It may be sunny now, but the forecast calls for a lot of rain this week. The bright spot, though is all the free stuff you can do. Say it with us now — free is FREEking awesome!


Enjoy live music and support local vendors at the Folly Beach Farmers Market from 4-8 p.m. Sheinata Carn-Hall will be selling one-of-a-kind African art jewelry and reading tarot cards. 

Start your week off on the right foot at the Hampton Park Workout at 5:30 p.m.

See the monthly EDM Artist Showcase at Mynt at 9 p.m.


Hit Free Yoga in the Park in Park Circle at Riverfront Park at 6:30 to find your center.

Check out the new Butterfly Book Nook, enjoy a locally sourced and nourishing soup and professional storytelling at Soup & Storytelling at 5:30.

Get into the spooky spirit at Horror on Wax: Halloween Vinyl Listening Party at the St. Andrews Regional Library.


Get your head out of the clouds and into space at Astronomy in the Park at Brittlebank Park at 6:45 p.m.

Earn some discounted drinks at the Lululemon King Street and Orange Theory Fitness Charleston Run Club at 6 p.m.

Get your giggle on at Comedy Open Mic Night at the Brick at 9 p.m.

Groove with the Charleston Reckoning at Dead on the Deck at the Pour House at 6:30 p.m.


Get fresh, locally grown S.C. Certified produce and enjoy popular covers by Chris Dodson at the North Charleston Farmers Market at 3 p.m.

Bring your best friend for Yappy Hour at the James Island County Park at 4 p.m.


It’s that time of year again- That BIG Book Sale will be at the Omar Shrine starting at 9 a.m.

Finish the week strong with Free Yoga at the Urban Farm at MUSC at 8 a.m.

Head to Corrine Joes Park in downtown Charleston for a screening of Coco with activities starting at 6 p.m. (This event is free, but registration is appreciated).

The George Gallery’s Stop and Go opens this Friday with a reception from 5-7 p.m.

Celebrate five years of Bay Street Biergarten all day this Friday.


Sightsee, a new retail and coffee concept, is popping up at J. Stark on weekends throughout October. Swing by and see ’em.

Join the India Association of Greater Charleston for a free yoga event in Marion Square from 8:30-9:30 a.m.

The Pacific Box & Crate Farmers Market is held every Saturday from 10 a.m.-2 p.m.

Goose Creek’s fall festival takes place from 10 a.m.-3 p.m. and features nearly 100 crafters and exhibitors.

Ted’s Butcherblock hosts a block party starting at 11 a.m.


Get your swing dance on at Prohibition on Sunday nights at 6:30 p.m.

It’s the second Sunday of the month y’all, which means it’s time to head to King Street from 1-5 p.m.

If you prefer to stick around James Island, be sure to hit up the Pour House’s Sunday Brunch Farmers Market.

Holy City Crossfit celebrates a grand opening downtown from 12-4 p.m.

Music takes place under the oaks at Tattooed Moose Johns Island with The Black Diamond Band starting at 3 p.m. 

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