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Something for Everyone All Year

Always A Reason

TO CELEBRATE

Jekyll Island has reasons for you to visit all year long; annual festivals, concerts, and family-oriented holiday events dot the calendar! Don’t miss a reason to celebrate on Jekyll Island.

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Art & Antiques Festival

March 13, 14 & 15, 2015 | Goodyear Cottage

Turtle Crawl Triathlon

Turtle Crawl Triathlon & Nest Fest

May 16, 2015 | Great Dunes Park

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Easter Egg Stroll

April 4, 2015 | Historic District

Red White and Boom

4th of July on Jekyll Island

July 3-5, 2015 | Jekyll Island Convention Center

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Holidays In History

The Wildside Lecture Series

March 25, 2015 | Jekyll Island Convention Center

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U.S. Kids Golf

March 21-22, 2015 | Jekyll Island Golf Club

2015 GA-FL Golf Classic

The Georgia-Florida Golf Classic

October 28-30, 2015 | Jekyll Island Golf Club

Shrimp & Grits Festival

The Jekyll Island Shrimp & Grits Festival

September 18-20, 2015 | Historic District

Christmas Tree Lighting Festival

Sep
6
Sun
Yoga on the Green @ Jekyll Island Beach Village
Sep 6 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am

Find a sense of peace and well-bring during yoga session with Lindsey Adkinson.  Located on the Village Green.  Participants are encouraged to bring water, towel, and a yoga mat.

Movie on the Green @ Jekyll Island Beach Village
Sep 6 @ 8:30 pm

Bring your blanket and chairs, and we’ll bring the popcorn for a showing of the original Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory on the Village Green

Sep
13
Sun
Yoga on the Green @ Jekyll Island Beach Village
Sep 13 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am

Find a sense of peace and well-bring during yoga session with Lindsey Adkinson.  Located on the Village Green.  Participants are encouraged to bring water, towel, and a yoga mat.

Sep
18
Fri
The Wild Georgia Shrimp & Grits Festival @ Jekyll Island
Sep 18 @ 5:00 pm – Sep 20 @ 4:00 pm

A weekend celebration of two of Georgia’s most beloved foods – shrimp and grits. The festival features a cook-off, shrimp boat tours, cooking demonstrations, book signings, arts and crafts vendors, live entertainment and a kid‐friendly fun zone. This festival is a must-see for any food lover.

Sep
20
Sun
Yoga on the Green @ Jekyll Island Beach Village
Sep 20 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am

Find a sense of peace and well-bring during yoga session with Lindsey Adkinson.  Located on the Village Green.  Participants are encouraged to bring water, towel, and a yoga mat.

Sep
21
Mon
McEvers Bayard Brown Oak Tree Ceremony @ Just south of the Jekyll Island Airport
Sep 21 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Commemorate the membership of the McEvers Bayard Brown Oak Tree in the Live Oak Society.  A brief ceremony will take place to officially recognize the McEvers Bayard Brown Oak as an island landmark.  The ceremony will include the unveiling of a commemorative marker at the site.

Sep
23
Wed
Wind Down Wednesday @ Jekyll Island Beach Village
Sep 23 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Wind down mid-week and enjoy some live music with Ricky Minix.

Sep
27
Sun
Yoga on the Green @ Jekyll Island Beach Village
Sep 27 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am

Find a sense of peace and well-bring during yoga session with Lindsey Adkinson.  Located on the Village Green.  Participants are encouraged to bring water, towel, and a yoga mat.

Music on the Green @ Jekyll Island Beach Village
Sep 27 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Enjoy live music with Nick Bryant.

Oct
2
Fri
Folklore, Rumor & Myth @ Departs from Jekyll Island Museum
Oct 2 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm

Campfire talks and lantern-lit walks are the highlight of this evening storytelling adventure.  Follow your guide through the Old Landmark District at twilight for a little bit of local folklore by firelight, and then enter one of the gilded age cottages for more spine-tingling tales as darkness falls.