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!

City of Tybee Update: Tybee Restaurants Must Move to Take Out & Delivery Service Only

Posted By Tybee Island / March 25, 2020 / 3 Comments

TYBEE RESTAURANTS MUST MOVE TO TAKE OUT & DELIVERY SERVICE ONLY March 24, 2020 Hello Tybee Neighbors and Friends, As the world struggles to contain the spread of the deadly coronavirus (COVID-19), every community around the world is being called upon to take unprecedented safety measures. Tybee is no exception. While we are eager for […]

City of Tybee Island March 19, 2020 Update.

Posted By Charissa / March 19, 2020 / 0 Comments

Tybee Closes Beaches and Bans Open Alcohol Consumption To ensure everyone’s safety, the City of Tybee Island has moved to close its beaches and ban the open consumption of alcohol citywide. These restrictions will take effect Friday, March 20, at 10:00 AM. While there have been no identified COVID-19 cases on Tybee Island, this latest […]

City of Tybee – March 18, 2020 Update

Posted By Tybee Life / March 18, 2020 / 1 Comment

FINAL DECISION: All businesses close at 11 pm, except restaurants may sell take-out food until 2:45 am, if the customer has called in the order. So the convenience stores and bars will close earlier than they normally do. Effective on Friday evening. Can be reviewed, but effective at least until April 1st. Unanimous vote to […]

Restaurants Offering Togo, Delivery and Curbside

Posted By Charissa / March 17, 2020 / 0 Comments

Updated March 30, 2020 4:31 pm Effective Thursday, March 26 at 12 a.m. we will follow recommendations from the Department of Health and require that all Tybee Island restaurants convert to take out and/or delivery service only. Dine-in service is no longer an option. This order will remain in effect until 12 a.m. April 9, […]

Tybee Island Closures & Cancellations

Posted By Charissa / March 17, 2020 / 3 Comments

Updated March 19 11:51 pm CLOSINGS: THE BEACH – begins March 20 at 10 am – till further notice. Tybee City Hall – March 17th – 20 Waste/Recycling Community meeting – March 18th Development Authority/Main Street – March 18th Beach Task Force – March 19th YMCA Skate Night – March 20th Tybee Island Maritime Academy […]
St. Patrick's Day Tybee Shuttle

2020 St. Patrick’s Day Tybee Shuttle

Posted By Charissa / March 5, 2020 / 20 Comments

2020 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 […]


Posted By Michelle Owens / February 27, 2020 / 1 Comment

TYBEE ISLAND, GA – When it comes to protecting homes, property, and wildlife from increasingly destructive storms, Tybee Island is at the leading edge of the wave to improve its resiliency. These innovative efforts have captured the attention of elite scientists at home and abroad. During the month of March, Tybee Island will host scientists […]
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Jobs on Tybee Island – Spring 2020

Posted By Charissa / February 26, 2020 / 0 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 businesses gearing up for the season, Tybee Island is just teeming with employment opportunities. If you are looking for a job on Tybee Island, keep reading to see what […]

The Ultimate Guide to St. Patrick’s Day in the South

Posted By Charissa / February 25, 2020 / 0 Comments

Your Ultimate Guide to St. Patrick’s Day in the South March is a month marked by longer days, warmer winds and the world’s greatest green celebration. Let’s be honest, we can all use a little luck o’ the Irish right about now, so we’re all the more fortunate that March is finally here. While Savannah […]

East of the Lazaretto Arts & Crafts Sale-February 1-2, 2020

Posted By Charissa / January 27, 2020 / 0 Comments

THE TYBEE TOURIST ANNOUNCES LOCAL ARTS & CRAFTS SALE East of the Lazaretto Arts & Crafts Sale Begins 2nd Year The Tybee Tourist is pleased to announce continuing sponsorship of ‘East of the Lazaretto’, an Arts & Crafts Sale developed for local artists on Tybee Island, GA. The event takes place at Burton 4-H Center, […]

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