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Upcoming Festivals & Events

Throughout Georgia’s Golden Isles, every season shines with activities and new experiences: art and antique shows, festivals, food and wine events, historic celebrations, performing arts, clinics, themed tours and races. Regardless of which month you choose to visit the Golden Isles, there will be an event or festival to add to your fun and enjoyment.

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E.g., 07/25/2016
E.g., 07/25/2016

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There are 23 events happening between July 25th and August 24th, 2016.

The Big Photo Show

The Big Photo Show

July 1st to 31st, 2016

Presented by the Coastal Photographers’ Guild and in its 8th year, this is the largest photography exhibit in our region. Photographs will be on display from July 1st, Friday thru July 30th, Saturday at the Glynn Visual Arts Center, 106 Island Drive, St Simons Island, Georgia. Free Admission.

Dunes at Nanny Goat by Linda Humphries

Sapelo Island Natural Estuarine Research Reserve Art Exhibit at the Ritz Theatre

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July 1st to August 31st, 2016

As part of its year-long celebration of 40 years of research, education, stewardship, and training programs, the Sapelo Island National Estuarine Research Reserve (SINERR), in partnership with the McIntosh Art Association, will present an exhibition of artwork inspired by the Reserve at the Histo

Fort Frederica National Monument

Children's and Tavern Games

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July 26th, 2016

Take a break from the computer and learn about the leisure activities of the 18th century! This ranger-led hands-on activity will take participants through various children's and tavern games (family friendly of course!) teaching them the rules and history.

Fort Frederica National Monument

Garden Tour at Fort Frederica

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July 27th, 2016

The towns people of Frederica lived on a wild frontier without guarantee of supplies from Charleston or England, forcing them into new roles as farmers and gardeners for survival. Take a guided tour through our garden and learn about the plants and methods used by the people of Frederica.

Aladdin

Summer Movie Series: Aladdin

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July 27th, 2016

Join us at the St. Simons Casino for the Summer Movie Series. Watch your favorite family movies on the big screen. There will be popcorn, candy, and drinks available for purchase.

Show times: 12:00pm, 2:00pm, 4:00pm, 6:00pm

Admission: $1.00 per person per showing

Fort Frederica National Monument

Spanish Moss Demonstration

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July 28th, 2016

Today Spanish moss is used in decorative crafts and in floral arrangements but for the settlers of Fort Frederica and native inhabitants, it was an important crop with a myriad of uses. Join a Park Ranger as they delve into the history of use and processing of this often overlooked plant!

Paint Party at The King and Prince

Paint Party at The King and Prince

July 28th, 2016

Join the paint party at The King and Prince Thursday, July 28th from 6-9pm. The price is $59 and includes wine, appetizers and all art supplies. Register at www.getyourmuseon.com. Space is limited and reservations are required.

Who Framed Roger Rabbit?

Summer Classic Movies at the Ritz: Who Framed Roger Rabbit?

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July 28th, 2016

The popular Summer Classic Movie series at the Ritz returns to the Golden Isles! Screenings begin at 7 pm, but come early to enjoy fun short subjects and cartoons and maybe even win a door prize!

Fort Frederica National Monument

Colonial Cooking Demonstration

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July 30th, 2016

What fire doesn't destroy, it often helps preserve. Sifting through the remains of fire pits and trash pits, unearthing the remains of a brick oven - archaeology has given us many clues to what was cooking at Fort Frederica.

Movies on the Green

Movie on the Green: Sound of Music

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July 30th, 2016

Bring your family and friends, along with blankets or chairs down to the Village Green on Jekyll Island, located between the Convention Center and the Westin hotel.

This month's movie will be: Sound of Music Saturday, July 30, at 8:30 p.m. on the Jekyll Island Beach Village Green.

Fort Frederica National Monument

Walk with a Ranger at Fort Frederica

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July 31st, 2016

Learn what archaeological research has revealed about the 18th century British settlement as well as later periods. Ask the questions you would like answered. Walk will begin and end at the Visitor Center.

Owen Plant Album Release

Owen Plant at Rainbow Island

July 31st, 2016

Join us under the stars on Rainbow Island to celebrate the release of the new album, “I Was on the Moon,” by Sea Island’s own artist-in-residence Owen Plant.

Zootopia

Summer Movie Series: Zootopia

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August 3rd, 2016

Join us at the St. Simons Casino for the Summer Movie Series. Watch your favorite family movies on the big screen. There will be popcorn, candy, and drinks available for purchase.

Show times: 12:00pm, 2:00pm, 4:00pm, 6:00pm

Admission: $1.00 per person per showing

7th Annual St. Simons Island Tarpon Fishing Tournament

7th Annual St. Simons Island Tarpon Fishing Tournament

August 4th to 6th, 2016

TARPON TOURNAMENT RULES
August 4-6, 2016
(912) 638-7673

Early Registration is available-Please call Lisa 912-638-7673

Captain’s Meeting: Morningstar Marinas dock pavilion; 6:30 PM August 4, 2016

Grease

Summer Classic Movies at the Ritz: Grease sing-a-long

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August 4th, 2016

The popular Summer Classic Movie series at the Ritz returns to the Golden Isles! Screenings begin at 7 pm, but come early to enjoy fun short subjects and cartoons and maybe even win a door prize!

First Friday Community Event

First Friday in Historic Downtown Brunswick

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August 5th, 2016

Visit the shops, galleries, and restaurants of Historic Downtown Brunswick. Enjoy live music from local musicians, art openings, and food and beverage samples from 5:00pm - 8:00pm.

Jekyll Island Farmers' Market

Jekyll Island Farmers' Market

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August 6th, 2016

Enjoy live music while picking up fresh, local produce and products from local farmers for true farm-to-table living. This free event repeats every first and third Saturday.

Brunswick Actors Theatre Presents "Doublewide Texas"

Brunswick Actors Theatre Presents "Doublewide Texas"

August 6th to 28th, 2016

Doublewide Texas by Jessie Jones, Nicholas Hope, Jamie Wooten

August 6, 7, 13, 14, 20, 21, 27, 28, 2016

Rhythm on the River

August Rhythm on the River

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August 7th, 2016

Come on out to the Rhythm on the River event from 6:00-8:00 p.m. at Mary Ross Waterfront Park: Bay & Gloucester Streets. This week's event features: Traveling Riverside Band

Bring the kids, chairs or blanket, a picnic and your favorite beverage.
Admission: FREE!

The Farmers Market at Sea Island

The Farmers Market at Sea Island

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August 13th, 2016

Support southern vendors at the Southern Grown Farmers Market. Enjoy live music, fresh produce, samples, and southern products at this family-friendly event. This event is open to the public and held at The Market at Sea Island, 351 Sea Island Road, St. Simons Island, GA.

Little Light Music

A Little Light Music Concert featuring Island Garage Band

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August 14th, 2016

Every summer, residents and visitors gather on the oceanfront lawn beneath the Lighthouse for the sounds, sea breezes, friends and fun of the Little Light Music Summer Concert Series.

End of Summer Arts & Crafts Show

End of Summer Arts & Crafts Show

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August 20th to 21st, 2016

Explore unique arts and crafts such as painting, pottery, jewelry, garden art and more at the End of Summer Arts and Crafts Show at Postell Park on St. Simons Island.

Show is from 10:00-5:00pm on all days.

Jekyll Island Farmers' Market

Jekyll Island Farmers' Market

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August 20th, 2016

Enjoy live music while picking up fresh, local produce and products from local farmers for true farm-to-table living. This free event repeats every first and third Saturday.