The Sanford House in Milledgeville

Coolest Ways to Stay Warm

We like to say that Milledgeville has a relatively mild climate all year round, but in the winter it can get pretty cool out. While there is not much snow or frost to be worried about, temperatures steadily dip for a few months, but have no fear as Milledgeville has plenty of things to see and do to…

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23 Things to do in 2023

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 2023! This list is only a sampling of things to enjoy in 2023, we hope you find your new…

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Winter Bucket List

Tucked away between Atlanta and Savannah, Milledgeville's winter season is a time of frosty beauty. Enjoy a range of activities like taking a brisk walk through pines and meadows, touring Georgia's Old Governor’s Mansion, shopping for something cozy, and warming up with a cup of hot cocoa. Check off…

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First Timers Guide to Milledgeville

Located precisely in the middle of Georgia, only a couple hours drive from Atlanta and Savannah, Milledgeville is your next favorite small town adventure. Once the capital of Georgia, Milledgeville is known for its historic architecture, charming downtown district and recreational experiences…

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Things to do Thanksgiving Week

As Thanksgiving approaches, friends and family gather to celebrate the holiday season with festive events, activities, and more. Spend the week indulging in delicious food, bonding with your loved ones, and getting a head start on Christmas adventures. Milledgeville has plenty in store for this…

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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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Best Small Town Christmas Getaway

Tucked between Atlanta and Savannah, Milledgeville transforms into a winter wonderland outfitted in twinkling lights. Whether you fancy a slow day cozied up in our historic Mansion dressed in Christmas finery or you and your family are ready to settle down for a small-town Christmas, we have…

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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! Christmas at Georgia's Old…

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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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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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