Vacationing on St Simons Island this Fourth of July? Good News! There are plenty of family friendly celebrations.

  1. Conveniently located at the Pier Village on St Simons Island, the Annual Sunshine Festival is a family favorite. A tradition for over 60 years and still going strong. Enjoy the arts and crafts show, the 5k race or 1 mile fun run. Afterwards take a break to relax and watch theFourth of July on SSI fireworks shine over ocean. Starting this Saturday, the fun lasts through the Fourth of July!
  2. Just across the causeway, Mary Ross Waterfront Park in the heart of Historic Downtown Brunswick hosts the Brunswick’s Old Fashion Fourth of July Celebration. Enjoy fun for the whole family with food, games, and fireworks. Fireworks will sparkle over the waters of the East River and Oglethorpe Bay starting around 9pm and last about 30 mins.
  3. If you are headed over the Sidney Lanier Bridge for Fourth of July celebrations be sure to check out the Jekyll Island Independence Day Celebrations. Starting the day off at 9am with a prideful patriotic parade through the Historic District. Whether you are a visitor or a local, participate in the fun by decorating your bikes, golf carts, strollers, or pets. From 12:00 – 6:00pm there will be bounce houses, water slides, sidewalk sales, and live music. Once the sun goes down see beautiful fireworks soaring through the air with views of St Simons in the background.