Columbia SC Events
Happenings in the Columbia South Carolina Area

Upcoming Events

Columbia South Carolina Events - Events in Columbia, South Carolina include exciting festivals, concerts, museum displays, social gatherings, holiday festivities, and more. We want YOU to participate and share in the excitement! Take a glance at these upcoming events and start planning your trip to Columbia, South Carolina today! Enjoy comfortable Columbia accommodations and take part in all of the wonderful events that Columbia art galleries, performing arts centers, theaters, and other local businesses host throughout the year. 

Events coming to Columbia South Carolina - Whether you are searching for some exciting nightlife, delicious dining, family fun things to do, outdoor adventures, or indoor activities, Columbia is the place to be! Enjoy fantastic local events and activities all year long. 

If you are hosting an event or attending an event this not currently listed on our Upcoming Events page, please tell us about your event today so that we can promote your local event for FREE!
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    WNOK Bridal Expo
    Congratulations on your engagement! Join us at the WNOK Bridal Expo to meet high quality, reputable wedding professionals face to face! Find everything from the engagement ring to the honeymoon and beyond at Bridal City Shows. You can shop for everything you need…at one time, under one roof.
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    Restaurant Week in Columbia SC
    Restaurant week is an eleven-day celebration at hundreds of participating restaurants in South Carolina. From fine to casual dining, participating restaurants will feature special menu items, promotions and discounts.
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    March 3
    USC Gamecock Basketball Home Games
    Cheer on the South Carolina Men's & Women's Basketball teams in Columbia, SC as they challenge opponents at home in the Colonial Life Arena during the 2019-2020 Season. Purchase tickets online or at the box office.
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    Palmetto Senior Show
    2020 Palmetto Senior Show entertainment lineup includes: Duck Dynasty’s Alan Robertson, Mama’s Home Cookin’ Band, The Time Pirates, Miss South Carolina – Morgan Nichols, appearances from the hit TV show - Live PD, and hometown Emmy-winning newscasters – Tim Miller!
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    Red Shoe Run
    Ronald McDonald House Charities Columbia, SC invites you to be a part in our 14th Annual Red Shoe Run in January 2020. The run will take place at Hand Middle School and will offer both a 5K and a 10K route through the beautiful and historic Shandon neighborhood. We hope to see you all there!
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    Columbia Boat Show
    What can you expect? Boat dealers with every type of boat you can imagine, vendors with accessories, tasty food and lots of people getting ready for fun on the water! Open to the public. $8 Admission for Adults. FREE admission for children 12 and under.
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    World Beer Festival
    World Beer Festival Columbia will feature a sampling of local, national and international breweries. And if the beer isn’t good enough, our 2020 event will feature great food, music and making memories with friends!
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    Columbia's 2nd Mac & Cheese Fest
    A family friendly event with everyone's favorite side dish Mac & Cheese. Come participate in Ashley's Yummy Tummy's 2nd Annual Columbia's Mac & Cheese Festival. We'll have the best local chefs providing their own unique and cheesy recipes.