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Join us this summer for activities such as seasonal spa treatments, holiday events, kayaking and canoeing on Lake Oconee, hiking and biking trails, s’mores by the fire, stargazing in the backyard and swimming in our indoor lap pool.

September

Garden & Gun Weekend at Lake Oconee

September 23-25, 2016

Join us for an exclusive weekend with Garden & Gun celebrating the best food & drink, music, and sporting in the South. Your weekend will include, access to the people behind Garden & Gun magazine: editors, chefs, and experts. Enjoy a private Friday evening of bluegrass barbecue featuring Pitmaster John Lewis of Charleston, SC. Spend Saturday afternoon with a G&G cruise to Sandy Creek Barn followed by a culinary demonstration inspired by G&G’s latest book, The Southerner’s Cookbook and so much more.

Saturday Bourbon Class in Georgia’s Bistro

Saturdays, 3:30 – 4:30 p.m.

Join us every Saturday in the Georgia’s Bistro from 3:30 - 4:30 p.m. for a lesson on a Southern favorite, bourbon. Our resident Bourbon Expert, Kevin Gardner will educate you on the origin, history, process and flavor profile of bourbon. The class will also include samples at $22 per person and will begin promptly at 3:30 p.m. This unique experience has limited availability. 

Please dial (706) 467-7135 for reservations.  

Five for Five at Linger Longer Steakhouse

Wednesday - Sunday, 4 - 6 p.m.

Chef has partnered with our Bar Chefs to create a tapas-style menu available at Linger Longer Bar. The menus will feature 5 cocktail selections and 5 appetizers for $5 each and will be available at our bar from 4 - 6 p.m.

Romantic Lakeside Chiminea Dining

Daily, 5:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.

Sunset provides an engaging backdrop for a romantic, unique and memorable dining experience lakeside. Bask in the glow of your personal chiminea bonfire while relaxing in Adirondack chairs. Enjoy a private dinner with various menus to choose from, in addition to chilled champagne, assorted truffles and chocolate-covered strawberries.

Reservations are required, kindly dial our Guest Relations Team at (706) 467-7135.

Segway Tours

Daily

Reservations are required
Please call the Resort Concierge at (706) 467-7130

We invite you to see the beautiful sights of Georgia’s Lake Country like you’ve never seen them before – on a Segway Personal Transporter (PT). A variety of guided tours are available taking participants on an hour and a half long leisure ride on one of the most unique and innovative modes of transportation. Tours range anywhere from beginner to advanced level. Cost is $135 per person, not including gratuity.

The Ritz Kids Program

Full Day, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m., includes Lunch Half Day, 9 a.m. - 12 p.m. or 1 p.m. - 4 p.m.

Our Ritz Kids program offers a variety of supervised physical and creative activities designed especially for children aged 5-12. Children will enjoy nature hikes, hooking fish and spending a day of adventure they’ll soon not forget. Offering full or half-day options, seven days a week, Ritz Kids has something for every child. Cost is $85 for full day and $65 per half day.  

S'mores By The Lake

Daily, 8 to 10 p.m.

The Ritz-Carlton Reynolds, Lake Oconee is pleased to have you join our complimentary s’mores celebration daily by the rustic, lodge campfire. As you walk through our doors and time begins to slow down, come huddle around the warmth of the resort’s cozy lakeside bonfire and indulge in our signature tradition of delicious s’mores created just to your liking. The fire is lighted daily from 8 to 10 p.m., just outside of Georgia’s Bistro restaurant.

Linger Longer Express

Friday at 3 p.m. & Saturday and Sunday at 10 a.m. & 3 p.m.

All aboard The Linger Longer Express! Explore scenic areas of The Ritz-Carlton Reynolds, Lake Oconee with a complimentary ten-minute ride in the one-of-a-kind, eco-efficient locomotive. The Linger Longer Express departs from the front drive Friday, Saturday and Sunday at the above scheduled times.

Complimentary for registered hotel guests.  

October

The Great Pumpkin Festival

The Month of October

During the month of October, families and their children can enjoy fall activities such as Spooktacular rides on the Linger Longer Express, Classic Autumn Hay Rides, The Great Pumpkin Carving and the Fire Lighting Ceremony followed by delicious s'mores. Cost for The Great Pumpkin Carving is $75 per pumpkin. All other festival activities are complimentary.

Daily Activities in October

  • Fall themed scavenger hunt in the Ritz Kids Concierge
  • A Corny Guessing Game – a month long challenge to guess how many candy corns are in the witch’s magic glass cauldron
  • Spooktacular rides on the Linger Longer Express at 10 a.m. and 3 p.m.

