- Written by By Dean Rowland
Celebrations in the Lowcountry are legendary in their scope, frequency and attendance, stretching along the coast from Hilton Head Island to Charleston. The historic city of Beaufort — surrounded by waterways and closely embracing its 504-year history —rightfully stakes its claim as among the best hosts.
Fairs and festivals pay homage to Beaufort’s history, culture, seafood, cinema, literature and antebellum homes throughout the year. Here’s a chronological look at a dozen popular events.