Calendar of Events and Happenings

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ONGOING EVENTS
Walk and Restorative Yoga 

When: Every Monday and Thursday

Time: 9:30 am

Location: Palmetto Islands County Park

Join us for an invigorating walk mixed with relaxing and rejuvenating yoga in an incredibly beautiful setting. It is the perfect way to start your day in a positive and restoring way. Open to all levels including young mothers with children in strollers. Register for six or more classes at a reduced price of $7 NCR/$5 CCR per class. Coupon code: FITMULTI. Free to Move IT! Pass holders.

 

ONGOING EVENTS
Mount Pleasant Farmer’s Market

When: TuesdaysFarmers Market

Time: 3:30 pm – 7:00 pm

Location: Moultrie Middle School

“The Mount Pleasant Farmers Market is where our community meets to share in a vibrant array of locally grown and SC Certified produce and flowers. Stroll through the market to find a bounty of just-picked vegetables and fruits, stunning and fragrant flowers and local seafood plus fresh-cooked meals, baked and canned goods and locally produced snacks. Join us every Tuesday from April through September starting at 3:30 p.m. to mingle with neighbors and visitors alike while enjoying live music and family-friendly activities.  Free parking.”

 

ONGOING EVENTS
Team TriviaTeam Trivia

When: Tuesdays

Time: 8:00 pm

Location: Home Team BBQ

 

ONGOING EVENTS
Fun Fridays

When: Second Friday of every monthFun Friday

Time: 6:00 – 9:00

Location: Teacups and Trucks

Drop off the kids and enjoy a night out on the town! We will provide crafts, games and activities to keep your little ones thoroughly entertained. Each Fun Friday has a different theme and our party room is transformed to match each theme.

Pizza is served so you don’t even have to worry about feeding them before you go. Yep, we got you covered. Now, go spend some “adult time” with your spouse or friends before you go insane!

 

ONGOING EVENTS
North Mount Pleasant Farmer’s Market

When: Sundays

Time: 11:00 – 3:00

Location: Rusty Rudder

The Rusty Rudder Mount Pleasant is proud to host the North Mt. Pleasant Farmers’ and Craft Market Every Sunday from 11am-3pm. Featuring items from local vendors in the Lowcountry.

 

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May 27, 2016
Taste of GullahTaste of Gullah

When: Friday, May 27

Time: 6:30-9:30

Location: Memorial Waterfront Park

Join us for enticing Gullah-inspired creations by renowned Chefs BJ Dennis, Kimberly Brock Brown, Kevin Green, April Mazyck, Lorraine and Antwan Smalls, and Scotts Grand, as well as  Gullah entertainment, and a live auction featuring a stunning sweetgrass basket by Helen Burns, artist Virginia Watson’s very special “Passing the Traditions” Gullah Dolls and artwork by Jonathan Green and Tate Nation.  Proceeds from this fundraiser will support the 2016 Sweetgrass Basket Making Summer Camp.  Advance purchase ticket price is $75.

 

 

May 27, 2016
Party at the Point: The Dave Matthews Tribute BandDave Matthews Tribute Band

When: Friday, May 27

Time: Gates Open at 5:30- Music starts at 6:30

Location: On the Beach at the Charleston Harbor Resort & Marina

Charleston’s best happy hour is back! Join us for the best concert series in Charleston – the 16th annual Party At The Point at Charleston Harbor Resort and Marina. We are excited to have the following bands rock the beach this season!! $7 cover, 12 and under free with paying adult | Gates open at 5:30pm | Bands begin at 6:30pm Bring cash for admission and for the bar … and bring your friends too! No pets or coolers allowed!!

 

 

May 28, 2016
The Atlantic Cup

When: Saturday, May 28 Atlantic Cup

Time: 12:00 pm

Location: Charleston Maritime Center

The race starts at 12pm on Saturday, May 28th just off the Charleston Maritime Center. The best vantage point from land is the park next to the Maritime Center at the corner of Inspection and Wharfside Streets. Come down to the Maritime Center and bid farewell to the teams as they head north for the 642-nautical mile run to Brooklyn!

 

 

June 3, 2016Sol Driven Train
Party at the Point: Sol Driven Train with Fowler’s Mustache

When: Friday, June 3

Time: 5:30 pm – 9:00 pm

Location: On the beach at the Charleston Harbor Resort and Marina

Charleston’s best happy hour is back! Join us for the best concert series in Charleston – the 16th annual Party At The Point at Charleston Harbor Resort and Marina. We are excited to have the following bands rock the beach this season!! $7 cover, 12 and under free with paying adult | Gates open at 5:30pm | Bands begin at 6:30pm Bring cash for admission and for the bar … and bring your friends too! No pets or coolers allowed!!

