Featured Press Releases

Use this library of press releases written by the Charleston Area CVB media relations department to mine for story ideas, stay abreast of what is new in the destination and learn about the special events that take place throughout the year.

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For Immediate Release, July 2021

Charleston Art Activation Launches in Historic King Street Building

The Bluestein’s Department Store Building on Upper King Street is now home to the first installation of the King Street Art Activation project, a collaboration between the Charleston art and business communities to beautify and revitalize the historic district.

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For Immediate Release, June 2021

What's New in the Charleston Area Summer 2021

With its vibrant culture, rich history, exquisitely-preserved architecture, idyllic coastal location, celebrated dining scene, and friendly locals, Charleston, South Carolina, is one of America’s best-loved travel destinations.

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For Immediate Release, March 2021

What's New in the Charleston Area Spring 2021

With its vibrant culture, rich history, exquisitely-preserved architecture, idyllic coastal location, celebrated dining scene, and friendly locals, Charleston, South Carolina, is one of America’s best-loved travel destinations.

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For Immediate Release, October 2020

What's New in the Charleston Area Fall 2020

With its vibrant culture, rich history, exquisitely-preserved architecture, idyllic coastal location, celebrated dining scene, and friendly locals, Charleston, South Carolina, is one of America’s best-loved travel destinations.

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For Immediate Release, October 2020

Charleston Named the No. 1 Small City in the U.S. By Condé Nast Traveler 2020 Readers’ Choice Awards

For the tenth consecutive year, Charleston has been named the most popular city in the U.S., according to Condé Nast Traveler magazine. Results of the 33rd annual awards were announced today and will be celebrated in the November issue.

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For Immediate Release, September 2020

JetBlue To Fly Nonstop from Charleston (CHS) to Los Angeles (LAX)

JetBlue announced plans to begin daily nonstop service from Charleston (CHS) to Los Angeles (LAX) on December 18, 2020. This will be the state of South Carolina’s first nonstop flight to California.

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For Immediate Release, April 2020

Charleston is Voted No. 1 in Southern Living’s 2020 ‘South’s Best’ Awards

For the fourth consecutive year, the readers of Southern Living have ranked the Charleston region No. 1 in its annual “South’s Best” Awards. The news was delivered earlier today by Sid Evans, Editor in Chief of Southern Living, at a special event at The Dewberry Hotel in downtown Charleston.

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For Immediate Release, April 2020

What's New in the Charleston Area Spring 2020

With its vibrant culture, rich history, exquisitely-preserved architecture, idyllic coastal location, celebrated dining scene, and friendly locals, Charleston, South Carolina, is one of America’s best-loved travel destinations.

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For Immediate Release, October 2019

Charleston Named Top City in the World Outside the U.K. and No. 1 Small City in the U.S. by Condé Nast Traveler

For the ninth consecutive year, Charleston has been named the most popular city in the U.S., according to Condé Nast Traveler magazine. Charleston also earned the top spot in the inaugural list of the Top 20 Cities in the World Outside the United Kingdom.

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For Immediate Release, October 2019

What's New in the Charleston Area Fall 2019

With its vibrant culture, rich history, exquisitely-preserved architecture, idyllic coastal location, celebrated dining scene, and friendly locals, Charleston, South Carolina, is one of America’s best-loved travel destinations.

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For Immediate Release, July 2019

Charleston, South Carolina Named No. 1 City in the U.S. Travel + Leisure 2019 World's Best Awards

For the seventh consecutive year, the readers of Travel + Leisure ranked the Charleston area the No. 1 City in the U.S. The news was shared by Jacqui Gifford, Editor-in-Chief of Travel + Leisure, on the TODAY Show on July 10, 2019.

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For Immediate Release, July 2019

What's New in the Charleston Area Summer 2019

With its vibrant culture, rich history, exquisitely-preserved architecture, idyllic coastal location, celebrated dining scene, and friendly locals, Charleston, South Carolina, is one of America’s best-loved travel destinations.

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For Immediate Release, April 2019

What's New in the Charleston Area Spring 2019

With its vibrant culture, rich history, exquisitely-preserved architecture, idyllic coastal location, celebrated dining scene, and friendly locals, Charleston, South Carolina, is one of America’s best-loved travel destinations.

