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Gospel Fest lead photo

Gospel Fest


The 20th annual Gospel Fest put on by Project L.O.V.E. was held on Easter Sunday at Riverfront Park in North Charleston. Billed as the longest-running outdoor gospel music festival of its kind in the Southeast, attendees enjoyed a mixture of local ...

Easter Eggstravaganza lead photo

Easter Eggstravaganza


Families flocked to Middleton Place on Saturday for a day of egg hunts, decorating, rolling and tossing. The National Historic Landmark held an Easter egg hunt for undyed hard-boiled eggs that were then decorated by those who found them. Afterward, ...

Charleston RECESS Pool Party lead photo

Charleston RECESS Pool Party


Mixson Bath & Racquet Club opened its doors on Saturday to kick off the spring and summer pool party season. The first party in the five-event series of exclusive disco brunch parties started with a gourmet brunch buffet and happy hour drink ...

Record Store Day lead photo

Record Store Day


Music fans celebrated the seventh annual Record Store Day on Saturday at two locations: Monster Music in West Ashley and Catís Music in Summerville. After opening early, the two stores conducted day-long celebrations complete with food, prizes, live ...

CIFF Awards Gala lead photo

CIFF Awards Gala


Wrapping up the fifth and final day of the seventh annual Charleston International Film Festival was the Awards Gala, held Sunday at Memminger Auditorium. After screening about 85 films, including features, shorts, documentaries and animations, a ...

Second Sunday on King Street lead photo

Second Sunday on King Street


With temperatures finally leveling out and no rain in the forecast, attendees of Second Sunday on King Street welcomed spring with open arms during Aprilís event. With the streets closed off to vehicular traffic and King Street hailed as one of the ...

What the Folk Festival lead photo

What the Folk Festival


Ford Productions and Awendaw Green put on the inaugural What the Folk Music Festival on Friday and Saturday at Sewee Outpost in Awendaw. Featuring two days of live music, performers included Todd Snider, The Bottle Rockets, Charlie Mars, Pierce Eden ...

Garden of Gin lead photo

Garden of Gin


What better way to celebrate a weekend full of garden and plant-themed events than with ďa night of horticultural hijinx.Ē Put on by the Charleston Horticultural Society and Bay Street Biergarten, Garden of Gin was held Friday at GrowFood Carolinaís ...

Bubbly & Brew lead photo

Bubbly & Brew


Bubbly & Brew, the fifth annual benefit for My Sisterís House, the only shelter-based program serving domestic violence victims in Berkeley, Charleston and Dorchester counties, was held Thursday at Charles Towne Landing. Attendees enjoyed champagne, ...

CIFF Opening Night Street Party lead photo

CIFF Opening Night Street Party


The Charleston International Film Festival, back for a seventh year, kicked off five days of films, workshops and fun Wednesday night with their Opening Night Street Party. Attendees mingled at a reception held on George Street in front of the ...

Lowcountry Cajun Festival lead photo

Lowcountry Cajun Festival


At Sunday’s Lowcountry Cajun Festival, Louisiana living met Charleston charm at the 23rd annual event at James Island County Park. While food offerings slanted toward Cajun and Creole, including jambalaya, alligator, etouffe, andouille sausage ...

Inaugural Yogapop lead photo

Inaugural Yogapop


The first-ever Yogapop event, a mass yoga and music event loosely-affliated with the Cooper River Bridge Run, was held at the Charleston Viistor Center bus shed on Thursday evening. About 500 attended.

Family Circle Cup Happy Hour lead photo

Family Circle Cup Happy Hour


Billed as the largest womenís-only tournament in the world, the Family Circle Cup kicked-off its 42nd year last weekend with the Draw Ceremony on the Grand Lawn, where players found out who they were competing against. With a field that includes ...

Wine Down Wednesday lead photo

Wine Down Wednesday


The Charleston County Park and Recreation Commission on Wednesday invited folks to check out a park that is not yet open to the public yet. Throughout April on select Wednesdays, folks will be able to get a sneak peak of Old Towne Creek County Park ...

Spring Jam Music Fest lead photo

Spring Jam Music Fest


Presented by 105.5 The Bridge, the second annual Spring Jam Music Fest returned to Brittlebank Park for a full day of live music on Saturday. Going from two days to one, this yearís event featured 10 bands on two stages with side-show performances ...