Our Advertisers

To make it easier for you- and send thanks to them- we’ve provided a simple directory of the wonderful advertisers on Cola Daily and 94.3 FM The Dude – all three working together as the media center for your community.

You can click on their names to go to their websites, too!

1801 Grille – Food, Restaurant
321 Auto Sales – Auto Sales, Used
529 Future Scholars – College Savings Plan

AAA Tax Service – Tax Preparation
All American Heating and Air – Heating, Air Conditioning
Alodia’s Cucina Italiana
– Food, Restaurant
Ameris Bank – Financial institution

Backyard Cafe West Columbia – Food, Restaurant

Barron’s Outfitters – Retail, outdoor
Bart Fireside – Home Improvement, Outdoor entertainment
Bill’s Music Shop & Pickin’ Parlor – Music Store, Instruments
Bistro on the Boulevard – Food, Restaurant
Black Water Marine – Boating
Bouknight Pumps – Water Treatment
Brakes 4 Less – Automobile parts, repair
Broadway in Columbia – Theater, Arts
Building Industry Association of Central SC
Burgin Roofing – Roof Replacement, Repairs

Carts Plus – Golf Carts
Caughman’s Meat’n Place
Central Glass of SC – Glass Replacement
Central Heating & Air – Heating/Air Conditioning -Heating, Air Conditioning
CertaPro Painting – Home Improvement
Certified SC Grown – Agriculture, Special Events
Charmingly Southern Vintage Rentals – Event Rentals
Clayton Homes – Real Estate
Clean Sweep Chimney Sweep – Cleaning; chimney services
Coldwell Banker – Real Estate, Broker
Columbia Fireflies– Sporting Event
Columbia Police Department – Law Enforcement
Cool Care Heating & Air – Heating, Air Conditioning
Crescent Construction – Construction, renovation, remodel
Crossfit Optimize – Gym, Fitness, Health
Cycle Center – Bicycles & Accessories

Davis Orthodontics– Dentist, Orthodontist
Deserved Comfort Housekeeping – Cleaning; Home & Office
Devine Street Association – Merchants Association, Special Events
Doc’s Furniture – Retail; furniture, appliances
Dust to Dust Cemetery – Burial Services

Essex Homes – Real Estate
Exceed Real Estate School – Real Estate, Education

Famous Toastery – Restaurant; breakfast & lunch
Finish Line Upholstery – Upholstery; auto/marine/furniture
First Response – Disaster restoration, remediation
Five Points Association – Merchants Association, Special Events
Floor Boys – Flooring

Galeana Kia – New & Used Auto Sales
Gardener’s Outpost – Garden Center, Nursery
Gentle Dentistry of Lexington – Dental services
Glowout Salon – Salon, Stylist, Tanning
Great Southern Homes – Real Estate

Greater Cayce West Columbia Chamber – Merchants Association, Special Events

Herndon Chevrolet – Automotive sales; new & used
Homestar Solar Solution – Solar panel systems & installation

Icehouse Amphitheater – Special Events
Inn at USC (Wydham) – Lodging, Hospitality
Insurance Management Group – Insurance Services
Irmo Insurance Agency – Insurance Services

Jim Hudson Auto Group – New & Used Auto Sales
JT’s Auto Group – Automotive sales; new & used

Kennel Care – Pet Boarding, Grooming

Kiawah Island Golf Resort – Golf resort, Spa, Recreation
Kiki’s Chicken & Waffles – Restaurant

Larry Lucas Agency – State Farm agency
Lexington Automotive – Automotive sales; used
Lexington Discount Homes – Mobile Homes
Lexington Guns & Shooting Range – Guns; shooting range
Lexington Medical Center – Medical, Hospital
Liberty Tax Service – Tax preparation
Little Pigs BBQ – Food, Restaurant
Lizards Thicket – Food, Restaurant
Love Plumbing, Air & Electrical – Heating, Air Conditioning, Electrical

