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aiken sc real estate: Aiken SC things to do - Lobster Races May 3, 2013! - 04/24/13 07:04 AM
That's right - it's almost time for the Lobster Races!! Were you looking for something to do in Aiken SC? CHeck out the Lobster Races - A Downtown Aiken traditional event! Always on the Friday before the Kentucky Derby - we race lobsters instead of horses. There will be food vendors, live musice ---lots of live music!! -- fun and games for the kids. The event encompasses the Alley and our Newberry Street Festival block, and it gets packed with happy, smiling faces! more info lobsterrace.com / 803.646.0523
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aiken sc real estate: Things to do in and homes for sale in Downtown Aiken SC - 04/21/13 09:31 AM
Downtown Aiken is a great little community with a wonderful festival center and awesome shopping and eateries. The festival block closes and we have block parties that have become wonderul family traditions and have grown over the years -- we have the Lobster Races (Friday before the Kentucky Derby), Beach Blast in June, BBQ cook offs, etc... For golfers we have several golf courses playing year round, and we are only 17 short miles to Augusta National Golf Club, home of The Masters. Homes for sale in downtown Aiken SC - there are several options from fixer-uppers, investments, starter homes, equestrian (0 comments)
aiken sc real estate: We have a horse in the Derby!! Palace Malice - 04/17/13 04:13 PM
Yessss!!! A horse from Aiken SC will be in the Derby this year, woo hoo! Local Dogwood Stables (Cot Campbell) is thrilled! It's been awhile since they've had a horse in the Derby. They've had 8 horses start, and have had 2nd, 3rd and 4th place finishes! (in 1990 Summer Squall finished 2nd, in 2000 Impeachment finished 3rd, and in 2004 Limehouse finished 4th) Not too shabby for their few appearances. Will Palice Malice take the roses this year??!!! Oh how exciting to have a local horse in the race. You can see more information here in our local newspaper! Aiken Standard http://www.aikenstandard.com/article/20130417/AIK0101/130419637/aikens-palace-malice-to-run-for-the-roses (2 comments)
aiken sc real estate: Flag notice! Half-Staff flag observance immediately! 4/16/13 - 04/17/13 03:58 PM
Are you flying the US Flag? If so, there's a half-staff observance in order - now through sunset on 4/20/13 - see the notice below. > *** Event Date: 04/16/2013> The President has issued a proclamation as a mark> of respect for the victims of yesterday’s> tragic events in Boston, Massachusetts. In it,> he has directed that flags will be flown at> half-staff effective immediately and ending at> sunset on Saturday, April 20th, 2013. I believe that if you are going to fly the flag, then you should follow the rules :) yes, there are rules to flying the flag (0 comments)
aiken sc real estate: Flags at half-mast tomorrow in SC! - 03/13/13 03:47 PM
Good Evening, I hope all is well. I just received this notice regarding a request from The Governor. If you fly our flag, please read this! "The Governor requests the flags be flown athalf-mast in tribute of Michael Louis Broz, March14, 2013, who made the ultimate sacrifice inserving South Carolina as a volunteerfirefighter." My thoughts and prayers are with the family, friends and loved ones of Mr. Broz. --------------------- I wasn't born here but Aiken feels like home. Come see for yourself! What are you waiting for?!! Give us a call when you're ready to call Aiken (0 comments)
aiken sc real estate: Foxchase Aiken SC - 03/07/13 11:00 AM
I'm sure you have heard of Foxchase. The equestrian subdivision located at the edge of Hitchcock Woods, the 2100+ acre forest in the center of our little city :) miles of trails for walking or riding (foot and hoof traffic only!..oh, and carriage wheels) - an earlier post about Hitchcock Woods http://activerain.com/blogsview/524479/more-than-twice-the-size-of-central-park- Here's an opportunity to have your own little horse property at the edge of the woods, plus Foxchase has their own riding ring, and swimming pool. Twin Pines in Foxchase! 4 BR, 3.5 bath home w/3880 sq ft of living space. Some updates include tile & granite kitchen w/large center island. Private inground (0 comments)
