Tybee Rainbow Fest 2015

Posted By Charissa / April 2, 2015 / , , , , , , , , / 1 Comment

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – TYBEE RAINBOW FEST 2015

April 1, 2015
Media Contact:    GaySavannah.com
Riley Sharpe 912.713.3447    

[email protected]  

Tybee Island, Georgia to Host 3nd Annual Tybee Rainbow Fest,  Featuring Fun-Filled Schedule of Events May 1-3 

TYBEE ISLAND, GA. – In May, LGBT travelers will show their pride on Tybee Island, Georgia, a laid-back island paradise located just 20 minutes east of historic Savannah. Stroll the beach, sample fresh seafood and party long after the sunsets at Tybee Rainbow Fest, which takes place May 1-3, 2015, with a PRE-FEST party on April 30.

Presented by GaySavannah.com, and GayTybeeIsland.com, this LGBT event will unite area residents and visitors for a full weekend of festivities.

“For the third year we’ve created a signature event that will showcase Tybee’s laid-back style,” said Riley Sharpe, Tybee Rainbow Fest PR director. “Tybee has always been very welcoming and supportive of the gay and lesbian community. We invite everyone to experience Tybee’s relaxed coastal style and warm Southern hospitality.” 

Tybee Rainbow Fest showcases Tybee Island as an LGBT-friendly destination nestled along the scenic Georgia coastline with five miles of public beaches, top-rated restaurants, lively nightlife and more.

For more information about Tybee Rainbow Fest, please visit GaySavannah.com , GayTybeeIsland.com or email Riley Sharpe at [email protected]

2015 TYBEE GAY DAYS SCHEDULE OF EVENTS

Friday, May 1, 2015


HAPPY HOUR AT COCO’S SUNSET GRILL – Free Entry

Lazaretto Creek Marina
Old US Hwy 80
Tybee Island, GA 31328
5 p.m. –7 p.m.

Coco’s Sunset Grill welcomes you to stop by on your way onto the island for happy hour and complimentary hors d’oeuvres.

TYBEE GAY DAYS KICK-OFF PARTY – Free entry

North Beach Grill
33 Meddin Dr.
6:30- until

The fun begins at this lively soiree, which offers the opportunity to party by the beach, launching Tybee Gay Days 2013 in high style. The first 50 attendees get a free swag bag filled with goodies from sponsors, including some surprises in some bags like two-night hotel stays, visa gift cards & more, for some lucky attendees. 

Saturday, May 2, 2015

BEACH MEET-UP ON THE BEACH IN FRONT OF MARLIN MONROE’S

Marlin Monroe’s
404 Butler Ave.
10 a.m. – 2 p.m.

Spend the day relaxing on the beach, sipping cocktails and enjoying fresh seafood at Marlin Monroe’s. This serves as the perfect kick-off for the summer season. 

TYBEE TOUR OF HOMES

10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

The Tybee Island Maritime Academy and The Fresh Air Home will benefit from this year’s Tybee Island Tour of Homes. We would like to thank the Tybee Island Tour of Homes Committee, the Chairperson-Joey Burel, the Sponsors, and the Homeowners for all of your work and support! We look forward to another great tour! Click Here for tickets!

TYBEE RAINBOW FEST PARADE
3 p.m.-5 p.m.. 

2nd  Annual Robert Harper Tybee Rainbow Fest Parade. The parade will start at 4th Street, continue down Butler to Tybrisa and end at Fannie’s on the Beach.

FANNIES ON THE BEACH PARTY

After Parade 3rd Floor Dance Party 5pm-8pm

8pm-10:30pm The Christy Alan Band

11pm-1am  Live DJ, Dancing & Shows

BERNIE’S OYSTER BAR – Free Entry

10 p.m.-3 a.m.

Details coming soon! Check GayTybeeIsland.com for updates Free entry – Donations for Savannah Pride are appreciated.

13 Tybrisa St,
10 p.m.-3 a.m.

Bernie’s will be hosting a party with a Burlesque Show and DJ Vashti . It doesn’t take much imagination to see that this will be a lot of fun. Free entry – Donations for First City Network are appreciated.

Sunday, May 3, 2015

SUNDAY BRUNCH – 5 CHOICES

Enjoy Tybee’s best brunches at Bernie’s Oyster House, Fannie’s on the Beach, & Marlin Monroe’s all of which feature fresh coastal ingredients in a LGBT-friendly environment.

Marlin Monroe’s  – 404 Butler Drive – Noon – 2 p.m.

Fannie’s on the Beach – 1613 Strand Ave. – Noon – 2 p.m.

Bernie’s Oyster Bar – 13 Tybrisa St, – Noon – 2 p.m.

Coco’s Sunset Grill –Lazaretto Creek Marina – Old US Hwy 80

AJ’s Beachside – Breakfast Buffet – at Hotel Tybee

BEACH SWEEP 

Meet up in front of Fannie’s on the Beach 

1613 Strand Ave.
11am – 2pm

Join forces with the Tybee Beautification Association to clean up the beach. Don’t miss this great event for a great cause! Help us keep Tybee beautiful!

SUNDAY FUNDAY AT MARLIN MONROES

featuring the Christy Alan Band 3pm-6pm

TEA DANCE 

Fannie’s on the Beach – Second Floor
404 Butler Ave.
Starts at 4 p.m. – until

ENTERTAINMENT TO BE ANNOUNCED keep checking GayTybeeIsland.com for updates

Featured photo by DoSavannah.com

Comments

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  • TybeeVacationRentals
    April 7, 2015 at 9:54 pm

    Tybee Vacation Rentals is a proud supporter of Tybee Rainbow Fest. We can’t wait to participate in the parade again this year! We are pleased to offer guests coming in for the event this special offer. We still have many great vacation rentals available no matter what part of the island you would like to stay on… even some on the parade route!

    Stay 2 Nights, Get 3rd Free for vacations April 30th-May 4th when you request special at time of booking. Call 844.606.8438 to reserve and ask for the “RainbowFest2015” special. Discount applied to lowest rental night of stay. May not be available on all properties and valid on new reservations only.

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