Coming Up This Week 1/23 - 1/29

Charleston Wedding Week Presented by Diamonds Direct: Fashion at the Gibbes
Charleston Wedding Week Presented by Diamonds Direct: Fashion at the Gibbes
Tue., Jan. 24, 6-9 p.m.
Gibbes Museum of Art

Join us for an evening that opens with a cocktail hour inside Charleston’s Edwardian-era art museum and includes a runway showcase in the courtyard featuring four of the city’s top luxury bridal boutiques plus the gowns of national designer Callie Tein of Modern Trousseau. Come early for cocktails and treats, to check out special fashion installations, and to browse the newly restored 1905 museum-slash-wedding venue.

Charleston Wedding Week Presented by Diamonds Direct: Flower Power with Gathering Floral + Event Design & Charleston Stems
Charleston Wedding Week Presented by Diamonds Direct: Flower Power with Gathering Floral + Event Design & Charleston Stems
Wed., Jan. 25, 9 a.m.-12 p.m.
The Cedar Room

This half-day workshop for pros and DIY floral enthusiasts alike is taught by two of Charleston’s nationally heralded “flower whisperers” and includes hands-on instruction covering everything from arrangement composition to photography and social media, plus event conception and execution, too.

Lip Sync for Lungs Live Battle
Wed., Jan. 25, 7:30 p.m.
American Theater

Lip Sync For Lungs is the American Lung Association's newest fundraising event featuring local celebrity performers Andrea Serrano, Lance Oliver, Josef Kirk Myers, Noel Richardson, Femi Oyediran and Denise Holtz in a battle for the title of Lip Sync For Lungs Champion. Tickets are all inclusive and include beer and wine.

Persimmon's Fourth Birthday
Sat., Jan. 28, 10 a.m.-9 p.m.
Persimmon Cafe

Celebrate four years of Persimmon Cafe with a day-long deal: $2 off all sandwiches and $2 off custards for dine in or take out.

Food Truck Festival
Food Truck Festival
Sat., Jan. 28, 11 a.m.-8 p.m.
4854 O'Hear Ave.

Get your food truck on in Park Circle at the sixth annual food truck festival, featuring 30 food trucks, a kids' village, retail row, beer and wine bar, and loads of live music from artists like Red Cedar Review, Cha Wa, The Broadcast, and more. The event is family and dog friendly. Skip the lines with a VIP ticket that lets you into a VIP tent with an open bar and food truck bites.

RESCHEDULED Taste of Folly
RESCHEDULED Taste of Folly
Sat., Jan. 28, 11 a.m.-5 p.m.
Folly Beach

RESCHEDULED * Please note that this event has been postponed due to inclement weather. The Taste of Folly will now take place on Sat. Jan. 28. On Friday night, Tides on Folly will be hosting a cocktail competition from 7-10 p.m. The competition costs $20, and live music will play performed by the Red Cedar Review. Saturday is a day dedicated to families. Center Street on Folly Beach will be shut down from 11-5 p.m., feating food vendors, art vendors, kids activities, carnival games, live music, a mechanical shark, hot dog eating contest, chili cook off, at olympics from local restaurants, and more. All proceeds earned on these days will benefit local charities and nonprofits.

Dolly Parton Look-A-Like Contest
Sat., Jan. 28, 8 p.m.-12 a.m.
The Tin Roof

Help raise money to donate to victims of last year's Gatlinburg wildfires and celebrate country music icon Dolly Parton's birthday.

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