• Hotels
    Hotels
    Hospitality and southern style can be found in Milledgeville from quaint Bed & Breakfast Inns to over 600 hotel rooms as well as spacious camp grounds. Whether you would like to meander on a white-columned porch while sipping a glass of ice tea or experience comfortable, inviting accommodations with just the right amount of amenities we have everything you need!More info
  • Attractions
    Attractions
    Beneath the sun-dripped shade of towering oaks, Milledgeville still beckons travelers with impressive architecture, historic venues, a glistening lake, and an authentic arboretum. Stroll through our perfectly charming downtown, or take a trolley ride! Amongst the grand Antebellum homes lining the streets of Milledgeville there exists a wealth of cultural...More info
  • Outdoor Activities
    Outdoor Activities
    Milledgeville has so much more than just historic homes and museums to offer. Rent a boat and tour beautiful Lake Sinclair or enjoy a peaceful afternoon of fishing. If your children are more adventurous, you can take a self-guided tour of Bartram Educational Forest. If the boys just want to be boys, send them off to play a round of golf and the girls can enjoy a...More info
  • Restaurants & Dining
    Restaurants & Dining
    Our charming Mainstreet city offers dining options ranging from country rustic to southern elegance. Whether it is fried chicken or filet mignon, we can accommodate whatever your palate desires! Check out our selection of Milledgeville Georgia Restaurants.More info
  • Trolley Tour
    Trolley Tour
    Milledgeville's Trolley Tour is the best way to take in the town. A drive through the landmark historic district includes rotating visits to the Old State Capitol, St. Stephen's Episcopal Church, Lockerly Hall, and the Stetson-Sanford House. The trolley tour is available Monday - Friday at 10:00 AM and on Saturday at 2:00 PM. The cost is $12.00 for adults, $10 for seniors...More info

Calendar of Events

 Milledgeville, Georgia offers a plethora of great events. Whether it's tours of the Old Governor's Mansion or Live Music or our famed Historic Trolley Tours, you will find it here.  Consider this your source for all Milledgeville events.   2011 marks the Sesquicentennial or 150th year anniversary of the beginning of the American Civil War.  Milledgeville, which was Georgia's Antebellum Capital, prior to the current capital of Atlanta, played an important role in the Civil War.  Check out all of the great events surrounding the anniversary!

 

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Maria Howell and The Mose Davis Trio
Apr 25, 2014 - Apr 25, 2014

Times: 7:30 p.m.
Location: Allen's Market
Phone: 478-452-3950
Admission: $15
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Maria Howell and The Mose Davis Trio will present an evening of jazz in Allen's Market Friday, April 25 at 7:30 pm.

Milledgeville Film Festival
Apr 25, 2014 - Apr 27, 2014

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1st Annual Milledgeville Film Festival, a three-day movie explosion in the heart of Georgia's lake country. Features and shorts are welcome in a contest that mixes our city's history and new filmmakers with our Oliver Hardy Comedy Award and Central State Hospital horror screening. Outdoor screening at the Greenway. Compete, chat, and celebrate with other filmmakers in Milledgeville's iconic buildings with our Magnolia Ballroom Gala and renovated Campus Theatre workshops. Tickets available by going to www.milledgevillefilmfestival.com/. For more information call 706-623-3595 or email info@milledgevillefilmfestival.com.

Moonlight on the Capitol: "Moonlight & Magnolias"
Apr 25, 2014 - Apr 25, 2014

Times: 7 - 10 p.m.
Phone: 478-453-1803
Admission: $55 (Museum members) $60 (Non members)
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Moonlight Dinner and Dancing outside the Old Capitol Building on the Georgia Military College campus with music by Reunion. Sponsored by Georgia's Old Capital Museum Society. For information and reservations, call the Museum at 478-453-1803 or email sally@oldcapitalmuseum.org.

