Enjoy these family-fun Christmas Activities to help you enjoy the Holidays on Hilton Head.
Art League of Hilton Head Gallery of Gifts.
From November 14-December 30, the tradition continues, as the Art League of Hilton Head Gallery is transformed into a “Gallery of Gifts,” with one-of-a-kind décor and gift items made by local artists. www.artleaguehhi.org for more information.
The Arts Center of Coastal Carolina welcomes all to the Town’s Official Holiday Kick-Off Festival.
November 18 from 12-3 p.m., enjoy a day of holiday entertainment, arts and crafts, food trucks, an Art Market and a performance from the cast of the Arts Center’s, Holiday Inn. Santa and Mrs. Claus will arrive on a fire truck to visit with the kids. Free admission for people (and pups). (843) 842-2787 or www.artshhi.com for more information.
Holiday Photos With Santa.
Capture the magic of the season at Tanger Outlets! Make your family’s holiday moments truly unforgettable with an enchanting experience with Santa and stunning holiday portraits! Choose from a variety of photo packages, including all-digital photos, ready for sharing. Find Santa at Tanger 1, next to Serena & Lily. For more information, click HERE.
- November 18th through December 17th:
Saturdays – 11 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Sundays – 12 p.m.to 6 p.m.
- December 18th through December 23rd:
Every day – 11 a.m. to 7 p.m.
- December 24th:
Sunday – 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Harbour Town Lights!
From November 24-January 1, enjoy the illuminated seasonal figures, live entertainment and a towering Christmas tree! The official tree lighting will take place just before the Gregg Russell concert at 7:30 p.m. Friday, November 25 at the Liberty Oak stage. (843) 842-1979 or www.seapines.com/events for more information.
The Hilton Head Symphony Orchestra kicks off the holiday season with three Holiday Pops performances.
The November 25 takes place at St. Gregory the Great Catholic Church in Bluffton at 7 p.m. Performances on the 26th and 27th take place at the First Presbyterian Church on Hilton Head at 4 p.m. and 7 p.m. Orchestral showpieces highlight this beloved holiday tradition. (843) 842-2055 or www.hhso.org for more information.
The Heritage Library hosts “Historic Holidays on Hilton Head Island – A Celebration of Sea Island Traditions.”
November 25 from 1-4 p.m., support local authors and artists, shop for one-of-a-kind gifts as you learn about Hilton Head Island history. Enjoy a holiday tea service with sweet and savory holiday tastings and celebrate the holiday season.www.heritagelib.org/events for more information.
“A HOLIDAY I.D.E.A.”
A Holiday Music Variety Extravaganza! A concert to celebrate Inclusion-Diversity-Equity-Access. It features a diversity of songs and singers including Gullah Christmas Classics, Swing, Holiday Standards & Latino Flair. It features the Unity Choir, soloists, and Ring Shout Dancers. December 9 at 7 p.m., December 10 at 4 p.m. At Christ Lutheran Church, 829 William Hilton Parkway. Low-price! $20. www.lowcountrydiversity.org for more information.
All aboard the Polar Pines Express Holiday Wagon Ride.
Join us as we travel to our version of the “North Pole” for crafts, activities, hot chocolate and treats. Along the way sing along to some holiday tunes and listen to the famous story The Polar Express. December 16 at 1 p.m. at Heritage Farms. www.seapines.com/experiences/events/polar-pines-express-holiday-wagon-ride for more information.