Independence Day in upon us! The heat of summer is here, the smell of grilled burgers and hot dogs float through the air, colorful seasonal fruits and vegetables stock the kitchen, frozen cocktails are in high demand and our resort chefs can’t wait to celebrate America’s birthday with the bounty of the season.
We will be celebrating the 4th all week long with numerous special activities and culinary events! For a full detailed list of our special events please see pages 3-5 of the Summer Activity Guide.
The following events are in addition to our regularly scheduled weekly dining events…
Kicking off our holiday week is our ever-popular Mingo Point Oyster Roast & BBQ on Monday, June 30th from 6pm-9pm. Come out and enjoy an authentic Lowcountry experience at Kiawah’s most popular family outing. A riverside oyster roast, an all-you-can-eat buffet, live entertainment from The Island Trio, a kids “cool-zone” featuring hair braiding, a design-your-own beach bag, and a kid friendly buffet along with Kiawah’s Naturalists presenting live reptiles and gators and an artisan craft market…what more could you ask for!
In addition to fresh roasted oysters, enjoy a number of Southern BBQ specialties; ribs, pulled pork, smoked chicken, steaks, loaded potato skins, along with a bounty of side dishes, salads, and desserts.
Friday, July 4th:
A Day Celebrating America
Loggerhead Bar & Grill at The Sanctuary
Loggerhead Grill will be hosting an all-day Fourth of July Party. Fun in the sun with lots of activities including hair braiding, clowns, and all day live music. *Pool & Beach Services are for Sanctuary guests only & dining is available for all.
Independence Festival in the Park
5:30pm-9:30pm, Night Heron Park
Fireworks in the park promptly at 9:15pm
Let the fun begin! This festival will kick off following the Annual Bike Parade at Night Heron Park with live music, tie dye, face painting, children’s train, carnival games, and much more! Food and beverage tickets will be on sale at the park throughout the day and at the event. Holiday grilling favorites include: burgers, hot dogs, ribs, pulled pork, shrimp, watermelon, etc. Food prices $5-$15.
Celebrate The Red, White & Blue
5:30pm-9pm, The Sanctuary Terrace Lawn
Adults $48; Children $24
Fireworks held on the beach promptly at 9:40pm
Bring your family and friends to celebrate America’s Independence on the scenic oceanfront Terrace Lawn. Indulge in fantastic food and classic cold festive drinks while enjoying our All American Band. Children will be able to participate in our fun filled activities and games. Reservations required; community style seating.
Jasmine Porch– Holiday Kid’s Buffet
5:30am-10pm, The Sanctuary
Jasmine Porch welcomes families of all ages with our children’s holiday buffet. Join us all weekend (Friday-Sunday) as we celebrate with traditional favorites for everyone.
Beaches & Cream Ice Cream Social!
7pm-10pm, The Sanctuary; $10
Happy 4th of July! Celebrate with us as you build your ultimate ice cream sundae with all the festive toppings! Featuring this month – Red, White and Beaches Ice Cream; Wholly Cow-Killa Vanilla Ice Cream with Strawberries and Blueberries.
Kiawah Island Golf Resort wishes everyone a safe and happy 4th of July! Cheers!