Blog 2018-01-09T09:02:08+00:00

Have You Seen This Ghost?

Folly Beach's long and infamously haunted history would not be the same if it weren't for Blackbeard, Folly's token ghost pirate. During the eighteenth century, pirates controlled the coast lines and water around Folly Beach [...]


Historic Mosquito Beach

Mosquito Beach is a historic beach located in the Sol Legare community of James Island. In the peak of segregation in the 1950’s, African-Americans weren’t allowed to enjoy the local beaches such as Folly Beach, which meant they had to travel further to enjoy the waterfront. Mosquito Beach, which got its name from the insects that populate the area, became the local beach for African-Americans in the '50s.


Bye-Bye Folly Boat

If you want to understand the creative, free spirited, come-as-you-are soul of Folly Beach search no further than the “Folly Boat”. The Folly Boat is a small but iconic vessel that washed up on the [...]


The Edge of America

One of the most iconic elements of Folly Beach has to be the Edwin S. Taylor Folly Beach Fishing Pier. Spanning 1,045 feet into the vast Atlantic Ocean, the Pier offers incredible views, not to [...]


Hello Summer!

While it's definitely been warm enough for the beach lately, the first official day of Summer is only a few days away. That's right, the Summer Solstice in the Northern Hemisphere will be at 12:24AM [...]


Shine On

  Save the Light is hosting a small ceremony at the beach overlooking the Morris Island lighthouse on Saturday October 1st at 7 pm, the 140th anniversary of the first lighting October 1, 1876. Thanks [...]


You’d Tap That

Loggerhead’s adds 20+ craft beer taps, hosts first beer dinner On Feb. 24 Loggerhead’s Beach Grill hosted their first beer dinner to show off the newly added craft beer taps, which has a heavy emphasis [...]


Oh, What A Night!

When the sun goes down, Center Street becomes a lively mix of beach-casual nightlife and rooftop dance clubs. Whether you're in the mood for a relaxing evening overlooking the water or a bucket of beer [...]


Surfs UP!

No trip to Folly Beach is complete without a little fun on the water and Folly Beach is one of the premiere surfing destinations on the East Coast. You'll find surfers all along the beach, [...]


Explore The Island

When looking for a little on-land adventure, try renting a bicycle and cruise the island. With several parks and lots of nature trails, you'll get to experience the beauty of Folly Beach from different perspectives. [...]


Let’s Eat

You know what pairs perfectly with a day at the beach? A delicious meal. And as casual as the vibe is on Folly, you'll find that we are serious about our food. From fresh local [...]