The CRBR Taste of the Race is at the Charleston Maritime Center. Tickets are available 'at the door' for this outdoor event with food by Halls Chophouse and other wonderful peninsula restaurants. 5-8 PM
At the Art Walk, there's a reception and solo show by Rick Reinert at Reinert Fine Art. Wine, hors d-oeuvres and a beautiful night in the courtyard from 5:30-8:30 at 179 King Street.
Also on Friday, Mary Martin Gallery'sBirds of a Feather features artwork depicting feathered friends from the perspectives of artists around the world. It's the last chance to meet internationally acclaimed South African artist, Charles Nkomo. 5-8 PM 103 Broad Street.
At Corneau Goldsmithing Jewelry Gallery on Friday, there's a reception, with new pieces by Michael Corneau, Margaret Weinberg and Peter Karis. Meet new puppy and store mascot Lani, who with her sister Bella, will steal your heart. Planning a Bridge Run or 2nd Sunday proposal? They have a ring for that. 92 Hasell Street.
The Art Mecca of Charleston has Between The Strokes, a reception to introduce three of their talented new artists. 427 King Street
The Charleston Artist Guild announces Flo Ulrich as the Featured Artist for the month of April. Her exhibit, New Horizons, is an exhibit of abstracted landscapes. 160 East Bay
Jordan Lash has a special event on Friday and Saturday, with special prices on W. Kleinberg. Get the perfect hat from Harding Lane to watch all the Masters action! 305 King Street.
After that, enjoy the unofficial drink of the CRBR, a Bloody Mary, at your favorite watering hole. Is it a drink, or is it a meal? 82 Queen, High Cotton, Mellow Mushroom, Halls Chophouse and Smoke BBQ are just a few of our favorites!
Gold Creations is very excited for the Bridge Run on Saturday as Jonathan, their CEO, is running again. Take a look at their Bridge Run charms. Charleston City Market.
Swing by BEECH for some delicious and exciting weekend treats to help fuel up for the big race and for strolling 2nd Sunday. They'll have a full line of house made goodies including Watermelon and Honeydew Sorbet…. All Vegan and Gluten Free, your local healthy option. BEECH: Acai, Poke, Juice. 315 King Street.
Menswear store OOBE BRAND will have complimentary juices from Basic Kitchen and donuts from Bib.On starting at 12:30 pm, along with live bluegrass by The Bluestone Ramblers. Stop by for post-race refreshments and shop the brand’s new line for Spring, an assortment of lightweight, airy, and indigo-rich styles. 161 King Street.
Cupcake Down South has Strawberry Shortcake this month. A light fluffy vanilla cake with fresh, local strawberries, topped with a whipped cream icing and drizzled with fresh berries and juice. Or, try tff he Cake Shake: Our Strawberry Shortcake cupcake, made with fresh local strawberries blended with creamy soft serve ice cream and topped with fresh whipped cream. $1 off all month! 433King Street.
House of Sage Has a Spring Kick-off Party going on and a gift with every purchase on Saturday. 51 George Street next door to Caviar & Bananas.
Visit Lower King Street where the food trucks roam. This month, Herd Provisions will be there with with menu selections from their own Ancient White Park Cattle, Heritage Chickens, Turkeys and Hogs.
Spring Clean Your Kitchen with 20% off Le Creuset Boutiques Stackable Storage Cannisters all month, and receive an herb planter free (image at left) with any purchase of $150 or more while supplies last. Le Creuset Signature Boutique, 112 North Market.
At 2nd Sunday, Corneau Goldsmithing Jewelry Gallery is offering free cleanings and prong checks. Stop by and view their recently acquired collection of gemstones while your jewels are polished. Image at left, yellow sapphire with diamonds. 92 Hassel Street.
On Lower King Street, menswear store OOBE BRAND will welcome back The Bluestone Ramblers for a Lowcountry bluegrass encore alongside the recent release of their Spring line. Shop linen shirts, garment-dyed tees and shorts, and much more from their line of Charleston-inspired, indigo-rich sportswear. 161 King Street.
