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WEDNESDAY
2/13
NO SPECIAL EVENTS ON THIS DAY
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NO GENERAL ADMISSION EVENTS ON THIS DAY
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THURSDAY (VIP only)
2/14
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FRIDAY
2/15
DockDogs® Registration Opens

Brittlebank Park

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9AM

Register your dog to compete in the only two tank DockDogs® event east of the Mississippi. “Waves” of competition are held throughout the day Friday through Sunday, with finals Sunday afternoon. For more info and to pre-register your dog, visit dockdogs.com
Intro to Archery at Johns Island County Park

Johns Island County Park

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9AM - 11:30AM

What better way to maximize the “thrill of the hunt” than by enhancing your archery skills on our six-target archery range and 20-target 3-D course featuring wild boar, deer and turkey. Bring the kids, enjoy some basic instruction, and take your time exploring both ranges. We’ll provide the necessary equipment, or feel free to bring your own. We’ll also keep you fueled up with plenty of coffee, hot chocolate and doughnuts. TICKETS: $35 per person, ages 8 and up. Available HERE or call 843.795.4386
ALL EXHIBITS OPEN

Multiple Locations

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10AM

For a full list of exhibitors and exhibit locations click here.
DockDogs® Competitions

Brittlebank Park

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10AM - 5:30PM

Double the splash, double the fun - SEWE is proud to host the only two tank DockDogs® event east of the Mississippi. Watch dogs of all kinds and skill levels compete in various water jumping competitions in side-by-side tanks. “Waves” of competition held throughout the day Friday through Sunday, with finals Sunday afternoon. For more info and to pre-register your dog, visit www.dockdogs.com.
SEWE Decoy Dealer Exhibition

Charleston Marriott

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10AM - 6PM

The SEWE Dealer Exhibition is on Friday, February 15,  Saturday, February 16 from 10 am until 6 pm and Sunday, February 17 from 10 am to 5 pm at the Marriott Hotel. Please come and see extraordinary antique and working decoys along with sporting collectibles.
The Art of the Decoy Special Exhibit

Charleston Marriott

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10AM - 6PM

The Palmetto State Decoy Collectors Association and SEWE present the fourth annual antique decoy exhibit, The Art of the Decoy, an exhibit of classic American decoys. Featuring iconic examples from South Carolina, North Carolina, New Jersey, Virginia and Maryland, provided by members of PSDCA.

Animals in Winter

Otranto Regional Library

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10:30AM - 11:30AM

Explore animal adaptation and hibernation with crafts and play.
Sheep and Duck Herding Demo

Brittlebank Park

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10:30AM

New this year, join Windy Knolls Farm owner and master trainer, Bill Coburn, as he showcases the fascinating world of herding instinctive to the Border Collie breed. Watch his collies artfully muster sheep and ducks through various obstacles with only a whistle and a few verbal commands.
Wild About Books Puppet Show

Main Library

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10:30AM - 12AM

Enjoy a fun puppet show featuring classic Children's stories including "The Three Little Pigs," "The Tortoise and the Hare" and much more.
Birds of Prey Flight Demos presented by BP America

Marion Square

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11AM

One of the most educational and entertaining shows during SEWE, see amazing flight demos up-close by a variety of raptors including falcons, eagles, owls and hawks and learn about the important role they play in our eco-system.
Busch Wildlife Sanctuary Show

Gaillard Center

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11AM

Busch Wildlife Sanctuary will introduce the wonders of the natural ecosystems and give SEWE attendees an up-close look at alligators, bobcats, foxes, birds of prey, snakes and much more. Seating is first-come, first-served.
Chef Demo • SCDA Commissioner Hugh Weathers and cookbook author Patricia Moore-Pastides, with Pamela Jacobs of Burden Creek Dairy

Marion Square

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11AM - 11:45AM

Presented by the South Carolina Department of Agriculture and hosted by the Lee Bros., watch SCDA Commissioner Hugh Weathers and author Patricia Moore-Pastides, with Pamela Jacobs of Burden Creek Dairy demonstrate how to prepare their favorite recipe with locally grown and produced ingredients. Also, sample products from the producers, processors and vendors that make up the Certified South Carolina program. 2019 Recipe: Winter salad of beet, arugula, goat cheese, pecan and orange  
Cast Net Demo

Brittlebank Park

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11:30AM

Experts from Haddrell's Point Tackle offer fishing tips and techniques. Details to be announced.
Chef BJ Dennis with Joseph Fields of Fields Farm and Germaine Jenkins of Fresh Future Farm

