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4.19.13

Isle of Palms Hotels for Piccolo Spoleto Festival

Memorial Day is the unofficial kick-off to summer in the United States and it’s the perfect time to hit the beach. Take a weekend vacation and head to the Isle of Palms, South Carolina for amazing golden sand beaches. Memorial Day weekend is full of amazing events in the Charleston area too!  Pack your bags for a beach weekend feature amazing performance art and more!

Memorial Day weekend is the kick off to the Spoleto Festival and Piccolo-Spoleto Festivals in the Charleston area. The Spoleto Festival is a Charleston tradition dating back to 1977 when it was started as the American complement to the Festival dei Due Mondi held in Spoleto Italy.  The Spoleto Festival features internationally known performers bringing their amazing talents to Charleston for over 140 performances. Everything from Japanese Opera to Spanish Flamenco Dancing to a French Circus and American dancers will be performing during this festival. Running concurrently to the Spoleto Festival is Piccolo Spoleto hosted by the City of Charleston Office of Cultural Affairs. Piccolo Spoleto highlights local artists through 700 performances and exhibits around the city. Piccolo Spoleto will include writing workshops, performances, artists’ exhibits and much more.  Both festivals start on May 24th and run 17 days until June 9th. You do not want to miss out on some of the amazing art that is going to be going on in the Charleston area over Memorial Day weekend.

Book your stay at an oceanfront Isle of Palms hotels, like the Palms Hotel, to enjoy this amazing holiday. The Palms Hotel features sixty-eight beautiful hotel rooms with plush bedding, gourmet coffee, premium cable television and more.  Their oceanfront hotel is the perfect quiet getaway after a fun day of exploring everything Charleston has to offer. Contact the friendly staff at the Palms to book your Memorial Day vacation today!