Every year the city of Savannah, Georgia hosts one of the largest, if not the largest, St. Patrick’s Day festivals in the country and 2016 was no exception. And as with every year, one of the first tasks of any visitor to Savannah during this time is finding parking. Luckily the City of Savannah has […]
Watch highlights from Day 1 of our camping trip on Jekyll Island, Georgia.
Watch highlights from Southern Living’s 2014 Shrimp and Grits Festival located on Jekyll Island, Georgia.
Actor Antonio Banderas was spotted by hundreds of witnesses in a high speed chase through downtown Savannah, Georgia on Monday. The Savannah Police Department (SPD) said that not only did Banderas drive at a high rate of speed but upon reaching a road block erected by police he immediately threw his vehicle in reverse and fled in […]
Watch as we experience the Sidewalk Arts Festival in Savannah, Georgia shot with the Sony WX50 Cybershot camera. If you’d like to create your own free video slideshow with your own photos click here. test
We had arrived at the Exchange Club Fair Grounds in Brunswick, Georgia for the second annual Rodeo at the Beach. Just weeks earlier we had attended the Cole Bros. Circus here and it was amazing how different the place looked as we entered the main grounds. Instead of a big top there was a rodeo ring surrounded by bleachers. And outside the ring was a variety of booths and tents with offerings like those typical of local street festivals.
As I pulled into the parking area for the Jekyll Island Easter Egg Stroll I saw purple and blue horses in the distance. “Oh good,” I thought, “the wagon rides are back again this year.” This was my second year to attend the Easter Egg Stroll in Jekyll Island, Georgia’s famed historic district. My daughter, now four, was beyond excited to arrive and the sight of the purple and blue horses just increased her excitement.
As we pulled into the fairgrounds in Brunswick, Georgia there was no mistaking the red and yellow striped tent in the distance. The circus was in town and we had front row seats.
While visiting the little coastal town of St. Marys, Georgia we happened to pass a shopping center parking lot filled with carnival rides and games. My four year old daughter was mesmerized by the Ferris Wheel and begged to ride it. Thus began our unexpected attendance at the Spring Carnival in St. Marys, Georgia.
Southeast Georgia is home to a host of food festivals from the Shrimp & Grits festival on Jekyll Island to the Catfish Festival in Kingsland, Georgia but probably the most unique food festival is the Crawfish Festival in Woodbine, Georgia. Held each year on the last weekend in April, this festival features the lowly crawfish […]
The Blessing of the Fleet is a three-day festival in Darien, Georgia each Spring that begins on a Friday evening with live entertainment and ends on Sunday with a blessing and sprinkling with holy water of the area’s fleet of Shrimp Boats. I decided to attend this event on the final day, Sunday, in order […]
I awoke early on the day before Easter with just one thought on my mind: I’ve got to buy my daughter an Easter basket! Being three years old she has really started getting into the excitement of the holidays and today was extra special. Today was the annual Easter Egg Stroll on beautiful Jekyll Island, […]