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10:02 am on Friday June 1, 2012

Annual Sweetgrass Festival celebrates Gullah Geechee culture

Image by Flickr user ConcubineThe Sweetgrass Festival, being held this Saturday at Mount Pleasant Memorial Waterfront Park, will celebrate the rich Gullah Geechee cultural heritage and provides the most extensive showcase of sweetgrass baskets in...
4:34 am on Monday April 30, 2012

Chef BJ Dennis serves up another soulful Sunday supper

Image by Amanda ClickButcher & Bee shares its love of locally sourced food as well as its kitchen space with a handful of guest chefs every month. On special Sundays, chef BJ Dennis, a Charleston native with Geechee/Gullah roots has been cooking...
5:54 am on Saturday March 24, 2012

Back-to-back pop up dinners at Butcher & Bee

Image by Amanda Click / TheDigitelButcher & Bee has been consistently wowing diners with their food as well as consistently keeping it fresh by hosting pop-up dinners. This Sunday and Monday they'll be hosting two different guests who will...
1:52 am on Sunday August 24, 2008

Gullah/Geechee Nation festival

In Charleston this weekend is a festival that aims to help solidify the Gullah/Geechee Nation. The culture the group represents are noted for "preserving more of their African linguistic and cultural heritage than any other African American...