Hilton Head’s ‘Great Food Truck Race’ is live. When to watch it if you missed it Sunday

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By Lisa Wilson
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Food Network’s “Great Food Truck Race” rolled onto Hilton Head Island for filming two months ago, and that episode debuted Sunday night.

But if you missed it, don’t worry. You’ll have a couple more chances to see it.

It can be seen again at 6 p.m. June 23 and 7 a.m. June 30.

Episode 2 of Season 10, “Back Nine Barbecue,” featured eight food trucks catering to hungry locals and tourists at Shelter Cove Community Park. Filming also took place at Harbour Town Golf Links.

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10 cheap summer concert series around Hilton Head and Bluffton you can’t miss (some free!)

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By Mandy Matney
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The music scene is always hot in the Lowcountry and it gets even hotter in the summertime.

You can live and local music virtually any night of the week this summer in the Hilton Head Island-Bluffton area — communities surprisingly saturated with local talent.

North of the Broad River has plenty of awesome concerts in store this summer, too. 

This year, Hilton Head amped up its summer music schedule with its first-ever, two-day music festival (details below).

Spice up your summer and save this list for some awesome summer nights.

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HarbourFest set to kickoff weekly firework shows at Shelter Cove Harbour

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By Zach Logan
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HarbourFest will begin its weekly fireworks shows Tuesday night at Shelter Cove Harbour and Marina.

Thousands of people are expected to be on the island in celebration. HarbourFest is an outdoor celebration that takes place all summer long at Shelter Cove.

There are several shops and restaurants around Shelter Cove. MaryAnne Laskowitz, the owner of San Miguel’s, says her restaurant sees a lot of business during HarbourFest. In fact, on the night of the fireworks, she says her restaurant sales double.

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Changes are coming to Hilton Head’s Shelter Cove Towne Centre. Here’s what’s new

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By Caitlin Turner
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Shoppers at Hilton Head Island’s Shelter Cove Towne Center should expect to see a few changes in the coming months with the addition of two new stores, one fitness facility relocation and a pop up shop.

The additions include LUX - A Medical Spa that will be located at 24 Shelter Cove Lane in Suite 51 next to the Starbucks and a J. Jill store in the spot that currently houses Pure Barre in Suite 139 of 38 Shelter Cove Lane, according to Roni Allbritton of Shelter Cove Towne Centre.

The LUX spa is expected to open sometime in July, according to Jasmine Alderson, spa director. The spa offers services including facials, cool sculpting, chemical peels and botox.

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The Great Food Truck Race filming on Hilton Head Island

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HILTON HEAD ISLAND, SC. (WTOC) - Long lines of hungry people visited Shelter Cove Community Park on Hilton Head Island Wednesday.

Food Network’s “The Great Food Truck Race” is filming season 10, and one of their locations includes the Lowcountry.

Eight teams of three race across the country with their food trucks, competing in challenges. Wednesday’s challenge theme was barbecue, and the episode filmed on Hilton Head is expected to air in late June of 2019.

“The theme of this season of ‘The Great Food Truck Race’ is ‘Summer Beach Battle,' so we are stopping at a bunch of destinations that have a different version of what a summer beach might be to them, and Hilton Head is unique in it’s terrain and it’s culture, and we wanted to experience that as well as a bunch of other different kind of beach cultures," said the show’s executive producer, Jeffrey L. Weaver.

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hilton head holds annual wing eating competition at wing fest

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By Jamie Ertle
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HILTON HEAD ISLAND, S.C. (WTOC) -Thousands of people got their “wing on” on Saturday afternoon at Shelter Cove Park on Hilton Head Island.

The popular event in its 24th year did not disappoint. A dozen restaurants, businesses, and firemen all put forth their best flavor and effort to take home bragging rights for "best wing".

The Wing Eating Contest saw the return of 2018 champion Dwayne Gibbs from Charlotte in a crowd of a dozen.

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Popular Hilton Head Latin American restaurant abruptly closed last year. It’s reopening

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By Mandy Matney
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Owners of a popular Latin American restaurant that abruptly closed last year said they are “thrilled” to reopen in a new spot on Hilton Head. 

Tio’s Latin American Kitchen will open in Shelter Cove Towne Centre between late spring and early summer, according to Sally Zuniga, who co-owns the restaurant with her husband Lynden, and their business partner Eliha Bitton. Lynden also serves as executive chef of the restaurant. 

“For the last year, I’ve been getting messages and emails from people asking when we’re reopening, and we’re thrilled to announce that we’re back,“ Sally said. “We feel this one will be better than last time.”

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hilton head starbucks opening soon. here’s what’s coming (and going) from shelter cove

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By Mandy Matney and Katherine Kokal
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Hilton Head coffee lovers, we have good news for you: Starbucks at Shelter Cove Towne Centre will open soon.

The Starbucks near the Kroger Fuel Center is scheduled to open its doors March 1, according to Roni Allbritton, a representative of Shelter Cove Towne Centre. The 2,500-square-foot store will also feature a drive-thru.

As for the other half of the building, Chipotle is no longer a proposed tenant to share the 4,000-square foot building, Allbritton said. In April, the town’s design review board approved plans for Chipotle and Starbucks to occupy the location, according to previous Island Packet reporting.

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