Make Holiday Shopping a Breeze Right Here at the Village

24 November 2021

Shopping for the holidays can get stressful! This season, get all of your shopping done in one place and start checking off your list at Freshfields Village. With our variety of stores, you’re guaranteed to find the perfect gift for every person on your list! Charleston’s most unique shopping experience will meet all your needs this holiday season!

From luxurious gifts to chic, budget-friendly finds, use our holiday gift guide for every special person on your list. And for even more gift ideas be sure to check out our digital gift guide.

For The Hostess with the Mostest

Customized Gift Basket  //  Doin’ The Charleston

Design your own specialty gift full of local eats and treats that is perfect for anyone on your list!

Veuve Clicquot Brut Champagne  //  FortyEight – Wine Bar & Kitchen

You can never go wrong with a classic gift of Veuve Clicquot Brut Champagne. So pop the bottle and cheers!

Woodford Reserve   //  Kiawah Spirits

Based on historical recipes but influenced by the iconic core Woodford Reserve Bourbon brand, these spirits are sure to be a hit for any bourbon lover!

Bronze Lantern Warmer with 11 oz. Candle  //  Palmetto Scent Studio

This candle is sure to bring both style and functionality to any home!

For the Merry & Bright Fashionista in your Life

Cashmere Ruanas  //  TINA Stephens

This Ruanas is a best-seller and fan-favorite. Available in a wide array of colors, this luxurious, lightweight wardrobe essential can be worn in many ways!


The Great Winter Fairisle Lodge Cardigan  //  Showroom Kiawah

A heavyweight knit that will keep anyone both warm and fashionable during these winter months ahead!

Patagonia Men’s Better Sweater ¼ Zip  //  SeaCoast Sports and Outfitters

This warm, 100% recycled polyester quarter-zip jacket combines a sweater-knit aesthetic with the easy-care of Better Sweater fleece.

Heather Cast Plaid Intercoastal Sport Shirt  //  Southern Tide Kiawah

This sports shirt has a classic plaid check that touches up a versatile shirt, cut from a stretchy blend for a comfortable and breathable fit.

Garnet Poncho  //  J.McLaughlin

This oversized poncho can be easily dressed up or down, making it perfect for any occasion! 

For the Joyful Wanderers

XTRATUF Ankle Deck Boot  //  Coastal Footwear

The perfect fishing boot and overall shoe for life on the water.

Jordan Angel Fleece Hoodie  //  Islands Mercantile

A comfortable and breathable fit for any activity, throw this on for a winter walk on the beach or a jog outdoors!

ON Cloud 2.0 Sneakers  //  Holly & Brooks

Engineered for high performance and complete comfort. Made to perform all day, every day for active people on the go.

For the Merriest Accessorizer

Henrietta Adjustable Necklace  //  Peyton William Jewelry

Sparkling faceted Hematite is accented with 14K Gold filled rope accents, and a single Baroque Pearl shimmers as the centerpiece. The necklace length can be easily adjusted. 

Handmade Colombian Mochilas // Las Olas

This bag is very best in unique and custom, handmade pieces!

Mini Jaipur Cashmere Scarf  // J.McLaughlin

A dramatic piece when cast in a color duo that enhances any look.

Loeffler Randall Mini Pleated Clutch // Showroom Kiawah

Spice up any look with this pleated frame clutch in metallic and topped with a signature knotted bow. 

For the Cheerful Experiencers

Have a few folks on your list that would prefer experiences over a traditional gift? Consider giving the gift of an experience this year. If making cherished memories is most important to them, here are some creative ideas at the Village that won’t need any wrapping paper!

Pour Your Own Scented Candle

Grab a gift card from Palmetto Scent Studio so that your friend, co-worker, or family member can enjoy their own scent-making soiree! New items such as body lotions, scrubs and soaps are now available as a customizable take-home treat!

