Come out and enjoy the lovely spring weather this month! Read on for a roundup of things to do below and check out our calendar of events for everything else going on all month long in The New Southern Hot Spot.


St. Patrick's Day
Find out all you need to know about this year's St. Pat's in Five Points festival here. Grab a pint and learn about early Irish communities in Columbia at Historic Happy Hour | Leprechauns & Libations. Sample Irish brews and hunt for gold at St. Patrick's Day at Flying Saucer. Journey with your wee ones into a land of fairies and Irish traditions at the St. Patrick's Day Celebration at EdVenture.


Posted by Solid Entertainment Group on Tuesday, February 7, 2017


Festivals and Fun
Fresh air and delicious food are calling at the 3rd Annual Cream of the Crop Beer FestivalThe Low Country Boil and Craft Beer JamboreeMarch Harvest DinnerFirst Thursday on Main and Soda City Market. Shop one-of-a-kind handmade goods at the Craftsmen's Spring Classic Art & Craft Festival. Come on down to The Price is Right Live! Laugh with Ron White or sit back for a night of pure entertainment with the Harlem Globetrotters.


JD & The Straight Shot has been added as support to the Chicago show on March 18th. Tickets are on sale for purchase.

Posted by The Township Auditorium on Wednesday, February 8, 2017


Musical Stylings
Watch legends like Amos LeeChicago and Earth, Wind, & Fire take the stage this month. Keep it classical with SC Philharmonic Presents "Beethoven & Blue Jeans" or Lake Murray Symphony Orchestra Presents "Beethoven & Broadway." Or focus on a show that piles on the fun with R. KellyJoJo - Mad Love Tour or Ryan Adams.


An enchanting love story you will not want to miss! Tickets on sale now! Find the city near you for our Beauty and the Beast tour >>

Posted by Columbia City Ballet on Monday, February 6, 2017


Song and Dance
Get a healthy dose of ballet and Broadway with Ballet Stars of New York Gala PerformanceColumbia City Ballet Presents "Beauty and the Beast" and Broadway in Columbia Presents "Cinderella," "Saturday Night Fever" and "STOMP." Catch a performance of "Grey Gardens"at Trustus Theatre. Delve into a sensory experience at Nickelodeon Theatre for the Sound & Vision Series: Tupac: Resurrection.


Posted by South Carolina State Museum on Saturday, February 11, 2017


On Display
Take a tumble down the rabbit hold into a world of whimsy with Columbia Museum of Art's newest collection, Salvador Dali's Fantastical Fairy Tales. Be sure to catch the final weeks of Psychedelic Design: Rock Posters from the Mel Byars Collection and Spoken: Making Maps: The Art of James Williams. Dive into Savage Ancient Seas, fiddle around with technology of past and present at App4That: Interactive Exhibit on the Progression of Technology and muse over Art: A Collection of Collections. Finally, learn about important moments in history at Holocaust RememberedSouth Carolina and the Great War and on a South Carolina State House Tour.


For more things to do in Columbia, SC browse our calendar of events and listings of attractionsoutdoor things to dorestaurants and more. Book your hotel room and attractions tickets at