Ossabaw Island
Pig Roast & Art Auction

Ossabaw Island Pig Roast & Art Auction


Saturday October 26th, 2019


Click here to purchase tickets:  on sale September 2


Join us on October 26th, 2019 for the Ossabaw Island Pig Roast & Art Auction.  Enjoy the beauty and ambiance of Ossabaw Island while contributing to the sustainability of the Ossabaw Island Foundation’s exceptional educational, cultural, and scientific programs.

  • Fabulous cuisine and libations served on the grounds of the large Spanish Colonial Revival-style Torrey West Main House
  • Bid on exceptional art donated by renowned local and regional artists
  • Experience an unforgettable auction led by Ossabaw’s colorful auctioneer
  • Explore the Torrey West Main House and grounds, the restored tabby houses and the island’s natural environment.

Special Thanks to Our 2019 Pig Roast & Art Auction Sponsors!

Archie & Sally Davis, The Dickinson Family, Georgia Power, Taqueria del Sol

Jenny Lynn & Waldo Bradley, Bull River Marina, Mario Castro / Remax Executive / Broker in North and South Carolina, Chatham Orthopaedic Associates, Patty & Todd Deveau, King & Spalding LLP, The Landings Association, Longwater & Company, Queensborough National Bank & Trust Co., Sea Island

Abshire Public Relations, BB&T Wealth, Eric Bromley, Team Callahan at Keller Williams Realty, Leigh & Bobby Goff, Ruth Knox, Rose Lane & Chuck Leavell, Manly Shipley LLP, Mary Georgia Mohr, Moon River Brewing Company, Savannah Distributing Company, South State Bank, SunTrust, Zelda & Sheldon Tenenbaum, Lisa & Mason White

Clark & Debbie Alexander, Patricia Barmeyer & Ward Wight, Bernard Williams & Company, John Crawford, Dock Supply & Construction, Georgia Ports Authority, John & Melanie Helmken, Judy & Walter Hoyt, Sr., Cecil & Sandra Hudson, Mermaid Cottages, Paul & Jane Pressly, Savannah Coastal EcoTours, Southern Environmental Law Center, Spanish Moss Printing, Shirley & Tom Sullivan, symbioscity, Bart & Christiana Turner, Walks on Wassaw

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Call For Artists

Artwork Donation Deadlines:
Friday September 20, 2019 – For listing in program & complimentary ticket
Friday October 11, 2019 – Final artwork deadline


The Ossabaw Island Foundation (TOIF) is seeking donations of Ossabaw Island-inspired artwork to be sold in the silent auction at the Pig Roast, our organization’s only fundraiser. All types of visual art and fine crafts are welcomed –paintings, drawings, photography, sculpture, mixed media, wood turning, etc.


Any artist who has spent time on Ossabaw is invited to contribute a work of art (minimum value $195) for this signature annual event. Each donating artist is eligible to receive one complimentary ticket to this year’s Pig Roast, to be used by the artist, as thanks for your contribution. There are 50 tickets set aside for contributing artists. Artist tickets may be claimed when art is received, but no later than  Friday, Sept. 20.


Click Here for Art Donation Details

Sponsorships Available Now!

Sponsorship Benefits


  • Complimentary tickets to the Pig Roast
  • First choice on boat departure time traveling to the Pig Roast
  • Pre-selection of return-to-mainland boat times
  • Listing on the event program and all event publicity (print, mailing / email / social media)
  • Recognition in the Ossabaw Oracle newsletter in January, mailed to 3,500 friends of Ossabaw and 2,300 email addresses
  • Inclusion on the Ossabaw Island Foundation website through August 2020


Click Here to become a 2019 Sponsor

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