What: Competitive 2-on-2 pickup volleyball, for ages 18 years and over.
When: 10 a.m. Aug. 9
Where: Santis Sand Courts, 1471 Ben Sawyer Blvd., Mount Pleasant
What: Walk along the beach and discover treasures in the sand and practice drawing the items. Participants must bring art supplies and a journal to class. Pre-registration required. $9/$7 CCR Discount
When: 10 a.m. Aug. 30
Where: Kiawah Beachwalker Park, 8 Beachwalker Drive, Kiawah Island
Low Country Hog Fest
What: Features vendors, kids events, food trucks, kegs, live music, eating contests and more. All proceeds benefit MUSC Children's Hospital
When: 12 p.m. Aug. 30
Where: Low Country Harley Davidson, 4707 Dorchester Road, North Charleston
What: Relive the Age of Enlightenment as historian David Gobel portrays an 18th-century naturalist.
When: 1 p.m. Aug. 30
Where: Powder Magazine, 79 Cumberland St., downtowon Charleston
Price: $5/Adults, $2/Children
'The Endless Summer'
What: This Endless Summer Party will celebrate the 50th anniversary of the surfing documentary. Will feature food trucks, music and more.
When: 5 p.m. Aug. 30
Where: Park Circle Films, 4820 Jenkins Ave., North Charleston
Charleston Jazz Festival
What: The Lowcountry Jazz Festival is a three-night festival that will feature a variety of jazz musicians.
When: 6 p.m. Aug. 28, 29, 30
Where: North Charleston Coliseum Performing Arts Center, 5001 Coliseum Drive, North Charleston
EVO Pizza Cooking
What: Blake McCormick of EVO Pizza in Park Circle will provide offerings that are "off the menu." Enjoy a five course meal paired with drinks and wine. Call for reservations.
When: 6:30 p.m. Aug. 30
Where: Coastal Cupboard, 644 Long Point Road, Mount Pleasant
Shrimp & Grits cook-off
What: This event is dedicated to showcasing local chefs' takes on the Lowcountry classic dish. Fifteen chefs will compete to support a good cause (a portion of the proceeds will benefit the Charleston Animal Society), while participants can enjoy food, drinks, music and more.
When: 7 p.m. Aug. 30
Where: Visitor's Center Bus Shed, 375 Meeting St., downtown Charleston
Price: $30/Advance, $35/Day of
What: A Nicky Silver play about indomitable matriarch Rita Lyons who must deal with her husband dying, a son in a dubious relationship and a daughter who is barely holding it together.
When: 7:30 p.m. Aug. 30
Where: Woolfe Street Playhouse, 34 Woolfe St., downtown Charleston