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Some of the Best Restaurants in America are in Charleston

The Lowcountry continues to find itself on best of lists, including the Best Restaurants in America.

This may be the so-called offseason, but there sure is no shortage of great eating out options for feeding the folks in your beach house Charleston.

Witness the last several blogs.  From Charleston Restaurant Week, to the Resy Hit List, to the Lowcountry Oyster Festival (largest in the world) and the Charleston Food Truck Festival, January means fantastic foodie fun in these parts.

Since we’re on a roll with great restaurants near the Isle of Palms, why not keep the theme going.

 

Some of the Best Restaurants in America are in Charleston 

 

If you’re looking for some of the best dining in the United States, you’re in luck.  TripAdvisor recently released their “Travelers’ Choice” list of the top fine dining restaurants in America.  And guess what?  Three of the ten are near the Isle of Palms.  In fact, five of the top 17 of the Best Restaurants in America are in Charleston.

Senior Vice President for TripAdvisor Restaurants, Bertrand Jelensperger, had this to say:  “The 2018 Travelers’ Choice restaurant winners are what diners consider the best-in-class, and we hope these leaders in hospitality will inspire others to try something new… Food and dining experiences can often be the main highlight of any trip or an evening out.”

Which ones are they?  From Tripadvisor’s Travelers’ Choice Top Fine Dining Restaurants in America:

Read more about them here.  And here’s the list of the full list of Best Restaurants in America/fine dining, From Tripadvisor’s website.

 

Three days in Charleston?  Here’s a guide for where to eat out (for serious foodies only)

 

As evidenced by polls and reviews and word of mouth alike, Charleston is a world-class culinary destination.  It’s a large facet of Lowcountry culture, and a big draw for those coming here to visit.

The Post & Courier, Charleston’s newspaper, has a well-regarded restaurant critic and food aficionado/writer Hanna Raskin.  One of the most frequent questions she is asked is where to eat when visiting Charleston.

As a result, every January she published her recommendation for a three-day eating tour of Charleston.  She lays out her itinerary of where to go for breakfast, lunch, cocktails and dinner, with suggestions of great local experiences and must-do things to see along the way.

It’s a bit extreme to follow all of it.  I’m not sure anyone is capable of eating quite that much in a three-day period, except maybe a teenage boy.

But it is a good overview of some of the best places to try around the Holy City, recommended by someone who makes it her business to know.

Here is her list of a three-day culinary tour of Charleston.

 

Super Sunday in one of our Isle of Palms vacation rentals

 

Of course this weekend is the Super Bowl A beach house Charleston is a perfect place to watch the game.  You can gather friends and family together around any of the many flat screens, complete with ample open concept spaces with gourmet kitchens to whip up great game day snacks.

Here’s a link to 76 Super Bowl party food recipes and ideas, from the folks at Delish.

So when you are here visiting, check out some of the great restaurants near the Isle of Palms.  And be sure to call EP to book the perfect beach stay near Charleston.

All best,
Lowcountry Lisa
your Isle of Palms vacation blogger

 

It's the 8th annual Charleston Food Trucks Festival

If you’re in the Lowcountry this weekend, you have plenty of seasonal AND fun ideas for lunch/dinner, not the least of which is enjoying Charleston food trucks.

Charleston Restaurant Week may be over, but there are three solid options over the next two days to both entertain and feed your friends and family.  One happens Saturday, one Sunday, and one stretches over both days for your dining pleasure.

A Mega Festival all about Charleston Food Trucks

 

First up, it’s one of the best local incarnations of a very hot trend in the foodie world.

Food trucks are all the rage.  In a city like Charleston with its rockin’ culinary scene, it’s no surprise that there’s a huge number of fantastic, fun food trucks near here.

You can sample some of the best this weekend at the eighth annual Charleston Food Trucks Festival.

This thing has experienced such massive growth in numbers and popularity that this year, they are stretching it over two days instead of just one.  It’s going on this Saturday and Sunday, January 26th-27th, from 10:00 a.m. till 4:00 p.m. each day.

Organizers describe it as “Two glorious days of Epic Eats… Tipsy Treats… and Bangin’ Beats…”

In its first year, there were 5 food trucks and 500 hungry customers.  Last year, there were 25 trucks and 8,000 people.

All the Deets on the Charleston Food Trucks Fest:

 

 

Oyster Options Abound

 

If you’re here on the Isle of Palms, you don’t even have to leave the island to experience the second option, happening this Saturday.

