The Savannah Boat Parade of Lights and Other Holiday Events

The holidays are a magical and exciting time of year, no matter what your age. Home-cooked meals and the anticipation of gifts only add to the joy we get from spending quality time with family and friends during this special season. Smiling children and happy memories make all of the stress and preparation worth our effort! You can find that same lovely, nostalgic atmosphere and a variety of unique events when you visit Savannah, GA, during the most wonderful time of the year.

To learn more about the Savannah Boat Parade and Lights Festival and other local holiday events, download our free Vacation Guide! It’s full of information regarding lively and entertaining things to do during your stay at the Presidents’ Quarters Inn.

Celebrate the Holidays in Savannah

This year, break away from the ordinary and start a new tradition by visiting Savannah during the holiday season. Here are some of our favorite holiday events that you have to see for yourself!

Savannah Boat Parade of Lights

Kick off the holiday season the right way by attending this stunning event on Saturday, November 25th. At the annual Savannah Boat Parade of Lights, you’ll see more than 60 boats pass through the Savannah Harbor, adorned with awe-inspiring displays as they compete for decorating awards. You can enjoy live entertainment, a tree lighting ceremony, and a spectacular fireworks show as you marvel at these gigantic vessels up close. It’s sure to be a sight you’ll never forget!

Holiday Tour of Homes

To experience the historic city of Savannah like a native, check out the 41st annual Holiday Tour of Homes on Saturday, December 9th from 12 to 5 p.m. You’ll get an exclusive glimpse of the lives of Savannah’s residents as you stroll through eight private homes that are located in the most picturesque parts of downtown. You can learn the history of the homes, admire beautiful holiday decorations, and get a true sense of what it’s like to live in our charming Southern city.

Coastal Georgia Botanical Gardens

For even more incredible views this holiday season, head to the Coastal Georgia Botanical Gardens, where you’ll see a magnificent light display that covers over 10 acres of natural beauty. On this self-guided walking tour, guests are welcome to admire white reindeer, a nativity scene, blue stars of David, and trumpeting angels as they stroll through gardens adorned with over half a million twinkling lights. Accompanied by spirited music, yummy goodies, and warm drinks, this event is sure to get you in the holiday spirit.

Start Planning Your Trip!

These holly and jolly events always attract a crowd, so be sure to book your trip to Savannah now! After a wonderful day spent celebrating the holidays, return home to unparalleled comfort and relaxation in one of our luxurious rooms or suites. The Presidents’ Quarters Inn provides a peaceful escape while still being close to the action. You’ll enjoy comfortable rooms and a delicious complimentary breakfast each morning. Book your stay with us for a relaxing and memorable getaway in the heart of Savannah. We look forward to seeing you soon! We can’t wait to celebrate the holidays with you, so book your trip today!