Hilton Head Island Events

December 2014

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12/1/2014 - 12/29/2014
Honey Horn Nature Tours

Monday, Dec 1, 2014 - Monday, Dec 29, 2014
A guided tour at the Coastal Discovery Museum exploring natural sites and various gardens. Reservations recommended by calling 843-689-6767 ext 223 or online at www.coastalidscovery.org

843.689.6767

CoastalDiscovery.org

12/1/2014 - 12/29/2014
Honey Horn History Walk

Wednesday, December 18, 2013 - Monday, December 29, 2014
2:00PM - 3:30PM

Travel back in time with the stories of Honey Horn's past 200 years. You'll learn about the planters, the northern hunters who visited in the winter, the islanders who worked on site and the Hack Family who lived at Honey Horn from 1950 until the late 1990s. This walk at the Coastal Discovery Museum will take you past the places they lived and worked. Reservations recommended by calling 843-689-6767 ext 223 or online at www.coastaldiscovery.org

843.689.6767

CoastalDiscovery.org

12/1/2014
Hilton Head Symphony Orchestra

Monday, December 1, 2014
Holiday Pops! Maestro Russell's holiday classics and the Lowcountry's favorite new holiday tradition!

843.842.2055


12/1/2014 - 1/1/2015
Harbour Town Lights

Friday, November 28, 2014 - Thursday, January 1, 2015
8:00AM

Enjoy the lights! Stroll along the harbour and enjoy the illuminated seasonal figures, with the centerpiece of the display being a towering 30-foot Christmas tree. Harbour Town is the perfect place for families to be this holiday season, with live entertainment and activities. The official tree lighting will take place just prior to the Gregg Russell concert on Friday, November 28 at 7:30pm. Make a difference. While you're enjoying the holiday season, you can help Deep Well make a difference in someone else's life. Bring a canned good or two, or a new unwrapped child's toy, and drop them in the well by the Liberty Oak stage. Since 1973, the non-profit, volunteer-based Deep Well has been serving the basic needs of the less fortunate on Hilton Head Island. For a complete schedule of entertainment and activities, visit seapines.com/events or contact The Sea Pines Resort Recreation Department at (843)842-1979.

843.842.1979


12/1/2014 - 12/16/2014
Southern Living Idea House at Palmetto Bluff

Saturday, June 28, 2014 - Tuesday, December 16, 2014
8:00AM

Make plans to visit the 2014 Southern Living Idea House situated in Bluffton-the Heart of the South Carolina Lowcountry. The house is open for tours from June 28-December 14, 2014 excluding Mondays and Tuesdays each week. Proceeds from tour tickets will benefit the Bluffton Boys and Girls Club and Bluffton Self Help.

The Southern Living Idea House is located in Palmetto Bluff. Palmetto Bluff is the essence of the South Carolina Lowcountry - a vast expanse of pristine land bounded by the May, Cooper, and New Rivers. Rich in wildlife and spectacular beauty it is graced by Montage Resorts' Inn at Palmetto Bluff, and a charming collection of town, country neighborhoods and South Carolina Luxury Vacation Home Rentals to call home.

Ticket price is 15.00 per person
Hours of operation 10-4pm Wednesday-Saturday
12-4pm on Sunday

800.501.7405

SouthernLiving.com

12/2/2014 - 12/30/2014
The Island's Story

Thursday, December 19, 2013 - Tuesday, December 30, 2014
3:00PM - 3:45PM

Learn from a docent at the Coastal Discovery Museum about our earliest residents, the plantation era, Gullah culture and about our modern development. Reservations recommended by calling 843-689-6767 ext 223 or online at www.coastaldisocvery.org

843.689.6767

CoastalDiscovery.org

12/2/2014 - 4/29/2014
Ladies Night at Daniel's Restaurant & Lounge

Tuesday, Dec 2, 2014 - Wednesday, Apr 29, 2015
Women and Men enjoy great drink specials and dance the night away in a Miami Style Lounge every Wednesday.

