Sat. & Sun Feb. 16 & 17: Savannah Irish Festival @ the Savannah Civic Center. On Saturday, children’s stage performers run from 11:45 am-4:30 pm and include: Savannah Irish Dancers of Savannah (11:45 a.-12:30 pm); Gary Maurer’s Magic Show (12:45-1:30 pm and 3:45-4:30 pm); The Savannah Ceili Band Instrument Demo (1:45-2:30 pm); Pride of Ireland Dancers (2:45-3:30 pm). Sunday’s children’s stage performers are noon-12:45 pm and include Pride of Ireland Dancers (noon-12:45 pm); Gary Maurer’s Magic Show (1-1:45 pm and 4-4:45 pm); The Savannah Ceili Band Instrument Demo (2-2:45 pm); Irish Dancers of Savannah (3-3:45 pm). Children 14 and younger are free with an adult; Daily admission is $11.50. Two day pass: $20. 912.232.3448.
9-11 am Sat. Feb. 16. Haunted Tours @ Oatland Island Wildlife Center: Investigate Oatland Island’s haunted history with tour guides from Sixth Sense Savannah. 912.898.3980
Sat and Sun Feb. 16 & 17: Arts, Crafts & Food Expo @ Historic Honey Horn, HHI: Two-day event includes sweet grass basket weaving, indigo dyeing, fishnet weaving, Gullah foods, a kiddie land, musical performances every half hour.
11-6 pm Sat. and noon-5 pm Sun. $5 for adults; $2 for children
100 William Hilton Parkway. 843.689.9314
11 am-3 pm Sat. Feb. 16: Free car seat checks @ the Lewis Candler & Research Pavilion across from Candler Hospital on Reynolds St. Certified child passenger safety techs examine child safety seats for recalls and to ensure correct installation. FREE! 912.353.3148
Sat. Feb. 16: Make log cabins in honor of Presidents’ Weekend @ Michael’s in Savannah and Bluffton. Part of Michael’s Imagination Saturdays. Every Saturday, kids 5-12 are invited to join 30 minute craft sessions at 10 am, 10:30 am, 11 am, 11:30 am. $2 cost includes supplies.
1-2 pm Sat. Feb. 16: Pantomime storytelling class @ the Arts Center of Coastal Carolina, 14 Shelter Cove Lane, HHI. Sesame Street’s R. Bruce Connelly teaches students to explore storytelling through movement and music. For ages 9-12. Cost: $15.