Father’s Day in Jacksonville, Florida

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When my kids were little, they used to draw cards for Father's Day. Sometimes I would also get soap or a new screwdriver or other tool. I'm sure my wife was involved because she wanted me to fix the broken door handle or something similar. My kids no longer live at home, so now, I'm hoping my wife will feel sorry for me and make sure I get pampered. For me, Father's Day … [Read more...]

Jekyll Island Shrimp n’ Grits Festival in Georgia

The annual Shrimp n' Grits festival in Jekyll Island, Georgia, is one of our favorite festivals on the coast. There is always a lot to see and do at this festival. This year it's the 8th year for the popular Wild Georgia Shrimp Festival. If you love seafood, especially shrimp, this is the place to visit. The festival takes place in the historic district on September 19 - 21, … [Read more...]

Thanksgiving in Savannah, Georgia

Many of us have friends and family visiting for Thanksgiving and you might be looking at something fun to do with your gang for the weekend. How about a trip to Savannah? Savannah is always a beautiful city to visit with its many squares, hanging spanish moss and charming Riverstreet and City Market. During the holiday season there's a lot going on. This weekend it's the kick … [Read more...]

Fun things to do in Florida in October

Who doesn't love October? The weather is a little bit cooler and it's a great time to spend time outside. October is always a month filled to the brim with festivals, celebrations and events. But October is not only about pumpkin patches, scary ghosts and gremlins or lederhosen and oompah bands. ¬†Just take a look at some of our suggestions below. First Wednesday Art Walk - … [Read more...]

Fun things to do in South Carolina in October

There is a lot to do in South Carolina during the month of October when fall festival season is in full swing. Just take a look at some of the events we have come up with.¬† First Friday on Broad - Charleston, SC October 5, 2012 On the first Friday of each month for "First Fridays on Broad" and enjoy fine art and refreshments in the boutiques, fine art galleries, and … [Read more...]