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Savannah holiday gift idea: Give a Coastal Heritage Society membership

Monday, December 4th, 2023

Give the gift of learning through play and nature.

A Coastal Heritage Society membership is the perfect present for families and can be used year-round!

Any membership level may be purchased as a gift and all CHS members enjoy an exclusive suite of benefits.  

Membership includes unlimited free admission to all of CHS sites including Savannah Children’s Museum, which It is an ideal space for children to learn through play by allowing kids to explore their own interests in a natural setting, helping to combat nature-deficit disorder.

Learn more and purchase a membership here.


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(Savannah Holidays 2023) Kid-friendly first-day hikes @ Wormsloe State Historic Site

Monday, December 4th, 2023

Wormsloe State Historic Site, Savannah

Coming in January 2024: a new visitor center @ Wormsloe State Historic Site in Savannah.

The new building features a shaded porch, gift shop and exhibits. Visitors will be able to rent bikes to pedal down Wormsloe’s well-known 1.5 mile-long Avenue of Live Oaks draped in Spanish moss.

Live Oak Avenue First Day Hike , 10-11AM Jan. 1 2024

Families and pets are invited for a hike on New Year’s Day Mon. Jan. 1 2024 10-11AM @ Wormsloe State HIstoric Site on Wormsloe’s historic Live Oak Avenue (1.5 miles). $2.50 – $11.25, Program fee: $2. 912-353-3023.

Battery Trail First Day Hike, 1-2:30PM Jan. 1 2024

Start new year with a hike at Wormsloe on the Battery Trail (Orange Trail – 2.3 miles). $2.50 – $11.25, Program fee: $2.00 912-353-3023.


(Savannah New Year’s Eve Day Events) Kids’ Noon Year’s Eve Festivities @ Savannah Children’s Museum

Wednesday, November 29th, 2023

Noon Year’s Eve Countdown & Dance Party will be Sun. Dec. 31 @ Savannah Children’s Museum

Come to Savannah Children’s Museum on New Year’s Eve Day Sun. Dec. 31 2023 for a Kids’ Noon Year’s Countdown Celebration, weather permitting. There will be a countdown to noon with shaker crafts, bubble wrap fireworks and a dance party.  

(Please note that Savannah Children’s Museum will be closed Mon. Jan. 1 and will reopen for regular hours of operation Wed. Jan. 3 2024 @ 9AM-3PM.)

School Hours continue: Savannah Children’s Museum is currently open Wednesday – Sunday 9AM – 3PM and closed on Mondays & Tuesdays (with the exception of Special Open Days such as Tues. Dec. 26 2023)


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(Savannah Holidays 2023) Best Home Christmas lights displays Savannah, Richmond Hill, Rincon

Wednesday, November 29th, 2023

Best home holiday light displays, decorations 2023 in Savannah, Rincon, Pooler, Richmond Hill

Driving around Savannah, Pooler, Rincon & 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, has your guide to local home holiday light displays.

Short list: those confirmed for 2023

63 Sweetwater Ct., Richmond Hill (pls bring a canned food to donate;

673 Chastain Circle, Richmond Hill (Buckhead North subdivision) ;

476 Copper Creek Circle, Pooler

39 Holly Springs Circle at Lakeshore Subdivision, Port Wentworth;

419 Willowpeg Way, Rincon;

156 Oakview Rd., Rincon;

110 Crosswinds Dr, Rincon;

439 Egypt Ardmore Rd, Springfield

2135 Sand Hill Rd. Guyton;

105 Penny Lane, Guyton

107 Saint Andrews Way, Wilmington Is. Savannah;

9 Yorkshire Place Savannah

707 Beechwood Dr., Savannah

701 Stuart St. Savannah (inflatables were in yard, just not inflated when we were there)

TMT Farms Christmas Lights 2-Mile Drive-Thru in Statesboro (Confirmed for 2023)
16710 Old River Rd N
Statesboro, GA 30461
Open Dec. 9 until Dec. 26 2023, 6PM-Midnight nightly.
Drive-thru only.

South Carolina

Shelter Cove Town Center, Shelter Cove Community Park until 11PM Dec. 31 2023, Hilton Head Is.

