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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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Nature Walks on Tybee Island’s Atlantic Ocean Beaches: Discover Night Sky Stars & Beach Morning Glory Flowers

When visiting Tybee Island, Georgia, stroll and enjoy the flat 5 miles of beaches.  Lighthouse Inn reminds, “Remember to look up for star gazing in the night sky, and look down where beach flowers surprise in the dunes — like … Continue reading

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September 6: Savannah Ocean Exchange Spotlights General George Marshall

On September 6, 2011, author Jack Uldrich tells the engaging story of George C. Marshall who would become General George Marshall, the creator of the Marshall Plan. While in charge of Ft. Screven on Tybee Island, Georgia, his relationship to … Continue reading

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September 2: Star Gazing Tybee Nightlife

A unique thing to do on Friday night … free!  September 2, meet up for “Night Skies – Telescopes at the Tybee Pier and Pavilion”, hosted by Oglethorpe Astronomical Association at sunset.  Weather permitting. More astronomer’s meet up dates: October … Continue reading

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May 20: Tybee Island Beach Bum Parade Weekend

Beach Bum Parade weekend at Tybee Island, Georgia, surprises the unsuspecting visitor.  Islanders and tourists are armed with water-drenching paraphernalia on “floats” pulled behind cars and trucks.  Spectators line the parade route on Butler Avenue, ready also with water buckets, … Continue reading

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May 6: SCAD Sand Art Festival

SCAD Sand Arts Festival at Tybee Island, GA is May 6, 2011 — 10 a.m.  – 4 p.m.  Art students craft beach sand sculptures which are judged late afternoon.  Beach-goers watch the artists in action, while enjoying a fun day … Continue reading

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April 16: Tybee Island Wine Festival

Tybee Lighthouse grounds is the location of  the 2011 Tybee Wine Festival (3 p.m. to 7 p.m.), hosted The Friends of Tybee Theater.  You just cannot find a places to stay in Tybee Island any closer to this event! Call … Continue reading

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