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SS Savannah (1819-2019)

Oct 24, 2019 - Jan 12, 2020

2019 marks the 200th anniversary of the SS Savannah's groundbreaking trans-Atlantic crossing.  In recognition of this monumental achievement, Ships of the Sea Museum is delighted to present the works of Robert Morris, Savannah artist and Senior Director of Corporate Communications for the Georgia Poets Authority.  On 22 May 2019, (the day in 1819 when Savannah left her namesake city for her...

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Summon the Sea! Contemporary Artists and Moby Dick examines the work of six contemporary artists—Corey Arnold, Guy Ben-Ner, Patty Chang, Tristin Lowe, Allan Sekula, and Frank Stella—who act as epic storytellers as they respond to, challenge, and celebrate the allegories presented in Melville’s literary classic through large-scale sculpture, photography, prints, and video made since 1985....

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This event occurs daily, every 1 day(s).

This exhibition brings together several photographic portraits of recognizable creative individuals from Telfair’s permanent collection. Familiar faces will include Marilyn Monroe on the set of The Misfits taken by American photographer Bruce Davidson, an intimate snapshot of the painter Frida Kahlo and her pet deer Granizo as photographed by Nickolas Muray, and a glamorous...

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Pace Lap Party

Oct 24, 2019

Celebrate the official kick-off to the Hilton Head Island Concours d'Elegance & Motoring Festival with a party in the city. A small group of invited SVRA's racecars parade through the beautifully moss-draped oak trees of the historic streets of Savannah for a night of fast-paced fun, food and live entertainment. The Pace Lap party is open to the public and has no better home...

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Savannah Speed Classic

Oct 25, 2019 - Oct 27, 2019

This event occurs daily, every 1 day(s).

Our race partner, Sportscar Vintage Racing Association, brings wheel to wheel racing back to its roots in Savannah.  As one of the oldest organizations in vintage racing, and the only one with a national presence, SVRA is committed to presenting the best possible experience for our competitors and fans. The Savannah Speed Classic features series races, enduros and in-seat...

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Yellow Fever in Savannah

Oct 25, 2019 - Oct 26, 2019

This event occurs weekly, on Friday and Saturday.

In October the Museum will present a dramatic recreation of early 19th century life when yellow fever ravaged the city. Costumed interpreters portray residents coping with the realities of life during a catastrophe with an exploration of death and funeral customs, medical treatments as well as how various sectors of the population dealt with events.  A highlight is moving though the candlelit...

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Yellow Fever in Savannah

Oct 25, 2019 - Oct 26, 2019

This event occurs weekly, on Friday and Saturday.

In October the Museum will present a dramatic recreation of early 19th century life when yellow fever ravaged the city. Costumed interpreters portray residents coping with the realities of life during a catastrophe with an exploration of death and funeral customs, medical treatments as well as how various sectors of the population dealt with events.  A highlight is moving though the candlelit...

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The 200 Club of the Coastal Empire has teamed up with the Lowcountry Foundation for Wounded Military Heroes (LFWMH) to plan, organize, and run, the Inaugural Polo 4 Heroes event.  Whether it be the 200 Club paying the college tuition for the daughter of a fallen police officer, or LFWMH helping a wounded veteran gain access to physical therapy, both of these local nonprofit charities,...

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Whether it be the 200 Club paying the college tuition for the daughter of a fallen police officer, or LFWMH helping a wounded veteran gain access to physical therapy, both of these local nonprofit charities, organized and operated entirely by volunteers, serve similar missions… helping those who sacrifice it all to keep us safe. The Polo 4 Heroes event aims to support this common mission with...

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Family Promise of Greater Savannah is pleased to announce their latest event Paint With a Purpose at Painting with a Twist at 513 E. Oglethorpe Savannah on Oct. 28 from 6-8 p.m. Family Promise urges the community to paint with a purpose the Monday before Halloween. At least 50% of the proceeds from the event will be donated to Family Promise. These proceeds will directly support their “Girls...

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Scenes of the South

Historic Savannah Foundation Pre-Party

After one and a half years of renovations, Mr. Richard C. Kessler has restored the Armstrong Mansion, a National Historic Landmark, to its original 1919 grandeur and which was unveiled earlier this year. On Saturday, Oct. 19, Mr. Kessler hosted a private cocktail reception at his residence, Armstrong Kessler Mansion, prior to the Historic Savannah Foundation gala, where he received the Historic Savannah Spirit Award, recognizing his restoration efforts.

Anne Pappas Grand Opening

Anne Pappas Interiors celebrated the Grand Opening of their new full-service design studio and showroom at 101 W. Liberty St. in the heart of Savannah’s National Historic Landmark District, on Thursday, Oct. 10. “This inspiring space will allow our talented team of designers to provide exceptional creative services to clientele who appreciate the art of design,” said Pappas. A member of Coastal Living and Southern Living’s exclusive Designer Network, Pappas offers a fresh, inspired approach to interior design, incorporating a variety of textures and design elements inspired by nature, travel and global style. Pappas and her team welcomed guests with light hors d’oeuvres and cocktails at the event.

Savannah Film Alliance Honors Gala

Glitz and glamour were galore at the Savannah Film Alliance Honors Gala celebrating the Savannah Entertainment Industry as Charles (Bo) Bowen and his team orchestrated the event of the year. The night was unforgettable for all, but even more so for many hard-working and deserving individuals who were recognized for their contributions to the local film and television industry

Bitty and Beau's at Kendra Scott

Kendra Scott gives back with Bitty & Beau’s Saturday, Sept. 28. Kendra Scott gave 20% the proceeds of their sales from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. to Bitty & Beau’s Coffee. Bitty & Beau’s, which aims to provide jobs and change the way people see those with special needs and disabilities, provided muffins and coffee.

Brews for a Cause September at Mansion on Forsyth

South magazine in collaboration with Southern Eagle hosted Brews for a Cause at Casimir’s Lounge at the Mansion on Forsyth Park on Thursday, Sept. 26 in a successful effort to raise money and awareness for CURE Childhood Cancer.

Savannah Hospice Gala

Hospice Savannah celebrated 40 years of the “Art of Living” at the Landings Plantation Ballroom on Thursday, Sept. 25.

Latin Dance Party Featuring Gino Castillo & The Cuban Cowboys

The 38th Annual Savannah Jazz Festival hosted a Latin Dance Party, which featured Gino Castillo & the Cuban Cowboys on Thursday, Sept. 25 at the Ships of the Sea Maritime Museum. Castillo - the Afro-Cuban jazz singer and percussionist – led the Charleston-based Cuban Cowboys as they brought patrons to their feet, dancing the night away to his funky–jazz, high-energy tunes.

Grand Opening Studio 60 | Body Brite

Studio60BodyBrite owner and girl boss Bobbie Ciaccio unveiled Savannah’s newest salon to the public by hosting a grand opening, “Pink Party,” on Friday, Sept. 13.

The Laughter After: George Montero's Visual Art Show

Savannah's art world gathered at the Cork House, Thursday to experience the award winning SCAD graphic design professor, Jorge Montero's opening exhibition of paintings, drawings, prints and more!

Buy Local's Big Barn Business Bash

Brews for a Cause at Husk, August 22, was truly an unforgettable night, featuring live music by Thomas Claxton and some fantastic craft beer by Southern Eagle — along with the top-notch cuisine of Chris Hathcock. A variety of incredible auction items benefited the Royce Learning Center and the Chatham Academy, including a pearl necklace from International Diamond and several rounds on the Bacon Park Golf Course!
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