Labor Day Events In Charleston On Friday, August 30th
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.
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.
Jam on the Water: Folly Pirates Over 40 – Jimmy Buffett Tribute– 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.
Moon Taxi Live – Moon Taxi released their 5th studio album and first for RCA entitled Let The Record Play, last year, featuring their breakthrough single “Two High.” “Two High” propelled the band to new heights, with over 118 million streams on Spotify to date, surpassing 3 million video views (lyric + official), enjoying heavy rotation play on multiple SiriusXM stations, topping the AAA radio chart #1 and charting Top 10 at Alternative Radio.
When: Friday, 7 p.m.
Lowcountry Jazz Festival All White Party Affair – Dress in your best WHITE attire and join us in celebrating the opening of the 11th Annual Lowcountry Jazz Festival. The event will have an array of sweet and savory bites, curated to pair perfectly with award-winning wines.
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.
Labor Day Events In Charleston On Saturday, August 31st
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.
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, 9:30 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Repticon – Repticon, which first debuted in Charleston back in 2004, is a large reptile and exotic pet show. The convention includes vendors offering interactive live animal presentations, free raffles, shopping, and more.
When: Saturday, 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Piping Hot Celtic Music Summer – Come by Ghost Monkey brewing for a full day of Celtic Music and fun! Irish Trad Session – just like you’re in a pub in Ireland! Charleston Pipe Band – Great Highland Bagpipes so good you’ll want to invade England! Moonlight Ale – foot-stomping Celtic folk/rock
When: Saturday, 11 a.m. – 10 p.m.
College Football Game Of The Week – Don’t miss the party as we spin The Alley prize wheel at kickoff and halftime to hook you up with specials for the whole game. Week one: South Carolina vs North Carolina
When: Saturday, 3:30 – 7 p.m.
Charleston RiverDogs Home Game – Each fan will receive a number corresponding to a bouncy ball that will be dropped onto the field following the game. The fan with the ball that lands inside the designated circle around home plate will come away with prizes including the $6,000 grand prize and a Natty Light Seltzer at-home tailgate.
When: Saturday, 6:05 p.m.
3rd Annual Surf in the City Film Fest – The evening’s full lineup will be announced at a later time, but the event’s featured film is Heavy Water, which was directed by Michael Oblowitz and produced by Red Bull Media House and All Edge Entertainment.
Where: Charleston Music Hall
When: Saturday, 7:30 p.m.
Lowcountry Jazz Festival – The Lowcountry Jazz Festival, South Carolina’s premiere annual Smooth Jazz event, returns to– the Charleston Gaillard Center – and with a stellar lineup of superstar artists and up and coming instrumentalists and vocalists. The festival continues its Labor Day weekend tradition, kicking off Friday, August 30 with the All White Party Affair.
When: Saturday, 7:30 p.m.
Atlas Road Crew Live – South Carolina rock ‘n’ roll shot with southern soul accents. Formed in fall of 2011, Atlas Road Crew is rapidly building one of the most loyal fan bases on the East Coast, packing venues to capacity from South Carolina to New York City, and expanding rapidly to major US cities in between.
When: Saturday, 10 p.m.
Labor Day Events In Charleston On Sunday, September 1st
Charleston Watches and Coffee – Charleston Watches and Coffee meets the first Sunday of every month to talk watches with local enthusiasts. All watches are welcome!
Where: Vintage Coffee, Mt. Pleasant
When: Sunday, 9 a.m.
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.
Brick-fil-Yay – We’ve all been there; craving something when it’s closed. Those days are over. Join us every Sunday for our $5 Brick-fil-Yay menu from 11am-10pm. Serving when you need it, not when you don’t.
When: Sunday, 11 a.m. – 10 p.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.
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.
Labor Day Party – A $25 ticket gets you in to a grand old time complete with a BBQ that celebrates the Basic Kitchen Salad Project! Don’t forget your dancing shoes because yes, there will be a DJ and we are OVERDUE for a dance off!
When: Sunday, 6:30 – 10 p.m.
6th Annual Summer White Party -Summer 2019 has been great to all of us. Let’s top it off with the event of the season at Republic Garden and Lounge’s 6th Annual All White Party. Dress to impress in all white! Chef Selected Passed Hors d’oeuvres starting 8pm. Moet Surprise at 11pm.
When: Sunday, 9 p.m.