Columbia SC will celebrate the life of Civil Rights Leader Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. through art, charity, service and activism. Here are five ways to commemorate the legacy of Dr. King. King Day at the Dome The annual event, usually held at the South Carolina State House, will move to a virtual...
Comparable to puppies and Sunday brunch, everyone loves pizza—it’s a universal truth. And while you + yours might have a hard time agreeing on the specifics (Red sauce or olive oil? Thin crust or cheese-stuffed? Meat-lovers or veggie-loaded?), no one is complaining when pizza night rolls around. In...

24 Hours in The Vista

Monday, January 4, 2021 12:00 AM by McClelland Schilling

Nestled between the banks of the Congaree River and the downtown scene, you’ll find one of Columbia SC’s most electric districts. From museums full of wonder, public art around every corner, and a mouth-watering culinary scene, The Vista makes for a whirlwind weekend escape. Saturday Morning Check...

Comfy Cozy: How to Hygge in Columbia SC

Wednesday, December 23, 2020 12:00 AM by Dayna Cantelmi

Due to an unexpected amount of extra time spent at home in 2020, many of us have inadvertently become masters of the Danish art of Hygge – a mood of coziness that brings feelings of wellness and contentment. Here’s how you can achieve maximum levels of Hygge comfort in Columbia. Full Belly, Full...

Order Up! Christmas Dining in Columbia SC

Thursday, December 17, 2020 12:00 AM by Helen Dennis

As the old song goes, Christmas is coming and the goose is getting fat. But that doesn't mean you have to be the one to cook the goose, ham, turkey or whatever dish is the centerpiece of your holiday meal. Let local chefs help take off some of the pressure of preparing Christmas dinner, they are the...
Whether you are prepping for an intimate holiday dinner, cocktail hour Zoom with colleagues or suiting up the family for holiday photos, you’ll want to add to your shopping list of all the on-trend finds in Columbia SC boutiques. For Her Vegan Leather: You can’t go wrong with vegan leather right...

A Peek Inside The Arcade Building

Wednesday, December 9, 2020 12:00 AM by McClelland Schilling

Main Street is the heart of Columbia SC’s bustling downtown. As you walk the long stretch of blocks, you’ll find it hard not to be in awe of the architecture and history of the buildings that tower over you. One in particular, The Arcade Building, has been a part of the downtown district for more...