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Survival Tips for St. Pat’s

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Survival Tips for St. Patrick’s Day  This is a big party weekend for everyone on Tybee and Savannah, Georgia and after surviving roughly 36 of these celebrations I have a few pointers that can ensure your survival. Some of you will be bringing your children out with you to enjoy the parade, others will use […]

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Your Guide to St. Patrick’s Day

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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 […]

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2016 Tybee for the Holidays

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2016 Tybee for the Holidays   The most festive time of year is fast approaching, and the good people of Tybee Island are excited about it. If you haven’t yet had the pleasure of spending the holidays on this grand barrier isle, you’re missing out on a splendid season of jubilee. Watch Tybee light up […]

Halloween Trick or Treat Moved

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“Lewis Ave Halloween” moving to Memorial Park Monday, October 31, 2016 Due to the high level of damage to homes on Lewis from Hurricane Matthew, the Halloween festivities this year are going to be concentrated instead at Memorial Park, along Jones Avenue, on Monday, October 31st, from 6 – 8 PM. Parking will be available […]

Can’t-Miss Events

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Can’t-Miss Events this Fall on Tybee Chantel Baul The season of cool breezes, yellowing leaves and pumpkin spice lattes is officially upon us. And after such a hot summer, autumn really couldn’t have arrived at a better time. People usually take this sleepy season for granted. After all, it’s sandwiched between vacation season and the […]

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Spend Labor Day on Tybee

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4 Simple Reasons to Spend Labor Day on Tybee Chantel Baul Labor Day weekend is right around the corner, which means the fall holiday season is well on its way – before you know it, you’ll be stocking up on sweets and nursing a turkey-induced stomach ache. Each year, we observe Labor Day in honor […]

July 4th Weekend Events!

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4th of July Events not to be missed! No plans yet for the 4th of July? Come on out to Tybee and celebrate America’s Independence Day island style! Here’s our list of Tybee events you won’t want to miss. From art shows to movies, concerts to fireworks there’s something for everyone at Savannah’s Beach. Saturday […]

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Tybee Tour of Homes

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The 19th Annual Tybee Tour of Homes will take place on Saturday, May 14, 2016 from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm on Tybee Island and will benefit Tybee Island Maritime Academy. The 2016 Tybee Tour of Homes will feature 8 beautiful homes in multiple locations all over Tybee Island. Tickets are $35 each and includes a […]

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Beach Sweep April 17th

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Spring Break Beach Sweep – Sunday April 17th @ 8am Past debris left after spring break partiers. In light of expected larger than normal crowds the weekend of April 15-17, the City of Tybee is seeking volunteers to help clean up the beach the morning of Sunday, April 17th. Anyone interested in lending a helping […]

2016 Tybee Wine Festival

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Join us for the 2016 Tybee Wine Festival! The 2016 Tybee Wine Festival is an annual springtime celebration of wine and coastal cuisine set on postcard-perfect Tybee Island, the laid-back paradise located just 20 minutes east of historic Savannah. Presented by the Tybee Post Theater, this year’s event, April 20-24, features five days of international […]

St. Patricks Day Events

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  March is the month to celebrate our Irish Heritage and History! Here is a St Patrick’s Schedule of Events that will be taking place in the area: Greening of Fountain Mar 11 2016 – 12:00pm The Greening of the Fountain in Forsyth Park is a local tradition and one of the first events of the […]

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Tybee Bar Olympics

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1st Annual Kevin Carpenter Tybee Bar Olympics Get ready for the first ever Tybee Bar Olympics! This Tybee style fun-raiser will take place on Sunday, March 6, 2016 at noon. Come out and cheer on your favorite Tybee Island characters as they move from bar to bar. Each of the 20 Teams will endure a day […]

2016 Tybee Wine Festival

2016 Tybee Wine Festival

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We hope you will join us for the 2016 Tybee Wine Festival! The 8th Annual Tybee Wine Festival is an annual springtime celebration of wine and coastal cuisine set on postcard-perfect Tybee Island, the laid-back paradise located just 20 minutes east of historic Savannah. Presented by the Tybee Post Theater, this year’s event, April 20-24, […]

A Tybee New Year!

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A Very Tybee New Year! If you live in Savannah and you aren’t enjoying a Tybee New Year, then you are missing out! Dine on fresh, local seafood at any one of Tybee’s fantastic dining establishments, have drinks on the strand, or party the night away at one of Tybee’s many fantastic Bars! Curl up in […]

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Irish Heritage Parade

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14th ANNUAL IRISH HERITAGE CELEBRATION PARADE Its time again for the “green folk” to gather on our island paradise and celebrate their Irish Heritage. That’s what its all about, you know! The purpose of this parade is to celebrate and recognize Irish contributions to our community, state, and nation. Irish Clans assemble on Saturday, March […]

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Weekend Holiday Events

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This Weekend Holiday Events Galore on Tybee Island! This Weekend is full of Holiday Events and Tybee will be 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 on  Tybee for the Holidays: Lights on for Tybee – Friday December 4th 6:30-9pm You are […]

PirateFest Festival Zone

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Understanding the PirateFest Festival Zone Wristband Policy During Pirate Festival weekend, if you want to drink an alcoholic beverage on the streets you need a wristband. Here’s your guide to enjoying the revelry with a tankard in hand: What do I get with the wristband? With the wristband, you get to listen to live entertainment […]

Arggghhhh, pirates are coming!

