Savannah, Georgia is a top destination in the world for visitors looking for southern hospitality with food and fun for everyone. Of all the wonderful things to do in Savannah, City Market is in the center of all of the action with art, music, food, and more. We get lots of questions every year, especially during the summer. Here is a list of Savannah City Market Frequently Asked Questions to help you plan for good times with us.
When is live music playing in the courtyard? Wild Wing Cafe has live music in the courtyard every day. Get the schedule and specials on the Wild Wing Cafe Savannah City Market website.
When are you open? Minimum operating hours for all businesses are Monday – Saturday 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Sunday 1 p.m. – 5 p.m. Many businesses are open later into the evening. Contact our vendors for their hours.
When is the splash pad open? The Ellis Square Splash Pad typically opens Memorial Day weekend and the hours are normally dawn to dusk. You can call the City of Savannah Parks & Recreation at to confirm. They manage the splash pad.
Can we order drinks to go? You may carry open drinks as long as they are in a plastic, 16-ounce cup (not bottles, mugs or flasks) and must remain in the Historic District (the area from River Street to Jones Street and Martin Luther King, Jr. Boulevard to West Broad Street). This video from Visit Savannah sums it all up nicely!
What are your local alcohol laws for serving on Sundays? Packaged liquor may be sold between 8 a.m. and 11:45 p.m. Monday through Saturday. Packaged beer and wine may be sold at any time except between 11:45 p.m. on Saturday night and 11 a.m. on Sunday. All Savannah bars and restaurants cannot sell alcohol before 11:00 a.m. on Sundays. In other words, packaged liquor cannot be sold on Sundays and packaged beer and wine can only be sold after 12:30 p.m. on Sundays. However, restaurants may serve all alcohol on Sundays after 11 a.m.
How do I get booked to play music in Savannah City Market? All music acts are booked directly by our vendors. Check out this list and contact the venues for bookings. Hope to hear you in Savannah City Market soon!