2011 Picnic In the Park Huge Success

Third place winners were
Third place winners were “The Rock & Roll Walk of Fame”, Sheila Kern, Kareem Hill and Tanya Milton

The City of Savannah, WSAV TV and Healthy Savannah co-sponsored the popular Savannah tradition, Picnic in the Park, in Forsyth Park on Sunday, Oct. 2. The event featured a lovely evening of live music, dancing and of course some of the best cuisines ever. The park was filled with over 3000 people enjoying family and friends. The theme for this year’s picnic was "Rock & Run," in celebration of the upcoming first Rock ‘n’ Roll Savannah Marathon that will be held in November.. Picnickers made creative use of this theme as they displayed their costumes and tents. Those who entered their spreads in the annual picnic contest won an array of prizes, as well as bragging rights as Savannah’s best picnicker. The contest winners are: Greenest Picnic: (most environmentally friendly and sustainable, recyclable and healthy) went to "The Royal Rockenbaums" (spoof on The Royal Tannebaums) Picnic Winners: 1st Place: "Rock of Ages" chaired by Shannon Donahue 2nd Place: "Rock and Run" aka "70s Marathon Runners" 3rd Place: Rock and Run "Walk of Fame" Tanya Milton as Tina Turner, Kareem Hill as Will I Am and Sheila Kern as Pat Benatar WSAV People’s Choice Award (text voting): "Rock of Ages" chaired by Shannon Donahue Healthy Savannah was chosen as the host partner for the 2011 Annual Picnic in the Park and provided the awards, judges and proudly unveiled their new logo. More information can be found at www.healthysavannah.org or on Facebook at www.facebook.com/ pages/ Healthy- Savannah- Get-Up-Get-Out-Get- Healthy/135287093182859

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