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Sometimes the most relaxing thing you can do is unwind (and unplug!) with a good book. And after so much unanticipated time spent at home this year, many of us have reconnected with our love of reading. Here’s how you can get swept up in a story in Columbia SC. Shop Pop into a local bookstore and...

Season's Greetings! Sincerely, 2020

Wednesday, November 18, 2020 2:00 PM by Dayna Cantelmi

If ever we’ve needed a hearty dose of holiday cheer, it’s 2020. And though the calendar of events is looking a little less jolly than in years past, some signature annual events have pivoted their plans and new events have surfaced to get you in the spirit of the season as safely as possible....

Are You Ready to Rock?

Wednesday, November 18, 2020 8:00 AM by Helen Dennis

One of the many things we’ve missed thanks to Covid-19, and there are many (we could really go for a group hug right about now), is live music. Columbia SC is a city that loves a good show. From Broadway shows at Koger Center and Hootie filling Colonial Life Arena to intimate concerts at the White...
Columbia SC is known for its diverse collection of neighborhoods with pockets of unique places to shop at nearly every turn. That said, it’s hard to pare down a blog post-length list because we could literally go on and on. This time we dive into the top spots for feathering your nest. With 8,000...

Happy Haunting: Halloween in Columbia SC

Friday, October 23, 2020 12:00 AM by Dayna Cantelmi

Whether you live for showing off your creativity with a cool costume, get hyped for all things horror or you’re just in it for the candy, Halloween is a beloved holiday for wicked creatures of all ages. Some celebrations are still taking place throughout the community this year, so we’ve rounded up...

2020 SC State Fair: Drive-Thru Details

Monday, October 12, 2020 12:00 AM by Charlene Slaughter

The South Carolina State Fair is happening, and we want you to be prepared! While it won’t exactly be the traditional fair experience, there is still plenty to enjoy. So hop in your car and take on the fair like never before! Here’s your guide to this year’s drive-thru version. Fair Favs The fair...

Going Out for Introverts in Columbia SC

Wednesday, October 7, 2020 12:00 AM by Charlene Slaughter

We get it, you’re really not the outgoing type. Really, you’ve been practicing social distancing long before it was mandated. You like to have fun, but crowds or people aren’t a necessity. Alone time is your jam. Columbia SC literally has something for every type of person to enjoy – from the...
Believe it or not, despite all odds and obstacles, there are quite a number of scrappy new businesses in town who have either recently opened their doors or are gearing up to make their debut in the coming weeks. Read up and then make a plan to pay these spots a visit in Columbia SC. Rambo’s Fat...

Fall Flavors and Fun in Columbia SC

Friday, September 25, 2020 12:00 AM by Kelly Barbrey

Fall Attractions Clinton Sease Farm corn maze and fall attractions are now open for the 2020 season with extra safety precautions and social distancing measures in place. Hayrides are running at 50% capacity and masks are required. Their pumpkin patch is open through October 31 and the corn maze is...