Wednesday, March 8, 2023 / by Sonya Reiselt
"Go mb'fhéidir go bhfuil ádh na nÉireannach leat"
St Patrick's Day is coming March 17th. And of course, that means a ton of fun down here on the beach! Whether you want to go for a run or just stand by and watch the Irish spectacle roll by in a classic parade, there's fun for the whole family down here in the Lowcountry this next week. Here are the highlights:
Sat, Mar 11, 4 – 7?PM
Lowcountry Celebration Park
94 Pope Ave, Hilton Head Island, SC
Join us for the kickoff of IRISH FEST with a Saturday Night concert in the park. This free event will begin with traditional pipe & drums and end with Boston’s Irish rock band, The Fenian Sons.
March 11 @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
12 Georgianna Dr.
Hilton Head Island, SC 29926
Ole Fashioned Oyster Roast at the Gullah Museum of Hilton Head Island. All-you-can-eat oysters. Bounce house for kids. Activities. Food for non-seafood eaters is available.
March 11 @ 8:00 am
Get your Irish on and bring out your inner Leprechaun during The 28th Annual Hilton Head Shamrock 5K Run. The flat and fast Shamrock 5K Run / Walk race course starts at 8:00 am on Pope Avenue, In front of New York City Pizza at Heritage Plaza. The event finishes inside Coligny Plaza.
The 38th Hilton Head Ireland St. Patrick’s Day Parade will again march down Hilton Head Island’s Pope Avenue at 3 pm. Get your GREEN on and join us for the best and the oldest St. Patrick’s Day Parade in all of South Carolina. It is going to be a grand celebration!
March 18 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am
A crazy leprechaun has taken over South Beach! Join us as kids 12 and under search South Beach for shamrocks redeemable for tasty treats and Salty Dog gear.
- Scavenger Hunt Style
- Prizes for everyone!
*Scavenger Hunt runs from 9 am – 11 am
*St. Pat’s inspired breakfast is served on the waterfront from 8 am – 11 am.