843.608.6965

TheHottestSpots.com

12/3/2014 - 12/31/2014
Forts of Port Royal

Thursday, December 19, 2013 - Wednesday, December 31, 2014
10:00AM - 11:30AM

Learn about the area's early explorers and the importance of the island during the Civil War, Mitchelville, and the Steam Cannon. Reservations are required and may be made by calling 843-689-6767 ext 223 or online at www.coastaldiscovery.org

843.689.6767

CoastalDiscovery.org

12/3/2014 - 12/18/2014
Hilton Head Bar Crawl - Park Plaza & Riley's Plaza Edition

Thursday, August 14, 2014 - Thursday, December 18, 2014
8:00PM - 1:00AM

Our Coligny Bar Crawl on Tuesdays has become so popular we are now doing another Bar Crawl every Thursday through Park Plaza and Riley's Plaza (The Triangle)! Bar Crawls are fun for everyone over 21 and we are happy to provide this great experience. Join The Hottest Spots for a Bar Crawl every Thursday through Park Plaza and Riley's Plaza aka The Triangle on Hilton Head. Just like a pub crawl you will be crawling with a group of people that all have the same goal... to have the time of their life! Your guide will take you to 5 or more bars, at each bar everyone can join in on fun drinking games while they enjoy great Drink and Food Specials. CHECK IN THURSDAY AT CHARBAR IN PARK PLAZA 8:00-8:30 PM. Wear the Tuesday Bar Crawl T-Shirt and crawl for only $7! Bar Crawl Itinerary: Charbar Company - Live Music Electric Piano - Live Motown Music & Ladies Night Holy Tequila - Live Music by Latin Band, Pachanga The Board Room - Live Music The Lodge - Karaoke - We will spend an average of 45 minutes at each bar. - For more information call our office at 843-608-6965. - This is a walking crawl, we recommend wearing comfortable shoes.

843.298.0594

TheHottestSpots.com

12/3/2014 - 1/1/2015
Story Time at the Storybook Shoppe

Thursday, August 28, 2014 - Thursday, January 1, 2015
4:00PM

The Storybook Shoppe is pleased to announce regular Story Times at 4 pm and 5 pm on Thursday's. This is great for families who are at the Bluffton Farmer's Market on Calhoun Street and want to stop in for reading and fun with Miss Wendy. There is no cost to attend and it's recommended for ages 3+. For more info, visit: http://www.thestorybookshoppe.com. The Storybook Shoppe is located at 41A Calhoun Street, Bluffton.

843.757.2600

TheStoryBookShoppe

12/3/2014
Whales of South Carolina

Wednesday, December 3, 2014
3:00PM - 4:00PM

Do whales frequent our local waters? What types of whales and when are they here? Several species of whales visit the South Carolina waters either in search of food or to give birth. Among those is the North Atlantic Right Whales, one of the most endangered species of whale in the world. Learn about the ongoing efforts to protect these magnificent animals. Program sponsored in part by Kroger Foundation. Cost is $7 per person and reservations are required by calling 843-689-6767 ext. 223. (for ages 12 and older)

843.689.6767

CoastalDiscovery.org

12/4/2014 - 12/18/2014
Civil War Era

Thursday, January 9, 2014 - Thursday, December 18, 2014
3:00PM - 4:00PM

Hilton Head was home to thousands of Union soldiers during the Civil War. Find out from a Coastal Discovery Museum docent why they were here and how they spent their time. Historic photographs, maps and artifacts tell the story of Hilton Head from 1861-1865. Reservations recommended by calling 843-689-6767 ext 223 or online at www.coastaldiscovery.org

843.689.6767

CoastalDiscovery.org

12/4/2014 - 12/18/2014
Honey Horn History Walk

Thursday, January 2, 2014 - Thursday, December 18, 2014
10:00AM - 11:30AM

learn about the planters, the northern hunters who visited in the winter, the islanders who worked on site and the Hack Family who lived at Honey Horn from 1950 until the late 1990s. This walk takes you past the places they lived and worked. Reservations recommended by calling 843-689-6767 ext 223 or online at www.coastaldiscovery.org

