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    • Oktoberfest at River Rat

    • September Harvest Dinner

      Columbia's 31st Annual Greek Festival

    • Henri Matisse: Jazz & Poetry on Paper

    • Cobblestone Park 10th Annual Kenny Wolfe Foundation Golf Tournament

    • The Hunchback of Notre Dame

    • Flying Saucer’s 14th Anniversary Bash

    • Cobblestone Park Annual Africa University Golf Tournament

    • Aiden Fabrics Grand Opening Celebration

      Great American Whiskey Fair

    • Knight of Honor Gala

    • Rosewood Arts Festval

    • First Thursdays on Main

    • Preservation Workshop | Do’s and Don’ts of Historic Home Renovation

    • Write It! Direct It! Produce It! Workshop

    • Historic USC Horseshoe Walking Tour

    • Newberry Harvest Festival

      Pure Barre Pop Up: Celebrating Five Years in Five Points

      Jam Room Music Festival

      Palmetto Health Walk for Life & Famously Hot Pink Half Marathon

    • Bluegrass, Bidding & BBQ | The Palladium Society's 14th Annual Silent Auction

    • Boo at the Zoo

    • Fur Ball Moonlight Gala

      30th Annual Chili Cook-Off

    • JDRF One Walk

    • Dracula: Ballet with a Bite

      Evil Dead - The Musical

    • First Thursdays on Main

    • First Thursdays on Main

    • 2017 Global Vision Award Gala

    • Historic USC Horseshoe Walking Tour

    • Columbia Choral Society Fall Concert: Darkness and Light

    • Darkness and Light

    • Lights Before Christmas

    • A Starry Night

    • A Starry Night

    • First Thursday on Main Street

    • Crafty Feast

    • Historic USC Horseshoe Walking Tour

    • 2018 Midlands Heart Ball

    • 2018 Midlands Heart Walk

    • 2018 Midlands Go Red For Women Luncheon

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    Oktoberfest at River Rat

    Join River Rat for their annual Colatown Oktoberfest on September 9 from 1pm – 10pm! There will be flagships, seasonal, and German guest taps at each beer station and German styled food prepared by Chef Rob ranging from Bratwurst & Knackwurst to Bavarian Pretzel Sticks.

    Time: 1:00 pm -10:00 pm

    Location: River Rat Brewery

    More Information: www.facebook.com/events/111186876206257/

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    Columbia’s 31st Annual Greek Festival

    Enjoy a taste of Greece from its food to its culture at the 31st Annual Greek Festival held at the Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Cathedral in downtown Columbia.

     

    *Start and end times vary by day. Go to website for more information*

     

     

    Time: 10:00 am

    Location: Columbia's Greek Festival - 1931 Sumter Street Columbia, SC 29201

    More Information: http://columbiasgreekfestival.com

    September Harvest Dinner

    Monday, September 18, 2017
    6:30pm 9:30pm
    City Roots (map)

    Join us at City Roots for the September Bayou Barn-Burner Harvest Dinner! The September Harvest Dinner features Chefs Kristian Niemi from F2T and Bourbon, Frank Bradley from Bourbon, and Jason Bruner Executive Chef from 1801 Grille.

    With harvest dinner guest chef and New Orleans native, Chef Jason Bruner, the culinary team for F2T has put together a sizzling menu from New Orleans’ Cajun-Creole culinary traditions using locally-farmed ingredients and sustainable meats and seafood!

    September Bayou Barn-Burner Harvest Dinner Menu:

    Reception Cocktail:
    Helluva Hurricane, Irma!

