Local Events

NOTE: Please check all venue websites for updated information.

March 25-June 24
A Lasting Legacy: Paintings by Jim Lyle
Morris Museum of Art
Exhibit features paintings by the renowned artist and former faculty member of Augusta University who combined the tenets of classical realism with the spontaneity of impressionism. themorris.org

June 1, 8, 15, 22, 29
Evans Market
Market Pavilion
Farmers market features local artisans, crafters, farmers and producers in the new Pavilion next to the Performing Arts Center. 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Food trucks and live music 10 a.m.- noon. columbiacountyga.gov

June 14
Food Truck Friday
Gateway Park
Evening features live music and a variety of food and beverage vendors. 6-9 p.m. Admission is free. Music begins 7 p.m. Bring chairs and blankets. columbiacountyga.gov

June 15
Ridge Peach Festival
Downtown Trenton
Day-long festival features live music, food vendors, arts and crafts exhibits, agricultural displays, children’s entertainment, a parade and peach-inspired treats like peach ice cream, pies, cobblers, jams and more. ridgepeachfestival.org

June 21-23
JoeFest Augusta Toy and Comic Show
Augusta Convention Center
Local Comic Com features celebrity guests, cosplay, panels and more than 40,000 square feet of toys, comic books and collectibles. joefestusa.com

June 22
Betty’s Bash Paddle Race & Music Festival
Riverside Park
Kayak, canoe and paddleboard event includes food trucks, music with DJ at 4 p.m. and live bands. Concert headliners are The Mason Jars. Race $30; begins 9 a.m. Park admission and concert are free. 9 a.m.-10 p.m. oariverside.com

Jeezy
Bell Auditorium
The rapper, songwriter and actor performs An Epic Night of Hits at 8 p.m. $55 and up. augustaentertainmentcomplex.com

June 23
American Music Concert
White Oak Road Pavilion
Columbia County Orchestra performs patriotic and jazz selections under the covered pavilion at 5705 White Oak Road in Appling. 5:30 p.m. Concert and concessions are free; donations accepted. columbiacco.org

June 25
Ryan Adams
Miller Theater
The rock and country singer-songwriter performs his Love is Hell & Self Titled Tour at 8 p.m. $35-$79. millertheateraugusta.com

June 28
Food Truck Friday
Evans Towne Center Park
Evening features live music and a variety of food and beverage vendors. 6-9 p.m. Admission is free. Music begins 7 p.m. Bring chairs and blankets. columbiacountyga.gov

June 29
Little River Band
Columbia County PAC
The harmony rock band performs at 7:30 p.m. $49-$79. thecenterofcc.com

Quartet Music Awards
Miller Theater
Show celebrate the success and accomplishments of artists, hosts and legends in the gospel music genre of quartet. 5 p.m. millertheateraugusta.com

To have your event considered for publication, please submit materials to info@columbiacountymag.com. All listings require a two-month lead time.