Hilton Head Island’s signature summer event, HarbourFest, returns to Shelter Cove Harbour featuring live entertainment by Shannon Tanner twice a night, plus Cappy the Clown, arts, crafts, and game vendors and unforgettable food, along with Tuesday Night Fireworks beginning June 13, 2017. Family-friendly entertainer, Shannon Tanner, returns for his 29th season, performing two shows at 6:30 and […]
Kid’s Night Out Pottery Painting at the Art Café is from 6-8, Monday thru Wednesday. A silly fun pottery painting studio. Ask about Family Date Night, Mommy & Me, Dad’s Day Out with the Kids. Food and drinks served by Rockfish Seafood & Steaks. (843) 785-5525 or artcafehhi.com.
Tours and Tastings at the Hilton Head Distillery, every hour, on the hour. Learn about the history of rum, the story behind the company and the intricate details of the distillation process. Tasting Flights are offered throughout the day on a first-come, first-served basis and include a souvenir shot glass for $5 per person. Call […]
“Summer Images” by Les Bonnes Artistes exhibition at the Coastal Discovery Museum. “Les Bonnes Artistes,” or The Good Artists, was founded in 2007 by Doris Shay and the group has shown their works at various Hilton Head Island venues over the last 10 years. This exhibition features local scenes, flights of fancy and colorful images […]
In this one-week camp, students will study folk and fine art from all around the world that will inspire both traditional and unusual 2D and 3D masterpieces. A mini-showcase exhibit/reception will be held on Friday. June 27-July 1 or July 18-22. Ages 5-7, 12:45-3 p.m.; Ages 8-12, 10 a.m.-12:15 p.m. (843) 686-3945 or artshhi.com/workshops.
Ongoing: Learn how to play Pickleball, the fastest growing sport in the country, with daily clinics and round robins at the Palmetto Dunes Pickleball Center in Palmetto Dunes Oceanfront Resort. Courts and equipment available to rent. Reservations are recommended, call (866) 242-3169 or visit www.palmettodunes.com.
Water Aerobics for adults in the Harbour Town Pool, 8:15-9 a.m. Shallow aquatic fitness class designed to maximize the water’s resistance, improve cardiovascular fitness, muscular strength and endurance, and flexibility. Reservations are required. Lighthouse Ln. (843) 842-1979 or seapines.com.
“Tour an Archaeological Site” program in The Sea Pines Resort, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Explore the Sea Pines Shell Ring, a 4,000-year-old Native American Site, and learn about the ancient history of Hilton Head Island. Archaeologists are working onsite and docents are available to answer questions. (843) 842-1979 or seapines.com.
An international youth development organization introducing the game of golf and its inherent values to young people at First Tee of the Lowcountry’s Summer Golf Camp, June 12-July 21. (843) 686-2680 or thefirstteelowcountry.org.
Spend your morning searching for and learning about the crabs of Hilton Head Island. Discover other beach creatures along the shore while trying the art of cast netting. Supplies provided; catch and release. Reservations required; contact (843) 842-1979. $18/adult, $13/child (ages 12 & younger)
Go on a Blue Crab Discovery Tour at the Coastal Discovery Museum, located at 70 Honey Horn Dr., from 9:30-11:30 a.m. on Tuesdays and Thursdays. Guests of all ages will learn about the life cycle of the Atlantic Blue Crab and how to harvest, cook, clean and eat them. The Blue Crab Discovery is $15 for adults and $10 for […]
Tuesday-Sunday: Gullah Heritage Trail Tours through 10 Native Islander neighborhoods established during the Civil War. Tours are Tues.-Sat. at 10 a.m. & 2 p.m.; Sun. at noon. departing from the Coastal Discovery Museum. 70 Honey Horn Dr. (843) 681-7066 or gullaheritage.com.
“5 O’Clock Somewhere: New Works by Amos Hummell” exhibition is on display at the Art League of Hilton Head Gallery in the Arts Center of Coastal Carolina. A self-taught artist, Hummell’s work is best described as non-conventional. He has been known to paint on closet doors, screen-printing frames and upholstered furniture for some of his most […]
Fort Mitchel Tours for ages 7 and older hosted by the Heritage Library, 10 a.m. The fort is located on Skull Creek Dr. in Hilton Head Plantation. Pre-registration is required, call (843) 686-6560 or visit heritagelib.org.
The Coastal Discovery Museum will lead tours at Pinckney Island Wildlife Refuge starting in June 2017 on Thursdays at 10 a.m., continuing through August 2017. You will experience history and nature from an experienced guide on a walking tour of this National Wildlife Refuge, including its salt marsh and maritime forest. Wildlife may include a variety of […]
OnGoing: Alligator & Wildlife Boat Tour with H2O Sports in the Sea Pines Forest Preserve. Get an up-close view of indigenous plant and animal life, including the American alligator, on a one-hour guided boat tour. Reservations are required, call (843) 671-4386 or visit h2osports.com.
