Leading up to the final rounds of the Masters Tournament, visit Evans Towne Center Park for the Columbia County Championship Festival April 10-12, 2013, featuring concerts by Lynyrd Skynyrd and Chris Young, a free family fun day and VIP events.
On Family Day, Wednesday, enjoy rides, inflatables, giant slides, rock climbing walls, a petting zoo and more from noon to 6 p.m. Free entertainment will perform on stage from 6 - 8 p.m., and a fireworks show will follow.
Also Wednesday, a limited-space private event to raise money for Thunder Over Augusta, a military appreciation celebration, will be held 8:30 to 11 p.m. The "Fund the Boom" benefit will feature special guests Rudy Giuliani, former Barenaked Ladies front man Steven Page, wine pairings, acoustic music and a silent auction.
RCA Recording Artist Chris Young will headline the Thursday night concert, a benefit for St. Jude Children's Research Hospital. Chris is the current American Country Award winner for Breakthrough Artist of the Year and Single of the Year for "Voices."
Lynyrd Skynyrd will perform Friday night starting at 7 p.m. Along with classics "Free Bird" and "Sweet Home Alabama," the band will play music from their newest release, "Last Of A Dyin' Breed."
Hours of Operation
Wednesday: 12:00PM - 11:00PM
Admission & Fees
Chris Young, April 11 $27.50-$35
Family Day, April 10 Free
Fund the Boom benefit, April 10 $100
Lynyrd Skynyrd, April 12 $40-$55
Film & Music Site
Suitable for Ages
Fairs & Festivals, Family Friendly, Music & Concerts