Activities Outside of the Columbia Area – July 18th – August 7th

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    Every Other Wednesday –  Music Sandwiched In at the Spartanburg County Public Library.  This is a free concert sponsored by the Spartanburg Philharmonic Orchestra.  For more information call (864) 948-9020 or visit https://www.chapmanculturalcenter.org/pages/calendar/detail/event/c/e113/.

     

    Wednesdays, Fridays & Saturdays –  Hagood Creek Petroglyph Site of South Carolina at the Hagood Mill State Historic Site in Pickens.  Come see these historical markings open to the public on these days.  For more information call (864) 898-2936.

     

    Third Thursdays – Art Walk in downtown Spartanburg.  Enjoy a self-guided tour of various galleries in downtown Spartanburg.  For more information call (864) 582-7616 or visit http://spartanburgartwalk.com/.

     

    Fridays –  Starry Nights at the Roper Mountain Science Center in Greenville.  Enjoy a planetarium show followed by a chance to view the night sky through a telescope in the Observatory if the weather permits.  For more information call (864) 355-8900 or visit https://ropermountain.org/main.asp?titleid=starrynightsnew.

     

    Fridays –  Bluegrass Jam Session at 5301 Dacusville Highway in Pumpkintown.  For more information call (864) 898-3815 or visit http://www.drbanjo.com/classes/2012-03-gilbert-nelson-pumpkintown.php.

     

    First Friday –  First Fridays at the Metropolitan Arts Council in Greenville.  Take a tour of the visual art galleries and venues in downtown Greenville with works to include jewelry, pottery, acrylics, watercolors, photography, and more.  For more information call (864) 467-3132 or visit http://www.firstfridaysgreenville.com/.

     

    Third Fridays – Contra Dancing at the First Presbyterian Church in Spartanburg.  Enjoy an evening of dancing and learning a variety of cultural dances.  For more information call (864) 308-1337 or visit https://www.facebook.com/Spartanburg-Contra-Dancers-493231910812229/.

     

    Second Saturdays –  House Concerts at the Hagood Mill Historic Site and Folklife Center in Pickens.  This event known as Heartstrings, includes bluegrass, gospel, and traditional roots music. For more information call (864) 898-2936 or visit http://www.co.pickens.sc.us/CulturalCommission/CurrentEvents/default.aspx#AttheHagoodMill.

     

    Third Saturdays –  Milling, Music, and Memories at the Hagood Mills Historic Site and Folklife Center in Pickens.  This is a great day of fun making music, learning the art of blacksmithing, bowl digging, flint knapping, chair canning, moonshining, and much more!  For more information call (864) 898-2936 or visit http://www.co.pickens.sc.us/CulturalCommission/CurrentEvents/default.aspx#AttheHagoodMill.

     

    Sundays –  Say What Open Mic at Coffee Underground in Greenville.  Singers, poets, musicians, storytellers, comedians, and any others who wish to come out and share their talents are welcome!  For more information call (864) 298-0494 or visit https://www.facebook.com/events/525128037629167/.

     

    Sundays –  Sundays Unplugged at the Chapman Cultural Center in Spartanburg.  Relax, unwind, and unplug while enjoying the galleries and live entertainment.  For more information call (864) 542-2787 or visit http://www.chapmanculturalcenter.org/events.

     

    Saturdays and Sundays –  Historic Building Tours at Oconee Station State Historic Site in Walhalla.  You’ll get to see a 1792 stone block house which is all that remains of a military outpost that existed during conflicts between the white settlers and the Indians, and an 1805 brick house, home of the merchant who owned the outpost. For more information call (864) 638-0079 or visit http://southcarolinaparks.com/oconeestation/oconeestation-programs.aspx.

     

    Through July 19 –  Scrappy Shakespear’s “Romeo and Juliet” at Harvest Park in Spartanburg.  This production is part rock concert and immersive theatre so you won’t want to miss this innovative and exciting show.  For more information call (864) 542-2787 or visit https://www.chapmanculturalcenter.org/pages/calendar/detail/event/c1/e2163/&DateOfEvent=07/12/2018.

     

    Through July 22 –  “Rock Of Ages” at the Spartanburg Little Theatre in Spartanburg.  Take a journey to the past with this musical about a boy and a girl who dream of making it big and will include hits by Journey, Whitesnake, and Pat Benatar.  For more information call (864) 585-8278 or visit https://www.chapmanculturalcenter.org/pages/calendar/detail/event/c1/e1805/&DateOfEvent=07/13/2018.

     

    Through July 28 –  “Social Security” at the Abbeville Opera House in Abbeville.  This hilarious production will take you on a journey of a mother who is dumped on a daughter and her husband who are already dealing with a sexually precocious daughter away at college.  For more information call (843) 366-2157 or visit http://www.theabbevilleoperahouse.com/Shows.

     

    Through July 29 –  “Taming the Shrew” at Fall’s Park in Greenville.  Part of the Upstate Shakespeare Festival, this comical look at the battle of the sexes will be a great way to spend an evening.  For more information call (864) 235-6948 or visit https://warehousetheatre.com/tamingoftheshrew/.

     

    Through August 4 –  “Little Women: The Broadway Musical” at the Academy of Arts in Taylors.  Based on Louisa May Alcott’s classic 1869 semi-autobiographical novel, you’ll meet the four March sisters, each with different personalities, and their mother so bring your daughters out for what is sure to be a great show!  For more information call (864) 268-9342 or visit https://www.theacademyofarts.org/events/category/little-women/.

     

    Fridays through August 31 –  Dancing on Depot on Depot Street in Fountain Inn.  Spend your Friday night enjoying live music and the chance to get up and move the tension of the week off!  For more information call (864) 862-4421 or visit https://www.fountaininn.org/special-events.html.

     

    Through August 31 – Bluegrass Music and Square Dancing at Oconee State Park in Mountain Rest.  Every Friday night at the Park is a time for great fun with high energy music and lots of dancing!  For more information call (864) 638-5353 or visit https://southcarolinaparks.com/products/10003163.

    July 19 –  “Home Free” at the Peace Center Concert Hall in Greenville.  This is a very talented acapella country music group that will serenade your night away.  For more information call (864) 467-3000 or visit https://www.peacecenter.org/events/detail/home-free-1.

     

    July 20 –  “The Herringbones” at NOMA Square in downtown Greenville.  Spend your evening enjoying music from a variety of genres and what better way to unwind from your work week!  For more information visit http://www.greenvillesc.gov/CivicAlerts.aspx?AID=1189.

     

    July 20 –  SUP and Kayak Paddling Tryouts at Table Rock State Park in Pickens.  Try out a kayak or a paddle board, learn paddling techniques, balancing techniques, and tryout a variety of boats to see which one you like best. For more information call (864) 878-9813 or visit https://southcarolinaparks.com/products/10004780.

     

    July 20 – August 4 –  “HMS Pinafore” at the Warehouse Theatre in Greenville.  Presented by the GLOW Lyric Theatre and back by popular demand, this “legendary blockbuster operetta hit” will absolutely delight you!  For more information call (864) 558-4569 or visit https://www.visitgreenvillesc.com/event/hms-pinafore/29399/.

     

    July 20 – August 12 –  “Beehive: The 60’s Musical” at the Pelzer Auditorium in Pelzer.  This production focused on the 60’s female empowerment and is “told from the perspective of six young women who came of age in this decade”.  For more information call (864) 947-8000 or visit http://www.milltownplayers.org/.

