July PlanAhead: Your July Charleston events calendar

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Folly Beach Pub Crawl | Every Mon.–Thurs. | 1-3 p.m. | Starts at Chico Feo, 122 Ashley Ave., Folly Beach |  $25+ | Experience more than 300 years of Folly Beach history through this crawl of five Folly’s classic bars + taverns. 🍺

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Summer fun at the Charleston Aqua Park | Now-Aug. 15 | $15+ | Trophy Lakes, 3050 Marlin Road, Johns Island, SC | Summer break is here and with that a number of fun activities to do at the Charleston Aqua Park — including Summer Camp + Family Happy Hour. 💧
Stayin’ Alive | Now-Sept. 11 | $45 | 34 West Theater Company, 200 Meeting St. | A daytime TV star fights for love, life and bell bottoms in this hilarious musical, with music from Elton to Kiki Dee — featuring a menu of champagne cocktails, wine, craft beers, sodas + savory snacks.
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. 6. 🐾Ⓟ

Thursday, July 1

Family
Sweet Tea Trail Tour | Thurs., July 1 | 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. 🍋

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iLLA ZiLLA | Thurs., July 1 | 6:30–9:30 p.m. | The Charleston Pour House, 1977 Maybank Hwy. | $5 at the door | Listen to this Charleston-based funk group for the best summer night vibes. 🎸
First Thursday Gullah Spirituals | Thurs., July 1 | 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. 👏

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Starlight Yoga | Thurs., July 1 | 7:30-8:30 p.m. | Folly Beach County Park, 1100 W. Ashley Ave. | $8+ | Embrace the beach as your classroom with Instructor Ji Hwang leading all levels of yoga. 🌠
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Outdoor Yoga | Thurs., July 1 | 5:30-6:30 p.m. | Brewlab, 2200 Heriot St. | $10 | Learn from instructor Reagan Sobel for all levels of yoga + then enjoy happy hour. 🍻

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The City of Goose Creek’s St. James Banner Contest | Now-Thurs., July 15 | 5 p.m. | Virtual | Free to enter | Call for artists to design original, themed banners for new medians on St. James Ave. (currently under construction) — 11 winners will receive a cash prize. ✍️

Friday, July 2

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Live from CHS x 2021 Summer Speaker Series | Fri., July 2 | 9-11 a.m. | Cannon Green, 103 Spring St. | $39 | Who runs the world, girls — join a panel discussion about entrepreneurship from women in Charleston throughout the pandemic. 🗣

Family
First Fridays at Good Shepherd – Tangled | Fri., July 2 | 7:30 p.m. | Good Shepherd Charleston, 1393 Miles Dr. | Free | Fri-nally the weekend is here — bring lawn chairs + popcorn for a screening of “Tangled.” 🎬
Town Market on James Island First Friday | Fri., July 2 | 6-9 p.m. | 1122 Dills Bluff Rd. | Free | The market will feature 40 local vendors, Mason’s Famous Lobster Rolls food truck + a free showing of “Jurassic Park.” 🦕

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Sweet Tea Trail Tour | Fri., July 2 | 10 a.m.-12 p.m. | Hutchinson Square, 112 S. Main St., Summerville | $100 | Celebrate the staple drink of the South, tour the birthplace of sweet tea + view historic homes in Summerville. 🍋

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Stars & Guitars – Reunited | Fri., July 2 | 5:30 p.m. | Boone Hall Plantation, 1235 Long Point Rd., Mt. Pleasant | $59+ | A Lowcountry summer tradition of country music concerts featuring Dustin Lynch, Travis Denning, Tenille Arts + Taylor Castro — feel free to bring your own lawn chairs and blankets. 🪕
Seitu Solomon Live | Fri., July 2 | 5-8 p.m. | Holy City Brewing, 1021 Aragon Ave. | Free | This patio is the perfect place to be all summer long for steelpan music + good vibes. 🌴
BAS @ Surf Bar | Fri., July 2 | 10 p.m. | Surf Bar, 103 W. Cooper Ave., Folly Beach | Free | Groove along as BAS plays music with a psychedelic twist that will get you out of your seat. 🎶

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Morning History Walk | Fri., July 2 | 9:15-11:30 a.m. | 108 Meeting St. | $10+ | Brush up on Charleston’s history during this 2-hour walking tour of the Old + Historic District. 👟

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Michelangelo’s Sistine Chapel: The Exhibition – Opening Night | Thurs., July 8 | 7-10 p.m. | Festival Hall, 56 Beaufain St. | $135 | Be among the first in Charleston to experience an up-close perspective of 34 of Michelangelo’s masterpieces, plus live music, Roman-inspired food stations + specialty drinks. 🖼️ 

Saturday, July 3

Family
Sweet Tea Trail Tour | Sat., July 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 + view the historic homes of Summerville. 🍋
Holy Rolly at Cane Bay 4th of July Fest | Sat., July 3 | 4-9 p.m. |
207 Buttercup Ln., Summerville | Free | We scream, you scream, we all scream for ice cream + the Fourth of July festivities.🍦
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Outdoors with Jesus | Sat., July 3 | 5-9 p.m. | Riverfront Park, 1061 Everglades Ave., North Charleston | $35+ | Celebrate the 4th ofJuly  with Grammy award winning artist, Tasha Cobbs-Leonard — lawn chairs permitted. 🙌
BAS @ The Barrel | Sat., July 3 | 5 p.m. | The Barrel, 1859 Folly Rd. | Free | Groove along as BAS plays music with a psychedelic twist that will get you out of your seat. 🎶
Carnes Crossroads Summer Barn Jam Concert Series | Sat., July 3 | 4-7 p.m. | Carnes Crossroads, 513 Wodin Pl., Summerville | Free | Summer is here + so are the vibes — enjoy live music from East Coast Party Band and food from local food trucks. 🎶

