Announcing the 2nd Annual Serene18 Paddle Race! It will take place on the Dam Route on April 27th.

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What to Wear to the Masters Tournament

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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Serene18 Paddle Race

It's time to get those paddles saddled for the second annual Serene18 Paddle Race! This year's race will take place on the Dam Route! Starting from the Below Dam Recreational Area, the race course will continue for 7 miles downriver and end at the train tracks on the Savannah River. Continue to…

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Shamrocks in the Park Scavenger Hunt

The fourth annual Shamrocks in the Park Scavenger Hunt begins March 1 and runs through March 16 at Savannah Rapids Park! Get the kids active as you search for hidden shamrocks around the park and learn a few interesting facts along the way. To participate: Stop by the Columbia County Visitors…

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Savannah Rapids Love Lock Event

This Valentine’s Day, you can forget the flowers and candy. What your sweetie really wants is a unique and special gift—just like them. Lucky for you, we have the key to unlocking the perfect gift. On Saturday, February 10, the Columbia County Visitors Center is hosting a one-day Love Lock event. We…

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Retro City Arcade: Reviving a Classic Pastime

“Insert coin, unleash joy”! Those were some of the best memories… Nostalgia holds a powerful sway, creating a comforting connection with one’s personal history. With 26 arcade games and 24 pinball machines, Retro City Arcade in Evans, GA presents very memorable, old-fashioned fun in a classic yet…

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A New Skill for a New You: Feel Invigorated in the New Year!

Pickleball Jump into the coolest game for all ages where adults and kids alike have a ‘dill’-ightful time! Beginners grasp the basics quickly and can try their hand at this unique sport of skill and absurdity. It’s a competitive yet casual sports lifestyle for all to enjoy! Patriots Park | 5445…

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Four Timeless Holiday Traditions in Columbia County

Four Timeless Holiday Traditions in Columbia County As the festive season unfolds, Columbia County, Georgia, lights up with holiday cheer, presenting an array of local experiences perfect for enjoying with family and friends. This year, take the opportunity to establish new holiday traditions or…

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Pumpkins in the Park

Pumpkins in the Park Scavenger Hunt begins October 2 and runs through November 4 at Savannah Rapids Park! Get the kids active as you search for fall-themed décor hidden around the park. To participate: Stop by the Columbia County Visitors Center for a checklist and map. Find all 13 fall-themed…

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Columbia County Hunting and Fishing Guide

*Updated on August 31, 2023 Columbia County’s proximity to Clarks Hill Lake creates an abundance of public lands and natural resources full of incredible wildlife. Check out our hunting and fishing guide below for locations to hunt and/or fish and the species you can expect to find in Columbia…

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