Thanksgiving Weekend Events In Charleston 2016

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Thanksgiving Weekend Events In Charleston On Friday

Holiday Festival of Lights – Each year, thousands of families create lasting memories at the Holiday Festival of Lights, where millions of multicolored lights illuminate the sky throughout 52 enchanting nights. Journey through three miles of over 700 magical light displays of all shapes and sizes.

Where: James Island County Park

When: November 11, 2016 – January 1, 2017

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.

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.

Goo Goo Dolls Live @ N. Charleston – Multi-platinum, Grammy-nominated band Goo Goo Dolls will hit the road this fall for their second headline run in support of their latest release Boxes featuring support from SafetySuit.

Where: North Charleston Coliseum

When: Friday, 6:30 p.m.

Runaway Gin: A Tribute To Phish – This show is a costume party and will feature all Phish animal songs Dress as your favorite Phish character and dance the night away to songs about animals! There will be an audience judged costume contest with prizes TBA.

Where: The Charleston Pour House

When: Friday, 10 p.m.

Diversity Live @ The Windjammer – You never know what’s going to happen at one of our Diversity shows. Abigail decided to break in American Tap House last night at our gig. We always have so much fun and LOVE being random!

Where: The Windjammer, Isle of Palms

When: Friday, 9 p.m.

Thanksgiving Weekend Events In Charleston On Saturday

Charleston Farmers Market – Located in Marion Square in the heart of Historic District in Downtown Charleston, SC, the CFM is open each Saturday, from April 9th through November 26th, 8 AM to 2 PM. There are a variety of local produce, plants, herbs and cut flowers as well as breakfast and lunch vendors, live entertainment and an assortment of juried arts and crafts from local artisans.

Where: Marion Square, downtown Charleston

When: Saturday, 8 a.m. – 2 p.m.

Bulls Island Beach Drop – Birding, hiking, beach combing, unmatched naturalist-guided tours through the estuary, the chance to get away from the harried mainland, bald eagles, alligators, bobcats, dolphins and otters, all within the over 66,000 acres of Cape Romain National Wildlife Refuge.

Where: Coastal Expeditions, Isle of Palms 

When: Saturday 9 a.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.

Buy Local Art: Holiday Maker’s Market – Our goal is to offer the public alternative gift giving options. We wish to celebrate high quality unique items. A gift should be a treasure like a fine work of art so a gallery is a great place to showcase this caliber of craft and art.

Where: Fabulon, Charleston

When: Saturday, 12 p.m.

Rivalry Week @ The Alley – The best weekend in college football is here, and we all know what seek that is: Rivalry Week. From Michigan vs Ohio State to the game we’re all waiting for, South Carolina vs Clemson, we’ll have all the action on the big screens.

Where: The Alley, downtown Charleston

When: Saturday, 12 pm. – all day

South Carolina Stingrays Home Game – The South Carolina Stingrays take on the Norfolk Admirals at home this Saturday.

Where: North Charleston Coliseum

When: Saturday, 7:05 p.m.

Big Something & The Fritz – Named Best Rising Artist of 2014 by Live Music Daily, Big Something is one of the most exciting new bands to emerge from the Southeast. A 6 piece powerhouse with a sound that is both unique and timeless.

Where: The Charleston Pour House

When: Saturday, 9:30 p.m.

Sgt. Submarine w/ Sarah Cole Live –  Submarine is the Lowcountrys very own Beatles cover band. With 20 years experience playing Beatle Shows.

Where: The Windjammer, Isle of Palms

When: Saturday, 10 p.m.

Thanksgiving Weekend Events In Charleston On Sunday

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.

South Carolina Stingrays Home Game – The South Carolina Stingrays take on the Atlanta Gladiators at home this Sunday.

Where: North Charleston Coliseum

When: Sunday, 2:05 p.m.

Hamlet Screening @ 34 West Theatre  – NT LIVE is the National Theatre’s groundbreaking project to broadcast the best of British theatre live from the London stage to cinemas across the UK and around the world.

Where: 34 West Theatre Co., downtown Charleston

When: Sunday, 7:00 p.m.

WWE Holiday Tour @ N. Charleston – You’ll see Universal Champion Kevin Owens, Roman Reigns, Seth Rollins, Tag Team Champions New Day, Women’s Champion Charlotte, Sasha Banks and many more!

Where: North Charleston Coliseum

When: Sunday, 7:30 p.m.