THROUGH AUG. 4
“Legally Blonde: The Musical”: A fun and award-winning musical based on the movie “Legally Blonde” traces the challenges faced by a young female lawyer. Shows are 8 p.m. through Aug. 4; tickets are $50 for adults and $37 for children ages 5-15. Arts Center of Coastal Carolina, 14 Shelter Cove Lane, Hilton Head Island. 843-686-3945, ext. 206, or www.artshhi.com.
THROUGH AUG. 29
Fun for Kids: Music Factory: Through fun musical games and activities, children will learn how to recognize fundamental pitch sequences and patterns of rhythm. Ages 7-12. Cost is $50 per child for the week, or $15 per day. Mondays-Thursdays. Hilton Head Symphony Orchestra, 7 Lagoon Road, Hilton Head Island. 843-842-2055 or www.hhso.org.
AUG. 1, 8, 15, 22, 29 & 31
Parrot Palooza: Shannon Tanner plays with his Jimmy Buffett tribute band, the Oyster Reefers. The shows start at 7 p.m. Thursdays. Shelter Cove Harbour, 1 Shelter Cove Lane, Hilton Head Island. www.welcometosheltercove.com.
Gourmet Seafood and Spirits Festival: A four day festival featuring some of the finest culinary experiences in the Southeast. Proceeds support the Savannah Harbor Foundation, a nonprofit dedicated to the betterment of family life throughout Savannah. Ticket prices and times vary. Westin Savannah Harbor Golf Resort & Spa, 1 Resort Drive, Savannah. 912-201-2000 or www.gourmetseafoodandspiritsfestival.com.
Whole Foods Market Fifth Anniversary: Celebrate the Hilton Head Island Whole Food’s fifth anniversary with music, samples, cooking demonstrations and more. Free. 11 a.m.-4 p.m., Whole Foods Market, 50 Shelter Cove Lane, Suite R, Hilton Head Island. 843-842-0700.
Forsythe Jewelers: Gurhan Trunk Show: A presentation of the new collections, featuring an exquisite selection of handcrafted designs in high karat gold and sterling silver. Enjoy a gift with Gurhan purchase and light refreshments. Gate pass cheerfully refunded. 10 a.m.-7 p.m. August 2 and 10 a.m.-5 p.m. August 3. The Shops at Sea Pines Center, 71 Lighthouse Road, Hilton Head Island. RSVP to 843-671-7070 or andrea@forsytheJewelers.biz.
The Billy Thornton Quartet at The Jazz Corner: $10. 7:30-11 p.m., The Jazz Corner, 1000 William Hilton Parkway, Hilton Head Island. 843-842-8620.
Back to School Fun Day: The Bluffton Area Community Association is hosting their ninth annual Back to School Family Fun Day, featuring face painting, games, putt putt, bounce houses, food and more. Free. 11 a.m.-4 p.m., Oscar Frazier Park, 77 Schults Road, Bluffton. 843-368-6755 or 843-684-9230.
Lutzie 43 Road Race: The Town of Bluffton will host the Lutzie 43 Road Race, a 5k course run through Bluffton Historic District to benefit the Lutzie 43 Foundation. A portion of Bluffton runner registrations will go toward providing a Lutzie 43 Scholarship to one local Bluffton student. Cost is $21 for runners 21 years and younger; $30 for all other runners. 7:30 a.m.-9 a.m., Oyster Factory Park, 63 Wharf Street, Bluffton. www.classy.org.
30th Annual Home Builders Association Cup: Be part of the largest building industry golf tournament in South Carolina. Presented by ESPY Lumber, there are a variety of ways for HBA member companies to get involved with this event. Cost is $150 per golfer, or $600 per foursome. 9 a.m.-3 p.m., Port Royal Golf Club, 10 Clubhouse Drive, Hilton Head Island. www.hhahba.com.
Men’s Golf Tournament: “27 Hole Challenge”: A unique men’s golf tournament, featuring 27 holes. All three nine-hole courses are played the same day. Cost is $115. Tee times start at 8 a.m., Hampton Hall Club, 170 Hampton Hall Boulevard, Bluffton. 843-815-8720.
Savannah Voice Festival: “Heaven and Earth”: The seventh annual festival will be offering music from opera, musical theatre and popular song. Some festival events will be free, other events offering tickets from $25-$75. Noon-2 p.m., The Westin Savannah Harbor Golf Resort & Spa, 1 Resort Drive, Savannah. 855-766-7372 or www.savannahvoicefestival.org.
