LINCOLN & SOUTH BREWERY BEER DINNER: Enjoy an evening of delicious food and craft beer, featuring Hilton Head Island-based Lincoln & South Brewery. Guests will experience a five-course dinner, paired with five different Lincoln & South Brewery beers. Cost is $50. 6 p.m., Old Oyster Factory, 101 Marshland Road, Hilton Head Island. 843-681-6040 or oldoysterfactory.com.
SCORE ZOOM: “Using Marketing and Social Media to Grow Your Business”: Learn the tips and tricks you need to use in today’s marketing universe to separate your business from the competition. Free. 12 p.m. Register for Zoom link. 843-785-7107 or sclowcountry.score.org.
FIRST THURSDAYS ART MARKET: Meet over two dozen local artists as they present their work on the first Thursday of the month. Stroll the plaza, see the exhibits, talk with artists and enjoy live music, complimentary wine samples and more. Free entry. 4-7 p.m., The Shops at Sea Pines Center, 71 Lighthouse Road, Hilton Head Island. 843-363- 5699 or theshopsatseapinescenter.com.
MOVIE IN THE PARK: A screening of the holiday favorite “Elf.” Please bring blankets and chairs. Rain or shine. Free. 6:30 p.m., Martin Family Park, 68 Boundary Street, Bluffton. 843-706-4500 or townofbluffton.sc.gov.
SIPS AND STOCKING STUFFERS: Join Bluffton Aesthetics and shop with local artisans. Enjoy complimentary drinks from Southern Barrel and gifts for everyone on your list. Free. 4:30-7 p.m., Bluffton Aesthetics, 3 Plantation Park Drive, Bluffton. lcmade.com.
TREE LIGHTING CEREMONY: Enjoy the lighting of a Bluffton Christmas tree, followed by a Santa’s Workshop event. Please wear a mask for Santa’s Workshop. Free. 5:30 p.m., Martin Family Park, 68 Boundary Street, Bluffton. 843-706-4500 or townofbluffton.sc.gov.
WINTER WONDERLAND: A fun holiday event featuring carnival games, a children’s parade, bounce houses, a candy cane hunt and more. Free. 4-7 p.m., Shelter Cove Community Park, 39 Shelter Cove Lane, Hilton Head Island. 843-681-7273 or islandreccenter.org.
WORLD AFFAIRS COUNCIL: Join Nury Turkel, the first U.S.-educated Uyghur-American lawyer and human rights advocate, for a presentation on the Future of the Uyghurs. Cost is $20 for guests, free for members. 10 a.m., First Presbyterian Church, 540 William Hilton Parkway, Hilton Head Island. 843- 384-6758 or wachh.org.
DEC. 3, 4, 10, 11, 17, 18, 24
SANTA VISITS AT SHELTER COVE: Get in the holiday spirit and visit Santa and Mrs. Claus. Bring your camera to capture the special moment. Free. Times vary. Shelter Cove Towne Centre, 40 Shelter Cove Lane, Hilton Head Island. sheltercovetownecentre.com.
HILTON HEAD CHRISTIAN ACADEMY: “A Christmas Carol”: Enjoy this classic holiday tale with themes of love, redemption and compassion, presented by Hilton Head Christian Academy. Cost is $10 for seniors and students, $15 for adults. Times vary. Hilton Head Christian Academy, 3088 Bluffton Parkway, Bluffton. 843-681-2878 or hhca.org.
HILTON HEAD HIGH OYSTER ROAST: All you can eat May River oysters, BBQ pulled pork, chili and more. This fundraiser benefits all sports at Hilton Head Island High School. Adults only. Cost is $55. 3-6 p.m., Hudson’s Seafood, 1 Hudson Road, Hilton Head Island. 843-689-4806 or hhihsathletics.org.
HOLIDAY MARKET: Shop with different Gullah vendors from Hilton Head Island and the surrounding areas. Grab gifts for all your favorites while celebrating Gullah culture. Cost is $10 for adults, $5 for children ages 5-12. 11 a.m.-5 p.m., Lowcountry Celebration Park, 94 Pope Avenue, Hilton Head Island. 843-255- 7304 or gullahcelebration.com.
PET VISITS WITH SANTA: Come out and support the Hilton Head Humane Association with a special event just for your pets. Bring your furry family member for a visit with Santa and Mrs. Claus. Monetary or supply donations are appreciated. Adoptable pets will be on-site. Free. 12-2 p.m., Shelter Cove Towne Centre, 40 Shelter Cove Lane, Hilton Head Island. sheltercovetownecentre.com.
