Monday, April 23, 2012

Seafood Festival

When: April 27th, 2012 from 5pm - 8pm & April 28th from 11am - 5pm
Where: Shelter Cove Community Park - Hilton HeadThe fifth annual Hilton Head Island Seafood Fest is set to take place Friday, April 27, 2012, 5-8pm, and Saturday, April 28, 11am-5pm, at Shelter Cove Community Park.

The popular, family-friendly event serves as the foundation’s annual fundraiser with proceeds from admissions, beverage sales, restaurant purveyor fees, artists’ fees and auction funds benefiting the American Cancer Society, the M.D. Anderson Cancer Research Center, and the Island Recreation Scholarship Fund.

SCAD Sidewalk Art Fest

CHALK IT UP at the 31st Annual Sidewalk Arts Festival
When: April 28th, 2012 from 11am-5pm
Where: Forsyth Park

The Sidewalk Arts Festival annually draws thousands of visitors to view temporary chalk masterpieces created by SCAD students, alumni and prospective students on the sidewalk canvases of Savannah’s largest historic downtown park. SCAD students and alumni represent a variety of the university’s majors, from fashion to film and television. The prospective student competition is open to high school juniors and seniors.

Food from local vendors and Coca-Cola products will be available for sale during the event.

The festival will be preceded by Films in Forsyth, featuring the family friendly films “The Goonies” at 8 p.m., Thursday, April 26, and “How to Train Your Dragon” at 8 p.m., Friday, April 27, on the big screen at Forsyth Park’s band shell. All events are free and open to the public.