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For Immediate Release, January 2019

What's New in the Charleston Area Winter 2019

With its vibrant culture, rich history, exquisitely-preserved architecture, idyllic coastal location, celebrated dining scene, and friendly locals, Charleston, South Carolina, is one of America’s best-loved travel destinations. Readers of leading travel magazines have consistently voted for Charleston as their favorite domestic travel destination, resulting in the No. 1 U.S City (2019), No. 1 Small U.S. City (2018), the No. 1 City in the World (2016) and the No. 1 City in the U.S. and Canada ranking by the Travel + Leisure World’s Best Awards (2019, 2018, 2017, 2016, 2015, 2014, 2013) and the No. 1 U.S. City ranking by the Condé Nast Traveler Readers’ Choice Awards (2019, 2018, 2017, 2016, 2015, 2014, 2013, 2012, 2011).

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For Immediate Release, October 2018

Charleston, South Carolina, Named No. 1 Small City in the U.S. by Condè Nast Traveler 2018 Readers' Choice Awards for the Eighth Consecutive Year

Charleston, South Carolina is ranked the No. 1 Small City destination in the U.S. in the 2018 Condé Nast Traveler Readers’ Choice Awards. This is the eighth consecutive year that Charleston has been named a No. 1 city.

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For Immediate Release, October 2018

British Airways Announces Nonstop Flight Between Charleston and London

When the British settled along the Ashley River, passengers aboard sailing vessels anticipated months-long journeys across the Atlantic. Fast forward almost 350 years, and a new direct route between the United Kingdom and Charleston will cut that time to nine hours or less. On Thursday, British Airways announced plans for new, nonstop air service between Charleston and London’s Heathrow Airport.

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For Immediate Release, October 2018

What's New in the Charleston Area Fall 2018

With its vibrant culture, rich history, exquisitely-preserved architecture, idyllic coastal location, celebrated dining scene, and friendly locals, Charleston, South Carolina, is one of America’s best-loved travel destinations.

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For Immediate Release, July 2018

Charleston, South Carolina Named No. 1 City in the U.S. Travel + Leisure 2018 World's Best Awards

For the sixth consecutive year, the readers of Travel + Leisure ranked the Charleston area the No. 1 City in the U.S. The news was shared by Jacqui Gifford, Senior Editor of Travel + Leisure, on the TODAY Show on July 10.

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For Immediate Release, June 2018

What's New in the Charleston Area Summer 2018

With its vibrant culture, rich history, exquisitely-preserved architecture, idyllic coastal location, celebrated dining scene, and friendly locals, Charleston, South Carolina, is one of America’s best-loved travel destinations.

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For Immediate Release, April 2018

What's New in the Charleston Area Spring 2018

With its vibrant culture, rich history, exquisitely-preserved architecture, idyllic coastal location, celebrated dining scene, and friendly locals, Charleston, South Carolina, is one of America’s best-loved travel destinations.

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For Immediate Release, March 2018

Charleston, South Carolina, Named "South's Best City" In Southern Living 2018 South's Best Awards

Charleston, South Carolina has been voted the No. 1 “South’s Best City” in Southern Living’s 2018 South’s Best Awards. This is the second consecutive year that Charleston has been named the “South’s Best City” by the readers of Southern Living.

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For Immediate Release, February 2018

Frontier Airlines Announces Two New Nonstop Routes

Frontier Airlines announces the addition of two new nonstop flights to Austin, TX and Trenton, NJ.

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For Immediate Release, January 2018

What's New in the Charleston Area Winter 2018

With its vibrant culture, rich history, exquisitely-preserved architecture, idyllic coastal location, celebrated dining scene, and friendly locals, Charleston, South Carolina, is one of America’s best-loved travel destinations.

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For Immediate Release, January 2018

Allegiant Announces New Nonstop Service to Charleston

Allegiant today announced three new nonstop, seasonal routes to Charleston, South Carolina via the Charleston International Airport (CHS) from Cincinnati, Indianapolis and Pittsburgh.

