Events Calendar

Calendar of Events

January 11, 2015
EIHPS Annual Members Meeting & Reception
Edisto Island Museum
2:00 pm
Edisto Island Historic Preservation Society
For more info, call 843-869-1954

January 16 - 6:00 to 9:00 pm
Edisto United Oysters & Cocktails
Bay Creek Park
This event kicks off the Edisto Eats Festival. Tickets are $25 per person and includes specialty cocktails, oysters, and heavy hors d’oeuvres.

January 24, 1:00 pm
Shaggin n’ Oysters at Dockside
Dockside Restaurant
DJ Jim Bowers will be there for some great music for the shag enthusiasts. Free admission and all you can eat oysters for $17.

January 27 - 6:00 pm
Chef Cookoff Preliminary #1
Pressleys at the Marina
This is the 1st Preliminary Cookoff leading up to the Ultimate Chef Competition on March 28. Chef Michael Eynon of Sesame Burgers and Beer will compete against Chef Ryan Bouknight of The Alley.

February 7 - 5:00-7:00 pm
EICA Annual Meeting and Oyster Roast
Edisto Community Center, 1717 Highway 174
Rain Date: February 8

February 9, 2015, 7 PM
Edisto Jazz Trio (sponsored by the Edisto Art Guild)
Edisto Education and Civic Center, 42 Station Court

February 24 - 6:00 pm
Chef Cookoff Preliminary #2
Pressleys at the Marina
Round two leading up to the Ultimate Chef Competition on March 28.

February 24 - 7:00pm
The Market Preparation of Carolina Rice
New First Missionary Baptist Church
Lecture by Dr. Richard Porcher and William Judd
Sponsored by the Edisto Island Historic Preservation Society

March 13, 2015
Pasta Dinner at McConkey's
McConkey's Jungle Shack
Held the night before the Road Race

March 14, 2015
4th Annual Edisto Road Race - 5K, 1 Mile, Walk & Fun Run
Wyndham Ocean Ridge Rec Center
3rd Annual Walk & Fun Run

March 20-22
The Hallelujah Girls
Edisto Beach Civic Center
A comedy presented by the Edisto Art Guild Players
Dinner Theater March 19 at6:30 pm
For ticket info,call 843-869-9275

March 21, 2015
FREESPACE Annual Meeting
Member Meeting, Lunch, ACE Basin River Cruise, Kayaking Excursion,etc.

March 28, 2015
Great American Clean-Up Spring Campaign
Sponsored by EdistoPride, 9:00 am – Highway 174 Community Center

Ducks Unlimited Game Dinner

March 28, 2015
5th Annual Edisto Eats Food Festival
McConkey’s Jungle Shack
Ulltimate Chef Competition, Arts & Crafts Festival, etc. McConkey's Jungle Shack parking lot
For further info, call 843-869-0097

April 2, 8, 15, 22 and 29, 2015
Arts & Crafts Market
Bay Creek Park
Every Wednesday
9:00am - 5:00pm

April 4, 2015
Art Guild Spring Show & Sale
The Edistonian General Store
10:00 am- 4:00 pm

April 5, 2015
Easter Sunrise Service
Pavilion Parking Lot
6:30 am

April 11 - 6:00 - 9:00 pm
Hoedown for History
The Barn at Sunnyside Plantation, Peters Point Road
Dancing in Denim to the Blue Plantation Band
BBQ and Full Bar
Sponsored by the Edisto Island Historic Preservation Society

May 2, 2015 (Always the first Saturday in May)
Edisto Day Bazaar - Arts & Crafts Festival
Lion's Club
Sponsored by the King's Daughters

May 3
Legacy Live Oak Dedication and Conservation Celebration
Indigo Farms, Highway 174
Sponsored by the Edisto Island Open Land Trust (843-869-9004). The featuring guest speaker will be Rowland Alston.

May 6, 13, 20, and 27, 2015
Arts & Crafts Market
Bay Creek Park
Every Wednesday
9:00 am - 5:00 pm

May 22-23
Offshore Fishing Challenge
Big Bay Creek

May 23, 2015 (Always the Saturday before Memorial Day)
Fire Department Fish Fry & Arts and Craft Show
Lion's Club (2907 Myrtle Street)

June 2 - August 6, 2015
Edisto Beach Lions Club
Tuesdays & Thursdays only! Doors open 6:00 p.m.; games begin at 6:30 p.m.

June 3, 10, 17, and 24, 2015
Arts & Crafts Market
Bay Creek Park
Every Wednesday
9:00am - 5:00pm

June 5 - 6:00 pm
Open Land Trust Cocktail Party and Live & Silent Auction
Location to be announced

June 6
The Tomato Open Golf Tournament
The Plantation Course at Edisto (843-869-1111)
Tournament benefits the Edisto Island Open Land Trust (843-869-9004).

