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When do you have shows?

Wed-Thurs 7-10pm, Thurs-Sat 7-11:30pm (Doors open at 6:30pm). Sunday: Dance Lessons & Swing Dance 7-10pm

Additional special events will be posted on our ticket page.

Where are you located?

477 King St., Charleston, SC 29403 (Downtown)

Where should I park?

  • ​Metered King Street Parking​

  • Visitor Center Parking Garage: 63 Mary St.

  • Visitor Center Parking Lot: 375 Meeting St.

  • Paid Lot: Corner of King St. and Radcliffe St.

Is there a dress code?

There is no required dress code.  We recommend smart casual, unless an event is specially noted.

How can I tip the band?

If a tip jar is not present, Venmo and PayPal links are posted above in the header.  Thank you for your support of live music!

Is the club handicap accessible?

Yes, please see our concierge for seating assistance.


Is seating reserved?

Seating is sold by section: VIP, Premium, and General. You can select your seating on the Map ChartIf you buy tickets at the door, you will be seated by the concierge according to availability, party size and seating section. 

Do you serve food and drinks?

Forte offers charcuterie platters, paninis, desserts, pastries and snacks along with an eclectic menu of  wine, wine-based cocktails and domestic, imported and local beer. 


What attractions are close by?

  • Charleston Area Visitor Center

  • Marion Square Park

  • The Children's Museum

  • The Charleston Museum

Are tickets required to watch the livestream?

NOTE: Not all shows are live streamed.  As part of our commitment to making live music available to all, our livestream is accessible without a ticket.  You may show your support by clicking on our virtual tip jar.

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