aiken sc real estate: Concert time! Get your tix while you can!! - 03/03/13 04:08 PM
We are very fortunate to have some great venues in our area - the CSRA! Central Savannah River Area -and it includes the area in/around Aiken SC and Augusta GA. James Brown Arena and Bell Auditorium are both in Augusta and have very active calendars - from our local ice hockey team - Augusta Riverhawks, to the Circus! Where: James Brown Arena, Augusta GA When: April 19th 2013 Time: 7:30pm - doors open at 6:30pm Who!!!!!! Carrie Underwood "The Blown Away Tour" Tickets: $43.50 -$63.50 Box office info: http://www.augustaentertainmentcomplex.com/pages/7/
--------------------- I wasn't born here but Aiken feels like home. Come see (3 comments)
aiken sc real estate: Downtown Aiken Sidewalk Sale! March 7,8,9, 2013 - 03/03/13 03:51 PM
It's sidewalk sale time! Where: Downtown Aiken When: March 7,8,9 Rain or Shine! Here's a partial list of participating businesses: 3 Monkey's Fine Gifts, Tea Garden Gifts, Lionel Smith Ltd, Aiken Dry Goods, Charlotte's Bridal, Elk Eagle, Equine Divine Gallery J, My Aiken Body, Powercuts Salon & Spa, Re-Fresh....and many more!! Have fun!! --------------------- I wasn't born here but Aiken feels like home. Come see for yourself! What are you waiting for?!! Give us a call when you're ready to call Aiken home, too! Carolina Real Estate Company Charles Blackburn, BIC 333 Park Avenue SW - Aiken SC. 29801. 803.648.8660 www.CarolinaHorseProperties.com (0 comments)
aiken sc real estate: Harmony Hill in Aiken, SC - 02/18/13 05:51 PM
They call it Harmony Hill. It's a beautiful equestrian estate built in the style of a European courtyard farmhouse. This property has it ALL! Beautiful interior details and open floor plan with great living spaces for you, with stalls and pastures for your horses! private gated entrance - - gate located far enough up the driveway that you don't have to worry about your trailer being out in traffic when stopped at the gate!
view from entrance heated pool, koi pond
looking thru the breezeway to the courtyard
My words cannot do it justice (0 comments)
aiken sc real estate: Want to check the gas prices? (Aiken County, SC area) - 02/13/13 03:58 PM
Pennies add up! Kent's Korner has a mobile app so you can check for stations near you, prices, etc - it's a great tool :) Here's a link to the Kent's Korner website: http://kentskorner.com/Home Look for the mobile app download at the top of the page. Drive safe! --------------------------------------------------------------------------------- I wasn't born here but Aiken feels like home! Come see for yourself. What are you waiting for?!?! Carolina Real Estate Company Charles Blackburn, BIC 333 Park Ave SW - Aiken, SC 29801 803.648.8660 (0 comments)
aiken sc real estate: We have what you're looking for! - 01/28/13 05:17 PM
That's right! Whatver it is you're looking for in a property, I'm sure we have it! Location, location , location - Aiken SC is THE PERFECT location! A few hours to the beach (shore, coast, ocean...whatever you like to call it!), a few hours to the mountains, a few hours to Atlanta, GA... a great central location. What do you need/want? In town ranch house? We have it. Pecan orchard? We have it! (think about it - retire to SC and grow pecans, earn some extra income!) In the country home with lots of acreage? We have it! In town horse property? We have (1 comments)
Here's a list of upcoming events and things to do around town - as posted on aikenstandard.com , our local news. I hope you find something fun to do! Other things to do: frisbee golf at Odell Weeks Park!! visit the library and the updated playground behind it! search for treasures at the downtown antique stores! while you are downtown, swing by Aiken Center for the Art--and enjoy the art gallery! so many things to do... have fun and enjoy the sunny weekend :) ------------------------------------- TODAY Author of “Keowee Valley” Katherine Scott Crawford will be coming to the Aiken County (1 comments)
aiken sc real estate: Congrats to the newest SCDOT Commission! - 01/25/13 08:24 AM
New SCDOT Commissioner: Local Aiken County resident Chad Ingram was elected last week to serve a s the SCDOT Commissioner for the Second Congressional District. It has been more than two decades since an Aiken County resident served on the SCDOT Commission.
