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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., 06/27/2016
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There are 39 events happening between May 27th and June 26th, 2016.

Jekyll Island Arts Association May Gallery Show

Jekyll Island Arts Association May Gallery Show

May 1st to 31st, 2016

The Jekyll Island Arts Association will be holding an artist exhibit from May 1st to 31st featuring the works of:

Roseanne Dieterich – Pastel and Watercolor
Roy Yarger – Woodturning

At the Goodyear Cottage Art Gallery and Gift Shop
Jekyll Island Historic District

Water Works

Glynn Visual Arts Presents "Water Works"

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May 2nd to June 27th, 2016

Water, water everywhere! Here in the Golden Isles we are fortunate to be surrounded by beautiful water at every turn. Glynn Visual Arts is pleased to announce our exhibition, Water Works, highlighting the theme of water, in either the medium and/or the subject or feel of the art work.

Mandy Thompson Solo Exhibit

Mandy Thompson Solo Exhibit

May 6th to 28th, 2016

Mandy's paintings include colors that reflect the vitality of life, textures that communicate the physicality of nature, and strong lines with open spaces that evoke a sense of freedom. Her artwork is an invitation to engage in the natural beauty of life.

St. Simons Island Antique Show

St. Simons Island Antique Show

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May 28th to 29th, 2016

Antique dealers from all over the southeast, featuring a vast array of fine and fun merchandise, including furniture, collectibles, primitives, jewelry, silver, glassware, etc.

The Farmers Market at Sea Island

The Farmers Market at Sea Island

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May 28th, 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.

Historic Old Town Brunswick Arts & Crafts Festival

Historic Old Town Brunswick Arts & Crafts Festival

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May 28th, 2016

Our next festival will be on Saturday, May 28th from 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m., in the signature squares of Downtown Brunswick: Queen’s Square – East & West, Jekyll Square – East & West, and Machen Square – East & West.

Movies on the Green

Movie on the Green: Wizard of Oz

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May 28th, 2016

For the second year, Jekyll Island is hosting a summer its annual movie series.

Sounds by the Sea

Sounds by the Sea Featuring The Traveling Riverside Band

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May 29th, 2016

On Sunday, May 29 during Memorial Day Weekend, The Traveling Riverside Band will play their brand of Southern rock and blues at the St Simons Lighthouse lawn. The concert begins at 7 pm.

Taps at Twilight on St. Simons Island

Taps at Twilight

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May 30th, 2016

The Rotary Club of St. Simons Island invites everyone to join them in observing Memorial Day at the 26th Annual Taps at Twilight, scheduled for Monday, May 30, at 6:45 p.m. at the Neptune Park Bandstand. Taps at Twilight has been a St.

Golden Isles Green Drinks

Golden Isles Green Drinks

May 31st, 2016

The next Golden Isles GreenDrinks will be hosted by The Farmer & The Larder next Tuesday (5pm-7pm) at their restaurant in Historic Downtown Brunswick. Join us for cocktails and conversations about a "greener" Golden Isles. Hope to see YOU there!

Jekyll Island Arts Association June Gallery Show

Jekyll Island Arts Association June Gallery Show

June 1st to 30th, 2016

Beginning June 1st through June 30th, the Jekyll Island Arts Association will be displaying the moving photography of Donna MacPherson of St. Simons Island and the pottery of Debbie Craig, also a St.

Matt Rogers Live in the Golden Isles

Matt Rogers Live in the Golden Isles

June 2nd to 3rd, 2016

Country music star, Matt Rogers returns to the Golden Isles this June!

Hear him perform live on Thursday, June 2nd at Ocean Lodge Rooftop Restaurant at 7:00pm, and Friday, June 3rd at Village Inn & Pub at 8:30pm.

For more information, please go to www.mattrogerscountry.com.

Bonnie Rabert Art Exhibit

Bonnie Rabert Art Exhibit

June 3rd to 25th, 2016

This exhibit features artist Bonnie Rabert's impressionistic and colorful one-of-a-kind pieces that sometimes expand into mixed media to tell a story. Free opening reception during First Friday events on June 3, 5-8 p.m.

Friday Fun Days at the St. Simons Lighthouse Museum

Friday Fun Days at the St. Simons Lighthouse Museum

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June 3rd to 24th, 2016

Every visitor to the Lighthouse is an explorer! Come see and touch history by climbing 129 steps to the top of the lighthouse and exploring the interactive galleries in the Lighthouse Museum. There's so much to discover!

First Friday Community Event

First Friday in Historic Downtown Brunswick

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June 3rd, 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.

Georgia Sea Island Festival

Georgia Sea Island Festival

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June 4th to 5th, 2016

For nearly thirty years the Georgia Sea Island Festival on St. Simons Island has celebrated the African American musical traditions, crafts and food of the coastal barrier islands.

National Trails Day at Cannon's Point

National Trails Day at Cannon's Point

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June 4th, 2016

We will celebrate with people across the country in observing the American Hiking Society's National Trails Day® on Saturday, June 4.

Jekyll Island Farmers' Market

Jekyll Island Farmers' Market

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June 4th, 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.

Fort Frederica National Monument

Colonial Cooking Demonstration

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June 4th, 2016

Come to Fort Frederica, walk to the town site and smell what's cooking. Learn how the settlers adapted both new foods and cooking methods to help them survive in the infant colony of Georgia.

This program is free and open to the public.