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For Immediate Release, October 2017

What's New in the Charleston Area Fall 2017

With its vibrant culture, rich history, exquisitely-preserved architecture, idyllic coastal location, celebrated dining scene, and friendly locals, Charleston, South Carolina, is one of America’s best loved travel destinations.

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For Immediate Release, October 2017

Charleston, South Carolina, Named No. 1 City in the U.S. by Condè Nast Traveler 2017 Readers' Choice Awards for the Seventh Consecutive Year

"Charleston, South Carolina is ranked the No. 1 Small City destination in the U.S. in the 2017 Condé Nast Traveler Readers’ Choice Awards. This is the seventh consecutive year that Charleston has been named a No. 1 city."

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For Immediate Release, July 2017

What's New in the Charleston Area Summer 2017

With its vibrant culture, rich history, exquisitely-preserved architecture, idyllic coastal location, celebrated dining scene, and friendly locals, Charleston, South Carolina, is one of America’s best loved travel destinations.

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For Immediate Release, July 2017

Charleston, South Carolina Named No. 1 City in the U.S. and Canada by Travel + Leisure 2017 World's Best Awards

For the fifth consecutive year, the readers of Travel + Leisure ranked the Charleston area the No. 1 City in the U.S. and Canada. The news was shared by Jacqui Gifford, Senior Editor of Travel + Leisure, on the TODAY Show on July 11.

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For Immediate Release, June 2017

Charleston Area Hospitality And Tourism Honored for Dedicated Service

The Charleston Area Convention and Visitors Bureau (CACVB) presented five Golden Pineapple Awards in recognition of outstanding service to the local hospitality industry during the Travel Council Annual Meeting on Wednesday, June 21, 2017.

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For Immediate Release, April 2017

What's New in the Charleston Area Spring 2017

With its vibrant culture, rich history, exquisitely-preserved architecture, idyllic coastal location, celebrated dining scene, and friendly locals, Charleston, South Carolina, is one of America’s best loved travel destinations.

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For Immediate Release, January 2017

Southwest at Charleston International Begins Flying Non-Stop Service From Denver and St. Louis

Southwest Airlines today announced that it will begin daily non-stop service to Denver from Charleston International Airport. In addition, Southwest will begin offering twice weekly service to St. Louis, a new destination city for Charleston.

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For Immediate Release, January 2017

What's New in the Charleston Area Winter 2017

With its vibrant culture, rich history, exquisitely-preserved architecture, idyllic coastal location, celebrated dining scene, and friendly locals, Charleston, South Carolina, is one of America’s best loved travel destinations.

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For Immediate Release, October 2016

Charleston, South Carolina, Named No. 1 City in the U.S. by Condè Nast Traveler 2016 Readers' Choice Awards for the Sixth Consecutive Year

"Charleston, South Carolina is ranked the #1 small city destination in the U.S. in the 2016 Condé Nast Traveler Readers’ Choice Awards. This is the sixth consecutive year that Charleston has been named a #1 city."

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For Immediate Release, August 2016

What's New in the Charleston Area Fall 2016

With its vibrant culture, rich history, exquisitely-preserved architecture, idyllic coastal location, celebrated dining scene, and friendly locals, Charleston, South Carolina, is one of America’s best loved travel destinations.

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For Immediate Release, July 2016

Charleston, South Carolina Named World's Best City and No. 1 City in the U.S. and Canada by Travel + Leisure 2016 World's Best Awards

For the first time, readers of Travel + Leisure magazine have voted Charleston, South Carolina the World’s Best City in the 2016 World’s Best Awards.

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For Immediate Release, May 2016

What's New in the Charleston Area Summer 2016

With its vibrant culture, rich history, exquisitely-preserved architecture, idyllic coastal location, celebrated dining scene, and friendly locals, Charleston, South Carolina, is one of America’s best loved travel destinations.

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For Immediate Release, March 2016

Award-Winning Culinary Television Show "Top Chef" Selects Charleston

Bravo Media’s Emmy and James Beard Award-winning “Top Chef” culinary competition television series is packing its knives and heading to Charleston.