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2015 Tybee Island Pirate Fest On October 8-11, Tybee Island, Georgia, will celebrate its 11th Annual Tybee Island Pirate Fest. Swashbucklers, wenches, & scallywags of all ages will converge on Tybee Island, celebrating the colorful, seafaring history of the Georgia coast. Every Columbus Day weekend, Tybee Island’s South Beach parking lot transforms into a lively […]

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Labor Day Beach Bash

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Tybee Island Labor Day Celebration Sunday, September 6th, 2015 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. This popular group has performed live with Bruce Springsteen and have been featured […]

Independence Tybee Style

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Tybee Fireworks July 4th 2016 What better way to celebrate your independence from the kingdom of Great Britain than with a stunning fireworks display on Tybee Island? I mean, sure…the British are great. Without them there would be no Monty Python, Faulty Towers, lawn mowers, or even chocolate bars but this is ‘Merica the Land of […]

Steven Satterfield Book Signing

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Chef Steven Satterfield of Atlanta’s famed Miller Union will be signing his new book ROOT TO LEAF in Savannah and Tybee Island! More About Chef Steven Satterfield: Executive chef and co-owner Steven Satterfield believes in an authentic approach to farmstead-inspired cooking. His trademark style is simple yet refined, and the dishes he creates focus on updated regional […]

Craft Brew Battle at the Beach

Craft Brew Battle at the Beach

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The Tybee Post Theater is staging the first annual Craft Brew Battle at the Beach fundraising event this summer!  About 15 Georgia breweries will provide tastings of their top two craft brews in this year’s fun competition to crown the Best Georgia Craft Brew.  Everyone who attends the event gets a ballot and taste tests the brews […]

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Tybee Island Kite Festival

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE TYBEE ISLAND KITE FESTIVAL (NON PROFIT) Sponsored by SAVANNAH PARKINSON’S SUPPORT GROUP and NORTH BEACH BAR & GRILL   Kite Festival DATE:     Sunday, April 26, 2015 PLACE:   Tybee North Beach Parking Lot TIME:   11:00 AM – 2:00 PM REGISTRATION:   $10:00 FOR BEGINNER’S KITE AND A BOWL OF GUMBO!   Let’s Go Fly […]

Tybee Beach Bum Parade

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Don’t miss the South’s largest water fight at the Tybee Beach Bum Parade!!! Parade floats will be filled with water-throwing paraphernalia as spectators line up along Butler Avenue armed with buckets of water, squirt guns and hoses ready for battle. This event is an all-out water war for fun-loving beach bums of all ages! This […]

Tybee Spring Events

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It’s the start of the season and there is so much to see and do on Tybee Island! Keep reading to see what is in store for locals and visitors alike… Upcoming Tybee Spring Events The 7th Annual Tybee Wine Festival is the ultimate springtime celebration of wine and decadent coastal cuisine. Presented by the […]

Tin Can Tourists

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All the lucky ducks that will be on Tybee April 25th for the wine festival and/or Turtle Trot are going to be hit with an extra special treat! The Tin Can Tourists will be making their way back to the island with all their vintage RVs on display for you to see from 11-4pm! They have […]

Junkanoo is Back

Junkanoo is Back!

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Friday, March 13th, is when Barabbas and the Tribe, renowned Junkanoo performers, back to Tybee Island!  There will be many opportunities to experience a Junkanoo “Rush” first hand during the St. Patrick’s Day weekend.  Look for Barabbas and the Tribe in Tybee’s parade on Saturday, March 14th at 3pm and Savannah’s parade on March 17th. […]

Tybee St Patricks Day Shuttle

Tybee St. Patricks Day Shuttle 2015 Schedule

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Tybee St Patricks Day Shuttle provided by Old Savannah Tours. We are nearing the annual St. Patrick’s Day festivities here in Savannah, and in order to ensure safety and to provide a service to all of you we will have a shuttle service to downtown from Midtown Savannah and Tybee Island. The cost of this […]

Watermans Camp

Waterman’s Camp Dates

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Parents should be at ease when their children are out in the water. The North Island Surf & Kayak Watermans Camp will instill and refine the essential skills that will ensure your children’s personal safety. All of the instructors are highly qualified watermen with years of lifesaving and instructional experience! The meaning of the term “Waterman” […]

Saint Patricks Day Celebration

Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day

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Welcome back Budweiser Clydesdales! Perhaps St. Patrick wouldn’t be so happy to see how we celebrate his religious feast day here on Tybee and Savannah but I can tell you it is a heck of a good time! Tybee is going green on March 14th with a fun, family friendly parade. It begins at City Hall […]