Nov 16, 2018 5:00 PM

Friday, November 16th through Sunday, November 18th, 2018  Weekend Of FUN and FUNDraising Activities Presented By: SWINGFIT To Register, click on the green Register button. To only register for the Sunday main ride, choose the 2nd option.  Along with the main event ride, there will be an entire weekend of opportunities, Nov. 16-18, to enjoy the best that Hilton Head Island has to offer, while still supporting the Boys & Girls Club of Hilton Head Island. Sign up to volunteer HERE.  Friday & Saturday Evening Concert: The Music of the Grateful Dead Presented by Swampfire Records  Hilton Head Island’s local music label Swampfire Records is producing a special event at Coligny Theatre spotlighting the timeless tunes of The Grateful Dead. Lending their musical talents to the evening’s festivities will be local artists Jevon Daly, NATIVE, Cranford Hollow and many more, all to benefit the Boys & Girls Club. Shows begin at 8 p.m. Friday, Nov. 16 and 6 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 17.At 6pm on Friday and 5pm on Saturday, volunteers will be on hand to give you everything you need for the cycling events: packets, shirts and a swag bag bursting with goodies.New for 2018!!!Saturday - The Beach Grinder Bike Race Presented by The Bike Doctor + Crush EntertainmentFREE for kids and Bikes for Adults and Kids provided. All skill levels and age groups are invited to take a turn on our fun course - built entirely on the beach! Participants will be challenged on a short course of hard-packed sand, soft sand, obstacles, and other surprises that our team will come up with! There are NO barriers to participate. Bikes provided and divisions for all ages and skill levels. Bring your family & friends to watch from our in-field spectator zone, a perfect place to cheer you on!This inaugural event in partnership with The Bike Doctor promises a unique bike experience on Hilton Head Island - you won't want to miss it! ***Under 18, FREE!***Sunday - The Main Ride Presented by Coligny Plaza + Coastal States Bank + May River DermatologyPedal Hilton Head’s main event takes to the beaches, pathways and bridges of Hilton Head Island on Nov. 18, with events for every skill level. Enjoy a family fun ride on the beach, take to the pathways for a 10-mile ride, soak up the history of Mitchelville Freedom Park for the 20-mile ride, head over the bridges to the mainland on the 40-mile ride or challenge yourself for the metric century 62-mile ride that guides you past some of the island’s most jaw-dropping scenery. Then when you’ve finished, head back to Coligny Plaza for an afterparty with food, drink, music and more. From the hard-packed sands of Coligny Beach to bridges, Pinckney Island, the flyover, and the roads and bike paths in between, join us for a spirited ride around Hilton Head Island with funds going to the Boys & Girls Club of Hilton Head Island. Please note this event is rain or shine.  Please note the Pace for the 62 and 40 -  62A - 20 62B - 18 40 - 15 For a look at all routes, click here.  *Please note - all items are subject to change.  Looking to go the extra mile? Try our Pedal For A Kid Challenge!  This coveted challenge is taken by many of our dedicated riders each year. Those individuals who reach $300 or more (either through donations or by their own wallet) towards their main ride will receive:  1 Ticket to either the Friday or Saturday Night “Music of the Grateful Dead” Show 1 Entry for the Beach Grinder Bike Racing Event on Saturday  1 Entry for Pedal Hilton Head Island on Sunday Our 2018 Signature Jersey – Valued At $75 Our 2018 Signature Dry-Fit Tee Shirt Our 2018 Signature Water Bottle with Turtle Mascot Our 2018 Signature Tote Bag Custom “Bib” With A Photo Of A Child You Are Riding For Donation for one child to attend the club for 10 days + all meals Learn more about the Pedal For A Kid Challenge here!  *Please note - jersey is subject to change.  Host Hotel - The Beach House at Coligny! Register to guarantee your $99/night room rate. Use code PHH.

