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Local Historical & Sightseeing Tours of Columbus, Georgia

On multiple days

One-hour or two-hour tours of Columbus.

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Local Historical & Sightseeing Tours of Columbus, Georgia

On multiple days

One-hour or two-hour tours of Columbus.

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Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Celebration--The Dream Lives

Sat, Jan 18, 2020

The Mayor's Commission on Unity, Diversity and Prosperity invites you to: "The Dream Lives" a Martin Luther King, Jr. Day of Celebration at the Columbus Trade and Convention Center. The Commission will host an event demonstrating through speakers, talent and presentations that "The Dream Lives" in Columbus, Georgia. Free event. All ages welcome.

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Market Days on Broadway 2019 Season

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Over 100 local vendors selling anything and everything that you can image over 4 blocks of Broadway!

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75th Anniversary of the Battle of The Bulge

Sat, Jan 18, 2020

Join us at the National Infantry Museum on Saturday, January 18 from 9am to 5pm as we commemorate the 75th anniversary of the Battle of the Bulge.

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Tyler Perry's Madea Farewell Tour Live at Columbus Civic Center

Sat, Jan 18, 2020

Tyler Perry's Madea Farewell Tour Live

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FDR State Park Chili Challenge VII

Sat, Jan 18, 2020

Enter the seventh year of this amateur and professional category cooking contest or register to be a chili taster (able to judge all chilis) or a heat challenger (eat hot peppers ). Win prizes at our new Chili Bingo. Meet at the Group Shelter below the dam in the campground. $8 Chili Tasters & Hot Pepper Heat Challengers; $10 Chili Cooks $5 parking. 706-663-4858. Sign-Up to enter this amateur cooking contest or be a taster judge or hot pepper eater. Cooks must pre-register & pre-pay by Jan 16.

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Documenting the Rural South

Sat, Jan 18, 2020 – Sun, Jul 5, 2020

Photography Exhibit

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Astronomy Night at Providence Canyon Hosted by Coca-Cola Space Science Center

Sat, Jan 18, 2020

Join the Coca-Cola Space Science Center's Astronomy Team at Providence Canyon for a night under the stars. Learn about the night sky and view stars and planets through telescopes. Seating will be provided, but please feel free to bring your own lawn chairs for more comfort.

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Local Historical & Sightseeing Tours of Columbus, Georgia

On multiple days

One-hour or two-hour tours of Columbus.

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Local Historical & Sightseeing Tours of Columbus, Georgia

On multiple days

One-hour or two-hour tours of Columbus.

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Tai Chi for Health, Stress, Balance, and Back Pain

On multiple days

New Tai Chi classes for beginners! The Yang Very Elementary Set, chi flow, and bone marrow washing will be taught. Clear 16 and Hsing-I will be introduced as time allows. For information and to register, call Dr. Chan at 706-563-3539 any day after 10 a.m.

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Ongoing Tai Chi for Health, Stress, Balance, and Back Pain

On multiple days

Ongoing Tai Chi classes include instruction in Yang and Wu forms as well as Clear 16 and Hsing-I. Energy implications and self-defense applications are explored. Price $10 per class. For information and to register, call Dr. Chan any day after 10 a.m., 706-563-3539.

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Local Historical & Sightseeing Tours of Columbus, Georgia

On multiple days

One-hour or two-hour tours of Columbus.

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Beyond Go Figure Exhibition

On multiple days

Please join us for the first annual Beyond Go Figure exhibition at the Bo Bartlett Center this January and February! Beyond Go Figure consists of works created by The Founding Bo Bartlett Center Board of Advisors, The Bo Bartlett Center Board of Advisors, Sketching Under the Skylight Attendees, BBC Outreach Volunteers, and Donors. The exhibition will be on display from January 21, 2020 through February 28, 2020. *Cover art by Jo Farris

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Local Historical & Sightseeing Tours of Columbus, Georgia

On multiple days

One-hour or two-hour tours of Columbus.

