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Why These St. George Island Events Are the Best of the Year

16 Mar 2020 08:30 AM by Collins Vacation Rentals Staff
Why These St. George Island Events Are the Best of the Year

St. George Island has everything you need for a great coastal vacation at any time of year. With excellent 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 an extra special occasion, 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 locals and have some fun at any of these St. George Island events during your next trip to the Forgotten Coast. Are you looking for even more Forgotten Coast events and activities for your family? Our Things to Do page lists all of the best functions that the island has to offer. In addition to outdoor activities, it 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. It has everything you need to plan a fantastic vacation!

Have Fun All Year Long at These St. George Island Events!

Find Your Favorite Brew at St. George Island Brewfest 

Brews, beaches, and benefits for the animals! Everything about the St. George Island Brewfest is perfect for beer and animal lovers. The event  features a broad selection of craft beers and innovative food! If that isn't enough, all proceeds from the event benefit the Franklin County Animal Shelter. Head over to Paddy’s Raw Bar and Journeys of SGI to join in on this unforgettable event! 

Jam out to the Best Music at Rock by the Sea  

Come to Harry A’s to participate in Rock By The Sea. This annual charity music festival is one of the best St. George Island events for lovers of good tunes and live entertainment. For several days, Rock By The Sea  features a variety of bands and artists, while raising funds to support a great cause.  

Delight Your Inner Foodie at the Florida Seafood Festival 

What better place to unite seafood lovers than the Apalachicola River? You’ll thoroughly enjoy spending time at the annual Florida Seafood Festival. Gather under the shady oaks of Apalachicola’s Battery Park to see the blue crab races and the parade. Then, enjoy arts and crafts, live entertainment, and, of course, seafood! 

Bask in the Moonlight at These Full Moon Climbs

Ready to climb the coolest lighthouses on the Forgotten Coast? Stop by the Crooked River Lighthouse or the Cape St. George Island Lighthouse for a unique moonlit experience. From the Crooked River Lighthouse you’ll enjoy the gorgeous sight of the St. George sound, Carrabelle Beach, and Dog Island. Full Moon climbs are family-friendly and take place several times throughout the year. Don’t miss this one-of-a-kind opportunity! 

Relax at a Gorgeous Collins Vacation Home

After a fun day at one of these St. George Island events, enjoy your evening at a Collins vacation home. You deserve a fantastic place to retreat to during your vacation, and our rentals are beautiful, comfortable, and convenient. Request one of our rental guides to see the full range of options available for your next St. George Island getaway.

Arrive, relax, and enjoy the island vibes! Contact us today, and we’ll be happy to help you start planning your next trip to St. George Island!