June 2020 St. Simons Island Calendar

OnGoing: Georgia Sea Turtle Center! The Center is open to the general public and offers an interactive Exhibit Gallery and Rehabilitation Pavilion with a number of view-able sea turtle patients. The Georgia Sea Turtle Center is a hospital for ill and injured sea turtles. We are the only hospital of its kind in the state […] [...more]

March 2020 Stsimonsisland.com Calendar

OnGoing: Georgia Sea Turtle Center! The Center is open to the general public and offers an interactive Exhibit Gallery and Rehabilitation Pavilion with a number of view-able sea turtle patients. The Georgia Sea Turtle Center is a hospital for ill and injured sea turtles. We are the only hospital of its kind in the state […] [...more]

April 2020 Stsimonsisland.com Calendar of Events

OnGoing: Georgia Sea Turtle Center! The Center is open to the general public and offers an interactive Exhibit Gallery and Rehabilitation Pavilion with a number of view-able sea turtle patients. The Georgia Sea Turtle Center is a hospital for ill and injured sea turtles. We are the only hospital of its kind in the state […] [...more]

May 2020 Stsimonsisland.com Calendar

OnGoing: Georgia Sea Turtle Center! The Center is open to the general public and offers an interactive Exhibit Gallery and Rehabilitation Pavilion with a number of view-able sea turtle patients. The Georgia Sea Turtle Center is a hospital for ill and injured sea turtles. We are the only hospital of its kind in the state […] [...more]

RBC Heritage Golf Tournament

RBC Heritage Golf Tournament

April 13–19, 2020: The 52nd RBC HERITAGE presented by Boeing will take place at the Harbour Town Golf Links on Hilton Head Island, SC from April 13-19, 2020. Make plans now to “Get Your Plaid On!” The Champion of the 51st RBC Heritage presented by Boeing was CT Pan. TICKETS or (843) 671-2448 or rbcheritage.com. [...more]

The Grey Owl Inn

1602 Demere Road | St. Simons Island | 912-434-6292 [...more]

February 2020 Stsimonsisland.com Calendar

OnGoing: Georgia Sea Turtle Center! The Center is open to the general public and offers an interactive Exhibit Gallery and Rehabilitation Pavilion with a number of view-able sea turtle patients. The Georgia Sea Turtle Center is a hospital for ill and injured sea turtles. We are the only hospital of its kind in the state […] [...more]

Two Brothers Bike Shop

227 Mallery Street | St. Simons Island | 912-634-5551 [...more]

January 2020 Stsimonsisland.com Calendar

OnGoing: Georgia Sea Turtle Center! The Center is open to the general public and offers an interactive Exhibit Gallery and Rehabilitation Pavilion with a number of view-able sea turtle patients. The Georgia Sea Turtle Center is a hospital for ill and injured sea turtles. We are the only hospital of its kind in the state […] [...more]

September 2019 Stsimonsisland.com Calendar

OnGoing: Georgia Sea Turtle Center! The Center is open to the general public and offers an interactive Exhibit Gallery and Rehabilitation Pavilion with a number of view-able sea turtle patients. The Georgia Sea Turtle Center is a hospital for ill and injured sea turtles. We are the only hospital of its kind in the state […] [...more]

August 2019 Stsimonsisland.com Calendar

OnGoing: Georgia Sea Turtle Center! The Center is open to the general public and offers an interactive Exhibit Gallery and Rehabilitation Pavilion with a number of view-able sea turtle patients. The Georgia Sea Turtle Center is a hospital for ill and injured sea turtles. We are the only hospital of its kind in the state […] [...more]

November 2019 Stsimonsisland.com Calendar

OnGoing: Georgia Sea Turtle Center! The Center is open to the general public and offers an interactive Exhibit Gallery and Rehabilitation Pavilion with a number of viewable sea turtle patients. The Georgia Sea Turtle Center is a hospital for ill and injured sea turtles. We are the only hospital of its kind in the state […] [...more]

