JUN 01 2020

Where to Satisfy your Sweet Tooth on Folly!

When you get a hankering for a sweet treat on Folly there are plenty of local places where you can satisfy your sugary cravings. Depending on your mood, you can find frozen treats like ice cream, froyo (frozen yogurt) and smoothies, or the killer ‘C’s’ of confection goodness: cookies, cakes and candies. Dolce Banana Café– … Continue reading Where to Satisfy your Sweet Tooth on Folly!

APR 20 2020

What Lies Beneath a Leatherback Turtle’s Beak

If you spend any of your spare time pursuing social media, you may very well have stumbled across a particularly surprising viral photo: the inside of a leatherback turtle’s mouth. That doesn’t sound too terribly intimidating, right? Along with the rest of their sea turtle brethren, these true beauties of the sea have a special … Continue reading What Lies Beneath a Leatherback Turtle’s Beak

APR 07 2020

National Beer Day: Places on Folly Serving Local Brews

What would you give to celebrate National Beer Day on Folly Beach? Our intention with this blog post was to give a nod to the budding South Carolina craft beer scene, now features more than 30 breweries alone, and the bars and restaurants on Folly where you can drink like a local.  We are still … Continue reading National Beer Day: Places on Folly Serving Local Brews

MAR 23 2020

Creative Ways to Display Your Shark Teeth Collection

Now that you’ve done the hard work of hunting down a varied assortment of shark’s teeth, you’ll want to find some creative ways to display your collection. There are many options from which to choose, but here are a few of the more imaginative approaches to exhibiting your shark tooth stash. Frame them in a … Continue reading Creative Ways to Display Your Shark Teeth Collection

MAR 02 2020

Folly Beach Brunch

Brunch Bunch: Top Spots for Folly Beach Brunch     Sunday brunch is a great way to start your week on Folly Beach. Highlighted here are some of the most popular brunch spots and a few featured menu items to tempt your tummy. Pair them with a freshly-made mimosa or Bloody Mary and let the … Continue reading Folly Beach Brunch

FEB 24 2020

10 Things to Do in Folly Beach

Amanda of Girl about Columbus revealed 10 of her favorite activities while staying in Folly. Read more for her favorites on where to eat, stay, and play. 1. Check out some of her favorite local eats. Located on Center street, Taco Boy has been rated as one of the top 5 restaurants in Folly by … Continue reading 10 Things to Do in Folly Beach

FEB 22 2020

National Margarita Day: Where To Get Your Margarita Fix On Folly 

Happy National Margarita Day! Folly Beach offers an abundance of bar and restaurant options where you can celebrate this famous cocktail concoction, whether you prefer yours frozen or on the rocks, with a salted or an unsalted rim.  Taco Boy-For the perfect pairing of tacos and margaritas, stop by Taco Boy, a funky taqueria on … Continue reading National Margarita Day: Where To Get Your Margarita Fix On Folly 

FEB 03 2020

Consider a Home With a Pool for Your Folly Vacation!

If you’re dreaming up a Folly Beach vacation, chances are that you are thinking of long days at the beach. The beach is absolutely the main attraction when it comes to a Folly vacation, but when it comes to creating the perfect Folly vacation, it’s important to consider the reality of the beach. Sometimes hours … Continue reading Consider a Home With a Pool for Your Folly Vacation!

DEC 30 2019

New Year’s Eve Beach Bash at Tides

There’s no better place to celebrate the best party night of the year than Folly Beach, and there’s no better venue to ring in the New Year than at Charleston’s only full-service ocean front hotel, Tides Folly Beach. Their New Year’s Eve Party kicks off at 8 p.m. and goes until 1 a.m. Festivities will … Continue reading New Year’s Eve Beach Bash at Tides

DEC 24 2019

‘Twas the Night Before Christmas — Folly Style

‘Twas the night before Christmas, when here by the sea, Not a creature was stirring, not even an anemone.Our flip-flops still sat in sandy piles by our doors,In hopes that the cold weather would soon be no more. The tan-legged little children were nestled snug in their beds,While visions of Rita’s root beer floats danced … Continue reading ‘Twas the Night Before Christmas — Folly Style

DEC 13 2019

‘Jam on:’ Folly Beach Bluegrass Society endures as Bluegrass Buddies Acoustic Jam

Jamie Wilson, a mother who was in search of something to do besides change diapers and feed babies, decided to do something different with her life. She decided to learn how to play music to distract her from the everyday doldrums that many new parents succumb to when they have young children—and Jamie had four … Continue reading ‘Jam on:’ Folly Beach Bluegrass Society endures as Bluegrass Buddies Acoustic Jam

NOV 26 2019

Audubon Study Shows Folly Birds Most Vulnerable to Climate Change

Audubon has released an extensive new report called “Survival by Degrees: 389 Species on the Brink,” that shows the potential impacts on birds’ range, nesting and migration patterns from climate change.  Primary findings indicate that two-thirds of bird species in North America are at risk of extinction from climate change. The study features a zip … Continue reading Audubon Study Shows Folly Birds Most Vulnerable to Climate Change

NOV 19 2019

Folly Restaurants and Bars Open on Thanksgiving Day 

In the event that you are visiting Folly over the Thanksgiving holiday weekend, we have compiled a list of restaurants and bars that will be open in some capacity on Turkey Day. We have also indicated which places will be serving some form of Thanksgiving-style fare. Rita’s Seaside Grille Rita’s Seaside Grille will be serving … Continue reading Folly Restaurants and Bars Open on Thanksgiving Day 

NOV 06 2019

8 Reasons to Stay on Folly Beach for the Holidays

It’s hard to believe the holidays are even close, but you won’t find us complaining — after all, ’tis the most wonderful time of the year. It’s a season filled to the gills with friends, family, festivities and, naturally, good tidings of great joy. And while you could certainly have a very merry time no … Continue reading 8 Reasons to Stay on Folly Beach for the Holidays

OCT 26 2019

Halloween, Folly Style

While you could try to Trick or Treat on the Edge of America this All Hallows Eve, the real party (and most of the island’s residents) will be at the annual Folly Beach Halloween Carnival. Wear your costume, whether you’re a scary ghost, fairy princess, classic vampire, or any other goblin and come to Folly … Continue reading Halloween, Folly Style