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OH YAH BBQ | Sat., July 3 | 4-8 p.m. | Freehouse Brewery, 2895 Pringle St., North Charleston | Free | Start the holiday weekend right with OH YAH BBQ food truck, live music by Greg Winkler + drinks. 🌮
3rd Annual West Ashley Restaurant Festival | Sat., July 3 | 4-8 p.m. | Founders Hall, 1500 Old Towne Rd. | $20+ | Sample some of the best restaurants in the city.🍴

Sunday, July 4

Holiday
4th of July at Riverfront Park | Sun., July 4 | 7-10 p.m. | Riverfront Park, 1001 Everglades Dr., North Charleston | Free | Along the Cooper River you will find the largest fireworks show in the Lowcountry — guests are welcome to bring lawn chairs, blankets, water, and snacks. 🎇
Patriots Point Fireworks Blast | Sun., July 4 | 6-10 p.m. | Patriots Point Naval & Maritime Museum, 40 Patriots Point Rd., Mt. Pleasant | $20 per car | Celebrate America’s independence among the USS Yorktownthere will be local food trucks and guests are invited to bring folding chairs + picnic blankets. 🎆
4th of July at The Rooftop | Sun., July 4 | 2 p.m. | The Vendue, 19 Vendue Range | $25 | Celebrate with live music + fireworks over the Charleston Harbor — $25 cover charge begins at 5 p.m. 🎆
4th of July at The Watch | Sun., July 4 | 7-11 p.m. | The Watch at The Restoration Hotel, 79 Wentworth St. | $75 | It’s a party in the USA — enjoy fireworks and a BBQ buffet dinner. 🍺
2021 Fireworks and Freedom Fest | Sun., July 4 | 5:30-9:30 p.m. | Gahagan Park, 515 W. Boundary St., Summerville | Free | Don’t miss out on this celebration with live music + great food — attendees are welcome to bring lawn chairs, blankets, and small coolers. 🇺🇸
Fabulous Fourth in the Creek | Sun., July 4 | 6:30-9:30 p.m. | Goose Creek Municipal Center, 519 North Goose Creek Blvd., Goose Creek | Free | After a year away, the Creek is welcoming everyone to a showcase of music, food, and family fun — social distancing will be enforced and masks will be required in lines. 🎉

Monday, July 5

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Padawan & Jedi Training Camp | Mon., July 5-Fri., July 9 | 9 a.m.- 4 p.m. | Children’s Museum of the Lowcountry, 25 Ann St. | $212.50+ | May the force be with you as you build droids + become the most powerful Jedi ever — costumes are encouraged. 🌟

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Jolly Folly Pickleball | Mon., July 5 | 2-4 p.m. | Pirate’s Cove Playground, 510 E. Erie Ave., Folly Beach | Free | Stop by for a few fun games of pickleball at Folly — participants must sign a City of Folly Beach Activities Waiver. 🌳

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Mystic City | Mon., July 5 | 4-6 p.m. | 2511 North Main St., Ste. B Summerville | $38 | Join instructor Bayleigh Wynkoop for an evening of painting “Mystic City” — ages 14 + up. 🎨
Exhibition | Dan Estabrook: Wunderkammer | Mon., July 5 | 11 a.m.– 4 p.m. | Halsey Institute of Contemporary Art, 161 Calhoun St., College of Charleston | Free | View the works of Dan Estabrook + journey through different types of photography. 📷Swamp Fox Comedy Night | Mon., July 5 | 9 p.m. | Dreamers Restaurant, 312 Rembert C Dennis Blvd., Moncks Corner| $10 | Catch nationally touring professional comedians Andy Forrester, Marcus Crespo, + Robin Phoenix. 😂

Tuesday, July 6

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Summer Party Dance Camp | Tues., July 6-Thurs., July 8 | 10 a.m.-12 p.m. | Creative Edge Dance Center, 1190 Clements Ferry Rd., Ste. J | $100 | Groove + move to summertime music with crafts to follow each class. 🩰
Wine Tasting | Tues., July 6 | 6-8 p.m. |  Accent on Wine, 132 S. Main St. Summerville | $14 | Celebrate America by enjoying wines from across the country. 🍷
Taco Tuesday | Tues., July 6 | All day | Cuban Gypsy Pantry, 5060 Dorchester Rd., North Charleston | Free | Celebrate Taco Tuesday with $1.75 tacos + $5 margaritas. 🌮
A Green One Porch Leaner | Tues., July 6 | 1-3 p.m. | 2511 North Main St., Ste. B, Summerville | $47+ | It’s Christmas in July — paint a Grinch inspired piece ages 14 and up. 🎄

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Folly Beach Community Yoga | Tues., July 6 | 10-11 a.m. | Folly River Park, Center St., Folly Beach | Free | Dedicate an hour to find your inner peace + express self love. 💛

Wednesday, July 7

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Momentum Tennis | Wed., July 7 | 10 a.m.-2 p.m. | Pirate’s Cove Playground, 510 E. Erie Ave. | Registration required | All participants must sign a City of Folly Beach Activities Waiver. 🎾

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Sullivan’s Charcuterie Workshop | Wed., July 7 | 6-8 p.m. | Hobcaw Brewing Company, 496 Long Point Rd., Mount Pleasant | $60 | All supplies for an 8×8 charcuterie box for 2 will be provided. 🍇

