Past Events

Small Business Saturday

Small Business Saturday

November 25, 2017 Small Business Saturday on Tybee Small Business Saturday falls between “Black Friday” and “Cyber Monday” every year. We celebrate our locally owned and operated businesses throughout the year and SBS is one special day to do just that! This nationwide event is when consumers, like you, hit the pavement and show your support for your favorite homegrown business during the holidays. Join us in celebrating our commercial neighbors, their distinctiveness, and spectacular service Saturday, November 25 as you do your holiday shopping.  Plus, remember gift certificates are also wonderful presents for those you care about! A list of local businesses that will be participating in Small Business Saturday this year with hours of...

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Christmas Eve Dining

Christmas Eve Dining

December 24, 2017 Christmas Eve Dining   A variety of local restaurants are open Christmas Eve for those that choose to relax and leave the kitchen work to someone else the evening prior to Christmas Day.   Information about which of our fabulously distinct dining establishments will be open on Christmas Eve and their specials is as follows:    A-J’s Dockside @ 1315 Chatham Avenue (912-786-9533) – 11am – 10pm Benny’s @ 1517 Butler Avenue (912-786-0121) – 12:30pm – 3am Bernie’s Oyster House @ 13 Tybrisa Street (912-786-5100) – 12pm – 7pm The Breakfast Club @ 1500 Butler Avenue (912-7865984) – 7am – 1pm Fannies on the Beach @ 1613 Strand Avenue (912-786-6109) Huc-A-Poo’s @ 1213...

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Christmas Day Dining

Christmas Day Dining

December 25, 2017 Christmas Day Dining Yes!  Local Tybee restaurants are open on Christmas Day.   Information about which of our fabulously distinct dining establishments will be open on this day of youthful joyfulness and their specials is as follows:        Benny’s @ 1517 Butler Avenue (912-786-0121) – 10am – 3pm Bernie’s Oyster House @ 13 Tybrisa Street (912-786-5100) – 12pm – 7pm Huc-A-Poo’s @ 1213 E. Highway 80 (912-786-5900) – 12pm – until Lighthouse Pizza North @ 1105 E. Highway 80 (912-786-9874) – 12pm – 10pm Nickie’s 1971 @ 1513 1/2 Butler Avenue (912-786-4442) – 11am – 3am North Beach Bar & Grill @ 33 Meddin Drive (912-786-4442) – 11:30am...

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New Year’s Eve Fireworks Celebration

New Year’s Eve Fireworks Celebration

December 31, 2016 New Year’s Eve Fireworks Celebration Curl up in your beach chair or on a blanket to watch the spectacular fireworks display as they are set off from the Walter W. Parker Pier & Pavilion at midnight. Fireworks can be seen from the beach as well as from the variety of beachfront restaurants!  Click here for more information. Share

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18th Annual Tybee Polar Plunge

18th Annual Tybee Polar Plunge

January 1, 2018 18th Annual Tybee Polar Plunge   Dress up, have fun and jump into the Atlantic with thousands of your closest friends to celebrate the beginning of 2018! Please click here for more information and how you can register for this event!   To warm up before and / or after the “Plunge” a list of local dining establishments that will be open just for you follows: Bernie’s Oyster House @ 13 Tybrisa Street (912-786-5100) – 9am – 9pm  CoCo’s Sunset Grille:  1 Old E. Highway 80 (912-786-7810) – 7th Annual Post Plunge Oyster Roast with the Christy Alan Band @ 3pm Lighthouse Pizza Downtown @ 15 Tybrisa St. (912-786-9874) – 12pm – 10pm Lighthouse Pizza North @ 1105 E. Highway 80 (912-786-9874)...

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7th Annual Christmas Caroling Trolley

7th Annual Christmas Caroling Trolley

December 15, 2012 7th Annual Christmas Caroling Trolley Every year, in true community spirit, neighbors board the trolley and spread singing joy throughout the island. This year’s sponsor and meeting location is Marlin Monroe’s @ 404 Butler Avenue. Gathering begins at 5pm and the Caroling Trolley will depart at 6pm – rain or shine. Flashlights are recommended. One trolley will be transporting this year, so be sure to buy tickets early! For ticket availability call 912-786-4745. Share

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Ft. Pulaski Candle Lantern Tours

Ft. Pulaski Candle Lantern Tours

December 18-19, 2015 Ft. Pulaski Candle Lantern Tours Fort Pulaski commemorates the Confederate Nog party of 1861 each year during the holiday season. The long-lived Savannah tradition provides night-time tours of the historic fort by candlelight and oil lamps. The original party, held at Christmas time in 1861, gave the Confederate garrison at Fort Pulaski a respite from the tension of impending battle. The fort casemates, armed with cannons, were decorated with holiday garlands. As one soldier commented, tables groaned under the weight of fine delicacies sent down from the city. With song and good cheer, the men celebrated a light-hearted moment as the dark clouds of war gathered over Savannah. Guests will have the unique experience of a guided tour for the fort...

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Christmas Day Church Services

Christmas Day Church Services

December 25, 2016 Christmas Day Church Services Christmas Day Church Services on Tybee Island:   All Saints’ Episcopal Church (804 Jones Avenue, 912-786-5845): TBD Chapel by the Sea Baptist Church (809 Butler Avenue, 912-786-4647): TBD Saint Michael Catholic Church (8th & Butler Avenue, 912-786-4505): TBD Trinity Chapel United Methodist (911 Butler Avenue, 912–786-4491): TBD Share

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Children’s Civil War Holiday Workshops

Children’s Civil War Holiday Workshops

December 22, 2012 Children’s Civil War Holiday Workshop As visions of sugar plums dance in your head, children are invited to join Ft. Pulaski park staff in making, molding, and painting the holiday candy know as marzipan. They will also be making special edible holiday ornaments for the enjoyment of our backyard wild friends. Space is limited and reservations are requested.  Please call 912-786-5787 extension 218 or email here for more information. Share

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Campground Christmas

Campground Christmas

December 15, 2012 Campground Christmas River’s End Campground & RV Park is hosting their annual Christmas celebration under the Oaks and invite you to join in the roasting of hot dogs & creating your very own s’mores! Time: 6:00pm Share

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Holly Trolley – Residential Decoration Judging

Holly Trolley – Residential Decoration Judging

December 16, 2015 Residential Decoration Judging Jump aboard the Holly Trolley with Tybee Beautification Association to ride around the neighborhoods looking for the best decorated homes. Each year participants partake in caroling on the trolley, sharing treats and “ohhhs-n-ahhs” when they see homes all decked out for the holiday season. Residents, When they see yours so festive, they stop and present you with a beautiful gift of appreciation for making such a contribution to the holiday island spirit.  Please click here for more information or to suggest your home / your neighbors home be considered. Time: 7:00pm Place: Tybee Island Post Office –...

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