SAVANNAH BRIDGE RUN: Experience what runners call the South’s Toughest Bridge Run. Face the challenge by running one, two or three times over Savannah’s historic bridge to conquer the run. Registration is $45-$50. 8 a.m., Hutchinson Island, Intersection of Montgomery Street and West Oglethorpe Avenue, Savannah. savannahbridgerun.com.
TOWN OF BLUFFTON CHRISTMAS PARADE: The 50th Annual Bluffton Christmas Parade will be holiday fun for all. Free. 10 a.m., Historic District, Bluffton. 843-706-4500 or townofbluffton.sc.gov.
THROUGH DEC. 4
HILTON HEAD PREP FESTIVAL OF TREES: Browse a beautiful display of creatively themed Christmas trees in all sizes and colors. Trees are sponsored by local businesses and can be purchased to benefit the Hilton Head Preparatory School Tuition Assistance Program for local students. Sonesta Resort, 130 Shipyard Drive, Hilton Head Island. hhpfestivaloftrees.com.
DEC. 4, 18
SANTA AT COLIGNY: Visit with Santa at Coligny Plaza this holiday season. Free. 1-3 p.m., Coligny Plaza, 1 North Forest Beach Drive, Hilton Head Island. 843-842-6050 or colignyplaza.com.
HOLIDAY OPEN HOUSE: Enjoy complimentary mimosas and hors d’oeuvres while sampling Lowcountry Produce products and other food items. Plus, take care of your holiday shopping with gift basket assembly and gift shipping. Free entry. 10 a.m.-3 p.m., Lowcountry Produce, 71 LighthouseRoad, Suite 510, Hilton Head Island. 843-686- 3003 or lowcountryproduce.com.
DRIVE-THROUGH HOLIDAY LIGHT DISPLAY: A drive through experience of lights in the heart of Historic Mitchelville. Free. Begins at dusk. Mitchelville Freedom Park, 226 Beach City Road, Hilton Head Island. 843-686-6560 or heritagelib.org.
ALEXANDERS COOKING DEMO: Join this live cooking demo with Executive Chef Charles, featuring a glass of sparkling wine and a demonstration of how to make Charles’ herb crusted prime rib. All money collected will be donated to the Deep Well Project. Cost is $25. 2-3 p.m., Alexander’s Restaurant, 76 Queens Folly Road, Hilton Head Island. 866-921-6639 or alexandersrestaurant.com.
MORTGAGE NETWORK ROAD RACES: Featuring the USATF Half Marathon National Championship, this 13.1- mile race will welcome many of the country’s Olympians and top distance runners to the area. Registration is $50-$70. 7:45 a.m., Jasper Park, 1458 Red Dam Road, Hardeeville. mortgagenetworkroadraces.com.
LIGHT THE LOWCOUNTRY: This fun family event begins with holiday-flavored snow cones, visits with Santa at his North Pole home, plus you’ll hear a meaningful Christmas message. Afterward, take a stroll down LCC’s Trail of Lights, featuring beautiful light displays and decorations. Free. 4:30-8:30 p.m., LowCountry Community Church, 801 Buckwalkter Parkway, Bluffton. lightthelowcountry.com.
ROOT AND BLOOM MARKET: A natural farmers market in the Lowcountry that’s bringing grass roots back. Each vendor has been sought for their passion to provide quality food and goods without the use of added chemicals and unnecessary ingredients. Free entry. 11 a.m.-3 p.m., Martin Family Park, 68 Boundary Street, Bluffton. discoverrootandbloommarket.com.
COLONIAL CHRISTMAS: Tour the cemetery and learn about what Christmas was like during the colonial era on Hilton Head Island. Meet living characters and hear from them what the holidays were like in the past. Cost is $5 for adults, free for children. 4-5:30 p.m., Zion Chapel of Ease Cemetery, Intersection of Mathews Drive, Folly Field Road and US 278, Hilton Head Island. 843-686-6560 or heritagelib.org.
LUNCH WITH THE AUTHOR: Enjoy a luncheon with Janet Beard, international bestselling author of The Atomic City Girls. Cost is $47. 12 p.m., Belfair Clubhouse, 200 Belfair Oaks Boulevard, Bluffton. 843-521-4145 or uscbcenterforthearts.com.
