Events

12th Annual Hilton Head Island Seafood Festival

February 18-24: Expand your culinary and cultural horizons! The Hilton Head Island Seafood Festival is a family friendly, week-long culinary and cultural tourism event, where top chefs, mixologists, sommeliers, local seafood, artisans, live music and wildlife come together. The 12th annual Hilton Head Island Seafood Festival, hosted by the David M. Carmines Memorial Foundation, a… Read More…

23rd Annual Hilton Head Island Gullah Celebration

February 1-28: 23rd Annual Hilton Head Island Gullah Celebration at various locations. A month-long celebration showcasing the rich cultural heritage of the Gullah people and their history on Hilton Head Island with art exhibitions, gospel concerts, festivals, tours, lectures and more. (843) 255-7304 or www.gullahcelebration.com.

Birding at Pinckney Island

Wednesdays: (Starting Feb. 7 through Dec. 19) “Birding at Pinckney Island” program for ages 12 and older led by experienced bird watchers from the Coastal Discovery Museum, 7:30-9:30 a.m. Several species of shore birds can usually be seen in the mud flats in the salt marsh, while many species of wading birds could potentially be… Read More…

The First Tee of the Lowcountry

Ongoing: The First Tee of the Lowcountry is open to the public daily, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Amenities include a 6-hole, par 3 golf course, driving range, 2 USGA greens, short game practice area, 9-hole Disc Golf Course and stocked fishing pond. Admission includes unlimited use of the facility. 151 Gumtree Rd. (843) 686-2680 or www.thefirstteelowcountry.org.

Gullah Heritage Trail Tours

Tuesday-Sunday: Gullah Heritage Trail Tours through 10 Native Islander neighborhoods established during the Civil War. Tours are Tues.-Sat. at 10 a.m. & 2 p.m.; Sun. at noon. departing from the Coastal Discovery Museum. 70 Honey Horn Dr. (843) 681-7066 or gullaheritage.com.

Guided Heyward House Tours

Monday-Saturday: Guided tours of the historic house museum and grounds are available from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. and Saturday’s from 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Reservations are not required for house museum tours, unless you have a group of 10 or more. Tours last approximately 45 minutes to 1 hour, and are offered as visitors arrive unless previously… Read More…

Complimentary Tanger Shopper Shuttle

Ongoing: Complimentary Tanger Shopper Shuttle between the two shopping centers, 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Shuttles depart Tanger 1 behind Shopper Services and across from Saks Fifth Avenue Off 5th every 30 minutes on the hour and Tanger 2 behind Shopper Services and at the crosswalk by Kilwin’s and the Salty Dog restaurant on the 15 and… Read More…

12th Annual Hilton Head Island Seafood Festival

February 18-24: Expand your culinary and cultural horizons! The Hilton Head Island Seafood Festival is a family friendly, week-long culinary and cultural tourism event, where top chefs, mixologists, sommeliers, local seafood, artisans, live music and wildlife come together. The 12th annual Hilton Head Island Seafood Festival, hosted by the David M. Carmines Memorial Foundation, a… Read More…

23rd Annual Hilton Head Island Gullah Celebration

February 1-28: 23rd Annual Hilton Head Island Gullah Celebration at various locations. A month-long celebration showcasing the rich cultural heritage of the Gullah people and their history on Hilton Head Island with art exhibitions, gospel concerts, festivals, tours, lectures and more. (843) 255-7304 or www.gullahcelebration.com.

The First Tee of the Lowcountry

Ongoing: The First Tee of the Lowcountry is open to the public daily, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Amenities include a 6-hole, par 3 golf course, driving range, 2 USGA greens, short game practice area, 9-hole Disc Golf Course and stocked fishing pond. Admission includes unlimited use of the facility. 151 Gumtree Rd. (843) 686-2680 or www.thefirstteelowcountry.org.

Gullah Heritage Trail Tours

Tuesday-Sunday: Gullah Heritage Trail Tours through 10 Native Islander neighborhoods established during the Civil War. Tours are Tues.-Sat. at 10 a.m. & 2 p.m.; Sun. at noon. departing from the Coastal Discovery Museum. 70 Honey Horn Dr. (843) 681-7066 or gullaheritage.com.

