Tuesday, November 30, 2021 / by Sonya Reiselt
The Christmas season is beginning in the Beaufort area and the festivities are set to start this week. Are you ready for the fun to begin? Family-friendly activities are everywhere. From Christmas tree lightings and parades, meeting Santa, holiday boat parades, and more. Check out the wonderful events below going on this week and mark your calendars, so you don’t miss any of them.
Holiday Boat Lights at Shelter Cove Harbour and Marina- stroll the promenade and enjoy the beautiful holiday lights of the boats and the colorful winter wonderland of the marina. 7:00 – 10:00 pm through December 31st.
Beaufort Tree Lighting Ceremony & Night on the Town- From 6-9 pm enjoy entertainment, food, shopping and dining, and the Marine Corps Ensemble. Tree Lighting is at 8:00 pm.
Bluffton’s Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony & Santa’s Workshop- The tree lighting ceremony will take place at Martin Family Park at 5:30 pm with Sa ...
Tuesday, November 9, 2021 / by Sonya Reiselt
It’s a time to honor and remember those who have served to protect our freedom and the American way of life. November 11th is set aside to honor all these heroes and Beaufort is doing just that in many ways. Here are the events taking place around our area for you to participate in and thank our Veterans:
Veterans Day Parade- Downtown Beaufort
Parade line-up at 8:30 am
Parade- 10:00 am- 11:45 am
The parade route starts in front of the Beaufort National Cemetery and will head down Boundary Street, curve onto Bay Street, and end at the intersection of Boundary and Bladen Streets.
A Salute to Service: Military Appreciation
Naval Heritage Park, Port Royal
1:00 – 4:00 pm
A free community event to honor active duty, retired, and veteran service members.
Parris Island Marine Corps Band
Military & Community Leader Presentations
Free hot dogs to the first thousand with military ID
Food Trucks & Dessert Vendors
Kids Playground and Activities
Wednesday, October 27, 2021 / by Sonya Reiselt
It’s one of the most exciting weekends of the year and the Lowcountry is buzzing with events for every age! The entire month of October has been full of festive fall fun and Halloween events throughout the Lowcountry and this weekend is certainly no exception! From trunk-or-treats around the area and perfect mom and dad night out events, everyone will enjoy their Halloween weekend!
Trick-or-Treat at the Creek – Bay Creek Park, Edisto Island
· Wednesday, October 27th from 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm.
· Get the holiday weekend started off early on Edisto Beach! This trick-or-treating event comes with traditional trick-or-treating, along with games for kids of all ages as well as various opportunities to win prizes!
Trunk-or-Treat – Tanger Outlets, Hilton Head
· Saturday, Octo! ...
Wednesday, September 15, 2021 / by Sonya Reiselt
From idyllic temperatures to anticipated events, there are countless reasons get lost in the season that is Fall in the Lowcountry! Two of the favorite Fall festivals are coming up soon! After cancellations last year, everyone is excited to return to the fun and excitement these events have to offer!!
Port Royal’s Annual OktoPRfest – Saturday, September 25th from 11:00 – 5:00. The festival will take place in the heart of the Old Village in Port Royal on Paris Ave.
· Enjoy German inspired classics prepared fresh by local chefs, restaurants, and popular food trucks! Items such as brats, pretzels, and various festival favorites will be available all afternoon. And don’t forget about the beverages! Enjoy a variety of craft and domestic German-style beers, the true staple of any Oktoberfest!
· There will be live music thro; ...
Wednesday, July 7, 2021 / by Sonya Reiselt
After a long year, one of the most anticipated annual events in the Lowcountry is back! The 65th annual Beaufort Water Festival begins on Friday, July 16th, and will run through Sunday, July 25th. As always, festival-goers can expect to enjoy endless entertainment, live performances, fun on the water, delicious food, and the ever-popular local craft fair! There truly is something for every member of the family to enjoy throughout the ten-day festival!
Arts and Crafts Market
One of the most anticipated and loved events of the festival is back! Shop your hearts out while supporting local artisans at the popular festival market! Here are the shopping hours this year:
· Friday, July 16th- 2:00pm – 7:00pm
· Saturday, July 17th- 10:00am – 7:00pm
· Sunday, July 18th- 10:00am – 5:00pm