It might be 6,000 pounds of South Carolina’s best chicken wings that attracts a crowd at the Hilton Head Island Wingfest, but this year’s musical line-up is sure to intrigue the senses as well.
The 20th annual Hilton Head Island Wingfest, scheduled to take place March 20 – 21, 2015 at the iconic Shelter Cove Community Park, will feature world-class live entertainment from local and regional musicians, such as Sara Burns, a self-taught musician who began her career as one of the youngest solo entertainers on Hilton Head Island, and Liquid Ginger, a popular band out of Savannah, Ga. best known for its pure rock and roll sound with a hint of country and classic blues. In addition, Wingfest will be hosting its first ever laser light show, which is sure to keep the audience entertained.
Friday, March 20th
5:30 pm-7:00 pm – Sara Burns & Taylor Kent
7:00 pm-9:00 pm – Groove Town Assault
8:30 pm – Laser Light Show: NEW!
Saturday, March 21st
11:00 am-1:00 pm – JoJo Squirrel & the Home Pickles
1:30 pm-3:30 pm – Deas Guyz
4:00 pm- 6:00 pm – Liquid Ginger
The main event will showcase 20 local restaurants and 15 home cooks offering their finest creations in competition for the claim of 2015 Best Wing of Hilton Head. With games and activities for the kids, a big-screen television streaming coverage of this year’s March Madness basketball tournament, and live entertainment – there’s something to make everyone happy.
What: Hilton Head Island Wingfest, presented by the Hilton Head Island Recreation Association and Hargray Communications, to help fund the Island Recreation Center’s Children Scholarship Fund.
When: Friday, March 20 from 5 – 9 p.m. and Saturday, March 21 from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Where: Shelter Cove Community Park, 39 Shelter Cove Lane, Hilton Head Island, SC 29928
Cost: Admission is $6; free for ages 10 and under.
To learn more about the 20th Annual Wingfest, visit islandreccenter.org.