St Simons Island Events
There is always something fun and exciting going on on St Simon’s Island you won’t want to miss out. No matter what time of year it is there is some sort of celebration, adventure activity or artistic gathering to entertain both guests and locals alike. Join us for delicious seafood celebrations and chartiable events alike all year round!
- ST. SIMONS ISLAND 4TH OF JULY CELEBRATION
Join the fun at the beach as we celebrate our great nation’s birth! Kick the day off with the traditional St Simon’s Island Sunshine Festival at Pier Village. An island tradition for over 60 years, the day includes an arts and crafts show, 5K, 1-mile fun run and of course fireworks! Great for the entire family, the festival runs from late morning to early evening with festivities restarting in the evening with live music leading to fireworks.
Be sure to bring your blankets, beach chairs, friends and family to enjoy the show along the water at Neptune Park. Admission is FREE and so is parking. Note: fireworks will start at sundown July 4th.
- JEKYLL ISLAND SHRIMP & GRITS FESTIVAL
Celebrating two of Georgia’s most beloved foods, The Shrimp & Grits Festival on nearby Jekyll Island is a festive cook-off complete with craft brew fest, cooking demonstrations, book signings, arts and craft venors, live entertainment, VIP lounge, and kid-friendly fun zone. Perfect for the entire family, this fun and festive event is perfect for food lovers! Join us in the Jekyll Island National Historic Landmark District this September to join the fun.
- ST. SIMONS LAND TRUST OYSTER ROAST
A night of food, fun, and community join us at the annual St. Simons Land Trust Oyster Roast. Featuring local vendors, live music, stunning coastal views, and delicious fresh seafood and libations you won’t want to miss it!
With all proceeds benefiting the Land Trust’s missions to protect the scenic and historic treasures of the island and to preserve the beauty and charm fo the coast for generations to come, why wouldn’t you come out?! Show your love for St Simons and the Golden Isles!
- THE RSM CLASSIC
A coastal tradition the RSM Classic is played in the beautiful Golden Isles annually. The golf tournament showcases gorgeous views, and the area’s rich culture and history. Joining the PGA Tour in 2010, The RSM Classic is a favorite amongst players and fans.
Hosted at the Sea Island Golf Club, the event raises millions for charities aiding children and families in need. A week or existing events, Meet the Pros and attend the Trophy Presentation. And be sure to come out to support our military and local community on their respective appreciation days.
There Are So Many Great Things to Do in St Simon’s Island
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