August PlanAhead: Your August Charleston events calendar

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TheBuy
Holy City Farmers Market | Every Wednesday | 4-7 p.m. | Holy City Brewing, 1021 Aragon Ave. | Free | Come by for live music + support local vendors with items for sale.
North Charleston Farmers Market | Every Thursday | 3-7 p.m. | 4800 Park Cir., North Charleston | Free | Support local farmers + shop for fresh SC Certified produce — a new food truck will be featured each week.
Mount Pleasant Farmers Market | Every Tuesday | 3:30-7 p.m. | Mt. Pleasant Farmers Market Pavillion, 645 Coleman Blvd., Mt. Pleasant | Free | Come by for live music, fresh farm goods, and items on sale by local vendors.

FeaturedEvent
Summer fun at the Charleston Aqua Park | Now-Aug. 15 | $15+ | Trophy Lakes, 3050 Marlin Road, Johns Island | There’s still some summer break left to enjoy a number of fun activities at the Charleston Aqua Park — including Summer Camp + Family Happy Hour. 💧Ⓟ
Rescue Brew Beer Spokespet Contest | Now-Aug. 15 | 9 a.m.-8 p.m. | Virtual | $10 | Nominate your cat or dog for the second annual Rescue Brew Beer Spokesdog and Spokescat contest — winners will be announced on Oct. 16. 🐾 Ⓟ

Sunday, August 1

TheBuy
Sunday Brunch Farmers Market | Sun., Aug. 1 | 11 a.m.- 3 p.m. | The Pour House | Free | Show your support to many farmers + artisans by shopping locally. 🧺

WaterCooler
Columbia Fireflies vs. Charleston RiverDogs | Sun., Aug. 1 | 5:05 p.m. | Joseph P. Riley, Jr. Park | $8+ | It’s family day at The Joe with fun activities for all ages — peep the special RiverDogs uniforms. ⚾

Active
Outdoor Yoga | Sun., Aug. 1 | 12-1 p.m. | Ghost Monkey Brewery | $10 | Learn from instructor Reagan Sobel for all levels of yoga + then enjoy lunch from Dashi food truck. 🧘
Bendy Brewski Yoga at Holy City | Sun., Aug. 1 | 10 a.m. | Holy City Brewing | $15 | Enjoy drinks + a marshview as you participate in a class for all. 🍺
Hatha & Hops — Yoga at Two Blokes | Sun., Aug. 1 | 11-11:45 a.m. | Two Blokes Brewing | $12+ | Come for the 3 B’s: bending, breathing, and brews 一 B.Y.O.M(at).

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The Little Mermaid | Sun., Aug. 1 | 3 p.m. | Queen Street Playhouse | Free | Journey under the sea for the tale of Ariel. 🧜‍♀️

Monday, August 2

Show
Free Open Mic Night/Comedy | Mon., Aug. 2 | 7:30-10:30 p.m. | The Sparrow, 1078 E. Montague Ave., Ste. D, North Charleston | Free, donations appreciated | It’s your turn to take the stage and share your best jokes – must be 21+ to attend. 🎤

ForKids
Jr. Pet Helpers Presents: Hairy Pawtter Camp | Mon., Aug. 2-Fri. Aug 6 | 10-11:30 a.m. | Pet Helpers Adoption Shelter and Spay/Neuter Clinic, 1447 Folly Rd. | $100 | Get firsthand experience learning about furry friends in the community with a Harry Potter theme — a mix of virtual and in-person activities offered.  🐶

Arts
Halloween In August: Maleficent | Mon., Aug. 2 | 6-9 p.m. | Frothy Beard Brewing Company | $35 | Spooky season is coming to you early at this sip + paint event featuring a Disney villain on the canvas. 😈

Outdoors
Marine Mammal Mondays | Mon., Aug. 2 | 5-7 p.m. | Salty Dog – Seabrook Island | Free | Adopt a dolphin + learn more about the marine mammals from local experts in the backyard of the Lowcountry. 🐬

TryThis
Sweet Tea Trail Tour | Mon., Aug. 2 | 10 a.m.-12 p.m. | Hutchinson Square, 112 S. Main St., Summerville | $100 | Calling all sweet tea lovers to tour the birthplace of sweet tea + view the historic homes of Summerville. 🍋
Monday Night Bingo | Mon., Aug. 2 | 6-8 p.m. | Low Tide Brewing | Free | Have some Monday fun with friends with bingo, brews + bites. 🍻

FeaturedEvent
Summer fun at the Charleston Aqua Park | Now-Aug. 15 | $15+ | Trophy Lakes, 3050 Marlin Road, Johns Island | There’s still some summer break left to enjoy a number of fun activities at the Charleston Aqua Park — including Summer Camp + Family Happy Hour. 💧 Ⓟ

Tuesday, August 3

WaterCooler
Augusta GreenJackets vs. Charleston RiverDogs | Tues., Aug. 3 | 7:05 p.m. | Joseph P. Riley, Jr. Park | $8+ | Bring your 4-legged friends out for Dog Day at The Joe + enjoy $2 hot dogs and beer. 🐶

TheBuy
Mount Pleasant Farmers Market | Tues., Aug. 3 | 3:30-7 p.m. | 645 Coleman Blvd. | Free | Shop local + get fresh fruits and veggies 一 peaches are now in harvest. 🍑

