Another fun packed, sun filled weekend is on the way with these eight exciting events from Tybee to Savannah! The azaleas have begun to pop and the sands of our beaches are warming up, too. You just come on down and dress just about any way you want. With all of these fantastic events lined up, there’s sure to be several attractions that are just right for you!
SCAD Sand Arts Festival
All of you art fans plunk down your beach towels and picnic baskets and prepare to be amazed. On Friday, May 1st, the annual SCAD Sand Arts Festival will showcase the sculptural talents of SCAD students, alumni and staff as they scramble to create temporary masterpieces in the Tybee Island sand. Presented by the SCAD School of Foundation Studies, this event features competitions in sand castle design, sand sculpture, sand relief and wind sculpture.
Tea Time is 4:15 p.m. at this lovingly restored historic home in Savannah. On Friday, May 1st, learn about tea traditions and experience an early 19th century tea in Davenport House’s beautiful courtyard garden. Patrons will visit areas of the home where tea service took place and then participate in an afternoon tea given with costumed interpreters in the garden.
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We can’t get away from Winter fast enough, so sound out your May Day! It’s Tybee Time! Let’s face it. A trip to the beach is wonderful any time of year and for any reason, so there doesn’t have to be any particular time for you to enjoy our island. Fortunately, Tybee Island always has something wonderful going on and it’s helpful to know about upcoming events so you can move things around to be here when you see something you like. For instance, May is filling up already, but here are some great events you’ll want to consider when planning your next getaway.
May 1, 2 and 3, 2015 is when LGBT travelers will show their pride on Tybee with a series of events including a Parade, a White Party, T-Dance, Beach Sweep and Sunday Brunch. Everyone is welcome as this event gets bigger and better each year!
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