EDITOR’S NOTE: These calendar listings include Lowcountry arts and entertainment events that will be held both in online and in-person formats. To submit an event, go to www.postandcourier.com/events
What: "Stories in the Cemetery" explores lesser-known haunted locations around Charleston using the tools of real paranormal investigators, from laser grids to thermal imaging cameras. Limited to 10 ghost hunters per tour.
When: 9 p.m. Nightly
Where: 251 East Bay St., Downtown
Price: $35 for adults, $20 for kids
More Info: storiesinthecemetery.com
What: Charleston Stage will perform "Bright Star," a Broadway musical set in Asheville featuring a bluegrass score. Performances will also be available to stream.
When: 3 p.m. Sept. 12
Where: Dock Street Theatre, 135 Church Street, Charleston
Ruthless! The Musical
What: The Footlight Players will perform "Ruthless! The Musical," a comedy about 8-year-old Tina Denmark's aggressive efforts to win the part of Pippi Longstocking in the school play, including murdering the competition.
When: 3 p.m. Sept. 12
Where: Queen Street Playhouse, 20 Queen St., Charleston
More Info: 843-412-8082, footlightplayers.net/season-90
What: Guests will watch the sunset on the Charleston Harbor and listen to live music. Appetizers and drinks will be provided. Proceeds will benefit the Charleston County Parks Foundation.
When: 5:30 p.m. Sept. 12
Where: The Palmetto Breeze on Shem Creek, 100 Church St., Mount Pleasant
More Info: bit.ly/38KALLN, 843-795-4386
What: Rock band Mayday Parade will perform with special guest Microwave.
When: 7:30 p.m. Sept. 12
Where: Charleston Music Hall, 37 John St.
More Info: bit.ly/3neJGO7
Quilting Donation Drive
What: Sandy Kaminsky will lead a Sit and Sew session to create quilts for service members and veterans through the Quilts of Valor Foundation. Participants can bring their own supplies or work on donated kits. Reservations required.
When: 10:30 a.m. Sept. 13
Where: People, Places and Quilts, 129 West Richardson Ave., Summerville
More Info: ppquilts.com/ppqcalendar
Ask a Master Gardener
What: Master Gardeners from Clemson Extension will answer visitors' questions about gardening in the Lowcountry. They will also accept soil samples for testing, which costs $6 per sample.
When: 4 p.m. Sept. 13
Where: Daniel Island Public Library, 2301 Daniel Island Drive
More Info: 843-471-2952, bit.ly/3E4Cx9l
What: The Lowcountry Food Bank will host a six-week Cooking Matters class. Each course focuses on tips and tricks to create healthy meals on a budget, and participants receive a free bag of groceries at the end of each class.
When: 5 p.m. Tuesdays through Sept. 21
Where: St. Paul's Hollywood Library, 5130 S.C. Hwy. 165, Hollywood, S.C.
More Info: 843-805-6930 (Main Library), bit.ly/3ACbShw
What: Holy City Arts and Lyric Opera founders Leah Edwards and Dimitri Pittas will lead a discussion with author, lecturer and Metropolitan Opera commentator William Berger. There will be a brief presentation discussing issues at stake in the performing arts.
When: 5:30 p.m. Sept. 14
Where: Main Library, 68 Calhoun St., Charleston
More Info: bit.ly/3jQ5KMX
Fiber Art Exhibit: Sisters Across the Sea
What: Artists Torreah Washington of Charleston, S.C. and Eunice Maku Ayiku-Nartey of Ghana will present contemporary fiber art inspired by their shared sisterhood and common themes of African history and heritage.
When: Through Sept. 30
Where: Park Circle Gallery, 4820 Jenkins Ave., North Charleston
More Info: 843-740-5854, bit.ly/3jOm8xl
Scholar Conversation Series
What: The Halsey Institute's Sit a Spell series will encourage conversations on topics and issues presented in current exhibitions. College of Charleston Director of African American Studies Kameelah L. Martin will facilitate this week's conversation.
When: Noon Sept. 15
Where: Halsey Institute, College of Charleston, 161 Calhoun St.
More Info: bit.ly/3BJeB9g
What: Join Awendaw Green every Wednesday this fall at the Barn Jam, an outdoor concert event featuring five different bands performing original music each week. This week's show will include Rey Soto, Autumn Nicholas, This Frontier Needs Heroes, Jordan Igoe and Graffiti Soundstage. Food will be available from the Roost Bar and Grille and Holy City Popcorn. BYOB.