VIRTUALLY SPEAKING: THE SOUTHERN INDIAN MOVEMENT: Dr. Denise Bates will present how Native activist and leaders asserted for rights in the mid-20th century. Free. 5 p.m., Morris Center for Lowcountry Heritage, 10782 South Jacob Smart Boulevard, Ridgeland. 843-284-9227 or morrisheritagecenter.org.
CELEBRATE THE SEASON LUNCHEON: Share an elegant meal, holiday fun and an inspiration message from Debbie Fairbanks with the Lowcountry Christian Women’s Connection. Cost is $28. 11:30 a.m., Hampton Hall Clubhouse, 170 Hampton Hall Boulevard, Bluffton. 602- 750-5465.
HOLIDAY OPEN HOUSE WITH FORSYTHE JEWELERS: It’s time for a little holiday cheer! Join the team at Forsythe Jewelers for their annual Holiday Open House, featuring a large selection of top-brand jewelry designers, plus MacKenzie-Childs holiday decor and housewares. Complimentary gift wrapping with purchase. Free entry. 10 a.m.-7 p.m., Forsythe Jewelers, 71 Lighthouse Road, Suite, 311, Hilton Head Island. 843-671-7070 or forsythehhi.com.
VETERAN BUSINESS OWNERS ROUND TABLE: A discussion by Veteran business owners on their experiences in starting a business in the Lowcountry and the challenges they overcame along the way. Free. 12 p.m. Register for Zoom link. 843-785-7107 or sclowcountry.score.org.
DEC. 8-JAN. 2
ELF THE MUSICAL: A young orphan named Buddy mistakenly crawls into Santa’s bag of gifts and is transported to the North Pole. With Santa’s permission, Buddy embarks on a journey to New York City to find his birth father and discover his true identity. Suitable for all ages. Cost is $61 for adults, $56 for children. Times vary. Arts Center of Coastal Carolina, 14 Shelter Cove Lane, Hilton Head Island. 843-842-2787 or artshhi.com.
A SOLDIER’S HOLIDAY: Tour this Civil War era fort and learn about what the holidays were like for the soldiers serving here during the Civil War. Cost is $5 for adults, free for children. 4-5:30 p.m., Ft. Mitchel, 65 Skull Creek Drive, Hilton Head Island. 843-686-6560 or heritagelib.org.
SPARKLES & SPRITS: Experience this fun holiday soiree and silent auction, featuring local gifts for purchase, a flight of spirits from Burnt Church Distillery and food from the SERG Group. Silent auction bidding occurs Dec. 1-13. Free entry. 6-9 p.m., Burnt Church Distillery, 120 Bluffton Road, Bluffton. hiltonheadblufftonchamber.org.
A MOTOWN HOLIDAY SPECTACULAR AT THE JAZZ CORNER: $10. 7:30-11 p.m., The Jazz Corner, 1000 William Hilton Parkway, Hilton Head Island. 843-842-8620 or thejazzcorner.com.
CORNERSTONE CHURCH CHRISTMAS FESTIVAL: Enjoy a delicious meal, plus activities like sledding in the snow, a mechanical reindeer, a Christmas train, kid’s zone and more. Free. 6-9 p.m., Martin Family Park, 68 Boundary Street, Bluffton. cornerstonebluffton.org.
THE SOUNDS OF CHRISTMAS CONCERT: A fun holiday concert that celebrates the joy, magic and essence of the season. Featuring a menu full of traditional tunes and carols from the Old Country and the New World. Cost is $25-$40 for adults, $10-$15 for children. 7 p.m., First Presbyterian Church, 540 William Hilton Parkway, Hilton Head Island. 843-341-3818 or hiltonheadchoralsociety.org.
CRANFORD HOLLOW CHRISTMAS AT THE JAZZ CORNER: $10. 7:30-11 p.m., The Jazz Corner, 1000 William Hilton Parkway, Hilton Head Island. 843-842-8620 or thejazzcorner.com.
HISTORIC CORRIDOR WALKING TOUR: A 2.5-mile walk that begins and ends at Mitchelville, including sites like Queen Chapel AME Church, Cherry Hill School, Ft. Howell and Mitchelville Freedom Park. Registration is required. Free. 9:30-11:30 a.m., Mitchelville Freedom Park, 226 Beach City Road, Hilton Head Island. 843-686-6560 or heritagelib.org
HISTORIC SITES OPEN HOUSE: Enjoy historic Hilton Head Island area sites at your leisure. Hear stories of our past, learn about Gullah traditions and more. Free. 1-4 p.m. Locations vary. 843-686-6560 or heritagelib.org.
