The Sea Pines Resort is Overflowing with Summer Events

The Sea Pines Resort in Hilton Head Island, SC has so many upcoming events you'll have a hard time deciding which ones to attend!

From nature exploring and charter fishing to touring an archaeological site and learning about the sea turtles of Hilton Head, Sea Pines has a summer jam packed with events for you and your friends and family. 


July 4th Parade

Tuesday; 8:30am

Show off your red, white and blue spirit by decorating your bicycle, wagon, dog or kids for a fun-filled parade around Harbour Town. Meet at the parking lot adjacent to the Harbour Town Lighthouse at 8:30am to register and pick up decorating supplies. Parade line-up begins promptly at 9:30am and entries will be judged on patriotism. Supplies limited to first 100 registered. Holiday fun and activities to follow. (843) 842-1979


Fourth of July Fireworks at Harbour Town

Tuesday; approximately 9pm

Join the festivities in Harbour Town for a fireworks extravaganza that will light up the sky over the famous Harbour Town Lighthouse and Calibogue Sound. Enjoy food, fun and live music. (843) 842-1979


Fun With Albert

Sundays; 7-7:45pm

Join The Sea Pines Resort recreation team and our mascot, Albert the Alligator, for photos, games and activities on the lawn adjacent to the playground in Harbour Town. Complimentary


Freshwater Fishing

Mondays, Wednesdays & Fridays; 9-10:30am

Enjoy a relaxing morning fishing from the shore by the beautiful lakes of the Sea Pines Forest Preserve. Supplies provided. Reservations required; contact (843) 842-1979. $19/adult, $14/child (ages 12 & younger)


New Program! Water Aerobics

Tuesdays & Thursdays; 8:15-9am (not taking place July 4)

Shallow aquatic fitness class designed to maximize the water’s resistance, improve cardiovascular fitness, muscular strength and endurance, and flexibility. Come experience the benefits of water training. (Non-swimmers welcome.) Reservations required; $14/adult. (843) 842-1979


Monday Night Exhibition

Mondays through August 29; 5:30pm

Join us for an exciting tennis demonstration with valuable tips, refreshments, prize drawings, and our traditional fishbowl sale. This event is sponsored by Sea Pines Real Estate, Prince, Adidas and Wilson. For additional information, please contact the Sea Pines Resort Racquet Club at (843) 363-4495.


Crabby Encounters

Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays; 9-10:30am (not taking place July 4)

Spend your morning searching for the crabs of Hilton Head Island and learning about crabs and other beach creatures, including the Atlantic bottlenose dolphin. Supplies provided; catch & release. Reservations required; contact (843) 842-1979. $19/adult, $14/child (ages 12 & younger)


Poolside Movie

Wednesdays; 8-10pm

Enjoy a fun summer night floating on a tube at the Harbour Town Swimming Pool while watching a movie and eating pizza with your family. Reservations required; contact (843) 842-1979.  $17/adult, $14/child (ages 12 & younger)


New program! Nature at Night

Thursdays; 8:30-9:30pm

Enjoy a wagon ride after dark through the Sea Pines Forest Preserve.  Discover the personality of our nocturnal wildlife and learn about the legends of Sea Pines. Reservations required; contact (843) 842-1979.  $17/adult, $14/child (ages 12 & younger)


Craft Activities

Mondays & Fridays; 12-2pm

Children and adults can enjoy a variety of craft activities at the Sea Pines Beach Club. (843) 842-1979. Prices vary; $10-$16


Tie-Dye Creations

Tuesdays, Wednesdays & Thursdays; 1-2pm

Join us at the Sea Pines Beach and create a tie-dyed T-shirt with The Sea Pines Resort logo. (Sizes available: youth small through adults.) $17 per item. (843) 842-1979


New program! The Great Sea Pines 1-Point Tennis Tournament

Tuesdays; 5:15pm

Enter this exciting 1-point single-elimination tournament for the chance to win a trophy. Includes a complimentary happy hour featuring Gatorade and beer for participants 21 years and older. $8/per person; ages 13 and older.


Gregg Russell Concerts

Every night except Saturdays

Through August 25th; 8-9:30pm

After celebrating 40 years of Harbour Town entertainment in 2016, Sea Pines classic, Gregg Russell, is back for another great season.  You can find him underneath the Liberty Oak entertaining adults and children alike. His concerts are not to be missed. Complimentary


Beach Yoga

Monday & Wednesdays; 8am

Enjoy the beautiful views of the ocean as you relax and focus on strength, flexibility, and balance.  Please bring your own beach towel to use as your yoga mat, and meet our instructor on the beach behind the Sea Pines Beach Club. Reservations required. $14/adult. (842) 842-1979


Live Entertainment

Saturdays; 7:30-9:30pm

Enjoy live, local entertainment by up-and-coming bands under the Liberty Oak in Harbour Town.

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Forest Preserve Wagon Journey

Tuesdays; 5-6:30pm & 7-8:30pm

Sit back, relax and experience the animals and plant life of the Sea Pines Forest Preserve. Reservations required; contact (843) 842-1979. $16/adult, $13/child (ages 12 & younger)


Full Moon Shore Explore

July 10; 8-9:30pm

Discover our beaches under a full moon. Search for nocturnal life including ghost crabs and other sea creatures, which scurry throughout our dunes and surf systems. Reservations are required; contact (843) 842-1979. $16/adult, $11/child (ages 12 & younger)


New program! Sea Turtles of Hilton Head Island

Through August 30

Wednesdays; 8-9pm

Join us as you learn about the life of sea turtles on Hilton Head Island.  Enjoy an educational and fun informational program from Hilton Head’s own sea turtle expert, Amber Kuehn, M.S. in Marine Biology.  Learn about different types of sea turtles, their nesting patterns and the best ways to protect them as they venture to our shores. Reservations required; contact (843) 842-1979. $19/adult $15/child (ages 12 and younger)


New program! Tour an Archaeological Site

July 10 – August 4

Monday-Friday; 9am-3pm

Explore the Sea Pines Shell Ring, a 4,000-year-old Native American Site, and learn about the ancient history of Hilton Head Island. Archaeologists are working onsite and docents are available to answer questions. For additional information, please visit


Charter Fishing

Daily; Call for reservations

Harbour Town Yacht Basin offers the most experienced fishing captains on Hilton Head Island operating private fishing charters all year long. Just 10 minutes from the Atlantic Ocean, its fleet, including the Izzy A, Echo, Integrity and Payback will guide you to the most fertile fishing grounds. Harbour Town Yacht Basin offers trips ranging from three-hour inshore excursions to overnight trips to the Gulf Stream, 70 miles offshore. All items are provided, and catch will be cleaned at the docks. Reservations are required; contact Harbour Town Yacht Basin at (843) 363-8335.


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