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!

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Guide to Tybee Island Pirate Festival

Posted By Chantel Baul / September 26, 2018 / 0 Comments

2018 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 14th year, the 2018 Tybee Island Pirate Festival will sail in on Thursday, October 4th, and the seaworthy celebration will continue all weekend long. Pirate parties, parades and […]

Parking Just Got Easier on Tybee with the New ParkTYB App

Posted By Charissa / June 29, 2018 / 2 Comments

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 […]
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Sargassum Seaweed is Back on Tybee

Posted By Joseph Richardson, Ph.D / May 30, 2018 / 4 Comments

There is something happening on Tybee’s beach right now that only occurs occasionally every few years.  The last time it happened on Tybee was in 2012.  As you walk the beach, you might be noticing bunches of the brown seaweed Sargassum washed up.  I've been getting a few calls, emails and messages asking, "where did all this seaweed come from?"

Tybee Marine Science Center Walks, Talks, & Treks Schedule

Posted By Charissa / May 23, 2018 / 0 Comments

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 […]

Beach Litter Doesn’t Fight Fair: Let’s Fight Dirty

Posted By Chantel Baul / April 24, 2018 / 0 Comments

Beach Litter Doesn’t Fight Fair: Let’s Fight Dirty Beach season is almost here, and Tybee Island is the place to spend it. Tybee boasts five pristine public beaches that await swimmers, surfers and lovers of all things fun in the sun. Warmer months draw in thousands of visitors to Savannah’s beach, and unfortunately, the increased […]

Mermaid Cottages on Tybee Island

Posted By Chantel Baul / April 4, 2018 / 2 Comments

Tybee Island Business Spotlight: Mermaid Cottages Boasting a comfortable climate, coastal beauty and a close-knit community, Tybee Island is the ideal beach town. This charming isle features five pristine beaches, vast biodiversity and a colorful main strip with great shopping and dining along the way. People flock by the thousands to Tybee every year to […]

Jobs on Tybee

Posted By Lisa Loyd / March 28, 2018 / 10 Comments

Job Openings on Tybee Island Wouldn’t it be great to live and work in the Best Little Beach Town on the east coast? With so many new businesses gearing up for the season, Tybee Island is just teeming with employment opportunities. If you are looking for jobs on Tybee, keep reading to see what is […]

Mermaid Fest Hits Tybee’s Beach This Weekend!

Posted By Charissa / March 22, 2018 / 0 Comments

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!

Posted By Charissa / March 14, 2018 / 0 Comments

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, […]

14th Annual Tybee Turtle Trot 5K Beach Run 

Posted By Tybee Island / March 6, 2018 / 0 Comments

Tybee Island will host the 14th Annual Tybee Turtle Trot 5K Beach Run and Turtle Release on Saturday, April 28. Registration is $25 for Tybee Island Marine Science Center members and $30 for non-members. Race participants who sign-up before midnight April 19 will receive a race t-shirt. Online registration is available through Active.com or via the science center website.

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