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.
Tybee Tour of Homes: 10 a.m.-4 p.m. May 5, rain or shine; Tybee Maritime Academy, 714 Lovell Ave.,Tybee Island; $40-$50 for admission to eight homes and parking pass; www.tybeetourofhomes.com. Proceeds go to the academy. Read Do's full story here.
Fairy and Gnome Festival: 10 a.m.-2 p.m. May 5; Oatland Island Wildlife Center, 711 Sandtown Road; $5, $3 ages 4-17, some activity fees; www.oatlandisland.org, 912-395-1500. Costumes encouraged. Outdoor play, fairy surprises and whimsical activities.
STEAM Fest: 10 a.m.-4 p.m. May 5; Georgia State Railroad Museum, 655 Louisville Road; $10 adults, $6 children under 12, free for Coastal Heritage Society members; www.chsgeorgia.org. This interactive family-friendly event showcases science, technology, engineering, art and math education activities.
“A Complete History of Savannah for Morons”: 6 p.m. May 5, 12, 19; Bull Street Labs, 2222 Bull St.; $12, ages 13 and older; www.frontporchimprov.com. This original scripted comedy roasts nearly 300 years of Savannah history. Read Do's full story here.
18th annual Doggie Carnival: Noon-4 p.m. May 6; Forsyth Park; free admission, ticketed activities to benefit Humane Society; www.facebook.com/hsgsav. Doggie derby, agility equipment, paw print art, pet paint, pools, photo booths, dog treat decorating, fortune telling, ice cream and more. Food trucks and beer available.