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September 2022 Calendar of Events

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SEPT. 1

THE ISLAND’S STORY: Learn from a Coastal Discovery Museum docent about our earliest residents, the plantation era, Gullah culture, and our modern development. Suitable for ages 7 and older. Cost is $7. 3 p.m., Coastal Discovery Museum, 70 Honey Horn Drive, Hilton Head Island. 843-689-6767, ext. 223 or coastaldiscovery.org.

SEPT. 1-30

SEPTEMBER WINE TASTING EXPERIENCE: FRIDAY NIGHT LIGHTS. Take “hometown, homegrown” to the next level with Partout’s tailgate-inspired wine tasting and pairing experience. Includes heavy hors d’oeuvres and five wines. An in-home tasting experience for up to eight people (larger parties available). 678-492- 1059 or partout.wine.

SEPT. 2

KIDS NIGHT OUT: Drop your kids off for a fun Friday night while you enjoy a night out. Children will experience water games, dinner, slides, and other great activities on the back lawn. Registration required. 6-8:30 p.m., LowCountry Community Church, 801 Buckwalter Parkway, Bluffton. 843-836- 1101 or lowcountrycc.org.

SEPT. 2-3

SAVANNAH CLASSIC CAR AUCTION: Premier Auction Group is hosting a classic car auction featuring 400 collector cars for public bidding. Register to bid early. Cost is $20 for adults, $10 for seniors or military, free for children 12 and under. 9:45 a.m., Savannah Convention Center, 1 International Drive, Savannah. 844-593-7355 or pagauction.com. 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 or thejazzcorner.com.

SEPT. 3

THE ULTIMATE RIB CHALLENGE AND COOK OUT: Join the Salty Dog and help decide who is the rib champion by trying out a rib sampler Judges’ Platter. Free admission. 4-8 p.m., The Salty Dog, 232 South Sea Pines Drive, Hilton Head Island. 843-671-2233 or saltydog.com.

SEPT. 3-4

PURPLE XPERIENCE: The Purple Xperience is a five-piece group that has been bringing the most authentic production of Prince and The Revolution to audiences nationwide since 2011. Suitable for ages 13 and older. Cost is $62. 7:30 p.m., Arts Center of Coastal Carolina, 14 Shelter Cove Lane, Hilton Head Island. 843-842-2787 or artshhi.com.

SEPT. 8

INDIGO EXPLORATION: Journey to the past and “meet” Eliza Lucas Pinckney. Hear her unique story, learn how indigo dye was made, and make your own indigo tie-dyed T-shirt to take home. Cost is $12. 6-7 p.m., Coastal Discovery Museum, 70 Honey Horn Drive, Hilton Head Island. 843-689-6767, ext. 223 or coastaldiscovery.org.

SEPT. 9

FREE FAMILY FUN NIGHT: Open to all families, this event is designed to bring families together for a cost-free evening of fun activities. Free. 5:30-7:30 p.m., The Sandbox Children’s Museum, 80 Nassau Street, Hilton Head Island. 843-842-7645 or thesandbox.org. 

OLUKAI PINT NIGHT: Enjoy a night full of beer, live music, food, and fun as a welcome to all participants of this year’s Lowcountry Boil Paddle Battle. Olukai will be giving out free swag to the first handful of people. Free. 4-7 p.m., Outside Hilton Head, 50 Shelter Cove Lane, Suite H, Hilton Head Island. 843-686- 6996 or outsidehiltonhead.com.

SEPT. 9-10

THE ANDRAE MURCHISON QUARTET 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.

SEPT. 10

BILINGUAL TOURS AT THE MORRIS CENTER: Learn about the history, art, and culture of the Lowcountry during these guided tours in Spanish and English. Free. 10 a.m., 2 p.m., Morris Center for Lowcountry Heritage, 10782 South Jacob Smart Boulevard, Ridgeland. 843-284-9227 or morrisheritagecenter.org.

DOCUMENTARY SCREENING: Settle in for an enlightening documentary screening of “A Month and Some Days/Un Mes y Dias.” The documentary speaks through the voice of the Tri-County Latino community, including its challenges and achievements as immigrants. Suggested $5 donation. 3 p.m., Morris Center for Lowcountry Heritage, 10782 South Jacob Smart Boulevard, Ridgeland. 843-284-9227 or morrisheritagecenter.org.

