14 Things to do in Augusta this Weekend June 16-18

Augusta Burgers and Beer Week - Friday, Saturday, Sunday - Visit a participating restaurant for their specialty burger and then share your photo with #augustaburgersandbeer, vote your favorite burger and you could win up to $400 in gift cards. Candlelight Wine & Dine - Saturday - Pack a picnic for a night of live music under the stars.  7:30 - 10 PM at the Columbia County Amphitheater.  Cost is $15 day of, kids 12 & under free. Donuts with Dad - Saturday - Dads can take their kids for a morning of donuts … [Read more...]

12 Things to do in Augusta this Weekend June 9-11

Art Exploration - Saturday - Kids ages 5 - 8 can come explore art through this class offered at the Kroc Center.  11:15 AM.  Cost is $25. Augusta Market - Saturday - 8 AM - 2 PM you can shop local vendors of handmade items, local produce and enjoy live music and more while you shop. Ballroom Dance Party - Saturday - Start with a dance lesson and then dance the night away to traditional ballroom classics and today's hits. 7:30 PM at Ballroom in Motion.  Cost is $10. BMX Race - Friday - Come out and ride or watch … [Read more...]

19 Things to do in Augusta this Weekend June 2-4

Aiken County Pool Grand Opening - Saturday - Aiken County Recreation Center's Pool will be opening for the season with vendors, ribbon cutting and free swimming for everyone from 10 AM - 2 PM. Artrageous! Family Sunday - Sunday - Feet, Feathers, Fins and Fur is the theme as staff from Riverbanks Zoo discuss how different species of animal survive their habitats.  Bring your kids to learn and then create their own fish print.  2 PM at the Morris Museum of Art.  Free Event. Black White Read Art Exhibit - Friday - … [Read more...]

13 Things to do in Augusta this Weekend May 26-28

Andy Jordan's OTBP - Friday - Go off the beaten path with Andy Jordan's.  20-25 miles mixes surface ride.  6:30 - 8 PM starting at Andy Jordan's Bicycle Warehouse on 13th St. Augusta Choral Society Memorial Day Weekend Concert - Saturday - Concert with music, spoken work, color guard, flags and more!  Cost is $30, $10 students/military.  7:30 PM at Sacred Heart Cultural Center. City of Aiken Memorial Day Parade - Saturday - Come dressed in red, white and blue and honor the local heroes during the Aiken Memorial … [Read more...]

14 Things to do in Augusta this Weekend May 12-14

  Accordion Concert - Sunday - Mother's Day concert at the Augusta Museum of History.  Augusta's all-accordion ensemble will play favorites just for mom.  1:30 PM.  Free Event. Aiken Bluegrass Festival - Friday, Saturday, Sunday - Live music from some of the biggest names in bluegrass.  Shop crafts and vendors and stick around for camping. Festival to be held at the Western Carolina State Fair Foundation.  Tickets are $20/day or $50/weekend. AU Student Art Show - Friday, Saturday - The Westobou Gallery on … [Read more...]

13 Things to do in Augusta this Weekend April 28-30

Aiken Arts Workshop - Saturday - Learn how to create a painting using alcohol inks on yupo paper.  No experience necessary, all supplies included.  2 - 5 PM at the Aiken Center for the Arts.  Cost is $50. Aiken's Cooking with Celebrity Chefs - Friday - Join local chefs for an evening of eating. All proceeds benefit MHA Aiken County.  Cost is $40 advance. American Hero Pro Rodeo - Friday, Saturday - Family entertainment with proceeds benefitting the local Ronald McDonald House.  Bull riding, bare back and saddle … [Read more...]

15 Things to do in Augusta this Weekend April 21-23

Augusta Canal Day Paddle - Saturday - Paddle the 7 mile canal path through the locks, past Lake Olmstead and finish at Meadow Gardens. Augusta Craft Beer Festival - Saturday - World of Beer presents over 30 hand-selected local, regional and national breweries at the Lake Olmstead Stadium.  12 - 5 PM.  Cost is $40. Augusta Rocks Rock Swap - Saturday - Augusta's first rock swap!  Bring painted rocks to trade with each other and then head out to hide and find rocks around the CSRA.  2 - 5 PM outside of Michael's … [Read more...]

21 Things to do in Augusta this Easter Weekend

Augusta Regional Airport Easter Egg Hunt - Saturday - Free community event at Lake Olmstead Park from 10:30 AM - 1:30 PM.  Free Event. Bike Rodeo - Saturday - Augusta Urban Ministries is hosting a bike rodeo from 9 - 2 PM.  Bring your bike for a bike inspection, bike safety tips, a bike course, giveaways, free food for kids and more.  Free Event. Columbia County Easter Egg Scramble - Saturday - Annual Easter Egg Scramble at Evans Towne Center Park starting at 10 AM. Free admission with a donation of new … [Read more...]

What to Explore in Augusta During Masters

New to town and here for the Masters?  Or looking for something to do with your family during spring break? Check out some of what makes Augusta such an amazing place to visit and live! Augusta Canal Boat Tours - Monday thru Sunday - Check out a Heritage Boat tour or Civil War Boat Tour down the Augusta Canal. Heritage Tours leave at 10 AM, 11:30 AM and 3 PM.  Civil War Tours leave at 1:30 PM.  Cost is $13.75. Augusta Canal Discovery Center - Monday thru Saturday - Explore the history of the Augusta Canal … [Read more...]

18 Things to do in Augusta this Weekend March 24-26

Aiken Symphony - Saturday - Violinist Michael Ludwig plays Mendelssohn at 7:30 PM at the Etherredge Center in Aiken. Art of the Oyster - Saturday - A night of music, food and arts at the Columbia County Amphitheater from 4 - 8 PM.  $20 admission includes 1 dozen roasted oysters and all you can eat low country boil! Augusta Choral Society - Saturday - Verdi's Requiem featuring the Augusta Choral Society presents a concert with over 160 musicians. 7:30 PM at Sacred Heart Cultural Center.  Cost is $35. Breakfast … [Read more...]