Local Events, Seasonal Activities and more

 April 

MarshWalk Masters, Saturday, April 7, 2018 – Join us for a round of golf at the MarshWalk.


Oak Ridge Boys    Saturday, April 14, 2018    Alabama Theatre

The Oak Ridge Boys have a long history in music, and they're bringing their unique brand of country music to the Alabama Theatre in Myrtle Beach. With one of the most distinctive …


Three Dog Night     Tuesday, April 17, 2018     Alabama Theatre

Legendary musicians Three Dog Night have reached amazing heights in more than 40 years of making music, and they're bringing their signature sound to the Alabama Theatre in Myrtle …


SOS Spring Safari      April 20 - April 29, 2019

Thousands of shaggers from all over the east coast gather each year at the end of April for the Society of Stranders Spring Safari in North Myrtle Beach. Beach music lovers and sha …


Horry County Fair   April 20 - April 29, 2018

The Horry County Fair will be held at the Myrtle Beach Speedway April 20-29, 2018! The 10-day event will feature rides, live entertainment, a Battle of the Bands and tons of family …


Myrtle Beach Food Truck Festival     Friday, April 20, 2018

The Myrtle Beach Food Truck Festival will return to downtown Myrtle Beach! This year's events will include three days of food and fun running from April 20-22. Last year's event wa …


  Wings Over Myrtle Beach Air Show    April 28 - April 29, 2018

The Blue Angels will return to Myrtle Beach in April after a 10-year hiatus for the Wings Over Myrtle Beach Air Show at the Myrtle Beach International Airport. Air show events wil …



SUMMER ACTIVITIES & EVENTS



Neighbor to Neighbor's 12th Annual Golf Tournament - Teeing off to Fight Senior Isolation

May 5, 2018      Founders Golf Club        7829 Ocean Hwy. Pawleys Island, SC

 11:00 AM to 6:00 PM        (843) 839-0702



July 4th on The MarshWalk          Murrell's Inlet Boat Parade

4025 Hwy. 17 Business Murrell's Inlet, SC 29576        Wednesday, July 4 from 4-6 p.m.



North Inlet Paddle        May 9, 2018 - September 5, 2018

Hobcaw Barony Discovery Center/North Inlet-Winyah Bay Estuarine Research Reserve

 22 Hobcaw Road Georgetown, SC 29440     8:30 AM to 1:00 PM        (843) 904-9017



Feeding Frenzy    May 30, 2018 - August 17, 2018

 Hobcaw Barony Discovery Center/North Inlet-Winyah Bay Estuarine Research Reserve

22 Hobcaw Road Georgetown, SC 29440     1:00 PM to 2:00 PM        (843) 904-9017



4th of July with the Indigo Choral Society         Kaminski House Museum

1003 Front Street Georgetown        7:30 PM to 9:30 PM        (843) 520-4750



Military Appreciation Days      May 1, 2018 - May 31, 2018   Various locations throughout the Grand Strand area    (843) 918-1014



Myrtle Beach Pelicans Baseball Game       April 5, 2018 - August 30, 2018

Pelicans Ballpark       1251 21st Ave. North Myrtle Beach, SC 29577       (843) 918-6000



NASCAR Racing Experience  Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday until October 27, 2018

 Myrtle Beach Speedway    455 Hospitality Lane Myrtle Beach, SC

9:00 AM to 2:00 PM          (843) 236-0500



ONE The Show     Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday until October 25, 2018

Alabama Theatre        4750 Hwy. 17 South North Myrtle Beach, SC 29582

7:30 PM to 10:30 PM       (843) 272-1111



Rivertown Music and Beer Festival       May 5, 2018        Downtown Conway     Conway, SC

11:00 AM to 7:00 PM          (843) 248-6260



36th Annual World Famous Blue Crab Festival       May 19, 2018 - May 20, 2018

4469 Mineola Ave Little River, SC 29582     9:00 AM to 6:00 PM        (843) 249-6604



Road WIld 135 Race      May 19, 2018         Myrtle Beach Speedway    455 Hospitality Lane Myrtle Beach

5:00 PM to 10:00 PM       (843) 236-0500



The Market Common Farmers Market on Deville Street   WEEKLY May 5-September 29, 2018

 The Market Common     4017 Deville Street Myrtle Beach     10:00 AM to 3:00 PM    (843) 839-3500