A Stay-cation Getaway

Book a night or two at the Andell Inn for the ones on your list who deserve to put their feet up! With gorgeous views of the Andell Lake, a cozy gathering space at the Porch Bar, and all the amenities for the perfect stay-cation, this will be a gift to remember. Photo credit: Libby Williams

Get in the holiday spirit by planning a trip to Freshfields Village to enjoy our many fun holiday activities for the whole family! Visit our event calendar for a full list of upcoming events. We look forward to welcoming everyone to the Village!


Celebrate the Season in the Village

10 November 2021

Freshfields Village is excited to announce an array of holiday events for the entire family!

Kick off the festive season with us on Friday, November 26th as we welcome Santa to the Village Green! Santa Claus will be available for complimentary photos in Santa’s Surf Shack on the Village Green from 10:00 am to 6:00 pm on Friday, November 26 & Saturday, November 27 and 10:00 am to 4:00 pm on Sunday, November 28. Be sure to bring your camera or phone as families will be able to capture their own special moment this year.

In addition to visiting with Santa, guests can enjoy live music, strolling carolers, and interactive performers each day over Thanksgiving Weekend. Check out the full schedule of events here and plan your weekend in the Village with friends and family.

As you tackle your holiday shopping, enjoy live music each Saturday in December from 12:00 to 3:00 pm and strolling carolers each Sunday in December from 11:00 am to 2:00 pm. A full schedule of events will be available here.

Throughout the season, families can deliver their Letters to Santa to our special mailbox in the Village. The mailbox will be located near the Christmas Trees on the Village Green and the letters will be delivered directly to Santa via his elves. For each letter received from November 26th through December 20th, Freshfields Village will donate $5 to the Dee Norton Child Advocacy Center in Charleston.

Each Day of November: 30 Must-Do Freshfields Activities

27 October 2021

Fall is in full swing, and the holidays are just around the corner. This is the perfect time to enjoy all Freshfields Village has to offer this season. Luckily, we’ve put together a must-do guide for this month and thought it was only fair to give 30 ideas for the 30 days of November.

Whether you’re at the Village with family, friends or solo, this list has perfect ways to enjoy Freshfields Village in November!

1.  Grab a warm caramel macchiato from Java Java to start your day right.

2.  Get your nails looking their very best at Kiawah Nail Studio just in time for the holiday season.

3.  Take a lap around Showroom Kiawah to find yourself a perfect trendy sweater for the cooler days ahead. 

4.  Rent a bike at SeaCoast Sports and Outfitters and explore the ins and outs of Kiawah Island.

5.  Stop into Bluemercury to catch up on all of the newest makeup trends.

6.  Book a staycation at the Andell Inn… do you even need a reason!?

7.  Get your pearly whites shining bright just in time for Thanksgiving at Village Dentistry.

8.  Schedule a massage at Urban Nirvana Spa; you’ll need it after the holidays!

9.  Head to Doin’ The Charleston to start tackling your holiday shopping.

10.  Stock up on the best wine in town at FortyEight – Wine Bar & Kitchen, and be a hit at the next holiday party.

11.  For those who enjoy cocktails over wine, head to Kiawah Spirits for a wide range of exceptional spirits.

12.  Attend a private or group art class at Patricia Reno Huff Gallery & Art Studio. Your inner Van Gogh will thank you.

13.  Enjoy the best sushi on Kiawah Island at Fuji Sushi Bar & Grill.

14.  Finish your lunch with a scoop of ice cream from Ben & Jerry’s. We strongly recommend the mint chocolate chip! 

15.  Take a breather on the Village Green and enjoy the scenery and the hustle and bustle of holiday shoppers. (Congrats, you’ve made it halfway through the list!)

