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April 03, 2017


Charleston, SC

An Evening of Jazz Under the Stars will be a setting for music and charitable giving in Magnolia Plantation and Garden’s historic Carriage House nestled along the scenic Ashley River.

Enjoy jazz by legendary musician Charlton Singleton and Contemporary Flow mixed with signature dishes from prominent Lowcountry chefs. The evening will include a live and silent auction to benefit Make-A-Wish® South Carolina.

This unforgettable evening will be held from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. on Sunday, May 21, as Lowcountry residents bring awareness of Make-A-Wish South Carolina’s mission and raise funds to grant wishes for children across the state.

Tickets and sponsorships are available at

For more information contact, Misty Farmer at or 864-250-0702, extension 101 and Karen Lucht cebzbgvbaf@zntabyvncynagngvba.pbz or 843-571-1266, extension 225.

Magnolia Event


About Make-A-Wish® South Carolina
Make-A-Wish® South Carolina grants the wishes of children with life-threatening medical conditions to enrich the human experience with hope, strength and joy. Make-A-Wish® South Carolina has never turned a qualified child away and granted 180 wishes last year.  Make-A-Wish® South Carolina receives funding through private donations, individuals, companies and special events. For more information about Make-A-Wish® South Carolina, visit and discover how you can share the power of a wish®.

About Magnolia Plantation & Gardens 
Magnolia has been selected as one of "America's Most Beautiful Gardens" by Travel and Leisure magazine. It is the only garden honored with this distinction in South Carolina. Founded in 1676 by the Drayton family, Magnolia has survived the centuries and witnessed the history of the United States unfold before it from the American Revolution through the Civil War and beyond. It is the oldest public tourist site in the Lowcountry, and the oldest public gardens in America, opening its doors to visitors in 1870 to view the thousands of beautiful flowers and plants in its famous gardens. 


WHAT: A fundraiser for Make-A-Wish hosted by Magnolia Plantation & Gardens

WHO should attend: Media is invited to attend for photo and B-roll ops. This event is open to the public.


  • Live Jazz entertainment by legendary musician, Charlton Singleton and Contemporary Flow
  • hors d'oeuvres and appetizers from prominent Lowcountry chefs
  • Live and Silent Auctions 
  • Stunning setting at the Carriage House nestled on the Ashley River at Magnolia Plantation & Gardens

WHEN: Sunday, May 21, 2017. 6pm-9pm

WHERE: Magnolia Plantation & Gardens 3550 Ashley River Road, Charleston, SC 29414

WHY: Magnolia Plantation & Gardens has partnered with Make-A-Wish South Carolina to grant wishes for children with life-threatening medical conditions. Make-A-Wish believes a wish experience can be a game-changer - a wish is treatment in the form of hope, strength and joy.  


  • Sponsorships & Ticketing: Misty Farmer 864-250-0702 x 101

  • Auction: Karen Lucht 843-571-1266 x 225

  • Media: Crystal Alifanow, Communications Manager 864-250-0702 x 103

Relevant Hashtags:  #EveningUnderTheStars

Relevant Tags:

  • Facebook/Twitter/Instagram: @MakeAWishSC 
  • Facebook: @Magnolia-Plantation-and-Gardens-96960662156

Relevant Links: and


Press Contact

Crystal Alifanow
Director of Communications
225 South Pleasantburg Drive C17
Greenville, SC  29607

Phone : (864) 250-0702 x103
Fax : (864) 250-0704


Make-A-Wish® South Carolina
225 South Pleasantburg Drive
Greenville, SC 29607
(864) 250-0702
Toll Free (800) 293-9474