Today City Prayer Gathering What: All are invited to join in worship and pray for the world, nation, city and evangelism/outreach as part of the ALPHA USA week of prayer. Local pastors from different denominations will lead in this citywide prayer ministry.
When: 7-8:30 p.m. May 24 Where: Cathedral of St. Luke and St. Paul, 126 Coming St.
More Info: 971-1893 or www.alphausa.org/southcarolina
Friday Tea room What: “Seconds Please” Tea Room at Second Presbyterian Church will feature soups, salads, sandwiches and homemade dessert. Proceeds support local mission projects.
When: 11 a.m.-2 p.m. May 25-26, June 1-2
Where: 342 Meeting St. Price: $2-$9
More Info: 723-9237 Holiday at Freshfields
What: Celebrate Memorial Day Weekend at the Freshfields Village Green with a free concert series. The schedule includes: May 25, Skate Rink Jukebox; May 26, Rum Punch Bandits; and May 27, Shem Creek Boogie Band. Food and beverages available for purchase. This is a family-friendly event and guests are encouraged to bring a blanket or beach chair.
When: 6-9 p.m. May 25-27 Where: Crossroads of Johns, Seabrook and Kiawah islands
Price: Free More info: www.freshfields village.com/events
Saturday Surf zone introduction
What: A four-hour class on launching and landing through the surf zone. Kayaks and equipment provided as needed. Helmets mandatory.
When: 8 a.m. May 26 and June 9 Where: Sea Kayak Carolina, 1731 Signal Point Road
Price: $55 More Info: 225-7969 or www.seakayakcarolina.com
Edisto Beach Fish Fry What: Hosted by the Edisto Beach Fire Department.
When: 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Where: Lions Club, 2907 Myrtle St.
More Info: 869-2505 Sunday Handbell Concert
What: Palmetto Bronze, an auditioned community handbell group, will perform a free concert at Piccolo Spoleto.
When: 5-6 p.m. May 27 Where: St. Johannes Lutheran Church, 48 Hasell St.
Price: Free More Info: 708-2784 or www.palmettobronze.com
Monday Men’s Chorus Concert What: Part of the Piccolo Spoleto Festival, this Memorial Day concert will include service anthems, patriotic songs and other inspiring works to honor our service men and women as veterans. Tickets are available at the Charleston Visitor Center (375 Meeting St.) and the Gaillard Municipal Auditorium (77 Calhoun St.) or online. Online and phone orders are subject to higher handling fees per ticket, not to exceed $3 per ticket.
When: Noon May 28 Where: St. Philip’s Episcopal Church, 142 Church St.
Price: Admission is $21 for adults and $16 for seniors and students; all ticket prices include a $1 per ticket box office surcharge
More Info: 866-811-4111 Band Concert
What: A joint Memorial Day concert by the Charleston and Columbia community bands will honor veterans.
When: 3-4 p.m. May 28 Where: Marion Square, King and Calhoun streets
Price: Free More Info: 856-0186 or www.charlestoncommunityband.com
Tuesday ‘A Gospel Musical’ What: This Piccolo Spoleto event follows the life story of Mahalia Jackson, America’s most famous gospel singer.
When: 8 p.m. May 29, May 30 and June 7; 5 p.m. June 1 and June 2; 6 p.m. June 10
Where: The Footlight Players, 20 Queen St.
Price: $25 adults, $20 students and seniors (with ID)
More Info: 866-811-4111 or www.piccolospoleto.com
Wednesday Indie Music for Family
What: Lunch Money will perform two sets. Lunch Money brings the indie rock experience to family audiences with an energetic, musical salute to the stuff of childhood.
When: 9:15-11:30 a.m. May 30 Where: Charleston County Library, 68 Calhoun St.
Price: Free More Info: 805-6930 or http://lunchmoneymusic.com/shows