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Holiday Flash Mob @ Tybee Christmas Tree Lighting

Monday, November 13th, 2017

Holiday Flash Mob Studio Savannah Tybee Tree Lighting

Finally – your chance to partake in a Flash Mob!

The Holiday Flash Mob will perform at the Dec. 1 Lights on for Tybee holiday event in downtown Tybee.

If you would like to participate, attend the practice date 1:30PM Sat. Nov. 18 in the parking lot of Tybee Arts Assocation, No. 7 Cedarwood Avenue on Tybee Is.  Choreographer is Elyse of The STUDIO  in Savannah.


The STUDIO, 954.682.5694 email, 2805B Roger Lacey Ave., Savannah, GA, 31404 The Studio is a advertiser 



Savannah Holiday Events Guide 2017

Sunday, November 12th, 2017

Savannah Holidays Guide Christmas parades, lights, tree lightings

Savor the Holiday Season 2017 in Savannah & stay informed about all the fun happening with our Savannah Holiday Events Fun Guide 2017

The guide includes Christmas parades & tree lightings; Savannah Santa Train; St. Vincent’s 8th Annual Holiday Shopping Extravaganza; a Parent & Child Holiday Clay Workshop; kids’ Holiday Pottery Classes & Holiday Camp;  special kids’ Holiday Art Saturday Workshops; Holiday Robotics Camp & more,

See it all here. 

Savannah Holidays 2017: “Holidays on Broughton” Tree Lighting, Santa Photos

Sunday, October 29th, 2017

Holidays on Broughton 2017 Santa photos Tree Lighting

Experience  “Holidays on Broughton 2017” festivities that kick off with a tree-lighting Nov. 24 in downtown Savannah.

The Broughton Street merriment includes the 50-foot Broughton Street holiday tree at the corner of Broughton and Bull Streets, seasonal music performances and Santa visits on certain days through Dec. 31.

“Holidays on Broughton” also will include:

Corner of Broughton & Bull Streets
Fri. Nov. 24, 5PM
Broughton Street officially welcomes the holiday season with the lighting off the 50-foot holiday tree adorned with glistening lights! Come celebrate Holidays on Broughton, with musical performances, Santa’s arrival and more.

Corner of Broughton & Bull streets
Fri Nov. 24, 5-9PM
Sat. Nov. 25 10AM-2PM
Bring your own camera for an opportunity to take a photo with Santa! Located underneath the holiday tree at the corner of Broughton and Bull Streets.
Professional photography not available.


The City of Savannah is offering a holiday parking deal every Thursday and Friday in starting Nov. 23 through Dec. 22.

The first three hours in any city-owned garage is free. Any time over three hours is the daily rate.

Garages included: Bryan Street, Liberty Street, Robinson garage on Montgomery Street, State Street Garage and the Whitaker Street Garage.

Details here. 

In support of Small Business Saturday, shopping is made easy with three hours of free parking on Sat. Nov. 25 in any city-owned parking garage, sponsored by the City of Savannah. Daily rates apply after the first three hours of free parking.



(Savannah Holidays 2017) Holiday Boat Parade of Lights + Fireworks

Sunday, October 29th, 2017

Savannah Holiday Boat Parade of Lights 2014

It’s a Christmas parade, Savannah style!

On Sat. Nov. 25, 2017, about 35 lighted vessels parade both sides of the waterfront. The Holiday Boat Parade of Lights 2017 starts at 7:15 PM.

You can watch the parade along River Street, free of charge.

Or you can enjoy live music performances, a tree lighting ceremony & a fireworks extravaganza at The Westin. Cost: $10 admission per person for the Savannah Harbor Foundation. Online tickets available here.  There will also be a collection of toys and gift cards for Greenbriar Children’s Center

Schedule of Events @ the Westin
5PM – 10PM – Holiday Concessions
6PM – Savannah Pipes and Drums
6:15PM – Proclamation Read by General Oglethorpe & tree lighting ceremony
6:20PM – Tree Lighting Ceremony
6:30PM – Musical Entertainment
7:15PM – Cannon Fire to Start the Parade
9PM- Fireworks

More information on the Savannah Harbor Foundation’s Boat Parade of Lights here.