Guided Heyward House Tours

Monday-Saturday: Guided tours of the historic house museum and grounds are available from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. and Saturday’s from 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Reservations are not required for house museum tours, unless you have a group of 10 or more. Tours last approximately 45 minutes to 1 hour, and are offered as visitors arrive unless previously… Read More…

Complimentary Tanger Shopper Shuttle

Ongoing: Complimentary Tanger Shopper Shuttle between the two shopping centers, 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Shuttles depart Tanger 1 behind Shopper Services and across from Saks Fifth Avenue Off 5th every 30 minutes on the hour and Tanger 2 behind Shopper Services and at the crosswalk by Kilwin’s and the Salty Dog restaurant on the 15 and… Read More…

Farmers Market of Bluffton

Every Thursday, farmers, cooks, jam- and salsa-makers and all kinds of artisans meet locals on Calhoun Street for the Farmers Market of Bluffton from 1-6 p.m., (or Dusk if earlier!) With an assortment of farm fresh produce, including strawberries, carrots, onions, spinach, varieties of lettuce, broccoli, mushrooms, beets, potatoes and more, the Farmers Market bound… Read More…

Monthly meeting of the Palmetto Quilt Guild

February 21: The Palmetto Quilt Guild will meet from noon to 3 p.m., at the Hilton Head Beach and Tennis Club, 40 Folly Field Rd., Hilton Head Island. Guest speaker is Valeria Hill, Quilt Teacher, Longarm Quilt Teacher and Gammell Sales Rep from northeast PA. She has been sharing her piecing knowledge and turn-under applique… Read More…

12th Annual Hilton Head Island Seafood Festival

February 18-24: Expand your culinary and cultural horizons! The Hilton Head Island Seafood Festival is a family friendly, week-long culinary and cultural tourism event, where top chefs, mixologists, sommeliers, local seafood, artisans, live music and wildlife come together. The 12th annual Hilton Head Island Seafood Festival, hosted by the David M. Carmines Memorial Foundation, a… Read More…

23rd Annual Hilton Head Island Gullah Celebration

February 1-28: 23rd Annual Hilton Head Island Gullah Celebration at various locations. A month-long celebration showcasing the rich cultural heritage of the Gullah people and their history on Hilton Head Island with art exhibitions, gospel concerts, festivals, tours, lectures and more. (843) 255-7304 or www.gullahcelebration.com.

The First Tee of the Lowcountry

Ongoing: The First Tee of the Lowcountry is open to the public daily, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Amenities include a 6-hole, par 3 golf course, driving range, 2 USGA greens, short game practice area, 9-hole Disc Golf Course and stocked fishing pond. Admission includes unlimited use of the facility. 151 Gumtree Rd. (843) 686-2680 or www.thefirstteelowcountry.org.

Gullah Heritage Trail Tours

Tuesday-Sunday: Gullah Heritage Trail Tours through 10 Native Islander neighborhoods established during the Civil War. Tours are Tues.-Sat. at 10 a.m. & 2 p.m.; Sun. at noon. departing from the Coastal Discovery Museum. 70 Honey Horn Dr. (843) 681-7066 or gullaheritage.com.

Guided Heyward House Tours

Monday-Saturday: Guided tours of the historic house museum and grounds are available from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. and Saturday’s from 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Reservations are not required for house museum tours, unless you have a group of 10 or more. Tours last approximately 45 minutes to 1 hour, and are offered as visitors arrive unless previously… Read More…

Complimentary Tanger Shopper Shuttle

Ongoing: Complimentary Tanger Shopper Shuttle between the two shopping centers, 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Shuttles depart Tanger 1 behind Shopper Services and across from Saks Fifth Avenue Off 5th every 30 minutes on the hour and Tanger 2 behind Shopper Services and at the crosswalk by Kilwin’s and the Salty Dog restaurant on the 15 and… Read More…

12th Annual Hilton Head Island Seafood Festival

February 18-24: Expand your culinary and cultural horizons! The Hilton Head Island Seafood Festival is a family friendly, week-long culinary and cultural tourism event, where top chefs, mixologists, sommeliers, local seafood, artisans, live music and wildlife come together. The 12th annual Hilton Head Island Seafood Festival, hosted by the David M. Carmines Memorial Foundation, a… Read More…

23rd Annual Hilton Head Island Gullah Celebration

February 1-28: 23rd Annual Hilton Head Island Gullah Celebration at various locations. A month-long celebration showcasing the rich cultural heritage of the Gullah people and their history on Hilton Head Island with art exhibitions, gospel concerts, festivals, tours, lectures and more. (843) 255-7304 or www.gullahcelebration.com.

The First Tee of the Lowcountry

Ongoing: The First Tee of the Lowcountry is open to the public daily, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Amenities include a 6-hole, par 3 golf course, driving range, 2 USGA greens, short game practice area, 9-hole Disc Golf Course and stocked fishing pond. Admission includes unlimited use of the facility. 151 Gumtree Rd. (843) 686-2680 or www.thefirstteelowcountry.org.

