October

Beaufort/Port Royal/Sea Islands
Beaufort Shrimp Festival, (843) 525-6644, www.beaufortshrimpfestival.com

Pig Pickin’ (and Chicken) in the Park, Port Royal, (843) 681-2200, www.namibeaufortcounty.org

Ghost Tours of Beaufort, (843) 524-4678, www.capabeaufort.org

OktoPRFest, 809 Paris Ave, (843) 684-1987, www.oldvillageportroyal.com

Fall Festival of Houses & Gardens, 208 Scott Street, Beaufort, (843) 379-3331, www.historicbeaufort.org

Bluffton
Oktoberfest Beer & Brats Festival Bluffton, www.oldtownbluffton.com

Historic Bluffton Arts & Seafood Festival, (843) 757-BLUF, www.blufftonartsandseafoodfestival.com 

Okatie Rotary Polo for Charity at Rose Hill Plantation, Bluffton, (843) 298-3055, (843) 686-4852, www.rotaryclubofokatie.com

Edisto Beach
Art Guild Fall Show & Sale, the Edistonian General Store, Edisto Island, www.edistochamber.com

Edisto & Beyond Tour of Historic Plantations, Churches and Graveyards, 8123 Chisolm Plantation Rd, (843) 869-1954, www.edistomuseum.org

Annual Edisto Fall Festival, Jungle Road, Edisto Beach, (843) 869-3867, www.edistochamber.com

Hilton Head Island
Fore the Troops Golf Tournament, Whooping Crane Way, Hilton Head Island, (843) 681-1416, www.honorourheroesfoundation.org

Chili Cook-off, Hilton Head Island, 70 Honey Horn Drive, www.hiltonheadkiwanis.org

Ridgeland 
Gopher Hill Festival, Ridgeland, (843) 258-4008, www.gopherhillfestival.org

Taste of the Lowcountry Tailgate, Jasper County Farmers Market, 9935 South Jacob Smart Blvd. (Hwy. 17), (843) 717-1615, www.bgclowcountry.org

Walterboro
Lowcountry Fiber Fair at the Colleton Museum & Farmers Market and SC Artisans Center, 318 Wichman St, Walterboro, (843) 549-2303, www.cm-fm.org 

Suds & Sausage, South Carolina Artisans Center, 318 Wichman St, Walterboro, (843) 549-0011, www.scartisanscenter.com

Varnville
Men’s Wild Game Banquet, Varnville, (803) 943-5050, www.varnvillefbc.org