July 1, 8, 15, and 29, 2014
Arts & Crafts Market
Bay Creek Park
Every Wednesday(EXCEPT July 22 - Governors Cup Week)
9:00 am - 5:00 pm

July 22 - 25, 2015
Governors Cup Billfish Tournament
Edisto Marina (843-869-3504)

August 5, 12, 19 and 26, 2015
Arts & Crafts Market
Bay Creek Park
Every Wednesday
9:00 am - 5:00 pm

September 2, 9, 16 ,23 and 30, 2015
Arts & Crafts Market
Bay Creek Park
Every Wednesday
9:00 am - 5:00 pm

September 4-6, 2015
Edisto Beach Music & Shag Fest
Bay Creek Park (beside Edisto Marina)
Admission $10 per day for adults, children under 12 free. Arts and Crafts, Food Vendors and great music!
Friday - 12noon - 11:00pm DJ Jim Bowers; 3:00 -7:00pm Shem Creek Boogie Band; 7:30 - 11:00pm Band of Oz
Saturday - 10:00am - 7:00pm DJ Jim Bowers; 2:00 - 6:00pm Shag Doctors; 7:00-11:00pm The Entertainers and Shag Contest at 9:00pm
Sunday - 12noon -3:00pm DJ Jim Bowers;3:00-7:00pm The Fantastic Shakers

September 19, 2015(Always the third Saturday in September)
Beach & River Sweep
Edisto Beach State Park
Sponsored by EdistoPride

September 26, 2015
5th Annual Edisto Shrimp Fest
Bay Creek Park, Edisto Beach

October 7, 14,15, 21 and 28, 2015
Arts & Crafts Market
Bay Creek Park
Every Wednesday
9:00 am - 5:00 pm

October 10, 2015 (Always the second Saturday in Oct)
Art Guild Fall Show & Sale
The Edistonian General Store

October 10, 2015 (Always the second Saturday in Oct)
Edisto and Beyond Tour
Edisto Island Historic Preservation Society
Annual Tour of Historic Plantations, Churches Graveyards & Historic Sites, 10:00 am – 5:00 pm

October 17, 2015 (Always the third Saturday in Oct)
Edisto Fall Festival
Jungle Road
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Annual Fall Festival features arts, crafts, and children's activities. Business sponsored events in the evening.

Date TBA
Edisto Island Mostly Bluegrass Festival
11 am - 9 pm

October 30, 2015
Trick or Treat at the Creek
Bay Creek Park (beside Edisto Marina)
The 6th Annual Children’s Trick-or-Treat at the Creek will be held from 6:00pm to 8:00pm. There will be games, prizes, trick or treating, and a costume contest sponsored by McConkey's Jungle Shack, starting at 7:00pm. For information call Town Hall(843)869-2505

November 16
Open Land Trust Oyster Roast and Annual Meeting
Middleton Plantation
Sponsored by the the Edisto Island Open Land Trust

November 25
Blood Drive
Edisto Beach Baptist Church
For an appointment, call 843-893-7702 or

November 28
Edisto Museum Annual Open House and Sale
8123 Chisolm Plantation Road

November 28 - 30
With These Hands Holiday Open House Weekend
1444 Highway 174
Friday, November 28th, Deal Day! 10am-6pm
10% off, buy one get one half off, and other discounts on select items around the gallery.

Saturday, November 29th, Giving Tree Unveiling 10am-6pm
The gallery's annual giving tree will be unveiled and all proceeds from items on and under the tree will be donated to Edisto United's holiday program, the Edisto Elves.Enjoy complimentary holiday drinks and light hors d’ouevres while you shop!

Sunday, November 30, Free Gift with Every Purchase! 12pm-4pm
The gallery will be open an extra day to ensure everyone gets a chance to kick off their holiday shopping!For further info, contact With These Hands Gallery, 843-869-3509,

November 28-29
Edisto True Value Weekend Sales Events
487 Highway 174
"Ladies Night" November 29, 6-8 pm...No Dudes Allowed
Everything 10% off; hors d'oeuvres and beverages.
For more information: 843-869-4420

November 29, 6-10pm
3rd Annual Oyster Roast at Flowers Seafood
1914 Highway 174
Tickets are $20 per person. Advance tickets are available at both Edisto Realty and Flowers Seafood.

December 7, 2014
Edisto Community Chorus Christmas Concert
Edisto Beach Baptist Church
7:00 pm

December 13, 2014 (Always the second Saturday in Dec)
24th Annual Edisto Christmas Parade, Boat Parade, Tree Lighting
600-100 block of Palmetto Blvd., Edisto Beach
Street Parade -2:00 pm
Town Christmas Tree lighting and other festivities in Bay Creek Park following the parade
Boat Parade - 5:00 pm at Big Bay Creek

December 13 - After the Christmas Parade
Finn's Island Grill Fund Raiser
The Travelin' Kine Band performs immediately following the Edisto Beach Christmas Parade in the Finn's parking lot. Proceeds from the event will benefit the family, and celebrate the life, of Patrolman Robert Blaze Blajszczak. Join the fun and enjoy some Hot Cocoa, BBQ, and live music. A Live and Silent Auctions starts at 6:00pm.

December 14, 3:00 – 5:00 pm
Christmas Beach Home Tour
737 Fairway Drive, 612 King Cotton Road, 204 Jungle Shores Drive, & 3417 Myrtle Street
Four(4) Edisto Beach homes will be decorated in their holiday best to share some Christmas spirit. Proceeds will benefit beach renourishment. Tickets are $30 each or $50 per couple (available at; McConkeys, Atwood Vacations, Monkey Sea or Edisto True Value Hdwe. Tickets available during the parade in front of Bi Lo.). The tour includes; Decorated homes, Christmas music, light hors d’oeuvres, egg nog and mulled apple cider. For further info: 843-869-3867 or


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P.O. Box 206
Edisto Island, SC 29438


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