Lowcountry Lowdown Labor Day Weekend: Things to Do Aug. 30 – Sept. 1

11th Annual Lowcountry Jazz Festival

Date: Friday, Aug. 30 – Sunday, Sept. 1
Time: 7:30 p.m.
Location: Gaillard Center
Cost: $85

Dress in your best WHITE attire and join us in celebrating the opening of the 11th Annual Lowcountry Jazz Festival.  The event will have an array of sweet and savory bites, curated to pair perfectly with award-winning wines. If wine isn’t your thing, we will have plenty of other beverages available.

This will be an evening of endless entertainment, with a performance by GRAMMY Nominated R&B sensation Anthony David and DJ D-Nyce to keep everyone on the 1’s and 2’s!

The All White Party Affair Friday, August  30th   
The All White Party Affair
Anthony David

Day One – Saturday, August 31st   (Purchase Day One Tickets here.)
The Sax Pack
Richard Elliott
Peter White
Keiko Matsui
DW3
The West Coast Jam Horns

Day Two – Sunday, September 1st  (Purchase Day Two Tickets here.)
Dave Koz and Friends Summer Horns with Gerald Albright, Rick Braun, Kenny Lattimore and Aubrey Logan
Marion Meadows
Kirk Whalum
Jonathan Butler

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Edisto Beach Shag Festival

Date: Friday, Aug. 30 – Sunday, Sept. 1
Time: 4 – 8 p.m.
Location: Edisto Beach Bay Creek Park
Cost: $20

Come celebrate 10 years of shag dancing on Edisto Beach. It will be a weekend packed full of the best shag bands around, food trucks, and plenty of arts & craft vendors. It’s great fun for the whole family! Shag dancing, shag competitions, dance demonstrations, it’s a weekend you don’t want to miss. $20 Daily admission, lawn chairs encouraged, but no coolers allowed.

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Charleston RiverDogs vs. Greenville Drive

Date: Friday, Aug. 30
Time: 7:05 p.m.
Location: Joseph P. Riley Jr. Park
Cost: $9+

In conjunction with Boeing, every Friday will also shine a spotlight on active duty and retired military members and their families.

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The Town Market and Movie Night

Date: Friday, Aug. 30
Time: 6 p.m.
Location: The Town Market on James Island
Cost: Free

Market begins at 6 pm and the movie will begin at dusk. Vendors, food trucks, crafts, vendor workshop is make your own icky doll with Icky Dolls, and more!

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Charleston RiverDogs vs. Greenville Drive

Date: Saturday, Aug. 31
Time: 6:05 p.m.
Location: Joseph P. Riley Jr. Park
Cost: $8+

Saturday Live at the Joe, featuring a helicopter ball drop. Player autographs pre-game, with fun and unique themes you’ll talk about for the rest of the year!

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Cast Off Monthly Fishing Tournament

Date: Saturday, Aug. 31
Time: 6 a.m.-2 p.m.
Location: Folly Beach Pier, 101 E Arctic Ave.
Cost: $5-$10

Take out the fishing poles and enjoy some good ol’ fishing!

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Cars and Coffee (West Ashley)

Date: Saturday, Aug. 31
Time: 8 a.m.-12 p.m.
Location: Crosstowne Church, 1941 Bees Ferry Rd., West Ashley
Cost: Free

Come on out and see some beauties and beasts!

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Charleston RiverDogs vs. Greenville Drive

Date: Sunday, Sept. 1
Time: 5:05 p.m.
Location: Joseph P. Riley Jr. Park
Cost: $8+

MUSC Health Family Sunday. Kids eat free, run the bases after the game, and everyone parks free!

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Charleston RiverDogs vs. Greenville Drive

Date: Monday, Sept. 2
Time: 2:05 p.m.
Location: Joseph P. Riley Jr. Park
Cost: $8+

Dog Day Monday, with $1 Beer & $1 Hot Dogs, presented by Busch Light. Bring your dog to the ballpark.

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