Things to Do This Week In Hilton Head/Bluffton
What is there to do in Hilton Head this weekend and next week? Check out these events happening in Hilton Head/Bluffton area and beyond.
Friday, May 26 - Sunday, May 28, 2023. Storytelling, dancing, the sounds of jazz, blues, reggae and African drums are some of the things you'll see and hear. The Vendor Market is filled with Arts and Crafts and the Food Court is filled with local cuisine and traditional Gullah favorites.
Celebrating Tradition at Annie O's - Calabash Style!
Friday, May 26 - Monday, June 5, 2023. Annie O's Kitchen is celebrating the traditional method of cooking fish in the Lowcountry Region. For a limited time we will be offering our Fresh Catch of Whole Flounder prepared as it has been for generations - Calabash style! Staying true to our Southern roots we wanted to share this traditional method of cooking this delicious fish! If you have not had the opportunity to try this, we highly encourage you to come give it a sample.
Bluffton Scavenger Hunt For Couples
Los Cabos Comes to the Lowcountry
Friday, May 26 - Monday, May 29, 2023 | 5 - 10 PM. Talay of Montage Los Cabos, Mexico is bringing their Thai-inspired menu by Chef Marc Narongchai to the Lowcountry. With a sense of casual authenticity, wild creativity and a true appreciation for Thai culture, customs and ingredients, Talay brings a distinct, contemporary style to Thailand's fire-grilled favorites and cocktails for a limited time at Octagon. Join these gifted chefs o experience a uniquely curated taste of Thailand.
2023 Bienalle: National Juried Art Exhibition Reception
Friday, May 26, 2023 | 5 - 7 PM. Representing artists from across the country, including South Carolina, the 2023 Biennale promises to be a showcase of exemplary artwork. The national call for entries attracted 639 artworks from 35 states. Top pieces were selected based on the originality of concept, composition, and execution. The exhibition, which is the longest-running national juried art exhibition in the area, will feature multiple media types including Oil, Acrylic, Pastel, Watermedia, Photography, Mixed Media, and Three-Dimensional.
BCD Concert Series: The Chilly Willy Band
The Jazz Corner: Noel Freidline & Maria Howell Present: With A Little Help From My Friends ~ A Jazz Celebration of the Beatles
Friday, May 26 & Saturday, May 27, 2023 | 6:30 & 9 PM. John, Paul, George and Ringo. No last names needed. The Beatles were that iconic, innovative and influential. In less than ten years they redefined pop and rock and pointed the way as to how music would be created for the next 40 years. Join Noel & Maria and their all-star band as they present an evening of classic Beatles hits, songs you have definitely heard before but that you have never heard before, including “Let It Be,” “Blackbird,” “Eleanor Rigby,” “Can’t Buy Me Love” and many, many more.
Southern Barrel Beer Dinner
Gregg Russell Concerts
Beaufort Water Festival Pickleball Tournament
Port Royal Farmers Market
Saturday, May 27, 2023 | 9 a.m. -12 p.m. Port Royal Farmers Market in Port Royal at Naval Heritage Park. Outside the Beaufort Naval Hospital Grounds lies Naval Heritage Park under the shade of beautiful Live Oaks Trees. The park is the setting for Port Royal’s popular Farmers’ Market, every Saturday morning.
Memorial Day Weekend at The Bluff
HHI Art Festival at Shelter Cove Harbour & Marina
Saturday, May 27, 2023 | 10 AM - 6 PM. Don't miss the Hilton Head Island Art Festival at Shelter Cove Harbour & Marina hosted by Nash Gallery. This Memorial Day Weekend two-day event around the marina promenade will feature a wide selection of beautiful art-- all made in the USA! Enjoy casual shopping & dining, plus entertainment each day with entertainment on the pavilion stage each day.
Sea Island Surf Stomp
Mommies & Mimosas Fest
Golf Cart Scavenger Hunt
Gather a team and meet at the Creek House. Set off with a list of clues that will take you on your golf cart to explore the island.
The Jets: The Music of Sir Elton John
Young N Restless
Sunday, May 28, 2023 | 6 - 9 PM. Young N Restless is the duo of guitarist and vocalist Rick Hubbard and guitarist Zane Seitz. Together, they cover an amazing range of material from classics to current songs, always with an eye on giving every audience a fun and engaging experience. Young N Restless was voted “Favorite Entertainment” among local bands in the Hilton Head Monthly magazine’s Readers’ Choice poll for 2021.
The Jazz Corner: Deas Guyz
Sunday, May 28, 2023 | 6:30 PM & 9 PM. Deas-Guyz features an entertaining mix of Old Motown, Rhythm and Blues, Pop, Rock, Reggae and Dance beats. The range of musical selections include Motown sounds of the Temptations, The Drifters, Smokey Robinson and Marvin Gaye, to the soulful sounds of Luther Vandross, Barry White, Sam Cooke, Otis Redding, Ray Charles and more.
Hilton Head Choral Society's "America Sings!" Concert
Sunday, May 28, 2023 | 7 - 8:30 PM. The Hilton Head Choral Society's annual "America Sings!" will take place at First Presbyterian Church, 540 William Hilton Parkway. For this true celebration of the American spirit, the special guest speaker will be General Lloyd W. “Fig” Newton—Retired United States Air Force four-star general originally from Ridgeland, SC. He was the first African-American pilot in the U.S. Air Force Thunderbirds. The evening will also include a tribute to the men and women of our Armed Forces, current and past.
