Posted on 11/16/2022

Hilton Head During Christmas

Hilton Head During Christmas

There is something magical in the air on Hilton Head Island during the Christmas and holiday season. Light displays are plentiful, music seems to drift through the air and the weather offers just enough crisp to pack your favorite sweater along with beachy favorites. As locals, we've got all the details on planning an unforgettable Christmas to Hilton Head Island. Get the scoop on weather, dining, events, services and beach houses below.

Hilton Head Weather During Christmas

Charlie brown Christmas tree on the beach

The weather during the winter holiday season at Hilton Head Island is a dream. You'll enjoy sunny days and warm afternoons. Mornings and evenings can be a bit cool, offering the perfect opportunity to pull out the cute layering outfits that have been hiding in the back of your closet. It's really ideal weather for biking, golfing and birding. Rent some kayaks or go for a dolphin watching tour if you're feeling a bit more adventurous! 

Hilton Head Restaurants Open on Christmas Eve

Restaurants during Christmas time

Christmas Eve Services Hilton Head Island

Hilton Head Island offers a great selection of Christmas Eve services. See below for a few Christmas Eve services you may attend with your friends and family. 

Hilton Head Christmas Events

Friends enjoy the holiday lights

  • The Holiday Artisan Market (December 4th, 2022: A festive holiday market with live music and over 40 artisans, this is a great spot to pick up holiday gifts. Enjoy live music, food truck cuisine, and even a visit from Santa himself! 
  • Winter Wonderland Festival (December 3rd, 2022): The Winter Wonderland Festival is the perfect opportunity to kick off the holiday season with the kiddos. There will be a golden candy cane hunt , games and more.
  • Christmas Lights at Shelter Cove (November & December): Shelter Cove offers a beautiful display of lights every holiday season. Each store decks out their area and lights are strung between the stores canopy style. You can also view lights at Harbour Town and the Fire and Rescue Station.

Plan Your Hilton Head Island Christmas

Make your Christmas an unforgettable holiday when you plan a trip to Hilton Head Island. We offer beach houses with all the amenities you're searching for. Find an oceanfront rental with a view, or bring Fido along with our pet friendly beach houses.

Hilton Head Vacation Rentals


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