October 2022 Calendar of Events

Around Town

OCT. 1 
Hounds on the Harbour:  A dog-lover’s event that features dog games and contests, a raffle and vendors providing information on training, boarding, grooming and veterinary care. The Hilton Head Humane Association will have dogs available for adoption. 10 a.m.-12 p.m. Sea Pines Harbour Town Green, 31 Lighthouse Ln, Hilton Head Island. 843-681-8686 or seapines.com or hhhumane.org.

OCT. 1
Noel Friedline & Maria Howell Present Re-Imagining Motown: Two concerts nightly: 6:30 and 9pm. Reservations highly recommended. The Jazz Corner, 1000 William Hilton Pkwy, Hilton Head Island. 843-842-8620 or thejazzcorner.com.

OCT. 1
South Beach Oyster Roast: Delicious, fresh, local oyster buckets plus tasty oyster creations. Enjoy live music on the waterfront and a toasty firepit. Happy hour from 4-6pm. 843-671-2233 or Saltydog.com.  

OCT. 1
Community Yard Sale: High Tide Restoration and Cleaning is hosting a Community Yard Sale and offering booth space. Register soon. Free. 7 a.m.-1p.m., High Tide Restoration and Cleaning, 322 Spanish Wells Road, Hilton Head Island. 843-422-7360 or hightiderestoration.com

OCT. 2
Mindful Triathlon Hilton Head Island: Hosted by Jiva Yoga, The Hilton Head Running Company and Go Tri-Sports benefitting The Sea Turtle Patrol of Hilton Head Island: A run/walk 5K event followed by 45 minutes of yoga on the beach and ending with a guided meditation and gong experience. Cost is $35. Kids 12 and under participate for free. 9 a.m. Packet pickup at 8:15 a.m. Coligny Beach Park, 1 Coligny Circle, Hilton Head Island. Register online at Hiltonheadrunningcompany.com or runsignup.com.  

OCT. 5
Craft Hilton Head 2022: 8th Regional Juried Fine Art Craft Guild Exhibition and Reception:  Exclusive presentation of a wide variety of imaginative crafts on display for sale. The exhibit and reception are free and open to the public. The Art League Gallery features local artwork in all media created by more than 170 member artists. Reception: Oct. 5, 5-6 p.m. Art League Gallery open every day from Oct. 4- Nov. 12, Mon-Sat., 10 a.m.-4 p.m./ Sunday, 12- 4 p.m. Art League Gallery, located inside Arts Center of Coastal Carolina, next to the box office, 14 Shelter Cove Lane, Hilton Head Island. 843-681-5060. Artleaguehhi.org.  

OCT. 6
Technical College of the Lowcountry Open House:  Students interested in attending class this school year can attend this event for information on student programs, enrollment and financial aid. 4-6 p.m. TCL’s New River Campus, 100 Community College Drive, Bluffton, SC 29909. 843-470-6000 or Tcl.edu.  

OCT. 6 
Two-Man Show: Artwork by TJ Cunningham & Adam Clague: One-week painting showcase in Hilton Head. Artwork will be on display Oct. 3-7. The artist’s reception is free and open to the public. 5-7 p.m. Art League Academ, 106 Cordillo Parkway, Hilton Head Island. 843-842-5738 or artleaguehhi.org.  

OCT. 6
Jesus People Tour:  Live contemporary Christian music concert at Calvary Baptist Temple in Savannah featuring many of Danny Gokey’s best songs. Also featuring music from Jordan Feliz and Tasha Layton. The cost is $25 and up. 7 p.m. Dannygokey.com.  

OCT. 7 -8
The 37th Annual Kiwanis Club of Hilton Head Island Chili Cook Off & Jeep Island Presented by Hampton by Hilton: Oct. 7, the weekend kicks off with live music at Lowcountry Celebration Park, 94 Pope Ave., Hilton Head Island. 4:30-9p.m. The cost is $25-$30 after Oct. 5 for admission. On Oct. 8, enjoy chili from over 25 local vendors competing for Hilton Head Island’s Best Chili 2022 and see Jeeps from across the Country at Jeep Island at The Coastal Discovery Museum, 70 Honey Horn Dr, Hilton Head Island. Live Music, Kids Zone, Concessions. Cost is $25 and includes one Jeep entry and admission for two to the chili cook off. Purchase tickets at jeepisland.org or Islandreccenter.org. info@islandreccenter.org.  