     

    July 21 –  Family Fishing Clinic at Table Rock State Park in Pickens.  This is an introductory class that will teach basic skills such as tying knots, rigging a rod and reel, and then the best part, work toward catching a fish!  For more information call (864) 878-9813 or visit https://southcarolinaparks.com/products/10004132.

     

    July 21 – August 5 –  “In the Heights” at the Warehouse Theatre in Greenville.  Presented by the GLOW Lyric Theatre, this performance is filled with hip hop, salsa, and Latin soul that will have you dancing in the aisles!  For more information call (864) 558-4569 or visit https://www.visitgreenvillesc.com/event/in-the-heights/29400/.

     

    July 23 –  Swannonoa Chamber Music Program at the Carolina Music Museum in Greenville.  Enjoy an evening of beautiful chamber music!  For more information call (828) 771-3050 or visit http://carolinamusicmuseum.org/facebook-event/swannanoa-chamber-music-concert-program-4/.

     

    July 24 –  Southern Culinary Excellence Luncheon Series at Hickory Knob State Resort Park in McCormick.  The guest chef, Vera Stewart, will provide you a cooking demonstration and taste testing followed by lunch at the Park restaurant.  For more information call (800) 491-1764 or visit https://southcarolinaparks.com/products/10004746.

     

    July 26 – 28 –  South Carolina Peach Festival at a variety of locations around Gaffney.  Attendees will enjoy live music, a mud bog, arts and craft vendors, a car show, a carnival, and of course lots of peach based items!  For more information send an email to ronniebenton@yahoo.com or visit https://www.facebook.com/SCPeachFestival/.

     

    July 26 – 29 –  South Carolina Quarter Horse Association Horse Show at the T. Ed Garrison Livestock Arena in Pendleton.  This event will including roping and cutting as well as a full slate of AQHA classes.  For more information call (843) 607-5614 or visit https://calendar.clemson.edu/event/scqha_horse_show_4366?utm_campaign=widget&utm_medium=widget&utm_source=Clemson+University#.W0u9YqdKiyI.

     

    July 26 – 29 –  Carolina Foothills Dog Show Cluster at the TD Convention Center in Greenville.  Spend a hot day enjoying a fun dog show!  For more information call (864) 233-2562 or visit http://tdconventioncenter.com/events/carolina-foothills-dog-show-cluster/2018/07/26/.

     

    July 26 – August 18 –  “Breaking Up Is Hard To Do” at the Center Stage Theatre in Greenville.  Set in the 1960’s in a Caskills resort, this is a comical story of two friends in search of fun and romance and will include lot of fun music!  For more information call (864) 233-6733 or visit https://centrestage.org/breaking-up-is-hard-to-do/.

     

    July 27 –  “The Mug Band” on the NOMA Square in Greenville.  Unwind from your work week with this fun blues rock band.  For more information visit http://www.greenvillesc.gov/CivicAlerts.aspx?AID=1188.

     

    July 27 –  Liberty Bridge Jump Off at Falls Park on the Reedy River in Greenville.  You’ll enjoy music, dancing, food and beverages, as well as elite and Olympic pole vaulters!  For more information call (864) 338-5100 or visit https://www.visitgreenvillesc.com/event/liberty-bridge-jump-off/29510/.

     

    July 27 – 29 –  Antique Bikes on Main on Main Street in Chesnee.  Come out and see some of the most amazing bikes you’ve ever seen, as well as participate in the Swap Meet to find parts you may need for your bike or share some you have and don’t need, participate in a prayer ride, and enjoy live music, carnival rides, and visiting with vendors.  For more information call (864) 590-2141 or visit http://www.antiquebikesonmain.com/.

     

    July 27 – August 4 –  “Beethoven’s Fidello” at the Warehouse Theatre in Greenville.  Presented by the GLOW Lytic Theatre, this production, Beethoven’s only opera, tells the story of Lenora, who tries to save her beloved husband who is imprisoned.  For more information call (864) 558-4569 or visit https://www.visitgreenvillesc.com/event/beethovens-fidelio/29401/.

     

    July 28 –  “An Intimate Evening with Larry Gatlin – Solo Acoustic” at the Walhalla Performing Arts Center in Walhalla.  This member of the trio of brothers has become an icon on the country music scene so you are certain to enjoy one amazing evening of country music!  For more information call (864) 638-5277 or visit https://www.walhallapac.com/.

     

    July 28 – August 4 –  Senior League Baseball World Series at the J.B. Owens Recreation Center in Easley.  Come out and support these extremely talented athletes!  For more information call (864) 855-7933 or visit http://www.slbws.org/.

     

    July 29 –  “KidzBop” at the Heritage Park Amphitheater in Simpsonville.  This concert is just for the kids and what a way to end the summer with a wonderful concert in the Park!  For more information call (864) 296-6601 or visit https://www.ticketmaster.com/Heritage-Park-Amphitheatre-tickets-Simpsonville/venue/369529.

     

    July 30 –  Swannanoa Chamber Music Program at the Carolina Music Museum in Greenville.  Spend your evening enjoying beautiful chamber music!  For more information call (828) 771-3050 or visit http://carolinamusicmuseum.org/facebook-event/swannanoa-chamber-music-concert-program-5-all-stars/.

     

    August 2 –  “John Lennon, the Mobster & the Lawyer  at the Gunter Theatre in Greenville.  Jay Bergen was an attorney in New York for 45 years and represented John Lennon, most notably for a case against a Mafia front-man in the New York music industry, so come out and hear the stories he has to share about his time spent with one of music’s most iconic musicians!  For more information call (864) 467-3000 or visit https://www.peacecenter.org/events/detail/john-lennon-the-mobster-the-lawyer.

     

    August 2 -4 –  “The Jungle Book” at the Abbeville Opera House in Abbeville.  The youth have worked all summer to put this fun and entertaining production on so come out and support all their hard work!  For more information call (864) 366-2157 or visit http://www.theabbevilleoperahouse.com/Shows.

     

    August 3 –  “Power 2 Party” on NOMA Square in Greenville.  You are sure to enjoy your Friday night with this fun and energetic band!  For more information visit http://www.greenvillesc.gov/CivicAlerts.aspx?AID=1187.

     

    August 3 – “James Gregory; The Funniest Man in American” at the Walhalla Performing Arts Center in Walhalla.  Enjoy an evening of fun and tremendous laughter with this hilarious comedian!  For more information call (864) 638-5277 or visit https://www.walhallapac.com/.

     

    August 3 –  Art School Open House at the Greenville Center for Creative Arts in Greenville.  Come out and meet some of the instructors that will be on hand to offer classes to get those interested involved in the world of art!  For more information call (864) 735-3948 ext. 2 or visit https://www.visitgreenvillesc.com/event/art-school-open-house/29297/.

     

    August 3 –  “Beautiful Music for Beautiful Minds” at The Old Cigar Warehouse in Greenville.  Plan to dance the night away at this fund raising event, as well as enjoy wonderful food, beverages, and a live and silent auction, with proceeds to benefit Gateway which provides psychiatric rehabilitation services to adults with severe and persistent mental illness in the area.  For more information call (864) 520-1597 or visit https://www.visitgreenvillesc.com/event/7th-annual-beautiful-music-for-beautiful-minds/29926/.

     

    August 3 –  “Sister Hazel” at the Peace Center in Greenville.  You’ll not want to miss this evening of great music by this great 1990’s band!  For more information call (864) 467-3000 or visit https://www.peacecenter.org/events/detail/sister-hazel.