Congrats to Mr. Ingram, we're sure he will represent our district superbly!
--------------------- I wasn't born here but Aiken feels like home. Come see for yourself! What are you waiting for?!! Give us a call when you're ready to call Aiken home, too!
Carolina Real Estate Company Charles Blackburn, BIC 333 (0 comments)
aiken sc real estate: Painting the town teal... - 09/12/12 05:50 PM
Painting the town teal...for Ovarian Cancer Awareness. That's right - our teal is showing in downtown Aiken. September is Ovarian Cancer Awareness month - and we want everyone to be aware. Our women need our support in every way. These are mothers, daughters, sisters, grandmothers, nieces, granddaughters, cousins, aunts, neighbors and friends... who are battling ovarian cancer - not to mention all the other people (men, women & children) in the world battling other forms of the terrible disease.
I live in a pretty cool town! Downtown Aiken, SC - we are painting the town teal for Ovarian cancer awareness. If (1 comments)
aiken sc real estate: Parks, Gardens & Natural Areas --- within the City of Aiken :) - 08/19/12 06:48 AM
The City of Aiken manages all of the parks, gardens and natural areas within its boundary lines..... from Hopelands Gardens to the Carolina Bay to the park/playground behind the library!! The library park/playground is one of my favorites - and it was just revamped to be accessible by ALL children. Library Park - Located: behind the Aiken County Public Library. The Library address is: 314 Chesterfield Street S. The Library Park address is; 355 York Street SE For those of you who are new to the area - the Library occupies the city block located between Chesterfield Street -Colleton Ave - York Street - South (1 comments)
A fun night with good food, and you become part of a great show!! Enjoy!!
----------------------- I wasn't born here but Aiken feels like home. Come see for yourself! What are you waiting for?!! Give us a call when youre ready to call Aiken home, too! Carolina Real Estate Company (Charles Blackburn, BIC) 333 Park Avenue SW - Aiken SC. 29801. 803.648.8660 www.CarolinaHorseProperties.com
-when you call, be sure to let me know you saw my blog! thanks (2 comments)
aiken sc real estate: Aiken Community Playhouse - THIS WEEKEND!! - 07/18/12 06:28 PM
Aiken Community Playhouse presents: THE GREAT AMERICAN TRAILER PARK MUSICAL8:00 PM - 10:00 PM Jul 20, 2012 & Jul 21, 2012(General) more info and Tickets: (803) 648-1438 or www.aikencommunityplayhouse.com Location: Aiken Community Playhouse 126 Newberry Street, SW, Aiken, SC 29801
I've heard this one is a hoot!! Have fun, enjoy the show! ----------------------- Always something fun to do in Aiken.
I wasn't born here but Aiken feels like home. Come see for yourself! What are you waiting for?! give us a call when you are ready to call Aiken home :) Carolina Real Estate Company, (Charles Blackburn, BIC) 333 (0 comments)
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Give us a call when you're ready to make a splash!! Carolina Real Estate Company - Charles Blackburn, BIC 333 Park Avenue SW - Aiken, SC 29801 803.648.8660 www.CarolinaHorseProperties.com
I wasn't born here, but Aiken sure feels like home. Come see for yourself!! What are you waiting for?!
aiken sc real estate: A Taste of Downtown Aiken - 06/22/12 06:02 PM
What: A Taste of Downtown Aiken (13th annual) When: Tuesday, June 26th, 2012 Time: 5:00pm - 7:30pm Tickets: $20 advance, $25 day of - - TICKETS ARE LIMITED, DON"T WAIT!! Tickets available at Aiken Downtown Dev. Office - 208A The Alley, Aiken. More Info: 803.649.2221 Buy your ticket - get a map of which Downtown area restaurants/eateries are participating --- stop by for a sampling of tasty treats :) Several restaurants are participating in this annual event - here are just a few: City Billiards (chili dog samples), The Curiosity Shop (cocktail banger rolls), Desserves (red velvet cake), Ryan's Downtown Market & Deli..... Eco (0 comments)
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