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Beyond Go Figure Exhibition

On multiple days

Please join us for the first annual Beyond Go Figure exhibition at the Bo Bartlett Center this January and February! Beyond Go Figure consists of works created by The Founding Bo Bartlett Center Board of Advisors, The Bo Bartlett Center Board of Advisors, Sketching Under the Skylight Attendees, BBC Outreach Volunteers, and Donors. The exhibition will be on display from January 21, 2020 through February 28, 2020. *Cover art by Jo Farris

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Columbus Artists' Guild January Meeting

Wed, Jan 22, 2020

The Columbus Artists' Guild January meeting features John Pyle, Professional Portrait and Lifestyle Photographer, giving a presentation entitled "Creating Images that Tell a Story.” Light refreshments at 5:30p, meeting following. Free, open to the public.

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Starting A Business Course

Wed, Jan 22, 2020

The Starting A Business course covers important tools and resources a business owner needs to establish a solid foundation during its early formative years. Topics for discussion include: *Personal Traits of an Entrepreneur *Marketing Analysis *Legal and Insurance Considerations *Technology for Your Business *Bookkeeping and Accounting Basics *Financial and Money Management *Basics of Business Plan Preparation Who should attend: Startups (businesses less than 2 years old)

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Local Historical & Sightseeing Tours of Columbus, Georgia

On multiple days

One-hour or two-hour tours of Columbus.

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CSU Theatre: Freckleface Strawberry

On multiple days

Based on the beloved best-selling book by celebrated actress, Julianne Moore, Freckleface Strawberry is a fun and touching family musical. Specifically created to perform for young audiences, families can step inside of the book's pages with Freckleface and friends as they learn to "love the skin they're in."

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Beyond Go Figure Exhibition

On multiple days

Please join us for the first annual Beyond Go Figure exhibition at the Bo Bartlett Center this January and February! Beyond Go Figure consists of works created by The Founding Bo Bartlett Center Board of Advisors, The Bo Bartlett Center Board of Advisors, Sketching Under the Skylight Attendees, BBC Outreach Volunteers, and Donors. The exhibition will be on display from January 21, 2020 through February 28, 2020. *Cover art by Jo Farris

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Beyond Go Figure Opening Reception

Thu, Jan 23, 2020

Please join us for the for the opening reception of our new exhibition: the first annual Beyond Go Figure exhibition! Beyond Go Figure consists of works created by The Founding Bo Bartlett Center Board of Advisors, The Bo Bartlett Center Board of Advisors, Sketching Under the Skylight Attendees, BBC Outreach Volunteers, and Donors. The exhibition will be on display from January 21, 2020 through February 28, 2020. FREE and open to the public *Cover art by Jo Farris

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Fences at The Springer Opera House

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The Pulitzer Prize-winning masterpiece by the great August Wilson. Troy Maxson was a star slugger in the Negro Leagues who barely missed the integration of Major League Baseball. Now in his 50’s, his glory days are far behind him. He is frustrated over the success of black players who followed him – Major League stars with talents he considers inferior to his own. When his son Cory is recruited to play football for a major college program, Troy insists that Cory stay home and work at the local supermarket instead. Cory’s dream of one day playing in the NFL clashes with his father’s unhappy experience from an earlier era in a battle of generational expectations. FENCES was made into the 2016 Academy Award-winning film starring Denzel Washington and Viola Davis.

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Local Historical & Sightseeing Tours of Columbus, Georgia

On multiple days

One-hour or two-hour tours of Columbus.

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CSU Theatre: Freckleface Strawberry

On multiple days

Based on the beloved best-selling book by celebrated actress, Julianne Moore, Freckleface Strawberry is a fun and touching family musical. Specifically created to perform for young audiences, families can step inside of the book's pages with Freckleface and friends as they learn to "love the skin they're in."