As I’ve mentioned countless times before, oyster roasts are a beloved tradition in the Lowcountry.  They’ve been going on around these parts for more than two centuries.  Delicious and historic!

Hop on the golf cart and check out the Bud and Cecily Stack Memorial Oyster Roast, happening this Saturday at the Exchange Club on the IOP.  It’s at 201 Palm Boulevard.

They’ll have single select oysters, southern style chili, hot dogs, plenty of live music, silent auction items and a great raffle.  There are a ton of terrific sponsors this year, so no doubt they’ll have wonderful items available.

The roast, which benefits local charities and scholarships, is limited to the first 425 participants and often sells out.  Tickets are $35 advance and $40 at the door if any are left.  It’ll be going on from 4:00 till 7:00 pm.

Read more about it and get tickets here, at their official website.  At last check, they still did have some tickets left, but hurry to snag yours.

 

Did You Know – the World’s Largest Oyster Festival is Right Near the Isle of Palms?

 

Then, last but not least, this Sunday is the world’s largest oyster roast  –  the Lowcountry Oyster Festival, now in it’s 36th year.  It’s happening at Boone Hall Plantation, just over the Connector from our Isle of Palms luxury rentals.  The Southeastern Tourism Society named it one of the top 20 events in the Southeastern United States.  It’s a fun must-do while in one of our SC vacation rentals at the end of January.

Here’s what you can expect:

Proceeds go to several good causes  –  like Shriners Hospitals for Children, local schools, the Ronald McDonald House of Charleston and Hollings Cancer Center at MUSC.

Here’s a link to the festival webpage.  Tickets are $17.50 advance, or $25 the day of; ages 10 and under are FREE.  VIP tickets have already sold out.

So get your oyster on  –  both Saturday AND Sunday if you like, and check out some seriously good Charleston food trucks either day.  And when you are in the market for a great place to stay, be sure to call EP.  We’ll pair you with the perfect oceanfront luxury house on Isle of Palms.

All best,
Lowcountry Lisa
your Isle of Palms vacation blogger

Best Restaurants in Charleston

One of the many reasons people flock to the Lowcountry is to try the top-notch cuisine in the best restaurants in Charleston.

Charleston chefs are strutting their stuff like never before, garnering international attention.  The CHS food scene seems to grow at an exponential pace, as does the number of new dining options opening up downtown and beyond.  It can be difficult to choose from among the best restaurants in Charleston.

 

Goodbye to Winter Restaurant Week 2019, Hello to the Best Restaurants in Charleston

 

This past Sunday officially ended Charleston Restaurant Week – Winter Edition 2019.  By all accounts, it was a success.  Well over 100 establishments participated.  Countless diners got to experience some of what the foodies are raving about.

There is such an abundance of wonderful places within easy driving distance of our Isle of Palms vacation rentals.  The main challenge becomes picking which one to patronize.

 

Resy to the Rescue

 

There are many helpful apps and best of lists to help you out.  Recently Resy released their Charleston Hit List with the top ten best restaurants in Charleston.

Here’s the list, along with the neighborhood in which each one is located:

  1. Hall’s Chophouse – Harleston Village;
  2. FIG –  Ansonborough;
  3. Stella’s – Radcliffborough;
  4. Revival –  French Quarter;
  5. Renzo –  North-Central;
  6. Edmund’s Oast –  Wagener Terrace;
  7. Balao –  Ansonborough;
  8. Purlieu –  Westside;
  9. Juliet –  Cannonborough/Elliotborough;
  10. Leon’s Oyster Shop –  North-Central.

Charleston has so many interesting neighborhoods, each with its own vibe.  All those “boroughs”  –  it’s almost like New York.

Here’s a link to the whole list, with what they have to say about each one and recommendations of what to order.  They also link you to Resy to make a reservation, which is often a must to secure a seat.

All of these fine places are an easy drive or Uber from the Isle of Palms.  Just head through Mount Pleasant, over the Ravenel Bridge across the Cooper River to the downtown peninsula.

So call us to book your home away from home at the beach, and get ready for some mighty fine eatin’ while you’re here.

All best,
Lowcountry Lisa
your Isle of Palms vacation blogger

 

Fort Sumter in Charleston is open again

It’s time for yet another weekend in the new year, and there’s plenty of fun on tap including a reopened Fort Sumter.

