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Tybee Equality Fest hits the beach next weekend!

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Tybee Island Equality Fest hits the beach next weekend! August 22-25, 2019 Tybee Island is known for its beautiful beaches, sand, sun and family fun.  We are not going to let the summer end without one more beach bash with our family – Tybee Island Equality Fest!  We provide a welcoming, safe space for the […]

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Cigarette Litter Prevention for Tybee Island

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Cigarette Litter Prevention for Tybee Island Tybee Island will join with other coastal communities for a second year to promote cigarette litter prevention – GEORGIA’S COAST IS NOT AN ASHTRAY. Throughout the month of August, Tybee Island bars and restaurants will use GEORGIA’S COAST IS NOT AN ASHTRAY branded drink coasters to reach a targeted […]

Tybee Island Marine Science Center Celebrates Admiral’s First Birthday

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Tybee Island Marine Science Center Celebrates Admiral’s First Birthday Admiral Will Turn One on July 24th Tybee Island, GA: Wednesday, July 24, 11:30 AM: The Tybee Island Marine Science Center’s Marine Debris Ambassador, Admiral, a loggerhead sea turtle, will turn one on Wednesday, July 24th, and you’re invited to the celebration. “We’re planning quite the […]

Summertime Movies in the Park

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Summertime Movies in the Park The summer series of Movies in the Park at Memorial Park on Tybee Island are here again.  The third Saturday of June, July, and August, family-friendly movies will be shown at Memorial Park when the stars in the sky shine bright enough to let the stars be seen on the […]

Join us for the 2019 Tybee Wine Festival

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Join Us for the 2019 Tybee Wine Festival! In about two weeks, it’ll be the start of the 2019 Tybee Wine Festival, our islands an annual springtime celebration of wine and coastal cuisine. Presented by the Tybee Post Theater, this year’s event, April 25-27, features three days of international wines, fine food, and, of course, […]

NOTICE: Special Traffic Protocols (from the City Manager’s Office)

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Special Traffic Protocols (from the City Manager’s Office) Due to high volumes of traffic expected on Saturday, March 16th the City of Tybee Island will be implanting special traffic control measures.  The attached map shows where barricades will be placed to control traffic flow and ensure emergency vehicle access to the south end of the […]

North Atlantic Right Whale Makes Her Tybee Debut!

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Smoke, a 21-foot-long North Atlantic right whale makes her island debut in the 17th Annual Tybee Irish Heritage Celebration Parade Saturday, March 9.   Maria Procopio Tybee Island Marine Science Center 912-786-5917 [email protected] Tybee Island, GA: Smoke, a 23-year-old female, is key to the Tybee Island Marine Science Center’s Ocean Outreach program and travels to […]

Construction Begins for new Marine Science Center Site on Tybee Island

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Construction Begins for new Marine Science Center Site on Tybee Island by City of Tybee Tybee Island, Ga. – (January 14, 2018) Effective immediately, the City of Tybee Island will begin construction at the site for the new Tybee Island Marine Science Center in the north beach area parking lot off Meddin Ave. The building location […]

Tybee Island Marine Science Center Sea Turtle Hatchling Admiral Moving…to 800 Gallon Tank

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Tybee Island Marine Science Center Sea Turtle Hatchling Admiral Moving…to 800 Gallon Tank Admiral Will Move from a 65-Gallon Tank to an 800-Gallon Tank Tybee Island, GA: Thursday, January 10, 11 AM: The Tybee Island Marine Science Center’s sea turtle Marine Debris Ambassador, Admiral, is moving from her 65-gallon “Creature Feature” tank to the main 800-gallon […]

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NMA Announces 7th Annual Tybee Island Kite Festival

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NMA Announces 7th Annual Tybee Island Kite Festival Savannah Parkinson Support Group, Inc., is pleased to announce the 7th Annual Tybee Island Kite Festival on Saturday, November 3, 2018, from 12PM-4PM next to North Beach Grill, on North Beach, Tybee Island, Georgia. The festival will be at the North End of the parking lot, facing […]

Parking Just Got Easier on Tybee with the New ParkTYB App

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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 […]

14th Annual Tybee Turtle Trot 5K Beach Run 

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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.

Beneath the Surface: Discover the Magic of Underpainting

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No matter what your artistic ability, you can enjoy a few days exploring techniques of layering colors with emphasis on the importance of the underpainting when Susan Tobey White returns to Tybee Island,  February 8-10, 2018.

Local Actors Prepare for “Christmas Magi” Production

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Tybee Arts Association is pleased to announce the dates of its upcoming production, aptly named “Christmas Magi”.   Composed of two one-act plays, “Christmas Magi” combines several well-known stories into one evening of holiday magic. Woven into the old world charm of Patrick Rainville Dorn’s “Babushka’s Basket” (adapted from the Russian folk tale) is the turn-of-the-century allure of Anne Coulter Martens’  “The Gift of the Magi”, (adapted from a short story by O.Henry).

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2nd Annual Dining in the Dark Enhances Other Senses

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 2nd Annual Dining in the Dark Enhances Other Senses (Savannah, GA)  On Saturday, January 20, 2018 beginning at 6:00 p.m., The Charles C. Taylor & Samir Nikocevic Charitable Foundation will present Dining in the Dark.  The 2nd Annual Dining in the Dark is an exclusive event unlike any other in our community […]

House of the Christmas Mouse 2017

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Press Release: Tybee Arts Association Announces its 2nd Annual House of the Christmas Mouse A Real Holiday Shopping Experience at Kid Friendly Prices Tybee Arts Association is pleased to announce its 2nd Annual House of the Christmas Mouse (HCM). The House of the Christmas Mouse will be ready for the entire family to shop, on […]

Yoga Me Fit

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YOGA ME FIT LAUNCHES SUNDAY SESSIONS ON ‘THE ART OF YOGA’ TO BENEFIT TYBEE ARTS ASSOCIATION SAVANNAH, GA- September 1, 2017- Yoga Me Fit launches a new program to kick off after Labor Day. “The Art of Yoga” classes will take place at 11 a.m. every Sunday starting September 10 through November 19, located at […]

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Celebrating Summer Art Show & Sell

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Tybee Island, GA, July 2, 2017– Tybee Arts Association is pleased to announce that their next art show and sell, “Celebrating Summer” will be held at the Tybee Arts Association Building, #7 Cedarwood Drive, Tybee Island, GA on Saturday, July 8 from 11AM – 6PM and on Sunday, July 9 from 11AM – 5PM.

The Lighthouse Series

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 17, 2017 | THE LIGHTHOUSE SERIES SAFE TO SHORE, CHANGING TIDES AND RESTORING FAITH A Romance series inspired by the Cockspur Island Lighthouse, Tybee Island and Savannah Sue Langford, Author of the Secret Series, continues her success with her Lighthouse Series, inspired by her favorite country stars and the Cockspur Island […]

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Reduced Parking Fee

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

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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 […]

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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 […]