Celebrate fall and cooler weather with the introduction of a fun to do list, all while helping to support local businesses.  Check out a live music performance to help local musicians, a fun sport that involves axes, a new menu at one of your favorite local restaurants or a relaxing wellness day just before the holidays. The possibilities are endless but here is a few to get you started on different ways to help the community and have fun in the process.

1. Stop by Custard Boutique and grab a bread kit. You need the smell of fresh baked bread in your home at all times, bonus points if it is cinnamon swirl.

2. Dine at one of Savannah’s newest restaurants such as Cuban Window Cafe or Common Thread (opening soon).

3. Get some awesome wood fired pizza from Squirrel’s in the Starland District and end your night with a flaming drink at WaterWitch Tiki.

4. Take a drive to Tybee to hang out in the sand and stop by Pier 16, Cockspur Grill or Seawolf Tybee.

5. Buy some cheese for Thanksgiving from Bootleg Farm at the Forsyth Farmers Market.

6. Holidays are stressful, book a day of wellness with Temple Day Spa, Peacefully Rooted, Thrive Skin Studio or award winning Spa Bleu.

7. Get some fresh air and exercise by taking a bike ride around Tybee with Tybee Island Bike Rentals.

8. Have a volunteer day with the family at Whippoorwill Farms and learn about regenerative farming. You can even “glamp” in their retro style RV.

9. Run to Fat Radish to try Chef Wilber’s Shipwreck’d menu.

10. Give a puppy or a kitten a home for the holidays…visit Humane Society of Greater Savannah or Coastal Pet Rescue.

11. Put your feet up  and enjoy a cup of joe at Origin Coffee Bar and catch a couple episodes of The Office while you are there.

12. Take out your holiday aggressions on the bullseye at Savannah Axe (opening soon).

13. Give a good southern welcome to one of the new local businesses like The Printed Peach, Merchants on Bee, The Edition Shop’s new location or The Blue Poppy Shop.

14. Take in a live music performance, check out Scout’s weekend lists on social media to catch some of Savannah’s greats. Don’t miss a chance to jam out to Lyn Avenue, Jacob Evans, Josephine Johnson, Swamptooth, Kyle Yardley Blues, Anders Thomsen Trio, Eric Britt or Lafaye & The Fellas.

15. Hop on over to Hop Atomica. Get Freakin’ Stoked (one of their new beers) with a falafel.

16. Sit front row for a Front Porch Improv performance…it’s like of like going to the gym for an ab work out, you won’t be sorry.

17. Take up a new exercise class to blow off some steam before the in-laws arrive at Viking Strength Sports, Sun and Moon Yoga Studios or visit Cameron Scott at Orangetheory.

18. Make this the month you finally start to compost and who better than COR Compost they have many options and make it easy.

19. Learn all about fascinating fungi from Savannah’s own Swampy Appleseed.

20. Get all the energy for the holiday season with high quality tinctures from True Earth.

21. Sweeten up your holiday menu with local honey from Wild Light Honey.