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Savannah Holiday Events Guide 2017

Holiday Family Events Guide Savannah Hilton Head Lowcountry Bluffton

Enjoy the Holiday Season 2017 in Savannah & surrounding area. This list will be updated throughout the season. To stay updated, visit this Savannah Holidays Events Guide 2017  regularly & bookmark the page.

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FEATURED HOLIDAY EVENTS

Special Thanksgiving Playdates @ Savannah Sharks gym. 10:30-Noon for crawlers to age 3. Noon-2PM for ages 4-8 Fri & Sat. Nov. 24 & 25. Details here. 

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Savannah Holiday Break Kids’ Camp: All Sports Camp. 9AM-Noon Dec. 18-22 for ages 4-10 @ St. Paul’s gym.  Featuring basketball, cooperative games, tag games, soccer, volleyball, football and more. Details here. 

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Savannah Santa Train:  A holiday-themed ride on a steam locomotive @ Georgia State Railroad Museum, Savannah. This popular annual event also features holiday-themed kids activities including Santa visits, caroling, STEM learning & more, Sat. Dec. 9, 9AM-5PM. Details here. 

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St. Vincent’s 8th Annual Holiday Shopping Extravaganza. One-stop holiday shopping Savannah event with over 40 local boutiques & vendors, Thurs. Nov. 30, 6-9PM in Walsh Hall in Savannah’s Historic District. $15/admission supports scholarship & student aid. Free hors d’oeuvres & beverages. Details here.

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“Chasing Christmas” musical @ Compassion Christian Church Henderson Campus. Open to all. Tickets: $5. 7PM  Friday-Sunday, Dec. 1-3 and 8-10. Details here. 

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Parent & Child Holiday Clay Workshop – Handbuilding For ages 5+ Sat. Dec. 2, 1-3PM
Students will learn basic hand building, sculpting & decorating techniques. Workshop is limited to 10 students. Details here. 

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Kids’ Holiday Pottery Classes & Holiday Camp @ Savannah’s Clay Spot. Details here. 

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Special Kids’ Holiday Art Saturday Workshops @ Henny Penny Art Space & Cafe, Savannah. Cost: $20 per child. All ages. Kids make a homemade present. Different theme each Saturday. Materials provided. Details here. 

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Holiday Robotics Holiday One-Week Camp @ Sylvan Learning Center, Dec. 18-22, 9AM-Noon Savannah. Details here. 

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Adult Crafting holiday workshops @ Henny Penny Art Space & Cafe, 1-4PM Thursdays. $10. Different craft each week.  Details here.  

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Savannah’s Best Home Holiday Lights/Decorations Displays: Where to find ‘dancing houses’ synchronized to music & more great home holiday lights displays in the Greater Savannah area. Email your favorites to anne@southernmamas.com. The list will be published near the end of November.

Chasing Christmas Compassion Christian Church Savannah holiday production

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MORE SAVANNAH & LOWCOUNTRY FAMILY HOLIDAY EVENTS

(Savannah) Holiday Tree Lighting & Santa Visits as part of kick-off festivities for Holidays on Broughton, 5-9PM Fri. Nov. 24. 10AM-2PM Sat. Nov. 25 Details here. 

(Savannah) Holiday Boat Parade of Lights + Fireworks, River Street & the Westin, Sat. Nov. 25. Details here. 

(Savannah) St. Vincent’s 8th Annual Holiday Shopping Extravaganza. One-stop holiday shopping Savannah event with over 40 local boutiques & vendors, Thurs. Nov. 30, 6-9PM in Walsh Hall in Savannah’s Historic District. $15/admission supports scholarship & student aid. Free hors d’oeuvres & beverages. Details here.

(Tybee Is.) Live production of “A Christmas Carol” @ Tybee Post Theater, 7PM. Thurs. Nov. 30, Fri. Dec. 1 &  Sat. Dec. 2. Details here. 

(Savannah) Free Gingerbread Village 2017 @ Westin Savannah Harbor Golf Resort & Spa, Nov. 24-Dec. 29. Details here. 

(Tybee Is) Lights on for Tybee. Tybee Christmas Tree Lighting & Festivities, Santa’s arrival, 6:30PM Fri. Dec. 1. Details here.

