May PlanAhead: Your May Charleston events calendar

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All month long

TheBuy
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.
Tobin’s Farmer’s Market | Every Sunday | 12-4 p.m. | Tobin’s Market, 197 Jackson St. | Free | Support local culture + music at this monthly farmers market hosted with Halo Alkemis-Ptah Quaponda, the chief of Charleston’s Indigenous Alliance Tribe.
Mosquito Beach Farmers Market | Every Sunday | 3-9 p.m. | Mosquito Beach, 1229 Mosquito Beach Rd. | Free | Explore one of Charleston’s most history-rich areas while shopping for produce + local goods.

Outdoor
Early Morning Bird Walks | Every Wed. + Sat. | 8:30-10:30 a.m. | Caw Caw Interpretive Center, 5200 Savannah Hwy., Ravenel | $9 | See SC’s native birds, butterflies + other wildlife on this guided nature walk.

Active
Creative Flow: Yoga in the Gallery | Every Wednesday | 6-7 p.m. | Redux Contemporary Art Center, 1056 King St. | $10+ suggestion donation | Practice Vinyasa yoga with teacher Lauren Skinner while supporting the local art community.
Firefly Yoga | Every Saturday | 11-11:45 a.m. | Firefly Distillery, 4201 Spruill Ave., North Charleston | $10 | Instructor Reagan Sobel will lead a 45-minute class perfect for any level of yogi.

Show
Rockin’ Dueling Pianos | Every Thurs.-Sat. | 8 p.m.-1 a.m. | JohnKing Grill, 428 King St. | $10 | Catch Charleston’s best live piano show upstairs at JohnKing.

Art
The Lawn Party: From Satin to Seersucker | Sat., May 8-Mon., May 31 | 9 a.m.-5 p.m. (Mon.-Sat.), 12-5 p.m. (Sun.) | The Charleston Museum, 360 Meeting St. | $12+ | The newest art exhibit, featuring garments from the 1820s-present day.
Sunday Figure Drawing | Every Sunday | 5-7 p.m. | Redux Contemporary Art Center, 1056 King St. | $15+ | Anyone 16+ is welcome to come draw or paint, using a model as inspiration.   

Camela Guevara | May 3 – May 30 | Studio Hours: Wednesday 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m., Friday 11:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m., Saturday 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.  | The Gibbes Museum of Art, 135 Meeting St | Prices vary | Artist Camela Guevara will merge her two practices of sewing and painting in connection to cloth and fabric.                                   ○ Francis Sills | May 3 – May 30 | Studio Hours: Tuesday 11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m., Thursday 11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m., Saturday 1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. | The Gibbes Museum of Art, 135 Meeting St | Prices vary | Artist Francis Sills will continue augmenting flora encouraging visitors to grow alongside the plants and flowers in front of them.

Learn
The Gullah Geechee Program Series | Every Wednesday | 1 p.m. | Brookgreen Gardens, 1931 Brookgreen Dr., Murrells Inlet | $10+ | Learn about the Gullah Geechee heritage in SC with live, interactive presentations + performances.
Fossil Friday | Every Friday | 2-4 p.m. | The Charleston Museum, 360 Meeting St. | $5+ (child), $12+ (adult) | Curator of Natural History Matthew Gibson will share his current projects + help identify your fossil finds.

Saturday, May 1

Outdoor
Lowcountry Strawberry Festival | Sat., May 1-Sun., May 2 | 10 a.m.-10 p.m. | Boone Hall Plantation & Gardens, 1235 Long Point Rd., Mt. Pleasant | $8 (child), $12 (adult) | Tickets include access to the petting zoo, dog shows, pig races + more.
World Labyrinth Day: International Walk for Peace | Sat., May 1 | 12:30 p.m. | Brookgreen Gardens, 1931 Brookgreen Dr., Murrells Inlet | $10+ | Join in a global walk for peace at the Brookgreen Gardens Labyrinth.

Art
Mother’s Day Card Workshop | Sat., May 1 | 2-4 p.m. | Wharf Market, 5 Cordes St. | $40 | Join local artist Sarah Winecoff in the creation of handmade, hand-painted Mother’s Day cards.

Cause
Glass Recycling Pop-Up | Sat., May 1 | 12-5 p.m. | Indigo Reef Brewing Co., 2079 Wambaw Creek | Free | Fisher Recycling will be here to collect your extra bottles + other used glass.

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Rooftop Kentucky Derby Party | Sat., May 1 | 12 p.m. | The Rooftop at the Vendue, 19 Vendue Range | Free | Pull out your big hats + seersucker and come have a mint julep – or two – while watching the Kentucky Derby.
Biergarten Derby Party | Sat., May 1 | 12 p.m. | Bay Street Biergarten, 549 E. Bay St. | Free | Come by for live music, a Derby hat contest + Mint Julep slushies.

Drink
Beer and Wine Pairing Dinner | Sat., May 1 | 6:30-9 p.m. | Laura Alberts Tasteful Options, 891 Island Park Dr. | Prices vary | Be sure to reserve a spot today for a dinner and tasting of Tradesman beer + around the world wines.

Show
Vinyl Daze | Sat., May 1 | 7-9:30 p.m. | Johns Island County Park, 2662 Mullet Hall Rd., Johns Island | $60 | This outdoor concert event will sell tickets in squares of 4 to maintain social distancing guidelines.
Safe Sounds at Firefly: On the Border | Sat., May 1 | 7-10 p.m. | Firefly Distillery, 4201 Spruill Ave., North Charleston | $31.25+ | The outdoor Safe Sounds concert series continues with a performance by On the Border, the Eagles tribute band.
Warrick McZeke | Sat., May 1 | 7 p.m. | The Windjammer, 1008 Ocean Blvd., Isle of Palms | $12+ | Enjoy a live concert right on the beach with country music singer Warrick McZeke, former college roommate of Lee Brice.
Low Country Southern Rock | Sat., May 1 | 8 p.m. | Charleston Music Hall, 37 John St. | $22 | This country concert features musicians Eddie Bush + Macey Mac.

FeaturedEvent
Fido Fest | Sat., May 1 | 12-3 p.m. | Mount Pleasant Towne Centre | Free | Calling all Dogs (and their humans)… event features a Fido Marketplace, live music, drinks & nibbles, activities, games + more, all benefitting Charleston Animal Society.

Sunday, May 2

Cause
Craft Brews and Clean Up Crews | Sun., May 2 | 11 a.m. | Edmund’s Oast Brewing Co., 1505 King St. | Free | Help clean up Charleston’s brewery district, and enjoy a nice, cold beer afterward.

Outdoor
Lowcountry Strawberry Festival | Sat., May 1-Sun., May 2 | 12-8 p.m. | Boone Hall Plantation & Gardens, 1235 Long Point Rd., Mt. Pleasant | $8 (child), $12 (adult) | Tickets include access to the petting zoo, dog shows, pig races + more.

