Taste of James Island

Taste of James Island Will Return in 2019!

JIO's big project this year will be moving to its new location in April 2018. We will not be hosting the Taste of James Island in 2018. Don't worry! Once we get settled, watch for information on Taste of James Island 2019!

Taste of James Island 2017

Date:  Saturday, April 29, 2017
Time: 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Location:  The First Baptist Athletic Complex at 2051 George L. Griffith Boulevard
Bring non-perishable food items to support the pantry of the James Island Outreach
Activities:  Children's activities, live music, raffles, and incredible food!

2017 Event Logo Artist

Ava R. of Montessori Fountainhead Elementary


2017 Competitors

  • The Men of Saint James
  • First Baptist of James Island
  • Calvary Baptist
  • McAlister Smith Funeral and Cremation
  • The Town of James Island
  • The James Island Fire Department (PSD)
  • Coastal Harvest
  • James Island Baptist
  • James Island Presbyterian
  • Bethany United Methodist
  • Epworth United Methodist
  • Harborview Presbyterian
  • Ft Johnson Baptist

Entertainment Schedule

  • 11:05am to 11:50am: Dixie Aires
  • 12pm to 12:45pm: Austin Chiasson
  • 12:55pm-1:40pm: Rita and Roseann Lamar (children's interactive songs)
  • 1:50pm-2:30pm: Ann Caldwell and Roger Bellow
  • 2:30pm: Winners of the Taste announced and Raffle drawing

Sponsors $250+