South Carolina's best family-friendly after-dinner outings
Dinner is done, but your family has saved plenty of room for fun. Reward your clean-plate club with a visit to our favorite South Carolina spots for after-dinner adventure.
The Big Mo -- Monetta Drive-In Theatre
There's nothing quite like a classic drive-in theater: kids eating buttery popcorn as your favorite flick filters through the front windows of the car. Pile in together and try to stay awake through the end of the double feature.
5822 Columbia Highway North
Monetta, South Carolina 29105
Berry Island Ice Cream Café
Voted one of the best ice cream parlors in the U.S. by USA Today, Berry Island Ice Cream will serve you a scoop of nostalgia, including Barbara Streisand's favorite -- mocha almond fudge – which she enjoyed while filming The Prince of Tides. Whether you choose a cup or cone, this is one after-dinner treat that can't be beat.
1 Merchant Lane, #102
Lady's Island, South Carolina 29907
Stargazing outside is fun unless the weather gets in the way. Rain or shine, spend a night under the stars at DuPont Planetarium and explore the beautiful and vast mysteries of our universe and beyond.
471 University Parkway
Aiken, South Carolina 29801-6389
It may be one, two, three strikes you're out at the old ball game, but a night cheering for the Charleston RiverDogs is always a home run. Grab your cap and a jersey, and take in America's favorite pastime.
360 Fishburne Street
Charleston, South Carolina 29403
Paradise Lanes Family Entertainment Center
With 32 bowling lanes and arcade room with prizes, there's no sparing the fun at Paradise Lanes. Gather your crew for some post-dinner competition and strike a perfect score in camaraderie.
469 E. Black Stock Road
Spartanburg, South Carolina 29301