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 13th annual THE GREAT PUMPKIN PATCH will be open for the 2020 season from October 2nd-31st. We have live pig races every day! Wagon rides & pumpkins! Open October 4th-October 31st. Monday-Thursday 9am to 2pm, Friday-Saturday 9am to dark with the last hayride leaving at 6pm, and Sunday from 12-6. Great fall field trip […]