Things to Do

A Guide To Indoor Fun in Columbia SC

Thursday, June 23, 2022 11:00 AM by Camille Doloughty

With three rivers, a national park, Lake Murray, an abundance of neighborhood parks and walking/hiking trails galore, there’s no shortage of outdoor fun in Columbia SC. But some days, there aren't enough raincoats in the world to get you to hang outside (we see you, afternoon showers ☔️)... and we...
Locals and visitors alike know that the best way to cool off during the Columbia SC summers is out on the water. If you’re unfamiliar with the rivers that flow through downtown or the lakes that offer relief from a warm summer day, don’t worry. We've got everything you need to know before you dive...

Treat Your Dad: Father’s Day in Columbia SC

Wednesday, May 11, 2022 12:00 AM by Kelly Barbrey

It’s time to celebrate the dads in our lives with thoughtful recognition and a few of their favorite things. From BBQ and beer to outdoor adventure and art, Columbia SC has a number of dad-worthy tricks up its sleeve to show dad just how much you love him. Nothing says summer like a little road trip...

How to Spend 24 Hours in Five Points

Wednesday, March 23, 2022 12:00 PM by McClelland Schilling

Looking for a quick, fun-packed weekend escape? Well, look no further. The Five Points district in the heart of SC awaits for a getaway that is sure to be memorable. From the culinary scene to ample shopping, there’s plenty to explore in one of the capital city’s most popular districts. Saturday...

Spring Break with the Family in Columbia SC

Wednesday, March 9, 2022 12:00 AM by Kelly Barbrey

Whether you are looking to fill the entire week with a packed schedule of kid-friendly activities or you can only slip away for a 3-day weekend, it’s easy to put together a spring break in Columbia SC with a variety of fun. Mix and match from the following list to create a family fun spring break...

Heather McMahan can...and she will

Thursday, February 17, 2022 7:00 PM by Helen Dennis

On February 19, the Koger Center for the Arts welcomes Heather McMahan to Columbia SC for the very first time. Her ironically named Farewell Tour has fans donning animal print (if you know, you know) and gearing up for a night of, as Heather calls it, "giggles and laughter and just being...