Fall 2022 Events on Hilton Head Island

Fall 2022 Events on Hilton Head 

Hilton Head Island offers much more than beautiful beaches, golf, tennis, and restaurants – it’s also quickly becoming a destination for headliner music and cultural events.  It’s no wonder that The Today Show came to Hilton Head to broadcast this Spring, or that Hilton Head was rated the #1 Island in the U.S. by Conde Nast Traveler Reader’s Choice Awards (for five consecutive years!) Here is Beachside Getaway’s round up of what to do in Hilton Head Island Fall 2022.


August 29, 2022

Voted one of the “Top 100 Comedians of All Time” by Comedy Central, actor/writer/musician Paul Reiser is coming to the Arts Center of Coastal Carolina. The hilarious talent has spent 30+ years in the industry and well-known for his roles on Mad About You, My Two Dads, and most recently has been on Stranger Things on Netflix. Tickets start at $60.


Also at the Arts Center of Coastal Carolina: SEPTEMBER 28 – OCTOBER 30, See Little Shop of Horrors with an iconic score by Alan Mencken and Howard Ashman.


August 5, September 2, October 7

FIRST FRIDAY in Beaufort

Feeling adventurous?  Head north of the broad river to Beaufort, SC for a charming Southern town experience. There are live outdoor concerts on the first Friday of the month right downtown. You will find dozens of cute shops and southern restaurants. Be sure to walk along the river!  We highly suggest a visit to Old Bull Tavern for a drink and bite to eat.


September 24, 2022

Hilton Head Island Shrimp Festival, Harbor Town

Your ticket includes savory shrimp dishes prepared by chefs from 18 restaurants on Hilton Head. There will be 14 different craft breweries sampling beer, live music, and a family-friendly kids zone with bounce houses, face painting & more! Saturday from 1-4 pm. Tickets are $60 each.


October 1, 2022

FISH & GRITS Music Festival

Bringing awareness to the rich culture of Gullah Geechee people, this festival will feature food and music at The Celebration Park. From Louise Cohen (a Gullah story teller and preservationist) to Indie Soul Artist, Gwen Yvette, you don’t want to miss this celebration of Gullah heritage in the South. Tickets are $10.


October 14 – 15, 2022


The Rock N’ Ribs music and BBQ fest will feature none other than Blues Traveler!  You will find a celebrity chef studded dinner, world-class BBQ with the famous pit-masters, and private concert access to Grammy award-winning, Angie Aparo!


November 6, 2022


Bike Bluffton is a premiere, destination cycling event benefitting the Boys & Girls Club of Bluffton, SC (just across the bridge!) Four bike route options are available and range from a family-friendly 2-mile ride to a 62-mile ride for the avid cyclists. Ride through Palmetto Bluff, Hampton Lakes, and more of beautiful Bluffton, South Carolina all for a great cause: The Boys & Girls Club of Bluffton.  Early registration starts at $50.


November 12, 2022


The Lantern Parade is a free event to the public at Alder Lane Beach Access, right after sunset on November 12.  Walk with friends on the beach and experience the magic of hundreds of lanterns lighting the sky on the beach! Honor our history, ecology, and people of HHI with this beautiful display of community.  Don’t forget -- bring your own lantern!


With all these fun events on Hilton Head, you can see why a Fall vacation to Hilton Head Island is more than just golfing, tennis and the beach.  Check out our 2-bedroom villas, 3-bedroom villas, vacation home rentals, and oceanfront vacation home rentals to see what fits your budget and schedule this fall. We’re happy to help, too! Give us a call at 843-686-6044



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