Ralph Wilbanks is probably best known for discovering the Confederate Submarine H.L. Hunley. However, this extraordinary accomplishment pales when viewed against the fullness of this singular individual’s life.
Historic Georgetown Events Calendar
Within the Historic Georgetown SC events calendar below you will find fun things to do, parades, festivals, fundraisers, concerts, art exhibitions, musicals, plays and marathons taking place during the course of the year in Georgetown SC. People in Georgetown love to have fun and embrace their city through celebrations of art, music and history.
Visitors come from all over to see performances by The Swamp Fox Players at The Strand Cinema year round, Annual events are as follows: March - Mardis Gras Parade and the Prince George Episcopal Plantation Tours , April - The Blessing of the Fleet and The Shag Festival, July - 4th of July Fireworks and Kaminski House concert, October - The Wooden Boat Show and The Bridge 2 Bridge Run, November - Taste of Georgetown, December - Christmas Parade, Tree Lighting and Lighted Boat Parade.
Easter activities will be scheduled throughout downtown Georgetown. At 11 am everyone is invited to stroll down the boardwalk in the Easter parade and participate in the Annual Easter Egg Hunt at Rainey Park and the Kaminski House Museum Lawn at 11:30 am.
Mark Your Calendars! April 13. Bob Dylan, Neil Young. Winyah Auditorium...okay it's a tribute show from the PGB with special guests, including fiddler/violinist Shawn Snyder! www.winyahauditorium.org
Prince George Winyah Episcopal is celebrating its 72nd Annual Spring Plantation Tours in Georgetown, South Carolina, set for March 29th and March 30th , 2019. The Tours are always popular with decorators, Southern history buffs, gardeners, and visitors to South Carolina's coast.
The South Carolina Maritime Museum invites you to usher in the coming of spring and the arrival of boating season at the 8th Annual Burning of the Socks on Thursday, March 21, 2019 from 5:30 pm until 8:30 pm.
Beads & Bling it's a Miss Ruby's Kids thing! Mardi Gras will be back for 2019 with a Free Front Street Strut & Ticketed Gala following. Cocktails, dining, Tru Sol Band, dancing, costumes, games for men & women, prizes, live auction, table decorating contest, King & Queen Crowning, King Cake & SO MUCH MORE!
The 10th Annual Cattails and Cocktails event, sponsored by the Georgetown County Historical Society, will be at Hobcaw Barony on Sunday, Feb. 24, from 1 to 4 p.m. Local hunters and fishermen will prepare a feast from all local catches. Some items on the menu are venison bites, duck gumbo, duck pilau, shrimp pilau, shrimp and grits, oyster shooters, BBQ, fish stew, fish bites, and grilled duck and dove.
Presented by David Moore, Curator of Nautical Archaeology-NC Maritime Museum-Beaufort/Queen Anne’s Revenge Project.
Four wonderful voices blending to create a unique and beautiful sound! Your favorite pop, broadway and classical songs...