McDaniels Auto Group – Car Dealer
McDonnell & Associates – Law Firm
Meetze Plumbing – Plumbing
Mercer House Estate Winery – Winery
Mid Carolina Electric Cooperative – Utility
Mid State Roofing – Construction; roofing
Midlands Media Group – Media, Broadcasting
Minnie’s Auto Repair – Auto Repair
Mo’s House of Pizza – Food, Restaurant
Modern Exterminating – Pest Control
Mungo Homes – Real Estate
Music Farm – Concerts

National Safety Council – Not for Profit
Northside Christian Academy – K-12 education

Oak Table – Food, Restaurant
Old Mill Brew Pub – Food, Restaurant
On Call Plumbing, Heating & Air – Heating, Air Conditioning, Plumbing

Palmetto State Armory – Retail; Gun Shop & Shooting Range
Panera Bread – Food, Restaurant
Pawmetto Lifeline – Animal Rescue, Adoption
Phillips Market Center – Event Space
Pitt Stop – Gas Station
Pozsik-Carpenter – Law firm

Ray Clepper Boating Center – Retail, Boat Sales
Rhoten’s Country Store– Retail
Richland County– County
Ricky’s Auto & Tire Center – Automotive repair
Rita’s Italian Ice – Restaurant
Riverbanks Zoo and Garden – Zoo
Roper Staffing – Employment Services; Staffing
Rosewood Market & Deli – Grocery, Specialty Foods
Royal Automotive Techs – Automotive Repair

SC Department of Motor Vehicles – State Dept.; Licenses, Registrations
SC Education Lottery – State Dept.; Gambling, Educational Scholarships
SC State Museum 
SC Philharmonic-Performing Arts
STS Auto Sales and Repair
– Automotive 
Salty’s Board Shop – Retail, Shopping
Save a Lot – Grocery Store
Schlotzsky’s – Restaurant
Scott’s Furniture – Furniture, Mattresses
Scottie’s Cafe & Grill – Food, Restaurant
Security Federal Bank – Banking
Sheppard’s Glass – Glass Replacement
Schroeder’s Towing – Towing Services
Sink Law Firm – Law Firm
Sinus Center of South Carolina – Medical
Soda City Gymnastics 
South Carolina Confederate Relic Room & War Museum-Museum
South Carolina Department of Agriculture– Special Events
Spa 131– Spa
Spirit Communications – Telecommunications
Stanick Sheet Metal & Roofing – Construction; Roofing
Stone River – Event Space
Sumter Opera House – Entertainment

The Casual Pint – Food, Restaurant
The Melting Pot – Restaurant
The Muffler Shop – Auto Parts, Repair
Tombo Grill – Restaurant
Tony’s Pizzalicious– Restaurant
Top Dogs – Restaurant 
Township Auditorium
– Venue
Trustus Theater– Theaters, Plays, Musicals
Tupelo Grove Events– Florist

Vacuum Center – Home Improvement
Vista Guild – Special Events
Vista Smiles – Dental services

WACH-TV – Television Station
Walton’s Automotive – Automotive repairs
Whitehall TV – Television Repair, Sales
Wilson Auto Sales – Automobile Sales, New & Used
Wingate by Wyndham: Lexington – Hotel
Wingard’s Market – Retail,  Garden Center, Gifts, Produce
Windermere Club-Golf Course
WKTC-TV – Television Station

YMCA of Columbia-Wellness Club

Zesto’s of West Columbia – Food, restaurant

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Where to Go, What to Do

Apr
24
Tue
Film Screening: “The Last Laugh @ Richland Library Assembly St. Second Level Theater
Apr 24 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

A documentary of Holocaust humor by filmmaker Ferne Pearlstein

Beginner Ballroom Dance class @ Elite Ballroom Academy
Apr 24 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm

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Group classes. Always beginner level. No experience or partner required. Dance rotates each month so you can learn a wide variety of dances.