LOWCOUNTRY COLOR RUN: Proceeds from this Fun Run/5K will go to “I Got Shoes,” a nonprofit that provides shoes for those in need in Uganda. Fun festivities will take place after the race for participants. Registration is $35 for adults, $20 for children under 12. 9:30 a.m., LowCountry Community Church, 801 Buckwalter Parkway, Bluffton. 843-836-1101 or lowcountrycc.org.

MOVE YOUR MIND: Join Memory Matters for a fun 5K or 10K walk/run featuring food, prizes, and more. Pets welcome. Tickets are $20- $35. 7:30-10:30 a.m., May River High School, 601 New Riverside Drive, Bluffton. 843-842- 6688 or mymemorymatters.org.

SOUTH BEACH LOWCOUNTRY BOIL: Kick off early fall in the South with a classic Lowcountry boil, featuring fresh shrimp, corn and potatoes paired with waterfront live music. 12 p.m., The Salty Dog, 232 South Sea Pines Drive, Hilton Head Island. 843-671-2233 or saltydog.com.

SEPT. 10-11

OLUKAI LOWCOUNTRY BOIL PADDLE BATTLE: Join this Lowcountry paddle battle to help raise money for the Outside Foundation. The battle features three courses and cash awards and trophies will be presented to the winners. 8 a.m.-12 p.m., Rowing and Sailing Center, 137 Squire Pope Road, Hilton Head Island. lowcountrypaddle.com.

SEPT. 13

PRESENTATION: “AN ECOLOGICAL DISASTER IN THE MAKING”: Join veteran foreign correspondent James Borton for a presentation about how the sea’s sustainability is being threatened by the negative impact of continuous coastal development, climate change, ocean acidification, plastic pollution, reclamations, overfishing, and population and political pressures from all neighboring states. Free. 10 a.m., Hilton Head Library, 11 Beach City Road, Hilton Head Island. 843-384-6758 or wachh.org.

SEPT. 14

STROKE SUPPORT GROUP: Encompass Rehabilitation Hospital of Bluffton is offering a stroke support group featuring refreshments, educational resources, fun activities, and socializing. Free. 3-4 p.m., Encompass Rehabilitation Hospital, 107 Seagrass Station Road, Bluffton. 843-415-6699 or encompasshealth.com.

SEPT. 16

BEER MILE: Bring a friend and take part in the Island Rec Center’s inaugural Beer Mile. Each competitor drinks four cans or bottles of beer, then runs four laps around Lowcountry Celebration Park. Must have a designated driver to participate. Cost is $30, includes shirt and snacks. 6-8 p.m., Lowcountry Celebration Park, 94 Pope Avenue, Hilton Head Island. 843-681-7273 or islandreccenter.org.

BLUFFTON MOVIE NIGHT: The Town of Bluffton is hosting six movie nights to bring Bluffton families together in Town parks throughout the remainder of 2022; featuring bounce houses, games, and a movie. The September movie is “Sing 2.” 6-8 p.m., Oscar Frazier Park, 7 Recreation Court, Bluffton. 843- 706-4500 or townofbluffton.com.

SEPT. 16-17

THE EDWIN G. HAMILTON TRIO AT THE JAZZ CORNER: Featuring Donald Vega and Ben Wolfe. $10. 7:30-11 p.m., The Jazz Corner, 1000 William Hilton Parkway, Hilton Head Island. 843-842-8620 or thejazzcorner.com.

SEPT. 17

CRAFT BEER AND BURGER FEST: Enjoy live music, waterfront views, craft beer, and a big, juicy burger creation. Free admission. 12 p.m., The Salty Dog, 232 South Sea Pines Drive, Hilton Head Island. 843- 671-2233 or saltydog.com.

LOWCOUNTRY REPTILES: Slither on in to get up close and personal with species of local snakes. Erin McBeth from Lowcountry Exotics LLC will introduce visitors to scaly friends and explain the differences between venomous and non-venomous snakes. Suitable for the whole family. Suggested $5 donation. 11 a.m. Morris Center for Lowcountry Heritage, 10782 South Jacob Smart Boulevard, Ridgeland. 843-284-9227 or morrisheritagecenter.org.

SEPT. 18

COOKING DEMO: FRESH CATCH: Gather round the table for a cooking demonstration at Alexander’s, led by Executive Chef Charles Pejeau. Learn how to clean, prepare, and cook your fresh catch. All the money collected will be given to the Palmetto Dunes Employee Assistance Program. Cost is $25. 2-3 p.m., Alexander’s Restaurant, 76 Queens Folly Road, Hilton Head Island. 855-511-0999 or alexandersrestaurant.com.