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Counting On Nature | Wed., July 7 | 8:30-10:30 a.m. | Palmetto Islands County Park, 444 Needlerush Pkwy., Mount Pleasant | $9 | Come along for a nature walk + possibly discover a new species in your backyard. 🌿

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The Musicology of the Gullah Geechee Culture | Wed., July 7 | 1-1:45 p.m. | Wall Lowcountry Center Auditorium, Brookgreen Gardens, 1931 Brookgreen Garden Dr., Murrells Inlet | Included with admissionRSVP for in-personRSVP for webinar | Discuss the musical contributions of ancestors from the Lowcountry. 🎶

Thursday, July 8

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Jammin’ Sunset Harbor Cruise | Thurs., July 8 | 6-8 p.m. | Tiki Tours of Charleston, 185 Lockwood Dr. | $55 | Oh ship, it’s a sunset trip — cruise along to the singing of Mike Huhn and grab your friends + your favorite beer, wine, or seltzer. 🌅
Michelangelo’s Sistine Chapel Exhibition | Thurs., July 8 | 7-10 p.m. | Festival Hall, 56 Beaufain St. | $99 | It’s opening night to experience an up-close perspective of Michelangelo’s Masterpieces — ticket includes: 2 drink tickets including signature drinks, souvenir glass, cash bar + more. 🖌
Night Fever Live | Thurs., July 8 | 7 p.m. | Home Team BBQ, 126 Williman St. | Free | Night Fever is burning up, listen to the best songs from the ‘70s. 🕺

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Waterfront Live Music with Holy City Steel | Thurs., July 8 | 6-9 p.m. | Salty Dog Seabrook Island/Charleston, 1882 Andell Bluff Blvd., Seabrook Island | Free | Spend Friday eve with live music on the waterfront — Happy Hour begins at 4. 🍻

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Michelangelo’s Sistine Chapel: The Exhibition – Opening Night | Thurs., July 8 | 7-10 p.m. | Festival Hall, 56 Beaufain St. | $135 | Be among the first in Charleston to experience an up-close perspective of 34 of Michelangelo’s masterpieces, plus live music, Roman-inspired food stations + specialty drinks. 🖼️

Friday, July 9

Outdoors
Intro to Surf Kayaking | Fri., July 9 | 8-11 a.m. | Folly Beach County Park, 1100 W. Ashley Ave., Folly Beach | $65 | Sea where the line sky meets the sea as you learn the fundamentals of kayaking with professionals. 🌊

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Mavericks, Mothers, and Mavens | Fri., July 9 | 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. | Capt. James Missroon House, 40 East Bay St. | $55 | This Food for Thought Luncheon lecture will tell the stories of the women who settled the early colony Carolina + helped make Charleston the city we love — there will be a light lunch for participants to enjoy. 🥪

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Immortal Lobster | Fri., July 9 | 4-8 p.m. | Freehouse Brewery, 2895 Pringle St., North Charleston | Free | Start your weekend off with artisanal beer + delicious lobster rolls. 🦞

Family
Greater Tuna | Fri., July 9 | 7:30-9 p.m. | The Flowertown Players, 133 S. Main St., Summerville | $25 | Enjoy a performance of a day in the lives of the residents of the fictional town of Tuna, Texas full of satirical comedy. 🎭

Saturday, July 10

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Share Your History | Sat., July 10 | 1-4:30 p.m. | Wall Lowcountry Center Auditorium, 1931 Brookgreen Garden Dr., Murrells Inlet | Free, call for reservation times | Help Brookgreen celebrate their 90th birthday by bringing your family’s heirlooms from.
Disability Pride! | Sat., July 10 | 1-5 p.m. | Edmund’s Oast Brewing Co., 1505 King St. | Free | Celebrate you and take pride in who you are with live music, art, entertainment, games, local vendors, and more. 💛
Barre and Bubbles | Sat., July 10 | 9-9:50 a.m. | Hotel Emeline, 181 Church St. | $20 | Get your sweat on with this full body workout and mimosas to follow. 🥂

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The Legacy | Sat., July 10 | 7-9:30 p.m. | Johns Island County Park, 2662 Mullet Hall Rd., Johns Island | $60 | Take in the tunes of Motown + try a variety of food trucks from around the Holy City — 10×10 squares will be available. 🎶

Family
Inclusive Swim Night | Sat., July 10 | 6:30-8:30 p.m. | Whirlin’ Waters, 8888 University Blvd., North Charleston | $9 | Families that have members with disabilities are invited to an unforgettable night to take on the lazy river, race down the slides, and take a dip in the pool. 🤿

Sunday, July 11

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3rd Annual West Ashley Restaurant Festival | Sun., July 11 | 4-8 p.m. | Founders Hall, 1500 Old Towne Rd. | $15+ | Take your taste buds on a trip + try all that West Ashley has to offer.🍴

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Brunch & Bingo | Sun., July 11 | 10 a.m.–2 p.m. | Beyond Waffles, 4626 Dorchester Rd., North Charleston | $10+ | Upgrade your brunch experience with great food, prizes, games, and live entertainment. 🧇
Loco Edisto Float Trip | Sun., July 11 | 8:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. | Locomotion Fitness, 4268 Spruill Ave., North Charleston | Free | Carpool with your friends + float down the Edisto for a Sunday adventure — BYOF (bring your own float), snacks, and beers. 🌊

