Visit Savannah and Visit Tybee Island

2024 Savannah and Tybee Island Insider Guide

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JANUARY Tybee Island Polar Plunge Every Jan. 1, locals and visitors alike charge into the ocean at Tybee Island's South Beach to raise money for the Tybee Island Main Street Program. Tybee MLK Parade and Human Rights Celebra on Tybee MLK Human Rights Organi- za on is a grassroots group formed in 2012 to celebrate, educate and promote Mar n Luther King Jr.'s vision. Events include a parade, a human rights celebra on and essay and speech contest. FEBRUARY YMCA Critz Tybee Run This two-day event begins with a 5K and Kiddie Run on a Friday, followed by the half marathon, 10K, 2.8 mile beach run and 1 mile run on a Saturday. Run them all, and you've run a marathon. Tybee Restaurant Week Enjoy special menus at par cipat- ing restaurants off ering a diverse range of island fare. MARCH Tybee Island Irish Heritage Celebra on Parade Don your green as you cheer on local Irish marchers, bagpipers and bands during this eclec c parade down Tybee Island's main street, typically held the Saturday before St. Patrick's Day. Tour de Art A seasonal ar san and makers market held in March, May, November and December. The art stroll features ar sts paired with businesses and restaurants on Tybee Island's north end. APRIL Tybee Post Theater Gala Show off your best cocktail a re and support Tybee Island's favorite theater in high style! tybeepos MAY SCAD Sand Arts Fes val Students and alumni of the Savannah College of Art and Design dig in at South Beach to create stunning sandcastles, kites, whirligigs, sand sculptures and beyond. Tybee Beach Bum Parade Get your buckets and squirt guns and prepare to be soaked in this fun-fi lled water fes val. JUNE Juneteenth Join the wade-in on South Beach that coincides with the Juneteenth Fes val to celebrate freedom and commemorate local fi gures in the fi ght for equality and jus ce. Enjoy a fun, free, family-friendly fes val at the Tybee Island Pier and Pavilion. TYBEE ISLAND Signature celebra ons and new a rac ons create year-round fun* Tybee Island Pirate Fest V I S I T T Y B E E I S L A N D YMCA Critz Tybee Run M A L C O L M T U L L Y / S A V A N N A H M A G A Z I N E ONLY ON 70 |

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