Shannon Tanner To Kick Off 2010 Performance Schedule During Verizon Heritage Week April 15-17
HILTON HEAD ISLAND, S.C. (April 8, 2010) – Favorite entertainer Shannon Tanner will kick off his 2010 performance schedule at Shelter Cove Harbour during the Verizon Heritage week, on Thursday, April 15 at 6:30 p.m. He will also perform live on April 16 and 17 at 6:30 p.m.
During April and May, Shannon is scheduled to perform at the main stage at Shelter Cove Harbour, Wednesday through Saturday evenings at 6:30 p.m. through May 30. He will not perform May 15-25.
From Memorial Day (May 31) through Labor Day weekend (September 5), Shannon will serve as a highlight at HarbourFest 2010, performing two shows nightly at 6:30 p.m. and 8 p.m. Monday through Friday. As in previous years, all of Tanner’s family-friendly performances are free and open to the public.
HarbourFest, Hilton Head Island’s most popular summertime event celebration, will run throughout the summer, featuring live entertainment by Shannon Tanner, food, arts and crafts, and fireworks on select Tuesday evenings.
“As always, I am delighted to be part of such a wonderful summertime tradition,” said Tanner. “Summer is all about having fun with family and friends. I love returning to Shelter Cove Harbour each year to see families from last year and from 20 years ago. It’s truly a thrill and an honor. I couldn’t be more excited.”
One of the Lowcountry’s most beloved musical artists, Tanner has delighted generations of fans with his fun-loving performances, including a variety of well-known sing-alongs, original ballads and ‘60s standards. Wearing his trademark beanie, he often gives children the chance to share the stage at Shelter Cove Harbour.
“HarbourFest wouldn’t be the same without Shannon,” said Bret Martin, vice president of resort operations at Palmetto Dunes Oceanfront Resort. “His music and enthusiasm embodies all that HarbourFest and Palmetto Dunes stand for -- family fun and creating incredible memories that last a lifetime. We invite the public to come out and hear Shannon play live. It’s an experience they will delight visitors of all ages.”
A veteran of many family festivals and fairs around the country, Tanner has shared the stage with Amy Grant, the Beach Boys, America and many others. He also had the honor to perform private shows for notables VIP’s like President Gerald R. Ford, Vice President Dan Quayle and music legend Henry Mancini.
For more information about Shannon Tanner, HarbourFest or Shelter Cove Harbour, please visit http://www.palmettodunes.com online or call 866-567-6513.
About Palmetto Dunes Oceanfront Resort
A 2,000+ acre resort stretching from three miles of prime Atlantic Ocean beach to Shelter Cove Harbour’s “sheltered” inlet adjoining the Intracoastal Waterway on Hilton Head Island, S.C., Palmetto Dunes Oceanfront Resort is consistently recognized among the world’s finest resorts. The resort features three world-class golf courses, an award-winning tennis center, plus an 11 mile inland salt-water lagoon system for kayaking and fishing. The resort also features a popular marina and Outfitters bike and adventure shop, along with one of the best beaches on the Eastern seaboard. Shelter Cove Harbour & Marina, one of the finest ports of call on the East Coast, is the largest deep-water marina on Hilton Head Island. Shelter Cove features an impressive line-up of unique apparel and gift shops, restaurants and art galleries in a one-of a kind Mediterranean setting. In addition, Shelter Cove is home to a full variety of charters, nature cruises, dolphin tours, sport crabbing and fishing. Shelter Cove is located mid-island on the western side of Hwy. 278 at the entrance to Palmetto Dunes Resort. For information about activities or reservations, please call 866-567-6513 or visit http://www.palmettodunes.com online.
About Greenwood Communities and Resorts
A recognized leader in the design, management and operation of fine resorts and communities across the Southeast, Greenwood Communities and Resorts excels at creating gracious, contemporary living environments that enrich the lives of owners and guests. Based in Greenwood, S.C., Greenwood Communities and Resorts proudly celebrates 31 years of developing properties which offer truly unique lifestyle opportunities. Each Greenwood property has been strategically designed to maximize the area’s natural beauty while steadfastly incorporating the principles of intelligent, sustainable land planning. From the rural charm of The Reserve at Lake Keowee in upstate South Carolina to the luxury beachfront resort setting at Palmetto Dunes Oceanfront Resort on Hilton Head Island, Greenwood’s properties are as unique as the residents who enjoy them. For more information, please call 843-785-1106 or visit http://www.greenwoodcr.com online.