Art on the Beach

Nov 8, 2020 | Sullivans Island, SC

Sunday, November 8, 2020 will commemorate the 21st Anniversary of Art on the Beach. Explore popup art galleries in private residences around Sullivans Island with sweet and savory treats from local chefs along the tour. A limited amount of tickets remain. This event sells out annually.

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About Art on the Beach

Art on the Beach is a dynamic tour of homes on Sullivan’s Island, held annually on the second Sunday in November. Tickets are required to enjoy this self guided tour from 1:00-5:00pm. Ticket holders may begin their journey at any home – a map will be provided the week of the event. Patrons are encouraged to hop from home to home exploring a well curated gallery of artists in each location. Materials range from fine art to found art, including jewelers and small batch craft makers. Sample cuisine from local chefs along the tour. All proceeds from this event will benefit Charleston Pro Bono Legal Services, a non-profit organization that provides free civil legal services to hundreds of low-income individuals and families in our community each year.


Frequently Asked Questions

How do I purchase tickets to the event?

Tickets for the 2020 Event will go on sale July 1. A link for ticket purchase will be posted on our website and social media accounts. Please be mindful, this event sells out annually. We strongly recommend anyone interested in attending to purchase their ticket early.

How much do tickets cost?

Advance tickets are $65 per ticket for general admission. Tickets sold the day of the event are $75. Please note, this was a sold out event in 2016, 2017, 2018, and 2019. There are a limited number of tickets available and if we sell out before 11/08/20, we will not be selling any tickets the day of the event. We encourage anyone interested in attending to purchase your tickets in advance.

How do I know what homes are included on the tour?

We will release the addresses of participating homes a few days before the event. A map will be posted at the top of this website and on our social media outlets. The map will also be printed on all event brochures which are available at each of the homes on the tour. You may start at any home on the tour and go in any order.

Do I need my ticket to enter each home?

You will only need your ticket to enter the first home on the tour. It will be scanned by one of our volunteers at which point you will receive an event wristband. This wristband will serve as your entry to the remaining homes on the tour. You can also have it scanned at the information table. 

What’s the story with the gift box raffle?

As a thank you to the homeowners and top sponsors, we collected donations from participating artists, chefs, and sponsors to create a gift boxes. One of these boxes are available for raffle. Tickets are sold at the Information Table. Tickets for the raffle are $20 per ticket. No two boxes are the same as many of the items include are prints or originals works from the artists.

How can I become an artist for the 2020 event?

We’re pleased that this event has grown over the years. We now utilize an artist application. The application is located on our website but clicking “Get Involved” and selecting “Artist”. Please note, participating artists agree to donate 20% of sale to our beneficiary, and we require a deposit for approved artists.

How can I become a sponsor for the event?

Companies or individuals interested in sponsoring the event can learn more information by clicking “Get Involved” at the top of this website and selecting “Sponsors”.

Featured Guests


Danielle Cather Cohen
Danielle Cather Cohen

2018 Featured Artist

Maryann Mazurek
Maryann Mazurek

The Event Cooperative

Janie Ball
Janie Ball

2019 Featured Artist

Alissa Lietzow
Alissa Lietzow

Charleston Pro Bono Legal Services

Event Beneficiary


Tour Map

The tour map for Art on the Beach changes annually. The 2020 map will be released to ticket holders during the week of the event. Art on the Beach will take place on the second Sunday of November on Sullivan’s Island, South Carolina.


2020 Tour Map Coming Soon


Get in Touch

Still have questions? Need more information? Send us a message and we will get in touch to help.


We’d like to thank our 2019 Sponsors!

Ackerman Foundation

Ed Westbrook, Esq.

Friends of IOPSC

Jerry & Cheryl Kaynard, Esq


JJR Development, LLC


John Bleecker, Esq.

Russ & Venetia Vaughn

Summer Eudy, Esq.

Tim Reese, Dunes Properties