Special Events

Special Events for our community, neighbors, and visitors!

Our Special Events office is located at the Augusta Common in Downtown Augusta. In addition to coordinating Augusta Recreation & Parks Department events, the Special Events office also coordinates and facilitates all special events located at the Augusta Common, the Augusta Riverwalk and any major event the City of Augusta partners with downtown.

March 6: Come and celebrate World Tennis Day with us!

March 6 is World Tennis Day

MACH Academy, Augusta Pickleball, and Newman Tennis Center are inviting you to celebrate World Tennis Day during our open house at Newman Tennis Center on March 6, 2023. This is a great opportunity to learn about Tennis and Pickleball and get your game started during our free clinics, or just come an play with us during Freeplay! During the event, we are offering memberships to Newman Tennis Center at a discounted rate, and introduce the Augusta Sports Pass, a combined membership for Aquatics, Tennis, and usage of our gyms and fitness rooms.

Annual Events

 Augusta, Georgia hosts many events at the Augusta Common, in Downtown Augusta, and our parks. Here you can find information for the major annual events and mark the date.

Community Events

Our community centers have regular events throughout the year in your local community. On this page you can learn about the next upcoming events and the activities at your community center.

Outdoor event venue request

Whether you are planning a public event, or want to use one of our outdoor event venues for a private function, the special event office is a great point of contact to guide you through the process. Experienced staff can guide you through policies, permit requirements, and contracts to help make your event a success.