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Savannah’s best home holiday lights displays

Wednesday, December 25th, 2019

Home Holiday Lights Savannah 2017 Christmas Decorations

Driving around Savannah, Pooler & Richmond Hill looking at home holiday light displays and decorations is a favorite family tradition.

From colossal Santa snow globes to computerized Christmas lights animated with music, find your guide to Savannah-area home holiday light displays here.

Kids especially love those computerized “dancing” lights display animated with music. Lights choreographed to blink, twink and fade in red, blue, green and white, in sync with a custom-mixed soundtrack of holiday tunes.

Find our list of best area home holiday lights here.

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Find more things to during holiday break in the SouthernMamas.com Events Calendar here.

Santa on Firetruck Savannah neighborhood visits with Southside Fire

Tuesday, December 17th, 2019

Santa Firetruck Savannah Southside Fire

Southside Fire’s Montgomery Division is getting ready for their annual Santa Truck detail when Santa visits various Savannah neighborhoods on a firetruck.

The 2019 Santa firetruck holidays dates and route:
Fri. Dec 20: Whitfield Avenue (Mistwood neighborhood as starting point)
Sat. Dec. 21: Ferguson Avenue (Sandfly as starting point)
Sun. Dec. 22: Burnside Island (Whitfield side of Beaulieu Avenue as starting point)
Mon. Dec. 23: Rain Date

Southside Fire will post updates and additional information here leading up to the event and during the event. This will include departure times from the station and their starting point for each area.

This will allow you to plan out an approximate time in which Santa should be coming to your neighborhood.

Learn more here.

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Fri. Dec. 20, route starts at 6PM.

The route begins at Mistwood. From there:

Oak Bluff
Waters Bluff
Whitfield Mobile Estates
Edenfield Ln
Rivers Bend
Mendel Avenue
Heather Street
Break at Little S Shopping Center
Whitfield Park
Pine Ridge
Strachan Avenue
Summit Ridge
Rivers Edge
River view Mobile Estates
Cartwright
Railroad

Free & open to the public.

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Sat. Dec. 21, route starts at 6PM.

The route starts in Sandfly and travels towards Shipyard.

This route includes all subdivisions along Ferguson Avenue, the Forest City Gun Club, Bethesda, Pinpoint Avenue and Lehigh Avenue.

The rain date is Dec. 23. In the event Saturday and a Sunday are delayed due to weather, the route will be modified in an attempt to cover as much area missed as possible.

Free & open to the public.

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Sun. Dec. 22, route starts at 6PM

Burnside Island

This route begins on the Whitfield side of Beaulieu Avenue, then takes Beaulieu towards Shipyard covering Butler and Beaulieu Farm Bend along the way, then take the causeway to cover the island.

On the way back, the route goes to Galleon Court.

Dec. 23 is the rain date to make up as much of the route as possible. For updates, up to minute departure times and estimated arrival time at designated break locations, go here..

Free & open to the public.
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Kindermusik Savannah musical playdate & gift certificates

Sunday, December 15th, 2019

Kindermusik Savannah toddlers preschoolers

 

There’s still room in Kindermusik Savannah with 88 Keys Piano’s last playdate of the year this Wed. Dec. 18, at 10AM.

The theme is “Sleigh Bells & Snowballs.” Grab a spot for your 0-7 year old now! Each child will take home an instrument, 10 songs, and a $10 coupon for our weekly classes. Cost is $18 for your first child and only $10 each for siblings. Be sure to join Kindermusik Savannah for this delightful class as you create warm memories in the cold weather.

Kindermusik Gift Certificates

Many people are taking advantage of  Kindermusik Savannah‘s custom gift certificates- contact Kindermusik today to gift your special little music maker with Kindermusik classes, private instrument lessons, or a piano tuning. Your choice of design and amount. Give the gift that lasts a lifetime- MUSIC. (Gift certificates are delivered by email within minutes. It’s never too late).

