July 2018 Community Calendar
July 3-Aug 11 - Dog Days of Summer |
4th - Independence Day | Nat'l Blueberry Month |
Week 3 - Capture the Sunset Week | 22nd - Hammock Day
Saturday Night Fever
8pm nightly through July 29th - Get your boogie shoes and hustle on back to the 70's with music by the Bee Gees for Saturday Night Fever's all-star cast including local Candice Glover! Arts Center of Coastal Carolina, 14 Shelter Cove Lane, HHI. Tickets/details: artshhi.com or see the ad page 21.
MONDAYS THROUGH FRIDAYS - Gregg Russell Concerts
8-9:30pm. With 40 years of entertaining, Gregg Russell, a Sea Pines Classic, returns to Harbour Town to perform at the Liberty Oak five nights a week. FREE. Details: 843-842-1979.
THURSDAYS – Dementia Dialogs
July 12-August 9: 2-4pm. Dementia Dialogs 5-week training with CEU's available; part of USC Arnold School of Public Health. Location: Memory Matters, 117 William Hilton Pkwy., HHI.
July 4 – Fourth of July Community Picnic
11-3pm. Free- all are welcome. Location: 151 Gumtree Road, HHI. Parking lot at HHI High School; ride free shuttles. Dunk Tank, Family Fun, Foodand Fellowship. Free picnic style food courtesy of Kroger. Emcee: Lavon Stevens. Community Prayer - 2pm. Five music groups; bring tents, bring wet slides for kids, NO pets, please. Details: facebook.com/onehiltonhead.
July 4 – Fouth of July Parade
8:30am. Register and pick up supplies at the Harbour Town Lighthouse to decorate your bicycle, wagon dog or kids for the 9:30am parade around Harbour Town. Entries judged on patriotism, supplies for first 100 registered. Carnival games and inflatables afterwards. Details: 843-842-1979.
July 4 - Fourth of July Fireworks
Approximately 9 pm; Harbour town fireworks will light up the sky over Calibogue Sound and the Harbour Town Lighthouse, HHI. Food, fun, live music. Details: 843-842-1979.
July 7 - Succulents Seminar
10am at Collectibles at the Greenery, 960 William Hilton Pkwy, HHI. Seminar is designed for the creating and caring of air plants, succulents and terraniums. Details: see the ad on page 42 or call 843-592-3759.
July 8 - Soba Artist Reception
July 2nd - Aug 5: Gerry Diaz "Renacimiento" art exhibity is on display with reception date July 8; from 3 to 5 pm at the SOBA Gallery; Church St. at Calhoun. Diaz's works reflect the artist's love for Puerto Rico and human figures in different mediums. Details: 843-757-6586 or sobagallery.com.
July 13-22 - Beaufort Water Festival
Rendezvous by the River for 10 special days of activities, dance, concerts, competition, parades and pageantry! Everything kicks off with the opening ceremonies at 7pm on Friday, July 13th with the Parris Island Marine Band and fireworks. Saturday Night's Concert in the Park will feature headline Granger Smith. Enjoy something day and night. For detailed festival event information and to purchase tickets log onto www.bftwaterfestival.com. Tickets also available at event entrances. Henry C. Chambers Waterfront Park in downtown Beaufort.
July 14 - 3rd Annual Beaufort Sandbar Concert
12 - 5pm. Pat Cooper returns to the river once again for a one-of-a-kind, live country music concert played on the Beaufort Sandbar on a floating stage. Free event and open to the public. Located near downtown Beaufort. Concert is only accesible by boat. See facebook event for more information.
July 18 - Cool Event
5 pm: Coolsculpting event at Hilton Head Plastic Surgery and Med Spa office; great information and cool specials. Details: Call: 843-593-0301 and see ad on page 22.
July 19 - Palmetto Quilt Guild Meeting
Noon to 3pm. Guest speaker for July is Beth Hanlon-Ridder. Location: Palmetto Electronic Cooperative, 111 Mathews Drive, HHI. $5 visitors fee. Details: palmettoquiltguild.org.
July 19-20 -May River Shrimp Festival
5-9pm and 4-9pm: Two-day local seafood feast of local shrimp, arts and music; family friendly fun. $5 tickets at the door/kids 12 and under are free. Lawn chairs, leashed pets welcome; no outside food or drink: Bluffton Oyster Factory Park, Bluffton. Details: blufftonsunsetparty.com or 843-757-8520.
July 21 & Aug 18 - CPR Training
8 am to noon both dates: certified CPR training classes at Wardle Family YMCA - 1801 Richmond Avenue, Port Royal, SC. Fee: $30; Register early-space limited. Details: Call Lou Bergen, Aquatics Director: 843-522-9622 or visit www.beaufort-jasperymca.org.
July 23 - Louie Anderson - Live!
Two perfeormances: 5pm and 8pm: One of our country's most recognized and adored comics, Louie Anderson takes the stage at Arts Center of Coastal Carolina, 14 Shelter Cove Lane, HHI. Don't miss this special evening of comedy. Tickets/details: artshhi.com or see ad on page 21.
July 24-25- College Essay Seminar
10 - 3pm both days; write your way to the college of your choice! Make a difference in your application essays by learning from two writing professionals: Cindy Whitman of Beach Shack Writers and Elizabeth Millen of Pink Magazine. Second session: August 25 & 26. Hilton Head Beach and Tennis Resort, 40 Folly Field Rd, Hilton Head Island, SC. Details: See ad on page 13.
Aug 25 - Exercise-A-Thon
8am to noon: kickboxing, zumba, HIIT, spin, yoga, tabata and more at the Wardle Family YMCA. 1801 Ruchmond Ave., Port Royal. Challenge yourself while donating "from your heart" to the YMCA scholarship campaign. $10/participation fee/donations welcome. Details: See ad on page 29 or call 843-522-9622.