Celebrate Juneteenth in Columbia SC

As a city well known or its history and readiness to celebrate, we are looking forward to Juneteenth and the special day to commemorate and rejoice in the achievements of African Americans. What is Juneteenth? On June 19, 1865, the final enslaved people in the United States were finally freed. The…

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Your Guide to All Things Green: St. Pat's in Five Points

Each March, for 41 years, locals and visitors alike have donned their best green garb and made their way to Five Points to celebrate at the famed St. Pat's Festival. As luck would have it, the festival lives on in 2024. For those who are new to this tradition and those who return year after year…

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Ways to Celebrate MLK Day in Columbia SC

Columbia SC will celebrate the life of Civil Rights Leader Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. through art, music, service and activism. Here are some ways to commemorate the legacy of Dr. King. King Day at the Dome Hosted by the state’s NAACP chapter, the 24th annual “King Day at the Dome” will begin…

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Hot July Highlights: Peaches, Parties and Pickleball

While Fourth of July celebrations stack up the first part of the month, the following weeks are filled with concerts, prehistoric creatures, man-eating plants, sporting events and more. So get your summer started with us in the Heart of SC. Rockin’ Red, White & Blue Celebration at Doko Meadows Park…

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