Recently named the #1 Island in the U.S. by Travel + Leisure Magazine, Hilton Head Island is an internationally renowned vacation destination, and with good reason.

From its temperate climate to its breathtaking beaches, fabulous dining and endless array of outdoor activities, Hilton Head Island stands apart as an exclusive and distinctive place to relax and enjoy the South Carolina coast at its best. It’s also a great place to get out and enjoy a year-round events calendar that has something for everyone. From family-friendly camps and concerts to a wide range of festivals and cultural events, there’s always something interesting to do on Hilton Head Island.

See what's happening now & what's happening when you arrive!

April Events

RBC Heritage Presented by Boeing

Location: Harbour Town Golf Links

Date: April 12, 2021 - April 18, 2021

The Heritage Classic Foundation is excited to announce that the 53rd annual RBC Heritage Presented by Boeing will take place April 12-18, 2021 with limited spectators on-site, and strict health and safety protocols in place. Working with officials from the Town of Hilton Head, the State of South Carolina and the PGA TOUR, the Heritage Classic Foundation has developed a tournament plan that includes a limited number of sponsors and fans in open air and socially-distanced settings. Health and safety remain the number one priority, and the tournament has implemented a number of new protocols to keep everyone safe during the reimagined event. The fan guide to safety policies for the 2021 event are listed at RBCHeritage.com/COVID19. With fewer tickets available for distribution, the Heritage Classic Foundation will work first with the tournament’s official partners, then open sales to past ticket buyers. For updates on tickets available to the general public, please continue to visit www.rbcheritage.com

Spring on Hilton Head Island

Location: Sonesta Resort Hilton Head Island

Date: April 25, 2021 - April 28, 2021

Spring on Hilton Head Island 2021 Encore Symposium is organized by Encore Symposiums (ES) and will be held from Apr 26 -29, 2021 at Sonesta Resort Hilton Head Island

May Events

Hilton Head Freedom 5k

Location: Port Royal Plantation

Date: May 31, 2021 8am - 10am

Join us for the 6th Annual Hilton Head Freedom 5K with a new course at the Port Royal Plantation on Hilton Head Island. This race is a great opportunity to honor those among us who have served in the armed forces with a fun, family friendly event. Dress in your patriotic best, red, white + blue, run with the USA flag and maybe you'll win the best costume award! Enjoy one of Lowcountry's most scenic courses on Hilton Head Beach. A portion of race proceeds and all donations will go to the Lowcountry Foundation for Wounded Military Heroes.

September Events

Wine & Food Festival

Location: TBA, Hilton Head Island

Date: September 16, 2021 - September 19, 2021

Hilton Head Island’s wine and food enthusiasts greet the Island’s popular spring season every March with a week-long celebration to embrace the fruits of global wine partnerships, signature Lowcountry cuisine, grassroots cultural happenings and the authentic fabric of a unique community. What unfolds is an inspiring series of events that draw guests to Hilton Head Island from not only across the country, but even from far corners of the globe.

Join us as we celebrate our 35th anniversary of this annual Hilton Head Island rite of passage. Experience for yourself this year’s schedule of events including spectacular celebrity chef showcases, intriguing wine education sessions, live entertainment and of course the famed Grand and Public Tasting events.