Click on a question below to get an answer. If you still need more information, don’t hesitate to contact us via phone, 843-626-8911 or via email,

General Questions

Food and drink available includes a variety of sandwiches, wraps, snacks, soft drinks, beer and wine.

Only if you purchase general admission seats for outside of the tent.

Yes. All seats will be on a first-come, first-serve basis by section. Each section of the tent has a different ticket price.

The event goes on rain or shine under the Festival Tent.

No. Dogs are not allowed at the Festival.

All tickets will be ordered on-line and will be emailed to you shortly after your purchase. If you have any questions or problems, please call the festival office. 843-626-8911

You should receive a confirmation email containing your tickets shortly after your purchase. You may print your ticket and bring with you to the Festival.

Will-call is located at the tent entrance and will open 1 hour prior to the start of each event. You may also stop by the Festival office in Murrells Inlet Monday through Thursday from 9:00 am – 4:00 pm to pick up your tickets.

All aisle seats are wheelchair accessible.

The venue holds up to 1,200 people.

For most shows, gates will open at 6:00 pm. Most events begin at 7:00 pm. Check each event for more info.

Parking is available in special designated areas at all events, so just follow the signs. Golf car shuttle available.

October 20 Tabled Event

Three Sheets to the Wind…America’s #1 Tribute to Yacht Rock will be the tabled event for 2018. All seating under the tent is at tables for 8, 10 or 12. At this event you may bring your own food and beverage.

Yes, even if you have an All Access Pass, everyone still needs to call the Festival office, (843-626-8911) or email to make a reservation.

Tables can be reserved by calling the Festival office at 843-626-8911 or email Please have names of all those at your table when you call to reserve a table.

Tables for 8, 10 or 12 guests are available.

You will be seated with other guests who have purchased table seating and do not have enough to fill a table. Everyone still needs to call the Festival office (843-626-8911) to make a reservation.

Coolers are allowed for the tabled event only. For safety purposes, coolers must be placed beneath the table.

Each year many of our guests decorate their tables. Some are very elaborate and others are very simple. At the beginning of the evening, Judges go around and look at all tables. During intermission we announce the winners. Guests are not required to decorate their table; however it is a fun experience. Any tall centerpieces may need to be removed when show starts. And remember, no candles.

Judging categories will be Most Elegant, Most Creative, Most Whimsical, Best Theme and Best of the Lowcountry to name a few.

You may begin decorating your table at 5:30 pm.

Absolutely no open flames are allowed under the tent. However, battery operated candles are fine.

  • Jackson Family Donor Advised Fund of Waccamaw Community Foundation
  • South Arts
  • South Carolina Arts Commission
  • South Carolina's Hammock Coast

The Pawleys Island Festival of Music & Art is funded in part by a grant from South Arts in partnership with the National Endowment for the Arts and South Carolina Arts Commission.