Tybee Island Travel Blog

Discover Tybee Island’s travel blog connects all visitors to the island on what is new and happening on Tybee Island and in the surrounding Savannah area. Our travel blog features some really great sights and sounds, events, festivals and things to do, delicious food and drink from local restaurants, as well as some of the best places to shop or dance the night away. Read through Discover Tybee Island’s travel blog so you and your family can discover the best ways to make the most of your next trip to the South’s best little beach town!

Survivin’ the 2019 Tybee Pirate Fest

Posted By Charissa / September 25, 2019 / 0 Comments

Survivin’ Pirate Fest by: Scurvy McGillywhiskers Welcome aboard a weekend that be anythin’ but ordinary, filled wit merriment, spiced grog, ‘n hot wenches stuffed in tiny corsets!! Tis be a place whar imagination be free to take flight, magic may exist once again, ‘n ye can forget reality fer a few short days or hours dependin’ on […]
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Guide to Tybee Island Pirate Festival

Posted By Chantel Baul / September 13, 2019 / 0 Comments

2019 Tybee Island Pirate Festival Avast ye, scurvy dogs! An event of seismic proportion is drawing nearer, and it ain’t for the faint of heart. Now in its 15th year, the 2019 Tybee Island Pirate Festival will sail in on Thursday, October 10th, and the seaworthy celebration will continue all weekend long. Pirate parties, parades […]

HELP: Barabbas & the Junkanoo Tribe were among those devastated by Hurricane Dorian

Posted By Charissa / September 12, 2019 / 0 Comments

Barabbas & the Junkanoo Tribe were among those devastated by Hurricane Dorian when it hit the Bahamas. Donate today! Hurricane Dorian made landfall in the Bahamas on September 1, 2019, and stalled over the islands for several days, devastating the region. Our friends (and yours) Barabbas and the Junkanoo Tribe were among those that lost […]

Tybee Equality Fest hits the beach next weekend!

Posted By Charissa / August 15, 2019 / 0 Comments

Tybee Island Equality Fest hits the beach next weekend! August 22-25, 2019 Tybee Island is known for its beautiful beaches, sand, sun and family fun.  We are not going to let the summer end without one more beach bash with our family – Tybee Island Equality Fest!  We provide a welcoming, safe space for the […]
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Cigarette Litter Prevention for Tybee Island

Posted By Charissa / August 14, 2019 / 0 Comments

Cigarette Litter Prevention for Tybee Island Tybee Island will join with other coastal communities for a second year to promote cigarette litter prevention – GEORGIA’S COAST IS NOT AN ASHTRAY. Throughout the month of August, Tybee Island bars and restaurants will use GEORGIA’S COAST IS NOT AN ASHTRAY branded drink coasters to reach a targeted […]

Tybee Island Marine Science Center Celebrates Admiral’s First Birthday

Posted By Charissa / July 22, 2019 / 0 Comments

Tybee Island Marine Science Center Celebrates Admiral’s First Birthday Admiral Will Turn One on July 24th Tybee Island, GA: Wednesday, July 24, 11:30 AM: The Tybee Island Marine Science Center’s Marine Debris Ambassador, Admiral, a loggerhead sea turtle, will turn one on Wednesday, July 24th, and you’re invited to the celebration. “We’re planning quite the […]

Summertime Movies in the Park

Posted By Charissa / July 18, 2019 / 0 Comments

Summertime Movies in the Park The summer series of Movies in the Park at Memorial Park on Tybee Island are here again.  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 on the […]

East of the Lazaretto Arts and Crafts Show

Posted By Charissa / July 9, 2019 / 0 Comments

The Tybee Tourist is pleased to announce that all vendor spots for its summer East of the Lazaretto Arts and Crafts Show on Tybee Island are filled. We have new artists and old friends, with a wide variety of handmade products. The East of the Lazaretto Arts and Crafts show will run July 13-14, beginning […]

See you next week at Tybee’s 4th of July Fireworks!

Posted By Charissa / June 26, 2019 / 0 Comments

See you at Tybee’s 4th of July Fireworks! Tybee Fireworks Celebration takes place on July 4th and begins about a half hour after sunset.  Even though the Pier on South Beach is where all the action takes place, you can have an excellent view of the fireworks from almost anywhere on the island. Come early […]

Souvenirs from Tybee

Posted By Chantel Baul / June 5, 2019 / 0 Comments

Souvenirs to Take Back from Your Trip to Tybee by Chantel Baul It’s a sad but true fact of life: Every vacation must come to an end. This very reality is what motivates us to snap picture after picture for our photo books and Instagrams. We want to hold on to the memories we make […]

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