Friday Moonlight Music Cruises on the Augusta Canal
September 6, 13, 20, 21, and 27 | Augusta Canal Discovery Center at Enterprise Mill
Talented performers entertain aboard Augusta Canal’s Petersburg Boat on Friday evenings in the spring and fall. Bring aboard snacks and beverages of your choice and enjoy live music on a relaxing hour and a half along the scenic canal. NEW this year: Saturday “Music Legends” Tribute Tours!
Mary S. Byrd Gallery of Art presents Bojana Ginn’s Exhibition: ‘Phygital Muse’
Thursday, September 19, 2019 | 6 PM – 7:30 PM | Mary S. Byrd Gallery at Augusta University
Augusta University’s Mary S. Byrd Gallery of Art is pleased to announce that artist Bojana Ginn’s solo exhibition, Phygital Muse will premiere at the gallery on September 19 and will be up through December 13, 2019. Through Phygital Muse, Ginn proposes the role of the 21st Century artist is to reimagine the future and to open possibilities for keeping humanity soft, open, and connected in an ever-changing world powered by technology.
39th Annual Arts in the Heart of Augusta Festival
September 20 – 22, 2019 | Downtown Augusta
ARTS IN THE HEART OF AUGUSTA is a 2 1/2 day celebration of food, arts, diversity and culture. We have over 80,000 visitors annually and are preparing for our 39th year. We feature a juried Fine Arts and Fine Crafts Market, a Global Village with food from more than 20 countries, five stages stacked with live entertainment and much more! This AWARD WINNING FESTIVAL is produced each year by the Greater Augusta Arts Council.
The Augusta Symphony Presents ‘The Romantics’
Friday, September 27, 2019 | 7:30 PM | The Miller Theater
Come out and hear the beautiful sounds of the Augusta Symphony! They will be playing: STILL Poem for Orchestra, TCHAIKOVSKY Romeo & Juliet, and DVORAK Cello Concerto with Zuill Bailey, cello. This show is part of the University Heath Care System SYMPHONY SERIES.
LWV Book Discussion of Evicted by Matthew Desmond
Saturday, September 28, 2019 | 10:30 AM – 12 PM | The Book Tavern
Hosted by CSRA League of Women Voters! Join us for an insightful discussion of Matthew Desmond’s book Evicted: Poverty and Profit in the American City. You need not be a LWV member nor have read the book (but, of course, it helps). In this groundbreaking book, Harvard sociologist and 2015 MacArthur “Genius” Award winner Matthew Desmond takes readers into the poorest neighborhoods of Milwaukee, where families spend most of their income on housing and where eviction has become routine—a vicious cycle that deepens our country’s vast inequality.
The Augusta Players Present Ragtime the Musical
September 27, 28, and 29, 2019 | Friday & Saturday Shows: 8 PM | Sunday Show: 3 PM | The Imperial Theatre
Opening our 75th Anniversary Season is an epic musical portrait of early-twentieth-century America telling the story of three families united by their courage, compassion and belief in the pursuit of the American Dream. “One of the best shows ever written” fills the stage with emotion, pageantry and hope like no other musical!