Weekend Events In Charleston On Friday, August 2nd
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.
Mill Street Tavern Tropical Happy Hour – Seitu Solomon will be your tour guide using the sounds of the steelpan to lead the way. Paired with incredibly low drink prices for happy hour! An island excursion doesn’t get easier than this.
When: Friday, 5 – 7 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.
Sister Hazel LIVE at Red’s – Platinum-selling band Sister Hazel will be performing a FREE, outdoor concert at Red’s Ice House. Sister Hazel kicked off the year with the release of their newest six-track EP, Fire. The album is the third volume of their collectible compilation series titled “Elements.”
When: Friday, 7 – 11 p.m.
Charleston RiverDogs Home Game – Friday Fireworks/Military Appreciation Night: The RiverDogs put on another postgame firework showcase presented by Home Telecom after the conclusion of the final out as the RiverDogs celebrate the nation’s military on a Boeing Military Appreciation Night.
When: Friday, 7:05 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.
Who’s Bad: Ultimate Michael Jackson Tribute Band – Founded in 2003, Who’s Bad’s live performance is an unrivaled celebration of pop music’s one true King. Their power-packed performance of Michael Jackson’s expansive catalog has ignited crowds on every continent and can only be described as a jaw-dropping, musical must-see.
When: Friday, 9 p.m.
Weekend Events In Charleston On Saturday, August 3rd
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.
Shark Week @ The Aquarium – Celebrate the weird, explore the wild, and discover the wonderful side of the ocean’s most misunderstood creature: the shark! You’ll find ongoing shark activities happening around every corner, including special dive shows and programs, and photo opportunities all centered on sharks.
When: Saturday, 9 a.m. – 5 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.
Wine Seminar – Zero George will host an intimate wine seminar the first Saturday of each month from 1 pm to 3 pm in the lounge or courtyard (weather permitting). The seminars will be led by Kathryn Old, the manager and sommelier at Zero Restaurant + Bar.
When: Saturday, 1 – 3 p.m.
Charleston RiverDogs Home Game – Boiled Peanuts Night/Helicopter Ball Drop: Back by popular demand, the RiverDogs dip into a steamy pot of Charleston tradition as they transform in the “Charleston Boiled Peanuts” for one night only, presented by 10 WestEdge Apartment Residences.
When: Saturday, 6:05 p.m.
Charleston Battery Home Game – The Battery take on the Tampa Rowdies! It’s Pride night on the pitch! Use Promo Code PRIDE for $5 off your ticket. Pride Night Presented by Truly Hard Seltzer Special Edition Pride Night Jerseys will be available for auction via BIDR.
When: Saturday, 7:30 p.m.
Randal Fowler Live – Randall Fowler is a Singer-Songwriter, currently based out of the city of Charleston, South Carolina. Blending the genres of Country, Pop, and Rock, his music encompasses familiar vibes with a modern feel, and gives his listeners a new take on Country music.
When: Saturday, 10 p.m.
Weekend Events In Charleston On Sunday, August 4th
Swim Across America – Kiawah – Swimmers of all ages and levels are invited to take part in our third annual Kiawah Island charity swim. Choose a distance, 1.5-mile or 0.5-mile ocean swim, or sign up as an event volunteer. Your participation will help us “Make Waves to Fight Cancer” and raise money locally for cancer research.
Where: Kiawah Island, SC
When: Sunday, 8 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.
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.
Crab Fest – Tons of blue crab, local corn, potatoes, beer and cocktails ready to rock this Sunday! Partida Tequila cocktails will be flowin too! 5pm until we run out!
Where: Lowlife Bar, Folly Beach
When: Sunday, 5- 8 p.m.
Tedeschi Trucks Band w/Blackberry Smoke – The Wheels of Soul Tour 2019, ft Tedeschi Trucks Band, Blackberry Smoke, and Shovels & Rope, originally scheduled for July 5 at Volvo Car Stadium has been rescheduled to Sunday, August 4th!
When: Sunday, 6 p.m.