Hilton Head Symphony Orchestra Youth Concerto Competition
The Hilton Head Symphony Orchestra’s Youth Concerto Competition will be held on. Ten instrumentalists from throughout the Southeastern United States have been selected from a field of forty-eight applicants.
Saturday, February 6, 1:30 pm
St. Luke’s Church on Pope Avenue in Hilton Head
Hilton Head Bridal Show
With more than 50 fantastic vendors under one roof, you can meet many bridal professionals, see their work and get an idea of who would be the best fit to help you fulfill your vision. You can taste cakes, see wedding portraits, and see the latest in bridal fashion — including bridal gowns, bridesmaid dresses, tuxedos, and suits.
Sunday, February 7, 12-3:00 pm
The Westin Hilton Head Island Resort & Spa
John Morris Russell, Conductor; Elliot Wuu, Piano; First Prize Winner of the 2015 Hilton Head International Piano Competition for Young Artists.
February 9-28, 2016; Tuesdays-Saturdays at 8pm; Sundays at 2pm or 7pm
Arts Center of Coastal Carolina
Gullah Music Series: Reverend Elijah White & The Blessed Ones
Celebrate and honor the spiritual thread that binds the African ancestors and the Gullah of today. This second installation in the Gullah Celebration’s annual music series features two lowcountry gospel favorites Rev. Elijah White and The Blessed Ones.
Friday, February 12, 7pm
First African Baptist Church
Straight From the Heart Valentine Dinner Dance
20th Annual Valentine Dinner Dance presented by Children's Relief Fund for Disabled Children and Area 8 Special Olympics.
Saturday, February 13, 6:30 pm
Sonesta Resort in Shipyard Plantation
Taste of Gullah
This one-of-kind event is afternoon filled with authentic Gullah dishes such as Okra Gumbo, Conch Stew, fried shrimp dusted in traditional Gullah seasonings and classic barbecue favorites like char-grilled chicken and ribs. While you eat you can enjoy the entertainment of several local artists including traditional dancers, musicians and storytellers.
Saturday, February 13, 12-3pm
Arts Center of Coastal Carolina
Hilton Head Island Marathon, Half & 5K
The Hilton Head Island Marathon & Half Marathon features a scenic certified course that takes participants thru two parks and over the Broad Creek. The course is fast and flat with a slight incline at the bridge over the Broad Creek, which is about a one-mile span and is done twice. The event also features a 5K. HH Marathon is a Boston qualifier course.
Saturday, February 13, 8:00 am
Jarvis Creek Park
Sweetheart Ball With Deas Guys
Are you ready to dance? This event is sure to keep you dancing all evening long with the featured bans Deas Guys, a renowned Hilton Head Island favorite. With the purchase of your ticket you can enjoy the delicious buffet of Lowcountry foods, including smothered pork loin, collard greens, red rice and peach cobbler. You can add beer, wine or spirits of your choice at our cash bar.
February 14, 7-11 pm
The Westin Hilton Head Resort & Spa
John Morris Russell, Conductor; Goeun Melody Sims, Violin, First Prize Winner of the 2015 HHSO Youth Concerto Competition
Tchaikovsky Romeo and Juliet
Sibelius Violin Concerto, 1st Movement
Debussy Claire de Lune
Rogers/Walker Carousel Waltz
Stitt and Brown Waiting for Wings
Williams Por una Cabeza
Bernstein/Peress West Side Story Overture
Saint-Saëns Dance Bacchanale
Sunday, February 14, 2016 4PM
Monday, February 15, 2016 8PM
Hilton Head Symphony Orchestra
Hilton Head Preparatory School’s 50th Anniversary Jubilee Celebration
Hilton Head Prep's Joseph B. Fraser, Jr. Field House will be transformed into a magical, golden ballroom. The Dueling Piano pair Hudson and Saleeby, who have been entertaining audiences throughout the country for over twenty years with their outstanding vocals, and spontaneous, entertaining presentation, will wow Jubilee guests. A delicious three course dinner will be prepared and served by the South Carolina Yacht Club. A live and silent auction will raise funds in support of student scholarships and faculty development.
Saturday, February 20, 6pm
Joseph B. Fraser, Jr. Field House on Prep's campus
Comedian Henry Cho says, “I’m an Asian with a Southern accent … that’s funny right there.” The Knoxville comedian's screen credits include NBC’s The Tonight Show, CBS’s The Late Show, sitcoms, film and more! Cho can be heard on Sirrus XM, Blue Collar Radio and he is also a regular performer at the Grand Ole Opry.
Monday, February 22, 8pm
Arts Center of Coastal Carolina
Bring Your Business to Life Finals
The final six applicants will be showcased at the first ever Bring Your Business to Life Contest Competition which will take place on Tuesday, February 23rd. This exciting event will allow the finalists to pitch their idea to a panel of experts and members of the Lowcountry business community. Four lucky winners will receive some amazing prizes, including professional support to help launch their startup or expansion.
Tuesday, February 23
Each year the chamber’s prestigious annual awards are presented at the ball: The Alice Glenn Doughtie Good Citizenship Award and the Outstanding Organization of the Year Award. The chamber also honors the Bluffton Regional Business Council Member of the Year, the Zonta Woman of the Year and the Sue West Educator of the Year.
SaFebruary 27, 6:30pm
The Westin Resort & Spa
Volunteers in Medicine Pro-Am Classic
Celebrating its 22nd year, the William P. Stevens, Jr. Pro-Am Golf Tournament traditionally has provided a high quality golf experience at one of the Lowcountry’s finest golf courses. This year, participants will enjoy the subtle beauty of the Belfair Golf Club West Course. Following play you will share in good fellowship while sampling some of Belfair’s finest cuisine.
March 7, 10 am
Belfair Golf Club West Course
Hilton Head Island Wine & Food Festival
The Hilton Head Food and Wine Festival began 31 years ago as a humble 3-hour wine tasting event. It is now one of South Carolina’s most prestigious destinations for wine enthusiasts around the world, judging over 850 wines this year alone. This success has extended the festival’s ability to make a difference in the food and wine community. Hilton Head Food and Wine Festival’s non-profit branch is dedicated to assisting students in their educational needs, having donated over $30,000 in scholarships since 2013.
Monday, March 7th, and continue until Saturday, March 12th