Weekend Events In Charleston On Friday, July 26th
Striped Pig Distillery Tours and Tastings – Join us for tours & product tastings, Thursday & Friday 3-7 and Saturday 12-5. The last tours begin at 6 P.M. on Thursdays and Fridays and 4 P.M. on Saturdays. We also carry merchandise, and of course, all of our spirits are available for purchase at the distillery as well as in liquor stores and at bars and restaurants in South Carolina.
When: Friday, 3:00 – 7:00 p.m.
Pre-Happy Hour @ Edmund’s Oast -Daily Pre-Happy Hour — from 3:00-4:30 p.m. Enjoy 12-ounce house beers for $3 each and a featured wine by the glass for $3 per half pour and $6 per full pour. Stop by any day of the week to enjoy this!
When: Friday, 3 – 4:30 p.m.
Moonlight Mixers on Folly Pier – This event is fun for all ages and families are encouraged to attend to celebrate the return of summertime and to enjoy dancing in the ocean breeze. The Moonlight Mixer series runs through September on the Folly Beach Pier. DJ Jim Bowers will keep the fun going as he plays beach music and popular oldies.
When: Friday, 6 p.m.
Music on The Green -The free, family friendly concerts featuring a variety of music from regional bands including Carolina Beach music, Motown, Top 40, Country and more! Tonight’s band is HiCALIBER (formerly Port Authority Band). Vendors will be set up with food and beverages for purchase. Guests are encouraged to bring blankets and chairs.
When: Friday, 6- 9 p.m.
Charleston City Night Market – The Charleston City Night Market is an exciting showcase of more than 100 talented artists and craftspeople that occurs every Friday and Saturday evening from April – December. The Night Market runs from 6:30 – 10:30 p.m and is a free event that is open to the public.
Where: Charleston City Market
When: Friday, 6:30 – 10:30 p.m.
Charleston Margarita Festival – Get ready for the return of what was one of the most popular cocktail events in the Holy City in 2018. Back and bigger than ever, this sellout event will feature 20+ delicious margaritas to sample, great food, beer, and music!
When: Friday, 7 p.m.
Jam on the Water: Soul Fish 80’s Party – The sunset series sets sail on April 19th with 12 dates, each featuring a local or regional band playing a tribute to a classic rock band or a theme party aboard the Carolina Queen. Each cruise will run from 7 pm to 9:30 pm, with a pre-cruise gathering at Salty Mike’s from 5 pm to 6:30 pm.
Where: Charleston City Marina
When: Friday, 7 p.m.
KC and The Sunshine Band LIVE – KC and the Sunshine Band first appeared on the music scene 40 years ago, but the group is still quite popular today. Harry Wayne Casey – KC for short – developed a unique fusion of R&B and funk that gave us an impressive string of hits like “Get Down Tonight,” “That’s The Way (I Like It)” and “Shake Your Booty”.
When: Friday, 7:30 p.m.
Nightly Spirits Pub Tour – Nightly Spirits, the nation’s largest haunted pub tour company providing tours in 14 cities across the nation, is bringing its spooky ghost tales and lively tour guides to Charleston. Tour that includes some pub time to drown the darkness, locals and tourists ages 21-and-up will gain access to exclusive off-limits areas throughout Charleston’s most “spectered” saloons.
Where: Downtown Charleston
When: Friday, 8:30 p.m.
Weekend Events In Charleston On Saturday, July 27th
Charleston Farmer’s Market – Join us every Saturday in beautiful Marion Square and peruse the aisles, where you will enjoy a wide variety of 100+ Local Vendors, including; Farmers & Growers, Sweet & Savory Food Concessions,
When: Saturday, 8 am. – 2 p.m.
Shark Week @ The Aquarium – Celebrate the weird, explore the wild, and discover the wonderful side of the ocean’s most misunderstood creature: the shark! You’ll find ongoing shark activities happening around every corner, including special dive shows and programs, and photo opportunities all centered on sharks.
When: Saturday, 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Lowcountry Farmers Market – Every week the market will feature fresh produce from local farmers and growers, handmade arts, crafts, food trucks, vendors, music, entertainment and more.