Hilton Head Firefighters Christmas Lights
Fire Station 3

534 William Hilton Pkwy
Hilton Head Island, SC 29926
Donations of non-perishable food items are accepted

Brendlen’s Christmas Light Display
1570 Drigger’s Lane
Ridgeland SC 29936
Nightly drive-through only lights display.


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


Going Griswold Home Holiday Light show in Richmond Hill

63 Sweetwater Court, Richmond Hill (pictured above) (Confirmed for 2023)

The home holiday lights show called Going Griswold @ 63 Sweetwater Court in Richmond Hill (formerly of 3 Amberwood Circle holiday lights fame) is a must-see that includes a reindeer bard and gingerbread house. The residents are partnering with The WAY Station Food Pantry this season and will be collecting non-perishable food items until Jan. 2 2024.

A walk-thru experience is offered this year. Please watch your step and stay within the designated path for your safety. You are welcome to go inside the gingerbread house and reindeer barn.

Open now to Jan. 2 2024.

Tune to 95.9FM.

63 Sweetwater Ct Richmond Hill. Hours of operation (weather permitting) Sunday to Thursday 4-10PM Friday and Saturday 4-11PM 


476 Copper Creek Circle, Pooler (confirmed for 2023)

The favorite home holiday lights display at the Seager home is now up. Hours: 5:30-11PM daily, weather permitting. 476 Copper Creek Circle, Pooler.


673 Chastain Circle, Richmond Hill (Buckhead North Subdivision) (Confirmed for 2023)

The Champion home @ 673 Chastain Circle, Richmond Hill Ga. in the Buckhead North Subdivision has over 30,000 lights with 2 LED screens. Christmas Cartoons play in the window and on weekends , there is music or the cartoons will have sound.


107 Saint Andrews Way, Wilmington Is. Savannah (confirmed for 2023)

Includes a ferris wheel, Grinch & more!

The Nowicki family is partnering with Second Harvest of Coastal Georgia Kids Cafe to collect monetary donations. The goal is to beat last year’s total of $500 and help the kids of coastal Georgia not go hungry. Drop off a donation off in the box when viewing the lights or Venmo the residents. Details here.


419 Willowpeg Way, Rincon (Confirmed for 2023)

The Smith family, 419 Willowpeg Way, Rincon. (Next to Lost Plantation Golf Course)  Tune to 89.7, syncs to music.


South Carolina

Brendlen’s Christmas Light Display (Confirmed for 2023)
1570 Drigger’s Lane
Ridgeland SC 29936
Nightly drive-through only lights display. Drive-through only except on Meet Santa night, 5-8PM Sat. Dec. 16, plus train rides, facepainting, cookie & ornament decorating. Free!


The list below is now confirmed for 2023. Please send additions or updates to

* The Seager family, 476 Copper Creek Circle, Pooler (confirmed for 2023. Lights are up & amazing)

* The Gray Family, 782 Greenwich Dr., Richmond Hill. Lights & trains

* 63 Sweetwater Court, Richmond Hill (pictured above) (Confirmed for 2023)

* Wells & Sparks Families @ 1437 Dean Forest Rd. & 1429 Dean Forest Rd. Savannah, Ga 31405

* The Steinhauser family, 1431 Whitfield Park Circle. Tune radio to 102.9FM

* The Fordhams, 21 Timbers Way, Savannah, (Located in the Rivers Bend neighborhood off of Whitfield Ave.)

* South Lancaster Rd. , Wilmington Park

* The Lodge Family, 701 Stuart St. Savannah (not confirmed for this year. The inflatables are in the yard)

* The Ray Famiy, 9 Yorkshire Place Savannah (confirmed for 2023)

* 707 Beechwood Dr., Savannah (confirmed for 2023)

* 112 Magnolia Dr., Pooler (confirmed for 2023)

* 221 Pinecrest Place, Pooler,

* The Owens Family, 111 Chinese Fir Ct, Pooler

* 39 Holly Springs Circle, Port Wentworth (confirmed for 2023)

