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What to Do During Spring Break on Tybee Island

Tybee Island is an ideal destination year-round, but nothing beats springtime at the beach. Pack your sunglasses and sundresses and head to this coastal paradise for an unforgettable spring getaway. Here are a few things you need to do this spring break on Tybee Island. 

Tybee Island Boats Dock
Enjoy a family bike ride at Fort Pulaski.

Enjoy a family bike ride at Fort Pulaski.

Go On An Adventure

Leave your worries behind when you head to Tybee Island. With so many exciting family-friendly activities, we’re sure that the entire family will enjoy experiencing what Tybee has to offer.
Take a break from the shore to learn about our coastal marine wildlife at the Tybee Island Marine Science Center, located steps away from the Tybee Island Lighthouse. See the island from new heights when you climb to the top of the Tybee Island Light Station. Be sure to pack your selfie stick for some unbelievable family photos!

Explore the old fort grounds and watch a cannon reenactment at Fort Pulaski National Monument. If the ocean air calls your name, try reserving a charter with Sundial Charters for an afternoon of fossil hunting. Learn how to hunt for shark teeth right on the beach with Tybee Shark Teeth Tours and discover the science of finding these treasures.

Beach Bum Parade Tybee Island Water

Beach Bum Parade

Hit Up An Island Festival

Springtime plays host to some of Tybee Island’s most-anticipated festivals and events! Choosing which to attend may be the toughest decision you make when planning your spring break vacation.

The official kickoff to Tybee’s spring season is the Irish Heritage Parade. This family-friendly event is a great way to show off your St. Patrick’s Day pride.

Have you ever wanted to take a peek into some of Tybee’s most colorful cottages and homes? The Tybee Tour of Homes is your chance to explore the island’s diverse culture and interior design while supporting the local community.

For the complete list of dates and times of Tybee Island events, click here

Take Advantage of a Sweet Deal

Along with your favorite swimsuit and sunglasses, don’t forget to pack a little savings into your Tybee getaway. From great deals on lodging to sweet savings on activities, check our spring deals to find one that fits your travel plans! 

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