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Where to get spooked this fall

This fall, the spirits are taking over Milledgeville with spooktacular tours and activities that you won’t want to miss. Everything from Ghost Tours to haunted houses, this town has a variety of exciting adventures for everyone to enjoy! Here are spine-tingling activities to do this October:…

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What to do in Milledgeville this Fall

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

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Cannot Miss Fall Events

As autumn falls upon us, Milledgeville overflows with seasonal festivities. Whether you are canoeing under the full moon, touring a haunted cemetery, or strolling through a pumpkin patch, this charming small town is the perfect fall getaway. Here are some of our favorite events happening this fall:…

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Fall Bucket List

A new season brings an array of endless possibilities. A fresh, cool breeze sweeping through the air, vibrant leaves rolling along the sidewalks, and the mixture of spices filling the air are the perfect ingredients to make an exquisite Bucket List this fall. There are so many ways to fill your…

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7 Crisp & Beautiful Autumn Walks

As Milledgeville begins to cool and her leaves change from one shade to the next, be sure to grab your jacket and take a stroll through her stunning autumn views. It is the perfect time to step out into nature, as the weather is not too hot and not too cold, but just right! Experience the harmonious…

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Best Small Town Fall Getaway

Tucked between Atlanta and Savannah, shades of autumn are descending on Milledgeville. Our bountiful history, breathtaking natural scenery, and small-town charm will have you clearing your calendar for a long weekend getaway. As a college town and former 19th century capital of Georgia…

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9 Ways to Enjoy Lockerly Arboretum

One of the best-kept secrets in Milledgeville is Lockerly Arboretum, a 50-acre property one mile south of our historic downtown. There are a plethora of ways to explore this museum of trees, and you may just find your new favorite escape. Know before you go: The grounds are free to enter and are…

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Your Guide to Deep Roots Festival

The Deep Roots Festival is coming back! On Saturday, October 22, 2022, the streets of downtown Milledgeville is the place to be with an antique car show, live entertainment ranging from magicians to rock-and-roll, an artist market, food trucks and a kidzone. Whether you are a festival veteran or…

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Hottest Ways to Stay Cool

It still may be awhile until temperatures begin to fall significantly in Georgia, so to combat the end of the summer heat we rounded up the best ways to stay cool in Milledgeville. Relax with an iced drink, find a hip gaming lounge, or take a walk through a beautiful local college campus, wherever…

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