The Lowcountry’s roots are steeped in the traditions of the Gullah and the Geechee people. The culture of the Gullah has been maintained by its Sea Island descendants for centuries, through song, lore, cuisine, and sheer love of and dedication to the voices of the past. For Hilton Head Island residents, the month of February is a special time. During this month, the Lowcountry pays homage to its’ Gullah heritage with the annual Hilton Head Island Gullah Celebration which features food, music, art, and a host of other activities that encompass the traditions of the Gullah culture.
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