ARTS: 35th Annual North Charleston Arts Fest (performances, exhibits, & activities)

May 3rd-7th

Park Circle (North Charleston)

*FREE* admission

FOOD & BEV: Two Blokes Tastings

Mondays-Fridays 4-9pm, Saturdays 12-9pm, Sundays 12-6pm thru Oct 12

Two Blokes Brewery (Mt. Pleasant)

*FREE* & dog friendly! *Bring your own food, or buy from food trucks

THEATRE: Peter & the Starcatcher 

Fridays, Saturdays 7:30pm, Sundays 3pm, Wednesdays & Thursdays 7:30pm thru March 2

Dock Street theatre (Downtown)

Tickets: $64/adults, $29-64/seniors, $26-64/students & active military

ENTERTAINMENT: Ballroom Dance Parties 

Every Weekend

Creative Spark Center for the Arts (Mt. Pleasant)

Admission $10/each

CHARITY: Habitat for Humanity of Berkeley County 5th Annual Golf Tournament 

May 5 @11am-5pm

Crowfield Golf and Country Club (Goose Creek)

Registration & sponsorship range $100-$3,000

ART: Karen Killian Art Exhibit 

May 5-June3 @5-8pm

Dog & Horse Fine Art and Portraiture (Church Street – downtown)



May 6 @9pm

Music Farm (Downtown)

Tickets: $25-30/each

FOOD & BEV: Charleston Culinary & Mixology Tours 

First Friday of every month

Visits 3-4 different restaurants and combines elements of historical tour with a culinary adventure)

Tickets: $60

ENTERTAINMENT: Midnight City (party, jam band)

Wednesdays @7pm

Bay Street Biergarten (Downtown)


MUSIC: Robert Randolph & The Family Band

May 12 @9pm

Music Farm (Downtown)

Tickets: $22-25/each

FOOD & BEV: $5 Craft Cocktails Happy Hour 

Wednesdays @5:30-7:30pm thru June 28

Eleve (55 Wentworth St Downtown)

FOOD & BEV: Bohemian Wine Blending 

Wednesdays-Saturdays @5:30-7pm – thru July 1

55 Wentworth St. Downtown

Tickets: $75/each

FOOD & BEV: Indaco Happy Hour 


Half off all pizzas & antipasto, $5 bites, $4 Peroni, $4 Mystery Beer, $6 specialty cocktails, $6 house red/white wine

Indaco (King St. Downtown)

FOOD & BEV: Tastings at Holy City Brewing 

Mondays, Tuesdays @4-6pm, Wednesdays-Fridays @3-8pm, Saturdays @12-8pm, Sundays @12-4pm

Holy City Brewing (Dorchester Rd., North Charleston)

Entrance: $5/each & Dog Friendly w/ live music Fridays & food trucks on weekends

MUSIC: Animal Collective 

May 17 @9pm

Music Farm (Downtown)

Tickets: $32-38

FOOD & BEV: Oyster Happy Hour 

Mondays- Fridays @5-7pm

*1/2 Dozen Oysters $6.99, Crispy Fish Taco $4.99, Jalapeno Bacon Wrapped Shrimp $4.99, 1/4 lb. peel & Eat Shrimp $6.99, $4.99 Drink Specials Happy Hour – bar area only

Coast Bar & Grill (John St. Downtown)

Prices range $4-$7, free entrance

FOOD & BEV: Puppies & Pints Happy Hour

May 17 @11am

Bay Street Biergarten

*FREE* admission

ENTERTAINMENT: Tall Ships Charleston 

Through May 19-21

Veterans Terminal Docks – Old Charleston Navy Base

*FREE* Admission (food truck rally, pirate camp, music, wooden boat show, family boat building, Tall Ships Exploring for $15/per person)

ARTS & MUSIC: Spoleto Festival (over 700 events)

May 26-June 11

Various locations Downtown Charleston

Various prices – view website

HEALTH & WELLNESS: Family-Friendly Boot Camp (45 min cardio, resistance training, and abs)


*FREE* for month of May

FOOD & BEV: Bands, Burgers and Brews Burger Throwdown 

May 21 @1-5pm

Charleston Harbor Resort and Marina (Mt. Pleasant)

Admission $10/each

MUSIC: Mayday Parade – A Lesson in Romantics 10th Anniversary Tour

May 23 @7:30pm

Music Farm (Downtown)

Tickets: $25/each

CHARITY: Pajama Program


The Program provides new pajamas and books to children in foster care to create a warm, loving bedtime atmosphere for children who may not have a stable environment.

MUSIC: Awendaw Green Barn Jam

Wednesdays @6pm

Hwy 17

Admission $5/each