Art
Fused Glass Workshop: Pendant | Sun., May 2 | 10 a.m. | The Art Place Studio, 1317 Long Grove Dr., Mt. Pleasant | $25 | Anyone ages 8+ can come in and create a fused glass pendant – just in time to use as a gift for Mother’s Day.
Fused Glass Workshop: Sun Catcher | Sun., May 2 | 1 p.m. | The Art Place Studio, 1317 Long Grove Dr., Mt. Pleasant | $45 | Anyone ages 8+ can come in and create a fused glass sun catcher – just in time to use as a gift for Mother’s Day.
Intergenerational Illustration Workshop | Sun., May 2 | 2-5 p.m. | Gibbes Museum of Art, 135 Meeting St. | $100+ | Parents or grandparents will join their young artists in the creation of storybook illustrations.

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Pinewood Derby | Sun., May 2 | 1 p.m. | Frothy Beard Brewing Co., 1401 Sam Rittenberg Blvd. | Free | Race cars Derby-style for a chance to win $100 Frothy House Cash.
Candle Making Workshop | Sun., May 2 | 4-5:30 p.m. | Julia Deckman Studio, 2008 Wappoo Dr. | $65 | Create your own candles in vintage glasses, tea cups + tins with various fragrance oils and dried flowers.

Show
Baysik | Sun., May 2 | 7 p.m. | The Windjammer, 1008 Ocean Blvd., Isle of Palms | $25 | Join Ryan Stasik and Brendan Bayliss for their collaborative show “Baysik” on the Bud Light Seltzer Beach Stage.

Monday, May 3

Cause
2021 Virtual Moms’ Run 5K | Mon., May 3-Sun., May 9 | All day | Locations vary | $30 | This run will benefit Postpartum Support Charleston + raise awareness for women struggling with maternal mental illnesses.

Outdoor
Marsh Kayaking | Mon., May 3 | 10 a.m.-12 p.m. | Mingo Point, 876 Kiawah Island Pkway., Kiawah Island | $55+ | Get out and explore Charleston’s marshes.

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Animal Sculpture Workshop | Mon., May 3-Fri., May 7 | 10 a.m.-5 p.m. | Brookgreen Gardens, 1931 Brookgreen Dr., Murrells Inlet | $650 | In this week-long sculpture class, participants will create a sculpture with a live animal model.

Art
Sip and Paint: If It’s UP! | Mon., May 3 | 6-9 p.m. | Frothy Beard Brewing Co., 1401 Sam Rittenberg Blvd. | $35 | At this Sip and Paint event, participants will paint the balloon house from Up.

Show
Fox Hunt Mondaze | Mon., May 3 | 7:30-10:30 p.m. | Tobin’s Market, 197 Jackson St. | $5+ | Local band Fox Hunt will perform a 3 hour set of “funky blues rock n’ roll”.

Tuesday, May 4

Celebrate
Right to Ride Day | Tues., May 4 | 10 a.m.-7 p.m. | 80 Mary St. | Free | On this day in 1867, Mary Bowers won the rights of all citizens to ride in horse-drawn carriages + streetcars in downtown Charleston.

TryThis
May the Fourth Be With You: Lightsaber Pretzel Rods | Tues., May 4 | 12 p.m. | Virtual | Free | Tune into this CCPL Facebook live event to make lightsaber pretzel rods and get in the Star Wars spirit.
May The Froth Be With You | Tues., May 4 | 4 p.m. | Frothy Beard Brewing Co., 1401 Sam Rittenberg Blvd. | $30+ | Join in this Jedi celebration all night long.
Star Wars Theme Trivia | Tues., May 4 | 8 p.m. | Mex 1 (West Ashley), 817 St. Andrews Blvd. | Free | Test your Star Wars knowledge with trivia night at Mex 1.

Talk
Star Wars Book Talk | Tues., May 4 | 5 p.m. | Virtual | Free | The CPPL staff will give their recommendations for the best Star Wars reads.

Art
Clothed Mother & Child Figure Drawing | Tues., May 4 | 6-7:30 p.m. | Redux Contemporary Art Center, 1056 King St. | $25+ | This special class will feature a mother + child in several poses for artists to draw or paint.
Sip and Paint: Ohana | Tues., May 4 | 6:30 p.m. | Wine & Tapas Bar, 103 S. Main St., Summerville | $35 | Join local artist Andre for a sip and paint event to create Stitch.

WaterCooler
Myrtle Beach Pelicans vs. Charleston RiverDogs | Tues., May 4 | 7:05 p.m. | Joseph P. Riley, Jr. Park, 360 Fishburne St. | $8+ |

Wednesday, May 5

TryThis
Cooking Hong Kong Egg Tarts | Wed., May 5 | 3 p.m. | Virtual | Free | Learn how to make traditional Chinese egg tarts in recognition of Asian American + Pacifican Islander Heritage Month.

WaterCooler
Myrtle Beach Pelicans vs. Charleston RiverDogs | Wed., May 5 | 12:05 p.m. | Joseph P. Riley, Jr. Park, 360 Fishburne St. | $7+ |

Holiday
Cinco de Mayo Parking Lot Party | Wed., May 5 | 4-9 p.m. | Jalisco, 1271 Folly Rd. | Free | There’s no better way to celebrate this day than by stopping by for margs + tacos.
Cinco de Mayo at Mex 1! | Wed., May 5 | 5-10 p.m. | Mex 1 (All locations) | Free | Celebrate Cinco de Mayo with $5 margs all day long.

Art
Margarita at the Beach | Wed., May 5 | 6-8 p.m. | Painting with a Twist, 2511 N. Main St., Summerville | $38+ | Celebrate Cinco de Mayo at this 21+ sip and paint event.

Thursday, May 6

Talk
Beyond the Headlines: Uncovered, Part II | Thurs., May 6 | 12-12:30 p.m. | Virtual | Free with registration | Ask The Post and Courier editors + reporters questions about their attempt to illuminate corruption in SC.
Black History All Year Long: Focus on Women | Thurs., May 6 | 6-7:30 p.m. | Virtual | Free with registration | Participate in a discussion on Black women’s healthcare, childbearing, sexual violence + genealogical experimentation.

Art
Lasting Impressions with Curator Sara Arnold | Thurs., May 6 | 2:30-3:30 p.m. | Gibbes Museum of Art, 135 Meeting St. | Free | This is a virtual tour of the Lasting Impressions: Japanese Prints exhibit. 

Network
Young Professionals Group Networking Event | Thurs., May 6 | 4-7 p.m. | Toast, 835 Coleman Blvd., Mt. Pleasant | Free with registration | Join the Mount Pleasant Chamber of Commerce for a meetup of local young professionals.