Read More

Beyond Go Figure Exhibition

On multiple days

Please join us for the first annual Beyond Go Figure exhibition at the Bo Bartlett Center this January and February! Beyond Go Figure consists of works created by The Founding Bo Bartlett Center Board of Advisors, The Bo Bartlett Center Board of Advisors, Sketching Under the Skylight Attendees, BBC Outreach Volunteers, and Donors. The exhibition will be on display from January 21, 2020 through February 28, 2020. *Cover art by Jo Farris

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Author Visit: Delia Owens

Fri, Jan 24, 2020

Delia Owens, acclaimed author of "Where the Crawdads Sing" will be at the Columbus Public Library for a public presentation and book signing. Admission is free and books will be on sale at the event.

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CSU Theatre: Freckleface Strawberry

On multiple days

Based on the beloved best-selling book by celebrated actress, Julianne Moore, Freckleface Strawberry is a fun and touching family musical. Specifically created to perform for young audiences, families can step inside of the book's pages with Freckleface and friends as they learn to "love the skin they're in."

Read More

Fences at The Springer Opera House

On multiple days

The Pulitzer Prize-winning masterpiece by the great August Wilson. Troy Maxson was a star slugger in the Negro Leagues who barely missed the integration of Major League Baseball. Now in his 50’s, his glory days are far behind him. He is frustrated over the success of black players who followed him – Major League stars with talents he considers inferior to his own. When his son Cory is recruited to play football for a major college program, Troy insists that Cory stay home and work at the local supermarket instead. Cory’s dream of one day playing in the NFL clashes with his father’s unhappy experience from an earlier era in a battle of generational expectations. FENCES was made into the 2016 Academy Award-winning film starring Denzel Washington and Viola Davis.

Read More

Local Historical & Sightseeing Tours of Columbus, Georgia

On multiple days

One-hour or two-hour tours of Columbus.

Read More

Market Days on Broadway 2019 Season

On multiple days

Over 100 local vendors selling anything and everything that you can image over 4 blocks of Broadway!

Read More

CSU Theatre: Freckleface Strawberry

On multiple days

Based on the beloved best-selling book by celebrated actress, Julianne Moore, Freckleface Strawberry is a fun and touching family musical. Specifically created to perform for young audiences, families can step inside of the book's pages with Freckleface and friends as they learn to "love the skin they're in."

Read More

Beyond Go Figure Exhibition

On multiple days

Please join us for the first annual Beyond Go Figure exhibition at the Bo Bartlett Center this January and February! Beyond Go Figure consists of works created by The Founding Bo Bartlett Center Board of Advisors, The Bo Bartlett Center Board of Advisors, Sketching Under the Skylight Attendees, BBC Outreach Volunteers, and Donors. The exhibition will be on display from January 21, 2020 through February 28, 2020. *Cover art by Jo Farris

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January Youth Open Mic

Sat, Jan 25, 2020

Fountain City Teen Poetry Slam Open Mic! This event is open to area youth (12—19 years of age). Local young artists are invited to take part in this open mic.

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CSU Theatre: Freckleface Strawberry

On multiple days

Based on the beloved best-selling book by celebrated actress, Julianne Moore, Freckleface Strawberry is a fun and touching family musical. Specifically created to perform for young audiences, families can step inside of the book's pages with Freckleface and friends as they learn to "love the skin they're in."

Read More

Fences at The Springer Opera House

On multiple days

The Pulitzer Prize-winning masterpiece by the great August Wilson. Troy Maxson was a star slugger in the Negro Leagues who barely missed the integration of Major League Baseball. Now in his 50’s, his glory days are far behind him. He is frustrated over the success of black players who followed him – Major League stars with talents he considers inferior to his own. When his son Cory is recruited to play football for a major college program, Troy insists that Cory stay home and work at the local supermarket instead. Cory’s dream of one day playing in the NFL clashes with his father’s unhappy experience from an earlier era in a battle of generational expectations. FENCES was made into the 2016 Academy Award-winning film starring Denzel Washington and Viola Davis.

Read More

Local Historical & Sightseeing Tours of Columbus, Georgia

On multiple days

One-hour or two-hour tours of Columbus.