Family
National Night Out | Tues., Aug. 3 | 6-8 p.m. | Mt. Pleasant Memorial Waterfront Park | Free | Get to know the Mount Pleasant Police Department as they present an evening of live music, food trucks + a bounce house. 👮

Drink
Sweet Tea Trail Tour | Tues., Aug. 3 | 10 a.m.-12 p.m. | Hutchinson Square, 112 S. Main St., Summerville | $100 | Calling all sweet tea lovers to tour the birthplace of sweet tea. 🍋
Tuesday Night Wine Tasting | Tues., Aug. 3 | Accent on Wine, 5401 Netherby Ln., Ste. 1003, North Charleston | $14 | Try 4 different wines + possibly discover your new favorite. 🍷

Arts
Halloween in August: Hocus Pocus 2 | Tues., Aug. 3 | 6:30-9:30 p.m. | Saltwater Cowboys | $35 | Halloween is coming to the Holy City a little early — take in one of the city’s best views as you paint these 3 famous sisters. 🎃

Show
Gino Castillo & The Cuban Cowboys | Tues., Aug. 3 |  6:30-9:30 p.m. | Charleston Pour House | $10 cash | Listen to some of the finest music that Cuba has to offer + vibe through the night. 🇨🇺

Wednesday, August 4

WaterCooler
Augusta GreenJackets vs. Charleston RiverDogs | Wed., Aug. 4 | 7:05 p.m. | Joseph P. Riley, Jr. Park | $8+ | Come out for Wicked Wednesday at the Joe + get good deals on craft beers. ⚾️

TheBuy
West Ashley Farmers Market | Wed., Aug. 4 | 3-6:30 p.m. | Ackerman Park | Free | Shop fresh local produce + packaged foods. 🥬

Active
CRC Group Run: Bridge Run from Bar Mash | Wed., Aug. 4 | 6:30-8 p.m. | Mercantile and Mash | Free | Go for a 30-minute run on the bridge + then socialize with fellow runners. 👟

TryThis
Sweet Tea Trail Tour | Wed., Aug. 4 | 10 a.m.-12 p.m. | Hutchinson Square, 112 S. Main St., Summerville | $100 | Calling all sweet tea lovers to tour the birthplace of sweet tea + view the historic homes of Summerville. 🍋

Film
Family Film Series: Goosebumps | Wed., Aug. 4 | 11 a.m. | Terrace Theater | $4 | Send shivers down your spine — free admission for kids under 10. 👻

Drink
Brains & Brews Trivia | Wed., Aug. 4 | 7-9 p.m. | Low Tide Brewing | Grab your friends + put your brains to the test — the featured food truck of the night will be Chicken Fats. 🍻

Outdoors
Counting On Nature | Wed., Aug. 4 | 8:30-10:30 a.m. | Johns Island County Park | $9 | Join this nature walk + possibly discover a new species in the Lowcountry. 🌿

Thursday, August 5

WaterCooler
Augusta GreenJackets vs. Charleston RiverDogs | Thurs., Aug. 5 | 7:05 p.m. | Joseph P. Riley, Jr. Park | $8+ | It’s Thirsty Thursday — enjoy $1 beers + support the home team at The Joe. ⚾

Show
First Thursday Gullah Spirituals | Thurs., Aug. 5 | 5:30-6:30 p.m. | Unitarian Church, 4 Archdale St. | $40 | Dance along to the music brought by the ancestors of the Gullah to the Lowcountry. 👏

TheBuy
North Charleston Farmers Market | Thurs., Aug. 5 | 3-7 p.m. | 4800 Park Cir., North Charleston | Free | Support local farmers + shop for fresh SC Certified produce — Don Sazon Empanadas is the featured food truck of the week. 🍅

Cause
Books for Beer | Thurs., Aug. 5 | 6 p.m. | Rusty Bull Brewing Co. | Free | Come out for $5 beers 一 donate a new or gently-used books for youth. 📚

TryThis
Sweet Tea Trail Tour | Thurs., Aug. 5 | 10 a.m.-12 p.m. | Hutchinson Square, 112 S. Main St., Summerville | $100 | From historic homes to beautiful gardens, sweet tea lovers will get to explore the birthplace of sweet tea. 🍋

Friday, August 6

WaterCooler
Augusta GreenJackets vs. Charleston RiverDogs | Fri., Aug. 6 | 7:05 p.m. | Joseph P. Riley, Jr. Park | $8+ | Join the RiverDogs for a fireworks display after every Friday game at The Joe. 🎆

Show
80s vs. 90s Music Video Dance Party | Fri., Aug. 6 | 9 p.m. | Charleston Music Hall, 37 John St. | $5 | Get ready to pop, lock + drop to everything from Prince and Madonna all the way to NSYNC and Biggie — fanny packs, all things neon, and gold chains are welcome. 🎉

TryThis
Sweet Tea Trail Tour | Fri., Aug. 6 | 10 a.m.-12 p.m. | Hutchinson Square, 112 S. Main St., Summerville | $100 | Calling all sweet tea lovers to tour the birthplace of sweet tea + view the historic homes of Summerville. 🍋

