Mount Pleasant Memorial Waterfront Park, Mount Pleasant

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Park · Hidden Gem · Nature / Park
Regarded as the crown jewel of Mount Pleasant, Memorial Waterfront Park offers many amenities including plenty of lawn for picnics and family fun, a nautical-themed playground, the River Watch Café for sandwiches, ice cream and souvenirs, and a 1,250-foot pier extending out into Charleston Harbor where you can do some great fishing or just sit and swing while taking in the incredible view and sunsets. A number of Lowcountry-favorite events occur in the park from April through September including the Blessing of the Fleet & Seafood Festival, Shaggin' on the Cooper, Party in the Park and more!
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  • I had a few minutes to spare prior to meeting a friend for lunch. The park was a nice place to spend a few minutes, and stretch my legs.  more »
  • We loved this. A nice walk on the pier. Lots of places to sit and relax or eat lunch. Nice views of the aircraft carrier, harbor and the bridge from Charleston. We went in the evening and were able...  more »
  • Clean area and lots ( and lots) of space. Lots of places to sit and enjoy the landscape. Bring the kids; lots of space to run and play and the playground areas are well equipped and laid out with different areas for different age groups. Pet-friendly, too. There is also a cafe on the pier walkway and it lines up nice to view the sunset.
  • A good place to walk and enjoy the view of Charleston and the majestic bridge. Some paints can be seen and there are events of dance for the community. From one of the corners of the park, you can reach the side walk on the bridge (approximately 2,3 miles walking to the highest point) to have a fabulous view of Charleston, Mount Pleasant and its historical fortifications.
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