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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. Check out our signature annual events here.

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There are 45 events happening between February 26th and March 28th, 2017.

Jekyll Island Ranger Walks

Maritime Forest Ecology & Bald Eagle Nest Viewing Tour

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December 10th, 2016 to March 25th, 2017

Jekyll Island is home to more than a thousand acres of maritime forest, 10 miles of shoreline, and marshes filled with many wonders. Learn more about the island’s natural resources from Jekyll’s own park ranger during these unique eco-experiences.

Island Treasures

Island Treaures

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January 1st to February 28th, 2017

In the Golden Isles, the sea has always been full of treasure. Whether delicious shrimp and fish caught for the table, or beautiful shells and shark teeth used in home and personal décor, the water provides many treasures to locals and visitors alike.

Glynn Visual Arts February Classes and Workshops

Glynn Visual Arts February Classes and Workshops

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February 2nd to 28th, 2017

Join Glynn Visual Arts for some Classes and Workshops.

Jekyll Island Arts Association February & March Exhibit

Jekyll Island Arts Association February & March Exhibit

February 3rd to March 4th, 2017

The Jekyll Island Arts Association is pleased to announce an exhibit featuring the wildlife sculpting of Seeley Booth and paintings by Bill White beginning on Wednesday, February 3rd running until March 4th at the Goodyear Cottage Art Gallery and Gift Shop located in the Historic District of Jeky

Tom Sweeney Exhibit at Palm Coast

Tom Sweeney Exhibit at Palm Coast

February 4th to April 15th, 2017

All are cordially invited to visit local award winning photographer Tom Sweeney’s exhibit at the Palm Coast Café. The café is located at 318 Mallery Street in St. Simons Village. The show will begin Friday February 3rd and run until April 15th.

Cultural Expressions: The Gullah Artwork of Lillie Simpson

Cultural Expressions: The Gullah Artwork of Lillie Simpson

February 6th to March 6th, 2017

Glynn Visual Arts (GVA) is proud to present our latest exhibition in celebration of Black History month and our Coastal Heritage.

Brunswick Actors Theatre Now Playing

February 18th to 26th, 2017

Sex With Strangers by Laura Eason

February 11, 12, 18, 19, 25, 26

Saturday Nights at 8 pm
Sunday afternoons at 3 pm

A Wizard of Earthsea

A Wizard of Earthsea

February 23rd to 26th, 2017

Originally published in 1968, Ursula K. Le Guin’s A Wizard of Earthsea marks the first of the six now beloved Earthsea titles. Ged was the greatest sorcerer in Earthsea, but in his youth he was the reckless Sparrowhawk.

The Literary Guild presents Love and Friendship

The Literary Guild presents Love and Friendship

March 1st, 2017

The Literary Guild of St. Simons Island Film Series presents Love and Friendship. UK, 2016, directed by Whit Stillman.

Cannon's Point History Tours

Cannon's Point History Tours

March 3rd, 2017

The Coastal Georgia Historical Society, in conjunction with the St. Simons Land Trust, will offer in-depth history tours of Cannon's Point Preserve on March 3.

Great Women of Jekyll Island

Great Women of Jekyll Island

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March 3rd to 31st, 2017

Discover our daring darlings of the Gilded Age who both defied and defined social expectations. Meet the hunting, bicycling, bathing, billiard-shooting ladies of the Jekyll Island Club on this guided living history adventure.

First Friday in Historic Downtown Brunswick

First Friday in Historic Downtown Brunswick

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March 3rd, 2017

Kick off the first weekend of the month on Newcastle Street from 5 - 8pm at First Friday in Historic Downtown Brunswick.

The Island Players Presents Is He Dead

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March 3rd to 19th, 2017

The Island Players presents a new comedy by Mark Twain adapted by David Ives "Is He Dead?"

Performances: March 3, 4, 10, 11, 17, 18 at 7:30pm
Matinees: March 5, 12, 19 at 3:00pm

Christ Church Retreat Featuring Randy Siegel

March 4th, 2017

In preparation for the Lenten Season, historic Christ Church will offer “En-ONE-Ment,” a day-long retreat, on Saturday, March 4th. The event is from 9:00am to 4:00pm, featuring Amazon best-selling author Randy Siegel.

Chili Cookoff

Red Hot Rotary Chili Cookoff

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March 4th, 2017

A day of spicy fun for the entire family, Rotary of the Golden Isles, annual fundraising event with the best of the best competing for the title of Chile Master. Music will be provided by the Stringrays.

