When the Beaufort Water Festival's Blessing The Fleet event started 62 years ago it was primarily to bless the shrimp boats and to introduce the new commodore. Many local shrimp boats participated. Take a look at how the event has changed over the years.
Stacey Canaday speaks about her feelings on being announced as the 63rd Beaufort Water Festival Commodore and the fact that she and her husband, Chris Canaday, are the first married couple to both be given the honor of being commodore.
For most, the idea of performing for hundreds of strangers would be the show stopper, but not for these youngsters. The Beaufort Water Festival Talent Show on Wednesday at Henry C. Chambers Waterfront Park gave us the opportunity to interview several of the acts to understand how they calm their nerves before taking the stage.
This isn’t new news but it’s smart to have your boat sea worthy this weekend. The S.C. Department of Natural Resources, Beaufort County Sheriff’s Office marine division as well as Beaufort Police will be checking to make sure your boat is safe for you, your occupants and other boaters as you enjoy the Beaufort Sandbar Concert this weekend.
Get ready for the Beaufort Water Festival: on Tuesday, as the stage goes up, marketing and PR director Todd Stowe talks about a change that's coming for Tuesday night, and some other highlights of this years festival.
Rock-turned-country singer Aaron Lewis will headline the 2017 Beaufort Water Festival's Concert in the Park on July 15. The show will kick off at 7 p.m. with opening act Jordan Rager, the "Southern Boy" known best for his hit single featuring Jason Aldean