Learn
What to do in the Charleston Garden | Thurs., May 6 | 6:30-7:30 p.m. | Virtual | $10+ | The Charleston Horticultural Society will host an online class instructing gardners how to best plant + tend to their springtime flowers.

Show
Trey Lewis | Thurs., May 6 | 7 p.m. | The Windjammer, 1008 Ocean Blvd., Isle of Palms | $15+ | All 21+ music fans are invited to see singer-songwriter Trey Lewis perform outdoors on the Bud Light Seltzer Beach Stage.

WaterCooler
Myrtle Beach Pelicans vs. Charleston RiverDogs | Thurs., May 6 | 7:05 p.m. | Joseph P. Riley, Jr. Park, 360 Fishburne St. | $8+ |

Friday, May 7

ForKids
“Hangin’ With You” Monkey Handprint Craft | Fri., May 7 | 3 p.m. | Virtual | Free | Let your little one make the perfect craft for Mother’s or Father’s Day with the CCPL staff.

Art
Wet on Wet (Alla Prima) Oil Painting Workshop | Fri., May 7 | 5-7:30 p.m. | Redux Contemporary Art Center, 1056 King St. | $75+ | This painting workshop will be taught by Toby Casey, the only certified Bob Ross instructor in Charleston.

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Yappy Hour | Fri., May 7 | 5:30-7:30 p.m. | Wannamaker County Park, 8888 University Blvd., North Charleston | $2 | All pups + pup-owners are invited for an evening of live music, cold drinks, and dog park fun.

Cause
Sparkling Reception in Oak Allee | Fri., May 7 | 6-9 p.m. | Brookgreen Gardens, 1931 Brookgreen Dr., Murrells Inlet | $100 | Celebrate 30 years of the Friends of Brookgreen with wine tastings, hors d’oeuvres + a raffle – all proceeds benefit the new red wolf exhibit.

Show
Kids in America | Fri., May 7 | 7 p.m. | The Windjammer, 1008 Ocean Blvd., Isle of Palms | $10 | Belt out your favorite Madonna, Michael Jackson + Prince jams with this 80s tribute band.
Charlton Singleton & Friends | Fri., May 7 | 7:30 p.m. | The Bend, 3775 Azalea Dr., North Charleston | $80+ | This outdoor concert will feature the set “The Sizzling 70s – A Tribute to the Music of the 1970s.”

WaterCooler
Myrtle Beach Pelicans vs. Charleston RiverDogs | Fri., May 7 | 7:05 p.m. | Joseph P. Riley, Jr. Park, 360 Fishburne St. | $8+

Saturday, May 8

Learn
Using Accessibility Features on Your PC and Smartphone | Sat., May 8 | 11 a.m. | Virtual | Free | Let the CCPL tech team teach you how to use all the accessibility features on your computers + smartphones.

Art
Punch Needle Workshop | Sat., May 8 | 11 a.m.-1p.m. | Gibbes Museum of Art, 135 Meeting St. | $150+ | Learn the art of punch needle with local artist Daisy McClellan.
Indigo Dye Workshop: Robes and Kaftans | Sat., May 8 | 3-5 p.m. | Redux Contemporary Art Center, 1056 King St. | $70+ | Artist Daisy McClellan will lead the class in making a robe or kaftan from beginning to end.

Drink
Spring Wine Festival in the Gardens | Sat., May 8 | 1-4 p.m. | Brookgreen Gardens, 1931 Brookgreen Dr., Murrells Inlet | $30+ | Come out for a wine tasting, live music + raffle prizes.

WaterCooler
Myrtle Beach Pelicans vs. Charleston RiverDogs | Sat., May 8 | 6:05 p.m. | Joseph P. Riley, Jr. Park, 360 Fishburne St. | $8+ |

Show
Zac Deputy | Sat., May 8 | 7 p.m. | The Windjammer, 1008 Ocean Blvd., Isle of Palms | $15+ | This Georgia-native will be performing songs from his 4th album, Wash It in the Water.
“The Tragedy of Carmen” | Sat., May 8 | 7:30-9:30 p.m. | Hanahan Amphitheater, 3100 Mabeline Rd., Hanahan | $40+ | The Charleston Opera Theater will present Bizet’s premiere opera “The Tragedy of Carmen.”
Safe Sounds at Firefly: Runaway Gin | Sat., May 8 | 7-10 p.m. | Firefly Distillery, 4201 Spruill Ave., North Charleston | $30+ | The outdoor Safe Sounds concert series continues with a performance by Runaway Gin, the Phish tribute band.
A Tribute to Lilith Fair | Sat., May 8 | 8 p.m. | Charleston Music Hall, 37 John St. | $20 | Get ready for a night of the best hits from Fiona Apple, Sarah McLachlan, Sheryl Crow, and more.

Sunday, May 9

Holiday
The Carolina Girl Yacht: Mother’s Day Brunch Cruise | Sun., May 9 | 11 a.m.-2 p.m. | The Carolina Girl Yacht, 2408 Maybank Hwy., Johns Island | $100 | Celebrate your mother with a Charleston Bay Gourmet brunch while cruising around the Charleston Harbor.

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Biergarten Mother’s Day Market | Sun., May 9 | 11 a.m.-4 p.m. | Bay Street Biergarten, 549 E. Bay St. | Free | Stop by to purchase the perfect Mother’s Day gift from local vendors, and enjoy a complimentary mimosa while you’re there.

TryThis
Mother’s Day Cooking Class | Sun., May 9 | 11 a.m. | Zero George, 0 George St. | $195 | Learn how to create seasonal dishes with the culinary team at Zero George. 

WaterCooler
Myrtle Beach Pelicans vs. Charleston RiverDogs | Sun., May 9 | 5:05 p.m. | Joseph P. Riley, Jr. Park, 360 Fishburne St. | $8+

Monday, May 10

Learn
Hurricane Basics | Mon., May 10 | 11 a.m. | Virtual | Free | ABC News 4 meteorologist Emily Gracey will explain everything you need to know about hurricane formation.

Talk
Programming for Beautiful – The Carole King Musical | Mon., May 10 | 6 p.m. | Virtual | $10+ | Join Jason Howland, the Musical Supervisor and Arranger, in a conversation about Carole King’s music in anticipation of next spring’s musical.

Tuesday, May 11

Art
Sip and Paint: Starry Island | Tues., May 11 | 6:30 p.m. | Saltwater Cowboys, 130 Mill St., Mt. Pleasant | $35 | Join local artist Andre for a paint and sip class to create Picasso’s Starry Night – island style. 