Habitat for Humanity's Orange Vest Fest and 5K Run
Apr 26, 2014 - Apr 26, 2014

Times: 9 a.m. - noon
Location: Powell Building on Central State Hospital Campus
Admission: $15 for children 12 & under, $25 for adults
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Habitat for Humanity Milledgeville-Baldwin County will be hosting the Orange Vest Fest and 5K race on Saturday, April 26. The event will take place at the Central State Hospital Powell Building starting at 9 a.m. The registration fee for the event is $15 for children 12 years old and younger and $25 for adults. The Orange Vest Fest and 5K race will consist of a Fun Run, a 5K race and a festival that will feature a kid's zone, group activities and vendors from local businesses and community groups for a morning of family-friendly fun. All of the money raised during the Orange Vest Fest and 5K race will stay in the Baldwin County community. This event will take place rain or shine. To register today and help make a difference in the Baldwin County community visit: www.milledgevillehabitat.org/5k

 

19th Annual Chamber Golf Classic
Apr 28, 2014 - Apr 28, 2014

Times: 1 p.m.
Phone: 478-453-9311

19th Annual Chamber Golf Classic at the Milledgeville Country Club. This community tradition makes for a great afternoon of networking, golf and fun! Tee time: 1 p.m., Reception & Awards: 5:30pm, and Golf Ball Drop: 6pm. For more information contact the Chamber of Commerce 478-453-9311 or visit www.milledgevillega.com.

Fees/Admission
Teams of 4: $500
Individual: $125
Tee Signage: $150
Sponsorship: (range from) $1,500-$3,500

Annual GMC Golf BBQ & Texas Hold’Em
May 18, 2014 - May 18, 2014

Times: 6 p.m.
Phone: 478-387-4704

Raid the Wine Cellar
Aug 03, 2010(No End Date)

Times: 5 pm - 10 pm
Phone: 478-454-4181

Raid the Wine Cellar every Tuesday night at Aubri Lane's located in a historic bank! 

Andalusia Farm Self-Guided Tours
Oct 12, 2010(No End Date)

Times: 10am - 4pm (Monday, Tuesday, Thursday - Saturday)
Phone: 478-454-4029
Admission: Free, donations appreciated
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The source of many of Flannery O'Connor's works, Andalusia Farm is open for tours Monday, Tuesday and Thursday thru Saturday from 10am - 4pm.  Also available by appointment and pre-booked tours.  For more information call 478-454-4029 or visit www.andalusiafarm.org.

Old Capital Museum Tours
Oct 12, 2010(No End Date)

Times: 10am-4pm, Tues-Fri; 12pm-4pm, Sat
Phone: 478-453-1803
Admission: $5.50 per person
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Located on the ground floor of the Old Capitol Building, this regional museum intreprets, preserves and communicates the historical and cultural heritage of the Milledgeville-Baldwin County area of Georgia.  Open for tours 10am - 4pm, Tuesday-Friday, and 12pm - 4pm, Saturday. 

Old Governor's Mansion Tours
Oct 12, 2010(No End Date)

Times: Tours on the hour, 10am-4pm (T-S); 2-4pm (Sunday)
Phone: 478-445-4545
Admission: $10 per person, $7 seniors & pre-booked tours, $2 students
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This National Historic Landmark house is furnished in period antiques and is open for guided tours Tuesday - Saturday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. and Sunday from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. Tours begin on the hour, admission charge, group rates available. Closed Mondays and all holidays.

Trivia at Buffington's
Mar 30, 2011(No End Date)

Times: 8:30 pm
Phone: 478-414-1975

Come out for Trivia every Wednesday at Buffington's in historic downtown Milledgeville!

Story Time at the Mary Vinson Library
Nov 22, 2011(No End Date)

Times: 3:30 pm
Phone: 478-452-0677
Admission: Free
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Come join the experience that children have loved for over 30 years! Story Time is offered every Tuesday at the Mary Vinson Memorial Library at 3:30pm for children ages 3 years and up. Story Time is approximately 30 minutes and generally includes a book reading, songs, finger plays, a video, flannel board stories, and a puppet show.

Kids' Club at the Mary Vinson Memorial Library
Dec 05, 2011(No End Date)

Times: 3:30-4:30pm
Phone: 478-452-0677
Admission: Free
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Kids' Club meets the first Monday of every month from 3:30pm to 4:30pm at the Mary Vinson Memorial Library. The target age is 6 to 9 years old. Each month there's a different theme, crafts, and surprise visitors. Come join the fun at Kids' Club! Sign-up is required, so watch for your chance. The sign-up sheets are available in the Children's section a week prior to the event. There is usually a 12 participant limit. Call for more details

Tween Club at the Mary Vinson Memorial Library
Dec 12, 2011(No End Date)

Times: 3:30-4:30pm
Phone: 478-452-0677
Admission: Free
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For kids ages 10 to 12 years old this is a club that's just for you! Every second Monday for the month from 3:30pm to 4:30pm come and take part in crafts and other fun activities that are geared toward this special audience. Sign-up is required and participant limits vary. Call for more details.

