Wine + Food Opening Night - Charleston Scene lead photo

Wine + Food Opening Night - Charleston Scene

The four-day BB&T Charleston Wine + Food Festival kicked thing off Thursday night with the Salute to Charleston’s Chefs: Opening Night Party. Presented by the Art Institute of Charleston, the “epic party” was all about paying ...

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Race & Roast

This weekend was a busy one for the race calendar, with yet another trail run offered on Sunday. Garnering a lot of buzz last year, the East Cooper Land Trust’s Race & Roast at Oakland Plantation in Mount Pleasant offered racers the chance to wind ...

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Mardi Gras Pawrade

The local Krewe of Charles II group put on the inaugural Mardi Gras Pawrade to benefit Water’s Edge Animal Rescue. Animal lovers and their pets were invited to watch and/or participate in a walking parade featuring costumed canines and their ...

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Pet Helpers Oyster Roast

Pet Helpers teamed up with the Shelter Kitchen + Bar and Awendaw Green to make its 13th annual oyster roast bigger and better than ever. The all-day event started with Brunch with the Pups and Yappy Hour at Shelter Kitchen + Bar, where folks mixed ...

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Mullet Haul

Listed in the hot-off-the-presses book “The Runner’s Bucket List: 200 Races To Run Before You Die” by Denise Malan, the fourth annual Mullet Haul trail race on Saturday was another example of Charleston’s ability to perfectly ...

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Bohemian Bull on Folly Road

A look at Bohemian Bull Tavern & Beer Garden on Folly Road.

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Chefs' Feast

Led by Chef Robert Carter of Carter’s Kitchen and the Rutledge Cab Company, the 15th annual Chefs’ Feast was a collaboration between the Lowcountry Food Bank and nearly 30 of the area’s celebrated chefs who offered up both savory and sweet bites to ...

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Pork, Pints and Pearls

Having moved to a larger venue, the fourth annual Pork, Pints and Pearls on Saturday promised to be bigger and better than before, and they certainly delivered. Serving as a fundraiser for Windwood Farm and Family Services, the all-you-could-eat- ...

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Heart Ball

Saturday’s Charleston Heart Ball marked the 17th annual Art & Wine Auction put on by the American Heart Association. Taking place in the ballroom of the Charleston Marriott, the black-tie event started off with a silent auction during the cocktail ...

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Darius Rucker 2014 True Believers Tour

Darius Rucker 2014 True Believers Tour, with the Eli Young Band and special guest David Nail

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SEWE Soiree

The SEWE Soiree at the Charleston Visitor Center Bus Shed on Saturday again offered VIP attendees the chance to dance the night away to lively live music from Second Nature and dig into local oysters, Southern barbecue and wild game as they sipped ...

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Ducks Unlimited Oyster Roast

The folks behind East Cooper Ducks Unlimited again held their annual Ducks Unlimited Oyster Roast in coordination with the Southeastern Wildlife Exposition. The 17th annual event at the Charleston Visitor Center Bus Shed featured an all-you-can-eat ...

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Jilted Lovers Party

Whether attendees were single or just anti-Valentine’s Day, The Cocktail Club hosted a specially-themed party just for them on Thursday night. Offering craft cocktails to down their sorrows in, folks had the chance to submit their worst love story ...

SEWE Preview Gala and Auction lead photo

SEWE Preview Gala and Auction

A VIP SEWE event, the Preview Gala and Auction offered attendees a glimpse of the works that will be featured all weekend long. Held Thursday in the Charleston Place Ballroom, VIPs broke out their very best in formal wear for the black-tie event. ...

Charleston Mardi Gras Grand Finale lead photo

Charleston Mardi Gras Grand Finale

Organized by the Krewe of Charleston, billed as the only official krewe on the East Coast, the group dedicated to bringing the culture and excitement of Mardi Gras was at it again with the fifth annual Carnival celebration on Sunday. Held at the ...