The Hilton Head Fall Festival Season¬†on Hilton Head Island and the South Carolina Lowcountry is in full swing!¬† Last week was the very successful Chili Cook-off Festival at Historic Honey Horn.¬† This weekend, October 16, 2010, is the Island Recreation Center‚Äôs Cajun Festival that will be held at Shelter Cove Park, mid Island Hilton Head Island.¬† There will be great food and Cajun Music plus events for the kids.¬† The Island Recreation Center is and has been a mainstay of the Hilton Head Island Area Community.¬† It provides all kinds of activities from after school events, youth sports, all the way to adult sports.¬† In the winter, the Island Recreation Center‚Äôs pool is covered to allow for year round swimming.¬†
On Sunday, October 17, get your digs on and watch Polo the ‚ÄúSport of Kings‚ÄĚ at Rose Hill.¬† This event is being sponsored by the Rotary Club for primary and secondary education.¬† You may want to take an old pair of shoes for the stomping of the field.¬†
The Hilton Head Fall Festival Season continues with the Concours d‚ÄôElegance and the Hilton Head Oyster Festival.¬† We hope to see you at these events or maybe on the Beach or at the Sandbar on the River.¬†
The Coastal Discovery Museum was established in 1985 with a mission to teach the public about the natural history and cultural heritage of the Lowcountry.¬† The Museum makes learning about Hilton Head Island and the surrounding region a fun filled experience for the whole family.¬† In 2007, the museum moved to historic Honey Horn and its 68 acres.¬† Saturday, October 23, 2010, the Coastal Discovery Museum will celebrate its 25th Anniversary from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm.¬† The event is free as a thank you to the public.¬† At 11:00 am, there will be a Lowcountry animal exhibit and at noon there will be a demonstration of making sweet grass baskets.¬† There is currently an exhibit at the Museum revolving around these baskets called ‚ÄúGrass Roots.‚ÄĚ¬† Click here for more on the exhibit.¬† Take a tour of the butterfly enclosure and meet the Marsh Tacky mare and her foal.¬†¬† www.CoastalDiscovery.org¬†
Man of La Mancha will run through Sunday night at the Arts Center of Coastal Carolina www.ArtsHHI.com.¬† This is a timeless classic about an eccentric knight, Don Quixote, and his faithful companion, Sancho.
¬†To complete a fantastic fall weekend on Hilton Head Island, Monday you can sit back and enjoy the Hilton Head Symphony Orchestra‚Äôs Halloween.¬† This is the second concert of the 29th season of our orchestra.¬† Monday night will feature works by Offenbach, ‚ÄúOrpheus in the Underworld,‚ÄĚ Wagner, ‚ÄúRide of the Valkyries‚ÄĚ and Wendel, ‚ÄúA Halloween Trilogy‚ÄĚ just to name a few.¬† Click www.HHSO.org for additional information.
¬†Hilton Head Island is much more than just great real estate opportunities.¬† Hope to see you at some of these events!
‚ÄúCome for a Visit ¬†and stay for a Lifetime‚ÄĚ
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