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INAUGURAL BACON FEST COMES TO RIVER STREET

That’s right bacon lovers, we said it…BACON FEST is coming to River Street! The inaugural event will take place on September 5 & 6 during September First Friday & Saturday weekend! Get ready because select local restaurants will be serving up their mouthwatering bacon creations all weekend long! “The Savannah Waterfront Association is so passionate […]

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EL GALEON ANDALUCIA TO VISIT RIVER STREET SAVANNAH DURING THE SAIL TO SUNNY 16TH CENTURY SHIP TOUR

The Savannah Waterfront Association will welcome the National Air, Sea & Space Foundation and the Spanish tall ship El Galeón Andalucía to historic River Street on Thursday, October 23, 2014. The Tall ship will be visiting Savannah for a 10 day stay during its five month tour of the east coast.  The Sail to Sunny […]

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Get Ready for the Dog Days of Summer on River Street

Calling all Canines! Listen up pups, because this event is just for you! We will be hosting the first Dog Days of Summer festival on August 1-2, 2014. August First Friday & Saturday is all about you…so bring your leash and your owner and head down to historic River Street! Here you’ll be in doggy heaven […]

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24e is “Mayberry, with a lot of Spice”

Located on 24 East Broughton Street, 24e Design Co.  is Savannah’s premier modern furniture store. 24e specializes in modern style, with an eclectic twist. Among working with celebrity clients such as President Clinton, President Bush, and styling MSNBC, owner Ruel Joyner remains a humble staple of the Savannah community. Owner of 24e and current President of […]

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Candace and Kids Goat Soap will make you want to lather up from head to hoof!

Candace and Kids Soap Company is a frequent vendor at the First Friday & Saturday festivals on River Street. At each event the company fills the riverfront plaza with the smell of jasmine, rose, peach, and peppermint. Owner Candace Daniel’s unique handmade product and her southern charm makes her stand out to customers who come down […]

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ROCKNROLL CHORUS TO RETURN TO RIVER STREET

The RockNRoll Chorus is excited to return to historic River Street this summer! The New Jersey-based vocal group uses only the voices of their twenty members to create melodies to remember. The cast of this awesome chorus is made up of high school students from around the state of New Jersey. You can meet this talented […]

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River Street Fourth of July Celebration

River Street’s Annual Fourth of July Celebration

What better place to celebrate America’s birthday than in the heart of Savannah, Georgia, one of the oldest cities in the United States! Come down to River Street for to celebrate the Fourth of July and show off your American patriotism. The Savannah Waterfront is excited to host their annual Fourth of July Celebration & Fireworks […]

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THE GREAT RACE SCHEDULED TO MAKE A STOP IN SAVANNAH

River Street Savannah will be one of the stops for this year’s Hemmings Motor News Great Race!  This unique race is a time, speed, endurance rally that will be making an Atlantic Coast run from Maine to Florida on June 21-29, 2014. The vintage (pre-1972) cars will arrive on Saturday, June 28 (one car every […]

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Savannah Blues Weekend Hosts Downtown Festival June 6-7

Summertime in Savannah has begun and that means the sweet aroma of barbeque is soon to fill the air on historic River Street at the second annual Blues, Jazz & BBQ festival! The sounds of live blues music will also fill the streets of downtown during the first Savannah Blues Weekend on June 6-7. This […]

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Exotic Cigars Creates an Experience For Customers To Enjoy

Exotic Cigars & Gifts,  Savannah’s premiere source for tobacco products and accessories, has been serving customers on River Street for over 10 years. Owner Anne Simmons prides herself on selling an extensive inventory of all popular brands. Her customers enjoy visiting the shop for the wide selection of products and the welcoming staff. “I’ve had all types of businesses selling gifts, but […]

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Savannah’s Winthrope Hiers Captures”Unique Moments In Their Best Light”

Winthrope Hiers is one of Savannah’s fine art photographers whose work focuses on nature and travel. He first began participating in River Street festivals in 1975, making him the longest participating artist since the Savannah Waterfront Association began hosting events. Wintrope began his career as a professional photographer in the early 1980’s. “I started out as […]

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SAVANNAH MAKES A RUN AT THE GUINNESS WORLD RECORD FOR LARGEST BAR CRAWL

On Saturday, May 31, 2014 Savannah made a gallant effort at breaking the Guinness World Record for the largest bar crawl.  Although over 6,000 people registered in Ellis Square Saturday afternoon, only 4,214 cards were turned in, leaving Savannah 672 crawlers short of the record. Although history wasn’t made, everyone had a great time and […]

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