Events: 17th December 2018

Monet to Matisse: French Masterworks from the Dixon Gallery and Gardens Exhibit

“Monet to Matisse: French Masterworks from the Dixon Gallery and Gardens” exhibit at the Jepson Center. Experience stunning works by some of the world’s best-known artists. The exhibition includes landscapes, portraits, interiors and still lifes by leaders of French Impressionism: Claude Monet, Edgar Degas, Pierre-Auguste Renoir, Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec, Camille Pissarro and Alfred Sisley, as…

SkateFest Savannah Ice Skating 2018

It may not snow in Savannah, but that doesn’t mean you can’t go ice skating! From December 7, 2018-January 2, 2019 head over to the Savannah Civic Center for their annual SkateFest in which they transform the venue into a public skating rink. To purchase tickets for SkateFest please visit the Savannah Civic Center Box Office…

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…

Historic Fort Screven Battery Tours

Ongoing: This tour focused on Fort Screven’s Endicott Period Batteries. These fortifications came about in the late 1880s because the government felt that coastal defenses were not up to par. They are cement structures and the walls are anywhere from 4-11 feet thick. Sand was taken from the beach and pushed up the front of…

Tybee Island Farmers & Artisan Market

Monday: Tybee Island Farmers and Artisan Market in the field next to the Tybee Island Light Station and Museum, 4-7 p.m. Local businesses offer an array of goods from artwork to vegetables. Free parking. 30 Meddin Dr. For details, visit www.facebook.com/tybeeislandfarmersmarket. The Farmers Market is closed January-February 2019 and will reopen in March.