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Posted on: June 15, 2012

[ARCHIVED] Shaggin' on the Cooper Returns!

Image of people dancing on Mount Pleasant Pier

[CHARLESTON] -- Dust off your dancing shoes and get ready for summer – Shaggin’ on the Cooper and the Moonlight Mixers are back! Enjoy Moonlight Mixers at the Folly Beach Fishing Pier on select Fridays throughout the season, and “Shaggin’ on the Cooper” live music series on select Saturdays at the Mount Pleasant Pier.

Celebrate the arrival of warmer weather with some dancing on the water at the Mount Pleasant Pier and the Folly Beach Fishing Pier. Live music will fill the air at the Mount Pleasant Pier with local bands performing throughout the season at Shaggin’ on the Cooper (schedule below). At the Folly Beach Fishing Pier’s Moonlight Mixers, DJ Jim Bowers will keep your feet moving with the hottest oldies and beach music. Gates open at 7 p.m. for both events, and tickets are $10 per person ($8 for Charleston County residents). Tickets are limited, so advance purchase is recommended. Food, beverage or parking fees are not included in ticket price.

All ages are invited to let loose, breathe in the ocean breeze and dance the night away under the stars. Bring a date or meet friends - a good time is sure to be had by all. Food and beverages will be available for purchase on-site at each of the piers. For details or to purchase tickets, call 795-4386 or visit

2012 Event Series Schedule:
Shaggin’ on the Cooper at the Mount Pleasant Pier:
June 16 – live music by The Cruiseomatics
July 4 – Uncle Sam Jam with live music by Permanent Vacation
July 14 – live music by Port Authority Band
August 4– live music by The Coppertones
September 8 – live music by Coastrunner

Moonlight Mixers at the Folly Beach Fishing Pier:
Event dates - June 22, July 27, August 10, August 31, September 21

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