First off, a little national news, which affects the Lowcountry and those coming to visit.  As pretty much everyone knows by now, the U.S. government is in the midst of a shutdown.  It’s officially the longest one ever.  Nonessential government employees are having to stay home from work.  Others, like TSA agents, are required to show up without receiving a paycheck.

Sadly, one of the casualties has been national parks and monuments.  Park service employees who maintain and run the facilities are not at work.

This includes Charleston’s own Fort Sumter, where the Civil War began.  Fort Sumter is a big draw and a standard on the to-do list for folks visiting the Charleston area.

Good News on the Fort Sumter Front

 

Well, there’s good news if you’re here in a Charleston beach house right now.  Fort Sumter Tours has come to an agreement with the National Park Service to fund daily operating costs at Fort Sumter.

That means Fort Sumter is open once again to the public.  Yay!  Regular tours officially resumed this week (on January 15th).  A giant shout-out to Fort Sumter Tours for covering the costs of park operations.

A similar thing happened recently in Yellowstone National Park.  Xanterra, which runs much of the lodging and hospitality within Yellowstone, agreed to fund basic park operating costs.  This includes necessary tasks like cleaning the bathrooms and plowing the roads for snow so visitors could get through.

We’re just glad that if you’re coming to visit, you won’t have to miss out on seeing a national historic treasure.

 

Go Get a Taste of Folly

 

This weekend is the annual Taste of Folly, where you can sample some of the best that Folly Beach has to offer.

These “Taste of…” festivals have become a reliably fun way to experience local cuisine in towns and cities across America.

The Folly food fun kicks off tonight with the Taste of Folly Craft Cocktail Competition.  Local Folly establishments will mix up concoctions using products from Cannon Distillery.  It’ll kick off at 7:00 p.m. at the Tides Hotel, at 1 Center Street.  Tasting tickets are $20-25 for those 21 and over.

Then tomorrow (Saturday, January 19th) is the big Taste of Folly Street Festival on Center Street.  They’ll close it off to vehicular traffic, so restaurants and bars can take over and strut their stuff.  The event will take place from 10:00 a.m. till 4:00 p.m.  In addition to local culinary & beverage offerings there will also be a hot dog eating contest, a chili cook-off, the Server-lympics, giant inflatables and fun for the kids, culinary-inspired arts and crafts, pots & pans percussion and local vendors. There will also be great live music on three separate stages by Thomas Champagne and Friends, The Joint Chiefs, Tres Matones, and Deadwin.  General admission is $5, free for Folly residents and folks 12 and under.

Read more here.

 

Last chance for CHS Restaurant Week: Winter Edition

 

As I’ve blogged about multiple times, Charleston Restaurant Week is going on now.

Sunday’s the last day of the popular twice-yearly event.  It’s a fun way to sample some of the cuisine culture Charleston is famous for.  There are well over a hundred restaurants taking part, and all are within a decent driving distance from the beach.  Actually I ate out this week at a restaurant that wasn’t even on the official list, and they too had a special Restaurant Week menu option.  So in other words, there are a lot of choices out there.

Restaurants on the IOP are participating.  So you don’t even need to leave the island to take advantage of Charleston Restaurant Week.

Here’s the scoop.

So have some Charleston Fort Sumter and foodie fun this weekend.  And be sure to call us at EP when you are looking for beach rentals Charleston for your corporate retreat or just a private gathering.

All best,
Lowcountry Lisa
your Isle of Palms vacation blogger

 

 

 

Charleston gas prices are among the lowest in the country

If you’re driving to the Lowcountry, the news continues to be good as far as Charleston gas prices are concerned.

As I’ve blogged about it a bit already, as I did hereCharleston gas prices continue to be quite a hot topic.

If you’ve been driving around the Lowcountry lately, no doubt you noticed a much less painful experience at the pump.  And depending where you were driving from, chances are you were pleasantly surprised.  The Palmetto State consistently has among the lowest  – and often THE lowest – gas prices in the entire country.  It is yet another reason to visit South Carolina!

This past Friday, I found gas nearby for just $1.78 a gallon.  That’s a sizable drop from what we’ve seen earlier in the year, and in previous years as well.

Gasbuddy is a good resource to help you find the best gas price near you.  They have an app, or you can search via their website.

You Know What Means Yet More Good News for Charleston Gas Prices?  Costco.

