One Upcoming Event to Satisfy the Foodie In You

The Wilmington Island Farmers’ Market will host their Annual Fundraiser on Friday, May 19, 2017 from 5:30 p.m. – 9 p.m. at Molly McGuire's featuring a delicious low country boil, Spanky’s original chicken fingers and signature cocktails.

A family friendly event, children will love kicking off their summer at Molly McGuire’s and sampling both the home-made and professional treats at the bake sale. Parents can bid on silent auction items for themselves or their little ones, including sweets from Savannah Candy Kitchen, a Savannah Bananas fan pack, original paintings and so much more.


Live music from the Cicada Brothers and a 50/50 raffle round out the night’s activities in support of the market and all it does for the island community. This rain or shine event is open to the public. Tickets are required for the low country boil.

Tickets are $30 per person and grant the ticket holder access to a plate of shrimp, Spanky’s original chicken fingers and a signature cocktail. Ticket holders can make their plate anytime between 5:30 p.m. and 9:00 p.m. All of the other attractions can be accessed without a ticket. Only 100 tickets are available. To purchase tickets for the event, please visit the Wilmington Island Farmers’ Market, Eventbrite ( or Molly McGuire’s on April 26 or May 10 from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

To learn more about this event, please contact the Wilmington Island Farmers’ Market’s Fundraising Chair Emily Kesterson at or 614.204.8277.



Molly McGuire’s, a member of the Live Oak Restaurant Group, is a popular restaurant and bar located on Wilmington Island. Known for its fun and relaxing atmosphere, Molly McGuire’s helps locals ‘Unwind on Island Time.’ Live music, a breathtaking cedar gazebo and a delicious menu of seafood and Southern favorites has earned the restaurant a residency on Connect Savannah’s and Savannah Magazine’s respective Best of Savannah lists. The Live Oak Restaurant Group includes other regional mainstays like Tubby’s Tank House and the Spanky’s franchise, which has had a strong presence in Savannah for over 40 years.



The Wilmington Island Farmers’ Market (WIFM) is a nonprofit organization that provides Wilmington Island and adjacent islands’ residents with locally grown produce, baked goods, natural skincare solutions and a variety of artisan creations. Since its establishment in 2012, the WIFM has grown and impacted the community through partnerships with local businesses and nonprofit organizations. WIFM is a beloved seasonal favorite and has come to be known as a go-to family outing for the wholesome fun it offers against the backdrop of beautiful Wilmington Island. For more information, please visit

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