Corvettes at Myrtle Beach      June 2, 2018       Broadway at the Beach       9:00 AM to 3:00 PM



Summer Fun Run 165 Race presented by Bell & Bell      June 2, 2018

Myrtle Beach Speedway   Hospitality Lane Myrtle Beach     5:00 PM to 10:00 PM      (843) 236-0500



Carolina Country Music Fest       June 7, 2018 - June 10, 2018        812 North Ocean Blvd. Myrtle Beach, SC



Surfside Beach Sunday Serenades       weekly on Sunday until September 30, 2018

Passive Park, Surfside Beach SC      Surfside Drive Surfside Beach, SC 29575

2:00 PM to 5:00 PM       (843) 650-9548



Surfside Beach Hula Show       weekly on Tuesday until June 26, 2018

Surfside Beach Pier       Ocean Boulevard Surfside Beach     7:00 PM to 8:00 PM         (843) 650-9548



NASCAR Whelen Series Race: The Annual SunFun 101 Race / Celebrate Armed Forces Day

July 13, 2018 - July 14, 2018    Myrtle Beach Speedway

455 Hospitality Lane Myrtle Beach, SC 29579     12:00 PM to 10:00 PM         (843) 236-0500




Josh Turner     July 20, 2018       Alabama Theatre     4750 Hwy. 17 South North Myrtle Beach, SC 29582

Time: 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM       Phone: (843) 272-1111



Craftsmen's Summer Classic Art & Craft Festival, August 3-5th, 2018     Myrtle Beach Convention Center

2101 N. Oak St. Myrtle Beach, SC 29577      10:00 AM to 6:00 PM      (336) 282-5550



Temptations and Four Tops    August 17, 2018       Alabama Theatre

4750 Hwy. 17 South North Myrtle Beach, SC 29582       7:00 PM to 9:00 PM        (843) 272-1111



Mustang Week      September 3, 2018 - September 9, 2018

 Various locations throughout the Grand Strand  area



Drifters, Coasters, & Platters    September 15, 2018       Alabama Theatre

 4750 Hwy 17 South North Myrtle Beach, SC 29582      7:00 PM to 9:00 PM        (843) 272-1111



Broadway at the Beach

Senor Frogs Cinco de Mayo 5K       May 05, 2018 8am

Cinco de Mayo On The Avenue       May 05, 2018 1pm - 7pm

Back To Summer Car Show     May 12, 2018 9am-3pm

23rd Annual Corvettes at the Beach Car Show       Jun 02, 2018 9 am to 4 pm

4th of July Fireworks Extravaganza       Jul 04, 2018 10pm

 

 

 

BROOKGREEN GARDENS    Summer Events May-Sept.


OCTOBER 2017 TO MAY 2018

Dinosaurs!

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 21, 2017 TO SUNDAY, MAY 13, 2018

Prices (in addition to garden admission) $8.00 for adults $4.00 for children ages 4 – 12 Free for children 3 and under 10% discount for members  Hours 9:30 am to 4:30 pm daily Objective To provide an entertaining and educational experience for guests of...



APRIL 2018 TO JULY 2018

Richard McDermott Miller & His Circle

SATURDAY, APRIL 14, 2018 TO SUNDAY, JULY 29, 2018

AMERICAN SCULPTURE

Richard McDermott Miller (1922-2004) focused on the female figure and created scores of works from tiny to monumental.  The exhibit features a retrospective of his sculpture from 1964 to 2004 including ground-breaking works such as Mary Walking and Sandy...



APRIL 2018 TO MAY 2018

Mold-Making with Trish Smith

MONDAY, APRIL 30, 2018 TO FRIDAY, MAY 4, 2018

AMERICAN SCULPTURE

Learn the process of making a simple piece mold with a master mold-maker.  Bring completed, small sculptures in oil-base clay with no undercuts from which to make a mold.  Heads, small animals, or small birds with folded wings are ideal.   Workshop is $...



MAY 2018

World Labyrinth Day Labyrinth Walk

SATURDAY, MAY 5, 2018 - 12:30PM TO 2:30PM

Join us on Saturday, May 5 for the 10th Annual World Labyrinth Day Walk for Peace at the beautiful Brookgreen Gardens labyrinth.  World Labyrinth Day was established as a worldwide event in 2008 and is held each year on the first Saturday in May.  The...