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For Immediate Release, March 2016

Southern Living Announces the 2016 Southern Living Live: Charleston Event June 10 - 12

Editors of Southern Living will celebrate their 50th Anniversary with a weekend of special experiences in Charleston and a lineup of talent that includes performances by Parker Millsap and The Secret Sisters

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For Immediate Release, January 2016

What's New in the Charleston Area Winter 2016

With its vibrant culture, rich history, exquisitely-preserved architecture, idyllic coastal location, celebrated dining scene, and friendly locals, Charleston, South Carolina, is one of America’s best loved travel destinations.

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For Immediate Release, December 2015

Southwest at Charleston International begins flying to Denver this Summer

Southwest Airlines will begin Saturday service between Charleston International Airport (CHS) and Denver International Airport (DEN) this summer. The weekly nonstop flight begins on June 11, 2016.

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For Immediate Release, October 2015

Charleston, South Carolina, Named No. 1 City in the U.S. by Condè Nast Traveler 2015 Readers' Choice Awards for the Fifth Consecutive Year

Known for rich history, well-preserved architecture, a celebrated restaurant community and mannerly people, the Charleston area has been recognized as the No. 1 Small U.S. City for the fifth consecutive year by Condè Nast Traveler 2015 Readers' Choice Awards.

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For Immediate Release, August 2015

What's New in the Charleston Area Fall 2015

With its vibrant culture, rich history, exquisitely-preserved architecture, idyllic coastal location, celebrated dining scene, and friendly locals, Charleston, South Carolina, is one of America's best loved travel destinations.

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For Immediate Release, July 2015

Charleston, S.C. is Ranked the No. 1 Top City in the U.S. and Canada in the Travel + Leisure 2015 World's Best Awards

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For Immediate Release, July 2015

Labor Day Getaway to Charleston, South Carolina

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For Immediate Release, June 2015

Summer Fun in Charleston, South Carolina

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For Immediate Release, May 2015

What's New Spring/Summer 2015

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For Immediate Release, April 2015

ALASKA AIRLINES CONNECTS CHARLESTON, S.C., AND SEATTLE, WA, WITH NEW DIRECT, NON-STOP SERVICE Flights

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For Immediate Release, January 2015

What's New Winter 2015

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For Immediate Release, January 2015

Silver Airways Introduces Convenient Link Between Charleston, South Carolina and Central Florida

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For Immediate Release, December 2014

Porter Airlines Takes Flight to Charleston, South Carolina!

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For Immediate Release, November 2014

South Carolina’s Cultural Jewel Launches Virtual Advent Calendar

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For Immediate Release, October 2014

Charleston, South Carolina, Named No. 1 Top City in the U.S. and No. 2 Top City in the World by Condé Nast Traveler 2014 Readers’ Choice Awards

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For Immediate Release, August 2014

Recent Awards Bestowed Upon Charleston, South Carolina

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For Immediate Release, July 2014

CHARLESTON IS RANKED NO. 1 ON THE TRAVEL + LEISURE 2014 WORLD’S BEST AWARDS LIST OF TOP CITIES IN THE U.S. AND CANADA FOR THE SECOND CONSECUTIVE YEAR

For the second consecutive year Charleston is the No. 1 City in the U.S. and Canada according to Travel + Leisure’s 2014 World’s Best Awards.

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For Immediate Release, June 2014

Local Hospitality and Tourism Leaders Honored for Dedicated Service

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For Immediate Release, May 2014

What's new in the Charleston area: Spring 2014

Welcome to springtime in Charleston, where the scent of Carolina Jessamine, honeysuckle, and Lady Banksia rose mingles with briny Atlantic Ocean breezes.

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For Immediate Release, October 2013

The Third Time is Charming for Charleston: South Carolina’s Historic Coastal Destination Named #1 U.S. City by Condé Nast Traveler Readers’ Choice Awards for Third Consecutive Year

Condé Nast Traveler announced today the results of its 26th annual Readers’ Choice Awards, which recognizes the world’s leading travel brands and best cities. For the third consecutive year, Charleston has been named the #1 U.S. City with an overall score of 83.2 from the Culture, Friendliness, Atmosphere, Restaurants, Lodging, and Shopping categories.