    A Hurricane-style cocktail featuring Crouch Distilling’s SC Rum and Young Bourbon Whiskey, fresh juices and pomegranate

    First Course:
    Wood-Grilled Redfish Courtboullion with fire-grilled Redfish Fillet, SC Shrimp and Blue Crab, Tomato-Herb Broth, Grilled Bread

    Second Course:
    Salad of City Roots Arugula, Grilled Figs, Trail Ridge Feta Cheese, Pickled Red Onion, Spiced Sunflower Seeds, Lavender-Honey Vinaigrette

    Main Course:
    Wood-Roasted, Boudin-Stuffed Manchester Farms Quail with Bourbon-Sorghum Glaze, “Dirty Chicken” Carolina Gold Rice with Wil-Moore Farms Chicken Liver and Crispy Skin, Sweet Corn Macque Choux, “Leather Britches” Stewed Okra and Tomatoes

    Dessert:
    Fire-Charred SC Peach-Pecan Bread Pudding with Sticky Brown Butter-Bourbon Glaze and Whipped Cream

    Tickets are $75. Gratuity not included. Harvest Dinners are rain or shine!

    Time: 6:30 pm -9:30 pm

    Location: City Roots Farm

    More Information: f2tproductions.com

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    Henri Matisse: Jazz & Poetry on Paper

    See 81 works in a sweeping exhibition that celebrates four of Henri Matisse’s books, including his most famous, the colorful Jazz portfolio from 1947.

     

    *Hours vary by day. Check online for more information.*

    Time: 11:00 am

    Location: Columbia Museum of Art

    More Information: www.columbiamuseum.org/exhibitions/henri-matisse

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    Cobblestone Park 10th Annual Kenny Wolfe Foundation Golf Tournament

    Cobblestone Park Golf Club will host the 10th annual Kenny Wolfe Foundation Golf Tournament on Monday, September 18, 2017 from 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. The tournament will offer an array of exciting prizes including a $10,000 hole-in-one opportunity, a chance to win a set of golf clubs from Callaway Irons, a $500 Visa gift card, and a 50’’ smart TV! Registration for this event is $100. Proceeds from the tournament will go to the foundation’s continued efforts to educate teens on the dangers of distracting driving, as well as provide funeral expenses and memorials for families who have lost a teenager in a vehicle collision. The tournament is open to professionals and amateurs, so be sure to register online today.

    Time: 9:00 am -2:00 am

    Location: Cobblestone Park Golf Club

    More Information: https://www.kennywolfefoundation.com/events/2017-golf-tournament

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    The Hunchback of Notre Dame

    Based on the Victor Hugo novel and with songs from the Disney animated feature, The Hunchback of Notre Dame showcases the film’s Academy Award-nominated score.

     

    *Tickets and times vary by day. Check website for ticket info and showtimes!*

    *The run ends on October 8.*

    Time: 8:00 pm

    Location: Town Theatre

    More Information: www.towntheatre.com

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    Flying Saucer’s 14th Anniversary Bash

    Join Flying Saucer to celebrate 14 years of craft beer all day beginning at 11 a.m., Saturday, Sept. 23, with a prom throwback party! Come dressed in your best 80s and 90s prom attire for the chance to win prizes and get your tab covered! They will be tapping 14 rare brews including Westbrook Mexican Cake and Evil Twin/Westbrook Mexican Biscotti Cake Break. Live 80s and 90s music from Radio Source begins at 9 p.m.

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    Cobblestone Park Annual Africa University Golf Tournament

    Cobblestone Park Golf Club will host the annual Africa University Golf Tournament on Monday, September 25, 2017 from 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. The tournament will offer an array of exciting door prizes, longest drive and closest-to-the-pin contests, and an award ceremony dinner following the tournament. The cost to participate is $100 per player for the competition with cart, greens fees, food and beverages included. Proceeds will go towards funding student scholarships to the Africa University in Zimbabwe. This 4-person captain’s choice tournament is open to amateurs and professionals aged 14 years and up. To pre-register please call Ronald Friday at 803-210-6103. The tournament is limited to 35 teams, so be sure to register today.