Show
KAMANI | Tues., May 11 | 7 p.m. | Charleston Pour House, 1977 Maybank Hwy. | $20 | Stop by for a “night of funk and soul” with featured artists Nikki Glaspie, Sput Searight, Xavier Taplin, Kat Dyson + Matt Lapham.

WaterCooler
Indy Fuel vs. South Carolina Stingrays | Tues., May 11 | 7:05 p.m. | North Charleston Coliseum, 5001 Coliseum Dr., North Charleston | $21+

Wednesday, May 12

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Masonic Temple Building Hard Hat Tour | Wed., May 12 | 4-5:30 p.m. | Masonic Temple Building, 71 Wentworth St. | $75 | Join the Preservation Society of Charleston for an exclusive, behind-the-scenes tour of rehabilitation of this historic building.

Talk
Book Discussion with Spoleto Festival USA | Wed., May 12 | 6:30 p.m. | Virtual | Free | Join the CPPL + Spoleto Festival USA will discuss “Just Us: An American Conversation” by Claudia Rankine.

Art
Paint and Sip: Spring Tulips | Wed., May 12 | 7-9 p.m. | Palmetto Brewing Co., 289 Huger St. | $30 | Join the Charleston Paint Party studio for a spring-themed painting event.

WaterCooler
Indy Fuel vs. South Carolina Stingrays | Wed., May 12 | 7:05 p.m. | North Charleston Coliseum, 5001 Coliseum Dr., North Charleston | $21+

Thursday, May 13

ForKids
Homeschool History Day: Marsh Madness | Thurs., May 13 | 10-11 a.m. | The Dill Sanctuary, 1163 Riverland Dr. | $5+ (child), $12+ (adult) | Bring your little ones to learn about pluff mud + fiddler crabs.

Learn
Hurricane Preparedness | Thurs., May 13 | 6 p.m. | Virtual | Free | The Charleston County Emergency Management and National Weather Service will explain how to prepare + stay safe during hurricane season.

TryThis
Revolutionary War Siege Lines Walking Tour | Thurs., May 13 | 6-7 p.m. | The Charleston Museum, 360 Meeting St. | $25+ | Carl P. Borick will lead a tour of the sites involved in the largest battle fought in SC during the Revolutionary War.

Dish
11th Annual Harvest Dinner | Thurs., May 13 | 6-8 p.m. | William E. Enston Home, 900 King St. | $10 (student), $20 (adult) | Celebrate all the Green Heart community members with a BBQ dinner + fresh, local garden-based sides. 

ForPets
Paws on the Patio | Thurs., May 13 | 6-8 p.m. | Burtons Grill, 1875 US-17, Mt. Pleasant | $30 | Bring your pup to happy hour + $10 per person will be donated to the Charleston Animal Society.

Show
Croce and Carole: Encore Performance | Thurs., May 13 | 7-9 p.m. | Tradesman Brewing Co., 1647 King St. Ext. | $25 | For one night only, local musicians will perform the songs of Jim Croce + Carole King at a live, outdoor event.
Blackberry Smoke | Thurs., May 13 | 7:30 p.m. | The Bend, 3775 Azalea Dr., North Charleston | $200+ | This outdoor concert will include special guest JB Strauss.

Friday, May 14

Outdoor
Lighthouse Inlet Bird Walk | Fri., May 14 | 8:30-10:30 a.m. | Lighthouse Inlet Heritage Preserve, 1750 E. Ashley Ave., Folly Beach | $9 | Discover the northeast end of Folly Beach, and see Painted Buntings + Wilson’s Plovers.

ForKids
Homeschool in the Parks: Sea Turtle Study | Fri., May 14 | 10-11:30 a.m. | Folly Beach County Park, 1100 W. Ashley Ave., Folly Beach | $5 | Children ages 7-12 can come learn all about the loggerhead sea turtle by participating in fun, hands-on beach activities.

Talk
Literary Gibbes Book Club Discussion | Fri., May 14 | 1-2:30 p.m. | Gibbes Museum of Art, 135 Meeting St. | Free with registration | Virtually discuss the book “An Artist of the Floating World” by Kazuo Ishiguro. 

Show
Little Stranger’s Friendly Neighborhood Festival | Fri., May 14-Sat., May 15 | 5 p.m. | Charleston Pour House, 1977 Maybank Hwy. | $30+ | Celebrate local musicians with a weekend-long music festival.
Yonder Mountain String Band | Fri., May 14 | 7 p.m. | The Windjammer, 1008 Ocean Blvd., Isle of Palms | $30 | Join this bluegrass band for a concert outdoors on the Bud Light Seltzer Beach Stage.
Yacht Rock Revue | Fri., May 14 | 7:30 p.m. | The Bend, 3775 Azalea Dr., North Charleston | $200+ | Yacht Rock Revue channels the sounds of the 70s + 80s.

WaterCooler
Charlotte Independence vs. Charleston Battery | Fri., May 14 | 7 p.m. | Patriots Point Stadium, 85 Patriots Point Rd., Mt Pleasant | $15+

Saturday, May 15

Art
Color Theory 101: Acrylic Painting | Sat., May 15 | 10 a.m.-1 p.m.| Gibbes Museum of Art, 135 Meeting St. | $60+ | Learn how to properly mix colors using the color wheel, and create a series of small paintings.
Relief Block Printmaking Workshop | Sat., May 15-Sun., May 16 | 12:30-4 p.m. | Gibbes Museum of Art, 135 Meeting St. | $240+ | Join Redux + the Gibbes in this collaboration workshop where you will create your own relief prints.

TryThis
Sweetgrass Basket Class | Sat., May 15 | 10 a.m.-12 p.m. | Indigo Reef Brewing Co., 2019 Wambaw Creek | $60 | Jennifaye Singleton of Geechee Handmade Sweetgrass Baskets will be here to help participants create their very own baskets.
Charleston Renaissance Walking Tour | Sat., May 15 | 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. | Gibbes Museum of Art, 135 Meeting St. | $50+ | Explore the different sites that inspired some of the artwork featured at the Gibbes.
Light Sculptures with Bryan Rapp | Sat., May 15 | 11 a.m.-12 p.m. | Brookgreen Gardens, 1931 Brookgreen Dr., Murrells Inlet | $10 | Bryan Rapp will lead this family workshop where you will make your own lighted sculpture with light sticks, water bottles, cups + more.
Creating an Invitation with Canva | Sat., May 15 | 11 a.m. | Virtual | Free | The CCPL staff will teach you how to get started on Canva to design an invitation.

