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May 19, 2014, 13:40 ET

Beaufort Celebrates 59th Annual Water Festival July 18 - July 27

The 59th Annual Beaufort Water Festival returns to the historic city's Henry C. Chambers Waterfront Park from July 18 to July 27, 2014. This year's...

Feb 03, 2014, 10:30 ET

Beaufort Welcomes 8th Annual International Film Festival

BEAUFORT, S.C., Feb. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/-- The Beaufort International Film Festival returns for the 8th time at the University of South...

Oct 07, 2013, 09:00 ET

Exchange Club's 21st Annual Beaufort Ghost Tours Begin October 11, All Proceeds Benefit The Child Abuse Prevention Association

The Exchange Club of Beaufort's hosts its 21st annual Ghost Tours in historic downtown Beaufort, S.C., beginning Friday, Oct. 11. The annual event,...

Aug 12, 2013, 09:00 ET

The Beaufort History Museum Brings The Story Of The 1st S.C. Volunteers Back To Beaufort

 The Beaufort History Museum honors the 1st S.C. Volunteers, (also known as the 1st S.C. Colored Troops) and its contributions to the Civil War...

Jul 03, 2013, 10:05 ET

Beaufort's Annual Penn Center Heritage Days Celebration Highlights Sea Islands' Gullah, Geechee Culture & History

 The Penn Center Heritage Days Celebration, an annual festival that recognizes the Gullah heritage and its ties to West and Central Africa, as...

May 06, 2013, 10:00 ET

Beaufort's 58th Annual Water Festival Celebrates Summer In The South This July

 The Beaufort Water Festival, an annual celebration of Southern summer traditions, returns to Beaufort's Henry C. Chambers Waterfront Park for...

Feb 11, 2013, 10:15 ET

A Taste of Beaufort Festival Brings Out Historic City's Lowcountry Flavor

 A Taste of Beaufort returns to Henry C. Chambers Waterfront Park for its 14th year on Friday, May 3, and Saturday, May 4, and will feature...

Jan 16, 2013, 10:00 ET

2013 Big Story Fest And Liars Competition Brings Family Fun To Historic Beaufort

 The second annual 2013 Big Story Fest and Liars Competition returns to historic downtown Beaufort this April. Storyteller-naturalist Doug...

Nov 26, 2012, 10:00 ET

Beaufort Welcomes 7th Annual International Film Festival

 The Beaufort International Film Festival returns to the historic waterfront city for its seventh year and will feature approximately 30...

Oct 23, 2012, 10:00 ET

Beaufort's Fall Tour Of Homes Invites Guests To Experience Rare Look At Private, Historical Homes, Gardens & Plantations

 The annual Fall Festival of Houses and Gardens offers a rare tour of private, historical homes, gardens and plantations in Beaufort, S.C. from...

Oct 10, 2012, 13:00 ET

Exchange Club's 20th Annual Beaufort Ghost Tours Begin October 12, Proceeds Benefit The Child Abuse Prevention Association

This October, the Exchange Club of Beaufort's annual ghost tours reach a 20-year milestone of retelling haunted stories about the historic town....

Oct 03, 2012, 15:14 ET

The 18th Annual Beaufort Shrimp Festival Brings Shrimp Flavor & Fun to Historic City's Waterfront Park, October 5-6

 This weekend marks the 18th annual Beaufort Shrimp Festival for Beaufort, S.C. Consisting of local food, live music and contests, the free,...