Eat Drink Local Season 2024

Monday, April 1, 2024
to Sunday, June 30, 2024
Category: Awareness Campaign

Eat Drink Local Season (April - June) is Lowcountry Local First's annual effort to focus attention on local growers, fishers, restaurants, bakers and beverage providers while providing fun and educational opportunities for our community to actively engage in eating and drinking what's in season. Join us for these community events and activities that directly connect you with the farmers, restaurants, businesses and organizations that make the Lowcountry a one-of-a-kind place to live, eat and drink!

16th annual Chef's Potluck

Sunday, June 2, 2024, 4 - 7 pm
The Porter Room at Holy City Brewery
1021 Aragon Ave, North Charleston, SC 29405

One of the most popular fundraising events of the year, the 16th annual Chef’s Potluck takes place at the beautiful, marsh-side Porter Room at Holy City Brewery in North Charleston. More than 15 participating local chefs will work with local farmers, fishermen and ranchers to bring attendees the freshest, local ingredients the Lowcountry has to offer!

Tickets are all inclusive. Enjoy live music, local libations, tastings from each chef, and the beautiful views. Kids 12 and under are free! 


Purchase Tickets

Eat Drink Local Challenge: Make the Shift

April - June

The Eat Drink Local Challenge asks that you commit to shifting $10 or more of your weekly food and beverage spending towards local sources. By signing the Pledge, we'll guide you on where to find the freshest ingredients, highlight participating restaurants, suggest places to grab a local libation, feature easy recipes, connect you with local farmers and CSAs and more!  

Take the Eat Drink Local Challenge


Are you a restaurant, bar or brewery member with Lowcountry Local First? We urge you to create a special menu offering or promotion that we can share with our Challengers. Submit here.


Eat Drink Local Season Local Social

Join us for the Eat Drink Local Season Local Social and build relationships that matter! Mingle with like-minded entrepreneurs while learning about all of the local farmers, purveyors and food & beverage providers the Lowcountry has to offer.

April 11, 2024
4:30-6 p.m.
Herd Provisions
106 Grove St, Charleston, SC 29403

Light sips and bites provided.




CommonGround Documentary Screening & Conversation

Tuesday, April 23, 5:30-8:00 pm
MUSC Drug Discovery Building, Downtown Charleston


Gather during Lowcountry Earth Week to learn about the global impacts that regenerative agriculture and soil health can have on our planet’s wellbeing. The CommonGround screening will include a special conversation with local experts. Suggestion donation of $10




Lowcountry Farmers' Markets & CSAs

Celebrate the abundant growing season in the Lowcountry by visiting one of the many vibrant farmers markets throughout the region or signing up for a CSA to have fresh, local produce delivered to your door!


Find Fresh Food

2024 Eat Drink Local Season is supported by these fantastic partners. Interested in becoming a partner? Learn more and contact for more information.





Soil Builder

Kid's Tent Partner


Community Partner


Campaign Partners


For More Information:

Maud Bentley

Maud Bentley

Director of Creative & Marketing