Show
Little Stranger’s Friendly Neighborhood Festival | Fri., May 14-Sat., May 15 | 4 p.m. | Charleston Pour House, 1977 Maybank Hwy. | $30+ | Celebrate local musicians with a weekend-long music festival.
Whiskey Run | Sat., May 15 | 7 p.m. | The Windjammer, 1008 Ocean Blvd., Isle of Palms | $8+ | Join this country band for an outdoor concert on the Bud Light Seltzer Beach Stage.
Safe Sounds at Firefly: The High Divers | Sat., May 15 | 7-10 p.m. | Firefly Distillery, 4201 Spruill Ave., North Charleston | $27.50+ | The outdoor Safe Sounds concert series continues with a performance by The High Divers, a music group native to SC.
The Patti O’ Furniture Drag Spectacular: “Shantay, It’s May” | Sat., May 15 | 8 p.m. | Charleston Music Hall, 37 John St. | $20 | Don’t miss this incredible show featuring Kennedy Davenport, Oliver Clothessoff, Martina Diamante + Lexi Sharp.

Sunday, May 16

ForKids
Muddy Buddies: Pottery Wheel and Handbuilding Workshop | Sat., May 16 | 9 a.m. | The Art Place Studio, 1317 Long Grove Dr., Mt. Pleasant | $55 | Drop off your little one for a fun, 3-hour pottery class.

Art
Relief Block Printmaking Workshop | Sat., May 15-Sun., May 16 | 12:30-4 p.m. | Redux Contemporary Art Center, 1056 King St. | $240+ | Join Redux + the Gibbes in this collaboration workshop where you will create your own relief prints.

Show
Mt. Joy | Sun., May 16 | 7 p.m. | The Windjammer, 1008 Ocean Blvd., Isle of Palms | $75 | Experience this folk-rock band live on the beachfront Bud Light Seltzer Stage.
Cordovas + Great Peacock | Sun., May 16 | 7 p.m. | Charleston Pour House, 1977 Maybank Hwy. | $20 | This Tennessee-based band will perform songs from their recent album, Destiny Hotel, which features a unique blend of folk + country and rock ‘n roll sounds.

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Duppy Conqueror’s Bus2Beach Party | Sun., May 16 | 2-5 p.m. | 3347 Rivers Ave, North Charleston | Free | Come out and join in North Charleston’s celebration of CARTA’s return to the beach.

Monday, May 17

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Nature’s Geometry: Sculpting the Figure in Planes | Mon., May 17-Fri., May 21 | 10 a.m.-5 p.m. | Brookgreen Gardens, 1931 Brookgreen Dr., Murrells Inlet | $650+ | Sculptor Rick Casali will lead the class in the creation of a 24-inch standing nude in oil-based plastilina.
CoHORT Garden Trivia Night | Mon., May 17 | 6-8:30 p.m. | Rusty Bull Brewing Co., 3005 W. Montague Ave., North Charleston | $15+ | Sign up for a night of garden-themed trivia, live music + cold drinks.

Village Green Biergarten | Mon., May 17 | 5-8 p.m. | Freshfields Village, 165 Village Green Ln, Kiawah Island | Free | After a day on the course, relax + enjoy Dave Landeo on the Village Green!

Talk
Book Talk: Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month | Mon., May 17 | 6 p.m. | Virtual | Free | The CCPL will host a discussion on Facebook live about great books written by Asian American + Pacific Islander authors.

Art
Paint and Sip: Hot Air Balloon | Mon., May 17 | 7-9 p.m. | Holy City Brewing, 1021 Aragon Ave., North Charleston | $30 | Grab a friend and come out to have a drink + paint a canvas.

Tuesday, May 18

Learn
Read for Change: Using Literacy to Fight Racism | Tues., May 8 | 6 p.m. | Virtual | Free | Join the CCPL in a conversation about “The Body is Not An Apology: The Power of Radical Self Love” by Sonya Renee Taylor to better understand current racial + social justice issues.

Show
Mt. Joy | Tues., May 18 | 7 p.m. | The Windjammer, 1008 Ocean Blvd., Isle of Palms | $75 | Experience this folk-rock band live on the beachfront Bud Light Seltzer Stage.

TryThis
Comedy Night | Tues., May 18 | 7 p.m. | Mex 1 (Park West), 1109 Park West Blvd. | $10+ | Join some of Charleston’s best comedians for a night of laughter, margs + Mexican eats.                                                                                                                 

 Village Green Biergarten | Tues., May 18 | 5-8 p.m. | Freshfields Village, 165 Village Green Ln, Kiawah Island | Free | After a day on the course enjoy Travis Allison on the Village Green! 

WaterCooler
Down East Wood Ducks vs. Charleston RiverDogs | Tues., May 18 | 7:05 p.m. | Joseph P. Riley, Jr. Park, 360 Fishburne St. | $8+

Wednesday, May 19

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Cooking Pani Popo | Wed., May 19 | 3 p.m. | Virtual | Free | Learn how to make traditional Samoan coconut buns in recognition of Asian American + Pacific Islander Heritage Month.

Shag Night | Wed., May 19 | 6-9 p.m. | Freshfields Village, 165 Village Green Ln, Kiawah Island | Free | After a day on the course learn the official dance of South Carolina on Shag Night.

Show
Mt. Joy | Wed., May 19 | 7 p.m. | The Windjammer, 1008 Ocean Blvd., Isle of Palms | $75 | Experience this folk-rock band live on the beachfront Bud Light Seltzer Stage.
The Brewery Comedy Tour | Wed., May 19 | 7-8:30 p.m. | Ghost Monkey Brewery, 522 Wando Ln., Mt. Pleasant | Free | Have a laugh + a drink with Ghost Monkey’s free NY-style comedy show.

WaterCooler
Down East Wood Ducks vs. Charleston RiverDogs | Wed., May 19 | 7:05 p.m. | Joseph P. Riley, Jr. Park, 360 Fishburne St. | $8+

Thursday, May 20

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Music on the Dock | Thurs., May 20 | 6-9 p.m. | Freshfields Village, 165 Village Green Ln, Kiawah Island | Free | After a day on the course, kick back, relax and enjoy Dave & The Sol Beats at the Dock!                                                                                 

Mount Pleasant Chamber of Commerce: Monthly Luncheon | Thurs., May 20 | 11:45 a.m. – 1:15 p.m. |  176 Patriots Point Road, Mount Pleasant | $20+ | Please join us for our monthly luncheon where the guest speaker will be Dr. Gerrita Postlewait, Superintendent of Charleston County School District. 

Show
Lost Tribe | Thurs., May 20 | 6:30 p.m. | Charleston Pour House, 1977 Maybank Hwy. | $10 | Experience this Charleston-based group performing live music with soul, rock, and psychedelia sounds.
Safe Sounds at Firefly: Jimmie Allen | Thurs., May 20 | 7-10 p.m. | Firefly Distillery, 4201 Spruill Ave., North Charleston | $41.25+ | The outdoor Safe Sounds concert series continues with a performance by country music artist Jimmie Allen.
World Famous Tim Buie | Thurs., May 20 | 7 p.m.-12 a.m. | JohnKing Grill, 428 King St. | $20 | Pianist Tim Buie has toured the world for 30+ years and has played in 43 different countries – don’t miss his next stop in Charleston.