¡Viva! Havana, Friends of Brookgreen Gardens Spring Benefit

SATURDAY, MAY 5, 2018 - 6:00PM TO 10:00PM

Enjoy an evening of Cuban cuisine, tropical cocktails, salsa dancing, a fabulous silent auction and so much more! Also includes our annual Kentucky Derby celebration! Watch the race on the big screen in the gardens. 



           

Sculpting the Portrait and Figure in Clay with Peter Rubino

MONDAY, MAY 7, 2018 TO FRIDAY, MAY 11, 2018

AMERICAN SCULPTURE

Peter Rubino will lead you on a technical and artistic journey toward understanding the dynamic and creative forces in sculpting both the human portrait and figure in clay. Beginners are welcome.  The first two days will focus on following Peter Rubino’s...



New Gullah Supper Club

FRIDAY, MAY 11, 2018 - 6:30PM TO 8:00PM

LOWCOUNTRY HISTORY

Food Television star Kardea Brown is bringing her "New Gullah Supper Club" to the Pavilion Restaurant at Brookgreen Gardens! She travels from state to state cooking traditional Gullah dishes with a contemporary twist. The New Gullah Supper Club aims to ...



Scout Days - Wildlife Explorer

SATURDAY, MAY 12, 2018 - 10:00AM TO 1:00PM

LOWCOUNTRY HISTORY

Hike through the upland forest and cypress swamp to discover the plants and animals that live there. Children will take an up-close look at mammals, reptiles, birds, and insects in an interactive live animal presentation, fun experiments, and crafts....



Gullah Cooking Demonstration and Tasting

SATURDAY, MAY 12, 2018 - 2:00PM TO 4:00PM

LOWCOUNTRY HISTORY

Food Television star Kardea Brown will be at Brookgreen Gardens for a Gullah cooking demonstration and tasting in the Lowcountry Center Auditorium! She travels from state to state cooking traditional Gullah dishes with a contemporary twist. She will be...



Zookeeper for the Day

WEDNESDAY, MAY 16, 2018

LOWCOUNTRY ZOO

Zookeeper for a Day dates are on the 3rd Wednesday's of the month, and listed above. Guests age 12 and older gain a firsthand look at working in a zoo and spend the day helping zookeepers with their daily routine of feeding, cleaning, and animal care....



Homeschool Explorers - STEAM in Nature

THURSDAY, MAY 17, 2018 - 10:00AM TO 1:00PM

LOWCOUNTRY HISTORY

Students will enjoy a dynamic nature hike filled with fun discoveries around every corner.  After touring the zoo, they will explore the Children’s Sensory Trail and complete different tasks and activities that explore a variety of nature concepts....



Brookgreen 101

THURSDAY, MAY 17, 2018 - 1:00PM TO 2:00PM

AMERICAN SCULPTURE

Brookgreen 101, a program sponsored by the Campbell Center for American Sculpture, is a public information program offered usually on the third Thursday of the month at 1:00 in the Welcome Center Conference Room.  The topics cover various aspects of...



Brookgreen Summer Lights Festival

THURSDAY, MAY 24, 2018 TO SATURDAY, MAY 26, 2018

LOWCOUNTRY ZOO

For 2018, we are lighting up your summer nights! The Brookgreen Summer Lights Festival launches on May 24 and runs Wednesday - Saturdays nights through August 19.   During the Festival, Brookgreen will close at 5:00 pm. and gates will re-open at 6:30 pm...



Cool Summer Evenings Concert Series

SUNDAY, MAY 27, 2018 - 7:00PM

BOTANICAL GARDENS

Bring a lawn chair and find your favorite spot under the shade of the Live Oaks to enjoy our Cool Summer Evenings concerts. Sing along, dance and enjoy the talents of local and regional favorite bands. The 2018 season will take place each Sunday evening...



Brookgreen Summer Lights Festival

WEDNESDAY, MAY 30, 2018 TO SATURDAY, JUNE 2, 2018

LOWCOUNTRY ZOO

For 2018, we are lighting up your summer nights! The Brookgreen Summer Lights Festival launches on May 24 and runs Wednesday - Saturdays nights through August 19.   During the Festival, Brookgreen will close at 5:00 pm. and gates will re-open at 6:30 pm...



