Shaggin' on the Cooper

Dust off your dancing shoes and get ready for summer and Shaggin’ on the Cooper! Live music of all varieties will fill the air with local bands performing throughout the season at the Mount Pleasant Pier. All ages are invited to let loose, breathe in the harbor breeze and dance the night away under the stars.

2018 Schedule

Gates open at 7 p.m., and music begins at 8 p.m.
  • April 28 with The Hot Pepper Band
  • May 12 with Shem Creek Boogie Band
  • June 9 with The Coppertones
  • July 4 "Uncle Sam Jam" with Ellen Drive
  • July 14 with The Sneakers
  • August 11 with Vinyl Daze
  • September 8 with Recollections
Dance instructor Kae Childs will be teaching Shagging basics from 6-6:30 p.m. on July 14. It's ju


Event Details

  • Online registration ends at midnight on the day before each event. On the day of the event, admission can be purchased by calling 843-795-4386 by 2 p.m. or at the event gate if available. 
  • No refunds issued or rain dates scheduled. If an event is cancelled due to inclement weather, your receipt will be good for any other 2018 Shaggin’ on the Cooper.
  • Food and beverages will be available for purchase. ID is required to purchase alcohol.
  • Chairs are welcome, as seating is limited.
  • Outside alcohol, food, and coolers are prohibited.
  • No pets allowed. 

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