City of Aiken Calendar of Events

May
27
Mon
2019
45th Annual Hopelands Concert Series
May 27 @ 7:00 pm
45th Annual Hopelands Concert Series @ Hopelands Garden


May 27, 7:00 PM – The Aiken Civic Ballet
Sponsored by The Friends of Hopelands and Rye Patch, Inc.
The Aiken Civic Ballet Company, South Carolina’s longest continuously-operating dance company. ACBC produces original ballets and contemporary dance works under the direction of Artistic Director Diane Toole Miller.


Guests are encouraged to bring a lawn chair or blanket for seating. Picnic dinners are welcomed, but alcohol is strictly prohibited. Admission is free. In the case of inclement weather, April concerts will take place at the Odell Weeks Center at 1700 Whiskey Rd. in Gym 2.

A new and exciting change this season, concerts forced indoors during the months of May and June will take place at the Aiken Senior & Youth Center, located at 841 Edgefield Ave. NW.

Event parking is located across the street from Hopelands Gardens at the Green Boundary Club, 780 Whiskey Road. Handicap parking is available at Rye Patch on Berrie Road and Hopelands Gardens on Dupree Place.

Jun
3
Mon
2019
45th Annual Hopelands Concert Series
Jun 3 @ 7:00 pm
45th Annual Hopelands Concert Series @ Hopelands Garden


June 3, 7:00 PM – Maureen Simpson & The Aiken Chorale Society
A community chorus dedicated to providing the best singing experience to interested and talented singers throughout the Aiken area. Our repertoire is wide – from early music to last year’s hit movie theme. Brahms in German, Puccini in Italian, or John Williams in English – we celebrate the best in composition and we welcome you to join us.


Guests are encouraged to bring a lawn chair or blanket for seating. Picnic dinners are welcomed, but alcohol is strictly prohibited. Admission is free. In the case of inclement weather, April concerts will take place at the Odell Weeks Center at 1700 Whiskey Rd. in Gym 2.

A new and exciting change this season, concerts forced indoors during the months of May and June will take place at the Aiken Senior & Youth Center, located at 841 Edgefield Ave. NW.

Event parking is located across the street from Hopelands Gardens at the Green Boundary Club, 780 Whiskey Road. Handicap parking is available at Rye Patch on Berrie Road and Hopelands Gardens on Dupree Place.

Jun
10
Mon
2019
45th Annual Hopelands Concert Series
Jun 10 @ 7:00 pm
45th Annual Hopelands Concert Series @ Hopelands Garden


June 10, 7:00 PM – Aiken Concert Band
Sponsored by Security Federal Bank
The Aiken Concert Band has been in existence for 42 years and is presently composed of over 70 talented musicians from the Aiken area. The band is under the leadership of Music Director and Conductor Mr. Todd Jenkins.


Guests are encouraged to bring a lawn chair or blanket for seating. Picnic dinners are welcomed, but alcohol is strictly prohibited. Admission is free. In the case of inclement weather, April concerts will take place at the Odell Weeks Center at 1700 Whiskey Rd. in Gym 2.

A new and exciting change this season, concerts forced indoors during the months of May and June will take place at the Aiken Senior & Youth Center, located at 841 Edgefield Ave. NW.

Event parking is located across the street from Hopelands Gardens at the Green Boundary Club, 780 Whiskey Road. Handicap parking is available at Rye Patch on Berrie Road and Hopelands Gardens on Dupree Place.

Jun
17
Mon
2019
45th Annual Hopelands Concert Series
Jun 17 @ 7:00 pm
45th Annual Hopelands Concert Series @ Hopelands Garden


June 17, 7:00 PM – Savannah River Stringband
Come hear lively, energetic, fun roots music played on hammered dulcimer, guitar, banjo, mandolin, ukulele, fiddle, and bass.


Guests are encouraged to bring a lawn chair or blanket for seating. Picnic dinners are welcomed, but alcohol is strictly prohibited. Admission is free. In the case of inclement weather, April concerts will take place at the Odell Weeks Center at 1700 Whiskey Rd. in Gym 2.

A new and exciting change this season, concerts forced indoors during the months of May and June will take place at the Aiken Senior & Youth Center, located at 841 Edgefield Ave. NW.

Event parking is located across the street from Hopelands Gardens at the Green Boundary Club, 780 Whiskey Road. Handicap parking is available at Rye Patch on Berrie Road and Hopelands Gardens on Dupree Place.

Jun
24
Mon
2019
45th Annual Hopelands Concert Series
Jun 24 @ 7:00 pm
45th Annual Hopelands Concert Series @ Hopelands Garden


June 24, 7:00 PM – The Parris Island Marine Band
Sponsored by The Screenprint Factory & Friends of Hopelands and Rye Patch, Inc.
The Parris Island Marine Band has been a part of the Hopelands Concert Series for over 30 years, performing patriotic staples like John Philip Sousa’s “Stars and Stripes Forever”. This crowd favorite completes the Hopelands Concert Series on a high note.


Guests are encouraged to bring a lawn chair or blanket for seating. Picnic dinners are welcomed, but alcohol is strictly prohibited. Admission is free. In the case of inclement weather, April concerts will take place at the Odell Weeks Center at 1700 Whiskey Rd. in Gym 2.

A new and exciting change this season, concerts forced indoors during the months of May and June will take place at the Aiken Senior & Youth Center, located at 841 Edgefield Ave. NW.

Event parking is located across the street from Hopelands Gardens at the Green Boundary Club, 780 Whiskey Road. Handicap parking is available at Rye Patch on Berrie Road and Hopelands Gardens on Dupree Place.