Don’t Miss Out On These Savannah Holiday Events

Savannah Holiday Events 2017If you missed out tickets for the Savannah Holiday Tour of Homes or are simply looking for other, great Savannah holiday events, don’t fret! Tybee Lighthouse, Davenport House Museum, Coastal Georgia Botanical Gardens, and many others hold special events during the Savannah holidays.

Last post, we mentioned the Savannah Harbor Holiday Series, which remains an excellent annual event but, as always, there are a LOT of great ways to enjoy Savannah around the holidays.

Savannah is steeped in history and there is always something to do or see. The end of the year holidays only magnify these effects. All the lights and decorations lend the city a magical, storybook look and both November and December are packed full of events and celebrations. (more…)

Get In The Spirit with the Savannah Harbor Holiday Series 2017

Savannah Harbor Holiday Series 2017What better way to get into the spirit of the season than with a visit (or three) to the annual Savannah Harbor Holiday Series! Nightly bonfires, holiday treats, and more are centered around a series of exciting, special events. November 24th through December 25th, 2017.

Every year, the Savannah Harbor Holiday Series transforms Savannah into a sparkling, holiday wonderland. Bonfires, yummy seasonal treats like hot chocolate and s’mores, and the ever popular Ice Bar. Both the Savannah Harbor Westin and Savannah’s Riverfront Esplanade will come to life with lights, and festive holiday displays, and Christmas themed carnival rides. (more…)

Get a Taste of Savannah at the 2017 Savannah Food and Wine Festival

Savannah Food and Wine Festival 2017The 2017 Savannah Food and Wine Festival is just around the corner and you do not want to miss out on this annual, week-long culinary festival! November 6th through the 12th, 2017 in Savannah, GA.

The Savannah Food and Wine Festival is the culinary event many wait all year for. The annual event hosts a wide variety of events highlighting Savannah’s rich culinary community and history. Celebrity chefs, culinary professionals, winemakers, sommeliers, cooking classes, live music, and more have helped the festival to become a beloved tradition. (more…)

Get Set for Hopped Up On Georgia Brews 2017!

Hopped Up On Georgia Brews 2017Come join more than 20 different Georgia craft brewers at Savannh’s 4th annual Hopped Up On Georgia Brews craft beer fest! Saturday, November 4th, 2017 along the Savannah riverfront.

The craft beer movement has taken America by storm. Everywhere you look there are new craft breweries springing up and producing a broad selection of fresh, local craft beers. Georgia is no exception, with more than 30 microbreweries and no end in sight. Hopped Up On Georgia Brews provides the perfect opportunity to sample some of the state’s best, local craft brews.

More than 20 craft brewers will be on hand, November 4th, offering tastings along the Savannah Waterfront. Southbound Brewing Company, Sweetwater Brewing Company, Terrapin Beer Co, Coastal Empire Beer Co, Service Brewing Co, Moon River Brewing will all be on hand, to name just a few. (more…)

Come Out For The Great Ogeechee Seafood Festival 2017

Great Ogeechee Seafood Festival 2017Come one, come all to the annual Great Ogeechee Seafood Festival in Richmond Hill, Georgia for three days of food, fun and music! This year’s headliners include Adam Wakefield, Jerrod Niemann, and classic rockers, 38 Special! October 20th through the 22nd, 2017.

The Great Ogeechee Seafood Festival is combines a multi-day music festival with a carnival midway, an arts and crafts show, and, of course, a smorgasbord of delicious, fresh Southern-style seafood. The event includes a stunning fireworks show to cap off Saturday night. People come from all over the US to to sample the seafood, arts and crafts, and non-stop live music on two stages. (more…)

You Don’t Want To Miss Savannah Greek Festival 2017!

Savannah Greek Festival 2017Opa! The 67th annual Savannah Greek Festival is scheduled for October 12th, 13th, and 14th, 2017. If you’ve a taste for delicious Greek food, Hellenic dancing, live music, and more, you will not want to miss this poular and traditional Greek Festival!

