Events: 23rd November 2017

Festival of Trees

Hilton Head Preparatory School’s Festival of Trees at the Sonesta Resort in Shipyard Plantation. Preview Party on Nov. 16.  A spectacular display of beautifully and creatively-themed Christmas trees in all sizes and colors sponsored and decorated by local organizations, businesses, and individuals. Attendees may purchase the purchase trees with proceeds benefitting the school’s Tuition Assistance […]

Moonlight Madness & After Thanksgiving Sales at Tanger Outlets

Moonlight Madness & After Thanksgiving Sales at Tanger Outlets Hilton Head, I and II. The holiday shopping season kicks off on Thursday, Nov. 23 at 6 p.m. with exclusive deals and lasts throughout the weekend. Visit to download special offers. 1414 & 1256 Fording Island Rd. (843) 837-5410.

“Art That Makes You Smile: The Gentle Surrealism of John K. Crum”

“Art That Makes You Smile: The Gentle Surrealism of John K. Crum” is on display in the Art League of Hilton Head Gallery in the Arts Center of Coastal Carolina. Opening Reception on Nov. 9, 5-7 p.m. Artist Demonstration on Nov. 11, 6:30-8 p.m. Gallery admission is free. (843) 681-5060 or

Pickleball at Palmetto Dunes

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

The Sea Pines Resort logo Thanksgiving Wagon Ride

Marvel at the fall colors and abundant plant and wildlife while enjoying the Thanksgiving Wagon Ride through the Sea Pines Forest Preserve every day from Nov. 21-25, 2017. Refreshments and cookies will be provided before the tour. Reservations are required and $15 for adults and $12 for child (ages 12 & younger). 2017 Schedule Tuesday, November 22 […]

Hilton Head Island Turkey Trot Turkey Trot

Start Thanksgiving off right with your family at the 29th annual Turkey Trot on Nov. 23, 2017 at 8 a.m. This family-oriented event invites people of all ages to participate in their “Fun Walk,” 5K and 10K races that begin and end at the Chart House parking lot, near the back entrance of Hilton Head […]

Thanksgiving with Stan Smith at the Sea Pines Racquet Club

Thanksgiving with Stan Smith at the Sea Pines Racquet Club. Video analysis of your serve, stroke and strategy instruction, footwork and many practice drills with Stan Smith, Sea Pines Resort’s touring professional, past champion of Wimbledon and the U.S. Open, and former U.S. Olympic men’s coach and his staff. Adults only; reservations are required. (843) […]

The Sea Pines Resort logo Thanksgiving Scavenger Hunt

On Thursday, Nov. 23, 2017, kick off your holiday festivities with the Thanksgiving Scavenger Hunt in The Sea Pines Resort from 9-11:30 a.m. $25 per family. Reservations are required for this fun, family-friendly activity and can be made by calling (843) 842-1979. Reservations must be made prior to 5 p.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 22, 2017. For more information about […]

Gullah Heritage Trail Tours

  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

Alligator & Wildlife Tours

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

Thanksgiving Dinner in the Palmetto Dunes Oceanfront Resort

Thanksgiving Dinner in the Palmetto Dunes Oceanfront Resort. Annual Thanksgiving Day Buffet at the Palmetto Dunes Club, 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Reservations are required, call (843) 686-9143. Prix-Fixe Thanksgiving Meal at Alexander’s Restaurant & Wine Bar, 11 a.m.-8 p.m. Reservations are recommended, call (843) 785-4999 or

Tanger Shopper Shuttle

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 […]

Community Thanksgiving Dinner

November 23: Community Thanksgiving Dinner organized by St. Andrew By-The-Sea United Methodist Church at Hudson’s Seafood House on the Docks. All are welcome to share turkey, dressing and all the trimmings at this free dinner. Donations are greatly appreciated and benefit The Deep Well Project and Bluffton Self Help. Volunteers are needed. 1 Hudson Rd. […]

Complimentary tastings at Island Winery!

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

Happy Hour Crazy Crab Style!

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

Live Music at Coast in the Sea Pines Resort

Pete Carrol on Mon. and Thurs.; Mike Kavanaugh on Tues.; Nick Poulin on We.; Sara Burns on Fri.; Greg and Robin Ross on Sat.; Tommy Sims on Sun. perform live at at Coast in the Sea Pines Resort, 5:30 p.m.-9:30. (843) 842-1979 or

Sips and Bites at the Bar at Michael Anthony’s!

Monday – Saturday: Available in the bar only between 5 p.m. and 6:30 p.m., enjoy a tasting of three tasty small plates paired with three premium wines. The menu changes every Monday so check our website each week to view the current menu. Reservations are strongly recommended. Please note that bar reservations must be made […]

“Tis’ the Season” at Shelter Cove Towne Centre

“Tis’ the Season” at Shelter Cove Towne Centre. Park your car and stroll through the Holiday lights, enjoy entertainment, Horse & Carriage rides, train rides, a rock wall, skating rink, Santa Claus and more. Proceeds benefit the Island Rec. Center. (843) 686-3090 or

“Funny not Filthy” Magic and Comedy Show

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. Teens are welcome if accompanied by an adult. For tickets, call (843) 681-7757 or visit