McKay To-Do List: June 27 – July 4, 2011

Monday 6.27
What: Re-Opening of Charleston City Market’s Great Hall
Where: Market at Meeting Street, downtown
When: Open to the public starting today at 9:30a.m.
How: One of the oldest operating urban markets in the country, the Charleston City Market reopened Sunday after a three-year, $5.5 million restoration. With 20+ new and returning shops opening their doors, the renovations . . . → Read More: McKay To-Do List: June 27 – July 4, 2011

Tonight: Film Meets Fashion

Tonight, Charleston’s first-ever Film Meets Fashion event brings together some of the region’s top independent filmmakers and fashion designers for a non-stop fashion frenzy. With proceeds benefitting the Make-A-Wish Foundation of South Carolina, the evening will feature a sponsored cocktail hour starting at 6:00p.m. Then at 7 o’clock, the show will begin with six independent short films . . . → Read More: Tonight: Film Meets Fashion

McKay To – Do List: June 20 – June 26, 2011

Tuesday 6.21
What: Party in the Park with Eddie Bush
Where: Mount Pleasant Waterfront Park, Hallman Boulevard
When: 6:30p.m. – 8:30p.m.
How: Stick around after the Mount Pleasant Farmers Market and you’ll get to enjoy a free concert by Eddie Bush. Plus, Waterfront Park is gorgeous during this time of day.

Wednesday 6.22
What: Craft Beer Dinner: A Tribute to Fruit Beers
Where: . . . → Read More: McKay To – Do List: June 20 – June 26, 2011

McKay To-Do List: June 13 – June 19, 2011

Monday 6.13
What: Shovels and Rope
Where: The Pour House, 1977 Maybank Highway
When: 5:00 – 9:00p.m.
How: Charleston-based songwriters Cary Ann Hearst and Michael Trent (a.k.a. Shovels and Rope) play a variety of hillbilly classics, blues, country and more. Free.

Tuesday 6.14
What: Bacardi Mojito Challenge
Where: South Carolina Aquarium, 100 Aquarium Wharf
When: 7:30p.m.
How: M-oh-hee-toe – that’s what it is all about . . . → Read More: McKay To-Do List: June 13 – June 19, 2011

McKay To – Do List: June 6 – June 12, 2011

Tuesday 6.7
What: Mark Twain’s Final Tour
Where: Footlight Players, 20 Queen Street
When: 8:00p.m.
How: Piccolo Spoleto presents an homage to America’s first celebrity comedian in this production which portrays Mark Twain, in the later years of his life, sharing his stories and experiences with the audience. Parental discretion is advised. Tickets $24.

Wednesday 6.8
What: World Ocean Day
Where: Everywhere
When: 12:00a.m. . . . → Read More: McKay To – Do List: June 6 – June 12, 2011