When: 5:50 p.m. Wednesdays through Oct. 27
Where: Sewee Outpost, 4853 U.S. 17 North, Awendaw
Price: $10, free for children under 12
More Info: 843-452-1642, awendawgreen.com/barn-jams
The Sound of Charleston
What: The Sound of Charleston will perform music from Charleston's history, including gospel spirituals, jazz, Civil War camp songs and music by George Gershwin.
When: 7 p.m. Sept. 15
Where: Circular Church, 150 Meeting St., Charleston
Price: $16-$28, free for children under 7
More Info: soundofcharleston.com
Astronomy in the Park
What: Lowcountry Stargazers will host a weekly meet-up for amateur stargazers at Brittlebank Park. The event is open to all ages.
When: 7:30 p.m. Wednesdays
Where: Brittlebank Park, 185 Lockwood Blvd., Charleston
More Info: lowcountrystargazers.org
Homeschool History Day
What: Homeschool History Days at the Charleston Museum offer children field trip experience with themed activities. This week the topic is Fossil Frenzy. Children will study fossils from the museum's collection and learn about prehistoric life in the Lowcountry.
When: 10 a.m. Sept. 16
Where: The Charleston Museum, 360 Meeting St.
Price: Free with admission, registration required
More Info: bit.ly/38LitKv, 843-722-2996x236
What: Dog owners can enjoy an evening of live music from Corinne Letourneau, food and drinks with their dogs.
When: 5 p.m. Sept. 16
Where: Wannamaker Dog Park, 8888 University Blvd., North Charleston
Price: Free with park admission, ID required
More Info: bit.ly/2YDLvKt, 843-795-4386
SPARK Exhibition Opening
What: Artists at the Public Works Art Center will hold open studios at the opening reception of the SPARK exhibition, which will also feature works from community and youth artists.
When: 5:30 p.m. Sept. 16
Where: Public Works Art Center, 135 West Richardson Ave., Summerville
More Info: bit.ly/3jNYtxd
Nitty Gritty Dirt Band
What: American roots band Nitty Gritty Dirt Band will perform with special guest Dee White.
When: 8 p.m. Sept. 16
Where: Charleston Music Hall, 37 John St.
More Info: bit.ly/3l0BRZR
What: Keith Dee will host three nights of comedy shows with Zach Martina at Southern Roots Smokehouse in North Charleston. Tickets are general admission.
When: 7 p.m. Sept. 17, 7 p.m. and 9 p.m. Sept. 18
Where: Southern Roots Smokehouse, 1083 East Montague Ave., North Charleston
More Info: bit.ly/3hcv8dY
New Faces of Nashville
What: Southern Roots Smokehouse will host a series of shows in September featuring up-and-coming country music performers. Country singer Hunter Jordan will perform at their West Ashley location on Friday.
When: 8 p.m. Sept. 17
Where: Southern Roots Smokehouse, 2554 Savannah Hwy., Charleston
More Info: bit.ly/3j35klV
What: In the 11th annual Dirt Dash, trail runners will traverse a mix of mowed fields, trails and dirt roads through Johns Island County Park to complete a 5K, 10K, half-marathon or marathon race.
When: 7 a.m. Sept. 18
Where: Johns Island County Park, 2662 Mullet Hall Road
More Info: trailrunner.com/event/the-dirt-dash
What: Incredible Con is a two-day pop culture convention featuring panels, gaming and contests with special guests Jonathan Todd Ross, Brian Donovan and Greg Cipes.
When: 10:30 a.m. Sept. 18 and 11:30 a.m. Sept. 19
Where: Charleston Area Convention Center, 5000 Coliseum Drive, North Charleston
More Info: incrediblecon.com
What: See cars and motorcycles at the family-friendly Crowfield Car and Motorcycle Show.
When: 11 a.m. Sept. 18
Where: Middleton Park, 101 Hunters Lane, Goose Creek
Indigo Dye Workshop: Kaftans & Robes @ Two Blokes
What: Local artist Daisy McClellan will host a class on the fundamentals of indigo dying. Participants will create their own dyed robe or kaftan.
When: Noon Sept. 18
Where: Two Blokes Brewing 574 Long Point Rd.
More Info: bit.ly/3h6yuiz