SEPT. 20

SOUTH CAROLINA “HERSTORY”: Scores of women have left an indelible mark on “herstory” in the Palmetto State. This inspiring talk connects to The Supper Table. Free. 6 p.m., Morris Center for Lowcountry Heritage, 10782 South Jacob Smart Boulevard, Ridgeland. 843-284- 9227 or morrisheritagecenter.org.

SEPT. 22

MARINE INVERTEBRATES: Dive deep into the life of smaller marine creatures during this hands-on interactive experience. Cost is $12 for adults, $7 for children ages 4-12. 6-7 p.m., Coastal Discovery Museum, 70 Honey Horn Drive, Hilton Head Island. 843-689-6767, ext. 223 or coastaldiscovery.org.

SEPT. 23-24

SVETLANA & THE DELANCEY FIVE AT THE JAZZ CORNER: A Night at the Speakeasy, “Making Hot Jazz Sound Cool.” $10. 7:30-11 p.m., The Jazz Corner, 1000 William Hilton Parkway, Hilton Head Island. 843-842- 8620 or thejazzcorner.com.

SEPT. 24

NATIVE PLANT SALE: The Coastal Discovery Museum will have over 90 native plant species for sale to cover diverse landscaping needs, from vines to blooming bushes to butterfly-friendly plants. Native plants have the advantage of being adapted to the local environment and therefore require little or no care at all. One-gallon potted plants are $9, threegallon potted plants are $16. Cash or check only. 10 a.m.-1 p.m., Coastal Discovery Museum, 70 Honey Horn Drive, Hilton Head Island. 843-689- 6767, ext. 223 or coastaldiscovery.org.

BLUFFTEMBER FEST SUNSET PARTY: Enjoy an outdoor music festival and Oktoberfest celebration on the May River, featuring live music, arts and crafts, and more. Lawn chairs are permitted; no outdoor food or drinks allowed. Cost is $15 in advance, $20 at the door. 3-8 p.m., Oyster Factory Park, 55 Wharf Street, Bluffton. 843-757-8520 or blufftonsunsetparty.com.

LOWCOUNTRY BOIL: Enjoy a Lowcountry boil to benefit the Lowcountry Legal Volunteers, featuring live music, a community beer garden, and more. Tickets are $50. 5-8 p.m., The Sands, Port Royal, Hilton Head Island. 843-815-1570 or lclv.org.

LOWCOUNTRY BOOK CLUB CONVENTION: The Lowcountry Book Club Convention is ideal for book club members, those interested in joining a book club, or anyone who simply loves the joy of reading. Featuring author events, a tour of the Culinary Institute, book signings, and more. Registration fee is $15-$40. 9:30-3:30 p.m., Culinary Institute of the South, 1 Venture Drive, Bluffton. 843-379-7025 or patconroyliterarycenter.org.

SHRIMP FESTIVAL: This family-friendly event will feature savory shrimp dishes prepared by 18 Hilton Head-area chefs, craft beers from more than 14 breweries, specialty vendors, a Kids Zone, and live music. Early bird admission is $60 for adults over 21, $40 for non-drinking adults, free for children under 8. 1-4 p.m., Harbour Town, Hilton Head Island. 866-561- 8802 or seapinesresort.com.

WING AND CHILI COOK OFF: Guests are the judge as the Salty Dog chefs go head-to-head to determine who can craft the tastiest wings and chili in South Beach. Free admission. The Salty Dog, 232 South Sea Pines Drive, Hilton Head Island. 843-671-2233 or saltydog.com.

THROUGH SEPT. 24

EXHIBIT: “SURROUNDINGS… CAPTURING THE LOWCOUNTRY ON CANVAS”: Artist Robin Sue Ross will have her impressionistic paintings on display, featuring colorful tributes to the Lowcountry landscape. Free. 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.

SEPT. 26

HABITAT FOR HUMANITY CHARITY GOLF TOURNAMENT: This annual golf tournament will celebrate 25 years of fun, fellowship, and building homes with tournament proceeds going to families in need of a safe place to live. Player fee is $250. 9 a.m., Oldfield Club, 130 Oldfield Way, Bluffton. 843-681-5864 or habitathhi.org.

SEPT. 29

ART AND APPETIZERS: Enjoy an evening of art and appetizers to support Memory Matters. The event will feature three local artists who will have their work on display: Amos Hummell, HeeJune Shin, and Pam White. Free admission. 4:30-7 p.m., Memory Matters, 117 William Hilton Parkway, Hilton Head Island. 843-842- 6688 or mymemorymatters.org.

