Folly Beach Events

Weekly Events:

Folly Beach Island Yoga offers open level beach yoga classes throughout the week on the 5th Street East beach.

On the weekends we also offer classes upstairs at St. James Gate Irish Pub: Saturdays at 11 a.m. and on Sundays at 10 a.m.

Find our schedule here or let us help you to plan and schedule a private small group class for your family, friends, or team by contacting us.

Farmers Market:

The Folly Beach Farmers Market is every Monday 4-6 p.m. in Folly River Park with a special Gullah Geechee celebration the first Monday of every month.

Summer Beach Movie Nights

Throughout the summer the Tides hotel of Folly Beach offers free movies on the beach on Wednesday nights (weather permitting). Bring a blanket, sheet, or towel to sit on and enjoy a memorable night under the stars at this family friendly event by the ocean. Remember to get there early enough to get a good seat as this is a very popular summertime Charleston area event.

2017 Summer Beach Movie Schedule:

  • May 31 – Finding Dory
  • June 7 – Star Wars – Rouge One
  • June 14 – Zootopia
  • June 19, – **Monday** Night Special – McKevlin’s Surf Movies
  • June 21 – Sully
  • June 28 – The Jungle Book (2016)
  • July 5 – Miracle
  • July 12 – Frozen
  • July 19 – Doctor Strange
  • July 26 – Moana
  • Aug 2 – La La Land
  • Aug 9 – Lego Batman
  • Aug 16 – Jaws
  • Aug 23 – Surfer’s Healing Special – Surf’s Up

Live Entertainment:

St. James Gate Irish Pub offers live music and entertainment at the perfect location within walking distance of the beach at 11 Center Street, Folly Beach, SC. Check out the most recent live music schedule on their Facebook page.

Loggersheads Beach Grill offers live entertainment inside and on their deck most days at their 123 West Ashley Avenue, Folly Beach, SC location

Festivals, Parades & Other Special Events on Folly Beach:

8/6/2017 – Folly Beach full moon drum circle

8/19/2017 – 2 PM – 6 PM – Surfer’s Healing Fundraiser at Loggerheads Beach Grill at 123 West Ashley Avenue, Folly Beach, SC
8/24/2017 – Surfer’s Healing – A surfing camp for children with autism. The 2017 camp slots are full, but they are always accepting volunteers.

10/21/2017 Follypalooza – A Center street festival with live entertainment and music and a colorful upbeat atmosphere raising money for MUSC Cancer Center

12/9/2017 – 1 p.m. –¬† Christmas Parade – A colorful and playful Folly Beach themed twist on the traditional Christmas parade. The parade runs through Center Street and wraps up near Folly River Park. There you can continue the holiday cheer and check off some of your shopping list at the holiday arts and crafts festival.

12/31/2017 – 10 p.m. – The New Years Eve Flip Flop Drop – Ring in the new year in the ultimate Folly Style by skipping the ball drop and opt for the Flip Flop instead!! A family-friendly event with a fireworks show after midnight.

12/1/2018 – 11 a.m. – 1 p.m. – The polar bear plunge – on the beach in front of the Tides hotel

Nearby events of note…

8/4/2017 Р7:30-11 p.m. РReggae Nights Summer Concert with Mystic Vibrations Рat James Island County  Park Р871 Riverland Drive, Charleston, SC 29412 Р13+ years of age Рadult $10, 12 and under free or free with your CCPR Gold Pass.