Insider’s Guide to Winter Holidays in Savannah
The winter holidays are a magical time to visit historic Savannah, GA! From Christmas on the River, to the Holiday Tour of Homes, to the Tybee Island Christmas Parade, there’s no shortage of exciting, family-friendly holiday events and things to do in Savannah during Christmas!
Heading to Savannah for New Year’s Eve? Ring in the new year with the annual Up The Cup New Year’s Eve Celebration on River Street, where guests will be dazzled with a digital light display, a Savannah-style countdown, and a celebratory fireworks display! Or, head to City Market for another rockin’ New Year’s Savannah event complete with live outdoor music!
November 22 – December 24 | Times Vary | $18-$37+ taxes and fees
The Savannah Theatre’s annual holiday show, “A Christmas Tradition,” is a signature holiday event in Savannah. Each year, the theatre is transformed into a winter wonderland for a theatrical masterpiece filled with Christmas magic, heart-warming stories, and laughter. The show runs Tuesday – Sunday starting Thursday, November 22 through December 24, 2018. There is no show on Christmas Day. For more information and to purchase tickets, click below.
Restaurants & Shopping
The holiday season is the perfect time to enjoy a family-style meal with loved ones. If you’re seeking home-cooked flavor during your stay in Savannah over the winter holidays, check out our list of delectable Southern restaurants for an array of comforting dishes. Or, toast to the new year at one of the area’s renowned fine dining establishments!
Still shopping for those last-minute holiday gifts? Head to Savannah River Street where you’ll not only find a bevy of unique, local shops, but great bars and restaurants, too!
Celebrate the holiday season with a festive party for your friends, family, or coworkers! If you are interested in hosting your holiday event in the heart of the Savannah Historic District, we have several unique venue spaces to choose from! For more information, or to reserve your space, please email email@example.com.
Where to Stay
Hotel rooms book up quickly during the holidays in Savannah, GA, so it is recommended to make your hotel reservations well in advance! Please choose from any of our five preferred Savannah hotel partners below to see rates and availability for the holiday season, or call (912) 721.2305.