     

    August 4 –  “Sugarland” at the Bon Secours Wellness Arena in Greenville.  You’ll enjoy an evening of great country music with this fantastic group that has reunited!  For more information call (864) 241-3800 or visit http://www.bonsecoursarena.com/events/detail/sugarland.

     

    August 4 –  “24 Hour Musical” at Henderson Auditorium at Anderson University in Anderson.  This one night free annual event is to benefit the Anderson County Foster Parents Association with attendee’s donations!  For more information call (864) 932-3124 or visit http://www.24hourmusicalsc.org/show.

     

    August 5 –  After Glow Cabaret and Gala at the Warehouse Theatre in Greenville.  This evening will be filled with delicious food, cocktails, wine, a silent auction, and a wonderful cabaret with stars from the Glow Summer Festival Season!  For more information call (864) 558-4569 or visit https://www.facebook.com/events/2068901186707244/.

     

    August 5 –  “Gabe Smallwood Concert” at the Carolina Music Museum in Greenville.  This 20 year old musician from Columbia started playing the piano at 3 years old and now lives in Germany where he has learned a variety of historical instruments, and has been playing the harpsicord and other historical instruments at concerts around the world.  For more information call (864) 520-8807 or visit http://carolinamusicmuseum.org/facebook-event/carolina-music-museum-offers-free-docent-tour-lecture-2/.

     

    August 6 – 8 –  “Elvis: My Way featuring Brandon Bennett” at the Center Stage Theatre in Greenville.  This tremendous singer from the Million Dollar Quartet is prepared to serenade you with all of your favorite Elvis tunes!  For more information call (864) 233-6733 or visit https://www.visitgreenvillesc.com/event/elvis%3A-my-way-featuring-brandon-bennett/29928/.

     

     

     

    MIDLANDS:

     

    Second Mondays –  Family Climb Night at the Northside Recreation Center in Rock Hill.  Bring the family and challenge yourself by climbing the rock wall.  For more information call (803) 329-5633 or visit http://www.visitrockhillsc.com/events/northside-recreation-center-family-climb-nights-2015-12-14/.

     

    First Friday and Saturday –  Savannah River Site Museum at the former Dibble Memorial Library on Laurens Street in Aiken.  The first phase of the museum is completed and open to the public so stop in for a look.  For more information call (803) 648-1437 or visit https://www.facebook.com/srs.heritage/.

     

    Fourth Saturdays –  Bluegrass Series at Haynes Auditorium in Batesburg-Leesville.  Add a little Bluegrass music to your month.  For more information call (803) 582-8479 or visit http://www.haynesbluegrass.com/.

     

    Fourth Saturdays –  Mountain Dulcimers of Aiken at the Aiken Visitors Center and Train Museum in Aiken.  Join these musicians or just enjoy the music, but be sure to stop by and be entertained by these mountain instruments and those who enjoy playing them.  For more information call (803) 293-7846 or visit http://www.visitaikensc.com/calendar/event/the_mountain_dulcimers_of_aiken.

     

    Saturdays –  Hour Long Historic Train Ride at the South Carolina Railroad Museum in Winnsboro.  Ride an old passenger train from the dining car, a passenger car, or even the caboose. For more information call (803) 635-9893 or visit http://www.scrm.org/welcomepage.html.

    Saturdays weather permitting –  Aiken Trolley Tours at the Aiken Visitors Center and Train Museum.  Explore Aiken’s charm, grace, and elegance with one of these two hour tours.  For more information call (803) 644-1907 or visit http://www.visitaikensc.com/calendar/event/aiken_historic_tour.

    Through August 17 –  Summer Adventures Day Camp at 1100 Whiskey Road in Aiken.  Kids ages 5 to 12 will enjoy fun at this camp with each week providing a different theme.  For more information call (803) 642-7631 or visit https://www.facebook.com/events/2231995010367761/.

    Through November 1 – South Carolina Hall of Fame Video Presentation at the Aiken County Historical Museum in Aiken.  Learn a little about the history of South Carolina and those who found themselves honored to be noted in the State’s Hall of Fame with each month presenting a different time period.  For more information call (803) 642-2015 or visit http://aikenmuseum.us/event/931-2/?instance_id=2670.

    July 18 –  Splendor of Scales at the Museum of York County.  Kids will learn about those animals that have scales and what they do for those who have them.  For more information call (803) 329-2121 or visit http://chmuseums.org/event/2441/.

    July 19 –  “Chunky Daddy” at the Comporium Amphitheater of the Anne Springs Close Greenway in Fort Mill.  Spend a relaxing evening with some good music and good food from a variety of food truck and beverage vendors.  For more information call (803) 547-4575 or visit https://www.ascgreenway.org/events/detail/summer-concert-series-68.

    July 19 –  “Lego Ninjago Movie” at the Sumter Opera House in Sumter.  Spending the summers doing things with the kids can get costly, so bring them out for some fun with an affordable option with entrance only being $1!  For more information call (803) 436-2500 or visit http://www.sumtersc.gov/Movies.

    July 19 –  Sunset Kayak meeting at the Rush Pavilion of the Anne Springs Close Greenway in Fort Mill.  There is nothing quite like watching the sun set on the water.  For more information call (803) 547-4575 or visit https://www.ascgreenway.org/events/detail/sunset-kayak-8.

    July 20 –  “Newsboys United” with “Zealand” and “Adam Agee” at Millbrook Baptist Church in Aiken.  Spend your Friday evening enjoying the sounds of wonderful Christian music! For more information call (803) 648-4167 or visit http://www.tbredcountry.org/Calendar/item14913.

    July 21 –  Annual Swallow Tail Kite Outing meeting at the Lower Savannah River Alliance in Allendale.  If you’ve never seen the flight of this magnificent bird, you won’t want to miss this opportunity to do so! For more information call (912) 454-8048 or visit http://www.tbredcountry.org/Calendar/item14945.

    July 21 –  Summer Bird Walk meeting at the Adventure Center of the Anne Springs Close Greenway in Fort Mill.  Grab your binoculars and start your day by searching for some unique birds in this beautiful woodland setting.  For more information call (803) 547-4575 or visit https://www.ascgreenway.org/events/detail/summer-bird-walk-2.

    July 23 – 27 –  Arts and Sciences Summer Camp at the First Baptist Church in Kershaw.  Kids will have a week filled with fun while learning something new!  For more information call (803) 285-7451 or visit http://www.lccarts.net/arts–sciences-camp.

    July 24 –  A Rainbow of Colors at Historic Brattonsville in McConnells.  Learn about the historical ways dyes were created to make the fabric colors of the 18th and 19th centuries.  For more information call (803) 684-2327 or visit http://chmuseums.org/event/2430/.

    July 26 –  The Wild West Barbecue Mystery Dinner Show at the Narroway Theatre in Fort Mill.  Take a trip to Texas to the Stankin Horse County Fair and enjoy a wonderful barbecue meal before you have to engage in solving the mystery.  For more information call (803) 802-2300 or visit https://narroway.net/mystery-theater/wild-west-show.

    July 27 –  Twilight Paddling at Chester State Park in Chester.  There is nothing more relaxing that floating on the water and watching the sunset!  For more information call (803) 385-2680 or visit https://southcarolinaparks.com/products/10004438.

    July 27 – 29 –  “Cotton Patch Gospel” at the Ritz Theatre in Newberry.  The Newberry Community Players is prepared to put on another show for you . . . the story of Jesus set in modern day Georgia!  For more information call (803) 597-1636 or visit https://www.facebook.com/events/235919086986086/.

