Events: 26th December 2017

Skatefest

Skatefest returns to the Savannah Civic Center this holiday season for endless family fun! This annual ice skating event offers guests the opportunity to zip around the festive indoor ice rink. Individual skating sessions, and Skatefest Punch Passes are available for purchase at the Savannah Civic Center. Times vary. Closed Dec. 24 and 25 for…

Toddler Tuesday at Oatland Island Wildlife Center

Tuesdays: Toddler Tuesday at Oatland Island Wildlife Center for ages 12 months to 4 years and their caregivers, 9:45-11:45 a.m. Hands-on activities that promote development and acquiring age appropriate skills with story books, songs and finger plays, crafts, games, guided walks and up-close encounters with Oatland’s animal ambassadors. 711 Sandtown Rd. Program fee is $5…

Mansion to Museum Tour

Ongoing: Mansion to Museum Tour at the Telfair Academy at 10 a.m. (Tues.-Sat.), 12 p.m., 2 p.m. and 4 p.m. Learn the incredible story of the transformation of the Telfair family mansion into the oldest public art museum in the South. 121 Barnard St. (912) 790-8880 or www.telfair.org.

Cannon Firings at Old Fort Jackson

Named after James Jackson, one-time governor of Georgia, Old Fort Jackson is a beautifully preserved fort along the Savannah River, and is Georgia’s oldest standing brick fortification.

Old Fort Jackson is a must-see National Historic Landmark offering cannon firings and daily interactive programs. Please call for the daily schedule. Minutes away from Savannah’s Historic District, visitors of all ages experience unique views of Savannah’s riverfront skyline and the Talmadge Bridge while walking the grounds of one of the oldest brick fortifications along the East Coast.