Did Someone Say Beer?

Thursday, January 23, 2020 12:00 AM by Kelsey Carmichael

While we love an impromptu brewery hopping day (especially on a sunny day), sometimes it’s nice to have a schedule for your suds. Read on for some beer-focused experiences and events that are sure to wet your whistle. Columbia Brew Bus They drive, you drink. Hit some of Columbia’s most popular...

24 Hours in West Columbia

Tuesday, January 21, 2020 2:00 PM by Kelly Barbrey

It’s no secret to Columbia SC locals that West Columbia is booming. This beloved district is home to a burgeoning batch of funky restaurants, a delightful array of antique shops and more art than you can shake a stick at. Start out by booking a stay at West Columbia’s Holiday Inn Airport, where...

Spice it Up: 7 Hot Drinks in Columbia SC

Wednesday, January 15, 2020 2:00 PM by Helen Dennis

The Columbia SC beverage scene is pretty hot, but these spicy cocktails and coffees take it to the next level. Grab your friends and head to one of these local watering holes for libations that are sure to set your mouth on fire, but in a good way. COA This downtown agavaria and cocina knows a...

Zero Chill: Heated Patios in Columbia SC

Monday, January 13, 2020 12:00 AM by Dayna Cantelmi

For all of you out there who are outdoorsy in that you like eating and drinking on patios, winter may not be your strongest season. But not to worry, because in Columbia SC, it’s always patio season. We have the rundown on some heated patios around town where you can stay warm and still get in that...
We’re just going to go ahead and assume that it was on everyone’s list of New Year’s resolutions to experience Columbia SC to the fullest this year. We’re here to help with our roundup of all the fun happenings going on around town in the month of January. So don’t waste any time! Get out there and...

New Year's Day Food

Friday, December 20, 2019 12:00 AM by Kelly Barbrey

In addition to being the official vegetable of South Carolina, collard greens become the star of the show around this time of year for another reason. If you’re from the South, you probably grew up eating collards — in addition to black-eyed peas and cornbread — on New Year’s Day to bring...

2020 Famously Hot New Year

Wednesday, December 18, 2019 12:00 AM by Helen Dennis

2019 has been pretty good to Columbia SC, but in this city we are always looking forward to what's next. Welcoming the year 2020 is no exception, and here to help ring in the New Year is the Famously Hot New Year's Eve Celebration. Salt-n-Pepa Since 2011, Famously Hot New Year's Eve has been...

Give the Gift of Tickets this Holiday Season

Wednesday, December 11, 2019 12:00 AM by Charlene Slaughter

Having trouble thinking of the perfect holiday gift? Christmas is the perfect time to grab the hottest tickets in town, and Columbia has no shortage of hot tickets in 2020. Give the gift of music, theater, comedy and family friendly fun at the following events. Theatre + Art Broadway is coming to...