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Savannah/Hilton Head Holiday Fun Guide 2019

Savannah Holidays Guide Christmas parades, lights, tree lightings

(Savannah) Gymnastics, tumbling holiday camp: Sign up your child for Holiday Camp at Summit Gymnastics for ages 4-10 on certain days during holiday break, 9AM-1PM. Details here. 

(Savannah) Winter Holiday Art Workshops @ Scribble Art Studio, 10AM-Noon on two Saturdays in December. For ages K-5th grade. Details here. 


(Savannah) Skatefest. Savannah Civic Center turns into giant indoor ice rink. Skate rentals available. Skatefest is daily Fri. Dec. 13 2019-Sun. Jan. 5 2020. Details here. 

(Savannah) Gingerbread Village Display @ The Westin Savannah. Free & open to the public. Nov. 24 through the holidays. Please call ahead to confirm the display is up as scheduled . Details here. 

(Savannah) Free holiday kids’ activities & photos with Santa @ Bass Pro Shop, Savannah Mall daily through Dec. 24. Details here. 


(Savannah) Rocking Around the Christmas Tree. Enjoy performances by various choir groups & local musical artists in front of Savannah’s Christmas tree at Broughton & Bull street. Free & open to the public. 7-9PM Sat. Dec. 14. Details here. 

(Savannah) Colonial Christmas @ Wormsloe State Historic Site, Sat. Dec. 14. Details here. 

(Tybee Is) Tybee Tour de Lights Holiday Bike Parade, Sat. Dec. 14. Details here. 

(Wilmington, Whitemarsh Is.) Islands Fire Dept. Santa on Firetruck visits to someWilmington Is. Whitemarsh Is. neighborhoods, Publix. Dec. 14 & Dec. 15. Free & open to public. Details here. 

(Savannah) Parents Night Out @ Summit Gymnastics. Sat. Dec. 21. Open to all kids ages 4 & older so you can enjoy a childfree evening, 7-11PM. Details here. 

(Savannah) FREE holiday movies @ Trustees Theater all day starting at 11AM Sat. Dec. 21 with Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer. Admission is FREE with a donation of a non-perishable food item for Second Harvest. Details here. 

(Savannah) Winter Holiday Art Workshops @ Scribble Art Studio, 10AM-Noon on two Saturdays in December. Dec. 21 & 28.  For ages K-5th grade. Details here. 

(Savannah) Christmas Festival @ Trustees Garden. 11AM-7:30PM Sat. Dec. 21. Fake Snow, Snow Tubing, Rock Climbing, Trackless Train, 23ft Christmas Tree, Bouncy House, Portraits with Santa, Food Trucks/Vendors, Musical Performances, Home Alone (1990) on Giant Screen in Kehoe Square. $15 All Day Pass (all ages); $45 Family Pack of 4 All Day Passes. Details here. 

(Savannah) Holiday Ornament Making Workshop @ Savannah Cultural Arts Center, 9:30-11:30AM. Mon. Dec. 23. Details here.

(Hilton Head Is) Cookies, Cocoa, Santa @ Sandbox Children’s Museum, Sun. Dec. 22. Details here. 

(Hilton Head Is) Noon Year’s Eve @ Sandbox Children’s Museum, Sun. Mon. Dec. 31,  10AM-2PM. Celebrate the New Year without staying up to midnight. Special games, scavenger hunts, arts & crafts, picnic lunch, a balloon drop @ noon. Details  here. .

(Tybee Is) Tybee Island New Year’s Eve Fireworks, Dec. 31, 2019 @ 11:55PM-Jan. 1, 2020 @ 12:30AM. Launches from the Tybee Pier

(Tybee Is) Tybee Polar Plunge, Jan. 1, 2020 @ the Tybee Island Pier and Pavilion. Join more than 1,000 as they plunge into the chilly Atlantic. Register online here. 

(Midway, Ga) 1st Day Hikes on Jan. 1 2020 @ Fort Morris State Park. Details here.