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Vacation & Holiday

Island Wellness Adventures next Nama-Stay unforgettable adventure is six nights in two fabulous locations for an unforgettable experience October 1-7. Enjoy three nights in Borestone Mountain Sanctuary and three nights in charming Camden by the Sea. Read more

Events

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

People & Places

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

LifeStyle Sandbox can help you balance your work life with vacation and family time to help you and your business improve productivity. More beach time with a bigger bottom line?! Sign us up! Read more

Business Showcase

In this month's Island Impressions, Fr. Tom Purdy discusses the traditions of Halloween and its connection to All Saints Day. Read more

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Julie Andrew

The 4th of July is always full of activities in the Golden Isles. On St. Simons Island alone, EIL managed to catch golf cart parades in Sea Palms and in the the Village, the Sunshine Festival Art Show & the fireworks at the Pier. Patriotism lives! Read more

People & Places

Taps at Twilight is a free community event presented annually on Memorial Day by the Rotary Club of St. Simons Island, is a 27 year tradition. This truly inspiring display includes patriotic music and an address by Lt. Gen. Claude "Mick" Kicklighter. Read more

Events

Letters from David: P-U-N-K

EIL Publisher David Butler discusses family vacations and discovering that there's some advantage to being a P-U-N-K. Read more

Apr 28, 2017 8:06 AM Letters from David

Sunday, May 14 is Mother’s Day. While flowers and family dining are always appreciated by moms, maybe it’s time to stretch your creative muscles and come up with something different to spoil the women in your life who you celebrate on this day. Read more

Events

Letters From David: PFVS

EIL Publisher David Butler has a moment of nostalgia for those days of family vacations and road trips in the station wagon. Or maybe not quite nostalgia... Read more

Jul 28, 2016 12:20 PM Letters from David

If you’re visiting St. Simons Island and the surrounding area, it seems like there’s never time to fit in everything you want to do. Even a week just isn’t quite enough. EIL is here to help! Here's our guide to summer fun in the Golden Isles. Read more

The Fourth of July is a great time to be in the Golden Isles. St. Simons Island, Brunswick, and Jekyll Island all have exciting festivities planned for the celebration of Independence Day. No matter which local venue you choose, you can't go wrong! Read more

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Join Lighthouse Trolleys in a Christmas celebration of our community. Each night, December 13-24, the trolley departs on a tour of the island's holiday lights. Hot chocolate and cookies and a surprise visit from Santa make the trip even more festive! Read more

Events

For many families, watching Ralphie Parker and his campaign to get a Red Ryder BB gun is as much a part of Christmas as the arrival of Santa himself. Golden Isles Arts & Humanities brings it to the Ritz Radio Theatre Stage in December. Read more

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Santa Claus is coming to town and the EIL elves have put together a selection of gift ideas from local retailers to help make his shopping (and yours) a little easier this holiday. Shop with Golden Isles merchants and support local business! Read more

Business Showcase

Letters from David: Scut Farkus!

EIL Publisher David Butler shares his own "A Christmas Story" experience and talks about how many aspects of the movie apply to our day-to-day life. Read more

Nov 30, 2015 10:14 AM Letters from David

Thanksgiving is a time when family and friends gather and celebrate. While these are joyous occasions, they can also be stressful and chaotic. We thought we’d assemble a slightly different type of blueprint for a lovely and happy holiday. Read more

Happy Independence Day, everyone! We're getting some great 4th of July photos already, so we thought we'd make a gallery to share! Please remember to send in YOUR photos for our 4th of July Photo Contest...yes, there IS a prize! Read more

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In May we asked our readers to submit their votes for their favorites in the Golden Isles. Now we're revealing this year's winners. This is your BEST OF 2015! Read more

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