Family
Waterfront Music & Movies | Fri., Aug. 6 | 6-10:30 p.m. | Mt. Pleasant Memorial Waterfront Park | Free | Enjoy a Holy City sunset + bites from local food trucks as you watch a film 一 blankets and chairs are welcome. 🎬
Holy Rolly At Hunters Bend | Fri., Aug. 6 | 5-7:30 p.m. | 1200 Discovery Dr., Ladson | Free | I scream, you scream, we all scream for ice cream.🍦

Saturday, August 7

WaterCooler
Augusta Greenjackets vs. Charleston RiverDogs | Sat., Aug. 7 | 6:05 p.m. | Joseph P. Riley, Jr. Park | $8+ | You had us at “aloha” — it’s Luau Night at The Joe so bring the family out for food specials + Hawaiian music. 🌺

Outdoors
Essentials of Kayaking | Sat., Aug. 7 | 2-5 p.m. | James Island County Park | $45 | Learn the fundamentals of kayaking so you can paddle through Lowcountry marshes. 🛶

Parents
Prenatal Yoga | Sat., Aug. 7 | 10:45 a.m.-12:05 p.m. | Satsang Yoga, 1256 Ben Sawyer Blvd., Mt. Pleasant | $18 | Join other expecting mothers for empowering and informative yoga + leave feeling stronger and more relaxed.🤰

Show
Beats on the Beach | Sat., Aug. 7 | 2-5 p.m. | BLU Beach Bar & Grill | Free | Bring your friends out to the beach for great cocktails + live music from DJ Kaila. ⛱

TryThis
Sweet Tea Trail Tour | Sat., Aug. 7 | 10 a.m.-12 p.m. | Hutchinson Square, 112 S. Main St., Summerville | $100 | Nothing goes better together than Summerville + a nice glass of sweet tea — tour the birthplace of the South’s signature drink. 🍋

Sunday, August 8

WaterCooler
Augusta GreenJackets vs. Charleston RiverDogs | Sun, Aug. 8 | 5:05 p.m. | Joseph P. Riley, Jr. Park | $8+ | It’s Family Day at the Joe — celebrate the home team. ⚾️

Active
Hatha & Hops – Yoga at Two Blokes | Sun., Aug. 8 | 11-11:45 a.m. | Two Blokes Brewing | $12+ | The 3 B’s: bending, breathing + brews are all you need to start the week 一 BYOM(at). 🧘

TryThis
Sweet Tea Trail Tour | Sun., Aug. 8 | 10 a.m.-12 p.m. | Hutchinson Square, 112 S. Main St., Summerville | $100 | Nothing goes better together than a tour of Summerville + a nice glass of Southern sweet tea. 🍋

Dish
Sunday Brunch | Sun., Aug. 8 | 11a.m.-3 p.m. | Commonhouse Aleworks | Free | Come out for a plateful of chicken + waffles. 🧇

Family
Family Beach Evening | Sun., Aug. 8 | 4-6 p.m. | Folly Beach County Park | Free | Bring the family out for fun + fellowship on the beach. 🌊

Monday, August 9

Outdoors
Marine Mammal Mondays | Mon., Aug. 9 | 5-7 p.m. | Salty Dog – Seabrook Island | Free | Adopt a dolphin + learn more about the marine mammals from local experts in the backyard of the Lowcountry. 🐬

ForKids
RiverDogs Youth Culinary Camp | Mon., Aug. 9-Fri., Aug. 13 | 8:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. | Joseph P. Riley, Jr. Park | $300 | Learn how to make your favorite ballpark meals from Executive Chef Josh Shea. 🧑‍🍳

Drink
Monday Night Bingo | Mon., Aug. 9 | 6-8 p.m. | Low Tide Brewing | Free | Bingo is back + so are the brews — grab a few bites to eat while you play. 🍻

TryThis
Sweet Tea Trail Tour | Mon., Aug. 9 | 10 a.m.-12 p.m. | Hutchinson Square, 112 S. Main St., Summerville | $100 | Nothing goes better together than Summerville + a nice glass of Southern sweet tea — tour the birthplace of the South’s best drink. 🍋

Show
Free Open Mic Night/Comedy | Mon., Aug. 9 | 8-10:30 p.m. | The Sparrow, 1078 E. Montague Ave., Ste. D, North Charleston | Free, donations appreciated | Mic check 1,2 — it’s your turn to take the stage + share your best jokes. 🎤
Sandcastle | Mon., Aug. 9 | 7 p.m. | Charleston Pour House | Free | Vibe to live hip hop, soul, and funk music at the Pour House. 🎶

Tuesday, August 10

TheBuy
Mount Pleasant Farmers Market | Tues., Aug. 10 | 3:30-7 p.m. | 645 Coleman Blvd., Mt. Pleasant | Free | Come by for live music, fresh farm goods, and items on sale from local vendors. 🌽

Network
Women, Wealth & Wine | Tues., Aug. 10 | 5-6:30 p.m. | Harbour Club at WestEdge | Register | Calling all independent women who are ready to take action concerning their own finances. 💸

Drink
Tuesday Night Wine Tasting | Tues., Aug. 10 | 6-8 p.m. | Accent on Wine, 5401 Netherby Ln., Ste. 1003, North Charleston | $14 | Try 4 different wines + possibly discover your new favorite. 🍷

