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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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Celebrate the New Year in Milledgeville

Celebrating the New Year is always a special occasion to look forward to and in Milledgeville we know just how to make the night special. Grab your noisemakers and sparklers and head to Milledgeville to join in a rousing chorus of Auld Lang Syne with old friends and new acquaintances. Here are…

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Santa Sightings

Nothing ushers in the spirit of the season like a sighting of jolly ole Saint Nick! From daytime sightings to North Pole style settings, we’ve compiled a list of places to make sure you get the perfect amount of time to convince Santa to keep you on his nice list! CHRISTMAS FIRST FRIDAY…

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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 54 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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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…

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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 the azalea gardens, this charming small town is the perfect fall getaway. Here are some of our favorite events happening this…

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Summer Farmers Markets in Milledgeville

With sunshine filled summers, Georgia has perfect weather conditions to grow a variety of delicious fruits and vegetables. Milledgeville offers an array of incredible farmers markets with local vendors and mouth watering goodies. This summer, come to our charming town, and indulge in organic food…

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Five Fantastic Fourth of July Ideas in Milledgeville

Just a short ride from Atlanta, July Fourth weekend in Milledgeville offers classic American favorites like sunshine filled lake days, BBQ galore, river tubing and an abundance of patio dining. Get your red, white and blue ready for a patriotic weekend filled with sun and fun! Due to COVID-19…

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