Baby Time at the Mary Vinson Memorial Library
Dec 14, 2011(No End Date)

Times: 10:30am
Phone: 478-452-0677
Admission: Free
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Join us the second Wednesday of each month at 10:30am at the Mary Vinson Memorial Library as we present a Story Time experience geared toward children aged 6 to 18 months.

"Labor Behind the Veil" tours at the Old Governor's Mansion
Jan 01, 2013(No End Date)

Times: Appointment Only
Phone: 478-445-4545
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A historically documented tour, "Labor Behind the Veil: The History of Slaves and Free Persons at Georgia's Old Governor's Mansion 1839-1868," provides mansion visitors a glimpse of the working lives of men and women who lived and worked on the mansion grounds.

The tour researched and developed by mansion director Jim Turner, assistant curator Matt Davis  and Deitrah Taylor was years in the making and included reading historic letters, ledgers and documents to piece together the workings of the mansion.

By the end of the tour, visitors should understand issues of race and sex in the Antebellum South and the governors' political views about slavery, furthering the mission of the Old Governor's Mansion Historic House Museum. "Labor Behind the Veil" tours are available by appointment only. Call (478) 445-4545 to book your tour.

"The Collections Tour" at the Old Governor's Mansion
Jan 01, 2013(No End Date)

Times: 11:00 am - 2:00pm, Tues-Fri (by appointment only)
Phone: 478-445-4545
Admission: $15 - Adults, $8 - Seniors, $10 - Groups, $4 - Students
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FOCUS:  The Collections Tour, hosted by the Mansion Curator, provides visitors with an opportunity to hear an in-depth discussion of the Mansion's varied material and textile collections, the process of building the collection following the recent $9.5 million dollar restoration of the structure, and culminating in the methodologies employed in locating both original and period appropriate pieces and materials for display within the museum.

The program will center on specific rooms of the structure and if you have ever been interested in learning about antiques and the tenants of historic preservation, then this is a program that you don't want to miss!

Reservations are required to participate and can be made by calling the Mansion offices at 478-445-4545.  Reservations are due the day before each program.

Historic Trolley Tours
Jan 01, 2013(No End Date)

Times: 10:00 am, M-F; 2:00 pm, Sat.
Phone: 800-653-1804
Admission: $12 adults, $10 seniors, $5 children ages 6-13

The Milledgeville guided trolley tour includes rotating visits to the Old State Capitol, c. 1807, St. Stephens Episcopal Church, c. 1841, Lockerly Hall, c. 1839, and the Brown-Stetson-Sanford House, c. 1825.  The trolley is available Monday - Friday at 10:00 am and Saturday at 2:00 pm. The cost is $12 for adults, $10 for seniors and $5 for children 6-13. Children 5 and under are free. All tours begin at the Convention & Visitors Bureau. Tour stops vary daily. 

Hookahs at Metropolis Cafe
Jan 02, 2014(No End Date)

Times: 11 am - 10 pm
Phone: 478-452-0247

Sit back and relaz with a hookah every Thursday at Metropolis Cafe! 

Live music at Asian Bistro & Grill
Jan 02, 2014(No End Date)

Times: 11 p.m.
Phone: 478-452-2886

Enjoy live music every Thursday night at Asian Bistro & Grill in the heart of downtown Milledgeville! 

Mark the Magic Man at The Brick
Jan 03, 2014(No End Date)

Times: 6 p.m.
Phone: 478-452-0089

Experience local celebrity, Mark the Magic Man, while enjoying your dinner every Friday night at The Brick!  Witness amazing card tricks, disappearing coins and you may even walk away with a balloon animal! 

Toddler Time at the Mary Vinson Memorial Library
Jan 07, 2014(No End Date)

Times: 10:30 am
Phone: 478-452-0677
Admission: Free
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 Every Tuesday enjoy "Toddler Time" at Mary Vinson memorial Library starting at 10:30 a.m. for children ages 18 months to 3 years. Toddler time is approximately thirty minutes and generally includes a book reading, songs, finger plays, flannel board stories, a video, and a puppet show. 

Also keep an eye out for events such as movies and special readings throughout the year!

Green Market
Apr 05, 2014 - Nov 29, 2014

Times: 9 a.m. - noon
Location: 214 East Hancock Street
Phone: 478-628-9059

Support your local farmers!

The Green Market at the newly-build city pavilion at 214 East Hancock Street!


 

 

 

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