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May 6, 2016 - May 8, 2016

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Fri, May 06, 2016

Tea in the Garden of the Davenport House

May 06, 2016 - May 06, 2016, Cultural

Learn about tea traditions and experience an early 19th century tea in Davenport House’s beautiful courtyard garden. Patrons will visit areas of the home where tea service took place and will participate in an afternoon tea given with costumed interpreters in the garden. On inclement weather dates, tea will be taken inside the house museum. The performance requires that guests be able to walk up and down stairs. LENGTH OF PROGRAM: 60 to 75 minutes

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State of the Art: Savannah Weekend!

May 06, 2016 - May 06, 2016, Cultural|Educational|Exhibits|Free Events

Come out and support Savannah’s local artists in a weekend of fun including a presentation of videos exploring the local art scene by Telfair’s Teen Council and a Mega Art March through downtown and midtown Savannah by Art Rise and community partners. Come back Saturday for a Free Family Day featuring demonstrations and performances by local visual and performing artists.

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River Street Seafood Fest

May 06, 2016 - May 06, 2016, Festivals

Throw on your flip flops and your Jimmy Buffet best, grab the entire family and get ready for a weekend of great live music and the area’s freshest seafood from the restaurants that locals love! Grass skirts and Hawaiian shirts are optional but encouraged!

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Dancing Stars of Coastal Georgia

May 06, 2016 - May 06, 2016, Charity Event

Dancing Stars of Coastal Georgia is an exciting benefit for the Alzheimer’s Association, Georgia Chapter. Reinventing the popular show, “Dancing with the Stars,” this fundraising event is comprised of local celebrity dancers paired with professional dancers, all raising funds by gaining votes! Then the dancers come together to compete in a one night gala dance competition, it’s an event you do not want to miss!

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FineFolk Gallery Doll Party

May 06, 2016 - May 06, 2016, Cultural

Join us at the new FineFolk gallery to view and applaud a large selection of adult and child Black Art Dolls from two premier doll makers. Genya, from Charleston, S.C., with award winning traditional Gullah dolls, dressed exquisitely to honor their West African heritage. DMcB of Pittsburgh, Penn., with stuffed soft sculpture dolls and Gullah Boys and Girls reminiscent of rag dolls. This grouping of Black Art Dolls has been especially prepared for this occasion. We are also offering some antique and vintage dolls. This 'Doll Party' also presents, for the first time, Samantha Claar's "WEE PEOPLE". Clothespin dolls with exquisite hand painted faces and an eclectic array of re-purposed and unique outfits. These wee dolls do far more than sit on a shelf. Choices include clip-ons, magnetic back and wearable lapel pin versions. This is their premier performance. The dolls and staff will be in soiree mode, serving tea-cup cocktails and tiny sandwiches while you enjoy visiting and shopping.

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Savannah: Reading Urban Form Tour

Apr 30, 2016 - May 13, 2016, Free Events

This tour includes highlights from each of the five talks presented as part of the Reading the City lecture series, while focusing on the downtown area. Topics include how the idealistic origins of the city’s urban plan adapted through time to new social or economic needs; the impact of militia companies and other military influences on the city’s growth; the unique role of public space—squares, streets, trees, pavement—in defining the city’s architectural character; and how humble architectural components of the city, including the architecture of slavery, and global trade networks have shaped the city’s character. When: Saturday, April 23, 10:00–11:30 AM Tuesday, April 26, 10:00–11:30 AM Saturday, April 30, 2:00–3:30 PM Friday, May 6, 2:00–3:30 PM Saturday, May 7, 10:00-–1:30 AM Tuesday, May 10, 10:00–11:30 AM Friday, May 13, 2:00–3:30 PM Where: Meet in Johnson Square (Bull Street between Congress and Bryan Streets).

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First Friday Fireworks

May 06, 2016 - May 06, 2016, Free Events

Celebrate the end of the week and the beginning of a new month with First Friday Fireworks on historic River Street! First Friday Fireworks, presented by Wet Willie’s Savannah, begin at 9:30 p.m.

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First Friday Art March @ Foxy: Live Music & Art

May 06, 2016 - May 06, 2016, Nightlife

As part of First Friday Art March, we welcome you to enjoy a night of live music in the courtyard featuring Waits & Co. Rooted in the southern experience, Waits & Co. is an original, acoustic-based Americana/Alt-Country outfit. We invite you to also experience our current art exhibit, Our World in Shapes and Lines: Artwork by Loop It Up Savannah’s 3 & 4 year old artists at the Wesley Community Centers of Savannah! Through Loop It Up Savannah’s Early Learning Center Residency Program, students at the Wesley Community Center and the Lady Bamford Center have created a collection of artwork representing the world around them--- Savannah as they see it. Using paper shapes to create collages as well as painting, drawing and printmaking techniques, these students bring you a window into Savannah Neighborhoods from the perspective of somebody very young.

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Sat, May 07, 2016

Discovering 1820s Savannah: Early Bird's Walking Tour of the Savannah Isaiah Knew

May 07, 2016 - May 07, 2016, Outdoor Event

See what survives of 1820s Savannah that master builder Isaiah Davenport knew. Beginning at the Davenport House Museum (1820) participants will walk by some of the finest examples of preservation in the city and learn about what no longer remains. Topics to include the Great Fire of 1820, the yellow fever epidemic of 1820, Lafayette’s visit to Savannah in 1825 and the celebrations surrounding the 50th anniversary of the United States in 1826. Coffee and treats in the Davenport House garden will follow.

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