Disney Summer Classics Presents “Frozen”: Before the highly anticipated sequel to “Frozen” comes out in November, catch a showing of the original at Lucas Theatre. Cost is $8 for the general public, $5 for SCAD cardholders, students and children under the age of 15. 3 p.m., Lucas Theatre, 32 Abercorn Street, Savannah. email@example.com.
AUG. 4, 11, 18 & 25
Hilton Head Live: SoundWaves Musical Revue: Let the historic Savannah Theatre guys and gals entertain you with their high-energy, family-friendly variety show specially customized for SoundWaves. Hit musical program varies each week. Cost is $45 per person for a preferred table of two or four; $35 per person for a table of two or four; or $25 per ticket for general seating. Doors open at 7 p.m., show starts at 7:30 p.m., Sundays. Hilton Head Symphony Orchestra, 7 Lagoon Road, Hilton Head Island. 843-842-2055 or www.hhso.org.
AUG. 6, 13 & 20
Summer Jams: The Island Recreation Association presents a fun-filled, festive atmosphere highlighted by fireworks, which start around 9 p.m. Kids can enjoy inflatable bounce houses and face painting for a minimal fee. Bring your lawn chairs and enjoy the fireworks. 5-9 p.m. Tuesdays. Shelter Cove Community Park, 39 Shelter Cove Lane, Hilton Head Island. www.welcometosheltercove.com.
AUG. 6, 13, 20, 27
Requests Roulette: Pianist Michael Braz will take you through a romp of movie themes, jazz tunes, show tunes and popular favorites. Cost is $20 per person for table of two or four; $15 per ticket for general theatre seating. Doors open at 7 p.m., show starts at 7:30 p.m. Tuesdays. Hilton Head Symphony Orchestra, 7 Lagoon Road, Hilton Head Island. 843-842-2055 or www.hhso.org.
SCAD Cinema Circle: “Dog Day Afternoon”: Al Pacino stars in this classic. $5 for seniors, students and active-duty military; $8 for the general public. 7 p.m., Trustees Theater, 216 E Broughton St., Savannah. firstname.lastname@example.org.
AUG. 7 & 21
Bobby Ryder at The Jazz Corner: Bobby Ryder swings The Great American Songbook. $10. 7:30-11 p.m., The Jazz Corner, 1000 William Hilton Parkway, Hilton Head Island. 843-842-8620.
AUG. 7, 14, 21, 28
Odd Lot: Join this zany cast for a hysterical night of improv comedy. Games are built on outlandish topics that the audience chooses. Family-friendly. Cost is $20 per person for table of two or four; $15 per ticket for general theatre seating. Doors open at 7 p.m., show starts at 7:30 p.m. Wednesdays. Hilton Head Symphony Orchestra, 7 Lagoon Road, Hilton Head Island. 843-842-2055 or www.hhso.org.
AUG. 7,14, 21, 28
Learn the Argentine Tango: An exciting opportunity to learn the basic steps of the Argentine tango. Led by Karen Lucey, who studied the dance and lived in Argentina for over 10 years. Cost is $50 per couple, or $25 for members. 6-7 p.m., Art League Academy, 106 Cordillo Parkway, Hilton Head Island. 843-842-5738 or www.artleaguehhi.org.
AR Workshop One-Year Celebration: Join AR Workshop for a DIY class to celebrate its one-year birthday party. All projects will be $12 off and every registrant will receive a prize. Prices vary. 6-9 p.m., AR Workshop, 1000 William Hilton Parkway, Suite E8, Hilton Head Island. www.arworkshop.com.
Bluffton Youth Theatre: “The Wizard of Oz”: Bluffton Youth Theatre will perform “The Wizard of Oz,” the classic tale of Dorothy, her dog Toto, and their journey down the Yellow Brick Road. Tickets are $15 for adults, $12 for children 12 and under. Times vary. Hilton Head Preparatory Main Street Theatre, 3000 Main St., Hilton Head Island. 843-422-9660.
Chamber Young Professionals Event: Network with other young professionals while making a mini wood block with inspirational words. Sips, snacks and goodie bags provided. Free. 5-6:30 p.m., AR Workshop, 1000 William Hilton Parkway, Suite E8, Hilton Head Island. www.arworkshop.com.
Lowcountry Ladies Luncheon: Support for local women-owned businesses. Tickets are $30; $45 for vendor display tickets that include lunch. 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m., Venue 1223, 1223 May River Road, Bluffton. 843-415-8230 or www.auntlauries.com.
