Georgia Sea Islands Festival

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The Georgia Sea Islands Festival is FREE and filled with entertainment. The Georgia Sea Islands Festival has been held annually on St. Simons Island, GA for over 40 years!

It is with great pride that we invite you to attend the Annual Georgia Sea Islands Festival on Saturday, June 1st at Gascoigne Bluff Park from 11AM-6PM.

The purpose of the festival is to promote the culture and history of African Americans of the Coastal Barrier Islands.

Some of the festival highlights will include:

· Special performance by the Geechee Gullah Ring Shouters - one of the top performing artists of the Geechee Gullah culture

· Live entertainment showcasing Smooth Journey, Sheila Tyson, Shy'Keira Mangram, Ajamu Mutima, and many more.

· Vendors will offer a variety of Arts & Crafts, Business & Non-Profit vendors

· Food including seafood and non-seafood with menu items ranging from the exotic to the familiar
Bring your lawn chair and relax under the large oak trees. It is sure to be filled with great music, tantalizing food, and fun for the whole family.

For further information about the Annual Georgia Sea Islands Festival, contact the St. Simons African American Heritage Coalition by phone at 912-634-0330 or by email at elisia@ssiheritagecoalition.org. Please visit our website at www.ssiheritagecoalition.org