Memorial Day Ceremony
Monday, May 29, 2023 | 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM. Join us for a Memorial Day Ceremony at the Veterans Park in Shelter Cove.
Pierogi Party Monday's
Monday, May 29, 2023 | 5 PM - 8 PM. Chef Ellie, the very talented pierogi maker, will have a station set up outside Alfred's and will be cooking them to order.
The Jazz Corner: The Martin Lesch Band ~ A Journey Through Jazz
Monday, May 29, 2023 | 6:30 PM & 9 PM. Pianist, composer and arranger, Martin Lesch takes you on a “Journey Through Jazz” featuring guitarist Jackson Evans, bassist Delbert Felix and percussionist Chris Russell with special guest saxophonist Stutz Wimmer.
Monday, May 29, 2023 | 8 - 9 PM. Lear about the nesting Sea Turtles on Hilton Head beaches and how you can help protect this endangered species.
2023 Zion Cemetery & Baynard Mausoleum Costumed Cemetery Tour
Tuesday, May 30, 2023 | 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM. The Island’s history comes to life at Zion Cemetery & Baynard Mausoleum with this trip back in time, featuring costumed tour guides sharing fascinating stories of Hilton Head Island’s past. Visit the gravesites of four Revolutionary War heroes and find out about the bloody skirmish that was fought just steps away. Explore the island’s oldest structure and learn about the planters who built it. You’ll learn their stories of the Colonial era on Hilton Head Island and more as you tour one of the island’s most intriguing sites.
Tuesday Wine Tastings
The Jazz Corner: FAT TUESDAYS- A Swinging' Celebration of New Orleans and Beyond
Tuesday, May 30, 2023 | 6:30 PM & 9 PM. The Jazz Corner Ensemble features pianist ERIC JONES, bassist DAVE MASTELLER and percussionist CHRIS RUSSELL with rotating special guests including saxophonist DEAN ST. HILLAIRE, trumpeter JAMES BERRY and more!
Root and Bloom Market
Wednesday, May 31, 2023 | 3 - 7 pm. Healthier people. Healthier lifestyles. Healthier community. Lowcountry’s Natural Living & Sustainable Market. Our promise to the community is to bring natural foods, organic produce, pastured meats, select artisans, and natural wellness products to you each and every week in one place! The vendors at Root and Bloom Market all share something in common, the mission to educate the community with natural alternatives.
Forest Preserve Naturalist's Expedition
The Jazz Corner: Bobby Ryder Swings The Great American Songbook
Wednesday, May 31, 2023 | 6:30 Pm & 9 PM. Bobby Ryder has proven himself a master. Bobby has allowed his music and his creativity to flourish with fresh innovative performances night after night. Bobby has developed into a dynamic nightclub singer and saxophonist with a musical range that includes jazz, standards, blues, and especially his favorites Frank Sinatra, Tony Bennett and Bobby Darin.
Lighthouse Art in Harbour Town
Bluffton Farmers Market
Thursday, June 1, 2023 | 12 - 5 PM. Fresh, locally grown vegetables, fruits, flowers, plants and herbs abound at the Farmers Market of Bluffton, a weekly community event where locals and tourists gather not only to buy excellent produce but also to enjoy delicious food, listen to entertainment, and relax with friends.
The Jazz Corner: Lavon Stevens Presents: Jazz in The Key of Life featuring Louise Spencer
Thursday, June 1, 2023 | 6:30 PM & 9 PM. Join this favorite group for a Blues and Jazz Celebration of your favorite artists including Stevie Wonder, Ray Charles, Al Jarreau, Johnny Mercer and more…Pianist and vocalist Lavon Stevens is joined by drummer Jimmy Charles, bassist/vocalist Clarence Williams and vocalist Louise Spencer.
The Rooftop Bar Presents
- Friday, May 26, 2023 | Deas Guyz | 8 PM
- Saturday, May 27, 2023 | Summer Kickoff Party with DJ Polako & DJ Kaos | 9 PM
- Wednesday, May 31, 2023 | Coastal Country Night | 7:30 - 9 PM
- Thursday, June 1, 2023 | Dueling Pianos + Ladies Night | 8 PM
Live Music on the patio.
- Friday, May 26, 2023 - Live Music Featuring Austin Williams | 6 PM.
- Sunday, May 28, 2023 - Michael Bagenstose | 11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
- Sunday, May 28, 2023 - Sparky Jones | 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM
- Wednesday, May 31, 2023 - Jesse James Russell | 6 PM
Live Music on Daufuskie Island
Live Music at Freeport Marina on Daufuskie Island!
- Friday, May 26, 2023 | Jesse Russell | 1 PM
- Saturday, May 27, 2023 | Willie Jackson | 1 PM
- Sunday, May 28, 2023 | Rump Shakers | 1 PM
- Carol Catone McCarthy, New York
- Barbara Thode, Hilton Head Plantation
- T. Boucher, Long Island NY
- L. Wootton
- L. Grobert, Hilton Head Island
- Jim and Joan Walsh
- Sarah Jones
- MJ Borden
- Samantha Muse, Wilmington Island Referral Partner
- Ken and Lea Chappelle
- Steve Clark
- B. Alexander
- Janis Norman, Hilton Head Island