A trip to Aiken means getting outdoors, experiencing history, meandering through beautiful parks and bustling shopping. As you explore Aiken you will notice a thriving downtown that has much to offer. Aiken hosts world-class events and festivals showcasing music, dance, outdoor concerts, food, history, and much more. In Aiken there's always something new to discover.
Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast, an avid shopper, or a history buff Aiken has more than enough to keep you on the go. See what Aiken has to offer!Explore
Aiken festivals and events are certainly world class--from prestigious equestrian events, to street festivals, to one-of-a-kind celebrations you won't find anywhere else!Festivals & Events
With the glorious chaos of the Master’s down the road in Augusta, golf seems to be the only thing on our minds these days. But as all the locals know, the Tournament isn’t the only bragging right we have around here! With the charm of downtown Aiken, our equine communities, and talented artists, we can’t help but celebrate the local flair.
Join us for an art walk through downtown Aiken with visual and performing artists in front of every store front. You'll find artisan goods for sale, snacks to eat, farm fresh goods, and stores open late to welcome you.Enjoy
The tradition of Steeplechasing continues in Aiken with the 51st Renewal of the Aiken Spring Steeplechase.Discover
Join us in celebrating a 101 year old Hitchcock Woods Tradition:
The Centennial Aiken Horse Show in the Woods!