Fall 2018 Events in Aiken, SC

With fall approaching, there are no shortage of events and festivals happening in Aiken, SC. Whether you gravitate toward the arts, sports, or the outdoors, you’re sure to find a reason to mark your calendar. Here are a few highlights:

Aiken’s Makin’
This 2-day arts and crafts festival features more than 300 vendors, including a variety of food options. All crafts items are handmade by the vendor. Come explore downtown Aiken and enjoy this showcase of local arts and culture. Free to public.

Friday, Sept. 7, 2018 9 AM – 6 PM
Saturday, Sept. 8, 2018 9 AM – 5 PM

Aiken Fall Steeplechase, Holiday Cup
Aiken Steeplechase hosts two horse racing events each year, both sanctioned by the National Steeplechase Association. Tickets required; cost varies.

Saturday, Oct. 27, 2018

Aiken Music Fest
Aiken Music Fest is a series of six musical performances, happening on Saturday nights at Highlands. $10/car.

Saturday, Sept. 8, 2018 7 – 11 PM
Dangermuffin (americana roots rock)

Saturday, Oct. 20, 2018 7 – 11 PM
The Barry Richman Band (blue rock jazz)

For a more comprehensive list of events in Aiken, SC, check out the Visit Aiken, SC online events calendar.

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