Jan 14 – Jun 13 all-day
12:00 am
Most people are familiar with the Democratic and Republican Parties in the United States. However, party affiliation is not the only factor people use to decide how to vote. Many voters choose candidates based on specific issues, like abortion or gun control. Historically, some of the biggest issues for voters have been the economy, the Vietnam War, and busing to...
Jan 14 – May 4 all-day
12:00 am
Cotton has changed significantly from its humble roots as a plant growing wild in the tropical and subtropical regions of the world to its position today as the primary fiber in textiles. It has influenced the history of agriculture, labor, race, and gender, not only in the US South, but around the world. Explore the material culture of cotton through...
Feb 23 @ 8:00 pm
8:00 pm
COST OF LIVING By Martyna Majok Directed by Paul Kaufmann FEBRUARY 22 – MARCH 2, 2019 *Winner 2018 Pulitzer Prize for Drama* One of the most powerful shows of 2018 comes to the Trustus Side Door theatre. Eddie, an unemployed truck driver, reunites with his ex-wife Ani after she suffers a devastating accident. John, a brilliant and witty doctoral student,...
Feb 23 @ 9:00 pm – Feb 24 @ 12:00 am
9:00 pm
Swing over to Za’s on Devine for Jazz Night featuring the Mark Rapp Group Sat., February 23, 9:00 p.m. to midnight. Sip on themed cocktails in Za’s casual, lively atmosphere and enjoy the Mark Rapp Group’s jazz nouveau style. A full bar and dinner menu will be available. The event is open to all ages and free to attend. Learn...
Feb 24 @ 3:00 pm
3:00 pm
COST OF LIVING By Martyna Majok Directed by Paul Kaufmann FEBRUARY 22 – MARCH 2, 2019 *Winner 2018 Pulitzer Prize for Drama* One of the most powerful shows of 2018 comes to the Trustus Side Door theatre. Eddie, an unemployed truck driver, reunites with his ex-wife Ani after she suffers a devastating accident. John, a brilliant and witty doctoral student,...
MOZART AND SALIERI @ Incarnation Lutheran Church
Feb 24 @ 7:00 pm
7:00 pm
Palmetto Chamber Orchestra presents a program “Mozart and Salieri”- two Classical contemporaries but with two different faiths. A famous dichotomy between two 18 century contemporaries: poor vs. rich, brilliance vs. mediocrity, fame vs. oblivion…. or maybe NOT? Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart vs. Antonio Saileri. Was Salieri such a horrible person and a mediocre and unsuccessful composer or Mozart simply outshined everyone...
Naranon Meeting @ Anglican Cathedral Church of the Epiphany
Feb 25 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
6:00 pm
The Nar-Anon Family Groups is primarily for those who know or have known a feeling of desperation concerning the addiction problem of someone very near to you. We have traveled that unhappy road too, and found the answer with serenity and peace of mind. When you come into the family group, you are no longer alone, but among true friends...
Feb 26 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
12:00 pm
Modjeska Monteith Simkins: An Advocate for the people Modjeska Monteith Simkins was born in Columbia, S.C. on December 5, 1899, into a society that legally dispossessed women and people of color of their civil liberties. Over the course of her 92 years, she displayed a courage and perseverance that many argue was unmatched. Join Katharine Allen, research and archives manager,...
Feb 26 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Taste on the River 2019 @ Stone River
6:00 pm
The best restaurants from Columbia, the Vista, and Vista West are coming together for a fun evening to showcase their cuisine to help beautify West Columbia. Tour the multiple tasting stations throughout the event and browse our silent auction for thrills and deals.
Feb 26 @ 7:00 pm
7:00 pm
February 26th – 7 to 9pm – Free & Open to the Public – 1st Floor Auditorium Americans Consume nearly 20 billion new item of clothing each year. Yet few of us know how our clothes are made, much less who produces them. This illuminating documentary follows the commodity of cotton from South Carolina farms to Chinese factories to illuminate...
