Weekend Events, Parties, & Plans: 4/4 – 4/6/14

weekendeventsHappy Bridge Run Weekend! Happy Flowertown Festival Weekend! Happy Family Circle Cup Weekend! Phew! Clearly, there’s A LOT going on in Charleston this weekend and that’s just the beginning…

Friday, 4/4/14

Throughout the day – Family Circle Cup – Family Circle Stadium

8 am – 8 pm: Cooper River Bridge Run Expo – Charleston Area Convention Center

9 am – 6 pm: Flowertown Festival – Downtown Summerville

10:30 am – Curator-led Tour of Fashion Flashback: 1970s – The Charleston Museum

11 am – 6 pm: Kids Run & Wonderfest – Hampton Park

12 pm – 5:30 pm: Charleston Animal Society Dog Adoptions – PetSmart, Mount Pleasant

2:30 pm – Narrative Gallery Talk with artist John Westmark – Gibbes Museum of Art.

3:30 pm – Striped Pig Tasting Party – Harbor Spirits

4 pm – The Artwork of Kristen Solecki – Limeblue Gallery, 62B Queen St.

5 pm – First Friday Art Event – Wasabi, Downtown

5 pm – First Fridays on Broad – Broad Street

5 pm – Jimmy Landry & Friends – Pour House Deck

5 pm – The Last Picture Show Opening Reception – Nina Liu and Friends, 24 State St.

5 pm – Mary Erickson and Her Feathered Friends Art Exhibit Opening – Helena Fox Fine Art, 106-A Church Street

5 pm – Young Contemporaries – Halsey Institute of Contemporary Art

5:30 pm – Palmetto Brewery Loading Dock Music Series – Palmetto Brewery

6 pm – Four Generations of Mother-Daughter Inspired Artistic Expression – Mary Martin Gallery

6 pm – Irene Rose – Bay Street Beirgarten

6 pm – When I Look to the West Opening – Ann Long Fine Art, 54 Broad Street

6:30 pm – Evening Art Market – The Market

7 pm - Cinderella – Creative Spark Center for the Arts

7 pm – Community Yoga Social – Yoga House of Charleston

7:30 pm – A Steady Rain by Keith Huff – Theatre 220, Simons Center for the Arts

7:30 pm – Gershwin at Folly – Dock Street Theatre

7:30 pm – Legends of the Celtic Harp – The Unitarian Church in Charleston, 4 Archdale St.

7:30 pm – Other Desert Cities – PURE Theatre

7:30 pm – Saint-Saëns “Organ” Symphony – Sottile Theatre

7:30 pm – Seussodyssey – Sterett Hall Auditorium, Old Charleston Naval Base

8 pm – Anthony Jeselnik – Charleston Music Hall

8 pm – Catfish Moon – James F. Dean Theatre, Summerville

8 pm – Heyrocco – King Dusko

8 pm – Improv Jam – Theatre 99

8 pm – Umphrey’s McGee – North Charleston Performing Arts Center

9 pm – Disco Nite – Upper Deck Tavern

9 pm – Extremities – Footlight Players Theatre

10 pm – Mike Quinn & Rusty Cole present: The Power of Love: A Tribute to Huey Lewis and the News – Pour House

10 pm – Todd Barry: The Final Crowd Work Tour – Theatre 99

11:59 pm – Rocky Horror Picture Show with Shadowcast – Cinebarre

Saturday, 4/5/14

Throughout the day – Family Circle Cup – Family Circle Stadium

7 am – 37th Annual Cooper River Bridge Run – Arthur Ravenel Bridge

8:30 am – Drayton Hall Preservation Tech Tour – Drayton Hall

9 am – Breakfast with the Easter Bunny – Citadel Mall

9 am – Bridge Run Bonanza – Bay Street Beirgarten

9 am – Bridge Run Day – Mad River

9 am – Dad’s Morning Out – Blackbeard’s Cove, Mt. Pleasant

9 am – 6 pm: Flowertown Festival – Downtown Summerville

9 am – 5 pm: Living History Days – Middleton Place

9 am – Louie’s Kids Grocery Store Tours – Harris Teeter, Downtown

9 am – Louie’s Kids’ Saturday Morning Workouts – Hampton Park

10 am – Spring Fling State Preliminary Pageant – Holiday Inn Express, Summerville

