An upcoming place to start is SCAD's annual Sidewalk Art Festival in Forsyth Park, April 25, 2015.The Arts and Pop-Culture Savannah Scene
A year-around quiet spot in Savannah is Chippewa Square.
Whether you journey south, north, east or west, it is likely you'll cross Chippewa Square during a day's travel of walking in downtown Savannah. Chippewa Square marks the heart of Savannah's National Landmark Historic District.
"...Sit down, enjoy those chocolates, and watch the world go by" suggests Frommer's Portable Savannah guide. The chocolate reference, of course, is to Forrest Gump's "Life is like a box of chocolates".