16.  Find an adorable trendy sweater for your fur baby at Dolittle’s.

17.  Mosey on over to Peyton William Jewelry to get some inspiration for your holiday wish list.

18.  Head to Faherty to shop for unique and sustainable clothing this fall.

19.  Design your own candle at Palmetto Scent Studio to get your home smelling like Pumpkin Spice this season.

20.  Spruce up your holiday wardrobe by shopping the November Collection at J.McLaughlin.

21.  Get all of the stocking stuffers for your little ones at Islands Mercantile.

22.  There’s no better gift than a book, so be sure to get shopping at Indigo Books.

23.  Keep your wardrobe looking trendy this fall with the latest hip apparel and accessories at Holly & Brooks.

24.  Refresh your skincare by making a stop at Sweetgrass Plastic Surgery.

25.  Nothing beats 20/20 vision, so give the gift of brand new glasses this holiday from Village Optical.

26. Enjoy some authentic Neapolitan-style pizza at La Tela Pizzeria.

27.  Celebrate Happy Hour at Cantina 76. We can’t recommend the margaritas enough!

28.  Shop the latest athletic wear at lululemon in preparation for those New Year’s Resolution plans. 

29.  Take in the beautiful lights strung throughout the village and bask in that holiday cheer!

30.  Last but not least, join us for our upcoming November events at the Village. And be sure to mark your calendar (and check it twice) for when Santa visits Freshfields Village on November 26th – 28th. 

There’s no shortage of things to do on the island this November. So don’t forget to share your fun with us by tagging us on social media

5 Fall-tastic Trends This Season

28 September 2021

And just like that… it’s fall! As the days get shorter and a crisp breeze fills the air, there’s no better time to get your wardrobe fall-ready. Our list of these top 5 fall fashion trends of the season is the perfect place to start!

Whether you’re planning a fashion trip with your girlfriends, or a local searching for the latest styles, we’ve been working hard to ensure visitors can shop, dine, and socialize safely while visiting the Village. Fall into fashion at Freshfields with these 5 trends and you’ll wow the crowd!

The Trend: Saturated Shades

Inspired by all of the bold hues seen on the runway, this season is all about the color. Whether a colored statement shoe or a full look, you’ll definitely want to add in some flair. Shop the best and brightest at Showroom Kiawah and you’ll be sure to be a showstopper this season.

The Trend: Loose Fit Denim

A trend we can all get behind is a perfect pair of loose fit denim jeans. Gone are the days of way too skinny, skinny jeans. Welcome to the world of flair, bootcut or boyfriend, because any loose fitting style is welcome. Be sure to shop these styles by visiting Faherty in the Village! Strut into fall in your perfectly loose denim.

Photo credit: 

The Trend: Fedora Hats

Nothing is more chic than a brand new fedora hat to ring in the fall season. Whether you are hiding a bad hair day or slaying the accessory game, hats are a must this season. Head to Holly & Brooks in the village to find your perfect fall hat. You’ll never go wrong pairing your perfectly fall outfit with a fedora hat.

The Trend: Layer Up on the Jewelry

This trend is here to stay. Layering is an ongoing obsession that includes combining pieces of all different shapes, sizes and metals! Visit Peyton William Jewelry to start creating your layered look. No one can resist the glitz and the glam!

The Trend: Soft Red Nails

Now that your fall wardrobe is complete it’s time for the last piece, your nails. This fall season is all about the soft red. Opting for the soft red instead of bold red is a modern, up-to-the-moment look. Stop into Kiawah Nail Studio today and think cranberry or a drop of Bordeaux wine, please.

There’s no shortage of places to shop for your fall trend inspired wardrobe here in the Village. Don’t forget to share your fun with us by tagging us on social media

September Staycation: Stay Awhile, Explore More and Get Moving

26 August 2021

You know what they say, the best kind of vacation is the one you take at home. So skip the months of planning, packing and traveling, and treat yourself to a relaxing, not to mention incredibly easy, staycation on our beautiful Island. 

We’ve been working hard to ensure visitors can shop, dine, and socialize safely while visiting the Village, so check out this perfectly planned itinerary with our favorite must-do’s while you’re in town!


Photo credit: Andell Inn

When it comes to beautiful places to stay, there is no shortage on Kiawah Island. Located only miles away from the Village, these options are sure to leave you feeling refreshed and pampered.