Email: info@kindermusikwith 88keys.com
Call: 912-988-KEYS
Text: 912-432-5885

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Savannah Holiday Camps 2019: Scribble Art Studio Winter Workshops on Saturdays

Sunday, December 15th, 2019

Winter art workshop Scribble Art Studio Savannah lessons classes art

Scribble Art Studio Winter Workshops, Savannah

Yes you can get everything done this holiday season – thanks to Winter Workshops on two Saturdays in December @ Scribble Art Studio in Savannah.

This December 2019, drop your child off @ Scribble Art Studio @ 212 E. 37th St. Savannah to do some holiday art while you take care of errands, shopping or cooking.

Winter Art Workshops
Saturdays Dec. 21 & 28 2019
10AM-Noon
For ages K-5th grade.

Join Scribble Art Studio’s “Let It Snow” mornings featuring winter themed art stations of printmaking, painting & sculpture.

$50 per workshop includes all materials for merry making of multiple projects for each participant

Payment options: Venmo/PayPal using gbyrneJuly4@gmail.com or check/card upon arrival.

Register online here. 

Scribble Art Studio
212 E. 37th St.
Savannah, GA 31401

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(Savannah Holidays 2019) Trustees’ Garden Christmas Festival

Friday, December 13th, 2019

Trustees Garden Christmas Festival Savannah 2019 holidays events kids

Christmas Festival at Trustees Garden
Sat. Dec. 21 2019 11AM-7:30PM
Trustees Garden (Charles H. Morris Center) @ 660 E. Broughton St. (renovated historic buildings and green space).
Learn more here.

Trustees’ Garden presents a Winter holiday celebration with 100% chance of snow! REALLY! Get the family together and enjoy a day filled with fun activities for all ages, music, food, shopping, and an outdoor movie (bring your blankets!) to close out the night next to our 23ft Christmas Tree!
Featuring:
Fake Snow
Snow Tubing
Rock Climbing
Trackless Train
23ft Christmas Tree
Bouncy House
Portraits with Santa
Food Trucks/Vendors
Marketplace in the Metal Building
Musical Performances
Home Alone (1990) on Giant Screen in Kehoe Square

Tickets: https://trusteeschristmas.eventbrite.com
$15 All Day Pass (all ages)
$45 Family Pack of 4 All Day Passes

Questions?
info@trusteesgarden.com

(Savannah Holiday Camps) Angel Learning Center Winter Camp

Thursday, December 12th, 2019

Savannah winter holiday camps 2019

Angel Learning Center in Pooler/Savannah  will offer an Arts & Crafts, STEM holiday camp during winter break 2019-20.

Holiday Camp will be Dec. 23-27 2019 and Dec. 30 2019-Jan. 3 2020, 8AM-5PM.

For ages PreK-12 years old.

Cost: $100/week.

To register, call or email 912.228.8228, info@angellearningcenter.com

Angel Learning Center
Pooler/Savannah
178 Basswood Dr
Savannah, GA 31407

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Parents’ Night Out @ Summit Gymnastics, Savannah

Thursday, December 12th, 2019

Parents Night Out Summit Gymnastics Savannah childcare

Parents’ Night Out @ Summit Gymnastics, Savannah

Summit Gymnastics in Savannah will offer Parents Night Out for ages 4 & older Sat. Dec. 21 2019, 7-11PM.

Your kids will enjoy pizza & games while you get a childfree night.

Register online here. 

Register via phone or email by calling 912.921.1034 or email summit.frontdesk@yahoo.com

Summit Gymnastics, 74 W Montgomery Crossroads, Savannah, 31406, (912) 921-1034, On Facebook here.Summit Gymnastics is a SouthernMamas.com advertiser

Savannah’s best home holiday lights displays 2019

Wednesday, December 11th, 2019

A local favorite holiday lights display of 80,000 lights for 2019 at a home at 24 Greatwood Way in Highlands Subdivision (Godley Park), Savannah, 31407. Lights are on at dark unless it’s raining.

Holiday home Christmas lights Savannah Guyton

Rockwell Family Christmas Lights @ 253 Cypress Creek Lane, Guyton, Ga 31312

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Driving around Savannah, Pooler & Richmond Hill looking at home holiday light displays and decorations is a favorite family tradition.