 October 1, 8,15,22,29

  • 11 a.m. – The Art of Fall – painting and creating class for all ages
  • 1 p.m. – The Great Pumpkin Carving & Candy Apple Creating
  • 7:30 p.m. – Legends of the Lake – Fireside story telling
  • 8 p.m. – S’mores and Songs by the Fire – Live acoustic music captures the fun of the season

 October 8,15,22,29

  • 5 p.m. – Happy Haunted Hay Rides – Haunted tales of Halloween past are told as guests make their way around the property

October 29

  • 11 a.m. – The Art of Fall – painting and creating class for all ages
  • 1 p.m. – The Great Pumpkin Carving & Candy Apple Creating
  • 5 p.m. – Costume Parade & Trick or Treating on the Spooktacular Linger Longer Express
  • 7:30 p.m. – Magical Pool Movie Night featuring a featuring Hocus Pocus
  • 7:30 p.m. – Legends of the Lake – Fireside story telling
  • 8 p.m. – S’mores and Songs by the Fire – Live acoustic music captures the fun of the season

Reservations are required for The Pumpkin Carving. Please call the Resort Concierge at (706) 467-7130.  

In the Cellar at Linger Longer Steakhouse

Wednesday, October 5, 2016

Join our resident Sommelier for a wine tasting on the first Wednesday of every month, starting at 6 p.m. in Linger Longer Steakhouse. There will be three wines of different varietals and styles. The Sommelier will explain the way that they blend and contrast. The event begins at 6 p.m. and lasts about 45 minutes, just in time for dinner. The price is $20 per person. CTA Link:

Please call our Guest Relations Team at 706.467.7135 to secure your reservation.  

Amy Grant and Friends Weekend

October, 27-30, 2016

Join us for the Live at the Lake Cultural Series weekend, October 27-30, 2016 with the talents of 6-time Grammy Award winner, Amy Grant and friends.  Come spend three days together at The Ritz-Carlton and discover your creative side. This exclusive weekend will have limited availability and with this intimate setting, you are ensured a personal experience.

For reservations, please call Tiffany Porter at 706.467.7057 or by email at tiffany.porter@ritzcarlton.com

Saturday Bourbon Class in Georgia’s Bistro

Saturdays, 3:30 – 4:30 p.m.

Join us every Saturday in the Georgia’s Bistro from 3:30 - 4:30 p.m. for a lesson on a Southern favorite, bourbon. Our resident Bourbon Expert, Kevin Gardner will educate you on the origin, history, process and flavor profile of bourbon. The class will also include samples at $22 per person and will begin promptly at 3:30 p.m. This unique experience has limited availability. 

Please dial (706) 467-7135 for reservations.  

Five for Five at Linger Longer Steakhouse

Wednesday - Sunday, 4 - 6 p.m.

Chef has partnered with our Bar Chefs to create a tapas-style menu available at Linger Longer Bar. The menus will feature 5 cocktail selections and 5 appetizers for $5 each and will be available at our bar from 4 - 6 p.m.

Romantic Lakeside Chiminea Dining

Daily, 5:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.

Sunset provides an engaging backdrop for a romantic, unique and memorable dining experience lakeside. Bask in the glow of your personal chiminea bonfire while relaxing in Adirondack chairs. Enjoy a private dinner with various menus to choose from, in addition to chilled champagne, assorted truffles and chocolate-covered strawberries.

Reservations are required, kindly dial our Guest Relations Team at (706) 467-7135.

Segway Tours

Daily

Reservations are required
Please call the Resort Concierge at (706) 467-7130

We invite you to see the beautiful sights of Georgia’s Lake Country like you’ve never seen them before – on a Segway Personal Transporter (PT). A variety of guided tours are available taking participants on an hour and a half long leisure ride on one of the most unique and innovative modes of transportation. Tours range anywhere from beginner to advanced level. Cost is $135 per person, not including gratuity.

The Ritz Kids Program

Full Day, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m., includes Lunch Half Day, 9 a.m. - 12 p.m. or 1 p.m. - 4 p.m.

Our Ritz Kids program offers a variety of supervised physical and creative activities designed especially for children aged 5-12. Children will enjoy nature hikes, hooking fish and spending a day of adventure they’ll soon not forget. Offering full or half-day options, seven days a week, Ritz Kids has something for every child. Cost is $85 for full day and $65 per half day.  

S'mores By The Lake

Daily, 8 to 10 p.m.

The Ritz-Carlton Reynolds, Lake Oconee is pleased to have you join our complimentary s’mores celebration daily by the rustic, lodge campfire. As you walk through our doors and time begins to slow down, come huddle around the warmth of the resort’s cozy lakeside bonfire and indulge in our signature tradition of delicious s’mores created just to your liking. The fire is lighted daily from 8 to 10 p.m., just outside of Georgia’s Bistro restaurant.

