Posts from August 2011

Columbia SC Remembers 9/11

Tuesday, August 30, 2011 3:00 PM by Mandi Engram

September 11, 2011 marks the tenth anniversary of the 9/11 attacks on the United States. Two memorial events are scheduled in Columbia, SC to remember the fallen from that day and to honor first responders. First Responders Remembrance Memorial Unveiling Ceremony The official First Responders...

The 'Wildest Fundraiser in Town': ZOOfari

Monday, August 29, 2011 3:32 PM by Kat Leitner

Mark your calendar for the wildest fundraiser in town! Riverbanks ZOOfari will take place on Friday, September 30 at 7:00 pm. The annual event offers those who are wild about wildlife the chance to support Riverbanks Zoo and Garden while enjoying the ambiance of the park after hours and getting a...

Celebrate 'Famously Hot' Culture on Us

Friday, August 19, 2011 11:24 AM by Mandi Engram

The Main Street Latin Festival and Jubilee: Festival of Heritage will both be held downtown in Columbia, SC on August 27, 2011 . Celebrate 'famously hot' culture on us while enjoying two of Columbia's popular annual festivals and enter our sweepstakes ! Start your day at the 33rd Annual Jubilee:...

SC State Fair Offers Hot Early Bird Deals

Wednesday, August 17, 2011 1:57 PM by Mandi Engram

Temps are a little cooler this week than our typical August weather in Columbia, SC , which has many of us thinking of fall and eagerly anticipating two things: South Carolina Gamecock football and South Carolina State Fair . The fair will run from October 12-23 this year. It may be a couple of months...

Brew at the Zoo on Tap for this Saturday

Tuesday, August 2, 2011 7:28 PM by Mandi Engram

Tickets are still available for the coolest suds sippin' safari in town! Brew at the Zoo has been named one of Southeast Tourism Society's Top 20 Events and it's happening this Saturday, August 6 , from 7:00 to 9:30 pm . Guests ages 21 and up are invited to enjoy an evening exploring the park, while...