Events - 10 Feb 17

Date/Time Event
Friday, Feb 10, 2017
10:45 am
Georgia History Festival’s Georgia Day Parade
Forsyth Park, Savannah GA
Forsyth Park, Savannah, Georgia As part of the annual commemoration of the founding of the Georgia colony of February 12, 1733 by James Edward Oglethorpe, a tradition dating back to the earliest years of the colony’s founding, we invite you to join us as students, musicians, local dignitaries, and costumed historical figures march through Savannah’s historic squares during this beloved annual event. The 2017 Georgia Day Parade will be held on February 10, beginning at 10:45 a.m. Free and open to the public. Please note, the rain date for the Georgia Day Parade is Monday, February 13.

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Friday, Feb 10, 2017
12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Research Center Hours – 12:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Hodgson Hall, Savannah GA
The Georgia Historical Society Research Center will be open from 12 p.m. to 5 p.m. 501 Whitaker Street Savannah, GA 31401