Starlight & Spartina

Starlight & Spartina: An Evening Under the Oaks

March 4th, 2017

Join us for our annual Fundraiser "Starlight & Spartina - an evening under the oaks" at the beautiful Musgrove Plantation. There will be a diverse selecton of Live and Silent Auction items, lively conversation, beautiful views, and delicious hor d'oeuvres.

Chef Demo

Jekyll Island Club Hotel Chef Demo

March 8th, 2017

Chef Drum and Chef Rogers show how to prepare two courses with questions and comments welcomed from the audience. Enjoy Crab Cakes, Hunter Farms Grass Fed Meatballs and Buttermilk Banana Cream Tart.

Marsh Madness Cleanup

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March 9th, 2017

Keep Golden Isles Beautiful teams up with the Georgia Department of Natural Resources, KGIB and other groups for the Great American Cleanup Marsh Madness.

Thursday, March 9th at 1:00 pm. Meet at Brunswick Overlook Park.

Photo Credit: Georgia Elvis Festival

Georgia Elvis Festival

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March 9th to 12th, 2017

The Georgia Elvis Festival will return to the Ritz Theater in Brunswick, GA in 2017 with two Las Vegas-Style Headline shows and a preliminary to the 2016 Ultimate Elvis Tribute Artist Contest in Memphis.

Cannon's Point History Tours

Cannon's Point History Tours

March 10th, 2017

The Coastal Georgia Historical Society, in conjunction with the St. Simons Land Trust, will offer in-depth history tours of Cannon's Point Preserve on March 10.

Art Festival

43rd Annual Jekyll Island Art Festival

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March 10th to 12th, 2017

Save the Date! The 43rd Annual Jekyll Island Art Festival is Friday and Saturday 10:00am-7:00pm and Sunday 12:00pm-4:00pm on the Grounds of Goodyear Cottage. Take in the Juried Art Show in the Gallery of Goodyear Cottage.

Coffee with the Author Jonathan Raab

Coffee with the Author Jonathan Raab

March 10th, 2017

The Literary Guild of St. Simons Island’s “Coffee with the Author” series presents Jonathan Raab and Among the Living, story of Czechoslovakian Holocaust survivor, Yitzhak Goldah, who at 31 years old arrives in Savannah, Georgia, to begin his newly liberated life.

2nd Annual Boat Show & Marine Flea Market

2nd Annual Boat Show & Marine Flea Market

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March 11th to 12th, 2017

Mark your calendars for the Second Annual Morningstar Marinas at Golden Isles (Power and Sail) Boat Show & Marine Flea Market March 11 & 12, 2017 from 8am to 5pm.

Marsh Madness Cleanup

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March 11th, 2017

Keep Golden Isles Beautiful teams up with St. Simons Presbyterian Church's Community Mission Team for the Great American Cleanup Marsh Madness.

Saturday, March 11th at 9:00 am. Meet at Homer Wilson Way in Brunswick.

Southern Grown Farmers Market

Southern Grown Farmers Market

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March 11th, 2017

Enjoy live music as you visit local artists, shop for Southern products, fresh baked goods, and produce.

Full Moon Porching Social

Full Moon Porching Social

March 11th, 2017

Celebrate the full moon rising over Jekyll Island with the best moon watching ingredients…cocktails, comfy chairs and great company.

Moonrise Party at ECHO

Moonrise Party at ECHO

March 11th to 13th, 2017

Make plans to appreciate Mother Nature's beauty with drink and dining specials at ECHO - St. Simons' only oceanfront restaurant. Each month, we will showcase a variety of local farmers and purveyors for three evenings, while the moon rises over the horizon and glistens on the ocean.

Novel and Movie Series Betty Davis and Film Noir

Novel and Movie Series Betty Davis and Film Noir

March 13th to 15th, 2017

The St. Simons Island Library’s Novel/Movie series, supported by the Literary Guild of SSI, expands its theme, “Betty Davis and Film Noir.”

March 13: A discussion of the book The Letter by Somerset Maugham at 2:00 in Room 108 at the Casino.

Coffee with the Author Linda Sittig

Coffee with the Author Linda Sittig

March 14th, 2017

The Literary Guild of St. Simons Island's "Coffee with the Author" series presents Linda Sittig and Last Curtain Call. Her debut series, "Threads of Courage,” centers on extraordinary women with compelling stories.

Irish Pub Party Benefiting The Farm at Oatland North

March 16th, 2017

Join us in The CLUB at Bennie's Red Barn for a night of Irish food, drink specials, and live music by Tony Adams & Friends.

