Cane Bay Market

What: Cane Bay Plantation will host a weekly farmers market with fresh local produce, vendors and more.

When: 8 a.m.-Noon Fridays

Where: Del Webb at Cane Bay Plantation, 325 Palmetto Point Drive, Summerville

Price: Free

More Info: 899-5641 or www.cane-bay.com

Book Sale

What: Books will be on sale for $1 to benefit Knights of Columbus Council 9475 for community philanthropic projects.

When: 9 a.m.-6 p.m. May 16

Where: Shoppes at Seaside Farm, 1960 Riviera Drive, Mount Pleasant

Price: $1

More Info: www.kofc9475.org

Rice Planting Demo

What: Costumed interpreters will explain and demonstrate rice planting using colonial era planting techniques.

When: 10 a.m.-Noon and 1-3 p.m. May 16

Where: Middleton Place, 4300 Ashley River Road, Charleston

Price: Free with general admission

More Info: 556-6020 or www.middletonplace.org

Community Bridge

What: Participants will play bridge and other games with a light breakfast and buffet-style lunch.

When: 10 a.m.-2 p.m. May 16

Where: Rodenberg Hall, Franke at Seaside, 1885 Rifle Range Road, Mount Pleasant

Price: $8

More Info: 856-4713 or www.frankeatseaside.org

Spring Book Sale

What: Thousands of books will be on sale for prices ranging from 50 cents to $1.

When: 10:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m. May 16

Where: Here Be Books and Games, 4650 Ladson Road, Summerville

Price: Free

More Info: 695-1498 or www.herebebooks.com

Sweet Tea Storytelling

What: Tim Lowry presents "Post Cards from the Sweet Tea Trail," with stories from local history and southern culture.

When: 3 p.m. May 16

Where: Timrod Library, 217 Central Ave., Summerville

Price: $15

More Info: 324-1366 or www.storytellertimlowry.com

Southern Italian Wines

What: This wine tasting will feature varietals from the south of Italy.

When: 4:30-6:30 p.m. May 16

Where: The Wine Shop of Charleston, 3 Lockwood Drive, downtown Charleston

Price: $5.50

More Info: 577-3881 or www.thewineshopofcharleston.com

Benefit Art Exhibition

What: Art Mecca of Charleston will host a live auction and art show with wine, hors d'oeuvres and more to benefit Doors to Freedom for victims of human trafficking.

When: 5-8 p.m. May 16

Where: Art Mecca of Charleston, 427 King St., downtown Charleston

Price: Free

More Info: 577-0603 or www.artmeccaofcharleston.com

Art Opening

What: There will be an opening reception and artist discussion for the "Worthless Matter" exhibition by Hollis Hammonds.

When: 5-8:30 p.m. May 16

Where: Redux Contemporary Art Center, 136 St. Philip St., downtown Charleston

Price: Free

More Info: 722-0697 or www.reduxstudios.org

Historic Pub Strolls

What: A tour of Charleston's historic pubs and taverns.

When: 5:30 p.m. Fridays

Where: Washington Square Park, 78 Broad St., downtown Charleston

Price: $20

More Info: 442-7299 or www.charlestonpiratetour.com

Walterboro Art Festival

What: The Walterboro Antiques, History and Art Festival will feature antiques dealers and appraisals, local art exhibitions, home tours and a tractor parade.

When: 5:30 p.m. May 16

Where: Colleton Museum and Farmers Market, 506 E. Washington St., Walterboro

Price: $15

More Info: 549-0011 or www.cm-fm.org

Wine Tasting

What: Wine Cellar offers wine tastings with different themes each week.

When: 5:30-7:30 p.m. Fridays

Where: Wine Cellar Wine and Gifts, 1317 Theater Drive, Mount Pleasant

Price: $5

More Info: 388-8233 or www.winecellarmtp.com

Pet Helpers Dog Jogs

What: Pet Helpers hosts weekly dog jogs around Hampton Park, followed by live music and craft beer at Palmetto Brewery.

When: 6 p.m. Fridays

Where: Palmetto Brewing Co., 289 Huger St., downtown Charleston

Price: Free

More Info: 795-1110 or www.pethelpers.org

Forget-Me-Not Ball

What: This masquerade ball with silent and live auctions, dancing and dinner will benefit the Alzheimer's Association.

When: 6 p.m. May 16

Where: The Francis Marion Hotel, 387 King St., downtown Charleston

Price: $100

More Info: 614-6606 or www.fmnball.org/charleston

Kids' Puppet-Making

What: This "parents' night out" class for kids ages 7-12 will teach how to make simple hand puppets.

