Thursday

Wine Tasting

What: This week’s guest will be Boo Walker, proprietor of the Hedges Family Estate in Washington. Proceeds will benefit local charities.

When: 4-6 p.m.

Where: Newton Farms, 515 Freshfields Drive, Kiawah/Seabrook

price: $4 requested donation

More Info: 243-3276 or www.newtonfarms.net

Cooking With Casner

What: Chef Chris Casner of “Just Eat This!” hosts in this classroom-style setting, allowing all to view or participate in the cooking demonstration.

When: 6-8 p.m. the second and fourth Thursday of each month

Where: Shoppes of Brickyard, 2700 U.S. Highway 17, Mount Pleasant

Price: $30, includes samples

more info: For reservations, 868-1367 or chefcaz@justeatthis.com or www.justeatthis.com

Friday

Vitamix Workshop

What: Chef Stephen Harman will demonstrate the many uses for The Vitamix blender by making gazpacho, bread, smoothies and more.

When: 1 p.m. July 13

Where: The Coastal Cupboard, 644 Long Point Road, Mount Pleasant

Price: $10

More Info: 856-4321 or www. thecoastalcupboard.com

Wine Tasting

What: Fun, casual and informal wine tastings offer four wines and cheeses.

When: 5-7 p.m. each Friday

Where: In Good Taste, 1901 Ashley River Road, Charleston

Price: $1

More Info: 763-5597 or www.ingoodtastecharleston.com

Palette and Palate Stroll

What: An evening devoted to fine art, cuisine and wine with visits to premier galleries and restaurants, including Anson, Oak, McCrady’s and more. Proceeds will benefit visual arts programs at the Gibbes Museum of Art, Redux and College of Charleston School of the Arts.

When: 5:30-7:30 p.m. July 13

Where: Downtown Charleston

Price: $45 per person

more info: 819-8006 or www.cfada.com

Famous Franks

What: The Vistas will perform and Perry Cuda and his crew will serve up the famous franks from Food Network’s “Diners, Drive-ins and Dives”.

When: 6-8 p.m. July 13 and 14

Where: Perfectly Franks, 118 North Main St., Summerville

more info: 871-9730

Saturday

Wine Tasting

What: Fun, casual and informal wine tastings offer four wines and cheeses.

When: 2-4 p.m. Saturdays

Where: In Good Taste, 1901 Ashley River Road, Charleston

Price: $1

More Info: 763-597 or www. ingoodtastecharleston.com

Bastille Day

What: What If Productions will present the fourth annual Bastille Day celebration, including can-can girls, a costume party, cocktail specials and more. Join the kickoff in Marion Square at 6:30 p.m. and dress as a French peasant, warrior or other iconic character for the march up King Street.

When: July 14

Where: Fish, 442 King St., Downtown

More Info: 722-3474 or www.fishrestaurantcharleston.com

Sunday

Sangria Sunday Brunch

What: House-made Sangria for $5/glass and live music from Dori Chitayat with Spanish/Flamenco Guitar.

When: 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Sundays

Where: Atlanticville Restaurant, 2063 Middle St., Sullivan’s Island

More Info: 883-9452 or www.atlanticville.net

Monday

Farmers Market

What: The Freshfields Village market includes vendors selling fresh, local produce, prepared foods, Lowcountry crafts and more.

When: 4-8 p.m. Mondays, through Aug. 27

Where: Freshfields Village, 130 Gardeners Circle, Kiawah/Seabrook

Price: Free

More Info: 768-6491 or www.freshfieldsvillage.com/events/view/farmer-s-market

Tuesday

Culinary Boot Camp

What: This week’s lesson will be on stocks, soups and sauces.

When: 6-10 p.m. July 17

Where: Trident Technical College Main Campus, 7000 Rivers Avenue, North Charleston

Price: $379

More Info: 574-6152 or www. tridenttech.edu/ce_25177.htm

Thai Tuesday

What: Thai specials on the menu, in addition to some regular favorites and live music on the deck by The Algar Rhythms.

When: Tuesdays, food 5:30 p.m. and music 7-10 p.m.

Where: Atlanticville Restaurant, 2063 Middle St., Sullivan’s Island

More Info: 883-9452 or www.atlanticville.net

Wednesday, July 18

Thai Lunch

What: Chef Stephen Harman will present easy ways to prepare vegetable spring rolls, red curry coconut chicken and fried bananas with crispy batter.

When: Noon July 18

Where: The Coastal Cupboard, 644 Long Point Road, Mount Pleasant

Price: $25

More Info: 856-4321 or www.thecoastalcupboard.com