Events: 24th April 2019

Where Nature Meets Art Exhibit by the Artists of Spring Island

      The Coastal Discovery Museum is pleased to announce its upcoming temporary exhibition, “Where Nature Meets Art” March 1 – April 30, 2019. The opening reception is March 2 from 4:30-7:00 pm and is open to the public. Offered by the Artists of Spring Island, this exhibition will provide a glimpse into the […]

Palmetto Dunes Turtle Trot 5k

The PALMETTO DUNES TURTLE TROT 5K is a weekly 5 kilometer run/walk taking place in beautiful Palmetto Dunes Resort. These family‐friendly run/walk events consists of two courses: 1) a beach course for weeks with a low tide – and, 2) a road course for weeks with a high tide. Both routes feature some of the best Palmetto […]

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 […]

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.

Imagination & Fabrication By Art Quilters of the Lowcountry

April 9-May 4: Imagination & Fabrication By Art Quilters of the Lowcountry! Art League Gallery now open every day: Monday-Saturday 10 a.m.–4 p.m., Sunday 12–4 p.m. and 90 minutes before every Arts Center performance. Artist Reception: Wednesday, April 10, from 5-7 p.m. Enjoy refreshments and meet the artists. Free and open to the public. Gallery […]

2019 Historic Bike Tours

Wednesdays: 2019 Historic Bike Tours! Family-oriented bike tours of historic sites on Squire Pope Road. Hear the story of the Fishing Co-op and their victory over the development of a chemical plant on Victoria Bluff. See a Gullah Cemetery and an ancient Shell Ring, the Gullah Museum of Hilton Head Island, and see the tabby […]

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.

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.

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.

Tanger Shopper Shuttle

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 […]

Tastings at the Hilton Head Distillery

Looking for a fun and friendly tasting room experience? Join us at our Cardinal Road facility to taste our world-class spirits. We pride ourselves on using fresh molasses, sourced from Savannah, Georgia, as the foundational ingredient for all of our spirits. We ensure that every batch is measured, cut, and blended with a careful, artisanal […]

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 […]

The Many Benefits of Sharks

The Coastal Discovery Museum will host Dr. Kim Ritchie on April 24 at 3 p.m. for this exciting new presentation. People tend to think of sharks as dangerous, indiscriminate predators. Dr. Ritchie aims to make you think differently about sharks and their benefits to humans, our ecosystems and our planet. She will also discuss some […]

2019 Haunted History Tours!

  Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays: 2019 Haunted History Tours! Zion Chapel of Ease Cemetery, 574 William Hilton Pkwy. Told in Hilton Head’s oldest and most haunted burial place, our stories have a macabre twist and are sure to raise the hair on your neck. More history than horror, our tales involve real events that have occurred […]