Shop local, support Edisto small businesses 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.... 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"
A memorable holiday season is on the itinerary during your Winter vacation at Edisto Beach, South Carolina! From twinkling lights to the perfect gift for everyone on your list and sightings of the big guy himself, we definitely know how to celebrate the holidays. Here, the weather is crisp and cool and the events are... read more "Have a Holly Jolly Holiday at Edisto Beach"
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"
Ready for safe, family-friendly fun? Social distancing is easy at Edisto Beach where spreading out and relaxing comes naturally! Our local restaurants, shops, and vacation rentals are taking the steps to make having a socially responsible vacation as easy as a South Carolina breeze. The beauty of a vacation is found in the memories that... read more "Travel Safely, Travel Responsibly: Make Memories at Edisto Beach"
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"
Charlotte Magazine — When you book a beach getaway, your expectations probably feature a worry-free state-of-mind, unparalleled bliss, and the calming sound of waves crashing against the shore… not fighting for a small square of space on the sand among hundreds of other people who had the same idea. This summer, take the beach road... read more "Hidden Gem: 5 Things You Didn’t Know About Edisto Beach"
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"