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.
15th annual Tybee Pirate Fest: Oct. 10-13; Tybee Island; Various prices; https://tybeeisland.com/pirates/; Gather your 'Krew of Marauding Buccaneers' for the 15th Annual Tybee Island Pirate Fest. Bring your family and friends, and make sure to dress in your finest pirate attire.
Party in Pink - Dance for the Cure: 7 p.m. Oct. 11; Tanger Outlets, 200 Tanger Outlets Blvd., Pooler; FREE; bit.ly/2AJ6MTO; Meet by the playground decked out in your pink and neon workout gear to get your dance on! Moves will be choreographed to upbeat music for all skill sets. The event will help raise funds for Tanger PinkStyle, benefiting local breast cancer patients and raising funds for the search for a cure. All attendees will be given complimentary glow sticks to dance their way into the evening and be able to enter to win an exciting gift basket full of fun merchandise and gift cards.
Vampire Ball: 9 p.m. Oct. 12; Ghost Coast Distillery, 641 Indian St.; 21+, no smoking; bit.ly/2oPWKgU; Join your fellow creatures of the night as it'll be time to ascend into Georgia's oldest city for a night like no other. Grab your capes, sharpen your fangs, dust off your boots and come quench your celebratory appetite as Markster Con's VAMPIRE BALL returns for one evening only.
Savannah Food Truck Festival: 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Oct. 13; Daffin Park, 1301 E. Victory Dr.; bit.ly/2AMnguj; The Savannah Food Truck Festival returns for its sixth year with free yoga, VIP beer and wine tastings, face painting, and a wide selection of food.
Frogwarts: A Magical Adventure: 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Oct. 15; Georgia State Railroad Museum, 655 Louisville Rd.; $12; conta.cc/30M6Exh; Georgia State Railroad Museum and Savannah Children's Museum will transform into a magical fall festival for Frogwarts, a Harry Potter-themed day of fun. Classes will include Wand Making, Potions, Fortune Telling, Defense Against the Dark Arts: Glow in the Dark Fun!, Care of Magical Creatures with Georgia Reptile Society, Quill Writing, Herbology, Magic with Professor Zyto and Quidditch. Attendees can also take a ride on the Frogwarts Express, our steam locomotive.