Author: Alli Finkelston

Embark on a trip down memory lane with the South East Rural Community Outreach (SERCO) at the launch of its brand-new package tours program, Prevue, this Saturday, April 25 from noon - 3 p.m. at 116 Barberville Loop in Hopkins, SC.

Explore the past with a display of photos, documents and

8 Things to Do at Indie Grits: April 15 - 19

Wednesday, April 15, 2015 2:00 PM by Alli Finkelston

Today kicks off the five-day, creative extravaganza, Indie Grits Festival. Hosted by The Nickelodeon, SC's only non-profit, art house theatre, the festival seeks to explore territories Southern media makers find intimidating by highlighting folksy singers, experimental films, cutting-edge tech and

Follow the rainbow to the 33rd Annual St. Pat's in Five Points on Saturday, March 14 from 9 a.m. - 7 p.m. Be Irish for the day at the Columbia region's biggest annual street festival and one of the largest St. Patrick's Day celebrations in the Southeast. You'll have a Gaelic good time running the

Before heading out the door, make sure you have these Valentine's Day must-haves. Grab some flowers for your sweetheart at Rosewood Florist or some sweet treats like Hugs & Kisses Sweet Corn popcorn from Cromer's P-Nuts and give them your heart in cake form with a pink heart cake from Cupcake.

Discover the New Year on South Carolina's Main Street with the largest free NYE party in the state. Ring in 2015 at the footsteps of the picturesque South Carolina State Capitol from 6:30 p.m. to 1 a.m. as 26,000 of your closest friends countdown to midnight during the largest New Year's fireworks

Eat, drink and be merry! From our family to yours, here are a few scrumptious recipes created by some of Columbia, SC's premier restaurants and chefs. Whether you're a host or a guest this season, these tasty dishes are the perfect present for your famished family and friends.

Kick off the meal

Top Holiday Events in Columbia, SC for 2014

Friday, November 21, 2014 12:15 PM by Alli Finkelston

The most wonderful time of the year is here! Start hanging your stockings by the chimney with care because Kris Kringle is coming to Columbia, SC. Stock up on candy canes and check out these festive highlights from Thanksgiving to New Years in The New Holiday Hot Spot.

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The BOO! Southern Hot Spot

Monday, October 20, 2014 2:30 PM by Alli Finkelston

Beware, ghastly ghouls are lurking around every corner of Columbia, SC this October. Enjoy the crisp weather while sipping apple cider and carving the perfect Jack O' Lantern. The BOO! Southern Hot Spot is filled with hair-raising Halloween attractions like trick-or-treating events, fall foliage