Lowcountry


12th Annual Ballpark Festival of Beers Slated for August 23

The Joe Turns into a Tasting Ground for Great Beers from Around the World While Featuring Local Bands & Food Trucks CHARLESTON, SC August 11, 2014 – The Joe and the annual Ballpark Festival of Beers have been synonymous with Lowcountry fun for more than a decade. The festival, presented by The […]


CARTA, Charleston RiverDogs Take Aim at Kazoo World Record

Lowcountry fans encouraged to blow old mark out of the water CHARLESTON, SC August 10, 2014 – Buzz is growing about a partnership between the Charleston Regional Transportation Authority (CARTA) and the Charleston RiverDogs that could see a world record set this month in the Lowcountry. And you could be […]


Gullah/Geechee Heritage Night Set for Friday, August 1

Pregame proclamation, Gullah/Geechee Heritage displays highlight celebration at Riley Park; First Lady Michelle Obama extended an invitation to attend CHARLESTON, SC July 29, 2014 – The Gullah/Geechee Nation carries a unique culture through centuries of American history dating back to its African roots. The Lowcountry is home to the history […]


Hilton Head Chamber Presents Lee Cockerell Seminar Press Release

HILTON HEAD ISLAND, SC Feb. 19, 2014 –  Former Executive Vice President for Disney, Lee Cockerell brings his business expertise to the Lowcountry for an exclusive seminar presented by the Hilton Head Island-Bluffton Chamber of Commerce on Thursday, February 20 from 3:30 to 5:00 p.m. at the Westin Hilton Head Island Resort & Spa. A national […]


College of Charleston Launches Lowcountry Digital History Initiative

CHARLESTON, SC Feb. 18, 2014 – A new digital public history project at the College of Charleston — part of an emerging field that is revolutionizing the accessibility of history scholarship — helps tell the complex multicultural history of South Carolina. The Lowcountry Digital History Initiative (LDHI) launches on February 18, 2014. […]


RiverDogs Announce 2014 Manager & Coaching Staff

CHARLESTON, SC January 7, 2014 – The New York Yankees have announced that Luis Dorante, who served as bullpen coach for the Pittsburgh Pirates from 2008-10 and has managed 11 seasons in the minor leagues, will serve as manager of the Charleston RiverDogs in 2014. Dorante was most recently the […]


RiverDogs and Lucey Mortgage Again Join Yankees HOPE Week Initiative

Outings Planned for July 9-13 Throughout the Lowcountry   CHARLESTON, SC July 4, 2013 – The Charleston RiverDogs are once again proud to partner with their parent organization, the New York Yankees and locally with Lucey Mortgage for the HOPE Week Initiative. The initiative runs from July 9-13, and RiverDogs […]


LatinSummer Program to be held in Charleston

CHARLESTON, SC Feb. 18, 2013 – Carpe diem! This summer, elementary and middle school students in the Lowcountry will have a chance to do as the Romans did.   The School of Languages, Cultures, and World Affairs and the Department of Classics at the College of Charleston have teamed up […]


Bluffton Rotary Serves Up Local Oysters, Entertainment

Written By: Lisa Carroll Bluffton, SC – The Rotary Club of Bluffton will hold its famous 23rd annual winter Oyster Roast from 5 to 8 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 26 at the Bluffton Oyster Factory Park in Old Town Bluffton RAIN or SHINE. This is a highly popular event that brings […]


Hilton Head Island – Bluffton Chamber Restaurant Week Coming Soon

HILTON HEAD ISLAND, SC – Chamber Restaurant Week, presented by the Hilton Head Island-Bluffton Chamber of Commerce, returns to the Lowcountry on Saturday, January 26 through Saturday, February 2.   Modeled after successful restaurant weeks in New York and other cities, the fifth annual Chamber Restaurant Week has become one […]