Events: 29th October 2017

Savannah Film Festival

Every year Savannah College of Art and Design hosts the annual Savannah Film Festival, inviting award-winning filmmakers, directors, actors and actresses to come attend the festival and award them for their accomplishments. From Oct. 28-Nov. 4, 2017 there will be screenings of unreleased and recently released films, as well as an assortment of talks and panels with…

Hilton Head Island Motoring Festival & Concours d’Elegance

Oct. 27-Nov. 5, 2017, the Hilton Head Island Motoring Festival & Concours d’Elegance will bring international names in automotive collecting and racing to Hilton Head Island for its 16th annual celebration. Events include SAVANNAH SPEED CLASSIC, CAR CLUB SHOWCASE, AERO EXPO, TWO DAY FEATURES, CONCOURS D’ELEGANCE, FLIGHTS and FANCY AEROPORT GALA and the Hilton Head…

Savannah Speed Classic Savannah Speed Classic

Nestled across the water from the famed River Street, Savannah’s own little private island comes alive with the roar of engines Oct. 27-29, 2017. With its storied past and cobblestone streets, Savannah, unbeknownst to most, is the birth place of Grand Prix racing. Celebrating that heritage, the Savannah Speed Classic is a unique road race experience…

2017 Fall Festival of Houses & Gardens Walking Tour

Experience culinary Beaufort! Local chefs will create regional specialties in private kitchens in houses on Cat Island and in Habersham. Five chefs, five houses! Tours at 11:30 a.m. and 12:30 p.m. For more information, contact the Historic Beaufort Foundation at 843-379-3331 or

Annual Savannah Film Festival at Trustees Theater

October 28 – November 4: Annual Savannah Film Festival at Trustees Theater. Screenings of unreleased and recently released films, plus talks and panels with professional filmmakers, directors, actors and actresses. 216 E. Broughton St. For festival passes and the complete schedule of events, call (912) 525-5051 visit

Tybee Island Light Station and Museum Tours

Wednesday-Monday: Tybee Island Light Station and Museum, Georgia’s oldest and tallest lighthouse, is open 9 a.m.-5:30 p.m., depending on weather conditions. We are a complete light station whose history dates back to 1736. The tower stands 145 feet tall and has three Light Keeper’s Cottages nearby. A small 1812 Summer Kitchen holds archaeological finds. Across…

Jewish Food Festival in Savannah Shalom Y’all Jewish Food Festival

On Sunday, Oct. 29, 2017, Congregation Mickve Israel presents Shalom Y’all Jewish Food Festival in Monterey Square, one of Savannah’s largest and most charming public areas. The festival draws about 10,000 attendees annually, allowing participants of all ages to enjoy a taste of ethnic Jewish cuisine along with family entertainment. There is no admission charge for the…

Diesel Locomotive Rides

October 27-29: Diesel Locomotive Rides at the Georgia State Railroad Museum, Fri. & Sat. at 11 a.m., 11:30 a.m., 1 p.m., 2 p.m. & 3 p.m.; Sun. at 1 & 2 p.m. 655 Louisville Rd. (912) 651-6823 or