November 2: The Arts Center of Coastal Carolina hosts the Grand Motoring Film Festival returning for its seventh extravagant celebration of automotive movie magic. The Festival commences with an elegant VIP reception featuring heavy hors d’oeuvres, cocktails and static displays of classic and collector cars as well as a few special surprises. When the curtain goes up, film fans will be dazzled by a curated selection of short films, world premieres and a feature film that cuts across genres showcasing the intersection of automotive and cinematic arts. There will be a juried awards show, bestowing honors on the top motoring films submitted from around the world. 5-9 p.m. 14 Shelter Cove Ln. For more information and ticket purchases, call (843) 842-2787 or visit www.artshhi.com.