Category Archives: Announcements

Own the Woods, a multi-sport trail festival and expo, is coming to Blanchard Woods Park in Evans, Georgia on September 14, 2019.  Own the Woods features trail competitions, including cross country mountain biking, trail running and a mountain bike relay, along with an expo, highlighting fitness and health themed vendors, food, beverages and activities for […]

Here is a roundup of events happening around Columbia County this weekend, August 8-11, 2019 Farmers Market– Start the weekend off at the Farmers Market this Thursday from 4 – 8 pm at Evans Towne Center Park! This week will feature live music, train ride inflatables and of course farm stands and vendors. This is […]

A $15 disc, a walk in the park and some strategic throwing can literally change peoples’ lives. At least that’s what disc golfers say, and they are among the most dedicated players of any sport in the world.The Professional Disc Golf Association (PDGA), the sport’s member organization and governing body, wants others to experience that […]

Summer is quickly slipping away. Here are is our list of activities to do with your kids before school starts back. 1. Soak Up. Get soaked and cool down this summer with at the splash pads at Evans Towne Center Park and at the Columbia County Amphitheater. After everyone has cooled off, enjoy the large […]

Martinez Evans Little League (MELL) has been awarded the honor of hosting the Georgia State Little League Softball Tournament. Please join us in welcoming 27 softball teams (and their families) from across the state as they compete for the State title. The winners of this tournament will advance to the Southeast Regional Tournament and ultimately […]

Today is National Go Fishing Day. That’s right! A day to take time to bait your hook, cast a line and catch a fish or two. Columbia County is home to the largest lake in Georgia, Clarks Hill Lake, and we just so happen to offer some of the best fishing in the country. There […]

Father’s Day is just around the corner. Specifically, Sunday, June 16 for those of you who forgot to write it on your calendar! Don’t worry …he probably forgot too. This year, may we suggest a few activities that will allow you to spend quality time with your “old man”. Check out the list below for […]

Top Photo by: Kimberly Davidson Campbell Our favorite day of the year is here! Friday, June 7, is National Doughnut Day! The first Doughnut day was started in 1938 to honor the Salvation Army “Lassies” who served doughnuts to soldiers in World War I. We, too,will celebrate this yummy holiday with doughnuts from one of […]

Georgia BASS Nation Fishing will host the High School State Classic in Columbia County from June 6-8, 2019. The tournament will be held on Clarks Hill Lake at Wildwood Park in Appling, Georgia. Throughout the course of the weekend, over 200 high school anglers will compete for the state title and bragging rights. Admission is […]