Events In Charleston May 12-14

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Events In Charleston On Friday, May 12th

The Mother’s Day Celebration at FortyEight – A Wine Bar. An Exhibition by Local Artists featuring our wines. Drop in from 2 pm to 6 pm for a most special Mother’s Day event while you taste wines perfect for celebrating Mom!

Where: FortyEight Wine Bar, Johns Island 

When: Friday, 2 – 6 p.m.

Charleston Greek Festival – Enjoy Greek food, wine, music, dancing and fun! The Festival is Mother’s Day weekend at The Greek Orthodox Church of the Holy Trinity – 30 Race Street. Grab your family and friends and enjoy the festival as Charleston becomes “GREEK FOR THE WEEKEND!”

Where: Greek Orthodox Church, downtown Charleston

When: Friday, 5 p.m. – Sunday

Darius Rucker Birthday Bash – We’re celebrating our local favorite, Darius Rucker!Join us Friday, May 12th and sing along with us to all of Darius’ amazing country music plus the Hootie hits!  Dinner and bar packages available!

Where: FILL restaurant & Piano Bar, Mt. Pleasant

When: Friday, 5 p.m. – 12 a.m.

Palmetto Brewing Loading Dock Music Series – Join Palmetto Brewing for the 2016 Loading Dock Music Series. Live shows every Friday at 289 Huger St. Performances begin at 6, and the music goes until close at 10PM!

Where: Palmetto Brewing, downtown Charleston

When: Friday, 6 p.m.

Party At The Point – The weather is warming up and we’re itchin’ to get our toes in the sand at Charleston Harbor Resort and Marina! It’s time for another amazing, fun-filled season of Party at the Point! This week’s live music: Sol Driven Train w/ Sally & George.

Where: Charleston Harbor Resort & Marina, Mt. Pleasant

When: Friday, 6:30 p.m.

Charleston Night Market – Area ​Artists and Artisans will take over the Charleston City Market as  THE NIGHT MARKET continues this weekend! The Night Market is located in the Charleston City Market, Charleston’s #1 most visited attraction; a venue where over 50 area artisans, artists, food vendors, and local musicians gather together, each Friday, Saturday & night, to create a memorable evening. 6:30 pm-10:30 pm.

Where: Charleston City Market, downtown Charleston

When:  Friday, 6:30 p.m. – 10:30 p.m.

Chucktown Battle of The Bands – Come out to the Chucktown Battle of the Bands on Friday to see: Pessolano, Joe Swayze and the Recoilers, Playing for Pennies and The Monsters from Outer Space. Grand Prize: $2,000 Music Video from Side Lot Entertainment!

Where: The Summer Breeze Bar, Summerville

When: Friday, 7:30 p.m.

The Distinguished Gentlemen Live – A rhythm & review party band playing great songs in a variety of by the best artists of the last 60 years. Performing live with between 2-10 player arrangements, depending on event needs. Our specialty is engaging the crowd and on sharing our enthusiasm for music.

Where: The Windjammer, Isle of Palms

When: Friday, 10 p.m.

Events In Charleston On Saturday, May 13th

14th Annual Mom’s Run & Family Day – Runners and walkers can join the 5K run/walk starting at the stadium and winding through Daniel Island before ending back at the stadium for Family Fun Day. This annual certified 5K Moms’ Run is Postpartum Support Charleston’s largest fundraiser, allowing the organization to further its mission.

Where: MUSC Health Stadium, Daniel Island

When: Saturday, 7 a.m.

Charleston Farmers Market – Checkout the Charleston Farmers Market every Saturday in beautiful Marion Square and peruse the aisles, where you will enjoy a wide variety of 100+ Local Vendors, artisans and craftsmen, as well as farmers and growers!

Where: Marion Square, downtown Charleston

When: Saturday, 8 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.

Where: 3546 Maybank Hwy, Johns Island

When: Saturday, 9 a.m. – 1 p.m.