December 2019 Stsimonsisland.com Calendar

OnGoing: Georgia Sea Turtle Center! The Center is open to the general public and offers an interactive Exhibit Gallery and Rehabilitation Pavilion with a number of viewable sea turtle patients. The Georgia Sea Turtle Center is a hospital for ill and injured sea turtles. We are the only hospital of its kind in the state […] [...more]

July 2019 Stsimonsisland.com Calendar

OnGoing: Georgia Sea Turtle Center! The Center is open to the general public and offers an interactive Exhibit Gallery and Rehabilitation Pavilion with a number of view-able sea turtle patients. The Georgia Sea Turtle Center is a hospital for ill and injured sea turtles. We are the only hospital of its kind in the state […] [...more]

October 2019 Stsimonsisland.com Calendar

OnGoing: Georgia Sea Turtle Center! The Center is open to the general public and offers an interactive Exhibit Gallery and Rehabilitation Pavilion with a number of view-able sea turtle patients. The Georgia Sea Turtle Center is a hospital for ill and injured sea turtles. We are the only hospital of its kind in the state […] [...more]

Georgia Beach Walk Nature Tours!

Georgia Beach Walk Nature Tours!

OnGoing: The Georgia coast is a living, breathing ecosystem, composed of barrier islands, river systems, and acres of marshlands. It is a breeding ground for fish, shellfish, shore birds, sea turtles and marine mammals. Take a Georgia Beach Walk Nature Tour, and you can explore the beach from the edge of the dunes to the low tide. Learn about sea shells, critters living above and below the sand, pull a small seine net through the shallows and see who swims just below the surface! Step into the salt marsh, get to know the fiddler crabs, periwinkle snails, & native plants along with their incredible adaptations for survival. The marsh is easily accessible by way of the hard packed high marsh zone. This tour is for all ages. Call Georgia Beach Walk Nature Tours for times and reservations at (912) 266-2473. [...more]

RSM Classic Golf Tournament

RSM Classic Golf Tournament

November 18–24, 2019: The RSM Classic is a PGA TOUR event played on the Seaside Course at Sea Island Golf Club on St. Simons Island, Georgia. 2018 RSM Classic Champion CHARLES HOWELL III! The tournament is hosted by the Davis Love Foundation which was established by PGA TOUR pro golfer Davis Love III for the purpose of contributing to the well-being and progress of society by supporting both national and community-based programs that focus on children and their families. (912) 634-3266 or visit rsmclassic.com. [...more]

Georgia Sea Turtle Center!

Georgia Sea Turtle Center!

OnGoing: The Center is open to the general public and offers an interactive Exhibit Gallery and Rehabilitation Pavilion with a number of view-able sea turtle patients. The Georgia Sea Turtle Center is a hospital for ill and injured sea turtles. We are the only hospital of its kind in the state of Georgia. $7 for adults (13+ years). $6 for Seniors (65+ years). $5 for children (4-12 years). FREE for children 3 and under. $6 for Active Duty Military Personnel, College Students and Teachers (ID required). Prices include tax. Visitors under 16 years old must be accompanied by someone 18 years or older. In accordance with State Health Department regulations, all swimsuits must be covered. Shoes and shirts must be worn at all times. The Georgia Sea Turtle Center is open to the public Tuesdays through Saturdays 9 a.m.-5 p.m. and Mondays 10 a.m.-2 p.m. During the months of December, January, and February, we are closed on Mondays. We are closed on Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, and New Year’s Day. We are open on Thanksgiving Day 10 a.m.-2 p.m. 214 Stable Rd. (912) 635-4444 or georgiaseaturtlecenter.org. [...more]

Golden Isles Georgia

Golden Isles Georgia

PLAN YOUR TRIP! The Golden Isles is so convenient and accessible, you can start relaxing even before you arrive. Find information and maps explaining how to get to the Golden Isles as well as information on local weather, climate, tide charts, even Frequently Asked Questions. PLAN YOUR TRIP TODAY! [...more]

