Don’t Miss Savannah’s 2017 Craft Brew Race 5K and Brew Fest!

Savannah Craft Brew Race 5K & Brew Fest 2017Run for your beer … at the 2017 Savannah Craft Brew Race 5K and Brew Fest! Over 30 breweries and cideries will be on hand, March 11th, 2017!

March in Savannah means lots of fun activities swirling around St. Patrick’s Day. One of the many, many fun events taking place this year is the Savannah Craft Brew Race 5K and Brew Fest. There’s nothing like a great beer festival to make your day and adding a 5k to the event only ups the ante.

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Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day in Savannah

Irish Forsyth Fountain - Happy St. Patrick´s Day!

St. Patrick's Day in Savannah -- there's nothing like it.

Lot’s of places in the world celebrate St. Patrick’s Day on March 17. In Savannah, Georgia, we celebrate St. Patrick’s Day and Irish culture for more than two weeks.

The Savannah Irish Festival, a wondrous event filled with music and dance, took place February 17-19. If you missed that, consider coming to town on Friday, March 9, to witness the greening of the fountain in Forsyth Park and an Irish Heritage Dance at Alee Temple.

Tara Feis takes place on Saturday, March 10, from 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. in Emmet Park. There will be lots of Irish dancing, Gaelic music, and activities for children. There’s also a St. Patrick’s Day Parade on Tybee Island the 10th, a Celtic Cross Ceremony the 11th, and what should be an amazing performance by the Carrigbyrne Pike and Choir at the Cathedral of St. John the Baptist on the 15th.

All of our Savannah Vacation Homes are full on March 17, 2012, the day of the Savannah St. Patrick’s Day Parade; however, we do have space available during some of the events mentioned above. Come get a taste of St. Patrick’s Day in Savannah this year. Then make your plans for 2013, the 200th anniversary of St. Patrick’s Day in Savannah.

Please visit St. Patrick’s Day Savannah for a complete list of events and activities.

St. Patrick’s Day in Savannah

All other things being equal, St. Patrick’s Day may be the most exciting time to visit Savannah, GA. The city goes all out, like New Orleans during Mardi Gras. If you have the means to be anywhere in the world on March 17, 2011, consider traveling to Savannah.

St. Patrick’s Day stretches out for several days in Savannah; the best thing for visitors is to get comfortable in a Savannah Vacation Rental and take in as much or as little as you like.

The annual St. Patrick’s Day Parade brings many men in kilts with bagpipes to the streets. Who knew there were so many bagpipe players in the United States? Watch the dazzling footwork of the Irish Dancers of Savannah and gaze upon green antique cars. In fact, just about everything that can be turned green is green on St. Patrick’s Day in Savannah, including the waters in the Forsyth Park fountain.

Even the goats are green on St. Patrick's Day in Savannah.

Savannah has been celebrating St. Patrick’s Day in style since 1813. If you can’t make it this year, book one of our Savannah Vacation Homes for 2013 – the 200th anniversary of St. Patrick’s Day in Savannah should be unforgettable.

Please see Savannah St. Patrick’s Day Parade for details about the event.