Is Sibley Mill in Augusta Haunted?

Destination America's TV show Ghost Asylum filmed in Augusta's Sibley Mill back in March.  If you missed the original airing last week, you can check it out this Sunday at 10 PM on Destination America. According to the National Parks Services, Sibley Mill started as a Confederate gunpowder factory until 1965.  The Federal Government confiscated the land and sold it.  The widening of the canal caused most of the building to be demolished, but "the smokestack was left standing as a memorial to those who fought for … [Read more...]

5 Things to do in Augusta this Thanksgiving Weekend: November 27-29

Family is in town and you need something to keep everyone entertained?  Don't worry, we've got you covered!  Check out the fun holiday events going on in and around Augusta.  Get out of the house and work off some of that turkey dinner. Weekend Events: November 27-29 Lights of the South - Every Day - Lights of the South is now open with over 5 Million Lights, hay rides, walking trails, Christmas train, marshmallow roasting and hot chocolate.  It's open at 6 PM each night. Cost is $9 adults, $6 kids 4-17, Free … [Read more...]

3 Augusta Restaurants Totally Worth the Wait

ONLYINYOURSTATE recently published an online article, 12 Restaurants in Georgia That Are Hard To Get Into...But Totally Worth It.  And 3 of those restaurants are in Augusta, GA!  Frog Hollow Tavern, Craft & Vine and Cadwalladers Cafe.  If you're looking for unique food and great atmosphere try out these restaurants and let us know what you think.  Just look at the dishes below that were featured in the article. Frog Hollow Tavern aims to recreate your expectations for local dining with their menu and … [Read more...]

Movies in the Park Tonight

The Family YMCA of North Augusta is hosting Movies in the Park tonight at 6 PM(at dark).  Movie is at Boeckh Park in Hammond's Ferry in North Augusta. Pack blankets, chairs and snacks and bring your family to this FREE event.  The YMCA will provide popcorn for all! … [Read more...]

7 Things to do in Augusta this Weekend: November 20-22

Weekend Events: November 20-22   Polar Express Movie Night - Friday - Watch The Polar Express in PJ's! Aiken Visitors Center and Train Museum will be showing the Polar Express tonight, door open at 6 PM. Popcorn and Hot Cocoa will be provided. Cost is $5 per child and reservations are required (803-644-1907 or Augusta Coin Club Fall Show - Friday, Saturday - Augusta Coin Club's Fall show at the Columbia County Exhibition Center Friday and Saturday starting at 9 AM. Open to the … [Read more...]

Things to do in Augusta this Weekend: November 13-15

Weekend Events: November 13-15   Films on Friday: The Horse Soldiers(1959) - Friday at 12 PM - A fictionalization of Col. Benjamin Grierson's 1863 raid through Mississippi.  Museum director Kevin Grogan will lead a discussion following the film.  Bring your lunch.  Free Event. Columbia County Fair - Friday - Sunday - Head over to the Columbia County Fairgrounds for rides, games, food and entertainment.  Opens at 5 PM tonight and at noon on Saturday & Sunday. Relax & Unwine Beer/Wine Tasting - … [Read more...]

PDQ Honoring Military on Veterans day with Free Chicken

PDQ honoring those who serve our country by serving them this Veterans Day.  All Veterans and Active Duty Military in uniform or with Military ID will receive three free tenders or sandwich.  Head over to the PDQ in Evans this Wednesday, November 11th!   … [Read more...]

North Augusta named a top place to live – The North Augusta Star

Living in or planning to relocate to North Augusta?  North Augusta was named a top place to live in South Carolina!  Check out The Star's full article below.  North Augusta is full of nature trails, bike trails, restaurants, parks, disc golf course, festivals and plenty more outdoor activities.  Comment below to share your favorite North Augusta locations! Source: North Augusta named a top place to live - The North Augusta Star … [Read more...]

10 Things to do in Augusta this Weekend: October 30 – November 1

Weekend Events October 30 - November 1 Don't miss out on all these fun holiday events this weekend! Christmas Mistletoe Market - Friday, Saturday - Enjoy a weekend of shopping, food and great Christmas ideas.  Vendors throughout the mall. Trick or Treat with the Vendors on Saturday.  Free Event. Halloween Family Camping Night - Friday - Come dressed in Halloween costumes.  Activities, s'mores, morning nature hike and guided bike ride. Family friendly activities for all ages.  Phinizy Swamp Nature Park.  Call … [Read more...]

13 Things to do in Augusta this Weekend: October 23-25

The Fall brings all kinds of fun.  Fairs, Concerts, Ghost Tours, Pumpkins and more going on this weekend. Head out this weekend and let us know what you and your family enjoyed the most! Weekend Events: October 23-25 Georgia-Carolina State Fair - Friday, Saturday, Sunday - Final Weekend of the Georgia-Carolina State Fair.  Doors open at 5 PM tonight and at 12 PM on Saturday and Sunday.  Entertainment, Exhibits, Rides, Food and more. Western Carolina State Fair - Friday, Saturday, Sunday - The Western Carolina … [Read more...]