LITTLE ELF WORKSHOP: A fun holiday event where each child will receive elf ears and have a chance to write their own personal letter to Santa Claus. Event includes reindeer games, crafts, and hot chocolate and cookies for all. Cost is $10 for children ages 15 and younger. 1-3 p.m., Harbour Town, Hilton Head Island. 843-842-1979 or seapines.com.
LOWCOUNTRY PRIDE PARADE: This beloved parade will return this year with a new route. Celebrate with entertainment and vendors after the parade. Free. 10 a.m.-12 p.m., Oyster Factory Park, 63 Wharf Street, Bluffton. lowcountrypride.org.
DEC. 11, 18
SANTA SATURDAYS: Santa will visit South Beach from his floating sleigh with complimentary fireside s’mores and adult fireside happy hour specials. Free. 3 p.m., South Beach Marina, 232 South Sea Pines Drive, Hilton Head Island. 843-671-2233 or saltydog.com.
BLUFFTON ARTISAN MARKET: An open-air market featuring at least 15 local artists, artisans and makers, plus food trucks and live music. Free entry. 1-5 p.m., The Burnt Church Distillery, 120 Bluffton Road, Bluffton. lcmade.com.
BRUNCH WITH SANTA: This annual brunch will feature a delicious meal from Alexander’s Restaurant and complimentary photos with Santa. They will be accepting new unwrapped toys during the event for The Deep Well Project. Cost is $38 for adults, $20 for children ages 5-12. Reservations recommended. 10 a.m.-1 p.m., Alexander’s Restaurant, 76 Queens Folly Road, Hilton Head Island. 843-785-4999 or alexandersrestaurant.com/santabrunch.
PALMETTO BLUFF BUFFALO RUN: A 10K, 30K and 50K relay race through Palmetto Bluff, with a tree-shaded combination of single track, dirt and gravel road trail. Registration is $55 for 10K, $70 for 30K, $90 for 50K, $140 for 30K teams, $240 for 50K teams. Times vary. Palmetto Bluff, Bluffton. runsignup.com.
CAPTURING COVID: Several students from Hilton Head Middle School will discuss a project they’ve completed called Capturing Covid at the Rotary Club of Hilton Head Island’s monthly meeting. 11:30 a.m., USCB Hilton Head Campus, 1 Sand Shark Drive, Hilton Head Island. hiltonheadrotary.org.
MARTINIS AT THE MANSION: The Mansion on Forsyth Park’s charity networking series will take place on the third Thursday of every month to benefit a different local nonprofit. Admission is a suggested $5 donation. 5:30-7 p.m., Mansion on Forsyth Park, 700 Drayton Street, Savannah. 912-238-5158 or kesslercollection.com.
POLAR PINES EXPRESS: Hop aboard the festive wagon and arrive at the Sea Pines “North Pole”. Children will hear the classic story “The Polar Express”, create a paper conductor’s hat, and enjoy cookies and hot chocolate. Reservations Required. Cost is $18 for adults, $16 for children. 1-3:30 p.m., Sea Pines Forest Preserve, Hilton Head Island. 843-842-1979 or seapines.com.
SANDRA MCCRACKEN CONCERT: Join this festive Christmas concert event with coffee, cocoa and treats. Sandra McCracken is a prolific songwriter, modern-day hymn writer and record producer. Cost is $15. 6:30 p.m., Hilton Head Presbyterian Church, 233 William Hilton Parkway, Hilton Head Island. 843-689-6362 or hiltonheadpca.com.
COASTAL HOME SUPPER CLUB: A monthly dinner and cabaret series pairing food and music. Vocalist Gretchen Kristine Stelzer, pianist Kenny Munshaw, and a special guest will offer a fun holiday performance titled, “Santa Baby.” Cost is $29-$64. 6:30 p.m., Sound Waves, 7 Lagoon Road, Hilton Head Island. 843-842-2055 or hhso.org.
GREGG RUSSELL CHRISTMAS CONCERT: Relish the spirit of the holidays with an evening in Harbour Town as Gregg Russell plays his guitar and sings songs of the season. Following the concert, enjoy a special visit from Santa Claus. Free. 7:30-9 p.m., Harbour Town, 149 Lighthouse Road, Hilton Head Island. 843-842-1979 or seapines.com.