OCT. 7-8
Sharon Clark with The Chris Grasso Trio: Two concerts Nightly: 6:30 and 9 p.m. Reservations highly recommended. The Jazz Corner, 1000 William Hilton Pkwy, Hilton Head Island. 843-842-8620. 

OCT. 8
Salty Dog’s BaconFest: Enjoy waterfront dining at this event where everything is better with bacon. 12 p.m. 843-671-2233 or Saltydog.com

OCT. 8
Touch A Truck at Coligny: Join The Island Academy to learn about sea turtles and meet members of The Sea Turtle Patrol HHI. Free. 11 a.m.- 1 p.m. Coligny Plaza Shopping Center, 1 N Forest Beach Dr., Hilton Head Island. Seaturtlepatrolhhi.org.  

OCT. 8
NamiWalks Your Way Lowcountry:  Raise voices and awareness to fund and drive NAMI’s free, top-rated programs. 8:30 a.m-12:30pm. Coligny Beach, 1 Coligny Beach Park, Hilton Head Island. For more information, contact michelle.casey@namilowcountry.org. 843-301-1964 or namiwalks.org.

OCT. 9 
The Big 10 at Hilton Head Picnic: All Big Ten alumni, supporters and fans are invited to attend and wear their school colors. Cost is $10 per person. $20 per person with boxed lunch. Children 12 and under are free. 4-6 p.m. Register online before event by emailing BIG10onHH@gmail.com or visit Facebook at Big Ten Conference on Hilton Head. Coastal Discover Museum pavilion at Honey Horn, 70 Honey Horn Dr., Hilton Head Island. 

OCT. 11
Crescendo Kick-Off Party: Kick-off party in the park to launch a month-long celebration of artists with an art market, food, drinks and performances. Ribbon cutting and dedication for the new Sculpture Walk including a meet and greet with the artists who created the pieces. The after-party will be at Tio’s Latin American Kitchen. Free. 4:30-6:30 p.m. Shelter Cove Community Park, 39 Shelter Cove Ln, Hilton Head. 

OCT. 12
Artist’s Reception by Art League Academy: Balance: Original Artwork by Richard Grant:   Original Artwork by Richard Grant will be on display Oct. 10 through Nov. 18. The artist’s reception will be free and open to the public from 5-7 p.m. Art League Academy, 106 Cordillo Parkway, Hilton Head Island. 843-842-5738 or Academy@artleaguehhi.org or artleaguehhi.org.   

OCT. 12-23
South Carolina State Fair: Enjoy great food, rides, agriculture and livestock, equine shows, arts and crafts, flower shows, animals and lots of family fun. General Admission is $10. Rides, food and activities sold separately. SC State Fair, 1200 Rosewood Dr, Columbia, SC. 803-799-3387 or scstatefair.org.  

OCT. 13 
Mutt Mixer: AutoNation Suburu Hilton Head to host fall concert celebrating Palmetto Animal League’s 12th birthday: Mingle with some of the Lowcountry’s cutest and most eligible dogs. Live music from the bluegrass band Lowcountry Boil and door prizes. Fee-waived pet adoptions. AutoNation Subaru Hilton Head will donate $100 to PAL for every dog or cat adopted in October.  5:30-7:30 p.m. 843-962-9813 or 111 Drivers Way, Hardeeville. www.autonation.

OCT. 13
Fill the Need Program 5th Year Anniversary Celebration: Mark the fifth anniversary of the collaboration between Palmetto Breeze Transit and Second Helpings who provide food for hundreds of regular commuter passengers every week. Palmetto Breeze Transit, 25 Benton Field Dr, Bluffton. For more information on this celebration, contact Brian Sullivan- 843-757-5782. secondhelpingslc.org, palmettobreezetransit.com.

