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.

Wonderful Weekend ‘n’ Ward

A weekend in Ward is a perfect place to trade in your tie for a red bandanna, your skirt for blue jeans, and your worries for a time to relax, have fun, make unforgettable memories, and enjoy your surroundings. We offer a gorgeous setting for riding the trails or open fields, rolling with the wagon […]

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Jacoby Shield Virtual Superhero 5K

Saluda Shoals Park 5605 Bush River Road, Columbia

Calling the Southeast’s mightiest superheroes! Join us on April 17, 2021, for Jacoby’s Shield Virtual Superhero 5K. Jacoby’s Shield is a volunteer non-profit healing organization for bereaved parents and siblings. Jacoby’s Shield accomplishes its healing mission through hosting Camp SHIELD family bereavement retreats. Camp SHIELD combines traditional fun camp activities with grief education and emotional […]

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Family Farm Day- Fox Hideaway, LLC

Fox Hideaway Farm 1822 St Matthew Church Road, Eastover

WooHoo! It's time for Family Farm Day! Bring your family & friends! This is a 1 day event! Our hours will be: Saturday 9am-5pm We’ll start sharing this month’s vendors as time gets closer, so keep an eye out!! We love being able to support local small businesses & hope that you’ll help us in […]

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Strawberry Pick & Play

Clinton Sease Farm 382 Olde Farm Road, Lexington

Located in Lexington County, Clinton Sease Farm offers agricultural engagement for kids of all ages in Lake Murray Country. You'll take a wagon ride to the Strawberry Patch, pick-your-own berries and see the farm animals, including baby chicks & goats! INCLUDES: Playgrounds BubbleMania Jelly Bean Maze Strawberry S'mores OR Strawberry Ice Cream Strawberry Activity Pack […]

$10.00
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Meeting Street Artisan Market

Interactive Art Park 425 Meeting Street, West Columbia

The City of West Columbia’s Meeting Street Artisan Market is open every Saturday, from 9:30 AM – 1:30 PM, at the Interactive Art Park, 425 Meeting Street, West Columbia. The market includes vendors selling original art, crafts, foods, and produce. Free parking is available in the Interactive Art Park, the City Parking Garage on Court […]

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Tribute to “A Prairie Home Companion”

Newberry Opera House 1201 McKibben Street, Newberry

IMPORTANT INFORMATION This performance has reduced capacity seating per governmental restrictions. If you have questions call the Box Office at 803-276-6264. When Doug and Bunny Williams first started their show at the Opera House in 1998, they patterned its format from the popular PBS show, "Prairie Home Companion", which was broadcast live every Saturday night. […]

$30.00
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11th Annual Blythewood ‘DOKO” Rodeo

Blythewood Community Park Arena I-77 N AT EXIT 27 311 Blythewood Road, Blythewood

The Rodeo is coming to Lake Murray Country! The International Professional Rodeo Association sanctioned competition features 8 exciting events, including Bull Riding and Barrel Racing.  World Class Cowboys, Cowgirls and Stock compete for Big Prize Money, Trophy Buckles & Qualifying Points for the 2021 International Finals Rodeo to be held at the Lazy E Arena […]

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Historic Gardens Tour

The Historic Robert Mills House 1616 Blanding Street, Columbia

Explore the native and exotic with Historic Columbia's Director of Grounds, Keith Mearns, as he offers insight into the varied and beautiful gardens at the Robert Mills House and Hampton-Preston Site. Each encompassing a full city block, the development of the gardens at these sites is guided by collections policies formulated to maximize their interpretive […]

$10.00
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Meeting Street Artisan Market

Interactive Art Park 425 Meeting Street, West Columbia

The City of West Columbia’s Meeting Street Artisan Market is open every Saturday, from 9:30 AM – 1:30 PM, at the Interactive Art Park, 425 Meeting Street, West Columbia. The market includes vendors selling original art, crafts, foods, and produce. Free parking is available in the Interactive Art Park, the City Parking Garage on Court […]

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SC Philharmonic presents Beethoven and Blue Jeans

Koger Center for the Arts 1051 Greene Street, Columbia

SC Philharmonic presents Beethoven and Blue Jeans Saturday April 24, 2021 - 6:00 p.m. and 8:00 p.m. Co-Sponsored by Dominion Energy Our annual Beethoven and Blue Jeans includes his Fidelio Overture and Symphony no. 2, along with Emotive Transformations by contemporary American composer, James Lee III Beethoven and Blue Jeans   SEATING There are strict […]

$20 – $55
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SC Philharmonic presents Beethoven and Blue Jeans

Koger Center for the Arts 1051 Greene Street, Columbia

SC Philharmonic presents Beethoven and Blue Jeans Saturday April 24, 2021 - 6:00 p.m. and 8:00 p.m. Co-Sponsored by Dominion Energy Our annual Beethoven and Blue Jeans includes his Fidelio Overture and Symphony no. 2, along with Emotive Transformations by contemporary American composer, James Lee III Beethoven and Blue Jeans   SEATING There are strict […]

$20 – $55
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Drive-In Movie Night at Saluda Shoals Park – The Croods: A New Age

Saluda Shoals Park 5605 Bush River Road, Columbia

Saturday, April 24, 2021 - 8:00pm to 9:45pm Join us for a drive-in movie night at Saluda Shoals Park featuring the Croods- A New Age.  The movie begins at dark (8:00 p.m.) Food Trucks will have food for purchase from 6:00-8:00 p.m. Chick-Fil-A By the Fire Pizza Pelican's SnoBalls Cupcakes Cotton Candy Movie attendees are asked to remain […]

$15.00
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