    Time: 11:00 am -5:00 am

    Location: Cobblestone Park Golf Club

    More Information: http://www.cobblestoneparkgolfclub.com/

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    Great American Whiskey Fair

    Sample a variety of whiskeys while you talk to and learn from distillery owners, master distillers, and brand ambassadors from around the world. Hosted yay Bourbon Columbia.

    Time: 5:30 pm -9:00 pm

    Location: 701 Whaley

    More Information: www.experiencewhiskey.com/#experience

    Aiden Fabrics Grand Opening Celebration

    Join Aiden Fabrics as they celebrate the Grand Opening of their store in Columbia! A local food truck will be onsite serving up samples and for the kids in attendance, there will be a kid’s craft table and face painting.

     

    Time: 5:30 pm -7:30 pm

    Location: 1000 Fontaine Rd Columbia, SC 29223

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    Knight of Honor Gala

    Celebrate the special heroes in our community, both outstanding officers and outstanding citizens, with a night of medieval themed fun. Guest Speaker: Coach Frank Martin of USC Men’s Basketball Team.

    Time: 6:00 pm -10:00 pm

    Location: Forest Lake Country Club

    More Information: www.universe.com/events/knight-of-honor-a-heroes-in-blue-gala-tickets-H3TJ60

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    Rosewood Arts Festval

    The 7th Annual Rosewood Arts Festival is an outdoor festival in the Rosewood Neighborhood that includes live entertainment, visual arts, poets, music, and more, to celebrate southern arts and culture. Admission is free.

    Time: 10:00 am -10:00 pm

    Location: Rockaways - Columbia, SC

    More Information: www.rosewoodfestival.com

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    First Thursdays on Main

    On the first Thursday of each month, visit Main Street in downtown Columbia for extended store hours, a variety of specials, and live music with your Soda City neighbors.

    Events are at varied times in the evening. Find out more on the website.

    Time: 5:30 pm

    Location: Main Street Columbia

    More Information: www.firstthursdayonmain.com

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    Preservation Workshop | Do’s and Don’ts of Historic Home Renovation

    Historic Columbia’s 2017 Preservation Workshop series, presented by Crawlspace Medic, returns in October.

    Historic Columbia and the Committee for the Restoration and Beautification of Randolph Cemetery (CRBRC) will host a Preservation Workshop at the Seibels House to explore the ins and outs of renovating and maintaining a historic house. The workshop, led by Sean Stucker, director of facilities for Historic Columbia, and Staci Richey, owner of Access Preservation (which specializes in window restoration) and board member of the CRBRC, will lead attendees through a presentation and discussion that offers tips for success and that examines how to plan, to outline, and to manage a home rehab project. Participants will go on to explore work done over the centuries at the Seibels House and will have the chance to check out ongoing and recent renovations at several neighboring properties. The Seibels House is located at 1601 Richland Street. Light refreshments are included, and tickets for the workshop are $5 for members and $10 for non-members. To purchase tickets, email reservations@historiccolumbia.org or call (803) 252-1770 x 23.

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    Write It! Direct It! Produce It! Workshop

    Learn how to…

    – format, write the perfect story and get your message across effectively.

    – use the secrets to directing and casting to make sure your cast and script come alive on the stage.

    – handle the business of producing a show from budgeting to marketing to promoting.

    With special guest, Sulondia “Sue Ham” Hammond!!

    Three (3) workshops… Three (3) hours. One (1) experience!

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    The class size is small so everyone can get the most out of the class. A confidentiality agreement will be signed and enforced so that all information shared by instructors and participants are protected.

    Workshop will be facilitated by national award winning playwright, director and producer, Tangie Brickhouse-Beaty. (Awards including 2015 Best Black Female in the Arts – Dramatist, Screenwriter, Playwright Award from Black Women in Jazz and the Arts, Best Director Award at the National Kingdomwwod Christian Film Festival and SC Black Pages Top 40 Under 40 in the state of South Carolina. WOW Productions was also nominated for the Free Times Best of Columbia 2017 as best local theatre and best local theatre production for Confessions of a Good Man.)