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Pints With Priests | Sun., July 11 | 6:30-8 p.m. | Holy City Brewing, 1021 Aragon Ave. | Free | This isn’t your grandma’s book club — with beer in hand, discuss James K. A. Smith’s book “How (Not) to Be Secular: Reading Charles Taylor”. 📚

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Just Wear Yellow | Sun., July 11 | 4-9 p.m. | Staybridge Suites, 251 Sessions Way, Mount Pleasant | $25+ | Just wear yellow + blend with young professionals to great music and premium cocktails. 🍾

Monday, July 12

Family
Shark Week | Mon., July 12- Sun., July 18 | 9 a.m.-5 p.m. | South Carolina Aquarium, 100 Aquarium Wharf | Free with admission | Dive into shark-themed pop-up programming such as a scavenger hunt at the aquarium. 🦈

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Sam Collie with Jake Dwyer | Mon., July 12 | 7 p.m. | The Charleston Pour House, 1977 Maybank Hwy. | Free | Support this Southern singer + songwriter as he makes his debut in the Holy City. 🎶

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Kids Yoga Camp with Jill Keefer | Mon., July 12 | 8:30-11:30 a.m. | Holy Cow Yoga Center, 10 Windermere Blvd. | $35+ | Introduce yoga to your kiddo at this yoga camp for kids ages 6-10 — registration required. 🧘

Arts
Painting with a Twist: Rustic Sunflower Trio | Mon., July 12 | 4-6 p.m. | 2511 N. Main St. Ste. B, Summerville | $41+ | Adults and teens 14+ are invited for a fun night of painting sunflowers — early arrival is suggested 🌻

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Star Wars Jeo-Beardy Night | Mon. July 12 | 7 p.m. | Frothy Beard Brewing Company, 1401 Sam Rittenberg Blvd., Ste. 1 | Free | Millennium Falcon for 200, please — put your Star Wars knowledge to the test + compete for a prize 🍺

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Summer fun at the Charleston Aqua Park | Now-Aug. 15 | $15+ | Trophy Lakes, 3050 Marlin Road, Johns Island, SC | Summer break is here and with that a number of fun activities to do at the Charleston Aqua Park — including Summer Camp + Family Happy Hour. 💧

Tuesday, July 13
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Augusta Greenjackets vs. Charleston RiverDogs | Tues., July 13 | 7:05 p.m. | Joseph P. Riley Jr. Park, 360 Fishburne St. | $8+ | Bring your 4-legged friends out for Dog Day at The Joe + enjoy $2 hot dogs and beer.

Drink
Wine by the Water II | Tues., July 13 | 5:30-7 p.m. | Capt. James Missroon House, 40 East Bay St. | $55 | Share a toast to the good life in the Lowcountry along the Charleston Harbor. 🍷

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○  Teen/Tween Adventure Camp | Tues., July 13 | 10 a.m.-1 p.m. | Charleston Zipline Adventures, 1152 Guerins Bridge Rd. | $150 | There’s adventure out there, glide through the canopy course + climb a 60 ft. rock wall — recommended for ages 11-17 🥾

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Taco Tuesday | Tues., July 13 | All day | Cuban Gypsy Pantry, 5060 Dorchester Rd. | Free | Celebrate Taco Tuesday with $1.75 tacos + $5 margaritas. 🌮
90’s Theme Trivia at Mex 1 West Ashley | Tues., July 13 | 8 p.m. | Mex 1 Coastal Cantina, 817 St. Andrews Blvd. | Free | Put your memory to the test as we jog back to the ’90s  — there will b drink specials + fun throwback prizes. 🎉

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Women, Wealth & Wine | Tues., June 13 | 5-6:30 p.m. | Harbour Club at WestEdge, 22 WestEdge St., Ste. 700 | Register here | Calling all the independent women who are ready to take action in their own finances. 💸

Wednesday, July 14


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Charleston Battery vs. Hartford Athletic | Sat., July 17 | 7:30 p.m. | Patriots Point, 85 Patriots Point Rd., Mt. Pleasant | $8.43 | Offer ends today to celebrate the home team with $8.43 tickets as the stadium reopens to full capacity — use promo code 843 on SeatGeek. 🏟

Outdoors
Jammin’ Sunset Harbor Cruise | Wed., July 14 | 6-8 p.m. | Tiki Tours of Charleston, 185 Lockwood Dr. | $55 | Oh ship, it’s a sunset trip — cruise along to live music while you sip on your favorite beer, wine, or seltzer. 🌅 

Barn Jam with Uncle Tim’s Bench | Wed., July 14 | 6-10 p.m. | Awendaw Green, 4853 N. Hwy. 17, Awendaw | Free | A one-of-a-kind musical experience on the barn with Uncle Tim’s Bench to provide your midweek pickup. 🎵

Family
Family Film Series: The Land Before Time | Wed., July 14 | 11 a.m. | Terrace Theater, 1956D Maybank Hwy. | $4 | Journey through the late Jurrasic period together — admission is free for kids under 10. 🍿

Summertime Wishes- Family Night! | Wed., July 14 | 6-8 p.m. | Painting with a Twist, 2511 N. Main St., Ste. B, Summerville | $38+ | It’s family night — all participants over the age of 7 are invited to paint this floral design. ✨

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Summer Sweat Series | Wed., July 14 | 5:30 p.m. | Mex 1 Coastal Cantina, Station 22 St., Sullivans Island | $15 | Get your sweat on in this 50-minute class that improves your heart + strength — B.Y.O.M., bring your own mat. 💧

