Now that the Fourth of July is upon us, we can finally use our free, freedom, free-sy breezy puns. Get ready for your three day weekend by not spending any money. Or, at least a little less money than usual with live music, book signings, and art shows.


Rock out with Dave Landeo 6 p.m. at Red’s Ice House.

Enjoy some jams with K.B. at The Dinghy Taproom and Kitchen.

Share your perspective at a happy hour conversation with Andrés Duany and Jeff Speck from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. at Edmund’s Oast.

Join Justin Osborne of SUSTO at Palmetto Brewing Co. for a music industry chat.


Come out for a book signing of We Are Charleston: Tragedy and Triumph at Mother Emanuel

Come see singer-songwriter Bo Farish at the Banana Cabana at 6 p.m.

Country and pop lovers are invited to listen to the musical stylings of Lauren Hall at 7 p.m. at

Get funky at On the Deck: The Tyler Ross Experience 6:30 p.m. at The Pour House.

Experience traditional African dances, drum routines, and a cappella music 10:30 a.m. at the Main Library and 4 p.m. at the Mt. Pleasant Regional Library with the Imani Milele Children’s choir.

Party in the park with Love & Theft and Lauren Alaina as part of 103.5 WEZL’s free concert series. Music begins at 6 p.m. at the Mt. Pleasant Memorial Waterfront Park.

Stop by The Windjammer at 7 p.m. for a release party for Brad Taylor’s newest thriller Ghosts of War.


Chill out to the acoustic tunes of Jude Michaels 6 p.m. at Salty Mike’s.

Enjoy a variety of sounds including Americana, metal and country 10 p.m. at The Mill with performances by Red Neckromancer , Dirty Rotten Snake in the Grass, and Mike Collins Jr.

Let loose with some southern rock with Weigh Station at The Pour House. Music begins at 10

Relax and enjoy the ocean breeze with music by singer-songwriter Howard Dlugasch 6 p.m. at Loggerhead’s Beach Grill.

Tides movie night starts when the sun goes down. This week’s free flick is Frozen.


All are welcome to attend the viewing party for Live at the Charleston City Music Hall, created and hosted by Mark Bryan of the legendary band Hootie & The Blowfish. Show begins at 8 p.m.

Head over to Morgan Creek Grill at 5 p.m. for Americana tunes by Chris Boone with Nick

Swing by Salty Mike’s at 6 p.m. for some blues by Rick Martinez.


Join Trace Sahaja, Dr. Sundar and Yuva for a Night of Bhakti, or sacred chanting, from 6:45-8:30 p.m.

Head over to the Charleston Artist Guild Gallery from 5 to 8 p.m. for the opening reception for photographer Mary Wessner’s newest exhibit, Thru New Eyes – The World in Black and White.

The Loading Dock Series at Palmetto Brewery is always free. Fun starts at 6 p.m.


Check out art from local and regional award-winning artists at the Red Hot Art Show from 11 a.m. to 7:30 p.m. at the Bohicket Marina.

Celebrate New Belgium’s 25th Anniversary with raffles, s’mores, and live music at Bohemian Bull.

Swing by Prohibition on King at 6 p.m. for free swing dance lessons and live music by the V-Tones.


Join DJ Luigi at Wasabi downtown for some Latin grooves and complimentary salsa lessons with Ace.

All are invited to an open-mic sesh with the Lowcountry Blues Club beginning at 5 p.m. at Smokey’s Place Bar and Grill.