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This facility does have a full time staff. Tours are given during normal business hours (Monday-Friday, 8:00AM - 5:00PM), when the venue is not booked.

Sq. Ft. varies by pavilion

See 'Additional Information'' below

Capacity varies by pavilion

See 'Additional Information' below

7 different picnic pavilions & headgates buildings

See 'Additional Information' below

Multiple Event Types

Weddings & Parties, Corporate Events, Fundraiser Races

No On-Site Caterer

Great for an outdoors BBQ!

Initial table and chair placement

Renter is responsible for further setup and cleanup

Visit Planning & Rules

For more information regarding your event details

Pricing

Rental Rates & Fees

  • Canal Headgates Buildings Rental Fees

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    Rental Fees Initial Rental
    Deposit
    Refundable
    Damage Deposit
    4 Hours Per Additional
    Hour
    Dance Pavilion (DP) $360.00 $15.00 1/2 of Rental Fee $100.00
    Dining Hall (DH) $210.00 $15.00 1/2 of Rental Fee $50.00
    DP + DH $385.00 $15.00 1/2 of Rental Fee $100.00
    DP + BBQ Pit $395.00 $15.00 1/2 of Rental Fee $100.00
    DH + BBQ Pit $245.00 $15.00 1/2 of Rental Fee $50.00
    DP + DH + BBQ Pit $470.00 $15.00 1/2 of Rental Fee $100.00
    All fees subject to change.
  • Picnic Pavilion & Millhouse Rental Fees

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    Rental Fees Initial Rental
    Deposit
    Refundable
    Damage Deposit
    Hourly Rate
    (4 Hour Minimum)
    Daily Rate
    (12 Hours)
    Magnolia* $15.00 $65.00 1/2 of Rental Fee $25.00
    Creekview* $10.00 $50.00 1/2 of Rental Fee $25.00
    Overlook* $10.00 $50.00 1/2 of Rental Fee $25.00
    Millhouse $20.00 $150.00 1/2 of Rental Fee $100.00
    *If water and electricity is not needed, Picnic Pavilions may be used at no cost; first come, first serve, if not already rented.
    All fees subject to change.

Additional Information

VENUE DESCRIPTIONS

  • Dance Pavilion: open air hillside pavilion without screen; water; electric; ceiling fans; tables and chairs
  • Dining Hall: open air screened in pavilion with stationary picnic tables; water; electric; ceiling fans
  • BBQ Pit: open air pavilion next to the dining hall; no cooking food overnight
  • Magnolia (Picnic Pavilion): 32-40 person picnic pavilion; 4 tables; 3 grills; water; electric; ceiling fans
  • Creekview (Picnic Pavilion): 16-20 person picnic pavilion; 2 tables; 2 grills; water; electric; ceiling fans
  • Overlook (Picnic Pavilion): 16-20 person picnic pavilion; 4 tables; 3 grills; water; electric; ceiling fans
  • Millhouse: 16 person enclosed pavilion with sink and mini fridge; water; electric

ABOUT SAVANNAH RAPIDS PAVILION

The Savannah Rapids Park is a 33-acre passive recreation park that has been a destination for nature lovers for more than 150 years. Situated along the Augusta Canal and Reed Creek waterfall, this beautiful site offers a range of activities. Offering 3 private stone picnic pavilions (Magnolia, Overlook, and Creekview) that are available for rent. The newly constructed Millhouse provides restrooms and a small party room that is available to rent. Bicycle rentals are available on the lower level.

As you enter the park, you will see the toddler's playground area locate near several open picnic tables with barbecue grills. This area, is available on a first come first serve basis at no charge. Canoe and Kayak rentals are also available on site.

The Historic Canal Headgate Buildingsare situated along the banks of the Augusta Canal and they date back as early as the 1880's. Recently renovated, all three buildings 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.

Any merchandise or service sales in all Columbia County venues must verify current occupational tax forms to the Internal Revenue Services.

SRP Park & Canal Headgates Buildings Photos

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