(Savannah Holidays 2017) Tybee Christmas tree lighting, kids’ holiday shopping & more

Sunday, October 29th, 2017

Tybee Christmas tree lighting parade bike parade 2017 holidays Savannah

Lights on for Tybee 2017: Christmas tree lighting
6:30PM Fri. Dec. 1 2017
A celebratory Tybee tradition downtown with the tree lighting
Mayor Buelterman lights the Christmas tree at the Roundabout. Following the lighting ceremony, the choir – led by performers with the Tybee Arts Performing Society – will lead you from the tree to the steps of Historic Carbo House for holiday entertainment & singalongs.
Tybee Beautification will present the Best Decorated Business awards. Gretchen Greene School of Dance students will perform
Followed by the arrival of Santa Claus.
Plus, gently falling snowflakes from the Sea & Breeze throughout the evening.
Complimentary refreshments will be available at participating locations throughout downtown during the evening celebration.


House of the Christmas Mouse: Holiday Shopping for Kids
Dec 2-3, 2017
The Tybee Arts Association welcomes kids to come to the Arts Center for this year’s House of the Christmas Mouse. There will be a plethora of Christmas gifts at children prices available for your little ones to do their holiday shopping on Sat Dec. 2 (10AM – 1PM & 4-6PM) and Sun. Dec. 3 (10AM-2PM). Plus, horse drawn carriage rides will be offered on Saturday.
The Arts Center
7 Cedarwood Ave.
Tybee Is. GA, 31328


Tybee Island Christmas Parade 2017 
Sat. Dec. 2 2017, 1-4 PM
Line the streets and share your holiday joy as festive, spirited participants lead Santa from the 14th Street beachfront parking lot to the Tybee Gym. Following the parade, kids can spend time with Santa & enjoy the games and activities provided by the YMCA of Coastal GA – Tybee Island Branch.
Learn more here.


The Tour de Christmas Lights bike parade
7PM Sat. Dec. 9 2017
Light up your bikes & golf carts. The Tour de Christmas Lights parade begins & ends at A-J’s Dockside (1315 Chatham Ave.).
Registration: 3-6PM. The oyster roast, door prizes, and raffle drawing begin at 4:30PM. The “best of” judging begins at 6PM. The parade will start at 7PM.
After the winner is announced, the riding begins for touring the island’s lights & downtown spontaneous stops. Proceeds & donations benefit the Rising TYde Community Food Pantry.


18th Annual Tybee Polar Bear Plunge
Noon, New Year’s Day, Mon. Jan. 1 2018
Dress up, have fun & jump into the Atlantic with thousands of your closest friends @ noon to celebrate the beginning of 2018.
Tybee Island Pier and Pavilion, Tybee Island, GA 31328
COST: Adults $25; Kids younger than 12: $15
Register for this event here.

(Hilton Head Holidays 2017) Tis the Season Lights & Entertainment, Shelter Cove Towne Center

Sunday, October 29th, 2017

Tis the season holiday lights Christmas Shelter Cove Towne Center Bluffton

‘Tis the Season lighting & entertainment spectacular
Shelter Cove Towne Center, Hilton Head Is.

Activities & entertainment includes visits from Santa & Mrs. Claus, Horse & Carriage Rides, Rock Wall, Skating Rink, Bounce Houses, Movies in the Park, Zip Line, Local Group Performances.

Park your car, stroll through the lights, enjoy nightly events. Part of proceeds to benefit People for Parks.

Presented by Kroger, Belk & the merchants of Shelter Cove Towne Centre, ‘Tis the Season will run from Nov. 20 – Dec. 30 and will be open to the public nightly from 5:30-9PM.

Schedule of events (more to come):

Sat. Nov. 18
8AM The Meatball Run

Every Night, Nov 20 – Dec 30
5:30-9PM Lights are on!

Fri. Dec. 1
4-8PM – Winter Wonderland Festival
5-7PM – Mr. and Mrs. Claus

Sat. Dec. 2
5-7PM – Mr. and Mrs. Claus

Thurs. Dec. 7
6PM- Movie in the Park- Polar Express

Fri. Dec. 8
5-7PM – Santa Claus

Sat. Dec. 9
5-7PM – Mr. and Mrs. Claus

Thurs. Dec. 14
6PM- Movie in the Park- Elf

Fri. Dec. 15
5-7PM – Mr. and Mrs. Claus

Sat. Dec. 16
5-7PM – Mr. and Mrs. Claus

Thurs. Dec. 21
6PM Movie in the Park- Dr. Seuss’ How the Grinch Stole Christmas

Fri. Dec. 22
5-7PM – Mr. and Mrs. Claus

Sat. Dec. 23
5-7PM – Mr. and Mrs. Claus

Fri. Dec. 29
9AM-1PM – Red Cross Blood Drive