The Sanford House in Milledgeville

Summer Bucket List

The sweetest summertime traditions have arrived in Milledgeville. Spend your days with sun-kissed skin and an ice-cream cone grin. Located in the middle of Georgia, your next favorite small town adventure is close to home. Once the capital of Georgia, Milledgeville is known for its historic…

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Free Things to do

Hoping to pack in some great travel on a budget? Whether you’re visiting for the weekend, or are a local resident, Milledgeville offers affordable options for fun activities that won’t break the bank. From outdoor adventures to museum visits to relaxing barside, we’ve rounded up our top picks of…

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Memorial Day in Milledgeville

Memorial Day weekend is the official kick-off to summer, when Southerners celebrate the start of warm days and ample sunshine. Spend your weekend in the sun with an early-season trip to Lake Sinclair where you’ll make the most of your long holiday with plenty of outdoor activities that will keep you…

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10 Must-Do Lake Sinclair Activities

Your plans for a Lake Sinclair getaway surely include going for a swim in the refreshing waters and maybe casting a line. While visiting Lake Sinclair, minutes from downtown Milledgeville, there is so much more you must plan to do. 1. Cruise the waves If you find yourself at the lake, obviously…

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Biking Around Milledgeville

Take a spin around Milledgeville and embrace the pre-Civil War homes, charming downtown and nature preserves all from the comfort of your saddle. Identified as a bicycle friendly community in 2014 by The League of American Bicyclists, Milledgeville welcomes all their two wheeled guests to take on…

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Milledgeville Fun for Kids

Milledgeville is home to enchanting trails, refreshing waters and giant scoops of sweet ice cream. If your little ones need playtime on the playground or to relax and watch the latest blockbuster movie, Milledgeville can be an unexpected family-friendly destination! Here are 22 kid-approved things…

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GRAB A PADDLE!

Want a place to escape to and enjoy the warm Georgia Sun? Grab your paddle and come to Milledgeville for a kayaking adventure on our gorgeous lake and river! A trip to the water might be just what you need for a nice relaxing getaway. Don’t have a paddle? Not a problem! Oconee Outfitters, Krazy…

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Where to Fish on Lake Sinclair

The rush of excitement while reeling in a big one can be found on Lake Sinclair! Encompassing 15,300 acres of winding coves and several vast stretches of open water, Lake Sinclair is home to some of the best fishing in the state for largemouth bass, bluegill, crappie, and catfish. Created by…

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Outdoor Adventures

Whether you are an experienced hiker, lover of nature, or a casual walker, you will find many places to explore, walk, bike, hike, and even canoe and kayak around our charming town. Tucked between Atlanta and Savannah, Milledgeville has a rich history, breathtaking natural scenery, and classic…

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“Adult” Spring Break

While your college years may be a thing of the past, it doesn't mean you can’t celebrate the splendor of spring with a relaxing, fun, and hospitable getaway. From lakeside retreats to spa services to golf courses, make Milledgeville your spring break destination. We’ve picked 9 of our favorite…

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