Marion Square

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12PM - 12:45PM

Presented by the South Carolina Department of Agriculture and hosted by the Lee Bros., watch Chefs BJ Dennis and Joseph Fields of Fields Farm and Germaine Jenkins of Fresh Future Farm demonstrate how to prepare their favorite recipes with locally grown and produced ingredients. Also, sample products from the producers, processors and vendors that make up the Certified South Carolina program. 2019 Recipe: Mustard and turnip greens with a twist
Lunchtime Lecture Series

Gibbes Museum of Art

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12PM

Enjoy hearing from artists and curators about the genre of sporting and wildlife arts spanning the 17th century to present day at the Gibbes Museum of Art. Both days will feature back-to-back speakers, and participants will enjoy a boxed lunch prepared by The Daily. See schedule for presenter details.

TICKETS:Per day: $30 Gibbes Members and SEWE Ticket Holders | $40 Non-Members (includes boxed lunch); or 2-day bundle: $50 Members and SEWE Ticket Holders | $70 Non-Members (includes boxed lunch). Register here.

Retriever Demos

Brittlebank Park

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12:30PM

Dogs of various breeds and ages put on demonstrations of retrieving skills. Able handlers will be on site to answer questions and tell you how you can get involved.
Chef Demo • Chef Randy Williams of Culinary Institute of Charleston and Eric McClam of City Roots Farm

Marion Square

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1PM - 1:45PM

Presented by the South Carolina Department of Agriculture and hosted by the Lee Bros., watch Chefs Randy Williams of Trident Tech and Eric McClam of City Roots Farm Mushrooms demonstrate how to prepare their favorite recipes with locally grown and produced ingredients. Also, sample products from the producers, processors and vendors that make up the Certified South Carolina program.

2019 Recipe: Hunter's mushroom risotto

 
Lunchtime Lecture Series

Gibbes Museum of Art

|

1PM

Enjoy hearing from artists and curators about the genre of sporting and wildlife arts spanning the 17th century to present day at the Gibbes Museum of Art. Both days will feature back-to-back speakers, and participants will enjoy a boxed lunch prepared by The Daily. See schedule for presenter details.

TICKETS:Per day: $30 Gibbes Members and SEWE Ticket Holders | $40 Non-Members (includes boxed lunch); or 2-day bundle: $50 Members and SEWE Ticket Holders | $70 Non-Members (includes boxed lunch). Register here.

The Orianne Society: Reptile Ecology and Conservation

Marion Square

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1PM

Reptiles and amphibians are an integral part of our ecosystem. Learn why and how The Orianne Society promotes the conservation of these creatures and game species (like quail, turkey and deer) in this informative presentation with the Eastern Indigo Snake, Gopher Tortoise, Eastern Diamondback Rattlesnake and more.
Fly Fishing Demo

Brittlebank Park

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1:30PM

Experts from Haddrell's Point Tackle offer fishing tips and techniques. Details to be announced.
Chef Demo • Chef Rodney Scott of Rodney Scott’s BBQ with Nick Pihakis

Marion Square

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2PM - 2:45PM

Presented by the South Carolina Department of Agriculture and hosted by the Lee Bros., watch Chef Rodney Scott of Scott's Barbecue demonstrate how to prepare his favorite recipe with locally grown and produced ingredients. Also, sample products from the producers, processors and vendors that make up the Certified South Carolina program.

2019 Recipe: Whole hog BBQ

Sheep and Duck Herding Demo

Brittlebank Park

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2:30PM

New this year, join Windy Knolls Farm owner and master trainer, Bill Coburn, as he showcases the fascinating world of herding instinctive to the Border Collie breed. Watch his collies artfully muster sheep and ducks through various obstacles with only a whistle and a few verbal commands.
Birds of Prey Flight Demos presented by BP America

Marion Square

|

3PM

One of the most educational and entertaining shows during SEWE, see amazing flight demos up-close by a variety of raptors including falcons, eagles, owls and hawks and learn about the important role they play in our eco-system.
Chef Demo • Chef Cynthia Wong of Life Raft Treats and Patrick Myers of Lowcountry Creamery

Marion Square

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3PM - 3:45PM

Presented by the South Carolina Department of Agriculture and hosted by the Lee Bros., watch chefs Cynthia Wong of Life Raft Treats and Patrick Myers of Lowcountry Creamery demonstrate how to prepare their favorite recipes with locally grown and produced ingredients. Also, sample products from the producers, processors and vendors that make up the Certified South Carolina program.

