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Daufuskie Island Artists, Artisans and Authors featured at Coastal Discovery Museum

October 5-December 31: Daufuskie Island Artists, Artisans and Authors featured at Coastal Discovery Museum! The opening reception will be held October 11 from 5-7 pm. and the public is invited to attend. Hilton Head Island’s neighbor to the south is Daufuskie Island. The southernmost point of South Carolina, Daufuskie Island...
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Daufuskie Island’s Legacy Lives On

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For thousands of years, indigenous Muskogean Indians called Daufuskie Island home. The word “Daufuskie” comes from the Muscogee language and means “sharp feather,” due to the Island’s distinctive shape. In the mid-1500s, Spanish explorers had begun colonization of the Southeastern Coast of the United States, followed by the French and...
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41st Annual Daufuskie Day Celebration on Daufuskie Island!

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June 24: A Gullah homecoming with arts and crafts, food vendors, storytellers, Island tours and more to benefit the Daufuskie Island Foundation. Tickets are $35 and advance ferry reservations from Hilton Head Island and Savannah are required. Tickets may be purchased at Red Stripes Caribbean Cuisine in Bluffton, at Lester’s...
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