The Savannah Ocean Exchange presents "American Idol" winner Ruben Studdard performing live at the International Beach Party on Tybee Island’s North Beach Stage, Saturday, Sept. 15 starting at 6 p.m. The event is free and open to the public. Studdard will be joined by recording artist Trevor Hall. The concert begins at 7p.m.
September 15, 2012, 4:00 pm - 11:59 pm
North End Parking Lot
33 Meddin Dr.
Tybee Island, GA 31328
The International Beach Party kicks off a week-long schedule of events and activities, called the Inspiration Exchange, hosted by the SOE. The Inspiration Exchange is designed to celebrate the arts and culture of coastal living throughout Savannah.
On Sunday, Sept. 16, the SOE welcomes families from across the region for a day of celebration in Forsyth Park at The International Ocean Connection Picnic. The picnic will feature the Armed Forces marching band, an array of international cuisine and
A full list of events can be found on the SOE website: savannahoceanexchange.org. Among the scheduled activities are an art exhibit at Fort Pulaski, a Gullah-Geechee Celebration at Savannah State University, a Children’s Film Festival at the Tybee Island Marine Science Center and the Festival de Ocean hosted at various sites across Tybee Island.
The SOE is a local organization with global reach. Each year, the SOE hosts the Solutions Exchange, an international $200,000 competition to find business solutions that reduce the use of natural resources and have a positive impact on the world’s oceans, while supporting cultures and economies around the world. Corporations and individuals compete for two $100,000 prizes, supported by worldwide sponsors Gulfstream and Wallenius Wilhelmsen Logistics. The 2012 Solutions Exchange will take place Sept. 19-21 at the Savannah Intl Trade Center. For additional information, interested parties are encouraged to visit savannahoceanexchange.org or call Cort Atkinson, Co-Founder and CEO at 912-660-4696. For more information on the concert and all other Ocean Exchange events, please visit the website at, http://savannahoceanexchange.org/inspiration-exchange/