Category Archives: Arts and Entertainment

S.C. Chamber Announces 19-Stop Grassroots Tour

Pitts: Feedback We Hear Is Critical, Helps Shape Legislative Priorities COLUMBIA, S.C. - The South Carolina Chamber of Commerce today announced its 2017 Grassroots Tour, scheduled for September and October. Each year, the State Chamber hits the road to hear from business leaders across the state about the issues facing their companies. The Grassroots Tour is…
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Indulge in an All-New Epicurean Expedition at Riverbanks Zoo and Garden

Zoo Hosts First Farm to Fork Dinner on Thursday, August 31 [Columbia, SC] – Riverbanks Zoo and Garden invites guests to partake in an all-new culinary experience when the Zoo hosts its first Farm to Fork dinner on Thursday, August 31 at 6:00pm. Guests will enjoy al fresco, family-style dining amid Riverbanks' lush Ndoki Forest…
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Angi Fuller Wildt Chosen for Leadership Position at the CMA

Columbia, S.C. – Angi Fuller Wildt has been selected as the Columbia Museum of Art’s new chief development officer. She joined the team on Tuesday, July 11, 2017. “We are delighted that Angi is joining us as the chief development officer,” says Lynn Robertson, CMA interim director. “In addition to her successes as a senior development…
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Sabrina Carpenter joins 2017 S.C. State Fair musical lineup

COLUMBIA – July 31, 2017 – Teenage pop sensation Sabrina Carpenter will entertain visitors at the 2017 South Carolina State Fair Oct. 22. The singer, songwriter and actress is among six musical acts slated to perform in the Pepsi Grandstand during the fair’s 12-day run in Columbia. “Sabrina Carpenter brings a fresh mix of entertainment to…
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Historic Columbia Announces August 2017 Events

COLUMBIA, S.C., Monday, July 24, 2017 – August 2017 is a month for the history books with the once-in-a-lifetime Total Solar Eclipse making its path directly over Columbia, S.C. on Monday, August 21. To celebrate, Historic Columbia has a full-line up of events and tours to mark this historic moment, including a Historic Water Balloon Battle, walking tours…
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Brothers Osborne joins 2017 S.C. State Fair musical lineup

COLUMBIA – July 24, 2017 – Country performers Brothers Osborne will entertain visitors at the 2017 South Carolina State Fair Oct. 11. The group is among six musical acts slated to perform in the Pepsi Grandstand during the fair’s 12-day run in Columbia. “This family duo has become a crowd favorite across the country, and we are…
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August Lecture Series Hammers Home the Importance of Historic Preservation

Columbia, S.C. – The Columbia Museum of Art presents More than a Home, a three-part lecture series beginning Thursday, August 3, 2017, that delves into the many facets of historic preservation. Focusing on the intersection of art, history, craft, and construction, More than a Home is held in conjunction with the current exhibition ReTooled: Highlights from the Hechinger Collection,…
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