From colossal Santa snow globes to computerized Christmas lights animated with music, we have your guide to local home holiday light displays.

Kids especially love those computerized “dancing” lights display animated with music. Lights choreographed to blink, twink and fade in red, blue, green and white, in sync with a custom-mixed soundtrack of holiday tunes.

Want to add a home lights display to this list or let us know if one of the past favorites isn’t up this year? Please email us the info at anne@southernmamas.com

2019 home holiday lights favorites 

*24 Greatwood Way Savannah Ga 31407 Godley Park in the Highlands Subdivisions
5:30-10:30PM
Neighborhood is gated with the gate closed at 7PM. Many more lights have been added this year, wrapping the entire house and walkways.

*116 N. Sheftall Circle
Wilmington Island, Savannah
Depending on weather, there will cotton candy and pink train rides on Saturday nights until Christmas.

*165 Bald Cypress Lane
Bloomingdale, Ga.31302
Animated to 99.9 F.M. in front and large static display on side.
Lights on from dark til 9:30PM, unless raining.

*253 Cypress Creek Lane
Guyton GA 31312
Nightly 5:30-10:30PM
Animated to 99.3 F.M.  Friday nights is Movie Night (Fri. Dec. 13. Fri. Dec. 20, & Fri. Dec. 27) featuring lights changing in sync to Harry Potter music.

*290 Watts Road
Guyton GA 31312

*1 Old Mill Court
Windsor Forest neighborhood
Savannah, 31419

*1429 Dean Forest Road
Savannah, Georgia 31405!

*Corner of Timber Trail and Boyd Drive
Richmond Hiil, Ga.

*152 Crossing Circle
Rincon Ga.
Tune radio to 88.5 in your vehicle.

*116 Austin Way
Savannah

*Wilmington Island house: Take Penn Waller to Deerwood and turn right onto St Andrews Way.

*156 Oakview Rd.
Rincon, GA 31326 (near Hwy. 21 @ Rahn Station Rd)

*948 Zeigler Rd.
Bloomingdale GA. (Tune to 99.5 FM)

*439 Egypt Ardmore Rd
Springfield, GA 31329

*TMT Farm Christmas Lights Drive-Thru
16710 Old River Rd N
Statesboro, Georgia 30461 (Lights are on 5:30PM-midnight until Dec. 29 2019)

Not yet confirmed for 2019

*9 Yorkshire Place
Kingswood subdivision
Savannah, 31406

*202 Blue Marlin Dr.
Seagate subdivision, Whitemarsh Island. (Lights on from at least 6 – 10PM nightly until New Years Eve, unless there is heavy rain. 100% of the money collected in donation box goes to Saint Jude Children’s Research Hospital.

*40 Long Creek Lane
Richmond Hill GA 31324

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Find more holiday things to do in the SouthernMamas.com 2019 Savannah & Lowcountry Holiday Family Fun Guide. 

Holiday Camps 2019 & Tiny Tots Gym @ Summit Gymnastics, Savannah

Tuesday, December 10th, 2019

Holiday Camp Summit Gymnastics Savannah 2019 tumbling

Summit Gymnastics in Savannah will offer Holiday Camps 2019 for ages 4-10 on Dec. 23, 26, 27, 39 2019 and Jan. 2 & 3 2020 from 9AM-1PM.

Kids will partake in games, crafts & gymnastics lessons. Pick one or more days for $40 per day.

Register online via parent portal here. 

Registration closes Dec. 20 2019. 

Questions? Contact via phone or email by calling 912.921.1034 or email summit.frontdesk@yahoo.com

Summit Gymnastics, 74 W Montgomery Crossroads, Savannah, 31406, (912) 921-1034, On Facebook here.Summit Gymnastics is a SouthernMamas.com advertiser

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Tiny Tots Play Time Summit Gymnastics Toddlers

Tiny Tots Playtime @ Summit Gymnastics in Savannah is typically offered Tuesdays & Thursdays.

