Let’s celebrate May by taking part in some of Savannah’s great local events. Here is a list of some of the hottest happenings around town this month. Don’t forget your mask, have fun and stay safe!

New Yoga Now’s Yoga Jam Spring Series – Various dates in May, 1pm-2:30pm

What’s a YOGA JAM!? The mission is to unite, or ‘yoke’, the two worlds of yoga and music together! Join Jessie Gulliver for a Yoga Jam as she pairs with Michael McCormick, aka Turtle of Savannah bands Turtlefolk and Turtle and the Heads. This is a series of 4 classes held at the Sea Maritime Museum. $35 per session or all for for $108. Register here.

Savannah Jazz’s Annual Circle of Friends’ Gig – May 14, 6:30pm

An evening supporting Savannah Jazz, the Jazz History Exhibit, Festival, Concerts and Education. Live music with the Savannah Jazz Hall of Fame Band featuring Dolette McDonald’s Jazzy Vocals. Food, drinks, and dancing in the gardens at Ships of the Sea Maritime Museum. Auction of great items including art, vacations and more! Friday, May14, 2021 6:30 PM – 10:00 PM, Ships of the Sea Maritime Museum , 41 Martin Luther King Jr Blvd, Savannah, GA 31401. Tickets can be purchased at the above link.

Phil the Squares with Song – May 15, 3:00pm

Join them for another Phil the Squares Concert! In this performance, members from the Savannah Philharmonic Chorus will hit every decade of American choral music since 1920. From Gershwin’s “I Got Rhythm” to Pentatonix’s “Sing,” this joyous and familiar program will make your heart sing. All are welcome to attend this free concert — no ticket or RSVP required.
Please wear your mask for the entire performance and follow social distancing practices. They will offer a live stream via Facebook for those who want to enjoy the concert from home. The venue is Chippewa Square 17 W. McDonough St.

 

Two Tides Brewing 3rd Anniversary Party – May 15, 12:00pm-7:00pm

More details to come but here are a few of the things planned so far and keep and eye out for VIP ticket info. Food by Strangebird Foodtruck, Music by Squash & Zucch, VIP tickets available, Multiple event widows, TONS of beer releases, including a few collabs they can’t wait to announce, anniversary glassware & new merch. Titty Bats on-site.

 

Breath + Booz with Christine Graeber at Ghost Coast Distillery – May 15, 10:30am-11:30am

Let’s connect through breath and then booze! Life is all about a healthy balance right?! Come join Christine Graeber, a 500 hour RYT, for a juicy, all levels vinyasa flow. Bring your own mat and be prepared to provoke your body, mind, and soul. Christine will offer variations to make this practice safe and challenging for practitioners of all levels. After class you will have Ghost Coast Distillery all to ourselves for a half hour with discounted drink and shot specials. Class will start promptly at 10:30am with libations to follow at 11:30am. $12 includes class only. Discounted drinks will be offered post class! BYOM (bring your own mat)

Kitten Party at Pounce Cat Cafe – May 20, 6:00pm-8:00pm

Tickets for the Kitten Party are $20 per person and include: Light snacks and hors d’oeuvres, $3 drink specials all night long, 1 hour of unlimited cuddles with adoptable kittens and cats.
Spots are limited so sign up meow!

Spring Makers Market at Service Brewing – May 22, 11:00am-7:00pm

They’re kicking off Spring the right way, with craft beer, good food and LOCAL MAKERS! Join them Saturday, May 22nd for their Palm Springs themed Makers Market at Service Brewing Co!
At the market you will find local artist + makers, craft beer, lots of raffles, games, a DJ, food trucks and vendors, live music, photo ops and SO MUCH MORE.

First Annual Renegade Paws Rescue Yard Sale – May 22, 8:00am-12:00pm

Donations-based yard sale in support of Renegade Paws Rescue. Shop until you drop to benefits the dogs of Renegade Paws Rescue. All items will be donations-based. If you would like to donate items in support of the sale, please email info@renegadepawsrescue.org. The sale will be held at 1218 Waters Avenue.

Youth Bee Class with Wild Light Honey at Whippoorwill Farms – May 23, 11:00am-1:00pm

Curious about the pollination power of bees? Learn from the bee master himself Alec from Wild Light Honey. Join them on May 23rd as we discover the magic of bees. Special event will be held at Whippoorwill Farms SC and will take place from 11am until 1pm (break in between for lunch). It will be an incredible day to remember for sure! Together you will learn about Alec and his journey with beekeeping, the roles inside the hive, and the important role bees play in our environment.

HSGS Arts for Animals Showcase  – May 28, 6:00pm-8:00pm

The Humane Society For Greater Savannah Presents: Art For Animals This years theme is “Shelter Animals” and can be interpreted in the following mediums:
1. Written –
Poetry, Stories, Song Lyrics, Adoption Advertisement etc.
2. Photography –
Black & White, Fine Art, Portrait, Abstract etc.
3. Painting –
Abstract, Realism, Pop Art, Impressionism etc.
4. Mixed Media –
Combining two or more categories.
5. Drawing –
Geometric, Emotive, Perspective etc.
6. Sculpture –
Carved, Full Round, Kinetic etc.
Each applicant will be competing in their specific age category. Age Categories are as follows:
1. Elementary school
2. Middle school
3. High school
4. University/Adult (anyone over the age of 18)
Artists should use inspiration from the Humane Society For Greater Savannah adoptable animals. To view our animals click the link below https://www.humanesocietysav.org/adoption/
An entry fee of 10$ will be applied at submission. This money raised will go towards The Humane Society For Greater Savannah Medical Fund. To pay your entry fee head to https://www.humanesocietysav.org/tickets/
Once fee is paid send an email to Montana at mtohm@humanesocietysav.org for more show details including drop off deadlines for installation.
All submissions must be in by May 24th 2021. Opening night for “Art for Animals” will be May 28th and the show will close May 30th.
Opening Night Party May 28th 6pm-8pm
May 29th 6-8pm
May 30th 5-7pm
The show will take place at the Gingerbread House – 1921 Bull St.