EDITOR’S NOTE: These calendar entries include Lowcountry arts and entertainment events, both online and in person. To submit an event, go to www.postandcourier.com/calendar
Art exhibition “Life in Color”.
What: Contemporary Impressionist painter Lynne Fraser will be the Artist of the Charleston Artists Guild in July. By pushing the envelope of the palette, Lynne strives to capture clouds, wind and ocean, reflecting the many layers of life around Charleston.
When: 11am-5pm daily through July 31
Where: Charleston Artist Guild, 160 E. Bay St., Charleston
For more information: 843-722-2425, charlestonartistguild.com, email@example.com
The sixth anniversary of two guys
What: Two Blokes is celebrating its six-year anniversary weekend on July 22-24. You will have food trucks, local music and special glass giveaways.
When: Noon July 24th
Where: Two Blokes Brewing, 547 Long Point Road, Ste. 101, Mount Pleasant
For more information: 843-654-4564, firstname.lastname@example.org
Middleton Place Distinguished Speaker Series
What: In American Landmark: Charles Duell and the Rebirth of Middleton Place, Virginia Christian Beach charts the evolution of the people, the place, and the vital mission of the Foundation. Advance registration is required and places are limited.
When: July 24, 4 p.m
Where: Middleton Place, 4300 Ashley River Road, Charleston
For more information: 843-556-6020, middletonplace.org/events
Virtual Probate Workshops
What: Charleston County Probate Judge Irv Condon conducts free virtual estate administration and estate planning workshops via Zoom. Anyone interested in participating can email or call Jamie Robinson. A zoom link and workshop material will be provided.
When: July 25, 10 a.m
For more information: 843-958-5036, bit.ly/3lTH3Q1, email@example.com
Book Launch Celebration
What: Join Buxton Books at a book launch party for Damon L. Fordham and his latest book, The 1895 Segregation Fight in South Carolina. RSVP via email to reserve your spot.
When: July 25, 5:30 p.m
Where: Buxton Books, 160 King St., Charleston
For more information: 843-723-1670, firstname.lastname@example.org
What: Start the workweek with live music from local band Good Trouble at Little Palm, the Ryder Hotel’s tropical poolside bar.
When: Mondays 7-9 p.m
Where: The Ryder Hotel, 237 Meeting St., Charleston
For more information: 843-723-7451, littlepalmbar.com, email@example.com
What: Visit three art exhibitions: Photographer and interdisciplinary artist Kirsten Hoving’s Fabricated Visions, Photographer DeeJay Wiggins’ Between the Richness and photographs by Audubon’s bird photography contest winners. The exhibits will be on display until July 30th.
When: 10am-5pm Tuesday-Saturday through July 30th
Where: Public Works Art Center, 135 W. Richardson Ave., Summerville
For more information: publicworksartcenter.org, 843-900-3225, firstname.lastname@example.org
What: Hear cross-genre American roots music from the hills of southwest Colorado on the deck stage.
When: July 26, 6 p.m
Where: Pour House, 1977 Maybank Hwy., Charleston
For more information: charlestonpourhouse.com/event/stillhouse-junkies
stories on the pitch
What: Join Main Street Reads every Wednesday morning for a socially distanced outdoor adventure. Children of all ages are welcome. Chairs, juice boxes and fruit snacks are provided.
When: Wednesdays 9:30 a.m
Where: Main Street reads, 115 S. Main St., Summerville
Learn more: tockify.com/visit.summerville/detail/664/1658928600000
Summer entertainment series
What: Charleston County Parks’ popular Summer Entertainment Series is back. This week, experience the songs, stories and percussion of Gullah Geechee culture and hear Queen Atterberry’s Charleston with Wo’Se. Shows are held at James Island County Park on Wednesdays and North Charleston Wannamaker County Park on Thursdays.
When: 10am July 27 & 28
Where: James Island County Park, 871 Riverland Drive, Charleston
For more information: 843-795-4386, bit.ly/3POwKKC, email@example.com
evening in the park
What: Spend a relaxing evening outdoors and taking in the beauty of Folly Beach County Park. Join us at Dunes House for a fun evening of live music with Michael Duff, drinks and a beautiful sunset.