Andell Inn

Located within Freshfields Village and steps away from our shops and restaurants, the Andell Inn has all the southern charm with modern amenities. The boutique hotel offers guest rooms and suites with stunning views, beach access and a saltwater pool. It’s the perfect destination for the entire family!

The Sanctuary

Located at the Kiawah Island Golf Resort, The Sanctuary is a stunning luxury oceanfront hotel. Located just 21 miles from Charleston, this hotel delivers Forbes Five-Star service and unequaled accommodations. Fun fact: This year’s PGA Championship took place at The Ocean Course right near The Sanctuary!

Pam Harrington Exclusives

If you’re looking for a rental, Pam Harrington Exclusives is the way to go. They offer luxury Kiawah Island and Seabrook Island rentals including, luxury homes, villas and condos. No matter what you are looking for Pam Harrington Exclusives has a rental that will be sure to make your vacation one to remember! 


Photo credit:

Kiawah Island has some beautiful beaches, but believe it or not, that’s not the only thing it has to offer. Here are some of our favorite activities that will get you acquainted with Kiawah like a pro.

Kiawah Beachwalker Park

This ten-mile stretch of coast is the perfect place to take in some beautiful ocean views. Beachwalker Park is a nice alternative to some of the more crowded Lowcountry beaches and offers many things to do. The best part, the park is just a short bike ride from the Village! Rent a bike at SeaCoast Sports and Outfitters and head down the bike path towards Kiawah Island. 

Picnic at Angel Oak Tree

One of the must-see parks in Charleston, the Angel Oak Tree is thought to be one of the oldest living things in the country and has become the quintessential Charleston, SC symbol. Grab lunch to-go from one of our delicious spots in the Village, including Jersey Mike’s Subs or Java Java, and enjoy a nice long picnic under the Angel Oak Tree.

The Goatery at Kiawah River

The Goatery at Kiawah River is an Artisan dairy specializing in the best Grade A milk and cheeses. Book an appointment for any of their exciting activities, including goat yoga or a private farm tour. This is a great and unique way to get outside and learn more about farm animals!


Photo credit:

Now that you are relaxed, well-fed and well-ventured, it’s time to get moving! These adventurous activities will give you the excitement and rush we all look for while on a staycation!

Horseback Riding on Seabrook Island

Seabrook Island Equestrian is a full-service Equestrian Center that offers beach horseback riding. Activities include guided trail rides, pony rides and riding lessons. These options are open for riders of all skill levels!

Kayaking Through the Lowcountry Marshlands

Rent kayaks at Seacoast Sports and Outfitters and explore the infamous Lowcountry marshlands. Explore the different waterways and see marine wildlife up close! 

Golf at One of the Five Golf Courses

Kiawah Island offers public access to five top-rated golf courses. These include the Ocean Course, Cougar Point, Osprey Point, Turtle Point and Oak Point. So hit the greens for the day, and then be sure to enjoy a delicious meal at La Tela Pizzeria in the Village!

So who else is ready to stay awhile, explore more and get moving on their staycation? Don’t forget to share your fun with us by tagging us on social media

Keep Cool: 17 Must-Do Freshfields Activities

1 August 2021

As we enter the final stretch of summer, it’s time to get out there and make the most of the remaining warm weather and sunny days. Luckily, we’ve curated a complete list of summer must-do activities to keep you cool!

Whether you’re a local who’s looking to explore the island or a visitor currently planning their trip, this summer checklist is full of activities for you to squeeze every last bit of fun out of the season.

1 – Grab a new swimsuit at Las Olas–both women’s and men’s available!

2 – Pick up a new beach read at Indigo Books. (Perfect for National Book Lovers Day on August 9th!)

3 – Stroll into Kiawah Nail Studio and select your perfect summer color!

4 – Enjoy our weekly Shag Night on the Dock at the Village, hosted by Doin’ the Charleston.

5 – Book a staycation at the Andell Inn–hello, waterfront pool views!

6 – Jam out to local music talent every Thursday at our weekly Acoustic Nights on the Green.

