ScoutSavannah.com has scouted out a few great events for you. Celebrate a Christmas Tradition, a safe way to view holiday lights and a couple of fun scavenger hunts…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!
Nov 26 -Nov 29
Triple J Stables & Petting Zoo hosting Family Farm Day on November 28th from 2:00pm to 4:00pm
Family farm day at Triple J Stables & Petting Zoo. $10 per person ages walking and up. Horse rides, bounce house, petting zoo, corn box and more plus Mrs. Claus will be there from 2:30pm to 3:30pm. To sign up, please email firstname.lastname@example.org. You will receive an email back with information on how to sign up. Limited spots available.
Witchcraft & Wizardry Savannah with CluedUpp on November 28th starting at 9:00am and open till 6:00pm
Think you have what it takes to solve a mystery? Grab your wands and don your cloaks as you hit the streets of Savannah. This spell-binding outdoor adventure game will take your team on a mysterious and magical journey across town. Work with your teammates to crack the clues, solve the puzzles and save the realm. Will you be able to solve the mystery in time? Tickets are $48 per team (just 1 ticket needed per team of 6 people) and can be found here.
Mystery Island Treasure Hunt at Skidaway Island State Park on November 27th from 10:00am to 12:00pm
Join Performance Initiatives, Inc for this outdoor activity with the whole family at Skidaway Island State Park. Teams of up to 5 people can partake in this on-of-a-kind photo based scavenger hunt. Trophies and treats will go to the first three teams that solve the clues, get the photos and return to base. This is an outdoor photo based hunt that’s socially distanced. Go to the above link to purchase tickets: $15 per adult, $10 per child 14 & younger and $20 per adult if you don’t pre-purchase.
A Christmas Tradition at The Savannah Theatre opening evening 11/26 through 12/24 (times vary)
“A Christmas Tradition” brings you holiday glitz and glitter with a 2-hour performance. The theatre is transformed into a perfect holiday picture, sharing all of your Christmas favorites. Sprinkle in a little comedy and Santa and his dancing reindeer for the greatest event of the season. Purchase tickets here. $46.87 for adults and $23.87 for children 17 and under.
Turkey Trot Scavenger Hunt hosted by Wormsloe on November 27th from 10:00am to 4:00pm
Wormsloe Historic Site at 7601 Skidaway Road is asking your to come out on Black Friday for their Turkey Trot Scavenger Hunt. At your own pace, come tackle the 3 mile Battery Trail. Check in at the Visitor Center for a trail map and info about the Turkey Trot Coins you’ll be looking for along the way. Return to the museum after completing the hike and redeem your coins for a prize (while supplies last). Admission $2 to $10.
Savannah’s Boat Parade of Lights on November 28th from 6:00pm to 9:30pm
A Christmas parade, Savannah style! Over 40 lighted vessels parade Savannah’s Waterfront accompanied by amazing attractions along River Street with a fireworks extravaganza you won’t want to miss. Become part of the parade on board the Georgia Queen Riverboat as they lead the beautifully decorated glowing vessels along the Savannah River or choose your VIP seats at the brand new JW Marriott and Plant Riverside District.
December Nights Holiday Lights 2020 Drive Thru at the Coastal Botanical Gardens starts November 27th and runs on specific nights through December 24th
The Coastal Georgia Botanical Gardens will be hosting Holiday Lights as a drive-thru this year. Dates are Nov. 27, 28 and 29th and Dec. 3, 4, 5, 6 and 10th-24th. Ticketing information will be available soon at CGBG.