* The Barratta family, 154 Lake Dr., Midway 

* The Walker family, 23 Charlie’s Rd, and Hwy 144, Richmond Hill

* The Mar family, 104 Rockingham Circle, Bloomingdale

* 106 Sandstone Dr. Bloomingdale

* The Padgett’s Christmas Lights Display, 156 Oakview Rd., Rincon (Confirmed for 2023)

* 126 Aquaduct Dr. in the Staffordshire Estates Subdivision off of Blue Jay, Rincon

* 110 Crosswinds Dr, Rincon (confirmed for 2023)

* 2135 Sand Hill Rd. Guyton (confirmed for 2023)

* Pennington neighborhood, off Midland Rd, Guyton

* 105 Penny Lane, Guyton, 6-11PM nightly (confirmed for 2023)

* 133 South Effingham Plantation Dr.

* The Simmons family, 439 Egypt Ardmore Rd, Springfield (confirmed for 2023)

* 101 Black Gum Dr., Springfield

South Carolina

Arborwood Lights display
9 Arbormeade Circle in Bluffton (Look for “Arborwood Lights” in Google Maps.)
6-9PM nightly
Decorated homes & yards off Buckwalter Parkway in sync to Christmas music.

43 Neligh Lane in Cypress Ridge off SC 170
Bluffton SC
8,500 lights in sync with music on 99.3 FM.
5:30-8PM Sunday-Thursday and until 10PM Friday & Saturday
Another home lights display @ nearby 211 Argo Circle.

Hilton Head Firefighters Christmas Lights
Fire Station 3

534 William Hilton Pkwy
Hilton Head Island, SC 29926
Donations of non-perishable food items are accepted

Shelter Cove Town Center, Shelter Cove Community Park until 11PM Dec. 31 2023

Hilton Head Is.


FREE lights displays @ businesses, organizations

TMT Farms Christmas Lights 2-Mile Drive-Thru in Statesboro (Confirmed for 2023)
16710 Old River Rd N
Statesboro, GA 30461
Open Dec. 9 until Dec. 26 2023, 6PM-Midnight nightly.
Drive-thru only.
Admission is free, however, please bring non-perishable food items to donate. Cash donations are also accepted. Donated food will be distributed to needy families throughout Bulloch County and surrounding counties. Monetary contributions are used to purchase gift cards for needy families.

On Dec. 8, TNT farms will open the drive-thru for Nursing Homes, Assisted Living Homes and Group Homes that would like to bring their residents to the drive-thru without to wait in long lines. Donations will NOT be accepted from any of these groups on this night. Just come out and enjoy.

Details here.


Shop local in Savannah: The Magical World of Toys

Tuesday, November 28th, 2023

The Magical World of Toys in Savannah

The Magical World of Toys in Savannah just received their hand puppet order!

All the favorites are back in stock, along with the Alpaca hand puppet and the Mini Snail finger puppet.

Savannah’s new toy store The Magical World of Toys provides a wide selection of toys at 1602 Waters Ave. Savannah GA 31404

Holiday hours: Open today Fri. Dec. 20-Sat. Dec. 23 2023 10AM-5PM

Open Christmas Eve Day Sun. Dec. 24 2023 11AM-3PM

Learn more here.

Contact info: 912-417-4940


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(Savannah Holidays 2023) Free Christmas celebration with Santa, music, food & more @ Jenkins Athletic Club

Tuesday, November 28th, 2023

Come to Jenkins Athletic Club this Sun. Dec. 17 for a free holiday festival

You’re invited to Jenkins Athletic Club in Savannah for a free Christmas festival Sun. Dec. 17 starting at 3:30PM.

This free event will feature live music, a Christmas tree to decorate, ornaments to decorate, cookies to decorate, face painting, food, raffles (golf cart), a projector movie after dark….and SANTA. 

Free & open to the public. Donations accepted.

Learn more here.

Foster care toy drive drop off while touring the best home holiday lights in Pooler

Monday, November 27th, 2023

Drop off new & unwrapped toys for foster kids while enjoying the home holiday lights @ 476 Copper Creek Circle in Pooler

Gilliard and Company‘s Toy Drive has partnered with one of our favorite holiday-lights homes on Best Home Holiday Lights list: the Seager family home in Pooler.

