Tag: Hitchcock Woods

The 101st Annual Aiken Horse Show

February-March 2015 Cover

Established by Mrs. Thomas Hitchcock in 1916, the Aiken Horse Show remains one of the foremost equestrian competitions in Aiken. This prestigious and popular competition is the Hitchcock Woods Foundation’s signature annual event. The Aiken Horse Show has retained its…

Weekend of April 11-13

Do you have tickets to the Masters this weekend in Augusta? Don’t worry: most of us don’t either.  Whether you have tickets or not, you can certainly feel that Aiken is buzzing with Masters Fever. We hear the restaurants are…

Throwback Thursday, Aiken Horse Show Edition

The Aiken Horse Show, which starts tomorrow, April 4,  at 9:00 AM, has been an Aiken tradition since 1916. The show was dreamed up by Louise Hitchcock as a grande finale to the winter season. It was a show for…

Hitchcock Woods to Reopen Friday

The Hitchcock Woods,  closed since the ice storm on February 12 and 13, is set to reopen to walkers and riders on Friday, February 28. Like most of downtown Aiken, the Hitchcock Woods sustained heavy damage from downed trees and…