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For Immediate Release, September 2013

What's New in the Charleston Area: Fall 2013

Charleston, S.C., named #1 U.S. City in the Travel + Leisure World’s Best Awards and #1 City in U.S. and Canada by Condé Nast Traveler 2012 Readers’ Choice Awards, is known for rich history, well-preserved architecture, coastal location, celebrated restaurant community, and mannerly people. While indeed a veritable living museum, the Charleston area is also a bustling epicenter of hospitality as illustrated by the following news.

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For Immediate Release, July 2013

CHARLESTON IS RANKED NO. 1 ON THE TRAVEL + LEISURE 2013 WORLD’S BEST AWARDS LIST OF TOP CITIES IN THE U.S. AND CANADA

Charleston was voted the Top City in the U.S. and Canada in the Travel + Leisure 2013 World's Best Awards Survey.

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For Immediate Release, June 2013

Local Hospitality and Tourism Leaders Honored for Dedicated Service

The Charleston Area Convention and Visitors Bureau (CACVB) presented nine Golden Pineapple Awards in recognition of outstanding service to the local hospitality industry during the Travel Council Annual Meeting on Tuesday, June 11, 2012. More than three hundred and fifty attendees gathered at the Charleston Area Convention Center Complex to applaud the Golden Pineapple Aware recipients and to hear travel industry insights from luncheon keynote speaker Irene Schneider, Condé Nast Traveler Executive Service and Surveys Editor. Charleston was voted the Top U.S. City in both the 2011 and 2012 Condé Nast Traveler Readers' Choice Awards, the magazine’s esteemed annual competition, which Schneider has spearheaded since 1989.

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For Immediate Release, May 2013

The Fourth Hour of TODAY Broadcasts From Charleston, SC Thursday and Friday, May 2 and 3

Kathie Lee and Hoda bid farewell to NYC and say “hey y’all” to Charleston, SC! The fourth hour of TODAY takes the show on the road and broadcasts from Charleston Thursday, May 2 and Friday, May 3. Kathie Lee and Hoda encourage viewers to practice their southern hospitality and join them on a Lowcountry adventure.

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For Immediate Release, April 2013

Live from Charleston, S.C.! This is TODAY with Kathie Lee and Hoda

The Charleston Area Convention & Visitors Bureau welcomes the 4th hour of TODAY on NBC, hosted by Kathie Lee Gifford and Hoda Kotb, to Charleston, S.C., for two special broadcasts. Scheduled to air May 2 and 3, the Charleston editions of the 4th hour of TODAY (national audience of more than five million viewers) will feature a variety of special guests, Lowcountry recipes, and locally made products to spotlight unique aspects of the destination named Condé Nast Traveler 2012 Readers Choice Top U.S. City.

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For Immediate Release, February 2013

JetBlue Airways Takes Flight to Charleston, South Carolina

JetBlue Airways (Nasdaq: JBLU) launches service to its 76th city, Charleston, South Carolina. Starting today, JetBlue will serve Charleston International Airport (CHS) with twice daily nonstop service from New York’s John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK) and a daily flight from Boston’s Logan (BOS).

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For Immediate Release, January 2013

What's New in the Charleston, S.C. Area: Winter 2013

Charleston, S.C., named Condé Nast Traveler 2012 Readers’ Choice Awards Top U.S. City, is known for rich history, well-preserved architecture, coastal location, celebrated restaurant community and mannerly people. While indeed a veritable living museum, the Charleston area is also a bustling epicenter of hospitality as illustrated by the following news.

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For Immediate Release, December 2012

Charleston, South Carolina, To Launch Virtual Advent Calendar

From free made-by-hand biscuits to complimentary cups of She Crab soup, the Charleston Area Convention & Visitors Bureau is sharing 24 special offers during the month of December via the virtual advent calendar posted to www.christmasincharleston.com.

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For Immediate Release, November 2012

Awards Bestowed Upon the Charleston Area

Known for rich history, well-preserved architecture, a celebrated restaurant community and mannerly people, the Charleston area has garnered a variety of award in recent years.

