Charleston's Premier Waterfront Venue

Located at the foot of the Ravenel Bridge, just minutes from historic downtown Charleston and it's surrounding beaches, Harborside East is an elegant and unique setting that boasts breathtaking views of the Charleston Harbor while offering abundant waterfront entertaining opportunities.

The venue includes more than 10,000 square feet of indoor and outdoor space perfect for weddings, cocktail receptions, private parties, showers or corporate events. Harborside East can accommodate up to 600 guests, however its versatile layout provides an equally ideal space for smaller, more intimate events, whether inside its elegantly decorated interior or on its outdoor patio overlooking the harbor and beautiful marshland. The property also features a 1,500 square foot commercial grade kitchen, as well as four different waterfront ceremony options. Harborside East is a space that will undoubtedly provide a sophisticated and memorable setting for that very important occasion.

Venue Details

  • Over 10,000 square feet of usable indoor/outdoor space
  • 1,500 square foot commercial grade kitchen


  • 250 ppl seated indoors for a plated meal
  • 175 ppl seated for a meal including food stations and a band indoors
  • 250 ppl standing with food stations and a band indoors
  • 125 ppl seated under patio awning for a plated meal
  • 250 ppl standing under pation awning
  • Capacity is 600 standing utilizing inside and outside


  • Uniquely decorated elegant interior
  • Indoor/Outdoor stainless steel bars
  • Outdoor space includes partially covered patio
  • Wrought iron patio furniture
  • Option to tent entire patio
  • Four waterfront wedding ceremony options
  • Approximately 200 onsite parking spaces
  • iPod/CD compatible sound system
  • Bridal room
  • Coat room
  • Ice machine
This place is amazing inside and out! The views from the patio are breathtaking and makes for beautiful photos. And the inside is beautiful with dark wood walls and chandeliers. All of our guest commented how great the venue was. Everyone was easy to work with! Could not have pictured a more beautiful place to have my wedding reception! — April - bride