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*Updated on November, 3, 2021 Columbia County’s proximity to Clarks Hill Lake creates an abundance of public lands and natural resources full of incredible wildlife. Check out our 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 Day in honor […]

 Although Georgia is traditionally known for its peaches and peanuts, Columbia County is a melting pot of delicious international eats. Nestled along the Savannah River, Columbia County is one of the fastest-growing counties in the US with comfort foods from around the world. If you’re open to expanding your horizons, get ready to experience different […]

Columbia County is packed with outdoor activities and excursions you’re sure to love, especially this time of year when the temperature is perfect and the water is still warm. While you’re out on the serene waters or hiking our trails, you are sure to work up an appetite. We’ve identified the top 5 local lunch […]

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… …or the Evans Library […]

Calling all artists! Whether you are an accomplished artist or have a young artist at home, we invite you to celebrate summer from July 1- 21 by decorating Savannah Rapids Park with painted rocks. Participating is as easy as 1,2,3: Paint/decorate a rock Register your rock at the Columbia County Visitors Center at Savannah Rapids […]

The summer holidays are coming up quickly. It’s already time to plan for the 4th of July, and what better way to channel your star-spangled spirit by visiting Columbia County, Georgia. Columbia County has summer accommodations for the whole family. Whether you want to stay in corporate lodging, a farmhouse, or campsites with a view, […]

Columbia County Parks, Recreation and Events and the Columbia County Convention and Visitors Bureau are thrilled to welcome the National Junior College Athletic Association Women’s Division 1 & 2 Soccer National Championship June 3 – 8 at Blanchard Woods Park. “We are thrilled to welcome the NJCAA Women’s Division 1 & 2 Soccer Championship to […]

Columbia County Parks, Recreation and Events and the Columbia County Convention and Visitors Bureau are thrilled to welcome the National Association for Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA) Men’s Soccer National Championship May 4 – 10 at Blanchard Woods Park. “We are thrilled to welcome the NAIA Men’s Soccer Championship to Columbia County”, said Shelly Blackburn, Executive Director […]

Welcome to Columbia County! We’re thrilled the world’s best golf brought you here and hope you’ll find some time to explore all that our beautiful County has to offer. You’ve caught us in the middle of an incredible time. Just last year we were named the #1 Place to Live in the US by MONEY.  […]

Major. The event will take place February 19-20 at the Columbia County Exhibition Center. Players will vie for a $3,000 purse and points towards the ACO World Rankings. During the two-day event, over 180 players, from fourteen states will compete in World Divisions Singles, Doubles, Seniors, Women’s, Juniors, COED and Big Blind. Want to get […]