Foodie February

Celebrating all Things Culinary in the Lowcountry!

Are you a foodie visiting Hilton Head Island in February? Well, you’ve picked the perfect month to indulge with events perfect for foodies all month long! From traditional Gullah cuisine, to seafood and Chamber Restaurant Week, we’re sure you’ll find something to satisfy your taste buds during your visit. From fresh oysters and shrimp to grilled Mahi and flounder, foodie February will leave you with a longing to return to the area to explore the more than 250 restaurants; most locally owned. During Chamber Restaurant Week, be sure to stop into participating restaurants where fresh, new menu item ideas may be featured, as well. Create your full Foodie February itinerary with these dates in mind and be sure to review our Pinterest board for other ideas as you plan your escape to Hilton Head Island. Cheers and bon appétit! 

Foodie February's Marquee Events:
Gullah Celebration

Today, the descendants of West Africans that were brought to the coastal islands of South Carolina and Georgia in bondage are striving to preserve a way of life. Gullah is more than simply the language and name of a people.

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Dining on Hilton Head Island

Whether you are looking for a romantic dinner for two, or a family-friendly waterfront experience, we are sure you will find what you’re looking for on Hilton Head Island! Over 250 restaurants with everything from local seafood to top-grade steaks greet visitors and locals alike with palate pleasing dishes year round.

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Featured Lowcountry Recipes

Prepare your own Lowcountry feast at home with these great recipes from some of the Island’s most popular restaurants. Or, try your luck at preparing your very own Lowcountry Boil at home complete with perfectly shucked, fresh oysters. Go ahead – give it a shot!

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Famous Local Recipes

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Hilton Head Island’s Culinary Events

Festivals are just the beginning! Learn more about culinary events on Hilton Head Island; from wine dinners to the Hilton Head Wine & Food Festival.

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Nightlife on Hilton Head Island

Top off your evening with live music, a comedy show or just a nightcap at one of the Island’s great nightlife spots. From live, local bands to great local spots to meet friends and have cocktails, celebrate the days activities with a night out.

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Find Your Island Time

Hilton Head is America’s Favorite Island®, offering 12 miles of pristine beaches and everything you need for the ultimate retreat. Enjoy easy days relaxing in the sun, sand and surf on some of the best beaches in the country. Voted #1 Island three years in a row by readers of "Conde Nast Traveler" and "Travel + Leisure" magazines, you'll be sure to find your ultimate escape when you escape to Hilton Head Island.
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