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Meet the animals of the Lowcountry

The Coastal Discovery Museum at Honey Horn on Hilton Head Island will present the second annual Lowcountry Heritage Breeds Festival from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. today. In partnership with the American Livestock Breeds Conservancy, the museum will host breeders of farm animals that were historically used in the Lowcountry. Animals will include marsh tackies, a Mammoth Jackstock mule, guinea hogs, Pineywoods cattle and leghorn chickens. The conservancy also will present two programs, "Breeds of the Southeast" and "Marsh Tacky Talk," and "Meet the Animals" guided walks throughout the day. The event is free; refreshments will be for sale.

Details: 843-689-3033, ext. 224

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