8 Fall Events Happening on Kiawah Island

8 Fall Events Happening on Kiawah Island

September 20, 2023

Categories: Lifestyle, The Island

Don’t Miss These Kiawah Island Events this Fall

Kiawah Island offers a haven of relaxation and adventure, making it the perfect destination for all. As the seasons change, so do the array of events and activities that await you. As a cherished Kiawah Island Club Member, there are many Member-exclusive happenings to look forward to. Join us as we explore just a few of the Kiawah Island events that are in store for you this season!

1. Grains & Champagnes

Wednesday, September 20 | 5:30 to 7:00 p.m. | Cassique

Embark on a sensory journey like no other as Grains & Champagnes takes you through the fascinating concept of ‘Terroir.‘ Guided by industry luminaries Elise Cordell and Jenna Murray, this event promises to be an immersive experience. Uncover the nuances of G.H. Mumm champagnes and The Glenlivet scotch while relishing exquisite food pairings. This event is exclusive to those aged 21 and over.

2. Excursion: John King Dueling Piano Bar 

Thursday, September 21 | 7:00 to 11:00 p.m. | John King Grill 

Mark September 21 on your calendar for an unforgettable night out at John King Dueling Piano Bar. Departing from the Cassique clubhouse, you’ll be transported to a world of musical magic on King Street. Let the melodies enthrall you as you sip cocktails and savor delectable bites. Your $60+ ticket not only includes transportation but also guarantees a memorable evening.

3. Biergarten Bash

Monday, October 2 | 6:00 to 9:00 p.m. | Cassique

As the Oktoberfest season concludes, Cassique invites you to its own Biergarten Bash. Indulge in a buffet showcasing German culinary delights, from homemade bratwurst to savory chicken schnitzel. Pair these delicacies with a selection of German beers, wine, and signature cocktails. Enjoy the festive atmosphere, available at $85++ for ages 21+, $55++ for ages 13 through 20, and $30++ for ages 3 to 12.

4. Behind the Bar 

Thursday, October 19 | 5:00 to 6:30 p.m. | The Beach Club

Elevate your mixology skills at Behind the Bar, an interactive experience hosted by B-Liner’s Woody Latour. Unveil the art of bartending and discover the nuances of creating craft cocktails, with a focus on rum-incorporated drinks. If you’re 21 years and older, this is a chance to hone your cocktail craft. A payment of $60+ opens the door to a world of creative libations.

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5. Member Guest Tennis & Pickleball Tournament

Friday, October 27 | 9:00 a.m. | The Sports Pavillion 

Embrace the camaraderie of competition at the Member Guest Tennis & Pickleball Tournament. Join forces with a guest or fellow Member for a day of engaging racquet sports matches. The format adapts to participation, ensuring a dynamic experience. Following the games, enjoy a catered lunch courtesy of The Sports Pavilion Gazebo. Make sure to secure your spot for $50+!

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6. GoFamily Pumpkin Painting

Monday, October 30 | 4:00 to 6:00 p.m. | The Beach Club

Welcome the Halloween spirit at the GoFamily Pumpkin Painting event on October 30. Join us at The Beach Club between 4:00 and 6:00 p.m. in your favorite costume. A fee of $30+ per pumpkin covers the materials you need to craft your jack-o’-lantern masterpiece.

7. Thanksgiving Week Events

Turkey Trot

Thursday, November 23 | 8:30 to 10:00 a.m. | Ocean Park

The Turkey Trot is a favorite tradition among Members on Kiawah Island. This event brings Club Members and families together at Ocean Park, fostering moments free from technology amidst the community’s beauty. Whether running or walking the 5K course, all ages are welcome to participate. Arrive early for parking, and by signing up before October 23, secure your commemorative t-shirt, race bib, and timing chip. After the race, enjoy festivities at Marsh House. The participation fee is $35+.

Thanksgiving Dinner

Thursday, November 23 | 12:00 to 5:00 p.m. | The Beach Club, Cassique, or River Course

Gather for a Thanksgiving Dinner of your choice! B-Liner offers a prix fixe menu, Cassique a family-style dinner, and the River Course a lavish buffet. Make reservations in advance, noting cancellations after November 1 incur full charges. You may also indulge in a Thanksgiving feast from the comfort of your own home with our dinner to-go option! Come to the River Room anytime between 12:00 and 2:00 p.m. to pick up your holiday dinner. A whole order is recommended for 10 to 12 people, and a half order is recommended for four to six people. 

Turkey Shoot

Saturday, November 25 | 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. | Kiawah Island Sporting Club 

Join the Turkey Shoot, a festive sporting clays tournament. Reserve a slot on the sporting clays course to automatically enter. There are five divisions for Members to compete in, such as Juniors, Champions, Veterans, Ladies, and High Overall Score. This spirited competition is sure to be a success!

8. Rock the River

Prepare for a night of unforgettable entertainment as Rock the River takes over the 18th fairway of the River Course. Lowcountry delights, family-friendly activities, and a performance by musical guests await. Save the date and stay tuned for further details—this is an event you won’t want to miss.

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Experience Fall on Kiawah Island, South Carolina

As the seasons transition, Kiawah Island comes alive with a tapestry of events and activities. It is important to note that these events are only open to Kiawah Island Club Members

If you are interested in becoming a Club Member or simply want to learn more, we invite you to get in touch with a member of the Kiawah Island team. We’re here to ensure you have all the information you need to make the most of your Island experience. We promise—you don’t want to miss out on these Kiawah Island events!