Posted 10/28/2013 01:31 PM by Berkeley County Government
Four programs introduce Cypress Gardens’ new educational initiative focused on cultural history. The programs address some of the South Carolina academic standards for social studies, science and math for 3rd, 4th and 5th&nb
Posted 10/03/2013 04:44 PM by Berkeley County Government
For over 16 years, Cypress Gardens’ Halloween in the Swamp has been one of the most exciting and anticipated seasonal events in the Lowcountry. It is especially attractive for families because of the wide range of activities offered for all ages. Younger children enjoy less-spooky offerings including music, campfire, marshmallow roasts, sto
Posted 07/29/2013 04:00 PM by Berkeley County Government
Hundreds across the Lowcountry pull out their safari hats every year and visit Cypress Gardens for their annual “Swamp Safari”. The event has become quite popular with locals and will feature a full schedule of exciting swamp adventures.
Posted 07/25/2013 10:14 AM by Berkeley County Government
On Saturday, September 14, 2013, The Blackwater Ukelele Festival will be held at Cypress Gardens. The festival is put on by local ukulele enthusiasts. They kick the festival off with a workshop appropriate for the beginner through intermediate players. The workshop is taught by local ukulele legend Donald "Noodle McDoodle" Whitley, one of the best ukulele players on the east coast.
Posted 07/11/2013 11:25 AM by Berkeley County Government
Learn to make garden ornaments with Portland cement at two workshops scheduled at Cypress Gardens July 24-25. The Hypertufa Workshop is Wednesday morning 9 A.M. to 11:30 A.M. Learn how to make molds and mix tufa cement. Students will make a stepping stone and a flower pot that will end up looking like old tufa stoneware. Return Thursday 9 AM to 1 PM to unmold your projects and learn concrete carving and finishing techniques. $35.
Posted 05/29/2013 03:28 PM by Berkeley County Government
The Antique Tractor Show, hosted by the Charleston Antique Tractor & Engine Society, celebrates its inaugural year at Cypress Gardens. Organizers hope to attract record crowds by holding the show at one of the areas most exciting attractions.
Antique Tractor Show Cypress Gardens Saturday, June 8th 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Posted 03/27/2013 08:04 AM by Berkeley County Government
Cypress Gardens Cultural Dance Festival returns for a third consecutive year, featuring a vast array of authentic dances from around the world. The performers exhibit distinction and grace as they represent a number of countries, including Egypt, Spain, Philippines, Cuba, Argentina, Tahiti, India, and the United States.
Posted 03/13/2013 12:00 PM by Berkeley County Government
Cypress Gardens debuts its own music competition to showcase local talent on Sunday, March 10th. This highly anticipated event unites the Lowcountry’s best amateur musicians together with an excited audience ready to crown their favorite acts. The top performers in each class (17 and under; 18 and over) will receive a $100.00 cash prize and be crowned “Swamp Celebrities”, a title they will carry for a year.
Posted 03/12/2013 04:33 PM by Berkeley County Government
March is the prime time to view spectacular blooming flowers at one of the Lowcountry’s most fascinating sites. Cypress Gardens’ “Breath of Spring” weekend kicks off with an annual Flower Show hosted by local garden clubs, then progresses into art and craft exhibits, live entertainment and tons of springtime fun for the entire family.