With the holidays approaching, life sometimes gets so busy that you forget to take the time to enjoy the season. St Simons property owners and residents, now is the time to make some plans to relax and enjoy some of the holiday happenings nearby.
Christmas on Jekyll Island
Jekyll Island comes alive for the month of December decked out in holiday grandeur. The annual Christmas tree lighting festival is the Saturday after Thanksgiving. You can come and enjoy the decorations as well as crafts, storytelling, and caroling. The lights and decorations are up the rest of the month, and tours are available.
Holiday Events December 7th
Put Saturday, December 7th on your calendar as the day to put your Christmas spirit in high gear.
The annual Brunswick holiday parade kicks off at 10 AM and then find some gifts at the holiday bazaar at Mary Ross Waterfront Park. The Cassina Tour of Homes and Bake sale is also that day, and come evening you can enjoy the Golden Isles Sailing Club’s annual Christmas parade of lights at Mary Ross Waterfront Park.
If concerts and theater are something you enjoy, there are many opportunities to take part in these activities. Enjoy Radio Theater at the Ritz and see “A Christmas Carol” December 14 -21, or “It’s a Wonderful Life” December 13 – 20. “The American Tenors” will also be having a concert on December 13th at the Cloisters!
Holiday Events for Kids
Many children love to visit the Georgia Sea Turtle Center and on December 14th, Santa is making a special stop to visit the children and patients there. Santa’s next stop is at Crane Cottage on December 15th, where children can fill him in on their Christmas wishes and take a picture.
If you’re looking to slow down and enjoy the holiday season, St. Simon’s Island is the perfect place to relax, enjoy the beautiful atmosphere, and attend some annual Christmas events in the area.
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