Columbia Dinner at State Convention: Join guests of the Home Builders Association of South Carolina State Convention for a dinner at The Lucky Rooster Kitchen + Bar. Various sponsorships are available for purchase. Price TBD. 6:30-8 p.m., The Lucky Rooster, 841 William Hilton Parkway, Unit A, Hilton Head Island. 803-256-6238 or www.biaofcentralsc.com.
Terry Doc Handy & Northside Jazz Ensemble: Exploring Coltrane, Miles and Dizzy from a Latin perspective. $10. 7:30-11 p.m., The Jazz Corner, 1000 William Hilton Parkway, Hilton Head Island. 843-842-8620.
HBA of South Carolina State Convention: Join the Home Builders Association of South Carolina for a weekend of education and entertainment at their annual convention. Cost is $350 for HBA members and $550 for non-members. Times vary. Sonesta Resort, 130 Shipyard Drive, Hilton Head Island. 803-771-7408 or www.hbaofsc.com.
SCAD Cinema Circle: “The Mosquito Coast”: Harrison Ford stars in this classic. Stratton Leopold, owner of Savannah’s iconic Leopold’s Ice Cream, was production manager on set and will host a Q&A after the screening. $5 for seniors, students and active-duty military; $8 for the general public. 7 p.m., Trustees Theater, 216 E Broughton St., Savannah. email@example.com.
Fusion Immersion Retreat: Reset your mind with a full day of adventure, growth and empowerment. Featuring standup paddle boarding, workshops on mindfulness, yoga, dance lessons, fresh meals, special guests and more. Tickets are $125-$175. 7 a.m., 20 Queens Folly Road, Hilton Head Island. www.fusionfitgym.com.
AUG. 10 & 24
Sweetgrass Basket-Making Classes: One of the Lowcountry’s best known art forms, learn to make sweetgrass baskets from a local Gullah maker. $65 per person. 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Reservations required. Coastal Discovery Museum, 70 Honey Horn Drive, Hilton Head Island. 843-689-6767, ext. 223.
Family Fun Day at Coastal Discovery Museum: Explore the museum’s boardwalk exhibits, tour the Heritage Garden, visit the horse barn, try on colonial clothing and so much more. Free. 10 a.m.-1 p.m., Coastal Discovery Museum, 70 Honey Horn Drive, Hilton Head Island. 843-689-6767, ext. 224.
Sturgeon Moon Full Moon Cruise: Climb aboard The Salty Dog, a 63-foot catamaran with upper and lower decks. Enjoy celestial snacks and lunar libations. Ages 21 and over only. Cost is $24 per ticket. 7-9 p.m., South Beach Marina, 232 South Sea Pines Drive, Hilton Head Island. www.cruise.saltydog.com.
World Affairs Council: “How Social Media Has Changed the Rules”: Join David Lauderdale, senior editor and columnist at The Island Packet, for a discussion about how social media has changed the rules. Cost is $15 for guests, free for members. 10-11:30 a.m., TidePoint Community, 700 Tidepointe Way, Hilton Head Island. 843-384-6758 or www.wachh.org.
AUG. 14 & 28
Earl Williams at The Jazz Corner: Legendary bluesman Earl Williams honors Classic Jazz & Blues. $10. 7:30-11 p.m., The Jazz Corner, 1000 William Hilton Parkway, Hilton Head Island. 843-842-8620.
Art & Environment After Hours: Shibori & Indigo Workshop: Learn some basic shibori — binding, blocking and stitching techniques in fabric — and then dye your fabric indigo. Led by local artist and instructor Stella Lee Anderson. Cost is $40 per person and reservations are required. 5-7 p.m., Coastal Discovery Museum, 70 Honey Horn Drive, Hilton Head Island. 843-689-6767 extension 223 or www.coastaldiscovery.org.
Keep the Broad Creek Clean Festival: Join volunteers for the fourth annual kayak-based clean up. Featuring dockside activities, exhibits, crafts, live music and more. Free. 3-9 p.m., Shelter Cove Marina, 1 Shelter Cove Lane, Hilton Head Island. 304-642-1820 or www.outsidefoundation.org.
