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
April 11  Easter Eggstravaganza at Shelter Cove Community Park – Free admission to the Egg Hunt Concessions and other activities sold separately 10AM – 1PM
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 4/23, 5/28, 6/25, 7/23, 8/27
Summer Jams – Tuesday Nights starting June 9 – Aug 11 Bring lawn chairs to enjoy the Shelter Cove Fireworks. Bouncy House minimal fee
Thursday Movie Nights in the Park -Bring beach chairs, blankets, Family and Friends as it is FREE – 8:30PM
6/11     A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood
6/18     Frozen 2
6/25     Jumanji 1
7/2        Willy Wonka (1971)
7/9        Hotel Transylvania 3 – Summer Vacation
7/16      Free Willy
7/23      Hook
7/30      Shrek
8/6        Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom
8/13      The Lion King

10/23  Pumpkin Patch – Dress up and join the fun at Shelter Community Park 4PM – 8PM

SHELTER COVE HARBOURacross from Palmetto Dunes
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.
4/2      Stee & the Ear Candy
4/9      Deas Guyz
4/16    The Headliners
4/23    Target the Band
4/30    Deas Guyz
5/7       The Headliners
5/14     Deas Guyz

May 23 & 24  Hilton  Head Art Festival  Presented by Nash Gallery 10AM – 6pm Wander Shelter Cove Harbour and Marina featuring works in pottery, painting, glass, jewelry and more (Rain or Shine – FREE)

Tuesdays HarbourFest and Fireworks June 16, 23, 30 / July 7, 14, 21, 28 / August 4, 11, 18 More details to Come
Fourth of July Fireworks – More details to Come

SEA PINES ($8 per day – gate fee if not staying inside the gates)

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
February 28 4th Friday Artist Market at Coligny  4PM – 7PM Join artists around the lagoon in conjunction with Art League of Hilton Head.


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.

May 2    *** NEW DATE*** Hilton Head Wingfest -11AM – 5PM at Shelter Cove Community Park $8 Entrance Fee (kids 10 and under free) then $1 = 1 ticket for food, drink and activities

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

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


Arts Center of Coastal Carolina 14 Shelter Cove Lane – Near Palmetto Dunes
April 29 – May 24                     Kinky Boots
June 17 – 26                                Footloose
July 13                                          Caroline Rhea

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
June 2020                               
Seussical the Musical   MSYT
July                                               Spelling Bee                   MRT
November                                  On Golden Pond           MRT

Lean Ensemble Theatre – Performances mostly held at Hilton Head Prep Stage Main Street
April 23 – May 3                         Death of a Streetcar Named Virginia Woolf: A Parody

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
April 7 – 8                                  Symphony Under the Stars – Dream a Little Dream
April 26 – 27    
                         Grand Finale: Elijah
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
May 24                                       America Sings

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
April 4 & 5                                    Terpsichore
May 15 & 16                                  Terpsichore, Too
May 16 & 17                                  Eloise


June 13    5th Annual Sandalwood Run for Hunger  Mitchelville Freedom Park is the spot for this 5K/10K Run Walk to benefit the Sandalwood Community Food Pantry 8:30AM

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

June 13  The South Atlantic Bank BEACH BUM Triathlon & Duathlon  Race for the Coconut Monkeys on Coligny Beach

June 14  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.

July 11  The South Atlantic Bank BEACH BUM Triathlon & Duathlon Race for the Coconut Monkeys on Coligny Beach

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


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 Stree