Christmas on the River and Savannah’s Lighted Parade December 5-7!


Discover the Magic of Christmas as Verizon Wireless presents a weekend of Holiday Cheer at Christmas on the River and Savannah’s Lighted Parade!

Immerse yourself in the joy of the Holiday Spirit with two days of Regional Arts and Crafts, Fun-Fare Games and Holiday Entertainment! This festival offers unique shopping in the old world setting of charm and history on beautiful River Street!

Would you like to find a Verizon Wireless BlackBerry Storm in your stocking this year? Look for the clues to take you on the “Storm Hunt” only on River Street!

T:6.25 The tw o day’s festivities begin at 9am both Saturday and Sunday, but the fun starts Friday with the River Street Maritime Panel unveiling in Morrell Park at 11am followed by Wet Willie’s First Friday Fireworks at 9:30pm and tours aboard the tall ship Peacemaker will be available all weekend!

The parade begins SATURADY at 5:30pm….get there early for the best viewing spot! This year’s parade will include a surprise Grand Marshal, four marching bands and of course Ol’ St. Nick and his Elves! The lighted parade begins on west River Street and makes its merry way to Broughton ending at Franklin Square!

Christmas on the River is presented by Verizon Wireless and is sponsored by Wachovia, Coca-Cola, Cumulus Broadcasting- Savannah, Southern Lights, Historic Savannah Carriage Tours, Savannah Development and Renewal Authority, Wet Willie’s, Savannah Morning News, Savannah Waterfront Association.

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