Local Event Cancellations and Postponements

Several local events have been canceled or postpones and businesses are announcing closures due to the rapidly evolving situation regarding the coronavirus pandemic.


  • The Special Olympics of South Carolina has canceled the Charleston/Dorchester Spring Games which were scheduled for March 18th..
  • The North Charleston POPS! “Pops in Space” concert scheduled for Saturday, March 14 at the North Charleston Performing Arts Center is postponed. The concert is rescheduled for Saturday, May 23.
  • Volvo Car Open tennis tournament on Daniel Island has been canceled. The event was supposed to take place April 4-12.
  • Baby Shark Live! performance at the North Charleston Performing Arts Center has been postponed.
  • The Charleston Electrical Contractors Association’s Electrician Competition has been postponed to approximately some time next month.
  • The S.C. Commission for Minority Affairs’ Hemp Farming Workshop scheduled for Saturday, March 21 at SC State University has been canceled.
  • Cirque Du Soleil summer performances in Columbia and North Charleston are canceled.
  • Kane Brown concert postponed, rescheduled for October 1.
  • Black Expo 2020 scheduled for Saturday, March 14 has been postponed.
  • The 48th annual Summerville Family YMCA Flowertown Festival has been rescheduled and will now take place on September 4, 5 and 6, 2020.
  • The April 4th Cooper River Bridge Run will be rescheduled to August 1st, 2020.
  • The South Carolina Aquarium is closed through March 31st.
  • Fort Sumter and Fort Moultrie National Historic Parks will close until further notice.
  • All recreational programs in North Charleston are suspended, and facilities are closed.
  • Riverfront Park is closed and park events to be rescheduled to a later date.
  • North Charleston Arts Fest and the Children’s Festival are canceled.
  • Jimmy Buffett and The Coral Reefer Band concert scheduled for April 16 at North Charleston Coliseum rescheduled for June 11.
  • Patriots Point Naval & Maritime Museum is closed until further notice.
  • T3 Entertainment Birthday Bash featuring NBA Youngboy scheduled for March 28 in Columbia has been postponed.
  • Avett Brothers Concert – Postponed – Scheduled for April 3rd, no new date announced
  • Carolina Cup – Canceled Scheduled March 28th
  • CATS – Postponed – Scheduled March 27-29th, no new date announced
  • Charleston Air Expo – Canceled – Scheduled for April 18th-19th
  • Charleston Battery – Suspended – USL suspended all Battery games for at least 30 days
  • Charleston Jazz Expo Mi Alma Latina – Canceled – Scheduled for March 14, new date is July 25, 2020
  • Charleston Music Hall (All Events in March) – Postponed
  • Charleston Riverdogs – Suspended – MLB has suspended Opening Day until further notice.
  • Cher Concert – Postponed – Scheduled for March 20th , changed to Sept. 12th.
  • Dig South Tech Summit – Postponed – Scheduled for April 24th-26th, new date is July 22-24 at Charleston Gaillard Center.
  • High Water Festival – Canceled – Scheduled for April 18th-19th.
  • Jennifer Nettles Concert – Canceled – Scheduled for April 14th.
  • Lauren Daigle Concert – Postponed – Scheduled for March 19th, new date is August 17th.
  • Mandy Moore Concert – Postponed – Scheduled for March 31, no new date announced.
  • NEEDTOBREATHE Classic – Postponed – Scheduled for March 30th, new date is October with finalized dates to come later.
  • NCAA: Clemson, South Carolina – Canceled – NCAA announced to cancel all winter and spring sports.
  • South Carolina National Parks – Closed
  • South Carolina Stingrays – Canceled – ECHL canceled the 2019-2020 season.
  • Yes – Canceled – Scheduled for March 19th, no new date announced.