17 Jan 2023
Celebrating summertime is about getting out and enjoying the sun, warm weather, and local entertainment! If you're planning a summer escape to Hilton Head, you must attend Mayfest in Bluffton! Also known as the Bluffton Village Festival, this event is about hometown fun and getting all the laughs. Enjoy local artists, food vendors, arts and crafts, live music, and more! This event will lift your spirits and show you some good Lowcountry hospitality! Events and festivals are only the beginning of the fun in Hilton Head! Download our 7-Day Itinerary and get ready for the best vacation you've ever had! From what to see to where to eat, we've covered everything.
Bluffton Village Festival
What is the festival all about?
Mayfest celebrates the beginning of summer and what makes the area so unique. People from all over come to experience the fun, art, and tasty treats that define the festival. Sample local food; you've got to try the shrimp salad sandwiches; they are to die for! Most of all, this event is about connecting with others and having a good time!
When is the festival?
Bluffton Mayfest 2023 will be held on Saturday, May 13th. Located in the heart of Bluffton, the venue for the event is easy to get to, no matter where you are in the area! Review the directions page for the fastest and easiest way to arrive at the event. The festival starts at 10 a.m. and lasts until 5 p.m., so come for a couple of hours or spend the entire day meeting and chatting with Bluffton locals!
No need to worry! Complimentary parking for the event will be at Red Cedar Elementary School. The directions page details parking and shuttle service from the elementary school to the event.
What is the admission fee?
The event just got a little better because admission is free! Everyone is welcome to attend. Bring yourself, the kids, and anyone looking for a good time.
What is there to do?
From the stage at Bluffton Mayfest, you'll be able to hear local musicians and bands playing your favorite songs. Plus, there are plenty of entertainment opportunities for kids of all ages! Check out artisans selling their unique creations or participate in local organizations' fun activities. And remember the pie-eating and ugly dog contests; they will make you laugh!
Stay with Beach Properties of HHI for easy access to the annual Mayfest celebration!
Mayfest is the perfect event to kick off your summer in the Lowcountry. With free admission, plenty of activities, and entertainment for all ages, you won't miss this one-of-a-kind festival! And what better way to access Mayfest than staying with Beach Properties of HHI? We have some of the most luxurious rental properties on Hilton Head, making your stay comfy and cozy after a day of fun! Browse our rental properties and see what sets us apart. We can't wait to see you at Mayfest!