 

 

June 3, 2016
Cody PurvisCody Purvis

When: Friday, June 3

Time: Doors open at 9:00

Location: Windjammer

There’s no denying this country boy can sing, but at 6’6′ Cody owns the stage with a delivery that seems effortless. His powerful vocals showcase his deep country roots and have earned him opening slots for Josh Thompson, Steve Holy, Lee Greenwood, Lorrie Morgan, Rodney Atkins, Scotty McCreery, Corey Smith, Colt Ford, Peter Frampton, Darius Rucker and Trace Adkins.

Raised in Virginia, Cody’s early influences were Merle Haggard, Waylon Jennings, Hank Williams, Jr., and Toby Keith. Tennessee is where Cody hangs his hat now, pursuing his dream of a music career. Cody’s passion for music, energetic style, and his natural appreciation for his fans attracts crowds of all ages. If you are coming to one of Cody’s shows be ready to stay on your feet for a high energy, enthusiastic performance. And, you may just find yourself crying along during those slow, sappy, tear-jerkers.

 

 

June 4, 2016Duck Race
Rotary Club Charity Duck Race

When: Saturday, June 4

Time: 9:00 am – 12:30 pm

Location: Children’s Park on Daniel Island

The race is a day of fun with something for everyone! There are games, jump castles, face painters, music, food vendors and more! Bring the whole family and join in the celebration.

The proceeds from this event are used to fund Rotary community service programs locally and around the world. Each of the participating Rotary clubs is designating one or more lowcountry charities as named beneficiaries of the duck race. These charities represent a wide selection of local nonprofit organizations focused on health, food and nutrition, housing, children and families, and literacy. Over the past eight years, this event has raised over $1,000,000 for local beneficiaries and Rotary projects worldwide.

Thank You For Your Support!

 

 

June 4, 2016
Sip N’ ShagShip 'n Shag

When: Saturday, June 4, 2016

Time: 12:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Location: Deep Water Vineyard

Join us for the premiere of our Sip n’ Shag event on Saturday, June 4 from noon until 5:00 p.m. Shag is the official dance of South Carolina and this event will embrace all it has to offer! We’ll have the area’s best DJ, Jim Bowers and free lessons so you can get out and enjoy the dance floor with your friends. This will be a laid-back event offering Deep Water Vineyard wines and Firefly spirit tastings, local food vendors, a “Best Shag” costume contest and more. Admission is $20.00 per car, please purchase tickets in advance on our Facebook page as we are expecting to run out of parking spots. Guests are encouraged to bring their lawn chairs and blankets to enjoy live music under the oaks.

Patrons are encouraged to bring their cash and credit for tastings, wine by the bottle and local food from your faves.

Tastings in the Firefly Distillery and Deep Water Vineyard’s winery are only $6.00 to taste 6 of 26 flavors of Firefly spirits and $5.00 to taste 5 wines. Patrons will receive complimentary glasses during both tastings. Pets allowed on a leash. Coolers welcome but no outside alcohol please.

 

June 4, 2016
Sweetgrass Cultural Arts Festival Sweetgrass Cultural Arts Festival

When: Saturday, June 4

Time: 12:00-7:00

Location: Mount Pleasant Waterfront Park

This annual event is designed to promote and preserve the Gullah Geechee peoples’ history, heritage, culture and traditions.  Visitors will find the work of 20+ sweetgrass basket makers and other artwork and crafts available for purchase, basketmaking demonstrations, children’s activities and a variety of food vendors.
The entertainment is scheduled throughout the afternoon, and will include the following performers and times:  Jasmine McCray, 2:15;  the Imani Milele Children’s Choir at 2:20; Brian Birchfield, Country Gospel Singer at 2:45; Chaquis Maliq, One Woman Band at 3:00, Bill DuPont, Blues Singer at 3:20; Gloria Barr-Ford, Gullah Storyteller at 4:00; Divine Harmony, Gospel Singers at 4:15; Secret Band at 5:00; , Adande African Drummers and Dancers at 6:00; concluding with a joint performance by Adande Drummers and Dancers and the Imani Milele Childrens Choir.
​There is no charge for admission or for parking.  No pets, skateboards or alcohol, please.  We hope you will join us!

