The Coastal Discovery Museum will present “Generations” during January and February 2019.  You are cordially invited to discover and enjoy original works created by eight members of the renowned Palmer family of artists at the Coastal Discovery Museum during January and February 2019. The Palmers’ connection to Hilton Head Island began over fifty years ago […]

Today, the descendants of West Africans that were brought to the coastal islands of South Carolina and Georgia in bondage are striving to preserve a way of life. Gullah is more than simply the language and name of a people. It encompasses the essence of struggle, spirituality, perseverance and tradition. The Native Island Gullah People […]

Chamber Restaurant Week Visit us February 4 – 10, 2019 for the 2019 Chamber Restaurant Week! Modeled after successful restaurant weeks in New York and other cities, last year’s 10th annual Chamber Restaurant Week featured 70+ of the area’s top award-winning restaurants. View menus from this year’s participants below. Visit participating restaurants as they offer […]

Edith Wood Presents “In the Eye of the Beholder” Lowcountry Photography Exhibit  The Society of Bluffton Artists Featured Artist exhibit will show from Feb. 4-March 3 with an opening Reception is from 3 to 5 p.m. Feb. 10 at the SoBA Gallery Award-winning photographer Edith Wood has always had a love of the outdoors. She […]

A Taste of Gullah Native Island heritage and culture get the star treatment at this celebration of all things Gullah. The event features lip-smacking Lowcountry specialties such as barbecue ribs, conch stew, shrimp and grits, rice and beans, and okra gumbo. Fun for all ages! Entertainment TBA, but may include storyteller Louise Cohen, the Voices […]

Live Oak Cemetery Tour Take a stroll with local historian Elizabeth Laney. The cemetery tour will be centered around the Colored Section of Live Oak Cemetery featuring some of Walterboro’s most prominent 19th century African-American families, including two of Walterboro’s forgotten black Union soldiers. Please call ahead and register 843.549.2303. This event is free and […]