October 2017 Community Calendar

October 2017 Community Calendar

Breast Cancer Awareness Month  |  4th - Nat’l Taco Day
5th - Nat’l Do Something Nice Day  |  9th - Columbus Day
Positive Attitude Month

OCT 3 The Bra Project Grand Unveiling Party
5:30-7 pm Come see the Traveling Bra Exhibit in support of local cancer survivors. Hear the finalist announcement and enjoy champagne, light hors d’oeuvres, and door prizes. Space is limited. RSVP 843-815-6699. Pinnacle Plastic Surgery. Sheridan Park, 7 Mallett Way, Bluffton. See ad pg. 26.

OCT 3-4 “Symphonic Soul”

6 pm gates open. 7:30 concert begins. Join Hilton Head Symphony Orchestra at Montage Palmetto Bluff as we celebrate the soulful sounds of the 60s and 70s with funky sounds from Detroit to LA and everyone’s favorite R&B classics featuring Deas-Guyz. To purchase tickets and for info: 843-842-2055.

OCT 4-22 The Color Purple

From Alice Walker’s bestseller and Stephen Spielberg’s Oscar-nominated film comes a musical with a fresh, joyous score of jazz, ragtime, gospel and blues. Arts Center of Coastal Carolina. 14 Shelter Cove Ln., HHI. 843-842-ARTS (2728) See ad pg. 6.

OCT 7 Burger, Bacon & BBQ

11am-5 pm This carnivorous event will feature the Lowcountry’s top chefs and restaurants serving up their best dishes. Enjoy craft beers, kid’s activities and live music. $7 per person. Kids 10 & under free. Island Rec Center event at Shelter Cove Community Park. See ad pg. 34.

OCT 9 – Nov 13 Mastermind Group

6-8 pm Every Monday. Learn to move forward in your life to achieve specific life goals and reach your dreams. Led by Elizabeth Skenes Millen, founder, owner and publisher of Pink and Paisley Magazines. Limited to 6 people. RSVP 843-301-3993. See ad pg. 44.

OCT 10 Hurricane Irma Walk Relief Drive

4:30 Join us for a 45 minute walk with Dr. Sack and Amy Sack starting at the Transformation Medical office. All donations will go to the Salvation Army! 2 Marshland Rd., Ste. #7, HHI. See ad pg. 16.

OCT 12 Be in the Know from Head to Toe

5:30 pm You’re invited to an in-house seminar featuring Frederick G. Weniger, MD, FACS and the LUX Ladies. Enjoy light refreshments, special event pricing and door prizes. Seating is limited. RSVP 843-757-3223. LUX~A Medical Spa. 350 Fording Island Rd., Bluffton. See ad pg. 5.

OCT 12 Pink Partini

5:30-8 pm Everyone’s invited! Come help us kiss away cancer at the largest breast cancer awareness celebration in the Lowcountry at Fish Seafood & Raw Bar. 1 North Forest Beach Dr., HHI. Sponsored by Hilton Head Hospital. See ad pg. 4.

OCT 12 Women’s Health & Hysterectomies Seminar

Noon-1 pm Join Dr. Claude Tolbert for a free seminar to discuss solutions to common women's issues. Lunch provided. Bluffton Medical Campus. 75 Baylor Dr., Bluffton. RSVP 1-800-454-7899.

OCT 14
Boots and Bling

6 pm Annual fundraiser and silent auction to benefit YMCA of Beaufort County Capital Campaign. Tickets $50 individual or $90 couple. To purchase www.ymcabeaufortcounty.com or 843-522-9622. Tabby Place in downtown Beaufort. See ad pg. 55.

OCT 14 Rockin’ the Pink
7:30 am registration. 8:30 am festivities begin. Bluffton Firefighters Auxiliary hosts 3 mile breast cancer walk beginning at Red Cedar School, 11 Box Elder St., Bluffton. Vendors, food, drinks and silent auction. For registration fees, deadlines, and packet pickup info: www.rockinthepink.weebly.com

OCT 15 Latin Music Festival
Noon- 9:30 pm Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month and enjoy live music, folkloric dance, dance competition, kids zone and traditional Latin-American Cuisine. 843-681-2393. Shelter Cove Community Park. See ad pg. 59.

