aiken sc real estate: December 2017 in Aiken SC - 11/22/17 03:32 PM
December is a magical time, and Aiken is no different!   So many things happening, check it out!
December Events:
1st:  Downtown Christmas Tree Lighting  (Newberry Street)
1st - 31st:  Festival of Trees at the Depot   
1st - 2nd:  Christmas Craft Show  (Odell Weeks)
1st - 2nd,  8th - 10th, 15th - 16th:  Aiken Community Playhouse presents: The Best Christmas Pageant Ever.
3rd: Aiken Jaycees Parade  (Downtown)
7th:  Night of 1000 lights (Downtown)
9th:   Ugly Sweater Crawl  (Downtown)
9th & 16th:  Christmas Crafts at the Market  (Farmers Market)
9th-10th, 14th - 23rd, & 26th:   Christmas in Hopelands  (Hopelands Gardens)
10th:  Aiken Symphony Orchestra presents:  Home for the HOlidays
16th:  Santa at the Depot
22nd … (1 comments)

aiken sc real estate: Downtown Aiken Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony 2017 - December 1st. - 11/22/17 03:21 PM
It's beginning to look like Christmas here in Aiken SC!   Downtown is adorned with holly and lights, storefronts are dressed in holiday cheer, too.  
What:  Christmas Tree Lighting
When:   December 1, 2017. 
Where:   Newberry Street, Downtown Aiken SC
this pic is the Richland Ave tree,  the lighting ceremony is at the Newberry Street tree :)

aiken sc real estate: Thanksgiving 2017 in Aiken, SC! - 11/22/17 03:08 PM
 Happy Thanksgiving!
If you are new to town and looking for something to do....  or maybe it's already your Thanksgiving tradition....   here's what's happening in Aiken!
First up:
Bloodies and Bagels,    - exactly what it sounds like, haha -  enjoy bloody mary's and bagels (with different cream cheese spreads available, too!)     There is no charge to attend, but donations gladly accepted :)   you can even join as a member. 
where: on the lawn at the Aiken Historical Museum,  433 Newberry Street SW
hosted by:   Aiken Land Conservancy
when:  9am 
Blessing of the Hounds,  -  for over a century this tradition continues....  walk into the majestic Hitchcock Woods … (2 comments)

aiken sc real estate: Aiken SC Real Estate Market Report. April 2017 - 05/10/17 04:15 PM
April was a pretty good month for buyers and sellers :)     I recently searched our MLS for Aiken SC residential sales, between April 1 - 30, 2017,  here are the results:
Statistics on 94 Listings If you have any questions about your Aiken real estate, give us a call.

aiken sc real estate: -Memorial Day Parade 2017, Aiken SC - 05/04/17 03:22 PM
Not sure why, but for some reason Towns/Cities are not having Memorial Day Parades like they used to ...they are becoming a thing of the past :(  It's a shame.  Memorial Day is a time for us to say THANK YOU to our servicemen.  I always try to thank them when I see them.  They put their lives on the line, for my freedom, for our Country, and I am very thankful for that.  It's also a time to honor those who gave their all for us, and did not make it back home :(     We almost lost our … (2 comments)

aiken sc real estate: Aiken Kite Festival 2017. Go fly a kite!! - 05/03/17 05:13 PM
Go fly a kite!  Yes, spring is here, and with it comes the Aiken Kite Festival!! Woo hoo!! Come on out and check out all of the creativity, and flying skills of the community :)   Fun for all ages! 
 What:  Aiken Kite Festival When:   Saturday, May 6, 2017Time:  10am - 3pm,  free kite flying! Where:  Citizens Park III,   1060 Banks Mill Rd, Aiken SC Bring your own kit, or purchase one at the event -- there will even be a 'make your own kite' booth! How fun!!  But, it's more than just kites!   Food vendors, inflatables, live performances, pet adoption and … (5 comments)

aiken sc real estate: Celebrity Waiter Night. Aiken SC. 5/15/2017. - 04/27/17 04:44 PM
One of the most fun fundraising events in Aiken!  Fun because the celebrity waiter teams are raising money for Childrens Place, and they  will do anything (well, almost anything!!) for extra tips!!  It's a super fun event.  Dinner for a good cause! Even a chance to win a beautiful grand prize!  I'm honored to say that I participated twice as a celebrity waiter, and it was a blast!
Here's the info:
What:  22nd Annual Celebrity Waiters Night
When:  Monday, May 15, 2017
Where:  several area restaurants / clubs are hosting the event
For more info, or to become a sponsor:  
call  803.641.4144

