What: Guided beach walk that investigates tide pools, the swash zone and the wrack line. Children of all ages welcome. A chaperone is required for participants ages 15 and under.
When: 10 a.m. Aug. 15
Where: Kiawah Beachwalker Park, 8 Beachwalker Drive, Kiawah Island
What: Participants can take on a ropes course with suspended cables, a zip line and more.
When: 3 p.m. Aug. 15
Where: James Island County Park, 871 Riverland Drive
What: A solo exhibition of work by Cory Oberndorfer This opening reception will give guests a chance to meet the artist and have refreshments provided by King of Pops.
When: 6-9 p.m. Aug. 15
Where: Jericho Arts, 815 Savannah Highway, Charleston
What: The Charleston Gamecock Club is hosting a kickoff party for the 2014 football season. The event is open to Gamecock fans of all ages and will include live music, special guest speakers, barbecue, cheerleaders, and a live and silent auction with Gamecock memorabilia. Beer and wine is included in the ticket price.
When: 6-11 p.m. Aug. 15
Where: Cotton Dock, Boone Hall Plantation, 1235 Long Point Road, Mount Pleasant
Price: $10/Children, $25/Adults, $30/Day of
What: Cooking class that blends "Lowcountry flare" and Japanese food led by Chef Bryan. Drink and wine pairings included. Call for reservations.
When: 6:30 p.m. Aug. 15
Where: Coastal Cupboard, 644 Long Point Road, Mount Pleasant
What: "Don't Dress for Dinner" is a comedic farce of mistaken identities and infidelity by playwright Marc Camoletti.
When: 8 p.m. Aug. 14-16; 3 p.m. Aug. 17
Where: The Footlight Players Theatre, 20 Queen St., downtown Charleston
What: Michael Flynn is a Charleston-based singer-songwriter who has been one half of the band Slow Runner. His songs have been featured on shows like Grey's Anatomy and Shameless, and on several commercials. This year marks Michael's first release as a solo artist with "Face in the Cloud." Johnny Delware and Grace Joyner will also perform.
When: 8 p.m. Aug. 15
Where: Charleston Music Hall, 37 John Street, downtown Charleston
Price: $10/Advanced $15/Day of