STEAM Festival

STEAM Festival

Sponsored by The Technical College of the Lowcountry
*Vendor applications still being accepted!
Our 8th annual STEAM Festival will provide hands-on, innovative and super-cool activities for families to enjoy. STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math), is an important initiative for educating and preparing today’s students for tomorrow’s jobs. The festival will showcase demonstrations, simulations, experiments and hands-on activities by area businesses, organizations and schools that are using STEAM to succeed.

This event is FREE!
Stay for lunch! Time to Eat food truck will be on site for the event.

Some of our regular vendors include:

  • University of South Carolina Beaufort
  • Technical College of the Lowcountry
  • Palmetto Bluff Conservancy
  • Beaufort Conservation District
  • FBI
  • Amiri Farris
  • OneBlood
  • U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary
  • SC DNR
  • Be Pro Be Proud SC
  • Firetrucks
  • and more!

At A Glance


From creature feedings to nature hikes, we’ve got exciting events for the whole family to enjoy.


We are centrally located in Beaufort County, where S.C. 170 crosses the Chechessee River. Just take the right exit from either direction at the bridge.

Field Trips

Fun for all ages, field trips enhance students’ classroom curriculum and gives them a unique understanding of our coastal environment.


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