When most travelers plan a visit to Hilton Head, they’re imagining long days spent lounging on the beach. The island’s biggest attractions include a variety of water sports and the championship golf courses. But, once the sun goes down, there are still tons of great things to do. You can get a taste of authentic South Carolina cuisine, indulge in some oysters, party it up at one of the bars or clubs in the area, or unwind to some relaxing jazz tunes. To help you navigate your evenings, we’ve compiled a list of the best things to do on Hilton Head at night.
If you’re looking for even more great ideas on things to do during your trip to Hilton Head, don’t forget to request your copy of our complimentary Insider’s Guide. You’ll discover all the best places to eat, drink, and explore.
Top 3 Things to Do on Hilton Head at Night
Hit Up the Nightlife
For anyone looking to spend their night partying on Hilton Head, you’ll find quite a few places that keep the party going all night long. The Rooftop at Poseidon is one of the best places to go if you’re looking for a bar with more of a club feel. If you want to have an early night, you can head to the rooftop for some happy hour drink specials and a gorgeous view of the sunset. You can also enjoy the lovely beach scenery here even at night when you head to one of the many beach bars. Pool Bar Jim’s is a favorite spot to grab some delicious frozen drinks and breath in the ocean air. The Tiki Hut bar in front of the Beach House Resort on Coligny Beach has an outdoor area right in the sand and welcome live music acts most weekends.
Indulge in One of the Many Restaurants
For a memorable evening on Hilton Head, you should definitely explore the restaurant scene. Oysters are a specialty down South, and if you’ve never tried them before, you need to get a taste during your trip to the island. Oyster season runs from September through April, so you’ll be able to get your hands on these tasty little mollusks most of the year. Try checking out the Old Oyster Factory located right on the beautiful Broad Creek.
Listen to Some Jazz Music
For a different kind of nightlife, you should try spending an evening at The Jazz Corner. This charming bar is one of the most unique things to do on Hilton Head at night. Each night, the club welcomes talented jazz musicians from 6 p.m. to 11 p.m. While at The Jazz Corner, you can grab a bite to eat or indulge in one of their handcrafted oversized martinis.
While there are dozens of great things to do on Hilton Head at night, sometimes you want to just head back to your vacation rental after a long day lounging on the sand. For these kinds of nights, Beach Properties of Hilton Head has you covered. Each of our properties offer plenty of space and luxurious amenities to make your trip as memorable as possible. Every property has access to either a private or community pool plus you’ll receive discounts at local shops, restaurants, and bars with our Advantage Discount Card.
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