Top 5 Nightlife Hot Spots on St. Simons Island

pexels-photo (17)St. Simons Island is one of the most beautiful spots on earth: unspoiled, friendly, and home to some of the best seafood restaurants this side of the Mississippi; it’s perfect for families with children, but sometimes, after the sun goes down, you just want to put on your party shoes and dance.  Whether you’re lucky enough to have a babysitter with you, or if you are childless and here with your friends celebrating a special event in your life, we’ve compiled a list of spots that heat up after the sun goes down!  Slip on that little white dress (Island tans look best against white!) and prepare yourself for a night that rivals a Vegas outing!

  • Ziggy Mahoney’s –
  • Since 1994, Ziggy Mahoney’s has been the place for celebrating that special event in your life; bachelorette parties, rehearsal dinners, even your surprise 50th birthday party will all seem happier and more festive when celebrated at Ziggy’s! Learn to “Shag” (look it up…it’s a thing!) with their free lessons on Thursdays and dance the night away to the mixture of live and DJ music they play every weekend!  Location: 206 Retreat Village, St. Simons Island, Georgia.

  • Murphy’s Tavern –
  • Just looking for a place to kick it playing pool or darts on a horse hair dartboard? If so, Murphy’s Tavern, open since 1974, is the place for you!  The only tavern on the Island, it’s teal and cream awning ensures you won’t miss it!  Add live music and a gigantic fireplace to the equation, and you have the perfect spot to let your hair down and kick up your heels!  Grab a beer – we’ll save you a place at the bar! Located: 415 Mallery Street, St. Simons Island, Georgia.

  • The Rooftop at Ocean Lodge –

    Sunday nights are Jazz night at this rooftop bar and grill featuring coastal crab meat, cheesy macaroni cakes, and cool tropical drinks that go down easy! Watch the sun set over the ocean as you listen to live music in a casual, yet elegant atmosphere that will help put the spark back in your love life!  Location: 935 Beachview Drive, St. Simons Island, Georgia.

  • Tipsy McSway’s Neighborhood Bar & Grill –

    When you feel like venturing off the Island for a little late night entertainment, why not head over to Tipsy McSway’s at historic downtown Brunswick for a giggle and a beer? Wednesday night trivia is always fun here; the staff will keep you laughing at their antics, and the atmosphere is casual and cheerful.  Live music on Friday and Saturday nights will have you dancing in your seats!  Location: 1414 Newcastle Street, Brunswick, Georgia.

  • Emerald Princess II Casino –

    For fun with a different twist, why not party aboard the Emerald Princess Casino? Practice your poker face, win big on blackjack, or save your pennies for penny slots.  Enjoy a nice dinner and cruise for a few hours; we promise that however you spend your night aboard the Jewel of the Golden Isles, it will be a memorable experience!  Location: Dock address is 1 Emerald Princess Drive, Brunswick, Georgia.

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