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Weekend Roundup: 24 not-St. Paddy's things to do in Charleston this weekend

Things to do in Charleston the weekend of Mar. 15-17


It's a green weekend, and we're not talking about just the pollen. St. Patrick's Day is on Sunday, but the celebration kicks off on Friday. Here's a list of other things to check out if you want to avoid the green.


Take your kid to see Jelly Bean, Hitched, Hatched, and Home's bunny for a 10-minute photo session. Sessions are $65.

The Flying Fish Film Tour is heading to Charleston Music Hall, featuring films, stories, and imagery that will fuel your fishing dreams. Event starts at 7:30 p.m., and tickets can be purchased at Haddrell's Point Tackle.

Terrace Theater is having a special screening of Shovels & Rope: The Movie as part of the Charleston Film Festival, starting at 7 p.m. Check out the full schedule online and check out our preview of the fest.
The Spring Mommy & Me Dance Classes at Dance Moves Charleston starts up at 10 a.m. Register for the entire Spring session, or drop in to the class for $15.

Bishop England High School is performing the critically-acclaimed Broadway musical, Annie. Tickets are $7 for students, $10 for adults, or free for Bishop England students with an ID.

Dive deep into mushrooms at The Fungus Among Us, that explores the connections between mushrooms and humans, at Redux.
The dream of the '90s is alive at Rusty Bull — at least, during their '90s Night, from 7 to 10 p.m.

See the Flowertown Players' rendition of Crimes of the Heart, the critically acclaimed story of three sisters' reuniting as their father is dying in Hazlehurst, Miss.

Stroll the market after dark at the Charleston City Night Market, starting on Friday and running from 6:30 to 10:30 p.m.


Starting at 11 a.m., Mt. Pleasant is hosting the 23rd annual Mt. Pleasant Art Fest, featuring dozens of art vendors, live music and dance performances, and a wide variety of food and snacks from an array of food vendors.

It's the opening day of the Lowcountry Farmer's Market at Tanger Outlets in North Charleston, with farm, crafts, food vendors, and food trucks starting at 9 a.m.

The Poho Night Market is back from 5 to 9 p.m. for live music, and over two dozen different vendors to shop from.

Stop by Container Bar Art Village between 1 to 4 p.m. to shop with local vendors, and grab a bite to eat from one of the many food trucks on site.

Starting at 8 a.m., Tumbleston Photography is bringing out bunnies Flopsy and Mopsy for a bunny photo sessions. Details available on their website.

Get to Wine & Design to learn from a professional artist on how to paint your pet. Tickets are $35 and details can be found here.

Fox Ridge Farm is hosting a Foxtival from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., featuring vendors, games, and more.

Get your day started on the right foot and do some good at Raise and Rise, a benefit for Y12SR.  With spring quickly approaching, the number of oyster roasts on the horizon is dwindling. Take advantage of the time we have left at the Oysters on the Point and Art Walk, from 2 to 6 p.m., featuring live music, oysters, beer, and bloody marys.

Get some giggles during stand up from Tim Northern & Friends at the Tin Roof.


Sesame Street Live is at the North Charleston PAC starting at 2 p.m. Tickets start at $20.

Beech on Daniel Island hosts free, weekly yoga sessions, starting at 8 a.m.

The Holy City Vintage Market at Park Cafe kicks off at 9 a.m. with ten vintage vendors.

Bring your big camera and head to the Center of Birds of Prey for their Birds of Prey Photography Day.

Head to Oakland Plantation in Mt. Pleasant for a Race & Roast to enjoy AYCE oysters, live music, chili, hot dogs, wine and beer, hay rides, and more. Runners can come early for a 5K trail run.

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