Brookgreen Art Festival

SATURDAY, JUNE 2, 2018 TO SUNDAY, JUNE 3, 2018

Our two-day event Art Festival (9:30 a.m. - 4 p.m.) provides an opportunity to talk with local and regional artists and authors. Brookgreen invites selected artists and authors to sell their works, meet with visitors and give demonstrations. The festival...



Cool Summer Evenings Concert Series

SUNDAY, JUNE 3, 2018 - 7:00PM

Bring a lawn chair and find your favorite spot under the shade of the Live Oaks to enjoy our Cool Summer Evenings concerts. Sing along, dance and enjoy the talents of local and regional favorite bands. The 2018 season will take place each Sunday evening...



Brookgreen Summer Lights Festival

WEDNESDAY, JUNE 6, 2018 TO SATURDAY, JUNE 9, 2018

LOWCOUNTRY ZOO

For 2018, we are lighting up your summer nights! The Brookgreen Summer Lights Festival launches on May 24 and runs Wednesday - Saturdays nights through August 19.   During the Festival, Brookgreen will close at 5:00 pm. and gates will re-open at 6:30 pm...



Cool Summer Evenings Concert Series

SUNDAY, JUNE 10, 2018 - 7:00PM

Bring a lawn chair and find your favorite spot under the shade of the Live Oaks to enjoy our Cool Summer Evenings concerts. Sing along, dance and enjoy the talents of local and regional favorite bands. The 2018 season will take place each Sunday evening...



Brookgreen Summer Lights Festival

WEDNESDAY, JUNE 13, 2018 TO SATURDAY, JUNE 16, 2018

LOWCOUNTRY ZOO

For 2018, we are lighting up your summer nights! The Brookgreen Summer Lights Festival launches on May 24 and runs Wednesday - Saturdays nights through August 19.   During the Festival, Brookgreen will close at 5:00 pm. and gates will re-open at 6:30 pm...



Children's Labyrinth Walk

SUNDAY, JUNE 17, 2018 - 3:00PM TO 6:30PMJoin us for our first ever Children's Labyrinth Walk! We will begin at “In the Mix” near the Welcome Center, walk down to the Labyrinth for a mini presentation and a guided walk through the Labyrinth. Lastly, we will walk to the Lowcountry Complex where...


Cool Summer Evenings Concert Series

SUNDAY, JUNE 17, 2018 - 7:00PM

BOTANICAL GARDENS

Bring a lawn chair and find your favorite spot under the shade of the Live Oaks to enjoy our Cool Summer Evenings concerts. Sing along, dance and enjoy the talents of local and regional favorite bands. The 2018 season will take place each Sunday evening...



Bas-Relief: From Clay, to Plaster, to Patinas with Janice Mauro, FNSS

MONDAY, JUNE 18, 2018 TO THURSDAY, JUNE 21, 2018

AMERICAN SCULPTURE

Students will be guided through the process of sculpting a Brookgreen landscape in low relief (maximum size approximately 9”x12”) using water-based clay and then making a plaster mold of the clay relief in order to create multiple plaster casts of the...


Zookeeper for the Day

WEDNESDAY, JUNE 20, 2018

LOWCOUNTRY ZOO

Zookeeper for a Day dates are on the 3rd Wednesday's of the month, and listed above. Guests age 12 and older gain a firsthand look at working in a zoo and spend the day helping zookeepers with their daily routine of feeding, cleaning, and animal care....



Brookgreen Summer Lights Festival

WEDNESDAY, JUNE 20, 2018 TO SATURDAY, JUNE 23, 2018

LOWCOUNTRY ZOO

For 2018, we are lighting up your summer nights! The Brookgreen Summer Lights Festival launches on May 24 and runs Wednesday - Saturdays nights through August 19.   During the Festival, Brookgreen will close at 5:00 pm. and gates will re-open at 6:30 pm...



Summer Solstice Labyrinth Walk

THURSDAY, JUNE 21, 2018 - 1:30PM TO 3:30PM

Join us as we celebrate the arrival of summer on the Brookgreen Gardens labyrinth. We will gather at the Lowcountry Center picnic table area at 1:30 p.m. for a brief talk and then walk to the labyrinth together for this experience. For late arrivals, we...