When: Saturday, 9 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Johns Island Homegrown Farmers Market – The aim of Homegrown is to be a point of sustainable connection for the Lowcountry community. Homegrown also holds a mission of bringing interactive ways to educate your community on the health and environmental benefits of making sustainable choices. Homegrown offers classes, demos, and interactive opportunities for locals to be active in making sustainable choices in their lives.
When: Saturday, 10 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Downtown Getdown Summerville – Summerville DREAM has partnered with local musician Dan Riley Music to organize a new “Downtown Getdown” music series in Downtown Summerville. Enjoy live music in Hutchinson Square on the 4th Saturday all Summer long!
When: Saturday, 11:00 a.m.
Charleston Battery Watch Party – The game will be on with sound, we’ll have live music on the patio (or after the game) and you’ll have the chance to win gift cards and Battery tickets at each game watch party.
When: Saturday, 5:00 – 8 p.m.
Soul Miners Union live at Tavern & Table – The Soul Miners Union is an original Roots and Blues Duo paying homage to American songwriting, rhythms, and tones.
Where: Tavern & Table, Mt. Pleasant
When: Saturday, 6 p.m.
Sublime with Rome – Openers: Michael Franti & Spearhead and special guests Common Kings – Sublime with Rome features Eric Wilson, Sublime’s original bassist, singer and guitarist Rome Ramirez, and drummer Carlos Verdugo. The band plays a mix of classic Sublime songs and new, original material. They plan to release their third studio album, Blessings
When: Saturday, 7 p.m.
Weekend Events In Charleston On Sunday, July 28th
Bendy Brewski Yoga – Accessible and fun Yoga inside the brewery for 45 minutes followed by a flight or pint of craft beer! We always some mats to borrow and your teacher Michele is kind, fun and knowledgeable!
When: Sunday, 10 a.m.
Post & Courier Farmers Market – A weekly farmers and crafters market located in downtown Charleston at the Post and Courier. A market dedicated to bringing farm fresh foods, handmade goods, and the best local food trucks to Downtown Charleston every Sunday.
When: Sunday, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Great White Wit Beer Release & Fundraiser – Frothy Beard Brewing Company is releasing one of their favorite beers the Great White Wit on tap on the 27th. Every pint purchased during Shark Week proceeds will go to supporting the South Carolina Aquarium and the research they do!
When: Sunday, 11 a.m.
Summer Sundays @The Alley – “Beat the heat at The Alley this summer as we bring you the coolest Sunday Funday in town. We got you covered with a half-price extravaganza featuring refreshing drink and food specials that can’t be beat anywhere in Charleston.
When: Sunday, 11 a.m. – 11:50 p.m.
Sunday Brunch Farmers Market – This is an opportunity specifically for small producers and new and beginning businesses who source locally to sell amongst their peers and to develop their market base. There will be live music and tons of local vendors. Please come out and support us!
Where: The Charleston Pour House
When: Sunday, 11 a.m.
The Charleston Bridal Show – Experience over 100 vendors in an interactive environment. See the latest bridal fashions. Musicians set the mood and provide entertainment throughout the day. Sample hors d’oeuvres and enjoy wedding cake samples.
When: Sunday, 12 – 4 p.m.
Sunday Funday Oyster Roast – Join the Container Bar every Sunday from 2-5pm for the Sunday Funday Oyster Roast. They will be roasting $15 all you can eat oysters and serving up $5 Bloody Marys. See you there!
When: Sunday, 2 – 5 p.m.
Pig N’ Party – Come Join the tavern on the deck for Monthly Second Sunday All You Can Eat Pig Roast with plenty of fix-ins. Beer Specials from our friends at Miller Brewing Company. Specialty Cocktail included in the admission price of $19.99.
When: Sunday, 3 – 7 p.m.
Windjammer Bikini Bash – Sunday Afternoons are our 2019 Bikini Bashes. This Year Sponsored by Corona Premier & White Claw Hard Seltzer. The winner will receive $500 in cash an and invitation to come back on on July 28th to compete for $2000 in Cash.
When: Sunday, 4 – 7 p.m.
John Butler Trio & Trevor Hall – The John Butler Trio is an Australian roots/rock band that has won several APRA and ARIA awards in their home country. They’ve also notched four platinum-selling albums. Trevor Hall, an American singer-songwriter and guitarist from Hilton Head Island, will open the show.
Where: Charleston Music Hall
When: Sunday, 8 p.m.