What: Join the Sierra Club from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. for a day of combing the boneyard beach at Botany Bay Wildlife Management Area, after a mile trail walk down to the water. This will be roughly a four-mile walk, with lunch following on Edisto Island. The only cost required will be for lunch.
When: 9 a.m. Aug. 16
Where: Botany Bay Plantation, 1066 Botany Bay Road, Edisto Island
Price: Free, except lunch.
What: The Homegrown Johns Island Farmers Market is a one-stop-shop with local farmers, artisans, and an array of specialty foods, featuring live music, a bounce house, cornhole and art activities for the kids.
When: 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturdays
Where: Homegrown Johns Island Farmers Market, 3546 Maybank Highway
What: Search for alligators and learn why these large reptiles carry the special title of 'keystone species'. A registered and paid chaperone is required for participants ages 15 and under. Pre-registration required.
When: 10 a.m. Aug. 16
Where: Caw Caw Nature & History Interpretive Center, 5200 Savannah Highway, Ravenel
What: Follow in the footsteps of Charleston's pioneers, pirates, and patriots. Tour the museum and complete a 40-minute colonial scavenger hunt through the historic district.
When: 10 a.m. Aug. 16
Where: Powder Magazine, 79 Cumberland St., downtown Charleston
Price: $2 Children, $5 Adults
What: Enjoy music by Carson Keeter and Cole Collins with $3 Mimosas on special.
When: Noon Aug. 16
Where: Bakehouse Charleston, 160 East Bay St., Suite 103-104, downtown Charleston
What: A unique visual and auditory art show featuring more than 18 emerging and established artists.
When: 6 p.m.- 11 p.m. Aug. 16
Where: The Sparrow, 1078 E. Montague Ave., North Charleston
What: Violinist Solomiya Ivakhiv returns to Charleston to perform with Charleston Symphony Orchestra's Yuriy Bekker (violin), Damian Kremer (cello) and Alexander Agrest (viola).
When: 7:30 p.m. Aug. 16
Where: Dock Street Theatre, 135 Church St., downtown Charleston
Price: $39/General admission, $10/students
What: Set in Baltimore in 1962, teenagers Tracy Turnblad and Penny Pingleton are obsessed with the Corny Collins Show and when they get a chance to dance on the show, Tracy attracts the attention of teen heart throb Link Larkin, and with the help Motormouth Maybelle and others, they successfully integrate the popular TV show. This show contains mild suggestive content and some language.
When: 8 p.m. Aug.16
Where: Flowertown Players, 133 S. Main St., Summerville