15th Annual African American Fiber Art Exhibition

Curated by award-winning and nationally exhibiting textile artist, Torreah “Cookie” Washington, this unique exhibition showcases African American fiber artists’ original and innovative designs executed in a variety of traditional and non-traditional fiber techniques. For this annual challenge, artists have created works showing what an inclusive future could look like — envisioning a society free from oppression of all kinds, both physical and social. 

Weekdays through June 17. 8 a.m.-7 p.m. Free. North Charleston City Hall. 2500 City Hall Lane. North Charleston.

DaVinci Kids summer pop-up paint class 

Get step-by-step instructions and enjoy the journey of creating your own work of art with this summer painting class by For the Love of Art, a mobile art studio that specializes in pop-ups across the Lowcountry. This upcoming event will be at Estuary Beans and Barley on Johns Island. Parents can drop off kids or stay and enjoy some cool refreshments from onsite food truck Crystal Coast Seafood. Snacks will be provided, but it’s recommended to bring a bottle of water or other drink to class. 

June 16. 2-4 p.m. $30/ticket. Estuary Beans and Barley. 3538 Meeks Farm Road. Johns Island.

Pride bar crawl

Don’t miss out on one of the proudest parties of the year, with two drinks or shots redeemable with included vouchers, stadium cups, exclusive drink specials, a variety of local eats and so much more. Wrap up the crawl with an after party at Silver Dollar. A portion of all proceeds will go to The Trevor Project, the world’s largest suicide prevention organization for LGBTQ+ youth. 

June 18. Crawl starts at 2 p.m. After party starts at 10 p.m. $10/ticket. Various locations downtown.

SummerTowne Bash

Bring the whole family and throw on your shades because it’s time to kickstart your summer vibes with a block party at Mount Pleasant Towne Centre. This free event will feature performances by country singer-songwriter Isabella and classic rock, pop and country cover band, 40 Years Too Late. Food, drinks, games, face painting, inflatables and more will be onsite for guests.

June 18. 4-8 p.m. Free to attend. Mount Pleasant Towne Centre. 1716 Towne Centre Way. Mount Pleasant.

Sunday Garten Market

Shop and dine local at Bay Street Biergarten’s monthly Sunday Garten Market. Organizers will have live music and a local vendor market plus mimosa carafes bigger than your head — not to mention Biergarten’s new Bavarian Bloody. This event is free to attend, but if you would like to dine onsite, make sure you reserve a table online.

June 19. 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Free to attend. Bay Street Biergarten. 549 East Bay St. Downtown.

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