    Register online at http://www.wowproduction.org/workshop-registration

    Time: 2:00 pm -6:00 pm

    Location: WOW Performing Arts Center

    More Information: http://www.wowproduction.org/acting-workshops

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    Historic USC Horseshoe Walking Tour

    The Great Biscuit Rebellion. The 1902 Carolina Clemson Riot. The Gamecock 505. These stories and more are part of the USC Historic Horseshoe Tour offered by the South Caroliniana Library. University Archivist Elizabeth Cassidy West leads the monthly tours around the historic horseshoe, sharing tales of events and student life that occurred there. Noon-1 p.m, starting at the South Caroliniana Library at 910 Sumter St. Free and open to the public. For more information: 803-777-5158 or uscarchives@sc.edu.

    Time: 12:00 pm -1:00 pm

    Location: South Caroliniana Library

    More Information: http://library.sc.edu/p/Collections/SCL

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    Palmetto Health Walk for Life & Famously Hot Pink Half Marathon

    Join your neighbors in walking to fight breast cancer in our community. More details online!

    Time: 6:00 am

    Location: Spirit Communications Park

    More Information: events.palmettohealthfoundation.org/

    Jam Room Music Festival

    The Jam Room Music Festival is a free music festival on Main and Hampton Streets that feature a lineup of eclectic bands on two stages.

    Time: 12:00 pm -10:00 pm

    Location: Main and Hampton Streets

    More Information: www.jamroommusicfestival.com

    Pure Barre Pop Up: Celebrating Five Years in Five Points

    Pure Barre is thrilled to celebrate five years of business in Five Points, and is especially excited to celebrate in the heart of Columbia’s original village neighborhood with a FREE community pop up class! Join Pure Barre at the Five Points fountain for a fun-filled, fall Saturday morning with a warm up by Fit Columbia and vendors including Copper Penny and Southern Squeezed, and get ready to sweat! Bring your yoga mat and the rest will be provided. This event is open to the public.

    Newberry Harvest Festival

    On Saturday, October 14th from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. in Newberry, SC, Enoree River Winery will host their 6th annual wine festival featuring 5 South Carolina wineries, 2 live bands, 2 food trucks and more.

    For the first time in South Carolina, five local wineries will come together in the lush vineyard– located 30 minutes northwest of Columbia– for an afternoon of wine tasting and entertainment, as the musical favorites, The Time Pirates, and festival newcomers, Passing Worth, take the stage.

    Joining host Enoree River Winery are returning guests, Proverbs 31 Winery, CityScape Winery and Mercer House Estate Winery, along with Old Rock Quarry Winery, which opened in Enoree, SC in late August 2017. Cranberry Wine will also be making its debut for the season with glasses and bottles available for purchase at the event. Early Bird Adult Admission can be purchased online at a $5 discount, now through September 30th, and will include entry into the event, a tasting of 10 handcrafted wines and a souvenir wine glass.

    While sipping on refreshing wines, guests can relax on blankets and chairs overlooking the vineyard, enjoy local food by food trucks–The Disco Pig and Doza Rizen on Wheels–or browse fine arts & handcrafted items by area vendors.

    Ticket sales are limited to the first 300 purchased and are now available online. Early bird adult tickets are $25 each (including the $5 discount) through September 30. Starting October 1, adult admission will be $30 per ticket. This is a family-friendly event with more ticket options online. Parking is free, but limited. Carpooling is recommended. Outside coolers, personal cups, alcohol, beverages and food are strictly prohibited. No dogs are allowed at this event. Soft drinks & water will be available for purchase. All attendees over 21 must present a picture id and wear the wristband provided. Guests under 21 are $10 each, and kids under 5 get in free. To purchase tickets, visit https://www.enoreeriverwinery.com/shop-online-1. For more information, visit the Events on their website or call them at 803-276-2855.

