Category Archives: Announcements

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 11, the Columbia County Visitors Center is hosting a one-day Love Lock event. We will have a padlock […]

If you’re looking for fun things to do in and around Columbia County this season, bring the family to one of the best fall fairs in Georgia as the Columbia County Fair kicks off its 10-day run. From November 3 through November 13, the Grovetown, Georgia attraction will celebrate 57 years of wholesome family fun with rides, entertainment, food, […]

CONCORD, N.C. (September 8, 2022) The Columbia County Convention and Visitors Bureau received the Best Marketing Campaign Under $100K award for their Serene18 Paddle Trail at Southeast Tourism Society’s Shining Example Awards held on the evening of September 8th, 2022, at the Embassy Suites by Hilton Charlotte Concord Golf Resort and Spa in Concord, NC […]

The Columbia County Convention and Visitors Bureau Board of Directors is pleased to announce the unveiling of the “Love Locks” public art project at Savannah Rapids Park. “The tradition of attaching a Love Lock to the fence of the Canal Headgates bridge has become increasingly popular among citizens and visitors,” explained Shelly Blackburn, CCCVB Executive […]

*Updated on August 31, 2022 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 County. Georgia offers a Free Fishing […]

A $15 disc, a walk in the park, and some strategic throwing can literally change people’s 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 […]

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 gift basket which includes: Columbia County Yeti Tumbler Signed copy […]