Hitchcock or Hepburn Series: Relive the intrigue and glamour of old Hollywood in this Hitchcock or Hepburn series of alternating thrillers and romances. Featuring the film “The African Queen,” starring Audrey Hepburn and Humphrey Bogart. Cost is $8 for the general public, $5 for SCAD cardholders, students, seniors, military and children under the age of 15. 7 p.m., Lucas Theatre, 32 Abercorn St., Savannah. firstname.lastname@example.org.
A Tribute to David Bowie: “Rebel, Rebel”: Direct from New York City, this is the ultimate journey through the extraordinary life and electrifying sounds of David Bowie. Tickets are $51; tickets are $47 for groups of 10 or more. 8 p.m., Arts Center of Coastal Carolina, 14 Shelter Cove Lane, Hilton Head Island. 843-842-2787 or www.artshhi.com.
’70s Retro Dance Party: A fun throwback night featuring Deas Guyz for all those who want to relive the glorious dance days of the 1970s and ’80s. This event will benefit the It’s Better To Give Back Fund and costumes are encouraged. Cost is $30. 8-11 p.m., Hilton Head Beach & Tennis Resort, 40 Folly Field Road, Hilton Head Island. 912-376-9014.
The Ron Brendle Quartet at The Jazz Corner: A tribute to the great bassists of jazz. $10. 7:30-11 p.m., The Jazz Corner, 1000 William Hilton Parkway, Hilton Head Island. 843-842-8620.
Summer Style Series: The Old Town Bluffton Inn will host a series of “Foundations of Fabulous Style” this summer. Get a sneak peak of fall collections, hors d’oeuvres and refreshments. Cost is $40 per ticket and $5 of each ticket sold will be donated to the Palmetto Animal League. 5:30-7:30 p.m., Old Town Bluffton Inn, 1321 May River Road, Bluffton. 843-707-4045 or www.blufftoninnsc.com.
The Palmetto Plant Eaters Club will show the film “Code Blue,” which follows a passionate physician, Dr. Saray Stancic, as she reflects upon her journey from a multiple sclerosis diagnosis to wellness through her own adoption of lifestyle medicine. Free. 6:30 p.m. Unitarian Universalist Congregation of the Lowcountry, 110 Malphrus Road in Bluffton.
The Eric Jones Trio at The Jazz Corner: Featuring Cynthia Utterbach. $10. 7:30-11 p.m. The Jazz Corner, 1000 William Hilton Parkway, Hilton Head Island. 843-842-8620.
Quarterly Craft Night: Wine Cork Creations: Learn how to be crafty with wine corks. All materials are provided, and each attendee will leave with three different wine cork crafts. Cost is $40 for nonmembers; $36 for members. 6-8 p.m., Art League Academy, 106 Cordillo Parkway, Hilton Head Island. 843-842-5738 or email@example.com.
Geechee Sailing Club: Labor Day Cruise: Cruise up to Harbour Town over Labor Day weekend with the Geechee. Includes a cocktail party under the Big Oak on Saturday night, a brunch under the Big Oak on Sunday morning, followed by a bike ride to South Beach Sunday afternoon. Bring your own drinks and side dishes. Times vary. Harbour Town Yacht Club, 149 Lighthouse Road, Hilton Head Island. 912-308-3995 or “like” Geechee Sailing Club Savannah on Facebook.
The John Brackett Quartet at The Jazz Corner: $10. 7:30-11 p.m., The Jazz Corner, 1000 William Hilton Parkway, Hilton Head Island. 843-842-8620.
Kenny Cetera’s Chicago Experience: America’s premiere tribute to the music of Chicago, the bestselling band of the 1970s. Led by Kenny Cetera, the younger brother of Chicago lead singer Peter Cetera. Single tickets are $52, group tickets are $48. 8 p.m., Arts Center of Hilton Head Island, 14 Shelter Cove Lane, Hilton Head Island. 843-842-2787 or www.artshhi.com.
Hilton Head End of Summer 5K: Celebrate the end of summer with a 5K walk or run through scenic Sea Pines Preserve. No race day registration available. Cost is $25 for runners, $20 for students. 8 a.m., Hilton Head Preparatory School football field, 8 Foxgrape Road, Hilton Head Island. www.runsignup.com.
Reggae on the River Music Festival: Celebrate reggae in the Lowcountry with live music, food, contests and kid activities. Featuring Jah Movement Reggae Band. Tickets are $10. 2-9 p.m., Bluffton Oyster Factory Park, 63 Wharf St., Bluffton. 843-757-8111 or www.reggaeontheriversc.org.
