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Labor Day Weekend on Hilton Head Island 2013

palm-treesWhile Labor Day often signals the winding down of the summer season, Hilton Head Island locals consider it more of the start to a new vacation season. The events just keep on coming and with the weather averaging between 70-85 degrees, it’s the perfect time to be here!

If you’re going to be on HHI over labor day weekend, take a look at some of the things you can do!

1. One of this area’s most anticipated annual events is the Hilton Head Island Celebrity Golf Tournament, this year August 30-September 1. The event pairs amateur golfers with celebrities in the sports and entertainment industry, for three days of world-class golf and exciting evening activities. The golf tournament benefits 20 well-deserving children’s charities in the South Carolina Lowcountry.

2. Harbourfest at Shelter Cove is an annual tradition that brings family and friends together all summer long, with Labor Day being the completion. During HarbourFest, Shelter Cove features live entertainment seven nights a week, plus unforgettable food, arts and crafts from an array of vendors, bouncy houses, fireworks and a flurry of fun activity. There is no admission charge for HarbourFest!

3. Family Freshwater Fishing Tournament – On Saturday, August 31, from 9:30am-12pm, join the Sea Pines Forest Preserve to fish for bass, bream and catfish at Fish Island. Try to win a prize in one of the tournament categories and roast hot dogs and marshmallows around a fire. Reservations are required and may be made by calling The Sea Pines Resort Recreation Department at 843-842-1979.

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4. Visit the Harbour Town Yacht Basin at The Sea Pines Resort, home to the red and white striped Harbour Town Lighthouse that has been welcoming visitors for over 40 years. From water sports and fishing to dining and other entertainment, there’s plenty do to for people of all ages.

5. Enjoy the day by bike! Complete with 12 miles of beach with hard, compact sand perfect for biking, our area also boasts 50 miles of private bike paths and now 53 miles of public access paths. Biking is not only great exercise, but it’s the perfect way to get up close and personal with the views and wildlife, not to mention the pictures you’re able to capture! Bike rentals on Hilton Head Island.

6. Spend the day at Coligny Beach Park, the best family beach in Hilton Head Island.

7. Take one of Hilton Head Island’s guided tours!

Enjoy your Labor Day weekend, no matter how you spend it!

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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Bike Rentals in Hilton Head Island

There are many ways to explore all of the natural beauty and habitats that Hilton Head Island has to offer, but one of the best ways is by bike! Biking is the perfect way to get up close and personal with the views and wildlife, not to mention the pictures you’re able to capture that you wouldn’t if driving.

Our area boasts 50 miles of private bike paths and now 53 miles of public access paths, and of course the 12 miles of beaches with hard-packed sand perfect for biking! The ability to bike through the different areas in Hilton Head is also a great way to house hunt, before you’re ready to formally schedule a showing.

3 of Hilton Head Island’s Guided Tours

So now you really want to go biking in Hilton Head, but don’t have a bike. Maybe you’re here on vacation or you’ve just moved and didn’t get one yet, no matter the reason, we have a variety of locations offering bike rentals.

1. Bicycle Billy Bike Rentals
81 Pope Ave. Suite 6
Hilton Head Island
They rent men’s, women’s and children’s bikes and can even attach a kiddie kart to an adult bike that can hold up to 75 pounds. They offer delivery and will automatically pick up your bike rentals on the day you check out.

2. Hilton Head Bicycle Company
112 Arrow Road
Hilton Head Island
Their Bike Rental Fleet has adult and kid cruisers, mountain bikes, tandems, tag-alongs and trailers along with baby seats to fit all members of your family. They feature free rental delivery and pick-up on Hilton Head Island, along with free locks and free baskets.

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3. Outside Hilton Head
32 Shelter Cove Lane, Suite H
Hilton Head Island
They rent bikes, carts, tag-a-longs, bikes with a child seat, tandem bikes, trike or comfort, and helmets. Bike rentals are available from their Shelter Cove Marina location, or can be delivered. Outside Hilton Head is not just for bike rentals! From kayaking to dolphin tours, they have many activities to get you outside and having fun!

4. Pedals Bicycles
71 Pope Avenue, Suite A
Hilton Head Island
They rent beach cruisers for adults and children in many different sizes, child seats and kiddie karts, jogging strollers, mountain and hybrid bikes, and adult tricycles. In addition to offering bike rentals, Pedals is a full-service bicycle shop, providing services including flat tire repairs and complete overhauls. They also sell Jamis and Electra brand bikes, as well as a full line of accessories and parts, and provide delivery and pick-up services.

What outdoor activities are you looking forward to in Hilton Head Island?

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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Why Explore Hilton Head Island by Bike

Biking on Hilton Head IslandThere are many ways to explore all of the natural beauty and habitats that Hilton Head Island has to offer, but I think one of the best ways is by bike! Biking is not only great exercise, but it’s the perfect way to get up close and personal with the views and wildlife, not to mention the pictures you’re able to capture!

Complete with 12 miles of beach with hard, compact sand perfect for biking, our area also boasts 50 miles of private bike paths and now 53 miles of public access paths. In fact, the ability to bike through the different areas in Hilton Head is also a great way to narrow down a possible vacation home!

As you travel through the area by bike, you’ll have the opportunity to get almost anywhere on the island. This is exactly what builders had in mind when the area was first being developed. Whether it’s the beach, golf courses, tennis courts, or public parks your interested in, rest assured you can visit them by bike.

Don’t have a bike of your own? No problem! There are many places in Hilton Head Island where you can rent everything from the bike to the gear.

Our area is the perfect destination for any bike enthusiast, whether you’re here on vacation or a resident. It’s the perfect way to explore all that our area has to offer, without once stepping on the gas pedal of your vehicle!

Would you rather bike on the beach or a path?

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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