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For Immediate Release, October 2012

Charleston Named Top City by Conde Nast Traveler

Known for rich history, well-preserved architecture, a celebrated restaurant community and mannerly people, the Charleston area has been named both Top U.S. City and Top Destination in the World by Condé Nast Traveler 2012 Readers’ Choice Awards.

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For Immediate Release, September 2012

JetBlue Flights to Charleston, S.C., Now On Sale

JetBlue tickets to Charleston—the airline’s first destination in South Carolina—are now available for purchase at www.jetblue.com/new.

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For Immediate Release, September 2012

JetBlue Announces Daily, Nonstop Air Service to Charleston International Airport

The sky over the Charleston area will be blue regardless of weather beginning February 28, 2013, when JetBlue begins daily nonstop air service from New York's John F. Kennedy International Airport and Boston’s Logan International Airport to Charleston International Airport.

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For Immediate Release, September 2012

Charleston City Market Renovation Wins National Travel Award

In recognition of its extensive and well-executed renovation, the Charleston City Market has received a 2012 Phoenix Award from the Society of American Travel Writers (SATW), a national consortium of professional writers, editors, photographers and filmmakers who specialize in travel industry journalism.

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For Immediate Release, August 2012

Positive Impact of PGA Championship

When Kiawah Island Golf Resort was named host of the 2012 PGA Championship, local hospitality industry leaders predicted a positive impact on the region’s tourism economy.

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For Immediate Release, July 2012

Charleston, S.C., Welcomed into Travel + Leisure World's Best Awards Hall of Fame

Charleston, S.C., is now a member of Travel + Leisure’s World’s Best Awards Hall of Fame. The 2012 ranking, which appears in the July issue, is part of the World’s Best Awards and places Charleston as the fourth most popular domestic destination.

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For Immediate Release, June 2012

PGAPackages.com

Exclusive opportunity to purchase otherwise sold out weekend grounds tickets to the 2012 PGA Championship at Kiawah Island via PGAPackages.com.

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For Immediate Release, May 2012

Upper King Has the Upper Hand on What's Hot

Over the past few years, the neighborhood of Upper King—located on Upper King Street from Calhoun to Coming streets has been completely revitalized.

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For Immediate Release, April 2012

Turn Family Vacation into a Prize-Winning Adventure with Charleston Explorers Club

Redeeming the secret codes found in Charleston Explorers Club souvenir stamps is now more exciting with the announcement of new prizes for participants who achieve the levels of Admiral and Elite Explorer.

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For Immediate Release, February 2012

A Festive Spring Atmosphere in Charleston, S.C.

Spring sets the stage for festivals, symposiums and special events that showcase the Lowcountry aesthetic and lifestyle.

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For Immediate Release, January 2012

Experience African-American History in Charleston, S.C., This Winter

The Charleston area is one of the nation’s premier places to experience African-American history. Visitors may immerse themselves in the sights, sounds and food related to the area’s indigenous Gullah heritage, a culture that melds African, Bahamian, and Colonial Era South traditions.

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For Immediate Release, December 2011

2012 Festivals in Charleston, S.C.

2012 will be one to celebrate as a collection of the Charleston area’s memorable festivals mark major milestones.

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For Immediate Release, October 2011

Charleston, South Carolina, Named Top City in U.S.

In 2011, Charleston earned the Top U.S. City award in the Conde Nast Traveler's Readers Choice honors. Cast your vote in the 2012 survey before April 30th.

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For Immediate Release, October 2011

What's New in the Charleston Area: Fall 2011 - Winter 2012

New CACVB initiatives, attractions, restaurants, specialty products, tours and awards as well as a list of upcoming special events and festivals for October 2011 - March 2012.

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For Immediate Release, July 2011

Travel + Leisure Readers Rank Charleston Second Best City in America

Travel + Leisure Readers Rank Charleston Second Best City in America Giving the Lowcountry its Highest Ranking in the 16-Year History of the World's Best Awards

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For Immediate Release, June 2011

Charleston Named Finalist in Outside Magazine's Best Town Contest

Charleston has been selected by Outside magazine, America’s leading active-lifestyle publication, as a finalist in its search to determine the best Outside town in America.