Cool Summer Evenings Concert Series

SUNDAY, JUNE 24, 2018 - 7:00PM

Bring a lawn chair and find your favorite spot under the shade of the Live Oaks to enjoy our Cool Summer Evenings concerts. Sing along, dance and enjoy the talents of local and regional favorite bands. The 2018 season will take place each Sunday evening...



Portraiture with Anthony Antonios, FNSS

MONDAY, JUNE 25, 2018 TO FRIDAY, JUNE 29, 2018

AMERICAN SCULPTURE

The workshop presents an in-depth exploration of the portrait in clay, including anatomy, form concepts, proportion, structure and design. It will offer a conceptual approach to sculpting the portrait head with an emphasis on each artist’s power of...



Brookgreen Summer Lights Festival

WEDNESDAY, JUNE 27, 2018 TO SATURDAY, JUNE 30, 2018

LOWCOUNTRY ZOO

For 2018, we are lighting up your summer nights! The Brookgreen Summer Lights Festival launches on May 24 and runs Wednesday - Saturdays nights through August 19.   During the Festival, Brookgreen will close at 5:00 pm. and gates will re-open at 6:30 pm...



Brookgreen 101

THURSDAY, JUNE 28, 2018 - 1:00PM TO 2:00PM

AMERICAN SCULPTURE

Brookgreen 101, a program sponsored by the Campbell Center for American Sculpture, is a public information program offered usually on the third Thursday of the month at 1:00 in the Welcome Center Conference Room.  The topics cover various aspects of...



Cool Summer Evenings Concert Series

SUNDAY, JULY 1, 2018 - 7:00PM

BOTANICAL GARDENS

Bring a lawn chair and find your favorite spot under the shade of the Live Oaks to enjoy our Cool Summer Evenings concerts. Sing along, dance and enjoy the talents of local and regional favorite bands. The 2018 season will take place each Sunday evening...



Brookgreen Summer Lights Festival

WEDNESDAY, JULY 4, 2018 TO SATURDAY, JULY 7, 2018

LOWCOUNTRY ZOO

For 2018, we are lighting up your summer nights! The Brookgreen Summer Lights Festival launches on May 24 and runs Wednesday - Saturdays nights through August 19.   During the Festival, Brookgreen will close at 5:00 pm. and gates will re-open at 6:30 pm...



Cool Summer Evenings Concert Series

SUNDAY, JULY 8, 2018 - 7:00PM

BOTANICAL GARDENS

Bring a lawn chair and find your favorite spot under the shade of the Live Oaks to enjoy our Cool Summer Evenings concerts. Sing along, dance and enjoy the talents of local and regional favorite bands. The 2018 season will take place each Sunday evening...



Brookgreen Summer Lights Festival

WEDNESDAY, JULY 11, 2018 TO SATURDAY, JULY 14, 2018

LOWCOUNTRY ZOO

For 2018, we are lighting up your summer nights! The Brookgreen Summer Lights Festival launches on May 24 and runs Wednesday - Saturdays nights through August 19.   During the Festival, Brookgreen will close at 5:00 pm. and gates will re-open at 6:30 pm...



Public Walking Tour of Archaeological Site at Brookgreen Gardens

FRIDAY, JULY 13, 2018 - 11:00AM TO 12:00PM

AMERICAN SCULPTURE

Public walking tour of archaeological site by Dr. David Palmer, 11:00am, meet at field next to zoo entrance, call for reservation, 843-235-6016. Free for members and included with garden admission.



Share Your History on Brookgreen's Birthday

FRIDAY, JULY 13, 2018 - 1:00PM TO 4:00PM

LOWCOUNTRY HISTORY

Bring your family heirlooms, photographs, portraits, archival material, and other items that relate to the history of plantations in Georgetown County, especially the Brookgreen Gardens property (Laurel Hill, Springfield, Brookgreen, and The Oaks...



Cool Summer Evenings Concert Series

SUNDAY, JULY 15, 2018 - 7:00PM

BOTANICAL GARDENS

Bring a lawn chair and find your favorite spot under the shade of the Live Oaks to enjoy our Cool Summer Evenings concerts. Sing along, dance and enjoy the talents of local and regional favorite bands. The 2018 season will take place each Sunday evening...



