A Lowcountry Coastal Community

Mount Pleasant, South Carolina has more than 300 years of history. From natives who enjoyed the bounties of the waters here through today, this town has thrived on the east side of the Cooper River where she rises on a high bluff.

Our site is dedicated to all the people across history who have contributed their blood, sweat, tears and toil to building this fabulous town. Today our city ranks as the 4th largest in our state and is one of the fastest growing ones in the US.

Homes For Sale in Mt. Pleasant

So many incredible new homes are available for sale in this water-centric town. Click through to see what’s on the market now.

Parks Galore

From Mt. Pleasant’s Waterfront Park on the Cooper River to Palmetto Islands County Park, there are beautiful parks for a fabulous afternoon of exploration.

Mount Pleasant Lifestyle

The advantages of life in Mount Pleasant include some of the Lowcountry’s most beloved features. No matter where you choose to live, you’re only moments away from Shem Creek, the Farmers’ Market, the historic old village, restaurants and shops.

Mount Pleasant Farmers Market

Mount Pleasant Farmers’ Market

Every Tuesday from April – September. Mt. Pleasant Farmers Market Pavilion (Moultrie Middle School), 645 Coleman Blvd, Mt Pleasant, SC 29464

Shem Creek Boardwalk

2,200 feet long, the boardwalk runs from Coleman Blvd to the mouth of the creek. Standing at the harbor end of the walkway, you can see the harbor.

Paddling Mount Pleasant

Paddle with dolphins and pelicans through the beautiful creeks and waterways of the village. Head out to Crab Bank or inland.

Area beaches near Mount Pleasant are close to Shell Landing

East Beaches

Sullivans Island and Isle of Palms are minutes away from any Mt. Pleasant resident. You can have toes in the sand in ~ 15 min!

Fine dining in Mt Pleasant is easy when you live at Shell Landing

Mount Pleasant Restaurants

Mount Pleasant’s award-winning restaurants serve a wide array of food. You can dine waterfront or find family-friendly farm to table spreads.

Stroll over the Cooper River Bridge

Ravenel Bridge

Walk or bike the Ravenel Bridge. It’s only minutes away from your home in Mt. Pleasant. Or meander Mount Pleasant’s favorite park along the Cooper River.

Convenient to Charleston

close to the historic district

Mount Pleasant is moments from  Charleston, South Carolina’s historic district and the world-class restaurants and cultural offerings for which this #1 ranked city is renowned.

Our Location

From Our Blog

Mount Pleasant Shopping Destinations are Icons of Style

Where are the most recommended places to shop in Mount Pleasant, South Carolina? Our round-up offers some crowd-sourced faves as well as community icons. Everything from hardware to homewares to handmade designs can be found in these distinctive shops.

Mount Pleasant’s Christmas Light Parade is a Beloved Tradition

Nothing is more beloved than Mt. Pleasant’s Christmas Light Parade. Local groups, businesses, celebrities and bands parade down Coleman Boulevard spreading holiday cheer and getting us all in the mood for Santa on the town fire engine to end the parade on a high note. Don’t miss 2020’s parade.

Breweries of Local, Craft Beer in Mount Pleasant

Breweries in Mt. Pleasant The craft beer industry in the United States, and particularly South Carolina, is continuing to boom. Whether from a desire to drink local, craft brews or a desire to know the people, ingredients and methods which go into one’s beer, or from a desire to be trendy, the consumption of local […]

Recreational Shrimp Season

Every fall, local residents who enjoy shrimping plan their calendars to get a bounty of the amazing sweet shrimp that come from the coastal waters around Mount Pleasant. Find out all you need to know about shrimping over bait in the fall, including regulations and how to use the shrimp you catch.

Paddle sports on Shem Creek, Mt. Pleasant waterways

Living in Mount Pleasant comes with the bonus of proximity to saltmarsh and tidal creeks. Getting out on the water in a kayak or on an SUP gives you a new perspective. From the water, admire the beauty of the ecosystem, experience the birds and beauty of this coastal paradise.

Boone Hall Sunflowers Radiant and Ready for Fall Selfies

Get an instant dose of Happy. Take your family out for a visit to the Boone Hall Sunflower fields. Get location, hours and details on this year’s sunflower season.

Mount Pleasant’s Memorial Waterfront Park is an Area Favorite

Sunsets, Fishing, Celebrations and More Possible at the Park There’s probably not a person alive who dislikes walking along the waterfront watching the sunset.     View this post on Instagram   A post shared by Town of Mount Pleasant, SC (@experiencemp) on Aug 19, 2020 at 4:00pm PDT   In the shadow of the […]

Sweetgrass Baskets Are Works of Art

Sweetgrass baskets are coiled baskets “sewed” by African Americans who have preserved and cherished their tradition of creating these baskets from native grasses. The craft was brought to these shores during slavery times in the hearts, hands, and minds of those who were enslaved on rice growing farms in the area.

Oyster Roasts a Fall and Winter Celebration

If it’s fall, then oyster season has opened and folks are just waiting for cold weather to enjoy an oyster roast. The waters north of Mt. Pleasant are a great place for recreational oyster harvests. Learn more about hosting an oyster roast.

So Many Restaurants…

  Hungry? The only issue is choosing where to eat. Dining options in Mt. P include everybody’s faves like pizza and seafood to fine dining options. Eater offers up a list of some of their top choices which include Carmen y Juan’s, The Shellmore, Kanpai, Langdon’s and a few others. Long-standing faves such as Tavern […]