Posts from October 2011

Last Minute Halloween Costume and Event Guide

Saturday, October 29, 2011 1:45 PM by Mandi Engram

Are you a serial procrastinator (or cereal killer - haha) or have you searched high and low trying to find the perfect costume? Well, Halloween weekend is upon us and it's time to get it together before the party. Here's a list of shops -- from costumes to consignment to accessories -- to help you...

What's All the Bark About at EdVenture?

Thursday, October 27, 2011 11:13 PM by Kat Leitner

Find out what all the bark is about on Saturday, November 5 , 2011 at the grand opening of Wags & Whiskers Exhibit at EdVenture Children's Museum ! As they cut the ribbon at 9:30 am on November 5, 2011 for their grand opening , unleash your imagination and take on the role of pet owner,...

Who's the hottest chef in town?

Tuesday, October 18, 2011 10:21 AM by Mandi Engram

Find out tonight! The night has finally arrived for the ' Famously Hot Chef Showdown ' at South Carolina State Fair . Don't miss this Iron-Chef >Mr. Friendly's New Southern Cafe, Tim Peters of Motor Supply Company Bistro , and Mike Davis of Terra ) in a 1 ½ hour competition that promises to have all the...

Find the perfect pumpkin in Columbia, SC

Saturday, October 15, 2011 1:59 PM by Mandi Engram

Hunting for the perfect pumpkin or photo opp with your little ones this fall? We've put together a list of farmers markets and pumpkin patches around the region, with a little help from our Columbia, SC Facebook fans and Twitter followers. We even spotted some fabulous glass pumpkins on Facebook and...

SC State Fair Hotel Packages + Hot Deals

Tuesday, October 11, 2011 9:30 PM by Mandi Engram

The aroma of Fiske fries, elephant ears and cotton candy is in the air... That can only mean one thing: South Carolina State Fair kicks off this week! The Palmetto State 's largest event runs from October 12-23, 2011 this year. Make a weekend (or week day) of your fair experience with FREE general...