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Hilton Head Island

Hilton Head Island is located in Beaufort County just northeast of the Georgia state line between Daufuskie Island and St. Phillips Island along Highway 278 near the Intracoastal Waterway. The population estimate for July 1, 1998 was 8,277, an increase of 95 since 1990.

Hilton Head Island is famous for its beaches. Hilton Head Islands official beach season is April 1st through September 30th of each year. All of the beach is public, from the ocean to the high water mark. Access to the beach, however, is often private. The Town of Hilton Head Island provides five beach accesses: Alder Lane Beach Access, off South Forest Beach Drive; Coligny Beach Park, off Coligny Circle; Driessen Beach Park, at the end of Bradley Beach Road; Folly Field Beach Park, off Folly Field Road; and Islanders Beach Park off Folly Field Road.

Marriott's Spicebush and Swallowtail at |
Art Self Family Arts Center |
Restaurants, Cafes, Delis, Bakeries Eugene's Waterfront Steakhouse & Oyster Bar | Signes Heaven Bound Bakery and Cafe |
Motels, Hotels and Resorts Best Western Hilton Head Ocean Resort | Island Club of Hilton Head | Lost Parrot | Radisson Suite Resort | Hilton Head Island |
Science Waddell Mariculture Center |
Vacation Rentals Shoreline Rentals | Location: PO Box 5647, Hilton Head Island South Carolina 29938 Telephone 843-785-3673

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Vidalia Onion Festival Vidalia GA April18-21 Cooking School, Miss and Little Miss Vidalia Onion Pageants, Onion Maze, Onion Cook-off, Tasting Competition, The Onion Run, parades, carnival, rodeo, street dance, onion shootgun shoot, as well as a Dutch oven cooking demonstration.
Woodbine Crawfish Festival Woodbine GA April26-27 The annual Crawfish Festival is a family oriented event and offers something for all ages from children's amusements to arts & crafts, to cloggers, square dancers and live bands.
Colleton County Rice Festival Walterboro SC April26-28 Rice Run-Walk, Dog Show, Open Car Show. Performance by Common Ground.
Sacred Heart Garden Festival Augusta GA April26-28 Historic Sacred Heart Cultural Center in downtown Augusta, GA will be the focus for classic southern gardening during its annual garden festival. Join us as we celebrate the advent of spring and raise funds to support the magnificent sacred heart cultural center.
Hazlehurst BBQ Fest Hazlehurst GA May3-4 The competition is sanctioned by the Georgia Barbecue Association.
Seafoodfest on the River Savannah GA May3-5 There is something for everyone as the price points and medium are wonderfully varied. Also make sure you check out the hot new stuff up and down River Street in over one hundred shops, restaurants and pubs!