Sculpture Competition

What: Nine artists will display large-scale sculptures at this outdoor exhibit and competition.

When: Daily March 23-24

Where: North Charleston Riverfront Park, 1001 Everglades Ave.

Price: Free

More Info: 740-5854 or www.northcharleston.org

Bird Walk

What: Birding experts will lead participants on a walk through the plantation in search of more than 250 migratory and year-round bird species.

When: 8:30 a.m. March 23

Where: Magnolia Plantation and Gardens, 3550 Ashley River Road, Charleston

Price: $17 nonmembers, $6 members

More info: 800-367-3517 or www.magnoliaplantation.com

Battle of Charleston

What: This sesquicentennial re-enactment will feature historical interpretations, cooking contests and more activities.

When: 9 a.m.-3 p.m. March 23

Where: Legare Farms, 2620 Hanscombe Point Road, Johns Island

Price: $10 adults, $5 kids ages 5-12, free for kids under 5

More Info: 559-0788 or www.battleofchas.com

Kidsfair

What: This family-friendly event will feature live entertainment, a mini skate park, puppy kissing booth, refreshments and more.

When: 10 a.m.-4 p.m. March 23

Where: Burke High School, 244 President St., downtown Charleston

Price: $1

More Info: 568-4450

Pet Fest

What: This pet-friendly event will feature demonstrations, entertainment, vendors and more.

When: 11 a.m.-5 p.m. March 23

Where: Palmetto Islands County Park, 444 Needlerush Parkway, Mount Pleasant

Price: $8 general, free for kids under 13

More Info: www.ccprc.com

Cole Bros. Circus

What: The Cole Bros. will present "Circus of the Stars."

When: 1:30 p.m., 4:30 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. March 23

Where: Exchange Park Fairgrounds, 9850 Highway 78, Ladson

Price: $16-23

More Info: 386-736-0071 or www.gotothecircus.com

Meditation Workshop

What: Participants will learn the basics of transcendental meditation.

When: 2 p.m. March 23

Where: Charleston County Main Library, 68 Calhoun St., downtown Charleston

Price: Free

More Info: 216-0514 or www.tm.org/charleston

'Fresh'

What: A screening of "Fresh," a documentary on farmers and entrepreneurs striving to build a more sustainable food system.

When: 2 p.m. March 23

Where: Unitarian Church, 4 Archdale St., downtown Charleston

Price: Free

More Info: 723-4617 or www.freshthemovie.com

Benefit Oyster Roast

What: This oyster roast with live music and a silent auction will benefit Fields to Families to provide fresh produce for families in need.

When: 2-5 p.m. March 23

Where: Bowens Island Restaurant, 1868 Bowens Island Road, Charleston

Price: $20 advance, $25 at the door

More Info: 388-2487 or www.fieldstofamilies.org

Theatre Auditions

What: The Black Fedora Comedy Mystery Theatre will have open auditions for its house cast.

When: 2-5 p.m. March 23

Where: The Black Fedora Comedy Mystery Theatre, 164 Church St., downtown Charleston

Price: Free

More Info: 937-6453 or www.charlestonmysteries.com

'The Other Place'

What: A successful neurologist's husband files for divorce, her daughter elopes with an older man and her health begins to suffer.

When: 3 p.m. March 23

Where: Woolfe Street Playhouse, 34 Woolfe St., downtown Charleston

Price: $30 adults, $27 adults, $20 students

More Info: 856-1579 or www.woolfestreetplayhouse.com

Artist Discussion

What: Artist Mary-Ann Prack will discuss her new exhibition "Standing Still ... in the Abstract."

When: 3 p.m. March 23

Where: City Gallery at Waterfront Park, 34 Prioleau St., downtown Charleston

Price: Free

More Info: 958-6484 or www.citygalleryatwaterfrontpark.com

'The Foreigner'

What: Rumors begin to fly when a mysterious foreigner arrives in a rural Georgia town in this comedy.

