Island Vibes May 2024

Gracious Day When: 5/11, 5/18, 5/25 from 3 to 6 p.m. Gracious Day performs “country music in all its glory.” Chewbacky When: 5/11, 5/18, 5/24 from 7 to 10 p.m. Chewbacky fuses Southern charm with eclectic jams. Stono When: 5/19, 5/31 from 3 to 6 p.m. Michael Martin Band When: 5/23 from 6 to 9 p.m. Patrick Bliss When: 5/24 from 3 to 6 p.m. The Hasbeens When: 5/25 from 7 to 10 p.m. The Hasbeens perform 90's alt rock covers with a few surprises thrown in. Hunter Moss When: 5/26 from 3 to 6 p.m. Kool Dewey Kudzu When: 5/30 from 6 to 9 p.m. Fowl Play When: 5/31 from 7 to 10 p.m. Fowl Play performs classic, contemporary, beach music and trop funk. Daniel Donato’s Cosmic Country When: 5/11, 5/12 at 6 p.m. Niko Moon with Sophia Scott When: 5/16, 5/17, 5/18 at 6 p.m. Niko Moon’s “Better Days” tour is so popular, dates were added to meet interest. Yacht Rock Revue When: 5/22, 5/23, 5/24 at 6 p.m. Futurebirds When: 5/25, 5/26 at 6 p.m. Corey Smith with Special Guest Yesterday’s Wine When: 5/31 at 6 p.m. THE DINGHY PRESENTS.... The Malin Wagon Trio When: 5/1, 5/8, 5/15, 5/22, 5/29 from 6 to 9 p.m. Malin Wagnon performs originals and covers. Leisure McCorkle When: 5/2 from 6 to 9 p.m. The Faulty Plowers When: 5/3 from 3 to 6 p.m. THE WINDJAMMER PRESENTS.... Austin Meade When: 5/2 at 6 p.m. Priscilla Block with Ryan Larkins When: 5/3 at 6 p.m. Priscilla Block is a rising country star and is considered one of the genre’s most exciting new artists. Boy Named Banjo When: 5/4 at 6 p.m. A Nashville-raised five-piece band, Boy Named Banjo performs a fusion of contemporary country, Americana, folk rock and bluegrass. Paul Thorn When: 5/5 at 6 p.m. Night Train - Guns N’ Roses Tribute When: 5/9 at 9 p.m. Rock the 90’s When: 5/10 at 9 p.m. Rock the 90’s combines 90’s rock with an energetic, over-the-top, arena-style show. Kelly’s Playhouse When: 5/3 from 7 to 10 p.m. High 5 Duo When: 5/4 from 3 to 6 p.m. Forty Mile Detour When: 5/4 from 7 to 10 p.m. Dave Landeo When: 5/5 and 5/19 from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. Dave Landeo covers classics and performs originals. Derek Cribb When: 5/6, 5/13, 5/20, 5/27 from 6 to 9 p.m. Derek Cribb plays reggae, top 40 and alternative rock hits. Jeff Bateman Duo When: 5/7, 5/14, 5/21, 5/28 from 7 to 10 p.m. The Jeff Bateman Duo jams to classic rock, funk, soul and blues. Eric Turner When: 5/9 from 6 to 9 p.m. Nick Combs When: 5/10, 5/17 from 3 to 6 p.m. Cooper River Band When: 5/10, 5/17 from 7 to 10 p.m. Cooper River Band is the ultimate party band with something for everyone. 25 THINGS TO DO Live Music Calendar of Events 2024 Hurricane Expo WHEN: 5/21 4-7 p.m WHERE: IOP Recreation Center Hosted by the City of Isle of Palms, the Hurricane Expo provides an opportunity for IOP residents along with residents from surrounding communities to learn more about hurricane preparation. IOP city officials and various community partners will be available to educate citizens and provide resources for hurricane preparedness. Guests are encouraged to bring their families, as there will be fun activities and food available on site. This is a free public event. Sand Sculpting Contest WHEN: 6/1 9 a.m.-noon WHERE: Front Beach behind public restrooms and Coconut Joe’s Participants will compete to construct the most impressive sand sculptures, featuring different categories including Best of Children’s, Best of Adults, Best Architectural and Most Creative. Free event. SC7 Resiliency Conference WHEN: 5/20-22 WHERE: Wild Dunes Resort Join leaders from across the state and nation to discuss in-depth conversations on critical issues related to the SC7 pillars of "Environmental Sustainability & Corporate Resiliency," "Conservation" and "Health & Wellness." LENS Fundraising Banquet WHEN: 5/15 5:30-9 p.m. WHERE: The Citadel Beach Club Presented by the IOP Law Enforcement Neighborhood Support Program, the LENS Fundraising Banquet will honor the Isle of Palms Police Department. This year’s theme is “Taste of the Island,” and will feature a competition among our island restaurants in recognition of the hospitality industry. For more, visit Isle of Paws Music Fest WHEN: 5/4 11 a.m.-3 p.m. WHERE: IOP Recreation Center Bring your lawn chair and your appetite for an afternoon of good music and delicious food in the park. There will be live music performances from Weigh Station Duo and Idlewild Revival, pet-related vendors and services, food trucks and dog contests and prizes. Rescues onsite for adoptions, vaccinations and microchipping. Admission is free. Dogs are not required to attend the event. Sea Stroll & Learn WHEN: 5/9 7:30 a.m. WHERE: 25th Avenue beach access Beach sweep with Susan Smith and Howard Hogue of the Isle of Palms Cleanup Crew. They will share educational tidbits about the impact of plastics on our coast. Sea Strolls are held the second Thursday of the month from May-November. Free. Residents and visitors are welcome. Free Beach Yoga Series WHEN: Every Tuesday MayOctober, 7:30-8:30 a.m. WHERE: 25th Avenue beach access The IOP Recreation Center hosts free beach yoga classes open to residents and visitors of all fitness levels. Instructor Kathy Berry will guide participants through adaptive moves and poses with a focus on the overall mind and wellness journey. Participants are encouraged to register at and bring a large towel, yoga mat, yoga blocks and water.