The Kiwanis Club of Bluffton’s Antique Appraisal & Silent Auction

Have you ever wanted to know more about your antiques, collectibles and other unique family heirlooms? Join the Kiwanis Club of Bluffton for their second annual Antiques Appraisal and Silent Auction Saturday, February 23, 2019 from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. at the Seaquins Ballroom! This fundraiser features authorized and registered appraisers, and silent auction items in… Read More…

Gullah Heritage Trail Tours

Tuesday-Sunday: Gullah Heritage Trail Tours through 10 Native Islander neighborhoods established during the Civil War. Tours are Tues.-Sat. at 10 a.m. & 2 p.m.; Sun. at noon. departing from the Coastal Discovery Museum. 70 Honey Horn Dr. (843) 681-7066 or gullaheritage.com.

Guided Heyward House Tours

Monday-Saturday: Guided tours of the historic house museum and grounds are available from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. and Saturday’s from 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Reservations are not required for house museum tours, unless you have a group of 10 or more. Tours last approximately 45 minutes to 1 hour, and are offered as visitors arrive unless previously… Read More…

Complimentary Tanger Shopper Shuttle

Ongoing: Complimentary Tanger Shopper Shuttle between the two shopping centers, 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Shuttles depart Tanger 1 behind Shopper Services and across from Saks Fifth Avenue Off 5th every 30 minutes on the hour and Tanger 2 behind Shopper Services and at the crosswalk by Kilwin’s and the Salty Dog restaurant on the 15 and… Read More…

12th Annual Hilton Head Island Seafood Festival

February 18-24: Expand your culinary and cultural horizons! The Hilton Head Island Seafood Festival is a family friendly, week-long culinary and cultural tourism event, where top chefs, mixologists, sommeliers, local seafood, artisans, live music and wildlife come together. The 12th annual Hilton Head Island Seafood Festival, hosted by the David M. Carmines Memorial Foundation, a… Read More…

23rd Annual Hilton Head Island Gullah Celebration

February 1-28: 23rd Annual Hilton Head Island Gullah Celebration at various locations. A month-long celebration showcasing the rich cultural heritage of the Gullah people and their history on Hilton Head Island with art exhibitions, gospel concerts, festivals, tours, lectures and more. (843) 255-7304 or www.gullahcelebration.com.

The First Tee of the Lowcountry

Ongoing: The First Tee of the Lowcountry is open to the public daily, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Amenities include a 6-hole, par 3 golf course, driving range, 2 USGA greens, short game practice area, 9-hole Disc Golf Course and stocked fishing pond. Admission includes unlimited use of the facility. 151 Gumtree Rd. (843) 686-2680 or www.thefirstteelowcountry.org.

Gullah Heritage Trail Tours

Tuesday-Sunday: Gullah Heritage Trail Tours through 10 Native Islander neighborhoods established during the Civil War. Tours are Tues.-Sat. at 10 a.m. & 2 p.m.; Sun. at noon. departing from the Coastal Discovery Museum. 70 Honey Horn Dr. (843) 681-7066 or gullaheritage.com.

Complimentary Tanger Shopper Shuttle

Ongoing: Complimentary Tanger Shopper Shuttle between the two shopping centers, 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Shuttles depart Tanger 1 behind Shopper Services and across from Saks Fifth Avenue Off 5th every 30 minutes on the hour and Tanger 2 behind Shopper Services and at the crosswalk by Kilwin’s and the Salty Dog restaurant on the 15 and… Read More…

23rd Annual Hilton Head Island Gullah Celebration

February 1-28: 23rd Annual Hilton Head Island Gullah Celebration at various locations. A month-long celebration showcasing the rich cultural heritage of the Gullah people and their history on Hilton Head Island with art exhibitions, gospel concerts, festivals, tours, lectures and more. (843) 255-7304 or www.gullahcelebration.com.

The First Tee of the Lowcountry

Ongoing: The First Tee of the Lowcountry is open to the public daily, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Amenities include a 6-hole, par 3 golf course, driving range, 2 USGA greens, short game practice area, 9-hole Disc Golf Course and stocked fishing pond. Admission includes unlimited use of the facility. 151 Gumtree Rd. (843) 686-2680 or www.thefirstteelowcountry.org.

Guided Heyward House Tours

Monday-Saturday: Guided tours of the historic house museum and grounds are available from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. and Saturday’s from 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Reservations are not required for house museum tours, unless you have a group of 10 or more. Tours last approximately 45 minutes to 1 hour, and are offered as visitors arrive unless previously… Read More…

Complimentary Tanger Shopper Shuttle

Ongoing: Complimentary Tanger Shopper Shuttle between the two shopping centers, 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Shuttles depart Tanger 1 behind Shopper Services and across from Saks Fifth Avenue Off 5th every 30 minutes on the hour and Tanger 2 behind Shopper Services and at the crosswalk by Kilwin’s and the Salty Dog restaurant on the 15 and… Read More…

Historic Bluffton Lecture and Dinner Series Returns!