National Trails Day History Hike

National Trails Day History Hike

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June 4th, 2016

Explore over 200 years of history with a two mile walk through Hofwyl-Broadfield's past. This walk will feature the ruins of original plantation house, rice fields, and rice mill, area of old slave settlement, plantation road, old spring and gardens and more.

Brunswick Actors Theatre Presents "The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance"

Brunswick Actors Theatre Presents "The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance"

June 4th to 26th, 2016

The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance by Jethro Compton

June 4, 5, 11, 12, 18, 19, 25, 26 2016

Fort Frederica National Monument

Walk with a Ranger at Fort Frederica

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June 5th, 2016

Fort Frederica National Monument hosts "Walk with a Ranger," where the stories of the 18th Century British Settlement are brought to life. Join the ranger led tour and immerse your imagination as you travel back in time to 1736. The program is approximately 45 minutes.

Rhythm on the River

Rhythm on the River featuring Michaele & The Ambiguous

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June 5th, 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: Michaele & The Ambiguous

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

Southern Grown Festival

Southern Grown Festival

June 9th to 12th, 2016

In this celebration of all things Southern - food, drink and music! - Southern Grown 2016 builds on Sea Island's 88-year history of creating exceptional experiences.

Fort Frederica National Monument

Musket Drills at Fort Frederica

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June 11th, 2016

Join Heron's Company for their musket drills and canon exercises throughout the day at Fort Frederica National Monument. Drills take place from 9:30am - noon and 1:00 - 4:00pm.

This program is free and open to the public.

Fort Frederica National Monument

Colonial Cooking Demonstration

This listing is Pet Friendly
This listing is Family Friendly
June 11th, 2016

Come to Fort Frederica, walk to the town site and smell what's cooking. Learn how the settlers adapted both new foods and cooking methods to help them survive in the infant colony of Georgia.

This program is free and open to the public.

Fort Frederica National Monument

Walk with a Ranger at Fort Frederica

This listing is Pet Friendly
This listing is Family Friendly
This listing is Eco Friendly
June 12th, 2016

Fort Frederica National Monument hosts "Walk with a Ranger," where the stories of the 18th Century British Settlement are brought to life. Join the ranger led tour and immerse your imagination as you travel back in time to 1736. The program is approximately 45 minutes.

Sounds by the Sea

Sounds by the Sea Featuring Jaime Renee & The Walkers

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This listing is Family Friendly
June 12th, 2016

On Sunday, June 12, Jaime Renee & The Walkers will play at the Neptune Park on St. Simons Island. The concert begins at 7 pm.

Jekyll Island Farmers' Market

Jekyll Island Farmers' Market

This listing is Family Friendly
June 18th, 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.

Fort Frederica National Monument

Musket Drills at Fort Frederica

This listing is Family Friendly
June 18th, 2016

Join Heron's Company for their musket drills and canon exercises throughout the day at Fort Frederica National Monument. Drills take place from 9:30am - noon and 1:00 - 4:00pm.

This program is free and open to the public.

Fort Frederica National Monument

Colonial Cooking Demonstration

This listing is Pet Friendly
This listing is Family Friendly
June 18th, 2016

Come to Fort Frederica, walk to the town site and smell what's cooking. Learn how the settlers adapted both new foods and cooking methods to help them survive in the infant colony of Georgia.

This program is free and open to the public.

Fort Frederica National Monument

Walk with a Ranger at Fort Frederica

This listing is Pet Friendly
This listing is Family Friendly
This listing is Eco Friendly
June 19th, 2016

Fort Frederica National Monument hosts "Walk with a Ranger," where the stories of the 18th Century British Settlement are brought to life. Join the ranger led tour and immerse your imagination as you travel back in time to 1736. The program is approximately 45 minutes.

Little Light Music

A Little Light Music Concert featuring Soul Fish

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June 19th, 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.

The Farmers Market at Sea Island

The Farmers Market at Sea Island

This listing is Family Friendly
This listing is Eco Friendly
June 25th, 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.

St. Simons Island Antique Show

St. Simons Island Antique Show

This listing is Pet Friendly
This listing is Family Friendly
June 25th to 26th, 2016

Antique dealers from all over the southeast, featuring a vast array of fine and fun merchandise, including furniture, collectibles, primitives, jewelry, silver, glassware, etc.

Fort Frederica National Monument

Musket Drills at Fort Frederica

This listing is Family Friendly
June 25th, 2016

Join Heron's Company for their musket drills and canon exercises throughout the day at Fort Frederica National Monument. Drills take place from 9:30am - noon and 1:00 - 4:00pm.

This program is free and open to the public.

Fort Frederica National Monument

Colonial Cooking Demonstration

This listing is Pet Friendly
This listing is Family Friendly
June 25th, 2016

Come to Fort Frederica, walk to the town site and smell what's cooking. Learn how the settlers adapted both new foods and cooking methods to help them survive in the infant colony of Georgia.

This program is free and open to the public.

Movies on the Green

Movie on the Green: Back to the Future

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June 25th, 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.

Fort Frederica National Monument

Walk with a Ranger at Fort Frederica

This listing is Pet Friendly
This listing is Family Friendly
This listing is Eco Friendly
June 26th, 2016

Fort Frederica National Monument hosts "Walk with a Ranger," where the stories of the 18th Century British Settlement are brought to life. Join the ranger led tour and immerse your imagination as you travel back in time to 1736. The program is approximately 45 minutes.