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2017 Tybee Wine Festival

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Join Us for the 2017 Tybee Wine Festival! In less than two weeks, it’ll be the start of the 2017 Tybee Wine Festival, our island’s is an annual springtime celebration of wine and coastal cuisine. Presented by the Tybee Post Theater, this year’s event, May 4-6, features three days of international wines, fine food, and, […]

Reduced Parking Fee

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Reduced Parking Fee Hours for the Holiday Season   Press Release: City of Tybee   Parking Services Announcement– Holiday/Winter Seasonal Parking Fee Hours are in place from November 26th , 2016 to January 31, 2017 – Pay for Parking will be from 8 am to 5 pm during this holiday/winter season and will revert back […]

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House of the Christmas Mouse

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Tybee Arts Association Announces its 1st Annual House of the Christmas Mouse A Real Holiday Shopping Experience at Kid Friendly Prices Tybee Arts Association is pleased to announce it’s first, annual House of the Christmas Mouse (HCM) . The House of the Christmas Mouse will be ready for the entire family to shop, on December […]

1st Annual Turtle Tracks

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  TYBEE COTTAGE ART GALLERY’S FIRST ANNUAL TURTLE TRACKS Tybee Island, GA, – August 29, 2016 Event Date(s): September 1 – 30, 2016 Event Location: 1209 US Highway 80, Tybee Island, GA 31328 Event Hours: Normal business hours: 10AM – 6PM daily. [Tybee Island, GA] The Tybee Cottage Art Gallery is proud to present ‘Turtle […]

Clueless: The Case of the Stolen Art

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PO box 2344 Tybee Island, GA 31328 www.tybeearts.org [email protected] Tybee Arts Association is proud to announce, for one night only, Clueless:  The Case of the Stolen Art!.  Tybee Arts’ production of Clueless is an interactive mystery-comedy cocktail party, set on Tybee Island. Watch closely and ask plenty of questions. The thief is hiding somewhere in the room.  […]

Movies in the Park Finale

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Movies in the Park Finale Tybee Island, GA (July 25, 2016) — The City of Tybee Island’s Development Authority / Main Street Program has been hosting Movies in the Park this summer. Beginning at sundown on August 20, the final movie for the 2016 summer season will be shown at Memorial Park, compliments of the […]

Gray’s Reef Tuesdays

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Melissa Turner, Executive Director 912-472-4790, [email protected] Tybee Post Theater Presents Gray’s Reef Tuesdays Tybee Island, GA – Gray’s Reef National Marine Sanctuary and the Tybee Post Theater are pleased to announce Gray’s Reef Tuesdays, a weekly film series highlighting the wonders of the ocean and our Georgia coast. Thanks to the […]

Historic Preservation Grant

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CITY OF TYBEE ISLAND AWARDED FEDERAL HISTORIC PRESERVATION GRANT   Tybee Island, Georgia (April 22, 2016) – The City of Tybee Island is one of ten Georgia communities which will receive federal subgrants totaling more than $90,000 from the Fiscal Year (FY) 2016 Historic Preservation Fund to conduct historic preservation projects.  The funding awarded to […]

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Baywatch Movie Casting!

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Baywatch Movie Casting Call! Rose Locke Casting, who’s handling the casting of local extras for the “Baywatch” movie, has updated their list of different types of people they need to fill roles in the film. If you are available, then please email [email protected] Include 3 pics (head, body and profile) along with your age, height, weight and […]

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Tybee Island Kite Festival

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SPSG Announces 5th Annual Tybee Island Kite Festival Proceeds support people with Parkinson disease in Savannah/Chatham/Low Country Area.  Savannah Parkinson Support Group is pleased to announce the 5th Annual Tybee Island Kite Festival on Sunday, April 24, 2016 from 11AM-2PM on North Beach, Tybee Island, Georgia. This year’s festival is sure fun for the entire […]

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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 […]

SCAD Sand Arts

SCAD Sand Arts

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Bring your high school artists to Tybee Island for the SCAD Sand Arts Festival! High school students are invited to sculpt the sand at the annual SCAD Sand Arts Festival on Friday May 6th 2016. Transform Tybee Island’s North Beach into a seaside art gallery alongside SCAD students, alumni, faculty and staff. This popular community event […]

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 […]

Last of the Red Hot Lovers at the Tybee Post Theater

Movies are back!

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Lights, Camera, Action! It’s back to the movies on Tybee! The Tybee Post Theater was born as a 1930’s movie house for Fort Screven, and they are saluting their heritage with a  three-day film festival of the most popular classics of that decade. What better way to reopen the movie house than with the first films the soldiers watched […]

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ArtFest by the Sea

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GA Seminars by the Sea Arts School will sponsor “ArtFest by the Sea” What:   ArtFest by the Sea brings together 40 International Artists who are flying in to share their passion for their Art. There are representatives from Japan, Poland, Russia, UK, Germany, Italy, Switzerland, Canada, Turkey, Portugal, Thailand, Mexico, France, Israel, Venezuela……. and also […]

Mardi Gras Tybee

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2016 Mardi Gras Tybee Tybee Island will host its 8th Annual Mardi Gras Carnival on Saturday, January  30, 2016. This fun, family-friendly event is free and open to the public. Celebrate the unique history of the ancient Mardi Gras traditions, which dates back thousands of years, and includes Carnival-goers lining the street for a boisterous parade […]