February 25: Historic Bluffton Lecture and Dinner Series Returns! Our first lecture will be held at the historic Campbell Chapel AME Church, 25 Boundary St., with dinner following at the fellowship hall. Sonja Griffin Evans will speak about preserving culture and heritage through the arts. Lectures are free and open to the public. Donations are… Read More…

23rd Annual Hilton Head Island Gullah Celebration

February 1-28: 23rd Annual Hilton Head Island Gullah Celebration at various locations. A month-long celebration showcasing the rich cultural heritage of the Gullah people and their history on Hilton Head Island with art exhibitions, gospel concerts, festivals, tours, lectures and more. (843) 255-7304 or www.gullahcelebration.com.

The First Tee of the Lowcountry

Ongoing: The First Tee of the Lowcountry is open to the public daily, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Amenities include a 6-hole, par 3 golf course, driving range, 2 USGA greens, short game practice area, 9-hole Disc Golf Course and stocked fishing pond. Admission includes unlimited use of the facility. 151 Gumtree Rd. (843) 686-2680 or www.thefirstteelowcountry.org.

Gullah Heritage Trail Tours

Tuesday-Sunday: Gullah Heritage Trail Tours through 10 Native Islander neighborhoods established during the Civil War. Tours are Tues.-Sat. at 10 a.m. & 2 p.m.; Sun. at noon. departing from the Coastal Discovery Museum. 70 Honey Horn Dr. (843) 681-7066 or gullaheritage.com.

Guided Heyward House Tours

Monday-Saturday: Guided tours of the historic house museum and grounds are available from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. and Saturday’s from 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Reservations are not required for house museum tours, unless you have a group of 10 or more. Tours last approximately 45 minutes to 1 hour, and are offered as visitors arrive unless previously… Read More…

Complimentary Tanger Shopper Shuttle

Ongoing: Complimentary Tanger Shopper Shuttle between the two shopping centers, 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Shuttles depart Tanger 1 behind Shopper Services and across from Saks Fifth Avenue Off 5th every 30 minutes on the hour and Tanger 2 behind Shopper Services and at the crosswalk by Kilwin’s and the Salty Dog restaurant on the 15 and… Read More…

23rd Annual Hilton Head Island Gullah Celebration

February 1-28: 23rd Annual Hilton Head Island Gullah Celebration at various locations. A month-long celebration showcasing the rich cultural heritage of the Gullah people and their history on Hilton Head Island with art exhibitions, gospel concerts, festivals, tours, lectures and more. (843) 255-7304 or www.gullahcelebration.com.

Birding at Pinckney Island

Wednesdays: (Starting Feb. 7 through Dec. 19) “Birding at Pinckney Island” program for ages 12 and older led by experienced bird watchers from the Coastal Discovery Museum, 7:30-9:30 a.m. Several species of shore birds can usually be seen in the mud flats in the salt marsh, while many species of wading birds could potentially be… Read More…

The First Tee of the Lowcountry

Ongoing: The First Tee of the Lowcountry is open to the public daily, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Amenities include a 6-hole, par 3 golf course, driving range, 2 USGA greens, short game practice area, 9-hole Disc Golf Course and stocked fishing pond. Admission includes unlimited use of the facility. 151 Gumtree Rd. (843) 686-2680 or www.thefirstteelowcountry.org.

Gullah Heritage Trail Tours

Tuesday-Sunday: Gullah Heritage Trail Tours through 10 Native Islander neighborhoods established during the Civil War. Tours are Tues.-Sat. at 10 a.m. & 2 p.m.; Sun. at noon. departing from the Coastal Discovery Museum. 70 Honey Horn Dr. (843) 681-7066 or gullaheritage.com.

