Dinner is Served

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A NEW YEAR’S EVE RESTAURANT GUIDE TO CHARLESTON Food is memories and there is no better way to make memories this New Year’s Eve than by experiencing the many flavors that Charleston’s unique restaurants have to offer. With so many fantastic chefs in Charleston it’s almost impossible to go wrong but here we have compiled a list of some of our favorite pre Yorktown eateries. The only advice we have is to make sure you make a dinner reservation at least three weeks in advance. With New Years being one of the more popular times for visitors to flock into…

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Announcing the 6th Annual Yorktown Countdown!

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Come Aboard Charleston’s Largest Annual New Year’s Celebration Charleston, SC September 1st, 2017 — On Sunday, December 31st, 2017, the USS Yorktown Aircraft Carrier in Mount Pleasant, SC will not be occupied with the usual wanderers exploring a decommissioned ship. Instead, it will be transformed into the sixth annual Yorktown Countdown presented by Vida-Flo Charleston’s largest New Year’s Celebration. This exclusive event will provide multiple admission level options, great live music and magnificent views for the holiday festivities. From 9:00 PM until 1:00 AM, guests of the event will see live bands and dj’s from all genres imaginable, including funk, rock,…

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Announcing the 5th Annual Yorktown Countdown!

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For Immediate Release: Charleston, SC October, 19th 2016 — On Saturday, December 31st, 2016, the USS Yorktown Aircraft Carrier in Mount Pleasant, SC will not be occupied with the usual wanderers exploring a decommissioned ship. Instead, it will be transformed into the fifth annual Yorktown Countdown, Charleston’s largest New Year’s Celebration. GENERAL DETAILS This exclusive Charleston New Years Eve party will provide multiple admission level options, great live music and magnificent views for the holiday festivities. From 9:00 PM until 1:00 AM, guests of the event will see live bands and dj’s from all genres imaginable, including funk, rock, dance,…

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BEST CHAMPAGNES FOR EVERY BUDGET

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HELLO Just mentioning the word “Champagne” on New Year’s Eve and you will elicit an enthusiastic, and celebratory response from all in earshot. For centuries champagne has been synonymous with a good time. Thus, there is no more appropriate drink on New Year’s Eve than a glass of the bubbly. Here we have rounded together some of our favorite champagnes and sparkling wines for every taste and budget. And if you are looking to pick up a couple bottles, we recommend you check out Bottles, the best locally owned and operated beverage superstore in Charleston.   Segura Viudas Brut Cava…

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BEST HOTELS FOR NEW YEARS EVE IN CHARLESTON

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To help make your Charleston New Year’s Eve trip go a little smoother, we have put together some of our suggestions for the best hotels around. From rooftop bars to historical boutique hotels, Charleston has a little bit of something for everyone. FAVORITE BOUTIQUE HOTEL Zero George $$$$ Ranked on Conde Nast’s 2014 Hot List of “Best New Hotels in the World,” Zero George is one of the most charming boutique hotels in town. Zero George describes their vibe as “urbane and welcoming tradition meets Southern chic.” Soak up history in this carefully restored property from circa 1804. Marvel in…

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Charleston’s New Year’s Eve Food Traditions

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  Celebrating New Year’s Eve with your friends and family is a wonderful way to kick off the new year surrounded by those you love most. However, many cultures around the world up the ante by consuming specific foods, on NYE, which are believed to bring good luck and fortune. Whether you are looking for a bite before or after celebrating on the Yorktown Countdown, Charleston’s lively restaurant scene offers endless options to feast for fortune.   COOKED GREENS Because cooked greens such as kale, collards, cabbage and chard resemble folded money, many cultures believe that the more you eat…

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WHY VISIT CHARLESTON FOR NEW YEARS EVE?

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Looking for an excuse to visit Charleston? Why not come and celebrate New Year’s Eve in the #1 City in the World*!? Charleston has an abundance of things to do during the New Year’s weekend so bring your friends, family or a significant other and ring in 2017 in the Low Country. Here are some reasons to make Charleston your New Year’s Eve destination.   COME FOR THE PARTY Head out to the Yorktown Countdown, Charleston’s premier New Year’s Eve Party held each year on the USS Yorktown aircraft carrier. For the past 3 years, this has been the biggest…

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Best New Year’s Eve Parties in the World

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The Best New Year’s Eve Parties in the World It’s never too early to start thinking about your New Year’s Eve plans. Whether you are looking for a spectacular fireworks show or a new experience we have rounded together some of the world’s best New Year’s Eve parties to serve as your merriment guide. Take New Year’s 2016 up a notch and consider some of these unforgettable destinations. MOST INSTAGRAM WORTHY (Rio de Janeiro, Brazil) If you are looking for the best Instagram worthy New Year’s Eve party look no further than Reveillon in Rio de Janeiro. Famously held each…

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