 

When you’re here on vacation, you’re best bet for gas is also a great place to stock up on supplies for your stay.  To the delight of countless locals, a second Costco has opened in the Charleston area.  And thankfully, this one of east of the Cooper, a super easy drive from the Isle of Palms.  Just cross the IOP Connector, travel north on Highway 17, and look for the sign on your left.  It’s near the Mount Pleasant airport.

 

It’s (almost) Spoleto ticket time again

 

Also in the news  –  this week, tickets go on sale to the public for the Spoleto Festival.

This year is the 43rd annual installment of the famous arts festival.  As usual, it promises to be an exceptional one.  Here’s a listing of the performances, over 150 of them.

Spoleto Festival USA 2019 will run from May 24th through June 9th.   Tickets go on sale tomorrow morning – Wednesday, January 16, beginning at 10:00 a.m.   You can order tickets through the official festival website.  If you prefer, you can also place your order by phone at (843) 579-3100.

Spoleto had this tip regarding tickets orders: Please keep in mind that online and call volume is highest between 10:00am and 1:00pm. Waiting until after 1:00pm may result in faster service. If online traffic is high, you may encounter a virtual waiting room. 

FYI, presale tickets are available now for donors who give $100 or more to the festival.

Of course a beach house Charleston makes the perfect home base for a festival experience.   Now is a great time to book for the end of May and beginning of June.  Not only do you have Spoleto and Piccolo Spoleto going on, but you’re also entering the height of wedding season in one of the top nuptial destinations in the U.S.

So be sure to call Exclusive Properties as soon as possible to secure the perfect one.  And happy pumping with low Charleston gas prices!

All best,
Lowcountry Lisa
your Isle of Palms vacation blogger

 

 

 

Shuckin on the Cooper for Isle of Palms food

As I covered in that last blog, Charleston Restaurant Week has kicked off, meaning lots of Isle of Palms food options.

It’s going on now through a week from Sunday (January 20th).  It’s a fun way to feed the folks in your Charleston beach house with a vast array of Isle of Palms food.

The cuisine of the Lowcountry has become world famous, and the restaurant business around here is a fast-moving competition that columnists report on like sports scores.  Restaurants open and close with shocking speed.  Thus taking part in Charleston Restaurant Week could also be seen as an activity while you’re here.  It’s dual purpose in that sense – adventure and nourishment all at once, for all ages in your luxury house on Isle of Palms.  Plus, it’s one less meal you have to cook.

 

Participating restaurants at CRW

 

As I mentioned, well over 100 restaurants are taking part in CRW this time around. The following restaurants are taking part for the very first time and might be especially interesting to check out:

There are both dinner and lunch options among the many different restaurants taking part.  Offerings and special prix fixe menus have gotten much more creative with each passing year.

You can get the whole scoop on the official website, with links to the special event menus, websites and reservations.  When possible, you should definitely make a reservation, as they tend to fill up very fast.

 

Another oyster option for Isle of Palms food fun

 

As I covered in a previous blog, an oyster roast is a longstanding, beloved Lowcountry tradition.  It’s a way to enjoy a delectable gem of the ocean while having fun with friends and family around the shucking table.

You really have to experience one to understand the allure.

This weekend is your chance to try one in a pretty fun way.   It’s Shuckin’ on the Cooper, a winter sister event to the ever-popular “Shaggin’ on the Cooper” summer dance series at scenic Waterfront Park in Mount Pleasant.  It’s organized by the good folks of Charleston County Parks, who put on an array of terrific events like the Holiday Festival of Lights.

This was originally scheduled for December but was postponed due to weather.

Here are the details:

It’s happening at the Mount Pleasant Pier in Memorial Waterfont Park in Mount Pleasant, under the Ravenel Bridge.  It’s an easy drive from the Isle of Palms.

So check out a local restaurant or a classic Lowcountry oyster roast.  And when you are looking for a perfect Charleston beach house, be sure to call EP.

All best,
Lowcountry Lisa
your Isle of Palms vacation blogger

photo credit: Charleston County Parks and Rec
Get set for the winter 2019 edition of Charleston Restaurant Week

One of the more popular recurring events in the Lowcountry – Charleston Restaurant Week – is kicking off once again.

It involves one of Charleston’s most prominent charms: its world-famous cuisine.  A visit here just isn’t complete without checking out at least one of the city’s countless great restaurants.