You can drop off new and unwrapped toys for foster kids @ the Seager home at 476 Copper Creek Circle in Copper Village in Pooler for Gilliard and Company’s With Love Project Toy Drop off. Then enjoy the Seager’s fun holiday light show in their front yard.

This foster care toy drive ends this Fri. Dec. 15 2023. Toys needed for ages 1-17. New and unwrapped please. Drop off at the front door.

See best home holiday lights decorations 2023 list here.


(Savannah Holidays 2023) Meet & Greet with Santa & Mrs. Claus @ Plant Riverside District

Monday, November 27th, 2023

Meet & Greet with Santa & Mrs. Claus

There are still a few chances to have photos with Santa at Plant Riverside District in Savannah. The photos with Santa spot is located by the Pavillions on the River Walk.

Photos with Santa sessions are:

Friday 12/22 | 6-8PM

Saturday 12/23 | 1-3PM

Sunday 12/24 | 5-8PM


Savannah Christmas Market 2023 @ Plant Riverside District, Savannah

Experience the magic of the holidays at the fourth annual Savannah Christmas Market at Plant Riverside District! Enjoy a European-style outdoor holiday market as well as live performances, children’s activities, photos with Santa, and a wide range of holiday-themed food and drink options. You’ll find something for everyone on your holiday shopping list at the Savannah Christmas Market. 

WhatSavannah Christmas Market 

When: Thursday, November 16, 2023 – Monday, January 1, 2024
Location: Plant Riverside District Riverwalk, 400 W River Street, Savannah, GA.

Cost: Free 

Learn more here.


Festival of Trees @ Plant Riverside District, Savannah

Guests are invited to join us at our first annual Festival of Trees to take place in our lobby at Plant Riverside District. This festival will feature a forest of dazzling Christmas trees that represent a unique array of local businesses and organizations. 

WhatFestival of Trees 

When: Now through Monday, January 1, 2024
Location: Generator Hall (Powerplant Building) 

Cost: Free 


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(Savannah Holidays 2023) Breakfast with Santa @ Richmond Hill Fire Department

Sunday, November 26th, 2023

Breakfast with Santa and Mrs. Claus will be Sat. Dec. 16 2023, 8:30-11:30AM @ the Richmond Hill Fire Department (Station 1).

There will be photos with Santa, crafts, letters to Santa, games, inflatables, and more.

Donations of new toys for RHFD’s “Operations Presents Under the Tree” initiative are always appreciated.

Learn more here.


Beyond the mall: Find fun places where your kids can Santa this holiday season in Savannah here.


(Savannah Holidays) Drop off gifts for Gilliard & Co. Foster Care Toy Drive @ Apollo Pharmacy locations

Sunday, November 26th, 2023

Apollo Pharmacy locations in Savannah & Pooler are drop off sites for Gilliard & Company foster care toy drive.

This initiative is a heartwarming opportunity to give back to our community and bring smiles to the children impacted by foster care.

What to donate: toys that cater to the needs of kids aged 1-17. Older kids prefer gift cards, while younger kids need developmental toys.

Drop off is available at both Apollo Pharmacy locations:

*111 Canal Street, Ste 101, Pooler

*418 W Broughton St, Savannah


(Savannah Holidays 2023) Winter Break Theatre Camp @ Savannah Children’s Theatre

Sunday, November 26th, 2023

Holiday Break Theater Camp @ Savannah Children’s Theatre

Take a break with Savannah Children’s Theatre! Savannah Children’s Theatre has two full-day theatre camp options for winter break; this one “Elves on Strike” for 2nd-7th grades & another for 8th-12th!

Learn more & sign up here.


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(Savannah Holidays 2023) Free movie: Happy Feet with tap dancing program @ Savannah Cultural Arts Center

Sunday, November 26th, 2023

Free movie & tap dance exercise @ Savannah Cultural Arts Center

Get ready to tap, tap, tap those happy feet! Join us for a FREE showing of the movie Happy Feet paired with a tap-dancing exercise on Thursday, December 28.

