What to do in South Carolina events for the week of August 1-7 for Charleston, Columbia, Myrtle Beach, Summerville and upstate

August is here and we want to help you make the most of this week with incredible events across South Carolina. The staff members at Joye Law Firm have carefully handpicked a variety of activities happening in Charleston, Columbia, Summerville, Myrtle Beach, and Clinton. From outdoor movies and food festivals to runs for a cause and music concerts, there’s something for everyone to enjoy. Let’s dive into the exciting events taking place during the first week of August!


Waterfront Movie – Puss in Boots: The Last Wish

When: Friday, August 4th,6:00 pm

Where: Memorial Waterfront Park
99 Harry M. Hallman Jr Blvd.
Mount Pleasant, SC 29464

Submitted by: Deana

Details:  Experience an enchanting evening at the Waterfront Music & Movies in Mount Pleasant. Bring your blankets and chairs, and settle down to watch “Puss in Boots: The Last Wish” against the breathtaking backdrop of the Ravenel Bridge and Charleston Harbor. Before the movie, enjoy the sunset and local musicians setting the mood for an unforgettable night under the stars. It’s a perfect event for Mount Pleasant residents and visitors to come together for a magical movie experience by the water.

Link: Waterfront Movie Information


Foodie Riverfest

When: Sunday. August 6th, 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Stone River
121 Alexander Rd.
West Columbia, S.C. 29169

Submitted by: Eden

Details: Foodies, rejoice! Get ready for a mouthwatering experience at the Stone River Foodie Fest in West Columbia. This event promises a fantastic Sunday Funday with live music, delectable food from diverse vendors, and a vibrant community atmosphere along the Congaree River. Bring your appetite, your friends, and even your furry pals as pets are welcome. With free entry and parking, it’s the perfect opportunity to indulge in culinary delights and create lasting memories.

Link: Stone River Foodie Fest information



Baseball Pub Run Against ALS

When: Wednesday, August 2nd, 6:30 pm

Where: Sportsbook Nexton
600 Nexton Square Dr #300
Summerville, SC 29486

Submitted by: Marcy

Details: Join the fun at the Baseball Pub Run, a baseball-themed event raising awareness for the fight against ALS, with volunteers from Team Drea joining the event to talk about the upcoming documentary “Go On, Be Brave.” Meet at Sportsbook Nexton for a 3-mile run/walk and have the chance to demo shoes provided by Mizuno. It’s a fantastic way to stay active, support a great cause, and enjoy a social evening with fellow participants.

Link: Baseball Pub Run Information

Myrtle Beach

Stephen Marley Babylon by Bus Tour

When: Saturday, August 5th, 2023, 7:00 pm

Where: NMB Drag Strip
2003 Star Bluff Rd
Longs, SC 29568

Submitted by: Matt

Details: Get ready for a musical journey with the Stephen Marley Babylon by Bus Tour at the NMB Drag Strip. Stephen Marley with special guest Artikal Sound System will have the audience grooving to reggae rhythms all night long. Experience the joy of live music with friends and fellow music lovers in a lively and energetic atmosphere. Don’t miss this opportunity to be part of a memorable concert experience.

Link: Babylon by Bus Tickets



Bike at the 18th Annual Flight of the Dove

When: Saturday, August 5, 2023

Where: Presbyterian College Bailey Memorial Stadium
1304 Springdale Drive
Clinton, SC 29325

Submitted by: Nicole

Details: Engage in a fulfilling charitable event at the Flight of the Dove 18th Annual 2023 in Clinton. This fundraising event supports Hospice of Laurens County and offers various bike ride options, including a metric century, a 30-mile ride, and a 14-mile leisure ride. Participants can also opt for a 50-mile variation of the metric century. All rides are well-supported with frequent, well-stocked rest stops, and lunch is provided for all participants. It’s a great opportunity to enjoy a bike ride while contributing to a worthy cause.

Link: Flight of the Dove Information

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