Beaufort is a city located in Beaufort County, South Carolina, United States. Beaufort is the second oldest city in South Carolina, chartered in 1711. It is located in the Port Royal Island, in the heart of the Lowcountry ? a beautiful place that attracts many tourists. Nice sunny weather and ocean breeze promise splendid vacation for many people. Tourists are attracted to the magnificent art events and festivals that take place in Beaufort. Among the major festivals are the Shrimp Festival, the Water Festival, the Beaufort International Film Festival, a Taste of Beaufort, and Chalk on the Walk at Beaufort Town Center. In the business district, tourists can enjoy shopping and a nice dinner in one of Beaufort restaurants. The establishments all are within walking distance of Beaufort lovely hotels and cozy inns. In the Point neighborhood (the Old Point), some of Beaufort?s oldest, largest, most magnificent, and expensive homes are located. Beaufort also offers superb opportunities for fishing, kayaking, and golf. Beaufort South Carolina is well known for preserving historic spirit via its inspiring architecture. The city is also recognized for its remarkable harbor and military establishments. While situated near Parris Island and a U.S. Naval Hospital, Beaufort is also a home of the Marine Corps Air Station Beaufort.Southern Living identified Beaufort South Carolina as the "Best Small Southern Town," National Geographic Adventure nominated it as a "Top 50 Adventure Town," American Style named the city a "Top 25 Small City Arts Destination," and Field and Stream chose Beaufort as a "Top 20 Fishing Town."
Beaufort News & Articles
Events in Beaufort
Africa Fashion Week Lowcountry 2019
at Beaufort County Black Chamber of Commerce
The premiere fashion, cultural, and entertaiment event in Lowcountry! Celebrating the best of Africa and the Lowcountry! Africa Fashion Week is celebrated throughout the world!
Family Movie Night!
at Four Winds Family Readiness Center
Come enjoy a fun family movie night with MCRD MCFTB! We will supply the popcorn, drinks and a fun summer snack!
at New Jade Island Cuisine
Date And Time Sat, Aug 31, 2019, 8:30 PM – Sun, Sep 1, 2019, 2:00 AM EDT
Mystery Machine in Beaufort
at Luther's Rare & Well Done
Amazing Race to End Hunger!
at Holiday Inn Beaufort
Amazing Race to End Hunger! - To support Help of Beaufort - Join Help of Beaufort as we race to end hunger! This event will be styled around the CBS hit reality Television show “The Amazing Race”.
2019 Pluff Mud Championship
at Beaufort Yacht & Sailing Club
Get ready for the 2nd Pluff Mud Championship September 14-15, 2019!
ABCCA: Hair Cutting & Salon Business
at Technical College of the Lowcountry
A Beautiful Creation Cosmetology Association is hosting another class on hair cutting and salon business for cosmetologists in Beaufort
at The Tabby Place at The Beaufort Inn
Maison Beaufort is a four-day event held at The Beaufort Inn’s Tabby PLace in downtown Beaufort, South Carolina.
Halloween ComicFest 2019
at Flashback Gear
During Halloween ComicFest, we celebrate the season by giving away FREE comics to fans. This is a perfect opportunity to introduce friends and family to the many reasons why comics are so great!