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CIFF Awards Gala lead photo

CIFF Awards Gala


Wrapping up the fifth and final day of the seventh annual Charleston International Film Festival was the Awards Gala, held Sunday at Memminger Auditorium. After screening about 85 films, including features, shorts, documentaries and animations, a ...

Second Sunday on King Street lead photo

Second Sunday on King Street


With temperatures finally leveling out and no rain in the forecast, attendees of Second Sunday on King Street welcomed spring with open arms during April’s event. With the streets closed off to vehicular traffic and King Street hailed as one of the ...

What the Folk Festival lead photo

What the Folk Festival


Ford Productions and Awendaw Green put on the inaugural What the Folk Music Festival on Friday and Saturday at Sewee Outpost in Awendaw. Featuring two days of live music, performers included Todd Snider, The Bottle Rockets, Charlie Mars, Pierce Eden ...

Garden of Gin lead photo

Garden of Gin


What better way to celebrate a weekend full of garden and plant-themed events than with “a night of horticultural hijinx.” Put on by the Charleston Horticultural Society and Bay Street Biergarten, Garden of Gin was held Friday at GrowFood Carolina’s ...

Bubbly & Brew lead photo

Bubbly & Brew


Bubbly & Brew, the fifth annual benefit for My Sister’s House, the only shelter-based program serving domestic violence victims in Berkeley, Charleston and Dorchester counties, was held Thursday at Charles Towne Landing. Attendees enjoyed champagne, ...

CIFF Opening Night Street Party lead photo

CIFF Opening Night Street Party


The Charleston International Film Festival, back for a seventh year, kicked off five days of films, workshops and fun Wednesday night with their Opening Night Street Party. Attendees mingled at a reception held on George Street in front of the ...

Lowcountry Cajun Festival lead photo

Lowcountry Cajun Festival


At Sunday’s Lowcountry Cajun Festival, Louisiana living met Charleston charm at the 23rd annual event at James Island County Park. While food offerings slanted toward Cajun and Creole, including jambalaya, alligator, etouffe, andouille sausage ...

Inaugural Yogapop lead photo

Inaugural Yogapop


The first-ever Yogapop event, a mass yoga and music event loosely-affliated with the Cooper River Bridge Run, was held at the Charleston Viistor Center bus shed on Thursday evening. About 500 attended.

Family Circle Cup Happy Hour lead photo

Family Circle Cup Happy Hour


Billed as the largest women’s-only tournament in the world, the Family Circle Cup kicked-off its 42nd year last weekend with the Draw Ceremony on the Grand Lawn, where players found out who they were competing against. With a field that includes ...

Wine Down Wednesday lead photo

Wine Down Wednesday


The Charleston County Park and Recreation Commission on Wednesday invited folks to check out a park that is not yet open to the public yet. Throughout April on select Wednesdays, folks will be able to get a sneak peak of Old Towne Creek County Park ...

Spring Jam Music Fest lead photo

Spring Jam Music Fest


Presented by 105.5 The Bridge, the second annual Spring Jam Music Fest returned to Brittlebank Park for a full day of live music on Saturday. Going from two days to one, this year’s event featured 10 bands on two stages with side-show performances ...

‘All We Need is Love’ Party lead photo

‘All We Need is Love’ Party


The Charleston Animal Society hosted their latest event on Thursday at Hibernian Hall. The “All We Need is Love” Party was all about celebrating a “No Kill Community” and the 50th anniversary of The Beatles debut in America, promising to be anything ...

‘Come Get the Message’ lead photo

‘Come Get the Message’


The Center for Women threw a special event titled “Come Get the Message,” a “re-dedication of sorts,” that promised some special surprise happenings. The nonprofit, a women’s development organization, hosted the benefit gala on Thursday at The ...

Charleston Fashion Week: Day 4 lead photo

Charleston Fashion Week: Day 4


Day 4 of Baker Motor Company Charleston Fashion Week switched the focus from designers to models with the Rock the Runway Model Competition, where a select group of male and female models vied for the title. Retail runway shows included Mamie Ruth ...

Charleston Fashion Week Finale lead photo

Charleston Fashion Week Finale


Saturday night’s Baker Motor Company Charleston Fashion Week Finale was quite the spectacle. With numerous special guests under the tents in Marion Square, attendees dressed to the nines clamored to see who would win the Emerging Designer: East ...