As the leaves change and the temperatures drop, Georgia and South Carolina residents are ready to spend time outside without being drenched in sweat. Whether you are looking for a fun date night or want to make family memories this fall, there are plenty of events taking place in the North Augusta/Aiken County area. Throw on your sweater and get ready to check these out!
Small Business Fair, October 4
Head over to Grace Fellowship Church of North Augusta on Saturday, October 4th beginning at 10:00am for a vendor fair that highlights local crafters and other small businesses. Admission is free, but bring some extra money to support any vendors you may be interested in.
Science Education Enrichment Day (S.E.E.D.), October 5
This is a family-friendly festival that celebrates everything STEM (science, technology, engineering and math). The festival provides an opportunity for children of all ages to engage with STEM professionals and experience hands-on learning as well as interactive demonstrations. Admission is free and the festival will be held at USC-Aiken from 10:00am-3:00pm.
Border Bash, October 11
The 26th annual Border Bash will be held at SRP Park in downtown North Augusta from 4:00pm-11:00pm on October 11. This is a family-friendly event that celebrates the rivalry between the University of Georgia and University of South Carolina leading up to Saturday’s big football game. There will be food, entertainment, and mascots and representatives from each school. Tickets can be purchased for $10 in advance or $15 at the gate.
Jack-O-Lantern Jubilee, October 25-26
North Augusta’s most-loved fall event is back for its 35th year. The two-day event starts Friday from 6:00pm-10:00pm and runs on Saturday from 10:00am-10:00pm along Georgia Avenue in downtown North Augusta. Each day is packed with arts and crafts, live entertainment, amusement rides, costume contests and food galore.