Lowcountry Lowdown: Things to do Sept. 13 – 15

Moonlight Mixer

Date: Friday, Sept. 13
Time: 6-10 p.m.
Location: Folly Beach Pier
Cost: $8 advance, $10 at gate

Shag the night away under the stars at the Folly Beach Pier, where DJ Jim Bowers will be spinning the hottest oldies and beach music for you all night long!

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The Malibu Open Festival

Date: Friday, Sept. 13- Saturday, Sept. 14
Time: 9 a.m.-6:30 p.m Friday, 9 a.m.-9:15 p.m. Saturday
Location: Trophy Lakes, 3050 Marlin Rd., Johns Island

The Malibu Open Festival will host the most elite water ski athletes from all over the world, competing in the slalom and jump events for a cash prize of over $70,000. This two-day festival features live music from Charleston’s hottest bands, food trucks, an aqua park and cable skiing for the family.

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Walk to End Alzheimer's

Date: Saturday, Sept. 14
Time: 9 a.m. Registration, 9:45 a.m. Opening Cermony, 10:00 a.m. Walk begins
Location: Riverfront Park, 1001 Everglades Ave., North Charleston
Cost: FREE to register, donations encouraged

Join the fight to end Alzheimer’s disease! Walk to End Alzheimer’s is the world’s largest event to raise awareness and funds for Alzheimer’s care, support and research through the work of the Alzheimer’s Association.

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Yoga at the Square

Date: Saturday, Sept. 14
Time: 9 a.m.
Location: Marion Square
Cost: FREE

Each month features a local yoga studio. Open to all levels. Yoga mats are available for use. Stick around after to shop at the Charleston Farmers Market with 100+ local vendors – Produce, Food, Art, Music, Activities & More!

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Butterfly Bash

Date: Saturday, Sept. 14
Time: 9 a.m.-3 p.m
Location: Magnolia Plantation and Gardens
Cost: Free with admission

Magnolia’s first-ever Butterfly Festival will celebrate butterflies, bumblebees and other pollinators! Listen to one of the guest speakers, participate in a demonstration, take a guided nature walk, and be dazzled by butterfly stilt walkers! There will be lots of activities for butterfly enthusiasts of all ages including nature displays, interactive exhibits, and face painting and so much more. Guests are encouraged to come dressed in their best butterfly costume!

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Charleston Pride Parade

Date: Saturday, Sept. 14
Time: 9 a.m.
Location: Take a look at the route here
Cost: Free for spectators, $15+ to participate

This parade will celebrate diversity and to support equal rights for all citizens. Viewing of the parade is encouraged on King Street!

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Charleston Pride Festival

Date: Saturday, Sept. 14
Time: 10 a.m.-3 p.m.
Location: Brittlebank Park, 0 Lockwood Dr.
Cost: Free

The Charleston Pride Festival in Brittlebank Park is the cornerstone to the Pride Festival. Join in on festivities for an afternoon in the park with food trucks, drinks, live music, and more!

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Sunday Brunch in Hampton Park

Date: Sunday, Sept. 15
Time: 11 a.m.- 2 p.m.
Location: Hampton Park Rose Pavilion, 30 Mary Murray Dr
Cost: $10 advance, $15 at door

Bring your chairs and blankets and enjoy live music by local band Argot while relaxing in Hampton Park!

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Lowcountry Dog Adoption Event

Date: Sunday, Sept. 15
Time: 2-5 p.m.
Location: Magnolia Plantation and Gardens
Cost:  Free

The largest adoption event in the Lowcountry returns to Magnolia Plantation and Gardens on Sunday, Sept 15th. Brought to you by Lowcountry Dog Magazine, Magnolia Plantation and Gardens, Tito’s Handmade Vodka and Hollywood Feed

All adopters receive a FREE 1 year Family Pass to Magnolia Plantation and Gardens.

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