Cinema Gourmet Presents One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest

Cinema Gourmet Presents One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest

March 16th, 2017

Enjoy a screening of One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest preceded by a tasting of delicious food from Chef Kate and Indigo Coastal Shanty and an insightful talk about what makes the film a “must see.”

Caffeine and Octane at the Beach

Caffeine and Octane at the Beach

March 17th to 19th, 2017

More than just cars and bikes…for us, it’s a way of life, so we reimagined our favorite car and motorcycle show in totally unexpected ways.

Marsh Madness Cleanup

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March 18th, 2017

Keep Golden Isles Beautiful teams up with Geocachers CITO and volunteers for the Great American Cleanup Marsh Madness.

Saturday, March 18th at 9:00 am. Meet at Highway 303 Turtle River bridge, north boat ramp.

Ways to go Green!

Ways to Go Green!

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March 18th, 2017

How do humans affect the world around them? What can we do at home to help the environment? Are there ways we can help protect sea turtles even if we don’t live anywhere near the ocean? All of these questions will be answered by spending the day with us as we explore “Ways to Go Green”!

64th Annual Christ Church Tour of Homes

64th Annual Christ Church Tour of Homes

March 18th, 2017

Christ Church, Frederica and her sister parish, St Ignatius welcome you to beautiful St Simons and Sea Island for the Annual Tour of Homes hosted by the Episcopal Church Women. Your presence today enables us to reach out in tangible ways to the needs of our community.

Annual Spring Invitational Art Show

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March 18th to 19th, 2017

Annual Spring Invitational Art & Craft Show Postell Market/Postell Park Pier Village, St. Simons Island.

10:00 am to 5:00 pm both on Saturday and Sunday

Showcasing all of your favorite local and regional artists!

Marsh Madness Cleanup

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March 19th, 2017

Keep Golden Isles Beautiful teams up with the League of Protectors and volunteers for the Great American Cleanup Marsh Madness.

Sunday, March 19th at 8:00 am. Meet at Gascoigne Park Pavillion.

Jewish Food and Culture Festival

Jewish Food and Culture Festival

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March 19th, 2017

Historic Temple Beth Tefilloh, with the help of Tipsy McSway's Restaurant, will hold its annual Jewish Food and Culture festival Sunday, March 19, 2016 from 12:00-4:00pm in the Jekyll Squares off Newcastle Street in downtown Brunswick.

Dave Bennett: Roots of Pop

Dave Bennett: Roots of Pop

March 19th, 2017

One of the only artists saluting the Roots of Pop, Dave Bennett and his band covers music from the swing era and Rock-n-Roll to country, Elvis and the Beatles. A virtuoso clarinetist, Dave will wow the audience with this vocals, piano and guitar skills as well.

Coffee with the Author Ted Russ

Coffee with the Author Ted Russ

March 20th, 2017

The Literary Guild of St. Simons Island's "Coffee with the Author" series presents Ted Russ and Spirit Mission.

The Literary Guild presents Queen of Katwe

The Literary Guild presents Queen of Katwe

March 22nd, 2017

The Literary Guild of St. Simons Island Film Series presents Queen of Katwe. USA, directed by Mira Nair. A Ugandan girl sees her world rapidly change after being introduced to the game of chess.

120 minutes
Rated PG

The Big Flea Market

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March 23rd to 25th, 2017

Join us March 23rd-25th from 10:00am to 4:00pm for the Big Flea Market in the St. Williams Catholic Chuch parking lot. Donations can be dropped off March 15th-18th between 10:00am and 4:00pm. Clothing, shoes, electronics, and mattresses are not accepted.

Wings Over the Golden Isles Airshow

Wings Over the Golden Isles Airshow

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March 24th to 26th, 2017

We are so excited to have this opportunity of bringing an air show event to Brunswick’s Golden Isles, re-kindling fond memories of the former NAS Glynco base that was closed in 1974.

Golden Isles Community Band

Surf and Turf: The Music of Land and Sea

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March 24th, 2017

Golden Isles Community Band Presents Surf and Turf - The Music of Land and Sea
Friday, March 24, 2017
7:00pm Brunswick High Auditorium
Program will include: TBA
Concert is free and open to the public

One Hundred Miles Eco Tour

One Hundred Miles Eco Tour

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March 26th, 2017

Grab your friend or family member and join us for a sunset paddle through our coast’s scenic “Marshes of Glynn.” Stretch your sea legs on kayaks or standup paddle boards.