OCT. 14
2022 Festival on Main: Enjoy food, craft vendors, amusement rides and great music. On Friday evening, dance to the music of local band Deas Guyz. On Saturday evening, 1980s tribute band The Reagan Years will perform. Fri., Oct. 14- 5-10 p.m., and Sat, Oct. 15 11 a.m.-10 p.m. Hardeeville City Hall, 205 Main Street, Hardeeville. 843-227-4089 or recre8@hardeeville.gov. Scliving.coop.  

OCT. 14
Folsom ‘68: A Johnny Cash Tribute: USCB Center for the Arts: Revisit a special time in history with the ultimate tribute band performing live. $40 Adult. $35 Military/Senior Citizen. $25 Student. 3 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. USCB Center for the Arts, 801 Carteret St, Beaufort. 843-521-4145 or defurman@uscb.edu. Purchase tickets online at centerfortheartstickets.universitytickets.com.  

OCT. 14-15
The Neal Caine Trio: Two concerts nightly: 6:30 p.m. and 9 p.m. Reservations highly recommended. The Jazz Corner, 1000 William Hilton Pkwy, Hilton Head Island. 843-842-8620.

OCT. 14-16
Habersham Harvest Festival: Public event by Plum Productions: Beaufort’s premier family-friendly fall festival captures the essence of autumn, community and local flavor and fun in celebration of the coastal town of Habersham. 4-6 p.m. Habersham Marketplace, 13 Market, Beaufort. 843-846-3444 or habershamharvestfestival.com.  

OCT. 14-16, OCT. 21-23

MUSICAL COMEDY MURDERS OF 1940: A play by John Bishop and directed by Christine Grefe. Presented by May River Theatre Company. 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday. 2 p.m. Sunday Matinee. Fee is $25. Ulmer Auditorium, Bluffton Town Hall.  843-815-5581. mayrivertheatre.com. 

OCT. 15
The Salty Dog’s Hushpuppy Fest: Enjoy delicious hushpuppies and live music with waterfront dining. Happy Hour from 4-6 p.m. 843-671-2233 or Saltydog.com

OCT. 16
Innova Latin Music Festival: La Isla Magazine brings Latin flavor and music to the Lowcountry for the 10th year. Featuring Casanova, Church Diamond and Savannah Latin Swing. $10 per person. Kids 12 and under are free. 12 p.m.- 9 p.m. Shelter Cove Community Park, 39 Shelter Cove Ln, Hilton Head Island. 843-681-2393 laislamagazine.com.  

OCT. 16
Boat Parade on the May and Blessing of the Fleet: Hosted by Historic Bluffton Arts and Seafood Festival: Make plans to gather around the Sandbar by boat at 3 p.m. and proceed to the Public Dock in Wright Family Park following our Admiral of the Fleet. Free and open to the public. 4 p.m. Wright Family Park, 111 Calhoun Street, Historic Bluffton. Purchase tickets online blufftonartsandseafoodfestival.org.  

OCT. 16
Art on the Street: Stroll Historic Bluffton. Arts exhibits, music and more. A celebration of exceptional, handmade, original, local and pop-up art on gallery lawns and porches in Martin Family Park. Enjoy the music of Angela Easterling from 12- 3 p.m. Martin Family Park, 68 Boundary Street, Historic Bluffton. 11 a.m.- 4 p.m. blufftonartsandseafoodfestival.org.  

OCT. 19-22 
Ghosts & Myths of Hilton Head Island: Bringing to life the myths of Zion Cemetery and other sites on the Island. Witness the life from the 18th and 19th centuries through the eyes of Lydia Davant, Mary Kirk, William Baynard and more. Limited space. Not recommended for children under 10 years old. The cost is $15 per person. One show each night at 7 p.m. 843- 686-6560. Purchase tickets online in advance at heritagelib.org.

OCT. 19-23

The CJ Cup: Congaree Golf Club in Ridgeland will host The CJ Cup featuring a 78-man field. Rory McIlroy has committed to compete. Visit CJCUPSouthCarolina.com.