7 – Don’t forget the most important meal of the day (breakfast!) from Java Java, while visiting our monthly Cars & Coffee event on August 21st from 9-11 am!

8 – Take in the beauty of the island from bike, kayak or paddleboard (rentals available from SeaCoast Sports and Outfitters) – maybe you’ll get lucky and get a glimpse of our local wildlife.

9 – Nothing says Back-to-School like a new look! Start the school year with cool new clothes from one of our many shops at the Village.

10 – Dive into a glass of bold and full or crisp and buttery wine from FortyEight – Wine Bar & Kitchen while enjoying their outdoor patio.

11 – The Village Green is the perfect spot to do just about anything–relax, yoga, enjoy a coffee; the possibilities are endless!

12 – Find all of our photo op selfie stations (Hint, hint: the Instagram-worthy spots don’t stop at the Village Green)

13 – Catch a sunset on our lakeside deck.

14 – Grab a quick bite from Jersey Mike’s Subs before heading to the beach to hit the waves.

15 – Head to the Village each Monday this August to experience the best local farmers at the last of our summer Farmers Markets!

16 – Enjoy some French fare while dining al fresco at Hege’s.

17 – Pick up a summer souvenir at Islands Mercantile.

There’s no shortage of things to do on the island. Don’t forget to share your fun with us by tagging us on social media

10 Favorite Foodie Flavors at Freshfields

1 July 2021

Rich, comforting, fresh or festive, the flavors of Freshfields will bring out your inner foodie! Take a break from the summer sun and step inside one of our 10 mouth-watering, hunger-eliminating, flavorful destinations to create some tasty memories.

Whether you’re a visitor who’s planning an upcoming summer trip, or a local looking to explore our beautiful island, these 10 flavors will pack a punch to tempt your taste buds all season long.

“Full-Flavored Favorite” | Ben & Jerry’s

The first venture in becoming an official Freshfields Foodie begins where the flavors are always fun. Located between Bluemercury and Village Optical, this Village staple is the perfect way to start your summer stroll along the Village sidewalks. (We recommend trying their newest flavor, “Totally Unbaked!”)

“Comfortably Classic Flavors” | Cantina 76

With patio season in full swing, every true Freshfields Foodie knows where to quench their Mexican-inspired cravings. Cantina 76 is known for offering a comfortable and inviting environment, and serving the most classic Mexican-inspired dishes and cocktails. Hot tip: Get Cantina catered and check this Freshfields flavor off your list.

“Full-Bodied Flavors” | FortyEight — Wine Bar & Kitchen

From savory to sweet, discover your favorite flavor when tasting the exceptional selection of wines at FortyEight — Wine Bar & Kitchen, located right next to SeaCoast Sports and Outfitters. It’s time to embrace our favorite foodie season— rosé all day. Looking for something light? FortyEight — Wine Bar & Kitchen has the fresh summer salads you’ll love before your Freshfields adventures.

“Fresh Fish Wish” | Fuji Sushi Bar & Grill

Located next to Studio 33, roll on over to Fuji Sushi Bar & Grill if you’re a sushi-loving foodie for a fresh fish feast. Whether you create your own or stick to the classics, these rolls are pumped with flavor in every bite. (If you’re really hungry, order a sushi boat for a meal that will not disappoint!)

“Favorite French Flavors” | Hege’s Restaurant

Take your flavor palate international with classic French cuisine with a Lowcountry twist at Hege’s Restaurant in a warm, inviting atmosphere. Located in The Courtyard, one visit here and your taste buds will be fluent enough to say, “oui, oui.”

“The Village’s Freshest Flavors“ | Java Java

For the freshest quick-bite flavors in the Village, head to Java Java after grabbing all of your summer reading books at Indigo Books next door. Here, you’ll enjoy only the most fresh and local ingredients as you begin to plan your day full of adventure around Freshfields.

“The Fastest Flavors” | Jersey Mike’s Subs

Located next to Dolittle’s, Jersey Mike’s Subs is the newest flavorful addition to Freshfields and perfect for those who need flavor fast! Looking for a fun summer activity? Head to the beach for a Jersey Mike’s picnic and these flavors will make you the hands-down favorite.