This event is free and open to all ages. No pre-registration required. The movie will begin at 10am at the Savannah Cultural Arts Center located at 201 Montgomery St in Savannah.

The Savannah Cultural Arts Center is operated by the City of Savannah’s Cultural Resources department. Learn more at


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(Savannah Holidays 2023) Affordable Parent & Child Fun + Winter Holiday Camps @ Savannah Cultural Arts Center

Sunday, November 26th, 2023

Art and Dance Workshops for Youth and Teens @ The Savannah Cultural Arts Center

Lots of winter youth & teen classes & workshops happening @ The Savannah Cultural Arts Center.

Here are some for the youngest set.

Frozen Fantasy Camp, Mon Dec. 18-Wed. Dec. 20, 9-11AM, Ages 4-6. This is a 3-day camp, the fee covers all three days. Deadline to register. Sign up here.

Frozen Fantasy: Dance into a magical world of ice and snow discovering ways we can move our bodies like Snow Queens or Superheroes with special freezing powers. This class will incorporate dance components, obstacle courses, crafts, and snacks to make our frozen fantasy come to life.


Parent/Child Arctic Animal Adventures, Wed. Dec. 27 and Fri. Dec. 29, 10-10:45AM. Parents + Ages 2-3. Deadline to register is 8AM Tues. Dec. 26 for the Wednesday class, 5PM Wed. Dec. 27 for the Friday class. Sign up here.

Arctic Animal Adventures: Bring your baby cubs to this winter adventure as we explore and move like seals, penguins, and polar bears in a fun filled music and movement class. We welcome parents, grandparents, or any adult that wants to participate.  Each class offers a different arctic adventure.


Sugar Plum Fairy Ballet Camp, Wed. Dec. 20 and Thurs. Dec 21, 1-3PM. Ages 7-10. This is a 2-day workshop, the fee covers both days. Deadline to register is 5PM Mon. Dec. 18. Sign up here.

Sugar Plum Fairy: Dance your way into this camp from inspirations of the iconic, Nutcracker and all the sweets that bring extra joy and grand jetes your way!  This ballet class will focus on the basics of classical ballet through imagery, props, and technique to learn a rendition of the Sugar Plum Fairy.


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Winter Break Parent & Me Fun: Arctic Animal Adventures @ Savannah Cultural Arts Center

Sunday, November 26th, 2023

Parent & Child Arctic Animal Adventures 2023 @ Savannah Cultural Arts Center

To register, go here then scroll down the page to Workshops, listed at the bottom of the page.


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Registration open for youth & teen workshops @ Savannah Cultural Arts Center

Sunday, November 26th, 2023

Art and Dance Workshops for Youth and Teens @ The Savannah Cultural Arts Center

Get creative this Winter with performing and visual arts workshops for youth and teens at the Savannah Cultural Arts Center! Choose from a variety of offerings including holiday crafts, jewelry making, and dance adventures.

Visual Arts:

Block Print a Holiday Card for Families – Saturday, Dec 9, 9 – 11am | Parents + ages 13 – 17

Nameplate Necklaces for Teens – Monday, Dec 18, 1 – 4pm | Ages 13 – 17

Watercolor Holiday Cards for Teens – Monday, Dec 18, 1 – 4pm | Ages 13 – 18 (Workshop for Adults on November 30!)

Create Your Own Art Gallery for Teens – Tuesday, Dec 19, 3 – 5pm | Ages 13 – 17

Create Your Own Art Gallery for Tweens – Wednesday, Dec 20, 3 – 5pm | Ages 10 – 12

Wirework Ornaments – Wednesday, Dec 20, 10am – 12pm | Parents + ages 13 and up

Teen Workshop: Metal Water Casting for Jewelry – Saturday, Dec 30, 10am – 1pm | Ages 13 – 18 (Workshop for Adults on January 9!)

Performing Arts:

Frozen Fantasy Camp – Wednesday, Dec 18 – Friday, Dec 20, 9 – 11am | Ages 4 – 6

Sugar Plum Fairy Ballet Camp – Wednesday, Dec 20 and Thursday, Dec 21, 1 – 3pm | Ages 7 – 10

Parent/Child Arctic Animal Adventures – Wednesday, Dec 27 and Friday, Dec 29, 10 – 10:45pm | Ages 2 – 3

Click here to learn more and register.