Dish
Taco Tuesday | Tues., Aug. 10 | 4-9 p.m. | Commonhouse Aleworks | Free | Tacos are 3 for $12 — taco ’bout a great deal. 🌮

TryThis
Two Fer Trivia Tuesday | Tues., Aug. 10 | 7-9 p.m. | Palmetto Brewing Company | RSVP | Compete in trivia + enjoy 2-for-1 Gobble Gobble Burgers and Sandwiches every Tuesday — first place gets a $50 Palmetto Cash prize. 🍔

Wednesday, August 11

TheBuy
West Ashley Farmers Market | Wed., Aug. 11 | 3-7 p.m. | 55 Sycamore Ave. | Free | Shop local produce + prepared and packaged foods. 🥬
Holy City Farmers Market | Wed., Aug. 11 | 4-7 p.m. | Holy City Brewing | Free | Come by for live music + support local vendors with items for sale. 🧺

Outdoors
Counting On Nature | Wed., Aug. 11 | 8:30-10:30 a.m. | James Island County Park | $9 | Join this nature walk + possibly discover a new species in the Lowcountry. 🌿

Active
CRC Group Run: Bridge Run from Bar Mash | Wed., Aug. 11 | 6:30-8 p.m. | Mercantile and Mash, 701 E. Bay St. | Free | Go for a 30-minute run on the bridge + then socialize with fellow runners. 👟

TryThis
Sweet Tea Trail Tour | Wed., Aug. 11 | 10 a.m.-12 p.m. | Hutchinson Square, 112 S. Main St., Summerville | $100 | From historic homes to beautiful gardens, sweet tea lovers will get to explore the birthplace of sweet tea. 🍋

Thursday, August 12

TheBuy
North Charleston Farmers Market | Thurs., Aug. 12 | 3-7 p.m. | 4800 Park Cir., North Charleston | Free | Support local farmers + shop for fresh SC Certified produce — Flight is the featured food truck of the week. 🍅

Active
Bendy Brewski Yoga at Hobcaw Brewing | Thurs., Aug. 12 | 6:30 p.m. | Hobcaw Brewing | $15 | Enjoy drinks + a view of the marsh as you participate in this class for all skill levels. 🍺

Show
The Legendary Dolly P. | Thurs., Aug. 12 | 7-9 p.m. | Tradesman Brewing Company | $15 | Celebrate the legendary Dolly Parton through a tribute of her music + stories. 🎶

Friday, August 13

WaterCooler
Loudoun United FC at Charleston Battery | Fri., Aug. 13 | 7:30 p.m. | Patriots Point | $12+ | Enjoy $2 off Heinekens + Bud Lights during happy hour as the Charleston Battery takes on Loudon United. ⚽

ForKids
Wee Wild Ones: Nature Eye Spy (Polliwogs) | Fri., Aug. 13 | 10-11 a.m. | Caw Caw Interpretive Center, 5200 Savannah Hwy., Ravenel | $10 | I spy, with my little eye, a…🐸

Show
Leanne Morgan – The Big Panty Tour | Fri., Aug. 13 | 7 p.m. | Charleston Gaillard Center | $39.50 | Get ready to laugh during this Southern mom’s hilarious comedy routine.
Havana Nights: A Cuban Music Dance Party | Fri., Aug. 13 | 9 p.m.-12 a.m. | Charleston Music Hall | $16 | Salsa the night away to the fine tunings of Gino Castillo and the Cuban Cowboys. 🎶

Film
Film Friday-Friday the 13th | Fri., Aug. 13 | 7:30-10:30 p.m. | The Restoration | $15 | Stranger things have happened on this day 一 admission includes your choice of candy or popcorn. 🎬

FeaturedEvent
Corona’s Protect Our Beaches Cleanup | Sat., Aug. 14 | 9:30 a.m.–1:30 p.m. | Isle of Palms Beach | Free with registration | Make your favorite beach a better place by reducing plastic waste on the shorelines.Ⓟ

Saturday, August 14

ForKids
Charleston Princess Music Party | Sat., Aug. 14 | 9:30 a.m.–5:30 p.m. | Trident Technical College – College Center Ballroom, 7000 Rivers Ave., North Charleston | $20+ | Spend a magical day of songs, stories, and dances with 10 of your favorite princesses. 👑
The Patti O’Furniture Drag Spectacular | Sat., Aug. 14 | 8 p.m. | Charleston Music Hall | $20 | Don’t miss this incredible show featuring Joey Jay from RuPaul’s Drag Race Season 13. 👠

Outdoors
Protect Our Beaches Cleanup – Charleston | Sat., Aug. 14 | 9:30 a.m.–1:30 p.m. | Isle of Palms Beach | Free with registration | Make your favorite beach a better place by reducing plastic waste on the shorelines. 🚮
Essentials of Kayaking | Sat., Aug. 14  | 2-5 p.m. | James Island County Park | $45 | Learn the basics of kayaking so you can paddle with ease through Lowcountry marshes. 🛶

Arts
Mats & Mimosas Doormat Workshop | Sat., Aug. 14 | 10 a.m.-12 p.m. | Charleston Board & Brush Creative Studio, 1300 Savannah Hwy., Ste. 2 | $40 | Upgrade your doorstep with a one-of-a-kind doormat ー orange juice is provided if you bring the champagne. 🖌

