Charleston – Mt. Pleasant Art Festival
May 26-27/MT.PLEASANT – In addition to local artists, one hundred artists from across the nation are set to display their stunning works in a prestigious show encompassing fine jewelry, exquisite works of art and hand-crafted apparel and decor. The festival also includes a full craft market with handmade organic soaps, live plants, tasty edibles, affordable and practical artisan-created works and more. Residents and visitors alike will find something for everyone during this free, two day artistic affair which runs from 10 am to 5 pm both days. Patrons are invited to meet the artists themselves, commission a custom piece and discover the inspirations and processes behind each handmade-in-the-USA masterpiece. Ample parking is available and pets on leashes are always welcome. >MORE
Helicopter Easter Egg Drop
April 2, 16/CONWAY – 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Thompson Farm & Nursery. Easter fun activities. The drop will be at 1 p.m. followed by the hunt, which is categorized by age groups so all ages get plenty of eggs! Make sure to arrive early as you will want to allow yourself time to get in before the helicopter arrives promptly at 1pm. Take pictures with the Easter Bunny, play in our 6 acre play area, feed our small animals, visit our petting zoo, and take a hay wagon ride into our pasture and feed our buffalo, brahma, and friends right from your hand! Camel and pony rides will be available for additional fees as well as trackless train rides! And of course, watch OVER 10,000 filled eggs fall from the sky! Tickets are $10 in advance and $12 at the gate. Ages 2 and under are free. https://thompsonfarmandnursery.com/
Sun Fun Festival
May 6-8/MYRTLE BEACH – The 66th Annual event takes place at Plyler Park. The Tonez, an 8-piece band that plays a mix of Oldies, Motown, Rock & Roll, Country, Funk, R&B, and Beach music, will play Friday, at 7 p.m. Come watch the Sun Fun Parade Saturday at 10 a.m. Too Much Sylvia with their wide variety of songs and personalities, entertain the young and old and are what their friends and fans have come to expect at a show. They will play on Saturday, at 7 p.m. The Swingin’ Medallions will play Sunday, at 7 p.m. For more information, please visit www.sunfunmb.com.