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Save Your Place For Savannah Book Festival 2018!

January 15, 2018 by Corey A. Edwards

Savannah Book Festival 2018If you’re a fan of the write stuff then you don’t want to miss Savannah Book Festival 2018! The annual literary festival features talks with over forty different authors, including headliners this year include Diana Gabaldon, Lisa Ko, and Jodi Picoult! February 15th through the 18th, 2018 in Savannah, GA.

The 11th annual return of the Savannah Book Festival (SBF) will once again bring a day of book signings and talks from a host of forty popular authors in and around Telfair Square. Joe Hill, Rickey Smiley, John T. Edge, Patricia Lockwood, Tom Perrotta, and more than 35 others are set to appear.

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Laissez Les Bons Temps Rouler – It’s Tybee Mardi Gras 2018!

January 8, 2018 by Corey A. Edwards

Tybee Mardi Gras 2018New Orleans may be hours away but it will feel like the Big Easy right here in Savannah on February 10th, 2018 during the 10th annual Tybee Mardi Gras celebration!

Mardi Gras is not just a New Orleans holiday – it is celebrated all over the world. Though the festival dates back thousands of years to Roman fertility rituals, the celebration has evolved. It is now primarily a Catholic event held every year between The Epiphany and Ash Wednesday.

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The State Ballet Theatre of Russia Presents “Sleeping Beauty”

December 22, 2017 by Corey A. Edwards

State Ballet Theatre of Russia presents Sleeping BeautyThe State Ballet Theatre of Russia is coming back to Savannah with one of the most beloved of all classical ballets. Tchaikovsky’s “Sleeping Beauty” is scheduled for January 6th, 2018 at the Johnny Mercer Theatre.

It’s always exciting when the State Ballet Theatre of Russia returns to Savannah with one of its lush and entrancing productions. Legendary dancer and former Prima Ballerina, Maya Plisetskaya founded the State Ballet Theatre of Russia. The company is based in Ufa, the hometown of ballet legend, Rudolf Nureyev.

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Don’t Miss Out On These Savannah Holiday Events

November 20, 2017 by Corey A. Edwards

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.

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

October 20, 2017 by Corey A. Edwards

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.

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Get Set for Hopped Up On Georgia Brews 2017!

October 9, 2017 by Corey A. Edwards

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.

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Come Out For The Great Ogeechee Seafood Festival 2017

September 22, 2017 by Corey A. Edwards

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.

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

September 11, 2017 by Corey A. Edwards

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.

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Come On, Get Hoppy!
Savannah Craft Brew Fest 2017

July 21, 2017 by Corey A. Edwards

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.

“Return to the 50’s” This Summer at Savannah Theatre!

July 14, 2017 by Corey A. Edwards

"Return To The 50's" at the historic Savannah Theatre!Looking for a respite from the summer heat? How about a Return to the 50’s? No, not the temperature, the decade! The cast of the Savannah Theatre is celebrating their 15th anniversary with a revival of their first show, August 4th through the 19th, 2017. Over 60 of your favorite songs from the era of Jerry Lee Lewis, Buddy Holly, and Elvis!

If you’re a fan of the Big Bopper, doo-wop, hula hoops, and hand jive, you wont want to miss Savannah Theatre’s “Return to the 50’s” musical revue! More than 60 hit songs from that beloved era are included in the performance, as part of a medley or in full. You’re to be excused if you find yourself getting out of your seat to dance along.

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