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.
A tribute to Burlesque featuring The Downtown Delilahs: June 13-15; The House of Mata Hari, The Carnival Bar Theatre, 306 West Lower Factor’s Walk; $20 general admission, $30 VIP; thedowntowndelilahs.com or 912-272-7601. Cabaret dancers give a modern twist to the tantalizing nature of burlesque through flirtatious song and dance numbers. Visit dosavannah.com to hear a podcast with the Downtown Delilahs.
Community Potluck with Maggie Hayes: 5-7 p.m. June 15; Sulfur Studios, 2301 Bull St.; 912-231-7105. This potluck dinner, hosted by Sulfur Studios, is in celebration of Maggie Hayes’ Artist Residency Project, “Unconditional love will break down the hierarchy of oppression.” Her work strives to create a dialogue to loosen the grip of conditioning, allowing deeper connectivity within ourselves. Bring a dish or a drink to share and learn about Maggie and her plans for her month-long residency.
JCB MudFest: 8 a.m.-1 p.m. June 15; JCB, 2000 Bamford Blvd., Pooler; ultramaxsports.com; 912-447-2000. A 5-mile or 5K race, up to each runner’s discretion, through mud, obstacles and more for the Lady Bamford Center. This year’s terrain will include classics, like the JCB lake and tire field, and some new surprises to keep things interesting. This summertime event comes once a year and single entries are back.
Savannah Hydroponics & Organics: 11 a.m.-4 p.m. June 15; Savannah Hydroponics & Organics, 4107 8th St. STE C, Garden City; savannahhydro.com or firstname.lastname@example.org. In the past decade, SH&O had been a farm and retail garden supply store focused on minimizing environmental impact and disease with organic, hydroponic and aquaponic farming methods. SH&O will be celebrating their own growth on their 10-year anniversary this weekend with giveaways, food and fun.
Eden Edition No. 3, Industry Night: 4-8 p.m. June 16; Southbound Brewing Company, 107 E. Lathrop Ave.; $45; Tickets at edensupperclub.com. This event, hosted by Eden Supper Club, will celebrate Savannah’s food and beverage mercenaries. For every double, all the crummy tippers and the weekends where service industry folks missed events that were once in a lifetime—come and be celebrated. Savannah’s culinary creative collective is hosting with street foods, a flip cup tournament, prizes and bragging rights. Everyone is welcome.