If you’re wondering how you’re going to keep your family entertained this holiday season, then it’s time to take a minute and get creative. Get your kids off their mobile or gaming devices and make some precious memories together with these local ideas.

Stop by The Little House Bakery and get your paint your own cookies or DIY cookie kits (need to be pre-ordered) for a day of sweet fun.

Grab some thermos’ of hot cocoa and head out for The Holiday Lights and Sights Tour or Drive Thru Coastal Georgia Botanicals December Nights and Holiday Lights

Check out Henny Penny Cafe to see what the craft of the project of the week is and let the kids get creative while the adults order a Horchata and catch up

Plan a Holiday Movie Night, but first visit Savannah Candy Kitchen or River Street Sweets and let everyone pick their favorite candy to mix into the popcorn making a one-of-a-kind family tradition

Make holiday treats and bring them to a local fire station, elderly neighbor or dog biscuits to take to a local shelter.

Go to E. Shaver Bookseller to browse their holiday section and make reading one book out load before bed a holiday family tradition.

Don’t sleep on Skidaway Island State Park Adventures, check their website for what is going on. They offer free or inexpensive holiday crafts, hikes, scavenger hunts, etc.

Walk the Plant Riverside Boardwalk and check out this calendar for a list of activities.

Visit AMF Lanes and take advantage of their “The Holiday Bash” package which gives you two hour bowling, shoe rental, 6 menu options and unlimited soft drinks for $37.00 per person.


VR Territory Savannah at Oglethorpe Mall offers group VR Experiences.

Tour with the Teacher Trivia Tours is the perfect tour of Savannah which includes learning about Savannah’s squares, churches, history, haunting’s, movies, and pop culture while you get out and get some exercise.

Need a place where the kiddos can bounce off all that energy then check out Exhilarate for a couple hours of let-them-run-wild playtime.