Special Happenings & Holiday Sharing

Community of Caring

Community of Caring

November 23 through January 1 Community of Caring Tybee Island may be a relatively small barrier island, but it sure does have a lot of people with huge hearts!  Various locations throughout town will be collecting donations during Tybee for the Holidays to share in the true meaning of the season.  Share Locations for where donations will be accepted for Rising TYde Community Food Pantry, Memorial Hospital’s Children’s Hospital, and / or the Animal Shelter is as follows:   Drop Off Locations Rising TYde Community Food Pantry Next Generation (MUMC – Children’s Hospital) Tybee’s Animal Shelter Caldwell’s Cottage Boutique @ 802 First Street   X X X Inferno @ 1213 E. Highway 80, Unit...

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Thanksgiving Day Dining

Thanksgiving Day Dining

November 23, 2017 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 is as follows:    Bernie’s Oyster House @ 13 Tybrisa Street (912-786-5100) – 12pm – 7pm Lighthouse Pizza North @ 1105 E. Highway 80 (912-786-9874) – 12pm – 10pm North Beach Bar & Grill @ 33 Meddin Drive (912-786-4442) – orders can be placed ahead of time for picking up on November 22 The Rock House Original Bar @ 1518 Butler Avenue...

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Decorating Day

Decorating Day

November 25, 2017 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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U R the judge for the Best Decorated Businesses

U R the judge for the Best Decorated Businesses

Nov. 24 – Dec. 1 Judging of Best Decorated Business Every year holiday decorations are hung with care throughout our character-filled island. Merchants light up their storefronts with festive bulbs and ornaments and favorite characters depicting holiday memories are painted for all to see along the windows. During the Lights on for Tybee Celebration, awards will be presented by Tybee Beautification Association to the Best Decorated Businesses.  The public is encouraged to participate by submitting nominations for your favorites!  Voting will take place between Thanksgiving Day and December 1. Nominations may be emailed here. Share

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Christmas Eve Dining

Christmas Eve Dining

December 24, 2017 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 specials is as follows:    A-J’s Dockside @ 1315 Chatham Avenue (912-786-9533) – 11am – 10pm Benny’s @ 1517 Butler Avenue (912-786-0121) – 12:30pm – 3am Bernie’s Oyster House @ 13 Tybrisa Street (912-786-5100) – 12pm – 7pm The Breakfast Club @ 1500 Butler Avenue (912-7865984) – 7am – 1pm Fannies on the Beach @ 1613 Strand Avenue (912-786-6109) Huc-A-Poo’s @ 1213...

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Christmas Day Dining

Christmas Day Dining

December 25, 2017 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 specials is as follows:        Benny’s @ 1517 Butler Avenue (912-786-0121) – 10am – 3pm Bernie’s Oyster House @ 13 Tybrisa Street (912-786-5100) – 12pm – 7pm Huc-A-Poo’s @ 1213 E. Highway 80 (912-786-5900) – 12pm – until Lighthouse Pizza North @ 1105 E. Highway 80 (912-786-9874) – 12pm – 10pm Nickie’s 1971 @ 1513 1/2 Butler Avenue (912-786-4442) – 11am – 3am North Beach Bar & Grill @ 33 Meddin Drive (912-786-4442) – 11:30am...

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