Ossabaw Island
Pig Roast & Art Auction

Ossabaw Island Pig Roast & Art Auction

The Ossabaw Island Foundation has redesigned our fall Pig Roast for the era of social distancing.  Instead of one big HOG of a party, we’re having three smaller events:

2020 Ossabaw Island Three Little Pig Roasts (October 23 – 25)


Pig-Roast-To-Go (your very own takeout pig roast on the mainland) Available Friday, October 23 or Saturday, October 24

Tickets or To-Go boxes click here!

Three Little Pig Roasts:

  • Friday, October 23
    • Pig-Roast-To-Go (your very own takeout pig roast on the mainland) 11:00 am-3:00 pm
    • Or Ossabaw Island Event, 3:30pm – 7:00pm
  • Saturday, October 24 Pig-Roast-To-Go (your very own takeout pig roast on the mainland) 11:00 am-3:00 pm
  • Sunday, October 25, Ossabaw Island Event, 3:30pm – 7:00pm

Ossabaw Island Event: Limited to 25 guests per day, the late afternoon parties held at the Main House on Ossabaw Island feature delicious barbecue and side dishes, Savannah-brewed craft beers(Ossabaw IPA by Service) , organic wines, and live music from our favorite Ossabaw musicians. Return to the mainland as the sun sets over Ossabaw Sound. 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.

Special Thanks to Our 2020 Pig Roast & Art Auction Sponsors!

Patricia Barmeyer & Ward Wight

Archie & Sally Davis

Georgia Power

Taqueria del Sol

Chatham Orthopaedic Associates

Katherine & Scott Warden

Karen A. Clark, CPA

Queensborough National Bank & Trust Co.

Savannah Distributing Co.

South State Bank

Lisa & Mason White

Bernard Williams & Co.
John “Crawfish” Crawford
Pamela Brandt & Clay Doherty
Patty & Todd Deveau
Eling Family
Folta Family
Ben & Sharon Gainey
Leigh & Bobby Goff
John & Melanie Helmken
Judy & Walter Hoyt, Sr.
Ruth Knox
Longwater & Company
Manly Shipley LLP
Mermaid Cottages LLC
Gerry & Ron Sattele
Savannah Coastal Ecotours
Service Brewing Co.
Jeff Simyon
Southern Environmental Law Center
Team Callahan at Keller Williams Realty
Christiana & Bart Turner
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Artwork Donation Deadlines:
Friday September 25, 2020 – For listing in program & complimentary ticket to a creative day on Ossabaw Island, Monday, October 26, 2020.
Friday October 16, 2020 – 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 Creative Day on Ossabaw Island, Monday, October 26, to be used by the artist, as thanks for your contribution. There are 20 tickets set aside for contributing artists. Artist day trip tickets may be claimed when art is received, but no later than  Friday, Sept. 25.


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 2020 Sponsor

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