TYBEE SALUTES HEROES

 

Oceanfront Cottage Rentals is proud to be one of the sponsoring companies for the inaugural Tybee Salutes Heroes! The event is scheduled for the weekend of November 14th , and promises to be a family friendly fun filled weekend! As part of this event rental costs have been waived for the 50 selected active and retired Military Families to spend the 3-day weekend on Tybee. Oceanfront Cottage Rentals is also offering a 25% military discount for any active or retired military coming in for the event. The 50 selected families are;

50 Military Families

Adams Family, USAF – Retired
Bensken Family, USMC – Retired
Blair Family, US Army – Active Duty
Boone Family, US Army – Active Duty
Bushey Family, USMC – Retired
Bryd Family, USAF – Active Duty
Camp Family, USAF – Active Duty
Chapman Family, US Army – Active Duty
Cheek Family, US Army – Active Duty
Coggins Family, USAF – Retired
Davidson Family, US Army – Active Duty
Davies Family, USAF – Active Duty
Distano Family, USMC – Active Duty
Eckert Family, US Army – Active Duty
Fitch Family, US Army – Retired
Giordano Family, USAF – Active Duty
Grabowsky Family, USAF – Active Duty
Hill Family, USMC – Retired
Hubbell Family, US Army – Active Duty
Jenkins Family, US Army – Active Duty
Johnson Family, USAF – Retired
Lamberson Family, US Army – Active Duty
Linzan Family, US Army – Retired
Lopez Family, USAF – Active Duty
Marcy Family, USMC – Active Duty
Michael Family, US Army – Active Duty
Obrien Family, USN –Retired
Owens Family, US Army – Active Duty
Phillips Family, USAF –Active Duty
Poling Family, US Army – Active Duty
Power Family, US Army – Active Duty
Push Family, US Army – Active Duty
Renn Family, US Navy – Retired
Riley Family, US Army – Retired
Rowley Family, USAF – Active Duty
Saxton Family, US Army – Active Duty
Sharpe Family, US Army – Active Duty
S. Smith Family, USAF – Active Duty
J. Smith Family, USMC – Active Duty
T.  Smith Family, USMC – Active Duty
M. Smith Family, US Army– Retired
Stewart Family, US Army – Active Duty
Tierney Family, US Army – Active Duty
Walrod Family, US Army – Active Duty
Waters Family, US Army – Active Duty
White Family, US Army– Active Duty
Wilson Family, USMC/US Army – Retired
Williams Family, US Army/Marines – Retired Wimberly Family, US Army – Active Duty
Woodruff Family, US Army – Retired


Calendar of Events:

Friday, November 14:

  • Families will receive a welcome bag donated by Visit Tybee filled with coupons and discounts from local businesses.

Saturday, November 15:

  • Official welcome breakfast for military families at American Legion Tybee Post #154 from 8 a.m. -11 a.m.
  • Tybee Salutes Heroes Parade on Butler Avenue beginning at 1:00pm. Parade Route: 14th Street to Butler Ave., then North to Memorial Park (5th Street and Butler Ave.)
  • There will be a ceremony held at the Veterans Memorial at Memorial Park directly after the parade.
  • Celebration at American Legion Tybee Post #154 at 6:30-9:30 p.m. featuring complimentary food, entertainment, children’s activities, and cash bar.

Sunday, November 16:

  • Rest and relaxation on Tybee Island.

Monday, November 17:

  • Check-out by 10 a.m.

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