Our 2018 Summer Guide is Flippin' Good
Our 2018 Summer Guide is Flippin' Good Sea and Be Seen

Summer in Charleston is not so much a season as it is a practice in resilience: can we handle the stifling humidity for one more year? The answer, always, is…


Nine events to help you celebrate the Summer Solstice in Charleston
Nine events to help you celebrate the Summer Solstice in Charleston Salute the sun, y'all

This Thurs. June 21 is officially the longest day of the year. Soak up all that sun with these events — from several yoga offerings to a funky concert to…


Freeloaders: Hey there, summer
Freeloaders: Hey there, summer Events for the week of June 18-24

Monday fun-day, right? Here's where you can get down with the free ish all week (including celebrating the longest day of the year, the Summer Solstice this Thursday)…


Here's where to watch World Cup 2018 in Charleston
Here's where to watch World Cup 2018 in Charleston We'll drink to that

Once every four years, the world’s largest sporting event returns for a full month of soccer. This year, the World Cup is in Russia and the matches kick off tomorrow,…


Freeloaders: Free to get fit
Freeloaders: Free to get fit Events for the week of June 11-June 17

As always, we're showing you good folks how to save your dough this week. And we've got a real special roundup for you this week, featuring a ton of ways…


  • Palmer Club Launch Party
    Palmer Club Launch Party
    Thu., June 21, 5-7 p.m. | Gaillard Center

    The Gaillard Center's Palmer Club, a membership-based network of young Charleston community leaders, launches this June. The launch party features live music from local artists Zoe Child and Becca Smith along with specialty cocktails and hors d'oeuvres. The party is free to attend but RSVPs are encouraged.


  • Salute the Solstice
    Salute the Solstice
    Thu., June 21, 6 p.m. | James Island County Park

    Charleston County Park & Recreation Commission, Move IT! Charleston County, and the Charleston yoga community present the 2018 Salute the Solstice Charleston Yoga Fest at James Island County Park. Attendees will practice 108 sun salutations, and hear live music from Thomas Champagne and Friends. Registration gets you a yoga class and a bag with yoga swag.


  • Nat'l Skateboarding Day Party
    Nat'l Skateboarding Day Party
    Thu., June 21, 6-10 p.m. | Rusty Bull Brewing Co.

    Rusty Bull Brewing Co. in partnership with Vive Le Rock Productions presented by "National Go Skateboarding Day," a gnarly old school evening celebrating the National Holiday. Sponsored by Continuum Skateshop and Roses & Ruins Tattoo, this free event kicks off at 6 p.m., and features live music from the surf rockin' Mission Critical the band, Skate Ramps & Rails, a Skate Contest (more details soon), rad prizes, skate film projections by C.J. Ulm and a new Rusty Bull


  • She Drives Me Crazy
    She Drives Me Crazy
    Thursdays-Saturdays, 8 p.m., Tue., June 26, 7 p.m., Tue., July 10, 7 p.m., Sun., July 15, 3 p.m., Tue., July 24, 7 p.m., Tue., Aug. 7, 7 p.m. and Tue., Aug. 21, 7 p.m. Continues through Aug. 25 | 34 West Theater

    Friends meets Seinfeld in 34 West's new romantic comedy, She Drives Me Crazy. 34 West promises a "hilarious '90s night out."


  • That Summer Book Sale
    That Summer Book Sale
    Fri., June 22, 9 a.m.-5:30 p.m., Sat., June 23, 9 a.m.-5:30 p.m. and Sun., June 24, 2-4 p.m. | Main Library

    At the sale, you will find more than 20,000 books, DVDs, and CDs, with prices starting at $1 for paperbacks and $3 for hardback books. Items include mysteries, romances, classics, children’s books, local histories, cookbooks and a variety of non-fiction topics. Children’s books start at just $0.50. There is special pricing on Sunday.


  • Sip and Drool
    Sip and Drool
    Fri., June 22, 5:30-8:30 p.m. | Magnolia Park and Community Garden in West Ashley

    Park loving pets and their owners are invited to Sip and Drool in Magnolia Park. There will be dog-related vendors, a dog agility course, live music by Mark Shuler, food trucks and beer.


  • Party at the Point
    Party at the Point
    Fridays, 5:30 p.m. Continues through June 29 | Charleston Harbor Resort and Marina


  • Emanuel 9 Rally for Unity
    Emanuel 9 Rally for Unity
    Sat., June 23, 9 a.m.-12:30 p.m. | Marion Square

    All are invited to join the "Call to Action" to end gun violence and acquire racial reconciliation in celebration of the lives and legacies of the victims and survivors. Family members of the Emanuel 9 and survivors have been invited to speak at the event. Entertainment will be provided by renowned violinist Daniel D, Mr. Underrated, Lawrence Gordon Gospel, Benjamin Starr, The Dear Charleston.


  • Repticon Charleston Reptile & Exotic Animal Show
    Repticon Charleston Reptile & Exotic Animal Show
    Sat., June 23, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. and Sun., June 24, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. | Omar Shrine Temple

    Repticon Charleston is a reptile event featuring vendors offering reptile pets, supplies, feeders, cages, and merchandise as well as live animal seminars and frequent free raffles for coveted prizes. Exciting, educational, family-oriented fun for everyone.


  • Paws and Claws Cornhole Tournament
    Paws and Claws Cornhole Tournament
    Sun., June 24, 11 a.m.-4 p.m. | Patriots Point Golf Links

    The first annual Paws and Claws Cornhole Tournament benefitting Pet Helpers will be at Patriots Point on June 24. The tournament begins at 12 p.m. The Immortal Lobster and Brava Bowls will be serving food during the event. The cost to attend is $10 and there is a $20 fee for team registration. Each team is limited to 2 players. Bring your dogs and your cornhole skills to support this great cause.


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