Things to Do Saturday, April 2, 2016

(File/AP)Serena Williams holds the Family Ciricle Cup after winning the 2013 tournament. The 2016 Volvo Car Cup, formerly the Family Ciricle Cup, will start today at 9 a.m. at the Volvo Car Stadium.

What: Mercantile and Mash and Bar Mash will be hosting an after party for the Cooper River Bridge Run. Runners can present their bibs for complimentary food and beverage items. There will also be cornhole and live music.

When: 8 a.m.-7 p.m.

Where: The Cigar Factory, 701 East Bay St., downtown Charleston

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What: The first day of the Volvo Car Open, formerly the Family Circle Cup, will kick off tomorrow with its first round of qualifying matches.

When: 9 a.m.

Where: Volvo Car Stadium, 161 Seven Farms Drive, Charleston

Price: $10

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What: Lowcountry bluesman and his band in the courtyard, with food and drink specials.

When: 11 a.m.-3 p.m.

Where: Mills House Wyndham Grand Hotel, 115 Meeting St., downtown Charleston

Price: Free

What: This week’s Palmetto Unplugged series event will feature acoustic music from John Cusatis (self-described “barroom rock-n-roll”) and All the Little Pieces (alternative rock/blues/jazz/roots/country).

When: 2-7 p.m.

Where: Palmetto Brewery, 289 Huger St., downtown Charleston

Price: Free

What: Four-piece funk/soul/R&B/party band featuring Louis Dixson on saxophone and lead vocals.

When: 5 p.m.

Where: Morgan Creek Grill, 80 41st Ave., Isle of Palms

Price: Free

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What: Rico and Miranda featuring members of SUSTO out on the deck.

When: 4 p.m. doors, 6 p.m. show

Where: The Pour House, 1977 Maybank Highway, James Island

Price: Free

What: Beach music and more from the East Coast Party Band, opening for blues rock and electric blues singer-songwriter, guitarist, harmonica player and pianist. Delbert McClinton, followed by an after-party.

When: 7 p.m. doors, 8 p.m. show

Where: Omar Shrine Temple, 176 Patriots Point St., Mount Pleasant

Price: $40 general; $75 VIP

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What: The Premiere, hosted by Charleston Animal Society, will be a red carpet event featuring live music, hearty hors d’oeuvres and beverages, intermingled with 1930s Hollywood style, with a special appearance by Caitlyn the Dog. This fundraiser will launch and introduce Caitlyn’s Anti-Cruelty Fund.

When: 7-10 p.m.

Where: Gaillard Center, 95 Calhoun St., downtown Charleston

Price: $150 all-inclusive

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What: Reggae/roots/dub from Stick Figure and Fortunate Youth out of California and roots rock reggae from Raging Fyah out of Jamaica.

When: 7:30 p.m. doors, 8:30 p.m. show

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

Price: $14-$17

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What: Americana band.

When: 9 p.m.

Where: The Southern Bar & Grill, 730 Coleman Blvd., Mount Pleasant

Price: Free

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What: Local Americana/folk/alt. country.

When: 10 p.m.

Where: Tin Roof, 1117 Magnolia Road, Charleston

Price: $5

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