Category Archives: Seasonal / Holiday

Porches Were Made for Christmas Decorating; Ideas for Inspiration

Whether you live in a home with porch, an apartment with a balcony, or simply just have a front door, the ideas are endless when it comes to decorating for the holidays.

The Christmas season lends itself to some of the most beautiful ways to display your spirit, from the truly basic to the outlandish and magnificent. Use the ideas in today’s blog as inspiration to creating your one-of-a-kind way to welcome family and friends into your home at Christmas.

Source: onekindesign.com

Source: onekindesign.com

Wishing you a very happy holiday season and a spectacular new year!

My name is June Seebohm and I am an experienced Realtor serving the Hilton Head Island and Bluffton, SC area’s. I am happy to help you in any way that I can in regards to learning about our beautiful area, as well as any and all of your real estate needs or questions! Please don’t hesitate to contact me via email: june@alwaysjune.com or call 843-290-2929. I also have a Facebook Page and would love to connect with you there. Whether you are a vacationer, resident, buyer, seller, or current home owner/renter interested in the Hilton Head area, this is a blog you’ll want to follow!

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8 Holiday Events in Hilton Head Island 2013

Holiday Events in Hilton Head IslandHilton Head Island may not be covered in a blanket of snow but holiday festivity and cheer can be found all over our area with the variety of events, activities, and ways to make holiday memories with family and friends.

Take a look at some of the ways you can celebrate the holidays here in Hilton Head:

1. Visit South Beach in the Sea Pines Resort to enjoy hundreds of thousands of twinkling lights at South Beach Marina Christmas Village.

2. Head to the Salty Dog Cafe on Friday’s and Saturday’s during December from 3pm-7pm for visits and free photos with Santa!  You are also invited to bring your (well behaved) pets for pictures with Santa through December 21 in the office of the South Beach Inn.

3. Bring your kids to The Frosty Frog Cafe in Coligny Plaza every Sunday until December 30 from 12pm-5pm for a free inflatable Bounce House!

4. Get into the holiday spirit with the Sounds of Christmas Holiday Concert made possible by the Hilton Head Choral Society. This concert has become an Island holiday tradition and has something for everyone’s musical taste with yuletide favorites for the entire family.

5. Gather the family and watch the movie “Polar Express” under the Liberty Oak Tree in Harbour Town on December 20, 7-8:30pm. Bench seating will be provided and admission is free with the donation of a canned food item for Deep Well. There will be a fire pit complete with s’mores!

6. Gregg Russell will performs songs of the season for children and adults as Santa arrives for a special visit on December 23, from 7:30pm-9pm.  This event is complimentary and will be held in Harbour Town in the Sea Pines Resort.

7. Gather around the Liberty Oak Tree in Harbour Town to watch classic holiday movies, roast marshmallows over a fire pit, and enjoy festive games and activities for the whole family, December 26-30. Games and activities start at 4pm and the movie and fire pit start a 6pm. This activity is free however donations for Deep Well are appreciated.

8. Join the folks at Harbour Town for the New Year’s Eve Ball Drop on December 31 at 7pm AND midnight at the Sea Pines Resort. The ball drops from the top of the Harbour Town Lighthouse. The Quarterdeck and the Topside Waterfront Restaurants will be serving up great food and lots of fun as well. The celebration begins at 6pm!

I just love this time of year in Hilton Head!  What are your favorite ways to celebrate the holidays?

My name is June Seebohm and I am an experienced Realtor serving the Hilton Head Island and Bluffton, SC area’s. I am happy to help you in any way that I can in regards to learning about our beautiful area, as well as any and all of your real estate needs or questions! Please don’t hesitate to contact me via email: june@alwaysjune.com or call 843-290-2929. I also have a Facebook Page and would love to connect with you there. Whether you are a vacationer, resident, buyer, seller, or current home owner/renter interested in the Hilton Head area, this is a blog you’ll want to follow!

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Where to Dine Out on Hilton Head Island on Thanksgiving Day 2013

dining-out-in-hilton-head-thanksgivingPlanning to dine out this year for Thanksgiving on Hilton Head Island? There are a variety of restaurants that will be open and serving up a Thanksgiving meal, allowing you to enjoy your day and leave the cooking and cleanup to someone else!

Dining out for Thanksgiving

CQ’s Restaurant
140 Lighthouse Road, Hilton Head Island – CQ’s is taking reservations for Thanksgiving Day Dinner from 5-8pm.  They will be serving their regular menu as well as a special Thanksgiving Addition…turkey, stuffing, mash potatoes, green beans, and cranberry relish!

Chart House Restaurant
Two Hudsons Road, Hilton Head Island – Chart House will be serving up delicious turkey with all the trimmings as well as fresh fish specialties and award-winning prime rib.

ELA’S Blue Water Grill
One Shelter Cove Lane, Hilton Head Island – ELA’S Thanksgiving Celebration is from 11:30am-2:30pm, and again from 4pm-8pm. Their featured selections include a variety of starters, entrees, and desserts, all while you relax and enjoy the beautiful water views and scenery.

Frankie Bones Restaurant & Lounge
1301 Main St, Hilton Head Island – Frankie’s Thanksgiving Dinner will be served from 12pm-8pm and includes your choice of soup or salad, an entrée, dessert and soft beverage. They will also have a children’s holiday menu.

Hudson’s Seafood House on the Docks
1 Hudson Rd, Hilton Head Island – Hudson’s is home to the 15th annual Thanksgiving Community Dinner, a free celebration that takes place from 11am-3pm. The dinner, served family style, is organized by St. Andrew By-the-Sea United Methodist Church and donations will benefit The Deep Well Project.

For those who might be alone or unable to prepare a meal, it’s important to know there is a place to go to celebrate this holiday with others. The meal is prepared by Hudson’s Seafood House on the Docks on Skull Creek, with volunteers from the community to help serve the food. There will be lots of good fellowship and entertainment for a festive atmosphere!

Do you know of other places to dine out in Hilton Head?  Let the rest of us know by leaving a comment!

No matter how you celebrate Thanksgiving, I hope it’s fun, safe, and memorable! From my family to yours, happy Thanksgiving!

My name is June Seebohm and I am an experienced Realtor serving the Hilton Head Island and Bluffton, SC area’s. I am happy to help you in any way that I can in regards to learning about our beautiful area, as well as your real estate needs or questions! Please don’t hesitate to contact me via email: june@alwaysjune.com or call 843-290-2929. I also have a Facebook Page where I post updates about the Hilton Head Island area, home ownership, and helpful information for both buyers and sellers. Whether you are a vacationer, resident, buyer, seller, or current home owner/renter interested in the Hilton Head area, this is a blog you’ll want to follow!

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