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Weekend Round-up: Cheers, Charleston

The best events in Charleston May 16-18



TGIF. We find the first couple of really warm weeks makes waiting for Friday and the weekend almost unbearable. But we made it. And we've got lots to celebrate with, from beer gardens to pro wrestling. Whatever you do, enjoy it Charleston. It's the freakin' weekend. Now go have you some fun.

Friday Enjoyed reading the 50 Shades trilogy? See a parody about it 50 Shades: The Musical.
Miss Piggy may be a first-class diva but even she wouldn't miss the last installment of Movies in Marion Square. She'd just bring the most plush blanket and chairs available.

Fresh off their NPR Tiny Desk Concert, Johnnyswim performs at the Charleston Music Hall.

Want to feel inspired? Join the Having the Life You Want by Being Present to the Life You Have workshop based on Mark Nepo’s New York Times bestseller The Book of Awakening.

The Mill hosts an eclectic art show. They had us at eclectic.

Saturday Push-ups aren’t just for physical fitness anymore. They’re also used for charity at the Push-Up & Up Challenge. And it doesn't hurt they help you get arms like Michelle Obama.

Want to train with a wide receiver for the New England Patriots, Curtis Jackson? Register today for Elite Wide Receiver + Defensive Back Training and you can.

The one-woman show Princess Charming looks at the trials and tribulations of dating in the Holy City — but in a funny and musical way thanks to comedian Lauren Krass.

Learn about fly fishing from Captain Irwin.

Elliotborough is pretty awesome. See why at the Block 'n' Roll Block Party.

Otis Redding knew what was up when he sung about sitting on the dock of the bay wasting time. Replace Sitting with sipping, dock with grass, and bay with river, and you've got the Charleston Beer Garden. He was right about wasting time .


If you ever fantasize about selling all of your possessions to live a simpler life then join The Minimalists for their book signing.

Ever wonder how the African-American community deals with gay rights issues? Learn more at a film screening of The New Black.

Watch WCW superstar Lodi during Live Pro Wrestling in Hanahan.

Whip out your scrunchies and tracksuits because Red Rose Vintage is throwing an '80s party at the Royal American.

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