Lowcountry Boil Paddle Battle: Hilton Head Island’s first standup paddleboard race. The race begins at Hudson’s Seafood House On the Docks and is part of the Southern Stoke Paddle Series. All skill levels welcome. Free. 8 a.m., Hudson’s Seafood House On the Docks, 1 Hudson Road, Hilton Head Island. For more information, find the event on Facebook.
Celebration of Life Gala hosted by the Pregnancy Center & Clinic: The theme is “And the Beat Goes On” so put on your 60’s and 70’s attire for dinner, dancing, live and silent auctions, raffles and a photo booth. 5:30-9 p.m. at Moss Creek Country Club. $95 ($85 if you register before Aug. 7). Call 843-689-2222.
HBA Lighthouse Awards: Celebrating its 20th anniversary this year, judging for the Hilton Head Area Home Builders Association Lighthouse Awards will take place for two days. Free. 8 a.m.-5 p.m., Hilton Head Area Home Builders Association, 386 Spanish Wells Road, Suite C1, Hilton Head Island. www.hbahh.com.
Share the Bounty Fundraiser: Join Second Helpings for the annual Share the Bounty fundraiser, with entertainment provided by The Jazz Corner Trio. The event will feature silent auctions and a wine pull. Tickets are $125. 6-9 p.m., Harbour Town Golf Links, 11 Lighthouse Lane, Hilton Head Island. www.secondhelpingslc.org.
Hilton Head Farmers Market: Take home fresh produce, pasture-raised chicken, free-range rabbit, pork, seafood, salsa, fresh sausage, cookies, breads, she-crab soup and much more. Shopping at the Hilton Head Farmers Market is about more than getting great food. It is also about meeting friends, strengthening community, and rebuilding the local food economy. 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Tuesdays, Coastal Discovery Museum, 70 Honey Horn Drive, Hilton Head Island. 843-689-6767, ext. 226, or www.coastaldiscovery.org.
Farmers Market of Bluffton: Fresh, locally grown vegetables, fruits, flowers, plants and herbs abound at the Farmers Market of Bluffton, a weekly community event where locals and tourists gather not only to buy excellent produce but also to enjoy delicious food, listen to entertainment, and relax with friends. 2-6 p.m. Thursdays, 40 Calhoun St., Bluffton. 843-415-2447.
Thursday Movie Nights: After the sun sets over Broad Creek, watch favorites under the stars on a 20-foot movie screen. Beach chairs, blankets and take-out food from Shelter Cove Towne Centre merchants are recommended. Free. 9-11 p.m. movies for August are: Aug. 1, “The Parent Trap;” Aug. 8, “Monsters, Inc.;” Aug. 15 “Indiana Jones Raiders of the Lost Ark.”
Garvin-Garvey House Tours: Visit the newly restored Garvin-Garvey House for a guided tour. $5. By appointment from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays, Oyster Factory Park, 63 Wharf St., Bluffton. www.townofbluffton.sc.gov.
Bike Tours Through Hilton Head History: A casual 3-mile, safe and fun bike tour through some of the island’s most captivating historic sites. See the fishing co-op where native islanders once farmed, feasted and fended off the chemical company BASF, the hallowed ground of a Gullah cemetery, an Indian Shell Enclosure, the tabby ruins located on a former plantation and visit with volunteers from the Gullah Museum of Hilton Head Island. Price ranges from $15 to $25. 10 a.m. Wednesdays, leaving from 137 Squire Pope Road, Hilton Head Island. www.heritagelib.org.
Tea Time at Rose Hill Mansion: Experience afternoon tea at a beautiful plantation house in the Lowcountry. Selections include custom crafted teas, elegant finger sandwiches and heavenly desserts. Small groups or large groups welcome; reservations are required. $40 per person. 2 p.m. Tuesdays, Rose Hill Mansion, 199 Rose Hill Way, Bluffton. 843-757-6046.
Adult Paint and Play: Paint and Play is an adult wine and paint night of fun entertainment for all skill levels — no experience needed. Relax, unwind and let out your inner creativity as artist Kristin Griffis helps you create your own finished piece of artwork. Thursdays, Art League Academy, 106 Cordillo Parkway, Hilton Head Island. 843-842-5738 or www.artleaguehhi.org.
Fishing & Crabbing Lessons: Ben Green with Mt. Calvary Missionary Baptist Church on Squire Pope Road will offer a free missionary program that teaches children fishing and crabbing skills. 4 p.m. Saturdays, Rowing & Sailing Center, 137 Squire Pope Road, Hilton Head Island. 843-816-0172.