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Surprise & Delight Day | Wed., July 14 | 2-4 p.m. | Mount Pleasant Towne Center, 1218 Belk Dr., Mount Pleasant | Free | Treat yourself to a yoga class, balloon animals, and Italian ice  — all free of charge. 🧘

Thursday, July 15


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Augusta Greenjackets vs. Charleston RiverDogs | Thurs., July 15 | 7:05 p.m. | Joseph P. Riley, Jr. Park, 360 Fishburne St. | $8+ | It’s Thirsty Thursday — enjoy $1 beers + a live DJ at The Joe. 🍻

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North Charleston Farmers Market | Thurs., July 15 | 3-7 p.m. | 4800 Park Cir., North Charleston | Free | Support local farmers + shop for fresh SC Certified produce — get a taste of Flight, this week’s featured food truck. 🍅
Martin’s Market | Thurs., July 15 | 5:30-8 p.m. | Martin’s BBQ Joint, 1622 Highland Ave. | Free | Support local businesses like the Pickle Lady, listen to live music + fill your stomach with food from this BBQ spot. 🍖

Outdoors
Jammin’ Sunset Harbor Cruise | Thurs., July 15 | 5-6:15 p.m. | Tiki Tours of Charleston, 185 Lockwood Dr. | $35 | Oh ship, a sunset trip — cruise along to live music while you sip on your favorite beer, wine, or seltzer. 🌅

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Seitu Solomon Live | Thurs., July 15 | 6-9 p.m. | Uptown Social, 587 King St. | Free | “The Lot” patio is the perfect place to be all summer long for steelpan music + island vibes. 🌴

Family
Holy Rolly At Summerville | Thurs., July 15 | 5-9 p.m. | Hutchinson Square, 102 S. Main St., Summerville | Free | Enjoy ice cream at this summer event featuring local vendors. 🍦

Arts
Paint & Sip — Pelican Sunset | Thurs., July 15 | 7-9 p.m. | Woodruff Wine Bar, 1802 Crowne Commons Way, Johns Island | $30 | Enjoy happy hour + charcuterie — use code: WOODRUFF to save $5 on your reservation. 🎨

Drinks
A Midsummer Night’s Drink | Thurs., July 15 | 6-9 p.m. | The Exchange, 3003 Dunes W. Blvd., Mt. Pleasant | $16+ | Enjoy a night out with small bites, music, a cigar lounge, and a cocktail truck. 🍸

Friday, July 16

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Augusta Greenjackets vs. Charleston RiverDogs | Fri., July 16 | 7:05 p.m. | Joseph P. Riley Jr. Park, 360 Fishburne St. | $8+ | Honor those we have served our country + support the RiverDogs at home by wearing red. ⚾️

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Fossil Friday | Fri., July 16 | 2-4 p.m. | The Charleston Museum, 360 Meeting St. | Free with admission | Find fossils with Curator Matthew Gibson + learn more about the projects he is currently working on. 🦴
Bright Like the Sun | Fri., July 16 | 7-9 p.m. | Painting with a Twist, 2511 N. Main St., Ste. B Summerville | $38 | Shine bright like a diamond (or the sun) when you put your art skills to the canvas in this night class — 18+ are invited, alcohol is for sale for those 21+. ☀️
Friday Night Karaoke Party | Fri., July 16 | 9 p.m.-12 a.m. | The Brick, 24 Ann St. | Free | DJ Mikey Lee is back + no sad songs are allowed, so bring your best tunes for a party. 🍹

Outdoors
Morning History Walk | Fri., July 16 | 9:15-11:30 a.m. | 108 Meeting Street | $30 | Enjoy a 2-hour walking tour of the Old + Historic District. 👟

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Bad Girls Yoga 
| Fri., July 16 | 11 a.m.-12 p.m. | The Wonderer, 1705 Meeting St. Rd. | $25 | Come for yoga + stay for frosé on the rooftop. 🍸

Saturday, July 17

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Hartford Athletic at Charleston Battery | Sat., July 17 | 7:30 p.m. | Patriots Point, 85 Patriots Point Rd., Mt. Pleasant | $12+ | Support the Battery at this home soccer game.
Augusta Greenjackets vs. Charleston RiverDogs | Sat., July 17 | 6:05 p.m. | Joseph P. Riley Jr. Park, 360 Fishburne St. | $8+ | It’s anime night at The Joe, celebrate this form of Japanese art + entertainment. ⚾️

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Inclusive Swim Night | Sat., July 17 | 6:30–8:30 p.m. | Splash Zone, 871 Riverland Dr. | $7 | People with disabilities + their families are invited to a splashing good time at the waterpark — all ages welcome. 🤿
ABT Across America | Sat., July 17 | 7:30 p.m. | Summerall Field, The Citadel | Free with RSVP | The wheels on the bus are rolling again so don’t miss the ABT in Charleston. 🩰

Sunday, July 18

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Augusta Greenjackets vs. Charleston RiverDogs | Sun., July 18  | 5:05 p.m. | Joseph P. Riley Jr. Park, 360 Fishburne St. | $8+ | Mix 95.9 is bringing the jams, you’re bringing the family and the Dogs will be bringing their A-game. ⚾️

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National Ice Cream Day | Sun., July 18 | 12-6 p.m. | Nexton Square, 116 Clearblue Loop, Summerville | Free | It’s Sunday funday in Nexton, get a free scoop on us — when you stop by the Info Cottage to get a voucher. 🍦

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Bubba Bryant – Live At The Brick | Sun., July 18 | 1-4 p.m. | The Brick, 24 Ann St., | Free | With a mix of original music + your favorite tunes, Bubba is sure to end your weekend the right way with a show.

