Memorial Day Weekend – 3 Days of Live Music Salute

Join us this Memorial Day weekend in honor of our brave, fallen heroes! Enjoy 3 days of live music and fun starting this Saturday! It’s also time to “unofficially” kick off the start of summer on Daufuskie Island. If you are looking for some fun in the Carolina sun, make plans to join us at [...]

Make a Traditional Southern New Year’s Day Dinner

According to popular folklore, there are certain dishes a good Southerner should eat on New Year's Day. These yummy dishes are designed to bring good luck throughout the year and are so delicious, we think you just might want to give them a try! Start the New Year with these lucky Southern food traditions and [...]

Join in the Memorial Day Festivities on Daufuskie Island

It’s time to “unofficially” kick off the start of summer with a Memorial Day celebration on Daufuskie Island. If you are looking for some fun in the Carolina sun, make plans to join us at The Old Daufuskie Crab Company on Daufuskie Island for a weekend long Memorial Day celebration you won’t soon forget!   [...]

Ideal Lowcountry Backdrop for a Wedding or Event

Are you planning a special event and looking for a fun and unique place for your celebration? Do you want something different and fun and something folks will be talking about for years to come? Consider The Bloody Point Lighthouse or Freeport Marina for a coastal affair with a sultry Lowcountry ambience your guests will not [...]

Hurricane Matthew and Daufuskie Island

Our beloved Daufuskie Island had a visitor last week that we weren’t too fond of. Hurricane Matthew ripped through the Island on the evening of October 7 and continued to cause destruction into the next day. Daufuskie Island took a beating; but will definitely persevere. Update: Freeport Marina and Enjoy Daufukie will resume operations on [...]

History Lesson: Southern Live Oak Trees

Southern live oaks are majestic trees that are emblems of the South. When given enough room to grow, their sweeping limbs plunge toward the ground before shooting upward, creating an impressive array of branches. Crowns of the largest southern live oaks reach diameters of 150 feet—nearly large enough to encompass half of a football field! [...]

History Lesson: Silver Dew Winery on Daufuskie Island

The tiny and historic Silver Dew Winery is located in a small building on Daufuskie Island that dates all the way back to 1883. The building was originally constructed as what was known back then as a “wick house”. Wick houses were used as a place to store oil, wicks, and even the lamp for [...]

Have a Lowcountry Thanksgiving with a Delicious Pecan Pie

Sweet, simple and overflowing with pecans, this scrumptious desert is a Southern staple during the holidays. Here’s an easy and delicious pecan pie recipe you can make in no time that they will be sure to gobble up! Make this pie and remind your family of their favorite time spent in the Hilton Head and [...]

Harvest Festival at Bloody Point Lighthouse, Pig & Oyster Roast

Fall is in the Lowcountry air! Join us October 1st, 3pm - 7pm, for the 1st Annual Harvest Festival at The Bloody Point Lighthouse on Daufuskie. We'll enjoy a roll-up-your-sleeves good time with a Pig and Oyster Roast, historical presentations, games for kids, and gift certificate giveaways! from Glen Roberts of Carolina Gold Rice Foundation. [...]

Harvest Festival at the Bloody Point Lighthouse

Join us October 1st, for the 1st Annual Harvest Festival at The Bloody Point Lighthouse, Daufuskie Island. The fun starts at 4 PM! Please check back for more information on this event. Call 843-342-8687 (press 0) for information and reservations. Visit website here.

Getting Your Daufuskie Island Ferry Tickets

When you vacation in beautiful Hilton Head, you expect a certain degree of beautiful sights and fun adventures. Sometimes at the same time. Most everything here is on the water, or involves the seashores, which is why nature lovers often flock to this destination. With that said, there are dozens of things to do, see, [...]