Say “hello” to July in the best way possible by taking part of some of the great events Savannah is offering. Here is a list of some of the hottest happenings around town this month. Remember to check back regularly as events are added as they are announced.
Grease at The Historic Savannah Theatre, July 15th -July 31st (times vary)
The musical turned movie that brings us back to the days of loud cars, big hair and summer lovin’ is coming to the stage at the Historic Savannah Theatre. The whole cast of “Grease” including our beloved high school summer lovebirds, Danny and Sandy, will rock the stage with their classic songs that are still favorites today. If you love the movie, you will be sure to love Savannah’s revival of this incredible show. Featuring the Savannah Theatre’s award-winning cast and band!
Disney Summer Classics: Mary Poppins, July 24th-3:00pm
Stump Tropical Arrangements Workshop, July 28th-7:00pm-8:00pm
Participants will choose from a wide selection of 2” Tropical Plants to arrange into our new 6” KILN Room Low Ceramic Planters.
Family Magic Show at Tybee Post Theatre, July 29th-3:00pm
Fiesta Latina Dance Party at Plant Riverside, July 30th-7:00pm-11:00pm
Plant Riverside District – which is known as Savannah’s Entertainment District – will host a special Fiesta Latina Dance Party at District Live, a state-of-the-art live music venue at Plant Riverside District. The party will feature a high-energy performance by LPT Salsa Band, a Jacksonville, Fla.-based 14-piece Afro-Cuban salsa orchestra that is widely considered the “ambassadors of Salsa and Afro-Cuban music in the Southeast.” In addition, a Salsa DJ will play Latin music and encourage guests to dance the night away on the open dance floor between performances by LPT. Drink specials will be available throughout the evening. Fiesta Latina Dance Party tickets are $20 per person and are available at the door.
Queens & Cocktails – Drag Brunch at The Lost Square, July 31st-12:00pm-1:30pm
Brunch So Funny Savannah, July 31st-12:00pm
Mountainfilm on Tour Savannah, August 6th-5:00pm-7:30pm
Family Movie Night Returns! Join them in August for an evening of films, family, and fun! – https://mailchi.mp/d78dc5501428/summer-edition-20166663
Tantalizing Tarts with Chef Darin, August 6th-10:00am-1:00pm
Enjoy your savory tart in class along with a salad suited to pairing with it, while your poached pear tart finishes baking.
– Poached Pears
– Frangipane (Almond Cream Filling)
– Cream Cheese Pastry Dough
– Savory Mushroom & Boursin Tarts
– Salad with Dijon-Shallot Vinaigrette
Paddleboarding and Yoga on Little Tybee, August 6th-8:00am
The Olde Pink House to Host Casa Herradura Tequila Dinner, August 11th-6:30pm
The Olde Pink House, an iconic restaurant and architectural treasure located at 23 Abercorn St. in the heart of Savannah’s National Historic Landmark District, is delighted to host a special Casa Herradura Tequila Dinner on Thursday, August 11 at 6:30 p.m. Guests will enjoy a selection of tequila cocktails followed by a tequila and food pairing with reposado, blanco and ultra tequilas that have been expertly crafted by Casa Herradura in Guadalajara, Mexico. In addition, Casa Herradura Global Brand Ambassador Ruben Aceves will discuss each expression of tequila highlighted for the evening, offering insight into the agave cultivation and production process as well as the remarkable history of these award-winning spirits. A proud native of Guadalajara, Aceves has served as the director of international brand development for Casa Herradura since 2000 and is well-versed in the history of the Hacienda of San Jose del Refugio, the birthplace of Casa Herradura, which hosts more than 60,000 visitors a year. Tickets are $110++ per person and are available at OldePinkHouseRestaurant.com.
Lucas Centennial Summer: Dirty Dancing, August 12th-7:00pm
“Dirty Dancing” set the standard for dance and romance films upon its release 35 years ago — and left all of us yearning to nail that lift with leading man Patrick Swayze. Set at a Catskills resort in the early 1960s, the film traces the love story of Johnny (Swayze) and Baby (Jennifer Grey) as they break down class barriers and light the dance floor on fire. Join them at the Lucas Theatre for the Arts is transformed into Kellerman’s for a night, where absolutely no one will be put in a corner. Watermelon drinks on special!
Savannah PirateCon 2022, August 13th-12:00pm
Savannah Summer Formal, August 13th-6:00pm
Mission: Pawsible Annual Silent Auction, August 13th-6:00pm
• 50/50 Raffle
• Photo Booth
• Best Dressed Competition
• COVID-19 Precautions
Square Dance at Starland Yard, August 18th-7:00pm
A Sinatra Summer’s Eve, August 18th-6:00pm
Midday in the Beer Garden at Moon River, August 20th-11:00am-3:00pm
Join them for the second annual Midday in the Beer Garden Festival at Moon River! This beer festival takes place in the heart of historic downtown Savannah Georgia, right here at Savannah’s original brewpub and beer garden, on Saturday, August 20th, 2022. They’ll be pouring a wide variety of brews from 13+ local breweries, plus local mead and spirits! Also serving up brats, burgers, and more from the Beer Garden grill! Tickets include a souvenir tasting glass, unlimited sampling between 11am-3pm, and a festival logo sticker. VIP tickets will also be available, with access to a private, air conditioned tasting area in the pub with an exclusive selection of beers, a fast-access food/bev ordering line at the Moon River bar, plus a meet ‘n’ greet with the Moon River brew team! We will also have a Designated Driver ticket option which includes a Moon River mocktail and the festival logo sticker, with no tasting cup/sampling included.
Cosmic Sound Bath, August 20th-3:00pm-4:00pm
With the help of the healing properties found in the Quartz crystal, these sound bowls can assist with alleviating physical aches and pains caused by stress. This has allowed her clients to experience life changing emotional release and relief. She is here to offer services to individuals who want to get reconnected w/ their femininity & masculine energy, those who seek internal balance and a peace of mind by way of sound healing & meditation. This meditation method is perfect for people who are over-worked, suffer from emotional exhaustion, and/or have a hard time getting into a meditative state. Who do you know that could benefit from this session?
Two Tides Slush Fest, August 27th-12:00pm-8:00pm
Saturday, August 27th, 12pm-8pm. 𝟮𝟰+ 𝗳𝗿𝗼𝘇𝗲𝗻 𝘀𝗹𝘂𝘀𝗵𝗶𝗲𝘀 concocted by the 𝘧𝘪𝘯𝘦𝘴𝘵 slush artisans they know, plus a few slushies by some of your favorite local SAV hangs. 𝗡𝗢 pre-order, 𝗡𝗢 tickets, just show up for slushy goodness. Event layout, slushy flavors, food, and other happenings to be announced soon. They can’t wait to share everything they have planned. Meanwhile, check out the guest list at the above link.