“Full of Fun Flavors” | King Street Grille

Some flavors are heavily influenced by their surroundings. At King Street Grille, you’ll find a zest of fun added to your Freshfields experience. Voted best sports bar/restaurant seven years in a row, you’ll never miss a game or a meal!

“Wood-Fired Flavors” | La Tela Pizzeria

Heat up your flavor palate with the best wood-fired, Neapolitan pizzas on Kiawah Island. This favorite flavor maker also works with local farmers on Johns Island and Wadmalaw Island to create new, seasonal dishes all year round. (We’d recommend starting off with the Prosciutto di Parma pizza!)

“Fountain Flavors” | Vincent’s Drugstore & Soda Fountain

Take a step back in time and enjoy an endless list of fountain flavors at Vincent’s Drugstore & Soda Fountain, located across the street from vineyard vines. From root beer floats and malts, to cheeseburger, hot dogs, corn-dogs, banana splits and sundaes, this flavorful destination offers all of your favorite classics.

Find your favorite flavors around Freshfields all summer long! Don’t forget to share your favorite foodie moments with us by tagging us on social media.

Six Sun-sational Fashion Finds at Freshfields

31 May 2021

They say some like it hot. But as the days get warmer, you’ll need to cool off your fashion wardrobe to beat the heat! A new season is a perfect excuse for a closet that’s too hot to handle, and the retailers at Freshfields Village are bringing in trendy, new styles daily. 

Dive into summer with these six sun-sational fashion finds available at the Village all season long.

Let Loose this Summer

Chill out while enjoying the summer heat with loose-fitting dresses and tops! If you’re looking for something show-stopping, consider those with bright colors and unique patterns. Visit Lilly Pulitzer, Scout & Molly’s, or Holly & Brooks at Freshfields to find the perfect match for your style! Are you looking for a more casual, cool look? We’ve got you covered! Islands Mercantile is the go-to destination to capture the relaxed look and feel of our beautiful island.

Jump for Joy with Jumpsuits

While jumpsuits were the official hero piece of the past year, they aren’t going anywhere! Stay cool all day long with this relaxed-casual look, which gets a sophisticated upgrade in tailored linen and wide-leg proportions that give you the much-needed breeze throughout the day. Head to J.McLaughlin or vineyard vines for a look this chic and comfortable and you’ll be sure to find a jumpsuit that will make you jump for joy.

Pump Up the Summer with Wedges

What’s comfortably wearable yet quite sophisticated? The perfect wedge sandal— a shoe great for any occasion, whether heading to a wedding on the beach or strolling the Village in style. Step into J.McLaughlin on the Village Green for their signature wedge sandals, the “Leeann.” Or shop at Coastal Footwear and Holly & Brooks to arm your shoe collection with the essential summer sandals you’ll need to cool off when enjoying a hot day across the Lowcountry.

Shade the Sun

No need to strain your eyes from the strong summer sun! Head to Village Optical for the latest eyewear offerings at Freshfields, where they will help you find the perfect shade solution for any style, from elegant to every day. Every summer day needs the perfect hat. Showroom Kiawah, the newest boutique in the Village, offers a great selection of stylish hats and accessories.

Wicked Wicker Baskets

Lighten up your load with a stunning wicker purse that will last all summer long! There’s no better place than Tommy Bahama, located next to Village Optical. This handbag style is best for exploring all sorts of adventures on the island or enjoying the view of paradise while on a day trip to the beach. It’s the perfect wicked wicker carryall!

Swim into Summer

It wouldn’t be a list of summer sun-sational fashion finds without a new, stylish swimsuit for the pool, beach or lake! Step up your swimwear by visiting Las Olas at the Village, which offers various bathing suit designers and options. Or head to SeaCoast Sports and Outfitters or Southern Tide Kiawah for styles for the entire family. Whether a one-piece to wear on the beach accompanied by family and friends, or maybe something a little bit smaller when you feel like being cheeky, we’ve got you covered!

