Famously Hot New Year

New Year’s Eve with Salt-N-Pepa This FREE New Years’s Eve Celebration features a full-length concert featuring Salt-N-Pepa as well as bands The High Divers and Cottontown Soul Society. Located in front of the State House, downtown Columbia, South Carolina. Attending the event? Post using hashtag: #FHNY

Lights Before Christmas at Riverbanks Zoo

November 23, 2019 – December 31, 2019; Nightly 5-9 PM Enjoy nearly one million twinkling lights, countless decorative images, Holly Jolly Christmas Parade, animated story tree, nightly visits with Santa (through December 23), warm memories and holiday cheer around the Jingle Bell Bonfire, and much more! Admission: $12 Adults and $10 Children ages 2–12. Children …

Soda City Market on Main in Columbia

Columbia’s weekly Main Street event inspired by traditional European street markets. Open every Saturday morning 9 a.m. –1 p.m., year-round, rain or shine! Main Street, Columbia 1500 Block of Main Street Columbia, SC

City Market Brew Fest

Celebrate Oktoberfest with a Bang! Come and Hang out with Twisted Spur Brewing and Drink Great Brews October 26 – 12 PM to 6 PM Sample beer at stations, enjoy German favorites, listen to great live music!  

South Carolina State Fair

150th ANNIVERSARY! Celebrate with family and friends during the South Carolina State Fair. 150th Celebration Wheel FREE Circus Fun – Daily 2:30 pm, 5:00 pm, 7:30 pm Daily Live Music Friday, Oct 11 – Tokyo Joe, Tribute to Tom Petty FREE Pepsi Place 7:00 pm Saturday, Oct 12 – Sweet Potato Pie FREE Pepsi Place …

Hootie & The Blowfish ft. Barenaked Ladies

Hootie & The Blowfish – Group Therapy Tour Wednesday September 11 7:30 PM Thursday September 12 7:30 PM Friday September 13 7:30 PM **Check for tickets. Some dates are sold out**

Taco Crawl

The 2nd Annual Taco Crawl in The Vista.  Tickets are $20-40 (21+ event) Your General Admission Ticket Includes: (Must have wristband) 4 Tacos (Tabs to exchange for tacos) Taco Crawl Koozie Exclusive drink specials at every stop (Margs, Beer, and Tequila) The Taco Crawl Signature Crawl Map Professional photographer and photo props DJs and entertainment …

Pan-African Cultural Festival

Pan-African Cultural Festival Saturday, June 22, 2019 at 10:30 AM – 6:30 PM Robert Mills House & Gardens 1616 Blanding St Columbia, South Carolina 29201 Festival celebrating people from the African Diaspora (e.g., African Americans; Africans; Caribbeans; Afro-Latinx). Lots of activities for adults and children; dancing; African fashion show; learn African languages; vendors; drumming

Vintage Market Days

Vintage Market Days Friday, June 21, 2019, 10:00 am to 5:00 pm Saturday, June 22, 2019, 10:00 am to 5:00 pm Sunday, June 23, 2019, 10:00 am to 4:00 pm South Carolina State Fair 1200 Rosewood Dr Columbia, SC 29201 Admission for children under 12 is free. Cash and credit card are accepted at the gate. Once purchased, …