Things to Look Forward to in August


South Carolina’s annual Tax Free Weekend is scheduled for Aug 4-6th. For 72 hours, tax-free items include computers, printers, school supplies, clothing and accessories, shoes, and certain bed and bath items. These tax-free items can be purchased in-store or online.

Brew at the Zoo, Fri 8/4 from 7:30-9:30. Tickets are $60 for Members and $70 general public. Find out more HERE!

Friday Night Laser Lights. Fri 8/18 6-10pm. You can choose from Prince, Queen, Michael Jackson, or Taylor Swift. Grab your tix HERE!



The third and final season of “Physical” hits Apple+ tomorrow . . . season two of “Winning Time: The Rise of the Lakers Dynasty” hits HBO this Sunday . . . season three of “Only Murders in the Building” premieres August 8th . . . the final season of “Billions” lands on the 13th . . . and the latest Star Wars spin-off “Star Wars: Ahsoka” premieres on Disney+ August 23rd.

“Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Mutant Mayhem” opens tomorrow . . . “Meg 2: The Trench” arrives Friday . . . “Strays”, with Will Ferrell and Jamie Foxx as disgruntled dogs, hits theaters on the 18th . . . so does the new DC Comics movie “Blue Beetle” . . . and “Gran Turismo” opens the 25th.



The NFL Preseason gets started this Thursday with the Jets and Browns on NBC.  Then everyone else gets started next week.  And if you’re a tennis fan, the U.S. Open starts August 28th.



This Thursday is National Grab Some Nuts Day

International Beer Day 8/4

Hip Hop Day 8/11

Vinyl Record Day 8/12

Lefthanders Day 8/13

National Rum Day 8/16

National Radio Day 8/20

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