Events In Charleston This Weekend September 29 – Oct. 1

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Events In Charleston On Friday, September 29th

Pint of Hope @ Lo FI Brewery – Lowcountry AIDS Services hosts “Pint of Hope” events at Charleston area breweries. For every pint purchased during the “Pint of Hope” event, $1 will be donated to Lowcountry AIDS Services.

Where: Lo-Fi Brewery, Charleston 

When: Friday, 4-8 p.m.

2nd Annual Charleston Arts Fest – The second iteration of the Charleston Arts Festival will once again celebrate area creatives working across genres like music, dance, visual arts, comedy, culinary arts, and more.

Where: Redux Contemporary Arts Center, downtown Charleston

When: Friday,  5:30 p.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.

Gold Party @ Republic – A fundraiser to financially support families battling brain tumors and cancer. Hosted by Republic Garden & Lounge and Nick Price Foundation to provide financial support for those families. Live Music & Drink Specials!

Where: Republic Garden & Lounge, downtown Charleston

When: Friday, 6 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.

Scrumptious Summverville Gala -Kick off the Scrumptious Summerville Kitchen Tour weekend with a night of fun filled dancing, food and drinks, live music and a silent auction

Where: Summerville Country Club

When: Friday, 7 p.m.

Fright Nights @ Boone Hall -The new version of “Fright Nights” features four attractions – the Cemetery of Lost Souls, The Crypt, The Gateway, and the Wicked Woods Haunted Hayride.

Where: Boone Hall Plantation, Mt. Pleasant

When: Friday & Saturdays, 7:15 – Midnight

HIGHER GROUND: The Music of Stevie Wonder & Friends – Charlton Singleton and Quiana Parler and Friends continue their immensely popular series of tribute concerts. First it was Prince, then Michael Jackson, and now everyones idol…Stevie Wonder.

Where: Charleston Music Hall, downtown Charleston 

When: Friday, 8 p.m.

Stop Light Observations @ The Music Farm – SLO have broken the record for most consecutive sold-out shows at The Music Farm and have toured across the country, playing standout festival sets at Firefly, Summerfest, and more.

Where: Music Farm, downtown Charleston

When: Friday, 8 p.m.

Events In Charleston On Saturday, September 30th

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.

2nd Annual Oktoberfest @Park Circle –  The festival is a free, all ages event featuring local food and beverages, vendors, live music, and a unique opportunity to learn about the future of Park Circle and the Garco Mill properties.

Where: Park Circle, North Charleston

When: Saturday, 12 – 6 p.m.

Holy City Hullabaloo @ SK8 – The Holy City Hullabaloo will feature over 15 of the best indie punk, ska punk, and punk bands from across the nation. Tickets for the event are $15 for two days or $12 for one day.

Where: SK8 Charleston,  (Skate Park in Charleston)

When: Saturday, 3:45 p.m. – 10 p.m.

2nd Annual “House That Beer Built”– Enjoy live music, good food, and some specially-prepared “Habitat Beers” from local breweries! Blues/rock music to be performed by local Blues Band of the Year, Jump Castle Riot .

Where: Bohemian Bull, Folly Road – Charleston

When: Saturday,  4 – 9 p.m.

2018 Firefighter Calendar Debut -Experience the 2018 Firefighter Calendar Debut, Saturday, September 30th at Memminger Auditorium. Proudly sponsored by Kia Country of Charleston, Tito’s Handmade Vodka and Anson Restaurant.

Where: Memminger Auditorium, downtown Charleston

When: Saturday, 7 – 11 p.m.

Oktoberfest w/ Music by CSO Polka – LIVE MUSIC from CSO Polka playing all your favorite Oktoberfest songs. We will have 3 special Seasonal beers on tap and special souveigner glassware to mark the occassion!

Where: Frothy Beard Brewing, Charleston

When: Saturday, 7 – 10 p.m.

Oscar River Jazz Quartet Live – Charleston’s Jazz Legend Oscar Rivers Jr. on piano, Paul Gelpi on bass, Don Fields on drums and vocalist Kat Keturah live at How Art Thou.

Where: How Art Thou Jazz club, Charleston

When: Saturday, 8 p.m.

Broadcast 90 @ The Windjammer – Covering the exact album versions of your favorite bands from that era. Pearl Jam, Weezer, Soundgarden, Oasis, Better Than Ezra, Jesus Jones, Blink 182, Goo Goo Dolls, Smashmouth and more!

Where: The Windjammer, Isle of Palms 

When: Saturday, 9 p.m.

Events In Charleston On Sunday, October1st

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.

The Brunch Boutique @ The Alley -A party experience featuring The Alley’s new brunch menu, beats by DJ R Dot and more than a dozen local vendors and artisans selling everything from vintage clothing to custom jewelry.

Where: The Alley, downtown Charleston

When: Sunday, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.

Tanger Tailgate For Ta Ta’s – Food trucks, tailgating games, activities for the whole family, music and of course shopping with great savings – the TangerStyle way to help some awesome causes!

Where: Tanger Outlets, N. Charleston

When: Sunday, 11 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Charleston Oktoberfest – Oktoberfest will feature a wide variety of seasonal beers, live German music, German dancers, great food from several local vendors, a kids zone, and more!

Where: MUSC Health Stadium, Daniel Island

When: Sunday, 12 – 5 p.m.

FreeHouse Tap Takeover – Join us all afternoon and try out some of Freehouse’s creative and tasty beers during our NFL Watch Party where we’ll have NFL pick ’em and a football throwing game for prizes from Biergarten and Freehouse.

Where: Bay Street Biergarten, downtown Charleston

When: Sunday, 12 – 10 p.m

Rockers 4 Knockers – Join us for a day of live music to celebrate those who have survived, honor those who have passed, and support those who are fighting breast cancer. Live music from 6 bands all day long!

Where: Red’s Ice House, Mt. Pleasant

When: Sunday, 12 – 10 p.m.

Shrimp On The Barbie Festival – The second annual Shrimp on the Barbie Shrimp Festival will feature local shrimp, live music, kids activities and plenty of beer choices.  A family friendly even hosted at the Charleston Harbor Resort & Marina. ​Local Shrimp will be provided by Shem Creek Fisheries

Where: Charleston Harbor Resort & Marina, Mt. Pleasant

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.