Holiday Events for Kiawah Island Club Members

Holiday Events for Kiawah Island Club Members

December 8, 2023

Categories: Lifestyle

6 Holiday Kiawah Island Events You Don’t Want to Miss

As the crisp sea breeze whispers through the palmetto trees and the sun casts a warm glow over Kiawah Island, it’s that magical time of year when our coastal paradise transforms into a haven of holiday cheer. The Kiawah Island Club invites you to attend an exciting lineup of exclusive holiday events designed to elevate your seasonal celebrations. These aren’t just gatherings; they are special offerings, carefully curated to infuse the unique spirit of Kiawah into every moment of your holiday season.

1. Holly Jolly Jubilee 

Picture this: the River Course bathed in the soft glow of holiday lights, families, and friends gathering for a coastal celebration like no other. The Holly Jolly Jubilee, happening on Sunday, December 10, from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m., transcends the typical holiday festivities. Here, at the heart of Kiawah, indulge in a sumptuous brunch buffet, explore the holiday market brimming with local treasures, and partake in activities that create cherished memories.

As you sip on mimosas and enjoy the buffet, the melodies of the season will surround you. Little ones can enjoy decorating cookies and ornaments, while the entire family can come together to craft whimsical gingerbread houses. This event isn’t just a gathering; it’s a harmonious blend of tradition, community, and the unmistakable charm that defines Kiawah Island.

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2. Tom’s Kitchen Cooking Class 

Move from the greens of the River Course to the culinary haven of Tom’s Kitchen at Cassique on Wednesday, December 20, from 1:00 to 3:00 p.m. for Tom’s Kitchen Cooking Class. Discover the art of crafting New Year’s Eve appetizers under the guidance of Voysey’s Chef de Partie, Karlise Moultrie.

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The aroma of carefully selected ingredients fills the air as participants engage in an interactive session. It’s an opportunity to understand the culinary essence of Kiawah, fostering questions and savoring the dishes created.

3. Jingle Bell Brunch Buffet 

On the eve of Christmas, Kiawah Island Club is offering a Jingle Bell Brunch Buffet on Sunday, December 24, from 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. With an omelet station, carved Beef Wellington, and Venetian Baccala, you are sure to find something to savor. 


This buffet is more than a meal; it’s a journey through flavors that reflect the bounty of Kiawah, carefully curated for your enjoyment. It’s a testament to the Club’s commitment to offering culinary experiences that go beyond expectations.

4. Holiday Sporting Clays Tournament 

Transition from the culinary delights to the thrill of competition with the Holiday Sporting Clays Tournament from December 26 to December 30 at the Kiawah Island Sporting Club. Here, the Club combines the holiday spirit with the exhilaration of a sporting tradition, embodying the diverse interests of its Members.

Imagine the clays course adorned with holiday decorations as you take your best shot in a fun and festive tournament. Whether you’re a junior, a champion, a veteran, a lady, or aiming for the High Overall Score, there’s a division just for you. 

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5. New Year’s Eve Bash 

As the year draws to a close, the River Course becomes the stage for the New Year’s Eve Bash on Sunday, December 31, from 9:00 p.m. to 12:30 a.m. Experience a night of light hors d’oeuvres, live music setting the perfect ambiance, and party favors to add that extra touch of glamour. The highlight? A mesmerizing midnight firework show painting the sky in hues of celebration. This event reflects the Club’s dedication to providing events and experiences that leave a lasting imprint on your memory.

6. Polar Bear Plunge 

As the clock strikes midnight and the new year unfolds, embrace the adventurous side of Kiawah with the Polar Bear Plunge on Monday, January 1, from 10:00 to 11:00 a.m. at The Beach Club. It’s a bold way to welcome 2024, Kiawah-style. Feel the thrill of joining fellow Members in a brisk dip into the ocean, followed by a return to the pool deck for hot chocolate. or a spirited beverage.

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Make Kiawah Island Not Just Your Holiday Home But Your Forever Home

These Kiawah Island events are not merely acts of participation; they are part of a tradition, a community, and a lifestyle that defines the essence of this coastal paradise. As you revel in the joyous occasions, consider making Kiawah Island not just a holiday destination but your year-round home.

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