Linger Longer Express

Friday at 3 p.m. & Saturday and Sunday at 10 a.m. & 3 p.m.

All aboard The Linger Longer Express! Explore scenic areas of The Ritz-Carlton Reynolds, Lake Oconee with a complimentary ten-minute ride in the one-of-a-kind, eco-efficient locomotive. The Linger Longer Express departs from the front drive Friday, Saturday and Sunday at the above scheduled times.

Complimentary for registered hotel guests.  

November

In the Cellar at Linger Longer Steakhouse

Wednesday, November 2, 2016

Join our resident Sommelier for a wine tasting on the first Wednesday of every month, starting at 6 p.m. in Linger Longer Steakhouse. There will be three wines of different varietals and styles. The Sommelier will explain the way that they blend and contrast. The event begins at 6 p.m. and lasts about 45 minutes, just in time for dinner. The price is $20 per person. CTA Link:

Please call our Guest Relations Team at 706.467.7135 to secure your reservation.  

Annual Lighting at the Lake and Live Entertainment Featuring Rodeo and Juliet

Wednesday, November 23, 2016 at 6 p.m.

Join us as we officially launch the holiday season with the resort’s annual “Lighting at the Lake” along with an evening of entertainment featuring Rodeo and Juliet. Combined with our gorgeous setting, it promises to be a relaxed and fun evening for everyone. We are grateful for our returning guests and look forward to meeting those of you joining us for the first time.  

Thanksgiving Brunch

Thursday, November 24, 2016

Celebrate the holiday together with your family with our Thanksgiving favorites. Reservations are available between 11:30 a.m. and 3:45 p.m. and the cost is $82 per adult and $45 per child, ages 4-12.

Please call our Restaurant Coordinator at 706.467.7059 to secure your reservation.  

Breakfast with Santa

Saturday, November 26, 2016

Children of all ages will delight in attending Breakfast with Santa where your child's wish list can be shared with him personally. Young guests will enjoy a breakfast buffet featuring miniature pancakes, muffins, waffles and other pint-sized breakfast items. Families will also receive one complimentary 5x7 photo with Santa. Reservations are available between 8 a.m. and 12:30 p.m. and the cost is $48 per adult and $28 per child, ages 4-12.

Please call our Restaurant Coordinator at 706.467.7059 to secure your reservation. 

Ice Skating Rink

November 23, 2016 through January 2, 2017

The beautiful 6,000-square-foot Ice Rink at the Pavilion will open Wednesday, November 23, 2016 and will remain open through January 2, 2017.  

Saturday Bourbon Class in Georgia’s Bistro

Saturdays, 3:30 – 4:30 p.m.

Join us every Saturday in the Georgia’s Bistro from 3:30 - 4:30 p.m. for a lesson on a Southern favorite, bourbon. Our resident Bourbon Expert, Kevin Gardner will educate you on the origin, history, process and flavor profile of bourbon. The class will also include samples at $22 per person and will begin promptly at 3:30 p.m. This unique experience has limited availability. 

Please dial (706) 467-7135 for reservations.  

Five for Five at Linger Longer Steakhouse

Wednesday - Sunday, 4 - 6 p.m.

Chef has partnered with our Bar Chefs to create a tapas-style menu available at Linger Longer Bar. The menus will feature 5 cocktail selections and 5 appetizers for $5 each and will be available at our bar from 4 - 6 p.m.

Romantic Lakeside Chiminea Dining

Daily, 5:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.

Sunset provides an engaging backdrop for a romantic, unique and memorable dining experience lakeside. Bask in the glow of your personal chiminea bonfire while relaxing in Adirondack chairs. Enjoy a private dinner with various menus to choose from, in addition to chilled champagne, assorted truffles and chocolate-covered strawberries.

Reservations are required, kindly dial our Guest Relations Team at (706) 467-7135.

The Ritz Kids Program

Full Day, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m., includes Lunch Half Day, 9 a.m. - 12 p.m. or 1 p.m. - 4 p.m.

Our Ritz Kids program offers a variety of supervised physical and creative activities designed especially for children aged 5-12. Children will enjoy nature hikes, hooking fish and spending a day of adventure they’ll soon not forget. Offering full or half-day options, seven days a week, Ritz Kids has something for every child. Cost is $85 for full day and $65 per half day.  

S'mores By The Lake

Daily, 8 to 10 p.m.

The Ritz-Carlton Reynolds, Lake Oconee is pleased to have you join our complimentary s’mores celebration daily by the rustic, lodge campfire. As you walk through our doors and time begins to slow down, come huddle around the warmth of the resort’s cozy lakeside bonfire and indulge in our signature tradition of delicious s’mores created just to your liking. The fire is lighted daily from 8 to 10 p.m., just outside of Georgia’s Bistro restaurant.

