Selected Community Events
Boyd Pond Park 340 Boyd Pond Rd. Aiken, SC 29803
Boyd Observatory is open (weather permitting) on the first and third Saturday of the month. Walk-ins are welcomed. However, if you do not sign up for a program you will have to wait for the registered participants to finish their visit before we can let you use the telescope. Programs START at sundown, Please arrive early. Visit their website for more information and to signup for your session.
May 7 & 21, June 4 & 18
Dusk - 9:30pm
Story Time in the Gardens
Hopelands Gardens 135 Dupree Place Aiken, SC 29801
Instill a love of reading in your child that will last a lifetime. Hopelands Gardens offers the perfect atmosphere for an afternoon story and fun with friends.
Free Admission and Book
Tuesdays at 4:00pm, March – May
Summer Solstice Recognized Dressage Show
Come watch horse and rider compete at a USEF/USDF Recognized Dressage Show. Ride times will be posted on our website closer to the event.
June 8, 2016 - 8:00am
"Under the Stars" Jumper Night
Come watch horse and rider compete over fences in the Stable View covered arena. The show begins at 3:00pm with fence heights set to 2'3" and works up to 3'9". Up to $1,500 awarded in prize money. Auditors welcome free of charge.
June 1, 2016 - 3:00pm