Guided Heyward House Tours

Monday-Saturday: Guided tours of the historic house museum and grounds are available from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. and Saturday’s from 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Reservations are not required for house museum tours, unless you have a group of 10 or more. Tours last approximately 45 minutes to 1 hour, and are offered as visitors arrive unless previously… Read More…

Complimentary Tanger Shopper Shuttle

Ongoing: Complimentary Tanger Shopper Shuttle between the two shopping centers, 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Shuttles depart Tanger 1 behind Shopper Services and across from Saks Fifth Avenue Off 5th every 30 minutes on the hour and Tanger 2 behind Shopper Services and at the crosswalk by Kilwin’s and the Salty Dog restaurant on the 15 and… Read More…

Beaufort District Collection (BDC): Hurricanes in Beaufort District’s Past Presentation

Beaufort District Collection (BDC): Hurricanes in Beaufort District’s Past. More than 100 hurricanes and tropical storms have left their mark on Beaufort District since 1680. Using materials from the Library’s special collections and archives unit to tell the story, Beaufort District Collection Manager Grace Cordial shares what happened when extreme tropical weather caused death and… Read More…

23rd Annual Hilton Head Island Gullah Celebration

February 1-28: 23rd Annual Hilton Head Island Gullah Celebration at various locations. A month-long celebration showcasing the rich cultural heritage of the Gullah people and their history on Hilton Head Island with art exhibitions, gospel concerts, festivals, tours, lectures and more. (843) 255-7304 or www.gullahcelebration.com.

The First Tee of the Lowcountry

Ongoing: The First Tee of the Lowcountry is open to the public daily, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Amenities include a 6-hole, par 3 golf course, driving range, 2 USGA greens, short game practice area, 9-hole Disc Golf Course and stocked fishing pond. Admission includes unlimited use of the facility. 151 Gumtree Rd. (843) 686-2680 or www.thefirstteelowcountry.org.

Gullah Heritage Trail Tours

Tuesday-Sunday: Gullah Heritage Trail Tours through 10 Native Islander neighborhoods established during the Civil War. Tours are Tues.-Sat. at 10 a.m. & 2 p.m.; Sun. at noon. departing from the Coastal Discovery Museum. 70 Honey Horn Dr. (843) 681-7066 or gullaheritage.com.

Guided Heyward House Tours

Monday-Saturday: Guided tours of the historic house museum and grounds are available from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. and Saturday’s from 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Reservations are not required for house museum tours, unless you have a group of 10 or more. Tours last approximately 45 minutes to 1 hour, and are offered as visitors arrive unless previously… Read More…

Complimentary Tanger Shopper Shuttle

Ongoing: Complimentary Tanger Shopper Shuttle between the two shopping centers, 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Shuttles depart Tanger 1 behind Shopper Services and across from Saks Fifth Avenue Off 5th every 30 minutes on the hour and Tanger 2 behind Shopper Services and at the crosswalk by Kilwin’s and the Salty Dog restaurant on the 15 and… Read More…

Farmers Market of Bluffton

Every Thursday, farmers, cooks, jam- and salsa-makers and all kinds of artisans meet locals on Calhoun Street for the Farmers Market of Bluffton from 1-6 p.m., (or Dusk if earlier!) With an assortment of farm fresh produce, including strawberries, carrots, onions, spinach, varieties of lettuce, broccoli, mushrooms, beets, potatoes and more, the Farmers Market bound… Read More…

Blooms of the Lowcountry

The Coastal Discovery Museum will host Blooms of the Lowcountry on February 28 at 3 p.m. This overview of some of the blooming trees, shrubs, vines and grasses that are common in the Lowcountry will be presented by Carol Clemens. The presentation includes both native and non-native blooms. Come learn about Beauty Berry, Jessamine, Wisteria,… Read More…

Where Nature Meets Art Exhibit by the Artists of Spring Island

      The Coastal Discovery Museum is pleased to announce its upcoming temporary exhibition, “Where Nature Meets Art” March 1 – April 30, 2019. The opening reception is March 2 from 4:30-7:00 pm and is open to the public. Offered by the Artists of Spring Island, this exhibition will provide a glimpse into the… Read More…

The First Tee of the Lowcountry

Ongoing: The First Tee of the Lowcountry is open to the public daily, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Amenities include a 6-hole, par 3 golf course, driving range, 2 USGA greens, short game practice area, 9-hole Disc Golf Course and stocked fishing pond. Admission includes unlimited use of the facility. 151 Gumtree Rd. (843) 686-2680 or www.thefirstteelowcountry.org.

Gullah Heritage Trail Tours

Tuesday-Sunday: Gullah Heritage Trail Tours through 10 Native Islander neighborhoods established during the Civil War. Tours are Tues.-Sat. at 10 a.m. & 2 p.m.; Sun. at noon. departing from the Coastal Discovery Museum. 70 Honey Horn Dr. (843) 681-7066 or gullaheritage.com.

