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City Paper asked followers on social media about their favorite summertime activities and beach-going habits. Here’s the buzz on the beach:

What beach do you prefer?

52.2% Sullivan’s Island
24.6% Folly Beach
12.3% Isle of Palms
10.8% Kiawah Island

Ten favorite places to get a drink or quick bite after the beach?

Poe’s Tavern, Sullivan’s Island
The Crab Shack, Folly Beach
Jack of Cups Saloon, Folly Beach
The Co-Op, Sullivan’s Island
Home Team BBQ, Sullivan’s Island
Chico Feo, Folly Beach
The Bounty Bar, Folly Beach
The Longboard, Sullivan’s Island
Bert’s Market, Folly Beach
Acme Lowcountry Kitchen, Isle of Palms

What are your beach bag essentials?

“Sunscreen, towel, hat, Pub[lix] sub, beer”

“Sunscreen, water, towel”

“Travel Scrabble, drinks, adult beverages … a football, boiled peanuts, a Frisbee”

What’s your favorite summertime activity?

“Long early beach walks and great books in the afternoon!”

“Eating fresh vegetables and reading in an air-conditioned house.”

“Water. Anything with water. And drinking. Lots of drinking and cookouts.”

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