We are the Gateway to the Georgia Coast! Experience the history and nature of St. Marys and Cumberland Island. Attractions include the idyllic waterfront and the St. Marys Submarine Museum. Visit the Cumberland Island National Seashore Museum and Cumberland Island Visitors Center, and take the ferry for your island adventure! You’ll enjoy water sports, cycling, themed train excursions, and there’s always shopping and dining! The waterfront park is the site of many free festivals and events throughout the year. Annual events include a Mardi Gras Festival, Independence Day Festival, St. Marys Rock Shrimp Festival, and free concerts in the park. The Cumberland Island National Seashore and Crooked River State Park are true highligts for the area with excellent locations for biking, birdwatching, kayaking, hikink, camping, and more.