Guided Heyward House Tours

Monday-Saturday: Guided tours of the historic house museum and grounds are available from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. and Saturday’s from 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Reservations are not required for house museum tours, unless you have a group of 10 or more. Tours last approximately 45 minutes to 1 hour, and are offered as visitors arrive unless previously… Read More…

Complimentary Tanger Shopper Shuttle

Ongoing: Complimentary Tanger Shopper Shuttle between the two shopping centers, 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Shuttles depart Tanger 1 behind Shopper Services and across from Saks Fifth Avenue Off 5th every 30 minutes on the hour and Tanger 2 behind Shopper Services and at the crosswalk by Kilwin’s and the Salty Dog restaurant on the 15 and… Read More…

Where Nature Meets Art Exhibit by the Artists of Spring Island

      The Coastal Discovery Museum is pleased to announce its upcoming temporary exhibition, “Where Nature Meets Art” March 1 – April 30, 2019. The opening reception is March 2 from 4:30-7:00 pm and is open to the public. Offered by the Artists of Spring Island, this exhibition will provide a glimpse into the… Read More…

The First Tee of the Lowcountry

Ongoing: The First Tee of the Lowcountry is open to the public daily, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Amenities include a 6-hole, par 3 golf course, driving range, 2 USGA greens, short game practice area, 9-hole Disc Golf Course and stocked fishing pond. Admission includes unlimited use of the facility. 151 Gumtree Rd. (843) 686-2680 or www.thefirstteelowcountry.org.

Gullah Heritage Trail Tours

Tuesday-Sunday: Gullah Heritage Trail Tours through 10 Native Islander neighborhoods established during the Civil War. Tours are Tues.-Sat. at 10 a.m. & 2 p.m.; Sun. at noon. departing from the Coastal Discovery Museum. 70 Honey Horn Dr. (843) 681-7066 or gullaheritage.com.

Guided Heyward House Tours

Monday-Saturday: Guided tours of the historic house museum and grounds are available from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. and Saturday’s from 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Reservations are not required for house museum tours, unless you have a group of 10 or more. Tours last approximately 45 minutes to 1 hour, and are offered as visitors arrive unless previously… Read More…

Complimentary Tanger Shopper Shuttle

Ongoing: Complimentary Tanger Shopper Shuttle between the two shopping centers, 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Shuttles depart Tanger 1 behind Shopper Services and across from Saks Fifth Avenue Off 5th every 30 minutes on the hour and Tanger 2 behind Shopper Services and at the crosswalk by Kilwin’s and the Salty Dog restaurant on the 15 and… Read More…

Barynya Russian Music and Dance

  Join us for the Barynya Russian Music and Dance performance, Sat., Mar. 2, 2 – 4 p.m. Free and open to the public. (843) 255-6501 or beaufortcountylibrary.org.

First Zion Missionary Baptist Church’s Annual Oyster Roast

March 2: First Zion Missionary Baptist Church’s Annual Oyster Roast Benefiting the Life Center! 2-5 p.m. Arts and Crafts Vendors will be on site. Tickets $25, $30 after February 24th (kids under 12 FREE, over 12, $12.50). Fish Baskets $8, Chilli bowl and Cornbread $5, Hot dog and chips $3, Sodas $1, (water will be… Read More…

Where Nature Meets Art Exhibit by the Artists of Spring Island

      The Coastal Discovery Museum is pleased to announce its upcoming temporary exhibition, “Where Nature Meets Art” March 1 – April 30, 2019. The opening reception is March 2 from 4:30-7:00 pm and is open to the public. Offered by the Artists of Spring Island, this exhibition will provide a glimpse into the… Read More…

The First Tee of the Lowcountry

Ongoing: The First Tee of the Lowcountry is open to the public daily, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Amenities include a 6-hole, par 3 golf course, driving range, 2 USGA greens, short game practice area, 9-hole Disc Golf Course and stocked fishing pond. Admission includes unlimited use of the facility. 151 Gumtree Rd. (843) 686-2680 or www.thefirstteelowcountry.org.

Gullah Heritage Trail Tours

Tuesday-Sunday: Gullah Heritage Trail Tours through 10 Native Islander neighborhoods established during the Civil War. Tours are Tues.-Sat. at 10 a.m. & 2 p.m.; Sun. at noon. departing from the Coastal Discovery Museum. 70 Honey Horn Dr. (843) 681-7066 or gullaheritage.com.

