Guide to Tybee Island Mermaid Fest
Celebrate the beginning of beach season at the first annual Tybee Island Mermaid Fest! Organized by Savannah PRIDE, this brand new event will feature fun for all ages – including meet & greets with live mermaids, live music from The Christy Alan Band, Lupita Velvet and Shemuwel, coastal cuisine from some of Tybee’s most popular restaurants and more. Keep reading for a day-by-day guide to Tybee Island Mermaid Fest!
NOTE: Fins are optional.
Welcome to the Grotto – Opening Event
What: Kick off the first annual Tybee Island Mermaid Fest with food, drink and fellowship at one of Tybee’s most beloved eateries.
Where: Coco’s Sunset Grille
When: Friday, March 23 from 5:30-7:30 p.m.
Mermaids on the Pier
What: Enjoy an afternoon with live music, beach games and live mermaids from around the United States! See a full list of participating mermaids here. Admission is FREE.
When: Saturday, March 24 from 12-6 p.m.
Toast to the Shore
What: Raise a glass and celebrate the official opening of beach season.
Where: Tybee Island Pier and Pavilion
When: Saturday, March 24 at 1 p.m.
What: Join your finned friends for the official Tybee Island Mermaid Fest bar crawl.
Where: Tybrisa Street
When: Saturday, March 24 from 1-7 p.m.
Mermaid Fest After Party
What: Keep the party going with food, drink and drag shows.
When: Saturday, March 24 from 8 p.m.-2 a.m.