SEA TURTLE PAINT PARTY: Let your creative juices flow during this fun and informal painting party. Explore the joys of color blending, working with shapes and brush strokes, and expressing yourself in an inspirational atmosphere. Cost is $35, includes all supplies. Suitable for ages 7 and older. 5-7 p.m., Coastal Discovery Museum, 70 Honey Horn Drive, Hilton Head Island. 843-689-6767, ext. 223 or coastaldiscovery.org.

SEPT. 30

CONCERT: “A NIGHT AT THE MOVIES”: Join the Hilton Head Choral Society for an evening of familiar cinematic tunes, including songs from movies like Saving Private Ryan, Star Wars, Home Alone, Gladiator, Prince of Egypt, and more. The concert will take audience members on a cinematic journey through the decades with musical pieces for all ages. Tickets are $15-$40. 7 p.m., First Presbyterian Church, 540 William Hilton Parkway, Hilton Head Island. 843-341-3818 or hiltonheadchoralsociety.org.

SEPT. 30-OCT. 1

NOEL FREIDLINE AND MARIA HOWELL AT THE JAZZ CORNER: Reimagining Motown. $10. 7:30-11 p.m., The Jazz Corner, 1000 William Hilton Parkway, Hilton Head Island. 843-842- 8620 or thejazzcorner.com.

THROUGH OCT. 2

EXHIBIT: “PAINT WHAT YOU LOVE AND LOVE WHAT YOU PAINT: Artist Mary Treadwell will have her artwork on display, featuring watercolor works with a broad range of subject matter, including colorful fish and bright flowers. Free. 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Society of Bluffton Artists, 6 Church Street, Bluffton. 843-757-6586 or sobagallery.com.

THROUGH OCT. 7

SCORE MINORITY SMALL BUSINESS PROGRAM: SCORE SC Lowcountry has a new program that will offer awards up to $2,500 to minority small businesses. Award money can be used by small businesses for direct company operations, like licensing support, website operations, and more. Applications are available through Oct. 7. Apply at sclowcountry.score.org.

SAVE THE DATE

OCT. 1

LOW COUNTRY FISH AND GRITS MUSIC FESTIVAL: Family-friendly festival at the Lowcountry Celebration Park on HHI. Bringing awareness to the Gullah Geechee culture with a mix of international and local musical talent, unique crafts, and indigenous cuisine. 1-6 p.m. fishandgritsmusicfest.com

OCT. 1

COMMUNITY YARD SALE: High Tide Restoration and Cleaning is hosting a Community Yard Sale and offering booth space to those with stuff to sell. Register soon for booth space. Free. 7 a.m.-12 p.m., High Tide Restoration and Cleaning, 322 Spanish Wells Road, Hilton Head Island. 843-422-7360 or hightiderestoration. com.

NOV. 6

BIKE BLUFFTON: The Boys & Girls Club of Bluffton will host a premier cycling fundraising event in November to raise money for the Club. The ride will feature four routes for everyone from avid cyclists to families looking for a fun morning out. After the event, participants can enjoy food, music, and activities. Registration costs start at $50. 8 a.m., The Boys & Girls Club of Bluffton, 100 H. E. McCracken Circle, Bluffton. 843-757-2845 or bgcbluffton.org.

ONGOING EVENTS

Mondays

INDIGO TIE DYE: Learn how indigo dye is made from a plant and use it to create a tie- dyed T-shirt to take home. All supplies are provided. Cost is $12 for adults, $7 for children. 1:30 p.m., Coastal Discovery Museum, 70 Honey Horn Drive, Hilton Head Island. 843-689-6767, ext. 223 or coastaldiscovery.org.

Mondays

SEA TURTLES: Learn about nesting sea turtles on Hilton Head’s beaches and how to protect this endangered species, led by marine biologist Amber Kuehn. Event will be held rain or shine. Bring a chair or towel. Donations suggested. 8-9 p.m., Lowcountry Celebration Park, 94 Pope Avenue, Hilton Head Island. seaturtlepatrolhhi.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.

Mondays through Saturdays

SMITH STEARNS TENNIS ACADEMY: SUMMER TENNIS CAMP: Smith Stearns provides top-notch tennis instruction, worldclass coaching, excellent match play and an overall fantastic program to help students achieve their tennis goals. Programs are available daily and weekly for match play ready kids, ages 8 through college level. Private lessons are also available. Camps run each week through Labor Day weekend. 843-363-4789 or smithstearns.com.

Tuesdays

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.

Tuesdays

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.

