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25 Jul 2018
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Great dining, wine tastings, and the nightlife on River Street are a few of the things that put girlfriend getaways in Savannah at the top of the list for weekend getaways. Whether you’re celebrating one of life’s milestones or simply need a break, you’ll find Savannah vacation rentals in an enchanting historical setting.

Fall is just around the corner meaning cooler temps for browsing art festivals and booking historic walking tours. Stately live oaks and lush gardens in town squares provide the perfect backdrop for girlfriend getaways in Savannah. Gather your friends and check out Savannah vacation rentals for your fall getaway. Luxury Living Savannah has condos, apartments, and private homes close to all the activities and events scheduled this fall.

Summer lasts a little longer at the beach, and nearby Tybee Island is one of the reasons girlfriend getaways in Savannah are so popular. Luxury Living Savannah has oceanfront and ocean view rentals to fit every group size. Spend the weekend on the beach or divide your time between the island and downtown. Let the following fall events in Savannah be your guide to planning a weekend getaway in Savannah.

Savannah Craft Brew Fest
Wind down summer on the first Saturday afternoon of September by sampling beers from around the world on the other side of the Savannah River. The Savannah Craft Brew Fest takes place at the Savannah International Trade & Convention Center. The festival features indoor and outdoor beer gardens, mixology seminars, and of course plenty of great food. You can get a free complimentary water ride from Belle’s Ferry Landing or go by car. There’s ample parking.

Great Ogeechee Seafood Festival
The Great Ogeechee Seafood Festival is held the third weekend in October. Seafood lovers from across the southeast attend this annual event for the best seafood around. In between all the great food and beverages, you’ll enjoy local and national entertainment on two stages and a carnival midway. There are also arts and crafts and business booths to browse and shop from. The event takes place at J. F. Gregory Park, 521 Cedar St.

Oktoberfest On Riverstreet
Go German Savannah style at Oktoberfest on Riverstreet. Wash down authentic German cuisine with a variety of beers from the beer garden at the 35th annual festival on October 5-7,2018. The festival’s Wiener Dog Races have become world famous. Regional arts and craft’s exhibits are around all weekend. Enjoy live entertainment on the Arbor Stage.

Savannah Greek Festival
The Greek food, dancing, and live music get better every year at Savannah’s annual Greek Festival. This year marks 68 years for the traditional event. The Greek foods and desserts are homemade and the music, dancing, and shopping celebrate Greek culture. The 3-day event will be held at the St. Paul’s Hellenic Center on West Anderson Street Oct. 11-13,2018.

Savannah Jazz Festival
The Coastal Jazz Association and the Savannah Department of Cultural Affairs work together to produce the annual Savannah Jazz Festival. The free week-long event (Sept. 23-29) is held at various venues, but the grand finale is on the weekend at Forsyth Park. Peter Fish, Bernie Williams, and the Bryce Eastwood Band are a few of this year’s headliners. For the best taste in jazz, plan to attend the traditional jam sessions held on weekend nights at 11:00 p.m. Thursday night’s jam will be held at the Rancho Alegre Restaurant on MLK Blvd. The Friday and Saturday night jams will be at the De Soto Hotel Ballroom on Liberty Street.