Guided Tours of Heyward House Museum and Welcome Center: The museum offers guided tours of the four-room Carolina farmhouse and two outbuildings, which are filled with interesting artifacts and furnishings from the late 1800s into the 1920s. Tours last approximately 45 minutes to an hour and are offered as visitors arrive unless previously scheduled. $10; reservations are not required except for groups of 10 or more. 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Mondays-Fridays and 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturdays, Heyward House Museum and Welcome Center, 70 Boundary St., Bluffton. www.heywardhouse.org.
Deas Guyz at The Jazz Corner: $10. 7:30-11 p.m. Sundays, The Jazz Corner, 1000 William Hilton Parkway, Hilton Head Island. 843-842-8620.
Martin Lesch Band at The Jazz Corner: $10. 7:30-11 p.m. Mondays, The Jazz Corner, 1000 William Hilton Parkway, Hilton Head Island. 843-842-8620.
Fat Tuesdays at The Jazz Corner: $10. 7:30-11 p.m. Tuesdays, The Jazz Corner, 1000 William Hilton Parkway, Hilton Head Island. 843-842-8620.
Lavon Stevens at The Jazz Corner: $10. 7:30-11 p.m. Thursdays, The Jazz Corner, 1000 William Hilton Parkway, Hilton Head Island. 843-842-8620.
Monday Night Exhibition: Enjoy an exciting tennis demonstration with valuable tips, refreshments, prize drawings, and a traditional fishbowl sale. Sponsored by Sea Pines Real Estate, Prince, Adidas and Wilson. 5:30-7:30 p.m. Mondays through Aug. 26, Sea Pines Racquet Club, 5 Lighthouse Lane, Hilton Head Island. 843-363-4495.
“Jazz By the Sea”: Modern and classic jazz by the Mike Barbara Trio, featuring pianist Bill Peterson. 7-9 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays. Ocean Lounge, Sea Pines Beach Club, Hilton Head Island. 842-843-1888.
The Nice Guys: Get your groove on with the island’s favorite dance/pop/funk band, The Nice Guys, performing a variety of contemporary music that the whole family will enjoy. $8 per car. 7-9 p.m. Sundays through Aug. 11. Sea Pines Resort, 32 Greenwood Drive, Hilton Head Island. 843-842-1979 or www.seapines.com.
Gregg Russell: Over the years, Gregg Russell has become a Sea Pines classic. You’ll find him under the Liberty Oak in Harbour Town entertaining adults and children alike. His concerts are not to be missed. Free. 8-9:30 p.m. Mondays to Fridays through Aug. 23. Sea Pines Resort, 32 Greenwood Drive, Hilton Head Island. www.seapines.com.
Crabby Encounters: Spend your morning trying the art of cast netting and learn about the crabs of Hilton Head Island and other marine creatures that live along the shore. Supplies provided; catch and release. $19 for adults; $14 for children ages 12 and younger. Tuesdays to Thursdays, Sea Pines Resort, 32 Greenwood Drive, Hilton Head Island. 843-842-1979 or www.seapines.com.
Dive-In Movie: Enjoy a fun summer night at the Harbour Town Pool while watching a movie. Refreshments will be available. $14 for adults; $11 for children ages 12 and younger. Check-in at 8:15 p.m. and the movie starting at 8:30 p.m. Tuesdays. Sea Pines Resort, 32 Greenwood Drive, Hilton Head Island. 843-832-1979 or www.seapines.com.
Nighttime Shore Explore: Join us for a beach walk after dark. Discover the personality of our nocturnal sea life and learn about the stars and constellations. $17 for adults; $14 for children ages 12 and younger. 8:30-9:30 p.m. Mondays. Sea Pines Resort, 32 Greenwood Drive, Hilton Head Island. 843-842-1979 or www.seapines.com.
Beach Yoga: Enjoy beautiful views of the ocean as you relax and focus on strength, flexibility and balance. Please bring your own beach towel to use as your mat and meet the instructor on the beach behind the Sea Pines Beach Club. $15 for adults. 8 a.m. Mondays and Wednesdays. Sea Pines Resort, 32 Greenwood Drive, Hilton Head Island. 843-842-1979 or www.seapines.com.
Sea Pines Haunted History Tales: After dark in the eerie setting of the Sea Pines Forest Preserve, hear spine-tingling tales of Sea Pines’ shadowy past. $21 for adults; $16 for children ages 12 and younger. 8:30-9:30 p.m. Thursdays. Sea Pines Resort, 32 Greenwood Dr, Hilton Head Island. 843-842-1979 or www.seapines.com.