Beat the heat with your sun-sational fashion finds and visit us any day of the week. With the variety of options available right at the Village, we know you’ll be summer-ready.

Championship Week at Freshfields Village

3 May 2021

In celebration of the 2021 PGA Championship, Freshfields Village will transform into your official par-tee spot May 17-23! Stroll the Village to discover special promotions from retailers, head to the Village Green Biergarten for sips and shade, grab a drink or bite on our outdoor patios, rejuvenate at The Drip Lounge, and kick back with live entertainment every evening. Find all the details below and check back throughout Championship Week for updates.

Village Green Biergarten

Visit the open-air tent on the Village Green for shade and a picnic area to enjoy to-go food from our restaurants. Wine, beer and cocktails will be available for purchase from FortyEight – Wine Bar & Kitchen and Kiawah Spirits on Monday & Tuesday (5-8 pm) and Wednesday – Sunday (12-9 pm). Plus, TVs will be covering the latest action from the course. On Monday & Tuesday evening, guests can enjoy live acoustic music from 5:00 to 8:00 pm. Coolers are not allowed. Please drink responsibly.

Freshfields Drive Street Party

Freshfields Drive will be blocked for pedestrian use only Monday through Sunday offering a street party vibe for guests! King Street Grille and Cantina 76 will offer outdoor bars in the street, plus Fuji Sushi Bar & Grill will provide a select sushi menu and cocktails across the street on the lawn. Guests can enjoy a variety of activities from vendors including putting contests, photo booths, and more. Coolers are not allowed. Please drink responsibly.

 Timbers Kiawah Ocean Club & Residences has partnered with local artist, Connor Lock of SEVEN {A Visual Craftsman}, to create a fun and interactive 3D sidewalk chalk art installation. Be sure to stop by Freshfields Drive and take a photo before visiting their Sales Gallery (located near Hege’s in The Courtyard) to learn more about ownership opportunities at Kiawah’s most exclusive private residence club.

Evening Entertainment

After a day on the course, kick back and relax with complimentary evening entertainment Monday through Saturday. More details and additional events available here. Coolers are not allowed. Please drink responsibly.

Monday (5-8 pm) – Dave Landeo on the Village Green
Tuesday (5-8 pm) – Travis Allison on the Village Green
Wednesday (6-9 pm) – Shag Night on the Dock
Thursday (6-9 pm) – Dave & The Sol Beats at the Dock
Friday (6-9 pm) – Island Duo at the Dock
Saturday (6-9 pm) – The Sneakers at the Dock

The Drip Lounge

The Drip Lounge is Charleston’s exclusive IV hydration bar and will be servicing PGA Championship fans at Freshfields Village with IV hydration therapy Tuesday through Sunday. Located in the Lakeside Park, The Drip Lounge, will offer fans it’s exclusive patent pending Fast Vitamin IV combined with a liter of fluids, which is sure to reinvigorate and energize patrons who may be a tad bit dehydrated or hungover from fun in the sun at The Championship. The FastVitamin IV contains 19 essential vitamins and minerals, and is designed to get fans back on their feet and on top of their game for the days thrilling Championship action.

Tuesday (12-6 pm)
Wednesday (12-6 pm)
Thursday (12-8 pm)
Friday (12-8 pm)
Saturday (9 am – 8 pm)
Sunday (9 am – 8 pm)

Charleston Animal Society

Join Charleston Animal Society at the kiosk across from the Village Green all week to check out the TESLA Model Y that one lucky person will win in their Lifesaving Tesla Raffle! The Tesla Model Y and the Charleston Animal Society volunteers will be on-site Monday-Friday from 12PM- 9PM and Sunday from 12PM-6PM. Ask any questions and check out this sleek, energy-efficient ride. Enter to win now! This raffle is made possible by the generosity of Hank and Laurel Greer, Charleston Animal Society board members. Their gift of the 2021 Tesla Model Y means that proceeds will go directly towards helping animals in need.

