List of local Inauguration Day events

A number of groups will be hosting Inauguration Day events Tuesday that are open to the public:

The Democratic Club of Beaufort County South of the Broad will hold an Inauguration Day lunch from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Dye's Gullah Fixins in Pineland Station on Hilton Head Island.

A buffet lunch of Gullah food will be offered for a $15 contribution at the door.

The event is open to the public, but reservations are requested. Contact club president Dave Rice at for information or reservations.

The Hilton Head Island/Bluffton chapter of Drinking Liberally will host a get-together at 5:30 p.m. at Wild Wing Cafe in Bluffton.

The event will be held in the outside enclosed and heated room on the right side of the restaurant.

The club asks that in the spirit of President-elect Barack Obama's National Service Day that guests bring a canned good or nonperishable food item to be donated to Bluffton Self Help or The Deep Well Project.

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A potluck celebration will be held at 7:30 p.m. at Picture This Gallery, 124 Arrow Road, Hilton Head Island. The informal gathering will include live jazz with singer Beryl Title.

Contact Mira Scott at 843-684-5776 or by e-mail at for more information or reservations.