Explore Jekyll Island, GA

By Julie Chapman, New Homes Sales Ormond, New Smyrna, Daytona Be
(DR Horton )
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Date:  Fridays at 7:00 p.m. October 3-24 Event:  Folklore, Rumor and Myth Tour Location:    Jekyll Island Museum Description:  At dusk, tour the Jekyll Island Historic District and hear spine-tingling tales that have been told for centuries.  For More Information:  Call Jekyll Island Museum 912-...

By Julie Chapman, New Homes Sales Ormond, New Smyrna, Daytona Be
(DR Horton )
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Brought to you by the Jekyll Island Authority and the Wild Georgia Shrimp Association Shrimp & Grits: The Wild Georgia Shrimp Festival. Both chefs (who can enter the competition) and seafood lover's (enjoy the food) will enjoy this weekend starting Friday, September 19.  But to burn off some calo...
Join the Georgia Shrimp Association and the Jekyll Island Authority for the 3rd annual Shrimp and Grits Festival.  The festival begins on Friday September 19, 2008 and concludes on September 21, 2008.  The festival consists of a golf tournament, cook-offs, live entertainment, kid friendly fun zon...

By Julie Chapman, New Homes Sales Ormond, New Smyrna, Daytona Be
(DR Horton )
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Date: September 1 Event: Jekyll Island Gold Cup Adult Soccer Tournament Description: Regional and National adult soccer teams - 3 day tournament   Location: Jekyll Island Soccer Fields   For more information visit www.gacups.com.   ----------------------------------------------------------------...

By Julie Chapman, New Homes Sales Ormond, New Smyrna, Daytona Be
(DR Horton )
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The Georgia Sea Turtle Center designed for sea turtle rehabilitation, research and education on sea turtles opened in June 2007 on Jekyll Island, Georgia.  The Center is very much like an emergency room and rehabilitation center for injured and sick turtles in addition to scientific research. You...

By Julie Chapman, New Homes Sales Ormond, New Smyrna, Daytona Be
(DR Horton )
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Jekyll Island is a barrier island off the coast of Georgia and is known as one of the Golden Isles of Georgia.  The road leading to the Jekyll Island Club and historic district is lined with beautiful live oak trees.   The Jekyll Island Club Hotel was originally a hunting retreat built in 1888 f...

By Julie Chapman, New Homes Sales Ormond, New Smyrna, Daytona Be
(DR Horton )
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Logan decided to take a day out on Jekyll Island.  So, Logan got his driver/photographer and hit the road.  Over the Jekyll Island Causeway and to the right to an 11 acre water park Summer Waves. After leaving the water park, Logan decides what's next.....the beach. Logan poses for the paparazzi...

By Julie Chapman, New Homes Sales Ormond, New Smyrna, Daytona Be
(DR Horton )
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Children of all ages enjoy Summer Waves.....the 11 acre water park on Jekyll Island, Georgia.  Summer Waves can be enjoyed this year all the way into September - see the Summer Waves Schedule for calendar of times of dates.  The Frantic Atlantic Wave Pool at Summer Waves water park on Jekyll Isla...

By Julie Chapman, New Homes Sales Ormond, New Smyrna, Daytona Be
(DR Horton )
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There is a saying that once your feet have touched the sands of Jekyll Island, you will always return.  My own feet touched that sand as a toddler and I returned home when my son was a toddler and his feet followed in my footsteps........ Good Morning America allowed its viewers to choose their W...

By Julie Chapman, New Homes Sales Ormond, New Smyrna, Daytona Be
(DR Horton )
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Hands on History Activities Location:  Jekyll Island Event: Embark on a guided learning adventure with several different which include architectural adventures, colonial kids' games, simulated archaeology excavations, old-fashioned bread and butter making, young inventors' workshops, bridge buil...

By Julie Chapman, New Homes Sales Ormond, New Smyrna, Daytona Be
(DR Horton )
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Today was another day to take a quick after work mini vacation on Jekyll Island....we started with a quick walk on the beach. Next a quick bike ride....this is the view where we unload the bikes to start on the nature trail..... A quick stop to shoot a photo of the driftwood on Driftwood Beach......

By Julie Chapman, New Homes Sales Ormond, New Smyrna, Daytona Be
(DR Horton )
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On  the north end of Jekyll Island, Georgia, you will find one of only two remaining Georgia pre-revolutionary structures made of tabby.  Originally the house was the residence of Major William Horton, one of General James Oglethorpe's most trusted military aides. Major Horton was the first Engl...

By Julie Chapman, New Homes Sales Ormond, New Smyrna, Daytona Be
(DR Horton )
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After spending the day with clients, my husband and I decided to take a walk on the beach on Jekyll Island.  This is the view from the parking lot of our beaches on Memorial Day weekend........(even on holidays, Jekyll is not crowded.) The birds were feeding along the shore line.. Man with hooks ...
  Summer Waves, Jekyll Island's renowned water park, opens today Saturday May 10 for its 20th Season. Summer Waves Water Park features rides such as the Force 3 - where you spiral down 150 ft of fully enclosed feet of twisting slide know as Thunder or a 32 foot plunge known as Lightening for its ...

By Julie Chapman, New Homes Sales Ormond, New Smyrna, Daytona Be
(DR Horton )
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Moms, Have your family bring you to the world renowned beaches of Jekyll Island on Mother's Day - May 11 for the Mother's Day Island Treasure Hunter.  There are handcrafted glass globes that are made by artists from across the country especially for this Jekylll Island Event. These globes have be...

By Julie Chapman, New Homes Sales Ormond, New Smyrna, Daytona Be
(DR Horton )
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Family Easter Festival On Jekyll Island (one of the Golden Isles of Georgia)March 22, 2008 www.jekyllisland.comPhone:  912-635-3636 Plan to spend an afternoon of kid-friendly activities and entertainment in the Jekyll Island Historic Landmark District. Activities include pictures with the Easter...

By Julie Chapman, New Homes Sales Ormond, New Smyrna, Daytona Be
(DR Horton )
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   Beach on Jekyll Island     Pier   Dunes on Jekyll Island   Saint Simons Island Pier  Here you can walk the beach, jog on the beach, lay on the beach, walk your dog on the beach, visit historical sites such as Christ Church and Christ Church Cemetery, take a swim in the ocean, kayak, sail, wind...

By Sally Hardman
(Beachcomber Properties powered by eXp Realty)
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 View many other wonderful photos & read informative articles about Jekyll & the surrounding areas including Brunswick, St. Simons & Sea Island, GA by going to  www.jekyllislandhistory.comIt seems an article or letters to the editor concerning the planned new hotels & restaurants specifically on ...

By Julie Chapman, New Homes Sales Ormond, New Smyrna, Daytona Be
(DR Horton )
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Come and enjoy our beaches and Summer Waves Water Park on Jekyll Island.  A little background on our area: Glynn County has a very diverse economy made up of tourism, a growing port facility, a Federal Law Enforcement Training Center, industrial plants and a healthy mix of retirees. The area enjo...

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