Festivals and Special Events

Hilton Head Island is known for welcoming generations of visitors with family friendly events throughout the year. During the the summer months don't miss Shannon Tanner at the Shelter Cove Pavilion, Tuesday Night Fireworks and Harbourfest.

Historic Blluffton Arts & Seafood Festival

Historic Blluffton Arts & Seafood Festival

FOURTEENTH ANNUAL HISTORIC BLUFFTON ARTS & SEAFOOD FESTIVAL Where Fine Art & the Bounty of the Sea Come Together October 13 - 21, 2018 The Fourteenth annual Historic Bluffton Arts and Seafood Festival will be held in the charming and eclectic historic and state designated cultural district of Bluffton SC, well known for its quirky art community and natural river beauty. The festival is a week long event offering a myriad of activities, showcasing the locally harvested seafood, delicious Low Country cuisine, rich history, culture and art of the area and Southern hospitality found only in Bluffton.
Hilton Head Island Motoring Festival & Concours dElegance

Hilton Head Island Motoring Festival & Concours dElegance

October 26-November 4, 2018: the Hilton Head Island Motoring Festival & Concours dElegance will bring international names in automotive collecting and racing to Hilton Head Island for its 17th annual celebration.
Location: Port Royal Golf Club
Music & Taste on the Harbour at Shelter Cove

Music & Taste on the Harbour at Shelter Cove

Dance the night away on Thursday nights at Shelter Cove Harbour! This exciting seasonal event returns Thursday, September 6th at Neptune Statue, combining the best local bands with delicious food and drinks. Now in its 10th season, the fall outdoor concert series will kick-off with The Headliners and will feature a variety of bands on Thursday nights throughout this fall. Featured Shelter Cove Harbour restaurants will set up as usual around Neptune and will offer a variety of specially-priced light appetizers, wine, beer and cocktails. Limited seating will be provided so you are encouraged to bring your own chairs.
Location: Shelter Cove Harbour
Latin Food Festival

Latin Food Festival

In partnership with Volunteers in Medicine Clinic Hilton Head Island, Latinos Unidos, a local community organization, each year provides a wide variety of traditional fare, music, and entertainment for families at the Latin Food Festival. Join us and experience all the tastes, sights and sounds from Latin America, all while supporting a good cause! Sunday, September 30, 2018 11:00 AM 6:00 PM
Location: Shelter Cove Community Park
Trunk-O-Ween

Trunk-O-Ween

Wednesday, October 31 from 5-7pm Admission: FREE! The Merchants of Shelter Cove Towne Centre present a FREE Trunk-O-Ween family friendly experience! Classic cars will line Towne Centre Drive with their trunks open and full of candy! Costumed children can trick-or-treat from trunk-to-trunk and store-to-store to get their bag filled with candy! This special evening provides a safe environment for families, ghouls, goblins and ghosts of all ages!
Location: Shelter Cove Towne Center