Savannah Festivals

 

Savannah Irish Festival

The Savannah Irish Festival Committee welcomes you to our 16th annual Festival February 17-18, 2007 at the Savannah Civic Center Arena in the Historic District. The Festival welcomes first-time performers traditional band Chulrua, Celtic harpist and storyteller Dennis Doyle, and exciting new group Pog from Atlanta along with favorites The McKrells, Roger Drawdy and the Firestarters, the incredible fiddle group Na Fidleiri, and old friends Frank Emerson and Savannah's own Harry O'Donoghue. Additionally we feature two premier dance schools, Glor na h'Eirann and the Irish Dancers of Savannah with the St. Vincent's Academy Chorale and the Moon River Chorus. With magicians, arts and crafts and games for the kids, we provide continuous entertainment on four states.

 

Website:  www.savannahirish.org  

 

Savannah Music Festival

Starting on March 20th for three consecutive weekends spread across 18 days, the Savannah Music Festival provides Georgia's first city with a musical feast that is southern, soulful and sophisticated. Using a variety of elegant theatres, historic places of worship, city squares and unique outdoor settings, the Festival produces nearly 100 events featuring internationally acclaimed artists in combination with musical artistry that is unique to the region.

 

Address:  Savannah City Market, 204 W. St. Julian St.

Phone:  (912) 234-3378

Website:  www.savannahmusicfestival.org  

 

Tybee Fest

Tybee Fest is a non-profit organization dedicated to providing entertainment, events, and festivals on Tybee Island for the enjoyment of Tybee Residents and visitors alike. All proceeds are used to fund Tybee Fest events such as the Labor Day Luau, Tybee Pirate Fest, and the Tybee Christmas Parade. Tybee Fest events would not be possible without the support of the City of Tybee Island, Tybee Business Sponsors, Corporate Sponsorships, and other volunteer community support.

 

Pirate Fest - Tybee Island

The festival weekend encompasses several events which include: A mock Pirate Invasion and Party, Parade, Costume Contest, Adult and Children’s Treasure Hunts, and our Thieves Market which features arts and crafts, food, games and live music. The event is designed to appeal to all ages so bring your entire family and be a swashbuckler for a day or the whole weekend!