First Saturday for Kids, 10 am -1 pm Sat. Aug. 2 @ Telfair’s Jepson Center for Arts. Studio art workshop focuses on a summer sculpture project; storytelling; children activities in the ArtZeum; an 11 am classic family film. Free admission.207 W. York St., downtown Savannah. 912.790.8800
Tax Free Weekend! Thurs. July 31-Sun. Aug. 3. Items that are exempt are personal computers priced $1,500 or less; general school supplies priced $20 or less per item; articles of clothing priced $100 or less per item with the exception of handbags, jewelry, watches etc. For a list of exempt items, click here
“Annie Get Your Gun” @ Savannah Children’s Theatre, 7 pm. Fri. Aug. 1, 3 pm Sat. Aug. 2, 3 pm Sun. Aug. 3. 2160 E. Victory Drive. Cost: $10.
Historic Savannah Feis, national Irish dance competition, 8 am Sat. Aug. 2 @ the Savannah Civic Center. Dancers from all over the U.S. compete. Cost: $8, free for 17 and younger. 912.897.5984
Brian & Jennifer Huskey, owners of B. Matthews Restaurant @ 325 E. Bay Street & Blowin’ Smoke BBQ @ 514 MLK Jr. Blvd were married @ Tennessee Valley Unitarian Universality Church, where the recent deadly shooting occurred. On Sun. Aug. 3 and Sun. Aug. 10, both restaurants will donate 20 percent of daily receipts to the congregation of Tennessee Valley Unitarian Universalist Church.
Disney on Ice tickets go on sale. Starting @ 10 am Fri. Aug. 1. Minnie and Mickey’s Magical Journey will have seven shows at the Savannah Civic Center Nov. 5-9. 912.651.6556, 800.351.7469
Head Is./Bluffton area
Family Fun Day @ Coastal Discovery Museum at Honey Horn, 10 am-2 pm, Fri. Aug. 1. Yostie the puppeteer from 12:30-2 pm; sweetgrass basket maker Sarah Edwards Hammond, children’s author Kate Sally Palmer, gumbo sampling with Rowland, a Kids’ Zone and more. 70 Honey Horn Dr., HHI. 843.689.3033 ext 224
Home Depot Kids Workshop, 9 am-noon Sat. Aug. 2 @ all Home Depot stores. Free how-to clinics designed for children ages 5-12, available on the first Saturday of the month. Children accompanied by an adult create useful objects.