Things to do in Charleston
Eat Fresh – Buy Local
Living in the Lowcountry makes it easy to obtain fresh, local and healthy ingredients for your meals. It also can be a fun activity to search for the perfect ingredients at local Farmers Markets. The area has numerous Farmers Markets on different days and different times. Aside from obtaining fresh fruits and vegetables, many of the markets have food trucks and live music.
Here is a list of some of the local Farmers Markets:
- Charleston Saturdays 8am – 2pm Marion Square
- Mount Pleasant Tuesdays 3:30pm – 7pm Coleman Boulevard
- West Ashley Wednesdays 3:00pm-7:00pm Ackerman Park
- Sunday Brunch Sundays 11am – 3pm Maybank Highway
Additionally, if you want to get fresh local shrimp, now in season, you can get them right off the docks on Shem Creek in Mount Pleasant:
- Mt. Pleasant Seafood
- Geechie Seafood
Just some hints for eating fresh and healthy!