May 2018 Events
In May Hilton Head Island starts to come alive with the return of its nearly 2.5 million visitors annually. Below is a list of events going on in Shelter Cove Harbour and around the island.
Shelter Cove Harbour Events:
Music and Taste on the Harbour
Dance the night away on Thursday nights at Shelter Cove Harbour from 6 pm to 9 pm! Now in its 7th season, the spring outdoor concert series will kick-off with The Headliners and will feature a variety of bands on Thursday nights throughout this spring. Featured Shelter Cove Harbour restaurants will set up as usual around Neptune and will offer specially-priced light appetizers, wine, beer, and cocktails. Limited seating will be provided so you are encouraged to bring your own chairs. Click For More Information Here.
May 3rd – Deas Guyz
May 10th – The Headliners
May 17th – Deas Guyz
Shelter Cove Harbour & Marina Art Festival
Join us along the harbour Memorial weekend and enjoy locally sourced artwork at the Harbour’s first local Art Festival. Join the fun on Saturday, May 26th and Sunday, May 27th from 10 am to 5 pm. In addition to the Art Festival, there will be live steel drum performer for your enjoyment 1 pm to 4 pm on the 26th and 27th.
Events Around the Island:
14th Annual Yacht Hop of Hilton Head Island
May 6th 5:30 pm to 9:00pm
The Yacht Hop, Hospice Care of the Lowcountry’s largest annual fundraiser, generally takes place during the month of May in the Harbour Town Yacht Basin in The Sea Pines Resort.
Guests are invited to step aboard stunning yachts and be treated to mouth-watering hors d’oeuvres prepared fresh by some of the area’s premier chefs! Guests also enjoy music by The Headliners and silent & live auctions. The evening closes with dessert and a champagne toast. A cash bar is available and valet parking is provided. All proceeds benefit Hospice Care of the Lowcountry’s patient care programs. Click for More Information Here
Evita at Arts Center of Coastal Carolina
May 2nd to May 27th
Show Times: 8 pm Tuesdays-Saturdays; check calendar for Sunday show times!
Description: Our audience’s number one pick for a musical, Evita became the first British musical to receive the Tony Award for Best Musical. With music by Andrew Lloyd Webber and lyrics by Tim Rice, the show also garnered six Drama Desk awards, the Outer Critics Circle award, and seven Tony awards. Evita focuses on the life of Argentine political leader Eva Peron, the ruthlessly ambitious second wife of Argentine president Juan Peron, and follows her early life, rise to power, charity work and eventual death. The show wows with show-stopping numbers including “Don’t Cry for Me, Argentina,” “And the Money Kept Rolling In (and Out),” “The Rainbow Tour,” and “High-flying, Adored.” The eclectic range of musical styles includes classical, with its opening choral piece (“Requiem for Evita”), instrumentals, rhythmic Latinate, as well as ballads and rock. The Sunday Times described Lloyd Webber’s score as “an unparalleled fusion of 20th century musical experience.”
“Spectacular, innovative and starry.” -Village Voice
Additional Details: Tickets for preview performances May 2-3, 2018 are $48 for adults and $35 for children 5-15; Full priced tickets May 4-27, 2018 are $58 for adults and $45 for children. Click Here For More Information