Visit Columbus‚GA

MENU

Columbus, GA Events Calendar

With something for everyone–anyone can go all out in Columbus, Georgia!

Advanced Search

MUSEUM DAY LIVE!

Sat, Sep 23, 2017

Free tours of the Walker-Peters-Langdon House and Grounds as well as free children's activities (Church Dolls, Architectural Drawings, and Butter-Making) will be offered between 10:00 am - 2:00 pm!

Read More

Doing Business Across the River Workshop

Tue, Sep 26, 2017

Is your business located in Phenix City or Columbus? Are you considering expanding or doing business across the river? Unsure what the next steps are? Then you will want to attend “Doing Business Across the River” workshop for businesses on Tuesday, September 26th.

Read More

Ghost Tour at Port Columbus!

Fri, Sep 29, 2017

Ghost Tour Guided walk through of the museum telling the stories you'll here nowhere else. This tour is given by Faith Serafin of the Alabama Ghost Hunters. The event highlights expereinces and information from previous investigations. When: 7:00 p.m. on Friday, September 29th Cost: $15 per person Tour should last approximately one hour. Small children (under 8 years old) not permitted. Limited spaces available. We recommend purchasing tickets in advance, as this event sells out quickly. You can purchase your tickets online, by calling 706-327-9798 , or stopping by the museum during regular business hours.

Read More

8th Annual Uptown Beer & Wine Festival

Sat, Sep 30, 2017

The town’s favorite event is back once again! Featuring more than 100 craft beers and wines, attendees will become Craft Beerologists when they sample more than 100 craft beers from all over the land of the free while rocking out to DJ Mike Kelly spinning tracks. Worried about missing the game? SEC football fanatics can catch the game on the TVs at The Tap or in the Livery. For the Wine lovers, more than 25 selections of whites, reds and blend varieties will be available. We haven’t forgotten about beer munchies either. Uptown restaurants will be serving tasty bites for purchase to compliment beer and wines throughout the courtyard.

Read More

Trail Safety & Self Defense

Sat, Sep 30, 2017

Join us for a great class that will teach you skills to stay safe on the trail. Whether solo hiking or with a group of friends, there are things you can do to keep yourself and others safe. Most women go out and explore with no issues, but it's important to know how to protect yourself while hiking. We will have a lot of fun and learn valuable hands on skills. We will have a special guest that will be showing you some self-defense moves. So come learn how to be a warrior on the trail!

Read More

Manns World Tour

Sat, Sep 30, 2017

Join Grammy Award winning vocalist Tamela Mann and David Mann aka Mr. Brown as he performs his highly acclaimed comedy set at the Mann’s World Concert and Comedy show.  

Read More

Star Light, Star Bright

Sat, Sep 30, 2017

Star watching adventure at the park.

Read More

And Still We Rise Members' Reception

Thu, Oct 5, 2017

Featuring: Dr. Carolyn L. Mazloomi And Still We Rise: Race, Culture, and Visual Conversations, curated by artist, historian and national lecturer Dr. Carolyn L. Mazloomi, features works of superb artistry that draw on the enduring American tradition of narrative storytelling through the textile art of quilting. Mazloomi has brought together more than 50 contemporary artists that reflect on moments in history that have contributed to transformations of social justice in America and across the globe. This opening celebration is held in partnership with Fountain City Classic’s Leaders of Today and Tomorrow (L.O.T.T.) and is reserved for members of the Museum and L.O.T.T. RSVP by September 28

Read More

Moonlight Paddle at FDR State Park

Fri, Oct 6, 2017

Enjoy an instructor led moonlight paddle on Lake Delanor.

Read More

Ghost Tour at Port Columbus!

Fri, Oct 6, 2017

Ghost Tour Guided walk through of the museum telling the stories you'll here nowhere else. This tour is given by Faith Serafin of the Alabama Ghost Hunters. The event highlights expereinces and information from previous investigations. When: 7:00 p.m. on Friday, October 6th. Cost: $15 per person Tour should last approximately one hour. Small children (under 8 years old) not permitted. Limited spaces available. We recommend purchasing tickets in advance, as this event sells out quickly. You can purchase your tickets online, by calling 706-327-9798 , or stopping by the museum during regular business hours.

Read More

Sunrise Yoga at FDR State Park

Sat, Oct 7, 2017

Sunrise yoga adventure with a certified instructor.

Read More

Dulcimer Jam at FDR State Park

Sat, Oct 7, 2017

Listen to wonderful dulcimer music among the serene woodlands of the park.