Sunday, August 15

Active
Hatha & Hops – Yoga at Two Blokes | Sun., Aug. 15 | 11-11:45 a.m. | Two Blokes Brewing | $12+ | Breathing techniques followed by brews 一 BYOM(at). 🧘

Dish
Sunday Brunch | Sun., Aug. 15 | 11a.m.-3 p.m. | Commonhouse Aleworks | Free | Come out for your favorite chicken and waffles + mimosas. 🧇

TheBuy
The Garten Market | Sun., Aug. 15 | 11 a.m.-4 p.m. | Bay Street Biergarten | Free | Shop + dine while supporting local vendors — featuring live music from Greg Keys + Co. 🧺

Family
Fox and Flower Sweeties: Mommy & Me | Sun., Aug. 15 | 2-4 p.m. | Painting with a Twist, 2511 N. Main St., Ste B, Summerville | $28+ | Create a masterpiece with your little one — ages 7+. 🎨

Monday, August 16

Drinks
Happy Hour + Raffle | Mon., Aug. 16 | 5:30 p.m. | Brewlab Charleston | Free | Spend this happy hour supporting SEALKids 一 raffle prizes include items from Mountain HardWear. 🍺

TryThis
Sweet Tea Trail Tour | Mon., Aug. 16 | 10 a.m.-12 p.m. | Hutchinson Square, 112 S. Main St., Summerville | $100 | Calling all sweet tea lovers to tour the birthplace of sweet tea + view the historic homes of Summerville. 🍋
Monday Night Bingo | Mon., Aug. 16 | 6-8 p.m. | Low Tide Brewing | Free | Enjoy bingo, brews + bites while enjoying bingo. 🍻

Show
Free Open Mic Night/Comedy | Mon., Aug. 16 | 7:30-10:30 p.m. | The Sparrow, 1078 E. Montague Ave., Ste. D, North Charleston | Free, donations appreciated | It’s your turn to take the stage and share your best jokes – must be 21+ to attend. 🎤

Family
Picnic in the Park | Mon., Aug. 16 | 11 a.m.-1 p.m. | Wannamaker County Park | Free | Get ready for summer adventure with your family — make sure to pack a picnic lunch, water, sunscreen + bug spray. 🧺

Tuesday, August 17

WaterCooler
Columbia Fireflies vs. Charleston RiverDogs | Tues., Aug. 17 | 6:05 p.m. | Joseph P. Riley, Jr. Park | $8+ | Bring your 4-legged friends out for Dog Day at The Joe + enjoy $2 hot dogs and beer. 🐶

Drink
Tuesday Night Wine Tasting | Tues., Aug. 17 | 6-8 p.m. | Accent on Wine Whitehall, 5401 Netherby Ln., Ste. 1003, North Charleston | $14 | Taste 4 different wines + possibly discover your new favorite. 🍷

Show
Gino Castillo & The Cuban Cowboys | Tues., Aug. 17 | 6:30-9:30 p.m. | Charleston Pour House | $10 cash at the door | Take a journey to Cuba by listening to the music of the great Gino Castillo. 🇨🇺

TryThis
Sweet Tea Trail Tour | Tues., Aug. 17 | 10 a.m.-12 p.m. | Hutchinson Square, 112 S. Main St., Summerville | $100 | Calling all sweet tea lovers to tour the birthplace of sweet tea + view the historic homes of Summerville. 🍋

Wednesday, August 18

WaterCooler
Augusta Greenjackets vs. Charleston RiverDogs | Wed., Aug. 18 | 7:05 p.m. | Joseph P. Riley, Jr. Park | $8+ | Enjoy this week’s Wicked Wednesday with craft beers + celebrate Charleston Rainbows Pride Night. 🏳️‍🌈

TheBuy
West Ashley Farmers Market | Wed., Aug. 18 | 3-7 p.m. | 55 Sycamore Ave. | Free | Shop local produce + prepared and packaged foods — free parking available. 🍅
Holy City Farmers Market | Wed., Aug. 18 | 4-7 p.m. | Holy City Brewing | Free | Enjoy live music + shop around for items from local vendors. 🧺

Outdoors
Counting On Nature | Wed., Aug. 18 | 8:30-10:30 a.m. | Palmetto Islands County Park, 444 Needlerush Pkwy., Mt. Pleasant | $9 | Learn from naturalists during this nature walk + possibly discover a new species in the Lowcountry. 🌿

Active
CRC Group Run: Bridge Run from Bar Mash | Wed., Aug. 18 | 6:30-8 p.m. | Mercantile and Mash | Free | Go for a 30 minute run on the Bridge + socialize with fellow runners. 👟

TryThis
Sweet Tea Trail Tour | Wed., Aug. 18 | 10 a.m.-12 p.m. | Hutchinson Square, 112 S. Main St., Summerville | $100 | Calling all sweet tea lovers to tour the birthplace of sweet tea + view the historic homes of Summerville. 🍋

Thursday, August 19

TheBuy
North Charleston Farmers Market | Thurs., Aug. 19 | 3-7 p.m. | 4800 Park Cir., North Charleston | Free | Support local farmers + shop for fresh SC Certified produce — The Pita Stroller is the featured food truck of the week. 🫓

