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The Annual Taste Of Beaufort Festival In Beaufort, South Carolina



Mark your calendars now for the annual Taste of Beaufort Festival. Bringing the best culinary dishes from the Lowcountry, this festival is a foodie's dream. Mark your calendars for the annual Taste of Beaufort Festival in downtown Beaufort, South Carolina. This year’s festival will be held Friday, May 5th, and Saturday, May 6th, at the Henry C. Chambers Waterfront Park.

Admission is FREE. Tickets sold for food & beverages - $1/ticket

Live Entertainment:

Friday, May 5th:

  • 5:15PM - Whisky & Wine
  • 7:30PM - Deaz Guys

Saturday, May 6th:

  • 11:15AM - Campfire Tyler
  • 12:30PM - Parris Island Dirty Boots Brass Band
  • 1:45PM - Irritating Julie
  • 3PM - The Brewer Band

Kids Corner:

Mini Golf

  • Friday, 5PM - 10PM
  • Saturday, 11AM - 4PM

Glitterboxx Face Painting

  • Saturday, 11AM - 4PM

Craft Market:

Friday, May 5th: 12PM to 6PM
Saturday, May 6th: 10AM to 5PM

This annual festival showcases the best of culture and dining in Beaufort, SC. Visit Beaufort highlights the events, activities, and food you can look forward to throughout the weekend.


Highlighting the rich culinary traditions of the Lowcountry, A Taste of Beaufort is a foodie’s dream.
Festival food and drink vendors will include:

Sea Eagle Market Logo

Island Fudge Logo

Tout Sweet Macarons Logo

The Misfit Chef

Belly Full By Tyger

Palmetto Kettle Corn

Krystyna's Polish Food

Johnnie Mae's

Marker 244 Logo

Bruster's Logo


Southern Belle Boards

The SnoBar Truck

Beaufort’s restaurants feature some of our region’s most exciting cuisines. We invite restaurateurs and vendors to join in our annual celebration and showcase your culinary offerings. To participate, please complete a Food Vendor Application Packet and send it to Andrea Hackenberger at…

Live Entertainment

Nothing pairs with delicious Lowcountry cuisine like live music. Join us for musical performances throughout the festival:

Friday Night Line-Up

Whiskey & Wine

Whiskey & Wine @ 5:15PM

Deaz Guyz

Deaz Guyz @ 7:30PM

Saturday Line-Up


Campfire Tyler Irritating Julie

                                           Campfire Tyler                                                                        Irritating Julie

The Brewer Band  

The Brewer Band

Kids' Corner

Grab your running shoes and your appetite! That means it's time for the annual Taste of Beaufort 5k. Race through Beaufort's historic downtown and over the beautiful Woods Memorial Bridge. Get your appetite ready to go for the upcoming festival later that morning. We encourage participants to get…

Event Sponsors

We thank our generous Event Sponsors for their support of A Taste of Beaufort:

Lee Distributers

Harvey & Battey Logo

Coca Cola Logo

Marine Federal Credit Union

HomesFinder Realty Group

Beaufort Memorial Hospital

JH Hiers



Leaf Filter


The Greenery Logo

Ameris Bank

Howell Chase

All American Gutter Logo

C. T. Lowndes & Company

Sutcliffe Golf Cart

Beaufort Power Squadron

Emma's Golf Cart Tours

Big D's Royal Tees Screenprinting

Capital Waste Logo


Beaufort Chamber Logo


A Taste of Beaufort welcomes additional sponsors. All businesses that love promoting food, fun, and community are encouraged to sign up. Please email Jessica Hughes at for sponsorship details.

If you’re interested in becoming a craft vendor, we are accepting applications for crafters who wish to showcase their creative talents. To apply, please download the Craft Vendor Application, fill it out, and email it to

Event Hosts

A Taste of Beaufort is brought to you through the combined efforts of our many vendors, sponsors, supporters, and organizers. The festival is hosted by:

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