As the chilly fall weather sneaks into Columbia, SC, the weekend is heating up with events across the region. Find five things to do
this weekend below, but be sure to also check our calendar of events
for a complete list of what’s going on in Columbia, SC.
Jump into the holiday season
The holidays are upon us and there is no better way to get in the festive spirit than to partake in one of these very merry occasions:
28th Annual Vista Lights Holiday Season Kickoff at Congaree Vista Thursday 5 – 9 pm
Enjoy a night out
Whether you’re out to benefit a great cause or simply looking for some entertainment, a night out is always a good idea and Columbia continues to offer a plethora of enticing night-out options.
Listen to a comedy legend
Comedy legend Bill Cosby performs at the Koger Center for the Arts on Saturday. From his standup routines in the 1970s to the famous 1980s The Cosby Show to being Kids Say the Darndest Things’ host in the 1990s (and don’t forget the Jello commercials), Bill Cosby is among America’s favorite comedians. Tickets ($39 - $69) can be purchased at capitoltickets.com
Photo Courtesy of Main Street Crit
Show your sporty side
Lace up your running shoes or don your Gamecock gear or fancy hats to enjoy these sport-centric events:
Photo Courtesy of South Carolina Oyster Festival
Shuck some oysters
Nosh on over 10,000 pounds of steamed and fried oysters and listen to some live entertainment at the Columbia region’s largest outdoor oyster roast! $5 in advance, $10 at door