Feb 27 @ 7:00 pm
7:00 pm
Free to public https://www.facebook.com/events/300665647470335/
Feb 27 @ 8:00 pm
8:00 pm
COST OF LIVING By Martyna Majok Directed by Paul Kaufmann FEBRUARY 22 – MARCH 2, 2019 *Winner 2018 Pulitzer Prize for Drama* One of the most powerful shows of 2018 comes to the Trustus Side Door theatre. Eddie, an unemployed truck driver, reunites with his ex-wife Ani after she suffers a devastating accident. John, a brilliant and witty doctoral student,...
2019 Heart Health EXPO @ Providence Health
Feb 28 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
5:00 pm
Providence Talks! presents the 2019 HEART HEALTH EXPO Providence Health was the first to introduce cardiac caths and open heart surgery to the Midlands more than 45 years ago. Today Providence Health is still leading innovation in the diagnosis and treatment of heart disease. Join us for this free public event to see the latest and greatest techniques to treat...
Feb 28 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
6:00 pm
Go behind the scenes with Historic Columbia and explore this iconic landmark! The Keenan building was built as a six-story structure in 1921 and is included in the National Register of Historic Places. It became a complex in 1951, when a ten-story portion was added on. It was further expanded in the 1980s with a three-story addition. This complex has...
Feb 28 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
6:00 pm
Irish Fest Camden adds an element of Irish culture and literature with its new event: Irish Authors Reading and Open Mic Night on Thursday, February 28th at Books on Broad. The event will feature Irish poet, Adrian Rice and Irish-American author and USC professor, Dr. Ed Madden. The community is invited to participate in Open Mic by sharing a favorite...
Feb 28 @ 8:00 pm
8:00 pm
COST OF LIVING By Martyna Majok Directed by Paul Kaufmann FEBRUARY 22 – MARCH 2, 2019 *Winner 2018 Pulitzer Prize for Drama* One of the most powerful shows of 2018 comes to the Trustus Side Door theatre. Eddie, an unemployed truck driver, reunites with his ex-wife Ani after she suffers a devastating accident. John, a brilliant and witty doctoral student,...
Irish Fest Camden PUB CRAWL @ 1000 block of Broad Street, Downtown Camden
Mar 1 @ 7:00 pm
7:00 pm
Come to downtown Camden on Friday, March 1st for Irish Fest Camden’s Pub Crawl. Live Irish pub music, Irish food and drink specials will be featured at Steeplechase Sports Bar and Grill. Carry your beverage down the 1000 block of Broad Street as you check out the other eateries and bars: Sam Kendalls, Hifalutin, The Venue, and Salud. Additional live...
Gene Watson @ Sumter Opera House
Mar 1 @ 7:30 pm
Gene Watson @ Sumter Opera House
7:30 pm
This masterful country stylist from Texas has been thrilling audiences for more than 50 years. Known as “The Singer’s Singer”, Gene Watson has accumulated 75 charted titles and 23 Top 10 hits. The depth of emotion in his singing, his brilliant phrasing, his jaw-dropping range, and the power in the lyrics he chooses inspire both fans and musical peers.
Mar 1 @ 8:00 pm
8:00 pm
COST OF LIVING By Martyna Majok Directed by Paul Kaufmann FEBRUARY 22 – MARCH 2, 2019 *Winner 2018 Pulitzer Prize for Drama* One of the most powerful shows of 2018 comes to the Trustus Side Door theatre. Eddie, an unemployed truck driver, reunites with his ex-wife Ani after she suffers a devastating accident. John, a brilliant and witty doctoral student,...
Mar 1 @ 8:00 pm – Mar 17 @ 3:00 pm
8:00 pm
Meet Jack Kelly, a newsboy who dreams of life away from the big city. When Jack and his fellow newsies face publishing giant Joseph Pulitzer’s plan to raise prices at the newsboys’ expense, they decide it is time to act ~ “one for all and all for one!” Based on the real-life Newsboy Strike of 1899, this Disney musical has...
