We’re officially in the dog days of summer — although, it doesn’t seem like an accurate description since even our dogs are over the heat. We’re constantly looking for ways to catch a cool break — be it iced coffee, ice cream, or even just plain ol’ ice cubes. But if we don’t have any frozen H2O around us, we look for ways to take our mind of the blazing heat of Julio. This weekend, we think we found some good distractions to help you through holy hotness that is Charleston.
Friday Laugh your ass off at comedy show Blast Off?.
Step back and take a trip to the days of poodle skirts and greasers in Doo Wops and Beauty Shops.
BYOM — that’s bring your own mat, in yogi talk — and stretch out at Namaste Folly.
Weddings can bring out all kinds of emotions — even an existential crisis in some cases, and that’s all played out in Folly Beach.
Enjoy some island beats at Reggae Night Summer Concert Series.
Saturday The U.S. may not be in the World Cup anymore, but you can still cheer on local soccer team the Charleston Battery as they play against the Charlotte Eagles.
If you’re like us, you probably haven’t washed your car in a while. Head out to the charity car wash for a deep clean and a good cause.
Keep our beaches clean and enjoy some wine for your good deed at The Barefoot Wine Beach Rescue Project.
No more excuses, it’s time to have that weird mole checked out at Skin Cancer Screenings. Don’t worry, there won’t be an outrageous copay – it’s free.
For the first time since 1995 our own renowned P-Nut will perform a reading at An Afternoon with P-Nut, The Legendary Lowcountry Poet.
We personally believe that every day is a reason for celebration since it’s somebodies birthday somewhere. But the Dalai Lamas’ special day gives us all the more reason to party at H.H. Dalai Lama Birthday Celebration.
Explore a different ‘hood this weekend during the SNOS — that’s Slightly North of Spring — stroll.
It’s a comedy reunion at Theatre 99 when Evan Berke and Dusty Slay return for a show.
Sunday Barbeques and booze make for the perfect Sunday at SC-TX BBQ Invitational.
Now that random, seemingly useless knowledge of boy bands’ ex-girlfriends could finally come in handy — and maybe help you win some cash — at team trivia of Charleston.
It’s finally here — the final game of the World Cup. Be sure not to miss out as Germany and Argentina duke it out for the winning title.
Jam out to Sunday Phunday for your own personal Sunday Funday.
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