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.
Lineaje II By Alexis Javier: 6 p.m. April 18; In Vino Veritas, 102 E. Liberty St.; Sulfur Studio’s co-founder hosts a closing reception for his latest exhibit. These drawings explore the stories of lineage and ancestral knowledge, drawing out the energy each subject embodies. This collection features Savannahians Javier connected with over the last eight years. Find the latest episode of the Do Savannah Podcast to hear an interview with Javier.
Byrd Cookie Company 95th Anniversary: noon April 14, Byrd Cookie Company, 6700 Waters Ave.; Free; byrdcookiecompany.com. Celebrate the iconic Savannah company’s 95th anniversary and enjoy free tours of the bakery. Attendees can take photos with Crumbles, the official Byrd mascot, and sample more than 15 different varieties of Byrd cookies and savory snacks. Everyone who goes on a bakery tour will receive a special cookie gift as part of the experience.
Pinewood Derby at Southbound: 7 p.m. April 12; Southbound Brewing Company, 107 E. Lathrop Ave.; Free-$5; southboundbrewingco.com/. Southbound hosts another derby car race in their taproom. The popular event is free and open to all ages. A kit can be purchased for $5. Registration closes at 6:45 p.m. on race day. A single elimination bracket will be drawn at random. Visit southboundbrewingco.com for all the rules and regulations.
B Positive Block Party: 4 p.m. April 13; Two Tides Brewing Company, 12 W. 41st St.; Free-$30; https://www.facebook.com/TeamBPositiveMWOY/. The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS) Woman of the Year candidate Sarah Lord is hosting the largest single event held by her campaign team. At 5 p.m. a Cornhole Tournament will begin, playing to a score of 11. Entry for a team of two is $20 with early registration and $30 on-site. There will be music, food trucks, and a bounce house. At 8:30 p.m. there will be live date auction.
Masquers present “Great American Trailer Park Musical:” 7:30 p.m. April 11-13; 3 p.m. April 14; 7:30 p.m. April 18,19; Jenkins Hall Main Stage Theatre, Armstrong Campus, 11935 Abercorn St. $12-$15; https://cah.georgiasouthern.edu/armstrong-box-office/tickets/. This comedy tells the stories of the residents of a Florida town's most exclusive trailer park. Residents include the agoraphobic Jeannie Garsecki and her husband Norbert, the trailer park owner Betty, her friend, Linoleum, who is currently waiting for her husband to get out on parole, and Pickles, who suffers from hysterical pregnancies. The trailer park gets turned upside down when a new girl, Pipi, moves in.