Lowcountry Cook-off comes to Yemassee

The Yemassee Revitalization Corporation will host the inaugural Yemassee Lowcountry Cook-Off, sponsored by LeCreuset, from 1 to 4 p.m. Saturday at the Yemassee Ball Field, Highway 68 in Yemassee. The Lowcountry Cook-Off is a competition among Lowcountry chefs, amateurs and pros, who will prepare a dish or meal of their choosing in order to vie for the title of Yemassee Cook-Off Champion. The winner will be determined by public voting.

Tickets are $12 in advance and $15 at the door. Tickets include 10 samples. Additional tickets will be sold at the event. Beer, wine and sodas will also be sold at the event. All proceeds will benefit the Yemassee Revitalization Corporation.

Details: Emily Ratliff, YRC_inc@live.com, 843-441-7402; www.yemassee-sc.org