Go to the theatre
It's a theatre-filled weekend with Murder Ahoy!, "The Comedia Rapunzel", Chapin Community Theatre Presents "Mama Won't Fly", Stage 5 Theatre Presents Shakespeare's "Macbeth", and "Kevin Bush's Off the Top of My Head." From comedy to tragedy or from mystery to the cabaret, Columbia, SC's theatres offer whatever theatrical experience you'd like to have this weekend.
Performances this weekend: Ain't Misbehavin' at Trustus Theatre Thursday - Saturday 8 pm; Kevin Bush's Off the Top of My Head at Trustus Theatre Friday 11:15 pm, Sunday 3 pm; Chapin Community Theatre Presents "Mama Won't Fly" at Harbison Theatre at Midlands Technical College Thursday - Saturday 8 pm, Sunday 3 pm; Murder Ahoy! at Fine Arts Center of Forest Acres Friday and Saturday 7 pm; The Comedia Rapunzel at Columbia Children's Theatre Friday 7 pm, Saturday 10:30 am & 2 pm; "Macbeth" at Stage 5 Theatre Friday and Saturday 8 pm, Sunday 3 pm.
Catch a flick under the stars
Grab your blankets and lawn chairs and watch The Three Stooges at Riverfront Park or Oz: The Great and Powerful at Gibson Road Sports Complex (with optional camping out after the movie). Or take a trip to the Monetta Drive-In/The Big Mo for a classic drive-in movie.
Outdoor movies this weekend: Friday Nights Riverfront Park: The Three Stooges at Riverfront Park Friday 8 pm; Movie in the Park & Campout at Gibson Road Soccer Complex Friday 7 pm - Saturday 9 am