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Upcoming Events on Hilton Head Island

HHI Upcoming EventsIn addition to Hilton Head Island’s real natural beauty, world-class golf, award winning restaurants, quality shopping, elegant homes, and friendly locals, we have a variety of annual events to suit any interest.

Upcoming Events on Hilton Head Island

The annual Cooks & Books event consists of signature food from the top restaurants in the local area and with local well-known authors. There is a fee for admission but it includes unlimited tastings, access to the authors, an opportunity to vote for your favorite tasting, and the chef’s competition. There will also be a silent auction and more!

The annual Hilton Head Wine and Food Festival! This event happens the first weekend of March and is an entire week long! The event is located at the Coastal Discovery Museum at Honey Horn. There is an admission fee $39.99 for advance purchase and $50 at the gate. Visit their website for more information and for tickets.

The Hilton Head Area Home Builders Association presents the Home & Garden Show which features over 80+ Home and Garden Exhibits, a Kids’ Zone Workshop/Play area, Parade of Homes Tour, Giveaways, and MORE! These events are great to attend as you can get a lot of information for your home. This event is held at the Bluffton Recreation Complex in March.

Another great event for those of you who love seafood is the annual Hilton Head Island Seafood Fest at Shelter Cove Park. This event benefits the American Cancer Society, M.D. Anderson Cancer Research Center, and the Island Recreation Scholarship Fund! Local restaurants will be serving their seafood specialties and there will be live entertainment!

All of these events happen before the summer months and heat hit our area and make for the perfect reason to schedule your visit to Hilton Head!

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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18th Annual Gullah Celebration on Hilton Head Island

Hilton Head Island Gullah Celebration 2014Both visitors and residents of Hilton Head Island look forward to so many annual events, but the Gullah Celebration is by far one of the best! In fact, it has been recognized by the Southeast Tourism Society as one of the Top 20 Events in the Southeast!

The Gullah Celebration showcases the rich cultural heritage of the Gullah people and their history on Hilton Head Island.

What is the Hilton Head Island Gullah Celebration?

During the month of February, you will have the opportunity to experience the food and music, receive firsthand historical information, and take a journey through the culture via the visual arts.

The Taste of Gullah, sponsored in part by the Arts Center of Coastal Carolina offers classic Gullah favorites and cultural entertainment. The Arts, Crafts and Food Expo offers cultural demonstrations, including sweet grass baskets sewing, and fishnet weaving.

Vendors participate in this event selling authentic Gullah and African crafts as well as an offering of all traditional Gullah foods. Entertainment includes storytellers, African dance and Gospel music. Gospel concerts feature gospel music, Negro spirituals and highlight the history of music as it developed among the Gullah people.

What Can You Still Look Forward to for 2014?

Does a night of entertainment and dancing sound like a fun way to spend your Valentine’s Day evening? Head to Hilton Head Beach and Tennis Resort, located at 40 Folly Field Road, for VALENTINE’S DAY LIVE with DEAS GUYZ, a show you don’t want to miss! Your $30 per person entitles you to a buffet, dancing, a silent auction, and more! A cash bar will also be available.

The weekend of February 15-16 brings you the Arts, Craft & Food Expo, located at the Coastal Discovery Museum (70 Honey Horn Drive). This two-day event offers cultural demonstration’s such as quilt and jewelry making, Gullah and African crafts, traditional Gullah foods, and musical entertainment. The cost is $5 per person, and beer and wine tickets can be purchased at the event.

The Traditional Gullah Praise Concert is on February 21 at 7pm at St. James Baptist Church, located at 209 Dillon Rd. This concert is to celebrate and honor the spiritual thread that binds the African ancestors and the Gullah of today.

Which event of Hilton Head Island’s Gullah Celebration is your favorite?

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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Hilton Head Island Restaurant Week is Back and Better Than Ever

Hilton Head Island Restaurant Week 2014Mark your calendars Hilton Head Island locals and visitors, the highly anticipated Camber Restaurant Week is returning for its 6th yummy year from January 25 – February 1, 2014!

Restaurant week has become one of Hilton Head Island’s most popular annual events in the last five years because it gives both locals and visitors the chance to explore the many types of food that Hilton Head Island and Bluffton have to offer. Throughout Restaurant Week, participating restaurants will be offering specially prix-fixe menus.

One of the many reasons Hilton Head is such a popular living and vacation destination is, simply put, the food! The island has over 300 dining options that offer everything from the southern food you’d expect to the most upscale cuisine. Mix that in with the island’s natural beauty, year-round moderate temperatures, and of course the 12 miles of beaches, you can see why Hilton Head has become a point of interest on anyone’s map.

The number of participating restaurants is currently at 72 but according to the restaurant preview, the list is growing daily!

Don’t miss this perfect opportunity to experience the best of what Hilton Head Island and Bluffton have to offer, come visit us between January 25 – February 1, 2014!

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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