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