2019 Recipe: Marmalade ice cream, with pink grapefruit from Cynthia Wong's garden

   
Copley Fine Art Auction Preview

Charleston Marriott

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3PM - 5PM

Copley Fine Art Auctions, the world's leading American sporting art auction company is hosting its 2019 Winter Sale during SEWE weekend at the Marriott Hotel. Located in Boston, Copley specializes in antique decoys and 19th- and 20th-century American, sporting, and wildlife paintings. Copley's bi-annual sales are the premier events for collectors of sporting art, decoys, fishing collectibles, and other related folk art. Quality objects start at $100 and range to over a million dollars. The SEWE Dealer Exhibition is on Friday, February 15 and Saturday, February 16 from 10 am until 6 pm at the Marriott Hotel. The Auction Preview on Friday will be from 3-5 pm and 8:30-10 am on Saturday. The main auction is on Saturday at 10 am.
Jeff Corwin: Live Animal Show

Gaillard Center

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3PM

As a television personality, nature conservationist and author, Jeff Corwin will entertain and delight SEWE attendees at the Gaillard Center with live presentations on Friday and Saturday. Best known as host and executive producer of Ocean Mysteries on ABC, Jeff is recognized as a global leader in exploration and conservation. Seating is first-come, first-served. See schedule for times.
QDMA Lecture Series: Hank Forester | Field to Fork - Learn to Hunt

Brittlebank Park

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3PM

The Quality Deer Management Association will host a series of lectures throughout the weekend that focus on healthy and sustainable deer populations and wildlife habitat. This lecture will be given by Hank Forester, the QDMA Hunting Heritage Manager.
Quick Draw/Speed Sculpt and Auction

Charleston Place

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3PM

Witness first-hand the imagination, talent and process behind SEWE artists. Watch participating artists paint or sculpt an original piece from start to finish in just one hour. A live auction will be held after at 5 p.m. sharp for attendees to bid on the one-of-a-kind paintings and sculpture.
SEWE Science: Birds' Nests

Dorchester Road Regional Library

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3PM - 4PM

Why are birds' nests important and how are they made? Attend this special program to find out, and make your own nest to take home!
NEW: Search and Rescue Dog Demo

Brittlebank Park

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3:30PM - 4:30PM

New to the Exposition this year, watch the Search Tactics and Rescue Recovery Team (S.T.A.R.R.) demonstrate efficient and organized search and rescue skills. These specially trained K-9’s will display training and small-scale demonstrations similar to their urban and rural search and recovery missions in the Carolinas and surrounding states. S.T.A.R.R. will showcase their skills Friday, Saturday and Sunday afternoons.
Chef Demo • Chef Jason Stanhope of FIG and farmer Greg Johnsman of Geechie Boy Milling Co.

Marion Square

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4PM - 4:45PM

Presented by the South Carolina Department of Agriculture and hosted by the Lee Bros., watch chef Jason Stanhope of FIG and farmer Greg Johnsman of Geechie Boy Milling Co. demonstrate how to prepare their favorite recipe with locally grown and produced ingredients. Also, sample products from the producers, processors and vendors that make up the Certified South Carolina program.
Litter Trashes Everyone Puppet Show

Marion Square

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4PM

The “Litter Trashes Everyone” children’s puppet show is sponsored by Palmetto Pride.
Retriever Demos

Brittlebank Park

|

4:30PM

Dogs of various breeds and ages put on demonstrations of retrieving skills. Able handlers will be on site to answer questions and tell you how you can get involved.
Exhibits Close

Multiple Locations

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6PM

NO SPECIAL EVENTS ON THIS DAY
NO VIP EVENTS ON THIS DAY
NO GENERAL ADMISSION EVENTS ON THIS DAY
NO EVENTS MATCHING YOUR SELECTION ON THIS DAY
SATURDAY
2/16
Copley Fine Art Auction Preview

