Selected Community Events
22nd Annual Blind Willie McTell Blues Festival
965 Stagecoach Road N.E.
Thomson, GA 30824
Tickets: On sale in early April
Advanced tickets are $30.
Tickets at the gate are $40.
Children 12 and under get in free.
Vendors: Food trucks, local restaurants and food vendors offer a wide variety of food, from snacks to full meals. Be sure to arrive hungry! The local arts council sets up a booth with blues/music related art and items for sale.
What To Bring: Cash is king! Most vendors do not take credit cards. All seating is lawn seating. Bring a blanket or low-back beach chair, camera, sunscreen. Tailgate tents are allowed in designated areas. No Coolers.
2015 Line up: Marcia Ball, John Hammond, Golden State-Lone Star Revue, Chris Smither, Mingo Fishtrap, Bruce Katz Band
A Day in the Country
Augusta Riverfront Marina
A Day in the Country Festival returns for an unprecedented 30th show, featuring Scotty McCreery, Parmalee, Michael Ray, Mo Pitney, Pat Cooper & Carey Murdock
Grab your sunscreen, chairs, and blankets for a day of food, fun, and great country music… Sunday, May 3, 2015 at the Augusta Riverfront Marina. Gates will open at 11 a.m.
Benefit: Augusta Sertoma Club & Other Charities
Gates Open – 11 am “Rain or Shine“
Benefit Concert – No Refunds – No Re-Entry
LAWN SEATING ONLY for concerts. Lawn chairs and blankets are welcome.
No Coolers – No Food – No Open Containers
No Swimming Allowed – No Pets Allowed
ID REQUIRED to purchase alcohol
General Admission Promo* – $19 REQUIRES CODE
General Admission* – $25 ADVANCE
General Admission* – $35 AT THE GATE
Blues, Brews and BBQ!
Columbia County Amphitheater / Behind Evans Library
BBQ from Southbound BBQ, Kansas City BBQ Society Judge Robert Franklin
Waylon's Wickedly Good Q
Craft Beers by Vineyard Wine Market
Friday, April 17th - Electric Voodoo
Friday, April 24th - Barry Richmand Band
Friday, May 1st - Funky Bluester
More Info: 706-650-5005 or columbiacountyga.gov