Here's our roundup of events happening in Charleston this weekend. Go, have fun, be merry, and post pictures—if you post using the hashtag #chsgrit, your photos could be published on the site!
For the cosplayer:
Let your nerd flag fly high at Charleston's first gaming, fantasy, science and tecnology, and sci-fi convention.
For the art lover:
Moonshadow: The Halsey's 10th Annual Membership Celebration
November 14 | 7–10 p.m.
Enjoy shadow-puppet theater by Geoffrey Cormier, who worked for the Jim Henson Company, as well as live music and an appearance by special guest artist Jumaadi.
For the greaser:
November 15 | 12 p.m.–2 a.m.
Rockabilly reigns supreme at this Park Circle block party, featuring BBQ, live music, a classic car and bike show, and a pinup contest.
For the frosting fanatic:
Cupcake Camp Charleston
November 15 | 3–5 p.m.
Local bakers bring the baked goods to this tasty event, which benefits Darkness to Light, and if you're not a baker, don't worry—there are plenty of cupcakes to go around.
For the folkster:
She Returns From War Album Release
November 15 | 9 p.m.
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For the caffeine conoisseur:
Charleston Coffee Cup
November 16 | 10 a.m.–3 p.m.
Start your Sunday with a caffeine kick at the first annual Charleston Coffee Cup, which features coffee tastings from local and regional coffee shops, latte art competitions, and a roasters challenge.
For the philanthropic foodie:
Poogan's Porch Pig Roast & Bourbon Sip
November 16 | 3–6 p.m.
For the Chucktown chuckler:
Comedy Show: Dusty Slay | Jason Groce | Tim Höeckel | Evan Berke | Vince Fabra
November 16 | 6:30 p.m.
Nashville transplant Dusty Slay comes back to Charleston to team up with some of the area's funniest comedians for a night of stand-up comedy sure to have you rolling on the floor.