Charleston Marriott

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8:30AM - 10AM

Copley Fine Art Auctions, the world's leading American sporting art auction company is hosting its 2019 Winter Sale during SEWE weekend at the Marriott Hotel. Located in Boston, Copley specializes in antique decoys and 19th- and 20th-century American, sporting, and wildlife paintings. Copley's bi-annual sales are the premier events for collectors of sporting art, decoys, fishing collectibles, and other related folk art. Quality objects start at $100 and range to over a million dollars. The SEWE Dealer Exhibition is on Friday, February 15 and Saturday, February 16 from 10 am until 6 pm at the Marriott Hotel. The Auction Preview on Friday will be from 3-5 pm and 8:30-10 am on Saturday. The main auction is on Saturday at 10 am.
DockDogs® Registration Opens

Brittlebank Park

|

9AM

Register your dog to compete in the only two tank DockDogs® event east of the Mississippi. “Waves” of competition are held throughout the day Friday through Sunday, with finals Sunday afternoon. For more info and to pre-register your dog, visit dockdogs.com
ALL EXHIBITS OPEN

Multiple Locations

|

10AM

For a full list of exhibitors and exhibit locations click here.
DockDogs® Competitions

Brittlebank Park

|

10AM - 5:30PM

Double the splash, double the fun - SEWE is proud to host the only two tank DockDogs® event east of the Mississippi. Watch dogs of all kinds and skill levels compete in various water jumping competitions in side-by-side tanks. “Waves” of competition held throughout the day Friday through Sunday, with finals Sunday afternoon. For more info and to pre-register your dog, visit dockdogs.com.
SEWE Decoy Dealer Exhibition

Charleston Marriott

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10AM - 6PM

The SEWE Dealer Exhibition is on Friday, February 15,  Saturday, February 16 from 10 am until 6 pm and Sunday, February 17 from 10 am to 5 pm at the Marriott Hotel. Please come and see extraordinary antique and working decoys along with sporting collectibles.
SEWE Postcards & Green Screen Animal Magic

Main Library

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10AM - 5PM

Stop by the postcard creation station near the Teen Lounge to create a SEWE-inspired souvenir to remember your weekend or share with a friend. Then, step in front of the green screen to find yourself transported to the great outdoors, and have your photo taken with the wildlife celebrated by SEWE.
The Art of the Decoy Special Exhibit

Charleston Marriott

|

10AM - 6PM

The Palmetto State Decoy Collectors Association and SEWE present the fourth annual antique decoy exhibit, The Art of the Decoy, an exhibit of classic American decoys. Featuring iconic examples from South Carolina, North Carolina, New Jersey, Virginia and Maryland, provided by members of PSDCA.

Birds of Prey Flight Demos presented by BP America

Marion Square

|

10:30AM

One of the most educational and entertaining shows during SEWE, see amazing flight demos up-close by a variety of raptors including falcons, eagles, owls and hawks and learn about the important role they play in our eco-system.
Kids Care: Save the Turtles

James Island Branch

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10:30AM - 11:30AM

Meet the James Island Ocean ActKIDvists and learn what you can do to help save our turtles and preserve our oceans. Pick up a free tote bag, and make a craft.
Litter Trashes Everyone Puppet Show

Marion Square

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10:30AM

The “Litter Trashes Everyone” children’s puppet show is sponsored by Palmetto Pride.
Sheep and Duck Herding

Brittlebank Park

|

10:30AM

New this year, join Windy Knolls Farm owner and master trainer, Bill Coburn, as he showcases the fascinating world of herding instinctive to the Border Collie breed. Watch his collies artfully muster sheep and ducks through various obstacles with only a whistle and a few verbal commands.
Chef Demo • Chef Brandon Velie of Juniper Restaurant and Brittney Miller of Manchester Farms Quail

Marion Square

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11AM - 11:45AM

Presented by the South Carolina Department of Agriculture and hosted by the Lee Bros., watch chefs Brandon Velie of Ridge Spring and Brittney Miller of Manchester Farms Quail demonstrate how to prepare their favorite recipes with locally grown and produced ingredients. Also, sample products from the producers, processors and vendors that make up the Certified South Carolina program.

