Celebrate The Season – 2018 Savannah Christmas Events

November 23rd, 2018 by Corey Edwards

celebrate a Savannah ChristmasIf you’ve never experienced a Savannah Christmas, you owe it to yourself to come visit the Hostess City of the South during the holiday season!

Savannah is nothing if not beautiful but during the holiday season you have a chance to see it at its prettiest. Everywhere you look there are bright decorations, smiling faces, and sounds of the season. And things to do? There’s so much going on in December, the Savannah’s like a giant advent calendar of events. (more…)

It’s Time For Savannah Food and Wine Festival 2018!

October 19th, 2018 by Corey Edwards

Savannah Food and Wine Festival 2018Save your appetite and get your tickets Savannah Food and Wine Festival 2018 is just around the corner! The annual, week-long culinary festival returns to Savannah November 5th through the 11th, 2018.

Savannah Food and Wine Festival 2018 is Savannah’s premier culinary event. The festival includes a wide variety of events around Savannah’s rich and lively culinary scene. Highlights include the Celebrity Chef Tour Dinner on Wednesday, Thursday’s Grand Reserve Tasting, and, of course, Saturday’s Taste of Savannah. (more…)

Grab Your Seat For SCAD Savannah Film Festival 2018!

September 15th, 2018 by Corey Edwards

SCAD Savannah Film Festival 2018Come to Savannah this October for the 21st annual SCAD (Savannah College of Art and Design) Savannah Film Festival- a week-long celebration of the cinema! October 27th through November 3rd, 2018.

If you’re a film buff, you do not want to miss this event! More than 50,000 people attend the annual event – and who can blame them? Savannah Film Festival is 8 full days of documentaries, short films, student films, animated works, and even big Oscar contenders. Previous years have screened such big hits as “La La Land,” “Moonlight,” “Arrival,” and “The Shape of Water.” (more…)

Savannah Oktoberfest 2018 – Beer, Brats, and Wiener Dog Races!

September 7th, 2018 by Corey Edwards

Savannah Oktoberfest Oct. 5-7, 2018It may be hard to believe but Oktoberfest is just around the corner. Can’t make it to Munich? No worries! Savannah has got you covered with Savannah Oktoberfest 2018, our annual celebration on River Street! October 5th through the 7th, 2018.

Everyone loves Oktoberfest – or ought to, anyhow. How can you not? (more…)

It’s Savannah Bacon Fest 2018 on River Street!

August 20th, 2018 by Corey Edwards

Savannah Bacon Fest 2018It’s just about that time again: Savannah Bacon Fest 2018! Come out and celebrate everything bacon on Savannah’s River Street with delicious food and drink, live music, and arts and crafts. September 7th through the 9th, 2018.

Sound the sirens and tie on your bib: River Street’s 6th annual Savannah Bacon Fest is just weeks away. If you love bacon (what self-respecting carnivore doesn’t?), your head will explode when you scent the offerings at this event. Every year, select local restaurants serve up the very best in tantalizing bacon creations. (more…)

Get Ready For Savannah Jazz Festival 2018!

August 10th, 2018 by Corey Edwards

Savannah Jazz Festival 2018Savannah Jazz Festival 2018 continues the long standing tradition of bringing some of the world’s best jazz players to historic Savannah. Sep 23rd through the 29th, 2018.

Savannah Jazz Festival is a free, week-long series of performances celebrating America’s music: jazz. This year’s festival will such jazz luminaries as Bernie Williams, Eric Gales, Chuck Leavell, Christone “Kingfish” Ingram, and many others. (more…)

Railroads and Battlefields – Discover Tricentennial Park

May 25th, 2018 by Corey Edwards

Tricentennial ParkSavannah’s Tricentennial Park is a hub of fascination, containing three of our city’s popular museums and a historic, Revolutionary War battlefield!

Savannah is nothing, if not rich in history. While there are also plenty of contemporary attractions to entertain youe, anyone with even a passing interest in history will be thrilled with the opportunities Savannah offers. (more…)

Save Your Appetite for River Street Seafood Fest 2018!

May 4th, 2018 by Corey Edwards

River Street Seafood Fest 2018Summer is fast approaching and with it comes River Street Seafood Fest 2018! The annual festival is back from a year’s hiatus and ready to rock your socks off with fresh seafood, live music, arts and crafts, and all on Savannah’s famous River Street! June 1st through the 3rd, 2018.

Things are heating up in Savannah as summer approaches. May used to be River Street Seafood Fest month but, after the festival’s 2017 break, it was decided to schedule it for June. Little else about the festival has changed – it’s still one of Savannah’s most anticipated events! (more…)

Don’t Miss SCAD Sidewalk Arts Festival 2018 in Forsyth Park

March 9th, 2018 by Corey Edwards

SCAD Sidewalk Arts Festival 2018The annual SCAD Sidewalk Arts Festival draws out a host of talented SCAD students and alumni to create some of the most amazing chalk art you’ve ever seen. Saturday, April 28th, 2018 in Savannah’s Forsyth Park.

The annual SCAD Sidewalk Arts Festival in Forsyth Park is one of the most amazing chalk art events around. The Savannah College of Art and Design (SCAD) holds the event every year, transforming Forsyth Park’s paved walkways into an open-air art gallery. (more…)

Enjoy Savannah’s Holly Jolly Trolley Holiday Sights Tour

December 8th, 2017 by Corey Edwards

Holly Jolly Trolley Holiday Sights Tour 2017Enjoy Christmas sights and carols galore on Savannah’s annual Holly Jolly Trolley Holiday Sights Tour. The popular Savannah Christmas tradition is available 7 nights a week until December 24th!

Savannah’s is one of America’s oldest, most history rich cities. Our live oak lined, cobblestone streets look like they are right out of a story book. This effect is doubly true during the holidays. All the sparkling Christmas decorations and festive events light up the city like no other season.

If you’re going to be in Savannah over the holidays, you’ll find no end of things to see and do. One great way to see some of the best Christmas sights that Savannah has to offer is on the annual Holly Jolly Trolley Holiday Sights Tour.

The Holly Jolly Trolley Holiday Sights Tour is put on every year by Savannah’s Old Town Trolley.

Old Town Trolley has been offering Savannah trolley tours for over 30 years. The company offers a variety of fun tours throughout the year. These include hop on/hop off tours of Savannah’s historic downtown, a spooky Halloween tour, a prohibition tour, and even a Paula Deen tour!

The Holly Jolly Trolley Holiday Sights Tour will take you through the captivating historic district decked out in the season’s finest. Your tour includes narration by Old Town Trolley’s entertaining conductors. These amusing “elves” will fill you in on the holiday lore of Savannah’s historic homes and city squares. You’ll also be enjoy traditional Christmas carols.

The Holiday Sights Tour also includes two stops: The Isaiah Davenport House Museum and the Savannah Harbor Foundation’s 2017 Gingerbread Village at the Westin.

The Isaiah Davenport House Museum is one of Savannah’s famous historic house museums. During the holidays, guests can step back in time transported to an 1820’s family Christmas. The annual Gingerbread Village at the Westin is both a magical display and a competition. Enjoy looking over the edible creations with a tasty snack and cast your vote for best gingerbread house.

The Holly Jolly Trolley Holiday Sights Tour

Now through to December 24th, 2017 – 6pm to 8pm
Visit www.trolleytours.com for tickets and more information.

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