Bring your fur baby to see Santa and get their picture taken with Mr. and Mrs. Claus. Big or small, Santa loves them all. We will be in the Atrium at the St. Simons Casino Building from 3:00 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. This is a FREE event. **Please consider bringing a donation for Glynn County Animal Services and help make their season bright (food, treats, toys)**. For more information, click HERE.
Join Santa for some extra holiday fun with a visit to the Winter Carnival & Big Truck Roundup December 3 at 12-4 p.m. Visit with Santa and be sure to let him know those last-minute Christmas wishes until 4 p.m. Kids can enjoy free carnival rides, games, and music on the Village Green. Plus, sit behind the wheel of emergency vehicles from Jekyll Island Fire/EMS and Georgia State Patrol at Great Dunes Beach Park. This event is free and open to the public.
- Bungee Trampoline
- Ballistic Swing
- Pirates Revenge
- Trackless Train
- Reckless Ride
- Human Snow Globe – A fun holiday photo op!
- Toy Town Playland
- Pink Dream Bounce Slide
Holly Jolly Jekyll Light Parade: December 10 at 7 – 8 p.m. Watch as Santa and his many friends make their way around the island in a variety of vehicles lit up in their holiday best! View the parade from spectator viewing spots or sign-up to join in the fun! Participant prizes will be awarded in various categories by Santa’s helpers!
Santa Photo Op at Crafts in the Village on Sunday, December 11, from 1:00-4:00 p.m. Perfect time to sneak in that family photo op, while you shop and celebrate art & handmade items of all kinds.
The ultimate coastal Christmas tradition is back! Head to the St Simons Island Pier this year, before it’s too late and you miss Santa Claus himself come ashore with merriment in his eyes for all children of islanders young or old. This Event Happens: December 17th at 2:30 p.m. Please call St. Simons Bait & Tackle for more information at (912) 634-1888.
Bring the kiddos for Breakfast with Santa at Oaks on the River in Darien, Saturday, December 17, from 8:00-10:00 a.m. Enjoy a delicious breakfast buffet and grab a photo with Ol’ St. Nick. $15 for children ages 2-12, $25 for ages 13+, free for children 2 and under. Make reservations at oaksontheriver.com.
The route primarily takes Santa along Demere Road, Mallory Street and Frederica Roads with stops at the following locations;
- St. Simons Casino, Postell Park (approximately 5:00 pm.)
- Parking lot at Shops at Demere
- Oglethorpe Point Elementary School