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Events on Jekyll Island

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The 4th means fun in the Golden Isles. There are events in Brunswick, Darien, and on Jekyll, St. Simons and Sea Island and include the week leading up to the 4th and the weekend after too. We’ve got a handy guide right here for you. Read more

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Music is an essential part of summer in the Golden Isles. Sunday night concerts on the lawn at the St. Simons Lighthouse or overlooking the ocean at Neptune Park, children dancing at Mary Ross Park and in Jekyll’s Beach Village, music fills the air! Read more

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Welcome to the story of Gentleman Jack, a pirate who unexpectedly finds himself on the shores of one of our barrier islands after a storm at sea. He’s a man out of place and time, seeking treasure, as is the pirate’s way. Join him on his adventures. Read more

The 12th Annual AJ Donohue Memorial Golf Tournament is scheduled for February 23 and will be a fun-filled day of friendly competition on Jekyll Island. Learn more about AJ's dreams and how this non-profit organization keeps them alive. Read more

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Julie Andrew

Jekyll Island promised a bigger and better Shrimp & Grits Festival this year after Hurricane Irma spoiled our fun in 2017 and they delivered! Thousands attended the festival to enjoy the delicious coastal fare along with music & entertainment. Read more

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Julie Andrew

The International Seafarers’ Center’s annual International Night Out Fundraiser recently took place at the Morgan Center on Jekyll Island. This annual event serves up excellent cuisine from around the globe, live music and dancing, and fun auctions. Read more

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The Jekyll Island Shrimp & Grits Festival will return September 14-16 and promises to be better than ever. The coastal culinary cooking contest and typical Read more

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Front row, from left: Phillip Kempton, John McCleskey; back row: Jamie and Adam Sanders, Tommy Pettis

Anne Marie Fuller

The Brunswick-Golden Isles Chamber of Commerce held a monthly Business After Hours at the Jekyll Ocean Club. Attendees enjoyed delectable food and libations in Corsair Kitchen and Bar. As always, a great time was had by all. Read more

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Independence Day was celebrated over multiple days in the Golden Isles this year. From Jekyll Island’s fireworks on the 3rd through several parades and more fireworks on St. Simons Island on the 4th of July, EIL tried to capture as much as we could. Read more

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It’s been almost 50 years since Sly & the Family Stone came out with the song, but the fun hasn’t diminished. We’re continuing our summer song playlist with music that captures the spirit of the season & the activities here in the Golden Isles. Read more

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Julie Andrew

Recently Jekyll Island hosted its inaugural Book Festival. Guest authors discussed their works and the writing and publishing processes. More than 25 authors participated in this first ever one-day literary event. Read more

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Julie Andrew

This year, following cancellation of the Shrimp and Grits Festival due to Hurricane Irma, Jekyll Island held a mash-up event combining highlights of that popular festival with the annual Christmas tree lighting ceremony and holiday events. Read more

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Andrea Belton, Chelsea Hill

Julie Andrew

The Brunswick-Golden Isles Chamber of Commerce Business After Hours was held at The Wharf Restaurant in October. Co-hosts included Addington Place of Brunswick, Coastal Computer Consulting, iHeart Media of Southeast Georgia & Island Bridal Boutique. Read more

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Jeanne Earle and Jack McConnell, Chris and Jane White

Julie Andrew

It was a culinary trip around the world with delicious food, wine and beer, from locales both far and near at the International Seafarers Center’s annual International Night Out fundraiser for the Center which supports seafarers who visit our port. Read more

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Julie Andrew

It couldn’t have been a prettier week for Jekyll Island’s annual Whiskey Wine & Wildlife fundraiser. Multiple days of events were well-attended with the piece de resistance being Saturday’s outdoor tasting fest in Beach Village. Read more

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More than 300 guests were in attendance when Georgia Governor Nathan Deal and First Lady Sandra Deal visited Jekyll Island to cut the ribbon at the opening ceremony for Camp Jekyll. The programs there will reach over 13,000 children annually. Read more

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It's a holly, jolly good time on Jekyll Island during the Christmas season.There's a Movies on the Green screening of Elf, the skating rink has expanded, and don't forget to come out to the lighting of the Christmas tree! A full season of fun awaits! Read more

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Pat Hodnett Cooper, Anne Dempsey, Katie Brown

Julie Andrew

The Golden Isles YMCA held its 18th Annual Tribute to Women Leaders at the Jekyll Island Convention Center. Event co-chairs were Faith Willis and Oatanisha Dawson. Brunswick Mayor Cornell Harvey and Marie Dodd served as honorary chairs. Read more

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With beaches, bike trails, Summer Waves Water Park, and the Georgia Sea Turtle Center, Jekyll Island is unquestionably a summer destination that provides endless opportunities for family fun. Come discover the new side of Jekyll Island too! Read more

  • Christina and Terry Godwin

    Anne Marie Fuller

    Christina and Terry Godwin

  • Mary and John Shortman, Rosemary and Bud Myrick

    Anne Marie Fuller

    Mary and John Shortman, Rosemary and Bud Myrick

  • Lynn and Thom Chapman

    Anne Marie Fuller

    Lynn and Thom Chapman

  • Justin Henshaw, Brandon and Elena Edwards, Rachel Assaf

    Anne Marie Fuller

    Justin Henshaw, Brandon and Elena Edwards, Rachel Assaf

  • Troy Vollenweider, Rick Hayes

    Anne Marie Fuller

    Troy Vollenweider, Rick Hayes

  • Garrison Ryfun, Robin Omara

    Anne Marie Fuller

    Garrison Ryfun, Robin Omara

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