Thursday evening began with the City Paper’s weekly Movies in the Park series showing of X-Men 3. Bubba Gump Shrimp, Häagen Dazs, and Lil’ Mama’s provided snacks while the trio Solace entertained the growing crowd before the show. Later that night at


, the

Chimney Sweeps

headlined a local lineup including

Steven Fiore


Run Dan Run


Saturday night was the official opening party for

Michael Lachowski

’s show CHAD: Charleston Historical Art, Dude. His sketches and photographs depict parts of Charleston’s history with a sense of humor. Check out the video below of Michael’s take on his show.

Sunday afternoon, friends and patrons were welcomed into Poe Studio in West Ashley for its fifth anniversary party. The rain held off so partiers could enjoy the evening outside with DJ Pip while they browsed the trunk show. Also Sunday evening was the

Lee Brothers

’ cookbook signing party at

Hominy Grill

, with food prepared by Chef Robert Stehling and over 80 books signed.

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photos in Charleston City Paper Scene by Caitlin Cahill

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photos in Charleston City Paper Scene group on Flickr.com

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