(Hilton Head Is) ‘Tis the Season holiday lights & entertainment, Shelter Cove Towne Center. Lights are on nightly Nov. 20-Dec. 30, 5:30-9PM. Details here. 

(Savannah) Savannah Lighted Christmas Parade, Sat. Dec. 2, 5:30PM. Details here. 

(Tybee Is) Tybee Christmas Parade 2017. Free. 1-4PM Sat. Dec. 2. Details here.

(Tybee Is) House of the Christmas Mouse: Holiday shopping for kids @ Tybee Arts Center.  Sat & Sun. Dec. 2 & 3. Details here.

(Richmond Hill)  Richmond Hill Christmas Parade, 10AM Sat. Dec. 2 Details here. 

(Bluffton SC) Bluffton Christmas Parade, 10AM Sat. Dec. 2. Details here. 

(Ridgeland SC) Teddy Bear & Santa Visits @ Morris Center for Lowcountry Heritage, 2-3:30PM Sat. Dec. 2.  Details here. 

(Savannah) Free Christmas for Kids celebration in Savannah’s City Market, 11AM-2PM Sat. Dec. 2. Make ornaments. Decorate cookies. Get Grinched (w/ hair, makeup). Meet Father Christmas. Take a Cinderella carriage tour. Details here. 

(Savannah) The Nutcracker in Savannah, 2 & 8PM shows. Post-show meet & greet characters in lobby. Lucas Theater, Sat. Dec. 2. Details here. 

(Tybee Is) 9th Annual Tybee Lighted Boat Parade, 5-8PM Sun. Dec. 3.  Details here.

(Savannah) Savannah Santa Train:  A holiday-themed ride on a steam locomotive @ Georgia State Railroad Museum, Savannah. This popular annual event also features holiday-themed kids activities including Santa visits, caroling, STEM learning & more, Sat. Dec. 9, 9AM-5PM. Details here. 

(Tybee Is) The Tour de Christmas Lights Bike Parade, Sat. Dec. 9. Details here.

(Savannah) Breakfast with Santa @ The DeSoto, Sat. Dec. 9. Details here. 

(Savannah) Savannah Philharmonic & Chorus Family Matinee holiday pops concert, Sat. Dec. 9 @ Johnny Mercer Theater. Details here. 

(Savannah) 8th Annual Reindeer Run & free kiddie race. Sat. Dec. 16. Details here. 

(Savannah) Luminary Night w/ Mrs. Claus @ Skidaway Is. State Park, Sat. Dec. 16, 6-8PM. Bring your kids & pets. Details here. 

(Tybee Is.) Showing of “The Star” family holiday movie @ Tybee Post Theater, Thurs. & Fri., Dec. 14-15 at 7PM; Sun., Dec. 17 3 & 7PM. Details here. 

(Savannah) Free showing of “It’s A Wonderful Life” @ Lucas Theatre. Free with donation of non-perishable food item, 7PM Thurs. Dec. 21. Details here. 

(Tybee Is.) Showing of “A Christmas Story” family holiday movie @ Tybee Post Theater, Sat. Dec. 23, 3 & 7PM. Details here. 

(Savannah) SkateFest 2017 @ Savannah Civic Center. Indoor ice-skating for all levels. Skate rental included. Dates & details TBA.

(Savannah) Free Saturday Holiday Family Movies @ Trustees Theater. Details TBA.

(Hilton Head Is) Harbour Town Lights, Sea Pines Resort, Hilton Head Is. FREE. ($6 per vehicle Sea Pines gate fee) Starting Nov. 24 after the 7:30PM tree lighting. Lights on nightly starting at 8PM Nov. 24-Jan. 1. Details here. 

(Hilton Head Is) Noon Year’s Eve kids festivities @ Sandbox Children’s Museum.  Special games, activities – indoors and out. Scavenger hunts, games, fun arts & crafts, picnic lunch. Plus, attendees will ring in 2018 with party favors and a balloon drop at 12 noon. Details TBA

(Tybee Is) Tybee Island New Year’s Eve Fireworks Celebration. Midnight, Dec. 31.

(Savannah)  First Day Hikes @ Skidaway Is. State Park Jan. 1 Details TBA

Sports Holiday Camp Savannah 2017