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 email@example.com.
SLAM: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. March 2; Athletic field behind Salvation Army Community Center, 3000 Bee Rd.; Free entry; $45 for artist 8x10 foot fence section; 912-665-0850, firstname.lastname@example.org. Savannah Local Artists Market (SLAM) is a nonprofit art show that is open to the overall art community of Savannah. Participants include painters, potters, photographers, wood workers, sculptors and mixed media creators. Each artist will keep 100 percent of sales. Food trucks will be onsite.
The Hard Bargain: The Legend of Operatic Tenor Richard Tucker Lives On: 3-5 p.m. March 3; The Jewish Educational Alliance, 5111 Abercorn St.; $35; savannahfriendsofmusic.com, 912-441-7216; Dr. David Tucker, M.D. and James Drake, Richard Tucker biographer, with special guest of honor, baritone Sherrill Milnes, will present film clips and music from Richard Tucker’s career. Light refreshments will be served. All proceeds benefit Savannah Friends of Music.
A Walk To Remember Memory Walk fundraiser: 11 a.m.-1 p.m. March 2; West Chatham Middle School, 800 Pine Barren Road, Pooler, Ga.; $250 minimum per group; $100-$5,000 for individuals and businesses; 912-713-8453; www.awalktoremembersav.com; Proceeds raised from the 2019 Memory Walk will benefit the charitable organization’s mission of providing support to students who have suffered the loss of a parent or guardian. In 2018, the new organization funded $1,000 scholarships for 12 students.
17th Annual Savannah Boat Show: Noon-6 p.m. March 1, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. March 2, 11 a.m.-5 p.m. March 3; Savannah Convention Center, 1 International Dr.; $10 adults, $5 for children ages 4-12 and military, $8 for seniors; $5 parking; www.savannahboatshow.com. The show boasts a wide variety of powerboats and accessories all under one roof as well as fun family activities throughout the weekend, including live music, seminars, and boating skills simulator.
Saturday In The Yard benefit: 10 a.m. March 2; 2302 Gwinnett St.; Free; emergentstructures.org; Local crafters and artists will join local nonprofit Emergent Structures in a celebration of the new season. Reclaimed materials from the lumberyard will be available for sale from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. as well as goods from local crafters until 6 p.m. Live music by Lulu the Giant will begin at 5 p.m. along with the lighting of the giant bonfires. All proceeds from the purchase of local craft beer will go directly towards future reclamation projects. Savannah Technical College, SCAD and Chazitos food truck will be on hand.