Family fun abounds at BEAUTIFUL BROOKGREEN GARDENS.
Brookgreen Gardens is a National Historic Landmark with the largest collection of American figurative sculpture in an outdoor setting in the world. The gardens feature the natural flora and fauna of the South Carolina low country. Brookgreen has the ONLY ZOO accredited by the Association of Zoos and Aquariums on the coast of the Carolinas. For years they have held exciting summer events and this summer is no exception.
Experience BROOKGREEN GARDENS at twilight during their Cool Summer Evenings program this summer. A series of exciting and varied musical offerings are planned for every Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday throughout the Summer. Cruises down the creek are available at 5 and 6 p.m. each evening. Tickets are $7 for adults and $4 for children in addition to garden admission. All performances begin at 7 p.m. and the gardens are open until 9 p.m. Visitors are encouraged to bring lawn chairs and blankets to be more comfortable during the performances. Be sure to visit the Pavilion Restaurant, on Wednesday and Friday evenings, for dinner until 7 p.m.
Also, Thursday nights are FAMILY NIGHTS AT BROOKGREEN!
Jerry Walls, naturalist , professional bird guide and co-star of CBS television’s ‘Carolina Safari’, will present interactive programs featuring his collection of live animals. The hour-long programs will begin at 5 p.m. in the Lowcountry Zoo area at the Sculpture Center outdoor patio and will be held rain or shine.
July 5—Venomous Snakes of South Carolina
July 12—Turtles and Tortoises—Have Shell Will Travel!
July 19—Animal Tracks—Nature Detective!
July 26—Going Batty—Bats!
August 2—Insects & Arachnids—They’re Everywhere!
August 9—Amphibians—The Amazing Double Life!
AND DON’T FORGET, BE SURE TO VISIT ELLIOTT RENTALS TO FIND A VACATION HOME OR CONDO THAT IS AS LOVELY AS BROOKGREEN!