Jekyll Island Christmas Tree Lighting Festival
Ring in the season with the Jekyll Island Christmas Tree Lighting Festival, held November 24 in the Jekyll Island Historic District. During this annual festival, families enjoy a variety of seasonal activities as Santa ushers in the holidays. As the sun sets over the Island, festival attendees can help Santa light the Jekyll Island Christmas Tree and stay for a spectacular fireworks display. The Christmas Tree Lighting Festival will be held from 4 to 7 p.m with the tree lighting at 6:30 p.m. Entry to the Festival is free. Some activities require a nominal fee.