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NEW YEAR, NEW AUGUSTA EVENTS

 

This month has lots of entertainment and events in store for Augusta's River Region. Whether you'd like to catch a comedy show, music concert or some activities with family and friends –– you're in the right place to discover the newest adventures in our soulful, funky, historic city. 

 

Here you’ll find a few things happening this year in Augusta. To learn about all there is to do and see in Augusta visit us online at VisitAugusta.com, follow us on social media @VisitAugusta on Facebook & Instagram, or come see us at Augusta & Co.

 

January 25 – February 22

 

Augusta Symphony’s Annual Gala

Bring out your best black tie attire to enjoy the Augusta Symphony’s Annual Gala on January 22 at 6:30 p.m. at the Miller Theater. Enjoy a concert featuring the Augusta Symphony and guest artist Michael Andrew.

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Vola Jacobs Memorial Piano Recital, Roberto Plano, piano

Pianist Roberto Plano returns to the Maxwell Theatre as part of the Harry Jacobs Chamber Music Society's Vola Jacobs Memorial Piano Recital on January 28 at 7:30 p.m. at the Maxwell Performing Arts Theatre on the campus of Augusta University.

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University Health Care System Pops! Series: Top of the World

Contralto Debbie Taylor and a top-notch seven-piece band join the Symphony to perform the music of The Carpenters at the Miller Theater as part of their University Health Care System Pops! Series: Top of the World on February 3 at 7:30 p.m.

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Alone Together Artist Talk + Opening Reception

Alone Together features the work of artist Joseph Kameen as a result of Westobou's year-long Residency Program. The paintings reflect on the last two years, and the repeating patterns of isolation and reunion they have brought. Join us on February 4 at 5 p.m. for an Artist Talk followed by a wine and cheese reception from 6-8 p.m.

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Clint Black featuring Lisa Hartman Black

Grammy-winning country superstar Clint Black is hitting the road with ‘The Mrs.’ Lisa Hartman Black on February 10 at 8 p.m. at the Bell Auditorium. It has been three decades since the release of Clint Black’s groundbreaking debut album, Killin’ Time.. Now, the seemingly unstoppable legend is heading out on tour with Lisa Hartman Black. Come enjoy one of country music’s favorites.

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Raheem DeVaughn: An Evening of Love

Enjoy of “An Evening of Love” and R&B music with three-time Grammy nominated, Raheem Devaughn, Leela James and Calvin Richardson on February 11 at 8:00 p.m. at the Bell Auditorium.

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Getting Sara Married – Production
Grab and friend to enjoy the production of Getting Sara Married by the Fort Gordon Dinner Theatre starting February 11 – 20. Sara Hastings is an unmarried lawyer in her mid-thirties, much too busy to get involved in romance. Her Aunt Martha has decided to take matters into her own hands and find her a husband. Watch their love story uncurl!

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Something Rotten

The Augusta Players Presents: Something Rotten starting February 25 – 27 at the Imperial Theatre. Something Rotten, featuring large song and dance numbers, and a wacky cast of characters. “The funniest musical comedy in 400 years!”. The Bottom brothers are desperate to write a hit. When a soothsayer foretells that the future of theatre involves singing, dancing and acting at the same time, they learn that:“…nothing’s as amazing as a musical!”

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ONGOING EVENTS:

 

South Augusta Farmers Market

Experience fun for the entire family at the South Augusta Farmers Market from 4 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. held on the 2nd Wednesday of each month. The market’s top priority is providing access to fresh, healthy food for the neighborhood and surrounding area. Also enjoy urban ballroom dance demos, a petting zoo and apiary, and more.

 

FREE Sundays at The Morris sponsored by Bank of America! 

Enjoy FREE Sundays at The Morris Museum of Art from 12 p.m. – 5 pm.  

 

Sculpture Trail

The weather will be just right to enjoy the Augusta Sculpture Trail now until 2023. The trail features 10 beautiful sculptures by nationally renowned artists on display in downtown Augusta. Bring the family or friends to participate in the Augusta Sculpture Trail-Scavenger Hunt to earn badges anytime day or night.