Ridgeland is located in Jasper County southwest of Charleston between Hardeeville and Walterboro along Interstate 95 near the Broad River and Port Royal Sound. Located in the southern point of South Carolina, Ridgeland is the county seat of Jasper County.
Ridgeland, South Carolina has been called the "Heart of the Lowcountry." The town is centrally located to all the famous sites people want to see and all the wonderful things people want to do while visiting in the Lowcountry. The town of Ridgeland is best known for its proximity to three of the most visited vacation destinations on the southeastern seaboard. It is 30 miles from Savannah. Beaufort with its historic district and antebellum mansions is also 30 miles away. While not 30 but 75 miles away, the holy city of Charleston is an easy day trip from Ridgeland.
History Thomas Heyward's Tomb | Webel Museum |
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05/21 Coming to The area
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.
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!
Glennville Sweet Onion Festival Glennville GA May11 Glennville's biggest annual event, the Glennville Sweet Onion Festival, has hosted over 35 years of events, and sunny skies have just about shone upon every one. The festive day on the second Saturday of each May celebrates the harvesting of the famous Vidalia sweet onion crop.