Pancake Fundraiser

What: The Mt. Pleasant Elks Lodge will hold a pancake breakfast fundraiser.

When: 8-10 a.m. Jan. 18

Where: Applebee’s, 486 Stuart Engals Blvd., Mount Pleasant

Price: $7

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Health Fair

What: Fox Rehabilitation and Lutheran Hospice will sponsor a health and local resources fair at Active Day of Charleston, an adult day care facility.

When: 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Jan. 18

Where: Active Day of Charleston, 915 Folly Road, James Island

Price: Free

More Info: 762-5291 or

Craft Show

What: Local artisans will have handcrafted items available for purchase. Donations of infant and childrens’ pajamas will also be accepted for HALOS.

When: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Jan. 18

Where: Palmetto Pavilion at Bi-Lo, 774 S. Shelmore Blvd., Mount Pleasant

Price: Free

More Info: 884-0163 or

Birding 101

What: Visitors will be provided with binoculars and field guides to check out the winter birds in the area.

When: 10 a.m. Jan. 18

Where: Sewee Visitor and Environmental Education Center, 5821 N. Highway 17, Awendaw

Price: Free

More Info: 928-3368 or

Jane Austen Tea

What: This traditional tea with Regency-era entertainment will celebrate the 238th birthday of Jane Austen.

When: 1:30 p.m. Jan. 18

Where: Gage Hall, 4 Archdale St., downtown Charleston

Price: $20 adults, $5 kids 10 and under

More Info: 406-4735 or

Slavery & Freedom Tour

What: This special walking tour in honor of Martin Luther King Day, will cover the history of slavery from Africa to emancipation.

When: 1:30-3:30 p.m. Jan. 18

Where: Old Walled City Tours, 151 Meeting St., downtown Charleston

Price: $20

More Info: 343-4851 or

Benefit Blues and Boil

What: This fundraiser with live blues music and Lowcountry boil will benefit local band, Taste Like Chicken, to compete in the International Blues Challenge.

When: 2-6 p.m. Jan. 18

Where: Fiery Ron’s Home Team BBQ, 1205 Ashley River Road, Charleston

Price: $10

More Info: 225-7427 or

Roller Derby Kickoff

What: The Lowcountry Highrollers will host a party with drink specials and more to launch the 2014 season.

When: 6-8 p.m. Jan. 18

Where: Tin Roof, 1117 Magnolia Road, Charleston

Price: Free

More Info: 571-0775 or

Waldo Bar Crawl

What: This “Where’s Waldo”-themed bar crawl will feature prizes for the best costume and more.

When: 7 p.m. Jan. 18

Where: Mad River Bar and Grill, 32 N. Market St., downtown Charleston

Price: $10

More Info: (704) 516-2674 or

MLK Jr. Tribute Concert

What: The Charleston Symphony Orchestra Gospel Choir and Spiritual Ensemble, along with members of the CSO and the Colour of Music Festival Orchestra, will perform a multimedia tribute concert to the life and legacy of Martin Luther King Jr.

When: 7 p.m. Jan. 18

Where: Mt. Moriah Family Living Center, 7396 Rivers Ave., North Charleston

Price: Free

More Info: 740-5848 or

‘Most RACES Show’

What: Part of the Charleston Comedy Festival, “The Most RACES Show on Earth” is a multicultural stand-up comedy showcase.

When: 10 p.m. Jan. 18

Where: Woolfe Street Playhouse, 34 Woolfe St., downtown Charleston

Price: $12.50

More Info: 714-3855 or