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79th Annual Savannah Tour of Homes and Gardens

Seldom seen by visitors, Savannah’s finest private homes will be on display next month during a rare opportunity. The 79th annual Savannah Tour of Homes and Gardens will provide the chance to admire the special furnishings that have been treasured by families for generations. You can take part in the home and garden walking tours and enjoy exclusive special events from March 27th through the 30th. The self-guided tours will venture through different historic neighborhoods each day and you’ll enter private homes and gardens. Start at any of the homes featured that day and browse them all during a three-hour period. The homes vary in age, size and style. Most … Continue reading

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Savannah Music Festival – 25th Anniversary Season

It’s Georgia’s largest musical arts event and it is in its 25th anniversary season! Yes, we’re talking about the Savannah Music Festival. The dates have been set for March 20th through April 5th. Dedicated to presenting a world-class celebration of the musical arts, the Savannah Music Festival creates timeless and adventurous productions! Organizers hope the festival will stimulate arts education, foster economic growth and unite artists and audiences in Savannah. Don’t miss out on the chance to attend one of the most distinctive cross-genre music festivals in the world! The list of concerts planned throughout the festival is long, but here are a few highlights. Thursday, March 20 Sebastian Knauer, … Continue reading

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Savannah Restaurant Week Back Next Month

It’s one of the most highly anticipated events of the year in Savannah. Make your way to Georgia for Savannah Restaurant Week next month! You don’t want to miss this 10-day celebration of Savannah’s restaurant scene. From January 24 through February 2, 2014, Savannah Restaurant Week will pay homage to the culinary heritage that makes the city unique. You can dine at restaurants and pay tribute to those that have become such a vital part of Savannah’s hospitality. Each participating upscale restaurant will offer a delicious three-course, prix fixe dinner menu for just $30 per person. However, that does not include tax and gratuity. Here’s a list of participating restaurants. … Continue reading

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Things to Do in Savannah in January

The holidays are nearly behind us, and it’s time to start looking forward to 2014. There are a number of great things to do in Savannah in January for all budgets and age groups. We at Presidents’ Quarters Inn would love to help you plan your trip. Here’s a list of events you should know about! January 1, 2014 Savannah Harbor Festival of Lights You can still experience all the Savannah Harbor Festival of Lights has to offer on January 1st. Hosted by the Savannah Morning News and the Savannah Harbor Foundation, the event will delight people of all ages. The drive-through light experience showcases more than 80 larger-than-life displays. … Continue reading

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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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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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Savannah Harbor Festival of Lights

Only in its second year, the Savannah Harbor Festival of Lights is no doubt a spectacular holiday adventure. It’s a drive-through light experience that showcases at least 80 larger-than-life displays. There are surprises hidden behind every twist and turn, including additional events and entertainment! One of those is the Staples Safari Zoo. It was established three generations ago to aid in rehabbing exotic and domestic animals. The goal of the zoo is to give these animals a happy ending. That’s made possible through the efforts of Brian Staples. Staples made a life commitment to animal conservation. He works to support the zoo and educate people about the plight of endangered … 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 Bridge Run Back Next Month!

“Run, walk or crawl” your way to Savannah for the one and only Enmark Savannah Bridge Run! It’s back next month and set for Saturday, December 7, 2013. The race schedule includes a 5k, 10k, Double Pump and Kid 1/4 mile. Let’s take a closer look at those races. The 5k run/walk starts on Hutchinson Island at 8:15 a.m. Participants will race west towards the Talmadge Memorial Bridge, gaining access to the bridge by the southbound ramp. There’s no pretending it’s an easy feat. You’ll have to conquer a 5.5% grade and 1.4-mile span before exiting onto Oglethorpe Avenue. It finishes back in the Historic District near the Savannah Civic Center. … Continue reading

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