Spartina 449 is excited to announce the launch of new spring apparel - a brand new Tunic Dress Collection - five colorways that coordinate with our spring handbag collection. Also, in store are brand new Poncho Scarves in two colors as well as Kaftan Cover Ups in five colorways. Left, Flamingo Floral Tunic Dress. 300 King Street.
Charleston Shoe Company is our favorite shoe for looking stylish while navigating Charleston's bluestone sidewalks and cobblestone streets. Left, wearing Hilton for a pop of color. They even have a bunion collection! And, take a look at Tunics! 161 King Street and the Grand Hall in the Charleston City Market.
VomFASS is the place for fine wine, spirits, liqueurs, olive oils, vinegars. 342 King Street.
The City of Charleston Design Division will be on King Street during 2nd Sunday to promote a fascinating event May 3-6 celebrating the work and life of urbanist Jane Jacobs. Included will be civic walking tour covering parts of King Street on Saturday, May 5 from 9-11am (starting from the Charleston Civic Design Center). For more information and updates, click here.
This Sunday stop by Woof Gang Bakery If it’s not too late, we are having a “Get Back In Shape Sale” with 15% off Nerf toys, including the Nerf Blaster Gun. Activity for you and your dog. The lovely Taylor Holloway will be playing violin in front of the store to collect money for local animal shelters.
At Salon Couture, there's long hair and there's long, beautiful, sexy, healthy hair. Pop in and get a recommendation for your new do! Ask about March specials. Upstairs at 203 King Street.
At Lordis Loft, try new Feed My Lips Pure Nourishmint Lipsticks. Sumptuous fruit butter and plant waxes fill them with nourishment, and a kiss of aroma-flavor with certified organic peppermint delights. Upstairs at 310 King Street.
You can also pick one up in front of Mellow Mushroom. While you're there, try one of their delicious pizzas, calzones or that wonderful avocado hoagie! 309 King Street.
Come out and enjoy 2nd Sunday on King Street with your hound and stop Vineyard Vines as Charleston's Greyhound Group will be show off adoptable greyhounds. The store will donate a portion of the proceeds from the day to the group. Dogs are welcome in the store. Wentworth at King. E. Blackhurst has new shipments of white dresses for graduation! Limited quantities and sizes of each style so you won't have the same dress as everyone else. 123 King Street. The Preservation Society of Charleston Shopfeatures an assortment of locally crafted specialty items from a wide collection of artisans, along with a vast selection of regional literature. 147 King Street. Pauline Books & Mediawill have unique items such as antique jewelry, silver serving settings and baked goods. Corner of Beaufain and King.
J. Catma Trunk Show: Luxurious & Beguiling Textiles
The Grand Bohemian Gallery presents stunning textiles and wearable art globally sourced from Eastern craftsmen. Join us as we embrace the textures, colors, and aura of exotic locales with J. Catma.
Friday, April 13, 2018 4:00-7:00pm
Kristen Baird Meet-the-Artist Reception & Jewelry Trunk Show: The Celestial Collection
Featuring reticulated silver and vibrant gemstones, Baird’s sculptural one-of-a-kind pieces embody drama and embrace functionality. Join the Grand Bohemian Gallery to unveil her newest collection inspired by the shapes and intrigue of the galaxy.
Charleston Gaillard Center Presents CARMINA BURANA featuring the Nashville Ballet with the Charleston Symphony Orchestra and the CSO Chorus Friday, April 20 or Saturday April 21 at 7:30PM. Use the code SUNCB10 to Save 10% off Reserved Tickets
Includes a special opening performance by Ballet Evolution with music by Chamber Music Charleston. Tickets available at the Ticket Office at (843) 242-3099 and gaillardcenter.org.
You know you want an office downtown. Office Evolutionhas one for you just above Basil Restaurant on King Street If you are looking for a quiet, professional space to work while visiting the Holy City, look no further than Office Evolution. They provide special hourly and daily rates for workspaces, offices, and meeting rooms. Mention our code (KSMG) and get 10% off!
460 King Street.
Then there's the Harbour Club. Use their shared workspaces, meeting rooms and business services, and you'll have a social package with great meals and events as well. 35 Prioleau Street.