Buy Locally, Direct from Local Farmers

We here on Seabrook, Kiawah, and Johns Islands have many opportunities to eat delicious, local foods from our local farmers. Below are just a few examples of our farming neighbors.

Rosebank Farms Stand reopens Thursday, January 19, 2023, after a well-deserved two week break. Located at 4362 Betsy Kerrison Parkway, Johns Island, Rosebank offers local fruits, veggies, seafood and prepared foods for purchase. Winter hours of operation for the farm stand are Thursday – Saturday, 10:00 am – 4:00 pm.

The Market at Storey Farms, specializes in free-range chicken, eggs, and pork products along with a large selection of pantry items and baked goods. The Market, 4104 Betsy Kerrison Parkway, Johns Island, is currently open Tuesday-Saturday, 9:30 am – 5:30 pm (closed Sunday and Monday).

Sea Island Farmers Market, 2024 Academy Road, Johns Island, open on Saturdays, 9:30 am – 1:30 pm, provides an abundance of local goodies. As a special treat this Saturday, January 21, 2023, Peculiar Pig Farm will be selling whole hog bbq straight off the smoker along with a selection of traditional Southern sides.

Fields Farm Produce Market, 3129 River Road, Johns Island, is open Tuesday – Saturday, 10:00 am – 5:00 pm. Fields Farm Produce Market offers a variety of locally sourced goods with the added bonus of online ordering for pick up.

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(Image credit: Sea Island Farmers Market)

Charleston Restaurant Week January 12-22

Restaurant Week returns to Charleston!

Charleston Restaurant Week will be held January 12-22, 2023. This eleven-day celebration offers opportunities to try out a restaurant that is new to you and return to your old favorites.

As one of the most highly anticipated culinary events, Charleston Restaurant Week is sure to whet appetites and tempt tummies.

Click here to access the website and find out which restaurants will be participating. Be sure to continue to check for updates as restaurants and menus are added daily.

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James Island First Friday Town Market Holiday Edition

The last James Island Town Market of 2022 will take place Friday, December 2, 2022 from 6-9 pm at 1122 Dills Bluff Drive, James Island.

More than 60 vendors, food trucks, petting zoo, and a jump castle will be on hand for the enjoyment of patrons. To add to the festive holiday season, there will be a ceremonial lighting of the James Island Christmas tree, complete with free hot cocoa.

Follow Town Market on Facebook to get the latest updates on the fun.

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(Image credit: Town Market on James Island)

Kiawah Arts Council December Events

The Kiawah Arts & Cultural Events is presenting the following events in December:

Holidays Around the World
Friday, December 2, 2022
Church of Our Saviour, 7:30 p.m.
No Charge But Tickets Required

This culturally minded event will include Holiday Music from around the world featuring not only popular songs in their original languages, such as “O Holy Night” in French and “Silent Night” in German, but also introduce lesser known gems. Take this journey with us as we explore how other cultures celebrate the season through music. Click for more information.

Madrigal Dinner Featuring the Taylor Festival Choir
Sunday, December 11, 2022
The Sandcastle, 6:30 p.m.
Tickets on Sale Now Cost: $125

The Arts Council is excited to welcome back the Taylor Festival Choir for a special night of music, dinner, and spirits. Enjoy your delicious three-course meal while listening to the choir perform songs of the season.

Your ticket is all-inclusive, and wine will be provided. Tables will not be pre-assigned, so please arrive with your desired party for first-come-first-served seating. You’ll be able to note your meal selection at the time of ticket purchase.
The last day to get tickets for this event is Wednesday, December 7, by 9 am.
View the menu here. To view Taylor Music Group’s website, click here.

-Submitted by Town of Kiawah Arts & Curtural Events

Let’s Talk Turkey

It’s time to start planning for Thanksgiving Day.  Are you dining out? Time to make your reservations.  If you’ll be enjoying your Thanksgiving meal at home and want to take some of the pressure off, below is a list of local restaurants, caterers, bakeries, and grocery stores that offer prepared food items for Thanksgiving. Be aware, there are pre-order deadlines and limits.  Be sure to get your order in as soon as possible.

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Summerville Italian Feast-Oct 9

Come celebrate Italian culture and heritage at the Summerville Italian Feast.

Italian food and drink will tempt festival goers. Entertainment including student choirs, bands, and orchestras will perform throughout the day. It will be a day filled with Italian customs and traditions to be enjoyed by all.

  • Sunday, October 9, 2022
  • 11:00 am-6:00 pm
  • Hutchinson Square in the heart of historic downtown Summerville
  • Free Admission for this family friendly festival

For more information, check out Summerville Italian Feast on Facebook.

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(Image credit: Summerville Italian Feast)

End of August Activities at Freshfields

Music on the Green:  Listen to the music of The Coppertones on Friday, August 26 from 6:00 pm until 9:00 pm.  This is a free, family-friendly concert, and guests are encouraged to bring blankets and chairs. 

Farmer’s Market: Monday, August 29 is the last Farmer’s Market for the season. It is on the Village Green and features fresh organic produce, local food products, and Lowcountry crafts. Stop by from 3:00 pm to 7:00 pm to purchase some goodies.  Click here to see the full list of vendors.

For more information about activities at Freshfields, click here.

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Don’t Cook Tonight

Come on down to Town Hall and join your neighbors for the last Chow Town Food Truck Rodeo of the season.

Wednesday, August 10
5:00 to 8:00 pm
Town Hall

There will be live music by David Tabaka, corn hole, and the following food trucks:

Braised & Glazed
D’s Ice Cream
King of Pops
Krystyna’s Authentic Polish Food
Foxes Fried

Overflow parking will be available at the
Seabrook Island Real Estate Office
(1002 Landfall Way)

–Submitted by the Town of Seabrook Island

Reminder: Food Truck Rodeo at Town Hall Tonight

The Town of Seabrook Island
is hosting the third

Chow Town: Food Truck Rodeo
Wednesday, July 27
5:00 to 8:00 pm
Town Hall

The following food trucks will be there
along with music and cornhole: 
Co Hog
Foxes Fried
Sap Lai
East Coast Chimney Cakes 
D’s Ice Cream 

Overflow parking will be available at the
Seabrook Island Real Estate Office
(1002 Landfall Way)

–Submitted by the Town of Seabrook Island

Food Truck Rodeo at Town Hall July 27

The Town of Seabrook Island
will host the third

Chow Town: Food Truck Rodeo
Wednesday, July 27
5:00 to 8:00 pm
Town Hall

The following food trucks will be there
along with music and cornhole: 
Co Hog
Foxes Fried
Sap Lai
East Coast Chimney Cakes 
D’s Ice Cream 

Overflow parking will be available at the
Seabrook Island Real Estate Office
(1002 Landfall Way)

–Submitted by the Town of Seabrook Island