Experience the Magic of Aiken

This is your chance to win a getaway to Aiken, SC to enjoy decadent dining, exciting events, and small-town charm. 


One of National Geographic's featured Places to Stay (2009) where southern charm is an understatement.

Two-night Stay at The Carriage House Inn

Shop boutiques, presents and more while enjoying the most wonderful time in Aiken. 

$50 Downtown Bucks for

Local Shopping

On the tour, you’ll see and hear about Historic Homes and Churches, Equestrian Sites, The Civil War’s Battle of Aiken and more.

Two tickets to the Aiken Trolley Tour

Homemade soups and salads, hotdogs, burgers, specialty sandwiches hot off the grill, and daily Blue Plate (just like Mama made).

Lunch for Two at Betsy’s Round the Corner

Built in the late 19th century, received a 2013 best hotel in the world award by Travel+Leisure international travel magazine.

Dinner For Two at The Willcox

Located in the heart of downtown Aiken serving specialty cocktails, wine and beer.

Drinks for Two at Whiskey Alley

Enjoy the most wonderful time of the year in Aiken

The City of Aiken is the perfect place to begin a Holiday Tradition. Christmas in Aiken means exciting holiday packages and magical events, caroling on the street corners and so much more...

Shop, dine and catch live music while meandering quaint downtown streets, gaze at an iconic oak canopy, experience the equestrian culture, and take a historic trolley tour.

See Why Aiken is a Place Like No Other

What to Do in Aiken

A trip to Aiken means getting outdoors, experiencing history, meandering through beautiful parks and bustling shopping. As you explore Aiken you will notice a thriving downtown that has much to offer. Aiken hosts world-class equestrian events and all sorts of festivals. In Aiken, there's always something new to discover.

Where to Stay in Aiken

Aiken is the perfect Southern travel destination with something for everyone! Discover the perfect fit at an award-winning hotel or quaint bed and breakfast. With accommodations for groups, families, and even furry friends find out which Aiken accommodation fits you best.

What to Eat in Aiken

Aiken boasts an incredible abundance of restaurants, cafes and foodie celebrations. At our many locally owned cafes and restaurants, you'll find something for every taste and budget.