Events: 14th August 2018

Savannah VOICE Festival

August 4-26: Introducing Savannah Opera! Now in its sixth season in Savannah, the VOICE Festival is happy to announce the launch of Savannah Opera! This new branch of the Festival will continue the work of staging high quality productions in the Hostess City, presenting its own themed season during the Festival time. This year’s season…

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.