Category Archives: Recreation

Portions of Riverfront Park to Reopen for Public Use

The City of Columbia Parks and Recreation Department announced that portions of the walking trails at Riverfront Park, located at 312 Laurel Street, will reopen for public use on Tuesday, March 15. Visitors will have access to 2 ½ miles of the walking trail between the Broad River and Columbia Canal to the Diversion Dam.…
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Columbia Regional Sports Council has busy spring full of events

Columbia, S.C. – (Friday, March 4, 2016) – With the start of spring comes sunshine, warmth and the return of outdoor sports. Columbia Regional Sports Council is gearing up for the influx of events they assist with and bring to the area. Thirteen events and tens of thousands of attendees preparing to come to the…
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Quarry Crusher Run Celebrates 5th Year in Columbia on April 16

COLUMBIA, S.C., Tuesday February 23, 2015 – The annual Quarry Crusher Run, scheduled for Saturday April 16, is known as one of the most unique and challenging races each year in Columbia. The 3.7 or 7.4 mile race, which takes runners down into the Vulcan Materials quarry located in the Olympia neighborhood, is celebrating its…
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