    July 27 – August 5 –  “Shrek The Musical” at the Rock Hill Community Theatre in Rock Hill.  You will certainly enjoy this fun production put on by the children of the area!  For more information call (803) 326-7428 or visit http://www.rockhilltheatre.org/.

    July 28 –  Introduction to the  Trails at the Nature Center of the Anne Springs Close Greenway in Fort Mill.  With over 40 miles of trails, this workshop will introduct you to the best places to start in maneuvering the trails for hiking and biking.  For more information call (803) 547-4575 or visit https://www.ascgreenway.org/events/detail/intro-to-trails.

    July 28 –  “Santana Corell” at the Sumter Opera House in Sumter.  This wonderful artist is a native of Sumter so come out and support this very talented artist!  For more information call (803) 436-2500 or visit http://www.sumtersc.gov/special-events.

    July 28 –  Solar System Saturday at the Museum of York County in Rock Hill.  Learn how Mars has managed to become bigger and brighter in our skies than any time since 2003!  For more information call (803) 328-2121 or visit http://chmuseums.org/event/2445/.

    July 30 – August 3 –  Arts and Sciences Summer Camp at Pleasant Hill United Methodist Church in Fort Mill.  Kids will enjoy a week of fun while having the chance to learn about something new!  For more information call (803) 285-7451 or visit http://www.lccarts.net/arts–sciences-camp.

    July 31 –  “Putting Up” at Historic Brattonsville in McConnells.  The summer harvest is ready to “put up” so come out and learn about the basics of preservation before freezers and even canning techniques.  For more information call (803) 684-2327 or visit http://chmuseums.org/event/2431/.

    August 1 –  Family Fishing Clinic at Santee State Park in Santee.  Bring the whole family out for a fun day of fishing, even if you have never picked up a rod in your life and just maybe you’ll be so excited by what you learn that you participate in the upcoming fishing tournament!  For more information call (803) 787-8483 or visit https://southcarolinaparks.com/products/10003651.

    August 1 –  Introduction to Kayaking at the Rush Pavilion of the Anne Springs Close Greenway in Fort Mill.  If you’ve never been in a kayak before, this is the class for you and you are in for a treat!  For more information call (803) 547-4575 or visit https://www.ascgreenway.org/events/detail/intro-to-kayaking-3.

    August 2 –  Back to School Night Concert: “Mr. Nigel & Friends” at the Comporium Amphitheater of the Anne Springs Close Greenway in Fort Mill.  Spend an evening enjoying live entertainment, lots of food truck vendors, and a lot of fun before school starts again.  For more information call (803) 547-4575 or visit https://www.ascgreenway.org/events/detail/summer-concert-series-70.

    August 3 –  “Christopher Robin” at the Sylvia Theatre in York.  The boy who enjoyed his adventures with his young stuffed animal friends has lost his way and his former friend venture into his world to help him with his struggles.  For more information call (803) 684-5590 or visit http://sylviatheatre.com/.

    August 3 – 4 –  Little Mountain Reunion at Reunion Park in Little Mountain.  Spend some time on your weekend enjoying some fun at the oldest folk festival in the State, with carnival rides, live music, good food, and a lot of great fun!  For more information call (803) 605-8777 or visit http://littlemountainreunion.info/.

    August 4 –  Annual Big Daddy Fishing Tournament at Santee State Park in Santee.  This event is for children 12 years old and younger and their sponsoring adult with every child receiving a prize so plan to attend and even bring a tent and spend the night!  For more information call (803) 854-2408 or visit https://southcarolinaparks.com/products/10002838.

    August 4 –  Corsets and Cravats Speakers at the Newberry Opera House in Newberry.  Learn about the mid-19th Century textile culture from experts in the field!  For more information call (803) 276-5179 or visit https://www.newberryoperahouse.com/shows-and-events.html?show_name=corsets-and-cravats-speakers.

    August 4 –  Exploring Color in Pastel with Marcia Kort Buike at the Center for the Arts in Rock Hill.  See how the colors used in the base underpainting can impact the outcome of your painting project!  For more information call (803) 328-2787 or visit https://www.yorkcountyarts.org/art-classes.

    August 4 –  Vietnam Veterans of America Chapter 960 Annual Benefit Run at Lakevue Landing at Lake Marion in Manning.  This event will include marinas on Lake Marion with boats, motorcycles, and automobiles all open to participate, with three cash prizes awarded!  For more information call (803) 460-8551.

    August 4 –  Storks and Corks at the Silver Bluff Audubon Center in Jackson.  Enjoy an evening filled with good wine, hors d’oeuvres, a chance to see some of the amazing birds as they forage before they bed down for the night, to include as many as 500 Wood Storks, followed by a fabulous dinner.  For more information call (803) 471-0291 or visit http://sc.audubon.org/events/storks-corks-0.

    August 4 – September 29 –  “Samson” at the Narroway Theatre in Fort Mill.  If you’ve never seen one of the Theatre’s fantastic productions, you do not know what you are missing!  For more information call (803) 802-2300 or visit https://www.narroway.net/dinner-shows/samson.

    August 7 –  School Days at Historic Brattonsville in McConnells.  It’s about time for school to start, and what better time to learn about the Brattonsville Female Seminary.  For more information call (803) 684-2327 or visit http://chmuseums.org/event/2432/.

     

    LOWCOUNTRY:

    Daily –  “Day in the Life of a Sailor” at Charles Towne Landing State Historic Site in Charleston.  Board the 17th Century sailing ketch and learn about the trade and travel of that period.  For more information call (843) 852-4200 or visit http://www.southcarolinaparks.com/products/10003481.

     

    Daily –  History Tours at the Old Exchange & Provost Dungeon in Charleston.  Learn about the history of the Old Exchange, which presents an array of relics from the Civil and Revolutionary Wars, as well as a fun tour of the Provost Dungeon while hearing stories of pirates and patriots.  For more information call (888) 763-0448 or visit http://oldexchange.org/planavisit/.

     

    Mondays –  Coastal Kayaking at Huntington Beach State Park in Murrells Inlet.  Enjoy some salt water kayaking on the marsh of this beautiful State Park.  For more information call (843) 235-8755 or visit http://www.sout hcarolinaparks.com/products/10002638.

     

    Fourth Tuesdays –  Wash Day at the L. W. Paul Living History Farm in Conway.  It’s wash day, so learn how clothes were washed and even how soap was made from ingredients found around the farm.  For more information call (843) 365-3596 or visit http://www.horrycountymuseum.org/news/wash-day-at-the-l-w-paul-living-history-farm-10/.

     

    Tuesdays and Thursdays – Saturdays –  Bulls Island Ferry Service and Eco Tour, starting at Garris Landing in Awendaw.  Bulls Island is part of the Cape Romaine National Wildlife Refuge and can only be accessed by boat or by ferry.  For more information call (843) 881-4582 or visit http://www.bullsislandferry.com/.

     

    Tuesdays through Sundays –  Guided Tours at the McLeod Plantation Historic Site on James Island.  Enjoy a tour of the last of 17 antebellum plantations on James Island.   For more information call (843) 762-2172 or visit https://www.ccprc.com/1447/McLeod-Plantation-Historic-Site.

     

    Wednesdays, Fridays and Saturdays –  Myrtle’s Market at Mr. Joe White Avenue at Oak Street in Myrtle Beach.  This local market is the place to get fresh produce for your vacation.  For more information call (843) 918-4906 or visit http://www.cityofmyrtlebeach.com/market.html.

