Things To Do Thursday, July 14, 2016

FILE PHOTO/PROVIDED Local country/Southern rock band Bootless will take the stage for tonight’s kick-off of the free Rockin’ the River Concert Series, beginning at 6:30 p.m. at Riverfront Park in North Charleston.

What: Birding experts will help identify and count songbirds, birds of prey, wading birds and others found along the park's many trails.

When: 8:30 a.m.

Where: Palmetto Islands County Park, 444 Needlerush Parkway, Mount Pleasant

Price: $9

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What: The sights and sounds of the great outdoors provide the backdrop for this yoga class. Teachers guide participants through a flowing series of yoga postures while maintaining a focus on alignment and breath to build flexibility and strength. Open to all fitness levels.

When: 9 a.m.

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

Price: $10

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What: Learn about pirates Blackbeard and the Gentleman Pirate, Stede Bonnet, who wreaked havoc on Charleston and made trouble for merchants like Nathaniel Russell. Guests will go on a treasure hunt and make a pirate flag to take home. For ages 5-10 years, presented by the Historic Charleston Foundation.

When: 3:30 p.m.

Where: Nathaniel Russell House, 51 Meeting St., downtown Charleston

Price: $8

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What: Bay Street Biergarten’s Charity Tap Takeover will feature five different beers, with proceeds from each brew to benefit a corresponding charity: Coastal Conservation Assoc. of S.C., MS Society, Charleston Moves, Pet Helpers and Parkland Foundation.

when: 5-9 p.m.

where: Bay Street Biergarten, 549 East Bay St., downtown Charleston

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What: The Charleston Library Society will host author Billy Baldwin and restaurant owner Robert Barber as they discuss the release of the book about Bowen's Island Restaurant, featuring extensive interviews, exclusive family recipes and personal photographs.

When: 6-7 p.m.

Where: Charleston Library Society, 164 King St., downtown Charleston

Price: Free

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What: The Rockin’ the River Concert Series features live music, food trucks, beer and wine vendors, a kids’ zone and more. This event is pet-friendly and guests are encouraged to bring their own chairs or blankets. Personal coolers are prohibited. Tonight: country/Southern rock band Bootless. Presented by Ear for Music and ICEBOX.

When: 6:30-9:30 p.m.

Where: The Riverfront Park, 1001 Everglades Ave., North Charleston

Price: Free admission and parking

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What: PURE Theatre will present “Buyer & Cellar,” an outrageous comedy about the price of fame, the cost of things and the oddest of odd jobs, following a struggling actor in Los Angeles as he takes a job working in the Malibu basement of a beloved megastar.

when: 7:30 p.m.

where: PURE Theatre, 477 King St., downtown Charleston

price: $25

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What: This summer dance musical is a celebration of Music City: the Grand Ole Opry, Blue Bird Cafe and the amazing talent, from country to gospel. This toe-tappin, boot slingin’ revue features the songs of Patsy, Reba, Garth, The Judds, Kenny, Dolly and more.

When: 8-9:30 p.m.

Where: Charleston Cabaret Theatre, 873 Folly Road, James Island

Price: $18-$45

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What: Texas troubadour Robert Earl Keen is in his third decade of blazing trails in Americana music and will bring his bluegrass to town. His latest album, “Happy Prisoner: The Bluegrass Sessions,” earned Keen recognition from Billboard in 2015 as the No. 2 bluegrass artist and No. 2 bluegrass album of the year. Opening for Keen will be local Americana roots family band The Lowhills, also with classic country, bluegrass, swing and R&B influences.

When: 8 p.m.

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

Price: $40

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What: Fiery Ron’s Home Team BBQ Downtown and PBR will host Throwdown Thursdays featuring live music from Danielle Howle (folk/Americana), beer specials and a late-night food menu. Free admission for food and beverage professionals with a paystub.

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

Where: Fiery Ron's Home Team BBQ Downtown, 126 Williman St., Charleston

Price: Free admission for food and beverage professionals with a paystub; $5 general admission

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What: Folk/”Lowcountry soulgrass” from the Dunder Chiefs and indie Americana/rock/soul from The Mobros.

When: 9 p.m. doors, 10 p.m. show

Where: The Windjammer, 1008 Ocean Blvd., Isle of Palms

Price: $5

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