2019 Recipe: Quail and dumplings

DIY Arts & Crafts

Otranto Regional Library

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11AM - 12PM

Join Carrie from DIY Arts & Crafts Youth Center for wildlife crafts.
Hunting "Beasts of Prey" in Colonial South Carolina

Main Library

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11AM - 12PM

In the early decades of this colony, the South Carolina legislature offered a bounty to encourage the hunting of "beasts of prey" that threatened the lives of settlers and slaves. Which animals were hunted to extirpation, and who benefited from the bounty? Join CCPL's historian, Dr. Nic Butler, for a look at a forgotten episode in the Lowcountry's natural history.
Saltwater Inshore Fishing Demo

Brittlebank Park

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11:30AM

Experts from Haddrell's Point Tackle offer fishing tips and techniques. Details to be announced.
Chef Demo • Chef Katy Keefe of McCradys with Chef Jim Stein of McCrady’s Restaurant

Marion Square

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12PM - 12:45PM

Presented by the South Carolina Department of Agriculture and hosted by the Lee Bros., watch chefs Katy Keefe and Jim Stein of McCrady's  demonstrate how to prepare their favorite recipe with locally grown and produced ingredients. Also, sample products from the producers, processors and vendors that make up the Certified South Carolina program.

2019 Recipe: Carolina gold popsicles with sassafras and sorghum, and Carolina gold porridge, with barbecue shrimp and benne

How to be a Purple Martin Landlord

Poe/Sullivan's Island Branch

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12PM - 1:30PM

Join Isle of Palm's Mary Pringle and Audubon South Carolina's Jennifer McCarthey Tyrrell to learn about the purple martin, how they need your help, and how you can host your own colony! This workshop will include information on buying the equipment, placement, colony care and maintenance, as well as Q&A session. Call branch to reserve your spot.
Lunchtime Lecture Series

Gibbes Museum of Art

|

12PM

Enjoy hearing from artists and curators about the genre of sporting and wildlife arts spanning the 17th century to present day at the Gibbes Museum of Art. Both days will feature back-to-back speakers, and participants will enjoy a boxed lunch prepared by The Daily. See schedule for presenter details.

TICKETS:Per day: $30 Gibbes Members and SEWE Ticket Holders | $40 Non-Members (includes boxed lunch); or 2-day bundle: $50 Members and SEWE Ticket Holders | $70 Non-Members (includes boxed lunch). Register here.

Retriever Demos

Brittlebank Park

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12:30PM

Dogs of various breeds and ages put on demonstrations of retrieving skills. Able handlers will be on site to answer questions and tell you how you can get involved.
Chef Demo • Chefs Robert Stehling and Carson Stehling of Hominy Grill

Marion Square

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1PM - 1:45PM

Presented by the South Carolina Department of Agriculture and hosted by the Lee Bros., watch chefs Robert Stehling and Carson Stehling of Hominy Grill demonstrate how to prepare their favorite recipes with locally grown and produced ingredients. Also, sample products from the producers, processors and vendors that make up the Certified South Carolina program.

2019 Recipe: Shad roe with scrambled eggs, bacon and green onion

Jeff Corwin: Live Animal Show

Gaillard Center

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1PM

As a television personality, nature conservationist and author, Jeff Corwin will entertain and delight SEWE attendees at the Gaillard Center with live presentations on Friday and Saturday. Best known as host and executive producer of Ocean Mysteries on ABC, Jeff is recognized as a global leader in exploration and conservation. Seating is first-come, first-served. See schedule for times.
Litter Trashes Everyone Puppet Show

Marion Square

|

1PM

The “Litter Trashes Everyone” children’s puppet show is sponsored by Palmetto Pride.
Lunchtime Lecture Series

Gibbes Museum of Art

|

1PM

Enjoy hearing from artists and curators about the genre of sporting and wildlife arts spanning the 17th century to present day at the Gibbes Museum of Art. Both days will feature back-to-back speakers, and participants will enjoy a boxed lunch prepared by The Daily. See schedule for presenter details.

TICKETS:Per day: $30 Gibbes Members and SEWE Ticket Holders | $40 Non-Members (includes boxed lunch); or 2-day bundle: $50 Members and SEWE Ticket Holders | $70 Non-Members (includes boxed lunch). Register here.

Birds of Prey Flight Demos presented by BP America

Marion Square

|

1:30PM

One of the most educational and entertaining shows during SEWE, see amazing flight demos up-close by a variety of raptors including falcons, eagles, owls and hawks and learn about the important role they play in our eco-system.
Combing the Caw Caw Wilderness Tour

Caw Caw Interpretive Center

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1:30PM - 3:30PM

The Caw Caw Interpretive Center just south of Charleston contains a variety of South Carolina Lowcountry habitats that are known for their beauty and wildlife. Join a naturalist to explore a cypress/tupelo swamp, freshwater marsh, saltwater marsh, bottomland hardwood forest, and more. Eagles, turkeys, otters, waterfowl, and more are often observed from the trails at Caw Caw. There's no better way to learn about the wilds of the South Carolina Lowcountry. TICKETS: $35 per person, ages 12 and up. Available HERE (under program & activities) or call 843.795.4386. Ticketed chaperone required for those under age 15. Program meets at Caw Caw Interpretive Center.
Saltwater Offshore Fishing Demo