Charter Fish Georgia

Charter Fish Georgia

I’m Capt. TJ Cheek and I am a full time fishing guide serving St. Simons Island, Sea Island, and Jekyll Island Georgia. I hope that you will find my website to be informative while you are gathering information about your fishing charter in the Golden Isles. [...more]

St. Simons Lighthouse Museum

St. Simons Lighthouse Museum

St. Simons Island Lighthouse, Keeper’s Dwelling Museum and Maritime Museum at the Historic Coast Guard Station. Monday-Saturday 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Sunday 1:30-5 p.m. Last climb 4:30 p.m. The Maritime Museum closes from 12-1 p.m. Monday-Saturday. Fees to all Museums, Galleries and Exhibits, Lighthouse and Watch tower. $8 for Adults, $4 for Ages 6-11. No admission […] [...more]

Christ Church, Frederica

Christ Church, Frederica

Christ Church, Frederica & St Ignatius’ Chapel, welcomes and invites everyone to join us in worship, Christian education, and fellowship. [...more]

The King and Prince Beach & Golf Resort

The King and Prince Beach & Golf Resort

Originally designed by renowned architect Joe Lee, the King and Prince Golf Course’s signature is the group of four spectacular holes gently carved from small coastal marsh islands and accessed by 800-feet of elevated cart bridges. [...more]

The King and Prince Beach & Golf Resort

The King and Prince Beach & Golf Resort

Located on St. Simons Island, Georgia, the King and Prince Beach & Golf Resort welcomes you to enjoy all of the luxury and amenities that the resort has to offer. This historic ocean front retreat, where relaxation, inspiration and recreation reside in equal measure, has been heralded by guests since its opening in 1935. (800) 342-0212. [...more]

The King and Prince Beach & Golf Resort

The King and Prince Beach & Golf Resort

The King and Prince Beach & Golf Resort provides a breathtaking beach side backdrop for magical, memorable wedding festivities and is the preferred site for destination weddings in Georgia. The Resort’s oceanfront location, exceptional amenities, delicious culinary creations and attentive staff ensure the success of your day. [...more]

Sal’s Neighborhood Pizzeria

3415 Frederica Road, Suite E | St Simons Island | 912-268-2328 [...more]

Beachcomber BBQ & Grill

319 Arnold Road | St Simons Island | 912-634-5699 [...more]

Village Inn & Pub

500 Mallery Street | St. Simons Island | 912-634-6056 [...more]

Every Day Is Reason to “Shell-e-brate” at the Georgia Sea Turtle Center on Jekyll Island!

Through sea turtle rehabilitation, research and education programs, the Georgia Sea Turtle Center will increase awareness of habitat and wildlife conservation challenges, promote responsibility for ecosystem health and empower individuals to act locally, regionally, and globally to protect the environment. HOURS OF OPERATION: Monday – Sunday: 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. Holidays Thanksgiving Day: CLOSED […] [...more]

Savannah Scene Magazine

Savannah Scene Magazine

Available on all devices! FREE at more than 300 locations in Savannah and the surrounding area. Savannah Scene Magazine provides a comprehensive view of what Savannah has to offer in the way of shopping, dining, activities and a calendar of events. You can preview Savannah Scene before your arrival, online! [...more]

Juicy Summer Delights – Watermelon

Perhaps more than any other fruit, watermelon is a symbol of summer, a juicy embodiment of the season. As the temperatures peak in the South this summer, find welcome relief in the sweet pink flesh of the watermelon. Originally grown in Africa, the watermelon has become a thoroughly American food. [...more]

Marrying Consistent Length with Reliable Distance

It’s a dilemma all golfers face: How can I improve my accuracy without sacrificing distance, and vice versa? Marrying consistent length with reliable distance requires awareness of four specific principles and the willingness to execute them ruthlessly. Hitting the Sweet Spot A golf club has a specific area on its surface referred to as the […] [...more]

