Organizers of the 24th annual Folly Beach Sea & Sand Festival announced Thursday afternoon that the event has been postponed.

Citing a "high probability of severe thunderstorms this weekend," the three-day festival has been rescheduled for April 11-13. The schedule of events will remain as previously announced.

The festival serves as a fundraiser benefiting Folly Beach Parks and Recreation.

For more on the festival, go to www.follybeachfestivals.com.