Apr
25
Wed
Film Screening: “The Last Laugh” @ Russel House Theater
Apr 25 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm

A documentary of Holocaust humor by filmmaker Ferne Pearlstein

Apr
26
Thu
VISTA AFTER FIVE @ Tin Roof
Apr 26 @ 5:30 pm
VISTA AFTER FIVE @ Tin Roof | Columbia | South Carolina | United States

Vista After 5 is back and so is Tokyo Joe!  Come to the free concert series in partnership with Tin Roof. Shows will be outdoors at the Music Farm and Tin Roof at 1022 Senate Street. The concert series will run from April 5 through May 10, beginning at 5:30 p.m., on Thursdays.

Vista After 5 is free admission, and a bar will be available for attendees age 21 and up.

Game and Garden – Spring Feast @ Hay Hill
Apr 26 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm

Congaree Land Trust presents our third annual Game and Garden Spring Feast! Join us for a “friend-raiser” to support land conservation across central SC.

Along with hors d’oeuvres from local chefs we will have craft beer, cocktails, a silent art auction with art from Over the Mantel and The Mustache Brothers will be performing! This is a casual event with over 200+ people in attendance. We can’t wait to see you there!

Learn more about Congaree Land Trust – www.congareelt.org

LOCAL CHEFS

Frank Bradley – Bourbon

Ken DuBard – Congaree Milling Company

Jessica Shillato – Spotted Salamander

Charles Stricklin – The Oak Table

Tickets – bit.ly/2FV1c5A

Film Screening: “The Last Laugh” @ Kahn Jewish Community Center
Apr 26 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm

A documentary of Holocaust humor by filmmaker Ferne Pearlstein

Sandlapper Singers present “1918-2018: A Concert to Remember” @ Incarnation Lutheran Church
Apr 26 @ 7:30 pm

The year 2018 marks 100 years since the end of World War I. To commemorate the centenary of the war’s end, the Sandlapper Singers present, “1918-2018: A Concert to Remember,” featuring songs and readings that explore the themes of peace, hope, and recovery. The concert, appropriate for all ages, will be presented Thursday, April 26 at Incarnation Lutheran Church and Friday, April 27 at St. Andrews Presbyterian Church, Irmo. Performances begin at 7:30 PM, with doors opening at 7 PM. Tickets are $15 for adults, $5 for active duty military & veterans, and $5 for students with ID. Tickets may be purchased online or at the door before the concert. More information available at sandlappersingers.org.

Apr
27
Fri
Sandlapper Singers present “1918-2018: A Concert to Remember” @ St. Andrews Presbyterian Church
Apr 27 @ 7:30 pm

The year 2018 marks 100 years since the end of World War I. To commemorate the centenary of the war’s end, we invite you to explore the themes of peace, hope, recovery, and home through music and readings that celebrate the virtues of peace in response to the atrocities of war.

The concert, appropriate for all ages, will be presented Thursday, April 26 at Incarnation Lutheran Church and Friday, April 27 at St. Andrews Presbyterian Church, Irmo. Performances begin at 7:30 PM, with doors opening at 7 PM. Tickets are $15 for adults, $5 for active duty military & veterans, and $5 for students with ID. Tickets may be purchased online or at the door before the concert. Children 12 and under get in free with a paying adult; no ticket required. Group discounts are also available.

For more information, visit www.sandlappersingers.org

Apr
28
Sat
See Spot Run 5K @ Earlewood Park
Apr 28 all-day

See Spot Run is a family and pet-friendly run/walk through the scenic downtown Earlewood Park neighborhood. Funds raised benefit the Humane Society’s low-cost Spay/Neuter program. Bring your best friend and join us! $25 entry fee also provides a Humane Society T-Shirt.

Register online here at Strictly Running: http://www.strictlyrunning.com/gpscrlgnReg-9f.asp

Check-in at 7:30am; Run/walk begins at 8:30am. See the course map here: http://humanesc.org/see-spot-run-5k/course-map/

Spring Arts & Crafts Show @ Lexington Middle School
Apr 28 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm

The Midlands Crafter’s Association is back with their 9th annual Step into Spring Craft Show Extravaganza!  Hosted on April 28th 2018, The Midlands Crafter’s Association is hosting a FREE event at Lexington Middle School.

This event will host over 100 vendors and crafters from all over the Midlands.

They will be hosting an auction benefiting the Palmetto Health Children’s Hospital.