St. Simons Island Fishing Pier

St. Simons Island Fishing Piers! The St. Simons Island Pier at the end of Mallery Street, in the Village area, Gascoigne Bluff Pier, near Causeway and the Jekyll Island Pier, located at the Island’s north end in the Clam l Creek picnic area, are popular spots with local and visiting anglers. Both float-fishing and bottom […] [...more]

Ask the Esthetician

By Tanya Andrews, Esthetics Team Leader at Faces DaySpa – Hilton Head Island! Q: My skin is normally dry, but it seems like every winter my skin gets so dry that it hurts and sometimes itches. I have tried all kinds of things, even Vaseline at night, and I still have terribly dry skin. What […] [...more]

Island Bicycle

507 Ocean Boulevard | St. Simons Island | 912-268-2541 [...more]

Moondance

202 Mallery Street | St. Simons Island | 912-268-2343 [...more]

Two Friends

304 Redfern Village | St. Simons Island | 912-268-4359 [...more]

Gentlemen’s Outfitters

600 Sea Island Road # 8 | St. Simons Island | 912-634-1521 [...more]

Redfern Village

296 Redfern Village | St. Simons Island [...more]

Shops at Sea Island

600 Sea Island Road | St. Simons Island | 919-234-6708 [...more]

Weddings and Private Parties

On the Grounds of the St. Simons Island Lighthouse Museum! Are you looking for a beautiful, historic waterfront setting for your next private function? Coastal Georgia Historical Society’s facilities and grounds are one of St. Simons Island’s premier oceanfront venue choices for wedding ceremonies, receptions, rehearsal dinners, photography sessions, meetings and corporate events. For pricing […] [...more]

Seniors Travel To Georgia’s Coast

By Jim Becker! Seniors Drawn To St. Simons Island! St. Simons Island was recently named one of the “Most Romantic” places to visit in the country. St. Simons Island, the seat of Glynn County, is the largest of the four barrier islands in Georgia’s Golden Isles. The Island offers senior visitors a variety of outdoor […] [...more]

Travel Spotlight on St. Simons Island and Its 14 Best Attractions – Hopper Blog!

By Jessica Wei! St. Simons is the largest of Georgia’s aptly named network of Golden Isles and offers a variety of attractions for the whole family, romantic and Southern-infused restaurants serving ever-fresh seafood from the Atlantic Ocean, plenty of historic parks and buildings, designer golf courses, and endless coastline. [...more]

America’s Favorite Beach Towns

America’s Favorite Beach Towns

No. 1 St. Simons Island, GA! Lined with white sand and live oaks, the biggest of Georgia’s Golden Isles won the beach-town contest for offering a triple threat of southern charm, serenity, and affordability. It’s not hard, after all, to get hotel rates here under $200 a night. St. Simons Inn, for instance, overlooks a […] [...more]

Ocean Lodge

935 Beachview Drive | St. Simons Island | 912-291-4300 [...more]

Tides

ST. SIMONS ISLAND – November 2013 Average Air Temperature – 69 degrees Average Ocean Temperature – 63 degrees Full Moon – Sunday, November 17th Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday 1 L 12:48am H 6:57am L 1:28pm H 7:16pm 2 L 1:35am H 7:42am L 2:18pm H 8:01pm *3 L 1:23am H 7:26am L […] [...more]

Anointed Hands Massage

Anointed Hands Massage

507 Ocean Blvd., Suite 103 | St. Simons Island | 404-432-8107 [...more]

Golden Isles Convention & Visitors Bureau

The Old Casino Building (red brick) | St. Simons Island, GA | 800-933-2627 [...more]

The Rooftop at Ocean Lodge

The Rooftop at Ocean Lodge

935 Beachview Drive | St. Simons Island | 912-291-4300 [...more]

Captain Richie Lott’s Fishing Charters

315 12th Street | St. Simons Island | 912-617-5577 [...more]

Charter Fish Georgia

615 Ocean Boulevard | St. Simons Island | 912-617-5577 [...more]

The King and Prince Beach & Golf Resort

The King and Prince Beach & Golf Resort

201 Arnold Road | St. Simons Island | 800-342-0212 [...more]

St. Simons Island 4th of July Celebration!