Linger Longer Express

Friday at 3 p.m. & Saturday and Sunday at 10 a.m. & 3 p.m.

All aboard The Linger Longer Express! Explore scenic areas of The Ritz-Carlton Reynolds, Lake Oconee with a complimentary ten-minute ride in the one-of-a-kind, eco-efficient locomotive. The Linger Longer Express departs from the front drive Friday, Saturday and Sunday at the above scheduled times.

Complimentary for registered hotel guests.  

December

In the Cellar at Linger Longer Steakhouse

Wednesday, December 7, 2016

Join our resident Sommelier for a wine tasting on the first Wednesday of every month, starting at 6 p.m. in Linger Longer Steakhouse. There will be three wines of different varietals and styles. The Sommelier will explain the way that they blend and contrast. The event begins at 6 p.m. and lasts about 45 minutes, just in time for dinner. The price is $20 per person. CTA Link:

Please call our Guest Relations Team at 706.467.7135 to secure your reservation.  

Breakfast with Santa

Saturday, December 17, 2016

Children of all ages will delight in attending Breakfast with Santa where your child's wish list can be shared with him personally. Young guests will enjoy a breakfast buffet featuring miniature pancakes, muffins, waffles and other pint-sized breakfast items. Families will also receive one complimentary 5x7 photo with Santa. Reservations are available between 8 a.m. and 12:30 p.m. and the cost is $48 per adult and $28 per child, ages 4-12.

Please call our Restaurant Coordinator at 706.467.7059 to secure your reservation. 

Ice Skating Rink

November 23, 2016 through January 2, 2017

The beautiful 6,000-square-foot Ice Rink at the Pavilion will open Wednesday, November 23, 2016 and will remain open through January 2, 2017.  

Saturday Bourbon Class in Georgia’s Bistro

Saturdays, 3:30 – 4:30 p.m.

Join us every Saturday in the Georgia’s Bistro from 3:30 - 4:30 p.m. for a lesson on a Southern favorite, bourbon. Our resident Bourbon Expert, Kevin Gardner will educate you on the origin, history, process and flavor profile of bourbon. The class will also include samples at $22 per person and will begin promptly at 3:30 p.m. This unique experience has limited availability. 

Please dial (706) 467-7135 for reservations.  

Five for Five at Linger Longer Steakhouse

Wednesday - Sunday, 4 - 6 p.m.

Chef has partnered with our Bar Chefs to create a tapas-style menu available at Linger Longer Bar. The menus will feature 5 cocktail selections and 5 appetizers for $5 each and will be available at our bar from 4 - 6 p.m.

Romantic Lakeside Chiminea Dining

Daily, 5:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.

Sunset provides an engaging backdrop for a romantic, unique and memorable dining experience lakeside. Bask in the glow of your personal chiminea bonfire while relaxing in Adirondack chairs. Enjoy a private dinner with various menus to choose from, in addition to chilled champagne, assorted truffles and chocolate-covered strawberries.

Reservations are required, kindly dial our Guest Relations Team at (706) 467-7135.

The Ritz Kids Program

Full Day, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m., includes Lunch Half Day, 9 a.m. - 12 p.m. or 1 p.m. - 4 p.m.

Our Ritz Kids program offers a variety of supervised physical and creative activities designed especially for children aged 5-12. Children will enjoy nature hikes, hooking fish and spending a day of adventure they’ll soon not forget. Offering full or half-day options, seven days a week, Ritz Kids has something for every child. Cost is $85 for full day and $65 per half day.  

S'mores By The Lake

Daily, 8 to 10 p.m.

The Ritz-Carlton Reynolds, Lake Oconee is pleased to have you join our complimentary s’mores celebration daily by the rustic, lodge campfire. As you walk through our doors and time begins to slow down, come huddle around the warmth of the resort’s cozy lakeside bonfire and indulge in our signature tradition of delicious s’mores created just to your liking. The fire is lighted daily from 8 to 10 p.m., just outside of Georgia’s Bistro restaurant.

Linger Longer Express

Friday at 3 p.m. & Saturday and Sunday at 10 a.m. & 3 p.m.

All aboard The Linger Longer Express! Explore scenic areas of The Ritz-Carlton Reynolds, Lake Oconee with a complimentary ten-minute ride in the one-of-a-kind, eco-efficient locomotive. The Linger Longer Express departs from the front drive Friday, Saturday and Sunday at the above scheduled times.

Complimentary for registered hotel guests.  

January

Ice Skating Rink

November 23, 2016 through January 2, 2017

The beautiful 6,000-square-foot Ice Rink at the Pavilion will open Wednesday, November 23, 2016 and will remain open through January 2, 2017.  

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