Charleston Restaurant Week starts tomorrow.  CRW has fast become one of the most popular culinary events in the Holy City.  This time around, it runs from Wednesday, January 9th through Sunday, January 20th.

When you come to stay in one of our Isle of Palms luxury rentals, you’ve gotta eat.  Of course we’ve made sure that our homes are outfitted with gourmet kitchens, making mealtime prep a fun family bonding time.  But it’s also nice to eat out, especially in a city that’s fast become known as a foodie destination.

There is such a vast array of restaurant choices, all within a convenient distance.  Some of the best eating spots in America are just a twenty minute or so drive from the Isle of Palms.

 

How Charleston Restaurant Week works 

 

The Greater Charleston Restaurant Association started this event which takes place twice a year, in January and September.  These are traditionally the “slower” seasons for restaurants.  It also means you can score some deals, like you can on our Isle of Palms luxury rentals.

Not surprisingly, it’s become a big hit with locals and visitors alike.

Originally, Lowcountry restaurants offered special prix fixe menus of three courses for either $20, $30 or $40.  Over the years they’ve made some tweaks and improvements.  It now has a new entity at the helm  –  the South Carolina Restaurant & Lodging Association.  Organizers encourage restaurants to be creative and come up with their own special event menus, not necessarily adhering to the original price tiering.  They’ve also expanded to include lunch options in addition to dinner.

Places fill up fast (Halls Chophouse, I’m talking about you), so reservations are highly recommended, where accepted.  This event has proven to be very popular among locals, many of whom strategize and chart out their Charleston Restaurant Week schedule to hit as many places as possible.  After all, well over a hundred local establishments are participating.

Another bonus  –  rates at this time of year are offseason and very reasonable on all our luxury beach house rentals SC.  So you can take the money you save on our beach house rentals Charleston SC and put it toward some fine dining.

Here’s help in planning your CRW eating adventures

 

Here’s the official website.  It’s quite comprehensive.  You can either search by name or by area, e.g. downtown, Isle of Palms, Mount Pleasant, James Island/Folly, etc.  There are links to the menus and prices along with their websites and reservations where applicable.

You can book many of the restaurants through Open Table.  Here’s a link to their page that’s tailored just for Charleston Restaurant Week.

Just call us at EP.  We’ll help you find the perfect beach house and will be happy to suggest some of our favorite restaurants while we’re at it.

All best,
Lowcountry Lisa
your Isle of Palms vacation blogger

 

 

One of two Charleston lighthouses

January is a month with an R in it, so it’s a fine time to enjoy an oyster roast, and check out some Charleston lighthouses while you’re at it.  They’re both quintessential Lowcountry things to see/do.

As I covered in this previous blog, oyster roasts are a classic Lowcountry tradition.  If you’re here during a month with an R in the name, you really should check one out.  It’s a great way to sample a seafood specialty and mingle with the locals.

This coming Sunday, there’s one which will also benefit a good cause.

 

Charleston Lighthouses dot our horizon

 

Lighthouses are an iconic symbol of the coast.  They have saved the lives and steered the courses of countless sailors across history.  The Lowcountry has a couple of Charleston lighthouses, and they’re fun to spot.

The closest to the Isle of Palms is the one on Sullivan’s Island, near Fort Moultrie. It is fully functioning and has been quite needed this week, what with all the sea fog that’s been moving in.

Just look toward Breach Inlet or down the beach   –  you can’t miss it.  It’s tall, black and white, and triangular in shape  –  quite unusual for an American lighthouse.

There are a couple other interesting facts about this lighthouse that distinguish it from others.  It has an elevator, aluminum siding, and was the very last major lighthouse to be built in the U.S.  It was commissioned on June 15, 1962.

The other of the two main Charleston lighthouses is the historic Morris Island Lighthouse.  Built in 1876, it was the original Charleston Harbor light.  It actually has roots dating all the way back to 1673.

The years have taken their toll, though.  While it used to be on dry land, now it’s now submerged in the ocean’s tides.  Waters now completely surround its base, and it no longer functions as a lighthouse.

 

Help Save the Light 

 

A nonprofit called “Save the Light” is dedicated to preserving the Morris Island Lighthouse before it gets swept away by the relentless surf.  They purchased the lighthouse in 1999 and work tirelessly to restore and protect it.

