Hop in! We’re going on a public art tour.

Thursday, March 19, 2020 12:00 AM by Helen Dennis

Load up the car, it’s time to explore the Columbia SC public art. While many museums and attractions have temporarily closed their doors to the public, you don’t have to take a break from the art and culture around town. We’ve crafted a few public art driving tours of Columbia SC featuring art that...

4 Reasons to Visit Columbia SC this Spring

Thursday, March 12, 2020 12:00 AM by Helen Dennis

With Winter squarely in our rear-view, we are ready to welcome springtime to Columbia SC. Bold Blooms Our city comes alive with beautiful blooms at the first hint of spring. From the cherry blossoms to pear trees, driving through the State House Grounds is a perfect fusion of history and nature. To...

5 New Ways to Enjoy Soda City Suds Week

Monday, March 9, 2020 12:00 AM by Guest Blogger

Guest blogger and Soda City Suds Week board member, Whitney McCormac shares what is new at the 2020 celebration of locally brewed beer. Think you’ve done Soda City Suds Week before? Think again! The week-long festival returns for its sixth year, but the lineup is anything but repetitive. Here are...
Oh March, you never fail to pack in all the festivals, concerts and special events possible and this year is no exception. Limber up, folks, because this month is definitely a marathon, not a sprint. Read through ~all the things~ going on below and be sure to check out our calendar of events for...

Mobile Eats: Food Truck Favorites in Columbia SC

Thursday, February 27, 2020 12:00 AM by Dayna Cantelmi

Be honest – is your favorite part of an event or festival the lineup of food trucks that await you? Then you’re in good company, because we’re rounding up a few of Columbia’s most beloved restaurants that roll. 27 Pancakes We didn’t even know a food truck serving pancakes was the exact thing missing...

Hoop Hacks: A Perfect Day with Gamecock Basketball

Thursday, February 20, 2020 12:00 AM by Guest Blogger

By Beth Eiser, probably the biggest Gamecock Men’s Basketball fan you know. She’s not hard to spot in her Thornwell or Silva jersey, screaming louder than Frank Martin at every home game. Columbia, SC is a basketball town. Surprised to hear this? You shouldn’t be. Under the Frank Martin & Dawn...

Attraction-Hop Along Columbia SC’s Trolley Route

Thursday, February 13, 2020 2:00 PM by Kelly Barbrey

While much of walkable and welcoming Columbia SC can be explored on foot, sometimes it’s nice to catch a ride when hopping between districts and attractions. And what better way to attraction-hop than the free (and adorable) trolleys of the Soda Cap Connector. A part of the Columbia Regional Transit...