4th Annual Beaufort History Museum Tea: The Language of Libations, Celebrating Sweet Tea, Demon Rum, John Barleycorn, And Carolina Moonshine!

  • Tuesday, May 08, 2018
  • 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  • The Carolina Room at Dataw Island Club
  • 160


  • Individual seat, open seating.
  • Individual seat for Museum Members, open seating
  • Reserve an entire table with seating for 10, in a single transaction. YOU WILL NEED TO enter information for yourself and UP TO 9 additional guests!

Reservations Will Open on April 10, 2018

Advance Reservations for the Tea are required (reservations will not be available at the door the day of the event). The deadline for making reservations is Thursday, April 26, 2018. Please note that the Tea has sold out in prior years before the deadline, so making your reservations early is strongly advised!

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The Fourth Annual Beaufort History Museum Tea

The Language of Libations

Celebrating Sweet Tea, Demon Rum, John Barleycorn, and Carolina Moonshine!

Learn South Carolina’s language of libations from Colonial times to the present with entertaining speakers telling the fascinating history of tea plantations, rum running, beer distilleries and infamous moonshine stills.   Local distillers and purveyors will be on hand to offer samplings of their popular beverages. Mix one part historical fact with two parts sipping a delightfully curated selection of tea and tasting decadent savory and sweet delicacies.  Then toast an educational and delicious afternoon!

Please join us:

Tuesday, May 8, 2018

1 – 4 pm

Dataw Island Club in the Carolina Room

Proceeds benefit the projects of Beaufort History Museum.

Seating is limited.  For ongoing updates visit


Our mission is to preserve, promote and interpret the experiences of our past that influence us now and in the future.

The Beaufort History Museum is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization. 713 Craven Street, Beaufort, SC 29902

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