Charleston City Tours

Hosted by Charleston CVB 
Francis Marion Hotel - Depart from Staging Area
Monday, November 27, 2017 | 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

All City Tours begin and end at the Francis Marion Hotel staging area. Please note that all times listed are Eastern Standard Time (EST). City Tours are open to all and each attendee may choose one tour. City Tours are complimentary. Visit the City Tour page here for more information. 


Taste of the Lowcountry at Lowndes Grove Plantation - Opening Night Event

Hosted by South Carolina and Charleston CVB
Lowndes Grove Plantation 
Monday, November 27, 2017 | 7:00 pm – 10:30 pm

Charleston Area CVB & The South Carolina Tourism Office invite you to enjoy a taste of the Lowcountry at Lowndes Grove Plantation. Experience our social institution of shucking oysters down by the water,  barbecue cooked slow and low and other signature southern recipes.

Shuttles will run from the Francis Marion Hotel and Courtyard by Marriott staging area on a continuous loop, beginning at 6:30 pm.


"Y'all Ball Made in Tennessee" Reception & Dinner

Final Night Reception Hosted by the Tennessee Department of Tourism and Nashville CVC
Music Farm
Wednesday, November 29, 2017 | 7:30 pm – 10:30 pm

The host state and city for the 2018 International Showcase, Tennessee Department of Tourism and the Nashville CVC, would like to extend a sincere invitation to the 6th annual "Y'all Ball" Reception & Dinner. Please allow Tennessee Department of Tourism and the Nashville CVC a chance to show you what they have in store for you in 2018 in beautiful Nashville, Tennessee! Enjoy food, dancing, and a great time! Don't miss this last opportunity to experience some of the South's finest cuisine and entertainment.


Signature Meal Functions

Opening Breakfast

Tuesday, November 27, 2017
Embassy Suites Ballroom at the North Charleston Area Convention Center | 8:00 am - 9:00 am


Rhythms of the South Luncheon

Sponsored by Rhythms of the South
Tuesday, November 28, 2017
Embassy Suites Ballroom at the North Charleston Area Convention Center | 12:45 pm - 2:00 pm


Networking Breakfast

Wednesday, November 29, 2017
Embassy Suites Ballroom at the North Charleston Area Convention Center | 8:00 am - 9:00 am


Missouri Tourism Luncheon

Wednesday, November 29, 2017
Embassy Suites Ballroom at the North Charleston Area Convention Center | 12:45 pm - 2:15 pm