During December 2019, it will be offered Thurs. Dec. 12; Tues. Dec. 17; Thurs. Dec. 19 2019.

After the holidays, Tiny Tots Playtime will resume Jan 7 2020 every Tuesday and Thursday.
Tiny Tots is for children ages 5 & younger & their caregivers.

Kids can enjoy trampoline, foam in-ground pit, bars, balance beams & more.

Tiny Tots Playtime
9:30-11AM Tuesdays & Thursdays
Call ahead to confirm: 912.921.1034
$5 per child (Cash only)
For ages 5 & younger

Questions? Email summit.frontdesk@yahoo.com

Summit Gymnastics, 74 W Montgomery Crossroads, Savannah, 31406, (912) 921-1034, On Facebook here. Summit Gymnastics is a SouthernMamas.com advertise

Free Parent-Child Dance Class @ Savannah Cultural Arts Center

Tuesday, December 10th, 2019

 

parent child dance

FREE Parent & Child Dance Class @ Savannah Cultural Arts Center
Fri. Dec. 27, 9-10AM (Ages 2-12 parent & child session)
Fri. Dec. 27, 12:30-1:30PM (Ages 8-12 solo session)
Free

A free, fun and interactive workshop ideal for families who want to learn dance basics or just have fun exercising together! Open to parents and caregivers with children aged 12 and younger.

Free but register online here.

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improv show kids savannah cultural arts 2019 holidays

Front Porch Improv presents a hilarious one-hour show @ Savannah Cultural Arts Center on Sat. Dec. 28, 2019, 12:30-1:30PM

This show is family-friendly, so bring the kiddos – and chock-full of interesting characters and funny scenes.

The audience is encouraged to shout out suggestions. Great for any age.

Tickets are $5.

Ages 5 and younger are free.

Buy show tickets online here.

Brought to you by the Savannah Cultural Arts Center.

Savannah Cultural Arts Center
201 Montgomery St.
Savannah, GA 31401

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(Savannah Holidays 2019) A Fort Pulaski Holiday

Tuesday, December 10th, 2019

Fort Pulaski National Monument Savannah Christmas 2019 Holidays

Travel back to 1863 for a holiday visit to Cockspur Island as Fort Pulaski National Monument in Savannah presents special holiday programming on Saturday, December 21st and Sunday, December 22nd. Experience the fort at its festively decorated best and listen to music, learn about Christmas during the Civil War, see cannon demonstrations, and participate in family activities for all ages.

Special musical entertainment will feature performances by Suzanne and Jim. A husband and wife duo who blend their harmonious vocals with astounding skills on acoustic instruments such as the 5 string banjo, guitar, flute, autoharp, courtship dulcimer–and maybe even a few surprises.

Learn more here. 

Saturday, December 21, 2019
10:00 am – Guided Fort Tour
11:00 am – Cannon Demonstration
11:30 am – Music with Suzanne and Jim
12:00 pm – Special Program – Christmas in the Civil War
1:00 pm – Cannon Demonstration
1:30 pm – Music with Suzanne and Jim
2:00 pm – Special Program – Christmas in the Civil War
3:00 pm – Cannon Demonstration
3:30 pm – Guided Fort Tour

10 am to 3 pm – Family Activities in the Fort

Sunday, December 22, 2019
11:00 am – Guided Fort Tour
12:00 pm – Music with Suzanne and Jim
1:00 pm – Special Program – Christmas in the Civil War
2:00 pm – Music with Suzanne and Jim
3:00 pm – Guided Fort Tour

10 am to 3 pm – Family Activities in the Fort

Fort Pulaski, Hwy 80 East Savannah, 31410-0757 tel: (912) 786-5787. Details here. 

Santa Islands Fire Department neighborhood visits 2019, Savannah

Tuesday, December 10th, 2019

Santa fire truck visits 2019 Wilmington Island

Islands Fire Department Santa neighborhood visits will be this Sat. Dec. 14 & Sun. Dec. 15, noon-6:30PM. See the 2019 route above for when and where Mr and Mrs Claus will be visiting Wilmington & Whitemarsh islands neighborhoods.

