January 18th, 2019 by Corey Edwards

Savannah Irish Festival 2019Celebrate Irish heritage in Savannah this President’s Day Weekend during Savannah Irish Festival 2019! A weekend of Irish culture, music, food, and fun! February 16th and 17th, 2019 at the Savannah Civic Center.

Savannah’s Irish heritage is deep, having begun arriving here on some of the first ships to the new colony in 1734. At least nine of the first colonists granted land in Georgia were Irish. After English, more Georgians can claim Irish ancestry than any other. Is it any wonder that our St. Patrick’s Day celebrations are the second largest in the nation? (more…)