    For guests who cannot make it to the Newberry Harvest Festival, Enoree River Winery will continue the wine celebration with a Fall Pack the Porch wine & music series on the first and last two Sundays in October. Dates include October 1st, 8th, 22nd and 29th. Visit their website for more details.

    Nestled in the heart of Newberry County, Enoree River Winery is a family-owned and operated vineyard and winery. The 8 acre vineyard was originally planted in 2006 by owners, Richard and Laura LaBarre and other family members. The winery offers guests muscadine, fruit and Vinifera wines for tastings and purchase. Coming in late 2017 will be the winery’s first harvest and wine from of Black Spanish Grapes. The vineyard and tasting room also host weddings, private parties and more special occasions.

    Time: 11:00 am -5:00 pm

    Location: Enoree River Winery

    More Information: https://www.enoreeriverwinery.com/shop-online-1

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    Bluegrass, Bidding & BBQ | The Palladium Society’s 14th Annual Silent Auction

    Join Historic Columbia’s The Palladium Society (TPS) at the 14th annual Bluegrass, Bidding & BBQ fundraiser presented by Jaguar Land Rover Columbia. This annual celebration of live music, delicious barbecue, specialty drinks and an assortment of silent auction items will be held from 7-10 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 19 on the grounds of the Robert Mills House & Gardens, located at 1616 Blanding Street in downtown Columbia.

    This year’s silent auction will feature a variety of items, including destination packages to historic cities across the Southeast, experiential packages to explore local cultural sites, behind-the-scenes tours of Columbia’s hot spots, gift cards to restaurants, boutiques, gyms and much more.

    Along with top notch bluegrass music, we’ll have delicious barbecue and other food from local caterers. Guests can enjoy an open bar, as well as a specialty cocktails. Food and beverages are included with ticket purchase.

    Ticket prices are $25 for TPS members, $35 for Historic Columbia members and $45 for the general public. Tickets are $50 at the door. All proceeds will support Historic Columbia.

    Time: 7:00 pm -10:00 pm

    Location: Robert Mills House & Gardens

    More Information: http://www.historiccolumbia.org/bbq

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    Boo at the Zoo

    Kids 12 and under are invited to put on their Halloween costume and visit Riverbanks Zoo and Garden for the family-friendly spooktacular fest, including a trick-or-treat trail and a Mummy’s Eeky Freaky Dance Party.

    Time: 6:00 pm -9:00 pm

    Location: Riverbanks Zoo

    More Information: www.riverbanks.org/events/boo-at-the-zoo.shtml

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    30th Annual Chili Cook-Off

    The weather cools down, the chili warms up and friends mingle over tasty seasonal brews and local tunes. The 30th Annual Chili Cook-Off in Five Points will be here before you know it, so mark your calendars today! With over 30 chilis to sample, tasty local and seasonal brews, a food truck rodeo, children’s carnival (with a bounce house, mega slide, face painting and more!), and of course, LIVE music, you won’t want to miss this FREE family and pet friendly event!

    Time: 12:00 pm -6:00 pm

    Location: Greene Street, Five Points

    More Information: www.fivepointscolumbia.com

    Fur Ball Moonlight Gala

    Pawmetto Lifeline requests your support for the 11th Annual Fur Ball scheduled for Saturday, October 21, 2017 at the Columbia Metropolitan Convention Center. Drawing approximately 1,000 of South Carolina’s most devoted animal lovers, the event features a cocktail reception, live and silent auction, dinner, raffles, and more!

    Time: 7:00 pm

    Location: Columbia Metropolitan Convention Center

    More Information: http://www.pawmettolifeline.org/events/calendar/2017/10/21/furball2017/

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    JDRF One Walk

    JDRF Palmetto Chapter invites you to our JDRF One Walk on October 22 at 2:30PM. Check-in begins at 1. Food and drinks provided by Lowes Food.