Mar 1 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm
8:00 pm
In today’s world of manufactured music, Tokyo Joe stands out from the crowd. Though most of the music is of the rock genre, lead vocalist and founder Greg Bickley credits musicians like Billy Joel and Elton John as early influences. Indeed, that inspiration is evident in Bickley’s sultry vocals each time he picks up the mic. Also the band’s songwriter,...
Cinderella Project Midlands @ Brookland Baptist Church
Mar 2 @ 8:00 am – 11:00 am
8:00 am
The SC Bar Young Lawyers Division is hosting a pop-up shop where girls can come pick out a prom dress.
Lucky Leprechaun 5K @ Camden Town Green
Mar 2 @ 8:00 am
8:00 am
Runners and walkers will have the “Luck of the Irish” on this great USA Track and Field Certified course that starts and finishes at the Town Green in downtown Camden, SC. Registration includes a quality race shirt, a FREE GREEN BEER (for Leprechauns age 21 or older) at the finish line and $2.00 off entrance to Irish Fest Camden main...
Irish Fest Camden @ Historic Camden
Mar 2 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
10:00 am
Irish Fest Camden is a family-friendly festival celebrating Irish and Celtic heritage in Camden, SC. The event has grown in just two short years to host over 2000 visitors at its festival held annually on the first Saturday of March. With the rapid growth of the festival, it has expanded to a new location at Historic Camden, 222 Broad St.,...
Mar 2 @ 12:00 pm
Mardi Gras Columbia @ City Roots
12:00 pm
Come “Embrace The Chaos of the Ya-Ya” at Mardi Gras Columbia 2019! The ninth annual Mardi Gras Columbia Festival and parade will be held on Saturday, March 2, 2019 at City Roots Farm in downtown Columbia, S.C.’s Rosewood neighborhood. Hosted by the local nonprofit Krewe de Columbi-Ya-Ya, the family-friendly event will kick off with the customary neighborhood Mardi Gras parade...
Mar 2 @ 2:00 pm
2:00 pm
COST OF LIVING By Martyna Majok Directed by Paul Kaufmann FEBRUARY 22 – MARCH 2, 2019 *Winner 2018 Pulitzer Prize for Drama* One of the most powerful shows of 2018 comes to the Trustus Side Door theatre. Eddie, an unemployed truck driver, reunites with his ex-wife Ani after she suffers a devastating accident. John, a brilliant and witty doctoral student,...
Mar 2 @ 8:00 pm
8:00 pm
COST OF LIVING By Martyna Majok Directed by Paul Kaufmann FEBRUARY 22 – MARCH 2, 2019 *Winner 2018 Pulitzer Prize for Drama* One of the most powerful shows of 2018 comes to the Trustus Side Door theatre. Eddie, an unemployed truck driver, reunites with his ex-wife Ani after she suffers a devastating accident. John, a brilliant and witty doctoral student,...
Mar 2 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm
8:00 pm
Join us to celebrate Mardi Gras and hear the award-winning band, The Blue Pickups. The Blue Pickups was Nominated for the following awards at the Carolina Country Music Awards 2019: Vocal group of the year, Country Music Video of the Year, Musician of the year and Guitarist of the year (Jimmy Rogers), Humanitarian Award (WINNER) General Admission and VIP tickets...
Freeman Sundays @3 @ University of SC School of Music
Mar 3 @ 3:00 pm
3:00 pm
Freeman Sunday concerts feature the university’s renowned music faculty in fresh and vibrant chamber music programs that pair canonic masterpieces alongside brand new works. The popular series has been raising scholarship money for more than 20 years. The program: Astronomically Speaking – Joe W. Moore III Clifford Leaman, baritone saxophone; Scott Herring, percussion That Raindrops Have Hastened the Falling Flowers...