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Hot Girls Summer with Bad Girls Yoga | Sun., July 18 | 11 a.m.-12 p.m. | Uptown Social, The Hudson Room, 587 King St. | $25 | Come for yoga + stay for cocktails after this session led by Charleston-based instructor, Gillian. 🔥

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Princess Party with The New Orleans Princess & Rapunzel| Sun., July 18 | 4 p.m. | OutSlide In, 2070 Sam Rittenberg Blvd. | $7.95+ | Sing, dance + play with two of the best princesses around. 👑

Monday, July 19

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RiverDogs Youth Culinary Camp | Mon., July 19 | 8:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. | Joseph P. Riley Jr. Park, 360 Fishburne St. | $300 | Learn from executive chef Josh Shea on how to make your ballpark favorite meals + more. ⚾️
CHRM Art N Nature Morning Camp | Mon., July 19 | 8:30-11:30 a.m. | Charleston Harbor Resort and Marina, 20 Patriots Point Rd., Mt. Pleasant | $250+ | Get crafty with nature + explore the environment around you to make art. 🌳
Tik Tok Dance Camp | Mon., July 19 | 11 a.m.-1 p.m. | Creative Edge Dance Center, 1190 Clements Ferry Rd., Ste. J | $75 per dancer | All tweens are invited to renegade + more when learning the most popular Tik Tok dances and fun hip hop tricks and skills. 🩰

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Picnic in the Park | Mon., July 19 | 11 a.m.-1 p.m. | James Island County Park, 871 Riverland Dr., Charleston, SC | Free | Let the summer adventure begin with your family exploring the local parks. 🍽️

Tuesday, July 20

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Holy Rolly At Meridian Lakes At Cane Bay | Tues., July 20 | 5-7:30 p.m. | Meridian at Cane Bay, 102 Delisle Ct., Summerville | Free | I scream, you scream, we all scream for ice cream at Meridian Lakes.🍦
Tuesday Night Wine Tasting | Tues., July 20 | 6-8 p.m. | Accent on Wine, 132 S. Main St. Summerville | $14 | Try 4 new Greek wines and you might find a new favorite. 🍷
Music Bingo | Tues., July 20 | 6:30-8:30 p.m. | Frothy Beard Brewing Company, 1401 Sam Rittenberg Blvd. | Free | Test your music knowledge and compete against your friends over drinks. 🍺

Show
Comedy Night at Mex1 Park West | Tues., July 20 | 7 p.m. | Mex 1 Coastal Cantina Park West, 1109 Park West Blvd., Mount Pleasant | $5+ | Come laugh it up with a hilarious group for guaranteed laughs + some of the best tacos in town. 😂

Arts
Relax at the Beach at Sunset | Tues., July 20 | 4-6 p.m. | Painting with a Twist, 2511 North Main St., Ste. B Summerville | $38 | Teens 14+ are invited for a relaxing night of painting. 🌅

ForKids
Tik Tok Dance Camp | Mon., July 19 | 11 a.m.-1 p.m. | Creative Edge Dance Center, 1190 Clements Ferry Rd., Site. J | $75 per dancer | All tweens are invited to renegade + more when learning the most popular Tik Tok dances and fun hip hop tricks and skills. 🩰

Festival
Love♡Shine♡Play Festival | July 22-25 | 7 a.m.-6 p.m. | Pack Square Park, 80 Court Plaza, Asheville, NC | $100+ | This 4-day festival includes yoga, music, hiking, Acro, a beautiful marketplace, panels, meditation and much more.

Wednesday, July 21

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Family Film Series: Stuart Little | Wed., July 21 | 11 a.m. | Terrace Theater, 1950 Maybank Hwy. | $4 | Pass the popcorn please + enjoy a classic family movie — admission is free for kids under 10. 🍿
Succulent + Stone Wood Box Workshop | Wed., July 21 | 6:30-7:30 p.m. | Palmetto Brewing Company, 289 Huger St. | $35+ | All are welcome to come learn about succulent planting. 🪴

ForKids
Lil’ Pirate – Kid’s Class | Wed., July 21 | 12:30-2 p.m. | Painting with a Twist, 2511 North Main St., Ste. B, Summerville | $28+ | Ahoy, matey — kids 7+ are invited to express their creativity on the canvas. 🏴‍☠️
Play Group – Backyard Bug Hunt | Wed., July 21 | 10:30 a.m. | Park West Recreation Fields, 1251 Park W. Blvd., Mt. Pleasant | Free with registration | Bring your growing busy bees out for a playdate where they can socialize safely.

Thursday, July 22

Show
Summer Salt | Thurs., July 22 | 7 p.m. | The Windjammer, 1008 Ocean Blvd., Isle of Palms | $20+ | Jam out with Summer Salt at the Bud Light Seltzer Beach Stage. 🌅
The 1990 Something Tour with Matchbox Rodeo | Thurs., July 22 | 6 p.m. | Commonhouse Aleworks, 4831 O’Hear Ave., North Charleston | Free | Enjoy hit songs of the ‘90s. 🎶

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Rainbow Sparkle Majesty | Thurs., July 22 | 11 a.m.-1 p.m. | Painting with a Twist, 2511 N. Main St., Ste. B, Summerville | $38 | Everyone 7+ is invited for a day of painting a majestic unicorn — drinks will be available for purchase for 21+ guests. 🦄

Active
Folly Beach Community Yoga | Thurs., July 22 | 10-11 a.m. | Folly River Park, 213 E. Ashley Ave., Folly Beach | Free | Dedicate an hour to finding your inner peace + expressing self love. 💛

Outdoor
Cat Island – Wando River Paddle and Fossil Hunt | Thurs., July 22 | 11:30 a.m.-4 p.m. | Paradise Island Boat Landing, Chandler Road, Awendaw | $70+ | Exploring + hunting for fossils — what more could you ask for on a summer day? 🗺

Festival
Love♡Shine♡Play Festival | July 22-25 | 7 a.m.-6 p.m. | Pack Square Park, 80 Court Plaza, Asheville, NC | $100+ | This 4-day festival includes yoga, music, hiking, Acro, a beautiful marketplace, panels, meditation and much more. 

