous for its charming waterfront dining and vibrant nightlife. Visitors can savor fresh seafood while enjoying stunning sunset views or embark on a guided kayak or paddleboard tour to explore the marshlands and spot local wildlife.

The town's vibrant culinary scene is a treat for food enthusiasts, offering a range of options from Lowcountry favorites to international cuisines. Mount Pleasant's vibrant shopping districts, including the Mount Pleasant Towne Centre and Old Village, are perfect for indulging in retail therapy and discovering unique local treasures.

With its coastal beauty, historical landmarks, and thriving community, Mount Pleasant is a delightful destination that appeals to both residents and visitors. Whether you're exploring the rich history, enjoying outdoor activities, or simply basking in the coastal ambiance, Mount Pleasant offers a charming southern retreat that leaves a lasting impression.

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Music in the Park

Music in the Park features live music performances by a variety of local and regional musicians. The performances take place in the city's front beach park, a beautiful outdoor venue located right by the beach.

Attendees can bring lawn chairs and blankets to sit on the grassy lawn and enjoy the music.Musical performances by local bluegrass bands and local food trucks on site.

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Children's Day Festival

Old and new traditions delight at the Annual Town of Mount Pleasant Children’s Day Festival presented by Publix!

Families will enjoy carnival rides, inflatable slides, live entertainment, pony rides, games and many other activities! Admission and all activities are free.

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Live Under the Oaks Concert Series

Grab your chair or blanket and head to the Mount Pleasant Towne Centre for the spring outdoor concert series Live Under The Oaks. The event runs every Thursday in May & the 1st Thursday of June, 6pm to 8pm.

Emceed by Johnny O' of 95SX, all concerts are free to attend. Grab take-out from your favorite Towne Centre restaurant or visit the weekly Food Truck for nibbles.

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Isle of Palms Farmers Market

The market will feature fresh produce, food vendors, live music and more! Join us every third Thursday from June through October from 4:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. at 24 28th Avenue. Parking is available on site.

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Local's Corner: Mount Pleasant, SC Best Kept Secrets

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Local's Corner: Mount Pleasant, SC Best Kept Secrets

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