Family Fun: Weekend Events Sept. 19-21

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The Little Mozart Circus will take place Saturday at Marion Square. (Photo courtesy of Chamber Music Charleston)

Introduce your kids to a world of music during the Little Mozart Circus in Marion Square on Saturday. Other big weekend events include the annual Scottish Games, Food Truck Game Day, and the Carolina Green Fair. Keep reading to learn more about these and other family fun this weekend. Continue reading “Family Fun: Weekend Events Sept. 19-21” »

Family Fun: Weekend Events Sept. 12-14

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The Charleston Watersports Expo runs Friday through Sunday at the Maritime Center. (File/The Post and Courier)

There’s something for every taste this weekend, whether you enjoy water sports, ukulele music, circus arts, theater, or even (kid-friendly) opera. Deals include free admission to the Children’s Museum on Friday and a free movie at Wannamaker Park on Saturday. Keep reading to learn more. Continue reading “Family Fun: Weekend Events Sept. 12-14” »

Family Fun: Weekend Events Sept. 5-7

Be Fit, Charleston! is set for Saturday at Old Towne Creek County Park in West Ashley. (Photo courtesy of Charleston County Parks & Rec)

Be Fit,Charleston! is set for Saturday at Old Towne Creek County Park in West Ashley. (Photo courtesy of Charleston County Parks & Rec)

Get active with your family in scenic surroundings during Be Fit, Charleston, a fall festival and farmers market in West Ashley on Saturday. Read on for details, and to get the scoop on other weekend events… Continue reading “Family Fun: Weekend Events Sept. 5-7” »

Family Fun: Weekend events Aug. 29-31

(File/The Post and Courier) A Shrimp & Grits Cook-Off is planned for Saturday in downtown Charleston.

A Shrimp & Grits Cook-Off is planned for Saturday in downtown Charleston. (File/The Post and Courier)

Jazz takes center stage in North Charleston this weekend, with the Lowcountry Jazz Festival at the coliseum and a “Jazz on the River” fund-raising concert at Riverfront Park. If beach music is more your style, check out the Beach Music & Shag Fest at Edisto Beach. Foodies can head downtown to sample local chefs’ preparations of a classic Lowcountry dish during a Shrimp & Grits cook-off. “Frozen” fans can catch a free showing of the hit Disney movie on Friday in Summerville. Read on to learn more about these and other weekend events. Continue reading “Family Fun: Weekend events Aug. 29-31” »

Family Fun: Weekend Events Aug. 15-17

The First Day Festival is Sunday at Liberty Square. (File/ Grace Beahm/The Post and Courier)

The First Day Festival is Sunday at Liberty Square. (File/ Grace Beahm/The Post and Courier)

Get out and active this weekend with a kids’ soccer clinic, a fishing tourney, or an alligator adventure. On Sunday, gear up for the new school year during the First Day Festival downtown. Then, put on your PJs for the RiverDogs’ Pajama Day at the Joe. Read on for details about these and other weekend events. Continue reading “Family Fun: Weekend Events Aug. 15-17” »

Family Fun: Weekend Events Aug. 8-10

The Charleston Pirate Festival is Sunday at the Maritime Center. (File/The Post and Courier)

The Charleston Pirate Festival is Sunday at the Maritime Center. (File/The Post and Courier)

What arrrrrrr you doing this weekend? If you’re looking for affordable entertainment, we’ve got some ideas for you, including a Pirate Festival, free outdoor movies, and a free family fun day with kids’ activities and youth tennis workshops. Read on for details about these and other weekend events around the Lowcountry. Continue reading “Family Fun: Weekend Events Aug. 8-10” »

Family Fun: Weekend Events July 25-57

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Kids can take part in a ladybug release at Magnolia Gardens starting at 9 a.m. Saturday.

Calling all nature bugs: Local kids are invited to set thousands of ladybugs free at Magnolia Gardens on Saturday. Then, head over to Johns Island for a big water festival featuring waterskiing shows, paddle boarding, swim lessons, live music and more. For some indoor fun, check out the grand opening of the “Mega Magic Fun Lab” at Wonder Works in West Ashley. There will be free cake, kids’ activities, giveaways and raffles. Read on to learn about these and other weekend events. Continue reading “Family Fun: Weekend Events July 25-57” »

Family Fun: Weekend Events July 18-20

Brad and Jennifer Moranz present "The Charleston Variety Show" this weekend (File/Provided/The Post and Courier)

Brad and Jennifer Moranz present “The Charleston Variety Show” this weekend (File/Provided/The Post and Courier)

An array of creative talent will be on display this weekend, from a musical variety show at the Charleston Music Hall to a dance and figure-skating performance at the Charleston Ice Palace. Plus, celebrate “Pirate and Princess Day” at the RiverDogs game on Sunday. Keep reading for details on these and other weekend events. Continue reading “Family Fun: Weekend Events July 18-20” »