Brittlebank Park

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1:30PM

Experts from Haddrell's Point Tackle offer fishing tips and techniques. Details to be announced.
Chef Demo • Chef Tonya Mitchell of College of Charleston with Mark Marhefka of Abundant Seafood

Marion Square

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2PM - 2:45PM

Presented by the South Carolina Department of Agriculture and hosted by the Lee Bros., watch chefs Tonya Mitchell of CofC and Mark Marhefka of Abundant Seafood demonstrate how to prepare their favorite recipes with locally grown and produced ingredients. Also, sample products from the producers, processors and vendors that make up the Certified South Carolina program.

2019 Recipe: Vermilion snapper with pickled greens

Kids Care: Save the Turtles

Hurd/St. Andrews Regional Library

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2PM - 3PM

Meet the James Island Ocean ActKIDvists and learn what you can do to help save our turtles and preserve our oceans. Pick up a free tote back, and make a craft.
LIVE Action Auction with YETI®

Charleston Place

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2PM - 3PM

Join wildlife artists Ryan Kirby and Chad Poppleton as they each paint epic outdoor scenery on YETI® Tundra coolers. Upon completion, the coolers will be auctioned off where a portion of the proceeds will benefit SEWE and the conservation group of the artists choice. Don't miss this one of kind live demonstration!
QDMA Lecture Series: Joe Hamilton, QDMA Founder | Deer Identification and Aging

Brittlebank Park

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2PM

QDMA Lecture Series: The Quality Deer Management Association will host a series of lectures throughout the weekend that focus on healthy and sustainable deer populations and wildlife habitat. This lecture will be given by Hank Forester, the QDMA Hunting Heritage Manager.
Sheep and Duck Herding Demos

Brittlebank Park

|

2:30PM

New this year, join Windy Knolls Farm owner and master trainer, Bill Coburn, as he showcases the fascinating world of herding instinctive to the Border Collie breed. Watch his collies artfully muster sheep and ducks through various obstacles with only a whistle and a few verbal commands.
Chef Demo • The Lee Bros. and Friends

Marion Square

|

3PM - 3:45PM

Presented by the South Carolina Department of Agriculture and hosted by the Lee Bros., watch The Lee Bros. and Friends demonstrate how to prepare their favorite recipe with locally grown and produced ingredients. Also, sample products from the producers, processors and vendors that make up the Certified South Carolina program.

The Orianne Society: Reptile Ecology and Conservation

Marion Square

|

3PM

Reptiles and amphibians are an integral part of our ecosystem. Learn why and how The Orianne Society promotes the conservation of these creatures and game species (like quail, turkey and deer) in this informative presentation with the Eastern Indigo Snake, Gopher Tortoise, Eastern Diamondback Rattlesnake and more. See schedule for times.
Busch Wildlife Sanctuary Show

Gaillard Center

|

3:30PM

Busch Wildlife Sanctuary will introduce the wonders of the natural ecosystems and give SEWE attendees an up-close look at alligators, bobcats, foxes, birds of prey, snakes and much more. Seating is first-come, first-served.
Busch Wildlife Sanctuary Show

Gaillard Center

|

3:30PM

Busch Wildlife Sanctuary will introduce the wonders of the natural ecosystems and give SEWE attendees an up-close look at alligators, bobcats, foxes, birds of prey, snakes and much more. Seating is first-come, first-served.
NEW: Search and Rescue Dog Demo

Brittlebank Park

|

3:30PM - 4:30PM

New to the Exposition this year, watch the Search Tactics and Rescue Recovery Team (S.T.A.R.R.) demonstrate efficient and organized search and rescue skills. These specially trained K-9’s will display training and small-scale demonstrations similar to their urban and rural search and recovery missions in the Carolinas and surrounding states. S.T.A.R.R. will showcase their skills Friday, Saturday and Sunday afternoons.
Chef Demo • Corrie and Shuai Wang of Short Grain and Jackrabbit Filly with Caitlyn Meyer of Charleston Oyster Farm

Marion Square

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4PM - 4:45PM

Presented by the South Carolina Department of Agriculture and hosted by the Lee Bros., watch Corrie and Shuai Wang of Short Grain Food Truck and Caitlyn Meyer of Charleston Oyster Farm demonstrate how to prepare their favorite recipe with locally grown and produced ingredients. Also, sample products from the producers, processors and vendors that make up the Certified South Carolina program.

