The Official Hilton Head Island, South Carolina (SC) Information Guide
Hilton Head Island (SC) is truly one of the nation's premier resort destinations. Located just off the southernmost tip of South Carolina and warmed by year round breezes of the Gulf Stream, Hilton Head is nature’s perfect year-round playground for visitors of all ages….custom made for relaxation and rejuvenation.
The island’s ideal balance between recreational, cultural, and historical amenities offers a wide variety of vacation opportunities and experiences. The moment you cross the bridge onto Hilton Head Island, you immediately notice that it’s a location like no other - meticulously developed to highlight its natural environment – from fertile salt marshes filled with spartina grass, to massive live oaks and maritime forests, to over 12-miles of spectacular sugar-white sandy beachfront.
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Activities are abundant: 40+ Championship-level golf courses, 50-miles of biking and leisure trails, 300 tennis courts, kayaking, jetskiing, charter fishing, parasailing, dolphin-watching, dinner cruises, historical tours, arts & entertainment, marines & harbors, beach activities – the list goes on and on…In addition, the island also offers a wide-variety of shopping and restaurants that will delight even the most discerning gourmet.
We’re certain you will agree that Hilton Head Island and the surrounding South Carolina Lowcountry region will provide an enriching vacation experience for every member of the family. Whether you will be visiting the island for business, pleasure or both – we welcome you and thank you for coming. We hope that your time in our community is filled with experiences and memories that you will cherish for a lifetime.
AREA EVENTS FOR JANUARY 2015
2nd Annual Chowder Challenge and Silent Auction
Location: Reilley’s Plaza (7 Greenwood Drive)
Enjoy great chowder, a silent auction, live music, a kid’s zone along with beer and wine vendors. Admission, $5 with $1 per tasting ticket.
January 24 – 31
6th Annual Chamber Restaurant Week
Chamber Restaurant Week features local participating restaurants which will be offering specially price-fixed “prix fixe” menus. New restaurants and menus added daily!
Volunteers in Medicine HHI's 23rd Annual Lowcountry Soup Challenge
Location: Westin Resort & Spa
Over 1,000 guests attended last year to sample all the soup they could eat from more than 20 of the finest chefs on Hilton Head Island and the region. VIM HHI’s Lowcountry Soup Challenge has grown to become Hilton Head Island’s premier winter event for culinary creativity and community caring.
2015 Chamber Ball ~ Fire & Ice
Location: Hilton Head Marriott Resort & Spa
Time: 6:30 p.m.
Enjoy fine dining, dancing and entertainment as we honor the important contributors to our community at what has truly become the "Oscars" of the Lowcountry.