Complimentary Tanger Shopper Shuttle

Ongoing: Complimentary Tanger Shopper Shuttle between the two shopping centers, 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Shuttles depart Tanger 1 behind Shopper Services and across from Saks Fifth Avenue Off 5th every 30 minutes on the hour and Tanger 2 behind Shopper Services and at the crosswalk by Kilwin’s and the Salty Dog restaurant on the 15 and… Read More…

Where Nature Meets Art Exhibit by the Artists of Spring Island

      The Coastal Discovery Museum is pleased to announce its upcoming temporary exhibition, “Where Nature Meets Art” March 1 – April 30, 2019. The opening reception is March 2 from 4:30-7:00 pm and is open to the public. Offered by the Artists of Spring Island, this exhibition will provide a glimpse into the… Read More…

The First Tee of the Lowcountry

Ongoing: The First Tee of the Lowcountry is open to the public daily, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Amenities include a 6-hole, par 3 golf course, driving range, 2 USGA greens, short game practice area, 9-hole Disc Golf Course and stocked fishing pond. Admission includes unlimited use of the facility. 151 Gumtree Rd. (843) 686-2680 or www.thefirstteelowcountry.org.

Guided Heyward House Tours

Monday-Saturday: Guided tours of the historic house museum and grounds are available from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. and Saturday’s from 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Reservations are not required for house museum tours, unless you have a group of 10 or more. Tours last approximately 45 minutes to 1 hour, and are offered as visitors arrive unless previously… Read More…

Complimentary Tanger Shopper Shuttle

Ongoing: Complimentary Tanger Shopper Shuttle between the two shopping centers, 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Shuttles depart Tanger 1 behind Shopper Services and across from Saks Fifth Avenue Off 5th every 30 minutes on the hour and Tanger 2 behind Shopper Services and at the crosswalk by Kilwin’s and the Salty Dog restaurant on the 15 and… Read More…

Where Nature Meets Art Exhibit by the Artists of Spring Island

      The Coastal Discovery Museum is pleased to announce its upcoming temporary exhibition, “Where Nature Meets Art” March 1 – April 30, 2019. The opening reception is March 2 from 4:30-7:00 pm and is open to the public. Offered by the Artists of Spring Island, this exhibition will provide a glimpse into the… Read More…

The First Tee of the Lowcountry

Ongoing: The First Tee of the Lowcountry is open to the public daily, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Amenities include a 6-hole, par 3 golf course, driving range, 2 USGA greens, short game practice area, 9-hole Disc Golf Course and stocked fishing pond. Admission includes unlimited use of the facility. 151 Gumtree Rd. (843) 686-2680 or www.thefirstteelowcountry.org.

Gullah Heritage Trail Tours

Tuesday-Sunday: Gullah Heritage Trail Tours through 10 Native Islander neighborhoods established during the Civil War. Tours are Tues.-Sat. at 10 a.m. & 2 p.m.; Sun. at noon. departing from the Coastal Discovery Museum. 70 Honey Horn Dr. (843) 681-7066 or gullaheritage.com.

Guided Heyward House Tours

Monday-Saturday: Guided tours of the historic house museum and grounds are available from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. and Saturday’s from 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Reservations are not required for house museum tours, unless you have a group of 10 or more. Tours last approximately 45 minutes to 1 hour, and are offered as visitors arrive unless previously… Read More…

Complimentary Tanger Shopper Shuttle

Ongoing: Complimentary Tanger Shopper Shuttle between the two shopping centers, 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Shuttles depart Tanger 1 behind Shopper Services and across from Saks Fifth Avenue Off 5th every 30 minutes on the hour and Tanger 2 behind Shopper Services and at the crosswalk by Kilwin’s and the Salty Dog restaurant on the 15 and… Read More…

Where Nature Meets Art Exhibit by the Artists of Spring Island

      The Coastal Discovery Museum is pleased to announce its upcoming temporary exhibition, “Where Nature Meets Art” March 1 – April 30, 2019. The opening reception is March 2 from 4:30-7:00 pm and is open to the public. Offered by the Artists of Spring Island, this exhibition will provide a glimpse into the… Read More…

Birding at Pinckney Island

Wednesdays: (Starting Feb. 7 through Dec. 19) “Birding at Pinckney Island” program for ages 12 and older led by experienced bird watchers from the Coastal Discovery Museum, 7:30-9:30 a.m. Several species of shore birds can usually be seen in the mud flats in the salt marsh, while many species of wading birds could potentially be… Read More…

The First Tee of the Lowcountry

Ongoing: The First Tee of the Lowcountry is open to the public daily, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Amenities include a 6-hole, par 3 golf course, driving range, 2 USGA greens, short game practice area, 9-hole Disc Golf Course and stocked fishing pond. Admission includes unlimited use of the facility. 151 Gumtree Rd. (843) 686-2680 or www.thefirstteelowcountry.org.

Gullah Heritage Trail Tours

Tuesday-Sunday: Gullah Heritage Trail Tours through 10 Native Islander neighborhoods established during the Civil War. Tours are Tues.-Sat. at 10 a.m. & 2 p.m.; Sun. at noon. departing from the Coastal Discovery Museum. 70 Honey Horn Dr. (843) 681-7066 or gullaheritage.com.

