Tuesday, November 7, 2023 / by Sonya Reiselt
Ready to get a jump start on your holiday shopping as well as get into the spirit of the season? If you're looking for the perfect gift for someone special this holiday season, check out these local Lowcountry holiday markets and events starting next week in Beaufort and Hilton Head Island!
Holiday Market of Beaufort
Fri, Nov 17 – Sat, Nov 18
240 Sams Point Rd, Beaufort, SC
The Holiday Market of Beaufort is returning for 2 days, featuring more than 50 incredible vendors.
The Friday night tickets (21+ only) include beer, wine, & hors d’oeuvres, and you’ll be the first to check out the top vendors of the weekend.
Friday – Sip and Shop – 21+ Tickets $25. 6p-9p
Saturday – A family-friendly shopping day! Free. 9a-3p
Fri, Nov 17, 5:30 – 7:30?PM
105 Distant Is Dr, Beaufort, SC
Join us for the 22nd Beaufort Homes for the Holidays annual event in the Village of Distant Island. Take a walking tour of 6 incredible homes in this premier waterfront community. These stunning homes showcase luxury coastal living and will be professionally decorated for the holidays by local interior designers and talented artists. Get inspired and discover new ways to create your own Holiday Magic!
Sat, Nov 18, 12?PM
Arts Center of Coastal Carolina
14 Shelter Cove Ln, Hilton Head Island, SC
The Arts Center is excited to announce the upcoming Town's Holiday Kick-Off Festival on Saturday, November 18 from 12-3pm. This free festival will take place on the Arts Center grounds and will feature a special visit from Santa and Mrs. Claus, who will arrive in style on an antique fire truck. Children will have the opportunity to meet and interact with Santa and Mrs. Claus throughout the festival.
The day is packed with holiday fun for everyone. Enjoy live entertainment from local groups, indulge in arts and crafts activities, savor delicious treats from food trucks, and explore the art market with unique creations from local vendors. Don't miss the performance by cast members of the Arts Center's popular holiday production, Holiday Inn. It's a perfect opportunity to find gifts and support local talent at the same time.
Sat, Nov 25, 1 – 4?PM
University of South Carolina Beaufort - Hilton Head Island Campus
1 Sand Shark Drive, Hilton Head Island, SC
USCB Hilton Head Campus, 1 Sand Shark Drive, Hilton Head, SC
- Holiday Tea Service including sweet and savory holiday tastings
- Obtain Authors' Signatures on Books for the Holidays
- Shop with Local Artists and basket makers
$10 Entrance Fee to Support The Heritage Library
$30 Includes Entrance & Tea Service
Children Under 12 are free (Only with the purchase of an adult ticket), and must be accompanied by an adult!
Support local authors & artists, shop for one-of-a-kind gifts, learn about Hilton Head Island history, and celebrate the start of the holiday season.
Sat, Nov 11, 9 – 10?AM
88 Arrow Rd, Hilton Head Island, SC
Join us for an exciting event - the Branches Holiday Open House! Mark your calendars for Saturday, November 11th and Sunday, November 12th, 2023. The event will be held at Branches, located at 88 Arrow Road on Hilton Head Island, SC. We can't wait to see you there!
Join us for a FUN filled holiday experience at the shop to include:
- A one-hour semi-private, reserved ticketed shopping experience in a cozy, festive atmosphere with lots of holiday fun
- Hands-on designer assistance during your reserved shopping appointment
- Holiday demos, games, treats, giveaways, & so much more!
- Ticket proceeds benefit the Lowcountry local organization Pockets Full of Sunshine that supports programming and activities for adults with disabilities and their families.
Contact Branches at 843-785-2535 or firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.