Summerville throws a party every third Thursday of each month - WCBD-TV: News, Weather, and Sports for Charleston, SC

Summerville throws a party every third Thursday of each month

Posted: Updated:
Every month on the Third Thursday of the month, the historic downtown Summerville district throws itself a party. Every month on the Third Thursday of the month, the historic downtown Summerville district throws itself a party.
SUMMERVILLE, SC -

The Town of Summerville invites you to come on out to Hutchinson Square for a great night of entertainment from South Rail Bluegrass Band, who will be performing in Hutchinson Square.

They are sure to get the crowd in hand-clapping mood.  Be sure to stroll around the shops and vendors, and the Art Walk on Short Central. Don't miss the More than Wordz performance on Short Central from 5-7:45pm.
 
The Hot Shots Ukulele Band will be performing in front of People, Places and Quilts from 5-8pm.  This group is a regular at Third Thursday and definitely worth stopping and enjoying the music.

This Third Thursday will be highlighting non-profits that support the community of Summerville.  Dorchester Habitat, Timrod Library, Gentivia, Dorchester Seniors, Friends of the Summerville Library, Camp Good Times of Charleston, Cultural Homestay Intl-SC, Dorchester County First Steps to School Readiness Partnership, Miss Charleston/Miss Summerville, Summerville Evening Lions, Drayton Hall, and Meals On Wheels.

This is just a small sampling of the booths that will be on hand Thursday night so come on out for a good evening of fun!

Here is a downtown map that shows the shopping, dining and entertainment venues.

Every month on the Third Thursday of the month, the historic downtown Summerville district throws itself a party.  Hutchinson Square, the park in the center of downtown, becomes an entertainment venue.

The pedestrian mall area called Short Central becomes a street fair as Art Central Gallery sponsors Art Walk with booths of artists and artisans selling their crafts and artworks. Musical entertainment is featured at several locations throughout the downtown.

Restaurants cater to shoppers and evening strollers with special offers and outdoor seating that allows their customers to enjoy our great weather as well as the outdoor entertainment. Arts and crafts enthusiasts have the opportunity to join classes in knitting, quilting, and jewelry-making instruction as well as shop the local artists and artisans booths at the Art Walk
Summerville D.R.E.A.M. (Downtown Restoration, Enhancement and Management) sponsors the monthly celebration to create a lively community atmosphere and promote local businesses.

It's a perfect chance to acquaint yourself with the historic downtown area of Summerville in one lovely evening.

Come join us-every Third Thursday of the month in center of downtown Summerville, 5:00- 8:00pm....Rain or Shine! 

For more information, contact Summerville D.R.E.A.M. (843) 821-7260 or info@summervilledream.org

For information on participating in the Art Walk please click here

  • Call from concerned citizen leads to four arrests

    Call from concerned citizen leads to four arrests

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 10:22 PM EDT2014-07-23 02:22:59 GMT
    A call from a concerned citizen about 1:00 a.m. Tuesday, July 22, 2014 about several men walking on Norman Street with handguns lead to the arrest of four men on weapon charges. Lamar Scott Brisbane, 20, of Terry Drive, North Charleston; Dontez Alonzo Wright, 25, of Linda Street, North Charleston; Aldean Cordrell Alonza Wright, 23, of April Circle, North Charleston and De’von Jenkins, 20, of King Street, are all charged with two counts of unlawful carrying of a handgun and possession of a fir...
    A call from a concerned citizen about 1:00 a.m. Tuesday, July 22, 2014 about several men walking on Norman Street with handguns lead to the arrest of four men on weapon charges. Lamar Scott Brisbane, 20, of Terry Drive, North Charleston; Dontez Alonzo Wright, 25, of Linda Street, North Charleston; Aldean Cordrell Alonza Wright, 23, of April Circle, North Charleston and De’von Jenkins, 20, of King Street, are all charged with two counts of unlawful carrying of a handgun and possession of a fir...
  • Murder suspect from Connecticut fatally shot in St. George by law enforcement after confrontation

    Murder suspect from Connecticut fatally shot in St. George by law enforcement after confrontation

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 8:13 PM EDT2014-07-23 00:13:42 GMT
    Major Eric Watson with the Charleston County sheriffs office tells News 2 they’ve been called in by SLED to investigate an officer involved shooting in St. George.We're told SLED and the US Marshall's task force was there to serve a warrant just before 11 Tuesday morning at 114 Winningham Road at the Southern Inn. We're told the suspect from Connecticut is wanted for murder and probation violation. There was a short pursuit in the parking lot before the suspect drew a weapon and 2 SLED agents...
    Major Eric Watson with the Charleston County sheriffs office tells News 2 they’ve been called in by SLED to investigate an officer involved shooting in St. George.We're told SLED and the US Marshall's task force was there to serve a warrant just before 11 Tuesday morning at 114 Winningham Road at the Southern Inn. We're told the suspect from Connecticut is wanted for murder and probation violation. There was a short pursuit in the parking lot before the suspect drew a weapon and 2 SLED agents...
  • Inmates attempt escape by digging hole in detention cell wall

    Inmates attempt escape by digging hole in detention cell wall

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 6:39 PM EDT2014-07-22 22:39:14 GMT
     Officials say two inmates in Disciplinary Segregation broke shelves and pieces off a desk and then used these broken objects to dig a 21 x 32 in. hole in their cell wall.
     Officials say two inmates in Disciplinary Segregation broke shelves and pieces off a desk and then used these broken objects to dig a 21 x 32 in. hole in their cell wall.

Powered by WorldNow

210 W. Coleman Blvd.
Mt. Pleasant, SC 29464

Telephone: 843.216.4875
Fax: 843.881.3410
Email: news@wcbd.com

Can't find something?
Powered by WorldNow
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 Media General Communications Holdings, LLC. A Media General Company.