Category Archives: Things to do in Savannah

Savannah Gun Show Set for January 11-12, 2014

Start packing your bags and making your reservations at Presidents’ Quarters Inn, a historic Savannah bed and breakfast. The Savannah Gun Show is set for January 11 and 12 in 2014. It’s all going down at the Savannah Civic Center. Hosted by the Eastman Gun Shows of Georgia, the Savannah Gun Show has something for everyone. The gun buying public knows the difference in shows and they wait for Eastman. Last year Eastman Gun Shows had the most shows ever with higher attendance than any previous year. At the show, you’ll have more dealers with more selection than any other show, store or catalog. Dealers promise a good deal on … Continue reading

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The Greatest Show on Earth Makes its Way to Savannah

Pack your bags and head to Savannah to take in the Greatest Show on Earth! On January 22, 23, 24, 25 and 26, you can catch Super Circus Heroes at the Savannah Civic Center. It’s an ALL-New Gold Tour that’s ready to roll out in Savannah, Georgia in 2014. The show is presented by Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey. They promise wonders from the marvelous to the magnificent where every day is extraordinary. The action-packed circus show in Savannah will be filled with superhuman athleticism, power and pageantry! No matter your age, you’ll enjoy watching the elephants, horses, camels and acrobats team up with aerialists and over-the-top clowns. This … Continue reading

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SkateFest 2013 at the Civic Center

Lace up your skates and get ready to hit the ice once again in Savannah! From Saturday, December 14, 2013 through Saturday, January 4, 2014, you’ll have the chance to enjoy SkateFest at the Savannah Civic Center. This yearly public ice skating event is one for all ages. It’s alcohol free and family friendly. The event runs daily, except for Christmas Day. You can skate until you want a break then visit the concession stand that’s open in the Civic Center Main Lobby between sessions and during SkateFest hours. Each session lasts 1 and a half hours. It’s $7 per person or you can purchase a SkateFest pass at $35 … Continue reading

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Don’t Miss Savannah’s Annual Holiday Tour of Homes!

The magical holiday feeling comes alive once again on Saturday, December 14. You do not want to miss Savannah’s annual Holiday Tour of Homes, a community project of Savannah’s Downtown Neighborhood Association. The holiday-themed tour of homes in the downtown area will let you experience the holidays Savannah-style. It all kicks off with a free City Market Open House. You’ll be entertained by carolers, twinkling lights and even Santa Claus himself. Browse the shops and boutiques in the area and sample delicious treats. It’s the perfect start to the Holiday Tour of Homes and the Christmas season. Then on Saturday, December 14, the Downtown Neighborhood Association offers its Afternoon Tour … Continue reading

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Things to Do in Savannah in December

Spend Christmas on the River or enjoy a Holiday Open House. You can perfect your gift-wrapping, sing along to your favorite Christmas carols, or even take part in the Savannah Bridge Run. Participate in one or all of these things to do in Savannah in December! All Month Savannah Harbor Festival of Lights This drive-through light experience showcases over 80 larger-than-life displays. Hosted by the Savannah Harbor Foundation and Savannah Morning News, the Savannah Harbor Festival of Lights has surprises hiding between every twist and turn. The Staples Safari Zoo will also showcase wonderful, exotic animals from around the world. Enjoy an Entertainment Pavilion, as well as the interactive animal … Continue reading

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Savannah Museums for All Ages

The historic district in Savannah is one of the most beautiful places in all of the world. That also makes it one of the best places to learn about history. Your team at the Presidents’ Quarters Inn hopes to help you plan your next vacation, so we compiled this list of Savannah museums for all ages. Ships of the Sea – Maritime Museum Founded in 1966, Ships of the Sea – Maritime Museum exhibits ship models, paintings and maritime antiques. Most of these are from the era of Atlantic trade and travel between England and America during the 18th and 19th centuries. The collection is housed in the home that … Continue reading

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Savannah Music Venues You Should Know About

When visiting Savannah, you must take in its arts and entertainment! The city has something to offer for every taste in music. Your team at the Presidents’ Quarters Inn thought we’d make choosing a venue a little easier. Here’s a list of Savannah Music Venues you should know about: Live Wire Music Hall This is said to be the place for the “hippies of Savannah.” A variety of electronic, rock and jam bands perform at Live Wire Music Hall. Often said to have “the best stage in town,” Live Wire features live painters that create intricate paintings beside the stage that are inspired by the music. You can grab at … Continue reading

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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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The Best of Savannah

The votes are in and Connect Savannah has chosen the Best of Savannah once again. When staying at the Presidents’ Quarters Inn, we figured you could use some suggestions when it comes to what’s best in town. The Best of Savannah Readers Poll special issue breaks down everything from arts and culture to shopping and recreation. Here are a few highlights from this year’s Best of Savannah: City Life Best Bike Path – Rails to Trails This is a unique 6-mile trail with an intriguing history. It follows the path of the old Tybee rail line that once connected Savannah to the beaches of Tybee Island. It is open to … 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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