The charming and eclectic historic district of Bluffton is gearing up for the 8th Annual Bluffton Seafood and Arts Festival, where fine art and the bounty of the sea come together!
Both locals and visitors flock to this quirky art community, well known for its fantastic mix of the old and new, a real sense of community, and natural river beauty, for the Seafood and Arts Festival each year to experience the locally harvested seafood, delicious Low Country cuisine, rich history, culture and art of the area and Southern hospitality!
This year’s week long festival is October 14 – 21, 2012 and offers a myriad of activities! The highlight of the festival is the Streetfest which includes a juried fine art show featuring over 100 artists from 10 different states displaying and selling their art, delicious food provided by the area’s premier restaurants and caterers and great music and entertainment on Saturday, October 20th and Sunday, October 21st.
Other highlights of this family friendly event are:
- Boat Parade
- Oyster Fest
- Kayak and paddle board tours on the May River
- Tour and Lowcountry Boil
- Author Night “Celebrate the Lowcountry”
- Backwater Boat Cruise and Archeological Paddle
- Kick-off Party for Art-Sea Dash
- Family Night at the Promenade
- May River Dolphin & History Boat Cruises
- Children’s fishing tournament
- Art and Seafood Street Fest
- Music and entertainment
- Rockin’ on the Dock
Fall is the perfect season for the Seafood and Arts Festival because of the serene natural beauty of this area this time of year. It’s one of the most fun annual events and there is just so much to enjoy!
I hope you have a wonderful time at this year’s event! What part of the Bluffton Seafood and Arts Festival is your favorite?
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