Learn about Augusta's' popular activities and culture.
Augusta is best for retirees looking for a quieter lifestyle, and most activities are going to be a bit more typical of small town life. There are a variety of nature parks and small museums, as well as small shops and restaurants. Of course, the annual Masters golf tournament is an Augusta highlight for residents and visitors alike. Those looking for a more robust activity scene can make a day trip to Atlanta, approximately a two hour drive away.
Sports Teams within 60 Miles:
Tybee Island (147 miles away)
Golf courses and country clubs:
Although not a common destination for foodies, Augusta does have a selection of local restaurants that are adored by locals. From steakhouses to BBQ, Augusta is a great example of a city whose culinary scene is more than meets the eye.
Augusta's cultural offerings aren't as vast as other cities on our list, but that doesn't mean that visitors and resident's alike don’t have options. The Augusta Museum of History and the Morris Museum of Art are both popular choices, while the Imperial Theatre and the Symphony Orchestra Augusta are great options to catch a local show.