Frequently Asked Questions

   Am I allowed to bring my own food?

 You will choose from venues approved caterer. There are many wonderful caterers to choose from

    May I bring my own alcohol?

You may provide the alcohol for your guests. This is a great savings for you You will choose your bartender from our approved list

    Will other events take place at the same time?

No, your event will be the only one for your scheduled time

     How do I reserve the date?

A 50% deposit is required to reserve your date. 60 days before your event, the balance will be paid along with a $500.00 damage deposit


      May I use my own vendors?

Yes, you are welcome to bring any vendor with the exception of caterer and bartender

     How do I schedule a tour of the venue?

Tours are scheduled by appointment every day of the week 10am-4pm. You may contact with email, call or text 803-329-7143


     What method of payment is required?

We accept cash, check, money order, Zelle, credit or debit card or Venmo

     What is included with the rental?

We provide tables & chiavari chairs along with outside ceremony chairs for the pavilion. Decorations and linens are not provided.

     Will someone be on site during my event?

Yes, a Southern Charm Staff member will be on site during the entire event.

     Are we allowed to leave our vehicle overnight?

Yes, you or your guests are welcome to leave their vehicle overnight with pick up the next day.

     Is insurance required?


Yes, you are required to have day of event insurance with Southern Charm Events as additional insured. We can provide the source to purchase this. 

     Is insurance required of my vendors?

Yes, your caterer, bartender and DJ/Band/Entertainment & Planner are required to have insurance with Southern Charm Events listed as additional insured.

    Am I required to have a Day of Coordinator or Planner?

Yes, you are required to have a Day of Coordinator or Planner that is not a guest.  Southern Charm Events can offer a Day of Coordinator for a fee.