Shop local and win during the month of March. Here on Edisto, the weather’s getting warmer, birds are starting to sing again, and plants are starting to bloom (queue pollen covered cars and price increases on allergy medicine!). With spring on the horizon, March is the perfect month to tackle spring cleaning. Something been on... read more "Shop Local: Spring Spruce-Up Time is Here!"
Celebrating 30 Years: An Edisto Beach Blockbuster Christmas The Edisto Beach Christmas Parade was a very merry kickoff to the holiday season. The parade theme was Celebrating 30 Years: An Edisto Beach Blockbuster Christmas and the nearly twenty parade participants did not disappoint! Featuring a variety of Christmas movie classics and an appearance from Santa... read more "30th Annual Edisto Beach Christmas Parade"
*Special Note* Results from the Week: Shop Local Week was completed, we had 300 receipts submitted from 36 businesses, totaling $19,276 in purchases. Shop Local Week in Edisto will be held from Saturday, December 12 through Saturday, December 19, 2020. Shoppers will be rewarded as they get out and shop retail, dine (or get takeout)... read more "Shop Local Week at Edisto: December 12-19"
November 14th turned out to be a beautiful day on Edisto for this year’s 9th Annual Edisto Beach Road Race, featuring a 5K run and 1M fun run/walk. You could not have asked for better weather on a Saturday in mid-November. 104 participants were registered across the 5K run and 1M walk, ranging in age... read more "The 9th Annual Edisto Beach Road Race Hit the Ground Running"
In a virtual award presentation held September 14, 2020, the Edisto Chamber awarded the 2019-20 Business of the Year Award to local family-owned business Edisto Seafood. The Business of the Year Award is typically presented at the Chamber’s Annual Dinner which had to be cancelled this year due to the COVID pandemic. In order to... read more "Edisto Seafood Awarded Business of the Year by Edisto Chamber of Commerce"
Under normal circumstances, the Martha Whetstone Award is presented at the Chamber’s Annual Dinner for the many members who attend to recognize and congratulate the award winner. 2020 has been anything but normal. With the postponement of the annual dinner, the Chamber presented this well deserved honor at the August 10th Board Meeting. This year’s... read more "The Edisto Chamber of Commerce announces Bob Hare as the 2020 Martha Whetstone Service Award winner"
Edisto Island, S.C., 2018 – The Edisto Island and Edisto Beach communities will soak up the longer days of late spring and summer with fun events and seasonal favorites that capture the spirit of this quiet coastal island destination in the South Carolina Lowcountry. The Arts and Crafts Market at Bay Creek Park, featuring the... read more "Edisto is Warming Things Up for a Robust Summer Season"
The Edisto Island and Edisto Beach communities are in early bloom and ready, set with activities on this otherwise quiet coastal island destination in the revered South Carolina Lowcountry. To get into the swing of spring, the Edisto Island Historical Preservation Society’s History Harvest Festival will be held March 10 at the New First Missionary... read more "It’s Warm Outside, and Edisto’s Ready for an Early Spring"
Edisto Island, C.C., 2017 – The Edisto Island and Edisto Beach communities are revving up for the holidays with seasonal favorites, starting with an event celebrating the history of this treasured coastal destination in the South Carolina Lowcountry, followed by a return of the island’s late in the year traditional festivities. On November 16 at... read more "Edisto Set to Ring in the Holidays with Seasonal Favorites"
Edisto Island, S.C., 2017 – Just days away from “official” spring and with longer days leaving more time to explore, the Edisto Island and Edisto Beach communities are gearing up for the new season as the significant $17 million beach re-nourishment project, designed to restore and protect the shoreline here, is soon to be complete.... read more "Edisto Continues the “Comeback” and Fills the Calendar with Spring Events"