Past Events

Small Business Saturday

Small Business Saturday

November 24, 2018 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 24 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 2018 with hours of...

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U R the judge for the Best Decorated Businesses

U R the judge for the Best Decorated Businesses

Nov. 24 – Dec. 1 Judging of Best Decorated Business Every year holiday decorations are hung with care throughout our character-filled island. Merchants light up their storefronts with festive bulbs and ornaments and favorite characters depicting holiday memories are painted for all to see along the windows. During the Lights on for Tybee Celebration, awards will be presented by Tybee Beautification Association to the Best Decorated Businesses.  The public is encouraged to participate by submitting nominations for your favorites!  Voting will take place between Thanksgiving Day and December 1. Nominations may be emailed here....

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Christmas Eve Dining

Christmas Eve Dining

December 24, 2018 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 that will be open on Christmas Eve are posted below:   A-J’s Dockside Restaurant @ 1315 Chatham Avenue B, 912.786.9533: open Beachview Java & Juice @ 1701 Butler Avenue, 912.786.5500: open Benny’s @ 1517 Butler Avenue, 912.786.0121: open until 1am Bernie’s Oyster House @ 13 Tybrisa Street, 912.786.5100:  open 12pm – 10pm with the regular menu and specials posted on Bernies-Tybee FB page The Breakfast Club @ 1500 Butler Avenue, 912.786.5984: open Cafe 80 Deli & Bakery @ 394...

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Christmas Day Dining

Christmas Day Dining

December 25, 2018 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 are posted by the below: Beachview Java & Juice @ 1701 Butler Avenue, 912.786.5500: open Benny’s @ 1517 Butler Avenue, 912.786.0121: open at 5pm Bernie’s Oyster House @ 13 Tybrisa Street, 912.786.5100:  open 12pm – 10pm with the regular menu and specials posted on Bernies-Tybee FB page Doc’s Bar @ 10 Tybrisa Street: open Huc-A-Poo’s @ 1213 E. Hwy 80, 912.786.5900: kitchen closed, bar open Lighthouse Pizza Beach @ 15 Tybrisa Street, 912.786.9874:  open 12pm – 10pm with the regular menu Nickie’s 1971 @ 1513 Butler Avenue, 912.786.4444: open Rock...

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New Year’s Eve Fireworks Celebration

New Year’s Eve Fireworks Celebration

December 31, 2018 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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19th Annual Tybee Polar Plunge

19th Annual Tybee Polar Plunge

January 1, 2019 19th Annual Tybee Polar Plunge   Dress up, have fun and jump into the Atlantic with thousands of your closest friends to celebrate the beginning of 2019! 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: A-J’s Dockside Restaurant @ 1315 Chatham Avenue B, 912.786.9533: open Beachview Java & Juice @ 1701 Butler Avenue, 912.786.5500: open Benny’s @ 1517 Butler Avenue, 912.786.0121: open Bernie’s Oyster House @ 13 Tybrisa Street, 912.786.5100:  open 12pm – 10pm with the regular menu and specials posted on Bernies-Tybee FB page Cafe 80 Deli & Bakery @ 394 First Street,...

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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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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 – start...

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