Nov 27, 2018 6:00 PM

Katie Blomquist, the host of Downtown Charleston Networking powered by Rockstar Connect, invites you to an evening of Rockstar Connect networking at Bay Street Biergarten on Tuesday, November 27th, 6 PM to 8 PM. It is a mix-and-mingle, after-hours business networking event and all may attend. Unlike other evening networking events, admission is free of charge, there are no boring speakers and no one is trying to sell you anything. Bring your old friends, make new friends and create your next meaningful business connection.Bay Street Biergarten is providing complimentary finger foods on a first come first served basis as well as the free event space. Attendees are encouraged to reciprocate the venue’s generosity by making a beverage purchase and by tipping their servers. It is the Rockstar thing to do. Feel free to come early for dinner, or stay after for drinks. Rockstar Connect events are held in hundreds of cities around the United States and Canada and hundreds of thousands of networkers attend Rockstar Connect events every year. Our hosts believe that you have to give in order to get, which is why they organize this monthly event to support their local business community. Direct all questions to Rockstar Connect: 1 (800) 205-2327.  Katie Blomquist https://www.goingplacesnonprofit.org/ Rockstar Connecthttps://www.rockstarconnect.com/ All attendees are welcome, either living in or visiting the Greater Charleston, South Carolina area: Mount Pleasant, SC, North Charleston, SC, Hanahan, SC, Goose Creek, SC, Ladson, SC, Summerville, SC, Beaufort, SC, Georgetown, SC, Hilton Head Island, SC, Orangeburg, SC, Wilmington Island, GA, Sumter, SC, Rincon, GA, Socastee, SC, Savannah, GA, Anson Borough Homes, SC, Wragg Borough Homes, SC, Gadsden Green Homes, SC, Harbor View, SC, Lakeview of Lawton Bluff, SC, Wappo Heights, SC, The Crescent, SC, Country Club Estates, SC, Lawton Bluff, SC, Battery Point, SC, Stiles Point, SC, Bayview Acres, SC, Fort Johnson Estates, SC, Harbor Woods, SC, South Windermire, SC, Marsh Point, SC, Clarks Point, SC

Nov 17, 2018 6:00 PM

Saturday Evening Concert: The Music of the Grateful DeadHilton Head Island’s local music label Swampfire Records is producing a special event at Coligny Theatre spotlighting the timeless tunes of The Grateful Dead. Lending their musical talents to the evening’s festivities will be local artists Naytiv & Cranford Hollow, all to benefit the Boys & Girls Club. Show begins at  6 p.m. Nov. 17.

Nov 16, 2018 6:30 PM

We’re delighted to announce the return in 2018 of the Verve Rally Charity Gala Ball in support of Make-A-Wish® UK. This year's Gala Ball has Charlie Brake (Love Island, and the Brakes food distribution family), Ferne McCann (TV personality), Frankie Foster (Love Island) and Coralie Jo (Sky TV's The Ultimate Matchmaker) attending, along with Ververs (Verve Rally participants - automotive and travel enthusiasts), UK's business leaders, political heads, influencers and all-round cool people, who enjoy a good work-life balance and giving back. Our auctioneer at this year's Gala Ball is none other than Jamie Breese, TV personality from BBC2's The Life Laundry & The Antiques Show, ITV1's Everything Must Go, and Discovery Channel's Auction Kings to name a few of the series he's presented on over his 18 year career in television.  The evening commences at 6.30pm on 16th November with a drinks reception for Gold & Platinum passes (7:30pm for Silver passes). This is followed by a delicious three-course meal with wine, live music, multi-award winning aerialist, magician and of course some incredible live and silent auctions items. All while raising funds to help create life-changing wishes for children with critical illnesses. Proceeds from this this charity gala ball go to Make-A-Wish UK. Charity Registration Numbers 295672/SC037479. We hope to see you there and thank you once again for supporting this worthy cause.  Yours truly, Darshana Ubl Director, Verve Rally P.S. You will receive a guest pack once you book your tickets. “We rise by lifting others” - Anonymous Who's joining: Past and future participants of Verve Rally. Movers and shakers of London from the fields of business and the arts. Change makers and philanthropists. Members of the press and celebrities. Event details:  Dress code: black-tie / evening gown. Drinks reception: 6:30-7:30pm (Gold / Platinum tables) Main event: 7:30pm - 12:30am. Charity Live and Silent Auctions. Live entertainment. Dance the night away. Prizes and surprises. Event goody bag contains sponsored products worth £140+. After-party: location announced on the night. This event is kindly organised by a supporter of Make-A-Wish® UK and not by Make-A-Wish. Any concerns or queries about the event should be directed to the organiser of the event whose contact details can be found here.