ScoutSavannah.com has scouted out a few great events for you. Celebrate a Christmas festival, a safe way to view holiday lights and a couple of local craft fairs to boot..all while socially distanced of course. Read “Weekend Buzz” every weekend to stay in the know and don’t miss the upcoming events feature at the bottom of the site for daily events. Bring your mask and have some fun!
Dec 3 -Dec 6
Christmas on The Farm family farm day at Triple J Stables and Petting Zoo on December 6th and 12th (times vary)
Horse rides, petting zoo, bounce house and more. Come visit Santa and get your photo taken with him and enjoy a cup of hot chocolate and s’mores by the fire. $10 per person ages walking and up. Must sign up prior to arrival, to sign up, please email firstname.lastname@example.org
LaScala Ristorante hosts First Friday on December 4th from 5:00pm to 10:00pm
Charity Event hosted by LaScala Ristorante and Coastal Pet Rescue. Please join them for an oyster roast ($2), Prosecco & Peroni ($5), Campfire Cannolis ($5) and to shop with local vendors. Elena’s Operation Christmas will be accepting new, unwrapped gifts for children of all ages to be donated to a variety of shelters and ministries throughout the city.
Tybee Island Christmas Caravan on December 4th from 6:00pm to 8:00pm
In lieu of a Christmas Parade this year, be on the lookout for Tybee’s festive, lighted Christmas Caravan, coming December 4, 6 pm, to a neighborhood street near you! Watch from your porch, a city park or River’s End Campground. A route map can be found in the comment section of the above link.
Holiday Open House at Savannah City Market on December 4th from 6:00pm to 9:00pm
Experience Savannah’s beautiful holiday spirit in historic City Market. Stroll in the flickering light of 500+ luminaria lining our two-block courtyard, serenaded by Christmas melodies. Drop in for treats in City Market shops and watch for a glimpse of Father Christmas.
Made by Makers Holiday Market at Service Brewing on December 5th from 11:00am to 6:00pm
Shop a wide variety of local artists, designers and makers while sipping on a craft brew! The event will be held indoors, in Service Brewing’s spacious production area with plenty of room to enjoy shopping while social distancing. Also, DJ and food trucks.
Miracle on Swing Street a Holiday Soiree at Victory North on December 5th starting at 5:00pm
The year 2020 has been rough, but it cannot take away the Holiday Spirit! Jeremy and Clay, along with the Fabulous Equinox Orchestra and a few special guests, will deck the halls with jolly jingles at Victory North, Savannah’s premier performance venue.
Craft Scout Holiday Market on December 5th from 10:00am to 6:00pm
They’re moving outdoors for their 7th annual Craft Scout Savannah Holiday Market to 2302 E. Gwinett St at RePurpose Savannah Lumber Yard. Join them at their new outdoor venue overlooking East Savannah’s beautiful salt marsh. Shop unique handcrafted gifts from paper goods, jewelry, woodworking, fiber art, organic body products, ceramics and more in a safe, socially-distanced setting. This year, your holiday gifts can be more meaningful than ever. Every purchase helps support a local business right here in the low country.
Holiday Cookies with Family on December 5th and times vary
Enjoy this one of a kind holiday cookie decorating class in the 700 Kitchen Cooking School at the Mansion on Forsyth Park. In this hands-on class, they will provide all the tools and materials for children to create their own personal masterpieces to take home. Experience includes: Holiday cookie box, take home cookie kit (to bake) with recipe, water, coffee, hot cider, hot chocolate and juice as well as a take home photo for the holidays.
Holiday Oyster Roast with Bloom & Grow Open Market on December 5th from 4:30pm to 6:30pm
Bloom & Grow is kicking December off with a good ole Oyster roast. This will be catered by http://www.skidawaysteamers.com/ . Included will be a full non- alcohol beverage bar. This is an all you can eat event, so come get your fill on oysters before the RRR’s are over! Private/family/group tables can be reserved with tickets purchased in advance for groups of 6 or more (they encourage this) Safety distancing will be practiced otherwise. Tickets are $30 in advance and $38 at the door. Non seafood related food will be available also. Don’t forget to wear your ugliest Christmas sweater for your chance to win the grand prize of a free ticket. Prizes awarded to runner ups also. While here get your Christmas shopping list chiseled away at during this time at our Christmas Holiday market. They’ll have artisan crafters, artists, candlemakers, ornaments and more for you to shop while here. Tickets can be purchased at Glo’s coffee corner located at 1040 King George Blvd. Monday-Sunday 7am-10am and also Friday & Saturday’s until 2pm. You can purchase tickets at Freedom Fellowship church located at 14 Brassler Blvd. Savannah, Ga. 31419 on Wednesday mornings form 9-11am and Wednesday evenings 6:30-7pm. If you have questions please feel free to email them at Bloomandgrowmarket@gmail.com
Lucy Belle Farms hosting a Southeast Georgia Christmas Festival on December 2nd through December 27th starting at 5:00pm (times may vary)
Lucy Belle Farms will have fair quality rides, ice skating, a snow tent, vendors, food, entertainment and each day they will have a charity of the day. Activities will be outdoors and they will limit the number of attendees each day. They are excited to be hosting the event, and can’t wait to have everyone come out and join them. Tickets are available here.