Jekyll Island Shrimp and Grits Festival

3 Upcoming St. Simons Island Events You Must Attend

St. Simons Island is one of the most famous of Georgia’s Golden Isles. This name comes from its unparalleled beauty, but also from the unique little community that calls this place home. One of the best ways to immerse yourself in this community is by participating in any of the amazing events and celebrations that they throw here. The following three St. Simons Island events are ones that are coming up and you will not want to miss.

Art Under the Oaks

When you find yourself in a place this beautiful, it is easy to understand why there is so much amazing art created here. There is no better manifestation of this than at this event under the oaks at the beautiful Neptune Park. On September 29th and 30th you can see the amazing sculptures, paintings, drawings, photographs, and glass work that does an amazing job of encapsulating the beauty and the vibe on this island.

St. Simons Island Food and Spirits Festival

This is the premiere celebration food and fine drinks in all of the Golden Isles, coming to you in October. You can enjoy some of the most imaginative cuisine from the area’s top restaurants or grab some of the freshest produce the island can provide, all the while enjoying specialty cocktails. Pair this delicious time with great live music and some activities for the kids and you have the perfect event for the whole family.

Jekyll Island Shrimp and Grits Festival

Okay, so this one is not happening on St. Simons Island, but some of the best shrimp and grits you have ever had is always worth the quick ferry ride to Jekyll Island. When you combine this incredible food with entertainment from live performances to games and competitions, you have an entire day’s worth of fun and deliciousness. Find Jekyll Island Shrimp and Grits Festival on September 14th through the 16th at the Jekyll Island Historic District.

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