OCT. 20
Artist’s Reception: Peter Cram: Admire this local artist’s work, who has had many exhibitions locally and in New York. He has also spent many years of his life in Bluffton as an experienced fisherman, Captain, crabber and family man. Refreshments will be served. Gallery Artist Demonstrations are Oct. 25- Nov. 18. 5-8 p.m. Four Corners Fine Art & Framing, 1263-B May River Rd, Old Town Bluffton.843-757-8185 or fourcornersgallerybluffton.com 

OCT. 20
Outdoor Pops in the Park: Hosted by Historic Bluffton Arts and Seafood Festival: Enjoy the beautiful sounds of the Hilton Head Symphony Orchestra under the stars at this live concert. General lawn seating. Bring folding chairs, a blanket and food and/or beverages. 7:30pm. Martin Family Park, 68 Boundary St, Historic Bluffton. Blufftonartsandseafoodfestival.org.  

OCT. 20-21 
Roberto Coin Trunk Show: Explore the newly Coined Fall Collections including Duchessa, Cialoma, Tiny Treasures Venetian Princess and Navarra, Siena. Complimentary gift with your Roberto Coin purchase. 10 a.m.- 6 p.m. Forsythe Jewelers, The Shops at Sea Pines Center, 71 Lighthouse Rd, Suite 311, Hilton Head Island. 843-671-7070 or forsythejewelers.biz.  

OCT. 21-22 
Richard Ochoa Presents: Velvet Caravan: Two shows nightly: 6:30 p.m. and 9 p.m. Reservations highly recommended. The Jazz Corner, 1000 William Hilton Pkwy, Hilton Head Island. 843-842-8620 or thejazzcorner.com.  

OCT. 22
Hilton Head Island Italian Heritage Festival: Presented by the Italian American Club Hilton Head: The Old Country Comes to The Lowcountry for its 12th year. Food, wine, a kids’ zone, live music and a grape-stomping contest.  Food booths. Cooking demonstrations. Tickets are $6 (free for kids under 10) and can be purchased at the gate or  iachh.org/italian-heritage-festival. Proceeds support. $6/person. Free parking. 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Coastal Discovery Museum, 70 Honey Horn Dr, Hilton Head Island. For more information, please call or email Paul Ciamano at 412-897-1148 or paccomkt@aol.com. iachh.org.  

OCT. 22
The Salty Dog’s Shrimp Extravaganza: Shrimp, shrimp and more shrimp. Create the Lowcountry’s favorite seafare from classic to tasty new creations. Live music and waterfront dining. Happy Hour from 4-6 p.m. 843-671-2233 or Saltydog.com

OCT. 22-29
Halloween Wagon Rides: Hop aboard a red wagon and enjoy a wagon journey around Fish Island. Along the way enjoy a Halloween themed I-spy. Show off your costume. Reservations required. $18/adult and $16/child (at least one adult must accompany children under the age of 16). 10:30 and 11:30 a.m. Sea Pines Heritage Farm, Hilton Head Island. 843-842-1979 or seapines.com.  

OCT. 22
Rockin’ on the Dock: Enjoy live music from The Chiggers, eat delicious local seafood and end the evening with an amazing fireworks display. 6-9 p.m. Bluffton Oyster Factory Park, 63 Wharf Street, Bluffton. Blufftonartsandseafoodfestival.org.  

OCT. 26
Grammy Award-Winning Vocalist Quiana Parler with The Lavon Stevens Trio: Two shows nightly. 6:30 p.m. and 9 p.m. Reservations highly recommended. The Jazz Corner, 1000 William Hilton Pkwy, Hilton Head Island. 843-842-8620 or thejazzcorner.com.  

OCT. 27
LCC Kids Storytime: 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.

OCT. 28-29
Shana Tucker with The Christian Tamburr Trio: Two concerts nightly: 6:30 p.m. and 9 p.m. Reservations highly recommended. The Jazz Corner, 1000 William Hilton Pkwy. Hilton Head Island. 843-842-8620 or thejazzcorner.com.  

