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8:36 am on Thursday April 10, 2014

Lowcountry Strawberry Festival starts today

 This year's Lowcountry Strawberry Festival at Boone Hall Plantation is not only a great way to load up on strawberries, but also offers a slew of county-fair like rides and even a petting zoo.  Come out from April 10 to 13 (Thursday to Sunday) to...
11:02 am on Tuesday April 16, 2013

Lowcountry Strawberry Festival starts Thursday

The festival now runs four days, from April 18 to Sunday, April 21.
8:13 am on Sunday April 7, 2013

Embracing spring in the Lowcountry with chocolate and strawberries

Spring has arrived in Beaufort and The Chocolate Tree has embraced the season with chocolate covered, fresh, local strawberries.
7:12 pm on Monday April 23, 2012

Signs of Spring: The Terracotta Jungle

By Gordon Mercer and Marcia Gaines Mercer Sign in window of plant nursery:  “It’s spring, I’m so excited I wet my plants!” “It’s time,” Marcia said, peering out the kitchen window excitedly, “for the wild azalea walk.”     The half circle path...
11:27 am on Tuesday April 3, 2012

No Lowcountry Strawberry Festival for 2012

Image by Flickr user stevendepoloWith April comes strawberry season, and with that usually comes a mid-April Lowcountry Strawberry Festival at Boone Hall Plantation in Mt. Pleasant.  However the rides, games, food, and general fun will go on hiatus...
2:27 am on Monday April 2, 2012

Got your strawberries yet? Warm weather brings an early season

Flickr user NicoledeB The warm weather has brought an early, well, spring to the local Strawberries season with the u-pick farms having been open for a couple of weeks already.
6:29 am on Wednesday April 28, 2010

Gather strawberries to feed those in need

Image by Flickr user lars hammar Remember all the chatter about there being an overflowing bounty of strawberries at Ambrose Family Farm? Well they weren't kidding. They're planning to donate the excess strawberries to Fields to Families to help ...
8:45 am on Monday April 19, 2010

U-pick strawberry season is in full swing at Ambrose Family Farm

Image by Flickr user adwriterNothing says spring time like fresh, juicy strawberries, and the Ambrose Family Farm on Wadmalaw Island has a whole field ready for the picking. Venture out into the fields and pick berries by the bucket, costing you...
1:24 am on Thursday April 1, 2010

It's April and the Lowcountry Strawberry Festival is nearly here

Image by Flickr user stevendepoloIt's April and that means it's growing season again in the Lowcountry and, yes, it also means it's strawberry season. Perhaps the best example of that is the return of the annual Lowcountry Strawberry Festival at ...
8:49 am on Sunday April 12, 2009

Lowcountry Strawberry Festival coming to Boone Hall Plantation

Image by Flickr user van swearingen Image by 20090409-strawberry.jpg Mmmmm. Strawberry.This year's Lowcountry Strawberry Festival at Boone Hall Plantation is touted to be the biggest and the best to date.  Come out on April 18 and 19 (Saturday,...