Fall is an exciting time for locals and visitors in Aiken, as the city is decorated with spooky fall decorations like pumpkins, spider webs, and scarecrows. Aiken offers a variety of fall-themed events, including haunted ghost tours, fall festivals, and Halloween equine events.
As autumn approaches Aiken, there's a chill in the air and an excitement for all the fall activities ahead. It's the perfect season to enjoy the...
Looking for a hidden gem in the South to escape the summer heat and vacation? We've got just the place! Aiken, SC, is a charming and historic South Carolina city famous for its rich equestrian culture. But that's not all – Aiken also boasts incredible dining, scenic trails and stunning views, cozy bed and breakfasts, unique shops and art galleries, golfing opportunities, and equine activities. The reasons to visit Aiken are endless, and we've compiled ten things to check out that make it the ultimate chill-out destination.
The Center for African American History, Art & Culture, and the City of Aiken will host Aiken's 2023 Juneteenth Celebration on Monday, June 19 through Saturday, June 24. Join us in honoring this important moment in African American history – we look forward to seeing you there! Here is a schedule of the week long event that will be held at the Center for African American History, Art & Culture located on 120 York St NE
Discover Aiken through the Horse Around Aiken Treasure Hunt at no cost! The treasure hunt begins and ends at Aiken Center for the Arts at 122 Laurens St. SW. Pick up a map at the Aiken Center for the Arts to locate the 9 horse displays and take your completed map back to the center for a prize.
We all know Mama is the best! Plan a Mother's Day celebration in Aiken or treat the motherly figure in your life to a day trip she'll remember forever. From delicious dining experiences to outdoor activities, we've tracked down some places for a unique, entertaining, and all-around fun itinerary for you and your mom to enjoy. Here are some of the best things to do with your mom in Aiken on Mother's Day weekend!
With all the hussle and bussle of Masters tournament week, golf seems to be the only thing on our mind these days; but as all the locals know, golf week isn’t the only bragging right we have in Aiken! With the charm of downtown Aiken, Aiken's art scene, our equine communities, and talented musicians, artisans and vendors, we can’t help but celebrate the Aiken Art Walk every year!
In March, Aiken welcomes you to the heart of the action – the races! Kick off Aiken's Triple Crown with the Aiken Trials, Spring Steeplechase, and Pacers and Polo. Not only will you get to see the races up close and personal, but you will also experience the day's thrills. From the sound of thundering hooves to cheering on your favorite horse to tailgating and stomping divots, it's a tradition you will want to start with family and friends (if you haven't already). Read on to learn more about Aiken’s Triple Crown!
There are so many things happening in Aiken, we want to make sure everybody knows about them! Whether you’re spending the day in nature, about to bite into a delicious meal, or just around town running your errands, we’d love for you to share your story and write a blog about your Aiken experience. Sharing your experiences helps both locals and visitors make the most of their time in Aiken, no matter how long they’re in town.
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