Where charm and southern hospitality blend gracefully with the modern and progressive. Summerville is rich in history with a focus on economic development that preserves the past while building for the future. Steeped in natural beauty of lush pines and blooming azaleas Summerville may be a small town, but when you’re a small town with big charm anything is possible. Only 25 minutes from Charleston and eight miles from the beautiful historic Hwy 61 where the plantations will make you feel like you’ve stepped back in time. Whether you’re looking for a festival, an outdoor event, or a community theatre, you can find all there is to do by checking out our community calendar for upcoming local events.
Summerville is host to several unique events, like Sculpture in the South, and the Flowertown Festival – all held in beautiful Azalea Park, a 12-acre oasis in the heart of town with peaceful ponds, paths, fountains, tennis courts, and an amazing collection of permanent sculpture..
Summerville is a booming area for real estate with upscale living and several top golf courses. Nexton, Carnes Crossroads, Summers Corner, The Ponds and Cane Bay all have a wide range of homes and town homes to fit a variety of budgets and provide numerous community amenities including neighborhood pools, tennis courts, fish stocked ponds, walking trails, fitness centers, and more.