     

    Thursdays –  “The Civil War Era” at the Coastal Discovery Museum on Hilton Head Island.  Learn a little about Hilton Head’s part in the history of the Civil War.  For more information call (843) 689-6767 ext. 223 or visit http://www.coastaldiscovery.org/home/discover-and-learn/site-tours-programs/.

     

    Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays –  Charleston Night Market at Market Street in Charleston.  This evening event includes 120 artists and vendors all local selling locally made items, with live entertainment to serenade you along the way.  For more information call (843) 937-0920 or visit http://www.thecharlestoncitymarket.com/main/night-market-explore.

     

    Fridays –  Sunset Celebration at Shelter Cove Park on Hilton Head Island.  Enjoy watching the sun set while you enjoy live entertainment on the lawn.  For more information call (843) 757-9889 or visit http://www.sheltercovetownecentre.com/events/sunset-celebration.

     

    Fridays thru Tuesdays –  Guided House Tours at Hampton Plantation  State Historic Site in McClellanville.  Learn about the prominent Colonial families that lived in the home and about the construction of the homes of that period.  For more information call (843) 546-9361 or visit http://www.southcarolinaparks.com/products/10002645.

     

    Third Saturdays –  Craft Show at the Bi-Lo Palmetto Pavilion in Mount Pleasant.  Event includes crafts by local artisans.  For more information call (843) 884-0163 or visit https://www.facebook.com/ECCG3rdSaturdays.

     

    Third Saturdays –  Cannon Firings at Charles Towne Landing in Charleston.  Come experience the firing of a 17th century cannon.  For more information call (843) 852-4200 or visit http://www.southcarolinaparks.com/files/State%20Parks%20Files/CTL/CTL_3Sat_Cannon.pdf.

     

    Saturdays –  Farmers Market at Marion Square in Charleston.  Start your day with a freshly made breakfast, a fresh cup of coffee, and purchase fresh produce, plants, and a variety of others items while enjoying time in this beautiful space.  For more information call (843) 724-7309 or visit http://www.charlestonfarmersmarket.com/.

     

    Saturdays –  Honey Horn Nature Walk at the Coastal Discovery Museum on Hilton Head Island.  Enjoy a tour of some of the natural areas, as well as the gardens, at this beautiful site.  For more information call (843) 689-6767 ext. 223 or visit http://www.coastaldiscovery.org/event-registration/?ee=3398.

     

    Saturdays –  Snakes and Reptiles at Huntington Beach State Park  in Murrells Inlet.  Learn about these secretive animals while learning about their benefit in nature.  You’ll even get the chance to touch one of these fascinating creatures.  For more information call (843) 237-4440 or visit http://southcarolinaparks.com/products/10002642.

     

    Tuesday through Sunday –  Guided Tours of the McLeod Plantation Historic Site in Charleston.  This is a 60 acre plantation with one of the best intact examples of slaves’ quarters.  For more information call (843) 762-2172 or visit http://www.mcleodplantation.org/.

    Through July 21 –  National Horseshoe Pitchers Association World Tournament at the Florence Center in Florence.  Come out and see some of the best horseshoe pitchers from all over the world!  For more information call (843) 679-9417 or visit https://www.florencecenter.com/events/2017/2018-nhpa-world-tournament.

    Through July 22 –  Beaufort Water Festival in downtown Beaufort and surrounding areas.  This week long favorite coastal festival will include nightly entertainment, a paddle battle, a sailing regatta, a fishing and golf tournament, a cornhole, bocce, and badminton tournament, a raft race, a ski show, just to name a few,  as well as arts and craft vendors, great food, and guaranteed fun throughout the week!  For more information call (843) 812-4656 or visit https://www.bftwaterfestival.com/.

    Through July 22 –  “Aladdin, Jr.” at the Florence Little Theatre in Florence.  This family friendly production based on the Academy Award winning film and Broadway hit.  For more information call (843) 662-3731 or visit http://www.florencelittletheatre.org/shows.

    Through July 22 –  Junior SOS based at the O.D. Beach and Golf Resort in North Myrtle Beach.  For those junior shaggers, be sure to sign up for this huge event which is the largest junior dance event in the world and what better way to remember your summer off from school!  For more information visit http://www.juniorshaggers.com/jsa_jrsos.html.

    Through July 29 –  “Saturday Night Fever” at the Arts Center of Coastal Carolina on Hilton Head Island.  This show will be filled with excitement, great music, and a whole lot of tremendous dancing, so you won’t want to miss this show!  For more information call (843) 686-3945 or visit http://www.artshhi.com/performance-shows/saturday-night-fever.

    Through August 10 –  Sea Turtle Patrol at Myrtle Beach State Park in Myrtle Beach.  Spend the early morning hours on Fridays watching the sun come up as you look for sea turtles or tracks that identify a next has been created.  For more information call (843) 238-0874 or visit https://southcarolinaparks.com/products/10003759.

    Through August 10 – Coastal Carolina University Kids Camp at the Litchfield Education Center on Pawleys Island.  Kids ages 6 to 10 will enjoy a half-day, full day, or multiple day filled with adventurous and educational activities to expand their minds and provide them with fun filled entertainment!  For more information call (843) 349-6584 or visit https://www.coastal.edu/cckc/.

    Tuesdays through August 14 –  HarbourFest at the Shelter Cove Harbour and Marina on Hilton Head Island.  Held on Tuesday throughout the summer except the week of July 4th when it’s held on that Wednesday, with live music and entertainment, arts and crafts, great food, kids activities, and fireworks each night!  For more information visit https://www.hiltonheadisland.org/events/harbourfest.

    Wednesday through Saturday through August 19 –  Brookgreen Summer Lights Festival at Brookgreen Gardens in Murrells Inlet.  Featured in the Lowcountry Zoo you’ll experience “larger than life, illuminated silks lantern sculptures in a variety of native animals, insects, and plants” with the festival also including activities, music, Chinese paper cutting, and more.  For more information call (843) 267-7443 or visit https://www.brookgreen.org/events/brookgreen-summer-lights-festival.

    Through August 25 –  “She Drives Me Crazy” at the 34 West Theatre in Charleston.  This show that is between Friends and Seinfeld with music from Celine Dion to The Spin Doctors will provide you one evening of great laughter and fun!   For more information call (843) 901-9343 or visit https://www.34west.org/tickets/she-drives-me-crazy.

    Through August 31 – Surf Seining at Huntington Beach State Park in Murrells Inlet.  This workshop offered every Thursday will identify how the surf is a hostile world and you’ll have a chance to see just what lives in the surf at this event.  For more information call (843) 235-8755 or visit https://southcarolinaparks.com/products/10002643.

    Through September 1 –  Summerfest at Barefoot Landing in Myrtle Beach.  You’ll enjoy nightly live music, comedy, and a variety of other artists including weekly reggae musicians, comedy shows, and so much more!  For more information visit https://www.visitmyrtlebeach.com/things-to-do/events/.

    Through September 2 –  Summer Nights at Broadway at the Beach in Myrtle Beach.  This nightly event will include live music and street performers with a variety of guests, kids activities, and more so if you are in town, you’ll want to be sure to stop by!  For more information visit https://www.visitmyrtlebeach.com/things-to-do/events/.