If you miss Santa on Saturday on Wilmington Is., join him at Wilmington Is. Publix at 5-6:30 PM, 155 Johnny Mercer Blvd., Savannah, GA 31410

If you miss Santa on Sunday on Whitemarsh Is., join him at Whitemarsh Is. publix, 5-6:30PM, 4717 Hwy. 80E, Savannah, GA 31410

FREE & open to the public.

See a larger map here. 

30% OFF Select Holiday Favorites @ Spartina 449 in Savannah, Pooler, Hilton Head Is.

Wednesday, December 4th, 2019

Spartina 449 Savannah

Spartina 449 is celebrating the holiday with The Very Merry Event!

Shop now through December 24th for 30% OFF Select Holiday Favorites! Each week different select products go on sale!

Come visit Spartina 449 at Tanger Outlets in Savannah and Hilton Head, or at 317 W. Broughton St., Downtown Savannah.

Pick up great gifts for everyone – including yourself!

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Tanger Outlets Savannah & 317 W. Broughton St., Savannah, GA

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Storytime & Holiday Ornaments Workshop @ Savannah Cultural Arts Center

Tuesday, December 3rd, 2019

Savannah Cultural Arts Center free storytime holiday workshops

UPDATE: CANCELLED DUE TO INCLEMENT WEATHER

Free Storytime on the Lawn @ Savannah Cultural Arts Center.

10:30-11:30AM Sat. Dec. 14

Grab your blankets for storytime on the lawn, featuring the book “Snowflake Bentley.” Kids can also create  snowflake paintings. This event is free and open to the public.

Savannah Cultural Arts Center
201 Montgomery St.
Savannah, GA 31401

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Holiday Ornaments Workshop 2019 @ Savannah Cultural Arts Center

Add a personal touch to the holiday season and create your own ornament for the Christmas tree or gift your creation to someone special.

Holiday Ornaments Workshop
Mon. Dec. 23 2019, 9:30-11:30AM
All ages welcome
$10 per person

Register online here. 

Savannah Cultural Arts Center
201 Montgomery St.
Savannah, GA 31401

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Savannah Holiday Camps 2019: Scribble Art Studio Winter Workshops on Saturdays

Tuesday, December 3rd, 2019

Winter art workshop Scribble Art Studio Savannah lessons classes art

Scribble Art Studio Winter Workshops, Savannah

Yes you can get everything done this holiday season – thanks to Winter Workshops on two Saturdays in December @ Scribble Art Studio in Savannah.

This December 2019, drop your child off @ Scribble Art Studio @ 212 E. 37th St. Savannah to do some holiday art while you take care of errands, shopping or cooking.

Winter Art Workshops
Saturdays Dec. 21 & 28 2019
10AM-Noon
For ages K-5th grade.

Join Scribble Art Studio’s “Let It Snow” mornings featuring winter themed art stations of printmaking, painting & sculpture.

$50 per workshop includes all materials for merry making of multiple projects for each participant

Payment options: Venmo/PayPal using gbyrneJuly4@gmail.com or check/card upon arrival.

Register online here. 

Scribble Art Studio
212 E. 37th St.
Savannah, GA 31401

Scribble Art Studio is a SouthernMamas.com advertiser 

(Savannah Holidays 2019) Colonial Christmas @ Wormsloe State Historic Site

Tuesday, December 3rd, 2019

Colonial Christmas Wormsloe State Historic Site Savannah
Colonial Christmas at Wormsloe State Historic Site, Savannah 
Sat. Dec 14, 2019

Participate in activities such as caroling, burning of the yule log, dancing to live period music, and other holiday observances of the colonial period, including games and refreshments. Holiday crafts at the museum throughout the day. Holiday festivities start at 1 pm.

Admission: $2 – $10
Event Phone: 912-353-3023

Wormsloe Historic Site
7601 Skidaway Road
Savannah, GA 31406

Wormsloe Historic Site, 7601 Skidaway Rd Savannah, 31406, http://gastateparks.org/Wormsloe