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(Savannah Holidays 2023) Free Snow Much Fun Day, Richmond Hill

Sunday, November 26th, 2023

Free Snow Much Fun Fest 2023 @ JF Gregory Park, Richmond Hill

“Snow” Much Fun Day 

1-4PM Thurs. Dec. 21 2023

J.F. Gregory Park, Richmond Hill Ga.

Free Community Event featuring:

*Free Pictures with Mr. & Mrs. Claus

*”Snow” Flurries on the Hill


*Trackless Train Rides

Inclement weather put a damper on Richmond Hill’s Winter Wonderland Festival earlier this month. While organizers could not reschedule all of the activities originally planned, they still want to provide some fun during the first week of Christmas vacation.

Learn more here.

(Savannah Holidays 2023) Free Islands Night Market

Sunday, November 26th, 2023

Islands Night Market, Dec. 16 2023

This weekend will be the LAST market of 2023!

Come on out to the night market from 4:30-7:30PM Sat. Dec. 16 2023. There will be around 50 vendors, plus Santa!, photo booth, live music and dog rescue.

401 Quarterman Dr. Savannah

Questions? Email

(Holidays 2023) SouthCoast Health: Healthy Gift Ideas

Sunday, November 26th, 2023

SouthCoast Health: Healthy Holiday Stocking Stuffer Gift Guide

SouthCoast Health experts share a list of healthy holiday stocking stuffer gifts .

SouthCoast Health gift suggestions include: cooking classes with a local company such as Chef Darin’s Kitchen Table or Saint Bibiana’s Cooking School

Bike & helmet from a local shop such as Quality Bike Shop or Perry Rubber Bike Shop.

Personal trainer from a local business such as Giddy Up Personal Training or Savannah Sports & Wellness

See the SouthCoast Health’s complete Healthy Holiday Gift Guide here. would like to add on one more suggestion: membership to Coastal Heritage Society museums which includes membership to Savannah Children’s Museum, the beloved all-outdoor spot that amplifies the importance of learning through playing in nature. (next to Georgia State Railroad Museum) Become a member here.


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(Savannah Holidays 2023) Gift cards for Red Gate Farms Equestrian Center

Saturday, November 25th, 2023

Gift Cards available for Red Gate Farms Equestrian Center

Give the gift of horse back riding. Or carriage rides. Or group trail rides. Or pony rides.

You can with a gift card to  Red Gate Farms Equestrian Center in Savannah 

From private trail rides to group riding lessons, Red Gate Farms has it all.

Keep Red Gate gift cards in mind while holiday shopping.

Learn more here.


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(Savannah Holidays 2023) Rudolph the Red Nosed Reindeer Jr. @ Savannah Children’s Theatre

Friday, November 24th, 2023

Rudolph the Red Nosed Reindeer Jr. @ Savannah Children’s Theatre

Here’s a holiday treat & a chance to take your kids to a festive live theater production during the holidays: Rudolph the Red Nosed Reindeer Jr. @ Savannah Children’s Theatre.

Showtimes: Dec. 1, 8, 15 @ 7PM; Dec. 2, 3, 9, 10, 16, 17 @ 3PM.

Purchase tickets online here.


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(Savannah Holidays 2023) Christmas Movies & SCAD Bee Sharps Holiday Concert @ Lucas Theatre for the Arts

Friday, November 24th, 2023

Holiday movies @ Lucas Theatre, Savannah

In addition to the free day of holiday movies @ SCAD Trustees Theater in Savannah on Sat. Dec. 16, there are also these beloved Christmas movies @ Lucas Theatre for the Arts in Savannah @ 7PM.

Die Hard, Sat. Dec. 16, 7PM. Purchase tickets online here.

Christmas Vacation, Tues. Dec. 19, 7PM. Purchase tickets online here.

It’s A Wonderful Life, Wed. Dec. 20, 7PM. Purchase tickets online here.

Featuring drink specials and giveaways. 