WaterCooler
Down East Wood Ducks vs. Charleston RiverDogs | Thurs., May 20 | 7:05 p.m. | Joseph P. Riley, Jr. Park, 360 Fishburne St. | $8+

Friday, May 21

ForKids
Homeschool in the Parks: Sea Turtle Study | Fri., May 21 | 10-11:30 a.m. | Folly Beach County Park, 1100 W. Ashley Ave., Folly Beach | $5 | Children ages 7-12 can come learn all about the loggerhead sea turtle by participating in fun, hands-on beach activities.

Talk
Sweetgrass Artistry | Fri., May 21 | 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. | Capt. James Missroon House, 40 E. Bay St. | $55 | This Food for Thought Luncheon Lecture will feature Antwon Ford as he discusses his history making sweetgrass baskets. 

Outdoor
Scanning the Sand | Fri., May 21 | 3-5 p.m. | Kiawah Beachwalker Park, 1 Beachwalker Dr., Kiawah Island | $9 | Search for molluscs, worms, and other creatures hidden in the sand.

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Society 1858 Garden Party | Fri., May 21 | 6-9 p.m. | The Lenhardt Garden, 135 Meeting St. | $125 | Celebrate Stephen L. Hayes, the 2021 winner of the 1858 Prize for Contemporary Southern Art, at a garden party at the Gibbes.                                         

Championship Week Music on the Dock | Fri., May 21| 6-9 p.m. | Freshfields Village, 165 Village Green Ln, Kiawah Island | Free | After a day on the course, enjoy Island Duo at the Dock! 

Show
Zoso – The Ultimate Led Zeppelin Experience | Fri., May 21 | 7 p.m. | The Windjammer, 1008 Ocean Blvd., Isle of Palms | $15 | Join this Led Zeppelin tribute band at the Bud Light Seltzer Stage.
World Famous Tim Buie | Fri., May 21 | 7 p.m.-12 a.m. | JohnKing Grill, 428 King St. | $20 | Pianist Tim Buie has toured the world for 30+ years and has played in 43 different countries – don’t miss his next stop in Charleston.
Women of Country | Fri., May 21 | 8 p.m. | Charleston Music Hall, 37 John St. | $20 | Sing along to the songs of country music’s greatest: Dolly Parton, Deana Carter, Reba McEntire + more.

WaterCooler
Down East Wood Ducks vs. Charleston RiverDogs | Fri., May 21 | 7:05 p.m. | Joseph P. Riley, Jr. Park, 360 Fishburne St. | $8+

Saturday, May 22

ForKids
Scout Days 2021 | Sat., May 22 | 10 a.m.-12 p.m. | Brookgreen Gardens, 1931 Brookgreen Dr., Murrells Inlet | $10+ | Go on a tour of the botanical gardens, and create nature-themed arts + crafts.

Talk
For Which it Stands: Landscapes of the Japanese American Experience | Sat., May 22 | 11 a.m.-12 p.m. | Gibbes Museum of Art, 135 Meeting St. | Free with registration | Join the virtual discussion with local artists on the effects of the pandemic + racial injustice.

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Charcuterie Class | Sat., May 22 | 4-6 p.m. | Dashi, 1242 Remount Rd. | $60 | Create an 8×8 charcuterie box (all supplies will be provided) meant for 2 as an after dinner snack or carry to lunch the next day.
Sea Island Luau at the Pink House Playa | Sat., May. 22 | 4-7 p.m. | Pink House Neighborhood Resource Center, 1551 Mulberry St. | Free | Celebrate the upcoming CARTA bus service to Isle of Palms with seafood + music in tradition of the Gullah Geechee culture.             Championship Week Music on the Dock | Sat., May 22| 6-9 p.m. | Freshfields Village, 165 Village Green Ln, Kiawah Island | Free | After a day on the course enjoy The Sneakers at the Dock!                                                                                                                                              WestEdge Day | Sat., May 22 | 12-4 p.m. | 22 WestEdge Street | Free | Come celebrate spring in Charleston with live music, free food samples, kids activities + more.

Show
Symphonic Swing | Sat., May 22 | 5 p.m. + 8 p.m. | Charleston Music Hall, 37 John St. | $10+ | Listen to symphonic jazz as it collides with the classical sounds of Mozart, Beethoven + more.
Safe Sounds at Firefly: The Reckoning | Sat., May 22 | 7-10 p.m. | Firefly Distillery, 4201 Spruill Ave., North Charleston | $27.50+ | The outdoor Safe Sounds concert series continues with a performance by The Reckoning, a music group based in Charleston.
Muscadine Bloodline | Sat., May 22 | 7 p.m. | The Windjammer, 1008 Ocean Blvd., Isle of Palms | $28+ | Join this up-and-coming country band for a can’t-miss performance on the beachfront stage.
World Famous Tim Buie | Sat., May 21 | 7 p.m.-12 a.m. | JohnKing Grill, 428 King St. | $20 | Pianist Tim Buie has toured the world for 30+ years and has played in 43 different countries – don’t miss his next stop in Charleston.
Old Crow Medicine Show | Sat., May 22 | 7:30 p.m. | The Bend, 3775 Azalea Dr., North Charleston | $300+ | This country music band is a can’t-miss, as they have won 2 Grammy Awards and received an induction into the Grand Ole Opry.
Karina Rykman | Sat., May 22 | 9:30 p.m. | Charleston Pour House, 1977 Maybank Hwy. | $12+ | Catch Karina Rykman in concert before the release of her debut album + first-ever full time tour.

WaterCooler
Down East Wood Ducks vs. Charleston RiverDogs | Sat., May 22 | 6:05 p.m. | Joseph P. Riley, Jr. Park, 360 Fishburne St. | $8+

Sunday, May 23

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Village Green Biergarten | Sat., May 22 | 12-9 p.m. | Freshfields Village, 165 Village Green Ln, Kiawah Island | Free | Kick back, relax and enjoy Championship Weekend on the green!                                                                                                                         

10th Annual Charleston Food Truck Festival | Sat., May 22 | 12-8 p.m. | Riverfront Park, 1001 Everglades Dr., North Charleston | Free | Support local businesses for this food truck festival.

WaterCooler
New York Red Bulls II vs. Charleston Battery | Sun., May 23 | 2 p.m. | Patriots Point Stadium, 85 Patriots Point Rd., Mt Pleasant | $12+ |
Down East Wood Ducks vs. Charleston RiverDogs | Sun., May 23 | 5:05 p.m. | Joseph P. Riley, Jr. Park, 360 Fishburne St. | $8+

Show
Everclear | Sun., May 23 | 7 p.m. | The Windjammer, 1008 Ocean Blvd., Isle of Palms | $35+ | Jam out to 90s alt-rock on the Bud Light Seltzer Beach Stage.

