All Month Long
The Coastal Discovery Museum provides tours, walks, programs, and exhibits about the Lowcountry. Events are scheduled daily. To learn more about the Coastal Discovery monthly events, contact 843-689-6767 or visit CoastalDiscovery.com.
Stephen Moscowitz Presents “Birds and Other Stuff”
The talented artist, Stephen Moscowitz, welcomes you to his lovely exhibit featuring his acrylic paintings on wildlife, still life, and real life. He captivates his inspiration through the birds and landscapes of the beautiful Lowcountry. You will get a chance to meet this spectacular artist at his opening reception Friday, July 7th at the gallery.
Tuesdays, Now through Aug. 5th, 10 A.M-5 P.M.
Society of Bluffton Artists, 6 Church Street, Old Towne Bluffton
For more info call 843-540-3960
Revel in some of your favorites like “Dancing Queens” and “Knowing Me, Knowing You” as you enjoy the classic MAMMA MIA! at the Arts Center of Coastal Carolina. Show times include Sundays at 2 P.M., and Tuesdays-Saturdays at 8 P.M. It’s a vibrant show fit for all ages. Adult tickets are $50 and $41 for children.
Now through August 6th
Arts Center of Coastal Carolina, 14 Shelter Cove Lane, Hilton Head Island, SC, 29928
For more info call 843-842-2787; 888-860-2787
Gregg Russell Concerts
A staple of Hilton Head, Gregg Russell gives complimentary concerts under the Liberty Oak at Harbour Town of Sea Pines. Stop by any Sunday through Friday night from 8-9:30 P.M., grab a drink or an ice cream cone, and listen to an island favorite. It’s the perfect way to spend a night with the kids.
Now through Aug. 25,8-9:30 PM
Harbour Town, 149 Lighthouse Rd., Hilton Head Island, SC
For more info call The Sea Pines Resort Recreation Department at 843-842-1979
The Island Recreation Association hosts Summer Jams every Tuesday of the summer starting at 5 P.M. and closing with fireworks at 9 P.M. Activities include bungee jumping, bounce houses, rock climbing, and face painting (with a small fee). It’s a great environment for the whole family. You are encouraged to bring lawn chairs and relax.
Tuesdays, Now through Aug. 15th
Shelter Cover Park, 39 Shelter Cove Lane, Hilton Head Island, SC 29928
For more info call Island Rec. at 843-681-7273
Crab Races at Marley’s Island Grille
Bring family and friends and come out to Marley’s Island Grille for Crab Races! Enjoy live music by host, Rob Ingman, and place your bets. Crab Races will be hosted every Monday and Tuesday now through September 4th.
Mondays/Tuesdays, Now through Sept. 4th, 5:30-9 P.M.
Marley’s Island Grille, 35 Office Park Road
For more info call 843-686-5800
Grab a beach towel and head to the Sea Pines Beach Club for some morning yoga. Every Monday and Wednesday now through August 30 you can practice from 8-9 A.M. with the ocean as your backdrop. Classes are $13 per adult and reservations are required. Meet the instructor out on the beach behind the Beach Club.
Mondays/Wednesdays through Aug. 30
8-9 A.M., $13/adult (reservations required)
Sea Pines Beach Club, 98 N Sea Pines Drive, Hilton Head, SC 29928
For more info or reservations call 843-842-1979
Fresh Water Fishing
Fish in the lakes of the Sea Pines Forest Preserve any Monday, Wednesday or Friday through September 11th (9-10:30 A.M.). No supplies or experience needed. Discover the beauty and wildlife of the area. You must make a reservation to attend and a catch and release policy is in place.
Mon/Wed/Fri. 9-10:30 A.M. (reservations required)
The Sea Pines Forest Preserve, Hilton Head Island, SC 29928
For more info or reservations call 843-842-1979
The Heritage Library allows you to explore the history of the island. With historic bike tours, living history tours and more, you can gain an appreciation for the past with the whole family. Most events run late into the fall. For more info contact the Heritage Library at 843-686-6560.
Farmer’s Market of Bluffton
Any Thursday through December 28th , stroll through the Farmers Market of Bluffton from 1-6 P.M. Located off of Calhoun St. in Historic Bluffton., the local market offers the freshest of herbs, plants, nuts, honey, flowers, produce, seafood, and so much more. You won’t want to miss the sweets, treats and specialties that you can only find there!
