Attend the 2015 Savannah Music Festival

February 28th, 2015 by Corey A. Edwards

2015 Savannah Music FestivalOne glance at the schedule for the 2015 Savannah Music Festival will show anyone familiar with the annual event just how much it continues to evolve and grow.

Scheduled for March 19 through April 4, this year’s event features the most international acts and number of programs and to date, along with presenting the first full-scale opera in Savannah Music Festival history!

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Experience The Visual Blues at the Jepson Center

February 14th, 2015 by Corey A. Edwards

The Visual BluesCome experience “The Visual Blues” at Savannah’s Jepson Center, curated by Louisiana State University’s Museum of Art, January 30th through May 3rd, 2015.

The melding of African American art, music, literature, and poetry in early 20th century America gave rise to the “Harlem Renaissance:” artists and musicians drawing inspiration from – and even contributing to – each other’s work. This is the focus of The Visual Blues exhibition currently on display at Telfair Museum’s Jepson Center in Savannah, Georgia.

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Ahoy – It’s the 2015 Savannah Boat Show!

January 31st, 2015 by Corey A. Edwards

Savannah Boat Show 2015The 13th annual Savannah Boat Show, scheduled for the weekend of February 27th through March 1st, 2015, attracts thousands every year with the latest in powerboats, marine equipment, accessories.

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Savannah Valentine’s Day Lodging Specials

January 17th, 2015 by Corey A. Edwards

Valentine's Day Lodging SpecialWhen it comes to romantic cities, Savannah has few US rivals. It is with this in mind that McMillan Inn offers up a host of valuable and romantic Valentine’s Day lodging specials!

Located in Savannah’s Landmark Historic District, McMillan Inn is surrounded by the very things that make Savannah the romantic hotspot that it is: graceful, antebellum mansions, well kempt parks and manicured gardens surrounded by cobblestone streets and Spanish moss draped trees, monuments, classic architecture, museums, shops, galleries, and fine dining.

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Work Up an Appetite for Tybee Island Restaurant Week!

December 22nd, 2014 by Corey A. Edwards

Tybee Island Restaurant Week 2015Tybee Island is known for its top-rated restaurants – now you can sample some of the island’s finest offerings for only $25 to $30 per person during the 2nd annual Tybee Island Restaurant Week!

Tybee Island’s famous and popular restaurants offer a diverse range of high cuisine fit to please a wide range of discriminating tastes. Tybee Island Restaurant Week gives you the opportunity to sample from this delicious array of fine dining establishments at a fraction of what you would normally pay.

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The Savannah Gingerbread Village Competition 2014

December 13th, 2014 by Corey A. Edwards

Savannah Gingerbread Village Competition 2014The theme for the Savannah Harbor Foundation’s 2014 Savannah Gingerbread Village Competition is “Scenes of the South” – and a more charming display of holiday-themed culinary creations you would be unlikely to find anywhere else!

On display in the lobby of the Westin Savannah Harbor Golf Resort &amp Spa since November 25th, the Savannah Gingerbread Village Competition regularly draws thousands of visitors from all over to marvel, vote for their favorite, and work up Christmas candy appetites all through the holidays.

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Christmas in Savannah

November 29th, 2014 by Corey A. Edwards

Christmas In Savannah

So you’re going to spend Christmas in Savannah and you want to know what there is to do during your Savannah holiday vacation. Let us help with this short list of some of the many holiday attractions our historic city has to offer

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“A Christmas Tradition” at the Savannah Theatre

November 16th, 2014 by Corey A. Edwards

Savannah Theatre's A Christmas TraditionThe Savannah Theatre’s annual Christmas program, “A Christmas Tradition,” is back and full of songs, laughter, and Christmas spirit for all – a great way to celebrate the holiday season!

“A Christmas Tradition” is a classic, 2 hour live performance replete with music, dancing, humor, audience participation, and all the glitz and sparkle you would expect from a popular, annual stage show.

Renowned for their production level and the quality of their talent, this aptly named Savannah tradition is a favorite for both locals and out-of-towners.

