Seeds : Last chance to see this annual exhibit at the Westobou Gallery showcasing the work of selected local artists for $300 or less before it closes on January 27th. Make sure you check out the Westobou10 events for January to see more high quality art events around the River Region.
January 6 - 8
Poison Peach Film Festival : The 9th annual film festival, chosen as a Westobou10 event, brings locally and regionally produced independent films - including the world premier of two horror films - to the Imperial Theatre. Friday night's films are family friendly and Saturday night's films are R-rated.
Bach Brandenburg : The Symphony Orchestra of Augusta hosts Levon Ambartsumian, guest conductor & violinist, for an evening of musical masterpieces composed by Bach, Piazzolla, Mozart and Tchaikovsky.
Artrageous! Family Sunday - Book Reading Extravaganza : Celebrate the art of a good book at the Morris Museum of Art. Children's books will be read by meteorologist Jay Jefferies, Savannah Riverkeeper Tonya Bonitatibus and a firefighter from Augusta Richmond County fire department. Afterwards, everyone will design their own storybook to take home.
Gaming Night : This interactive night of food and fun includes chili, ale and wine and card games from the Colonial era in the tavern of the Living History Park.
Budweiser True Music Southern Soul & Song Series - Sierra Hull : The 5th installment of the Budweiser True Music Southern Soul and Song series was chosen as a Westobou10 event. The 24 year old Bluegrass prodigy brings music from her latest album - Weighted Mind - to the Imperial Theatre stage.
January 14 - 21
Augusta Futurity : This 8 day event includes a day of championship bull riding, a week of cutting horse competitions and a morning Family Fun Fest at the James Brown Arena.
An Evening with Danny Kaye : Brian Childers pays tribute to one of Broadway and Hollywood’s greatest showmen in this event chosen for Westobou10. Childers delivers both the performance persona of that unique comic/crooner/clown/character and his off-stage charm - creating a touching portrait of a real person.
January 20, 21 & 23
Tuesdays with Morrie : Le Chat Noir's young artist collective, Les Chatons Noir, brings the memoir of American author Mitch Albom to life onstage - telling the story of an old man, a young man and life's greatest lesson.
WILD KRATTS Live! : Join the adventures of Chris and Martin Kratt as they encounter incredible wild animals, combining science education with fun and adventure during this live action stage performance at the Bell Auditorium.
High Art Low Country : The Morris Museum of Art celebrates the unveiling of two new paintings by Johnathan Green and hosts a trunk show from The Johnathan Green Collection.
Full Moon Hike : Explore Phinizy Swamp at night during this 2 hour guided hike through the Nature Park.
Cinderella : Chosen as a Westobou10 event, Storyland Theatre brings their original stage play based on the classic fairy tale to the stage.