Plan Your Stay Around Exciting Events & Festivals on Jekyll
This Jekyll Island oceanside hotel provides our guests with a wonderful home base for all the many events and recreational activities avaialble close by. Hampton Inn & Suites, Jekyll Island's beachside resort, makes for the perfect vacation spot. Even if you are coming for business, we'll help you work in a little fun while visiting the Golden Isles of Georgia. Plan to coast a while and play in the sun with us!
US Kid's Golf Jekyll Island Cup - March 22 - 24, 2013
Island wide March US Kid's Golf event provides young golfers aged 6-14, a venue to compete for individual honors on Jekyll Island's beautiful golf courses.
Easter Egg Stroll - March 30, 2013
Annual family friendly Easter gathering in the Historic District is held on the Saturday prior to Easter Sunday. Search and find hidden Easter eggs along Pier Road, have a photo with the Easter Bunny and enjoy pony rides and other kid friendly activities. Special section for the little ones 3 and under.
Doo Whop & Rock - April 12, 2013
This golden oldies showcase from the producers of the Motown Christmas Concert brings four classic acts to the Jekyll Island
Shell-E-Brate Earth Day - April 13, 2013
The Georgia Sea Turtle Center Celebrates Earth Day!Come enjoy the fun - education, conservation, and fun for the whole family.
Jekyll Island July 4th Celebration - July 4, 2013
Join friends and family for day-long celebration island style! Enjoy a full day of fun events, music, great food all day long.
Jekyll Island Beach Music Festival - stay tuned for 2013 dates!
A 28 year tradition hosted by the Jekyll Island Authority and Golden Isles Shag Club, the Jekyll Island Beach Music Festival is the largest Beach Music Festival on the Georgia coast. A great way to celebrate the summer season, the festival includes multiple beach music parties, dance lessons, and the always popular free beach concert.
Shrimp & Grits: The Wild Georgia Shrimp Festival - September 20 - 22, 2013
A weekend celebration of two of Georgia's most beloved foods - shrimp & grits. Featuring a cook-off, shrimp boat tours, cooking demonstrations, arts and crafts, live entertainment and a kid-friendly fun zone. A must for food & fun lovers!
Georgia-Florida Golf Classic - October 24-26, 2013
Whether you are a Bulldawg or Gator fan, prepare for the annual football rivalry of the Jacksonville's BIG GAME with this pre-game golf tournament on Jekyll Island's beautiful courses. This 31 year tradition provides a perfect mix of golf, food & fun!
Christmas History on Jekyll Island - November 24, 2013 - January 2, 2014
Jekyll Island is transformed for the holidays! The Historic District will be decorated in Christmas grandeur and special themed tours will take visitors back in time to Christmas during the elegant Club era. The season begins with the Christmas Tree Lighting on the Saturday following Thanksgiving and continues with storytelling, caroling, craft workshops and more.