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The 2014 Savannah Food & Wine Festival

October 23rd, 2014 by Corey A. Edwards

2014 Savannah Food & Wine FestivalThe second annual Savannah Food & Wine Festival, a natural outgrowth of Taste of Savannah, which took the city by storm last year, is back and scheduled for November 10th through the 16th, 2014.

The Savannah Food & Wine Festival continues to build on last year’s overwhelming success with this year’s event. A food-lover’s dream, The 2014 Savannah Food & Wine Festival promises more special dinners and wine tastings, more cooking demonstrations and competitions, more celebrities, and more entertainment than ever before!

Take a look at just a few of the highlights and you’ll see what I mean:

Celebrity Chef Tour – Wednesday November 12th, 2014
The Savannah Food & Wine Festival’s Celebrity Chef Tour is an epic culinary event with award-winning, James Beard Foundation chefs teaming up for an amazing and interactive dining experience. This year’s Celebrity Chef Tour includes some of the Southeast’s leading chefs, including: Katie Button, Steven Satterfield, Kevin Gillespie, Jay Swift, and Rich Beichner.

Grand Reserve Tasting & Silent Auction – Thursday, November 13
This Grand Reserve Tasting, presented by the Big Green Egg, is THE wine-lover’s event of the Savannah Food & Wine Festival. With every wine involved rated at 90+ points and averaging $50 per bottle, this is sure to be a stellar event – and a sell-out! Silent auction items are set to include one-of-a-kind wine lots, luxury travel opportunities, valuable merchandise, and services.

Epicurean Learning Experience – Friday, November 14, 2014
The Epicurean Learning Experience event is cooking classes, demonstrations, and seminars designed for anyone interested in wine, beer, spirits, and the culinary arts. A pass to this all-day event includes access to all six sessions:
“Mastering the Art of Southern Cooking” with Nathalie Dupree & Cynthia Graubart Cooking Demo
“Cabernet & Beef” with Master Sommelier, Larry O’Brien, Jackson Family Estates & Hunter Cattle Co.
“South in Your Mouth”, chefs Sallie Ann Robinson, Joe Randall and Virginia Willis, Moderator: Damon Lee Fowler
“Bourbonistas” Four Roses Bourbon, Virgil Kaine Bourbon and more.
Linkie Marais, Food Network, Big Green Egg Grilling Demo with Master Beer Sommelier, Marc Stroobandt, Stella Artois brand ambassador
Chef Lenny McNab, the Gourmet Cowboy, “Pig & Pinot” Big Green Egg Grilling Demo, with Marita Esteva, La Crema National Ambassador

Taste of Savannah – Saturday, November 15, 2014
The 2014 Savannah Food & Wine Festival’s main event, Taste of Savannah is an exciting way to enjoy some incredible Savannah food. With food from some of Savannah’s best restaurants, hundreds of free wines, Belgian beers, and other spirits all available for free, unlimited tastings along with five free food tokens, you’d be a fool to miss this event. You can also attend a variety of cooking demonstrations, peruse the Artisan Market, rub elbows at the Celebrity Author’s Tent, and enjoy the Bartender’s Challenge and Waiter’s Race contests.

Savannah Food & Wine Festival

Nov 10th – 16th, 2014
For tickets and a full schedule, be sure to visit: www.savannahfoodandwinefest.com

Savannah Lodging
McMillan Inn is the perfect place to stay during your culinary Savannah getaway. Our 1888, Italianate Revival Inn has four rooms and a Carriage House to choose from and all conveniently located in the Landmark Historic District, within minutes of Savannah’s most popular destinations. Stay at McMillan Inn for lush appointments that will transport you to comfort and relaxation.

Have a Savannah Halloween

October 13th, 2014 by Corey A. Edwards

2014 Savannah HalloweenSavannah’s reputation as “America’s Most Haunted City” makes it a great place to celebrate America’s spookiest holiday! How will you celebrate your Savannah Halloween?

In a city enshrouded in history, celebrating Halloween is a snap, the difficulty is choosing from among the options! Here’s a guide to some of the more popular Savannah Halloween events and attractions

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