ESPN Radio

ESPN Charleston 98.9 FM is proud to provide coverage of the 2021 PGA Championship live from the Village Green! Join ESPN Charleston for 24 hours of coverage Championship Week beginning Wednesday, May 19 through Sunday, May 23. Come by to see Bobby, Luke and special ESPN Charleston Golf Analysts, Scott Glaze and Meredith Taylor. Live broadcasts will take place Wednesday – Saturday from 12:00 to 6:00 pm and Sunday from 3:00 to 7:00 pm.

Your Shopping Destination

Throughout the week enjoy special sales, promotions and in-store events at our retail shops. Plus, don’t miss your chance to participate in our Swing Into Savings Scavenger Hunt at participating retailers.


Presented by First National Bank



5 Fun Family Activities at Freshfields

28 April 2021

Enjoy the warmer weather all month long at Freshfields Village! We are excited to announce a variety of events and activities for the entire family, such as our first scavenger hunt at the Village and our celebration of the 2021 PGA Championship taking place on Kiawah Island this month!

We’ve been working hard to ensure you can shop, sip, and socialize safely while visiting the Village, so grab your family and friends for these fun events happening throughout the month of May! Please be mindful of social distancing guidelines and adhere to masks requirements.

Swing into Savings Scavenger Hunt, May 1 to 31

Swing into Savings during our month-long Scavenger Hunt at Freshfields Village!! Visit the Village and search for golf-themed decals hidden throughout storefront windows to discover savings and specials. Visit Swing into Savings Scavenger Hunt to learn more!

Cars & Coffee, Saturday, May 15 from 9 to 11 am

Arrive in your favorite ride or stop by the Village Green to browse unique, antique and other cool cars at our monthly Cars & Coffee! Coffee and breakfast will be available for purchase at Java Java.

PGA Week, May 17 to 23

Celebrate the 2021 PGA Championship taking place on the beautiful Kiawah Island with a visit to Freshfields Village for Championship Week before heading to the Ocean Course! Check out our tee-rific events and details below!

Monday through Sunday, May 17 to 23:

Village Green Biergarten: Taking place all week long, we’ll have our open air tent with seating available for guests to enjoy take-away food from our restaurants with beer and wine service by FortyEight – Wine Bar & Kitchen. TV’s will be available to catch the latest action from the course!

Street Party Dining: Freshfields Drive between SeaCoast Sports & Outfitters and King Street Grille will be blocked to vehicular traffic all week for outdoor tented bar areas for King Street Grille and Cantina 76. Plus, head across the street to Lakeside Park to enjoy a tented area with bar service and limited menu from Fuji Sushi Bar & Grill.

Monday and Tuesday, May 17 to 18

Grab your family and friends to enjoy acoustic music on the Village Green from 5 to 8 pm.

Wednesday, May 19

Shag Night on the Dock with Doin’ the Charleston from 6 to 9 pm! See full details below.

Thursday through Saturday, May 20 to 22

Head over to the Lakeside Dock for “Music on the Dock” from 6 to 9 pm to enjoy tunes from a variety of local bands.

Shag Night with Doin’ the Charleston, Wednesday, May 19 from 6 to 9 pm

Are you a shag dance pro wanting to dust off your dancing shoes? Or are you new to the area and interested in learning the basic steps to the official dance of South Carolina? Then join us at Freshfields Village and Doin’ the Charleston for a special Shag Night on the Dock. This night at the Lakeside Dock is the perfect place to enjoy your favorite beach music tunes while you shag the night away! Don’t forget to stop by Doin’ the Charleston’s shop beforehand to browse the largest selection of beach music available on the east coast! 

Freshfields Selfies, May 17 to August 31

Savor your best moments at the Village with a selfie at one of our many areas designed for you to capture your perfect picture! From a selfie wall installation on the Village Green to our famous quote wall and Green Grass furniture, there is an opportunity for premium content around every corner.

There’s always new and exciting things to do on the island. Don’t forget to share your fun with us by tagging us on social media!

Next Page »