2019 Recipe: Oyster stew

Litter Trashes Everyone Puppet Show

Marion Square

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4PM

The “Litter Trashes Everyone” children’s puppet show is sponsored by Palmetto Pride.
QDMA Lecture Series: Todd Walker | Feral Swine Control Methods

Brittlebank Park

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4PM

QDMA Lecture Series: The Quality Deer Management Association will host a series of lectures throughout the weekend that focus on healthy and sustainable deer populations and wildlife habitat. This lecture will be given by Joe Hamilton, QDMA Founder and Senior Advisor.
Retriever Demos

Brittlebank Park

|

4:30PM

Dogs of various breeds and ages put on demonstrations of retrieving skills. Able handlers will be on site to answer questions and tell you how you can get involved.
Exhibits Close

Multiple Locations

|

6PM

NO SPECIAL EVENTS ON THIS DAY
NO VIP EVENTS ON THIS DAY
NO GENERAL ADMISSION EVENTS ON THIS DAY
NO EVENTS MATCHING YOUR SELECTION ON THIS DAY
SUNDAY
2/17
DockDogs® Registration Opens

Brittlebank Park

|

9AM

Register your dog to compete in the only two tank DockDogs® event east of the Mississippi. “Waves” of competition are held throughout the day Friday through Sunday, with finals Sunday afternoon. For more info and to pre-register your dog, visit dockdogs.com
ALL EXHIBITS OPEN

Multiple Locations

|

10AM

For a full list of exhibitors and exhibit locations click here.
DockDogs® Competitions

Brittlebank Park

|

10AM - 4PM

Double the splash, double the fun - SEWE is proud to host the only two tank DockDogs® event east of the Mississippi. Watch dogs of all kinds and skill levels compete in various water jumping competitions in side-by-side tanks. “Waves” of competition held throughout the day Friday through Sunday, with finals Sunday afternoon. For more info and to pre-register your dog, visit dockdogs.com.
SEWE Decoy Dealer Exhibition

Charleston Marriott

|

10AM - 5PM

The SEWE Dealer Exhibition is on Friday, February 15,  Saturday, February 16 from 10 am until 6 pm and Sunday, February 17 from 10 am to 5 pm at the Marriott Hotel. Please come and see extraordinary antique and working decoys along with sporting collectibles.
The Art of the Decoy Special Exhibit

Charleston Marriott

|

10AM - 5PM

The Palmetto State Decoy Collectors Association and SEWE present the fourth annual antique decoy exhibit, The Art of the Decoy, an exhibit of classic American decoys. Featuring iconic examples from South Carolina, North Carolina, New Jersey, Virginia and Maryland, provided by members of PSDCA.

Retriever Demos

Brittlebank Park

|

10:30AM

Dogs of various breeds and ages put on demonstrations of retrieving skills. Able handlers will be on site to answer questions and tell you how you can get involved.
Busch Wildlife Sanctuary Show

Gaillard Center

|

11AM

Busch Wildlife Sanctuary will introduce the wonders of the natural ecosystems and give SEWE attendees an up-close look at alligators, bobcats, foxes, birds of prey, snakes and much more. Seating is first-come, first-served.
Chef Demo • Chef Sarah McClure with farmer Nat Bradford of Bradford Watermelons

Marion Square

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11AM - 11:45AM

Presented by the South Carolina Department of Agriculture and hosted by the Lee Bros., watch chefs Sarah McClure with farmer Nat Bradford of Bradford Watermelons & Greens demonstrate how to prepare their favorite recipe with locally grown and produced ingredients. Also, sample products from the producers, processors and vendors that make up the Certified South Carolina program.