    When you participate in a JDRF One Walk, the money you raise supports life–changing breakthroughs that give hope to everyone impacted by this disease. And, you’ll have a great time doing it! That’s because you’ll walk with a committed community that is passionate about doing whatever it takes to help turn Type One into Type None.

    Type 1 diabetes is an autoimmune disease that strikes children and adults suddenly. It has nothing to do with diet or lifestyle—and it’s serious and stressful to manage. There is nothing you can do to prevent T1D and there is currently no cure. But there is something you can do to help. Please register to walk with us, join a team, or make a donation today. We can’t do it without you.

    Time: 2:30 pm -4:00 pm

    Location: River Bluff High School, 320 Corley Mill Rd, Lexington, SC 29072

    More Information: http://www2.jdrf.org/site/TR/Walk/PalmettoChapter4596?pg=entry&fr_id=7015

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    Evil Dead – The Musical

    This hilarious live stage show takes all the elements of the cult classic films – The Evil Dead, Evil Dead 2, and Army of Darkness, and combines them for one of the craziest theatrical experiences of all time.

    *Times and prices change by show. Check out more info online*

    Time: 8:00 pm

    Location: Trustus Theatre

    More Information: www.trustus.org

    Dracula: Ballet with a Bite

    This Halloween ‘must see’ ballet is back at the Koger Center again this October. Come see Count Dracula continue his seductive reign of terror with his Brides of Darkness in Translyvania, performed on stage by the Columbia City Ballet.

    Time: 7:00 pm

    Location: Kroger Center for the Arts

    More Information: www.columbiacityballet.com/production/dracula/

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    First Thursdays on Main

    On the first Thursday of each month, visit Main Street in downtown Columbia for extended store hours, a variety of specials, and live music with your Soda City neighbors.

    Events are at varied times in the evening. Find out more on the website.

    Time: 5:30 pm

    Location: Main Street Columbia

    More Information: www.firstthursdayonmain.com

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    2017 Global Vision Award Gala

    The Columbia World Affairs Council will present Joseph Patrick Riley Jr., the former Mayor of Charleston, South Carolina, with the 2017 Global Vision Award.

    Mayor Riley will be honored at a black-tie gala at the Columbia Marriott on Wednesday, November 8. The reception will begin at 6:30PM and the dinner will begin at 7:45PM.

    This is the 24th year the Columbia World Affairs Council has presented the award to a leader whose contributions have made a significant impact on South Carolina to help project the state globally.

    Time: 6:30 pm -9:30 pm

    Location: Columbia Marriott

    More Information: http://www.columbiaworldaffairs.org/global-vision-award.html

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    Historic USC Horseshoe Walking Tour

    The Great Biscuit Rebellion. The 1902 Carolina Clemson Riot. The Gamecock 505. These stories and more are part of the USC Historic Horseshoe Tour offered by the South Caroliniana Library. University Archivist Elizabeth Cassidy West leads the monthly tours around the historic horseshoe, sharing tales of events and student life that occurred there.
    Noon-1 p.m, starting at the South Caroliniana Library at 910 Sumter St. Free and open to the public. For more information: 803-777-5158 or uscarchives@sc.edu.

    Time: 12:00 pm -1:00 pm

    Location: South Caroliniana Library

    More Information: http://library.sc.edu/p/Collections/SCL

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    Columbia Choral Society Fall Concert: Darkness and Light

    A choral collaboration with singers from Chapin and Richland Northeast High School, featuring works by twentieth century composers such as Morten Lauridsen, David Child, Eric Whitacre, and Moses Hogan.

    Time: 7:30 am

    Location: Saint Andrews Presbyterian Church

    More Information: https://www.columbiachoralsociety.org/concerts/

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    Darkness and Light

    Our fall concert, Darkness and Light, is a choral collaboration with singers from Chapin and Richland Northeast High Schools. The program will feature works by twentieth century composers such a Morten Lauridsen, David Childs, Eric Whitacre, and Moses Hogan.