aiken sc real estate: Farmers Market in The Alley, Thursday Nights in June! 2017 - 04/20/17 06:31 PM
Coming soon - Aiken County Farmers Market takes over The Alley, Downtown Aiken....   Thursday nights, in June 2017. 
Here are the details:
What: Aiken County Farmers Market 
When:  June 201 7 - Thursday nights
Time:  5pm - 7pm
Where:  Downtown Aiken, in The Alley .  Park anywhere in the surrounding blocks... Richland Ave, Laurens St, Newberry St, Park Ave...
More info:   Aiken County Farmers Market. 803.293.2214.

aiken sc real estate: Spring/Summer Concerts in the Gardens.... Aiken, SC - 04/08/17 06:44 PM
Are you looking for something to do this Spring-Summer, in Aiken SC ?!  Look no further, your Monday nights are covered :)  it's time for concerts at Hopelands Gardens!  And they are free.  Yes, FREE! 
Concerts are held Monday nights, at Hopelands Gardens.   Whiskey Rd / Dupree.
Bring a lawn chair, or a blanket...even have a little picnic , and enjoy the show.  
Here's the schedule:
April 10, 6:30PM – Fort Gordon Band. 
April 17, 6:30PM – Southern Thunder Cloggers.
April 24, 6:30PM – Aiken Brass. 
May 1, 7:00PM – Karen Gordon and Garden City Jazz. 
May 8, 7:00PM – Savannah River Winds. Formed in 2001, 
May 15, 7:00PM – East Aiken School of … (2 comments)

aiken sc real estate: Aiken Christmas Tree Lighting, Dec 2, 2016 - 11/17/16 11:16 AM
28th Annual Christmas Tree Lighting - Downtown Aiken, SC.   2016  City crews have been busy getting the Christmas Trees, (yes, trees!!) ready for the annual lighting.  This year is the 28th Annual lighting!   Come on down and enjoy the festivities of the season as we countdown to lighting the tree!   What:  28th Annual Christmas Tree Lighting  When:  December 2, 2016 Time:  6pm - 7:30pm  Where:  Newberry Street,  Downtown Aiken.  

aiken sc real estate: Movie Night at the Aiken Train Museum. Nov 18-19, 2016 - 11/17/16 10:57 AM
Movie night at the Aiken Train Depot!  Nov 2016  Come on down to the Aiken Visitors Center and Train Museum and enjoy movie night.  The feature will be "Polar Express"      Children will enjoy a holiday snack and drink.  Bring your pillows and blankets, wear your jammies if you want!!Space is limited so make your reservation now!    What:  Movie night at the Train Depot  When:   multiple dates -- registration required:             Friday, November 18th and Saturday, November 19th  Time:  5:30 pm and 8:30   Fee:  $5/per child.   More info: Polar Express at the Train Museum. 2016 To make a reservation, please call (803) 293-7846 or (803) … (0 comments)

aiken sc real estate: Night of 1000 Lights, Aiken SC. December 8, 2016 - 11/17/16 10:46 AM

Night of 1000 Lights - Aiken SC 2016
Come on downtown and enjoy the season!  The light of 1000 luminaries shining downtown!  Come and stroll around, do some shopping, enjoy some holiday treats, see Santa and some elves!  Listen to carolers and other music makers :)  Enjoy the festivities, and have some fun!
What:  Night of 1000 Lights
When:  Thursday, December 8, 2016
Where:  Downtown Aiken
More Info:  
Aiken Downtown Development Association.
#ShopSmall and support local business this holiday season :)
Shopkeepers are staying open late to give you extra holiday shopping time!
Participating businesses:
3 Monkeys Fine Gifts
Affordables Apparel
Aiken Antique Mall
Aiken Center for the Arts
Beyond Bijoux
Caroline's Boutique
Carriage … (1 comments)

aiken sc real estate: Christmas in Hopelands. Aiken SC. December 2016 - 11/17/16 10:28 AM
Christmas in Hopelands.  December 2016 - Aiken SC
Is this one of your holiday traditions? It is for me and my family! :)  If you have never been, you should visit at least once.....and maybe it will become one of your … (0 comments)

aiken sc real estate: Trunk or Treat! and a movie! Aiken SC. 10-29-2016 - 10/27/16 07:49 AM
What:   Trunk or Treat  (and a movie!)
When:  Saturday, October 29, 2016
Time:  4pm - 7pm
Where:  Citizens Park, Field 5,   Aiken SC
Bring a bag for trick/treating! There will be a movie on the outdoor big screen afterwards - bring a chair or a blanket! 
Feature Movie:  "Monster House"
If you are interested in donating candy or decorating a trunk, contact Will Spence at 803.293.7851.
Happy Halloween!   

