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Hannah Baumgarten

Meet Hannah. Hannah is a senior Mass Communication student at Georgia College, where she will graduate from in May 2016. She is a dog mom to her sweet rescue, Rocko, coffee addict, foodie and overall lover of fun. You can usually find Hannah working at Gringo’s Taqueria in downtown Milledgeville, running around with Rocko at the Oconee River Greenway or, most likely, licking an ice-cream cone outside of Sweettreats. Hannah has been writing for the Milledgeville CVB since January of 2015 and has loved diving into the amazing history and culture of Milledgeville. She hopes you enjoy reading her blogs just as much as she enjoys writing them! To check Hannah out on her personal social media accounts visit: 

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Walking After Midnight

Ever wanted to wander through Memory Hill Cemetery? Now you can with their self guided walking tour and new smartphone walking tour! Step into the pavilion at the entrance and pick up a map to the cemetery or visit, to download the smartphone tour. Who knows what you’ll…

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Top 10 Rainy Day Activities

Wondering what to do when the rain starts pouring down in Milledgeville? Grab your umbrella and take a peek at our list of fun activities that you can do and still stay dry! Tour the Old Governor’s Mansion: The Old Governor’s Mansion is a great spot to take cover when the rain starts falling! With…

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Looking Forward to 2016

As the new year starts we cannot help but look forward to some big events happening in 2016 in Milledgeville. February 5-6: Georgia College’s Homecoming Join Georgia College as they ring in their annual homecoming weekend! Friday night, jam out at the homecoming concert featuring Pia Mia, Lil’…

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2015: Highlights of a great Milledgeville year

As we look forward to planning trips and events in 2016, one has to look back on 2015. Milledgeville celebrated a lot of successes in 2015. Milledgeville hosted the Annual Georgia Bike Summit, Main Street was selected by the National Main Street Center to be a pilot program for commercial district…

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The Lights of Milledgeville

Milledgeville is really getting into the holiday spirit this year! Drive around town and you’ll spot an assortment of blow up Santas, flashing Christmas lights and wreaths galore. But where should you go to see the best of the best? We’ll help you out with that! Pecan Grove at Central State…

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Listen to the Local Vibes

Music is a big part of the Milledgeville community. With live acoustic nights, karaoke nights and some of the best radio stations in Middle Georgia, you can always feel the local Milledgeville vibes. Wondering what to turn your radio dial to as you’re cruising through our quaint little town? Look no…

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4 Spots to Snap a Selfie

Get your selfie sticks ready! Milledgeville is a great place to snap a selfie, an usie (aka 2 or more people in selfie form), or maybe just snap a quick shot of the landscape. Whatever you choose, the picture is going to turn out great! The Old Governor’s Mansion: Hosting weddings, luncheons and…

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Milledgeville's Undead

Each October, the undead of Milledgeville come to life to spook residents, tourists from all over the country and college students into learning the history of Milledgeville. But this isn’t your ordinary Milly the trolley tour; hop aboard for tricks and treats alike. Taking a ride through history…

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Six Milledgeville Instagrams to Follow!

Looking to have a fun getaway to Milledgeville or wishing you were here? Check out these six local Instagrams sharing their love for Milly to experience what you're missing! @milledgevillega Documenting the happenings of the first lady of Georgia is a tough job! @milledgevillega, run by the…

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'Fall'ing for Specials in Milledgeville

Hi October! We’ve missed you here in Milledgeville (and so have our stomachs)! We’re looking into the new fall treats coming to town for the season, whether it be pumpkins spice everything or some new yummy soups at your favorite spot! Buffington’s Known for their philosophy of fresh, never frozen…

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