Telfair Sea Islands Ball


The 38th Annual Telfair Ball. A Highlight of Savannah's social scene, the Telfair Ball is open to Director's Circle members, and all proceeds benefit Telfair's exceptional exhibitions, educational programs, and community outreach. Enjoy cocktails, live music, exciting auctions, and astounding performances as this illustrious annual gala celebrates Telfair's vibrant history and supports the future of art and creativity in Savannah. This year's chairs are Alva and Chip Compton, and the honorary chairs are Governor Nathan Deal and First Lady Sandra Deal. 


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South's Greatest Dads 2018

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South's Greatest Bosses 2018

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Events Calendar

  • Shine A Light When It’s Gray Out

    Mar 03, 2018
    10:00 AM - 6:00 PM @ New Gallery of Modern Art

    Fine artist Stephen Wilson's newest series Shine A Light When It’s Gray Out is being shown at Charlotte’s New Gallery of Modern Art from March...

  • Telfair in Bloom

    Mar 23, 2018
    10:00 AM - 5:00 PM @ Telfair Academy

    Telfair Academy Guild presents Telfair in Bloom 2018, a vibrant festival of art and flowers featuring work by local designers. Telfair in Bloom...

  • Carrie Mae Weems: Sea Islands Series, 1991-1992

    Jan 26, 2018
    10:00 AM - 5:00 PM @ Jepson Center

    Considered one of the most influential contemporary artists, Carrie Mae Weems (American, b. 1953) has continued to explore the African American...

  • Scenic Impressions: Southern Interpretations from the Johnson Collection

    Oct 13, 2017
    10:00 AM - 5:00 PM @ Telfair Academy

    When the world gets urban, the South gets Southern. That’s one way to sum up Scenic Impressions: Southern Paintings from the Johnson Collection,...

  • Paul Stephen Benjamin: Reinterpreting the Sound of Blackness

    Jan 26, 2018
    10:00 AM - 5:00 PM @ Jepson Center

    Paul Stephen Benjamin (American, b. 1966) is a conceptual artist whose work is a meditation on the color black, specifically as an entry point into...

  • Willy Russell's Shirely Valentine

    Mar 23, 2018
    7:30 PM @ Tybee Post Theater

    A bored English housewife, wondering what her life is about and how to navigate around her clueless husband, Shirley would be at her wits'...

  • Tchaikovsky and Brahms Concert

    Mar 24, 2018
    7:30 PM - 9:00 PM @ Lucas Theatre for the Arts

    Violinist Sirena Huang, winner of the 2017 Elmar Oliveira International Violin Competition, joins the Savannah Philharmonic for a performance of...

  • Savannah Community Theatre and Tybee Post Theater present “Shirley Valentine”

    Mar 24, 2018
    7:30 PM - 9:30 PM @ Tybee Post Theater

    Second in a three-series SCT season at Tybee Post Theater An ordinary, middle class English housewife, contemplates her life and her future...

  • Flannery O'Connor Birthday Parade/Street Fair

    Mar 25, 2018
    1:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ Lafayette Square

    This lively annual celebration of acclaimed author and Savannah native Flannery O'Connor's birthday will offer free family fun, live music,...

  • The Savannah Golf Championship

    Mar 26, 2018
    8:00 AM - 6:00 PM @ Deer Creek Golf Course at The Landings Club

    The PGA TOUR invites you and your family to join them in Savannah at the new 2018 Tour event, The Savannah Golf Championship. Hosted at...

  • Chatham Orthopaedic Associations Junior Clinic

    Mar 27, 2018
    4:30 PM - 6:30 PM @ Landings Club – Oakridge Course

    The Savannah Golf Championship has partnered with Chatham Orthopaedic Associates to host a Junior Golf Clinic on Tuesday, March 27th at 4:30 p.m....

  • PGA Hyatt Pro-AM Pairings Party

    Mar 27, 2018
    5:30 PM - 8:30 PM @ Savannah Hyatt

  • Introduction to Meditation

    Mar 28, 2018
    7:15 PM - 9:00 PM @ Savannah Power Yoga

    Meditation may not be what you think it is! Join Kate for an exploration into what meditation is, how it works, and how to do it. We’ll learn...

  • Girls' Night Out: "Under the Tuscan Sun"

    Mar 29, 2018
    7:00 PM - 9:00 PM @ Tybee Post Theater

    Who doesn’t dream of picking up and moving to Italy! We thought this extraordinary romantic comedy starring Diane Lane would be a perfect...

  • Anything Flows Yoga Class

    Jun 15, 2017
    7:00 PM @ Dragon Dance Yoga

    7 pm Anything Flows Yoga Class Walk in rate: $14 Dragon Dance Yoga This class will take you beyond your comfort zone while still...

  • Savannah Music Festival

    Mar 29, 2018
    All Day

    This two week festival is not only the largest musical arts event in the state of Georgia, it is also one of the most distinctive and celebrated...

  • The Savannah Golf Championship

    Mar 29, 2018
    All Day @ The Landings Club - Deer Creek Course

    The path to the PGA Tour will continue in Savannah. Don’t miss your chance to see some of the best professional golfers in the world and the...

  • #art912, Grounded

    Mar 30, 2018
    10:00 AM - 5:00 PM @ Jepson Center

    Telfair Museums will feature a commissioned work titled Grounded by Adolfo Alvarado, a Savannah-based artist whose work incorporates cal­ligraphic...

  • #art912, Grounded Artist Talk and Reception

    Mar 30, 2018
    6:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Jepson Center

    Local artist Adolfo Alvarado (Mexican, B. 1982) will discuss his exhibition Grounded, which explores a resident alien's journey through layers of...

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Scenes of the South

Burst in Bloom

Budweiser Clydesdales at Grayson Stadium

The world-famous Budweiser Clydesdales spent a few days at historic Grayson Stadium before their highly anticipated appearance at the St. Patrick's Day Parade.

St. Patrick's Day Fire Ball 2018

The Savannah Professional Firefighters Association held their annual Fire Ball at Savannah Station. The money raised during this event went towards the Fallen Firefighter's Fund.

Celtic Cross Ceremony

An Evening of Brilliance for St. Andrews

St. Andrews partnered up with the Edmonton Chamber of Commerce to bring this year's edition of the Chamber Ball.

March of Dimes Shamrock Run 2018

Get a running start on the 2018 St. Paddy's Day celebrations with the March of Dimes Shamrock Run 5k!

Telfair Sea Islands Ball

A Highlight of Savannah's social scene, the Telfair Ball is open to Director's Circle members, and all proceeds benefit Telfair's exceptional exhibitions, educational programs, and community outreach.

Pia Camil Public Art Performance

Part of SCAD's de:FINE ART 2018 celebration included a public performance piece with internationally reknowned artist, Pia Camil, that took place in Forsyth Park

Savannah Book Festival

More than 40 authors came from around the nation to Savannah, GA to share a love of literature, the arts, culture, and most of all, books.

Gullah Market and Celebration

The once a year celebration of Lowcountry culture and heritage out on Hilton Head Island