Big Lowcountry spring events and the Coronavirus: everything you need to know

Coronavirus is on the top of everyone's mind and with a slew of big springtime events on the horizon, we're breaking down everything you need to know before you go, We're keeping an eye on what's still on and what precautions are being taken to keep you safe.

Charleston Black Expo

Date: Saturday, March 14
Location: Charleston Area Convention Center
Status: CANCELED. New event date TBA.
Precautions being taken: CANCELED

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(Source: Ryan Johnson)

North Charleston St. Paddy's Day Block Party & Parade

Date: Saturday, March 14
Location: Park Circle
Status: CANCELED 

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Sullivan's Island St. Patrick's Day Block Party

Date: Saturday, March 14
Location: Sullivan’s Island business district
Status: The Kid’s Irish Celebration in Stith Park and the street closure and outside service in the business district are canceled. All Sullivan’s Island restaurants will be open for business as usual on that day offering their own brand of Irish celebration.

 

Shuckin' in the Park

Date: Saturday, March 14
Location: Old Santee Canal Park, Monck’s Corner
Status: CANCELED

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Charleston St. Patrick's Day Parades

Date: Tuesday, March 17
Location: Downtown Charleston
Status: CANCELED: Both St. Patrick’s Day parades downtown, the Ancient Order of Hibernians, Division I parade scheduled to begin at the corner of Radcliffe and King Streets and proceed to Broad Street, ending in front of the Cathedral of St. John the Baptist AND the Hibernian Society parade, scheduled to begin on East Bay and proceed down Broad Street have been CANCELED.

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Cooper River Bridge Run

Date: Saturday, April 4
Location: Coleman Blvd, Mount Pleasant to downtown Charleston
Status: RESCHEDULED for August 1, 2020.

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Volvo Car Open

Date: April 4-12
Location: Volvo Car Stadium, Daniel Island
Status: CANCELED. Attendees for the 2020 Volvo Car Open may request a refund of credit towards the next tournament. Please visit their website for more information.

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Flowertown Festival

Date: Friday, April 3- Sunday April, 5
Location: Azalea Park, Summerville
Status: RESCHEDULED for September 4-6, 2020.

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World Grits Festival

Date: Friday, April 17- Sunday April, 19
Location: St. George, SC
Status: CANCELED

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Charleston Air Expo

Date: Saturday, April 18- Sunday April, 19
Location: Joint Base Charleston
Status: CANCELED

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