Celebrate the end of the week, and the beginning of a new month with First Friday & Saturday on Historic River Street! Start your weekend off with a bang, as First Friday Fireworks presented by Wet Willie's begin at 9:00p.m.!
Weekend festivities will kick-off on Friday, April 5 from 4-10p.m. and continue on Saturday, April 6 from 9a.m.-10p.m. DJ's-to-Go will be playing music on the Arbor Stage and Rousakis Plaza will be full of artists, entertainment, and fun for the entire family! Make sure to stop by our beverage station offering a variety of beers, including our beer of the month: RJ Rockers “Son of a Peach.”
Don't miss the official qualifier for the Nathan's Famous July Fourth International Hot Dog Eating Contest. The contest will occur on River Street on April 6 at 1pm. This is the first time the storied Nathan's Famous qualifying tour has visited the city of Savannah! The top-performing male and female hot dog eaters at the Savannah event will each earn a chance to compete on July 4, 2013 at the Nathan's Famous flagship in Coney Island, NY. This year's ESPN show will air on July 4th at 1pm Eastern. Registration occurs at http://www.majorleagueeating.com, and all competitors must be 18 years or older.
This year's Festival Series is hosted by the Savannah Riverfront and proudly sponsored by Verizon Wireless, Southern Eagle Distributing, Savannah Coca-Cola, Wet Willie's, Wells Fargo, and our friends at Adventure Radio. Enjoy Savannah Riverfront: The Way to Experience Savannah.