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 interests each week. To have your event considered for this list, email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Pretty Things Peepshow: 8 p.m. Feb. 7; The Jinx, 127 W. Congress; $10; brownpapertickets.com; The Pretty Things Peepshow 10-year anniversary tour featuring Go-Go Amy, The Unkillable Jenny Lynne, Matt Scott of Rasputin's Marionettes, Scraps The Mind Reading Dog, and special guest Rachel Atlas is coming to The Jinx. This magical one-of-a-kind vaudeville variety revue has circled the globe performing stunts of skill and courage, including sword swallowing, quick change magic, puppets, handcuff and straight jacket escape, sword ladder, the execution blade box, singing, comedy, a talking dog and more.
Art & Oysters: 6 p.m. Feb. 7; Pin Point Heritage Museum, 9924 Pin Point Ave.; $35 in advance, $40 at the door; 912-944-7457; shop.chsgeorgia.org. Pin Point Heritage Museum will host Art & Oysters, a meet and greet and auction featuring several local artists, including Amiri Farris, Isaac Martin, Patricia Sabree and Virginia Watson. Proceeds from the auction will support educational programs at Pin Point Heritage Museum. Event tickets will include savory soul food provided by Creative Catering and an oyster roast. Entertainment provided by Sweetfield of Eden Baptist Church Choir, a staple of the Pin Point community.
Wait Wait…Don’t Tell Me!: 7:30 p.m. Feb. 7; Johnny Mercer Theater, 301 W. Oglethorpe Ave.; $35-$125; savannahcivic.com; NPR’s incredibly popular news quiz show is being recorded live at the Johnny Mercer Theater. Visit dosavannah.com to read a feature story and interview with host Peter Sagal.
Big Bon Pizza pop-up at Graveface Records: 5:30 p.m. Feb. 2; Graveface Records & Curiosities, 5 W. 40th St. Big Bon Pizza will be parked outside Graveface on Saturday rocking a $10 Margherita pizza special, a vegan delight created by Fox & Fig Cafe. Graveface has curated a collection of the Big Bon teams favorite albums. One will have a pizza sticker inside that get’s you a free pizza and Graveface t-shirt.
Critz-Tybee Run: Feb. 1, 2; various locations; free-$100; critztybeerun.com. This annual weekend event combines five different races, from 1 mile to 13.1 miles, totaling up to the 26.2-mile marathon. All net profits raised go to local nonprofit organizations that foster education and healthy lifestyles for children and teens. In addition to a world-class race atmosphere, the Critz Tybee Run Fest provides entertainment for families and friends traveling with the participants.