Community Events

Check out the goings on in the St. Simons Island Community. From festivals, music and workshops to racing events, there is always something happening on St. Simons and the surrounding areas.  

View our Calendar for events happening during your visit to The Golden Isles.

Golden Isles Convention & Visitors Bureau- Click here for a full list of events happening in our area.

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Year-Round Events and Activities

Weekend Entertainment at ECHO - Live local entertainment every Friday and Saturday night at ECHO, located inside The King and Prince Resort. Call our concierge at 912-638-3631, ext. 5109 for more information.

First Fridays - The first Friday of every month stroll the streets of downtown Brunswick. Listen to live music inside and outside, and sample food and drinks. Hours are from 5-8PM.

Second Sundays - 1pm to 7pm. This popular family-friendly music event takes place on the second Sunday of each month at Gascoigne Bluff on St. Simons Island. Each month, the proceeds from Second Sunday benefit a variety of select local charitable organizations. Hundreds of music fans, families, friends - locals and visitors alike - who converge on the park armed with lawn chairs, blankets and coolers, enjoy listening to the live music. Raffle tickets are sold for door prizes contributed by area businesses. Kids can play in the inflatable bounce house and slides. Don’t miss out on this fun-filled community event! 

Art Gallery Exhibits - St. Simons Island - visit, or Brunswick - visit or

Art Classes with Glynn Visual Arts - Established in 1953, Glynn Visual Arts Association is a non-profit 501(c)3 organization serving as the community’s VISUAL ARTS CENTER.  It is supported by donations from members, visual artists and patrons. The Glynn Visual Arts Association’s mission is to promote and encourage creative expression within our community with an emphasis on the visual arts. The Glynn Visual Arts Gallery has two locations, one is located in the “heart” of St. Simons Island at 529 Beachview Drive in the quaint Pier Village on the south end of the Island. The second location that holds its classrooms and large gallery is located at 106 Island Drive. Visit for information on art classes in various media- pottery, drawing, painting, photography, and more. Both children's and adult classes are available year round.

Get Your Muse On is the only place on St. Simons Island, GA where you can experience the fun of a paint party, private party or creative birthday party! Join the in their relaxed & creative atmosphere. They host public events & workshops monthly and their artists are available for private parties. The warehouse space is perfect for Bridal Showers, Team Building events and Children's ( + Big Kids too!) birthday parties. Click here for more information.

Color Me Happy - Color Me Happy is a family-owned paint-your-own-pottery studio where EVERYONE is an artist!  No matter your age or skill level, owners Meghan and Lois will help you create your one-of-a-kind masterpiece with pottery, glass fusing or canvas painting in a relaxing and fun environment. 1426 Newcastle Street, Brunswick. Click here for more information. 

Golden Isles Music Scene - Click here to learn about local musicians and area performances every night of the week.

Golden Isles Speedway - Waynesville, GA (about a 40-minute drive from the Resort) - a 4/10 mile, high-banked, D-shaped dirt track hosts a regular program featuring Limited Late Model, Super Street, Hobby Stock, E-Mod Modified, and Box Stock divisions, along with Spectator and Powder Puff races. Other special events, including the annual 'Super Bowl of Racing,' also highlight the busy schedule. Click here for more information.

“Shaggin’ at Ziggy’s!”-  Golden Isles Shag Club meets on Thursday nights at Ziggy Mahoney's with Beach Music DJ Wayne Bennett. No cover charge. Free Shag lessons with GISC members starting at 7pm with DJ Wayne spinning the best in Beach, Boogie and Blues till 10pm. Doors open at 6pm for food and beverages. 

The Island Players - The Island Players is a community theater company, performing in the Casino Building at the Pier Village.  They offer four main stage productions each year and a youth workshop in the summer. Call 912-638-0338 for more information or click here.

Brunswick Actors' Theatre - The Brunswick Actors' Theatre (BAT) is a 113 seat theatre that is home to six Art Downtown productions a year. Performances are on Saturday nights at 8 pm and on Sunday afternoons at 3 pm. Call 912-280-0023 for more information. 1413 Newcastle Street, Historic Downtown Brunswick.

"Open Mic" Nights - Palm Coast Coffee in the Village.  Treat yourself to a great evening under the oaks at Palm Coast, enjoying or performing your best new material. Enjoy coastal Georgia’s best venue for great talent. Mondays. Sign up starts around 8pm - performers start around 8:30pm.  Click here for information.

Special and Seasonal Events

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