Events: 31st December 2018

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…

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…

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.

New Year’s Eve Dinner Cruise with Savannah Riverboat Cruises

December 31: New Year’s Eve Dinner Cruise! Start your New Year’s Celebration early with amazing house entertainment and a delicious dinner buffet the entire family will enjoy! Sailing, 6–8 p.m. Advanced Reservations Required. Adults, $77.95. Children ages 5-12, $49.95. Children 4 & under, FREE. 9 E. River St. (800) 786-6404 or savannahriverboat.com.

New Years Eve Up The Cup Countdown in Savannah New Years Eve Up The Cup Celebration

Ring in the New Year Savannah-Style on the historic River Street! Celebrate the end of the year with the 6th Annual Up the Cup Countdown! The celebration will take place on Rousakis Riverfront Plaza Monday, December 31, 2018 from about 8 p.m.-midnight. Countdown the final seconds of 2018 as we raise (not drop) a six-foot to-go cup…

Rockin’ New Year’s Eve at Savannah Theatre

December 31: The Historic Savannah Theatre presents Rockin’ New Year’s Eve, a special night of entertainment, including the two-hour musical variety show “Savannah Live,” as well as a champagne toast and dancing on stage with the cast and live band till 12:30 a.m. Tickets are $67.20 for adults and $29.75 for children. For more information,…

New Year’s Eve Gala Cruise with Savannah Riverboat Cruises

December 31: New Year’s Eve Gala Cruise! Celebrate New Year’s Eve in style at one of Savannah’s most fashionable events of the season! Join Savannah Riverboat Cruises on their annual New Year’s Eve Gala Celebration Cruise. This three hour cruise includes an Appetizer, Elaborate Surf & Turf Dinner Buffet with your choice of a petite…

New Year’s Eve Party Cruise with Savannah Riverboat Cruises

December 31: New Year’s Eve Party Cruise! The most unique party in Savannah! This 3 hour cruise features Hors d’oeuvres, Entertainment, Party Favors and Cash Bar on board! Sailing, 9:30 p.m.–12:30 a.m. Advanced Reservations Required. Adults, (21 & Up Only), $99.95. 9 E. River St. (800) 786-6404 or savannahriverboat.com.

New Year’s Celebration: Ghosts and Legends of Hofwyl-Broadfield Plantation

Celebrate the New Year with an eerie journey back in time at Hofwyl-Broadfield Plantation, Georgia’s most haunted rice plantation. Walk beneath centuries-old Live Oak trees, explore the plantation out-buildings and finish with a lantern tour of the plantation house. At the stroke of midnight, welcome 2019 by ringing the historic plantation bell and having a…

Tybee Island New Year’s Eve Fireworks

December 31: New Year’s Eve Fireworks! Bring in 2019 with your friends and family on Savannah’s beach with a bang! Enjoy the New Year’s Eve Fireworks show launched from Tybee Island’s Walter W Parker Pier and Pavilion at the stroke of midnight. The celebration can be observed from the beach around the pier as well…