Brunswick Festivals and Events
A visit doesnâ€™t get more picturesque than strolling through Historic Brunswick, the magnificent sea-faring city located in our Golden Isles.
Beautiful pocket parks and 14 squares are there to explore along with viewing spectacular original Victorian architecture buildings that line the streets.Â There are so many historic sites to appreciate as well as ongoing modern events, some of which are featured here.
The First Friday of each month, stroll through the beautiful downtown district and experience the local southern hospitality. Shops, galleries, and restaurants are open and serving hors dâ€™oeuvres and specialty drinks, and there is live music in the parks.
Rhythm on the River
August 7, 2016 Time: 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM and monthly from March to November at Mary Ross Waterfront Park
This FREE event on various dates is a chance for the family to bring a picnic basket, blankets, and lawn chairs and join others who watch these fabulous summer concerts put on by local musicians.
Blessing of the Fleet
This weekend-long family-friendly event each May on Mother’s Day Sunday features food, arts and crafts, vendors, entertainment, and live music. May of 2016 was the 78th annual celebration, which is the United Statesâ€™ oldest of its kind. This festival blesses and honors the brightly decorated boats of the local fishermen and shrimpers as they start out on their new season as they pass the pier at Sidney Lanier Park.
Brunswick Rockin’ Stewbilee
October 22, 2016 from 11:00 AM to 2:00 PM at Mary Ross Waterfront Park
Get ready for the annual event where teams pf cooks from far and near compete to see who will win the Judges’ Award and the Peoples’ Choice Award for having the best stew in the place that created the famous Brunswick Stew.
There will be, of course, samplings of stew as well as many activities such as the one-mile Fun Run, the 5k Road Race, a Pooch Parade, an Antique Car Show, displays of arts and crafts, live entertainment, and more.
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