Beaufort hosts Festival of Houses and Gardens

Historic Beaufort Foundation is sponsoring the annual Fall Festival of Houses and Gardens from Friday to Oct. 23. Beaufort's National Historic Landmark District is the largest in South Carolina.

During the festival, visitors are invited to explore a selection of private homes, churches, gardens and plantations rarely open to the public. Advance tickets reservations are recommended. Cost ranges from $45 to $55. Brochures and ticket information are available at www.historicbeaufort.org

Details: events@historicbeaufort.org, 843-379-3331