    Through September 3 –  Forest Preserve Wagon Journey at the Sea Pines Forest Preserve on Hilton Head Island.  Learn about the animals and plant life of the preserve.  For more information call (843) 842-1979 or visit https://www.seapines.com/events/Forest-Preserve-Wagon-Journey/June-2018.

    Through September 3 –  Nature by Night at the Sea Pines Forest Preserve on Hilton Head Island.  Explore the forest after dark to learn about the animals and other creatures that are rarely seen or heard during the day.  Learn about the animals and plant life of the preserve.  For more information call (843) 842-1979 or visit https://www.seapines.com/events/Nature-at-Night/June-2018.

    Through September 3 –  Craft Cove at the Sea Pines Beach Club on Hilton Head Island.  Kids and adults will be able to find something they’d like to make to take home with them from their trip.  For more information call (843) 842-1979 or visit https://www.seapines.com/events/Craft-Cove/June-2018.

    Through September 3 –  Dive In Movie at the Harbour Town Pool on Hilton Head Island.  Enjoy an evening by the pool or in the pool while enjoying a movie!  For more information call (843) 842-1979 or visit https://www.seapines.com/events/Dive-In-Movie/June-2018.

    Through September 3 –  Crabby Encounters at South Beach on Hilton Head Island.  Learn about the crabs that can be found along the shore and try your hand at throwing a cast net while out on your excursion.  For more information call (843) 842-1979 or visit https://www.seapines.com/events/Crabby-Encounters/June-2018.

    Tuesdays through September –  Mount Pleasant Farmers Market at the Pavilion at Moultrie Middle School in Mount Pleasant.  Every item on site was raised, grown, produced, made or baked by the seller with fresh produce, raised meats, eggs and cheese, breads, and so much more!  For more information call (843) 884-2528 or visit http://mtpfm.com/.

    July 18 – 21 –  Edisto Invitational Billfishing Tournament at the Marina at Edisto on Edisto Island.  This is the final event in the Governor’s Cup Series.  For more information call (843) 631-5055 or visit https://www.themarinaeb.com/.

    July 19 –  “Tru Sol” at the Horseshoe in North Myrtle Beach.  This variety band will provide you with a chance to relax and enjoy some down time.  For more information call (843) 280-5570 or visit http://parks.nmb.us/festivalsevents/concerts/music-on-main-concert-series/.

    July 19 –  Dress Like A Proper Pirate at the Morris Center for Low Country Heritage in Ridgeland.  Kids and their parents will learn about the pirates Code of Conduct and the typical pirate attire. For more information call (843) 284-9227 or visit http://www.morrisheritagecenter.org/events/.

    July 19 – 20 –  Sundown Celebration at the Oyster Factory Park in Bluffton.  This will be a weekend filled with great music, fabulous food, and a large variety of craft beers and wine, as well as arts and craft vendors!  For more information call (843) 757-8520 or visit http://blufftonsunsetparty.com/.

    July 20 –  “Oracle Blue Band” at the Sandhills Bank Amphitheater in North Myrtle Beach.  This jazz, pop, and funk band will provide you an evening of enjoyable entertainment under the stars!  For more information call (843) 280-5570 or visit http://parks.nmb.us/festivalsevents/concerts/sounds-of-summer-concert-series/.

    July 20 –  “The Classic Rock Experience” at the House of Blues in Myrtle Beach.  If you are a classic rock fan, this will be a fun show for you, so don’t miss the chance to take a trip down memory lane!  For more information visit http://www.houseofblues.com/myrtlebeach/EventDetail?tmeventid=2D0054CD0A76F7DE&offerid=0.

    July 20 –  Reggae Nights: Summer Concert Series at James Island County Park.  Amani Smith & The Give Thanks Band” will provide you some wonderful entertainment for an evening of fun!  For more information visit call (843) 795-4386 or visit http://scliving.coop/events/reggae-nights-concert-series-amani-smith-give-thanks-band/?occ_dtstart=2018-07-20T19:30.

    July 20 –  Margarita Festival at Brittlebank Park in North Charleston.  If you enjoy drinking margaritas, this is certainly the event for you!  For more information visit http://www.charlestonmargaritafest.com/.

    July 20 – 21 –  Pageland Watermelon Festival on Pearl Street in Pageland.  This fun weekend will be filled with all sorts of activities, food, and fun so be sure to come out and enjoy some tasty watermelon!  For more information call (843) 672-6400 or visit https://www.pagelandwatermelonfestival.com/.

    July 20 – 21 –  “Priscilla Shirer Live” at the North Charleston Coliseum in North Charleston.  If you are in need of some spiritual inspiration and guidance, you won’t want to miss this wonderful speaker.  For more information call (843) 529-5000 or visit https://www.northcharlestoncoliseumpac.com/events/detail/priscilla-shirer-live.

    July 20 – 22 –  “Aladdin, Jr.” at the Florence Little Theatre in Florence.  This condensed 60 minute version of the original is based on the 2014 Broadway hit and the kids have been working hard this summer to put this on for you!  For more information call (843) 662-3731 or visit http://www.florencelittletheatre.org/shows.

    July 20 – 22 –  “Let the Good Times Roll” at the Charleston Music Hall in Charleston.  This variety show will include classic songs from Broadway, country, rock, and pop to ensure everyone has a great time!   For more information call (803) 853-2252 or visit https://www.charlestonmusichall.com/event/1605468-let-good-times-roll-2018-charleston/.

    July 21 –  July in Bloom at Moore Farms Botanical Garden in Lake City.  Take a walk through the garden to see what is blooming through the summer heat!  For more information call (843) 210-7582 or visit http://moorefarmsbg.org/events/garden-open-july-in-bloom/.

    July 21 –  Hypertufa at Moore Farms Botanical Garden in Lake City.  Learn how to make your own hypertufa pot, but be prepared to get your hands dirty!  For more information call (843) 210-7582 or visit http://moorefarmsbg.org/events/hypertufa-class-5/.

    July 21 –  “Who’s Bad: The Ultimate Michael Jackson Experience” at the House of Blues in Myrtle Beach.  For the Michael Jackson fans out there, you won’t want to miss this chance to honor this great artist’s memory!  For more information visit http://www.houseofblues.com/myrtlebeach/EventDetail?tmeventid=0E005476FAE0DE64&offerid=84124.

    July 21 –  Pirate Plunder Party at the Morris Center for Low Country Heritage in Ridgeland.  This will be a fun day filled with the Charles Towne Few dressed in pirate attire from 1690 to 1820 and telling the stories of pirates in the area, and a chance to search for pirate “booty”, as well as enjoy refreshments and talk with the pirates!  For more information call (843) 284-9227 or visit http://www.morrisheritagecenter.org/events/.

    July 21 –  Beach Run at the Windjammer on the Isle of Palms.  This early morning event will include a 10K run, a 5K run or walk, and a youth fun run. For more information visit https://www.iop.net/iop-beach-run.

    July 22 –  Inside NASA: Fro, Dream to Discovery at the Cauthen Educational Media Center at Francis Marion University in Florence.  For more information call (843) 661-1381 or visit https://visitflo.com/event/fmu-dooley-planetarium-inside-nasa-dream-discovery.

    July 22 –  “Hank Williams, Jr.” at the Volvo Car Stadium on Daniel Island.  Treat yourself to an outdoor concert overlooking the water with this iconic country music singer!  For more information call (843) 849-5300 or visit http://www.familycircletenniscenter.com/page.lasso?p=content_concerts.

