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Top Summer Events on Tybee Island

Nothing says summertime like an afternoon at the beach. A perfect Tybee Island summer day means a lazy afternoon strolling along the Pier, cooling off with a refreshing ice cream treat and experiencing some of the great events and activities that the island has to offer. 

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4th of July Bike Parade

4TH OF JULY BIKE PARADE

There’s nothing like a bicycle parade around town! Locals and visitors come together to decorate their bikes with patriotic colors showcasing their pride. No bike? No problem! Visitors can rent a bike from any of our local island bike companies for an afternoon of family-friendly fun.

MOVIES IN THE PARK

Summer evenings are perfect for stargazing, sunset strolls and outdoor movies. Pack up your beach chairs and grab a to-go order from your favorite Tybee Island restaurant before heading over to Memorial Park for an evening of family-friendly entertainment under the stars.

Ring in the new year with Tybee Island's annual fireworks display!

INDEPENDENCE DAY FIREWORKS

Every summer, Tybee Island celebrates the 4th of July with an unforgettable display of fireworks near the Tybee Island Pier & Pavilion. Grab your camera, fill your cooler and sit back to watch the show of the summer from the comfort of your beach blanket.

TYBEE EQUALITY FEST

All are welcome to come together for a weekend of acceptance and family fun at this island festival. The weekend is filled with great activities like kayak tours, sunrise yoga, themed brunches and so much more, all focused around the LGBTQIA+ community and their families.

AN EVENING AT THE THEATER

From tribute bands to original plays, the Tybee Post Theater showcases a variety of events and movies throughout the summer that will keep you entertained from day to night. A visit to this popular historic theater is a must, so be sure to check their events calendar to see what’s playing during your visit.

SHOP LATE ‘TIL EIGHT

The warm summer evenings provide the perfect setting to sip and stroll while you shop at some of the island’s premier stores after dark. The Shoppes at 1207 keep their doors open late the 3rd Thursday of every month for an evening of live music, fantastic food, superb shopping and family-friendly activities. Anyone up for a flip flop tossing contest or creating your very own tie-dye beach towel? Sign us up!

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