Category Archives: Savannah Events

Your Guide to Savannah Fall Festivities

It just doesn’t get any better than this. Fall is the perfect time to take a tour, relax on the beach or dine in a historic restaurant in Savannah. Unwind at the Presidents’ Quarters Inn, a historic bed and breakfast in Savannah, Georgia, then experience all that the area has to offer. We hope you enjoy your guide to Savannah fall festivities. September 5 Savannah’s Fashion Night It’s all happening on Broughton Street in the Premier Art Life & Style District. If you’re into fashion, you don’t want to miss this event. Editors, models, stars and fashionistas will flood the street for the extravaganza. Back in 2011, the event attracted … Continue reading

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Events in Savannah in September

It’s cooling off in Savannah, but there’s still so much to do. September is a great month to take in all Savannah has to offer. There are plenty of events going on during your visit to the Presidents’ Quarters Inn. Here’s a list of events in Savannah in September. Savannah’s Fashion Night Thursday, Sept. 5 Stars, models, editors, fashionistas and designers will come together on this special night in Savannah. Broughton Street will be closed down as organizers create a pedestrian friendly atmosphere. Savannah’s Fashion Night promises to be bigger and better than ever. All fashion and designer boutiques are welcome. This one night event will help support the local … Continue reading

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August Events from Your Favorite Savannah Bed and Breakfast

As summers starts winding down, don’t forget to plan your trip to Savannah. Spend your days walking along the historic streets or on the beach, then come back to the Presidents’ Quarters Inn and get ready to hit up one of the many events available in August. We thought we’d share some August events from your favorite Savannah bed and breakfast. There are far too many to list them all, but this should get you started. EVENTS IN AUGUST FROM YOUR FAVORITE BED AND BREAKFAST Aug. 3 First Saturday on the River Historic River Street Make sure you head down to historic River Street to take part in this free … Continue reading

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Featured Author at the Savannah Book Festival

The Savannah Book Festival Inc. is an annual event that is committed to celebrating the written word and to offering all main day events free and open to the public. Each year features an impressive slate of best-selling authors who speak, sign books, and share their craft with Savannah. Pulitzer Prize-winning author Anna Quindlen was the headliner for a special spring presentation for the 2013 Savannah Book Festival this May. Quindlen, who won the 1992 Pulitzer Prize for Commentary, was the featured guest at a ‘Lunch and Conversation’ event with book signing on Thursday, May 16, 2013 on Skidaway Island. Those who attended the luncheon received a paperback copy of … Continue reading

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Events in Savannah in June

As always, there are loads of things to do in Savannah and June is just the beginning of the summer! You will find a variety of things to suit everyone in your family of all ages!! Here is a sampling: JUNE 1-2: Blues, Jazz & BBQ on The River! Enjoy First Saturday festivities all weekend, arts & crafts, entertainment and fun for the entire family on historic River Street – Rousakis Plaza. 12 noon-11 p.m. (Friday); 9 a.m.-11 p.m. (Saturday); 9 a.m.-7 p.m. (Sunday). (912) 234-0295 or riverstreetsavannah.com. JUNE 2: Tybee Floatilla “Will Float for Friends”, 9:30 a.m. Begins at Alley III and Chatham Ave. and ends at the Crab Shack … Continue reading

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Events in Savannah in May

Savannah is a wonderful southern city with no shortage of things to do! The city is known to be the Most Haunted and offers regular Ghost tours, some that you can take via a horse drawn carriage! You can explore the 24 historical city squares and see the unique architecture that takes you back in time. Come play on Tybee Island Beach. Look into the gallery of the world renowned Savannah College of Art and Design, affectionately known as SCAD. Of course there are plentiful restaurants of all types and in all price ranges, spas, parks, and charming people. Check out some of the fun events in Savannah in May. … Continue reading

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Annual Festivals in Savannah

Savannah GA is an ideal place for community-wide festivals. The lovely setting and almost year-round beautiful weather make this a great location. Here are a few of the more than 200 city-wide annual festivals in Savannah. January Martin Luther King Jr. Day Celebration- this festival highlights the life of this civil rights pioneer. February Georgia Heritage Society’s Colonial Fair and Muster- this celebrates the founding of the Colony of Georgia which was started in Savannah by James E. Oglethorpe on February 12, 1733. These events are designed to promote the preservation of the history, historical sites, documents and other materials that are so important to the heritage of this state … Continue reading

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Events in Savannah in April

Savannah GA always has an abundance of community events to enjoy year round. There are multiple ways to enjoy art, history, music of all types, spectator sports, running events in which to participate, events for the whole family, and lots of entertainment venues. Here are just a few of the things you will want to see in April this year. History Early Bird’s Preservation Walking Tour of the Landmark Historic District’s East Side. April 6-27, 7:30 am on Saturday mornings in April. Walk through some of the oldest and most varied neighborhoods to learn how historic preservation has revitalized downtown Savannah. Civil War Experience Dinner Cruise and Fort Tour. April … Continue reading

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Enjoy Spring in Savannah!

Spring comes early to the South and Savannah is no exception. While much of the country is still shoveling snow from their driveways, Savannah is in full bloom towards the end of March and enjoying mild temperatures with highs averaging about 70 degrees F, but sometimes as high as 80 degrees F, and lows averaging about 48 degrees F to the low 50s. This is a perfect time of year to visit this charming Southern city! Easter is a lovely time to enjoy this city and there are many welcoming churches here where you can worship. Bring your camera because all the blooming azaleas and dogwoods create some great photo … Continue reading

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St. Patrick’s Day Celebration Event Schedule in Savannah, GA

Whether you are Irish, or just Irish for a day in March, Savannah, GA is the place to be.  The grand people of this city have been celebrating St. Patrick’s Day with a huge parade since 1813.  The first parade was organized by a small group of  Hibernians, who were remembering the death of St. Patrick.  Since that time, Savannah became home to many Irish immigrants who were fleeing the potato famine and political persecution in their country.  These proud people continue to honor their roots with an annual celebration considered by many to be one of the largest parties in the country.  This year  marks the 189th celebration in … Continue reading

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