It's time once again for the Friday Five! This week, we've got five fun events for our readers to check out. Among this week's offerings are an arts festival, the celebration of a certain film franchise, and
The 32nd Annual North Charleston Arts Festival takes place at the North Charleston Performing Arts Center from May 2-10. The main event happens this weekend, May 3rd and 4th. Enjoy 40 performances on 4 themed stages, roving entertainers, food, and much more.
Craving some soul food? Check out the Post & Courier's gallery of the best soul food restaurants in Charleston.
Take the family out for a fun evening at Movies in Marion Square. This week's selection is everybody's current favorite: Frozen! Bring lawn chairs, blankets, and cash for food and drinks. The movie is free!
May the fourth be with you! On Saturday night, The Sparrow in Park Circle will host the 4th annual Star Wars Day Eve party. For a cover charge of $5, adults ages 21 and up can celebrate in style with live music from "nerdy '80s cover band" the Spazmatics, a costume contest, a photo booth, and exhibitions from local artists. The fun begins at 8pm.
Head down to Brittlebank Park on Saturday for the Charleston Dragon Boat Festival, which includes a fierce dragon boat race, a huge party, and celebration of cancer survivors, all benefitting the cancer survivor programs of Dragon Boat Charleston.
However you celebrate the weekend, make it a safe and happy one!