2019 Recipe: Pulled pork taco with pickled watermelon salsa
Fly Fishing Demo

Brittlebank Park

|

11:30AM

Experts from Haddrell's Point Tackle offer fishing tips and techniques. Details to be announced.
Chef Demo • Chef Scott Stefanelli of Trident Tech with Teresa Smithmyer of Bulls Bay Saltworks

Marion Square

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12PM - 12:45PM

Presented by the South Carolina Department of Agriculture and hosted by the Lee Bros., watch chefs Scott Stefanelli of Trident Tech with Teresa Smithmyer of Bulls Bay Saltworks demonstrate how to prepare their favorite recipes with locally grown and produced ingredients. Also, sample products from the producers, processors and vendors that make up the Certified South Carolina program. 2019 Recipe: Seafood carpaccio with winter citrus, cucumber and salt  
Sheep and Duck Herding Demos

Brittlebank Park

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12:30PM

New this year, join Windy Knolls Farm owner and master trainer, Bill Coburn, as he showcases the fascinating world of herding instinctive to the Border Collie breed. Watch his collies artfully muster sheep and ducks through various obstacles with only a whistle and a few verbal commands.
Birds of Prey Flight Demos presented by BP America

Marion Square

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1PM

One of the most educational and entertaining shows during SEWE, see amazing flight demos up-close by a variety of raptors including falcons, eagles, owls and hawks and learn about the important role they play in our eco-system.
Chef Demo • Chef Brandon Carter of FARM Bluffton with farmer Josh Johnson of Old Tyme Bean Company

Marion Square

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1PM - 1:45PM

Presented by the South Carolina Department of Agriculture and hosted by the Lee Bros., watch Chef Brandon Carter of FARM Bluffton with farmer Josh Johnson of Old Tyme Bean Company demonstrate how to prepare their favorite recipes with locally grown and produced ingredients. Also, sample products from the producers, processors and vendors that make up the Certified South Carolina program.

2019 Recipe: Refried soybeans with salsa macha, cotija and crispy alliums

QDMA Lecture Series: Joe Leonard | Coyote Management

Brittlebank Park

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1PM

QDMA Lecture Series: The Quality Deer Management Association will host a series of lectures throughout the weekend that focus on healthy and sustainable deer populations and wildlife habitat. This lecture will be given by Joe Hamilton, QDMA Founder and Senior Advisor.
NEW: Search and Rescue Dog Demo

Brittlebank Park

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1:30PM - 2:30PM

New to the Exposition this year, watch the Search Tactics and Rescue Recovery Team (S.T.A.R.R.) demonstrate efficient and organized search and rescue skills. These specially trained K-9’s will display training and small-scale demonstrations similar to their urban and rural search and recovery missions in the Carolinas and surrounding states. S.T.A.R.R. will showcase their skills Friday, Saturday and Sunday afternoons.
Chef Demo • Chef Angie Bellinger of Workmen’s Café with the Lee Bros

Marion Square

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2PM - 2:45PM

Presented by the South Carolina Department of Agriculture and hosted by the Lee Bros., watch chef Angle Bellinger of Workmen's Cafe with the Lee Bros. demonstrate how to prepare their favorite recipe with locally grown and produced ingredients. Also, sample products from the producers, processors and vendors that make up the Certified South Carolina program.

2019 Recipe: Stewed cabbage with seasoning
Retriever Demos

Brittlebank Park

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2:30PM

Dogs of various breeds and ages put on demonstrations of retrieving skills. Able handlers will be on site to answer questions and tell you how you can get involved.
Chef Demo • Chef Jessica Shillato of Spotted Salamander with farmer David Anderson of Black Pearl Farm 

Marion Square

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3PM - 3:45PM

Presented by the South Carolina Department of Agriculture and hosted by the Lee Bros., watch Chef Ambassador Jessica Shillato with farmer David Anderson of Black Pearl Farm demonstrate how to prepare their favorite recipe with locally grown and produced ingredients. Also, sample products from the producers, processors and vendors that make up the Certified South Carolina program. 2019 Recipe: Pork chop with blueberry mustard
The Orianne Society: Reptile Ecology and Conservation

Marion Square

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3PM

Reptiles and amphibians are an integral part of our ecosystem. Learn why and how The Orianne Society promotes the conservation of these creatures and game species (like quail, turkey and deer) in this informative presentation with the Eastern Indigo Snake, Gopher Tortoise, Eastern Diamondback Rattlesnake and more.
DockDogs® Finals

Brittlebank Park

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4PM

Double the splash, double the fun - SEWE is proud to host the only two tank DockDogs® event east of the Mississippi. Watch dogs of all kinds and skill levels compete in various water jumping competitions in side-by-side tanks. “Waves” of competition held throughout the day Friday through Sunday, with finals Sunday afternoon. For more info and to pre-register your dog, visit dockdogs.com.
Exhibits Close

Multiple Locations

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5PM

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