Pedego Electric Bike Rental: Rentals are available at: Outside Hilton Head at Shelter Cove; a kiosk at The Westin Hilton Head Island Resort & Spa; and Moreland Bike Shop in Palmetto Bluff. Two-hour Pedego bike tours leave from at The Plaza at Shelter Cove. Cruise up to 20 mph for miles. Price ranges from $40 to $45 daily. Outside Hilton Head, 50 Shelter Cove Lane, Hilton Head Island. 800-686-6996 or www.outsidehiltonhead.com.
Haunted History Tours: Graveside storytelling adventure. After dark, in the eerie setting of the island’s oldest burial ground, come and hear spine-tingling tales of Hilton Head Island’s shadowy past. $25 for adults; $20 for children ages 8 to 16. 8:30 p.m. Wednesdays. Zion Cemetery, 574 William Hilton Parkway, Hilton Head Island. 843-686-6560 or www.heritagelib.org.
Fort Mitchel in Hilton Head Plantation: Listed on the National Register of Historic Places, the site contains the remains of a coastal defense battery erected in 1862 to protect Port Royal Sound by way of Skull Creek from incursions by Confederate gunboats. Costumed characters and an expert tour guide. $15 for adults; $10 for children. 10 a.m. Mondays, Fort Mitchel, Hilton Head Plantation, 65 Skull Creek Drive, Hilton Head Island. 843-686-6560 or www.heritagelib.org.
Zion Cemetery Tour: Costumed tour guides share fascinating stories of Hilton Head Island’s past. Visit the grave sites of four Revolutionary War heroes and find out about the bloody skirmish that was fought just steps away. Explore the island’s oldest structure and learn about the planters who built it. $15 for adults; $10 for children. 10 a.m. Thursdays. Zion Cemetery, 574 William Hilton Parkway, Hilton Head Island. www.heritagelib.org.
Salty Dog Happy Hour Cruise: An early happy hour cruise option. The full bar and gallery onboard will be open during this one-and-a-half-hour boat ride around Calibogue Sound. Prices range from $15 to $24. Daily. 10 a.m.-3 p.m., The Salty Dog, South Beach, Hilton Head Island. www.saltydog.com.
Palmetto Dunes Turtle Trot 5K: This family-friendly run/walk event consists of two courses: A beach course for low tide and a road course for high tide. Run over sand, under Palmetto Dunes’ tree canopy, and along lagoons and lakes. $25 for adults; kids 12 and younger run free. 8-9 a.m. Wednesdays through Aug. 21. Palmetto Dunes, 14 Dunes House Lane, Hilton Head Island. 843-785-1109 or www.pdpoa.org.
Free Golf Class & Exhibition: A golf clinic and demonstration at Palmetto Dunes’ Robert Trent Jones course. Ask questions to former PGA Tour player Doug Weaver and staff. The class is hands-on, interactive and all skill levels will benefit. Free. 4-4:50 p.m. Mondays, Robert Trent Jones Oceanfront Course, 7 Trent Jones Lane, Hilton Head Island. 855-293-5838 or www.palmettodunes.com.
Butterfly Discovery: Learn hands-on the different stages of a butterfly’s life cycle. $10 for adults; $5 for children ages 4-12. 3 p.m. Tuesdays and 11 a.m. Fridays. Coastal Discovery Museum, 70 Honey Horn Drive, Hilton Head. 843-689-6767, ext. 223.
Marsh Critters Preschool Program: Get up-close and hands-on with several marsh critters as your guide shares a fun short story about the many critters you might encounter while spending a day in the salt marsh. Reservations required. $5 ages 3 and older; children ages 2 and younger are free. 10 a.m. and 11 a.m. Thursdays through August. Coastal Discovery Museum, 70 Honey Horn Drive, Hilton Head Island. www.coastaldiscovery.org.
Wonderful Wings: Discover lives of butterflies from eggs, to caterpillar, to chrysalis, to adult. Explore the Karen Wertheimer Butterfly Habitat with your guide and get an up-close look at all four stages of the butterfly life cycle. Create a simple seed craft to take home and start your own butterfly garden. Reservations required. $5 ages 3 and older; children ages 2 and younger are free. 10 & 11 a.m. Tuesdays through August. Coastal Discovery Museum, 70 Honey Horn Drive, Hilton Head Island. www.coastaldiscovery.org.
