Cultural District Advisory Board

Board Overview

The Cultural District Advisory Board is an advisory steering board that has been created after the South Carolina Arts Commission approved the City of Beaufort as a state designated Cultural District in November 2015.

This board is composed of organizations and individuals who represent the interest of the District. The organizations serving on this board for developing the District and continue to well represent the interest of the District are:

  • Beaufort History Museum
  • Greater Beaufort Port Royal Convention Visitors Bureau
  • Historic Beaufort Foundation
  • Santa Elena History Center
  • University of South Carolina-Center for the Arts

Agendas & Minutes

Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval.

View Most Recent Agendas and Minutes

  1. Rhonda Carey

    Events & Tour Operations Coordinator
    Phone: 843-379-7063
    Physical & Mailing Address
    500 Carteret St., Suite B2
    Beaufort, SC 29902


  • 2 p.m.
  • 3rd Thursday of the month
  • City Hall, Executive Conference Room #2 (2nd Floor)
         1911 Boundary Street
         Beaufort, SC 29902


  • Bonnie Hargrove, Chairperson, USCB - Center for the Arts
  • Carol Lauvray, Beaufort History Museum
  • Megan Morris, Santa Elena Foundation
  • Jacque Wedler, Historic Beaufort Foundation
  • Lynda Dyer, Greater Beaufort Port Royal Convention Visitors Bureau
  • Mary Jane Martin, At-Large
  • Rhonda Carey, City of Beaufort Staff Liaison

Beaufort Cultural District

The Beaufort Cultural District is a walkable section of downtown that encompasses a wide array of arts and cultural venues, organizations, businesses and events.

Cultural District Home Page

Beaufort Cultural District Home Page