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. To have your event considered for this list, email email@example.com. See the full list of events in Do’s Big Calendar.
Want to find more fun? Check out Do Savannah’s Fall Events Guide.
Junior League of Savannah Thrift Sale: Preview party 5:30-7:30 p.m. Oct. 12, $20 admission; 7:30 a.m.-3 p.m. Oct. 13, $5 admission; 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Oct. 14, free admission; National Guard Armory, 1248 Eisenhower Drive; tickets at jrleaguesav.org or the door. Preview party features cocktail attire, light hors d’oeuvres, live music by Rick Elvis. Find deals on books, clothing, housewares, furniture; cash only for purchases under $25.
Savannah Ballet Theatre’s “Sleepy Hollow”: 7 p.m. Oct. 13; Trustees Theater, 216 E. Broughton St.; $25 at 912-525-5050 or savannahboxoffice.com. Savannah Ballet Theatre, a nonprofit professional company, offers an original, world premiere ballet to celebrate its 20th season.
Skidaway Marine Science Day: 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Oct. 13; UGA Skidaway Institute of Oceanography, 10 Ocean Science Circle; free; skio.uga.edu. Marine science exhibits, behind-the-scenes tours and activities for all ages. Full story here.
Frogwarts, A Magical Adventure: 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Oct. 14; Georgia State Railroad Museum and Savannah Children’s Museum; $12 for ages 18 months and older; pre-registration required at bit.ly/Frogwarts2018. Enjoy a magical Harry Potter-themed experience featuring classes, workshops, performances.
Deep Center’s 10th Birthday Party: 4-7 p.m. Oct. 14; Ralph Mark Gilbert Civil Rights Museum, 460 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd.; suggested ticket price is $25 (or pay what you can) at deepcenter.org/tickets. All proceeds to Deep Center, a creative writing workshop series in Chatham public schools. Barbecue, cake, music, children’s activities. Deep program participants and alumni will perform spoken-word selections.