When: 6-8 p.m. May 16

Where: SpaceCraft Studios, 8 Avondale Ave., Charleston

Price: $50

More Info: 284-6253 or www.spacecraftstudios.com

Charity Wine Tasting

What: Participants will sample four wines to benefit The Halsey Institute.

When: 6-8 p.m. Fridays

Where: Ted's Butcherblock, 334 East Bay St., downtown Charleston

Price: $5

More Info: 577-0094 or www.tedsbutcherblock.com

Loading Dock Music Series

What: Palmetto Brewing Co. and Awendaw Green present a spring and summer concert series with beer available for purchase. Live music by Underhill Rose and Town Mountain.

When: 6-9 p.m. May 16

Where: Palmetto Brewing Co., 289 Huger St., downtown Charleston

Price: Free

More Info: 937-0903 or www.palmettobrewery.com

Party at the Point

What: The Dubplates and Roots of a Rebellion will play live reggae.

When: 6:30 p.m. May 16

Where: Charleston Harbor Resort and Marina, 20 Patriots Point Road, Mount Pleasant

Price: $5-7

More Info: www.facebook.com/partyatthepointcharleston

Uganda Fundraiser

What: This evening of live music, Ugandan refreshments, a silent auction and more will benefit Redeemer Presbyterian's efforts in Uganda.

When: 6:30 p.m. May 16

Where: Redeemer Presbyterian Church, 43 Wentworth St., downtown Charleston

Price: $20 adults, $10 students

More Info: www.redeemer-charleston.org/uganda

Winemaker Dinner

What: This five-course dinner featuring Famiglia Pasqua wines also offers a chance to meet the chef and the winemaker.

When: 7 p.m. May 16

Where: Ristorante LIDI, 901 Island Park Drive, Daniel Island

Price: $60

More Info: 471-1597 or www.ristorantelidi.com

'Princess Sophia'

What: A princess and fairytale rejects rescue a prince in "The Life and Times of Princess Sophia," presented by the Charleston Acting Studio Youth Advanced Performance troupe.

When: 7 p.m. May 16

Where: Charleston Acting Studio, 915 Folly Road, James Island

Price: $10 adults, $8 students and kids

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

Blues and BBQ Harbor Cruise

What: This harbor cruise will feature a barbecue buffet by Fiery Ron's Home Team BBQ as well as live blues music.

When: 7 p.m. May 16

Where: Carolina Queen, City Marina, 17 Lockwood Drive, downtown Charleston

Price: $42.95

More Info: www.charlestonharbortours.com

Sound of Charleston

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

When: 7 p.m. May 16

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

Price: $28

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

'Heist, Heist Baby'

What: Dueling gangs try to rob a bank in this comic caper.

When: 7:30 p.m. May 16

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

Cirque du Soleil

What: This combination concert and acrobatic performance pays tribute to Michael Jackson in "Michael Jackson: The Immortal World Tour."

When: 8 p.m. May 16

Where: North Charleston Performing Arts Center, 5001 Coliseum Drive

Price: $45-125

More Info: 529-5000 or www.northcharlestoncoliseumpac.com

'50 Shades: The Musical'

What: A ladies' book club decides to read "Fifty Shades of Grey" in this parody musical.

When: 8 p.m. May 16

Where: North Charleston Performing Arts Center, 5001 Coliseum Drive

Price: $29-55

More Info: 529-5000 or www.northcharlestoncoliseumpac.com

'The Funny Bucket'

What: An improv comedy show based on prompts drawn at random from a bucket.

When: 8 p.m. May 16

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

Price: $10

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

'Twentieth Century'

What: A Broadway director tries to woo his movie star ex-lover back to the stage, presented by The Footlight Players.

When: 8 p.m. May 16

Where: The Footlight Players, 20 Queen St., downtown Charleston

Price: $25 adults, $22 military and seniors, $15 students

More Info: 722-4487 or www.footlightplayers.net

Art Opening

What: The Mill hosts an opening reception for a collection of alternative artworks including candle soot paintings, hand cut stencils and more.

When: 8-10 p.m. May 16

Where: The Mill, 1026 E. Montague Ave., North Charleston

Price: Free

More Info: 225-2650

'1963'

What: A white woman and a black man become friends in a segregated North Carolina town, presented by Threshold Repertory Theatre.

When: 8 p.m. May 16

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

Price: $20 adults, $15 seniors, $10 students

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

'Race to the Stage'

What: Participants will choose one competing comedian to join "The Most RACES Show on Earth."

When: 10 p.m. May 16

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

Price: $5

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

BBQ Anniversary

What: Home Team BBQ Sullivan's Island will celebrate five years with food and drink specials, live music and more.

When: 10 p.m. May 16

Where: Fiery Ron's Home Team BBQ, 2209 Middle St., Sullivan's Island

Price: $5

More Info: 883-3131 or www.hometeambbq.com