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Winter Festivities on Tybee

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Winter Festivities on Tybee There’s nothing like spending your Winter Holidays on Tybee! Though I don’t suggest packing your bathing suit, it’s still much warmer than up north and the entire island is just teeming with the Christmas spirit. Here’s a quick list of fun things to see and do if you’re lucky enough to be […]

Tybee Island Pirate Fest

How to Dress Like a Pirate

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Yarrrr….Our 10th Annual Tybee Island Pirate Fest is fast approaching! Taking place October 9th-12th, 2014, ye will be wanting to attend if a little high seas fantasy is your cup of tea. There are always activities for the kids, great music, a parade, fireworks, and so much more. One thing that can be a little […]

End of Summer Fun

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Now that the summer is winding down, I find that it is an excellent time to bring the kids out to the beach for a truly relaxing weekend. The crowds are abating, the breeze is starting to pick up, but the water is still perfect to splash around in. Here are some fun activities that […]

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Beating the Tybee Heat

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It is hot out. Not just a little, but really, really hot. It’s all well and good when you are out playing in the ocean or just lounging on the beach, enjoying the cool breezes off the Atlantic. But what are you to do when you are away from the sand and the surf?  Here […]

New Year's Eve Fireworks at the Pier

Tybee Independence Weekend

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No plans yet for the 4th of July? Come on out to Tybee and celebrate America’s Independence Day island style! The fun starts on July 2nd with a book signing with Mary Kay Andrews at Seaside Sisters. Bring your copy of “Save the Date” or buy one for the first time in the shop. First 30 […]

Tybee Summer Solstice

Tybee Summer Solstice

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Get set for the 2014 Tybee Summer Solstice! The longest day of the year arrives on Saturday, June 21 at 6:51 a.m. EDT. This year, to celebrate, the Tybee has plenty of fun activities for you and your family!   First Annual Tybee Island Mermaid’s Parade Please join us for the Tybee Island Mermaid’s Parade on […]

2014 Tybee Tour of Homes

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Summer will be here before you know it, so it’s time to make your plans to attend the 2014 Tybee Tour of Homes to benefit the Tybee Island Maritime Academy, The Rising TYdes Community Food Pantry and The Fresh Air Home.. The tour, which is always a highlight of summer on the Tybee shore, will be […]

Surviving Tybee Beach Bum 2014

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The annual Tybee Beach Bum Parade will take place on Friday, May 16th. This FREE event is a favorite with both locals and visitors to Tybee Island. The parade goes all the way down Butler Avenue and features and island wide water fight! Kids love it and so do adults who have maintained their sense […]

Unspoken Beach Rules

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Going to the beach is pretty much the best part of a summer vacation. Everyone is relaxed and having a great time. But wait…why are people staring at you like you’ve suddenly grown a third eyeball? Why are people muttering under their breath and scooching their chairs and towels as far from you as humanly […]

Tybee Rainbow Fest Weekend

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The Second Annual Tybee Rainbow Fest will be May 2nd,3rd & 4th 2014! During Tybee Rainbow Days, LGBT travelers will show their pride on Tybee with a series of events including a White Party, T-Dance, Beach Sweep and Sunday Brunch. Stroll the beach, sample fresh seafood and party long after the sun sets. Presented by […]

Upcoming Food and Wine Festivals

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Spring time is here and along with the absolutely gorgeous weather, the time for drinking fine wines and dining on carefully prepared delicacies is upon us! The fun begins on Tybee (of course!) with the 6th Annual Tybee Wine Festival.  This is a huge fundraising event for the Tybee Post Theater.  Now in its sixth year, […]

Tybee Island Beach Sweep

Tybee Beach Sweep

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First formed in 1986, the Tybee Beautification Association is dedicated to preserving and enhancing the natural beauty of Tybee Island. TBA activities include coordination of Beach Sweeps, Adopt-A-Highway clean-ups, Anti-Litter Education, Island-wide Decoration, Education on preservation and nature, Yard of the Month, and planting/maintaining native plants in public areas around Tybee. To further Tybee’s incredible […]

2014 Tybee St. Patrick’s Day Shuttle Info

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St. Patrick’s Day Tybee Shuttle Schedule Catch a shuttle to the Tybee Island St. Patrick’s Day Parade, March 15th, with Old Savannah Tours. Pick up will begin for downtown hotels at 12:00pm, 1:00pm and 2:00pm. Guests will be transported to the Savannah Marriott Riverfront to be shuttled to Tybee Island. Parade begins at 3:00pm. Old […]

Tybee Art Galleries

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When I am travelling to a new place, one of my favorite activities is to visit locally owned art galleries. This helps me get a true understanding of the people and the culture I am experiencing. Tybee Island is a very diverse place and made up of some extremely unique individuals. You can find local […]

Best Beach Cocktails

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Best Beach Cocktails to Enjoy on Tybee’s Beach Maybe you aren’t usually too much of a drinker but right now you are at the beach.  Let go of some of your inhibitions, dig your toes in the sand, and prepare to sip on something cool, refreshing, and yes, intoxicating.  You’re on vacation after all… There […]

On & Off Again Old Savannah Tours

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Visiting Savannah for the first time can be overwhelming. Savannah’s Historic District encompasses over two square miles, and nearly every building in the district has a story to tell. Fortunately, there’s a way to experience and learn all about the Historic District – and at your own pace, too. Old Savannah Tours offers an On and […]

