Friday, Jan. 17

“Drop Dead,” will be performed by The Island Players at 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday and 3 p.m. Sunday through Jan. 19 at the Casino Theatre, 530 Beachview Drive, St. Simons Island. See for ticket prices.

Saturday, Jan. 18

Yoga in the Park, a free community yoga class, will begin at 9 a.m. on the dock at Fort Frederica National Monument The class will accommodate all levels of yoga ability. Details: 912-638-3639, ext. 104.

Sunday, Jan. 19

Jekyll Island Marathon, half-marathon and 10K will begin at 7:30 a.m. at the Jekyll Island Convention Center. Visit for entry fees, race weekend details and other information.

Tuesday, Jan. 21

SoundBites, a musical salon presented by the Coastal Symphony of Georgia, will begin at 7 p.m. at Thrive, 3615 Frederica Road, on St. Simons Island. Out From Behind, a brass quartet, will perform. Cost is $45 per person. Details:

Friday, Jan. 24

Cabaret: A Gatsby Gala will begin at 6 p.m. at The Cloister Ballroom, on Sea Island. The evening will feature a cocktail reception, silent auction, seated dinner, live auction and entertainment Tickets are $180 per person. Details:

Saturday, Jan. 25

Merry Mixer Mardi Gras will be from 6-10 p.m. at Halyards and Tramici, on St. Simons Island. Cost is $125 per person, and proceeds benefit the Boys and Girls Clubs of Southeast Georgia. Details:

Sunday, Jan. 26

Camellias at Hofwyl will be the topic of a presentation by Master Gardener Linda Hlozansky, at 2 p.m. in the Visitors Center at Hofwyl Broadfield Plantation, 5556 U.S. Highway 17, in Brunswick. Admission is $8 for adults, $7 for seniors and $5 for youth 6-17. Children 5 and younger are admitted free. Details: 912-264-7333 or

“Carmen” will be performed by the Peach State Opera at 3 p.m. at the Ritz Theatre, 1530 Newcastle St., in Brunswick. Details and ticket prices: or 912-262-6934.

Saturday, Feb. 1

The Art of Flight, a benefit gala for Glynn Visual Arts, will be from 6-9 p.m. at the “Museum Hangar,” 1759 Demere Road. The event will feature aerial dance troupe Aerial Elements, live 1970’s and 1980’s music by Shadofax, flight-themed cocktails and artfully presented food. Cocktail attire is requested. Tickets are $150 per person. Details:, or call 912-638-8770.

Feb. 6 – Feb. 9

Whiskey, Wine & Wildlife – W3, a culinary event on Jekyll Island that blends gourmands with nature will be held at The Westin Jekyll Island and in the Jekyll Island Beach Village. The event will feature the South’s best chefs, sommeliers and vintners, along with wildlife experts and live entertainment and a VIP lounge throughout the weekend. The festivities begin on Thursday with the W3 Wine Dinner and Launch Party with celebrity chef Whitney Otawka. Other features include the W3 Wine Cruise with Capt. Philip, W3 Master Class Pours, Food & Wine Pairing Dynamics and Whiskey Inspired, all on Friday; Uncaged at The Westin and Whiskey, Wine & Wildlife — W3, both on Saturday, and the W3 Sunday Brunch on Sunday afternoon. Tickets may be purchased singly, or packaged for multiple events. A full schedule, with ticket prices and complete details, may be found at

Friday, Feb. 7

First Friday will be held from 5-8 p.m. along Newcastle and Gloucester streets in downtown Brunswick. Details: 912-265-4032.