Azalea Convention

What: More than 150 flower growers and azalea experts will attend this five-day convention of the Azalea Society of America featuring plant competitions, city and garden tours, shag lessons and more.

When: 7 a.m.-10 p.m. March 29

Where: The Marriot, 170 Lockwood Drive, downtown Charleston

Price: $85

More Info: 442-1229 or www.nationalazaleaconvention2014.org

Pancake Breakfast

What: Southerly offers $5 stacks of blueberry, chocolate chip and plain pancakes.

When: 7:30-10 a.m. Saturdays

Where: Southerly Restaurant, 730 Coleman Blvd., Mount Pleasant

Price: $5 general, free for kids under 6

More Info: 416-3965 or www.southernseason.com

Bicycle Racing

What: Local amateur and professional cyclists will race, along with refreshments, kids' activities and more.

When: 8 a.m.-5 p.m. March 29

Where: Park Circle, North Charleston

Price: Free

More Info: 345-5420 or www.lowcountryracing.com/wp/race

Photography 101

What: This basic photography course will teach composition, lighting and more. Must register

When: 9 a.m.-1 p.m. March 29

Where: Lynn Cobb Photography, 518 Wando Lane, Mount Pleasant

Price: $65 adults, $50 students

More Info: 224-4811 or www.lynncobbphotography.com

MS Walk

What: This short walk will benefit research and support for those struggling with multiple sclerosis.

When: 9 a.m. March 29

Where: Hampton Park, Mary Murray Drive, downtown Charleston

Price: Donations accepted

More Info: 704-731-1430 or walknct.nationalmssociety.org

Home Buyer Workshop

What: Experts will offer advice and tips for first-time home buyers.

When: 9 a.m. March 29

Where: Churchill Mortgage, 680-B St. Andrews Blvd., Charleston

Price: Free

More Info: 763-5666

Girls Summit

What: Parents and daughters will discuss issues facing young women through workshops and leadership academies presented by the Charleston County School District Parent University.

When: 9 a.m.-3 p.m. March 29

Where: Charleston County School of the Arts, 5109-B W. Enterprise St., North Charleston

Price: Free

More Info: 937-6578 or www.ccsdparentuniversity.com

Beer Breakfast

What: This breakfast from Hummingbird Bakery and Cafe will feature cask pours of Freehouse Brewery beers.

When: 9 a.m. March 29

Where: Homegrown Brewhouse, 117 S. Main St., Summerville

Price: $25

More Info: 873-4237 or www.homegrownbrewhouse.com

Mountain Biking

What: Cyclists can bring their own bikes or rent bikes and helmets at the park and explore the North Trail.

When: 9 a.m.-2 p.m. March 29

Where: Wannamaker County Park, 8888 University Blvd., North Charleston

Price: $5-6

More Info: 795-4386 or www.ccprc.com

Match to Marrow 5K

What: This 5K race will benefit Be the Match to help match supporters with patients in need of bone marrow transplants.

When: 9 a.m. March 29

Where: Wannamaker County Park, 8888 University Blvd., North Charleston

Price: $30

More Info: 795-4386 or www.ccprc.com

Suicide Prevention

What: This workshop will explore the role of parents, educators, clergy and more in reducing suicide risk for LGBT youth.

When: 9:30 a.m.-Noon March 29

Where: Bioengineering Building, Medical University of South Carolina, 68 President St., downtown Charleston

Price: Free

More Info: 803-434-4071 or www.afsp.org/sc

Homegrown Market

What: The Homegrown Johns Island Farmers Market will offer fresh, local produce and other items.

When: 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturdays

Where: Homegrown Johns Island Farmers Market, 3546 Maybank Highway

Price: Free

More Info: 336-601-0605 or www.johnsislandfarmersmarket.com

Disco Anniversary

What: Mellow Mushroom Avondale will celebrate its third anniversary with a disco brunch.

When: 10 a.m.-2 p.m. March 29

Where: Mellow Mushroom Avondale, 19 Magnolia Road, Charleston

Price: Various

More Info: 747-4992 or www.mellowmushroom.com

Kids Fest Camp Fair

What: Local and regional summer camps will have information for parents, along with kids' activities and live entertainment.

When: 10 a.m.-2 p.m. March 29

Where: Citadel Mall, 2070 Sam Rittenberg Blvd., Charleston

Price: Free

More Info: 766-8321 or www.citadelmall.net

HIV Awareness Day

What: Community leaders and HIV/AIDS advocates and educators will speak at this awareness event. Registration is required.

