Author Archives: Mike Vegis

Congratulations to Earl Klugh on his recent Grammy nomination for is album, “Handpicked” for Best Pop Instrumental Album.  Already a Grammy winner, he has been nominated 12 times before this latest nomination. Here’s more information on this soon-to-be-award-winning album, “Handpicked:” … Read More

Sold-out Weekend of Jazz huge hit

Thursday night, Uge Groove wowed the crowd with his sax.  Friday night, Spiro Gyra and Al Jarreau had the stage on The Sanctuary Grand Lawn hopping.  Above was the scene at Saturday’s sunset concert with Burt Bacharach and Earl Klugh. … Read More

Thanksgiving Sand Sculpting

Every Thanksgiving Day, families and friends gather on the beautiful sandy beach of Kiawah Island Golf Resort to engage in some good old-fashioned competition. Could this event be the annual Turkey Trot on Kiawah Island? It could be, but not … Read More

  Food & Wine Celebration to Bring Private Dining to Friday’s Classic Black-tie Evening The Sixth Annual Gourmet and Grapes on Kiawah Island – a Culinary Extravaganza benefiting the Hollings Cancer Center at the Medical University of South Carolina – … Read More

In the latest Conde Nast Traveler magazine (the same issue that named Charleston as the #1 destination city in the U.S. for the third year in a row), Kiawah Island was ranked as the fourth in their top islands in … Read More

Marathon spectating is never easy.  Still not sure why your loved ones are running 26.2 miles without being chased by zombies?! Because 26.3 would just be crazy! Your friends and family members have dedicated much time and effort in training … Read More

  As Town Biologist Aaron Given puts it, ‘the first of a wave of buttery goodness’ has arrived on Kiawah. This week, Town biologists banded the first two Yellow-rumped Warblers (Setophaga coronata) of the season. Yellow-rumped Warblers are one of … Read More

Condé Nast Traveler announced today the results of its 26th annual Readers’ Choice Awards, which recognizes the world’s leading travel brands and best cities. For the third consecutive year, Charleston has been named the No. 1 U.S. City with an … Read More

Expeditions with Patrick McMillan Comes to Kiawah for Naturally Kiawah Garden Grand Opening Saturday, October 26th at 4pm. Back in April we announced the “Naturally Kiawah Garden” project, a garden with the focus of enhancing the knowledge of plants native … Read More

The Kiawah River is always a special place with an abundance of life, but the fall season is something magical – Kiawah Island Dolphins. The temperatures are starting to cool off and our summer crowds are starting to fade. The … Read More