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Things to Do for Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

Join Milledgeville this January as we honor Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. and the legacy he left behind. Though the pandemic has caused many of the annual events to be put on hold, there are still a number of educational events being held this month in honor of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.. Come…

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Five Sites Celebrating African-American Contributions

Over 200 years of African-American contributions and achievements have built the foundation of Milledgeville’s past. From faith to education to commerce, keep reading to discover five sites where Black history has contributed to forming a strong foundation for the vibrant community Milledgeville is…

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Meet Taylor’s Cove

Since opening in July of 2021, Taylor’s Cove has become a community favorite in Milledgeville with a mouth-watering selection of seafood, burgers, wings, and more. Located on Lake Sinclair, Taylor’s Cove has a beautiful porch overlooking the water, enclosed dining room, an outdoor and indoor bar, a…

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6 Romantic Date Night Options for a Weekend Getaway

If you’re looking to charm or be charmed, we have just the spot for you! Whether you are planning a Valentine’s day excursion or a just-because romantic overnight stay, a weekend trip in our small-town will create memories that will last a lifetime. We’ve got 6 swoon-worthy romantic date options…

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Georgia’s Must Visit Small Town

Tucked between Atlanta and Savannah, Milledgeville has a rich history, breathtaking natural scenery, and amazing hospitality that will have you clearing your calendar for a long weekend getaway. As a college town and former 19th century capital of Georgia, Milledgeville is brimming with historic…

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First Timers Guide to Milledgeville

Located precisely in the middle of Georgia, only a couple hours drive from Atlanta and Savannah, Milledgeville is your next favorite small town adventure. Once the capital of Georgia, Milledgeville is known for its historic architecture, charming downtown district and recreational experiences…

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8 Great Things to do in Milly this Winter

As the leaves continue to fall and the weather turns colder, Milledgeville welcome’s winter. From sipping hot cocoa while strolling the historic district to leisurely explorations of Greek-Revival style homes to watching the sunset over the lake while indulging in delicious cuisine, our winter…

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6 Fantastic Ways to Get Outside

Need a breath of fresh air? Overly accustomed to the four walls in your house? We’ve got the perfect hiking spots to fulfill your active cravings! Bundle up and grab your hiking boots (or a good pair of sneakers) for a fun adventure at one of Milledgeville’s six most popular outdoor destinations…

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Winter Bucket List

Tucked away between Atlanta and Savannah, Milledgeville has transformed into a winter wonderland. Enjoy a range of activities like taking a brisk walk through pines and meadows, touring the Old Governor’s Mansion, shopping for something cozy, and warming up with a cup of hot cocoa. Check off our…

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