Save the Light is sponsoring an oyster roast this Sunday at Bowen’s Island, another Lowcountry institution.

Here’s STL’s official website with more about what they do.  They even have a live webcam on the lighthouse.

Also, here are the deets on the oyster roast:

 

Pay-What-You-Can at another iconic Lowcountry site

 

If you’ve been here before, no doubt you have seen the massive aircraft carrier parked in Charleston’s harbor.  It’s the USS Yorktown, and it’s well worth a visit.

It’s the centerpiece of the Patriot’s Point Naval & Maritime Museum, as it’s officially known.

The Yorktown was one of only two dozen Essex-class aircraft carriers built during World War II.  Also known as the “Fighting Lady,” she earned 11 battle stars while serving in the Pacific from 1943-45.

The museum encompasses more than “just” the Yorktown aircraft carrier.  There’s also  the Cold War submarine Clamagore, the WWII destroyer, Laffey, and numerous aircraft.  There’s also the National Medal of Honor Museum and the Vietnam Experience, the only Vietnam support base camp in the United States.

This weekend is a great time to visit.

They are offering something they only do once a year.  It’s their eighth annual “Pay What You Can Weekend,” going on this Saturday and Sunday, January 5th and 6th.  They will waive the normal admission fees ($24 per adult) and parking fee ($5).  Instead, you’re free to make a voluntary donation, if you so wish.

So basically, you can name your own price.  (As always, military in uniform and children under six are free.)

Hours are 9:00 a.m. till 6:30 p.m. both Saturday and Sunday, and every day.

All of this is located on the Mount Pleasant side of Charleston harbor.

Here’s their website.

So check out some Lowcountry classics.  And when you are in the market for SC vacation rentals, call EP for the very best on the Isle of Palms.

All best,
Lowcountry Lisa
your Isle of Palms vacation blogger

 

 

 

New Year's Day near our Isle of Palms luxury rentals

Hopefully, you rang in the new year well and are set for all the fun doings on New Year’s Day at the Isle of Palms.

Of course there’s plenty of football and bowl games to watch on the big screens in our homes.  Although as I covered in that last blog, Saturday had the big games, especially considering we are in South Carolina.

South Carolina split its games.  The Gamecocks got clobbered, but Clemson won handily and is headed to the national title game.  That’s coming up next Monday, January 7th.

One of our homes is a great place to watch Clemson take on Alabama They are mostly beachfront, have large gourmet kitchens to whip up game day snacks, and plenty of screens and space to watch the game.  It’s like your own private sports bar.

 

New Year’s Day at the Isle of Palms: Take the plunge 

 

There are a couple fun ways to kick off 2019, and they involve the water… namely, jumping into it.

New Year’s Day at the Isle of Palms and around the beaches of Charleston means polar plunges.  It’s a longstanding Lowcountry tradition, and you have a couple options.

If you’re on the Isle of Palms, head on over to Sullivan’s for the annual Dunleavy’s Pub Polar Plunge benefiting the Special Olympics.

This has grown tremendously over the years and is quite the spectacle.  Thousands of folks dress in all kinds of kooky costumes to head into the water.  Dogs are allowed but must be leashed.

Some years it’s positively polar.  This year, however, the weather looks pretty balmy, with temps approaching 70.

All the “Freezin’ for a Reason” action centers at Dunleavy’s Pub, located at 2213 Middle Street. The pre-plunge fun starts at 9:00 a.m.  The actual plunge happens around 1:00 p.m.  There’s a $35 charitable donation to participate in the plunge.

From the IOP, just head over Breach Inlet toward “downtown” Sullivan’s.  You might want to go early to find parking since this is a very popular event.  Here’s the website with details.

 

Or check out Folly’s unique twist on the polar plunge 

 

Folly Beach has its own unique spin on the idea of a polar bear plunge.  It’s the 6th annual Bill Murray Look-A-Like Polar Plunge, where you’re encouraged to “Freeze Your Bills off.”  Participants are encouraged to dress like local resident Bill Murray or one of his many movie characters.  There will be judging and prizes.

Here are the deets:

The fun centers around the Tides Hotel on Folly.

Happy New Year!  Hard to believe it’s already 2019.  A flip of the calendar is the perfect time to book one of our beach house rentals Charleston SCCall as far ahead as possible to get the best selection from among our portfolio.

All best,
Lowcountry Lisa
your Isle of Palms vacation blogger