When: 10 a.m.-1:30 p.m. March 29

Where: Graham AME Church, 1124 Wappoo Road, Charleston

Price: Free

More Info: 327-5435

Building Arts Festival

What: The American College of the Building Arts will host a two-day festival with presentations and discussions on building techniques, craftsmanship and architecture.

When: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. March 29

Where: The American College of the Building Arts, 21 Magazine St., downtown Charleston

Price: Various

More Info: 577-5245 or www.buildingartscollege.us

Ladson Youth Summit

What: This special youth summit will feature presentations by local pastors, as well as talks by inmates and members of law enforcement.

When: 10 a.m. March 29

Where: Church House of Ministries Worldwide, 9659 Miles Jamison Road, Ladson

Price: Free

More Info: 870-3823

Walk to Defeat ALS

What: This fundraiser walk will benefit research and support for those with Lou Gehrig's disease.

When: 10 a.m.-Noon March 29

Where: Greater Memorial Riverfront Park, 1001 Everglades Ave., North Charleston

Price: Free

More Info: 866-492-4821 or www.web.alsa.org/2014LowCountryWalk

Catfish Festival

What: A catfish stew cook-off, carnival rides, live entertainment, the Sweet Pea contest and more.

When: 10 a.m.-11 p.m. March 29

Where: Alice Price Park, 124 Hood St., St. Stephen

Price: Free

More Info: 567-3597

Anime Convention

What: The College of Charleston Anime Association will host gaming tournaments, cosplay and more.

When: 10 a.m.-11 p.m. March 29

Where: Physician's Auditorium, College of Charleston, 66 George St., downtown Charleston

Price: Free

More Info: 801-0930 or www.charlestonanime.com

Tea Room and Gift Shop

What: Old St. Andrew's Parish Church will offer homemade soups, salads, desserts and more.

When: 11 a.m.-1:30 p.m. March 29

Where: Old St. Andrew's Parish Church, 2604 Ashley River Road, Charleston

Price: Various

More Info: 766-1541 or www.oldstandrews.org

Muscle Walk

What: This fundraiser walk with refreshments, entertainment and more will benefit research to fight muscular dystrophy.

When: 11 a.m.-3 p.m. March 29

Where: Joseph P. Riley Jr. Park, 360 Fishburne St., downtown Charleston

Price: $10

More Info: 556-3654 or www.musclewalkmda.org/charleston2014

Sippin' Saturdays

What: Irvin~House will offer live music, local food vendors, wine and liquor tastings and more.

When: Noon-4 p.m. Saturdays

Where: Irvin~House Vineyards, 6775 Bears Bluff Road, Wadmalaw Island

Price: Free

More Info: 559-6867 or www.irvinhousevineyards.com

Women's Luncheon

What: Women will share stories of personal empowerment along with a luncheon and collection of donated items for My Sister's House in honor of Women's History Month.

When: Noon-4 p.m. March 29

Where: Comfort Suites, 2080 Savannah Highway, Charleston

Price: $25

More Info: 822-0151

Spring Jam Music Fest

What: Ten bands will perform along with other live entertainment, an artisan craft show, refreshments and more.

When: Noon-9:30 p.m. March 29

Where: Brittlebank Park, 1 Lockwood Drive, downtown Charleston

Price: $25 advance, $33 at the door

More Info: www.springjammusicfest.com

'Shake Rattle and Roll'

What: Brad and Jennifer Moranz present a musical revue of rock and roll hits from the '50s, '60s and '70s.

When: 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. March 29

Where: Charleston Music Hall, 37 John St., downtown Charleston

Price: $16-34

More Info: 853-2252 or www.bradandjennifermoranz.com

Claflin University Concert Choir

What: The Claflin University Concert Choir will perform a cappella and classical gospel and opera music.

When: 5 p.m. March 29

Where: Royal Missionary Baptist Church, 4761 Luella Ave., North Charleston

Price: Donations accepted

More Info: 744-0856 or www.facebook.com/TheClaflinUniversityConcertChoir

Design Challenge

What: Five local interior designers will compete at this design show featuring live music, wine and hors d'oeuvres, workshops and more.