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Tribute to Bill Monroe

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Tybee Post Theater presents “Tribute to Bill Monroe” The award-winning New South String Band to perform “Tribute to Bill Monroe, “The Father of Bluegrass” Friday, Jan. 15. The New South String Band from Atlanta, GA, will commemorate the life of “The Father of Bluegrass” Bill Monroe, twenty years after his death. This […]

Tybee Polar Plunge

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2016 Tybee Polar Plunge IT’S COMING! IN FOUR WEEKS! Take the Plunge! It’s cool! Launch your 2016 at the annual Tybee Polar Plunge on New Year’s Day, Jan. 1 Exactly four weeks from today, we hope to see New Year’s revelers rolling out of bed early and heading out to Tybee Island for a re-energizing […]

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Cockspur Lighthouse Closed

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NEWS RELEASE: Effective immediately Fort Pulaski National Monument has closed the Cockspur Island Lighthouse and Lighthouse Island. The lighthouse is closed because it presents a number of hazards to park visitors and Lighthouse Island is closed as it is an active ecological restoration area. The Cockspur Island Lighthouse has marked the south channel of the […]

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Jane Coslick’s Holiday Cottage Tour

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Media Advisory Media Contact: Shirley Sessions or Sandy McCloud 912.786.0786 or 912.484.7355 www.tybeefun.com Tybee Island to Host the 4th Annual Jane Coslick’s Holiday Cottage Tour on December 5, 10:00 am – 3:00 pm Benefits Humane Society for Greater Savannah   WHAT:   Jane Coslick’s Holiday Cottage Tour. Kick off the holiday season with the fourth annual tour […]

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Tybee for the Holidays

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EXPERIENCE THE SPLENDOR OF THE HOLIDAY SEASON DURING TYBEE FOR THE HOLIDAYS Tybee Island, GA (November 3, 2015) – Experience Tybee in a different light this holiday season with distinctive culture, dining, shopping, and festive small town excitement on the coast.  Beginning Thanksgiving Day and running through New Year’s Day, Tybee Island offers family-friendly fun […]

Tybee Salutes Heroes

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 14, 2015 2nd Annual Tybee Salutes Heroes to Honor Military Families November 13-15 TYBEE ISLAND, Ga. – Tybee Island, Georgia, a quaint beach town located just 20 minutes east of historic downtown Savannah, and the American Legion Tybee Post #154 will host its 2nd Annual Tybee Salutes Heroes event the weekend […]

MOVIES IN THE PARK CONTINUE

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Tybee Island, GA (July 8, 2015) — Movies in the Park continue July 18, courtesy of the City of Tybee Island’s Development Authority / Main Street Program.  Each month this summer, on the third Saturday beginning at sundown, family friendly movies are shown at Memorial Park, compliments of the City of Tybee.      This grassroots effort, […]

Craft Brew Battle

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Tybee Island debuts Craft Brew Battle at the Beach in July FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE New summertime festival features dozens of craft brews in competition for the title Best Georgia Craft Brew on the Tybee Pier and Pavilion, July 24. Grab a frosty mug and get ready! The Tybee Post Theater is staging its first annual Craft […]

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Coastal Arts Fair

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The Coastal Arts Fair will take place September 26, 2015 at Memorial Park, centrally located on Butler Avenue, on Tybee Island, GA from 10:00 AM-6:00 PM. Founded by Tybee Arts Association, and supported by the Tybee Island Main Street Program, Coastal Arts Festival is a fine arts festival and is free for all visitors. The fair is sponsored by the Tybee Arts Association (TAA), a Tybee area non-profit that focuses on developing and sustaining an interest, appreciation and enjoyment of the arts on and around Tybee Island, GA. TAA also hosts a variety local art shows and sales throughout the year.

Movies in the Park

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PRESS RELEASE EFFECTIVE:   Immediately CONTACT:  Chantel Morton, Development Authority / Main Street Executive Director (912) 472-5071                                                                                                                                                                                                     SUMMER TIME MOVIES IN THE PARK return to Tybee Island   Tybee Island, GA (June 2, 2015) — The City of Tybee Island’s Development Authority / Main Street Program will host Movies in the Park again this summer.  Beginning at sundown […]

National Main Street Accreditation

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PRESS RELEASE EFFECTIVE:     Immediately CONTACT:   Chantel Morton, Development Authority / Main Street Executive Director (912) 472-5071  The City of Tybee Island Receives 2015 National Main Street Accreditation   Tybee Island, GA (May 29, 2015) — The City of Tybee Island has been designated as an accredited National Main Street Program for meeting the commercial district […]

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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 […]

Book Festival on Tybee

Tybee Island Book Festival

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TYBEE ISLAND BOOK FESTIVAL SET TO DEBUT SEPTEMBER 18-19TH 2015 Tybee Islanders know that great stories turn up at the beach, that inspiration is found in salt water and sea breezes. And so it is with proud enthusiasm that the island community premiers its first book festival. Riding a wave of inspiration, local children’s book […]

Tin Can Tourist Tybee

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Media Contact: Susan Hancock or Kara Ford Abshire Public Relations 912.844.9549 / 912.659.2126  Seaside Sisters and Tin Can Tourists Present 2nd Annual Tybee Trailer Trot  April 25 on Tybee Island WHAT: Seaside Sisters and Tin Can Tourists Tybee Trailer Trot. Tin Can Tourists, an all make and model vintage trailer and motor coach club, is […]