WaterCooler
Columbia Fireflies vs. Charleston RiverDogs | Thurs., Aug. 19 | 7:05 p.m. | Joseph P. Riley, Jr. Park | $8+ | It’s Thirsty Thursday — enjoy $1 beers + live music from an on-site DJ. 🍻

Outdoors
Pluff Mud Paddle | Thurs., Aug. 19 | 8-10 a.m. | Mingo Point, Kiawah Island | $60+ | Journey through the Lowcountry marsh on a kayak adventure + look for marine creatures. 🛶

TryThis
Black History All Year Long: Focus on Women | Thurs., Aug. 19 | 6-7:30 p.m. | Virtual | Free | Participate in a virtual conversation that will acknowledge + honor Black women who have made significant strides in American history. 🗣
Sweet Tea Trail Tour | Tues., Aug. 19 | 10 a.m.-12 p.m. | Hutchinson Square, Summerville | $100 | Calling all sweet tea lovers to tour the birthplace of sweet tea + view the historic homes of Summerville. 🍋

Friday, August 20

WaterCooler
Augusta Greenjackets vs. Charleston RiverDogs | Fri., Aug. 20 | 7:05 p.m. | Joseph P. Riley, Jr. Park | $8+ | Start your weekend off with a bang at the Joe — support the RiverDogs + enjoy a post-game firework show. 🎆

Show
90’s Vibes: The Best of Hip Hop and R&B | Fri., Aug. 20 | 8 p.m. | Charleston Music Hall | $49+ | Orchestra Noir will play 90’s R&B and Hip-Hop classics at this fun show. 🎻

Family
Waterfront Music & Movies | Fri., Aug. 20 | 6-10:30 p.m. | Mt. Pleasant Memorial Waterfront Park | Free | Enjoy a Holy City sunset with views of the Ravenel Bridge + bites from local food trucks as you watch a film 一 blankets and chairs are welcome. 🎬

TryThis
Sweet Tea Trail Tour | Tues., Aug. 17 | 10 a.m.-12 p.m. | Hutchinson Square, 112 S. Main St., Summerville | $100 | The weekend is calling + so is the tour the birthplace of sweet tea + view the historic homes of Summerville. 🍋

Drinks
After Hours: Beer from Here | Fri., Aug. 20 | 7-10 p.m. | South Carolina Aquarium | $45+ | Sample brews + bites from local favorites like Commonhouse Aleworks, Frothy Beard Brewing, and Low Tide Brewing with an up close look at aquatic animals. 🍻

Saturday, August 21

WaterCooler
Columbia Fireflies vs. Charleston RiverDogs | Sat., Aug. 21 | 5:05 p.m. | Joseph P. Riley, Jr. Park | $8+ | The ‘Dogs will take  the field as Perros Santos de Charleston + don’t forget to stay after the game for a special light show. ⚾️

Family
Movies On the Village Green | Sat., Aug. 21 | 7 p.m. | Carnes Crossroads | Free | Enjoy food + treats from local food vendors and watch Toy Story 4 一 blankets and chairs are welcomed. 🍿

 Outdoors
Essentials of Kayaking | Sat., Aug. 21 | 2-5 p.m. | James Island County Park | $45 | Learn the fundamentals of kayaking so you can paddle + have fun through Lowcountry marshes. 🛶

Drinks
College Football Kickoff Party with Midnight City | Sat., Aug. 21 | 5-8 p.m. | Charleston Sports Pub, Mt. Pleasant | Free | Enjoy the kickoff to the college football season with this tailgating party 一 Midnight City is the featured band of the night. 🏈

Sunday, August 22

WaterCooler
Columbia Fireflies vs. Charleston RiverDogs | Sun., Aug. 22 | 5:05 p.m. | Joseph P. Riley, Jr. Park | $8+ | Enjoy free parking + don’t forget to  stick around until the game is over when kids will be allowed to run the bases. ⚾️

TheBuy
Sunday Brunch Farmers Market | Sun., Aug. 22 | 11 a.m.- 3 p.m. | The Pour House | Free | Show your support for farmers + artisans by shopping locally. 🧺

Active
Hatha & Hops – Yoga at Two Blokes | Sun., Aug. 22 | 11-11:45 a.m. | Two Blokes Brewing | $12+ | Start the new week off with new breathing techniques followed by brews 一 bring your own mat. 🧘
Bendy Brewski Yoga | 10 a.m. | Holy City Brewing | $15 | Bring your own mat for an early morning of yoga + beer. 🍺
TryThis
Plant Swap at Charles Towne Fermentory | Sun., Aug. 22 | 12-4 p.m. | Charles Towne Fermentory | Free | Take a plant, have a plant, leave a plant 一 Blazing Star Cafe will be serving brunch. 🪴

Monday, August 23

Dish
1/2 Price Sushi Night and Live Music by Sol Food | Mon., Aug. 23 | 6-9 p.m. | Locals, 1150 Queensborough Blvd., Unit B, Mt. Pleasant | Free | Dine-in sushi is half off starting at 3 p.m. + live music begins at 6 p.m. 🍣

Learn
RefreshHER Happy Hour | Mon., Aug. 23 | 5:15-7 p.m. | 10 WestEdge, Ste. 140 | Free | Come out for a happy hour and a hair demonstration on beach curls + weaved curls. 💈

