Rental Facilities and Venues Department

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 Columbia County
Rental Facilities and Venues Department
3300 Evans-to-Locks Road
Martinez, GA  30907
(706) 868.3349

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The Rental Facilities & Venues Department handles all rental and general operations of multiple facilities within Columbia County.  From state-of-the art performances. large scale concerts to intimate wedding or reception, Columbia County has something to accommodate every event. Each of the facilities is pictured  below with specific information on location and amenities.  If you are interested in utilizing any of these facilities, please call the number shown above for more information and availability.

Exhibit Center exterior


The Exhibition Center , opened in October of 2013 and is a 30,000 square foot multi-purpose facility.  It offers  15,600 square feet of open trade show space, 3 smaller break-out spaces that can be combined to be a beautiful leisure space and a large pre-function area that will benefit all types of events.  This facility has easy access to I-20 and is within 5 minutes of hotels and restaurants.
Located at:  212 Partnership Drive
                   Grovetown, GA  30813
                   On site phone number:  706.650.5000
                   To schedule a tour:  706.868.3349

The  Savannah Rapids Pavilion is a 25,000 sq. ft. meeting and banquet facility that overlooks theNew Savannah Rapids Pavilion beautiful Savannah River from an 80 foot bluff.  This multi-purpose facility has 8 rooms ranging in size from 7,400 sq. ft. to a small conference room designed for board meetings for 12.  Whether you're planning a meeting for 40 or a wedding and reception for 450, this facility will make any  event a  memorable success.  Boasting a beautiful panoramic view of the river and the Historic Augusta Canal Headgates, the Savannah Rapids Pavilion offers you a wonderful relaxing atmosphere for any type of event.
Located at:  3300 Evans-to-Locks Road
                    Martinez, GA  30907                                                                             
                    Phone number at site:  
The Savannah Rapids Pavilion is located in the 33-acre Savannah Rapids Park.  For more information on what the entire park has to offer, please click here

Dining Hall with Dance Pavilion in backgroungThe Historic Canal Buildings are situated along the banks of the Augusta Canal and they date back to as early as the 1880's.  All three buildings, now renovated,  can be rented individually or as a package.  The Dance Pavilion overlooks the Dining Hall and barbecue pit as well as the beautiful Canal.  The Dance Pavilion is a perfect setting for that outdoor wedding or birthday party for 50-100 people. The Dining Hall is a screened facility with eight 9' picnic tables and a small prep area with running water.  The Barbecue Pit is adjacent to the Dining Hall and offers a window into history and the old "Pig Pickins."  Perfect for family reunions or employee appreciation days, the historical feel of the Augusta Headgates relaxes and soothes the weary.  For more information, call 706.868.3349. 
        Located at:  3300 Evans-to-Locks Road   
                            Martinez, GA  30907
        No on-site phone

Eubank Blanchard Center located in Appling Georgia

The Eubank Blanchard Center is a stand alone center located in the Phinizy Community near Appling, GA.  This facility offers a commercial kitchen with ice machine, 6 burner range, refrigerator and freezer as well as ample counter space.  The Eubank Blanchard Center is available for an amazingly low hourly rate of $30 or a daily rate of $250.  The client is responsible for setting up their own tables and chairs and replacing them in the closet at the end of the event.  Basic sweeping and mopping are only necessary in the kitchen as well as removing all trash from the building.  The communtiy center offers you a ski lodge atmosphere with exposed cathedral ceiling and gas log fireplace.  It is the perfect place for anyone planning an event with a guest count of 50-75.  For more information, call 706.868.3349.
Located at:  6868 Cobbham Road
                    Appling, GA  30802 

Sales Office Operating Hours:
  Monday - Friday         8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  Walk-ins and tours:    8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
  Please note:  No tours available when rooms are occupied.

Bicycle and kayak rentals are available on weekends at Savannah Rapids Park!  Call 706.373.4519 for bike rentals and 706.832.5323 for canoe and kayak rentals.

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Professional photo of Sandy Boner
 Email:  Sandy Boner, Manager
Rental Facilities & Venues Department