Hilton Head Island Blog

Striking Down Home Rule? Environmental Sustainability at Risk

Monday, October 30, 2017

If you have any connection to environmental issues in the Lowcountry, you have likely heard that Hilton Head and Beaufort County are considering ordinances that would ban single-use plastic bags. What you may not have heard about is a bill, pushed by the plastic industry, that would prevent local governments from passing ordinances that regulate the...more

Undersea Farmers: A Look at Coral and the Ecosystem

Sunday, October 1, 2017

Did you know?  Coral is, in fact, an animal that has evolved to incorporate a garden in its own tissue. Coral doesn’t eat the plant– it simply protects it, feeds it and benefits from the products of photosynthesis necessary for its survival. Approximately 200 million years of symbiosis have produced a relationship so cohesive, the plant and...more

The Salty Dog is Full of Festivals in October

Monday, September 25, 2017

The fun never ends at The Salty Dog Café in South Beach Marina Village with delicious dining options, nightly live music and weekly festivals celebrating the best of Lowcountry living. Saturday, October 7 is the Annual Salty Dog Oyster Roast featuring freshly roasted oysters, live music and family entertainment from 4-8 p.m. followed by the...more

6 Exhilarating Shark Escapades on Hilton Head Island

Friday, June 9, 2017

Bayrunner Fishing Charters Shark Fishing on Hilton Head Island

Most of the time people don’t go looking for sharks, but aboard big boats with experienced captains at command, it’s a different story. Whether you want to get in on the action with shark fishing trips on Hilton Head Island or stand back and get a sight of what were once known as “sea dogs”...more

Hungry? Check Out These Hilton Head Dining Options.

Tuesday, June 6, 2017

On Hilton Head Island, there are hundreds of ways to satisfy every taste, from fresh local seafood and Southwestern fare to Southern classics and wood-fired pizza. Try new delights or family favorites at every meal with our guide to the finest local establishments. Alexander’s Alexander’s, a popular choice of the Hilton Head Island dining scene...more

Jeff Gale Opens Island Skiff and Brings CraigCats to Broad Creek Marina

Friday, May 12, 2017

Hilton Head Island Skiff Adventure Tour

Sometimes the coast just calls. The beaches beckon and the water welcomes wanderers, explorers, thrill-seekers, fishers, families and friends. Many leave and find themselves coming back again and again. Such is the case with so many individuals who have dubbed Hilton Head their annual vacation spot, but it’s also true of those who’ve lived here...more

20 Can’t Miss Events on Hilton Head Island in May

Wednesday, May 3, 2017

As spring slowly slips into summer, it’s the perfect time to savor everything Hilton Head Island has to offer. Make the most of this special season enjoying musical productions, family festivals and kid-friendly entertainment with this handy guide to just a few of the special events taking place in May. 1. Sister Act April 26-May...more

Hilton Head Classics Celebrate 30+ Years on the Island

Monday, April 17, 2017

Camp Hilton Head in Harbour Town

Everyone knows of Hilton Head celebrities Shannon Tanner and Gregg Russell for their summer singing on the Island, but they’re not the only familiar faces who have built a name for themselves here on the Lowcountry’s loveable boot-shaped barrier island. From the 1970s to now, several businesses have not only kept up with the times,...more

20 Can’t Miss Events on Hilton Head Island in April

Saturday, April 1, 2017

2016 Symphony Under the Stars

Looking for something fun to do on Hilton Head Island this April? There are more than enough exciting adventures to have, as the arrival of spring ushers in a season of celebration in the Lowcountry with family-friendly festivals, musical masterpieces, commanding performances and Easter activities taking place throughout the month. Here’s a handy guide to...more

Hilton Head Named One of The South’s Best Islands by Southern Living

Monday, March 20, 2017

Southern Living Magazine April 2017 The South's Best Cover

With white sand beaches and an array of activities, Hilton Head garnered fourth place in The South’s Best Islands for 2017 compiled by Southern Living because of its popularity among families for being a great place to vacation. Southern Living highlighted the championship golf courses and tennis courts, as well as its well-planned upscale layout...more

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