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June 21: First Day of Summer 2018!

TYBEE ISLAND, Georgia — Escapists will want to be on this popular Georgia beach on June 21 for a beach getaway on the first day of summer! Get away. Roam timeless Tybee Island beach for a relaxing summer vacation 2018 … Continue reading

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May 28: 2018 Memorial Day Holiday

TYBEE ISLAND, Georgia — Named “#2 Top Budget Getaway” and “The Perfect Beach Town” by Southern Living, Magazine, Tybee Island is the place to get away , roam the beach, and stretch your 2018 Memorial Day Weekend. Lighthouse Inn will … Continue reading

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Beyond the Tybee Island Shore Fascinations Lure Year Around

TYBEE Island, Georgia — For Tybee Island visitors, what is passing offshore can be as exciting as what is on land! Stories and histories of the French Navy fleet off the Tybee shore during the American Revolution become more real. … Continue reading

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Stories of Tybee Island in Fall: Haunted Lazaretto

TYBEE ISLAND, Georgia — Lazaretto was the colonial-era quarantine area for incoming ships, passengers and area residents who were believed to be ill. In 1767, 100 acres on Tybee Island’s extreme western tip were purchased to create the quarantine station by … Continue reading

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February 3-4: Critz Tybee Run Fest

Stay nearest Tybee Lighthouse on the running course at Lighthouse Inn!  Running participants can choose to do 1, 2, 3, 4 or all 5 events. If you participate in all 5 events the distance add up to 26.2 miles — … Continue reading

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February 18: Tybee Mardi Gras Parade and Street Party on the Georgia Coast

The 4th Annual Mardi Gras Celebration (February 18, 2012, 6:00 p.m.) will include the Mardi Gras Parade and Mardi Gras Tybee Street Party, featuring live entertainment. Join parade watchers on the side of the road, and beg for trinkets. “Throw … Continue reading

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Tybee Island “Ghosts” at the Bridge, Lighthouse, and Water’s Edge

Did you know that Tybee Island has ghost stories and “ghosts”? In Georgia Ghosts, Nancy Roberts writes of Laurie White in “The Girl the Nuns Loved“. Laurie lived in Tybee Island‘s north beach neighborhood.  Other ghost stories are of the historic … Continue reading

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Tybee Island Beckons in Winter: Seek Relief from Oppressive Winter Snow

Get away to “no snow” in winter at Lighthouse Inn’s beach vacation and the quiet of a Georgia vacation on the island’s seashore — sunrise, sunset, sand, surf, sea gulls,  shrimp and seafood.  Sleep is magical at our historic inn … Continue reading

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