Entries in December 2014

Hilton Head Island Farmers Market

Ongoing Throughout Year

The Hilton Head Island Farmers Market 2014 season will begin April 6 and go through December 7. Plan to attend for fresh produce, seafood, honey, baked goods and more. Enjoy breakfast or lunch in our Bistro Café.www.farmersmarkethiltonheadisland.com

Robert Trent Jones Free Golf Demonstration

Mondays - Ongoing Throughout Year

Each Monday afternoon, Doug Weaver conducts a free, 45-minute golf clinic and demonstration entitled "Where Does the Power Come From?" at the Jones Golf Center. Golfers are encouraged to ask questions during the hands-on, fully interactive class. The audience size is unlimited. Everyone is welcome.  For further information: www.palmettodunes.com/hilton-head-golf-clinics.php

Family Fishing

Wednesdays – Ongoing Throughout Year 

Spend a morning learning how to throw a cast net, cast a line and catch a crab in the marshes of Jarvis Creek. Led by an experienced fisherman, this family oriented program is hands on and fun for all ages. Find out about many of the creatures that live in our salt marshes and what's the best way to catch them. $20 per person. Reservations are required.

Salt Marsh Discovery

Fridays - Ongoing Throughout Year

As one of the most productive environments on the planet, the Salt Marsh functions as a filter and nursery for the coast. On this hands on tour, you will see live oysters, crabs and shrimp up-close. You will learn how to trap and harvest blue crabs, how marsh plants adapt to the salt water, and why we should protect this interesting ecosystem from a docent at the Coastal Discovery Museum. Reservations required.

Third Annual Celebration of Trees

Third Annual Celebration of Trees

December 1 - 19, 2014

5th Annual Charity Celebration of Trees  - Trees on display from November 23 until December 19 at noon. Heavenly Hands Commitment to Community 'Tis the Season of Giving. Be inspired to bid on your favorite Christmas Trees all paired with luxurious hotel stays. All proceeds will benefit: Sandalwood Community Food Pantry. Learn more atwww.sandalwoodfoodbank.com. To obtain a bid number, please see the Concierge or Front Desk. The Westin Hilton Head Island Resort & Spa is also a collection location for Toys for tots (USMC). http://westin.com/hiltonhead 

Christmas and Christmas Eve Church Services

Everyone is welcome at the Island's Christmas and Christmas Eve Church Services. We encourage you and your family to attend and we welcome you to become part of our Island family this Christmas. Below are some of the Christmas Services on Hilton Head Island:

Annual Christmas Eve Candlelight Service
December 24, 2014
Annual Christmas Eve Candlelight Service at First Baptist Church Hilton Head, 6 p.m. Free and open to the public. 100 S. Forest Beach Dr. fbchhi.org.

Christmas Eve Service - A 3D Nativity
December 24, 2014
Experience The Refuge on Hilton Head Island: A different kind of church. No matter who are you are, what you've done, or where you are on your faith journey, you belong there! That's why they say that The Refuge is a safe place...for God-Lovers, God-Seekers, and God-Doubters! Join us for our Christmas Eve Worship Service, 3D Nativity, at 8:31 and 10am at the Northridge Cinemas on Hilton Head Island. More Info:  www.therefugehhi.com

Christmas Worship Service
December 25, 2014
Christmas Worship Service at First Presbyterian Church, 10 a.m. 540 Wm. Hilton Pkwy. fpchhi.org.

Christmas Worship Service
December 25, 2014
Christmas Worship Service at First Baptist Church Hilton Head, 10 a.m. Free and open to the public. 100 S. Forest Beach Dr. r fbchhi.org.


2013 Fine Art Crafts Guild Exhibition

December 1st – December 30th, 2014

2014 Fine Art Crafts Guild Debut Exhibition -  Artist Opening Thursday December 1, 5-7 pm.
Show runs December 1st thru December 30th.  Art League of Hilton Head Walter Greer Gallery Arts Center of Coastal Carolina, 14 Shelter Cove Lane, Hilton Head. More Info: visithttp://artleaguehhi.org

Harbour Town Festival of Lights

December 1, 2014 - January 2, 2015

Join the fun in Harbour Town for a magical Festival of Lights this holiday season. Stoll along the Harbour and enjoy the illuminated seasonal figures, with the centerpiece of the display being a towering 25-foot lighted Christmas tree. Harbour Town is the perfect place to be this holiday season for families, or anyone who would like to do their holiday shopping while getting in the spirit of the season.

Public Art Exhibition

December 1 – December 31, 2014

Join the Community Foundation of the Lowcountry this fall for The Public Art Exhibition on Hilton Head Island, to be held on the beautiful grounds of the Coastal Discovery Museum at Honey Horn. The Coastal Discovery Museum will be open Monday through Saturday, 9:00am - 4:30pm and Sundays 11:00am - 3:00pm. The Public Art Exhibition will run September 24 – December 31, 2014 and will showcase 20 outdoor sculptures by regional, national and international artists. Fore More Info: www.hhipublicart.org/

South Beach Christmas Village at Sea Pines

December 1 through December 31, 2014 (Ongoing)

Hundreds of thousands of twinkling lights, decorations and FREE pictures with Santa (every Friday and Saturday until Dec 18). More Info: www.saltydogcafe.com