Posts Tagged Jekyll Island

Music and Merlot at the Jekyll Island Clubs Morgan Center

The “Songwriter’s Evening,” first in the series, features Richard Leigh and Archie Jordan performing their award winning songs.  In between songs, Richard and Archie will explain how they develop songs, what inspires them, and the stories behind some of their most popular hits.  It will take place on November 19th.  Tickets range from $20-$85 and can be purchased by calling 912-635-3636.  VIP tickets include hors d’oeuvers at the pre-concert reception, 1 glass of complimentary wine and a ticket to the show.  A cash bar will also be on hand.  Space is limited.

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Wild Georgia Shrimp Festival: A Great Weekend

Of all things that say “Southern,”  few are as distinctively delicious as Shrimp and Grits!   So indulged yourself Friday, Sept. 16 through Sunday, Sept. 18, at the Jekyll Island Wild Georgia Shrimp & Grits Festival.  Amateur and professional shrimp & grits cooking competition, shrimp boat tours, cooking demonstrations, book signing, arts & crafts, live entertainment are among the weekend festivities.  It’s well worth an annual trip to the lovely Jekyll Island!

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Don’t Miss This!

Venture down to Jekyll Island, August 20-21, for the 27th Annual Beach Music Festival and BBQ Competition!  It will the last year held at the Jekyll Island Convention Center and the first year held at Great Dunes Park. Should prove fun for the whole family.

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Shrimp Lovers Alert!

The 4th Annual Shrimp & Grits: The Wild Georgia Shrimp Festival kicks off Friday,  Sept. 18, for three days of shrimp lovers’ fun!  Cooking competitions, shrimp boat excursions,  shrimp eating contests, cooking demos, entertainment and much more at Jekyll Island’s beautiful historic district.  Friday night kicks off with $3.00 shrimp night, where for $3,  you can sample each of the many vendors shrimp dishes.

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Shrimp and Grits, anyone?

If you love Shrimp and Grits, especially Wild Georgia Shrimp and Grits, head on out to Jekyll Island the weekend of Sept. 19, 20 & 21 for the Shrimp & Grits Festival. There will be shrimp and seafood dishes from several local restaurants, a shrimp & grits competition for chefs, plus music, arts, crafts, antiques and collectibles and more! You can also take a shrimping excursion or explore a shrimp boat. Starts Friday at 5 pm, Sat. at 10 am, and Sunday at noon.

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Chef’s Demonstration April 16th

Chef Rob of the Jekyll Island Club Hotel will be demostrating how to cook with a wok.  As each of the courses are prepared, guests will be served a generous tasting.  What better excuse to travel to Jekyll Island?  Reserve your spot early.  800-535-9547

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