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Rides & Rebs at Fort McAllister State Historic Park

Cars & Coffee, Richmond Hill is teaming up with Fort McAllister State Historic Park to bring you a special event… Rides and Rebels on Saturday, February 6th! I attended this event last year and there were a lot of beautiful cars in a beautiful setting along the Great Ogeechee River. This year is going to…

It's Beginning To Look A Lot Like Christmas...

Nominate Your Favorite Richmond Hill Dish for “100 Plates Locals Love”

Richmond Hill does not have an Olive Garden. We don’t have a Chili’s, an Applebees, an Outback or even a Chic-fil-a. Nope. There’s not a Red Lobster, Ruby Tuesday’s or T.G.I. Friday’s in sight. What we do have is a wide variety of locally-owned restaurants that serve up a daily dose of ah-mazing food and personal service…

Richmond Hill Song By Kris Youmans Band {Free Download}

I was so excited when local gal Kris Youmans contacted me about a song she has written about Richmond Hill. The Kris Youmans Band was able to capture the essence of our coastal town in this easy-going little ditty! Here’s one of my favorite lines: “We’ll take the Boston Whaler and go around the Bend. If…

Great Ogeechee Seafood Festival

  If you love seafood and music, the Great Ogeechee Seafood Festival is the event for you! The festival is in its 17th year and will take place October 16, 17, and 18th at J. F. Gregory Park.   The festival features great live music, fireworks, amusement rides, arts and crafts and the South’s best…

Tour Fort McAllister By Candlelight

It’s October, which means the first hints of fall are coming our way. On Saturday, October, 10th, one of my favorite fall events is happening… the Candle Lantern Tour of Fort McAllister! This tour is a rare opportunity to see this historic Civil War fort after dark. Your tour guide will take you on a path…

The Seven-Mile Bend

Hey there! I’m Christy Sherman, Executive Director of the Richmond Hill Convention and Visitors Bureau. I’m so happy you found my new blog Just Around The Bend.  “What bend,” you might ask? Well, I’m talking about the Seven-Mile Bend in Richmond Hill, Georgia. Our city is just south of Savannah on the Great Ogeechee River,…