5 Around Town: Arts festival, boat show motor into the Lowcountry

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CHARLESTON, SC (WCSC) - As the temperatures rise there's a lot to do right here in the Lowcountry. Here some great events to keep you and your family busy in this weeks' 5 Around Town!

Charleston In-Water Boat Show

As the temperatures rise you'll have the urge to head out on the water and enjoy the beauty of Charleston, the Charleston IN-Water Boat Show has just what you need to get ready for boat season!

The Charleston In-Water Boat Show is where thousands come together to celebrate life on the water! Guests can buy boats and boating supplies, and learn of the newest trends in the boating industry. The show will have several vendors on site and there will be fishing seminars.

There will be something for everyone at the Charleston Boat Show including, food and drink vendors, bouncy castles for the kids and live music!

The show takes place at Brittlebank Park and Bristol Marina.Tickets are on sale now and the show runs from Friday through Sunday at various times. For more information visit: http://charlestoninwaterboatshow.com/

Blue Point Brewing Company’s “Toasted Tour” 

Blue Point Brewing Company is bringing its east coast flair to Charleston on Saturday as part of its national Toasted Tour. The outdoor event takes parking lot partying to a whole new level with an afternoon of live music, seafood demos with Celebrity Chef Paula DaSilva, and of course, Blue Point beer.

The event will help support The Humane Society, the country's largest animal protection organization, and will feature Celebrity Chef Demos, Live Music and Blue Point Bingo.

The Toasted Tour is happening at The Grove at Patriot's Point from 2 p.m. - 7 p.m. Tickets are still available online through EVENT-BRITE and will be available the day of the event at the door, General Admission is $5. Live 5 News Anchor Kyle Jordan will be onsite as a celebrity guest assisting one of the chefs, so be sure to stop by and say hello!

More information can be found at: http://bluepointtoastedtour.com/charleston/

34th Annual North Charleston Arts Festival 

With over 40 performances on 4 themed stages, the 34th Annual North Charleston Arts Festival features entertainers, arts and crafts vendors, exhibitions, an antique show, children's activities, food vendors and much more.

The festival is being held at the Charleston Area Convention Center Complex on Saturday from 10 am to 4 PM and on Sunday from 1 p.m. TO 5 p.m, Admission and Parking is free!

More information can be found at: https://www.northcharlestoncoliseumpac.com/

Whatever you decide to do with your time, we hope you and your family have a fun and safe weekend!

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