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.
St. Patrick’s Day Parade: 10:15 a.m. March 16; Historic District; savannahsaintpatricksday.com. The annual Savannah St. Patrick’s Day Parade will run, rain or shine, this Saturday. Grab your green shirts, beads and funny accessories to celebrate all things Irish. Visit savannahnow.com for complete coverage of the parade and festivities.
Possibilities V: 6 p.m. March 14; The Gallery at Sulfur Studios, 2301 Bull St.; free; sulfurstudios.org. Sulfur will host the opening reception for the experimental digital exhibition featuring work by SCAD students of photography professor Craig Stevens.
Fort Pulaksi full moon hike: 5:30 p.m. March 20; Fort Pulaski National Monument, US Hwy 80 East; $10 for ages 16 and older, $5 for ages 3-15; 912-786-5787. Join park staff in welcoming spring with a special nighttime full moon hike with a rare opportunity to explore the trails of Cockspur Island at night. Space is limited to 50 participants for this special event and reservations are required.
The Alda full moon party: 9 p.m. March 20; The Lost Square at Alida, 412 Williamson St.; $10 Moon dance cocktails. The Alida will host its second full moon party to celebrate the Worm Moon. Guests can enjoy a cocktail and dance to DJ Jose’s spins.
Flannery O’Connor lecture: 7 p.m. March 20; Massie Heritage Center, 207 E. Gordon St.; Free; 912-395-5070. Dr. Michael Schroeder, retired professor of English at Savannah State University, will give a lecture on “Why should anyone care about Flannery O’Connor” in celebration of Women’s History Month and Irish Heritage.