Show
Free Open Mic Night/Comedy | Mon., Aug. 23 | 8 p.m. | The Sparrow, 1078 E. Montague Ave., Ste. D, North Charleston | Free, donations appreciated | It’s your turn to take the stage + share your best jokes – must be 21+ to attend. 🎤
Zola’s House | Mon., Aug. 23 | 7 p.m. | Charleston Pour House | $10, cash only | Vibe to live hip hop by artists Black Zola + Slim Soul at the Pour House. 🎶

TryThis
Monday Night Bingo | Mon., Aug. 23 | 6-8 p.m. | Low Tide Brewing | Free | All food + bev employees — with proof — get 25% off everything for Industry Night. 🍻

Tuesday, August 24

Drink
Tuesday Night Wine Tasting | Tues., Aug. 24 | 6-8 p.m. |  Accent on Wine Whitehall, 5401 Netherby Ln., Ste. 1003, North Charleston | $14 | Sip on 4 different wines + possibly discover your new favorite. 🍷

TryThis
Shag Night on the Dock | Tues., Aug. 24 | 6-8 p.m. | Freshfields Village, 165 Village Green Ln., Kiawah Island | Free | Learn the official dance of SC at the Lakeside Dock.
Comedy Night at Mex 1 | Tues., Aug. 24 | 7-10 p.m. | Mex 1 Coastal Cantina, Sullivan’s Island | $25+ | Tickets are selling out quickly for this hilarious night hosted by local comic Austin Hughes with performances by Lowcountry comedians. 😂

Dish
Taco Tuesday | Tues., Aug. 24 | All day | Cuban Gypsy Pantry, 5060 Dorchester Rd., North Charleston | Free | $1.75 tacos + $5 margaritas — taco ‘bout an awesome deal. 🌮

TheBuy
Mount Pleasant Farmers Market | Tues., Aug. 24 | 3:30-7 p.m. | 645 Coleman Blvd. | Free | Come by for live music, fresh farm goods + items on sale by local vendors. 🌽

Wednesday, August 25

TheBuy
Holy City Farmers Market | Wed., Aug. 25 | 4-7 p.m. | Holy City Brewing | Free | Enjoy live music + support local vendors on the lawn behind the brewery. 🧺
West Ashley Farmers Market | Wed., Aug. 25 | 3-6:30 p.m. | Ackerman Park, 55 Sycamore Ave. | Free | Shop local produce + packaged foods — free parking is available. 🍅

Outdoors
Early Morning Bird Walks at Caw Caw | Wed., Aug. 25 | 8:30-10:30 a.m. | Caw Caw Interpretive Center, 5200 Savannah Hwy., Ravenel | $9, pre-registration required | Join this bird walk through several distinct habitats and discover birds + butterflies. 🐦

Show
Barn Jam | Wed., Aug. 25 | 5:50-10 p.m. | Awendaw Green, 4853 N. Hwy. 17, Awendaw | $10, cash only | Local bands Katalysst and The Knotty G’s will perform in the barn + The Roost Bar and Grille and Holy City Popcorn will provide tasty eats. 🎶

Arts
Charleston Paint Party: Paints and Pints | Wed., Aug. 25 | 7-9 p.m. | Palmetto Brewing Company | $30 | Create a “Bee Flower Jar” with your first pint on the house — save $5 per painter with the code PALMETTO. 🎨

Thursday, August 26

TheBuy
North Charleston Farmers Market | Thurs., Aug. 26 | 3-7 p.m. | 4800 Park Cir., North Charleston | Free | Support local farmers + shop for fresh SC Certified produce — Wicked Waffles is the featured food truck of the week. 🍅

TryThis
Cheese/Charcuterie 101: Build A Board Workshop | Thurs., Aug. 26 | 7-8:30 p.m. | Palmetto Brewing Co. | $65 | Learn how to build your own charcuterie board with instruction from Kelsey of CHS Coastal Charcuterie. 🧀

Drink
Bikes & Brews | Thurs., Aug. 26 | 5:30 p.m. | Pawleys Island Brewing Company | Free | Enjoy a bike ride + beer 一 meet-up starts at Low Country Harley-Davidson. 🏍

Active
Outdoor Yoga at Brewlab with Reagan Sobel | Thurs., Aug. 26 | 5:30-6:30 p.m. | Brewlab | $10 | Begin your week with an all-levels outdoor yoga class led by Reagan Sobel Yoga + stay for cold brews. 🧘

Friday, August 27

Show
Charlton Singleton’s Evolution of Pop | Fri., Aug. 27 | 8 p.m. | Charleston Music Hall | $17+ | Listen to Charleston native, Charlton Singleton perform your favorite pop classics from Michael Jackson to Bruno Mars + everyone in between. 🎤
Party at the Point | Fri., Aug. 27 | 5-9 p.m. | Charleston Harbor Resort and Marina | $10 | It’s the most premiere party of the year + it’s family friendly ー tonight’s featured band is The Yacht Club. 🎸
JPDC on the Patio | Fri., Aug. 27 | 5-8 p.m. | Holy City Brewing | Free | Start your weekend off with brews + live music. 🎶