CHRISTMAS EVE SERVICES: Enjoy a live nativity, carols, candlelight and communion worship. Free. Service times vary. First Presbyterian Church, 540 William Hilton Parkway, Hilton Head Island. 843-681-3696 or fpchhi.org.
HILTON HEAD JINGLE JINGLE BRIDGE RUN: A festive 5K and 10K that will take participants over the scenic Broad Creek on the Cross Island Expressway. An award ceremony featuring refreshments, music, and door prizes will be held following the race. Registration is $35 for the 5K, $45 for the 10K. 8 a.m., Crossing’s Park, 6 Haig Point Court, Hilton Head Island. 843-757-8250 or bearfootsports.com.
THROUGH DEC. 31
GALLERY OF GIFTS: The Art League Gallery will once again be transformed into a holiday Gallery of Gifts, featuring one-of-a-kind decor and gift items handmade by Art League members. Shop for gifts, stocking stuffers and holiday decor. Free entry. 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Mondays-Saturdays; 12-4 p.m., Sundays. Art League Gallery, 14 Shelter Cove Lane, Hilton Head Island. 843-681-5060 or artleaguehhi.org.
HOLIDAY BOAT LIGHTS DISPLAY: Take a stroll through a winter wonderland as the Marina transforms into a colorful affair, where boats will be decorated with holiday lights. Free. Shelter Cove Harbour & Marina, 1 Shelter Cove Lane, Hilton Head Island. 866-661-3822 or sheltercovehiltonhead.com.
20TH ANNUAL POLAR BEAR SWIM: Show your adventurous side by taking an invigorating dip in the Harbour Town Pool on a chilly winter day. Warm up after your plunge with hot chocolate and refreshments. Free. 10-11 a.m., Harbour Town Pool, 1 Lighthouse Lane, Hilton Head Island. 843-842-1979 or seapines.com.
NEW YEAR’S EVE CELEBRATION: Enjoy a festive New Year’s Eve ball drop from the top of the Harbour Town Lighthouse with food, fun, entertainment and live music. There will be two ball drops. Free. 7 p.m., 12 a.m. Harbour Town, 149 Lighthouse Road, Hilton Head Island. 843-842-1979 or seapines.com.
POLAR PLUNGE: A fun polar plunge on New Years Day to benefit Charli’s Critters. Free. 11 a.m., Coligny Beach, 1 Coligny Circle, Hilton Head Island. 843-842-6050 or colignyplaza.com.
THROUGH JAN. 1
CHRISTMAS VILLAGE IN SOUTH BEACH: Experience the holidays with lots of lights around South Beach. Free. South Beach Marina, 232 South Sea Pines Drive, Hilton Head Island. 843-671-2233 or saltydog.com.
HOLIDAY LIGHTS AT SHELTER COVE: Enjoy the festive lights throughout the center all season long. Drive through or stroll through for a great walkable experience. Free. Shelter Cove Towne Centre, 40 Shelter Cove Lane, Hilton Head Island. sheltercovetownecentre.com.
INDIGO TIE DYE: Learn how indigo dye is made from a plant and use it to create a tie dye T-shirt to take home. All supplies are provided. Cost is $12 for adults, $7 for children. 3-4 p.m., Coastal Discovery Museum, 70 Honey Horn Drive, Hilton Head Island. 843-689- 6767, ext. 223 or coastaldiscovery.org.
MONDAYS, WEDNESDAYS, FRIDAYS
MEMORY MATTERS: “VIRTUAL COMPASS CLASSES”: An online program designed for adults experiencing mild to moderate cognitive impairment. Compass provides curriculum-based activities, physical exercise, relaxation techniques, life-long learning, small group discussions and socialization. Cost is $400 per month. 10 a.m., 1 p.m. 843-842-6688 or mymemorymatters.org.
FARMERS & MAKERS MARKET: The Market will present more fresh, local produce, seafood, breads and cheeses, crafts and artisans than ever before. Enjoy the colorful displays that grow and change each week throughout the season. Free entry. 10 a.m.-2 p.m., The Shops at Sea Pines Center, 71 Lighthouse Road, Hilton Head Island.