Charleston Greek Festival – Enjoy Greek food, wine, music, dancing and fun! The Festival is Mother’s Day weekend at The Greek Orthodox Church of the Holy Trinity – 30 Race Street. Grab your family and friends and enjoy the festival as Charleston becomes “GREEK FOR THE WEEKEND!”

Where: Greek Orthodox Church, downtown Charleston

When: Saturday, 11 a.m. – 10 p.m.

MAY THE DOGS BE WITH YOU – will have local rescues, local vendors, Star Wars characters from 501st Carolina Garrison, a Star Wars Costume Contest, Pick a Prize Raffle and Live Music. PLUS we will offer an all you can eat buffet featuring The Rudder’s award winning Wings, BBQ, Mac & Cheese,  and Baked Beans.

Where: The Rusty Rudder, Mt. Pleasant 

When: Saturday, 1 – 5 p.m.

Charleston Battery Home Game – We’re honoring all active duty military members, vets, and their families with free tickets to our Military Night presented by Geodesicx. The first 500 people through the gates will get a free camo Battery tee.

Where: MUSC Health Stadium, Daniel Island

When: Saturday, 7 p.m.

Kelly Cup Conference Playoff Hockey Game – The home games for the South Carolina Stingrays include May 12, 13 and 15. All home games are to be played at the North Charleston Coliseum. The series will start in North Charleston due to building availability at both the Coliseum and the SNHU Arena.

Where: North Charleston Coliseum

When: Saturday, 7:05 p.m.

Shaggin’ On The Cooper – Dust off your dancing shoes and get ready for summer and Shaggin’ on the Cooper! Live music of all varieties will fill the air with local bands performing throughout the season at the Mount Pleasant Pier. All ages are invited to let loose!

Where: Mt. Pleasant Memorial Waterfront Park

When: Saturday, 8 p.m.

Events In Charleston On Sunday, May 14th

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!

Where: Holy City Brewing, N. Charleston

When: Sunday, 10 a.m.

Sunday Brunch @ The Granary – The Granary is now serving brunch again every Sunday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Indulge in dishes such as duck and waffles, shrimp and grits or huevos rancheros along with mimosas, bloody marys, Moscow mules and other brunch cocktails.

Where: The Granary, Coleman Blvd – Mt. Pleasant 

When: Sundays, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.

Mother’s Day Brunch @ The Beach – Take in the beautiful ocean views from the Beach Club Ballroom while enjoying a special brunch buffet designed by Chef Brian Fox to include modern southern classics and chef-attended action stations.

Where: Citadel Beach Club, Isle of Palms

When: Sunday, 10 a.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.

Mother’s Day Mismosas @ 82 Queen – This Mother’s Day, order a Mimosa at 82 Queen and $1 dollar will help support our young mothers in need! Can’t make it? Consider making a 100% tax-deductible donation to honor your Mother or the Special Women in your life to Florence Crittenton.

Where: 82 Queen, downtown Charleston

When: Sunday, 11 a.m. – 3 p.m.

Sunday Brunch @ Ghost Monkey Brewery – We are excited to be hosting the Charleston Brunch Club every 2nd Sunday of the month. This Month Semilla will be dishing out the brunch. This is open to all come out have some great food.

Where: Ghost Monkey Brewery, Mt. Pleasant

When: Sunday, 12 – 6 p.m.

Second Sunday On King Street – Now on the Second Sunday of each month from 1:00 to 5:00 PM, King Street will be closed to vehicle traffic to celebrate Southern Sunday afternoons by welcoming everyone to stroll, shop, dine and enjoy Charleston at its finest.

Where: King Street, Charleston

When: Sunday, 1 – 5 p.m.

Swing Dance @ Prohibition – Participate in a free swing dance lesson, which is followed by swing music performed by the V-Tones.

Where: Prohibition, downtown Charleston

When: Sunday, 6:30 p.m.