LOWER KING — Family-fun sports bar Carolina Ale House unlocks their doors and rooftop bar today at 11 a.m. Sample one of the 72 beers on draft while taking in the views of Marion Square. The menu is full of archetypal American pub food like chicken wings, burgers, and various fried items. Status: Open at 11 a.m. 145 Calhoun St.
THE MARKET — Beefy chain Ruth's Chris Steak House celebrates the three-day weekend by welcoming guests for dinner service on Sunday, May 24. The Charleston location is nestled in the former Tristan space in the lobby of the French Quarter Inn. Status: Open at 4 p.m. for "Sizzle Swizzle Swirl Happy Hour" on May 24. 55 South Market St.