843.689.6767

CoastalDiscovery.org

12/5/2014 - 12/26/2014
Salt Marsh Discovery

Friday, January 3, 2014 - Friday, December 26, 2014
10:00AM - 11:30AM

As one of the most productive environments on the planet, the Salt Marsh functions as a filter and Nursery for the coast. During this hands on tour at the Coastal Discovery Museum, you will see live oysters, crabs and shrimp up-close. Learn how to trap and harvest blue crabs, how marsh plants adapt to the salt water, and why we should protect this interesting ecosystem. Reservations recommended by calling 843-689-6767 ext 223 or online at www.coastaldiscovery.org

843.689.6767

CoastalDiscovery.org

12/6/2014
2014 Enmark Savannah River Bridge Run

Saturday, December 6, 2014
8:15AM

The Enmark Savannah River Bridge Run takes place on Saturday, December 6, 2014. The Bridge Run gives participants the chance to conquer Savannah's Talmadge Bridge, a 1.4-mile span at a 5.5% grade, 196 feet above the Savannah River, on foot. You can register online at SavannahRiverBridgeRun.com, in person at Fleet Feet Sports on Waters Avenue or by mail if you download the printable registration form. For more information, please visit www.SavannahRiverBridgeRun.com.

SavannahRiverBridgeRun.com

12/6/2014
Santa Clause is Comin' to Town

Saturday, December 6, 2014
6:00PM - 8:00PM

Visit with Santa and have your picture taken with a donation to Deep Well. Dogs are also welcome. In addition to Santa, there will be a showing of the classic movie "Santa Claus is Comin' to Town" under the Liberty Oak in Harbour Town, as well as fire pits for roasting marshmallows. Bench seating will be provided and admission is complimentary with the donation of a canned food item for Deep Well. For additional information, please contact The Sea Pines Resort Recreation Department at (843)842-1979.

843.842.1979


12/10/2014 - 12/17/2014
Birding at Pinckney Island

Wednesday, March 5, 2014 - Wednesday, December 17, 2014
7:30AM - 9:30AM

Participants will be led by an experienced bird watcher from the Coastal Discovery Museum around Pinckney Island Wildlife Refuge. With a combination of habitats including Salt Marsh, Maritime Forest and open fields, this site allows for participants to see many different species of birds. Depending on the time of year, diverse birds can be found including; Summer Tanager, Eastern Kingbird, Painted Bunting, Yellow-bellied Sapsucker, Egrets, Herons and many, many others. Reservations are required and may be made by calling 843-689-6767 ext 223 or online at www.coastaldiscovery.org

843.689.6767

CoastalDiscovery.org

12/10/2014 - 12/18/2014
Hilton Head Bar Crawl - Park Plaza & Riley's Plaza Edition

Thursday, August 14, 2014 - Thursday, December 18, 2014
8:00PM - 1:00AM

Our Coligny Bar Crawl on Tuesdays has become so popular we are now doing another Bar Crawl every Thursday through Park Plaza and Riley's Plaza (The Triangle)! Bar Crawls are fun for everyone over 21 and we are happy to provide this great experience. Join The Hottest Spots for a Bar Crawl every Thursday through Park Plaza and Riley's Plaza aka The Triangle on Hilton Head. Just like a pub crawl you will be crawling with a group of people that all have the same goal... to have the time of their life! Your guide will take you to 5 or more bars, at each bar everyone can join in on fun drinking games while they enjoy great Drink and Food Specials. CHECK IN THURSDAY AT CHARBAR IN PARK PLAZA 8:00-8:30 PM. Wear the Tuesday Bar Crawl T-Shirt and crawl for only $7! Bar Crawl Itinerary: Charbar Company - Live Music Electric Piano - Live Motown Music & Ladies Night Holy Tequila - Live Music by Latin Band, Pachanga The Board Room - Live Music The Lodge - Karaoke - We will spend an average of 45 minutes at each bar. - For more information call our office at 843-608-6965. - This is a walking crawl, we recommend wearing comfortable shoes.