Tuesdays

THE FARMERS & MAKERS MARKET: Celebrate fresh, celebrate local. Enjoy the colorful displays that grow and change each week throughout the season at this charming, weekly festival. Now in its 9th year, the Market will present more fresh, local produce, more seafood, more breads and baked goods, and more crafts, artisans and “makers” than ever before. Free admission. 10 a.m.-2 p.m., The Shops at Sea Pines Center, 71 Lighthouse Road, Hilton Head Island. 843-363-5699 or theshopsatseapinescenter.com.

Tuesdays

ZION CEMETERY AND BAYNARD MAUSOLEUM COSTUMED CEMETERY TOUR: Visit the gravesites of four Revolutionary War heroes and learn about the blood skirmish fought just a few steps away. $15 Adult/$10 Child, 10:30 a.m., Corner of U.S. 278 & Matthews Dr, Hilton Head Island. Reservations required- 843- 686-6560 or heritagelib.org.

Wednesdays, Fridays

CRITTER MEET AND GREET: Drop by this casual “Meet and Greet” to learn about the alligators, snakes, and a few other fun critters that share Hilton Head Island with us. Take this opportunity to see animals up close, get hands-on and hold a critter or two, take pictures of or with your favorite critters, and learn more about these amazing animals and how to safely share the Lowcountry with them. Cost is $10. 9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Coastal Discovery Museum, 70 Honey Horn Drive, Hilton Head Island. 843-689-6767, ext. 223, or coastaldiscovery.org.

Thursdays

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.

Thursdays

DUELING PIANOS SHOW: The only Dueling Pianos Show on Hilton Head Island takes place each Thursday night on the Rooftop Bar. 8-11 p.m., Rooftop Bar at Poseidon, 38 Shelter Cove Lane, Hilton Head Island. 843-341-3838 or therooftophhi.com.

Thursdays

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.

Thursdays

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.

Thursdays

LCC KIDS STORYTIME: This fun weekly event is a great opportunity for your Pre-K little ones to listen to stories, make new friends, and for parents to socialize too. Plus, children will enjoy crafts, flannel board interactive stories, and playtime. Free. 10-11 a.m., LowCountry Community Church, 801 Buckwalter Parkway, Bluffton. 843-836- 1101 or lowcountrycc.org.

Thursdays, Fridays

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.com.

Fridays

SIT AND STITCH: Practice needlepoint every Friday during this casual sit and stitch event. All levels welcome. Free. 10 a.m., Needlepoint Junction, 1000 William Hilton Parkway, Suite 6134, Hilton Head Island. 843-842-8488 or shopneedlepointjunction.com.

Fridays

BEGINNER SHAG LESSONS AND SOCIAL DANCING: The Hilton Head Island Carolina Shag Club will host Friday night beginner shag lessons, followed by social dances. Lessons are open to couples, singles, and anyone who loves to dance. Dances are open to the public and all styles of dancers: shag, ballroom, swing, country, or line. Fee is $5. 5:30 p.m., Christ Lutheran Church, 829 William Hilton Parkway, Hilton Head Island. 843-363-6008 or hiltonheadshagclub.com.

Saturdays

MARINA MORNINGS: OUTDOOR YOGA: Practice yoga on the pavilion at Shelter Cove, with draft kombucha to follow. All levels welcome. Cost is $20. 8 a.m., Pure Salt Studios, 1 Shelter Cove Lane, Hilton Head Island. 843-707-7027 or puresaltstudios.com.

DAILY EVENTS

ALLIGATOR AND WILDLIFE TOUR: Alligator and Wildlife Boat Tour with H2O Sports in the Sea Pines Forest Preserve. Get an up-close view of indigenous plant and animal life, including the American alligator, on a one-hour guided boat tour. Reservations are required, 843-671-4386 or h2osports.com.

COLIGNY SUMMER MUSIC: Join Coligny at the Center Stage every night this summer for live music Memorial Day Weekend through Labor Day weekend. 6:30-8:30 p.m. Coligny Plaza, 1 North Forest Beach Drive, Hilton Head Island. 843-842-6050 or colignyplaza.org.

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 : 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.

SALTY DOG WEEKLY EVENTS: Have fun in South Beach with the Salty Dog. Nightly events include Turtle Trackers on Mondays and Sundays, Juggling on Tuesdays and Saturdays, Dance Party on Wednesdays and Fridays, Colorpalooza on Thursdays. Times vary. Salty Dog Cafe, 232 South Sea Pines Drive, Hilton Head Island. 843- 671-2233 or saltydog.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.