Family Event near Charleston, SC Features 65,000 Pounds of Select Oysters

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For the 24th Annual Lowcountry Oyster Festival, guests can enjoy a feast of oysters while staying in an oceanfront villa on Isle of Palms.

Historic and beautiful Boone Hall Plantation will be the venue for the 24th Annual Lowcountry Oyster Festival, held on January 28 in Mount Pleasant, SC, at 1235 Long Point Road. This family-oriented event features oyster shucking and eating contests, two tractor-trailer loads of single select oysters sold by the bucket, live music, games and activities. Sponsored by the Greater Charleston Restaurant Association, this has been named one of the "Top 20 Events in the Southeast" by the Southeastern Tourism Society. Gates open at 10:30 a.m. with free parking. Tickets can be purchased in advance for $8.00 through the association office or at the gate for $10.00. Kids 10 and younger are admitted free when accompanied by an adult. No pets or coolers are allowed. For more information about this event, contact Kathy Britzius at 843-577-4030 or 843- 452-6088.

ResortQuest Isle of Palms & Wild Dunes is offering pre-designed lodging packages with attractive discounts like Romantic Rendezvous, Historic Charleston, Golf Getaway and Walk on the Wildside (for water sports enthusiasts). Guests can stay in a fully-equipped Isle of Palms villa at the beach, just a short drive from where the event takes place. Enjoy four miles of beach, championship golf, tennis, biking, nature tours, shopping and dining. Guest can find more information on visiting Charleston's Islands,, or call 1-800-344-5105.

About ResortQuest

ResortQuest, one of the nation's leading vacation rental and resort real estate companies, provides a one-stop resource in North America's premier resort destinations, ResortQuest is the largest marketer and management company of vacation condominiums and vacation rentals in the U.S. and Canada, based on a portfolio of nearly 17,000 properties, from Outer Banks vacation rentals to Destin condos, with a combined real estate value estimated at approximately $7 billion. ResortQuest Real Estate is one of the nation's leading real estate companies focusing exclusively on resort properties, offering superior brokerage services in the country's premier beach, ski and golf destinations. ResortQuest employs more than 4,000 people and is owned and operated by Gaylord Entertainment Co. (NYSE: GET), one of the largest and fastest growing companies in the hospitality and entertainment industries, based in Nashville, Tenn., that also owns and operates Gaylord Hotels and the Grand Ole Opry. For more information, visit or


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