Weekend Events: March 23-25

easter egg hunt

The weather is cooler than normal but Charleston is still in full bloom. Not sure what’s going on this weekend? Not to worry, we’re here to help!

Friday is March Couples Night Climb at Wild Blue Ropes. Tickets are $50 a pair.  Feel free to BYOB or a romantic picnic dinner for some relaxing after climb time around the bonfire. Bring your boo, bring some friends and be sure to bring a great big sense of fun. wildblueropes.com

Saturday, March 24


Old Santee Canal Park was visited by the Easter Bunny and there are brightly colored presents scattered throughout. Bring your kids out for an exciting Easter Egg Hunt while exploring the park at the same time. Children ages 6 and younger will be searching for eggs in front of the Berkeley Museum. Children ages 6-13 will explore the trails to find hidden treasures throughout our beautiful swamp. So hop on down with your basket to Old Santee Canal Park and don’t miss this family-friendly event. The free event runs from 10 a.m.-12 p.m. at Old Santee Canal Park, 900 Stony Landing Road, Moncks Corner. Contact Adam Bedard at adam@oldsanteecanalpark.org, 843-899-5200.

If you’re downtown, don’t miss the Family Fun Event: Easter Eggstravaganza. Get egg-cited with craft making at The Charleston Museum followed by an Easter egg hunt in the garden of the Joseph Manigault House! The event runs from 10 a.m.-12 p.m. at the Charleston Museum, 360 Meeting St., Charleston. Free for museum members and free with admission ($12/adults, $5/children, children age 3 and younger free). charlestonmuseum.org

Sunday, March 25


This weekend is Pet Fest 2018, a pet festival offers two days of exhibits, demonstrations, experts, contests, entertainment and more. Pets are encouraged to bring their owners. Annual Gold Passes will be honored. Activities include K9s in Flight Frisbee Dogs, pet contests, dog show, lure chasing, live music and much more. Visit website for a full schedule of activities each day. Runs 11 a.m.-5 p.m. at Mount Pleasant Palmetto Islands County Park, 444 Needlerush Parkway, Mount Pleasant. The event is $8/Free: Ages 12 and younger and Gold Pass Holders. Discount admission of $5 per person with pet food item donation. charlestoncountyparks.com