Celebrate the country of Jamaica during the 5th Annual SC Reggae Jerk Wine Festival from noon to 7 pm on Sunday, August 26th at Magnolia Plantation and Gardens. The charity event features Jamaican jerk dishes paired with wines and Reggae music.
At the festival, guests receive an engraved 9-oz. wine glass, as well as a jerk sample paired with wine. Reggae music will be performed by the Conscious Reggae Sensation Phorein, Sounds of Sand Steel Band, and the Dubplates. Other activities include Jamaican Ludo and Dominoes games, a Pepper Eating Contest, and more.
A portion of proceeds will go to the Healthy Lifestyle Network, a 501c3 organization dedicated to helping children and adults in Charleston and to fight childhood sexual abuse in Jamaica. Donations of school supplies, soccer balls sizes 3 & 4, shin guards, arts & crafts, cotton fabric, and hand quilting thread are welcomed.
Advanced tickets can be purchased online. Tickets for Adult Designated Drivers and Young Adults (under 21 years old) are also available. Children under 12 are free. Parking is free.
For more information, go to www.screggaejerkfestival.com.