Events In Charleston This Weekend Aug 10 – 12

Events In Charleston on Friday, August 10th

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!
Where: Edmund’s Oast, downtown Charleston
When: Friday, 3 – 4:30 p.m.
Music On The Green – Join us for Music on the Green each Friday from 6:00 to 9:00 pm this summer. The complimentary concert series will feature a variety of local and regional bands.
Where: Fresh Fields Village, Kiawah Island 
When: Friday, 6 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.
Waterfront Music & Movies – Mount Pleasant residents and visitors bring blankets and chairs, sit back to enjoy an incredible sunset while listening to local musicians Shem Creek Boogie Band, and then watch Grease with the beautiful Ravenel Bridge and Charleston Harbor for a backdrop.
Where: Mount Pleasant Waterfront Park
When: Friday, 6:30 p.m., movie starts at 8:30
Beer From Here – This Carolina-led craft beer experience allows patrons to enjoy local brews and local wildlife in one setting. There will also be sustainably-sourced small plates from local restaurants Grace & Grit, Hank’s Seafood Restaurant
Where: SC Aquarium, downtown Charleston
When: Friday, 7 p.m.
Hootie & The Blowfish Live   Hootie & the Blowish will return to the Volvo Car Stadium this August for their annual HomeGrown concert performance. The group will play at the Daniel Island venue with local Americana band The Blue Dogs
Where: Volvo Car Stadium, Daniel Island
When: Friday, 7 p.m.
Charleston RiverDogs Home Game   Friday Fireworks to the Music of Motown: Stick around after the RiverDogs series opener against the Suns for a postgame Home Telecom Friday Fireworks extravaganza featuring the music of Motown presented by WEZL and Live 5 News.
Where: Joseph P. Riley Jr. Stadium, Charleston
When:  Friday, 7:05 p.m.

Events In Charleston on Saturday, August 11th

Charleston Farmers Market – 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
Where: Marion Square, downtown Charleston
When: Saturday 8 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Summerville Farmer’s Market – Open Saturdays from 8 am to 1 pm in the First Citizens Bank parking lot behind Town Hall (200 South Main Street). Farmers, meats, seafood, baked goods, and live music (in the Market Café from 10 am to 1 pm).
Where: Summerville, SC
When: Saturday, 8 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Mt. Pleasant Weekly Fish Market – Shop the freshest seafood in the Lowcountry at the Mt. Pleasant Fish market every Saturday at Moultrie Middle School. This is a special market for local fishermen to sell their fresh-off-the-boat catch.
Where: Market Pavillion – Moultrie Middle School, Mt. Pleasant
When: Saturday, 8 a.m. – 12 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, 10 a.m. – 1 p.m.

12th Annual Hootie’s Homegrown Roundup – The 12th annual Hootie’s Homegrown Roundup, an event held in conjunction with Hootie & the Blowfish’s HomeGrown concerts, will be ready to provide services and back-to-school supplies for 1,000 students in Charleston County School District (CCSD)

Where: Burke High School, downtown Charleston
When: Saturday, 10 a.m.
EOX 1st Anniversary Party & Bubble Fest  Come celebrate the 1 year anniversary of Edmund’s Oast Exchange!! Saturday, they will offer an all-day, store-wide sale, featuring 10% off ALL goods. Enjoy wine and beer tastings from noon until 4 p.m. focusing on sparkling wine and bottle conditioned beer.
Where: Edmund’s Oast Exchange, downtown Charleston
When:  Saturday, 12 – 5 p.m.

Charleston RiverDogs Home Game – Boeing Military Appreciation Night featuring the World’s Largest Paper Airplane Toss: Help the dogs celebrate the nation’s armed forces as the Riley Park faithful try to set a world record for the largest paper airplane toss following the game

Where: Joseph P. Riley Jr. Stadium, Charleston
When:  Friday, 6:05 p.m.
Hootie & The Blowfish Live (2nd night)   Hootie & the Blowish will return to the Volvo Car Stadium this August for their annual HomeGrown concert performance. The group will play at the Daniel Island venue with local Americana band The Blue Dogs
Where: Volvo Car Stadium, Daniel Island
When: Saturday, 7 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, breathe in the harbor breeze and dance the night away under the stars.
Where: Mt. Pleasant Waterfront Pier
When: Saturday, 8 p.m.

Events In Charleston on Sunday, August 12th

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.
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.
Beyonce Brunch @ Bay Street Biergarten   Attendees can expect a special food menu, drink specials (including lemonade!), Bloody Mary’s, mimosas, and DJ Natty Heavy on the turntables. Come prepared to dance as plenty of Queen B’s music will be played alongside other similar jams.”
Where: Bay Street Biergarten, downtown Charleston
When:  Sunday, 11:00 a.m.
First Day Festival -Every August, Charleston welcomes thousands of students and their families to the First Day Festival.  At the Festival, students and their families receive school supplies, discover student support services, learn about healthy snacks, and enjoy Festival entertainment such as SC Aquarium tours and boat rides at no cost to attendees.
Where: Liberty Square, downtown Charleston
When: Sunday, 1 p.m.
2nd Sunday on King -Charleston’s most exciting shopping and dining district is King Street, the most unique Main Street in the world. 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, downtown Charleston
When: Sunday, 1 – 5 p.m.
Budweiser Bikini Bash -The Budweiser Bikini Bash at the Windjammer is a long-standing tradition drawing locals and visitors from all over the Charleston area. Tickets Available at Door.
Where: The Windjammer, Isle of Palms
When: Sunday, 3 p.m.
2nd Sunday Sunset Sail -Board the three-masted Tall Ship, Schooner Pride, for a relaxing evening sail in Charleston Harbor and enjoy tasting several unique wines from Southern Glazer’s Wine and Spirits plus delightful hors d’oeuvres provided by Foodies by Jeannie
Where: Aquarium Wharf, downtown Charleston
When: Sunday, 3 p.m.
Swing Dance @ Prohibition   Participate in a free swing dance lesson from Steven Duane, which is followed by live jazz music by the V-Tones.
Where: Prohibition, downtown Charleston
When:  Sunday, 6:30 p.m.