When: 5:30-7:30 p.m. July 27
Where: Folly Beach County Park, 1100 W. Ashley Ave, Folly Beach
Price: $15 per car
For more information: 843-795-4386, ccprc.com/3574/Evening-in-the-Park, firstname.lastname@example.org
“What it stands for: Brick by brick, Black women are breaking new ground”
What: Visit the Gibbes Museum for a town hall-style discussion featuring past and present women leaders who have played critical roles in movements for social change. The lecture is available in person or virtually. Guests must register online in advance.
When: July 28, 6 p.m
Where: Avery Research Center, 125 Bull St., Charleston
Learn more: 843-722-2706, bit.ly/3QF9QWI
“Ladies of the Canyon” concert
What: The Village Repertory Co. presents a concert featuring the history and classical music of the brilliant singers and songwriters who shaped their generation: Cass Elliot, Janis Joplin, Linda Ronstadt, Joan Baez, Judy Collins, Carole King and Joni Mitchell.
When: July 28, 7 p.m
Where: Tradesman Brewing Co., 1647 King St. Ext., Charleston
For more information: 843-856-1579, bit.ly/3o9Bf5R, email@example.com
Taco + tequila
What: Enjoy a meal of four tacos paired with four signature tequilas. Tickets include gratuity.
When: 7pm-10pm July 28th
Where: Bodega, 23 Ann St., Charleston
For more information: 843-405-9619, bit.ly/3zdmJQR, UptownHospitality@wearebreadandbutter.com
Low Country Summer Coin Show
What: The date has changed, but the show hasn’t. Attend the Lowcountry Summer Coin Show July 29-31 at the Exchange Park Fairgrounds in Ladson. Coins, currency, old, new, gold, silver, nickel, copper – you have it, we buy it; We have it, you can buy it.
When: Noon 29-31 July
Where: Exchange Park, 9850 Hwy. 78, Ladson
For more information: lowcountrycoinclub.com, firstname.lastname@example.org
Community Blood Drive
What: Make an appointment today to donate blood from 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. Friday, July 29 at the American Red Cross Mobile Clinic. All blood types required. Visit redcrossblood.org and use sponsor code CoinShow.
When: 1pm-5pm July 29th
Where: Exchange Park, 9850 Hwy. 78, Ladson
For more information: 800-733-2767, redcrossblood.org
Royal Lowcountry Parents Ball
What: Bring your gowns and crowns to mingle with your favorite characters and enjoy a royal celebration. You can walk the red carpet and sit on the noble throne for a night to remember. Dinner is provided and sparkling juices are offered for a large toast.
When: 3-5pm & 6-8pm July 28th
Where: Cooper River Room, 99 Harry M. Hallman Jr. Blvd., Mount Pleasant
For more information: 843-534-0172, tickets.postandcourier.com/e/royal-ball, email@example.com
‘Studies show…’ art exhibition
What: Redux and MUSC Health’s Arts in Healing program will feature works from MUSC’s permanent collection. The exhibition features artworks alongside medical research to justify and represent the inherent healing powers of the arts. There will be an opening reception on July 29 from 5 to 8 p.m.
When: 11am-5pm Tuesday-Friday, 12pm-3pm Saturdays through September 10th
Where: Redux Contemporary Art Center, 1056 King St., Charleston
For more information: 843-722-0697, reduxstudios.org, MUSChealth.org/arts
What: Celebrate the culmination of a month-long lionfish-killing contest. This all-inclusive event for over 21 people features lionfish tastings, small bites from local restaurants, a beer and wine bar, live entertainment and more to get you in touch with the elusive lionfish species and sustainable seafood practices.
When: July 29, 7 p.m
Where: South Carolina Aquarium, 100 Aquarium Wharf, Charleston
For more information: 843-577-3474, one.bidpal.net/julionfish2022/welcome, firstname.lastname@example.org
What: Help release ladybugs and protect the gardens at Magnolia Plantation & Garden’s ninth annual Ladybug Day. There is also a costume contest, bouncy castles, face painting and live music.
When: 10am-2pm July 29th
Where: Magnolia Plantation, 3550 Ashley River Road, Charleston
Learn more: bit.ly/3cnAS4Z
Native American culture education series
What: Join cultural preserver Tammy Leach of the Wassamassaw Tribe of Varnertown Indians as she teaches you the tribe’s beading techniques. Registration is requested.
When: 2:30 p.m. July 30
Where: Goose Creek Library, 325 Old Moncks Corner Road, Goose Creek
For more information: 843-572-1376, berkeleylibrarysc.libcal.com/event/8932385, email@example.com