Grand Festival of Art & Books Saturday, October 5, 2013 9:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Public invited, admission is free! Page & Palette, Inc. 32 S Section Street, Fairhope, Alabama 36532
Join us on Saturday, Oct. 5th for the 31st Annual Grand Festival of Arts & Books! The books portion of the festival will be held in the heart of downtown Fairhope on the campus of Faulkner State Community College. The Book Festival is a free event featuring authors and exhibitors who have joined together to give thousands of book lovers the chance to interact with poets and storytellers, award-winning authors and national best-selling authors. Book lovers of all ages are invited! Kids will have the chance to take part in their own literary adventures and crafts! This spectacular program includes book talks, author signings, children’s crafts, storytelling, art and live music!
SwampFest Saturday, November 2, 2013 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. Public invited, admission is free! Playcard Outdoor Environmental Education Center 10729 Highway 19 West, Loris, SC 29569
Playcard’s special events are designed to build community partnerships between people who share the love for the environment, who have helped build and sustain this community based Environmental Education Center. Playcard was founded by Mr. James P. Blanton in 1987 as an outgrowth and educational branch of the Horry County Conservation Foundation and Horry County Schools.