Aiken County Calendar of Events

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Hops & Hogs

Newberry Festival Center Newberry Street SW, Aiken, SC, United States

Come join the festivities on Newberry St. in Downtown Aiken. There will be beer from craft breweries, various BBQ vendors, and live music. Admission is free.

Beach Music Festival

Newberry Festival Center Newberry Street SW, Aiken, SC, United States

The Aiken Standard is proud to be hosting the fourth annual Beach Music Festival featuring the Swingin' Medallions on Friday, May 17 at the Newberry Street Festival Center from 6 - 10PM. Shag Contest will begin at 8PM in front of the stage. No coolers permitted. All pets must be on a leash. Tickets are […]

4th Annual Beach Music Festival

Newberry Festival Center Newberry Street SW, Aiken, SC, United States

Aiken Standard Presents 4th Annual Beach Music Festival featuring The Swingin' Medallions Friday, May 17th 6pm-10pm Newberry Street Festival Center

The Foodees Food and Culture Festival

Newberry Festival Center Newberry Street SW, Aiken, SC, United States

We're BACK, Aiken! And we're bringing the ultimate foodie fiesta your way! 🍔🌮🍰 🗓️ Mark your calendars for May 3-5, 2024 - It's going to be a weekend of EPIC proportions! Last year was a blast, but hold onto your taste buds because 2024 is going to be even BIGGER, BETTER, and more DELICIOUS than […]

Aiken Earth Day Festival

Newberry Festival Center Newberry Street SW, Aiken, SC, United States

Earth Day began in 1970 and is celebrated annually in April to promote responsible use and conservation of the planet's resources. Global in scope, this event is celebrated in over 190 countries. From 9am to 2pm Saturday, April 20, the Newberry Street Festival Area and The Alley will be filled with exhibits, food stations, music, […]

Mardi Gras

Newberry Festival Center Newberry Street SW, Aiken, SC, United States

Mardi Gras Downtown Aiken Newberry St. Admission is free Saturday, February 24th 4pm-9pm For more information, please visit www.downtownaiken.com

City of Aiken’s Annual Downtown Tree Lighting

Newberry Festival Center Newberry Street SW, Aiken, SC, United States

The City of Aiken Parks, Recreation & Tourism Department will host the annual Downtown Tree Lighting on Friday, December 1, 2023, from 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm. This event will take place on Newberry Street in Historic Downtown Aiken. Join us as we kick off the holiday season with music, refreshments, live performances, and a […]

Annual Downtown Tree Lighting

Newberry Festival Center Newberry Street SW, Aiken, SC, United States

The City of Aiken Parks, Recreation & Tourism Department will host the annual Downtown Tree Lighting on Friday, December 1, 2023, from 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm. This event will take place on Newberry Street in Historic Downtown Aiken. Join us as we kick off the holiday season with music, refreshments, live performances, and a […]

Aiken Oktoberfest

Newberry Festival Center Newberry Street SW, Aiken, SC, United States

Join the Aiken Downtown Development Association for the Annual Aiken Oktoberfest. You're encouraged to wear your most festive German attire. There will be authentic German beer, German food, and live music. Bring your pets, your family, and your appetite to this fun fall festival.

Hops & Hogs

Newberry Festival Center Newberry Street SW, Aiken, SC, United States

Come join the festivities on Newberry St. in Downtown Aiken. There will be beer from craft breweries, various BBQ vendors, and live music. Admission is free.

Earth Day Festival

Newberry Festival Center Newberry Street SW, Aiken, SC, United States

The City of Aiken’s annual Earth Day Festival returns to the Newberry St. Festival Area and The Alley on Saturday, April 22, 2023 starting at 9 AM and ending at 1 PM. The celebration theme is “Preserving for Tomorrow What We All Enjoy Today.” The goal is to engage the Aiken community in a festive […]

Event Series Food & Culture Festival

Food & Culture Festival

Newberry Festival Center Newberry Street SW, Aiken, SC, United States

The South Carolina Food and Culture Festival, brought to you by Foodees, is a one-of-a-kind event taking place in the heart of Historic Downtown Aiken. On April 14-16, 2023, Newberry Street will be closed down to host an array of world-class cuisine from various cultures, as well as a diverse collection of artists, crafters, makers, […]

Downtown Aiken Christmas Tree Lighting

Newberry Festival Center Newberry Street SW, Aiken, SC, United States

Join us on Newberry Street for the annual Christmas Tree Lighting. The mayor will countdown the lighting and listen to festive music.