Food, Fun, and Music - 3 of the Best St. George Island Events!

01 Sep 2017 08:30 AM by Collins Vacation Rentals Staff
Food, Fun, and Music - 3 of the Best St. George Island Events!

St. George Island has everything you need for a great coastal vacation at any time of year. With great fishing, beautiful beaches, and plenty of ways to enjoy the water, a trip here is always unforgettable. However, if you’re looking to plan a vacation around something extra special, these St. George Island events are a great place to start. The following are a few fun ways to immerse yourself in the culture of the region. Take a look, and enjoy a celebration on SGI!
Mingle with local and have some fun at one of these St. George Island events during your next trip to the Forgotten Coast. Interested in finding even more St. George Island events and activities for your family? Our Things to Do page lists all of the best that the island has to offer. In addition to outdoor activities, it also contains a range of restaurants and local businesses that your family will love! The next time you find yourself planning a trip to St. George Island, don’t forget to check our Things to Do page first. It contains everything you need to plan an amazing vacation!

3 Amazing St. George Island Events 

St. George Island Art & Wine Splash

Sponsored by the St. George Island Business Association, the St. George Island Art & Wine Splash is a great way to see some amazing local art and sip excellent vintages when the weather starts to cool. Enjoy mingling among interesting artwork, great people, and the monarch butterflies that appear on SGI during this time of year! Check the event’s Facebook page for more information on how to attend. 

Rock By The Sea

Come to Harry As to participate in this charity music festival! One of the best St. George Island events for lovers of live bands, it will feature several artists and acts over the course of 3-days. Expect to hear music by groups like The Currys, The Georgia Flood, and Stolen Rhodes, and individual performers like Steve Everett, Amy Gerhartz, and Michael Tolcher. In addition to bringing an awesome lineup to town, every Rock By The Sea event also supports a great cause. Visit their website to learn more. 


St. George Island events like PaddleJam are perfect for people who can’t get enough of the water. With locations in Apalachicola and on SGI, this 3-day festival is a celebration of the Forgotten Coast through paddle sports, music, and food. There are installments in both the spring and fall presented by the Forgotten Coast Paddle Club. 

Relax at a Gorgeous Collins Vacation Home

After a fun day at one of these St. George Island events, come enjoy your evening at a Collins Vacation Home. Our homes come fully stocked with all of the amenities you need to have a vacation you’ll never forget. We even have rental homes right on the beach, so that you can take full advantage of our location on the stunning Forgotten Coast. You deserve an amazing place to get away during your vacation, and our rentals are beautiful, comfortable, and convenient. Request one of our rental guides today to see the full range of options available for your next St. George Island getaway.

When you stay with us on St. George Island, you can rest easy knowing that we’ve taken care of all the details. Arrive, relax, and enjoy the island life! Contact us today, and we’ll be happy to help you start planning your next trip to St. George Island!