SAVE THE DATE

MAY 2ND

Savannah Scottish Games: A spectacle of entertainment featuring bagpipes, drums, children’s events, genealogists, Highland dancing competition, historic reenactments,  Scottish vendors, and Scottish food and refreshments. Cost is $15 for general admission, $10 for military and first responders, $10 for students ages 11-18, free for children under 10. 9 a.m.-4:30 p.m., Bethesda Academy, 9520 Ferguson Avenue, Savannah. savannahscottishgames.com.

MAY 2-6

Savannah Music Festival: Savannah Music Festival’s popular Musical Explorers program will officially return to in-person concerts for local K-2 students and teachers on Monday, May 2 at the Trustees Theater, located at 216 E. Broughton St. 

The performances will feature the ring shout of the Georgia coast with the McIntosh County Shouters, southeastern woodlands Native American music with Martha Redbone, and South African kwela with Naledi Masilo. The concerts will kick off Monday, May 2 with a 12:15 p.m. performance at the Lucas Theater and will continue Tuesday through Friday with live performances at 10:15 a.m. and 12:15 p.m. daily.

“Musical Explorers continued as the de facto music curriculum for local K-2 classrooms throughout the pandemic, but we are thrilled to offer students and teachers their first in-person field trip concerts since December of 2019,” remarks SMF Director of Education and Community Engagement, Jenny Woodruff.

For more information about the Musical Explorers program, visit musicalexplorers.savannahmusicfestival.org

MAY 8TH

Baby Shark Live: Take an adventure into the sea with Baby Shark and his friend Pinkfong as they sing and dance through some of your favorite songs. Tickets are $25-$59. 5 p.m., Savannah Civic Center, 301 West Oglethorpe Avenue, Savannah. 912-651-6550 or savannahcivic.com.

MAY 9TH

Mayfest: Also known as the Bluffton Village Festival, this fun outdoor event features more than 200 artists and food vendors. Includes a pie eating contest, the hilarious Ugly Dog contest, great music and more. Free admission. 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Calhoun Street, Bluffton. 843-540-7957 or blufftonmayfest.com.