Head out to SRP Park for a night watching baseball as the Augusta GreenJackets face off against the Charleston RiverDogs through Sunday, May 14. Promotions for the home stand include Fireworks, Cancer Awareness Night, Auggie's Reading Program and Bark in the Park. Tickets can be purchased online through the MiLB website.
Blue Jeans and BBQ
Raise money for the Arts and Heritage center with their Blue Jeans and BBQ fundraiser on Friday, May 12. The event, which costs $35 per person for members, and $30 per person for non members, will feature live music by King Cat and the Elders with food catered by BBQ Barn. Tickets can be purchased at the Arts and Heritage Center or online via Eventbrite. For more details, visit the Center website.
Watch wrestling in Augusta at the James Brown Arena on Saturday, May 13 starting at 7:30 p.m. WWE stars like Cody Rhodes, Solo Sikoa, Sami Zayn, Kevin Owens and more will have a large audience for one night only. Tickets start at $23 per person and can be purchased through Ticketmaster. For more details, visit the Augusta Entertainment Complex website.
Experience southern art and the Morris Museum of Art on Sunday, May 14 from noon to 5 p.m. The free event, sponsored by Bank of America, allows free entry into a variety of art exhibits featuring artists from the southeast or about the southeast. To learn more about the museum and its various exhibits, visit their website.
Support young artists at the Jessye Norman School of the Arts for a weekend of celebrating the arts. A fine arts gallery with an under the sea theme will be on display starting Friday, May 12 through Saturday, May 13. An accompanying trio of performances of the Little Mermaid Jr. also will happen during the weekend. For more details about tickets and showtimes, visit the Jessye Norman School website.
Augusta Air Show
Watch the Thunderbirds and other high performance aircrafts take to the sky on Saturday, May 13 and Sunday, May 14 at the Augusta Regional Airport. The airshow will show off advanced acrobatic maneuvers with spectators watching in nearby fields. Tickets start at $33.50 for adults and $25 for children. To learn more, visit the event website.
Head out to Boondock Farms at 755 Foreman Street in Jackson where an Ag + Art Tour of Aiken County will take place on Saturday, May 13. The all day event will take place across 70 acres of land with food trucks, farmers, farm story and live music. For more information, visit the Ag and Art tour website.