So much to do and so little time! So we’re just going to jump into the deep end.
Crisis Ministries will host six food trucks 11 a.m.- 2 p.m. Friday to support Charleston’s homeless.
Geechee Island, Roti Rolls, HELLO My Name is BBQ, Diggity Doughnuts, The Magic Cheese Truck and Happy Camper Snowballs will be behind Crisis Ministries (573 Meeting St.) on Walnut Street.
There’s no attendance charge, but attendees are encouraged to bring summer supplies such as deodorant and sunscreen, and canned food is always accepted.
Go to www.charlestonhomeless.org or call 723-9477.
Dust off your dancing shoes as shagging returns to the Folly Beach Fishing Pier.
Starting at 7 p.m., dance Friday night away to the sounds of oldies and beach music provided by DJ Jim. Tickets are $10, $8 if you’re a Charleston County resident. Beverages will be available for purchase.
Go to www.ccprc.com or call 795-for details.
In celebration of National Park Week, the Charles Pinckney National Historic Site will hold free events to celebrate outdoor activities and American heritage.
From 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Friday, “Colonial Day” will feature craftsmen in period dress doing demonstrations while the Carolina Ladies Aide Society will demonstrate domestic arts.
Saturday, 10 a.m.-3 p.m., will be “National Junior Ranger Day.” Events will include historic cricket, lawn hoops, nature-trail bingo, dyeing handkerchiefs with indigo, dress-up chests and other period games.
Call 881-5516 for reservations. Go to www.nps.gov/chpi.
Children’s Museum of the Lowcountry is holding a free Fam Jam Festival 10 a.m.- 2 p.m. Saturday in Marion Square.
Compete in a series of physical challenges, listen to live music from the Electric Company, watch performances by local school groups, play on a climbing wall, bounce around in jump castles and more at this family event during the Charleston Farmers Market.
Call 853-8962 or go to www.explorecml.org.
This annual event will be held 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday at Immaculate Conception Church, 510 St James Ave.
Sample a variety of fare, including Filipino, Hispanic, Irish, Italian and of course American. Games and activities will be available for the kids. Admission and parking are free.
This family-friendly event features live music, food, jump castles, a petting zoo, pony rides, harbor cruises on the Palmetto Breeze and more. Tickets are $10, $5 for children 5-12 and under 5 get in free.
The event will be held noon-5 p.m. Sunday at Lighthouse on the Creek, 100 Church St.
Call 953-3715 or go to www.charlestonhalos.org.
This annual free event put on by the Charleston Parks Conservancy will be held 1-3:30 p.m. Sunday at Hampton Park, 30 Mary Murray Blvd.
Pack a picnic lunch and enjoy live music and entertainment. Children can participate in a dunking booth, face-painting, a bubble factory and craft stations.
Call 724-5003 or check out www.charlestonparks conservancy.org