Events: 17th October 2018

Harbour Town Fall Fest

Enjoy the splendor of Harbour Town at the Harbour Town Fall Fest. With a Harbour Town shops sidewalk sale offering great deals; local favorite Deas-Guyz in concert featuring a mix of Motown, R&B, pop, rock, reggae and dance beats; nautical activities featuring a variety of watersports, tours and boat rides; dining on the harbour all […]

The Hunchback of Notre Dame

October 17-28: The Hunchback of Notre Dame! Main Street Youth Theatre and The May River Theatre are preparing for a musical on an unprecedented scale — The Hunchback of Notre Dame! What makes a monster and what makes a man? This is the central theme of The Hunchback of Notre Dame, a sweeping, grand-scale musical […]

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. Pickleball is a sport that combines the elements of tennis, badminton and ping pong. It is played with oversized ping pong paddles and a softball-sized plastic […]

Historic Bluffton Arts and Seafood Festival

October 13-21: The thirteenth annual Historic Bluffton Arts and Seafood Festival will be held in the charming and eclectic historic and state designated cultural district of Bluffton SC, well known for its quirky art community and natural river beauty. The festival is a week long event offering a myriad of activities, showcasing the locally harvested […]

Birding at Pinckney Island

Wednesdays: (Starting Feb. 7 through Dec. 19) “Birding at Pinckney Island” program for ages 12 and older led by experienced bird watchers from the Coastal Discovery Museum, 7:30-9:30 a.m. Several species of shore birds can usually be seen in the mud flats in the salt marsh, while many species of wading birds could potentially be […]

2018 Public Art Exhibition at Coastal Discovery Museum

  Get ready for the 2018 Public Art Exhibition, hosted by Community Foundation of the Lowcountry, from October 1, 2018 – January 31, 2019 at Coastal Discovery Museum on Hilton Head Island. Nineteen large-scale sculptures, created by artists from around the country, will grace the grounds of Honey Horn, with an additional sculpture installed at […]

The First Tee of the Lowcountry

Ongoing: The First Tee of the Lowcountry is open to the public daily, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Amenities include a 6-hole, par 3 golf course, driving range, 2 USGA greens, short game practice area, 9-hole Disc Golf Course and stocked fishing pond. Admission includes unlimited use of the facility. 151 Gumtree Rd. (843) 686-2680 or www.thefirstteelowcountry.org.

Daufuskie Island Artists, Artisans & Authors featured at Coastal Discovery Museum

October 5-December 31: Daufuskie Island Artists, Artisans and Authors featured at Coastal Discovery Museum! The opening reception will be held October 11 from 5-7 pm. and the public is invited to attend. Hilton Head Island’s neighbor to the south is Daufuskie Island. The southernmost point of South Carolina, Daufuskie Island is nestled between Mungen Creek, […]

Trail Rides through the Sea Pines Forest Preserve with Lawton Stables

Ongoing: Trail Rides through the Sea Pines Forest Preserve with Lawton Stables. Meander through the preserve on horseback for the true feel of the untouched Lowcountry. Trail riders must be at least 8 years old. Reservations are required. (843) 671-2586 or www.lawtonstables.com.

Pottery Painting at the Art Café

Ongoing: Pottery Painting at the Art Café. A silly fun pottery painting studio for all ages. Ask about Family Date Night, Mommy & Me, Dad’s Day Out with the Kids and Kids Night Out. Food and drinks served by Rockfish Seafood & Steaks. 5 Lagoon Rd. (843) 785-5525 or artcafehhi.com.

Golf Croquet

Ongoing: Golf Croquet on the lawn adjacent to the Harbour Town Clubhouse in The Sea Pines Resort, 10 a.m. Equipment is available throughout the day. 11 Lighthouse Ln. (843) 842 1979 or www.seapines.com.

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 gullaheritage.com.

Harbour Town Lighthouse Museum

Ongoing: The Harbour Town Lighthouse Museum is open daily. Explore Hilton Head Island’s rich history and learn the story behind its famed lighthouse in this unique museum-like setting. Admission is $4.25 per person, complimentary for children ages 5 and younger. 149 Lighthouse Rd. (843) 671-2810 or www.harbourtownlighthouse.com.

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 h2osports.com.

Historic Bike Tours

Wednesdays: Take a historic bike tour of sites along Squire Pope Rd., including historic plantations, fishing and farming life after the Civil War, a historic African-American church, Tabby Ruins and a meet and greet with volunteers from the Gullah Museum of Hilton Head Island. Bike and helmet provided. Bring water, sunscreen and bug spray. Wed., […]

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 […]

Explore Honey Horn at Coastal Discovery Museum

The Coastal Discovery introduces a new program “Explore Honey Horn” every Wednesday and Thursday at 11 a.m. Your experience on this guided tour around the museum’s picturesque and historic grounds. You will visit the salt marsh, see historic buildings, and learn about the gardens, plants and trees on site. Your museum guide will share stories about […]

Reptiles and Amphibians of the Lowcountry at Coastal Discovery Museum

The Coastal Discovery Museum has announced a program this fall on Wednesdays, from 3-4 p.m., starting September 5 and running through October 24. 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 chance to […]

Southeast Coastal Birds to be presented at Coastal Discovery Museum

The Coastal Discovery will host Paul Weatherhead on October 17 at 3 p.m., for this program on birds. Birds have been an indicator species for our entire world history and all over the globe. Migratory birds travel 20,000 miles from the tip of Argentine in the south to the Arctic Circle in the north. Come […]

Boys and Girls Club of Hilton Head Island After School

Monday-Friday, 3-7 p.m. Boys and Girls Club offers Afterschool programs to ages 6-18. We invite you to join us! Come in for a tour and see firsthand how much fun it is to be a member or volunteer! ATTENTION PARENTS: Please stop by the office to pick up and fill out the new 2018-19 Afterschool […]

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 thecrazycrab.com.

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 […]

Live Music at The Salty Dog Café

Nightly: Live music performed on the deck at The Salty Dog Café. 5-9 p.m. 232 S. Sea Pines Dr. (843) 671-2233 or visit saltydog.com.

Italian-American Club of Hilton Head Island's 2017 Zin Experience ZIN Experience with Italian Flair

  Zin, Italian wines and more! Italian American Club of Hilton Head Island presents ZIN Experience with Italian Flair on October 17, 2018 at The Shore House at the Omni Hilton Head Oceanfront Resort (formely the “Hilton”), located at 23 Ocean Lane, from 5:30 to 8p.m. Sip some fantastic wines with friendly folks, while watching the sun set […]

Arts Center of Coastal Carolina presents Amadeus

    October 2-21: Music. Jealousy. Power. Capturing five Tony Awards including Best Play, and also our audience’s #1 pick for a non-musical, Amadeus is brilliant and thrilling from start to finish. Amadeus Mozart, a rowdy young prodigy, arrives in Vienna, the music capital of the world – and he’s determined to make a splash. […]

“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 comedymagiccabaret.com.