Read More

Beyond Go Figure Exhibition

On multiple days

Please join us for the first annual Beyond Go Figure exhibition at the Bo Bartlett Center this January and February! Beyond Go Figure consists of works created by The Founding Bo Bartlett Center Board of Advisors, The Bo Bartlett Center Board of Advisors, Sketching Under the Skylight Attendees, BBC Outreach Volunteers, and Donors. The exhibition will be on display from January 21, 2020 through February 28, 2020. *Cover art by Jo Farris

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CSU Theatre: Freckleface Strawberry!

Sun, Jan 26, 2020

Based on the beloved best-selling book by celebrated actress, Julianne Moore, Freckleface Strawberry is a fun and touching family musical. Specifically created to perform for young audiences, families can step inside of the book's pages with Freckleface and friends as they learn to "love the skin they're in."

Read More

Fences at The Springer Opera House

On multiple days

The Pulitzer Prize-winning masterpiece by the great August Wilson. Troy Maxson was a star slugger in the Negro Leagues who barely missed the integration of Major League Baseball. Now in his 50’s, his glory days are far behind him. He is frustrated over the success of black players who followed him – Major League stars with talents he considers inferior to his own. When his son Cory is recruited to play football for a major college program, Troy insists that Cory stay home and work at the local supermarket instead. Cory’s dream of one day playing in the NFL clashes with his father’s unhappy experience from an earlier era in a battle of generational expectations. FENCES was made into the 2016 Academy Award-winning film starring Denzel Washington and Viola Davis.

Read More

Local Historical & Sightseeing Tours of Columbus, Georgia

On multiple days

One-hour or two-hour tours of Columbus.

Read More

Beyond Go Figure Exhibition

On multiple days

Please join us for the first annual Beyond Go Figure exhibition at the Bo Bartlett Center this January and February! Beyond Go Figure consists of works created by The Founding Bo Bartlett Center Board of Advisors, The Bo Bartlett Center Board of Advisors, Sketching Under the Skylight Attendees, BBC Outreach Volunteers, and Donors. The exhibition will be on display from January 21, 2020 through February 28, 2020. *Cover art by Jo Farris

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Garden Bros Circus at Columbus Civic Center

Mon, Jan 27, 2020

Garden Bros Circus is coming to Columbus Civic Center with two showtimes. 4:30 PM 7:30 PM

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Tai Chi for Health, Stress, Balance, and Back Pain

On multiple days

New Tai Chi classes for beginners! The Yang Very Elementary Set, chi flow, and bone marrow washing will be taught. Clear 16 and Hsing-I will be introduced as time allows. For information and to register, call Dr. Chan at 706-563-3539 any day after 10 a.m.

Read More

Ongoing Tai Chi for Health, Stress, Balance, and Back Pain

On multiple days

Ongoing Tai Chi classes include instruction in Yang and Wu forms as well as Clear 16 and Hsing-I. Energy implications and self-defense applications are explored. Price $10 per class. For information and to register, call Dr. Chan any day after 10 a.m., 706-563-3539.

Read More

Local Historical & Sightseeing Tours of Columbus, Georgia

On multiple days

One-hour or two-hour tours of Columbus.

Read More

Beyond Go Figure Exhibition

On multiple days

Please join us for the first annual Beyond Go Figure exhibition at the Bo Bartlett Center this January and February! Beyond Go Figure consists of works created by The Founding Bo Bartlett Center Board of Advisors, The Bo Bartlett Center Board of Advisors, Sketching Under the Skylight Attendees, BBC Outreach Volunteers, and Donors. The exhibition will be on display from January 21, 2020 through February 28, 2020. *Cover art by Jo Farris

Read More

Local Historical & Sightseeing Tours of Columbus, Georgia

On multiple days

One-hour or two-hour tours of Columbus.

Read More

Beyond Go Figure Exhibition

On multiple days

Please join us for the first annual Beyond Go Figure exhibition at the Bo Bartlett Center this January and February! Beyond Go Figure consists of works created by The Founding Bo Bartlett Center Board of Advisors, The Bo Bartlett Center Board of Advisors, Sketching Under the Skylight Attendees, BBC Outreach Volunteers, and Donors. The exhibition will be on display from January 21, 2020 through February 28, 2020. *Cover art by Jo Farris

Read More

Local Historical & Sightseeing Tours of Columbus, Georgia

On multiple days

One-hour or two-hour tours of Columbus.

