Events in Charleston This Weekend Aug 3 – 5

events in charleston

Events In Charleston on Friday, August 3rd

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.
Charleston Margarita Festival 2018 – Get ready for the return of what was is one of the most popular cocktail events in the Holy City. This event will once again feature over twenty margaritas to sample, great food, beer, music and a fantastic waterfront setting
Where: Brittlebank Park, downtown Charleston
When: Friday, 7 p.m.
Reggae Nights @ The James Is. County Park –The popular Reggae Nights Summer Concert Series is returning to the James Island Country Park.  This week’s artist: Amani Smith and the Give Thanks Band!
Where: James Island County Park
When: Friday, 7:30 p.m.
Surf in The City: A Night of Surf Films – The Charleston Music Hall is thrilled to present a night of Surf Films in downtown Charleston! This is the 2nd Annual Surf in the City Film Fest. They had over 500 people come out in 2017, and are stoked to be bringing some stellar surf films to downtown Charleston.
Where: Charleston Music Hall, downtown Charleston
When: Friday, 8 p.m.
2 Slices W/ Fusion Jonez   There’s a lot to love about 2 Slices’ debut electro-pop single, “Slow Poison,” like the fact that the video for the track was shot in just one take.
Where: The Windjammer, Isle of Palms
When: Friday, 10 p.m.

Events In Charleston on Saturday, August 4th

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.

Gullah/Geechee Nation International Music & Movement Festival 2018 – Gullah/Geechee craft, musical, dramatic, and storytelling presentations by native Gullah/Geechee artists including the sweetgrass artistry of Anastatia Ketchen and Gregory Grant, Wona Womalan. African Drumming and Dance Troupe, the cast of “Gullah/Geechee Knows Emmanuel,” De Gullah Cunneckshun, and more!

Where: Charleston Music Hall, downtown Charleston
When: Saturday, 12 – 6 p.m.
Pint of Hope at Cooper River –  Cooper River Brewing Company will be hosting and contributing $1 per pint. The Charleston Blockade Rugby Football Club will be celebrating post Rugby 101! and A Lotta Ciabatta will be on hand with great food.
Where: Cooper River Brewing, Charleston 
When:  Saturday, 12 – 5 p.m.

PoHo Summer Night Market – Join us on Saturday, August 4th as we host our 3rd Night Market of 2018!  Also, join us for the 12th Annual Garcia Gathering Night #2 w/ Cosmic Charlie starting at 9pm inside! There will be 30+ vendors/artists/makers + vintage ware, vinyl, and more

Where: Charleston Pour House
When: Saturday, 5 – 9 p.m.
Toast to Equality – Raise a toast to equality with a contest unlike anything you’ve ever seen – or TASTED!  There will be 12 local bars – 6 liquors – YOUR VOTE – 1 winner. 12 local bars will be using our Breakthru Beverage South Carolina to shake up some cocktails and YOUR VOTE will decide whose beverage becomes the Official Cocktail of Charleston Pride 2018!
Where: Visitors Center Bus Shed, downtown Charleston
When: Saturday, 7 – 11 p.m.
WWE Live’s “Summerslam Heatwave Tour” – Summerslam Heatwave Tour” will come rumbling through the North Charleston Coliseum on Saturday. The event includes a double main event featuring: Roman Reigns, Braun Strowman & Bobby Lashley vs. Jinder Mahal, Sami Zayn, and Kevin Ownes. The Intercontinental Championship Match will take place and more!
Where: N. Charleston Coliseum
When: Saturday, 7:30 p.m.

Events In Charleston on Sunday, August 5th

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.
Oblivion Pool Party   Oblivion is hosting a goth pool party at our beloved home club! Bring your sunscreen and parasols and enjoy Tin Roof’s brunch offerings and a cool drink while you take a dip in the backyard.
Where: Tin Roof – Magnolia Rd, Charleston
When:  Sunday, 12:00 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!
Where: Edmund’s Oast, downtown Charleston
When: Sunday, 3 – 4:30 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.