8 Things to Do this Holiday Season in Augusta, GA

Ho, Ho, Ho! The Holiday season is upon us and that means tons of festive activities are popping up all over town. We’re rounded up a list of all the fun seasonal activities you’ll want to take advantage of across the CSRA this winter!

Evans on Ice

Evan’s on ice is Augusta’s premier winter festival with seasonal activities running from November 14, 2022 through Jannuary 8, 2023. Here’s what you can expect when you get there:

  • outdoor ice-skating rink

  • ice-skating lessons

  • weekend train rides

  • roasting marshmallows

  • occasional acoustic live music

  • movies in the park

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North Augusta Christmas Tour of Homes

This is an annual holiday tradition you don’t want to miss! Tour some of the area’s most festive houses and learn about the holiday traditions of the families’ who call them home.

This one-weekend-only event is happening on December 2 and 3, 2022.

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Lights of the South

Open November 18 through December 30, this immersive display is sure to light up your holiday season! Plus, there’s more than just lights. Check out all the details and snag your tickets today!

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Augusta Symphony Holiday Spectacular

It wouldn’t be the holidays without music! Celebrate the season with the whole family by listening to the Symphony perform Sleigh Ride, Jingle Bells, Greensleeves, and more - conducted by Dirk Meyer, Music Director & Conductor, Augusta Symphony.

December 11, 2022 at 4 pm
Jabez S. Hardin Performing Arts Center
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Local Holiday Markets

Shop small and support our local markers and small business owners at these holiday markets happening around the CSRA.

Aiken Christmas Craft Show
December 2 & 3, 2022
H. Odell Weeks Activities Center.
Event Details

Downtown Holiday Market
Sundays from noon to 4 p.m. from Oct. 30 to Dec. 18
Fifth Street Marina, Augusta


Fit & Festive

Burn off all those holiday treats or catch a bit of fresh air at one of these local Half Marathon and 10K events.

Evans Jingle Jam 10K
December 2, 2022
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Palmetto Peach Half Marathon
(10K, 5K and virtual events also available)
November 26, 2022
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