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Every spring, the Savannah Music Festival arrives. The festival arrives in just enough time for everyone to catch their breath from St. Patrick’s Day, and then the fun starts all over again. Held in various venues throughout Downtown Savannah, the 2017 Savannah Music Festival will be from March 23rd to April 8th, and will feature a variety of performers who will playing at all hours of the day.
Established in 1989, the Savannah Music Festival is Georgia’s largest musical arts event, featuring more than 100 productions. The festival is a non-profit organization that is responsible for educational initiatives and musical arts programs throughout Savannah and six surrounding counties, and also includes educational activities such as theater field trips, in-school lessons, and public library performances.
The venues that serve as hosts for these performances are scattered throughout Downtown Savannah, and include the Charles H. Morris Center (located in the Trustees Garden on the eastern end of Downtown), the Johnny Mercer Theater (at the Savannah Civic Center), the Lucas Theatre, the Ships of the Sea Museum, and the Rousakis Plaza (located on River Street). A few of Savannah’s historic churches also donate the use of their buildings for the festival, which makes for some truly wonderful musical experiences.
The artists performing at the Savannah Musical Festival are as varied as you can imagine, and musical genres of every sort are explored within the 17 days of the festival. These genres include, cabaret, acoustic, zydeco, jazz, flamenco, Irish, African, and Americana. Performers include The Avett Brothers, Patrick Watson, Che Malambo, Justin Townes Earle, Bruce Hornsby and The Noisemakers, Leyla McCalla, Dakha Brakha, the Ike Stubblefield Trio and many other talented musicians and vocal performers of all types. The appeal of the music festival is that there is truly something for everyone, and everyone who attends is clearly a lover of music, so you find yourself surrounded in an atmosphere of appreciation and joy for the performance at hand.
Find out more about the 2017 Savannah Music Festival.
Where to Stay?
Because the Savannah Music Festival has steadily grown in popularity, more and more people occupy our fair city every year for the months of March and April. So if you’re coming to visit, it’s best to go ahead and find a place to stay as soon as you can. Luckily, Cora Bett Thomas Savannah Vacation Rentals has you covered on unique Savannah Music Festival rentals. Now, the hardest part is going to be picking out which act you want to see the most!
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