OCT. 29
The Salty Dog’s South Beach Haunted Bar-B-Q:  A fun family event featuring delicious barbeque, festive family fun, a costume contest, spooky sweet treats and live music on the waterfront. 12pm. 843-671-2233 or Saltydog.com

OCT. 29 
2022 Alzheimer’s Association Walk to End Alzheimer’s in Bluffton: Participants will join the fight and walk to honor those affected by Alzheimer’s. Registration begins at 10 a.m. Opening ceremony begins at 10:45 a.m. Promenade in Old Town Bluffton, 1 Promenade Street, Bluffton. For more information or to volunteer, contact Briana Baynard at 843-614-6608 or bbaynard@alz.org. Act.alz.org.  

OCT. 29

50th Anniversary Gala: Art League of Hilton Head: A special evening of dinner and dancing with Deas-Guyz, raffles, and program celebrating the nonprofit organization’s tenure on Hilton Head from 1972-2022. Tickets are $150 per person or $1,600 for a reserved VIP table of eight. 5:30 p.m. Sonesta Resort on Hilton Head, 130 Shipyard Drive. 843-842-5738 or Academy@artleaguehhi.org or artleaguehhi.org

Oktoberfest at Plant Riverside District: Celebrate old and new German traditions with family-friendly fun including live polka music and festive competitions. The exceptional restaurants of Plant Riverside will serve specialty beers as well as food and beverages. Free and open to the public. 1-4 p.m. Plant Riverside District Pavilion Tent, 400 W River St, Savannah, GA. 912-373-9100 or plantriverside.com.  

OCT. 30 
Halloween on the Harbour: Celebrate Halloween at The Sea Pines Resort with trick-or-treating and activities around Harbour Town. Everyone is welcome to attend and invited to wear a costume. Visitors who are not owners or registered guests of The Sea Pines Resort need to pay a gate fee to enter The Sea Pines Community. Free to attend. 1:30-3:30pm. 843-842-1979 or Seapines.com.  

Little Shop of Horrors: The world’s most ravenous plant is back with a bite. Tickets are $67/$57 for single adults/children. Recommended for ages 13 and older. Arts Center of Coastal Carolina, 14 Shelter Cove Lane, Hilton Head Island. 843-842-2787 or artshhi.com


NOV. 4-6
20th Hilton Head Island Concours d’ Elegance & Motoring Festival: A weekend of exciting events including the Aeroport Gala on Friday, Nov. 4 from 7-10 p.m., the Car Club Showcase on Sat., Nov. 5 from 9 a.m.-4 p.m. and the main event on Sun., Nov. 6 from 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Best in Show on Sunday. Sunday’s event tickets can be purchased online. Sunday event pricing: Adult admission is $75. Students and Active-Duty Military are FREE. VIP packages and multi-Day tickets are available online. hhiconcours.com.  

NOV. 5
A Wonderful Time of the Year!: Presented by Hilton Head Shore Notes, a women’s a capella chorus: Tickets are $20 and are available for purchase at Burkes’ Pharmacy in Hilton Head, Pretty Papers in the Village at Wexford and Markel’s at Kitties Crossing in Bluffton. 7 p.m. Seahawk Cultural Center, 70 Wilborn Road, Hilton Head Island. 843-422-4799 or purchase tickets online at hiltonheadshorenotes.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. After the event, participants can enjoy food, music and activities. Registration costs start at $50. 8a.m., The Boys & Girls Club of Bluffton, 100 H.E. McCracken Circle, Bluffton. 843-757-2845 or bgcbluffton.org.

NOV. 11
2022 Veterans Day Remembrance Ceremony: The American Legion Alexander Wattay Post 185 and the Military Veterans Coalition of Hilton Head Island host this year’s ceremony. The keynote speaker is Joe McNamara, on the Board of Directors of Operation Patriots FOB in Ridgeland. Free and open to the public. 10:30 a.m. Shelter Cove Veterans Memorial Park, 59 Shelter Cove Ln, Hilton Head Island. 843-342-6322 or warrenagraves@hotmail.com.  

