August 25, 2013 - Hootie & the Blowfish, the band that rose to fame with their debut album, “Cracked Rear View,” after getting their start as students at the University of South Carolina, returned to Daniel Island for their 11th annual Homegrown Weekend, a two-day event that all about fun and philanthropy, with the underprivileged children of the Charleston County School District benefiting. The most reputable project for the Hootie & the Blowfish Foundation, Saturday’s event kicked off with the Homegrown Family Day. The free event featured numerous children’s activities as well as live music by Caroline McCleod, Tyler Boone, A Fragile Tomorrow, Atlas Road Crew and Adalya, but it didn’t end there. During the Family Day, students with provided with haircuts, dental exams, a book bag full of school supplies and more. On Saturday night, country/Americana singer/songwriter Pat Green opened the show for Hootie & the Blowfish, which again performed to a packed house.