Sol Surfers Weekend Clinic

What: This two-day clinic for beginning surfers will cover the basics of technique, safety, etiquette and more.

When: 9-11 a.m. May 24

Where: Folly Beach Lighthouse Inlet Heritage Preserve, 800 E. Ashley Ave.

Price: $150

More Info: www.solsurfers.net

Tea Time Treasures

What: St. Matthew's Lutheran Church hosts an artisan craft boutique with handmade gift and decor items.

When: 10 a.m.-2 p.m. May 24

Where: St. Matthew's Lutheran Church, 405 King St., downtown Charleston

Price: Free

More Info: 579-0420 or www.charlestonteatime.org

Community Yoga

What: This yoga session is part of the 50 Friends campaign to benefit the Charleston Center for addiction treatment and recovery.

When: 10 a.m. May 24

Where: Felix Davis Community Center, 4800 Park Circle, North Charleston

Price: $10

More Info: 743-9989 or www.charlestoncounty.org

Waterpark Days

What: Charleston County waterparks begin normal operating hours starting Memorial Day weekend.

When: 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Daily

Where: Splash Island, 444 Needlerush Parkway, Mount Pleasant; Splash Zone, 871 Riverland Drive, James Island; Whirlin' Waters, 8888 University Blvd., North Charleston

Price: $4-20

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

Memorial Day Festival

What: This family-friendly festival will feature a kids' art contest, live entertainment, free food, jump castles and more.

When: 10 a.m.-2 p.m. May 24

Where: James Island Town Hall, 1238-B Camp Road

Price: Free

More Info: 795-4141 or www.jamesislandsc.us

Bank of America Chamber Music

What: This twice-daily concert series features 11 programs performed by the festival's roster of artists.

When: 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. May 24

Where: Dock Street Theatre, 135 Church St., downtown Charleston

Price: $15+

More Info: 722-2764 or www.spoletousa.org

Kiawah Memorial Day

What: The Sanctuary at Kiawah Island Golf Resort will offer special Memorial Day weekend events, buffets and more.

When: 11 a.m. May 24

Where: The Sanctuary, 1 Sanctuary Beach Drive, Kiawah Island

Price: Various

More Info: 768-6253 or www.kiawahresort.com/events

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

Benefit Block Party

What: Triangle Char and Bar and Steel City Pizza Co. will host a party with live music, refreshments, adoptable animals and more to benefit Charleston Animal Society.

When: Noon May 24

Where: Triangle Char & Bar and Steel City Pizza, 1440 Ben Sawyer Blvd., Mount Pleasant

Price: Free

More Info: 606-2900

Party on the Porch

What: The Wine Shop celebrates its 19th anniversary with live music, wine tastings, discounts and more.

When: Noon-6 p.m. May 24

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

Price: Free

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

Tumbling Class

What: Australian acrobatic company Gravity and Other Myths will lead a tumbling workshop for beginners and advanced tumblers.

When: Noon-2:30 p.m. May 24

Where: Aerial Fit, 1045 Fifth Ave., Charleston

Price: $40

More Info: 225-5601 or www.aerialfit.com/news/workshops

Colonial Cooking

What: Costumed historians will demonstrate Colonial-era cooking techniques and recipes.

When: 1-4 p.m. May 24

Where: Powder Magazine, 79 Cumberland St., downtown Charleston

Price: $5 adults, $2 students

More Info: 722-9350 or www.powdermag.org

First Flush Festival

What: A concert festival featuring The Avett Brothers, Stop Light Observations, The Luke Cunningham Band, Atlas Road Crew, Uncle Mingo, Tyler Boone Band and more.

When: 1 p.m. May 24

Where: Charleston Tea Plantation, 6617 Maybank Highway, Wadmalaw Island

Price: $45

More Info: 559-0383 or www.ticketfly.com

'Sound of Charleston'

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

When: 2 p.m. May 24

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

Price: $28 adults, $26 seniors, $16 students

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

Hubbard Street Dance Chicago

What: This contemporary ballet company presents a diverse repertoire of adventuresome choreography.

When: 3 p.m. May 24

Where: TD Arena, College of Charleston, 301 Meeting St., downtown Charleston

Price: $20+

More Info: 722-2764 or www.spoletousa.org

'Modern Millie Jr.'

What: A Kansas girl finds unexpected romance while living the New York high life of the 1920s in "Thoroughly Modern Millie Jr." presented by the Musical Theater Center's Senior Company.

When: 3 p.m. and 7 p.m. May 24

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

Price: $20 adults, $15 students

More Info: 216-6671 or www.once-upon-a-ballet.com

'Puss-in-Boots'

What: A retelling of the classic story based on traditional French fairytales in "The Lost Adventures of Puss-in-Boots," presented by Storytree Theatre. Part of Piccolo Spoleto.

When: 3 p.m. May 24

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

Price: $15 adults, $10 kids

More Info: 866-811-4111 or www.piccolospoleto.com

My Cousin Rachel

What: A young man investigating his wealthy guardian's death falls in love with a widow who may also be a murderer in Daphne du Maurier's play, presented by Gate Theatre of Dublin.

When: 3:30 p.m. and 8 p.m. May 24

Where: Dock Street Theatre, 135 Church St., downtown Charleston

Price: $35+

More Info: 722-2764 or www.spoletousa.org

'Reformed Whores'

What: A musical duet of Southern belles with innocent melodies wickedly comedic lyrics. Part of Piccolo Fringe.

