Jekyll Island Christmas Tree Lighting Festival
November 29th at 4pm; Free
As the giant community Christmas tree is lighted, the Island’s magical holiday season begins! Bring the family for this fun and festive event as Santa is welcomed and crafts, food, jingle bell tours and special holiday entertainment await. And stay late for the fireworks! This beloved annual event happens on the lawn of the Sans Souci in the Historic District.
December 9th at 3:30-5pm; $25 per person
Holiday High Tea has become a holiday tradition at the Jekyll Island Club Hotel. Enjoy the sounds of the season while you sip on our expansive selection of teas and dine on tea sandwiches, soup, warm scones with fruit compote and exquisite holiday suites.
December 10th at 12-2pm; $32 per person
Chef Lewie and Chef Joel show how to prepare three courses with questions and comments welcomed from the audience. Enjoy a Spiced Butternut Squash Bisque, Sapelo Farms Cane Syrup and Plum Glazed Roast Duck, Cranberry Wild Rice, and Peppermint Bark. The relaxed atmosphere gives guests an opportunity to learn howto prepare and present delicious fare and to exchange ideas with the chef and each other. Very generous tasting of each course; a glass of complimentary wine and printed, easy-to follow recipes. Early reservations are suggested.
December 14th at 11:30am-2:00pm; Fee for pictures
Eager children can bring their wish list as jolly old St. Nick arrives to Crane Cottage and welcomes young and old (no charge). A photographer will be available to capture the moment (fee).
Christmas Cookie Workshop
December 17th & 18th at 2-4pm; $15
Spend a sweet afternoon with our Pastry Chefs for the fun of decorating Christmas cookies. Each guest will receive one dozen cookies to decorate and take home. Colored icings, sprinkles and more fun decorations will be available along with punch and mulled cider! Join us in the Morgan Center for this annual tradition.
December 17th Tickets
December 18th Tickets
December 19th-24th at 4:30-5:20pm; Free
Come hear the sounds of the season as Tim Akins bagpipes around the hotel. Join us for this free event and get into the holiday spirit! This event will take place December 19-24, 2014 from 4:30-5:20pm.
December 31st at 8pm-2am; $25
Ring in the New Year Millionaire style at the Jekyll Island Club Hotel. We will have an After Dinner Party at the Morgan Center with a DJ and Dancing. The party will feature Chocolate Fondue, a Gourmet Grilled Cheese Station, Breakfast Sliders and more! Admission is free to patrons dining in the Grand Dining Room and only $25.00 for the public. This is the holiday party you don’t want to miss, gather your friends and head over to Jekyll Island for New Year’s Eve.