Spring is a fantastic time to visit Hilton Head, SC! Boasting beautiful weather and breathtaking scenery, our island is absolutely idyllic during this time of year. In addition to the wonderful climate, Hilton Head also hosts a number of fun events throughout the season. To help you make the most of your vacation, we have put together a guide to five of the best spring events in Hilton Head.
1. Harbour Town Spring Fest
Harbour Town will kick off the season with an awesome Spring Fest in March! The event will feature a special Sidewalk Sale, in which Harbour Town’s famous craft shops, jewelry stores, gift shops, and other boutiques will offer some excellent deals. Spring Fest will also include free live entertainment, children’s activities, water sports, boat rides, and more outdoor fun. Visitors will find Harbour Town at the Sea Pines Yacht Basin.
2. Hilton Head Island’s Wingfest
Wingfest is another one of the most popular spring events in Hilton Head. Scheduled for March, this spirited competition will pit around 25 local restaurants against each other as they vie for the title of “best wings on the island.” Guests will have the chance to sample all of the mouth-watering chicken wings, and there will even be a Wing Eating Contest for the bravest attendees. In total, over 6,500 pounds of chicken wings will be served at the festival!
3. RBC Heritage Golf Tournament
With half a century of history under its belt, the RBC Heritage is a Hilton Head tradition! This PGA Tour event is played in April at the Harbour Town Golf Links, which is frequently ranked among the best courses in the nation. Spectators are welcome at the tournament, and there are fantastic concession venues located throughout the course.
4. Art Market at Historic Honey Horn
Held at the Coastal Discovery Museum in April, the Art Market is a juried fine arts and crafts show. This annual event brings over 90 talented artists from around the country to Hilton Head. If you’re looking for the perfect souvenir from your vacation, this is the place to find it!
5. Yacht Hop of Hilton Head
In May, the Harbour Town Yacht Basin will host the annual Yacht Hop. Guests at this fun event will come aboard docked yachts to sample spectacular hors d’oeuvres prepared by some of Hilton Head’s finest chefs. The fundraiser will also feature live music, a silent auction, a live auction, dessert, and a champagne toast. Proceeds from the event will benefit Hospice Care of the Lowcountry.
When you stay with Hilton Head Properties Realty & Rentals, you will be near all of these incredible spring events in Hilton Head. Our vacation rentals come with your choice of stellar amenities, including fully equipped kitchens, outdoor grills, flat screen TVs, internet access, and private swimming pools. With everything from 1 bedroom properties to 7 bedroom properties, we are sure to have the ideal accommodations for your trip. To start planning your getaway, browse our selection of Hilton Head vacation rentals!