Ashley Swain
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Ashley Swain

Summertime Date Ideas Near Augusta, GA

Summertime is in full swing in Columbia County! Brimming with southern charm, beautiful outdoor nature spots and unique attractions, it's a romantic place to spend the sunny season. There's so much to do in the area, making it hard to decide what activities to enjoy with your special someone? Don't…

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Celebrate Independence Day Near Augusta

Celebrate Independence Day near Augusta with these fun family celebrations taking place throughout Columbia County. Fort Gordon Independence Day Celebration No one throws an Independence Day celebration like the US Army! Fort Gordon invites you to celebrate our nation's freedom at their Independence…

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Beat the Summer Heat in Columbia County!

It may be the dog days of summer, but that doesn't mean you can't enjoy the outdoors. Here are our favorite ways to beat the heat this summer! Splash Pads The kids will have a great time running around and staying cool at one of the splash pads at Evans Towne Center Park..…

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Weekend Paddle Experience in Columbia County, Georgia

Enjoy an amazing Georgia paddling experience during your weekend getaway in Columbia County, located just two hours from Atlanta and only minutes from the neighboring City of Augusta. With miles of scenic waterways, Columbia County is a nature-lovers paradise. And there is no better way to…

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Six Must-Visit Community Parks in Columbia County, GA

The temperature is rising, and flowers are in bloom here in Columbia County. You know what that means… It’s time to get outside! Luckily, Columbia County is home to over a dozen parks boasting nature, pavilions, and recreational spaces. While our parks are exceptional, we’ve identified six parks…

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Columbia County Summer Staycation Giveaway

May 1-7 is National Travel and Tourism Week (NTTW)! This annual celebration highlights the contributions of the U.S. travel industry, spotlighting the critical role that travel plays in driving economic growth. To celebrate NTTW in Columbia County, we are giving away a Columbia County Staycation…

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Top 10 Kids Summer Bucket List

School just got out for the summer and you're already hearing "I'm bored." Well, you don't have to go far to keep the boredom at bay! There is plenty to do and see right here in Columbia County. Here are our top 10 activities to keep the kids entertained all summer long: Soak Up. Get soaked and…

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Serene18 Lunch and Learn

Want to learn more about the Serene18 Paddle Trail? Join us for the next Environmental Lunch and Learn on Thursday, April 28, from 11-12 pm at the Columbia County Auditorium ( Building A, 630 Ronald Reagan Drive, Evans). Hear from the Serene18 team as they tell the story from concept to launch of…

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What to Wear to the Masters Tournament 2022

When one thinks of the Masters Golf Tournament, iconic images of azaleas, pristine greens, the green jacket and some of the most thrilling golf moments come to mind. While the Masters is synonymous with springtime in Augusta, the weather can be fickle. To help you be better prepared, we have created…

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