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TWIA (This Week In Augusta) Week of 08/29/16 | Jazz at the Bell, Beauty and the Beast, Aiken's Makin' and much more!

(Mon 08/29) The Hopelands Summer Concert Series continues on The Windham Performing Arts Stage. Monday evening, it’s “The Aiken Concert Band”. Show time is 7pm and admission is free. Blankets, lawn chairs and picnic baskets are welcome!  Hopelands Gardens is located off Whiskey Road in Aiken.  Additional information is available at “CityofAikenSC.gov”. 

TWIA (This Week In Augusta) Week of 08/22/16 | Classical, Jazz, Road Race, River Float, "Camelot" Auditions, More!

(Mon 8/22)   The Hopelands Summer Concert Series, presented by The City of Aiken Parks, Recreation & Tourism Department, continues on The Windham Performing Arts Stage. Tonight, it’s “Swing-sation”.   Show time is 7pm and admission is free. Blankets, lawn chairs and picnic baskets are welcome!  Hopelands Gardens is located off Whiskey Road in Aiken.  Additional information is available at “CityofAikenSC.gov”.         

New Name, New Look for GPB-Augusta’s Jazz Concert Series | Straight A Jazz

In September of 2014, GPB-Augusta, in partnership with The Greater Augusta Arts Council, Garden City Jazz, and The Augusta University Department of Music, launched the ground-breaking “Jazz at the G” concert series.  The goals were simple:

TWIA (This Week In Augusta) Week of 08/15/16 | International Film Fest, India Day, Arts Alive!, 5k Glow Run, More!

(Mon 08/15)   Monday at 7pm “Lo Down Brown” takes to the Windham Performing Arts Stage as part of the Hopelands Gardens Summer Concert Series, presented by The City of Aiken Parks, Recreation & Tourism Department. Admission is free. Attendees are invited to bring lawn chairs, blankets and picnic dinners, but alcoholic beverages are strictly prohibited. Hopelands Gardens is located at 135 Laurens Street, SW in Aiken. Additional details on the “Experience Aiken” facebook page.

TWIA (This Week In Augusta) Week of 08/08/16 | Art Exhibits, Auditions, Comedy, Concerts

(Mon 08/08)  Here’s an opportunity for aspiring actors: The Aiken Community Playhouse is holding auditions for their mid-October production of “Steel Magnolias”. There are roles for six women ages 17 to 70. The women in this play are witty, intelligent, and above all, “Real characters”. The audition is Monday, 7pm at Aiken Community Playhouse, 126 Newberry Street in Aiken. Additional information is available at Aiken Community Playhouse.com

TWIA (This Week In Augusta) Week of 08/01/16 | Musicals, Free Movies, Improv, More!

(Mon 8/1…)  It’s here! The new Season lineup for Augusta’s Southern Soul and Song Series at the Imperial Theatre in downtown Augusta is out—and Season and Individual tickets are now available. Kicking off September 9th with Marty Stuart & His Fabulous Superlatives, the series steams ahead with outstanding artists including Mountain Faith and The Willis Clan.

TWIA (This Week In Augusta) Week of 07/25/16 | Jazz, Free Summer Movies, Sav. River String Band, More!

(Wed 7/27)   Tomorrow at 10:30am, Super Awesome Story Time at Augusta’s Book Tavern goes to the dogs! Special guest Elizabeth Burgess will be reading How to be a Dog by Jo Williamson, followed by dog tips and tricks with Elizabeth’s Therapy Dogs. You can learn more about the weekly Super Awesome Story Time on The Book Tavern’s facebook page under “events.”

TWIA (This Week In Augusta) Week of 07/18/16 | Jazz, Southern Rock, History, Drama, Insects, and More!

(Mon 7/18)   The Hopelands Summer Concert Series, presented by The City of Aiken Parks, Recreation & Tourism Department, continues on The Windham Performing Arts Stage. Tonight, it’s the Mike Frost Band.  Show time is 7pm and admission is free. Blankets, lawn chairs and picnic baskets are welcome!  Hopelands Gardens is located off Whiskey Road in Aiken. Additional information is available at CityofAikenSC.gov

TWIA (This Week In Augusta) Week of 07/11/16 | Boat Racing, 4H Yoga, FREE Summer Movies, Junior Golf Championship, More!

(Sun – Thu 7/10-14) Young golfers are in town demonstrating their skills. It’s the 5th annual “Vaughn Taylor Championship” at Jones Creek Golf Club in Columbia County, featuring hundreds of the world’s top junior golfers. The final round is Thursday. Additional information, including admission and tee-times is available at AugustaAJGA.com.

TWIA (This Week In Augusta) Week of 07/04/16 | Water Games, Summer Music & Film Series, Equines at The Morris...

(Mon 7/4)  This week in Augusta, a children’s July 4th Celebration.  It’s part of the Augusta Museum of History “Monday At The Museum” series. From 10 til 11 Monday morning, children can hear stories about the American Revolutionary War, play with the Revolutionary War touch cart, then create an American flag puzzle. The Augusta Museum of History is located at 560 Reynolds Street.  Additional information is available at AugustaMuseum.org.

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