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A Guide to your Garden Party

Don’t have a garden? Not to worry! Here is a guide to help make your not-so garden party epic.   Garden Party Pros: First of all, always have backup plan! When hosting an outdoor event, weather can be an issue. Depending on your budget, maybe rent a tent. Keep the guest list small and intimate. […]
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Welcome Back to Garden City

It has been a wild couple of months with all things COVID-19, but here is a little update on our city. The transition from temporary closing, to reduced hours, now to re-opening is finally happening. As of June 15th, the city of Garden City has updated its Emergency Declaration according to the State of Georgia […]
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Garden City COVID-19 Update

Visit Garden City is gathering information and keeping with updates relating to COVID-19. As of today, the following Garden City Restaurants, both local and chains, have updated business hours and continue to make changes to follow CDC & FDA Guidelines:   Arby’s drive thru open and select delivery available   Babe’s Smokehouse takeout available   […]
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Where to Stay in Garden City

As we approach the beginning of tourist season it’s important to note the many wonderful places to stay in Garden City. Most notable are the Iris Garden Inn and the Baymont Inn & Suites. Centrally located just three short miles from the heart of downtown Savannah, these sister properties offer comfortable and affordable accommodations that […]
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Visit Garden City Hires New Tourism & Marketing Director

The Garden City Convention and Visitors Bureau Board of Directors is pleased to announce the recent hire of Aimee Kennedy as Tourism & Marketing Director for Visit Garden City Georgia. Kennedy will be responsible for executing the marketing plan of the Garden City CVB. She will also facilitate an active relationship with hotels/motels, restaurants, retail […]
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Business Spotlight – Bahama Joe’s

Bahama Joe’s Savannah’s trusted partner for custom screen printing, embroidery, and promotional products.  In 1977, Bahama Joe’s was a one-person shop on River Street in Savannah. Originally, Bahama Joe’s sold screen printed t-shirts to tourists. As Bahama Joe’s became more known among native Savannah residents, the business model naturally shifted from selling decorated t-shirts to […]
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The Season of Giving Thanks

This Holiday Season, we at Visit Garden City want to pause and take a moment to express our thanks to you, the friends, families, employees, and all of the other amazing folks that make our bustling little city everything it is. We’re thankful for your dedication to Garden City, which is making our lives richer […]
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Garden City’s New Comfort Food Spot

In May 2018, something special planted its roots in Garden City, GA. The It’s A Jerk Shack, a local, family-owned and operated business is bringing the island life experience to a lunch hour near you.     They serve authentic Jamaican Jerk Chicken, Jerk Pull-Pork, Jerk Patties, Jerk Chicken and Jerk Pull-Pork sandwiches and wraps […]
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4 Reasons Why This Vintage Shop Is A Must See

Hidden in Garden City, you will find a local gem that is full of beautifully repurposed furnishings, must-have self-care items, eclectic pieces and knick-knacks that would give any home its unique touch of charm. They can even custom paint a piece of furniture for you! Formerly known as Unique Furnishings Emporium, the Gray Barn Vintage […]
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