Any holiday that revolves around food is going to be one of our faves. Needless to say, we’ve been counting down the days to Thanksgiving since Halloween — and it’s finally here. We may not be able to sleep on Wednesday from all of our excitement. But here’s some free ways to get you through the week before doubling down on some mac ‘n’ cheese, stuffing, and pie.

Monday Who needs Black Friday to get started on shopping? Not us, and not Red Rose Vintage. Head to their pop-up shop for some shopping, wine sipping, and a fashion show.

Start the holiday week with some zen and tips on meditating at Transcendental Meditation.

Audition for a part in Trident Tech’s Clemente Players‘ productions of Alice and Through the Looking Glass.

Tuesday Don’t miss your chance to see The George Gallery’s It Want Wait exhibit, which closes on Saturday.

Head to Brickhouse Party Plantation for their Tuesday night artisan market.

Rock out to some Americana music when Lumberjack Time-Traveler plays at Republic Reign.

Wednesday Test your luck at Tin Roof’s Bingo.

Or if you’d prefer, test your knowledge at trivia at The Drop In.

Thursday If you think the best way to start your Turkey Day is a 30- or 50-mile bike ride, you’re in luck. Charleston Bicycle Company hosts its 10th annual Turkey Ride.

Friday Laugh off some of your Thanksgiving yums at Blast Off?

Freshfields Village kicks off a three-day holiday event with shopping, jump castles, live music, and Santa.

Saturday reForm Studios hosts a free workout.

Spice up your leftovers with some fresh veggies from the Marion Square Farmers Market.

Sunday Do your grocery shopping at the Sunday Brunch Farmers Market.

Learn how to swing dance at Prohibition.

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