farmers marketVirtually every Saturday (except weekends listed below)
Forsyth Farmers Market
When: 9am-1pm every Saturday. Closed weekend of St. Patrick’s Day and the Rock & Roll Marathon.
Where: Held under the Old Oak Tree in downtown Savannah’s Forsyth Park. Located at the south end of Forsyth Park at the intersection of Bullstreet & Park Avenue.
Who: For the Whole Family
Price: Varies depending on Vendor
What: Savannah’s food-only, producer-only market where 30 vendors on a given Saturday offer fresh produce, pastured meats, local honey, artisan dairy and cheeses, craft breads and baked goods and a variety of prepared foods. Georgia SNAP/EBT cardholders can swipe your card for $50 and receive $100 in tokens to spend at the farmer’s market and receive 50% off of total purchase when shopping at Farm Truck 912.

May 7, 14, 21, 28

Oatland Island Wildlife Center- Toddler Tuesdays
When: 10am-10:45am or 11am-11:45am on Tuesdays | Pre-registration is required.
Where: 711 Sandtown Rd | Savannah, GA 31410
Who: For toddlers and their family
Price: $5 per child that is participating| Regular admission for everyone else | Members are also $5 each because this is a fundraising program.
What: Pre-register by calling 912-395-1517 or
Contact Ms. Michelle at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call 912-395-1517 for help with registration.
A program designed to introduce our youngest learners to the wonders of the natural world. Children and adults will experience natural through themed activities including songs, finger play, story time, nature walks, live animal encounters and crafts. Your child will commune with nature in a safe, playful and experimental way in our Toddler tuesday classes

May 24
Sea Pines Food Truck Festival
When: 5:30-8pm
Where: Shops at Sea Pines | 71 Lighthouse Rd #300 | Hilton Head Island, SC 29928
Who: For the whole family
Price: In support of Hilton Head Heroes
What: International cuisines & live music. 843-363-5699

May 24- June 9
Spoleto Festival USA
When: Times vary by dates of performances
Where: Venue varies by date or performer
Who: Different events take place for the whole family
Price: Varies by performance
What: Over 60 artful performances during the festival event including Westminister Choir Concerts, Master Classes in Dance, Theatre performances and many different genres of musical artists performing. 843-722-2764 for more information. Purchase tickets by phone 843-579-3100 on Mon-Fri 10am-6pm and Sat 10am-2pm.

May 25
Super Sensory Saturdays at The Sandbox Children’s Museum
When: 9am-10am | Doors open to the public at 10am
Where: 18 A Pope Avenue | HIlton Head Island, SC 29926
Who: For children with developmental challenges, sensory disorders and autism spectrum disorder.
Price- $5 Reduced Admission ( for 1 year and older) | FREE for Members
What: The Sandbox opens one hour earlier on the last Saturday of each month to families whose children have special needs. This event includes designated quiet spaces, dimmed lighting upstairs, no background music, reduced volume on certain exhibits and sensory resources such as fidgets, weighted vests and headphones are available for use while at the Museum. Trapper the Wonder Dog ( a therapy dog) also visit on some Saturdays on the porch.

May 25
Storytime Activities featuring Aladdin
When: 11am
Where: Barnes & Noble at Oglethorpe Mall | 7804 Abercorn Ext. 72 |
Savannah, GA 31406
Who: For the whole family
Price: FREE
What: Celebrate the release of the live-action movie with this Storytime. Activities to follow. Plus get a coupon from our Cafe for a grilled cheese sandwich with milk or juice for $4!

May 25-26
Hilton Head Art Festival
When: 10am-5pm
Where: 1 Shelter Cove Lane | Hilton Head Island, SC
Who: For the whole Family
Price: FREE to attend
What: Over 400 handcrafted works created by North American craftsman. Guests can expect to find works in pottery, glass, wood, jewelry,etc. All are made in the USA. Experience
Fine art, great food, music and shopping at the beautiful Shelter Cove Harbour & Marina! 843-785-6424

May 27
Savannah Children’s Museum’s Bug Fest
When: 10am-4pm
Where: Savannah Children’s Museum | 655 Louisville Rd | Savannah, GA 31401
Who: For ages 18 months and older
Price: $7.50 for all guests 18 months and older | FREE for Coastal Heritage Society
What: Savannah Children’s Museum invites the public to attend the annual family-friendly celebration buzzing with bug crafts, activities and workshops. Parking at SCM is limited. Alternate parking can be found at the Savannah Visitor’s Center or other adjacent downtown areas. Bug Fest is an outdoor, weather-permitting event. Follow Savannah Children’s Museum’s Bug Fest on Facebook. 912-651-6823 ext. 203

May 27
Sandbox at the Stables
When: 10am-2pm
Where: Lawton Stables in Sea Pines Plantation
190 Greenwood Dr | Hilton Head Island, SC 29928
Who: For the whole family
Price: $5 per person- Concessions and activities are $1 each ( Some activities are free).
Sandbox Annual Members receive $5 in concession tickets for each paid admission.
What: Enjoy inflatable water slides and bounce houses, pony rides and face painting and family games! The Cowpoke Caper Parade is back again at 12pm so come dressed as your favorite cowpoke and your cowpoke name! Free bandanas to the first 50 entries! There will be hot dogs, hamburgers and refreshments including snow cones and popcorn available for purchase. Also, enjoy a visit from Captain Jack Sparrow. Guests should park at the Trolley Stop inside the Greenwood Drive Sea PInes Gate and ride the free trolley to Lawton Stables (no event parking at Lawton Stables).