Holiday Happenings 2022

Holiday Happenings 2022

Believe it or not, another holiday season is upon us. And that means Santa Claus will be back in town before you know it. To make sure no one has a blue Christmas, we’ve compiled our annual list of holiday happenings so you can start making plans.

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Shops & restaurants will have specials & discounts, and there will be independent vendors on site as well. Santa will be there for photos from 2-5pm. Michael Hulett will be performing live from 3-6pm. The Christmas tree will be lit at dusk. Read more

Shop the handmade craft vendors and check out unique artisan goods at Crafts in the Village. Vendors’ tents will be set up in the picturesque setting of Postell Park, across from the visitors center. Read more

Litter clean-up with Keep Golden Isles Beautiful at 4:30pm with hot cocoa & coffee for volunteers. Meet the Grinch, enjoy music by Frederica Baptist Church & see the lighting of the Christmas Tree at Neptune Park at 6:30pm. Read more

The Coastal Symphony of Georgia presents a Christmas Concert with Jacoby Brass. Family fun for the holidays - merry sounds of the trumpet, the mellow strains of the horn, combine with the rich jaunty sounds of the trombone & tuba for a perfect blend. Read more

Stroll the island’s art galleries from 4-7pm, enjoy refreshments, meet artists, and see new works at the participating galleries/studios: Anderson Fine Art Gallery, Artists’ Annex Abstract Gallery, ArtTrends Gallery, and Wallin Gallery. Read more

Take a cold-stunned plunge into the chilly Atlantic in support of sea turtles in this 2nd annual fun-and-frigid fundraising event for the Jekyll Island Authority’s Georgia Sea Turtle Center. Presented by the Beach Village Merchants. Read more

Chaney Pope, Ally Christianson, Mary Catherine Sexton, Stacy McLarty, Amy Fritchman

Elegant Island Living/Julie Andrew

The 2nd Annual Festival of Trees benefiting Hope 1312 Collective returns this year at a new venue: Old CIty Hall. Sign up to decorate a tree for the auction or just come out to the cocktail party to see these beautiful creations and maybe put in a bi Read more

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Julie Andrew

Join the Boys & Girls Club of Southeast Georgia for their annual holiday celebration hosted by Halyards/Tramici. Enjoy great food & fellowship, and live music by Mason Waters & the Groove Allstars, while raising money to support the Teen Center. Read more

Magnolia Garden Club’s Historic Brunswick Christmas Tour of Homes & Bake Sale returns this year. Self-guided tour 10am-3pm, bake sale 10am-4pm. Read more


I’m With the Band

IWTB 2020

The place to find who’s playing when and where in the Golden Isles live music scene.

Local Art Exhibits & Events at a Glance - November


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Coastal Symphony of Georgia - Fabulous at 40!

Musical Director and Conductor Michelle Merrill

Susan Garrett gives us a intro to the Coastal Symphony of Georgia and what we can expect from its 2022-2023 season. Its 40th year just might be its best yet! Come find out for yourself!

Golden Isles Live - Eight Decades of Entertainment

Golden Isles Live 2022-2023

The Golden Isles Live Concert Series celebrates its 81st year with the 2022-2023 season. They’ll be presenting 5 exciting evening concerts on St. Simons Island that feature a variety of performers to attract audience members of all ages.