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Lacey Cummings
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Lacey Cummings

Meet Lacey. Lacey Cummings is the Content Manager at Visit Milledgeville. She is a Georgia College alumni and often found snapping pictures at Memory Hill Cemetery or walking along the streets of Milledgeville. Lacey’s Milly favorites are the shrimp tempura roll at Kai Thai or a cold brew with hazelnut at Morning Grind.

24 Things to Do in 2024

From touring historic properties to trying new cuisine, to cruising Lake Sinclair, escape to Milledgeville and experience all the wonderful things Milly has to offer. We look forward to seeing you in 2024! This list is only a sampling of things to enjoy in 2024, we hope you find your new…

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Meet: Greene's

Step into downtown Milledgeville's varied culinary scene, where a new gem has emerged —Greene's Farmhouse Foods. This eatery is not just a restaurant; it's a modern reinterpretation of the beloved southern tradition of meat and three, presenting a fresh take on classic comfort meals. A Lunchtime…

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Meet: Lockerly in Lights

Get ready to embark on a festive journey that's bound to ignite your holiday spirit! Lockerly in Lights is back, and it's brighter and more breathtaking than ever before. On Fridays and Saturdays from November 17th to December 23rd, you can dive headfirst into a world of enchanting holiday lights…

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Meet: Avanti's Sweet Treats & More

If you want delectable cheesecakes, cookies, and brownies, your spot is Avanti’s Sweet Treats and More! In a bustling shopping center on the north side of Milledgeville local baker, Shamada Hightower or “Avanti”, takes classic sweets and adds her own personal twist to combine vibrant flavors with…

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Meet: Morning Grind

A favorite among college students, neighborhood families, and area professionals, Morning Grind is a locally-owned coffee shop that joined the downtown Milledgeville scene in October 2022. Owned by Bridgette and Jared Smith, who both attended college in Milledgeville, the new coffee hotspot not only…

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Your Guide to Deep Roots Festival

The Deep Roots Festival is back for its 21st edition! On Saturday, October 19, 2024, the streets of downtown Milledgeville are 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…

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Hottest Ways to Stay Cool

It still may be a while 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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Meet: Andalusia Interpretive Center

New in March 2023, the Andalusia Interpretive Center is one of the most anticipated projects to come as a result of Georgia College’s acquisition of the historic property. The Interpretive Center sits just off of Highway 441 only a few miles north of Milledgeville at the front gates of Andalusia…

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The Complete Lake Sinclair Guide

Lake Sinclair is a peaceful retreat that’s home to refreshing waters, easy-to-use outfitters, plentiful small-town charm, and a fishermen’s tall tale or two. If you’re looking for a quick getaway that offers a variety of experiences, you’ll find it tucked along our shores. Conveniently located just…

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4 Walkable Downtown Milledgeville Vacation Homes

Stay in Historic Downtown Milledgeville, where history meets hospitality. Once Georgia’s capital, downtown Milledgeville is the hub for enlightening historic tours, peaceful strolls through oak-lined streets, and robust cuisine options. Once the sun goes down, listen to a variety of live local music…

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