Jekyll Island holding Mother Nature Festival in April

Jekyll Island is going to have its first Mother Nature Festival on April 18.

The popular Georgia tourist stop will feature many outdoor activities for families. All will encourage eco-friendly behavior.

The main hub of activity will be the Georgia Sea Turtle Center which will host an eco-friendly exhibitor area, eco-craft zone, outdoor entertainment and silent auction.

Kids will be abled to make recycled art projects and artists will exhibit eco-conscious wares.

To find out more, go to www.jekyllisland.com/mothernaturefestival.