ColaJazz Fest


  • Address: 1615 Blanding Street, Columbia, SC

Brought to you by the 2021 Governor Award-winningColaJazz Foundation, the 5th annual ColaJazz Fest takes place Saturday, September 24th and Sunday, September 25th! Winner of the Best of Free Times’ Best Music Event (2021, runner-up in 2022), the ColaJazz Fest fall-edition is an exciting weekend celebrating local and national jazz stars alike.

The ColaJazz Fest weekend will be held at the State Museum and the Hampton-Preston Mansion. Saturday night’s gala-like event features three concerts inside the main lobby of the State Museum. Sunday is an all-day affair from 1pm-8pm with five bands, food trucks and more!

The music will range from blues, Latin, gypsy, swing, fusion, groove to straight-ahead jazz! There is something amazing for everyone and something everyone can be amazed by.

Join us from 6pm – 10pm inside the main lobby of the State Museum where you’ll enjoy a full bar, hors d’oeuvres, and an incredible evening of jazz.

Outside, food trucks, beer trucks, bands of all flavors, all day from 1p-8p. Come and go as you please and swing!