Read More

Home Is Where The Heart Is Reverse Raffle to benefit the Stewart Community Home

Sat, Oct 7, 2017

At the Stewart Home, the homeless and disabled are given a place to call home. They are taken in, provided a place to live, and supported by whatever means necessary to give them security and stability regardless of their ability to pay. Times are hard, and it is very expensive to provide for all of the needs of our residents so the Stewart Home and the people it serves are in need of your support. Please plan to join us at the Columbus Airport hangar for a wonderful evening of live music, hors d'oeuvres, cash bar, silent auction, and reverse raffle. Only 250 raffle tickets will be sold at $100 each. The grand prize winner will receive $5,000. We have many wonderful silent auction prizes including tickets to Disney, Zoo Atlanta, and many other great prizes. Please see below for tickets, sponsorships, and raffle tickets. Please email Melissa Buice with any questions at mbuice@sch-info.org. THANK YOU for supporting this local treasure! We cannot continue to help those most in need without help from YOU!

Read More

Look @ Lunchtime

Tue, Oct 10, 2017

“LOOK! @ Lunchtime” is a collaborative viewing exercise and dialogue centered around works of art from the Museum’s permanent collection. Jonathan Frederick Walz, Director of Curatorial Affairs & Curator of American Art, will facilitate LOOK! discussions every second Tuesday. Each month a new object will be explored. Featured object: Gari Melchers, Kate Kendall (The Scarlet Jacket), 1919

Read More

Death By Chocolate Gala

Fri, Oct 13, 2017

On Friday October 13th, 2017, The National Civil War Naval Museum will host its second annual Death By Chocolate gala, a fundraising event. Delicious chocolate treats from some of the Chattahoochee Valley’s finest restaurants, chefs, caterers, and confectioners will be available for chocolate lovers to enjoy.

Read More

Survived & Rescued

Sat, Oct 14, 2017 – Sun, Oct 15, 2017

Will You Survive? Come have fun and test your survival skills! As a team you will work together with limited supplies that will be provided to you. You will have to manage the seven priorities of survival and get rescued. Some of your team members will be asked to play a secret roll, so bring on your acting skills. Be prepared for the ultimate test, will you survive and be rescued?

Read More

An Opera in One Act

Sat, Oct 14, 2017

Eddie's Stone Song, Odyssey of the First Pasaquoyan explores the protagonist's journey, from his early years as a sharecropper’s son, to his wild nights in Greenwich Village, to his transformation into the self-anointed St. EOM. The work is set in his dazzling fortress of mystic visions and human peace, Pasaquan. The premiere performance will feature Michelle Murphy DeBruyn, soprano, playing the roles of Eddie, his friends, and family, the Pasquoyan visitors, narrator, and all other characters of the story. The accompanying ensemble of the premiere will be the Schwob Contemporary Music Ensemble, under the direction of Paul Hostetter. Scott Wilkerson wrote the libretto and Becky Becker will be handling the stage direction.

Read More

Access for the Arts

Mon, Oct 16, 2017

Access for the Arts is an art exploration program for individuals and caregivers with early stage Alzheimer’s. We offer monthly tours or hands-on art making sessions led by a Museum Educator. Register by one week prior to each class.

Read More

New National Memorial to the Global War on Terrorism Dedication

Mon, Oct 16, 2017

The National Infantry Museum’s new national memorial to the Global War on Terrorism will be dedicated Monday, October 16, 2017, at 11 a.m. The public is invited to share in this monumental occasion.

Read More

In the Garden Concert Series Hosted by the Young Art Patrons (YAP)

Thu, Oct 19, 2017

Featuring: the D.S.O.S band The Young Art Patrons invite you to a night of fun, food, and music in the Bradley Olmsted Garden of The Columbus Museum. Enjoy sounds of R&B and funk with your family and friends. Bring your own food and beverages or purchase from local food trucks. Register online by October 12

Read More

Columbus, GA

Sat, Oct 21, 2017

Fine arts show and sale, juried, cash awards

Read More

Hike & Learn

Sat, Oct 21, 2017

Hike & Learn Leave No Trace Workshop We will hike the Mountain Creek Nature Trail of the Pine Mountain Trail. Though less strenuous, it is also one of the prettiest as it passes through several plant habitats.  We will stop for lunch, that will be provided to you. During lunch we will learn the seven principles of Leave No Trace. Leave No Trace is relevant to anyone who spends time outdoors. It's a set of science based guidelines that can help protect the places you enjoy spending time. Join us and learn how to enjoy wilderness responsibly. 

Read More

Uptown's Wild Goose Chase - Adult Scavenger Hunt

Sat, Oct 21, 2017

Attention craft beer lovers, Goose Island Beer Company, is taking over downtown, Saturday, October 21, from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. Grab a partner and take off from the downtown courtyard, navigating your way through Uptown Columbus on this adult scavenger hunt.

Read More

Backpacking Basics II

Sat, Oct 21, 2017 – Sun, Oct 22, 2017

Our Backpacking Basics II course is designed for those that have already taken our Backpacking Basics course. This second phase will involve an overnight stay, at our private campsite, to practice what you have learned. It is recommended, but not required, that you take this class once you have purchased basic gear. You will practice the proper way to set up camp, cook your food, filter water, start a fire, and much more.

Read More