    July 23 –  “Let The Good Times Roll” at the East Beach Conference Center on Kiawah Island.  Brad and Jennifer Morance have gathered some of the best singers, dancers, and musicians from around the country to create an unforgettable and highly entertaining show for the entire family!  For more information call (843) 768-9166 or visit https://www.kiawahisland.org/socialevents/moranz-entertainment-presents-let-good-times-roll/.

    July 23 –  “The Comedy of Louie Anderson” at the Arts Center of Coastal Carolina on Hilton Head Island.  This three time Emmy Award winning comedian will most certainly keep you laughing from the time he hits the stage until well after you leave. For more information call (843) 686-3945 or visit https://ci.ovationtix.com/35023/production/992967.

    July 24 –  Creatures of the Night at the Morris Center for Low Country Heritage in Ridgeland.  Attendees will learn about the nocturnal animals, their benefit to the ecosystem, and the human impact on these animals.  For more information call (843) 284-9227 or visit http://www.morrisheritagecenter.org/events/.

    July 25 –  “Brian Wilson” with guests “Al Jardine” and “Blondie Chaplin” at the North Charleston Performing Arts Center in North Charleston.  This Beach Boys Legend is set to have you singing all of your favorite Beach Boys songs!  For more information call (843) 529-5000 or visit https://www.northcharlestoncoliseumpac.com/events/detail/brian-wilson.

    July 25 –  “The Darjeeling Limited” at the Charleston Music Hall in Charleston.  Three estranged brothers reunite for a train trip across India and then one of them shares the real reason for their trip . . . to see their mother who is in a convent there.  For more information call (843) 853-2252 or visit https://www.charlestonmusichall.com/event/1674903-darjeeling-limited-charleston/.

    July 25 –  The Art of Jazz: Chantale Gagne and Friends at the Gibbes Museum in Charleston.  Start your evening with a complimentary cocktail followed by a wonderful evening filled with fabulous jazz music!  For more information call (843) 641-0011 or visit https://charlestonjazz.com/event/chantale-gagne-and-friends/.

    July 26 –  “Mother’s Finest” at the House of Blues in Myrtle Beach.  One of America’s favorite 80’s bands is prepared to give you an exciting night filled with all your favorite songs.  For more information visit http://www.houseofblues.com/myrtlebeach/concert-events#/event-popup.

    July 26 –  “Too Much Sylvia” on Main Street in North Myrtle Beach.  Grab yourself a chair and enjoy watching the sunset while you are entertained by this band with a little bit of something for everyone!  For more information call (843) 280-5594 ext. 3 or visit http://parks.nmb.us/festivalsevents/concerts/music-on-main-concert-series/.

    July 26 –  “Cinneruption Live Presents Independence Day” at the Charleston Music Hall in Charleston.  This film which uses improve and film blended together will include 3 of Charleston’s funniest comedians who will provide commentary on what has made this film so great!  For more information call (843) 853-2252 or visit https://www.charlestonmusichall.com/event/1702162-cinerruption-live-charleston/.

    July 27 –  “ZOSO: A Tribute to Led Zeppelin” at the House of Blues in Myrtle Beach.  If you are a Zeppelin fan, come out and take yourself on a trip down memory lane as you enjoy all your favorite songs!  For more information visit http://www.houseofblues.com/myrtlebeach/EventDetail?tmeventid=0E0054B8F1CDABCB&offerid=84103.

    July 27 – 28 –  “The Jungle Book Kids” and “Bye, Bye Birdie” at the Dock Street Theatre in Charleston.  The kids have worked all summer with the youngest prepared to tell you all about the jungle book story, and the older ones to take you back to your teenage years in the 60’s or teach you a little bit about being a teenager back then, so be sure to pay tribute to the kids hard work by attending one or both of the shows!  For more information call (843) 577-5967 or visit https://charlestonstage.com/shows-and-tickets/the-shows/36-summerstage-musical-theatre-camp-production.html.

    July 27 – 29 –  Come Celebrate Jamestown at Jamestown in Florence.  Ervin James, a former slave, purchased 100 acres of land near Mars Bluff in 1870 and created a refuge for African Americans during the Reconstruction Era, with the property remaining in the James family and a yearly Celebration of all Ervin James did, with a reenactment of the 54th Massachusetts Infantry Regiment, Harriett Tubman, and Frederic Douglas.  For more information call (843) 319-0660.

    July 28 –  “Carolinacation: A Tribute to the Red Hot Chili Peppers” at the House of Blues in Myrtle Beach.  For all the Red Hot Chili Peppers fans out there, enjoy an evening with this Carolina band playing all your favorite songs!  For more information visit http://www.houseofblues.com/myrtlebeach/concert-events#/event-popup.

    July 28 –  Youth Triathlon at James Island County Park in Charleston.  There will be two age groups, with kids 7 to 10 doing a 100 yard swim, a 1.5 mile bike ride, and a 1 mile run, and kids ages 11 to 14 doing a 200 yard swim, a 6 mile bike ride, and a 2 mile run.  For more information call (843) 795-4386 or visit https://www.ccprc.com/3291/Youth-Triathlon.

    July 28 –  Bird Walk for Beginners at the Charles Towne Landing State Historic Site in Charleston.  Known for its vast variety of birds, Charleston and its waterways are filled with some amazing winged animals so come see for yourself!  For more information call (843) 852-4200 or visit https://southcarolinaparks.com/products/10003867.

    July 28 –  Mid-Summer Saturday Celebration at La Belle Amie Vineyard in Little River.  Enjoy some music in the great outdoors and in a terrific setting!  For more information call (843) 399-9463 or visit http://labelleamie.com/festival-schedule/.

    July 28 –  Moonlight Canoe Float on Lake Juniper at Cheraw State Park in Cheraw.  There is something extremely mesmerizing about being on the water under the light of the moon, so if you’ve never experienced it, here is your chance!  For more information call (843) 537-9656 or visit https://southcarolinaparks.com/products/10003872.

    July 28 –  Screen on the Green: “Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle” at Burry Park in Hartsville.  Bring the family out and enjoy a movie under the stars!  For more information call (843) 383-3015 or visit https://www.scnow.com/calendar/event_db653cf4-2d35-11e8-b0ae-5cb9017b9fe4.html.

    July 28 –  Sexy Plants at Moore Farms Botanical Garden in Lake City.  Learn about sexy plants and how to use them to liven up your garden!  For more information call (843) 383-3015 or visit http://moorefarmsbg.org/events/sexy-plants/.

    July 28 –  Williamsburg Community Awareness Walk and County Music Festival at the Williamsburg County Recreational Department in Kingstree.  This event will include a 5K run and a 1.5 mile walk followed by a softball game, a tug-of-war, vendors throughout the day, and ending with live music!  For more information call (843) 355-5004 or visit https://www.facebook.com/events/206459363327186/.

    July 30 – August 3 –  Eat Your Way Around the World Summer Camp at the Black Creek Arts Center in Hartsville.  For those kids who has a desire to learn about foods and how to cook them, they will certainly enjoy this class!  For more information call (843) 332-6234 or visit https://blackcreekarts.org/all-classes/2018/4/24/eat-your-way-around-the-world-with-cindy-blackwell.

    July 31 –  The Great Locomotive Chase at the Morris Center for Lowcountry Heritage in Ridgeland.  In 1862 a Union spy suggested sabotaging the Confederate railroad system, so took over trains and burned bridges as they passed, but little did they know their actions coincided with a an attack by Union forces on the critical rail center in Chattanooga, so come hear more of the story from an amateur historian.   For more information call (843) 284-9227 or visit http://www.morrisheritagecenter.org/events/.

