Treat your valentine to a ball, a chili cook-off or a romantic film. We love all the fun and healthful events happening this month in the Lowcountry.
Saturday, February 6
5K/10K Run/Walk and Chili Cook-Off
Come run or walk a USATF-certified 5k or 10K course at beautiful Coowsaw Point and enjoy a great after-party complete with a chili cook-off. A portion of the event’s proceeds will benefit Operation Backpack in Beaufort County. Details.
Friday, February 10 – Saturday, February 11
Valentine Ball Weekend
Beaufort Memorial Hospital Foundation will host the Valentine Ball Weekend at Tabby Placein Downtown Beaufort. This will be the 28th annual Valentine Ball and the first ever-cocktail affair the night before. Details.
Saturday, February 11
2017 Hilton Head Island Marathon, Half Marathon & 5K
The Hilton Head Island Marathon & Half Marathon features a scenic, certified route that takes participants through two parks and over the Broad Creek on a fast, flat course. Trying to make it to the Boston Marathon this year? The Hilton Head Marathon is a Boston qualifier course. Details.
Race 4 Love
CODA’s fifth annual Race4Love, a family-friendly 5K walk/run, will be held Saturday, February 11, on Cat Island. Prize will be awarded to the best Valentine’s Day-themed costume. Register online in advance or at the event. Race details and registration.
Wednesday, February 15 – Sunday, February 19
Beaufort International Film Festival
The Beaufort Regional Film Commission and the Beaufort Film Society are hosting the Tenth Annual Beaufort International Film Festival. Enjoy five days of international and local short films, feature films, animation, educational forums, guest speakers and parties. Film selections and tickets.