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The Sanford House in Milledgeville

Christmas at the Mansion

Experience the festive holiday cheer at Georgia’s Old Governor's Mansion this year as you walk in the very footsteps of the governors. For the past 53 years, families have come from all over to see the Mansion transformed into a magnificent interpretation of Christmas in the nineteenth century. This…

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Seasonal Sips and Sweets

The holiday season is full of so many amazing things. Decorations around every house and street corner, Christmas songs playing in stores and children waiting expectantly for Santa to drop a present off under the tree. Each of these bring fun aspects to the holiday season, but there’s one more thing…

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Holiday Lights Guide

From softly glowing candlelight to twinkling white lights, there’s no shortage of festive holiday decor in Milledgeville. Grab a cup of warm cocoa, your favorite scarf and load up to take the family to find the best lights in town using our list as your local guide! Lockerly in Lights This holiday…

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Christmas Bucket List

Tis the season for twinkling lights and all things nice. Christmas music playing in every store, wreaths decorated on doors, holiday sweets, roasted chestnuts, wrapped up in your favorite sweater, and spending time with friends and family are all the things we love most about this season. There are…

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Meet Kirk's Jerk Chicken

Experience Caribbean culture right here in Milledgeville when you step foot into Kirk’s Jerk Chicken. Enlighten your taste buds as you breathe in the array of spices that fill the restaurant, and get ready to try authentic Jamaican cuisine that explodes with flavor. It’s the perfect place to stop…

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Memory Hill Cemetery Haunted Stories

Rumor has it that the spirits of restless souls buried in Memory Hill Cemetery still roam the streets of Milledgeville. From horrific tales to local legends, we bring you this spooky guide on the city’s permanent residents, so you can be prepared in case you were to accidentally stumble across one…

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Milledgeville's Bakeries

The season for baked goods is here! The aroma of fresh baked bread, grandma’s chocolate chip cookies and double chocolate brownies warm our hearts and our stomachs. If you are craving something sweet, head over to the bakeries in Milledgeville to satisfy your sweet tooth! Each of our bakeries offer…

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Best Fall Getaway

Milledgeville, with its stunning architecture, charming downtown district and abundant recreation, is a must-see any time of the year, but is especially beautiful in fall. The scenic drive down along Highway 441, museum tours, seasonal menu options, fishing, hiking and more welcome you to retreat…

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Missing Deep Roots

We get it. Deep Roots is the highlight of Milledgeville’s fall events and each year we eagerly await its awesome music, tasty food, fun activities and the chance to gather with our people. We’re sad we’ve had to break for 2020 but we know that the festive soul of Deep Roots still runs through our…

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Meet Comfort Farms

Along an unassuming country road, just outside of downtown Milledgeville lies one of Milledgeville’s best kept secrets--Comfort Farms. Comfort Farms aids in the therapy of veterans suffering from PTSD and other visible disabilities while recognizing butchers, farmers, and chefs who work together…

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