on Fri, 05/04/2012 - 16:25

(CHARLESTON, S.C.) – “Hey, hey, what I say, got some boiled and got some toasted,” Tony the Peanut Man’s voice is a fixture at any RiverDogs game, yet due to a fire in April, has been missing from the stands.  After a middle of the night fire, Anthony Wright, better known as Tony the Peanut Man, was left without any equipment to continue his business. But with more than a bit of community support and a little coordinating between and, the entrepreneur could be well on his way to rebounding.  To help out, beginning Monday, Peanuts for Tony, a week of events sponsored by will feature local businesses and deals to get Wright back on his feet. Throughout the week, will offer deals for $1 on their website specifically for this chain of events, in addition to all of the other $1 coupons available on their site via many local businesses.

Monday, May 7th – Oku, located at 463 King street will offer a specialty drink for Tony all night long with 100% of the proceeds being donated.  Oku will be open for dinner from 5p.m. to 12a.m.

Tuesday, May 8th – Big Guns Burger Shop, located at 137 Calhoun Street will donate 10% of sales from 5p.m. until 2 a.m. to Tony.  In addition, will offer a buy one burger, get one free deal on their website.

Wednesday, May 9th Triangle – West Ashley, located on 828 Savannah Highway will donate 100% of tips and specialty drink sales to Tony from 4p.m. to 7p.m. The Peanut Man himself, Tony is the guest bartender and will also be serving boiled peanut hummus while music is played by one of our favorite radio personalities, Joe Girard, of 95sx.       

Thursday, May 10th – Torch Velvet Lounge, located at 545 King St. will donate 10% of sales from 8p.m. to 2a.m. and will host a DJ at 10p.m. coupons offer half off of your entire bar tab between 8p.m. and 10p.m.

Friday, May 11th – NV located at 48 North Market St. will donate 50% of the door proceeds to Tony from 10p.m. until 2a.m to Tony.  Beats provided by DJ Y-Not & coupons available for $1 for your first drink between 10p.m. and 11p.m.

Saturday, May 12th - Jimbo's Rock Lounge located at 1662 Savannah Hwy will donate a portion of the door proceeds to Tony and will feature The Average Savage as their live band from 7p.m. to 11p.m.

There will be deals available each night for attendees as well via's representatives, who will be on-site with freebies and info regarding their new deal website and how customers can win some major prizes just by signing up and purchasing $1 coupons. is a user-friendly platform that provides a large number of sailings at local businesses.  With a large variety, personalization and affordability, the process is simple: buy the coupon for $1 and redeem it direct with the merchant. Check out the deals online now at 

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