    Time: 4:00 pm

    Location: Centennial Associate Reformed Presbyterian Church

    More Information: https://www.columbiachoralsociety.org/concerts/

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    Lights Before Christmas

    Experience Columbia’s longest running holiday tradition. Explore Riverbanks Zoo illuminated by nearly one million twinkling lights and more than 350 handcrafted images. Take your photo with Santa, roast marshmallows at the Jingle Bell Bonfire, and be sure to wear your hat—it snows nightly at Riverbanks Zoo during the Lights Before Christmas.

     

    *Closed on November 23, and December 24 & 25*

    Time: 5:00 pm -9:00 pm

    Location: Riverbanks Zoo & Garden

    More Information: www.riverbanks.org/events/lights-before-christmas.shtml

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    A Starry Night

    Join us in Five Points as we celebrate the season with our annual holiday event, A Starry Night. The whole family can enjoy a night full of holiday cheer! What’s happening in the neighborhood during A Starry Night:
    Visits with Santa!
    Make your own snowflakes & cards for Santa
    Complimentary hot chocolate
    Complimentary hot cider
    FREE face painting
    DJ spinning holiday tunes
    Roaming choral holiday performances
    Chance to stroll through all of your favorite Five Points stores, while enjoying sales and specials

    From shoes and clothing to home goods and wine, Five Points has everything you could possibly want this holiday season. Don’t forget to #shoplocal, #shopsmall, and #shop5points!

    Time: 4:00 pm -8:00 pm

    Location: Five Points

    More Information: www.fivepointscolumbia.com

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    First Thursday on Main Street

    On the first Thursday of each month, visit Main Street in downtown Columbia for extended store hours, a variety of specials, and live music with your Soda City neighbors.

    Time: 5:00 pm -10:00 pm

    Location: Main Street, Columbia

    More Information: www.firstthursdayonmain.com

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    Crafty Feast

    Crafty Feast is an indie craft fair that features nearly 100 makers from across the southeast who specialize in experimental, non-traditional, and unique handmade or repurposed crafts.

    Time: 12:00 pm -6:00 pm

    Location: Columbia Metropolitan Convention Center

    More Information: www.craftyfeast.com

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    Historic USC Horseshoe Walking Tour

    The Great Biscuit Rebellion. The 1902 Carolina Clemson Riot. The Gamecock 505. These stories and more are part of the USC Historic Horseshoe Tour offered by the South Caroliniana Library. University Archivist Elizabeth Cassidy West leads the monthly tours around the historic horseshoe, sharing tales of events and student life that occurred there.
    Noon-1 p.m, starting at the South Caroliniana Library at 910 Sumter St. Free and open to the public. For more information: 803-777-5158 or uscarchives@sc.edu.

    Time: 12:00 pm -1:00 pm

    Location: South Caroliniana Library

    More Information: http://library.sc.edu/p/Collections/SCL

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    2018 Midlands Heart Ball

    This premier black-tie event raises critical funds to fight heart disease and stroke and features dinner, dancing and a live silent auction.

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    Location: The State Fair Grounds, Cantey Building (1200 Rosewood Drive, Columbia)

    More Information: midlandsheartball.heart.org

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    2018 Midlands Heart Walk

    Designed to promote physical activity and heart-healthy living, the 20th Anniversary Heart Walk creates an environment that’s fun and rewarding for the entire family.

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    Location: Colonial Life Arena, Columbia, SC

    More Information: Midlandsheartwalk.org

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    2018 Midlands Go Red For Women Luncheon

    Go Red For Women inspires women to make lifestyle changes, mobilize communities, and shape policies to save lives, join us at this year’s luncheon to celebrate the strong women in your life.

    Time: 11:00 am -2:00 pm

    Location: USC Alumni Center (900 Senate St., Columbia)

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