If you plan to get away for a few days in November, why not plan in spending Veteran's Day in Hilton Head, South Carolina. Winters prove to be mild here. You can also take part in one of the island's most popular attractions — the golf courses. Hilton Head always has a game going somewhere on the island. Check out what is happening at any of the around 20 different courses. These include Golden Bear Golf Course, Oyster Reef Golf Course, Cupp Course and Hills Course at Palmetto Hall Plantation, George Fazio course and R. Trent Jones Course at Palmetto Dunes Resort and the Country Club. Is it any wonder that Hilton Island is called Golf Island?
After playing on the greens, you can spend time wandering on the island. There are things you and your family can enjoy. Why not wander off to see the landmark sight of the island — the Harbor Head Lighthouse. You can also spend time discovering the history of the island at one of the island's 2 museums. The Parris Island Museum explores the history of the United States Marine Corps as well as the history of the military in the area. The Coastal Discovery Museum is an interactive and family-friendly museum exploring the history and ecology of Hilton Head Island. Afterwards, you can go shopping. Take your pick of unique shops and antique stores. There are also several plaza and outlet stores. Spend time at Coligny Plaza, Harbor Town, Main Street Village or the Mall at Shelter Cove.