    July 31 –  “Fantastic Mr. Fox” at the Charleston Music Hall in Charleston.  Staring the voices of George Clooney and Meryl Streep you’ll learn about Mr. Fox and his desires to raid the barns of their human farmer friends and risks his marriage, his family, and his friends! For more information call (843) 853-2252 or visit https://www.charlestonmusichall.com/event/1674910-fantastic-mr-fox-charleston/.

    August 2 –  “Band on Fire” on Main Street in North Myrtle Beach.  You’ll enjoy a little dance, rock, and even retro music with this fun and entertaining band.  For more information call (843) 280-5594 ext. 3 or visit http://parks.nmb.us/festivalsevents/concerts/music-on-main-concert-series/.

    August 2 –  “Marilyn Manson” at the House of Blues in Myrtle Beach.  For all the heavy metal lovers out there, this one is for you!  For more information visit http://www.houseofblues.com/myrtlebeach/concert-events#/event-popup.

    August 2 –  “Calling All Time Travelers” at the Morris Center for Lowcountry Heritage in Ridgeland.  Kids will have the chance to engage in activities that will place them back in time to the Civil War.  For more information call (843) 284-9227 or visit http://www.morrisheritagecenter.org/events/.

    August 2 –  “Todd Snider” with guest “Josh Morningstar” at the Charleston Music Hall in Charleston.  This singer/songwriters has created a blend of Americana, folk, and alternative country.  For more information call (843) 853-2252 or visit https://www.charlestonmusichall.com/event/1698096-todd-snider-charleston/.

    August 2 – 4 –  Music at the Marina at The Marina at Edisto at Edisto Beach.  Close out your evening with good music, food, and cocktails on the dock as you enjoy the sunset!  For more information call (843) 631-5055 or visit http://www.exploreedisto.com/events/2018/8/2/live-music-at-the-marina.

    August 3 –  “Chicago Rewired: A Tribute to Chicago” at the House of Blues in Myrtle Beach.  You are guaranteed to take a trip down memory lane if you knew and loved this band from the late 60’s and 70’s, and even if you didn’t you are certain to enjoy the show!  For more information visit http://www.houseofblues.com/myrtlebeach/concert-events#/event-popup.

    August 3 –  Reggae Nights Summer Concert Series: “Mystic Vibrations” at the James Island County Park in Charleston.  What better way to end the week than with some great Island music as you watch the sun set, with food, beverages, and souvenirs available.  For more information call (843) 795-4386 or visit https://www.ccprc.com/1619/Reggae-Nights.

    August 3 – 5 –  Craftsmen’s Classics Summer Art & Craft Festival at the Myrtle Beach Convention Center in Myrtle Beach.  This is a great chance to enjoy shopping for some great unique items, and you just might find some wonderful early Christmas gifts!  For more information call (336) 282-5550 or visit http://www.gilmoreshows.com/pdfs/2018ShowScheduleCC.pdf.

    August 3 – 5 –  Gullah/Geechee National International Music & Movement Festival at the Charleston Music Hall and other locations around Charleston.  This will be a weekend filled with music, drama, storytelling, crafts, food, and so much more!  For more information call (843) 838-1171 or visit http://www.gullahgeechee.info/.

    August 3 – 5 –  Low Country Summer Coin Show at the Exchange Park Fairgrounds in Ladson.  Here is a chance for the coin collectors out there to find that missing piece in your collection or just browse to see what other collectables on site might interest you, with kids having a chance to learn about collecting at their special table.  For more information call (843) 302-6210 or visit http://www.lowcountrycoinclub.com/.

    August 4 –  Whole Lot of Shaking’ Oldies Music Fest at La Belle Amie Vineyard in Little River.  Enjoy some dancing and great fun as you enjoy the sounds from the good ole’ days!  For more information call (843) 399-9463 or visit http://labelleamie.com/festival-schedule/.

    August 4 –  WWE Live!  Summerslam Heatwave Tour at the North Charleston Coliseum.  Ok wrestling fans, the show is back and ready to give you some action, with the chance to also see Ronda Rousey’s debut!  For more information call (843) 529-5000 or visit https://www.northcharlestoncoliseumpac.com/events/detail/wwe-live-summerslam-heatwave-tour.

    August 4 –  “Puddle of Mudd” at the House of Blues in Myrtle Beach.  This pop rock band from the 90’s will surely be a show not to miss!  For more information visit http://www.houseofblues.com/myrtlebeach/concert-events#/event-popup.

    August 4 –  “Government Mule” with guest “Galactica” at the Volvo Car Stadium on Daniel Island.  Get ready for a fun night of great country music under the stars!  For more information call (843) 849-5300 or visit http://www.familycircletenniscenter.com/page.lasso?p=content_concerts.

    August 4 –  Gullah/Geechee Nation International Music and Movement Festival at the Charleston Music Hall in Charleston.  The celebration is moving into The Hall, so come on in and see what’s happening!  For more information call (843) 853-2252 or visit https://www.charlestonmusichall.com/event/1700812-gullah-geechee-nation-charleston/.

    August 4 –  Indie Market on Laurel on the Historic Riverfront in Conway.  Enjoy a day out with good music, locally made arts and crafts, food trucks, beer and wine, and more!  For more information call (843) 248-4527 or visit http://www.createconway.org/indie_market_on_laurel.

    August 4 –  Pizza Party and Planters at the Moore Farms Botanical Garden in Lake City.  See how items harvested from the garden can be used to create one amazing pizza!  For more information call (843) 210-7582 or visit http://moorefarmsbg.org/events/pizza-party-planters/.

    August 4 –  Tobacco Harvest Day at the L.W. Paul Living History Farm in Conway.  You’ll have the chance to see how tobacco is gathered and tied up by hand, how the tobacco leaves are graded, how grits are ground, observe some blacksmithing, and much more!  For more information call (843) 365-3596 or visit http://www.horrycountymuseum.org/news/tobacco-heritage-day-at-the-l-w-paul-living-history-farm/.

    August 5 –  “Moonrise Kingdom” at the Charleston Music Hall in Charleston.  Two It is 1965 on an island off of New England and two 12 year olds have fallen in love and run away, but a violent storm is on the way and three quirky adults (Bruce Willis, Edward Norton, & Bill Murray) are in charge of finding them before disaster strikes!  For more information call (843) 853-2252 or visit https://www.charlestonmusichall.com/event/1674919-moonrise-kingdom-charleston/.

    August 6 –  “Kenny Wayne Sheppard Band” at the Charleston Music Hall in Charleston.  Nothing says bluesy rock like this extremely talented musician!  For more information call (843) 853-2252 or visit https://www.charlestonmusichall.com/event/1668835-kenny-wayne-shepherd-band-charleston/.

    August 7 –  Clay Rice Silhouette Cutting and Performance at the Morris Center for Lowcountry Heritage in Ridgeland.  Bring out the children, as he will be cutting silhouettes, singing books, and create magic through musical story telling.  For more information call (843) 284-9227 or visit http://www.morrisheritagecenter.org/events/.

    August 7 –  “Mary Chapin Carpenter” at the Charleston Music Hall in Charleston.  She’s been around for a while and is just as good as she was when she came on the scene, so don’t miss the chance to see this amazing country music artist in person!  For more information call (843) 853-2252 or visit https://www.charlestonmusichall.com/event/1649771-mary-chapin-carpenter-charleston/.

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