Category Archives: Georgia

GA: Treasure Hunt on Jekyll Island

Jekyll Island, GA Exit 29: Every winter, throughout the months of January and February, the Jekyll Island Authority hosts a beach treasure hunt known as Island Treasures. The origin of the event dates back to the early 1900s, when fishermen … Continue reading

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GA: Bring Your Appetite to Sample at the Birthplace of Brunswick Stew

Brunswick, GA Exit 29: Brunswick Rockin’ Stewbilee takes place annually at Mary Ross Waterfront Park, recognizing Brunswick, Georgia as the birthplace of the original Brunswick Stew. As the oft-told tale goes, a slave cook named Jimmy Matthews created the concoction … Continue reading

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GA: Bonaventure Cemetery After Hours – After Dark Stories

Savannah, GA Exit 99: Do you like old cemeteries? Wanna see one after its closed to the public? Are you intrigued by Secret Societies, Old World Rituals, Freemasonry, The New World Order,  Stories of love, murder, bootlegging. root doctors, “The … Continue reading

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GA: New Year’s Day Plunge into the Atlantic Ocean on Tybee Island

Tybee Island, GA Exit 99: Running into the chilly Atlantic might not be the typical way to celebrate New Year’s Day, but for the last 18 years, the Tybee Polar Plunge has done just that. The annual Tybee Polar Plunge, … Continue reading

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GA: Kingsland for Southern-fried Catfish and Small Town Family Fun

Kingsland, GA Exit 3: Enjoy this down-home festival with crispy Southern-fried catfish and all the fixings,  festival goers can feast on this and much more at Kingsland’s 35th Annual Catfish Festival. The family-fun, outdoor festival kicks off at 9am Saturday, … Continue reading

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GA: Checkout Beautiful St Marys Waterfront through a Type-8 Periscope

St. Marys, GA Exit 3: – Imagine an attic full of personal memorabilia of many submariners, and you get the feel of this homey museum. The St. Marys Submarine Museum gives visitors a real feel for life aboard a submarine. … Continue reading

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GA: Sample and Vote the Best Ice Creams in Darien

Darien, GA Exit 49: Ready for some homemade ice cream? Lucky you, it’s that time again for the annual Ice Cream Churn-Off at Ashantilly Center. What a tasty idea, combining everyone’s favorite dessert with a fundraiser benefiting the nonprofit Ashantilly … Continue reading

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GA: This Exhibit in Savannah is Going to the Dogs

Savannah, GA Exit 99 to I-16 East: William Wegman (American, b. 1943) is an internationally-renowned artist with a prolific career spanning five decades. He is well known for his photographs of his beloved Weimaraners, a collaboration that began with his dog, … Continue reading

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GA: Celebrate the Fourth of July on a Fireworks Cruise

Savannah, GA Exit 99: Celebrate our nation’s independence with Savannah Riverboat Cruises’ special Fireworks Cruise on Tuesday, July 4, 2017. Relax and enjoy the sights and sounds of a city founded in 1733. During the one-and-a-half hour cruise, guests can dance … Continue reading

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GA: Get Ready to Get Dirty: Mud, Obstacles and Fun

Pooler, GA Exit 102: This is more than just a mud run it’s the biggest, baddest, muddiest party in town. This year’s  MudFest race will be 5 miles or 5 kilometers of mud and obstacles, each year is bigger and better, … Continue reading

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