Friday, July 23

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Charlotte Independence at Charleston Battery | Fri., July 23 | 7:30 p.m. | Patriots Point, 85 Patriots Point Rd., Mt. Pleasant | $12+ | Watch the Charleston Battery take on the Charlotte Independence at this soccer game.

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Full Moon Paddle and Bonfire | Fri., July 23 | 8-11 p.m. | Nature Adventures Outfitters, 1010 Reverend Perry Rd., McClellanville | $10+ | Paddle through the marsh while enjoying a view of the full moon — keep an eye out for dolphins and shorebirds.
Shrimp City Slim | Fri., July 23 | 6-9 p.m. | Martin’s BBQ Joint, 1622 Highland Ave. | Free | Listen to  blues + eat great BBQ — full bar is available. 🐖
Fourth Friday with Forty Mile Detour | Fri., July 23 | 7-10 p.m. | Oak Road Brewery, 108 East 3rd North St., Summerville | Free | FCelebrate the start of the weekend with great drinks, friends + music. 🍺

Outdoors
Morning History Walk | Fri., July 23 | 9:15-11:30 a.m. | 108 Meeting St. | $30 | Take a 2-hour stroll along the roads of Old Charlestowne + enjoy the history of the city. 👟

Saturday, July 24

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17th Annual Sweetgrass Festival | Sat., July 24 | 10 a.m.-3 p.m. | Mount Pleasant Memorial Waterfront Park, 99 Harry Hallman Blvd. | Free | Celebrate the Gullah Geechee culture + SC’s official art craft — sweetgrass baskets. 🌾
Southeast Crab Feast | Sat., July 24 | 1-3:30 p.m. | Wannamaker County Park, 8888 University Blvd., North Charleston | $10+ | Enjoy a Lowcountry favorite with the whole family, all you can eat crabs. 🦀
HCB 10-Year Anniversary Party | Sat., July 24 | 11 a.m.- 10 p.m. | Holy City Brewing, 1021 Aragon Ave., North Charleston | Free | Come see what’s brewing as Holy City Brewing turns 10. 🍺
Cafe Roux Cajun Cuisine | Sat., July 24 | 4 p.m. | Pawleys Island Brewing Company, 2668 Industrial Ave., North Charleston | Free | Come for the alligator bites + stay for the cajun coleslaw. 🐊

Outdoor
Fly Fishing Class | Sat., July 24 | 8:30-11:30 a.m. | Haddrell’s Point Fin to Feather, 887 Ben Sawyer Blvd., Mount Pleasant | $100 | Learn the basic fundamentals of fly casting — spots are limited. 🐟

Sunday, July 25

Dish
3rd Annual Puerto Rican Pop-Up | Sun., July 25 | 7 + 8 p.m. | Wild Common, 103 Spring St. | $85 | Enjoy a 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., July 25 | 11a.m.-3 p.m. | Commonhouse Aleworks, 4831 O’Hear Ave., North Charleston | Free | Come out for your favorite breakfast burrito + mimosas. 🥞

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The Charleston Bridal Show | Sun., July 25 | 12-4 p.m. | The Shriners Auditorium, 176 Patriots Point Blvd., Mt. Pleasant | $10+ | You’re cordially invited to see the news of bridal fashion + enjoy all things wedding in the Holy City. 💍
Celadon Flea-esta: Summer Series | Sun., July 25 | 10 a.m.-2 p.m. | Celadon Warehouse, 2221 Noisette Blvd., North Charleston | Free | It’s time to celebrate small business owners in the community + enjoy great sales. 🛍
The Floral Bloom Room Experience | Sun., July 25 | 10 a.m.-8 p.m. | A Classic Affair, 4046 Ashley Phosphate Rd., North Charleston | $400 | Learn the 6 essential steps in floral design — lunch will be provided and all participants are requested to wear black. 💐

Monday, July 26

ForKids
Play Group – National Parents Day | Mon., July 26 | 10:30 a.m. | Church of the Good Shepherd, 1393 Miles Dr. | Register | Moms + littles are invited to a fun playtime that will be safe and socially distanced.

