Networking Events & Tours


POWER & PUTT Welcome Reception
Monday, August 14 | 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM  
The Golf Club at Westin Savannah Harbor

Enjoy light appetizers, beverages and even a putting green as we welcome you to Experience POWER Week 2023.

Smoke on the Water POWER magazine Awards Reception
Tuesday, August 15 | 5:30 PM – 6:30 PM
Harbor Ballroom & Lawn

Join POWER Award winners and enjoy southern grill favorites, smoky old fashioneds, cigar rollers, DJ, games and more along the Savannah River during this opening reception.

Donut Madness Networking Break
Wednesday, August 16 | 10:00 AM – 10:30 AM
Exhibit Hall

Enjoy a variety of Savannah baked donuts and coffee as you mingle with exhibitors during this break in the exhibit hall.

The Grilled Cheese Experience
Wednesday, August 16 | 3:00 PM – 3:45 PM
Exhibit Hall

Delight in our grilled cheese bar as you network with fellow attendees and exhibitors during this break in the exhibit hall.

Peaches & Punch Hour
Wednesday, August 16 | 5:00 PM – 6:00 PM  
Exhibit Hall

There’s nothing like a Georgia Peach! This happy hour in the exhibit hall will feature signature peach – themed appetizers & signature drinks and is the perfect time to get in more networking!

Let Them Eat Cake! A Mid-Morning Delight
Thursday, August 17 | 10:00 AM – 10:45 AM
Exhibit Hall

Enjoy an assortment of Savannah baked coffee cakes, lemon bars and fruit during this break in the exhibit hall.

The Georgia Fair Social
Thursday, August 17 | 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM
Exhibit Hall

Traditional Georgia Fair staples, such as local brews, assorted popcorn, candy and hot dogs will be available during this final networking opportunity of Experience POWER Week. Use this time to meet with exhibitors one last time!


Mitsubishi Power Savannah Machinery Works (SMW) Tour

Monday, August 14 | 1:00 PM – 5:00 PM

Mitsubishi Power Savannah Machinery Works (SMW) is an ultra-modern advanced technology manufacturing facility located in the Edenic town of Pooler, Georgia. Just outside of Savannah, SMW manufactures advanced technology fuel-efficient gas turbines and steam turbines in addition to providing a suite of complete gas and steam turbine services. The facility has nearly half a million square feet in high-technology manufacturing space and equipment. In addition to world-class turbine manufacturing, SMW provides critical services to power producers throughout the Western Hemisphere. 

We invite you to experience a behind-the-scenes tour of Mitsubishi Power Savannah Machinery Works.

  • 1:00 pm – Depart Westin
  • 1:30 pm – Arrival & Safety Presentation – Savannah Room
  • 2:00 pm – Tour Starts – Groups of 25
  • 4:00 pm – Open Q&A / Networking / Refreshments – Savannah Room
  • 4:30 pm – Depart
  • 5:00 pm – Arrive Westin

Old Town Trolley Tour – Hop on Hop Off
Monday, August 14 I 9:00 AM – 4:30 PM
Leaves every 20 minutes
$39 per person

The extraordinary architecture, lush botanicals, and captivating stories of this historic, coastal city make for an unforgettable vacation experience. For over 30 years, Old Town Trolley Tours has provided sightseeing tours highlighting the best attractions in Savannah. Hop aboard one of our trolleys and you’ll experience Transportainment, a delightful combination of transportation and entertainment. Our friendly conductors narrate the tour with a fascinating and fun mix of trivia and humorous stories. It will be our pleasure to guide you through “Georgia’s First City” on one of our orange and green trolleys.

Book online here. Scroll down and select Monday, August 14th and follow the prompt to fill in your information. Meet at 215 West Boundary Street (this will be in your confirmation email).

Savannah Southern Flavors Food, Pub Crawl, History Combo Walking Tour
Monday, August 14 I 12:00 PM – 3:00 PM
$55 per person  

Treat your taste buds to a cultural feast in downtown Savannah. Eating your way through the city gives you a unique way to become acquainted with the city layout and history. This Savannah food tour encompasses all of the city’s most mouthwatering bites and fascinating bits of history. You will have a full day of flavors as you indulge in 6 different locations to give you a taste of our favorite foods in town. We will show off some local gems that shine in that southern sun. In around 3 hours, you will have a whole new idea of Southern flavors and Savannah charm. Book your tour here.  Select Monday, August 14th and follow the prompt to fill in your information.

Boo Yall Comedy Tour  
Wednesday, August 16 I 7:30 PM – 9:00 PM
$33 per person

Hop aboard our air-conditioned party bus for a 90-minute ghost tour celebrating the City Built on the Dead. We guarantee you’ll have a spooky good time! Led by a professional comedian, this side-splitting tour, designed for visitors age 21 and over, includes a stop at McDonough’s, a favorite local pub, where attendees can get their favorite spirits “to-go,” Savannah-style. You’ll even get visits from some of Savannah ghostly beings along the way, all of whom are only too eager to share their tragic stories with you.  Book your tour here. Scroll down and select “”Buy Tickets”” on the right hand side of the page. Select Wednesday, August 16th where you will see the option to click “7:30 PM, Boo Y’all Comedy Ghost Tour.”