An eco-friendly North Charleston community near Park Circle will host a mid-day fest next weekend.

Oak Terrace Preserve Block Party will take place 11 a.m.-3 p.m. April 23 at the neighborhood off East Montague Avenue and Lackawanna Boulevard.

According to organizers, the event is free and open to the public. It will feature food, a bluegrass band, sponsor booths and kids’ activities – including jump castle, sidewalk art and face painting.

Reach Jim Parker at 843-937-5542 or