Celebrate the Weekend: Jan. 11 – 13

This weekend, you can meet up with your favorite witches and wizards from Hogwarts, celebrate almost a decade of having tasty and authentic Mexican eats, or enjoy some of the Lowcountry's traditional events. Here are several ways to celebrate the weekend!

Wizard Pub Crawl

DATE: Friday, Jan. 11
TIME:  4 p.m. – 11 p.m.
LOCATION: Carolina Ale House, 145 Calhoun Street
COST: $25

Calling all wizards and witches! The Wizard Pub Crawl is kicking off your weekend with plenty of fun and games downtown to end your evening right. Tickets to the event include access to a badge to one of the Hogwarts Houses, a wizard shot glass, and much more. There will also be drink specials and a wizard costume contest.



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Annual Open Mic Night

DATE: Friday, Jan. 11
TIME:  7 p.m. – 9 p.m.
LOCATION: Charleston Library Society, 164 King Street
COST: free admission

The Charleston Library Society is set to bring local poets of different backgrounds and talents together again to share their stories. The events are a long-standing tradition that gives members of the society an opportunity to read to a receptive audience.




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Snowboard Rail Jam and Anniversary Party

DATE: Saturday, Jan. 12
TIME:  5 p.m. – 11 p.m.
LOCATION: Mex 1, 817 St. Andrews Blvd., West Ashley
COST: $15+

Celebrate almost a decade worth of some of the best Mexican eats. Mex 1 Cantina is turning six and we’re turning up on its home turf. You can grab your favorite meal and margarita combo and enjoy it over live music. There will also be drink specials available.

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2nd Sunday on King Street

DATE: Sunday, Jan. 13
TIME:   1 p.m. – 5 p.m.
LOCATION: King Street
COST: $25

Take some time out this weekend to explore the Holy City and support local vendors. Second Sunday on King Street is back this weekend! You can stroll along Charleston’s busiest districts and shop until you drop. You can also enjoy local cuisine and check out some of your favorite boutiques and shops.



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West Ashley Restaurant Festival

DATE: Sunday, Jan. 13
TIME:  4 p.m. – 8 p.m.
LOCATION: The Schoolhouse, 720 magnolia road, west ashley
COST: $20

It’s Restaurant week for one day in West Ashley. Local restaurants will be offering deals on their cuisine, and you can enjoy samples of the Holy City’s diverse menu to case your vote on some of your favorites.




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