7 Top April Events To Attend On Tybee Island
The days are getting warmer and the events are becoming more plentiful on Tybee Island! From festivals and markets to live music and races, there are tons of alluring events to choose from this month.
This open-air market is a great way to get in touch with Tybee’s quirky community. Held on the lush grounds of the historic Tybee Island Lighthouse, the combination of locally made products, fresh produce, woven baskets and warm sunlight will leave you refreshed and enlivened.
WHEN: Every Monday, 4–7 p.m.
WHERE: Tybee Island Lighthouse
This powerhouse singer and her talented band have been making a name for themselves all around Tybee Island and in nearby Savannah. Enjoy a slice of Fannie’s’ handmade pizza while you watch this sassy trio’s funky blues and cool jazz set.
WHEN: April 8, 7-10 p.m.
WHERE: Fannie’s on the Beach
Begin your Easter Sunday with a breathtaking sunrise service on the Tybee Island Pier. All Saints Episcopal Church will host an Easter breakfast in their Mission Hall at 8:30 a.m., followed by another service at 10 a.m. It’s sure to be the most memorable Easter service you’ve ever experienced.
WHEN: April 16, 6:30 a.m.
This creative duo is known for their unique mix of string-band instruments in songs that vary in style from traditional ballads and up-tempo numbers to songs influenced by singer-songwriters and modern indie rock. Grab a drink and settle in for a fascinating, eccentric performance.
WHEN: April 20, 6-8 p.m.
WHERE: North Beach Bar & Grill
WHEN: April 22, 7:30-9:30 p.m.
WHERE: Tybee Post Theater
Kick off Tybee’s Loggerhead Sea Turtle mating season with the 13th annual Turtle Trot, a 5k beach run hosted by the Tybee Island Marine Science Center. Directly following the race, stay and cheer on the ceremonial release of one of the Marine Science Center‘s sea turtles into the Atlantic Ocean. Register for the Turtle Trot here.
WHEN: April 29, 7–10 a.m.
Support awareness for Parkinson’s Disease and other movement disorders by flying a kite at the Tybee Island Kite Flying Festival! Don’t have a kite? Don’t worry – each ticket includes a free kite to fly, delicious food from the North Beach Bar & Grill and live music all day long on scenic North Beach!
WHEN: April 30, 11–5 p.m.
WHERE: North Beach