- Arts, Cultureand Entertainment
- Festivalsand Celebrations
- Sportsand Recreation
- Salons and Spas
Where the average is sunny and 75, there is always a lot to do in Summerville. Only 20 minutes from Charleston and Beidler Forest, we are also only eight miles from the beautiful historic Hwy 61 where the plantations will make you feel like you’ve stepped back in time. Whether you're looking for a festival, an outdoor event or a community theatre, you'll find all there is to do by checking out our community calendar for upcoming local events.
Whether you’re searching for one of the locally owned and operated delis, some of the best BBQ in town, open mic night coffeehouses, or our precious tea rooms, there is always something for everyone. Be sure to explore our town’s very own Diners, Drive-ins and Dives certified restaurant, locally owned bars and pubs and don’t forget the dessert! Whether you choose to sit indoors or outdoors, in a house or at a restaurant, you’ll always be able to enjoy what the town of Summerville is so proud to be named: the Birthplace of Sweet Tea and Southern Hospitality.
There’s no place like home and when you stay in Summerville, it’s like you never even left. Whether you’re staying in one of our prestigious bed & breakfasts or our conveniently located hotels, you’ll always be sure to be greeted by a smiling face. Summerville is conveniently located in the middle of the Lowcountry just 20 minutes from Charleston and Beidler Forest and only eight miles from the beautiful historic Hwy 61 where the plantations will make you feel like you’ve stepped back in time.
- About Summerville
Summerville, South Carolina is just 24 miles outside of Charleston, making it the perfect destination to launch your visit to the Lowcountry. Great shopping and dining establishments add to Summerville's character, and you'll be pleased with the variety of accommodations (including quaint bed & breakfasts and charming inns). But we believe it's our Southern charm and historic flavor that makes Summerville and Dorchester County a 'must-see' destination.