Zookeeper for the Day

WEDNESDAY, JULY 18, 2018

LOWCOUNTRY ZOO

Zookeeper for a Day dates are on the 3rd Wednesday's of the month, and listed above. Guests age 12 and older gain a firsthand look at working in a zoo and spend the day helping zookeepers with their daily routine of feeding, cleaning, and animal care....



Brookgreen Summer Lights Festival

WEDNESDAY, JULY 18, 2018 TO SATURDAY, JULY 21, 2018

LOWCOUNTRY ZOO

For 2018, we are lighting up your summer nights! The Brookgreen Summer Lights Festival launches on May 24 and runs Wednesday - Saturdays nights through August 19.   During the Festival, Brookgreen will close at 5:00 pm. and gates will re-open at 6:30 pm...



Brookgreen 101

THURSDAY, JULY 19, 2018 - 1:00PM TO 2:00PM

AMERICAN SCULPTURE

Brookgreen 101, a program sponsored by the Campbell Center for American Sculpture, is a public information program offered usually on the third Thursday of the month at 1:00 in the Welcome Center Conference Room.  The topics cover various aspects of...



Cool Summer Evenings Concert Series

SUNDAY, JULY 22, 2018 - 7:00PM

BOTANICAL GARDENS

Bring a lawn chair and find your favorite spot under the shade of the Live Oaks to enjoy our Cool Summer Evenings concerts. Sing along, dance and enjoy the talents of local and regional favorite bands. The 2018 season will take place each Sunday evening...



Open Studio

TUESDAY, JULY 24, 2018 TO FRIDAY, JULY 27, 2018

AMERICAN SCULPTURE

Drop-in to see and learn about the materials, tools, and procedures used by sculptors in creating their work, 10:00am-12:00pm and 2:00pm-4:00pm (each day), Campbell Center Studio, reservation not required



Brookgreen Summer Lights Festival

WEDNESDAY, JULY 25, 2018 TO SATURDAY, JULY 28, 2018

LOWCOUNTRY ZOO

For 2018, we are lighting up your summer nights! The Brookgreen Summer Lights Festival launches on May 24 and runs Wednesday - Saturdays nights through August 19.   During the Festival, Brookgreen will close at 5:00 pm. and gates will re-open at 6:30 pm...



Cool Summer Evenings Concert Series

SUNDAY, JULY 29, 2018 - 7:00PM

BOTANICAL GARDENS

Bring a lawn chair and find your favorite spot under the shade of the Live Oaks to enjoy our Cool Summer Evenings concerts. Sing along, dance and enjoy the talents of local and regional favorite bands. The 2018 season will take place each Sunday evening...



Brookgreen Summer Lights Festival

WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 1, 2018 TO SATURDAY, AUGUST 4, 2018

LOWCOUNTRY ZOO

For 2018, we are lighting up your summer nights! The Brookgreen Summer Lights Festival launches on May 24 and runs Wednesday - Saturdays nights through August 19.   During the Festival, Brookgreen will close at 5:00 pm. and gates will re-open at 6:30 pm...



Cool Summer Evenings Concert Series

SUNDAY, AUGUST 5, 2018 - 7:00PM

BOTANICAL GARDENS

Bring a lawn chair and find your favorite spot under the shade of the Live Oaks to enjoy our Cool Summer Evenings concerts. Sing along, dance and enjoy the talents of local and regional favorite bands. The 2018 season will take place each Sunday evening...



Brookgreen Summer Lights Festival

WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 8, 2018 TO SATURDAY, AUGUST 11, 2018

LOWCOUNTRY ZOO

For 2018, we are lighting up your summer nights! The Brookgreen Summer Lights Festival launches on May 24 and runs Wednesday - Saturdays nights through August 19.   During the Festival, Brookgreen will close at 5:00 pm. and gates will re-open at 6:30 pm...



Cool Summer Evenings Concert Series

SUNDAY, AUGUST 12, 2018 - 7:00PM

BOTANICAL GARDENS

Bring a lawn chair and find your favorite spot under the shade of the Live Oaks to enjoy our Cool Summer Evenings concerts. Sing along, dance and enjoy the talents of local and regional favorite bands. The 2018 season will take place each Sunday evening...



Make Your Own Brookgreen Medal

TUESDAY, AUGUST 14, 2018 TO FRIDAY, AUGUST 17, 2018

AMERICAN SCULPTURE

Make Your Own Brookgreen Medal with Heidi Wastweet, $550, plus materials’ fee. A single-sided art medal is a bite-size project that can be done in four days.  On the first day, Heidi Wastweet will take students around the grounds to take their own...



