Weekend Picks 1/2–1/4

Instant Grit



Looking to make some weekend plans? Here's our roundup of events happening in Charleston this weekend. Go, have fun, and post pictures—if you post using the hashtag #chsgrit, your photos could be published on the site!


Loading Dock Music Series

Palmetto Brewing Company

January 2 | 6:00–9:00 p.m.

Knock back $5 pints of Palmetto beer and groove to music by local teen prodigies Muddy Kings and Atlanta jam band Copious Jones.



Laughter School Special

Tin Roof

January 2 | 8:00 p.m.

Theatre 99 alum Lauren Krass returns to town for a night of comedy with Charleston stand-up comics Jeremy McLellan, Tim Hoeckel, and Vince Fabra.



Zach Deputy

The Pour House

January 2 & 3 | 9:30 p.m.

Savannah multi-instrumentalist Zach Deputy brings his dynamic one-man show to The Pour House for two nights, with openers The Fritz (Friday) and Freekbass (Saturday).



Livy Conner & The Ghost Mayors

Monster Music & Movies

January 3 | 10:00 a.m.–9:00 p.m.

Enjoy 20 percent off all vinyl at Monster’s first Vinyl Saturday of the year. Livy Conner & The Ghost Mayors play at 2:00 p.m. sharp.



Bendy Brewski Yoga Brunch

Holy City Brewing

January 4 11:00 a.m.¬–4:00 p.m.

Start your Sunday right with 45 minutes of beginner-level yoga, followed grub from gourmet food truck Bac’n Me Crazy and a beer tasting.



Sunday Swing


January 4 |6:00–10:00 p.m.

Swing by Prohibition at 6:00 p.m. for dance lessons from Roaring 20’s Hot Jazz Dance Club, followed by live music by Roger Bellow and the Drifting Troubadours.



Ex Hex | Birds of Avalon

Tin Roof

January 4 | 9:00 p.m.

Jangly garage trio Ex Hex Rips into town with Raleigh psych-prog band Birds of Avalon.



The Brothel Sprouts | Dumb Doctors | Indiana Junk

The Mill

January 4 | 9:00 p.m.

Arkansas “cosmic-comfort rockers” The Brothel Sprouts team up with local garage acts Dumb Doctors and Indiana Junk for a night of sweaty rock-n-roll