Shrimp Dinner: The Old Village Post House, 101 Pitt St. in Mount Pleasant, will host its annual Shrimp Dinner at 6:30 p.m. today. The four-course dinner includes wine pairings and a wine and hors d'oeuvres reception. $50, plus tax and gratuity. Reservations required; call 388-8935. Visit

Let's Do Lunch: King Street Marketing Group will host a lunch at noon Friday at Amen Street Fish & Raw Bar, 205 East Bay St. Guests will receive a King Street Goodie Bag, a raffle ticket (three with online booking), free parking and a chance to take home prizes from King Street and Charleston peninsula businesses. Ticketed admission is $18. Proceeds benefit Sea Island Habitat for Humanity's Deconstruction Program. For details and tickets, go to or call 303-1113.

Festival charity: The BB&T Charleston Wine + Food Festival is accepting applications for its Signature Charity (or charities) that becomes the main benefactor of the proceeds for the 2011 event. Organizations must be from within the tri-county area, have nonprofit status and a culinary connection or related projects and programs. Applications are available by e-mailing All applications must be postmarked by July 7. All faxed or e-mailed applications must be received by July 9.

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