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Things to do in Savannah, GA

Visiting and looking for things to do in Savannah? From the Savannah Film Festival sponsored by SCAD to our famous St. Patrick's Day celebration and everything in between, there is always plenty of stuff to do in Savannah and fun times to be had year-round. Check out a list of our events in Savannah, GA below and plan your trip using our itinerary planner. To get started, select your arrival and departure dates below.

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Savannah Events Calendar:

Nov 27, 2014 to Dec 26, 2014

Savannah Theatre - 222 Bull St.

"A Christmas Tradition" brings you holiday glitz and glitter with a 2-hour performance. The theatre is transformed into a perfect holiday picture, sharing memories of the Christmas standards that you know and love. Sprinkle in a little comedy and audience participation for the greatest event of the season.

Nov 28, 2014 to Dec 28, 2014
6pm - 10pm
Hutchinson Island

This year the Savannah Harbor Foundation Festival of Lights & Winter Carnival at The Westin Savannah Harbor Golf Resort & Spa will feature a drive through light show around the Hutchinson Island Road Course, a Ferris Wheel and carnival rides on Bryan Square, Gingerbread Village inside the hotel, Pictures with Santa, Winter "Fun Zone", holiday concessions and fabulous holiday decor around the Resort.

This year's festival is open:

Thursdays through Sundays : Friday, November 28 – Sunday, December 14. 6:00pm - 10pm

Daily : Thursday, December 18 – Sunday, December 28. 6:00pm - 10pm

Dec 24, 2014 to Dec 24, 2014
Boards at 3:00pm, Departs at 4:00pm, Returns at 6:00pm
Savannah Riverboat

Don't want to hassle with a week of cooking, cleaning, and decorating? Let us do it for you! Join us onboard & RELAX as we do all of the work. Our chef will tempt your taste buds with an incredible Christmas spread!

Dec 26, 2014 to Dec 30, 2014
6 p.m. - 8: 30 p.m.
Davenport House Museum

Glistening by candlelight, the Federal-style home welcomes visitors to an experience emphasizing the end-of-year celebrations of early 19th century Savannahians, including the Davenport household, who lived in the fine brick home on Columbia Square. Light refreshments, music and skilled interpreters, who show visitors through the home, are among the highlights of the presentation.

The performance requires that guests be able to walk up and down stairs and maneuver in the candlelit rooms.

Dec 31, 2014 to Dec 31, 2014
9pm - 1am
Savannah City Market

Ring in the New Year at City Market! It's an outdoor street party and you are invited to join in the fun. Live music starts at 9:00 p.m. and lasts until 1:00 a.m. Free and open to the public; no tickets or reservations are required. Be sure to make your dinner reservations at one of our outstanding restaurants.

Dec 31, 2014 to Dec 31, 2014
Boarding at 6:00pm, Cruising from 7:00pm-9:00pm
Savannah Riverboat

Looking for a relaxing way to celebrate New Year's Eve? Join us for a our Dinner Cruise. This cruise is perfect for those who want to avoid the large crowds!

Dec 31, 2014 to Dec 31, 2014
River Street

Ring in the New Year on Historic River Street! Celebrate the end of the year with our 2nd Annual Up the Cup Countdown sponsored by Wet Willie's Savannah! The celebration will take place on Rousakis Riverfront Plaza from 8pm-1am on Wednesday, December 31. Don't miss out live music and our non-traditional "ball drop" with a Savannah twist! Countdown the final seconds of 2014 as we raise our six foot to-go cup to the New Year! The "Up the Cup" countdown will start right before midnight followed by a firework display to officially ring in 2015!

Jan 01, 2015 to Jan 01, 2015
Tybee Island Pier and Pavilion - Tybee Island, GA 31328

The Tybee Polar Plunge returns to Tybee Island on Thursday, January 1, 2015! Join thousands of people and take the plunge into the brisk Atlantic Ocean at 12:00 noon on New Year's Day. It's a great way for the ENTIRE FAMILY to start off the New Year!

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