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5:48 pm on Tuesday September 2, 2014

Three sea turtles to be released friday at Folly Beach

Atalaya, Blu, and Trawler have all recovered and are heading home. You'd be hard pressed to find a sweeter and more family-friendly event.
2:46 pm on Tuesday June 17, 2014

Indie film comes 'home' for two screenings

Half of the indie comedy "Cinema Purgatorio"  was filmed in Folly Beach, so it made sense to the filmmakers bring the movie back to Charleston
4:06 pm on Thursday March 27, 2014

Folly Beach Sea & Sand Festival postponed to April 11-13

Due to the high probability of severe thunderstorms this weekend, the 24th Annual Folly Beach Sea & Sand Festival & Fundraiser has been postponed to the weekend of April 11-13.
5:09 am on Thursday February 20, 2014

$30M Project to shore up Folly Beach shores, homes

1.5 million cubic yards of sand is being pumped onto 5.34 miles in shore, hopefully in time for the full summer beach season.
1:58 pm on Saturday November 23, 2013

Beer garden planned for Folly Beach

The Barrel, a beer garden-styled facility, is planning to open in the Charleston area. The establishment will be located at 1859 Folly Road, which you may know better as the current home to the run-down “Surf Lessons” building you would stare at...
8:31 am on Wednesday June 5, 2013

Folly Beach park to reopen in time for July 4

Beach renourishment efforts are ahead of schedule at Folly Beach County Park and officials expect it to be open in time for the July Fourth holiday.
8:28 am on Wednesday May 29, 2013

Charleston's beach season is here; Need tips?

Folly Beach, Isle of Palms, Sullvian's Island are three of the Charleston area's most popular beaches — but do you know where to go, for what, and which has the best nightlife?
10:27 am on Wednesday May 22, 2013

Folly Beach County Park could reopen by late summer

Two years ago the South Carolina shore was torn apart by Hurricane Irene and parts of Folly beach County Park were washed away into the sea and the park was closed. Now officials are hoping that repair work could reopen the park by late summer.
1:07 pm on Saturday May 18, 2013

Push grows to reintroduce alcohol to Folly Beach's sands

Following a beach "riot" last July 4th, alcohol was now banned on Folly Beach — but a significant portion of the town's residents thinks the move was a step too far and is calling for the ban to be substituted with new rules.
6:03 am on Thursday May 16, 2013

Sand flowing back onto closed Folly Beach County Park

Folly Beach County Park remains closed after heavy erosion, but stabilization work is under way and 175,000 cubic yards of sand have recently begun to make their way back to the beach.