July 14, 2016, 10:30pm at Cure Nightclub, 28 Ann St, Charleston's hot new 18+ nightclub, with drag shows, DJs, dancing. The reigning king and queen will perform one last time before passing the crown to the new royals! All welcome to participate! Contestants contact Paris Lefaris at firstname.lastname@example.org for more info.
August 6-14, 2016. The Pride Parade steps off 9am on Saturday the 13th as thousands line the streets of historic downtown Charleston. A 1.8 mile route begins at Wragg Mall, Ann and Meeting Streets, on King Street past Marion Square, to Broad Street until Colonial Lake. Viewing is encouraged on King Street. The rally follows the parade, 11am-3pm at Brittlebank Park.
August 13-21, 2016. Events include Saturday 11am-4pm Community Expo at Meadowlake Park. Host hotel: Quality Inn & Suites, 2210 Bush River Rd, Columbia, SC. Also ongoing Soul Food Sundays, Wine and Cheese Tasting events, Monthly Mixers + more events throughout the year.
September 3, 2016, noon-1pm on Main Street. The largest and longest-running Pride event in South Carolina. Assemble at 11am on the corner of Main and Laurel streets.
April 27-30, 2017 at Ocean Park Resort, Myrtle Beach, SC. Get ready to conquer the backwoods with Carolina Bear Lodge in Myrtle Beach. Food, food, Mr Bear contest, games, bear auction, singles mixer & dance, water volleyball, lawn games, more food, indoor pool events, open bar parties. See website for more info.