When: 5-7 p.m. March 29

Where: Lyndon Leigh, 1944 Long Grove Drive, Mount Pleasant

Price: Free

More Info: 352-7359 or www.facebook.com/DanielIslandLife/events

'Organics of Man' Art Show

What: This pop-up exhibition featuring the work of JahSun and FariStudios will include live music by The Dubber.

When: 6-9 p.m. March 29

Where: Charleston Maritime Center, 10 Wharfside St., downtown Charleston

Price: Free

More Info: 817-1971 or www.faristudiosart.com

'Jungle Book'

What: The Learning Theatre presents "The Endangered Jungle Book."

When: 7 p.m. March 29

Where: Charleston Baptist Church, 13 San Miguel Road, Charleston

Price: Donations accepted

More Info: 556-4673

Sound of Charleston

What: A musical history of Charleston from Gullah to Gershwin.

When: 7 p.m. March 29

Where: Circular Congregational Church, 150 Meeting St., downtown Charleston

Price: $28

More Info: 270-4903 or www.soundofcharleston.com

Painting Session

What: Artist Amanda Brown of Flourish Painting will lead participants in a painting workshop.

When: 7 p.m. March 29

Where: Starlight Healing Arts and Family Center, 1008 Old Highway 52, Moncks Corner

Price: $40

More Info: 312-9186 or www.starlightfamilycenter.com

'Philly Soul'

What: North Charleston Pops! will present hits from the '60s and '70s.

When: 7:30 p.m. March 29

Where: North Charleston Performing Arts Center, 5001 Coliseum Drive

Price: $15-35

More Info: 202-2787 or www.northcharlestonpops.com

'The Other Place'

What: A successful neurologist's husband files for divorce, her daughter elopes with an older man and her health begins to suffer.

When: 7:30 p.m. March 29

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

Price: $30 adults, $27 adults, $20 students

More Info: 856-1579 or www.woolfestreetplayhouse.com

'The Playboy of the Western World'

What: An Irish village treats a young man as a hero until they discover his stories may be less than true in "The Playboy of the Western World."

When: 7:30 p.m. March 29

Where: South of Broadway Theatre Company, 1080 E. Montague Ave., North Charleston

Price: $18

More Info: 745-0317 or www.southofbroadway.com

'Improv Riot'

What: Theatre 99 ensembles will perform an improv comedy show.

When: 8 p.m. March 29

Where: Theatre 99, 280 Meeting St., downtown Charleston

Price: $12

More Info: 853-6687 or www.theatre99.com

'Fascinations 3.0'

What: The Charleston County School of the Arts Orchestra, Robert Ivey Ballet Company and Annex will perform a blend of ballet, orchestral music and visual arts.

When: 8 p.m. March 29

Where: Sottile Theatre, 44 George St., downtown Charleston

Price: $10-35

More Info: 556-1343 or www.robertiveyballet.net

'Pippin'

What: Midtown Productions presents a dinner theater performance of this musical about a young prince searching for the secret of happiness.

When: 8 p.m. March 29

Where: Midtown Cabaret Theatre, 2816 Azalea Drive, North Charleston

Price: $30-49.50

More Info: 795-2223 or www.midtownproductions.org

'Catfish Moon'

What: Three childhood friends reunite at a fishing pier and reminisce about old times.

When: 8 p.m. March 29

Where: The Flowertown Players, 133 S. Main St., Summerville

Price: $20-25

More Info: 875-9251 or www.flowertownplayers.org/catfish

'Normel People'

What: A college freshman from Kansas deals with culture shock when he moves to Queens in "Perfectly Normel People."

When: 8 p.m. March 29

Where: Threshold Repertory Theatre, 84 Society St., downtown Charleston

Price: $25

More Info: 277-2172 or www.thresholdrep.org

Earth Hour

What: Communities will switch off the lights for one hour in order to increase environmental awareness and a sense of global community.

When: 8:30 p.m. March 29

Where: Everywhere

Price: Free

More Info: www.earthhour.org

'Heist, Heist Baby'

What: Bumbling criminals try to rob a bank in this comic caper.

When: 9 p.m. March 29

Where: The Black Fedora Comedy Mystery Theatre, 164 Church St., downtown Charleston

Price: $24 adults, $22 students and military, $15 kids under 13

More Info: 937-6453 or www.charlestonmysteries.com

'Laugh for a Lincoln'

What: Two to three acts of improv comedy.

When: 10 p.m. March 29

Where: Theatre 99, 280 Meeting St., downtown Charleston

Price: $5

More Info: 853-6687 or www.theatre99.com