Event Schedule

Tybee Pirate Fest Event Schedule

Gather your Krew of Marauding Buccaneers for the 15th Annual Tybee Island Pirate Fest October 10-13th, 2019!

Bring your family and your friends to the 15th Annual Tybee Island Pirate Fest. Make sure to dress in your finest pirate attire or be ready to shop for some in our Thieves’ Market while here.

Thursday, Oct. 10th 

Buccaneer Ball – The Crab Shack – 40 Estill Hammock Road

The Crab Shack hosts the kickoff to the 15th annual Tybee Island Pirate’s Fest, a weekend full of swashbuckling fun for all! The Buccaneer Ball boasts grub and grog like only The Crab Shack can provide, and of course, a bounty of pirates and wenches!
The Buccaneer Ball will be hosted by Dungeon Dan BlackHart, Kruel Kathy BlackHart and the lovely Lady Lindsey Lee!
This event is open only to pirates and wenches age 18 and up. The Buccaneer Ball will feature a costume contest, grub & grog, and more!
Arrrrgggghhhhh you going to be there?
  • EARLY BIRD SPECIAL! Tickets are $40 per person until August 31st.
  • Tickets are $45 per person from September 1st – September 30th.
  • Tickets are $50 October 1st – 9th. Online ticket sales end at 11:59 pm on October 9th.
  • Tickets at the door on October 10th will be $50, if available.

PURCHASE TICKETS


Friday, Oct. 11th, 5-11 PM

Tybee Pirate Festival – Strand Parking Lot
Ticket Price – $12( kids 12 & under free)
Thieves Market, Little Matey’s Cove, Live Music and more

LITTLE MATEY’S COVE

  • Kid Zone presented by Beachview Inn & Spa 
  • Bounce Houses
  • Carnival
  • Magic Show by Magic Mark
  • Petting Zoo
  • Pirate Encampment by Tybee Arts Association 

SWEETWATER BEER GARDEN STAGE 

  • 5 PM – Motley Tones
  • 10 PM – DJ

MAIN STAGE 

  • 6 PM – In for a Penny
  • 7 PM – Cannon Firing and Opening Ceremony 
  • 7:30 PM – Damon and the Shit Kickers 
  • 9 PM – Kentucky Headhunters 

Saturday, Oct. 12th 11 AM – 11 PM

Tybee Pirate Festival – Strand Parking Lot
Ticket Price – $15 (kids 12 & under free)
Thieves Market, Little Matey’s Cove, Fireworks, Live Music and more

LITTLE MATEY’S COVE – 11 AM – till

  • 11 AM – Kid Zone presented by Beachview Inn & Spa
  • 11 AM – Bounce Houses
  • 11 AM – Petting Zoo
  • Magic Show by Magic Mark
  • Carnival
  • Pirate Encampment by Tybee Arts Association 

PIRATE VICTORY PARADE

  • 3 – 5 PM – Parade – This parade is a must for families! Parade participants will pass out treasure along the route. The parade runs from North Beach Parking Lot to Tybrisa St and traditionally takes 2hrs to complete. 

SWEETWATER BEER GARDEN STAGE

  • 11 – Motley Tones
  • 12 – Free Spirits
  • (1pm kids costumes at main stage)
  • 130pm-2pm – Free Spirits
  • 2pm-5pm – DJ

MAIN STAGE 

  • Motley Tones – Roaming
  • 11 am – 1pm – music on Beer Garden Stage 
  • 1 – 1:30pm – Children’s & Pets Costume Contest – at the main stage
  • 2pm- 5pm – music on Beer Garden Stage 
  • 3- 5:00pm – PARADE
  • 5:30 – 6:00pm -Rogues, Wenches & Krewes Costume Contests
  • 6pm – Draucker
  • 715pm – Lez Zeppelin
  • 8:45 -1015pm – Great White
  • 1015pm – FIREWORKS

 

Sunday, Oct. 13th 11 AM – 4 PM

FREE DAY

LITTLE MATEY’S COVE

  • 11 AM – till – Pirate Encampment by TAA
  • 11 AM – till – Bounce Houses
  • 11 AM – till – Petting Zoo
  • 11-AM – till – Carnival
  • Kid Zone presented by Beachview Inn & Spa

SWEETWATER BEER GARDEN STAGE 

  • 11 AM – Motley Tones
  • 12 PM – Free Spirits 
  • 1:30 – Thomas Claxton and the Myth

 

Escape the Ordinary… If only for a Weekend!