843.689.0594

TheHottestSpots.com

12/12/2014
Hilton Head Choral Society's Sounds of Christmas Concert

Friday, December 12, 2014
8:00PM - 9:30PM

Filled with the sentiment and spirit of the season, this concert features a musical sleigh overflowing with traditional holiday tunes and carols, perhaps told in a new and interesting way. There's even a chance or two for the audience to join in the music making. Concert tickets are $30 for preferred seating (available online only) and $25 for general admission. Kids 12 and under are FREE. Tickets may be ordered online or purchased at the door the night of the concert, if available. For more details, call 843-341-3818, visit www.hiltonheadchoralsociety.org or like Hilton Head Choral Society on Facebook.

843.341.3818

HiltonHeadChoralSociety.org

12/13/2014
Musical Performances

Saturday, December 13, 2014
Join us for a festive evening in Harbour Town while enjoying local talent as they perform holiday music on the Liberty Oak stage. For additional information, please contact The Sea Pines Resort Recreation Department at (843)842-1979.

843.842.1979


12/14/2014
Audubon Christmas Bird Concert

Sunday, December 14, 2014
Join the Hilton Head Island Audubon Society as it works with communities across America, including Sea Pines, to conduct its annual Audubon Christmas Bird Count. Please contact Charlotte White at (843)837-4597 to register.

843.837.4597


12/20/2014
Outdoor Movie - Polar Express

Saturday, December 20, 2014
7:00PM

Get into the holiday spirit by watching this magical movie under the Liberty Oak. Bench seating will be provided and admission is complimentary with the donation of a canned good for Deep Well. A fire pit and s'mores will also be available. For additional information, please contact The Sea Pines Resort Recreation Department at (843)842-1979.

843.842.1979


12/22/2014
Christmas Stocking Deliveries

Monday, December 22, 2014
8:00AM

Surprise your children with a personalized Christmas stocking delivered to your home or villa courtesy of Albert the Alligator, our very own Santa's helper! A photo with Albert is included. Reservations are required and may be made by contacting The Sea Pines Resort Recreation Department at (843) 842-1979. $30 for the first and $25 for each additional stocking delivered to the same address.

843.842.1979


12/26/2014
Carolina Wagon Ride

Friday, December 26, 2014
3:30PM

Join us for an afternoon of caroling while experiencing the abundant plant and wildlife in the Sea Pines Forest Preserve. Reservations are required and may be made by contacting The Sea Pines Resort Recreation Department at (843) 842-1979. $15/adults and $10/children (ages 12 & younger).

843.842.1979


12/27/2014
Holiday Fun in Harbour Town

Saturday, December 27, 2014 - Tuesday, December 30, 2014
4:00PM - 8:00PM

Join us around the Liberty Oak in Harbour Town to watch classic holiday movies, roast marshmallows over a fire pit, and enjoy festive games and activities for the whole family. Games and activities start at 4pm and the movie and fire pit start at 6pm. This is a complimentary activity, however donations for Deep Well are appreciated. For additional information, please contact The Sea Pines Resort Recreation Department at (843) 842-1979.

843.842.1979


12/31/2014
14th Annual Polar Bear Swim

Wednesday, December 31, 2014
10:00AM

Show your adventurous side with the other "polar bears" by taking an invigorating dip in the Harbour Town Pool on a chilly winter day. Warm up after your plunge with hot chocolate and refreshments. For additional information, please contact The Sea Pines Resort Recreation Department at (843) 842-1979. Complimentary

843.842.1979


12/31/2014
New Years

Wednesday, December 31, 2014
Call for times

Join us for a festive New Year's Eve ball drop from the top of the Harbour Town Lighthouse! Enjoy food and fun at the Quarterdeck and Topside Waterfront Restaurant, then count down the ball drop as we welcome the new year! We will have two drops: 7pm and midnight. For additional information, please contact The Sea Pines Resort Recreation Department at (843) 842-1979. For dinner reservations, please call (843) 842-1999.

843.842.1979



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