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 Georgia in October

When it's October, fall festival season is in full swing. October  means seafood festivals, lots of football, fall festivals, Oktoberfest and then we top it all off with Halloween.   Oktoberfest on the River - Savannah, GA October 5 - October 7, 2012 Savannah always has an exciting  Oktoberfest on Riverstreet. This festival has everything you expect from beer garden, … [Read more...]

Labor Day Weekend in coastal Georgia

Labor Day is always a big deal in coastal Georgia with lots of fun things to do on the coast with festivals and events.Savannah is always a great city to visit. When the weather is hot and humid you feel transported back to the "good old days" when women wore long skirts, men hats and everyone traveled by horse carriage. At least that's what it seems like when you watch movies. … [Read more...]

St Simons Food & Spirit Festival – Saint Simons Island, Georgia

The inaugural Saint Simons Food & Spirits Festival, to benefit Hospice of the Golden Isles, will be held September 21 through 23 on Saint Simons Island, GA. This festival is the first of its kind in the area and will be headlined by James Beard award-winning television personality, cookbook author and grand dame of Southern cooking, Nathalie Dupree and her co-author, … [Read more...]