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5:01 am on Friday September 20, 2013

Pickin' By The River is back at the waterfront this Saturday

The Pickin' By The River returns to Henry C. Chambers Waterfront Park this Saturday, September 21, from noon to 5:30. Enjoy a day of listening to the sounds of country, bluegrass and folk music in an all acoustic open jam. Open to all musicians.
12:20 pm on Friday May 10, 2013

Free Wi-Fi comes to Charleston's Waterfront Park

A City of Charleston partnership with Google has already brought free Wi-Fi to Marion Square, and now it has brought free Wi-Fi to the city's Waterfront Park. Google also intends to add a virtual photo tour of the park to Google Maps. Below are...
11:04 am on Monday April 29, 2013

Pickin by the River returns May 18

Pickin by the River returns to Henry C. Chambers Waterfront Park on Saturday, May 18, with sounds of country, bluegrass and folk music.
3:20 am on Friday March 8, 2013

Planning for a new structure on the marina parking lot advances

While still in early conceptual stages, the notion of some sort of new sporting complex on the downtown Beaufort marina parking lot is continuing to advance.
7:17 am on Friday February 22, 2013

Boat hotels won't come to downtown Beaufort

Beaufort City Council has officially voted down a proposal that would have allowed boat hotels at the downtown Beaufort marina.
3:18 am on Friday February 22, 2013

Debate over floating boat hotels continues (Update: Sunk)

The Charlestonian Update 2: With a 4-1 vote, Beaufort City Council has scuttled the idea. Update: Debate continues with more restricitions being proposed. A request by the owners of the 93-foot yacht The Charlestonian to operate as a hotel off the...
4:29 am on Thursday October 25, 2012

Support grows for downtown day dock, heads to Beaufort council (Updated)

TheDigitel Update: The plan continues to advance. Floated many times over the past decade, a proposal for an expanded downtown Beaufort day dock appears to be making real progress this time. The proposal to bring a 250-foot day dock and mixed use...
3:42 am on Thursday August 9, 2012

Photo: Building Beaufort's Waterfront Park

Image credit: Charles "Charlie" Brown with permission of Stephen Murray and family The image above captures the construction of Beaufort's Henry C. Chambers Waterfront Park under construction. It was taken by Charles "Charlie" Brown, grandfather of...
3:05 am on Friday July 6, 2012

Debate over day dock for downtown returns

TheDigitel Following news that a $100,000 federal grant would bring an improved mooring area to the Beaufort River near the Waterfront Park, debate for improved and expanded day dock services has rekindled.  Floated near as many times as there have...
7:11 am on Thursday May 17, 2012

Beaufort to upgrade marina, add mooring field with $100,000 grant

TheDigitel Thanks to a $100,000 federal grant, the City of Beaufort plans to add an improved mooring area in the Beaufort River and upgraded electrical connections to the marina. The idea is to make Beaufort more appealing to would-be visiting...