Category Archives: Arts and Entertainment

Acclaimed Author to Share Spotlight with Her Daughter in Columbia

Mother-Daughter Duo to Talk about Role of Reading at Richland Library WHAT: Nobody Reads Anymore & Other Nonsense WHEN: 6:30 - 7:30 p.m., Tuesday, September 26 WHERE: Richland Library Sandhills 763 Fashion Drive Columbia, SC 29229 WHO: Free & open to the public Join Richland Library from 6:30 - 7:30 p.m., Tuesday, September 26 at…
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GENTRI Kicks Off Harbison Theatre’s Sixth Season With Booming Voices, Handsome Swagger, and World Renowned Talent

“The Gentlemen Trio” ignites the HT@MTC year with original ballads, Broadway classics, and pop covers featuring musicians from the S.C. Philharmonic Performing in South Carolina for the first time, GENTRI: The Gentlemen Trio will bring three talented tenors to the Harbison Theatre at Midlands Technical College (HT@MTC) stage in September. Pioneering a signature sound that…
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The Palladium Society Presents the 14th annual Bluegrass, Bidding & BBQ on Oct. 19

Historic Columbia fundraiser to feature live music, silent auction and local barbecue COLUMBIA, S.C., Monday, Sept. 18, 2017 — Join Historic Columbia’s The Palladium Society (TPS) at the 14th annual Bluegrass, Bidding & BBQ fundraiser presented by Jaguar Land Rover Columbia. This annual event, which includes live music, delicious barbecue, specialty drinks and an assortment…
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JerryFest in Five Points: A Celebration of the Life and Art of Jerry Garcia

COLUMBIA, S.C. (September 12, 2017) – For over a decade, local musicians have organized JerryFest to commemorate rock guitarist and music industry icon, Jerry Garcia.  The Five Points Association, in conjunction with alternative clothing store Loose Lucy’s, will be hosting this year’s JerryFest.  JerryFest is a free, family and pet friendly outdoor concert to celebrate the…
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South Carolina State Fair ticket sales begin Sept. 6

September 6, 2017 (Columbia, SC) – Admission tickets, ride vouchers and concert tickets for this year’s South Carolina State Fair are on sale. Discount admission tickets and ride vouchers are available through Oct. 10. at scstatefair.org and statewide Walgreen stores. Advance admission tickets are $7 ($10 during the fair), and advance ride vouchers are $25…
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Ziggy Stardust and the Spiders from Mars to Play on Boyd Plaza

WHAT: Program: Ziggy Stardust on Boyd Plaza On closing day of That ’70s Show: Cool Art from the Collection, the Columbia Museum of Art is excited to offer a screening on Boyd Plaza of the 1973 film Ziggy Stardust and the Spiders from Mars, showcasing David Bowie’s final performance in the titular role. Like the exhibition, the legendary rockumentary…
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Vista Guild Announces Lineup for Vista After 5

Vista Guild Announces Lineup for Vista After 5 Music Farm, Tin Roof and Congaree Vista Guild Announce Five Shows as Part of Free Fall Concert Series.  COLUMBIA, S.C. (August 29, 2017) – The Congaree Vista Guild, a non-profit, membership-based organization comprised of a wide variety of restaurateurs, shop, business, gallery owners and homeowners in the…
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Historic Columbia Announces September 2017 Events

COLUMBIA, S.C., Wednesday, August 30, 2017 – September is full of exciting events that offer something for guests of all ages. During the month of September, Historic Columbia kicks of its Homeschool Friday program at Olympia Mill, opens registration for the Scarecrows in the Garden outdoor exhibit, hosts the 39th annual Jubilee: Festival of Black History & Culture, presents Storytime in…
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Indie Grits Labs Announces New Project: Two Cities

COLUMBIA, S.C. (August 30, 2017)—Indie Grits Labs, created by Columbia Film Society (CFS) in early 2017 to consolidate the creation of its Indie Grits festival, media education programs and new media artwork announces that its newest project is Two Cities. The art works born from the research, discussion and creation through Two Cities will premiere at the annual Indie Grits…
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JerryFest in Five Points: A Celebration of the Life and Art of Jerry Garcia

COLUMBIA, S.C. (August 29, 2017) – For over a decade, local musicians have organized JerryFest to commemorate rock guitarist and music industry icon, Jerry Garcia.  The Five Points Association, in conjunction with alternative clothing store Loose Lucy’s, will be hosting this year’s JerryFest.  JerryFest is a free, family and pet friendly outdoor concert to celebrate the…
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