Events

Upcoming Events

Scroll our calendar to find the perfect events during your stay or plan your stay around one of our fantastic events. With substantial diversity and community pride, there’s an event every weekend; festivals every month. There’s something for everyone in the family… food festivals, arts and entertainment showcases, cultural, historical and contemporary events. Holiday happenings for every season including the July Celebration on Lake Murray a top 10 Southeast Event. With so many events to offer, you will probably have to extend your stay in Lake Murray Country.

South Carolina Women’s Open

Cobblestone Park Golf Club 1298 University Pkwy, Blythewood

The South Carolina Women’s Open was established in 2018 by The Women’s South Carolina Golf Association, is non-profit organization founded in 1949, and Rockin' Double Bar Productions, an events productions company. The vision is to create the best State Women’s Open in the United States for ladies of all ages and status (Senior Amateur, Senior […]

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Family Fun Night at CMA

Columbia Museum of Art 1515 Main Street, Columbia

Head to Boyd Plaza for an evening of outdoor family fun inspired by the themes of nature in the exhibitions In the Shadow of Monet: Giverny and American Impressionism and Amanda McCavour: Bright Little Day Stars. We welcome special guests from Riverbanks Zoo and Garden — a zookeeper and a live animal friend! Peruse a pop-up outdoor art gallery to […]

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Purple Martin Tour – Evening Tour

Lake Murray, SC

Join Wingard’s Naturalist and USCG Captain Zach Steinhauser or Rick Crout for a pontoon tour of the largest purple martin roost in North America… right here on Lake Murray. Zach has been all over the United States, and even to Brazil, studying this migratory songbird. You’re sure to enjoy this sunset cruise to Bomb Island, […]

$50.00
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Rock of Ages

Icehouse Amphitheater 107 West Main Street, Lexington

Rock of Ages is coming to the Icehouse Amphitheater for the first two weekends in August (August 5th, 6th, 11th, 12th & 13th). The gates will open at 7:00 PM for food trucks, drinks, and a whole lotta fun. The show will begin at 8:30 PM Relive the greatest rock hits of the 80’s with the […]

$30.00
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The Columbia Children’s Theatre proudly presents “Matilda”

C.A. Johnson High School 2219 Barhamville Rd, Columbia

Inspired by the twisted genius of Roald Dahl, the Tony Award-winning Matilda: The Musical tells the story of Matilda, a little girl with astonishing wit, intelligence and psychokinetic powers. She's unloved by her cruel parents but impresses her schoolteacher, the highly lovable Miss Honey.  Over the course of her first term at school, Matilda and Miss Honey […]

$15.00
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Sounz Familiar

Newberry Opera House 1201 McKibben Street, Newberry

A broad song selection combined with rich four-part vocal harmonies makes this group stand head and shoulders above the rest. Covering well-known artists like Steely Dan, Patsy Cline, Fleetwood Mac, Tom Petty, Linda Ronstadt, Elton John, Marshall Tucker, and The Beatles as well as the not so often covered artists like Little River Band, The […]

$4 – $9.00
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Composure at Trustus Theatre

Trustus Theatre 520 LADY STREET, Columbia

The 2019 Trustus Playwrights’ Festival commissioned two plays about true Columbia crimes scribed by local playwrights, Jason Stokes and Charlie Finesilver. The True Crime Rep was originally scheduled for our 35th season, and Trustus is delighted to finally give both shows their world premiere on the Thigpen Main Stage. Both shows will be performed in […]

$23.00
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Purple Martin Tour-Morning Session

Lake Murray, SC

Join Wingard’s Naturalist and USCG Captain Zach for a pontoon tour of the largest purple martin roost in North America… right here on Lake Murray. Zach has been all over the United States, and even to Brazil, studying this migratory songbird. You’re sure to enjoy this  morning outing with Captain Zach, who is undeniably the […]

$55 – $60
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Ridge Spring’s Farmers Market

Ridge Spring Town Plaza West Main Street, Ridge Spring

Ridge Spring Farmers Market is a wonderful weekend event. Local Farmers come to town to sell fresh produce from June until Labor day. Support local farmers and get fresh produce as well as plants for freshening up your landscaping. Come visit us on Saturdays from 8am until 12pm to pick up your fresh produce for […]

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Grow Newberry Farmers Market + Art

Memorial Park-Newberry 1000 Boyce St, Newberry

Join us in downtown Newberry in Memorial Park for the Grow Newberry Farmers Market (GNFM). You'll find locally-sourced seasonal produce, plants, baked goods, and lots of arts and crafts. While you're here, be sure to stop by some of the area shops and restaurants! Fun kids’ activities are in store as well! We aim to […]

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Soda City Market

Main Street Columbia, SC 1300-1600 Main Street, Columbia

Soda City Market is Columbia’s weekly Main Street event inspired by traditional European street markets. In partnership with Founders Federal Credit Union, we’re open every Saturday morning 9 a.m. –1 p.m., year-round, rain or shine! Find everything you need to nourish your brain, body, and belly—helping establish our city as the real southern hotspot for locals […]

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The Market at Icehouse

Icehouse Amphitheater 107 West Main Street, Lexington

The Town of Lexington Farmers Market is primarily intended as a farmer/grower and local artesian market that uses a community-friendly atmosphere to promote, support and encourage local production, while educating citizens on the benefits of eating local, fresh produce and supporting local artists and the Certified SC program. The Market at Icehouse will run every Saturday […]

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