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A Letter from our Mayor: Helping Members of the U.S. Coast Guard

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Marine Rescue Squadron, Tybee Island, GA is collecting gift cards for the Coast Guard and you can help! From Tybee Island, GA Mayor Jason Buelterman Tybee and the Savannah area are served by several local Coast Guard units: the Coast Guard Air Station at Hunter, the Savannah Marine Safety Unit, the Aid to Navigation Unit, the Cutter Unit […]

Construction Begins for new Marine Science Center Site on Tybee Island

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Construction Begins for new Marine Science Center Site on Tybee Island by City of Tybee Tybee Island, Ga. – (January 14, 2018) Effective immediately, the City of Tybee Island will begin construction at the site for the new Tybee Island Marine Science Center in the north beach area parking lot off Meddin Ave. The building location […]

Patrick Saunders Artist Talk at The Crab Shack

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Patrick Saunders Artist Talk at The Crab Shack Jan 28, 6-9pm Meet award-winning painter Patrick Saunders at his artist talk before his sold-out painting workshop January 29th-31st on Tybee Island, Georgia. Patrick will give a short lecture on his journey as an artist, and available paintings will be exhibited for sale. This talk is free […]

Tybee Island Marine Science Center Sea Turtle Hatchling Admiral Moving…to 800 Gallon Tank

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Tybee Island Marine Science Center Sea Turtle Hatchling Admiral Moving…to 800 Gallon Tank Admiral Will Move from a 65-Gallon Tank to an 800-Gallon Tank Tybee Island, GA: Thursday, January 10, 11 AM: The Tybee Island Marine Science Center’s sea turtle Marine Debris Ambassador, Admiral, is moving from her 65-gallon “Creature Feature” tank to the main 800-gallon […]

East of the Lazaretto Arts & Crafts Show & Sale

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East of the Lazaretto Arts & Crafts Show & Sale Burton 4-H Center, Tybee Island February 2-3, 2019 East of the Lazaretto is an Arts & Crafts Sale that occurs during the Tybee Island Critz Run, February 2-3, 2019 at Burton 4-H Center. Open to the public, climate controlled, handicapped access, and ample free parking […]

2019 Tybee Restaurant Week

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2019 Tybee Island Restaurant Week From January 18th-27th, 2019 Tybee Island will be celebrating our very own Restaurant Week! Every restaurant participating will offer a 3-course, prix fixe dinner menus for only $20-30. A “prix fixe” menu is simply a menu of pre-determined items presented as a multi-course meal (typically an appetizer, entree, and dessert) […]

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How to Enjoy a Cold Day at Tybee

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It’s really not that warm outside but don’t let that stop you from heading out to the beach! The cooler temperatures actually bring opportunities that are missed when the weather heats up. So throw on a couple extra layers and have some fun! Here’s How to Enjoy a Cold Day at Tybee! Picture taking is incredible […]

#TravelTuesday is Here! Book your Tybee Vacation Now and Save.

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Travel Tuesday is here and Tybee Island has some deals for you! Travel Tuesday is the perfect time to treat yourself to a gift. What could be better than looking forward to a Tybee Vacation in 2019? TRAVEL DEAL TUESDAY – SAVE 10% OFF 7+ NIGHTS VACATIONS – Tybee Vacation Rentals Save 10% Off 7+ Nights […]

Thanksgiving on Tybee

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Tired of spending Thanksgiving alone or with relatives you’d rather not claim? Why be miserable when you can spend Thanksgiving at the beach? Holidays can be stressful, there are siblings that do so much better than you financially, obnoxious nieces and nephews, an aunt that loves to tell you how much weight you’ve gained…these people […]

Tybee Island Marine Science Center Announces New Lecture Series

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Tybee Island Marine Science Center Announces New Lecture Series Sustainability. Ecology. Awareness. (S.E.A.) Series Tybee Island, GA: Rounding out their popular public Walks, Talks & Treks programs, the Tybee Island Marine Science Center announces a new lecture series featuring area conservation and research groups sharing their knowledge of coastal area flora and fauna. “Our hour-long […]

