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April 2012: 150th Anniversary of the Battle of Fort Pulaski Near Tybee Island and Savannah GA

Honor the Civil War Sesquicentennial (2011-2015) with a visit to Tybee Island, Georgia, and nearby Fort Pulaski National Monument on Cockspur Island.  Lighthouse Inn’s historic cottage (ca. 1910) offers a gentle place to enjoy Georgia’s northernmost island on America’s east … 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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Tybee Beach’s “Indian Summer”

“INDIAN SUMMER never fails to remind us how splendid the weather can be….” — Adam W. Sweeting Don’t you want to be at Lighthouse Inn beach lodging on beautiful Tybee Island, Georgia for your perpetual “Indian Summer”?  We are blessed … Continue reading

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December 9-10: Christmas “Nog Party” at Fort Pulaski

December 9-10, 2011, Fort Pulaski celebrates the 150th anniversary of the American Civil War with lantern tours and a Confederate “Nog Party“. Arrive early and stay longer! “Lights on for Tybee” is December 2, 2011, 6:30pm.  On December 2 (sunset), … Continue reading

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Savannah to Tybee: Georgia and Tybee Heritage On The Road’s Sign Posts

On a drive from Savannah to Tybee, or Tybee to Savannah, besides the speed limit signs, do you really give any notice to other signs along the way? On an overcast day, I was admiring the sky. Aside from the … Continue reading

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Savannah to Tybee Island: An Escape From City Life

Lighthouse Inn’s Susie Morris says that Tybee Island, Georgia, is THE vacation destination on the Georgia coast, and that Savannah makes a great day trip.  There is no uncertainty about how much she adores living the beach community lifestyle that … Continue reading

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November 11-13: Fort Pulaski (Free Admission)

Near Tybee Island and Savannah, Fort Pulaski National Monument on Cockspur Island will join all national parks across the country in waiving entrance fees November 11-13, 2011. More Tybee Island things to do in late Autumn / Fall and Winter: … Continue reading

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September 28: High Tide Tybee Birding Walk

Wednesday, September 28, meet at Jaycee Park on Van Horne Street at 8 am. for high tide walk in search of gulls, terns, skimmers and resting shorebirds, as well as possible migrating songbirds. Bring hat, sunscreen, bug spray, water, scopes. … Continue reading

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