Archive for July 14th, 2011

Even with all the festival activities, don’t forget to vote in tuesday’s special election

0 / July 14, 2011 1:41 pm

Three candidates are running for Beaufort City Council to fill the seat left open by former council member, Gary Fordham, who passed away in April. Larry Holman is president/CEO of the Beaufort Black Chamber of Commerce. George O’Kelley is an […]

Let the festivities begin

0 / July 14, 2011 1:35 pm

56 years of tradition 300 years of history Beaufort’s Water Festival   The Opening Ceremony of the Beaufort Water Festival, sponsored by the South Carolina Education Lottery, is Friday, July 15. Gates open at 6 p.m., and the ceremony begins […]

Raft Race … Always Entertaining!

Raft Race … Always Entertaining!

0 / July 14, 2011 1:31 pm

The Raft Race is always an exciting event, held on the first Saturday of the Beaufort Water Festival. Teams of eleven race rafts in the Beaufort River, competing for the coveted, yearlong title of Raft Race Winner. This year, the […]

Saturday, July 16th Activities

Saturday, July 16th Activities

0 / July 14, 2011 1:29 pm

Raft Race Sponsored by Boundary Street Collision Center 9 a.m., Waterfront Park No longer accepting applications

Children’s Day, a fun event for the entire family

Children’s Day, a fun event for the entire family

0 / July 14, 2011 1:27 pm

Kids all over Beaufort County enjoy the first Sunday of Water Festival the most, because, well, it’s Children’s Day! Families enjoy a host of activities, ranging from jump castles, face painting and line dancing to magic shows, carnival games and […]

Sunday, July 17: Children’s Day

Sunday, July 17: Children’s Day

0 / July 14, 2011 1:24 pm

Festival Art and Craft Market 9 a.m. – 5 p.m., Waterfront Park

Monday, July 18: Motown Monday

Monday, July 18: Motown Monday

0 / July 14, 2011 1:23 pm

Croquet Tournament Sponsored by Modern Jewelers 9 a.m., Waterfront Park Entry fee: $40 per tournament team, $30 per co-ed team Still accepting applications

Tuesday, July 19: Tropical Tuesday

Tuesday, July 19: Tropical Tuesday

1 / July 14, 2011 1:20 pm

Croquet Tournament (continued) Sponsored by Modern Jewelers 9 a.m., Waterfront Park

Wednesday, July 20: Talent Show

Wednesday, July 20: Talent Show

0 / July 14, 2011 1:18 pm

Croquet Tournament (continued) • Sponsored by Modern Jewelers • 9 a.m., Waterfront Park

Be simple. Be happy. Be real. Be Beaufort!

0 / July 14, 2011 1:16 pm

  By Cherimie Crane Scribbled on notepads, tucked in tablets, drafted in unsent emails are stories some of great significance, some of little importance, and many incomplete thoughts. Descriptive paragraphs about the way the moonlight dances across the Beaufort River […]