The Lowcountry has been lucky enough to have many feature films produced here. Beaufort, especially, has been the location of many of these movies. If you are a movie buff, it’s well worth the 30 minute drive from Bluffton to see these silver-screen locales in person. Below is a guide on how to do it…. Read More…
The 2019 St. Patrick’s Day Parade kicks off on Saturday, March 16 at 10:15 a.m. More than 300,000 people are expected to visit and attend the parade, in which more than 280 floats and marching units will travel through the downtown streets of Savannah. Starting at the corner of Abercorn and Gwinnett Streets and concluding at Bull and Harris Streets, the parade lasts about four hours and includes local Irish groups, pipe bands, celebrities, politicians and military units. This lively celebration has been a tradition in Savannah for more than 190 years. The parade dates from approximately 1824 and is considered a military spectacle, which features soldiers marching through the scenic streets from different regiments.
The 2019 St. Patrick’s Day celebrations and ceremonies in Savannah rock downtown all month long. With charity bar crawls, ceremonies to honor the military and festivals all over town to celebrate Celtic heritage, Savannah is sure to have an event everyone will love. The most popular St. Patty’s parties on River Street and in City Market kick off on Friday, March 15 at 10 a.m. and continue Saturday from 10 a.m. until midnight. Live entertainment, food and beverage vendors will be onsite, and a $10 wristband will be required in order to drink alcoholic beverages outdoors, so be sure to bring your I.D. proving that you’re over 21!
Parking is prohibited in the marshaling areas and parade route, which will be marked the day before. Vehicles parked in the prohibited zones will be towed beginning at 6 a.m. the day of the parade.
- Greening of the Fountain: Friday, March 8
- Tybee Island Parade: Saturday, March 9
- Celtic Cross Ceremony: Sunday, March 10
- St. Patrick’s Day Fire Ball: Friday, March 15
- Savannah Parade: Saturday, March 16
- City Market & River Street Celebrations: Friday, March 15-Saturday, March 16
Erin Go Bragh!
For detailed parade and event information, visit savannahsaintpatricksday.com.
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Boat Landings: Alljoy Boat Landing: 265 Alljoy Rd., Bluffton Access to May River and Calibogue Sound Long fetch; Water can be rough Drop off at Low Tide Heavily used; Very limited parking (Approximately 20 spaces) Bluffton Oyster Factory Park: 75 Wharf St., Bluffton Access to May River Ramp only; No courtesy dock 20 Parking… Read More…
1. Lowcountry Boil (Frogmore Stew) Ingredients: 5 quarts of water 1 (3 ounce) bag of crab boil seasoning 4 tablespoons Old Bay seasoning 1 lemon, halved 4 pounds small red potatoes 6 small red onions 2 pounds kielbasa or hot smoked link sausage, cut into 1, 1/2 inch pieces 6 ears of corn, halved 4 pounds… Read More…
Go Shopping at the Outlets: With 95 brands to choose from, you are sure to find something for everyone on your list. When you are done shopping, take a break to have lunch or dinner at our various dining venues at both Tanger 1 and Tanger 2. Tanger 1: 1256 Fording Island Rd. | Tanger… Read More…
Explore the beauty and charm of Bluffton, while discovering the many parks and recreational activities along the moss-laden oaks lining the streets. There is something to discover for everyone in the family. DuBois Park: 67 Lawrence St. Playground Open-air Pavilion Picnic Tables Restrooms Benches Open Lawn Area Bluffton Oyster Factory Park: 63 Wharf St. Boat… Read More…