Coming Soon: West Broad Baking Collective
Anticipated opening is October 1; location is 518 Martin Luther King Blvd., Savannah, GA – the shop will feature several different bakers selling fresh from the oven goodies, a Lobster Roll place and a bar, maybe a fishmonger. More details to follow.
WORMSLOE PLANTATION & ISLE OF HOPE:
- Travel to the coastal areas of Savannah for lunch on your own at Sandfly BBQ.
- Continue with a visit to Wormsloe Plantation Tabby Ruins that date to the 18th century for a docent-led walking tour of the Georgia State Park Historic Site.
- Drive through the historic and picturesque Isle of Hope Historic District and bluff landscaped with old oak trees covered in Spanish moss. The houses range in style from Greek Revival to Craftsman Bungalows.
- Finally, a stop is scheduled at the Famous Savannah Byrd Cookie Company for sampling and shopping.
Wednesday, September 23 – Sunday, September 27
2020 Savannah Jazz Festival
Sunday, September 13
Jazz Brunch at Electric Moon – Plant Riverside District: Experience live sounds from The Fabulous Equinox Krewe, every Sunday from 11 AM—2 PM. Order brunch a la carte from the menu, reservations not required – seated on a first come/first serve basis.
Collins Quarter at Forsyth – Music in the Park: Live music in The Park continues Sunday Sept 13th with City Hotel, from 3-6 pm. Enjoy the sounds of Bluegrass by a pillar of the Savannah Music scene. Pack your blanket and get settled in for a perfect afternoon of music, food, friends & fun
Saturday, September 19
Southbound Brewing Oktoberfest: This event is free & open to the public! 12pm – 9pm -Boiled Peanuts from C+C Nut Factory 12-3 PM
– Brats, Pretzels & Beer Cheese from BowTie Barbecue Co.
– Beer releases
– Yard games
Saturday, September 26
Master Bourbon Music Festival – Ghost Coast Master Bourbon Release: Ghost Coast Distillery is set to release their eagerly awaited, FLAGSHIP spirit and they’re celebrating the release of their blended Bourbon with a blend of bands. Ghost Coast’s Master Bourbon Music Festival will feature four bands, an outdoor stage, Big Bon Pizza, Farm Bluffton food truck, local artist vendors, and of course, plenty of Bourbon. The event is headlined by Alabama-based progressive rock and jam band, CBDB, Nashville-based funk band, O’rite, and local favorites Ben Keiser Band, and Eric Britt Duo. The event is FREE and open to the public. Ghost Coast is giving back a portion from every drink sold to Savannah Music Festival’s Jazz Academy and its mission. 12pm – 10pm
FREE ADMISSION DAY: Fort Pulaski – 9am – 5pm
Two Tides Brewing Oktoberfest: Join Two Tides for their 3rd Oktoberfest from 12pm-8pm. Things will look a little different this year – they will be breaking up the event into four 2-hour windows with presale reservations to eliminate crowding and keep everyone safe. Please check their website and Facebook page for more details.⠀Glassware will be available during each window, delicious eats by BowTie BBQ & Kitchen Vixen (&), music by DJ Press Play & Swamptooth Bluegrass, and of course, Festbier. Prost!
CHARITY EVENT: Thursday, September 24
Piggin’ and Shuckin’ for the CCFJC:
Join this first ever Pig and Oyster Roast benefitting the Chatham County Family Justice Center. We’ll have all the fixin’s, live music courtesy of Patrick Connell and fun raffle prizes at the Bethesda Academy Outdoor Pavilion. Come for good food and music and meet new friends and old — all with the sun setting over the beautiful marsh view.
Opened in December, 2019, the CCFJC is the first of its kind in Georgia, providing victims of family violence free, compassionate navigation through its network of alliance partners.
For more information or to purchase tickets, email Laurie Milano at Lamilano@aol.com. Tickets: $100 per person. 6 – 9pm.