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NMA Announces 7th Annual Tybee Island Kite Festival

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NMA Announces 7th Annual Tybee Island Kite Festival Savannah Parkinson Support Group, Inc., is pleased to announce the 7th Annual Tybee Island Kite Festival on Saturday, November 3, 2018, from 12PM-4PM next to North Beach Grill, on North Beach, Tybee Island, Georgia. The festival will be at the North End of the parking lot, facing […]

Parking Just Got Easier on Tybee with the New ParkTYB App

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New ParkTYB app Park. Pay. Be on your way!   Tybee Island, say hello to another way to pay for parking!  Park where you see Park TYB app signs & decals, pay for your parking session from your phone, and be on your way. What are the benefits of using Park TYB? Pay on the […]

Tybee Marine Science Center Walks, Talks, & Treks Schedule

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Tybee Marine Science Center Walks, Talks, & Treks Schedule The Tybee Island Marine Science Center offers daily Walks, Talks, & Treks programs: Sift ‘n’ Seine at 1, South Beach Walk at 2, Turtle Talk at 3, and Marsh Trek at 4. All Walks, Talks, & Treks are $10 per person, $8 for science center members, and […]

Mermaid Fest Hits Tybee’s Beach This Weekend!

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Mermaid Fest Hits Tybee’s Beach This Weekend! The 1st Annual Tybee Island Mermaid Fest will take Tybee’s shores by storm this weekend. Organized by Savannah Pride, Mermaid Fest will officially open the Tybee Island beach season and is expected to draw thousands to the area. The party begin at 5:30 p.m Friday, March 23 with a […]

Mark Your Calendars for LattiePalooza 2018!

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Mark Your Calendars for LattiePalooza 2018!   On April 7 & 8, Latitude 32 will be celebrating 10 years with LattiePalooza 2018! There will have bands on the deck at Huc-A-Poo’s, discounts at Latitude 32, special 10th anniversary shirts, and more! Bands will include Christy Alan Band, Damon & the Sh!tkickers, Tell Scarlett, City Hotel, […]

St. Patrick's Day Tybee Shuttle

St. Patrick’s Day Tybee Shuttle

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St. Patrick’s Day Tybee Shuttle Schedule With the St. Patrick’s Day festivities in Savannah right around the corner, and in order to ensure safety and to provide a service to all of you Old Savannah Tours will have a shuttle service to downtown from Midtown Savannah and Tybee Island. The cost of this service will be $15 […]

Love Tybee Island and the beach? Give back and join a Beach Sweep!

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Give Back and Join a Beach Sweep Love Tybee Island and the beach? Want to give back while visiting? Then come join Fight Dirty Tybee, the Island’s anti-litter campaign, and Tybee Clean Beach Volunteers, a GA non-profit that organizes beach and neighborhood cleanups, and join in the fun at any of the following events. And […]

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2018 Tybee Wine Fest Tickets On Sale Now!

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2018 Tybee Wine Fest Tickets On Sale Now! It’s official the 2018 Tybee Wine Fest is set for April 26-28, 2018. Presented by the Tybee Post Theater, this year’s event, features three days of international wines, fine food, and, of course, live music set in three special venues across the island. Oh and did we mention Tickets […]

Beneath the Surface: Discover the Magic of Underpainting

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No matter what your artistic ability, you can enjoy a few days exploring techniques of layering colors with emphasis on the importance of the underpainting when Susan Tobey White returns to Tybee Island,  February 8-10, 2018.

Notice: Tybee Island Lighthouse Observation Deck & Tower

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Tybee Lighthouse Observation Deck and Tower to be Closed The Tybee Island Lighthouse’s observation deck and tower will be closed from February 5th – March 17th, 2018 for the restoration of the historic windows. The rest of the site will remain open. This includes the Headkeeper’s Cottage, 2nd Assistant Keeper’s Cottage, Summer Kitchen, and Tybee […]

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Tybee Restaurant Week is Here!