Monday, May 24 

Show

Delic Mondaze | Mon., May 24 | 7:30-10 p.m. | Tobin’s Market, 197 Jackson St. | $5 | Stop by the market for live music featuring the Psycodelics — a local Charleston funk + soul group.                                                                                                               

Swamp Fox Comedy Night | Mon., May 24 | 7:30-9 p.m. | Dreamers Restaurant, 312 Rembert C Dennis Blvd | $10 | Catch featured comedy club headliners Terry McNeely, Adam Gabel + Soo Ra passing through between performing at the big clubs.

Art                             

Amy’s Tree | Mon., May 24 | 4-6 p.m. | Painting with a Twist, 2511 N Main St Suite B | $38+ | Join instructor Taylor Murdaugh for a paint and sip class to create Amy’s Tree. 

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Food Truck Day | Mon., May 24 | 10:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m. | Patriots Point Naval & Maritime Museum, 40 Patriots Point Road | Free | Come out for nothin’ but chicken where the menu includes wings, salads, tenders + more.

Tuesday, May 25

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Hands on History: The Building Arts | Tues., May 25 | 3-4:30 p.m. | The Charleston Museum, 360 Meeting St. | $10+ | Create a replication of the Joseph Manigault House with plaster molding, bricks + iron work.                                                                         

Before Nine | Tues., May 25 | 7 -9 a.m. | Cambria Hotel Pool, 1472 N Highway 17 | Free | Start your day off networking with friends over coffee and conversation. 

Art                                                                                                                                                 Paint Your Pet | Tues., May 25 | 6-8 p.m. | Florence’s Lowcountry Kitchen | 90 Folly Rd Blvd Suite B-4 | $60 | Come out and paint your furry friend! Florence’s Lowcountry cuisine and tasty cocktails will be available for purchase.

Talk
Artist Talk: Jibade-Khalil Huffman | Tues., May 25 | 7 p.m. | Virtual | Free | Join in a discussion with this local artist as he describes how he exposes power structures + racial dynamics within his work. 

WaterCooler
Fayetteville Woodpeckers vs. Charleston RiverDogs | Tues., May 25 | 7:05 p.m. | Joseph P. Riley, Jr. Park, 360 Fishburne St. | $8+

Featured Event 

Maureen Women’s Clothing pop-up shop | Wed., May 26-Sun., June 6 | 12- 6 p.m. | 27 Broad St. | Free | It’s time for something new. Shop the Maureen Women’s Clothing pop-up shop through June 6.

Wednesday, May 26

Watch
Indie Lens Pop-Up: The Donut King | Wed., May 26 | 5:30 p.m. | Virtual | Free | View the CCPL’s streaming of The Donut King, a film detailing Ted Ngoy’s rags to riches story.

Outdoor
Awendaw Green Bus2Beach Barn Jam | Wed., May 26 | 6-9 p.m. | Awendaw Green, 4853 N. Hwy. 17, Awendaw | Free | This free, outdoor concert under the oaks will celebrate the newest transportation service to Isle of Palms. *This is not a CARTA event.*

Evening in the Park | Wed., May 26 | 5:30-7:30 p.m. | Bring you family and furry friends for drinks + ice cream  at James Island County Park. 

WaterCooler
Fayetteville Woodpeckers vs. Charleston RiverDogs | Wed., May 26 | 7:05 p.m. | Joseph P. Riley, Jr. Park, 360 Fishburne St. | $8+
Greenville Swamp Rabbits vs. South Carolina Stingrays | Wed., May 26 | 7:05 p.m. | North Charleston Coliseum, 5001 Coliseum Dr., North Charleston | $21+ 

Thursday, May 27

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KKBE Synagogue Tour | Thurs., May 27 | 12:30-2 p.m. | KKBE Synagogue, 90 Hasell St. | $50 | Join the Preservation Society of Charleston in the exploration of the second-oldest synagogue in the US.                                                                                                                    Smart Street Design | Thurs., May 27 | 6 p.m. | Virtual | Free with registration | Join this virtual discussion about safe streets with expert Angie Schmitt.                                                   Be Red Cross Ready | Thurs., May 27 | 6:30 p.m. | Virtual | Free | Join the Berkeley County Library for a curriculum designed to help people understand, prepare for + respond appropriately to year-round disasters.

Learn
Brookgreen 101: Brookgreen Women | Thurs., May 27 | 1 p.m. | Brookgreen Gardens, 1931 Brookgreen Dr., Murrells Inlet | $10+ | Discover the history of Brookgreen women at this discussion in the Lowcountry Auditorium.

Show
Futurebirds | Thurs., May 27 | 7 p.m. | The Windjammer, 1008 Ocean Blvd., Isle of Palms | $30+ | The Rolling Stone has called this band “one of the most fascinating and captivating rock acts touring today”, so you don’t want to miss this performance.
Indigo Girls | Thurs., May 27 | 7:30 p.m. | The Bend, 3775 Azalea Dr., North Charleston | $250+ | Come out and support this powerful female duo as they perform with special guest Danielle Howle.

WaterCooler
Fayetteville Woodpeckers vs. Charleston RiverDogs | Thurs., May 27 | 7:05 p.m. | Joseph P. Riley, Jr. Park, 360 Fishburne St. | $8+

Friday, May 28

TheBuy
That BIG Book Sale | Fri., May 28-Sun., May 30 | 9 a.m.-7 p.m. | Omar Shrine Auditorium, 176 Patriots Point Rd., Mt. Pleasant | Prices vary | Join the CCPL for a giant sale of 60,000+ books, DVDs, CDs, and more – for as little as 50 cents.

Learn
Fondness for Fungi | Fri., May 28 | 3-5 p.m. | Caw Caw Interpretive Center, 5200 Savannah Hwy., Ravenel | $9 | Learn how to identify different fungi organisms.

Show
Futurebirds | Fri., May 28 | 7 p.m. | The Windjammer, 1008 Ocean Blvd., Isle of Palms | $30+ | The Rolling Stone has called this band “one of the most fascinating and captivating rock acts touring today”, so you don’t want to miss this performance.
Caleb Teicher & Company | Fri., May 28 | 8:30 p.m. | Rivers Green (CofC), 71 Coming St. | $55 | The 2021 Spoleto Festival will kick off with this lively tap performance featuring a crew of 6 dancers.