Mardi Gras Tybee Style

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Mardi Gras Tybee Style! No need to travel to New Orleans to throw down Mardi Gras! Celebrate this year’s biggest party on Tybee Island, GA. The 2014 festivities kick off at Fannie’s Bar & Grill at the N’awlins Party on February 28th at 7pm! Brand Randall & the Zydeco Ballers are headlining the event, entertaining […]

Rainy Days

Rainy Days on Tybee

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Rainy Days on Tybee So, you have spent months planning your perfect Tybee Beach Vacation, booked a great place to stay, packed up the rental car and then…RAIN. In fact, it looks like it may rain every day that you are there. But don’t turn around and head back home! First of all, it rarely […]

How to Build a Sandman

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How to Build a Sandman Just because we don’t really get any snow on Tybee Island doesn’t mean we have to miss out on all the winter fun.  If you are staying on Tybee during the winter months why not try to build a sandman.. just for kicks.  Everything you need can be found on […]

Fort Pulaski

Fort Pulaski to have 9 FREE Days in 2014

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Fort Pulaski entrance fee-free days will be on: January 20: Martin Luther King Jr. Day Feb. 15-17: Presidents Day weekend April 19-20: National Park Week’s opening weekend August 25: National Park Service’s 98th birthday Sept. 27 National Public Lands Day Nov. 11: Veterans Day The entrance fee waiver does not cover amenity or user fees […]

Tybee Island Restaurant Week

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2014 Tybee Restaurant Week From January 17th-26th 2014 Tybee Island will be celebrating our very own Restaurant Week! Every restaurant that is participating will offer a 3-course, prix fixe dinner menus for only $25 or $30 per person. A “prix fixe” menu is simply a menu of pre-determined items presented as a multi course meal […]

New Year Sweepstakes, Fireworks, and a Polar Plunge

Sweepstakes, Fireworks, and a Polar Plunge!!

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What are you doing this New Year’s Eve?  I have an idea, why don’t you enter our New Year Sweepstakes and win a 2 night stay at the world famous Desoto Beach Hotel, $50 gift certificate to Stingray’s, FREE REGISTRATION to Tybee’s Polar Plunge and much…much more. Tybee Island is really the best place to spend […]

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Tybee Island Weddings

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Whether you are eloping, planning a small private wedding or a grand affair with all your family and friends, a Tybee Island wedding is a simple, affordable and wonderful way to say “I do”. You can have your ceremony on almost all of Tybee’s miles of sandy beaches. Imagine the shimmering light of the setting sun […]

Tybee for the Holidays

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Tybee for the Holidays to Offer Family-Friendly Fun to Brighten the Holiday Season   Experience Tybee Island, Georgia in a whole new light! Tybee for the Holidays, a special celebration of the holiday season, will offer plenty of family-friendly fun on this vacation paradise located just 20 minutes east of historic Savannah.   Special activities planned from Thanksgiving […]

Bluffton SC

Day Trip to a True Low Country Village

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Bluffton, South Carolina Located at the southernmost tip of the South Carolina coast lies Bluffton, one of the last true low country villages in the South. With a 40 mile drive separating Bluffton from Tybee Island, Bluffton makes for a convenient day trip for vacationers – a relaxing afternoon break from the lively waters of […]

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Tybee Labor Day Beach Bash 2013

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Tybee Labor Day Celebration Sunday, September 1st Spend your Labor Day on beautiful Tybee Island and enjoy cool ocean breezes, live music, and an unforgettable fireworks display!  Dance to the tunes of The swinging Medallions on the iconic Tybee Island Pier.  The music begins at 7 pm and admission is free! The fireworks begin around […]

Tybee Pirate Fest Tickets on Sale Now!!

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Don’t be the last to get your Tybee Pirate Fest tickets. Subscribe to our blog to be the first to know when tickets go on sale for the 2013 festival. 2013 GENERAL ADMISSION TICKETS Multi-Day Pass: three-day full event admission $22.00 Regular Tickets: one-day full event admission $12.00 Kids 12 and under free Purchase Tickets Now […]

Tybee Prom 2013

Tybee Prom 2013

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Did you have a terrible Prom Night your junior/senior year?  Did your date stand you up?  Did you shell out tons of money on dinner and a limo and not even get to second base?  If your prom was completely lame, you need to come out to the Tybee Prom this July 13th for the best Night […]

30th Annual Tybee Beach Bum Parade

Tybee Beach Bum Parade 2013

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Make a splash at the Tybee Beach Bum Parade 2013!!  This Tybee Parade has its origins in the 1980s when two Tybee softball teams barraged each other with water balloons up and down Butler Avenue after a rather heated game!  It looked like so much fun that everyone wanted to join in and it soon […]

Tybee Island wine Fest 2013

Tybee Wine Fest 2013

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Tybee Wine Fest 2013 It’s that time of year again! Tybee Island Wine Festival 2013! In case you haven’t bought your tickets yet here is a schedule of events: Wednesday, April 10 at 6:30pm Wining and Dining – “The Art of Pairing” The Tybee Island Social Club and Quality Wine & Spirits is your host […]