For over 30 years, the Original Gullah Festival has provided unique family-friendly cultural experiences for our local, national and international attendees of over 35,000 plus during the 3-day event. This celebration continues the tradition of honoring those who fought and paid the ultimate sacrifice to preserve the Union.
The Gullah Festival annually takes place every Memorial Day weekend. The 2017 festival is May 26-28 at the Henry C. Chambers Waterfront Park located at 1010 Bay Street in Beaufort, South Carolina. The gates for the festival will open Friday (10am-8pm), Saturday (10am-10pm) and Sunday (2pm-7pm). Come shop for unique Gullah and Low Country treasures and experience authentic cuisine at The Gullah Marketplace daily during the festival from 10am to 11 pm.