Columbia SC Biscuits Make Life Gravy

Wednesday, July 7, 2021 12:00 PM by McClelland Schilling

There’s just something about biscuits & gravy that make them the perfect comfort food. Whether it’s a side or the main course, you can never go wrong ordering up this tried-and-true breakfast staple. Lucky for us, there’s no shortage of spots around town that know how to serve them up right. Keep...

Yes, You Can Eat for $40 a Day in Columbia SC

Wednesday, June 23, 2021 12:00 PM by Kelly Barbrey

Mix and match these affordable meal options for around or under $10 each in Columbia SC to try iconic local favorites and the latest additions to the culinary scene and see if you can meet the challenge to keep your road trip meal budget under $40 per person each day during your stay! Comptons...

Sizzling Summer Events in Columbia SC

Tuesday, June 15, 2021 12:00 AM by Dayna Cantelmi

Though the temps may indicate that summer has already been here for a while, we can now *officially* say that summer has arrived. Fill these long, sunny days with a full calendar of festivals, live music, holiday celebrations, sports and more. Juneteenth Juneteenth marks when the last enslaved...
Get your chopsticks and soy sauce at the ready, because we have the rundown on some of the places around town where you can get your sushi fix. Camon We’re a sucker for the unexpected and Camon is certainly that. Tucked away into an unassuming location on the outskirts of Main Street, you won’t...

Celebrate Juneteenth in Columbia SC

Friday, June 11, 2021 9:00 AM by Helen Dennis

As a city well known for its history and readiness to celebrate, we are looking forward to Juneteenth and the special day to commemorate and rejoice in the achievements of African Americans. What is Juneteenth? On June 19, 1865, the final enslaved people in the United States were finally freed. The...
It’s time to celebrate the dads in our lives with thoughtful recognition and a few of their favorite things. From BBQ and beer to outdoor adventure and art, Columbia SC has a number of dad-worthy tricks up its sleeve to show dad just how much you love him. Nothing says summer like a little road trip...
While visitors to Columbia are only here for a while, there is a way to take part of the region back home with you. Columbia is full of garden shops and nurseries specializing in everything from tropical plants to heirloom varieties. Here are a few of our favorites. Cayce Farmer’s Market If you’re...