Happy weekend before Valentine’s Day, Charleston. Be sure to peruse our recommendations for V-day events and food and drink selections.


Queen Street Playhouse presents Tony Award winning music, The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee on Friday and Saturday at 7:30 p.m.

Whiskey Diablo brings their country, jazz, and etc. tunes to Planet Follywood at 10 p.m.

Get your fill of folk music at the Charleston Pour House with Dead Horses and Cicada Rhythm at 9 p.m.

Take the kids to the Main Library at 6 p.m. for Hogwarts After Dark.

Catch a screening of Le Brio at MUSC’s Basic Science Auditorium at 7 p.m.

Unitarian Church hosts a candlelight concert at 7:30 p.m. featuring Natalia Khoma and Volodymyr Vynnytsky.

Lightwork: An Audio-Visual Yoga Experience featuring DJ Moldy Brain and yoga teacher Alex Seaman takes place at Mission Yoga at 8 p.m.

Local coffee and retail concept, Sightsee, pops up at Indigo & Cotton every weekend (Thurs.-Sat.) through February.

Head to the opening reception of the Miller Gallery’s new show, Alternate Dimensions, from 6-8 p.m. Be sure to read our preview of the group show while you’re at it.


Swing by Avondale Therapy for Navigation: A solo show by Nancy Amis, opening at 5 p.m.

Start your Saturday with yoga and bubbles at Tradd’s Veuve + Vinyasa at 10:30 a.m.

Now through the end of the month you can check out Chris Johnson a.k.a. Kolpeace’s exhibit, Resilient, at the Main Library’s Saul Alexander Gallery.

The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time is performed Thursdays-Saturdays at 7:30 p.m. and Sundays at 3 p.m.

Woof! Celebrate the most important Valentine in your life at Valen-Dog’s Day at Magnolia Park from 2-5 p.m.

As part of CCPL’s Human Library Series, the Johns Island Library hosts “Get to know a formerly incarcerated person” at 3 p.m.

The Transformative Teaching Collective hosts Come Into the Room: Afrofuturism as a Path to Black Women’s Healing at Redux at 6 p.m.

Oysters on the Point is back at Charleston Harbor Resort and Marina from 2-6 p.m.

Hampton Plantation State Historic Site hosts an African American Heritage Day from 11 a.m.-4 p.m.

The Johns Island Farmers Market is held every Saturday from 9:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m.


Peruse goods from local artist Anne Cimballa while sipping on coffee at the Orange Spot, where Cimballa’s work will be on display through February.

Enjoy Second Sunday on King Street form 1-5 p.m.

Get your fitness on before brunch with CorePower Yoga’s class, held at Charleston Harbor Resort and Marina on Sunday at 9 a.m.

Few things are as exciting as a day of screenings about Mountain adventures at the Charleston Music Hall. Mountainfilm on tour is back with screenings starting at 2 p.m.

Round out the weekend with goat.sheep.cow.north’s Sunday Supper Club with Driftwood Pantry from 4-8 p.m. 

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