Good News: Start of the Original Gullah Festival

Good News: Start of the Original Gullah Festival
(Source: WTOC)

BEAUFORT CO., SC (WTOC) - The Original Gullah Festival of South Carolina takes place annually every Memorial Day Weekend.

The festival started Friday and runs through Sunday at the Henry C. Chambers Waterfront Park in Beaufort.

The festival focuses on education and cultural preservation of the African-American Gullah heritage in the Lowcountry.

The festival was first held in 1986.

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