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…)

Rock n Roll Savannah 2018 Marathon and Half Marathon

October 6th, 2018 by Corey Edwards

Rock n Roll Savannah 2018 Marathon and Half MarathonMark your calendars for Rock n Roll Savannah 2018! November 1st and 4th will see thousands of runners and fans descend upon the Hostess City of the South for a day of great racing and music, headlined by Michael Franti & Spearhead!

The Rock n Roll Marathon series combines great runs in beautiful cities like Savannah with live bands, cheer teams, and more. Each year gets bigger and better and Rock n Roll Savannah 2018 is no exception. This year will see more music, more runner support, and more community engagement then ever before – and that’s saying a lot!

Rock n Roll Savannah 2018 includes a marathon, half marathon, 5K, 1 mile, and 2 person half marathon relay. The courses are scenic and charming, running through the heart of Savannah’s historic downtown, with history and southern hospitality around every corner. (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…)

The 2018 Savannah Gourmet Seafood & Spirits Festival

July 13th, 2018 by Corey Edwards

2018 Savannah Gourmet Seafood & Spirits Festival!Come out for the 5th annual Savannah Gourmet Seafood & Spirits Festival and enjoy four days of dazzling seafood and spirit events overlooking historic downtown Savannah. August 9th through the 12th, 2018.

Savannah’s Gourmet Seafood & Spirits Festival has become one of the region’s most celebrated summer food events. Chefs and gourmands are drawn from across the country to Savannah’s Hutchinson Island for four days of spectacular food, drink, and fun. Enjoy the spectacle of celebrated chefs and mixologists competing with their very best culinary creations – and you’re the winner! (more…)

Tour Savannah’s Historic Bonaventure Cemetery

June 22nd, 2018 by Corey Edwards

tour Savannahs historic Bonaventure CemeteryYou can visit Savannah without seeing Bonaventure Cemetery – but you’ll probably regret it! The cemetery is one of the city’s most iconic and famous features.

Bonaventure Cemetery most recently gained national fame for its part in the book and film, Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil. In Savannah, however, it is always a star attraction – and with good reason! (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…)

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…)

Join In The Fun with a Savannah Boat Parade of Lights Cruise!

November 6th, 2017 by Corey Edwards

Savannah Boat Parade of Lights Cruise 2017Savannah’s Boat Parade of Lights welcomes the holiday season with a parade of decorated boats on the Savannah River. You can lead the parade aboard a classic, southern Riverboat when you sign up for the Savannah Boat Parade of Lights Cruise! 5pm to 9pm, November 25th, 2017.

Savannah kicks off the end-of-the-year holidays every year with the magnificent Savannah Boat Parade of Lights. The event is put on by the Savannah Harbor Association and features light-bedecked boats cruising along the Savannah Riverfront. The Savannah Boat Parade of Lights also includes musical entertainment, fireworks, a tree lighting ceremony, and even a canon firing! (more…)

See Oatland Island Wildlife Center of Savannah

June 23rd, 2017 by Corey Edwards

Oatland Island Wildlife Center of SavannahIf you love animals and wildlife, you’ll love Oatland Island Wildlife Center of Savannah. The facility has over 60 indigenous species on 175 acres of natural habitat. Best of all, you can tour the entire facility via a 2-mile long nature trail loop.

Many people come to Savannah for the city itself. It would be easy to spend a month or more exploring all the history, shops, and restaurants Savannah has to offer. For those visitors who are more nature minded – or just looking for a change of pace – there’s the Oatland Island Wildlife Center.

Oatland Island is a great place to see a wide variety of wild animals. Plus you can get out on a refreshing through forest and marshlands in the process. The two-mile trail through Oatland Island Wildlife Center will take you past cougars, falcons, bobcats, foxes, alligators, and more. (more…)

Explore Savannah’s Historic Bonaventure Cemetery

May 26th, 2017 by Corey Edwards

Savannah's Bonaventure CemeteryBonaventure Cemetery is consistently rated among the top 5 attractions in Savannah and is considered one of the most beautiful cemeteries in the world. Come discover for yourself what makes this 171 year old cemetery such a popular destination.

Oak trees draped with Spanish moss shade Gothic angels, stone obelisks, and clusters of patinated grave markers. Bonaventure Cemetery began as a small, family plot in the late 1700’s but has grown well beyond its humble beginnings. (more…)

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