6 Top February Events To Attend On Tybee Island
It may still be winter, but it certainly feels like spring on Tybee Island! From film festivals to beach runs, If you’re looking for a way to spend your February, check out these thrilling events at Savannah’s Beach.
Kick the year off right and take advantage of this one-of-a-kind race series right here on Tybee Island. The Critz Tybee Run Fest is in its sixth year and features races of various lengths and skill levels. Check out these options– there’s a perfect race for everyone!
WHEN: February 3-4
WHERE: Various venues, info here.
Don’t miss Tybee Post Theater‘s live game show! See two of Tybee’s most well-known families in heated competition onstage at the island’s historic theater. Expect comedy and calamity! Don’t miss out; get tickets for the whole family before they’re gone.
WHEN: February 3 at 8 p.m.
WHERE: Tybee Post Theater
Experience Tybee Islands quirky art scene at the Tybee Arts Association‘s first art show of the year! Booths will be filled with local art, antiques and refreshments. It’s the perfect way to wind down from the Critz Tybee Run Fest with your ~sole-mate~ before Valentine’s Day! Tickets and more information here.
WHEN: February 4-5 from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.
WHERE: Tybee Arts Association
The 2017 Gray’s Reef Film Festival features a variety of breathtaking films from the San Fransisco International Ocean Film Festival. This year’s theme, “Our Community, Our Ocean,” explores the link between the preservation of our community and conservation of our ocean. Expect a wonderful fusion of awe-inspiring underwater videography and thought-provoking narrative of one of the lesser known aspects of our world. Tickets here.
WHEN: February 5 from 3 p.m. to 5 p.m.
WHERE: Tybee Post Theater
Local residents and visitors alike can experience the island’s rich history and cultural life as several historic sites open their doors to the public, providing an exceptional opportunity to experience points of interest cost-free. Popular spots on Tybee Island that will celebrate this annual day of exploration include Fort Pulaski, Tybee Island Light Station, Tybee Post Theater and Marine Science Center.
WHEN: February 5
WHERE: Various locations
Tybee Island’s annual Mardis Gras celebration is a can’t-miss event. Attendees donned in purple, green and gold will be treated to an exciting parade, live music by the Christy Alan Band and The Hypnotics, and the most spirited crowd imaginable! Families – and dogs! – are welcome at this festive occasion!
WHEN: February 25 at 2 p.m.
WHERE: Tybrisa Street