Ongoing: Complimentary Tanger Shopper Shuttle between the two shopping centers, 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Shuttles depart Tanger 1 behind Shopper Services and across from Saks Fifth Avenue Off 5th every 30 minutes on the hour and Tanger 2 behind Shopper Services and at the crosswalk by Kilwin’s and the Salty Dog restaurant on the 15 and […]
Children and adults can enjoy a variety of craft activities at the Sea Pines Beach Club. Enjoy creating… Ceramics: Choose from a selection of animal-shaped ceramics to paint. $13 per item Sand Art: Create a decorative bottle using colored sand. $10 per item Sand Dollar Painting: Paint an authentic sand dollar. $10 per item Shark […]
Ongoing: Complimentary tastings, wine by the glass and cheese platters are available at the Island Winery. Mon.-Sat., 12:30-5:30 p.m.; Sun., 12-4 p.m. 12A Cardinal Rd. (843) 842-3141 or islandwinery.com.
Outside Hilton Head at Shelter Cove Marina. Two hours of on-the-water fun. Teens can try stand up paddleboarding for a day of confidence-boosting, outdoor fun. Tues. & Thurs., 2-4 p.m., mid-June thru mid-Aug. (843) 686-6996 or outsidehiltonhead.com.
The Coastal Discovery Museum will introduce the new Reptiles and Amphibians of the Lowcountry program this summer on Thursdays, from 2-3 p.m., June 1-August 31, 2017. Alligators, snakes and turtles will be hand for you to take a closer look at the fascinating and unique characteristics of these local reptiles and amphibians. You will have a […]
Ongoing: Enjoy Happy Hour Crazy Crab Style daily in the bar at The Crazy Crab overlooking Jarvis Creek. Food and drink specials and one of the best sunset views on the Island. 104 Wm. Hilton Pkwy. (843) 681-5021 or thecrazycrab.com.
Live music and family entertainment nightly starting at 6:30 p.m. The Magic of Gary Maurer on Mon.; Island Sounds with KeithRansom on Tues.; The Gary Byrd Band on Wed.; Current and Pop Hits with the Nice Guys on Thurs; Downtown Dance Party with DJ Crush on Fri.; Coligny Trivia Night on Sat.; Music by Local Favorites, Los Elias on Sun. […]
Don’t miss Kids Dance Party on Thursdays at The Salty Dog Café in South Beach Marina Village throughout the summer, until August 10, 2017. Keep the party going in the courtyard in front of Jake’s Cargo with DJ Crush featuring dancing, face painting and hula hooping on Thursdays from 6:30-8:30 p.m. For more information about the Kids Dance […]
Adult Paint and Play Sessions at the Art League Academy. Join artist Kristin Griffis for step-by-step instruction on completing a painting with a glass of wine and live music from local singer/songwriter Jared Templeton. Reservations are required, call (843) 842-5738 or email email@example.com.
Join The Sea Pines Resort recreation team and our mascot, Albert the Alligator, for photos, games and activities on the lawn adjacent to the playground in Harbour Town. Complimentary. For additional information, contact The Sea Pines Resort’s recreation department at (843) 842-1979 or go to seapines.com.
Parrot Palooza featuring Shannon Tanner and The Oyster Reefers in Shelter Cove Harbour, 7 p.m. An island-inspired live concert featuring your favorite island tunes. (843) 548-0060. www.sheltercovehiltonhead.com.
Head over to the Coastal Discovery Museum for Sea Turtle Talks & Walks every Thursday at 7:30 p.m., June 1-August 31, 2017. Learn all about sea turtles, loggerhead nesting on Hilton Head Island, the Sea Turtle Protection Project and how you can help! Enjoy a fascinating indoor presentation led by a Hilton Head Island Sea […]
A Sea Pines classic, Gregg Russell, is back for his 41st season of Harbour Town entertainment underneath the Liberty Oak entertaining adults and children alike. Complimentary. Sun.-Fri. evenings, 8-9:30 p.m. (843) 842-1979 or seapines.com.
The Southeastern Summer Theatre Institute presents the comedy “Shear Madness,” America’s longest running play, at the Main Street Theatre. Shows are Tues.-Sat. at 8 p.m.; Sat. and Sun. matinees at 2 p.m. The madness erupts at your not-so-typical New York hair salon, when suddenly the old lady upstairs gets mysteriously murdered and everyone’s dying to […]
Tuesday-Saturday: “Funny not Filthy” magic and comedy at the Comedy Magic Cabaret in South Island Square featuring headliner Kerry Pollock, Tues.-Sat., at 8 p.m. The Great Kaplan one-man comedy variety show, Aug. 15-19. Teens are welcome if accompanied by an adult. 843 Wm. Hilton Pkwy. For tickets, call (843) 681-7757 or visit www.comedymagiccabaret.com.
At 8 p.m. on Tuesdays-Saturdays (with matinees on select Sundays) from June 14-August 6, 2017, the Arts Center of Coastal Carolina will present the ultimate feel-good show, perfect for summertime, “Mamma Mia!” Writer Catherine Johnson’s sunny, funny tale unfolds on a Greek Island paradise. On the verge of her wedding, a daughter’s quest to discover her […]
Take a wagon ride after dark through the Sea Pines Forest Preserve. Discover the personality of our nocturnal wildlife and learn about the legends of Sea Pines. $16/adult, $13/child (ages 12 & younger). Reservations required; contact (843) 842-1979 or seapines.com.
Each Thursday evening throughout the summer, after the sun sets over Broad Creek, Shelter Cove Community Park, 39 Shelter Cove Lane, will present a movie for all to enjoy! Watch your favorite blockbuster under the stars on a 20′ screen for FREE. Blankets, beach chairs, and take-out food from Shelter Cove Towne Centre merchants is recommended! […]