There is no better time of year to visit Charleston than during the fall months. The weather has cooled down, and it is the perfect time to see all of the sites. The Shem Creek Inn is a a great waterfront hotel in Charleston. There are many accommodations, and it is the perfect location making it easy to get to all of the hot spots in the area. There are many Thanksgiving events at Kiawah this year that everyone should check out. It is the perfect way to get into the holiday spirit and spend time with the family.
The festival kicks off bright and early at 8:30am with a traditional Turkey Trot. This event will happen rain or shine. It is a great way to get that work out in before a long day of eating and watching football. Be sure to get there at 7:30am to register. This can be found on the beach at Sanctuary Beach path. There are a couple of different races offered. The races include a one-mile walk or a one to three mile run. It gives everyone a chance whether they are a beginner or more of an advanced runner. All participants will get a raffle ticket in order to try and win some great prizes.
After the race is over stick around, because at 10am there will be a family sand sculpting contest. This is a fun and exciting way to bring the family together on Thanksgiving. There will be different categories including best holiday theme, most creative and nature. The winners will be chosen at 12pm. After the day is over come back in the evening for fall festival from 5:30p.m-8p.m. This will take place in Night Heron Park with live entertainment. This include a bluegrass band, favorite crowd attractions and many food and beverages.
All of the events at Kiawah are a great way to spend the day with the family on Thanksgiving. Call Shem Creek Inn today and book your hotel room for the events.