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.

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Lake Carolina Farmers Market

Parkside Center in Lake Carolina 5 Lake Carolina Way, Columbi

Come out to beautiful Lake Carolina located in Richland County on Thursday afternoons, starting in April and running through October, to shop for fresh, seasonal produce and plants, artisan food and crafts, and much more in a relaxed and fun atmosphere! Another great way to explore the Lake Murray Country region with live music, great […]

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Beer and Brats on Boyd Plaza

Columbia Museum of Art 1515 Main Street, Columbia

Jump into Oktoberfest with CMA affinity group the Contemporaries and enjoy a family-friendly event with German music, cuisine, and beer, plus art! Ticket includes food, two drink tickets for beer or wine, and admission to the museum. Galleries open until 8:00 p.m.

$25.00
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Live in the Lobby: Koger Center Jazz • Take the A Train to Soda City

Koger Center for the Arts 1051 Greene Street, Columbia

The Koger Center for the Arts and ColaJazz are proud to introduce the 2022 season of Live in the Lobby: Koger Center Jazz Take the A Train to Soda City Season Package - $96 Individual Concert Tickets - $23 Created as a partnership between the Koger Center for the Arts and the ColaJazz Foundation, Koger […]

$23.00
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Workshop Theatre presents “Kinky Boots”

Cottingham Theatre at Columbia College 1301 Columbia College Drive, Columbia

Workshop Theatre is excited to kick off the 2022-2023 season with the hit Broadway musical "Kinky Boots," September 23 to October 8. Charlie Price has reluctantly inherited his father's shoe factory, which is on the verge of bankruptcy. Trying to live up to his father's legacy and save his family business, Charlie finds inspiration in […]

$20 – $27.00
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Noel Lindler & The Bank Walkers at Main St. Shop & Dine!

Newberry Opera House 1201 McKibben Street, Newberry

Join us in downtown Newberry! Shop, dine, and listen to some great music as First Fridays continue. Hear live music from Noel Lindler & The Bank Walkers in front of Community Hall. This FREE concert runs from 5:30 PM to 7 PM, but First Friday festivities start at 4 PM. Please bring a chair if […]

Free
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The Malpass Brothers

Newberry Opera House 1201 McKibben Street, Newberry

This is music steeped in the legacy of the Louvin Brothers, Johnny Cash, Marty Robbins, and others. Count on classic, real Country. Count on new Malpass tunes. Count on a couple of old-time traditional gospels. Count on giggles and ribbing between brothers. Count on some big, high, man-hair, and maybe an Elvis twitch or two.

$45 – $55.00
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Workshop Theatre presents “Kinky Boots”

Cottingham Theatre at Columbia College 1301 Columbia College Drive, Columbia

Workshop Theatre is excited to kick off the 2022-2023 season with the hit Broadway musical "Kinky Boots," September 23 to October 8. Charlie Price has reluctantly inherited his father's shoe factory, which is on the verge of bankruptcy. Trying to live up to his father's legacy and save his family business, Charlie finds inspiration in […]

$20 – $27.00
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The Rocky Horror Picture Show at Trustus Theatre

Trustus Theatre 520 LADY STREET, Columbia

The production runs SEPTEMBER 30 - OCTOBER 29 Let’s do the Time Warp again! The Rocky Horror Show returns to the Thigpen Main Stage just in time for Halloween. Stuck with a flat tire during a storm, newly engaged love birds Brad and Janet find themselves at the eerie mansion of Dr. Frank-N-Furter. What follows […]

$35.00
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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 […]

Free
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Newberry Oktoberfest

Downtown Newberry

Save the date for Newberry's largest festival! Voted best festival by the Newberry Observer's Reader's choice! Quick Event Facts: Date: Held annually on the First Saturday in October! Location: Historic Downtown Newberry, SC Times: 10:00AM-6:00PM Admission: The Newberry Oktoberfest is FREE. There is no charge for the live entertainment or the kids' activities!

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Cayce Fall Fest

Granby Gardens Park 1800 12th Street, Cayce

 The City of Cayce is excited to announce the return of the Cayce Fall Fest! Fall Fest will be held on Saturday, October 1, from 12 pm - 6 pm at Granby Gardens Park, located at 1800 12th Street in Cayce. This culturally diverse event will have a multitude of fun festivities including: live music, a DJ and dance floor, […]

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Skits and Giggles at the Ritz Theatre

The Historic Ritz Theatre 1511 Main Street, Newberry

Want some adult laughs after the Newberry Oktoberfest? Then plan to head over to the historic Ritz Theater for the Newberry Community Players’ very own Improv group's, "Skits and Giggles!"

$15.00
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