February 26, 2024

BBQ, Bluegrass, & Bourbon: Everything You Need to Know About Garden & Gun’s Freshfields Village Event

Picture this: you’re attending Garden & Gun’s BBQ, Bluegrass, and Bourbon event at Freshfields Village on March 16 from 3 – 6 p.m, eagerly anticipating what experiences await you on The Village Green. Expect Southern charm, music, food, and drinks combined to create an unforgettable day in the heart of South Carolina’s Lowcountry. We’re diving into the details of the day below!



Southern cuisine wouldn’t be the same without its cherished BBQ. Bringing in their most popular offerings, local food trucks Swig & Swine BBQ and Southern Roots Smokehouse, known for their culinary expertise in the BBQ realm, are sure to serve up an experience that’s as savory as it is authentic. Whether it’s the smoky richness of brisket or the tender, pull-apart goodness of pulled pork, there’s something for every BBQ enthusiast. Leave your outside food and drink at home, as you won’t go hungry at The Village! Note: both payment methods of cash and card will be accepted.


Experience Bluegrass 

As the smell of BBQ fills the air, bluegrass music will serenade your senses. Performed live by the local band, The Lowhills, this signature Southern sound brings an added layer of authenticity to the event. Whether you’re already a fan or new to the genre, the live performance by The Lowhills is sure to leave you enthralled by the tunes long after the day is over. Enjoy the magic of bluegrass under the South Carolina sky, creating the perfect soundtrack to your day in the Lowcountry.


Enjoy Bourbon

The classic Southern flavor of bourbon provides attendees with a taste of tradition. Known for its craft and flavors, Blade and Bow‘s bourbon will be served in a variety of creative cocktails for sampling. You can also partake in bourbon tastings, a chance to savor the spirit’s palate of flavors. Not a bourbon fan? We’ve got you covered, as FortyEight – Wine Bar & Kitchen will be serving specialty cocktails as well as a variety of local beers and of course, wine offerings. In addition, Kiawah Spirits will be offering tastings inside of their store! There’s truly something for everyone at this event.


Explore Freshfields 

While you’re on Kiawah Island, immerse yourself in the charm and allure we have to offer here at Freshfields Village. As you stroll through the Village, you’ll discover a selection of boutiques and specialty stores that capture the essence of Charleston charm. Whether you’re in The Village for a staycation or vacation, don’t forget to book your stay at the Andell Inn! Be sure to take advantage of the preferred room rate offered to attendees and check out the specials and promotions going on throughout The Village at these participating retailers. 


BBQ, Bluegrass, and Bourbon isn’t just an event—it’s a taste of life in the Lowcountry. So come enjoy the offerings, explore the charm of Freshfields Village, and create memories that will last a lifetime. We can’t wait to welcome you at this can’t miss event for a perfect spring day on Kiawah! Note: this event is rain or shine.