After receiving enormous success around the world—in cities like Paris, Barcelona, and New York –Candlelight is bringing its signature sea of candles and breathtaking music performances to Charleston, and these unique concerts are sure to blow your mind. You can enjoy some of the greatest works of music, including Vivaldi, Fleetwood Mac, Taylor Swift, Joe Hisaishi, and many more.
This season, the historic Unitarian Church and beloved live music venue The Music Farm are some of the remarkable settings hosting these spectacular concerts. These impressive locations make for the ideal place to sit back and enjoy spellbinding renditions of your favorite artists’ music.
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Featured Candlelight concerts in Charleston
Best of Marvin Gaye, Stevie Wonder, and More
Candlelight invites you this summer to a celebration of legends that have captured the zeitgeist of American soul, but somehow have also became wildly popular across the world. Mark your calendars for a very special evening dedicated to iconic soul artists in the likes of Stevie Wonder, The Prince of Motown, Aretha Franklin and more.
As Range Ensemble takes to the stage to give their classical take on soul classics, The Music Farm will be flooded by a sea of flickering candles, making the atmosphere all the more inviting. What better place to celebrate these legendary hit makers than at this fabulous live music venue? So, don’t be “Uptight” and join in on the fun at The Music Farm. “Signed, Sealed, Delivered”!
Candlelight: A Tribute to Fleetwood Mac
If you’re in the mood for something a bit more pop and folk rock, you can opt for a candlelit performance of some of Fleetwood Mac’s greatest hits inside the progressive Unitarian Church. Not only is this stunning venue the oldest Unitarian church in the South, but it was also added to the list of National Historic Landmarks in 1976. This tribute concert is all about celebrating the multiple Grammy Award-winning band’s legacy. Fans will be delighted to hear “Gypsy”, “Dreams”, “Landslide”, “You Make Loving Fun”, “Go Your Own Way”, and many more.
The British-American band performed in the Municipal Auditorium back in 1975. Now, almost 30 years later, Charleston will praise Fleetwood Mac’s legacy in a unique concert, performed live by a piano and violin duo. This is an event you won’t want to miss out on.
Candlelight: Classic Rock on Strings
As the second oldest church building in Charleston, The Unitarian Church sets the remarkable scene for this tribute to the beloved genre of rock ‘n’ roll. Pay homage to rock legends like Bon Jovi and Guns n’ Roses and enjoy classical takes on iconic songs such as Stairway to Heaven and Sweet Home Alabama performed by the talented Listeso String Quartet. Listen to your favorite rock songs in a whole new light at this magical tribute concert to remember.
All Upcoming Candlelight Concerts in Charleston
Candlelight has been met with countless 5-star reviews from all over the USA. Guests have said that the evenings are “a creative, enchanting, and new concert experience” and that “the performers were fantastic!”
“Amazing experience and awesome musicians!” – A Tribute to Taylor Swift
“Stunning venue! The quartet played beautifully! Bravo!” – A Tribute to Vivaldi’s Four Seasons
“Wonderful performance with an incredible ambiance.” – Classic Rock on Strings
“Fantastic experience!” – A Tribute to Queen and More
Whether you prefer classical music, or are a fan of contemporary pop and rock music, you’ll be in for a treat at these intimate Candlelight concerts. These magical renditions by our incredibly talented musicians will allow you to experience your favorite music like never before. These incredible concerts take place over the course of 60 mesmerizing minutes and doors open 45 minutes before the scheduled start time.
Whether you want to invite your friends, bring that special someone or come on your own, these Candlelight concerts make for a magical evening plan in Charleston.
Note: For the safety of our audience, all of the candlelight will be provided through flameless candles.