Butterfly Discovery

Meets at the Museum
$10 per adult, $5 per child

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Exploring Pinckney Island

Meets at Pinckney Island Wildlife Refuge
$12 adult, $7 child (ages 4-12)

Blue Crab Discovery

Meets at Museum (April-Oct.)
$15 per adult, $10 per child

May River Expedition

Meets at Calhoun Street Dock, Bluffton
$40 adult, $30 child (12 and under with adult).

Kayaking

Meets at Jarvis Creek Water Sports
$32 adult, $28 child (ages 5-12 with adult)

Shrimp Trawling Expedition

Meets at Harbour Town Marina
$40 adult, $25 child (12 and under)

Beach Discovery

Mitchelville Beach Park
$12 adult, $7 child (ages 4-12)

Cast Net Throwing

Meets at Museum (Alternating Tuesdays)
$10 per adult

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Honey Horn Nature Walk

Meets at the Museum
$10 per adult, $5 per child

Forts of Port Royal

Meets at Port Royal Golf Clubhouse
$12 adult, $7 child (ages 7-12)

Dolphin Research Excursion

Meets at Calhoun Street Dock, Bluffton
$55 per person (ages 10 and older)

Kayaking

Meets at Jarvis Creek Water Sports
$32 adult, $28 child (ages 5-12 with adult)

Lowcountry Critters “Meet and Greet”

Meets at the Museum
$10 per adult, $5 per child

Butterfly Discovery

Meets at the Museum, 3/16-4/9
$10 per adult, $5 per child

Dolphin and Nature Cruise

Meets at Broad Creek Marina (Through October)
$19 adult, $13 child (ages 1 -12 with adult)

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Exploring Pinckney Island

Meets at Pinckney Island Wildlife Refuge
$12 adult, $7 child (ages 4-12)

Blue Crab Discovery

Meets at Museum (April-Oct.)
$15 per adult, $10 per child

Honey Horn History Walk

Meets at the Museum
$10 per adult, $5 for children (4-12 years)

Kayaking

Meets at Jarvis Creek Water Sports
$32 adult, $28 child (ages 5-12
with adult)

May River Expedition

Meets at Calhoun Street Dock (Begins 3/15)
$40 adult, $30 child (12 and under with adult).

Civil War Era

Meets at the Museum
$7 per person

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Salt Marsh Discovery

Meets at the Museum
$10 adult, $5 child (ages 4-12)

Lowcountry Critters “Meet and Greet”

Meets at the Museum
$10 per adult, $5 per child

Dolphin and Nature Cruise

Meets at Broad Creek Marina
$19 adult, $13 child (ages 1 -12 with adult)

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Sweetgrass Basket Class

Meets at the Museum (No class on 9/10, 10/22, 10/29)
$65 per person

Dolphin Research Excursion

Meets at Calhoun Street Dock, Bluffton (2nd Saturday of the Month)
$55 per person (ages 10 and older)

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UPCOMING SPECIAL EVENTS

Changemakers Lecture Series Continues

Tuesday, September 27th – Coligny Theater – 5:30 PM Wine and Cheese, 6:00 Presentation

Viewed for years as a destination for golf and tennis, Hilton Head Island’s idea of fun has seen a total transformation in the last few decades. By land, sea and air, Mike Overton from Outside Hilton Head, a water and adventure company; Frank Babel, a cycling advocate and Roger Freedman, owner of Zipline Hilton Head have changed what recreation is in our community, opening up a new world of possibilities. Register Here. ($20 per person, $30 per couple)

Chili Cook Off – October 8th – 11:30 – 3:30

The Kiwanis Club of Hilton Head Island will host the 32nd Annual Chili Cook-off at the Coastal Discovery Museum from 11:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 8, 2016. Awards will be givent in six categories: Restaurants, Amateurs, Young Chefs, Resorts, Grocery Stores and Assisted Living Centers. The Chilly Willy Band will be providing its unique style of entertainment. Complimentary parking and complimentary children’s games and activities, including face painting, will enable parents and children alike to fully enjoy the festivities. The Chili Cook-off will take place rain or shine, and attendees are encouraged to come hungry for all-you-can-eat chili! Tickets are available at the Coastal Discovery Museum for $15 each (in advance of the event). Tickets are $20 on the day of the event.

History Day – Bike and Trolley Tours – October 15th

logoHilton Head Island History Day offers two unique ways to witness the island’s history. Docent-led Bike tours ($15 per person) and docent-led trolley tours ($25 per person) offer four guided morning and afternoon explorations of the island’s military history, its role in the Civil War, and its historical dedication to preserving its waterways and agriculture.  End your day at Hudson’s Seafood on the Docks between the hours of 5:00 and 7:00pm for a Lowcountry Boil ($35/$15) and some great entertainment. Reservations may only be made online.   Register Here

4th Annual Arkhaios Film Festival – October 20, 21, and 22nd

Arkhaios 2016 revised

The 4th Annual Arkhaios Cultural Heritage and Archaeology Film Festival will take place over 3 days, October 20, 21 and 22nd. In collaboration with the South Carolina Institute of Archaeology and Anthropology at the University of South Carolina, we are proud to bring the festival to Hilton Head Island. Tickets are $20 per person for a three day pass, $10 per person for a daily pass, or $5 per film. The official selection will be announced and posted in September. Visit our event calendar to purchase tickets online. To keep up to date with the festival, visit this website. A full list of films can be seen here.

 

2016 Arkhaios Film Trailer

 

Art Market at Historic Honey Horn – April 29-30, 2017

Applications are available for the Coastal Discovery Museum’s annual Art Market at Historic Honey Horn. Please click here for a small version of the application. To receive a hard copy of the application, please email artmarket@coastaldiscovery.org with your mailing address.

 

70 Honey Horn Drive – Hilton Head Island, SC -843-689-6767