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Savannah’s Jepson Center celebrates freedom at annual Juneteenth events

31 May 2017

Juneteenth is the celebration of the emancipation of enslaved African Americans across the Confederate South.

 

Savannah Earth Day Festival focuses on keeping planet safe, clean for future generations

10 Apr 2017

The spirit of environmental consciousness will plank Forsyth Park’s 30 acres during the annual Savannah Earth Day Festival on April 15, a week ahead of the national holiday celebrated April 22.

 

Savannah Black Heritage Fest: Grand Festival Day, gospel concert, lectures fill week two

06 Feb 2017

The second week of the 28th annual Savannah Black Heritage Festival offers an amazing variety of programming that’s sure to appeal to everyone.

 

Savannah Pride Festival raises funds for LGBT Community Center

19 Oct 2016

It’s a place of celebration; a place to share our likenesses and differences, a place dedicated to the diversity of the LGBT family in Savannah and the Coastal Empire.

 

Savannah VOICE Festival hosts free goodwill concert after hurricane

18 Oct 2016
What began as an autumn fundraiser for Savannah VOICE Festival quickly turned into a free concert for the community after Hurricane Matthew ripped through the Lowcountry. 
 

Looking to lend a hand? Here's how you can help Savannah in hurricane recovery

12 Oct 2016
As Coastal Georgia deals with the aftermath of Hurricane Matthew, many in the community are reaching out to help one another. 
 

Students learn opera is about life through Savannah VOICE Fest outreach programs

04 Aug 2016

Savannah area students are learning about history, about building confidence and about understanding others. And they are doing it all while learning about opera.

 

Geek Fringe: Hack-A-Thon brings Savannah tech community together to tackle civic issues

31 May 2016

The Savannah Hack-A-Thon is a 48-hour programming marathon focusing on civic issues to create solutions to benefit Savannah’s community. 

 

South by Midwest: Festival season rolls on

14 Apr 2016

You could almost say festival season is year-round in Savannah.

 

Vox Populi: 'No one wants to hear your conversation.'

20 Jan 2016

Contribute to Vox Populi by calling 912-525-0869 or emailing vox@savannahnow.com. Be sure to write Vox Populi in the subject field. Not all responses are used.

 

What's Up, Starland? Relationship symbolizes city’s need to work together

04 Nov 2015

Exactly 912 days ago, Lauren Flotte was elected president of the board of directors of Desotorow Gallery Inc. by myself and Astoria Jellett. Thus began my longest and most incredible relationship with another human outside my nuclear family. 

 

Savannah Greek Festival has been a tasty tradition for 65 years

05 Oct 2015

When you hear the words Savannah Greek Festival, your mouth probably starts to water.

 

Community Calendar: Get out and DO something

21 Sep 2015

Submit your event at least two weeks in advance by going to events.savannahnow.com. You can also mail to Community Calendar, P.O. Box 1088, Savannah, GA 31402. Announcements are printed daily in the Accent section as space allows. For information, call 912-652-0365.

 

Community Calendar: Get out and DO something

15 Sep 2015

Submit your event at least two weeks in advance by going to events.savannahnow.com. You can also mail to Community Calendar, P.O. Box 1088, Savannah, GA 31402. Announcements are printed daily in the Accent section as space allows. For information, call 912-652-0365.

 

Jekyll Island celebrates shrimp, grits and more

15 Sep 2015

Jekyll Island is celebrating the 10th anniversary of its popular Jekyll Island Shrimp & Grits Festival, and Nancy Kring Rowan, events manager for Jekyll Island, says this year will be the best one yet.

 

Community Calendar: Get out and DO something

06 Sep 2015

Submit your event at least two weeks in advance by going to events.savannahnow.com. You can also mail to Community Calendar, P.O. Box 1088, Savannah, GA 31402. Announcements are printed daily in the Accent section as space allows. For information, call 912-652-0365.

 

Everyone invited to celebrate Savannah Pride

06 Sep 2015

Savannah Pride Festival, a day dedicated to our LGBT community and celebrating diversity, returns to Forsyth Park and executive director Mark Hill says the event grows bigger each year. 

 

Community Calendar: Get out and DO something

26 Aug 2015

Submit your event at least two weeks in advance by going to events.savannahnow.com. You can also mail to Community Calendar, P.O. Box 1088, Savannah, GA 31402. Announcements are printed daily in the Accent section as space allows. For information, call 912-652-0365.

 

Vox Populi: 'Pick up the orange barrels.'

18 Aug 2015

Contribute to Vox Populi by calling 912-525-0869 or emailing vox@savannahnow.com. Be sure to write Vox Populi in the subject field. Not all responses are used.

 

Cool Communities in Hot Savannah street fair to boost Wells Park area

17 Aug 2015

Needing a second chance is one thing, but actually getting that second chance is a whole other story. And it’s not just people who need second chances — sometimes places need that second chance to be great again.

 

Community Calendar: Get out and DO something

17 Aug 2015

Submit your event at least two weeks in advance by going to events.savannahnow.com. You can also mail to Community Calendar, P.O. Box 1088, Savannah, GA 31402. Announcements are printed daily in the Accent section as space allows. For information, call 912-652-0365.

 

QuoLab hosts World’s Smallest Music Festival

12 Aug 2015

QuoLab, a new queer safer event space, is hosting the World’s Smallest Music Festival.

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