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5:29 am on Wednesday July 3, 2013

Find out if your home cooking tops downtown's best chefs

The Downtown Plate Crawl will pit chefs against home cooks on August 15 — you could be one, if you apply by July 18.
9:58 am on Tuesday March 26, 2013

Beaufort Beauties: Donning women's clothes for a cause

We all know Beaufort is a bit on the less socially conservative side of South Carolina; still, it is surprising to see the community so fully embrace an event that effectively puts many of our more renowned locals in drag. I suppose when it's for...
5:16 am on Tuesday October 16, 2012

Dissecting the success of the Main Street Beaufort Dollars promotion

Main Street Beaufort Drawing locals to shop and dine downtown during the slow August season, Main Street Beaufort's "Dollars" program returned for the second time — allowing for local's to buy up to $100 in shopping credits for just $50. This round...
5:20 am on Wednesday August 1, 2012

Half-off Main Street Beaufort Dollars returning to fuel downtown shopping

Main Street Beaufort Success or failure, business organizations are often likely to talk highly of a promotion right after it ends -- but Main Street Beaufort is offering up a bit of proof. They're doing it again. The merchant group will once again...
9:05 am on Thursday July 19, 2012

Dine well and for good at the Supper Society

TheDigitel The Supper Society is back on Thursday, July 26, and once again offers a chance for some great local food in a surprise setting and a way to support to local nonprofits. Tickets are still available for the 7 p.m. event to be held in a "...
3:27 am on Wednesday February 22, 2012

Shop half-off with Main Street Beaufort Dollars (Update: Hit. How are you spending?)

Flickr user sirqitous Main Street Beaufort Dollars, even better than a Sacagawea dollar? Update: The promotion is coming back. Update February 22: When $15,000 worth of Main Street Beaufort Dollars went on sale they sold out in just 18 minutes. So,...
11:05 pm on Wednesday January 25, 2012

Deal finally brings parking tokens back to downtown Beaufort

Flickr user dmott9 While you won't be able to use the tokens in the on-street city meters, a deal between Main Street Beaufort and the owners of the Port Republic Street surface parking lot will allow return customers and employees to park all day...
6:21 pm on Tuesday August 23, 2011

Who should dole out Beaufort's tourism grants?

TheDigitel As if Beaufort's tourism funding issues weren't confusing enough, now this: The City Council wants to reconsider how it hands out its Tourism Development Advisory Committee dollars. This money comes from the same pool that goes to the...
8:23 am on Tuesday August 23, 2011

Vanna White to appear at Beaufort Shrimp Festival

Flickr user jaymiek Vanna White at the Beaufort Shrimp Festival? Yup that's the word, according to Main Street Beaufort. Main Street posted the below on its Facebook page this morning: Main Street Beaufort is happy to announce that the 17th...
5:46 am on Sunday June 19, 2011

'Beaufort Beauties' is back for six causes (update: Sassy Brown takes the crown)

Flickr user mugley Update June 19: Despite that earlier scuffle The Island Packet was out to see some drag for a cause on Saturday night. Reporter Juliann Vachon (real female) was there and has the account of the talent and beauty throwdown that...