Who says cotton candy, clambakes, and Ferris wheels don't mix? Find these and more at the following seasonal seaside celebrations.
Bluffton, South Carolina, October 12-19, 2014
Held in the charming historic district of Bluffton, this weeklong annual event features locally harvested seafood, rich history, a juried art show, and more. Pack a picnic and enjoy the festival's kickoff gospel concert on Sunday, then save room for the Tour and Lowcountry Boil at Waddell Mariculture Center on Monday. With a 5k oyster run, family night, and boat tours as just a few of the other activities offered during the week, everyone's sure to have a good time.
Prices vary for each event; 843-815-6278 or blufftonartsandseafoodfestival.com.