It’s that time of year again! The Beaufort Shrimp Festival is coming back to downtown Beaufort on Friday, October 6th and Saturday, October 7th, from 11AM – 5PM. Enjoy shrimp dishes from up to 15 local restaurants! View more details on tickets and pricing here.

Pinckney Retreat Ideal Living Ticket

Come see us at the Ritz Carlton Tysons Corner in Washington, D.C. on September 23 and 24. We will be there Saturday and Sunday to talk about all that Pinckney Retreat has to offer. Click the ticket below to register, and come see us to learn more about life in the Lowcountry!

Hurricane Harvey

In the wake of the recent devastation caused by Hurricane Harvey in Texas, there are a few ways that you can help with relief. See below the list of charities offering relief needs online through shopping lists: SPCA of Texas/Jan Rees-Jones Animal Care Center Animal Defense League of Texas Refugee Services of Texas-Houston Texas Diaper... Continue Reading


Many of the locals and our visitors enjoy Beaufort for its small town feel. There are plenty of activities involving the arts, and USCB has just released its upcoming theater schedule for the season. Beaufort is in for some great performances through next spring! Get your pass online and learn more about what’s coming to the Mainstage... Continue Reading

Beaufort downtown

In a recent article by Trip Advisor, Beaufort, Souther Carolina was named as one of the Most Charming Southern Vacation destinations in the U.S.! Trip Advisor says it best – “With its horse-drawn carriages and antebellum mansions, few Southern vacations combine history, hospitality, and coastal charm like Beaufort.” We couldn’t agree more!  

Sheldon Church

Looking to visit our beautiful Beaufort town? Click here to read about the top 10 things to put on your Beaufort Bucket List!  

Fireworks By Beaufort Pics Water Festival

The 62nd Annual Beaufort Water Festival is in full swing! This festival has been celebrating with shows, dances, concerts, raft races, and many other events for over 60 years. Read more about the festival and the schedule of events here.

The Cutest Town!

Historic Home

There’s always a cute town in every state and we have to agree Beaufort takes the cake for cutest town in South Carolina. Take a look at this online article recognizing Beaufort’s adorable charm we all love!  

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ideal-Living magazine just released its 2017 Best of the Best awards, and Pinckney Retreat was named in the Best Eco-Friendly Community category. ideal-Living created the Best of the Best awards in order to help people choose the place that’s “best” for them! They say that the best eco-friendly communities “distinguished themselves from concept to completion by... Continue Reading

Pleasing to Our Pets The bond between an owner and a pet is an unbreakable one. We take our furry, feathered or sometimes scaly pet home to join our family and have a place they too can call their own too. No matter what type of pet you welcome, give them a space to unwind... Continue Reading