OCT 17 Special Obagi Event
3-6 pm Enjoy specials, discounts and receive a free skin consultation with an Obagi representative. Purchase your ticket today. Space is limited. Aqua Med Spa Salon. 2206 Mossy Oaks Rd., Port Royal. See ad pg. 23.

OCT 18 CoolSculpting Event
5 pm Enjoy a cocktail and see what CoolSculpting can do for you. Purchase one treatment area; enter raffle for FREE second area. RSVP by Oct 16 for goodie bag ($75 value) + free consult with Dr. Reid. Hilton Head Plastic Surgery. 35 Bill Fries Dr., Bldg. E, HHI. See ad pg. 15.

OCT 18 Grand Opening & Ribbon Cutting
10 am Come celebrate with Lettrs for the grand opening of their Bluffton location. 8 State of Mind Street, Bluffton. See ad pg. 46.

OCT 19 Achieve Your Greatest Vision Potential
12-1 pm Learn about the latest technologies in cataract surgery, using no IV and less drops and all of your vision options. Lunch by Twenty/20 Café. May River Room at Pinckney Hall in Sun City. RSVP 843-842-2020. SunGate Medical Group. See ad pg. 23.

OCT 19-22 Annual Pat Conroy Literary Festival
Join us as we celebrate Pat Conroy’s legacy as student and teacher through this year’s festival theme of The Transformative Power of Education. For a festival schedule and to purchase tickets, visit: www.patconroyliteraryfestival.org.


8 am- 2:30 pm Spend a day immersed in thought-provoking conversation and ideas worth spreading. Rooftop Bar at Poseidon, Shelter Cove Towne Center, HHI. Tickets limited to 100. On sale now $79. See ad pg. 40.

OCT 20-21 Roberto Coin Trunk Show

10 am- 5 pm Don’t miss the new Barocco & Cento collections. Forsythe Jewelers at The Shops at Sea Pines Center. 71 Lighthouse Rd., HHI. See ad pg. 10.

OCT 21 NAMI 5K Walk

8:30 am check in. 10 am start time. Be a part of NAMI’s largest and most successful mental health awareness and fundraising event in the country! Coligny Beach. Info: 843-681-2200.

OCT 25 Tee Off Fore the Arts

Enjoy a perfect day on the links or the court in support of Arts Center programming. Silent auction and awards reception. Wexford Golf & Tennis Club. Sponsored by Mortgage Network. For info and fees; 843-686-3945 ext. 210.

OCT 26 What Would Jesus Do?

11:30 am Join Deb Copeland at The Golf Club at Indigo Run for a time of inspiration and fellowship. $24 per person includes lunch. RSVP 843-715-0617. See ad pg. 7.

OCT 26 Fall Sip, Shop & Spa

5:30-8 pm FREE revitalizing event. Early holiday shopping specials, complimentary Mini Services. Enjoy light hors d’oeuvres and complimentary mimosas. Heavenly Spa at The Westin. 2 Grasslawn Ave., HHI. See ad pg. 36.

OCT 27 Pumpkin Patch

4-8 pm Halloween costume contest, candy, games, and more. Everyone is welcome. Activities geared toward kids age 3-12. Free admission. Island Rec Center event at Shelter Cove Community Park. See ad pg. 34.

NOV 3 A Gourmet Gala

6-9 pm Enjoy food and carving stations, dessert room, complete bar service, martini station, live music and silent auction. Cocktail attire/jackets required. Tickets $100. www.hhheroes.com. TidePointe Clubhouse, HHI. Benefitting Hilton Head Heroes. See ad pg. 30.

NOV 6Putt for PAL” Charity Golf Tourney
Join fellow animal loving golf enthusiasts for a fun day on the links to benefit homeless pets. $200 per player ($150 for Belfair members). Includes golf cart, lunch, gratuity, on-course beverages, golf/ raffle prizes and awards reception. Hole sponsorships available ($100). Info: www.palgolf.golfreg.com.

To Submit a Non-profit or Charitable Calendar Event: Please email your event in 50 words or less to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. by October 12th.