Zookeeper for the Day

WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 15, 2018

LOWCOUNTRY ZOO

Zookeeper for a Day dates are on the 3rd Wednesday's of the month, and listed above. Guests age 12 and older gain a firsthand look at working in a zoo and spend the day helping zookeepers with their daily routine of feeding, cleaning, and animal care....



Brookgreen Summer Lights Festival

WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 15, 2018 TO SUNDAY, AUGUST 19, 2018

LOWCOUNTRY ZOO

For 2018, we are lighting up your summer nights! The Brookgreen Summer Lights Festival launches on May 24 and runs Wednesday - Saturdays nights through August 19.   During the Festival, Brookgreen will close at 5:00 pm. and gates will re-open at 6:30 pm...



Brookgreen 101

THURSDAY, AUGUST 16, 2018 - 1:00PM TO 2:00PM

AMERICAN SCULPTURE

Brookgreen 101, a program sponsored by the Campbell Center for American Sculpture, is a public information program offered usually on the third Thursday of the month at 1:00 in the Welcome Center Conference Room.  The topics cover various aspects of...



Cool Summer Evenings Concert Series

SUNDAY, AUGUST 19, 2018 - 7:00PM

BOTANICAL GARDENS

Bring a lawn chair and find your favorite spot under the shade of the Live Oaks to enjoy our Cool Summer Evenings concerts. Sing along, dance and enjoy the talents of local and regional favorite bands. The 2018 season will take place each Sunday evening...



Modeling the Head, Hands and Feet with Dora Natella, FNSS

MONDAY, AUGUST 20, 2018 TO FRIDAY, AUGUST 24, 2018

AMERICAN SCULPTURE

This intensive workshop focuses on creating a portrait from direct observation of a live model, including the study of hands and feet using water based clay. Dora Natella will demonstrate step by step a series of skills needed to create a more convincing...



National Sculpture Society 85th Annual Awards Exhibition

SATURDAY, AUGUST 11, 2018 TO SUNDAY, OCTOBER 28, 2018

AMERICAN SCULPTURE

The annual juried exhibition of the National Sculpture Society, the oldest professional organization of sculptors in America, presents the work of masters alongside rising stars in American sculpture. Brookgreen Gardens is the only venue for this exhibit...



SEPTEMBER 2018

Donna Summer & the Music of the 70's

 THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 6, 2018         FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 7, 2018         

SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 8, 2018         SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 9, 2018



Developing the Sculptor's Eye with Simon Kogan, FNSS

MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 10, 2018 TO FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 14, 2018

AMERICAN SCULPTURE

Energy, action, movement, and feeling in sculpture are not a theatrical mask or a symbolic gesture - they are pieces of a deep, hidden secret to be discovered and brought to life.  We will learn how to see more in a model than just a tedious account of...



Brookgreen Farmers Market

SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 15, 2018



Zookeeper for the Day

WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 19, 2018

LOWCOUNTRY ZOO

Zookeeper for a Day dates are on the 3rd Wednesday's of the month, and listed above. Guests age 12 and older gain a firsthand look at working in a zoo and spend the day helping zookeepers with their daily routine of feeding, cleaning, and animal care....



Brookgreen 101

THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 20, 2018 - 1:00PM TO 2:00PM

AMERICAN SCULPTURE

Brookgreen 101, a program sponsored by the Campbell Center for American Sculpture, is a public information program offered usually on the third Thursday of the month at 1:00 in the Welcome Center Conference Room.  The topics cover various aspects of...



Lecture by Sculptor in Residence - Wesley Wofford

SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 29, 2018 - 3:00PM TO 4:00PM

September 29, 2018 at 3 pm in the Welcome Center Conference Room. Enjoy a lecture and presentation from our Sculptor in Residence. Call for reservations (843) 235-6016.



Brew at the Zoo

SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 29, 2018 - 5:30PM TO 8:30PM

LOWCOUNTRY ZOO

This craft beer tasting will feature over 30 regional and national selections and offers a rare opportunity after-hours to see Brookgreen’s Lowcountry Zoo. Guests receive a signature tasting glass and enjoy a silent auction hosted by The Friends of...