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For Immediate Release, May 2011

Geography, Latitude and Attitude: Lowcounty Eco Appeal

The Lowcounty's innate eco appeal stems from a rare combination of geography, latitude and attitude.

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For Immediate Release, April 2011

Charleston Explorers Club Launch

The Charleston Area CVB has launched its new Charleston Explorers Club to aid parents in creative trip planning by offering itinerary ideas that will spark children’s imaginations and fulfill their appetites for adventure.

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For Immediate Release, April 2011

What's New for Spring 2011

City Market Renovation; Upcoming Events and Festivals; New Air Service, Programs and Tours; Hotel and Restaurant News

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For Immediate Release, March 2011

Charleston Area Civil War Sesquicentennial Events

The Charleston area served as the backdrop for many of the Civil War’s significant events, landmark dates of the American Civil War that will be commemorated by the Fort Sumter-Fort Moultrie Historical Trust this year.

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For Immediate Release, February 2011

Charleston Area Girlfriend Getaways

The Charleston area is encouraging women to trade their social media and mobile devices for a real girlfriend bonding getaway experience this spring and summer.

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For Immediate Release, January 2011

You are Invited on a Lowcountry Culinary Adventure

Area farms, markets, tours and restaurants allow visitors to experience an Urban Fork Safari in Charleston.

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For Immediate Release, December 2010

Charleston, S.C., Rings in the New Year with Lowcountry Flair

A list of the Lowcountry's 2011 festivals and special events.

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For Immediate Release, November 2010

Charming Charleston Top Pick for Destination Weddings

Bridal Venues Marry New Beginnings with Destination’s Historic Landmarks.

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For Immediate Release, October 2010

Celebrate Christmas in Charleston

African American praise house spirituals, authentic Victorian era trimmings and heirloom recipes illuminate some of the nation’s most historic homes and plantations during the holiday season in Charleston, South Carolina.

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For Immediate Release, September 2010

What’s New for Fall 2010 in Charleston, South Carolina

"What's New" in the Charleston, SC Area for Fall 2010: including new packages, tours, attractions, events and awards and culinary and airfare news.

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For Immediate Release, September 2010

Charleston, South Carolina Voted 2010 "Best Tennis Town"

Charleston captures title and $100,000 for community tennis programming, as part of USTA's second nationwide search for America's best tennis communities.

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For Immediate Release, July 2010

Top 10 Things to See and Do in Charleston, S.C., This Fall

As the lazy days of summer make way for mild, sunny days and cool, crisp evenings, the Charleston, S.C. area prepares for its biggest fall season yet. Cobblestone streets lined with historic buildings and moss-laden oak trees provide a charming backdrop to more than 70 music festivals, food events and historic tours taking place this fall, making it the perfect time for travelers to visit.

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For Immediate Release, June 2010

The Coolest Summer School Around: A Family Vacation to Charleston, S.C.

We’ve all heard the old adage “learning doesn’t stop once you leave the classroom” before, but it’s not always easy to keep minds sharp once school’s out for summer. A family vacation to Charleston, S.C. is a great educational alternative to the poolside lounging and TV watching that usually fill the lazy days of summer.

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For Immediate Release, June 2010

Enter to Win One of Five Family Vacations to Charleston, S.C. Video Submissions Due June 15

Pack the trunk and print the driving directions—‘tis the season for the great American tradition: the summer road trip.

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For Immediate Release, June 2010

WHAT’S NEW IN THE CHARLESTON, SC AREA: SUMMER 2010

"What's New" in the Charleston, SC Area for Summer 2010: Including new packages, food news, new awards, new events, new developments and more.

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For Immediate Release, May 2010

James Beard Foundation Awards Best Chef In The Southeast Title To Charleston Chef for Third Year in a Row

Sean Brock of McCrady’s Restaurant beat out stiff competition to continue the three-year tradition for the destination, riding the wave of success started by two other star Charleston chefs, FIG’s Mike Lata (2009) and Hominy Grill’s Robert Stehling (2008).

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