Read More

Beyond Go Figure Exhibition

On multiple days

Please join us for the first annual Beyond Go Figure exhibition at the Bo Bartlett Center this January and February! Beyond Go Figure consists of works created by The Founding Bo Bartlett Center Board of Advisors, The Bo Bartlett Center Board of Advisors, Sketching Under the Skylight Attendees, BBC Outreach Volunteers, and Donors. The exhibition will be on display from January 21, 2020 through February 28, 2020. *Cover art by Jo Farris

Read More

Fences at The Springer Opera House

On multiple days

The Pulitzer Prize-winning masterpiece by the great August Wilson. Troy Maxson was a star slugger in the Negro Leagues who barely missed the integration of Major League Baseball. Now in his 50’s, his glory days are far behind him. He is frustrated over the success of black players who followed him – Major League stars with talents he considers inferior to his own. When his son Cory is recruited to play football for a major college program, Troy insists that Cory stay home and work at the local supermarket instead. Cory’s dream of one day playing in the NFL clashes with his father’s unhappy experience from an earlier era in a battle of generational expectations. FENCES was made into the 2016 Academy Award-winning film starring Denzel Washington and Viola Davis.

Read More

Local Historical & Sightseeing Tours of Columbus, Georgia

On multiple days

One-hour or two-hour tours of Columbus.

Read More

Beyond Go Figure Exhibition

On multiple days

Please join us for the first annual Beyond Go Figure exhibition at the Bo Bartlett Center this January and February! Beyond Go Figure consists of works created by The Founding Bo Bartlett Center Board of Advisors, The Bo Bartlett Center Board of Advisors, Sketching Under the Skylight Attendees, BBC Outreach Volunteers, and Donors. The exhibition will be on display from January 21, 2020 through February 28, 2020. *Cover art by Jo Farris

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Sherlock's "Sock Hop Homicide!"

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A fantastic 1950's themed comedy murder mystery dinner theatre experience.

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A Night in Singapore

Fri, Jan 31, 2020

In February, you journeyed with us to Monte Carlo and raised over $40,000 for preservation efforts. We hope you will travel with us once more, but this time to Singapore! ​ A Night in Singapore will feature the same fun casino games and red carpet treatment as its predecessor, A Night in Monte Carlo, but with a fabulous eastern flare. Historic Columbus will once again transform the Country Club of Columbus and create and evening you will not soon forget. From your winnings you will also have an opportunity to purchase additional raffle tickets for your chance to win one of several incredible prizes. For a memorable night, reserve your VIP Box today from the High Roller Sponsorship Package of your choice. ​ Mark your calendars and plan to join us! ​ Date: Friday, January 31, 2020 Time: 7:00pm - 11:00pm Tickets: $150 per person and Sponsorship Packages Available Includes food, drinks and games (Blackjack, Roulette, Craps, and Poker) Raffle- You must be present to win. Raffle tickets can be purchased at the event. Seating: VIP boxes and general seating for non-vip. Venue: Country Club of Columbus Parking: Valet Attire: Black Tie

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Fences at The Springer Opera House

On multiple days

The Pulitzer Prize-winning masterpiece by the great August Wilson. Troy Maxson was a star slugger in the Negro Leagues who barely missed the integration of Major League Baseball. Now in his 50’s, his glory days are far behind him. He is frustrated over the success of black players who followed him – Major League stars with talents he considers inferior to his own. When his son Cory is recruited to play football for a major college program, Troy insists that Cory stay home and work at the local supermarket instead. Cory’s dream of one day playing in the NFL clashes with his father’s unhappy experience from an earlier era in a battle of generational expectations. FENCES was made into the 2016 Academy Award-winning film starring Denzel Washington and Viola Davis.

Read More