Holiday Spectacular with the SCAD Bee Sharps

Thursday, December 14 | 7PM | Lucas Theatre for the Arts

Join the SCAD Bee Sharps, the university’s elite performance ensemble, for an evening of carols and good cheer at the all-new Holiday Spectacular concert. The Bee Sharps will be joined by special guest stars and alumni, including American Idol winner Candice Glover (B.F.A., dramatic writing, 2022), as SCAD celebrates the holiday season. Guests will step into a winter wonderland to enjoy old and new holiday favorites at this festive new tradition directed by Tony Award-nominated producer, actor, and SCAD artistic director of executive ensembles Mike Evariste. 

Tickets for the concert are $15 for students, seniors, and military; and $25 for the general public.

For more information, email

Purchase tickets online here.


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(Savannah Holidays 2023) Letters from Santa program

Friday, November 24th, 2023

Thank you Coastal Pediatrics for sharing this info….

Did you know your child can receive a letter from the North Pole?

Through the USPS’s Letters From Santa program, a letter written by your child can be mailed to Santa and they will receive a return letter with a real postmark from the North Pole! You can learn more about this program on the USPS website

If you have older kids, consider signing up to “adopt” a child’s letter and send a note or gift to another child through the USPS Operation Santa program here.


Coastal Pediatrics has offices in Savannah & Pooler

If you’re looking for a pediatrician, we invite you to see why families love  Coastal Pediatrics.

Learn more here.

Coastal Pediatrics- Savannah
2 Wheeler Street
Savannah, GA 31405

Coastal Pediatrics- Pooler
1000 Towne Center Blvd
Building 1000B
Pooler, GA 31322

Tell them sent you.

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(Savannah Holidays 2023) Free Holiday Cookie Decorating Workshop @ SCAD Museum of Art

Wednesday, November 22nd, 2023


Teen Night: Holiday cookie decorating workshop – Thurs. Dec. 14, 4-6PM

Join assistant curator Brittany Richmond at TAD Café for an evening celebrating tasty treats and contemporary art. Explore SCAD MOA’s exhibitions to inspire decorative elements on holiday cookies, blending art and edible expression to tap all the senses.

Admission is free. All skill levels welcome. Materials included. Boxed dinner provided.

To sign up, contact Hannah Thompson, manager of museum visitation and programming, at

Learn more here.


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(Savannah Holidays 2023) Free Kwanzaa Celebration @ Plant Riverside District

Wednesday, November 22nd, 2023

Master Storyteller Event Honoring Kwanzaa on Tues. Dec. 26 @ Plant Riverside District, Savannah

Plant Riverside District will host a free community event honoring Kwanzaa on Tues. Dec. 26 2023 with master storyteller Lillian Grant-Baptiste. This celebration is free and open to the public and will take place at Plant Riverside District, which is on Savannah’s historic riverfront at 400 W. River St.

On Tues. Dec. 26, the first day of Kwanzaa, Plant Riverside District invites all to join in a community event at 5:30PM at Beethoven’s Terrace. This free evening Kwanzaa program will feature Lillian Grant-Baptiste, an informed cultural artist, motivational speaker and master storyteller who will share stories about Kwanzaa, focusing upon the holiday’s rich history and the significance of its seven core principles, highlighting the first day core principle of Unity.

Following this event, attendees will have an opportunity to visit Baobab Lounge, where they can meet Grant-Baptiste. There will be a selection of specialty drinks and bites from a Kwanzaa-inspired menu.

This celebratory menu will be available at Baobab Lounge from Tuesday, Dec. 26 through Sunday, Dec. 31 during the seven days of Kwanzaa. Guest will enjoy the opportunity to visit a traditional altar featuring the Kinara candleholder, plus white flowers will be available for guests to float down the Savannah River in honor of their ancestors.

On Friday, Dec. 29, Plant Riverside District will highlight local Black entrepreneurs to celebrate the principle of Ujamaa. Guests who purchase items from Hall of Sneakz and Rhoot Man Beverage Company at the Savannah Christmas Market will receive a special 10% discount at Baobab Lounge.

For more information about Kwanzaa celebration at Plant Riverside District or to view a complete schedule of events, visit