 

June 7, 2016
Ellie GouldingEllie Goulding

When: Tuesday, June 7

Time: 7:00 pm

Location: Volvo Car Open Stadium

“English singer and multi-instrumentalist Ellie Goulding will perform at the Volvo Cars Stadium (formerly the Family Circle Stadium) on Tuesday, June 7th, 2016 at 7 pm.

Although she previously had success in her home country, she became popular in the U.S. when her 2011 single “Lights” hit American radio. The song peaked at No. 2 on the Billboard charts. Her 2015 tune “Love Me like You Do” reached No. 3, giving Goulding her second Top Ten hit in America.”

June 10-12, 2016
Sister HazelSister Hazel

When: Friday, Saturday, Sunday

Time: varies based on day

Location: Windjammer

Tickets are $30…Doors 9PM

Sister Hazel is living the dream.

In the 15+ years that they have been recording and performing as a band, they have accomplished something that for most artists is only a dream: they have built a career with a solid foundation, seemingly impenetrable by the shifting sands of the record industry and the economy.

http://www.sisterhazel.com

 

July 3, 2016

Stars and GuitarsStars_Guitars_logo

When: July 3, 2016

Where: Boone Hall Plantation

Time: 4:30 pm

Come celebrate the 4th of July with 103.5 WEZL and some of country music’s hottest rising stars. You can grab a beer, great food, and kick back while listening to Runaway Jane, William Michael Morgan, and Dustin Lynch on the beautiful Boone Hall Plantation grounds.

More information: http://www.boonehallplantation.com/stars-and-guitars

 

July 16, 2016

Isle of Palms Beach Run

When: July 16, 2016

Where: IOP beach

Time: 8:00am

You love the beach and you love to run. So here’s your #1 summer run! Register you and your family to do one of three runs right there on the shoreline of the Isle of Palms. More Information: http://www.iop.net/iop-beach-run

 

July 24, 2016

Brews and Chews Island Beer Festival58c02085_brews-and-chews

When: July 24, 2016

Where: Palmetto Hall and Pool

Time: 3:00-6:00

Head out to Wild Dunes to try a selection of local, regional and national craft beers, an irresistible variety of festival food stations and enjoy some live music. You can even show your competitive side with pool and lawn games. More information: http://www.wilddunes.com/charleston-resort-events.php?year=2016&month=7

 

August 5-6, 2016

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When: August 5-6, 2016

Where: Volvo Car Open Stadium

Time: 7:00pm

You know them, you love them, and you do not want to pass up a concert like this. Darius Rucker, and his bluesy country sound joins together with the Blowfish for a night you won’t forget at the Volvo Car Stadium. More information: www.volvocaropen.com

 

 

August 17, 2016train

Train w/ Andy Grammer

When: August 17, 2016

Where: Volvo Car Open Stadium

Time: 7:30pm

They’re responsible for getting “Drops of Jupiter” and “Hey, Soul Sister” stuck in your head for weeks on end and now they’re coming to Charleston with Andy Grammer. Need we say more? More information: www.volvocaropen.com

 

 

September 10, 2016

9/11 Heroes Run

When: September 10, 2o16 logo

Where: along seven farms drive

Time: 9:00-5:00

This event works to unite our community to remember the sacrifices of heroes on 9/11 and welcomes runners and walkers of all levels and of all ages. More information: http://danielisland.com/event/911-heroes-run/

 

 

September 23, 2016Speakeasy-Logo-darkBg

Speakeasy…. Prohibition for a Cause

When: September 23, 2016

Where: Southerly Restaurant and Patio

Time: 7:00- 11:00pm

Go back in time to the 1920’s with The Party for a Cause. You’ll enjoy heavy hors d’oeuvres, jazz music, swing dancing, a silent auction, and an open bar. It’ll be a roaring good time! More Information: http://eastcooperspeakeasy.com/party-details/

 

 

 

tasteofchs

September 23-25, 2016

Taste of Charleston

When: September 23-25, 2016

Where: Boone Hall Plantation

Time: TBD

The name says it all. This 3-day event features over 50 of Charleston’s favorite restaurants, including beer and wine. There will also be live music, the “waiter’s race”, and the “Kid’s Kitchen Slideshow”. Plus, a portion of all proceeds will go to various charities. More information: http://boonehallplantation.com/toc.php

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