July 4th! The annual fireworks display begins later in the evening at about 9 p.m. at Neptune Park in Pier Village. Bring your lounge chairs, towels and plan to be their early to find parking. [...more]

Shrimp & Grits with Tasso Ham Cream Sauce!

This is a traditional Georgia Shrimp and Grits recipe, and why would you have it any other way? If you are visiting and have never tried this dish, please do so! I know you will fall in love with this tasty Georgia treat! If you are a resident of the area, I am sure you […] [...more]

The Benefits of Exercise!

It is no secret that regular exercise can benefit everyone in many ways. Research clearly shows that regular exercise extends life expectancy, controls weight, decreases risk of developing type 2 diabetes, decreases risk of cancer and effectively combats depression. Basically, having a regular physical fitness routine results in a healthier and happier life. With all […] [...more]

Salt Marsh Transformation!

Surrounded by a mostly evergreen maritime forest, the salt marsh reveals the arrival of spring in very subtle ways. As each day gets longer and warmer, we witness a transformation in both the plants and animals that fill the salt marsh eco-system. Looking across the broad expanse of marsh, the low lying field of grey-brown […] [...more]

Oysters Stand Apart as a Sea Island Delicacy!

Oysters have been a favorite staple for The Sea Islands for centuries. Early Native Americans harvested oysters, subsisting on the plentiful bivalve populations in Lowcountry waters. At low tide, oysters can be seen rising from tidal saltmarsh creeks throughout the area. In fact, Savannah’s waters have traditionally been considered some of the richest oystering areas […] [...more]

The Design of a Golf Club

Recreational golfers spend endless hours trying to get their club into the right position at impact. They read in instructional magazines and are told by teaching professionals that their swing plane is off, that they are swinging inside to out or outside to in, that they are guilty of a myriad of other actions that […] [...more]

Savannah, GA

Savannah, GA! 1 hour, 32 minutes, 83.86 miles via I-95 N from St. Simons Island. Savannah founded in 1733 has been one of America’s favorite destinations for business and pleasure. Today, Savannah attracts nearly 11 million visitors yearly, sparking 11 million cases of love at first sight. Savannah, a city of natural & historic beauty. […] [...more]

Hilton Head Island, SC

Hilton Head Island, SC! 2 hours, 16 minutes, 122.10 miles via I-95 N from St. Simons Island. Situated along 12 miles of beautiful South Carolina coast, Hilton Head Island is a top family vacation destination, drawing more than 2 million visitors annually. The area’s mild climate makes it the perfect spot for a vacation getaway. […] [...more]

Hilton Head, SC

Hilton Head, SC! 2 hours, 16 minutes, 122.10 miles via I-95 N from St. Simons Island. Hilton Head Island may only be 12 miles by 5 miles wide, but you’ll find everything you need for a perfect Island retreat. Get a little taste of everything with more than 250 Hilton Head restaurants and 24 Hilton […] [...more]

Daufuskie Island, SC

Daufuskie Island, SC! 2 hours, 17 minutes, 122.10 miles via I-95 N from St. Simons Island. Daufuskie Island offers a glimpse of what other sea islands were like before bridges and causeways opened them to development. Most native residents of Daufuskie Island are decendants of freed slaves, who have made their living oystering and fishing […] [...more]

Bluffton, SC

Bluffton, SC! 2 hours, 110.84 miles via I-95 N from St. Simons Island. Bluffton, a town whose name refers to its location atop a scenic bluff along the May River, also is home to a number of award-winning restaurants, accommodations, and popular shopping centers developed along the Hwy. 278 corridor which connects Bluffton and Hilton […] [...more]