Film
Waterfront Music & Movies | Fri., Aug. 27 | 6:30-10:30 p.m. | Mt. Pleasant Memorial Waterfront Park | Free | Enjoy a sunset by the bridge + bites from local food trucks during “When the Game Stands Tall” 一 bring blankets and chairs. 🎬

Dish
Taco Vault | Fri., Aug. 27 | 4-8 p.m. | Freehouse Brewery, 2895 Pringle St., North Charleston | Free | Kick off the weekend with 3 Matadors Tequileria’s tacos at the brewery. 🌮

TryThis
3 Matadors Summer Luau | Fri., Aug. 27 | 6-10 p.m. | 3 Matadors Tequileria, 2447 Ashley River Rd. | Free | Enjoy an all-you-can-eat Mexican buffet + watch a fire dancing show. 🌺

TheBuy
Sidewalk Shop & Stroll | Fri., Aug. 27- Sun., Aug. 29 | 11 a.m. | Mount Pleasant Towne Centre | Free | Shop your favorite brands + you could win a $100 giftcard during the @shopmptc Instagram giveaway. 🛍

 

Saturday, August 28

Show
The Terence Young Jazz Experience | Sat., Aug. 28 | 8 p.m. | Charleston Music Hall | $20+ | You don’t want to miss this electrifying + entertaining jazz performance from SC native — Terence Young. 🎷
Motown in the Moonlight | Sat., Aug. 28 | 8 p.m.-12 a.m. | Mount Pleasant Pier | $8+ | Dance to rhythm and blues that provides the perfect atmosphere under the Charleston sky. 🎶

Active
Doughnut Dash 5k 2021 #Race4Wanza | Sat., Aug. 28 | 9 a.m.-12 p.m. | South Windermere Center, 80 Folly Road Blvd. | $15+ | Honor Tywanza Sanders — the youngest life lost in the 2015 Mother Emanuel Church shooting — with this charitable community run. 👟

Outdoors
“Back to School” Fishing Tournament | Sat., Aug. 28 | 8 a.m.–12 p.m. | 71 Harry M Hallman Jr Blvd, Mt. Pleasant | $45 | Start the school year with this family friendly youth angler fishing tournament + stay for lunch and awards. 🎣

Drink
Virtual Beer Hunting | Sat., Aug. 28 | 6 p.m. | Online | Enjoy brews from Hi-Wire, Wicked Weed, and Highland during this Youtube-based tasting — just add these beers to your Lowes Foods shopping list. 🍺 Ⓟ

Sunday, August 29

TheBuy
Sunday Brunch Farmers Market | Sun., Aug. 29 | 11 a.m.-3 p.m. | Charleston Pour House | Free | Show your support for Charleston farmers + artisans by shopping for local goods. 🍎

Dish
3rd Annual Puerto Rican Pop-Up | Sun., Aug. 29 | 6, 7 + 8 p.m. | Wild Common, 103 Spring St. | $85 | Enjoy the taste of foods from the El Yunque Rainforest as Chef Orlando Pagan takes your taste buds on a trip to his hometown. 🥘
Sunday Brunch | Sun., Aug. 29 | 11a.m.-3 p.m. | Commonhouse Aleworks | Free | Come out for your favorite breakfast burrito + mimosas. 🥞

Active
Hatha & Hops – Yoga at Two Blokes | Sun., Aug. 29 | 11-11:45 a.m. | Two Blokes Brewing | $12+ | Breathing techniques followed by brews 一 BYOM(at). 🧘

Monday, August 30

Show
Stract Approved with Abstract the Rapper | Mon., Aug. 30 | 7 p.m. | Charleston Pour House, 1977 Maybank Hwy. | Free | Vibe to live hip hop, soul, and funk music at the Charleston Pour House. 🎶
Free Open Mic Night/Comedy | Mon., Aug. 2 | 8 p.m. | The Sparrow, 1078 E. Montague Ave., Ste. D, North Charleston | Free, donations appreciated | It’s your turn to take the stage + share your best jokes – must be 21+ to attend. 🎤
Swamp Fox Comedy Night | Mon., Aug. 30 | 7:30-9 p.m. | Dreamers Restaurant, 312 Rembert C. Dennis Blvd., Moncks Corner | $10 | Catch featured comedy club headliners Jay Hewlett, Jason Allen King, and Marcus Haugen at the show.

Tuesday, August 31

Drink
Tuesday Night Wine Tasting | Tues., Aug. 31 | 6-8 p.m. | Accent on Wine Whitehall, 5401 Netherby Ln., Ste. 1003, North Charleston | $14 | Sip on 4 different wines + possibly discover your new favorite. 🍷

Show
Karaoke Tuesday | Tues., Aug. 31 | Uptown Social | Free | 10 p.m.-1:30 a.m. | Party through the night with DJ Wild Bill for a night filled with singing + dancing. 🎤
Gino Castillo & The Cuban Cowboys | Tues., Aug. 31 | Charleston Pour House | $10 cash at the door | Listen to some of the finest music that Cuba has to offer + vibe through the night. 🇨🇺

TryThis
Team Trivia at Home Team BBQ | Tues., Aug. 31 | 8-10 p.m. | Home Team BBQ, Sullivans Island | Free | Put your knowledge to the test with friends to win prizes + eat great BBQ.