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The Roaring Twenties returned in their full grandeur with this glorious Gatsby Gala benefiting the Coastal Symphony of Georgia. The Cabaret fundraiser at The Cloister included a festive cocktail hour, divine dinner, lively auction & fabulous jazz.

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Straton Hall recently hosted mentalist and mystical entertainer Michael Thornton for a night of “Mind Games” to benefit Memory Matters, a local non-profit organization that supports local families dealing with memory illnesses. Read more

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The Coastal Georgia Chapter of Ducks Unlimited recently held its annual banquet at the Gruber Aviation hangar. Guests enjoyed live music and bid on some fantastic live and silent auction items while they mingled over cocktails before dinner. Read more

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The inaugural Leap for Kids Gala benefiting the AJ Donohue Foundation and the Southeast Georgia Health System Foundation was recently held at The Westin. This fun fundraiser supported the goal to build a children’s playroom at SGHS. Read more

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It was downright cold the morning of the annual Super Dolphin Day races benefiting Oglethorpe Pointe and St. Simons Elementary Schools. Despite the frigid temps, people bundled up and came out to the Village to support the runners and have fun. Read more

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Sea Palms Resort let the good times roll with a Nolafest celebration the week of Mardi Gras. Local band Young Americans provided the music and the Sea Palms chefs cooked up some fantastic Cajun inspired cuisine. Read more

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Keep Golden Isles Beautiful recently held their annual Community Jubilee at Bennie’s Red Barn. Funds raised at this fun evening event and auction of recycled art and other items support their ongoing programs. Read more

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It seemed like there was a bigger than usual crowd at The King and Prince Beach & Golf Resort for the 20th anniversary presentation of A Taste of Glynn to benefit Glynn Community Crisis Center. Read more

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St. William Catholic Church recently raised $20,000 at their annual Wines of the World and Coastal Cuisine dinner benefit for St. Francis Xavier Catholic School. Local chefs presented their finest fare paired with wine and beverages. Read more

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Keri Dolan, Scott Turner, Molly Denson

Julie Andrew

Laissez les bons temps rouler! The Merry Mixer to benefit the Elizabeth F. Correll Teen Center got a Mardi Gras theme this year. The Uncle Mike Band rocked the Halyards/Tramici courtyard while guests in colorful masks & beads nibbled Cajun fare. Read more

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Robin Prosser, Jade Jones, Emily Axman, Joe Riccio

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The Brunswick-Golden Isles Chamber of Commerce debuted its Business & Bites event at Gruber Aviation on St. Simons Island. The B2B and B2C networking event replaces the traditional Chamber Expo held at the Jekyll Island Convention Center. Read more

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Julie Andrew

With more than 1,300 attendees that kept the shucking tables full, 130 plus hard-working volunteers, and nearly 80 sponsors, the St. Simons Land Trust’s 20th annual Oyster Roast was the biggest and best yet. Read more

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Laurie Colbert, Renee and Joe Barnes, Kathryn Ross

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The inaugural Art of Flight fundraiser for Glynn Visual Arts had a successful take off! This aviation-themed event held in the Golden Isles Aviation Museum Hangar was a big hit with attendees who enjoyed delicious food and great entertainment. Read more

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It was a perfect day to eat Brunswick Stew! Blue skies with a slight chill in the air at Mary Ross Waterfront Park for the annual Brunswick Rockin’ Stewbilee. The Grand Champions of the event were the members of the Nautica Joe's team. Read more

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Our friends at Golden Isles Arts & Humanities recently celebrated 30 years of bringing excellent arts & cultural programming to the Golden Isles with a party at Village Creek Landing. Read more

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The stage was set for a superstar showcase when Sea Island welcomed the Face 2 Face Legends entertainers to Rainbow Island. Elton John and Billy Joel tribute artists performed some of the artists’ greatest hits in a rollicking evening. Read more

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The 2019 Fellowship of Christian Athletes Annual Golf Tournament was held in December at Brunswick Country Club. Mike Cudd, Mark Johnson, Scott Ferrell and Mark David Johnson took home first place honors. Read more

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January’s First Friday on Historic Downtown Brunswick started the year off with some excitement. As usual, artists showed beautiful works at the local galleries, there was live music in the square, happy people, and lots of #mybrunswick spirit. Read more

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Christmas in the Golden Isles is a special time. Holiday markets, open houses, bake sales, parades, caroling, and so much more pop up everywhere. The EIL staff tries to get out and enjoy as much as we can of the festivities. Read more

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This year, the Boys & Girls Club of Southeast Georgia shook things up a little for their traditional holiday party and held a SEC Championship Tailgate Party all-day football extravaganza at Gnat’s Landing. Read more

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First Friday in Historic Downtown Brunswick is always a fun occasion. There’s so much to see & do, with shops and galleries to visit, nibbles to try, and music to hear. An exciting new addition was seeing Ben Galland’s pop-up art photography exhibit Read more

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