Special Happenings & Holiday Sharing

Thanksgiving Day Dining

Thanksgiving Day Dining

November 22, 2018 Thanksgiving Day Dining on Tybee Island Will this be the Thanksgiving you give thanks to someone else for cooking and cleaning up? If so, you are in luck because many of our local restaurants will be open to help you do just that.   Information about which of our fabulously distinct dining establishments will be open on Thanksgiving Day and their specials will be posted by the beginning of November. In the meantime, click here for a complete list of restaurants on...

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Decorating Day

Decorating Day

November 24, 2018 Decorating Day started on Tybee Island in 2009 and has become a holiday tradition.  Those that help every year say it’s their time to get into the holiday spirit. This year, come together to decorate the Christmas tree for the holiday season! All are welcomed to meet at the Roundabout beginning at 10am.  Adults and children will bring their homemade ornaments to hang on the tree along with traditional adornments that will be provided. Come join in the holiday fun as memories are made.  We promise that you will not have to untangle a string of lights!  😉   Students can receive community service hours. Time: 10:00am Meeting location: Tybrisa/Strand...

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Lights on for Tybee Celebration

Lights on for Tybee Celebration

November 30, 2018 Lights on for Tybee Celebration HOLIDAY LIGHTS! MUSIC! DANCING! SHOPPING! DINING! A celebratory Tybee tradition downtown with the tree lighting and holiday joy! As we await the start of the evening’s festivities, a special performance near the Christmas tree will be taking place. Enjoy the softness of the flute as beautiful melody is brought to you by flutist Mary D.   You are invited to partake in the festive Island spirit as Mayor Buelterman lights the Christmas tree at the Roundabout. Following the lighting ceremony, the choir – led by performers with the Tybee Arts Performing Society will lead you from the tree to the steps of Historic Carbo House for holiday entertainment and good ole’ fashioned singalongs.   This year...

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Tybee Island Christmas Parade

Tybee Island Christmas Parade

December 1, 2018 Tybee Island Christmas Parade The holiday season is a special time of year on Tybee and this parade has become a tradition that highlights the small town charm you only find here.  The parade begins at 1:00pm from the 14th Street parking lot (behind Hotel Tybee) and travels up Tybrisa to Butler Avenue then to the Tybee Gym where children will have photo time with Santa! The Tybee YMCA will have surprises for all to enjoy at the gym. All are welcome to be in the parade!  Parade applications are available here and are due by November...

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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 will be open on Christmas Eve and their hours will be posted by the beginning of November.   In the meantime, click here for a complete list of restaurants on...

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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 and their hours will be posted by the beginning of November.    In the meantime, click here for a complete list of restaurants on...

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