February 1 – 28: The Island’s West African roots still thrive today in the culture of our native islanders, known as the Gullah. We’ll celebrate this vibrant community at the Annual Hilton Head Island Gullah Festival. Experience the rich cultural heritage of the Gullah people and their history on Hilton Head Island. (843) 255-7303 or gullahcelebration.com.
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 […]
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.
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.
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: 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.
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.
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.
Thursdays: 2019 Fort Mitchel Tours! Tour this historic Civil War earthwork battery with an experienced guide. February 7 through November 21. Fort Mitchell is located inside Hilton Head Plantation at 65 Skull Creek Dr. When entering the plantation, please ask the guard for a pass to Fort Mitchel. The guard will ask for a valid […]
Ongoing: Complimentary Tanger Shopper Shuttle between the two shopping centers, noon-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 45 […]
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 […]
The Coastal Discovery Museum will host Blooms of the Lowcountry on February 28 at 3 p.m. This overview of some of the blooming trees, shrubs, vines and grasses that are common in the Lowcountry will be presented by Carol Clemens. The presentation includes both native and non-native blooms. Come learn about Beauty Berry, Jessamine, Wisteria, […]
February 28-March 10: Set in ancient China, this story of adventure, courage and bravery is one for all ages. The story begins as Mulan’s big day with the village Matchmaker is wrecked by her nervousness, thereby dishonoring her family, making herself feel terrible. Her Father, Fa Zhou is unexpectedly called to the army by the […]
February 12-March 3: Noël Coward’s brilliant comedy recently won a Tony as one of Broadway’s best revivals! Charles Condomine invites local medium to hold a séance with friends. She unwittingly brings Charles’ first wife, who haunts the household. Hilarious twists abound! Tuesday-Saturday, 8 p.m. Sunday 2 p.m. Arts Center of Coastal Carolina, 14 Shelter […]