The Savannah Greek Festival has been going strong for 67 years now, making it real Savannah tradition. The annual three-day festival brings the sights, sounds, and flavors of Greece to our Southern city with homemade Greek foods, music, and dancing.

The celebrations are rounded out with tours of St. Paul’s Greek Orthodox Church, and a market place of unique and beautiful Greek gifts. (more…)

The Savannah Leukemia Cup Regatta Series 2017

Leukemia Cup Regatta Series 2017Savannah’s Leukemia Cup Regatta is a fundraising event cleverly disguised as a series of sporting events held between September 2nd and September 16th, 2017.

The St. Joseph’s/Candler Leukemia Cup Regatta series is a collection of sporting events designed combine the fun and excitement of sporting achievement with raising money to cure cancer. Events include a 5K and 10K run, a dinner and auction, tennis, golf, and fishing tournaments, and two regattas. (more…)

The Coastal Empire Surfers for Autism Beach Festival 2017

Coastal Empire Surfers for Autism Beach Festival 2017The 7th annual Coastal Empire Surfers for Autism Beach Festival is only weeks away. This year’s event is scheduled for September 16, 2017, 9am to 4pm, at the Tybee Island Beach Pier and Pavilion.

The 7th (or second 6th, as they’re calling it) annual Coastal Empire Surfers For Autism Beach Festival is a fun, educational, and very popular event for families with special needs children. It is a fun-filled way to introduce young people with autism and similar issues to the art of surfing. (more…)

Come On, Get Hoppy!Savannah Craft Brew Fest 2017

Savannah Craft Brew Fest 2017Come to Savannah this upcoming Labor Day Weekend for the 10th annual Savannah Craft Brew Fest, Saturday, September 2nd, 2017 at the Convention Center on Hutchinson Island.

Craft beer popularity continues to grow and with it the number of excellent regional breweries producing unique, signature beers. With over 150 craft beers on hand, Savannah Craft Brew Fest offers you the excellent opportunity to sample some of the area’s great beers.

The Savannah Craft Brew Festival offers much more than just craft beer, however. The festival Import Garden will introduce you to a whole world of international beers. You can also jump off the beer bandwagon entirely and spend your time in the festival’s Mead and Cider Gardens.

The Brew Fest isn’t all just standing around quaffing samples, either. Brewmasters and beer experts from around the nation will be on hand and offering educational sessions at the festival’s Brew University. You will also meet many of the attending brewmasters as you sample their beers.

It wouldn’t be Brew Fest without the annual Cornhole Tournament and the Cigar Bar also returns for 2017. The Silent Disco allows you to dance to your own private concert in a pair of headphones. There will also be live music for a shared experience.

A general admission ticket entitles you to a 2-oz souvenir sampling mug, unlimited beer samples, and a full-color festival guide. Get your tickets now, before they sell out

2017 Savannah Craft Brew Fest

Saturday, September 2nd, 2pm to 6pm
Savannah International Trade and Convention Center
1 International Dr, Savannah, GA 31402
Be sure to visit the Savannah Craft Brew Fest website for more information. You can also follow the the festival Facebook page for up-to-the-minute updates.

2017 Savannah Craft Brew Fest Lodging
Savannah Villas’ Savannah vacation rentals are located just across the river from Hutchinson Island in Savannah’s historic downtown district. Whatever it is that brings you to the Savannah area, consider a stay in one of Savannah Villas’ Savannah vacation rentals.

Celebrate the South at the Southern Family Food and Music Festival!

Southern Family Food and Music FestivalCome to Savannah’s Daffin Park on July 1st and experience the first annual Southern Family Food and Music Festival! Live entertainment, delicious Southern cuisine, and lots of family-fun activities – don’t miss it!

The South is known for its tight knit communities, love of delicious food, and a long standing tradition of producing great music. The inaugural Southern Family Food and Music Festival salutes all these things and more with a welcoming get together in Daffin Park. (more…)