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5:21 am on Thursday August 1, 2013

Pirate Day is coming to Hunting Island Beach

Don't miss Pirate Day at Hunting Island Beach on Saturday, August 10. Bring the kids out to enjoy a day full of pirate-related activities and games including a treasure hunt, making your own treasure chest, pirate roulette and more.
4:32 pm on Thursday October 11, 2012

Kierkegaard and pirates converge at Charleston Library Society

Mirror’s Fathom, the first novel by College of Charleston Professor Sheridan Hough, is the story of Tycho Wilhelm Lund, anarchist, pirate, and thief of a legendary mirror. Tycho a great-nephew of Søren Kierkegaard  is asked to appraise the furniture...
12:50 am on Friday April 20, 2012

Women pirates: Anne Bonny and Mary Read

Anne Bonny“If you’d fought like a man you needn’t hang like a dog.” Anne Bonny, 1702-1782 When Gordon’s daughters were young, any long trip in the car meant; “Dad tell me a pirate story.” One daughter, Beth, would become a reporter, editor and...
10:50 am on Saturday June 4, 2011

Dolly Parton's Pirates Voyage opening night coverage

The new pirate themed show has taken over the former Dixie Stampede location and sparked interest from both tourists and locals. The result is a whole treasure trove of links. (Sorry.) There's quite a bit, perhaps almost too much, of information...
7:40 am on Thursday June 25, 2009

Get your pirate on at Charleston Harborfest

Image by Flickr user Ben WaltherImage by 20090625-pirate.jpgCharleston Harborfest starts tomorrow, June 26, and the pirates are ready to come out and play. The Post and Courier has a fun story on Pirate Village, one of many attractions at this year'...
4:18 pm on Monday July 21, 2008

Pirates take over the Old Exchange

Pirates will be taking over the Old Exchange Building on Friday, July 25. Events include a coloring contest, a tour of the dungeon, and some history in action. For more information, call (843) 727-2165. [gmap markers=blue::32.77686530894714,-79....