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.

Restaurant Week SC – Columbia

Restaurant Week South Carolina gives local, regional and national food lovers the opportunity to enjoy amazing values during lunch and/or dinner at a number of participating casual and high-end South Carolina restaurants. Restaurant Week's goal is to position South Carolina as one of the top culinary destinations in the nation by increasing awareness of the […]

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Lexington Historical Food Tour with Two Gals and Fork

Downtown Lexington Main Street, Lexington

Lexington Historical Food Tour Saturday, November 13 from 3-5:30pm. Eat at five top restaurants and learn cool local history in between. $45. Come hungry! Things to know: DURATION:  Approximately 2.5 hours in length. WHERE TO MEET:  The courtyard at Private Property. The courtyard entrance is at the back of the building. PARKING:   Free parking is available […]

$45.00
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Alton Brown Live-Beyond the Eats

Koger Center for the Arts 1051 Greene Street, Columbia

Celebrity Chef, Alton Brown is hitting the road with a new culinary variety show and coming to Lake Murray Country to the beautiful Koger Center for the Arts in downtown Columbia, SC. Audiences can expect more comedy, more music, more highly unusual cooking demos, and more potentially dangerous "sciency" stuff. Prepare for an evening unlike […]

$41 – $152
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8th Annual Lexington County Chili Cookoff

Icehouse Amphitheater 107 West Main Street, Lexington

It's the 8th Annual Lexington County Chili Cookoff Sunday February 20th from 12 till 5pm at the Icehouse Amphitheater. Over 25 chili teams will be serving their hottest/spiciest to win the Top Chili Trophy! Advance tickets are $10 adults and $5 kids. Musical entertainment on stage include Freeway Music and our headliner for the second straight year Under […]

$5 – $10.00
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Vista Food Tour with Two Gals and a Fork

Two Gals and a Fork Food Tours is partnering with Historic Columbia to offer these historic walking and tasting tours in the Vista. Historic Columbia's trained and certified tour guides will share Columbia's rich history while you savor and experience tastings from five of the Vista's famously hot restaurants. The tour runs approximately 2.5 to 3 hours and […]

$45.00
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Newberry Afternoon Delight Food Tour

Downtown Newberry

Two Gals and a Fork Food Tours offers historic walking and tasting tours in Newberry. Local resident, Meg Muir, will share Newberry's rich history while you savor and experience tastings from five of Newberry's wonderful restaurants and bars. The tour runs approximately 2.5 to 3 hours and will leave you stuffed with delicious food and […]

$45.00
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St. Pat’s in Five Points Columbia

Five Points on Saluda Avenue 747 Saluda Avenue, Columbia

Celebrating 40 years in 2022! Duncan MacRae of Yesterday’s Restaurant & Tavern, Steve Gibson of Peddler Steak House, Chuck Pettit of the Columbia Jaycees and Tony Latella of PYA Monarch sat down in a booth at Yesterday’s Restaurant & Tavern, had a few beers and devised a plan to increase the visibility of Five Points’ […]

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Rescheduled – Dining On The Dam

Stroll the Lake Murray Dam and enjoy tasty dishes and drinks at Dining On The Dam presented by Nephron Pharmaceuticals Corporation. The Lexington Chamber and Visitors Center will postpone Dining On The Dam, originally postponed for March 28, 2021, to April 10, 2022. Guests who will be unable to attend the event on its new date can […]

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Spring Fair Food

SC State Fair Grounds 1200 Rosewood Drive, Columbia

Back by popular demand!  Enjoy many of your favorite fair foods at our Spring Drive-Through Fair Food extravaganza! Held in the LMC Fair Park on the fairgrounds. Enter Gate 6 on George Rogers Blvd. Important Information: Enter Gate 6 located at 901 George Rogers Blvd., Columbia, SC 29201 You will be directed to one of six […]

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Spring Fair Food

SC State Fair Grounds 1200 Rosewood Drive, Columbia

Back by popular demand!  Enjoy many of your favorite fair foods at our Spring Drive-Through Fair Food extravaganza! Held in the LMC Fair Park on the fairgrounds. Enter Gate 6 on George Rogers Blvd. Important Information: Enter Gate 6 located at 901 George Rogers Blvd., Columbia, SC 29201 You will be directed to one of six […]

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Spring Fair Food

SC State Fair Grounds 1200 Rosewood Drive, Columbia

Back by popular demand!  Enjoy many of your favorite fair foods at our Spring Drive-Through Fair Food extravaganza! Held in the LMC Fair Park on the fairgrounds. Enter Gate 6 on George Rogers Blvd. Important Information: Enter Gate 6 located at 901 George Rogers Blvd., Columbia, SC 29201 You will be directed to one of six […]

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Spring Fair Food

SC State Fair Grounds 1200 Rosewood Drive, Columbia

Back by popular demand!  Enjoy many of your favorite fair foods at our Spring Drive-Through Fair Food extravaganza! Held in the LMC Fair Park on the fairgrounds. Enter Gate 6 on George Rogers Blvd. Important Information: Enter Gate 6 located at 901 George Rogers Blvd., Columbia, SC 29201 You will be directed to one of six […]

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