When: 4 p.m. May 24

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

Price: $16

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

Music in Time: The Light Within

What: Two of composer John Luther Adams' recent works, "Four Thousand Holes" and "The Light Within," are featured at this Music in Time series event.

When: 5 p.m. May 24

Where: Albert Simons Center for the Arts, College of Charleston, 54 St. Philip St., downtown Charleston

Price: $27+

More Info: 722-2764 or www.spoletousa.org

CSO Gospel Choir

What: The Charleston Symphony Orchestra Gospel Choir presents a special musical tribute to the life and legacy of Sadie Green Oglesby, a local African-American television pioneer.

When: 5 p.m. May 24

Where: Mother Emanuel AME Church, 110 Calhoun St., downtown Charleston

Price: $21 adults, $11 seniors and students

More Info: 866-811-4111 or www.csogospel.com

Historic Pub Strolls

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

When: 5:30 p.m. Saturdays

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

Price: $20

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

Share Our Suzy Party

What: This fundraiser festival with live music, refreshments and more will benefit Share Our Suzy for breast cancer diagnosis and treatment.

When: 6 p.m. May 24

Where: Mount Pleasant Memorial Waterfront Park, 71 Harry M. Hallman Jr. Blvd.

Price: $35 advance, $50 at the door

More Info: www.shareoursuzy.org

Memorial Day Concerts

What: Freshfields Village will host a free concert series featuring live jazz, beach music, contemporary country and more.

When: 6-9 p.m. May 24

Where: Freshfields Village Green, 149 Village Green Lane, Johns Island

Price: Free

More Info: 768-6491 or www.freshfieldsvillage.com

'The Complete History of Charleston for Morons'

What: A whirlwind comic lesson in 300 years of history crammed into 60 minutes. Part of Piccolo Fringe.

When: 6 p.m. May 24

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

Price: $16

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

Civil War Memorial

What: Part of a national Civil War sesquicentennial commemoration, Fort Moultrie presents a series of historical programs, memorial ceremonies and more.

When: 6:30 p.m. May 24

Where: Fort Moultrie, 1214 Middle St., Sullivan's Island

Price: Free

More Info: 883-3123 or www.nps.gov/fosu/parknews/reverberationspr.htm

Piccolo Blues Cruises

What: These harbor cruises will feature live local blues music. Part of Piccolo Spoleto.

When: 7-9 p.m. May 24

Where: Carolina Queen, City Harbor, 17 Lockwood Blvd., downtown Charleston

Price: $26 adults, $23 students and seniors

More Info: 866-811-4111 or www.charlestonharbortours.com

Beard Championships

What: The Southeastern Beard and Moustache Championships will benefit Low Country Women With Wings for ovarian cancer screening and support.

When: 7 p.m. May 24

Where: The Music Farm, 32 Ann St., downtown Charleston

Price: $10

More Info: www.holycitybeards.wordpress.com

Kat'a Kabanova

What: A young woman stranded along the rural Volga River between a cowardly husband and overbearing mother-in-law searches for freedom in the arms of another man in this Czech opera by composer Leos Janacek.

When: 7:30 p.m. May 24

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

Price: $20+

More Info: 722-2764 or www.spoletousa.org

'Kate and Sam are Not Breaking Up'

What: The celebrity stars of a fantasy film series are held hostage by a fan after announcing their real-life breakup in this comedy. Part of Piccolo Spoleto.

When: 7:30 p.m. May 24

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

Price: $20 adults, $15 students

More Info: 412-8082 or www.whatifproductions.org

'Mrs. John Marsh'

What: A one-woman comedy account of the life of the reclusive author of Gone With the Wind in "Mrs. John Marsh: The World Knew Her as Margaret Mitchell." Part of Piccolo Spoleto.

When: 7:30 p.m. May 24

Where: Theatre 220, Simons Center for the Arts, College of Charleston, 54 St. Philip St., downtown Charleston

Price: $20 general, $17 seniors and students

More Info: 866-811-4111 or www.piccolospoleto.com

'Doo Wops and Beauty Shops'

What: A mash-up sketch comedy and musical featuring songs from the 50s and 60s, presented by 34 West Theater Company.

When: 8 p.m. May 24

Where: 34 West Theater Co., 200 Meeting St., downtown Charleston

Price: $25

More Info: 901-9343 or www.34west.org

'A Simple Space'

What: Australian acrobatic ensemble Gravity & Other Myths will perform a collection of circus works and feats of physicality with live musical accompaniment.

When: 8 p.m. May 24

Where: Emmett Robinson Theatre, College of Charleston, 54 St. Philip St., downtown Charleston

Price: $37+

More Info: 722-2764 or www.spoletousa.org

'The Three Musketeers'

What: A swashbuckling stage version of the Alexandre Dumas classic, presented by The Flowertown Players.

When: 8 p.m. May 24

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

Price: $25 adults, $22 seniors, $20 students

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

Charenee Wade

What: This jazz vocalist was a finalist in the Thelonious Monk International Vocal Competition.

When: 9 p.m. May 24

Where: The Cistern Yard, College of Charleston, 66 George St., downtown Charleston

Price: $30+

More Info: 722-2764 or www.spoletousa.org

'Mary Kay Has a Posse'

What: Charleston's all-female improv comedy group presents a mash-up talk show and long-form improv show. Part of Piccolo Fringe.

When: 9:30 p.m. May 24

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

Price: $16

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