Thursdays 1-6 P.M. (Now-Dec. 28)
Calhoun Cottages, Calhoun Street, Bluffton, SC 29910
For more info call 843-415-4227
Movie in the Park
Every Thursday night enjoy some of your favorite summer, feel-good movies. The Shelter Cove Community Park hosts movie nights at 9 P.M. free of cost. The lineup is Overboard (July 6), Bug’s Life (July 13), Princess Diaries (July 20), Tarzan (July 27), Herbie Rides Again (Aug. 3), Pocahontas (Aug. 10), and Flight of the Navigator (Aug. 17). The movies run rain or shine and you are encouraged to bring chairs, blankets, and food.
Thursdays 9 P.M. (through Aug. 17)
Shelter Cover Community Park, 39 Shelter Cove Lane, Hilton Head, SC 29928
For more info call 843-686-3090
Art League Of Hilton Head 5 O’ Clock Somewhere Art Exhibit Opening Reception
Discover brilliant and unique pieces by nonconventional and self-taught artist, Amos Hummell. Vacationers and locals will love his impressionist views of the Lowcountry displayed in his artwork. This casual event welcomes beach attire and flip flops.
Wednesday, July 12th, 10 A.M- 4 P.M.
Art League of Hilton Head Gallery, 14 Shelter Cove Lane
For more info visit www.artleaguehhi.org
The Lowcountry welcomes Asheville artists, Daniel McClendon and Nava Lubelski. The Muse gallery is hosting this pop-up show to display wonderful works by these one-of-a-kind contemporary artists.
Thursday, July 13th, 11 A.M-7 P.M.
Muse Gallery Hilton Head
For more info call 843-715-4330
May River Shrimp Festival- Bluffton Sunset Party
Join this amazing two day celebration on the May River! Thursday’s event includes a Water and Sport Adventure Expo including a variety of local vendors. Friday’s event Arts and Crafts Vendors Village along with live local music performed by bands, Two Guys from OCD and The Horan Brothers Band. Friday’s event will begin at 4:00 P.M. instead of 5. Proceeds will be donated to Family Promise. Outside coolers and beverages are prohibited.
July 20th- July 21st. 5 P.M.-9 P.M.
Bluffton Oyster Factory Park
For more visit www.blufftonsunsetparty.com
July Conversation and Cocktails
Enjoy an evening of networking with locals and signature summer cocktails from Louette. Scrumptious Farmer’s Market delights will also be provided along with appetizers from Java Burrito. The event is $10 for members and $20 for future members.
Wednesday, July 26th, 5:30-7 P.M.
Village at Wexford
For more call 843-785-3673
Dive in Movie
On July 28th Top Gun will be playing at the Island Rec. Pool. Admission is $10 for adults and $8 for seniors and children under 10. The movie will begin at 7:45 P.M. You can bring a float and enjoy the snacks and drinks available for sale.
Island Rec. Pool, 20 Wilborn Road, Hilton Head Island, SC 29926
Buy tickets at the door
For more info call 843-681-7273
Little Women, The Broadway Musical
The May River Theatre Co. Inc. is performing Little Women, the Broadway Musical based on the novel by Louisa May Alcott. The show runs at the Ulmer Auditorium-Bluffton Town Hall from Friday, July 21st-Sunday, August 6th, with show times at 8 P.M. on Fri/Sat. and 3 P.M. on Sundays. Reserved seating tickets are available starting on July 1 and run at $27. Tickets can be purchased through the box office starting July 17 (call 843-815-5581).
Ulmer Auditorium-Bluffton Town Hall, 20 Bridge Street, Bluffton, SC 29910
$27/person; July 21-Aug. 6
Spartina 449 Warehouse Sale
Stop by Hilton Head High School July 21-23 for Spartina 449’s fifth annual warehouse sale. Find great items up to 80% off. Admission is $5 with proceeds going to charity (after 5 P.M. and all day Sunday—free entry).
Friday and Saturday, 9 A.M.-9 P.M.
Sunday, 1-7 P.M.
Hilton Head Island High School, 70 Wilborn Rd, Hilton Head Island, SC 29926
For more info call 843-681-8860
Young Frankenstein, A Musical Comedy
The Southeastern Summer Theatre Institute is performing Young Frankenstein from Sunday, July 30th-Saturday, August 5th. The show, put on by the elite program for high school students, is Mel Brooks’ adaptation of his classic film.
Seahawk Cultural Center, 70 Wilborn Road, Hilton Head, SC 29926
For more info call 478-232-7568