When: 3 p.m. March 23

Where: Dock Street Theatre, 135 Church St., downtown Charleston

Price: $34.50 adults, $32.50 seniors, $22.50 students and military

More Info: 577-7183 or www.charlestonstage.com

'Sugar Bean Sisters'

What: Two eccentric spinster sisters try to be abducted by aliens in a Florida swamp near Disney World.

When: 3 p.m. March 23

Where: The Footlight Players, 20 Queen St., downtown Charleston

Price: $25 adults, $22 seniors and military, $15 students

More Info: 722-4487

Community Yoga in the Park

What: Sola Yoga and Gather Yoga present a community Vinyasa flow yoga session with a live DJ, refreshments and more.

When: 3 p.m. March 23

Where: Cannon Park, 261 Calhoun St., downtown Charleston

Price: $10

More Info: 401-996-0112 or www.sola-yoga.com

'Pippin'

What: Midtown Productions presents a dinner theater performance of this musical about a young prince searching for the secret of happiness.

When: 3 p.m. March 23

Where: Midtown Cabaret Theatre, 2816 Azalea Drive, North Charleston

Price: $30-49.50

More Info: 795-2223 or www.midtownproductions.org

Barbecue on the Green

What: This fundraiser event will feature live music, a barbecue contest and more to benefit East Cooper Meals on Wheels.

When: 3-7 p.m. March 23

Where: Awendaw Green, 4879 N. Highway 17

Price: $10

More Info: 881-9350 or www.ecmow.org

'Normel People'

What: A college freshman from Kansas deals with culture shock when he moves to Queens in "Perfectly Normel People."

When: 3 p.m. March 23

Where: Threshold Repertory Theatre, 84 Society St., downtown Charleston

Price: $25

More Info: 277-2172 or www.thresholdrep.org

'Playboy of the World'

What: An Irish village treats a young man as a hero until they discover his stories may be less than true in "The Playboy of the Western World."

When: 3 p.m. March 23

Where: South of Broadway Theatre Company, 1080 E. Montague Ave., North Charleston

Price: $18

More Info: 745-0317 or www.southofbroadway.com

Flute Recital

What: Flautist Christine Arant will perform works by Telemann, Prokofiev and more.

When: 4 p.m. March 23

Where: Sanctuary, First Baptist Church, 48 Meeting St., downtown Charleston

Price: Free

More Info: 919-609-6870

Poetry Reading

What: Marjory Wentworth, poet laureate of South Carolina, and Lisa Starr, poet laureate emeritus of Rhode Island, will read selections of their work.

When: 4-6 p.m. March 23

Where: Blue Bicycle Books, 420 King St., downtown Charleston

Price: Free

More Info: 722-2666

Gospel Concert

What: The Morris Brown AME Adult Choir will perform "Take Me to the King," a selection of gospel songs.

When: 5 p.m. March 23

Where: Morris Brown AME Church, 13 Morris St., downtown Charleston

Price: Free

More Info: 723-1961 or www.morrisbrownonline.org

Jazz and Wine

What: Lyndsey and Friends will perform jazz and blues.

When: 6-8 p.m. March 23

Where: Sauer Grapes, 885 Island Park Drive, Daniel Island

Price: $12

More Info: 849-1999 or www.sauergrapeswine.com

'The Second Lady'

What: The vice president's wife takes an honest look at her life and marriage in this political comedy presented by the Edisto Players.

When: 3 p.m. March 23

Where: Edisto Island Civic Center, 42 Station Court

Price: $12

More Info: 869-3192 or www.edistoartguild.com

Murder Mystery

What: Bumbling Inspector NoClue must catch a crook before he or she strikes again.

When: 7 p.m. March 23

Where: The Black Fedora Comedy Mystery Theatre, 164 Church St., downtown Charleston

Price: $24 adults, $22 students, seniors and military, $15 kids under 13

More Info: 937-6453 or www.charlestonmysteries.com