There is always something fun and exciting to do on Hilton Head IslanHarbourFest just one of the many things to do on Hilton Head Islandd, Bluffton and the surrounding Lowcountry. From watching Gregg Russell year after year, to a Farmers market or Broadway caliber theater here is a Hilton Head Calendar of Events.

Check out the things you can take advantage of and come back often as we will update as events come up on the calendar.


SHELTER COVE TOWNE CENTRE and the Shelter Cove Community Park
Carolina Dreamers Car Club Cruise-In Visit the front parking area close to Hwy 278 and bring your classic car or just come and enjoy other cars from 5-8PM  2020 Dates are  8/27, 9/24, 10/22

Summer Jams CXLD FOR 2020 DUE TO COVID-19     Tuesday Nights  6-10:30PM starting July 7 – Aug 18 Bring lawn chairs to enjoy the Shelter Cove Fireworks. Bouncy House & Face Painting minimal fee.

Thursday Movie Nights in the ParkCXLD FOR 2020 DUE TO COVID-19 Bring beach chairs, blankets, Family and Friends as it is FREE – 8:30PM

Friday Night Sunset Celebration Summer Concerts – CXLD FOR 2020 DUE TO COVID-19 Bring beach chairs, blankets, Family and Friends as it is FREE – 7-10PM

10/23  Pumpkin Patch– Dress up and join the fun at Shelter Community Park 4PM – 8PM
10/31   Trunk-0-Ween
Let the litle ones Trick or Treat from 5-7PM

SHELTER COVE HARBOURacross from Palmetto Dunes
HarbourFest –  CXLD FOR 2020 DUE TO COVID-19  Shannon Tanner, the celebration and Fireworks are STILL TBD

Thursdays Music & Taste on the Harbour 
Bring a chair and enjoy excellent music and a beautiful sunset from 6-9PM Wander the local restaurants for specially priced apps and drinks. STILL TBD for Fall but hopefully starting 10/15

SEA PINES ($8 per day – gate fee if not staying inside the gates)  Gregg Russell concerts under the Liberty Oak are Currently on HOLD

COLIGNY PLAZA – South End of Island – Shops, restaurants, independent Coligny Movie Theatre and often music and entertainment on the Coligny Center Stage.  More Event details to Come
Summer Music 2020 – 7 Days a Week at 6:30PM Coligny Center Stage
Sundays            Jevon Daly – Kid-Centric Storytelling Adventure
Mondays           La Pachanga – Festive Dance Party
Tuesdays           Cranford & Kent – Original Lowcountry Music
Wednesdays    Jevon Daly – Kid-Centric Storytelling Adventure
Thursdays        The Nice Guys – Today’s Hits
Fridays              DJ Crush – Interactive Dance Party
Saturdays         Zack & Davis – R&B Pop Groove

Hilton Head Island Lantern Parade11/7/20 Bring a Lantern to Alder Lane Beach Access by 5:45PM then join the walk to Coligny


Coastal Discovery Museum – What a fantastic way to learn about the beautiful nature of Hilton Head Island. Old and young can take part in tours, talks and exhibits. Honey Horn Plantation near entrance to Cross Island Expressway.

Heritage Library – Weekly Tours available to learn about Hilton Head Island and the Lowcountry. From Historic Bike Tours, Ft. Mitchel Tours, Chapel of Ease Cemetery Tours and even Hilton Head Haunted History Tales. Check the days of tours priced form $10 – $25 good for adults and
children alike.

October 4  Yacht Hop of Hilton Head Island – An amazing event to benefit the Non-Profit Hospice Care of the Lowcountry  4:45-9PM Harbour Town Marina  More details will be available on their website soon.