10 am – Trash, Trash Everywhere – Sewee Visitor Center

11 am – 5:30 pm: Charleston Animal Society Dog Adoptions – PetSmart, Mount Pleasant

12 pm – Bootless – Church Bells, Summerville

12 pm – Grand Opening – Tradesman Brewing Co., 1639 Tatum Street

12 pm – Grand Re-Opening – Seppy’s

12:30 pm – Bridge Run Weekend Bar Crawl – Downtown

1 pm - Cinderella – Creative Spark Center for the Arts

1 pm – Food Truck Court with The Steel Rollers – Pour House Deck

1 pm – Writing is Good for the Soul: An Exploration of the Creative/Spiritual Connection – Circular Congregational Church

3 pm – Beckon to the Beacon: Poetry – Charles Street Gallery, North Charleston

5 pm – The Pirate Fairy Party – Blackbeard’s Cove

6 pm – Annual Spring Performance Honoring Robert Nathaniel Dett – Centenary United Methodist Church, 60 Wentworth St.

6 pm – Finnegan Bell (CD Release Show) – Rutledge Cab Co.

6:30 pm – Evening Art Market – The Market

7 pm – 2014 Oscar Shorts: Live Action – Olde Village Community Building

7 pm – Coppelia – Wando Performing Arts Center

7 pm – Moonlight and Mason Jars – St. Joseph Catholic Church, West Ashley

7:30 pm – A Steady Rain by Keith Huff – Theatre 220, Simons Center for the Arts

7:30 pm – Gershwin at Folly – Dock Street Theatre

7:30 pm – Other Desert Cities – PURE Theatre

7:30 pm – Rhythm in the Night: The Irish Dance Spectacular – Charleston Music Hall

7:30 pm – Saint-Saëns “Organ” Symphony – Sottile Theatre

7:30 pm – Seussodyssey – Sterett Hall Auditorium, Old Charleston Naval Base

8 pm – Catfish Moon – James F. Dean Theatre, Summerville

8 pm – Flashlight Easter Egg Hunt – St. Andrew’s Parks Complex

8 pm – Ordinary Men: A Tribute To Pink Floyd – Brick House Kitchen

8 pm – The Have Nots! – Theatre 99

9 pm – Extremities – Footlight Players Theatre

9 pm – Stop Light Observations – Music Farm

9:30 pm – The Fritz – Pour House

10 pm – SUSTO w/ Jordan Igoe – Tin Roof

10 pm – W. Kamau Bell – Theatre 99

Sunday, 4/6/14

Throughout the day – Family Circle Cup – Family Circle Stadium

8:30 am – Charsenal Watch Party – My Father’s Moustache

9 am – 4 pm: Flowertown Festival – Downtown Summerville

9 am – 4 pm: Living History Days – Middleton Place

11 am – Charleston Honey & Bee Expo – Cinebarre

11:30 am – Bendy Brewski Yoga – Holy City Brewing

12 pm – 4 pm: Charleston Animal Society Dog Adoptions – PetSmart, Mount Pleasant

12 pm – Food Truck Rodeo – Freshfields Village, Kiawah Island

12 pm – Lowcountry Cajun Festival – James Island County Park

12 pm – Pet Helpers – Petco, West Ashley

12 pm – Sea Island Food Truck Rodeo – Freshfields Village, Kiawah Island

1:30 pm – “French Tea” in the Summer Garden – Magnolia Planation and Gardens

3 pm – Fort 2 Battery Race – Charleston Harbor

3 pm – Catfish Moon – James F. Dean Theatre, Summerville

3 pm - Cinderella – Creative Spark Center for the Arts

3 pm – Gala of the Royal Horses – North Charleston Coliseum

3 pm – Gershwin at Folly – Dock Street Theatre

4 pm – Extremities – Footlight Players Theatre

4:30 pm – Bowens Island Oyster Roast Fundraiser for the James Island Charter High School Band – Bowens Island Restaurant

5 pm – Sunday Phunday w/ Runaway Gin & Roti Rolls Food Truck – Pour House Deck

7:30 pm – Rhythm in the Night: The Irish Dance Spectacular – Charleston Music Hall

7:30 pm – Seussodyssey – Sterett Hall Auditorium, Old Charleston Naval Base

9 pm – The Big Gun Show – Big Gun Burger Shop