Hilton Head Island Events – December/January 2024


Brunch with Santa - December 17

Join for Alexander’s annual Brunch with Santa event featuring a buffet and complimentary photos with Santa! There will be two seatings at 10:15 a.m. & 12 p.m. $43+ per adult | 25+ per child (12 & under). Reservations are required. We will be accepting new unwrapped toys during this event benefiting The Deep Well Project.

Make a reservation at AlexandersRestaurant.com/santabrunch.


Links Sommelier Series 'NYE Bubbly' - December 18​

Join for a casual wine tasting with Links’ Certified Sommelier, Mark Bowman in our private Lighthouse Room as we taste a variety of champagnes perfect for your New Year’s Eve celebrations! The wine tasting will be accompanied by light charcuterie. Limited seating is available.

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HHI Jingle Jingle 5K - December 24

The Hilton Head Island Bridge Run and The Hilton Head Jingle Jingle Run are now one great race. Introducing The Hilton Head Island Jingle Jingle Bridge Run!

The 5K & 10K will be held on Friday Dec 24th at 8am. Both distances will start and finish at Crossing’s Park and take participants over the scenic Broad Creek on the Cross Island Expressway.

Learn more here.


New Year's 2024 Paddle Meetup - January 13

Join on the May River for the New Year 2024 Paddle Meetup! Meet at the Bluffton Oyster Factory Dock for a fun, active and social paddle through the Lowcountry Waterways! Kick off the New Year outdoors, on the water, taking in the views and fresh air. There will be a paddle guide on the water (Rachel and/or Parker) accompanying the group and attending to those who are renting boards and equipment.

BYO paddle board/kayak and equipment (PFD required), or rent a board and equipment (includes PFD & paddle) for $30.

Learn more here.


Snow Day - January 27

This is a family event that will have inflatable rides, a snowfield, and entertainment! For the kids who have never seen snow, this is the perfect event! Held in Shelter Cove Park on Saturday, January 27th from 11:00am-4:00pm.

Learn more here.

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Hilton Head Seafood Festival - February 19-25

The Hilton Head Island Seafood Festival is committed to providing an exciting and luxurious culinary adventure that honors the South’s rich heritage. Showcasing renowned chefs, rustic barbecue, bonfires, wine tastings, mixologists and more – all within a spectacular island setting. With fresh seafood specials crafted by local restaurants and unique opportunities to learn about local wildlife, we strive to make each experience one of gracious hospitality with unforgettable memories.

Click here to purchase tickets.