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Hilton Head Activities For Kids

We all know that if the kids are entertained, occupied, and having fun, then EVERYONE is having a good time! Hilton Head offers a plethora of kids activities, child friendly adventure and tons of family entertainment. Enjoy every activity under the sun: try mini golf, a Pirate Adventure, or a bubble gum cruise! Burn off some energy at the many parks or playgrounds. Or, discover what adventures await with a simple day at the beach. For those rainy day activities, head to the Coastal Discovery Museum, paint-your-own pottery, or visit The Sandbox.

With all that Hilton Head has to offer for kids, you'll create family memories and build lasting traditions that won't soon be forgotten.  

Adventure Cove offers excitement for all ages with 36 challenging holes (2 courses) of adventure golf on two Caribbean style courses. Enjoy the sights and sounds of paradise as you play through caverns and around lush garden lagoons. Hilton Head Mini Golf at its best.

The Art Cafe is a paint-your-own pottery studio. “This is a fun place to go with a group of girls or children. The basic premise is to pick out your pottery and paint it. The Art Cafe has tons of paint color, stencils and stamps to assist you in your creation.” Laura B.

There are several babysitting and nanny services in the Hilton Head Island area.

For the kids, the Bristol Sports Arena offers a skating park equipped with ramps for stunt skate-boarding, in-line skating and bicycles also. The park also includes a roller hockey rink which doubles as six half-court basketball courts.

Coligny Plaza has a kiosk area with a stage and offers a variety of entertainment such as puppet shows, kazoos, magic, juggling, clowns, story telling, crafts, music, free movies, etc. Entertainment start times vary.

Captain Zodiac’s, Kids Water Fun Day is a day filled with adventure including dolphin spotting, crabbing, water balloon tossing and face painting.

Hilton Head Island's favorite entertainer, Greg Russell, boards the Vagabond every Thursday and Friday all summer long for a ninety minute, fun-filled cruise featuring dolphins, music, games, stories and more.

Located just over the bridges in Bluffton, Island Playground is an indoor playground with a wide variety of inflatable fun and exploration areas.

The Hilton Head Island Recreation Association offers both locals and visitors alike recreation programs, “wellness” activities and special events.

Since 1979, Outside Hilton Head has been offering youth education and camps. From learning how to kayak to crabbing or even an over night trip to Page Island, Outside Hilton Head has something to offer for everyone.

There are a range of kid friendly parks with all the amenities in the Hilton Head Island area. Jarvis Creek Park, Fish Haul Creek Park and Green Shell Park are a few of the favorites.

Grab a pirate tattoo, sword and eyepatch and become a pirate in Captain Shannon Taner's Band of Pirates!

There is a playground in Shelter Cove Harbour that features a climbing structure, swings, etc. This is where Tuesday night fireworks are held during the summer and Shannon Tanner entertain families. Fireworks start every Tuesday night at 9:00 p.m. from June till Labor Day.*

Art café will let your little ones create ceramic pieces and paint them.

Located in Sea Pines Plantation, Lawton Stable offers several riding options available. Trail, pony and carriage rides are all available along with weekly equestrian camps for children ages 8 and up.

The Sandbox – Interactive children’s museum.

With Hilton Head Island's gorgeous beaches as our backdrop, our professional staff will create incredible family portraits that you will cherish for years to come.