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Tybee Restaurant Week is Here! January 12-21, 2018   Beginning January 12 through January 21st Tybee Island will be celebrating Tybee Restaurant Week! Each participating restaurant will offer a 3-course, prix fixe dinner menus at a price of $25 to $30 per person. A “prix fixe” menu is simply a menu of pre-determined items presented […]

Local Actors Prepare for “Christmas Magi” Production

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Tybee Arts Association is pleased to announce the dates of its upcoming production, aptly named “Christmas Magi”.   Composed of two one-act plays, “Christmas Magi” combines several well-known stories into one evening of holiday magic. Woven into the old world charm of Patrick Rainville Dorn’s “Babushka’s Basket” (adapted from the Russian folk tale) is the turn-of-the-century allure of Anne Coulter Martens’  “The Gift of the Magi”, (adapted from a short story by O.Henry).

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2nd Annual Dining in the Dark Enhances Other Senses

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 2nd Annual Dining in the Dark Enhances Other Senses (Savannah, GA)  On Saturday, January 20, 2018 beginning at 6:00 p.m., The Charles C. Taylor & Samir Nikocevic Charitable Foundation will present Dining in the Dark.  The 2nd Annual Dining in the Dark is an exclusive event unlike any other in our community […]

House of the Christmas Mouse 2017

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Press Release: Tybee Arts Association Announces its 2nd Annual House of the Christmas Mouse A Real Holiday Shopping Experience at Kid Friendly Prices Tybee Arts Association is pleased to announce its 2nd Annual House of the Christmas Mouse (HCM). The House of the Christmas Mouse will be ready for the entire family to shop, on […]

Register for the 2018 Tybee Polar Plunge today!

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REGISTER TODAY! Take the Plunge! It’s Cool! You’ve waited all year! But, now, the wait is almost over. You can register online today for the 2018 Tybee Polar Plunge on Jan. 1, 2018. And the first 200 brave souls to sign up get a 10 percent discount off the regular price! So, don’t procrastinate! You […]

Yoga Me Fit

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YOGA ME FIT LAUNCHES SUNDAY SESSIONS ON ‘THE ART OF YOGA’ TO BENEFIT TYBEE ARTS ASSOCIATION SAVANNAH, GA- September 1, 2017- Yoga Me Fit launches a new program to kick off after Labor Day. “The Art of Yoga” classes will take place at 11 a.m. every Sunday starting September 10 through November 19, located at […]

Tybee Island Openings after Irma

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We have received many request as to what Tybee businesses are open in the aftermath of Irma. Below is a list of confirmed openings and closures. Not all businesses are listed, just those that we have heard from. We will update as we are informed. Restaurants / Bars, Etc: Hucapoos – open Stingrays – open […]

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Celebrating Summer Art Show & Sell

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Tybee Island, GA, July 2, 2017– Tybee Arts Association is pleased to announce that their next art show and sell, “Celebrating Summer” will be held at the Tybee Arts Association Building, #7 Cedarwood Drive, Tybee Island, GA on Saturday, July 8 from 11AM – 6PM and on Sunday, July 9 from 11AM – 5PM.

Summertime Movies in the Park

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Summertime Movies in the Park The summer series of Movies in the Park at Memorial Park on Tybee Island begins again this June.  The third Saturday of June, July, and August, family friendly movies will be shown at Memorial Park when the stars in the sky shine bright enough to let the stars be seen […]

The Lighthouse Series

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 17, 2017 | THE LIGHTHOUSE SERIES SAFE TO SHORE, CHANGING TIDES AND RESTORING FAITH A Romance series inspired by the Cockspur Island Lighthouse, Tybee Island and Savannah Sue Langford, Author of the Secret Series, continues her success with her Lighthouse Series, inspired by her favorite country stars and the Cockspur Island […]