Guided Heyward House Tours

Monday-Saturday: Guided tours of the historic house museum and grounds are available from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. and Saturday’s from 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Reservations are not required for house museum tours, unless you have a group of 10 or more. Tours last approximately 45 minutes to 1 hour, and are offered as visitors arrive unless previously… Read More…

Complimentary Tanger Shopper Shuttle

Ongoing: Complimentary Tanger Shopper Shuttle between the two shopping centers, 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Shuttles depart Tanger 1 behind Shopper Services and across from Saks Fifth Avenue Off 5th every 30 minutes on the hour and Tanger 2 behind Shopper Services and at the crosswalk by Kilwin’s and the Salty Dog restaurant on the 15 and… Read More…

Lowcountry Alligators

The Coastal Discovery Museum will host Tom Murphy, a retired biologist with the South Carolina Department of Natural Resources, for a presentation on March 6 at 3 p.m. Murphy, who was in charge of endangered species during his long career, will share his knowledge of the natural history of alligators in the Lowcountry. From nearly… Read More…

Palmetto Plant Eaters Club

First Wednesday: The Palmetto Plant Eaters Club, a PlantPure Nation pod group, meets at Bluffton’s Unitarian Universalist Congregation of the Lowcountry, 6:30 p.m. Membership and meetings are free and open to the public. 110 Malphrus Rd. (843) 816-6179 or www.palmettoplanteaters.com.

Where Nature Meets Art Exhibit by the Artists of Spring Island

      The Coastal Discovery Museum is pleased to announce its upcoming temporary exhibition, “Where Nature Meets Art” March 1 – April 30, 2019. The opening reception is March 2 from 4:30-7:00 pm and is open to the public. Offered by the Artists of Spring Island, this exhibition will provide a glimpse into the… Read More…

The First Tee of the Lowcountry

Ongoing: The First Tee of the Lowcountry is open to the public daily, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Amenities include a 6-hole, par 3 golf course, driving range, 2 USGA greens, short game practice area, 9-hole Disc Golf Course and stocked fishing pond. Admission includes unlimited use of the facility. 151 Gumtree Rd. (843) 686-2680 or www.thefirstteelowcountry.org.

Gullah Heritage Trail Tours

Tuesday-Sunday: Gullah Heritage Trail Tours through 10 Native Islander neighborhoods established during the Civil War. Tours are Tues.-Sat. at 10 a.m. & 2 p.m.; Sun. at noon. departing from the Coastal Discovery Museum. 70 Honey Horn Dr. (843) 681-7066 or gullaheritage.com.

Guided Heyward House Tours

Monday-Saturday: Guided tours of the historic house museum and grounds are available from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. and Saturday’s from 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Reservations are not required for house museum tours, unless you have a group of 10 or more. Tours last approximately 45 minutes to 1 hour, and are offered as visitors arrive unless previously… Read More…





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Winter Reads by Lowcountry Authors

By Michele Roldán-Shaw How about turning off your devices and reading books this winter? While there is less daylight and a nip in the air, February is a fantastic time to get cozy are read these works by Lowcountry authors and learn more about Bluffton. “The Water is Wide” Pat Conroy is generally better known for novels like… Read More…

Here’s to a Healthy Valentine’s Day with Wine and Chocolate

By Amanda Surowitz For many couples, it wouldn’t be Valentine’s Day without the traditional red wine and decadent dark chocolates. But did you know that there are many heart-healthy benefits that go along with delicious icons of romance? So when you’re enjoying that toast with your sweetie this year, be sure to raise your glass to everything they do for you. Cholesterol… Read More…

Stoke the Fires this February

Even though we may have the opportunity to enjoy our fireplaces just a few months out of the year, the smoke billowing from our Lowcountry chimneys evokes fond memories of families gathering after dinner to play games or watch movies together on a chilly February evening. Fireplaces not only provide a warm focal point for… Read More…

23rd Annual Hilton Head Island Gullah Celebration

January 31 – February 28: 23rd Annual Hilton Head Island Gullah Celebration at various locations. A month-long celebration showcasing the rich cultural heritage of the Gullah people and their history on Hilton Head Island with art exhibitions, gospel concerts, festivals, tours, lectures and more. 2019 Hilton Head Island Gullah Celebration – Opening Party: January 31,… Read More…

Gullah Culture – Did You Know?

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. wrote his “I Have a Dream” speech among the Gullah community on St. Helena Island, SC.     The 1991 movie Daughters of the Dust, about three generations of Gullah women, was the first feature film directed by an African-American woman to have a general U.S. theatrical release. Photo: By Source,… Read More…