Category Archives: Arts and Entertainment

Historic Columbia Announces February 2019 Events

COLUMBIA, S.C., Thursday, January 31, 2019 —Join Historic Columbia for their upcoming February events and tours. Kick-off the month with James Beard award-winning chef and cookbook author at King Solomon’s Table with Joan Nathan, explore Columbia’s African American Sites, tour the Woodrow Wilson Family Home on President’s Day, learn about the life and legacy of Modjeska Monteith Simkins at Historic…
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Send a Fireflies Surprise This Valentine’s Day

Surprise your Valentine with Fireflies tickets, delivered by Mason! COLUMBIA, S.C.— Mason, the official mascot of the Columbia Fireflies, will be making special deliveries this Valentine’s Day. This year’s Valentine’s Day Surprise offers everything needed to make the light of your life feel special, including two tickets to Opening Night, April 4, 2019! This sweetheart package includes: Two…
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FatRat Da Czar Takes It All Off in EXPOSED

COLUMBIA, SC – January 30, 2019 – In his new album EXPOSED, releasing across all platforms on Valentine’s Day, South Carolina hip-hop legend FatRat Da Czar explores the complex range of emotions in romantic relationships. Each song on the album folds back another layer of artistic vulnerability, recklessly exposing Czar’s inner self to the outside world. With…
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Columbia Art Center to Celebrate African American Culture in February

WHAT: The Columbia Art Center will celebrate African American history as part of its next installment of its Worlds of Creativity Series on Thursday, February 7. Celebrate African American culture and history through pottery, art and more. Guests can create their own poetry on pottery with Eboni Ramm and Paul Moore; participate in a sweet…
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Opening Night of “Get Psyched with MTC 2019” is Friday, Feb. 1, 2019 at 7 p.m.

Award-winning photojournalist Michael Nye on hand to discuss his photo exhibit on mental illness (Columbia, S.C.) Midlands Technical College (MTC) will host “Get Psyched with MTC 2019” February 1-13, 2019 on the Airport Campus. Coinciding with African-American History Month, the two-week event features an acclaimed photo exhibit and more than 20 free mental health workshops…
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Save the Date! Columbia Open Studios: April 6-7

Mark your calendar — the annual Columbia Open Studiostour presented by 701 Center for Contemporary Art is happening Sat., April 6 and Sun., April 7.Nearly 70 artists will open their studios for the free, weekend-long, self-guided tour spanning the greater Columbia region. More to come on participating artists and details in the following weeks!  This marks the ninth year of the Columbia Open…
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