Events: 22nd October 2017

Historic Bluffton Arts and Seafood Festival

October 14-22: The thirteenth annual Historic Bluffton Arts and Seafood Festival will be held in the charming and eclectic historic and state designated cultural district of Bluffton SC, well known for its quirky art community and natural river beauty. The festival is a week long event offering a myriad of activities, showcasing the locally harvested…

Unity in the Community River Street Festivals in Savannah Gullah GeeChee Festival

The Gullah GeeChee Festival will take place on River Street on Oct. 21 & 22, 2017, from 11 a.m.-10 p.m. on Saturday and 11 a.m.-6 p.m. on Sunday. The fest will feature Gullah/Geechee vendors, entertainment and speakers as well as local artists, craft and food vendors. One of Unity in the Community’s free, family friendly “Artists, Crafters & Entertainment Festivals,” the…

Annual Great Ogeechee Seafood Festival

October 20-22: Annual Great Ogeechee Seafood Festival hosted by the Richmond Hill/Bryan County Chamber of Commerce in J.F. Gregory Park. Fri., 5-11 p.m.; Sat., 10 a.m.-11 p.m.; Sun., 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Fresh seafood, live entertainment, a carnival and arts and crafts. 520 Cedar St. in Richmond Hill. (912) 756-3444 or

Keller’s Country Weekend

October 21-22: Keller’s Country Weekend at Keller’s Flea Market. 5901 Ogeechee Rd. (912) 927-4848 or

Tybee Island Light Station and Museum Tours

Wednesday-Monday: Tybee Island Light Station and Museum, Georgia’s oldest and tallest lighthouse, is open 9 a.m.-5:30 p.m., depending on weather conditions. We are a complete light station whose history dates back to 1736. The tower stands 145 feet tall and has three Light Keeper’s Cottages nearby. A small 1812 Summer Kitchen holds archaeological finds. Across…