aiken sc real estate: Western Carolina State Fair! Aiken SC. 10/20/16-10/29/16 - 10/14/16 09:02 AM
What:  Western Carolina State Fair
When:  October 20, 2016 - October 29, 2016
Where:  WCS Fairgrounds, 561 May Royal Dr, Aiken SC
More info:
Always a fun time at the fair :)  the rides, the games, the cotton candy!!  Do you have a favorite ride or attraction?

aiken sc real estate: Aiken Fall Steeplechase 2016 10/29/16 - 09/25/16 07:41 AM
Fall = Football, colorful leaves, cooler weather, less humidity, earlier sunsets, polo, ... and Steeplechase!  The Steeplechase events are an Aiken tradition.   The race this Fall is the 25th renewal!  Spring 2017 will be the 51st renewal of the Aiken Spring Steeplechase!  
Come see horses fly!!!    Always a fun day at the races! 
What:  Aiken Fall Steeplechase 2016
When:  Saturday, October 29, 2016
Time:  Gates open 9am,  tent party starts at 11am,  first race at 1pm.
Where:  Steeplechase track at Aiken Horse Park,  Powder House Rd/Audubon Dr
More info:   Aiken Steeplechase Association

aiken sc real estate: Chocolate Festival 2016 --- October 1, 2016 :) - 09/23/16 10:33 PM
Yes, one of my favorite Aiken events!!  Lots of fun.  There is chocolate, games, book sale, baked goods, chocolate, swings, plant sale, other vendors, more fun, and did I mention chocolate :)
What: St. Mary's 28th Annual Chocolate Festival 2016
When:  Saturday, October 1, 2016
Time: 10am - 3pm
Where:  St Mary's 118 York Street SE, Aiken SC
More info:  St Mary School
(Event details may change at any time, always check with the event organizer when planning to attend events.  I am not the organizer, or affiliated with this event. )

aiken sc real estate: Aiken Oktoberfest 2016! 9-24-16 - 09/23/16 10:01 PM
That's right! It's today!  Sorry for the short notice --    here's the info:
What: Aiken Oktoberfest 2016
When: Saturday, September 24, 2016
Where:  Downtown Aiken, Corner of Hayne Ave & Pendelton St.
Time:  6pm - 10:30pm
More info:
Come on down and enjoy Craft & German BEER!   Live music with The Foothills Oompah Band :)    There will be big screens set up for your College Football viewing enjoyment, too!  So don't worry - you won't miss the game. 
(Information offered as a service, I am not hosting this event or affiliated in any way, for more info please contact Aiken Downtown Development Association. … (1 comments)

aiken sc real estate: Summer Concerts in Hopelands Gardens - 2016 Aiken SC - 05/14/16 11:40 PM
Tis the season, for summer concerts in the gardens!!  Yes, every Monday night, bring your chairs or blankets, even a picnic (no alcohol, sorry) -and enjoy the show :)     
  Well-behaved pets allowed on leashes, too.   What: Hopelands Gardens Summer Concert Series   When:  (2016)Monday nights - schedule below   Where:  Hopelands Gardens, 135 Dupree Place, Aiken SC   Parking:        Handicap parking at Rye Patch parking lot, 100 Berrie Road, and Hopelands Gardens parking lot.        All other attendees may park at the Green Boundary Club, 780 Whiskey Road, Aiken SC   More Info:  803-642-7631     2016 summer … (0 comments)

aiken sc real estate: Memorial Day Parade - May 28, 2016 - Downtown Aiken, SC - 05/06/16 08:47 AM
What:  Memorial Day Parade
When:  Saturday, May 28th, 2016
Where: Downtown Aiken SC
Time:  11:00am
Sponsored by The Aiken County Veterans Council.
More info:  Aiken Memorial Day Parade 2016

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