Labor Day on the Green
Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial Park
St. Helena Island. 11am. Program with speakers and choirs.
Old-fashioned farmers market with festivities, fish fry, homemade
ice cream. (843)838-2432,

Edisto Island
Edisto Pride-Beach/River Sweep
Edisto Island Open Land Trust

Hampton County Arts Council
Friends of the Arts Appreciation Banquet
Palmetto Theater in Hampton, (803)943-3100

Hilton Head Island
RE/MAX Children’s Miracle Network Doubles Tournament
Men’s/Women’s Doubles, Mixed Doubles, Children’s Singles

Annual Celebrity Golf Tournament
An island Labor Day weekend tradition, benefits 20 children’s
charities. (843)842-7711

Wheelchair Tennis Championships
Van der Meer Tennis Center. The world’s top wheelchair tennis players compete.

Seafood Jazz & Brew
Shelter Cove Community Park.
Variety of foods from Island restaurants, music, contests, waiter’s races,
children’s entertainment. (843)686-4944

Battle of Parker’s Ferry
Site of the ambush of the British by General Francis Marion on August 30, 1781.
He and a force of four hundred Patriots battled five hundred and forty British
at the Battle of Parkers Ferry, forcing them to withdraw to Charleston
This is an annual Re-enactment of the Battle of Parker’s Ferry with Hesians,
Patriots, British soldiers, cannons and sutlers. Battlefields open at 10am.

Yemassee Shrimp Festival
Boat parade, battle of the shrimp,
arts & crafts, unique shrimp cuisine.

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