Events

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...

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...
Shake off those January winter blues because February is showing out with a packed schedule of festivals, special events, concerts, plays and exhibits that’ll keep you out and about all month long. Read on for our roundup below, then take a peek at our calendar of events for even more that’s going...

2020 Famously Hot New Year

Wednesday, December 18, 2019 12:00 AM by Helen Dennis

2019 has been pretty good to Columbia SC, but in this city we are always looking forward to what's next. Welcoming the year 2020 is no exception, and here to help ring in the New Year is the Famously Hot New Year's Eve Celebration. Salt-n-Pepa Since 2011, Famously Hot New Year's Eve has been...

Happy Holidays to You in Columbia SC

Thursday, November 14, 2019 12:00 AM by Dayna Cantelmi

Get ready to gather, give thanks, spread joy, be merry and everything in between, because the most wonderful time of the year is *officially* here. We have the rundown on all the holiday cheer you can get your hands on between now and New Year’s Eve. So take a look, plan ahead and prepare to get...

Fall for Local Brews this Season in Columbia SC

Friday, September 27, 2019 10:00 AM by Dayna Cantelmi

Don’t you just love fall? The sights, the smells, the crisp air. And don’t even get us started on the colors – reds, browns, ambers and berry hues. All found out in nature…. and in our favorite seasonal beers. Quench your thirst for all things autumnal with our roundup of some local brews you can...

Guide to South Carolina Pride 2019

Tuesday, September 24, 2019 12:00 AM by Kelsey Carmichael

This year, South Carolina Pride is celebrating 30 years, and celebrating big. The list of events leading up to the weekend has continued to grow, ranging from storytelling at Richland Library, to movie screenings at Nickelodeon Theatre, to Sunday Funday at Craft & Draft. The festival week itself...