Events: 17th 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…

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…

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.

Loyalists & Liberty

Thursday-Saturday: “Loyalists & Liberty” program at the Savannah History Museum at 10:30 a.m., 12:30 p.m. & 2:30 p.m. A special program offering visitors an in-depth understanding of the Revolutionary War in Savannah with a musket demonstration and a visitor reenactment on Battlefield Memorial Park. 303 MLK, Jr. Blvd. (912) 651-6840 or www.chsgeorgia.org.

Red Shoe Clay Shoot

Grab your gear and get ready to show off your marksmanship, because it’s time for the 3rd Annual Red Shoe Society Clay Shoot! August 17th at 17 South Rod and Gun Club, we will be welcoming teams to try their skills at 10 sporting clay stations. Registration begins at 2 p.m. and the tournament begins…

On The Spot Murder Mystery Dinner Show

    Fridays: On The Spot Murder Mystery Dinner Show hosted by The Odd Lot Improv Team at Savannah Coffee Roasters, 6:30 p.m. An entirely improvised murder-mystery accompanied by a stellar three-course meal. 215 W Liberty St. For details and tickets, call (912) 352-2994 or visit www.savannahcoffee.com.

Tybee Post Theater presents A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum

August 17-19: The Tybee Arts Association and the Tybee Post Theater present the fun-filled musical farce A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum. Broadway’s greatest farce is light, fast-paced, witty, irreverent and one of the funniest musicals ever written. This show takes comedy back to its roots, combining situations from the time-tested,…

Mamma Mia at Savannah Theatre

August 10-26: Mamma Mia! The Worldwide Smash Hit Musical based on the music of ABBA! Over 54 million people all around the world have fallen in in love with the characters, the story and the music that make Mamma Mia! the ultimate feel-good show! A mother. A daughter. Three possible dads. And a trip down…