Free Spring Concert Series, Easter Festivities Kick Off Event Season

For Immediate Release, March 2013


JOHNS ISLAND, SC—Kick off the spring season at Freshfields Village, the shopping and dining destination located at the crossroads of Kiawah, Seabrook and Johns Islands, with a family-friendly line-up of events.

A free Spring Concert Series will be offered Fridays (March 22, March 29 and April 5) on the Village Green. Celebrate Easter at the annual Easter Festival on Saturday, March 30 with a variety of activities for the whole family to enjoy. Finally, take part in an uplifting, non-denominational Easter service outside on the Village Green on Sunday, March 31.

Visitors can groove to beach music, Motown, Top 40, rock and more at the Spring Concert Series on Fridays from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. on the Village Green. Food and beverage will be available for purchase. Guests are encouraged to bring a beach chair or blanket.

March 22- Port Authority is a dynamic quartet performing Shag, Funk, Rock & Roll, Motown, ‘60s and ‘70s hits.
March 29- The Local Motion Party Band will perform music in styles ranging from Beach, Motown, R&B, Dance and popular music from the ‘60s to today.
April 5- Chris Crosby Group is a band with a unique sound and diverse music styles, including Acoustic, Folk, Jazz, Rock, Country, Beach and Motown.

Celebrate Easter on the sea islands at the annual Easter Festival Saturday, March 30 from 11a.m. to 3p.m. Children's activities such as a jump castle, inflatable slide, face-painting and Easter crafts will be available, as will interactive performer, John Cusatis, who will form a band with members from the audience, so come prepared for lots of dancing and singing. Plus, the Easter Bunny will be hopping through the Village for photos. Artwork from the Kiawah and Seabrook Artists guilds and boats from Barrier Island Marine, Butler Marine of Charleston, Hall Marine Charleston and Longshore Boats will be on display. Food and beverages will be available for purchase.

Wrap up the holiday weekend at an Easter Service Sunday, March 31 at 9:30 a.m. on the Freshfields Village Green. The Cavalry of the Sea Islands Church will lead the service. Please bring a chair or blanket.

Freshfields Village is at the crossroads of Kiawah, Seabrook and Johns islands. With more than 55 locally owned shops, galleries, restaurants, services and businesses, Freshfields is an upscale lifestyle destination that also hosts cultural events, art exhibits and seasonal festivals throughout the year. Visit FreshfieldsVillage.com or www.facebook.com/FreshfieldsVillage information on new stores, events and other announcements.