HILTON HEAD ISLAND FARMERS MARKET: Support our local farmers and producers and take home fresh produce, pasture-raised chicken, free range rabbit, pork, seafood, salsa, sausage, cookies, bread, she crab soup and more. Entrance and parking are free. 9 a.m.-1 p.m., Coastal Discovery Museum. 70 Honey Horn Dr, Hilton Head Island. 843-473-5231 or hhifarmersmarket.com.
OPEN MIC NIGHT AT CORKS: Show up and show off your talent during this open mic night, every Tuesday night at Corks Bluffton. 7-10 p.m., Corks Wine Bar and Restaurant, 14 Promenade Street, Bluffton. 843-815-5168 or corkswinecobluffton.com.
PARTY IN THE PARK: Enjoy the beautiful new Lowcountry Celebration Park with a family happy hour, including live music, bounce houses and beverages. Free entry. 5:30-8 p.m., Lowcountry Celebration Park, Hilton Head Island. 843-681-7273 or islandreccenter.org.
ZION CEMETERY AND BAYNARD MAUSOLEUM COSTUMED CEMETERY TOUR: Enjoy the beautiful new Lowcountry Celebration Park with a family happy hour, including live music, bounce houses and beverages. Free entry. 5:30-8 p.m., Lowcountry Celebration Park, Hilton Head Island. 843-681-7273 or islandreccenter.org.
CIVIL WAR ERA: Hilton Head Island was home to thousands of Union soldiers during the Civil War. Join this presentation featuring maps and historic photos of this time on Hilton Head from 1861-1865. Reservations required. Cost is $12 for adults, $7 for children. 3 p.m., Coastal Discovery Museum, 70 Honey Horn Drive, Hilton Head Island. 843-689-6767, ext. 223. or coastaldiscovery.org.
FARMERS MARKET OF BLUFFTON: Meet local farmers, chefs and artisans every Thursday on Boundary Street. Buy a fresh assortment of strawberries, produce, beets, potatoes and more. Also, hear local, live entertainment and educational lectures. Noon-5 p.m., Martin Family Park, 68 Boundary Street, Bluffton. 843-415-2447 or farmersmarketbluffton.org.
HISTORIC FORT MITCHEL TOURS: Immerse yourself in the fascinating Civil War history of Hilton Head Island with a visit to Fort Mitchel. Costumed characters and an expert tour guide will demonstrate the vital historic importance of this place and the role the fort and its namesake, General Mitchel, played in shaping Hilton Head history, including historic Mitchelville. Cost is $15 for adults, $10 for children. 10:30-11:30 a.m., Hilton Head Plantation, 65 Skull Creek Drive, Hilton Head Island. 843-686-6560 or heritagelib.org.
SIT AND STITCH: Enjoy knitting, crochet, needlepoint, rug hook practice as Needlepoint Junction stays open late. All levels welcome. Outside food and drink permitted. Free. Virtual Thursdays 3 p.m.; In-person Fridays 10 a.m.-2 p.m., Needlepoint Junction, Suite J-7-E, Village at Wexford, Hilton Head Island. 843-842-8488 or needlepointjunctionhhi.co
CURBSIDE CRAFTS TO-GO: Children and adults can order a variety of craft activities pre-assembled and ready to enjoy at your home or villa. Book online. Cost is $12-$20. Sea Pines Resort Fitness and Recreation Department, 71 Lighthouse Road, Suite 122, Hilton Head Island. 843-842-1979 or seapines.com.
TRAIL RIDES THROUGH THE SEA PINES FOREST PRESERVE WITH LAWTON STABLES: Trail Rides through the Sea Pines Forest Preserve with Lawton Stables. Meander through the preserve on horseback for the true feel of the untouched Lowcountry. Trail riders must be at least 8 years old. Reservations are required. 843-671-2586 lawtonstables.com.
PICKLEBALL AT PALMETTO DUNES: Learn how to play Pickleball with daily clinics and round robins at the Palmetto Dunes Pickleball Center in Palmetto Dunes Oceanfront Resort. Courts and equipment are available to rent. Reservations recommended. palmettodunes.com
THE HARBOUR TOWN LIGHTHOUSE MUSEUM: Explore Hilton Head Island’s rich history and learn the story behind its famous lighthouse in a unique, museum-like setting. Admission is $4.25/person, complimentary for children ages 5 and younger. 149 Lighthouse Rd. 843-671-2810 or harbourtownlighthouse.com.