Bridge Partner Hotline: Need a partner to play bridge? Hilton Head Island Bridge Club, 95 Mathews Drive, Store A8, Port Royal Plaza Center, Hilton Head Island. 843-422-2167.
Sandbar Saturday Nights: Each of the evenings will feature a live band, family-friendly games, drink specials, and optional Lowcountry food stations. $32.95 per person. 6-10 p.m., Sonesta Resort Hilton Head Island, 130 Shipyard Drive, Hilton Head Island. 843-842-2400 or www.sonesta.com/hiltonheadisland.
Kid’s Camps: For ages 7 and older, we offer a summer camp for every kid. From kayaking to paddle boarding, teen tubing to water trampoline. $65. 8:30-11:30 a.m. through August. Shelter Cove Marina, 1 Shelter Cove Lane, Hilton Head Island. 843-686-6996.
DJ Crush Dance Party: All year round, South Beach is for kids and kids at heart. Children’s menu, seasonal kid’s entertainment, prizes. 6:30-8:30 p.m. Wednesdays and Fridays. South Beach Marina Courtyard, in front of Jake’s Cargo, 232 S. Sea Pines Drive, Hilton Head Island. www.saltydog.com.
SUP Yoga: A 90-minute standup paddleboard yoga session. Yoga class with rental is $40; bring your own paddleboard and class is only $15. 7:30 a.m. Wednesdays and Fridays. Shelter Cove Marina, 1 Shelter Cove Lane, Hilton Head Island. 843-686-6996 or outsidehiltonhead.com.
Social Bridge and Supervised Play: An opportunity for players to improve their game and meet new partners in a casual, relaxed environment. $10; free for Junior Bridge members. 10 a.m.-noon. Fridays. Hilton Head Island Bridge Club, 95 Mathews Drive, Port Royal Plaza Center, Hilton Head Island. 551-795-6329.
Family Magic Show: For families with kids under 12. Free for children ages 3 and younger; $16 for general admission; $20 for VIP and raised booths. 8 p.m. Mondays. Comedy Magic Cabaret, 843 William Hilton Parkway, Hilton Head Island. 843-681-7757.
Sarah Ansboury Pickleball Clinic: Skills and game play to help improve your pickleball game. $35 per person. 6-7:30 p.m. Tuesdays. Palmetto Dunes Tennis & Pickleball Center, 6 Trent Jones Lane, Hilton Head Island. www.palmettodunes.com.
Friday Social Dancing: Hilton Head Island Shag Club: Anyone who loves to dance is invited to attend — ballroom, swing, country, line, singles and out of towners are welcome. $5 per person. 6-9:30 p.m. Fridays, Dolphin Head Golf Club, 59 High Bluff Road, Hilton Head Island. 757-375-5953 or www.hiltonheadshagclub.com.
Open Mic Night: Bring something short to share, or just come to listen, dine and enjoy music by the Hilton Head Jammers. 6:30-8:30 p.m. Last Thursday of the month. Mikki’s Café, 70 Marshland Rd, Hilton Head Island. www.islandwritersnetworkhhi.org.
Sunset Celebration: Bring lawn chairs or blankets and enjoy the music and the breeze off Broad Creek. Free. 7-10 p.m. Fridays through Aug. 17. Shelter Cove Community Park, 39 Shelter Cove Lane, Hilton Head Island. www.sheltercovetownecentre.com.
HarbourFest: An all-summer-long celebration that takes over Shelter Cove Harbour & Marina through Labor Day weekend. Shannon Tanner performs at 6:30 and 8 p.m. Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Fridays. Cappy the Clown will paint faces, make balloon animals and offer a variety of other interactive activities from 6-9 p.m. Fireworks will be launched at dusk Tuesday nights through Aug. 20, weather permitting. Free. 19 Shelter Cove Lane, Hilton Head Island. www.welcometosheltercove.com.
Wine Down Wednesday: Tanger Outlets Hilton Head, Lucky Rooster Kitchen & Bar, and local musicians Whitley Deputy and David Wingo present Wine Down Wednesday. Featuring live acoustic performances, merchant deals and raffles for a good cause. Cost is $10 and includes a commemorative wine glass and two glasses of wine. Wednesdays 5:30-7:30 p.m. through Aug. 28, Tanger Outlet 2, 1414 Fording Island Road, Bluffton. Visit www.tangeroutlet.com.