To view The Cloister's Health and Hygiene Guidelines, please click here. Face masks are not required, but recommended for guests that are not fully vaccinated.

Registration for Awakening will cover all meals and programming. This year, we are pleased to offer discounted early bird rates. The early bird rates will expire on Monday, November 7 and are $2000 for a family (2 adults & 2+ children), $1500 for a couple (2 adults), and $1000 for an individual. Children under the age of 4 years are complimentary. On November 1, rates will increase to $2500 for a family (2 adults & 2+ children), $2000 for a couple (2 adults), and $1250 for an individual. 

We encourage you to invite new friends and family to join us at Awakening 2023! We are pleased to extend a discount for first-time attendees. First-time attendees should email our Special Events team at for more information. 

We encourage open conversation and dialogue, so this event will not be recorded or available for viewing after the event's conclusion. 

Dress attire is resort casual for daytime programming and business casual attire for Thursday and Friday evenings. We encourage children to dress comfortably, but to avoid jeans. Saturday evening is semi-formal for adults and children 10+. For a complete look at the resort's dress code policy, please visit page 20 of their Planning Guide.

If you are interested in arranging childcare while you attend the event, we highly recommend Sitters by the Shore. To learn more about their services, rates, and how to schedule a sitter, please visit

We highly encourage advanced reservations for any activities you and your family may be interested in. To see a complete list and to make your reservation visit Sea Island's recreation page by clicking here.