Weekend Roundup: Tastes like beer
Weekend Roundup: Tastes like beer Events for the weekend of Feb. 24-Feb. 26

Whoa, it is SO nice outside. And it will be this weekend, too. Thank goodness, because we found so many fun things to do this weekend, it will be impossible…


Freeloaders: Clear skies and free events
Freeloaders: Clear skies and free events Events for the week of Feb. 20-Feb. 26

The forecast predicts a gorgeous week ahead, so keep yourself busy and free your wallet with these fun events we’ve rounded up…


Weekend Roundup: Let's get wild
Weekend Roundup: Let's get wild Events for the weekend of Feb. 17-19

This weekend kicks off the 2017 Southeastern Wildlife Exhibition, featuring animals, demonstrations, and educational fun to help promote wildlife and conservation. Along with this are openings, live music, and plenty…


Freeloaders: Love don't cost a thing
Freeloaders: Love don't cost a thing Events for the week of Feb. 13-19

We know you broke the bank making this Valentine’s Day extra special (or buying yourself all the candy hearts your wallet could afford). So we found the freebies to take…



  • FollyGras Parade & Street Festival
    Sat., Feb. 25, 10 a.m. | Center Street, Folly Beach

    Center Street of Folly Beach will be closed at 10AM to get ready for the annual FollyGras parade that will start at 12PM with a street festival following immediately after. A kids activities area will be set up, local artisans and vendors will be set up between Hudson & Huron, and restaurants will be set up serving Cajun and Creole off-menu items. This year FollyGras will award 1st through 3rd places for Cajun cuisine, best float, best group, and best costume.


  • The Charleston Museum's Oyster Roast
    The Charleston Museum's Oyster Roast
    Sat., Feb. 25, 12-3 p.m. | Dill Sanctuary

    Head to the Charleston Museum's annual oyster roast. Admire the view of the Stono River at the Dill Sanctuary while shucking oysters and enjoying barbecue from Sticky Fingers. The event ticket also includes a guided tour to Battery Pringle by the Museum's Chief Curator.


  • Bandstand
    Bandstand
    Thursdays-Saturdays, 8 p.m. and Sundays, 4 p.m. Continues through Feb. 26 | Charleston Performing Arts Center

    Join Dick Clark and the guests on American Bandstand on a musical journey through the 1960s. From Motown to Woodstock, listen to the decade that changed a nation.


  • Ain't Misbehavin'
    Ain't Misbehavin'
    Thursdays-Saturdays, 7:30-9:30 p.m., Sun., Feb. 26, 5-7 p.m. and Sun., March 5, 5-7 p.m. Continues through March 5 | Midtown Theater

    Come celebrate a giant of the Jazz Age with one of the most popular, well-crafted musical revues of all time: Ain’t Misbehavin’ (Tony Award winner - Best Musical). Fats Waller rose to international fame during the Golden Age of the Cotton Club. Ain't Misbehavin' evokes the delightful humor & infectious energy of this American original as a versatile cast struts, strums & sings the songs he made famous, including: This Joint is Jumpin’, Your Feet's Too Big, & The Jitterbug Waltz. Directed by Sheri Grace Wenger and featuring some of Charleston's most electrifying performers, including award-winning actor/singer/musician Manny Houston.


  • Mardi Gras at the Pour House
    Mardi Gras at the Pour House
    Mon., Feb. 27, 6:30 p.m. and Tue., Feb. 28, 9 p.m. | The Pour House

    In honor of Fat Tuesday, the Pour House hosts not one but two special Mardi Gras events. On Monday head to PoHo’s deck for Monday Gras, featuring food from Andy McLeod, RJ Dye, and Alex Lira, along with Lo-Fi Brewery beer and cocktails by Cathead. Listen to NoLA music from Charlton Singleton, Chris Bluemell, and Jonathan Lovett, along with records spun by OHM Radio’s DJ Pam Huseby. On Tuesday head to Pour House’s big ol’ funk party. Mike Quinn of the Superfunk (a local all-star funk band) plays with the Meters, along with a bunch of other special guests like Sol Driven Train, Dead 27s, Dangermuffin, The Movement, Weigh Station, and others to be announced.


  • Astronomy in the Park
    Astronomy in the Park
    Wednesdays, 6 p.m. | Brittlebank Park

    Stop by after work or before dinner to stargaze with local experts and ask them questions. Telescopes will be set up at the north end of the park., weather permitting.


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