NOV. 11-12
Hilton Head Oyster Festival: On Friday evening, Nov. 11, 5-8 p.m., All You Can Eat Event at Shelter Cove Park. All You Can Eat steamed local oysters, Lowcountry boil, seafood chowder, pulled pork and chili. Live music. Nov. 11- $55 Adults/$45 Children, 5-8pm. On Saturday, Nov. 12: Main Event at Lowcountry Celebration Park. Restaurants will compete for the best seafood dish. Nov 12- $8 before Oct. 1, $10 after Oct 1/ Children 10 and under are Free. Tickets and all purchases inside the festival through the Crowdblink App. 10 a.m.- 4 p.m. 843-681-7273 islandreccenter.org.  


Memory Enhancing Classes: A memory enhancing program providing curriculum-based, mind-enhancing content to encourage socialization, stimulation and support for individuals newly diagnosed with early memory loss. Costs: 1 day per week is $200; 2 days per week is $350. In-person on Mondays & Wednesdays. Virtual classes are offered on Thursdays between 10:30 a.m.- 11:30 a.m. Memory Matters, 117 William Hilton Pkwy, Hilton Head Island. 843-842-6688 or mymemorymatters.org.  

Rest, Relaxation and Rejuvenation: Relax with private yoga in a Himalayan salt room (Halotherapy), heal your body in the Infrared sauna or book an appointment for a private massage or sound bath session. Call to book an appointment. Shelter Cove Lane and Marina, 9 Harbourside Lane, Suite B, Hilton Head Island. 843-715-2825 or puresaltstudios.com.  

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.  

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

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

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

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

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. 4:30 p.m., Coastal Discovery Museum, 70 Honey Horn Drive, Hilton Head Island. 843-689-6767, ext. 223 or coastaldiscovery.org

Thirsty Thursdays Wine Tasting: Hazel Dean’s Wine Tasting features four fabulous wines on the patio. 4-6pm. The cost is $20 and includes complimentary charcuteries. Must be at least 21. 843-802-2001 or info@hazeldeans.com. Theshopsatseapinescenter.com.  

Discovery Night at the Museum: An educational, artistic and fun after-hours program that varies on topics and unique activities. Designed for ages 7 and up. Must pre-register and pay online in advance. Times and fees vary. Coastal Discovery Museum, 70 Honey Horn Dr., Hilton Head Island. 843-689-6767 or coastaldiscovery.org.  

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

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. Floor fee is $5. 5:30 p.m., Christ Lutheran Church, 829 William Hilton Parkway, Hilton Head Island. 843-363-6008 or hiltonheadshagclub.com

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.  

Hilton Head Community Market: Each Saturday morning beginning Oct. 1. Food-focused market that also features a limited number of local artisans and makers each week. The Hilton Head Community Market is volunteer organized and run-in partnership with Island Recreation. 50% of all vendor fees received will be donated to a different local non-profit organization each month. 9 a.m.-12 p.m. Shelter Cover Community Park, 39 Shelter Cove Ln, Hilton Head Island. @hhicommunitymarket on Facebook and Instagram. For inquiries, contact Colleen Laux at colleen@cottonwoodsoap.com.  

Palm Tree and Pistons: Local car show every second Saturday of each month. Oct. 8. Showcases local vintage/antique, exotic, muscle and unique cars owned by locals. 9 a.m.-11 a.m. Sea Turtle Marketplace (in front of the former Steinmart), 430 William Hilton Pkwy, Hilton Head Island. Visit Facebook page or email for more information at eriseman@yahoo.com.  

Smith Stearns Tennis Academy:  Programs are available for all junior tennis players of all levels and the length of your stay at the academy is up to you, whether it be daily, weekly or monthly- spring, fall and winter. Private tennis lessons are also available to ensure your student gets one-on-one instruction and develops a relationship with one of our top-notch tennis coaches. Smith Stearns Tennis Academy, 1 Lighthouse Lane, Hilton Head Island. 843-363-4789 or smithstearns.com


ALLIGATOR AND WILDLIFE BOAT 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.

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.

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 $5.75/person, complimentary for children ages 5 and younger. Open every day 10 a.m.-sundown.  149 Lighthouse Rd. 843-671-2810 or harbourtownlighthouse.com.