Your Week Ahead on Hilton Head Island


Your Week Ahead:  May 16 - May 22, 2018

Looking for something fun to do this week? Find everything that is happening around the Lowcountry in our event calendar.



MAY 16

“Bee Biology and Natural History”: The Coastal Discovery Museum will host local bee keeper David Arnal, who will answer two questions frequently asked by the public: “What is happening to the bees?” and “What can I do to help the bees?” Cost is $7 per person and reservations are required. 3 p.m., Coastal Discovery Museum, 70 Honey Horn Drive, Hilton Head Island. 843-689-6767, ext. 223.

ride silenceRIDE OF SILENCE, an annual bike ride to honor those injured or killed while cycling on public roadways, is sponsored locally by Kickin’ Asphalt Bicycle Club. It begins with a safety briefing and sign-in at 6:30 p.m. in front of Street Meet in the Port Royal Plaza Shopping Center on Mathews Drive, HHI. Participants should bring a bicycle, helmet (mandatory), lights (recommended) and a black armband. The free 9-mile ride rolls out at 7 p.m., and is escorted by police.

MAY 17

Military Officers Association of America annual ROTC Scholarship Luncheon :The MOAA annual ROTC Scholarship Luncheon will be held at the Golf Club at Indigo Run, 101 Berwick Drive, Hilton Head. Reservations are required by emailing by May 12.

MAY 18

sunsetpartySunset Palooza: The Bluffton Sunset Party Series returns with Sunset Palooza, featuring live music, local food vendors, craft beers and fun activities. Tickets are $5 at the door; children ages 12 and younger get in free. 5-9 p.m., Bluffton Oyster Factory Park, 63 Wharf St., Bluffton. 843-757-8520 or

Hilton Head Public Service District customer appreciation cook-out: This annual thank-you event will include tours of the PSD’s recycled water plant, which annually recycles more than 1 billion gallons of treated wastewater into beneficial recycled water used to irrigage the island’s golf courses and nourish wetlands in Hilton Head Plantation and Palmetto Hall. Free. 11 a.m.-p.m., Hilton Head PSD community room, 21 Oak Park Drive, Hilton Head Island. 

MAY 18-20

Stan Smith Super Series: Join Stan Smith, Sea Pines Resort’s touring professional, past champion of Wimbledon and the U.S. Open and former U.S. Olympic men’s coach, and his staff for a fun-filled weekend. The class will feature video analysis of your serve, stroke and strategy instruction, footwork and many practice drills. Cost is $305 for adults, and reservations are required. 2-5 p.m. May 18, 9 a.m.-noon May 19-20, Sea Pines Racquet Club, 5 Lighthouse Lane, Hilton Head Island. 843-363-4495 or

MAY 19

31st annual All Saints Episcopal Church Garden Tour: This year’s tour includes three gardens in Bluffton and three gardens on Hilton Head Island. The event also includes lunch, a boutique, arts and craft vendors, live music and baked goods. Tickets are $35 and can be purchased at The Greenery, Green Thumb Nursery, Bruno Nursery, Burke’s Main Street Pharmacy and the All Saints Church office. 10 a.m.-4 p.m., with lunch from 11 a.m.-2 p.m. at the church, 3001 Meeting St., Hilton Head Island. 843-689-9495 or

Community Beach Bike Ride: Nothing tops riding a bike by the water.Join thecommunity beach bike ride sponsored by Coligny Plaza and the Town of Hilton Head Island. Bring a helmet. 10 a.m., Coligny Beach Park, 1 N. Forest Beach, Hilton Head Island. 843-415-5978.

Death by Chocolate: Want to satisfy your sweet tooth and contribute to a good cause? Girl Scouts of Eastern South Carolina presents a chocolate and champagne affair. This four-course plated dinner is catered by Sea Pines Country Club chef Brian Coseo and features a special chocolate dessert and complimentary champagne. Tickets are $125. 6-9 p.m., Sea Pines Country Club. or






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