Life in Summerville

December 10, 2019

A Summerville Christmas

Christmas is a wonderful time, and it becomes almost Norman Rockwell-like here in Summerville.  There is plenty to do around town for date nights and family outings. Summerville Events We started the season with the Christmas Tree Lighting and Live Window Display.  Many people came out to celebrate.  The streets […]
November 19, 2019

Palmetto Gaming – The New Gaming Store in Town

Are you a local gamer?  Or maybe you’re a parent or grandparent looking for new ways to connect with your kiddos?  I stumbled upon a new place in Summerville that holds a little spark of magic, which is saying a lot for someone who has never been a gamer! Palmetto […]
November 1, 2019

Summerville Events around town – November 2019

It’s November and with the holidays quickly approaching and fall weather finally here, it’s time to get out and do some things around town.  There is a lot to choose from and I’ve compiled a shortlist of some of the things going on in Summerville.  Let me know if you […]
October 18, 2019

Scarecrows on the Square in Summerville

Scarecrows on the Square is put on by the Junior Service League of Summerville every year.  If you haven’t seen Hutchinson Square this week, the scarecrows have been up since October 13th.  Businesses, civic groups, schools and individuals all contribute.  They’ll be on display this year until Friday, October 24th […]
October 8, 2019

Summerville Events – Oct to Nov 2019

Fall weather is starting to grace our days.  It’s the perfect time to get outside and do some of the things that are going on around Summerville.  Below is a list of events, festivals, live music and feasts coming up in the next month. Edisto Blackwater Boogie October 11, 2pm […]
September 25, 2019

The Sweet Tea Trail – what is it?

Summerville and Sweet Tea Many of you know that Summerville is the “Birthplace of Sweet Tea.”   This is based on a list of items purchased in 1890 for a reunion of old soldiers near Summerville which included 600 pounds of sugar, and 880 gallons of iced tea.   Although our history […]
September 19, 2019
Community Center

Enjoy the New Rollins Edwards Community Center

We all know Summerville works hard to make this a great place to live.  Another gem that was recently added to what the town offers is the Rollins Edwards Community Center.  The Town of Summerville, with a vision, purchased the old SC National Guard Armory in 2014.  It was then […]
September 3, 2019

Identifying the Animals on the South Carolina Beaches

It’s fun to go shell hunting on the beach but there’s so much more to see than just shells.  Here’s is a shortlist of the things you’ll find on the beaches near Charleston. Horseshoe Crab Their name indicates they’re a crab but they are not in the crab family.  They […]
August 28, 2019

The Bark Tales – The New Pet Care Service in Town

A lot of us have pets who are a part of our family.  We love them and take them with us where ever we can.  What about the times we can’t take them with us?  When we have to leave them at home?  That’s where The Bark Tales comes in. […]