he Coastal Discovery Museum and the Santa Elena Foundation have joined together to tell the story of America’s first century.   The Coastal Discovery Museum will host this new 1,000 square foot traveling exhibit through December 7.  In the 16th century, Spain claimed the New World, today known as North America, and named it La Florida.  The […]

Beaufort’s Shrimp Festival Must Go On! Due to limitations on large gatherings and concerns about public health during the COVID19 pandemic, the Beaufort Shrimp Festival is being reimagined for 2020! Instead of a single weekend event, Shrimp Festival Season will celebrate the fall shrimp season and highlight the region’s culinary traditions spanning three weeks. We invite […]

The 2020 Beaufort River Swim+5k has been RESCHEDULED FOR SATURDAY, SEPT. 19, 2020!  If you have urgent questions please contact Denice Fanning, Event Director: d.fanning@wardlefamilyymca.org or call 843-521-1904 _________________________ Yes! A 5k LAND RACE IS NOW PART OF THE BRS,  BUT ONLY IN COMBINATION WITH EITHER SWIM OR RELAY TEAM! (THIS IS A CHANGE DUE TO SOCIAL […]

Offering fresh vegetables and fruits, local honey, local crafts, plants, baked goods, prepared food, music, and much more, the Colleton Farmers Market is open from May through October on Tuesdays from 4 p.m. until 8 p.m. and on Saturdays from 9 a.m. until 1 p.m.  In November and December the Market is only open on […]

Bluffton Artisan Market Features Local Makers This fall in the Southern Barrel parking lot Bluffton’s artisan markets are back! The Bluffton Artisan Market is an open-air shopping event with live music that features local makers from 1-6 p.m. Saturdays September 19, October 3, October 17 and November 14 in the Southern Barrel parking lot in […]

Sweetgrass Basket Making Classes at the Coastal Discovery Museum The Coastal Discovery Museum at Honey Horn will continue to offer Sweetgrass Basket Making classes this fall.  Classes will be held Saturdays, September 5 and 19, October 10 and 21, and November 7 and 21 from 10:30 am until 12:30 pm   Learn about the history of […]

  Friends of Colleton County Animal Shelter will be hosting our 7th Annual Walk & Wag event on Saturday, September 19, 2020, from 11:00 am – 1:00 pm. This event is held in the Walterboro Wildlife Center parking lot (at the corner of N. Jefferies Blvd and Washington St.) with group walks through the Walterboro […]

DIY at the Maritime Center Call Port Royal Sound Foundation Maritime Center to reserve your spot! September 3 – Build your own paper rocket and put it to the test! Launch your rocket to see how far it will go. Recommended for ages 5+, children must be accompanied by an adult. September 5 – Learn […]