WaterCooler
Fayetteville Woodpeckers vs. Charleston RiverDogs | Fri., May 28 | 7:05 p.m. | Joseph P. Riley, Jr. Park, 360 Fishburne St. | $8+ |
Wheeling Nailers vs. South Carolina Stingrays | Fri., May 28 | 7:05 p.m. | North Charleston Coliseum, 5001 Coliseum Dr., North Charleston | $21+

Saturday, May 29

Outdoor
Behind the Garden Gate | Sat., May 29 | 9 a.m.-3 p.m. | Various locations | $75 | The 2021 Spoleto Festival will collaborate with the Charleston Horticultural Society to allow self-guided tours of private Charleston gardens.

TheBuy
That BIG Book Sale | Fri., May 28-Sun., May 30 | 9 a.m.-5 p.m. | Omar Shrine Auditorium, 176 Patriots Point Rd., Mt. Pleasant | Prices vary | Join the CCPL for a giant sale of 60,000+ books, DVDs, CDs, and more – for as little as 50 cents.

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Poetry at McLeod: Teri Ellen Cross Davis | Sat., May 29 | 11 a.m.-1 p.m. | McLeod Plantation, 325 Country Club Dr. | Free | Join African American poets in a poetry reading to explore the past, present, future, and the imagined.
Forge Your Own | Sat., May 29 | 12-6 p.m. | Indigo Reef Brewing Co., 2079 Wambaw Creek | $45+ | Blacksmith Jason Redick will teach participants to forge their own bottle openers, oyster shuckers, or fire pokers.

WaterCooler
Fayetteville Woodpeckers vs. Charleston RiverDogs | Sat., May 29 | 6:05 p.m. | Joseph P. Riley, Jr. Park, 360 Fishburne St. | $8+ |
Wheeling Nailers vs. South Carolina Stingrays | Sat., May 29 | 7:05 p.m. | North Charleston Coliseum, 5001 Coliseum Dr., North Charleston | $21+

Show
Safe Sounds at Firefly: Idlewild Revival | Sat., May 29 | 7-10 p.m. | Firefly Distillery, 4201 Spruill Ave., North Charleston | $27.50+ | The outdoor Safe Sounds concert series continues with a performance by Idlewild Revival, an Allman Brothers tribute band.
Fitz and the Tantrums | Sat., May 29 | 7:30 p.m. | The Bend, 3775 Azalea Dr., North Charleston | $225+ | Tickets to Around the Bend: Concert Series are sold in pods of up to 4 people.
Caleb Teicher & Company | Sat., May 29 | 8:30 p.m. | Rivers Green (CofC), 71 Coming St. | $55 | The 2021 Spoleto Festival features this lively tap performance featuring a crew of 6 dancers.

Sunday, May 30

TheBuy
That BIG Book Sale | Fri., May 28-Sun., May 30 | 10 a.m.-3 p.m. | Omar Shrine Auditorium, 176 Patriots Point Rd., Mt. Pleasant | Prices vary | Join the CCPL for a giant sale of 60,000+ books, DVDs, CDs, and more – for as little as 50 cents.

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Tell Me Your Names: Poetry Workshop with Teri Davis | Sun., May 30 | 11 a.m.-1 p.m. | McLeod Plantation, 325 Country Club Dr. | Free with registration | Discuss the artistry of poets like Etheridge Knight, Rita Dove, and Lucille Cliffton.

Reagan Sobel Yoga | Sun., May 30 | 10-11a.m. | Dashi, 1262 Remount Road, North Charleston, SC | $10 | Begin your week with an all-levels outdoor yoga class led by Reagan Sobel Yoga + stay for brunch.

Show
Weird Science & Flash Mob | Sun., May 30 | 4 p.m. | The Windjammer, 1008 Ocean Blvd., Isle of Palm | $15 | Stop by for live music all day long, first on the deck stage, then the Bud Light Seltzer Stage, and finally, the inside stage for the late show.
Smith & Myers | Sun., May 30 | 7:30 p.m. | The Bend, 3775 Azalea Dr., North Charleston | $200+ | Don’t miss this outdoor concert with special guests J.R. Moore + Zack Mack.
Caleb Teicher & Company | Sun, May 30 | 8:30 p.m. | Rivers Green (CofC), 71 Coming St. | $55 | The 2021 Spoleto Festival features this lively tap performance featuring a crew of 6 dancers.
Sarah Jarosz | Sun., May 30 | 9 p.m. | Cistern Yard, 71 George St. | $50+ | As part of the 2021 Spoleto Festival, this 4-time Grammy winner will perform for the Lowcountry.

Talk
Conversations With… | Sun., May 30 | 5 p.m. | Virtual | Free with registration | CBS New journalist Martha Teichner will interview the men + women who made the 2021 Spoleto Festival possible.

WaterCooler
Fayetteville Woodpeckers vs. Charleston RiverDogs | Sun., May 30 | 5:05 p.m. | Joseph P. Riley, Jr. Park, 360 Fishburne St. | $8+

Active                                                                                                                                            8th Annual Brookgreen Gardens Memorial Day 5K  | Sun., May 30 | 6 p.m. | Brookgreen Gardens, 1931 Brookgreen Drive | $35 | Calling all runners to take part in a race that will showcase the sculptures and nature that the Gardens has to offer.

Monday, May 31

Show
Caleb Teicher & Company | Mon., May 31 | 8:30 p.m. | Rivers Green (CofC), 71 Coming St. | $55 | The 2021 Spoleto Festival features this lively tap performance featuring a crew of 6 dancers.
Sarah Jarosz | Mon., May 31 | 9 p.m. | Cistern Yard, 71 George St. | $50+ | As part of the 2021 Spoleto Festival, this 4-time Grammy winner will perform for the Lowcountry.
Haley Mae Campbell | Mon., May 31 | 1-4 p.m. | Firefly Distillery, 4201 Spruill Ave. | Free | Start your summer off right with performances from this local singer + songwriter. 🎤 

Dish
The 90’s Vibe Cook-Out | Mon., May 31 | 3-9 p.m. | Riverfront Park, 1061 Everglades Ave. | $30+ | Celebrate the ‘90s with music, food, and fun. 🎉
Food Truck Day – Southern Seafood & Niños Creamery | Mon., May 31 | 10:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m. | $27 | Patriots Point Naval & Maritime Museum, 40 Patriots Point Rd., Mt. Pleasant | Chow down on seafood and ice cream at Patriots Point.🍦

Active
Marsh Kayaking | Mon., May 31 | 11 a.m.-1 p.m. | $60 | Mingo Point, 876 Kiawah Island Pkwy, Kiawah Island | Paddle through the salt marsh + soak in the natural beauty. 🌾
Jolly Folly Pickleball | Mon., May 31 | 8-10 a.m. | Free | Pirates Cove Courts, 510 E. Erie Ave., Folly Beach | Get out + play some pickleball this morning — beginners welcome.