October 10    Kiwanis Chili Cookoff and Jeep Island – At Honey Horn 11AM – 3PM More Details to Come

October 11    2020 Latin Music Festival 1PM – 9:30PM Shelter Cove Community Park More Details to Come

November 13 – 14    Hilton Head Oyster Festival  Shelter Cove Community Park  Details to come

December 4   Winter Wonderland Festival  4PM – 7PM  Start your holidays at Shelter Cove Community Park More Details to Come


Arts Center of Coastal Carolina 14 Shelter Cove Lane – Near Palmetto Dunes
Postponed to Fall                   Kinky Boots
SPECIAL EVENTS  More Details to Come

2021 Hilton Head International Piano Competition – 20 Pianists from 7 countries compete for $21,0000 in cash prizes.

Hilton Head Prep’s Main Street Theatre  3000 Main Street
More details TBD

Main Street Youth Theatre 3000 Main Street
More details TBD

Lean Ensemble Theatre – Performances mostly held at Hilton Head Prep Stage Main Street  – TBD

SeaHawk Stage Company – Seahawk Cultural Center at Hilton Head High School.  Next year’s show TBD

Southeastern Summer Theatre Institute – Seahawk Cultural Center at Hilton Head High School Next Year’s Program TBD

Hilton Head Symphony Orchestra – First Presbyterian Church 540 Wm Hilton Pkw & where noted at Soundwaves 7 Lagoon Road near Coligny Plaza Tickets $30 – $55 Performances –  Sunday @ 5PM Monday @ 8PM    Concert Series TBD
SoundWaves Presented by HHSO – 7 Lagoon Road (Newest Performing Center on HHI)
SoundBites Series Presented by HHSO – Unique Events at different locations TBD

Hilton Head Choral Society – Started in 1975 it has grown to include a 100 voice ensemble presenting 4 major performances a year at Holy Family Catholic Church  Tickets cost $10 – $40  7PM   Next Season TBD

The Mary Green Chorale – Since 2012 the Lowcountry has enjoyed this 30-40 voice men’s, women’s, and mixed ensemble. Performances at All Saints Episcopal Church 7:30PM
More Details TBD

Hilton Head Shore Notes – 7PM at HH High School Seahawk Cultural Center 7- Wilborn Road $20Portion to go to Junior Jazz Foundation
More Details TBD

Hilton Head Dance Theatre Enjoy ballet and dance by local students and guest dancers at Seahawk Cultural Center at Hilton Head High School
November 2020    The Nutcracker



Every Wednesday Summer 6/10 – 8/19 Palmetto Dunes Turtle Trot 5K A family fun 5K Run /Walk through Palmetto Dunes. Enjoy two courses – Beach when it’s low tide or road course when it’s high tide. While on vacation get the family out early – 8AM start and only $25 for Adults and kids 12 and under free.  Dates  6/10 – 8/19

October 11  Mindful Triathlon – 5K Run – Walk / Yoga / Meditation All on the beautiful Coligny Beach. This is family friendly you can register the day of the event and kids 12 and under are free.

November 7  Nutcracker 5K Presented by Horizon Rehab & Sports Medicine  Kick-off the Holiday Season on Hilton Head Island and get your own tutu and great food from Java Burrito

November 21   Pedal Hilton Head Island 2020 Benefits the Boys and Girls Club of Hilton Head

November 26   Turkey Trot  8AM – 2PM Before you gobble come and trot or walk this fun 5K

December 24    Hilton Head Hospital Jingle Jingle 5K   7AM – 11AM  More details to come


Hilton Head Farmer’s Market at the Coastal Discovery Museum
9AM – 1PM From October through December  70 Honey Horn Drive
Farmers Market At Sea Pines Center presented by Lowcountry Produce  10AM – 2PM April to December 71 Lighthouse Road in the middle of Sea Pines

The Market at Village at Wexford May – August 30
Market with homegrown eats and treats is open 11AM – 4PM with Entertainment 3PM – 6PM

Bluffton Farmers Market Enjoy the area’s largest farmers market just over the bridge in eclectic Bluffton Old Town 1 – 6PM (Dusk in winter) 40 Calhoun Street