Local Events

Note: Due to the coronavirus pandemic, event information may have changed. Please confirm details with event organizers.                                                                          

Through August 9
Vast Scale — Intimate Space
Morris Museum of Art
Artist Cheryl Goldsleger exhibits five paintings that represent and share ideas about time and space and our place in each. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Tues-Sat. and noon-5 p.m. Sunday. themorris.org

June 27
Saturday Cinema
Gateway Park
Featured film is “The Lion King” (live action). Gates open 6 p.m., movie begins by 7 p.m. Free. Food and beverage vendors available. Bring blankets and chairs. experiencecolumbiacounty.com

July 4
Boom in the Park
Columbia County Fairgrounds
The fairgrounds parking area will be transformed into a fireworks tailgate party for Columbia County’s annual Independence Day celebration. Each car will be directed to an oversized spot so guests can spread out while still practicing safe social distancing. Free admission. Gates open 6 p.m., live performance from local bands 7-9 p.m. and fireworks at 9:15. Food and beverage vendors available. Coolers allowed, but no glass. Parking only in fairgrounds — no parking will be allowed at Patriots Park or along William Few Parkway or Columbia Road. experiencecolumbiacounty.com

July 9
Art Exhibit Opening Reception
Sacred Heart Cultural Center
Artist Michael Reibel displays works inspired by the Georgia and South Carolina coasts. Reception 5-7 p.m. Free. Paintings will remain on display through August 28. Guests are asked to knock for admittance, wear a mask, sanitize hands and refrain from entering if any symptoms of illness are present. (706) 826-4700, sacredheartaugusta.org

July 18
Prom in the Park
Evans Towne Center Park
The Columbia County Parks, Recreation and Events department is holding a prom for the most recent juniors and seniors at all five Columbia County high schools. Beach party-themed event includes a DJ and food trucks. 8-11 p.m. Free admission. (706) 863-3484

July 25
Liverpool Legends
Hardin Performing Arts Center
(Please check website to make sure this show is still being performed.) The Beatles tribute artists perform some of the group’s biggest hits. 7:30 p.m. $39.95. Pre-show dinner also available; reservations required. (706) 726-0366, augustaamusements.com

Free Saturday Cinema
Gateway Park
Featured film is “Aladdin” (live action). Gates open 6 p.m., movie begins by 7 p.m. Free. Food and beverage vendors available. Bring blankets and chairs. experiencecolumbiacounty.com

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