Beaufort, SC

Beaufort, SC! 2 hours, 16 minutes, 122.82 miles via I-95 N from St. Simons Island. Beaufort is a coastal city blessed with wonderful bed & breakfast and excellent restaurants. The city and the surrounding sea islands also have a rich African-American heritage. Come and learn about the Gullah culture or the Penn Center, the first school […] [...more]

Sea Palms Realty

5445 Frederica Road | St. Simons Island | 877-638-6660 [...more]

Georgia Coast Realty

105 Main Street | St. Simons Island | 912-638-1144 [...more]

Taylor Fish Camp

Lawrence Road | St. Simons Island | 912-638-7690 [...more]

Jekyll Wharf Marina

1 Pier Road | Jekyll Island | 912-635-3152 [...more]

Brunswick Landing Marina

2429 Newcastle Street | Brunswick | 912-262-9264 [...more]

Village Creek Landing

526 South Harrington Road | St. Simons | 912-289-2794 [...more]

Jekyll Harbor Marina

1 Harbor Road | Jekyll Island | 912-635-3137 [...more]

Island Treasures!

The Jekyll Island Authority (JIA) hosts “Island Treasures on Jekyll Island,” a unique treasure hunting experience on Georgia’s most popular public beach. The treasures are hand-crafted glass floats, called Island Treasures. The glass floats have been sought after by Jekyll Island guests since 2002. Each is unique and stamped with the year to be a […] [...more]

History of the St. Simons Lighthouse

The First Lighthouse (1810) On October 17, 1804, John Couper, a plantation owner on St. Simons Island, deeded four acres of his land, known as “Couper’s Point,” at the south end of the island for one dollar to the Federal government for the construction of a lighthouse. James Gould of Massachusetts was hired in 1807 […] [...more]

A New Horizon

507 Ocean Boulevard, #103 | St. Simons Island | 912-634-0227 [...more]

Cloister Spa at Sea Island

100 Salt Marsh Lane | St. Simons Island | 888-732-4752 [...more]

The King and Prince Beach & Golf Resort

The King and Prince Beach & Golf Resort

201 Arnold Road | St. Simons Island | 800-342-0212 [...more]

Island Day Spa

Island Day Spa

60 Cinema Lane, Suite 140 | St. Simons Island | 912-638-7799 [...more]

Jekyll Harbor Marina

1 Harbor Road | Jekyll Island | 912-635-3137 [...more]

Captain Mark Noble Charter

104 Marina Drive | St. Simons Island | 912-634-1219 [...more]

Coastal Island Charter Fishing

111 Peachtree Street | St. Simons Island | 912-638-0241 [...more]

St Simons Island Fishing in Georgia

St. Simons Island | 877-605-3474 [...more]

Barry’s Beach Service

420 Arnold Road | St. Simons Island | 912-638-8053 [...more]

Jekyll Island Museum

100 Stable Road | St. Simons Island | 912-635-4036 [...more]

Epworth by the Sea

100 Arthur J Moore Drive | St. Simons Island | 912-638-8688 [...more]

Maritime Center

4201 1st Street | St. Simons Island | 912-638-4666 [...more]

St Simons Lighthouse Museum

101 12th Street | St. Simons Island | 912-638-4666 [...more]

Wallin Gallery

220 Redfern Village | St. Simons Island | 912-638-0176 [...more]

Arthur J Moore Methodist Museum

100 Arthur J Moore Drive | St. Simons Island | 912-638-4050 [...more]

Vidalia Onion History

Here is the story of how the original sweet onion was developed in America beginning in the 1930’s until today: What is now a deeply-entrenched summer tradition started out as a fluke. During the tough days of the Great Depression, farmers had high hopes of a new cash crop. These hard-working men had grown everything […] [...more]

Dining with Kids

Adults want a delicious, relaxing meal and kids just want to have fun. With hundreds of restaurants catering to every taste and budget, nearly all of St. Simons Island’s eateries offer children’s menus, as well as some form of family-friendly entertainment. Make vacation mealtimes memorable for the food and ambiance – rather than monumental meltdowns […] [...more]

