Johns Island Water Festival

Organized by Trophy Lakes and A Snappy Event, the inaugural Johns Island Water Festival will be held this weekend. While focusing on an array of watersports, professional wakeboard and waterski shows, the festival also will feature gourmet food trucks, live music and entertainment. The family- and pet-friendly event will offer folks the opportunity to check out paddleboarding, kayaks, Frisbee golf, dragon boat racing, swim lessons, waterskiing, helicopter rides from Holy City Helicopters and giant water slides. Water safety will be heavily promoted at this event and lifeguards will be on-site all day. The event will feature a vendor area, pet swimming hole sponsored by Pet Helpers, and food from Dulce, Pep Rolls, King of Pops, Baja Burritos, Cilantro and New Moon Pizzeria and Pub. Live music will be provided by Ben Fagen and the Holy City Hooligans.

When: 1-7 p.m. Saturday

Where: Trophy Lakes, 3050 Marlin Road, Johns Island

Price: $10

For more info: www.asnappyevent.com