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Back to the Future Movie Trivia | Mon., July 26 | 8 p.m. | SportsBook of Charleston, 4950 Centre Pointe Dr., North Charleston | It’s time to go “Back to the Future” to test your knowledge on the iconic film. 🎬

Dish
Taco Tuesday | Tues., July 27 | All day | Cuban Gypsy Pantry, 5060 Dorchester Rd., North Charleston | Free | Celebrate Taco Tuesday with $1.75 tacos + $5 margaritas. 🌮

Arts
Starry Sunflower | Mon., July 26 | 6-9 p.m. | Frothy Beard Brewing | $35 | Sip + paint sunflowers with your friends — first drink is free. 🌻

Tuesday, July 27

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Taco Tuesday | Tues., July 27 | All day | Cuban Gypsy Pantry, 5060 Dorchester Rd., North Charleston | Free | Celebrate Taco Tuesday with $1.75 tacos + $5 margaritas. 🌮

Active
Folly Beach Community Yoga | Tues., July 27 | 10-11 a.m. | Folly River Park, 213 E. Ashley Ave., Folly Beach | Free | Dedicate an hour to finding your inner peace + expressing self love. 💛
Water Aerobics | Tues., July 27 | 9-10 a.m. | Scott Park Pool, 130 River Landing Dr., Daniel Island | $6+ | Splish + splash as you take a unique approach to getting your daily workout in.🩱

Wednesday, July 28

WaterCooler
Augusta Greenjackets vs. Charleston RiverDogs | Wed., July 28 | 7:05 p.m. | Joseph P. Riley, Jr. Park, 360 Fishburne St. | $8+ | Hey batta, batta — support the RiverDogs at The Joe + catch wicked deals on beer, presented by Wicked Weed Brewing.

ForKids
Art + Games Day (Dreamcatchers) Camp | Wed., July 28 | 9 a.m.-12 p.m. | 77 & Sunny, 3431 Maybank Hwy., Johns Island | $35 | Have fun in the sun with your besties at this single-day camp — recommended for ages 5-12. 🎮

Show
Barn Jam with Caroline Keller Band | Wed., July 28 | 7-8 p.m. | Awendaw Green, 4853 N. Hwy. 17, Awendaw | Free | A one of a kind musical experience in the barn with the Caroline Keller Band to provide your midweek pickup. 🎶

Active
Travelin’ Group Run: Folly Beach | Wed., July 28 | 6:30-8:30 p.m. | Rita’s Seaside Grille, 2 Center St., Folly Beach | Free | Put your best foot forward by running 3 miles along the beach + the night will end with food at Rita’s Seaside Grill. 👟

Thursday, July 29

WaterCooler
Augusta Greenjackets vs. Charleston RiverDogs | Thurs., July 29 | 7:05 p.m. | Joseph P. Riley, Jr. Park, 360 Fishburne St. | $8+ | Hey batta, batta — it’s Thirsty Thursday — enjoy $1 beers + support the home team at The Joe.

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Christmas in July Party | Thurs., July 29 | 7-11 p.m. | Wild Dunes Resort, 5757 Palm Blvd., Isle of Palms | $100+ | Help raise money for families East of the Cooper by making it “Christmas in July”. 🎄
Bikes & Brews | Thurs., July 29 | 5:30 p.m. | Swig & Swine, 1990 Old Trolley Rd., Summerville | Free | Enjoy a bike ride + beer and laughs. 🏍

Film
The 2021 Fly Fishing Film Tour | Thurs., July 29 | 8 p.m. | Charleston Music Hall, 37 John St. | $18 | The biggest catch of the night will be this unforgettable documentary about fly fishing. 🎣

Active
Folly Beach Community Yoga | Tues., July 6 | 10-11 a.m. | Folly River Park, Center St., Folly Beach | Free | Dedicate an hour to find your inner peace + express self love. 💛

Friday, July 30

WaterCooler
Columbia Fireflies vs. Charleston RiverDogs | Fri., July 30 | 7:05 p.m. | Joseph P. Riley, Jr. Park | $8+ | Wear red to honor those who served our country + join the RiverDogs for a fireworks display after the game. ⚾
Harlem Globetrotters World Tour | Fri., July 30-Sat., July 31 | 7 p.m. | North Charleston Coliseum | $20+ | This exhibition basketball team will perform cool tricks and dunks — meet + greets are offered. 🏀

Family
Low Country Summer Coin Show | Fri., July 30 | 12 p.m. | Exchange Park Fairgrounds, 9850 Hwy. 78, Ladson | Free | Bring your kiddos to explore a selection of coins from 3 states that are available to be bought, sold, or traded. 🪙

Active      
Momentum Tennis | Fri., July 30 | 10 a.m.-2 p.m. | Pirate’s Cove Playground, 510 E. Erie Ave., Folly Beach | Free, registration required | Serve some looks at this tennis training session — participants must sign a City of Folly Beach Activities Waiver. 🎾


Outdoors
Morning History Walk | Fri., July 30 | 9:15-11:30 a.m. | 108 Meeting Street | $30 | Enjoy a 2-hour walking tour of the Old + Historic District. 👟

Saturday, July 31

WaterCooler
Columbia Fireflies vs. Charleston RiverDogs | Sat., July 31 | 4:05 p.m. | Joseph P. Riley, Jr. Park | $8+ | It’s a double header kind of night at The Joe — celebrate the Olympics + enjoy a post-game light show. ⚾

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Harlem Globetrotters World Tour | Sat., July 31 | 7 p.m. | North Charleston Coliseum, 5001 Coliseum Dr, North Charleston | $20 | They’re playing basketball — come out for a fun night of cool tricks + dunks. 🏀
Drink Beer. Save Turtles.® | Sat., July 31 | 4-8 p.m. | Edmund’s Oast Brewing Co. | Free | Have a drink with the Turtle Survival Alliance + learn how you can make a difference. 🍺

Active
Barre and Bubbles | Sat., July 10 | 9-10 a.m. | Hotel Emeline, 181 Church St. | $20 | Get your sweat on with this full body workout with mimosas to follow. 🥂

Family
Inclusive Swim Night | Sat., July 10 | 6:30-8:30 p.m. | Whirlin’ Waters, 8888 University Blvd., North Charleston | $9 | People with disabilities + their families are invited to a splashing good time at the waterpark — all ages welcome. 🤿