Jazz in the Park

Jazz in the Park

Sam Rodriquez Latin Jazz! A wide range of lively rhythms showcasing the African heriatge in modern Latin sounds. Planned for high tide evenings (for maximum breeze and comfort!), the concerts bring residents and tourists alike to the lawn of St. Simons Island Lighthouse for one of the most pleasant and entertaining evenings you can spend […] [...more]

St. Simons Island Weather

St. Simons Island Weather

St. Simons is located on St. Simons Island in Glynn County, Georgia. Both the community and the island are commonly considered to be one location, known simply as “St. Simons Island”, or locally as “The Island”. St. Simons Island is one of Georgia’s renowned Golden Isles (along with Sea Island, Jekyll Island, and privately owned […] [...more]

Beach Information

Beach Information

St. Simons Island features two public beaches, the Massingale Park Beach is the most popular, with a picnic area, bathhouse, and even an on-duty lifeguard from June 1st until Labor Day. Parking and fishing are both free at Massingale, and drinking is allowed. The second beach on the St. Simons Island is the Coast Guard […] [...more]

What is Georgia’s State Prepared Food?

Grits! Grits is a food of Native American origin that is common in the Southern United States, mainly used in breakfast. It consists of coarsely ground corn – when grits are made from hominy, it is referred to as hominy grits. It is sometimes called sofkee or sofkey from the Creek word. The name ‘grits’ […] [...more]

What is Georgia’s State Seashell?

Knobbed Whelk (Busycon carica)! Christened the state seashell in 1987, the knobbed whelk is a whorled shell, eight inches long at maturity, displaying heavy spines, many knobs, and an orange or red mouth. Minerals in Georgia coastal waters cause ocher striations on the sand-colored, semi-gloss surface. This marine snail shell is found all along Georgia’s […] [...more]

The Golf Club at Sanctuary Cove

2050 Sanctuary Wynd | Waverly | 912-466-0080 [...more]

Coastal Pines Golf Club

1 Coastal Pines Circle | Brunswick | 912-261-0503 [...more]

Brunswick Country Club

4041 Darien Highway | Brunswick | 912-264-0331 [...more]

SouthEast Adventure Outfitters

313 Mallory Street | St. Simons Island | 912-638-6732 [...more]

Benjy’s Bike Shop

130 Retreat Plaza | St. Simons Island | 912-638-6766 [...more]

Featured Event

St. Simons Island named #2 of The South’s Best Islands 2017 by Southern Living

Each year Southern Living releases several lists boasting “The South’s Best,” including everything from accommodations to bookstores, breakfast spots, BBQ joints, beaches and so much more. In their 2017 accolades, St. Simons Island landed the #2 spot in The South’s Best Islands! Who stole first place from the Golden Isles? North Carolina’s barrier islands, the […]

Featured Event

Why Winter is the Perfect Time to Visit St. Simons Island

Winter is an ideal time to check out St. Simons Island, Georgia, a stunning barrier isle that welcomes visitors throughout the year. Here are four reasons to visit this crown jewel of the Golden Isles this season: Mild temperatures on the beach Coastal Georgia usually averages temperatures in the mid-60s during the winter months. And […]

Exploring Hofwyl-Broadfield Plantation

Until the Civil War, coastal Georgia and South Carolina thrived as the country’s premiere rice growing region. Many of the South’s great rice plantations were destroyed during the Civil War, but a few still stand today. Located between Darien and Brunswick, Georgia, Hofwyl-Broadfield Plantation offers a fascinating window into the Lowcountry’s 19th-century rice culture. Situated […]

What is Georgia’s State Seashell?

Knobbed Whelk (Busycon carica)! Christened the state seashell in 1987, the knobbed whelk is a whorled shell, eight inches long at maturity, displaying heavy spines, many knobs, and an orange or red mouth. Minerals in Georgia coastal waters cause ocher striations on the sand-colored, semi-gloss surface. This marine snail shell is found all along Georgia’s […]