Celebrate at the Canal
SUMMER CELEBRATION OF WATER: 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday at Riverfront Park, 3 Rivers Greenway. Free event will feature canoeing, kayaking, tubing and paddle boarding in the Columbia Canal (dress to get wet); children’s activities and information on conserving and improving this precious resource. http://summercelebrationofwater.com
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More than just nice rides
IRMO CLASSIC CAR AND TRUCK SHOW: 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturday at St. Andrews Presbyterian Church, across from CrossRoads Middle School. Activities will include an art show, complimentary drinks and hot dogs with chili, trophies, cash prizes, children’s activities and music. Gates open for classic car owners (1989 models or older) at 8:30 a.m., parking is limited to 300 spaces. No registration is required. Rain date is Aug. 30. Questions? Email firstname.lastname@example.org
Tunes for a good cause
FREEWAY MUSIC FESTIVAL: Noon Saturday at Tin Roof, 1022 Senate St. Day-long event will feature 20 bands on two stages, $10. Headliners will be Ed Roland (formerly of Collective Soul) and the Sweet Tea Project. Proceeds will benefit Freeway Music’s On Ramp Scholarship, an endowment for students experiencing financial hardship or are otherwise unable to afford their music lessons. (803) 422-5259