The Top 5 features a variety of Savannah’s best arts, music, theater and community events. We aim to include something for all ages and income levels each week. If you have an event coming up you’d like to be considered for this list, email email@example.com. See the full list of events at dosavannah.com/calendar.
The Color Vibe 5K: 9 a.m. May 12; Savannah International Trade & Convention Center; $30-$35 or free for children 12 and younger; www.thecolorvibe.com. Get colorful with this bright and bold 5K.
Tea in the Garden and Early Bird’s Walking Tour: Tea is 4:15 p.m. May 10-11, 17 and 5 p.m. May 18, 24-25, 31; walking tour is 8 a.m. May 12, 19, 26; Davenport House Museum, 324 E. State St.; tea is $18 or $14 ages 8 to 17; tour is $21; 912-236-8097, www.davenporthousemuseum.org. Experience an early 19th century tea or take a tour to discover what survives of 1820s Savannah. Read more in Do's story here.
TedXSavannah: 9 a.m.-7 p.m. May 11; Savannah International Trade & Convention Center, 1 International Drive; $80 at www.eventbrite.com; info at www.tedxsavannah.com. Fifteen speakers share their stories and ideas on the theme of “Legacy by Design.” Tickets include breakfast, lunch, snacks, parking and the after party.
Savannah Arts Academy Film & Media Festival: 7 p.m. May 11; Savannah Arts Academy, 500 Washington Ave.; $20, $10 students at www.seatyourself.biz/saa; $25 at the door; info at 912-395-4172. Take photos, collect autographs, and watch rising filmmakers walk the red carpet, followed by film screenings and awards. Funds raised support the Communication Arts Department.
Springtime Revue and Silent Auction: 6 p.m. May 12; Asbury Memorial UMC, 1008 E. Henry St.; $15 adults, $5 children under 12; www.asburymemorial.org. The revue will feature Broadway music, stand-up comedy, a barbershop quartet and more. Proceeds will the church’s mission fund, which is redirected to the needy, while proceeds from a silent auction benefit church maintenance. Learn more in Do's story here.