ACTIVITIES IN THE COLUMBIA AREA for 11/16 – 12/6/2016

    With the Christmas right around the corner, there are many holiday events that will make you ooh and ah such as the Festival of Trees at the Columbia Metropolitan Convention Center and “Mannheim Steamroller Christmas. ” Don’t worry though, if you aren’t in the holiday spirit quit yet, there are still many very exciting events such as a night of laughs at “Shaun Jones” or “The Last Waltz” at the Nickelodeon Theater.

     

    Sundays –  Sensory Sunday at the EdVenture Children’s Museum.  On Sundays one hour before opening, the museum will be open for children with Autism Spectrum Disorders and sensory processing difference’s to tour the museum and enjoy interactive, hands on activities.  For more information call (803) 400-1156 or visit HYPERLINK “http://www.edventure.org/events/sensory-sunday/?for=04-17-2016″http://www.edventure.org/events/sensory-sunday/?for=04-17-2016.

    Second Sundays –  Stroll on Arsenal Hill at the Arsenal Hill Park Center on Lincoln Street with the tour beginning at St. Timothy’s Episcopal Church on Calhoun Street.  Learn the significance of this neighborhood with its eclectic mix of architecture where the elites use to live during the war and African Americans lived through the 19th and 20th Centuries.  For more information call (803) 252-1770 or visit HYPERLINK “http://www.historiccolumbia.org/events/second-sunday-stroll-arsenal-hill”http://www.historiccolumbia.org/events/second-sunday-stroll-arsenal-hill.

    Tuesdays –  Toddler Tuesdays at the EdVenture Children’s Museum.   Bring your toddler for seasonal art activities, music, and our sand tray exploration in the Early Learning Classroom.    For more information call (803) 779-3100 or visit HYPERLINK “http://www.edventure.org/calendar/calendar.aspx”http://www.edventure.org/calendar/calendar.aspx.

    Tuesdays –  Second Shift Twosdays at the South Carolina State Museum.  The museum has extended hours with special after hours pricing.   For more information call (803) 898-4921 or visit HYPERLINK “http://scmuseum.org/events/second-shift-twosdays/”http://scmuseum.org/events/second-shift-twosdays/.

    First & Third Wednesdays –  Kids Cook at the EdVenture Children’s Museum.  Children 6 – 10 years old will have a unique experience taking participants on an exciting journey of culinary arts partaking in food preparation and meal creation, while learning about nutrition. For more information call (803) 400-1156 or visit HYPERLINK “http://www.edventure.org/events/kids-cook-first-third-wednesdays/?for=04-20-2016″http://www.edventure.org/events/kids-cook-first-third-wednesdays/?for=04-20-2016.

    First Thursdays –  First Thursdays on Main Street at the 1200-1700 block of Main Street in downtown Columbia.  The event lasts from 6 pm to 10 pm and is a collaboration of a number of vendors in the area.  For more information call (803) 988-1065 or visit HYPERLINK “http://firstthursdaysonmain.com/”http://firstthursdaysonmain.com/.

    Third Thursdays – Vista Nights offered by the Congaree Visit Guild in the Vista area of downtown Columbia.  This event is a collaboration of vendors offering extended hours and events such as wine and beer tastings, art classes, and more.  For more information call (803) 269-5946 or visit HYPERLINK “http://www.vistacolumbia.com/vistanights.aspx.”http://www.vistacolumbia.com/vistanights.aspx.

    Thursday Nights –  Young Adult Shag Dance at Bill’s Music Stop on Meeting Street.  Come early and learn how to shag and then dance the night away.  For more information call (803) 796-6477 or visit HYPERLINK “http://www.billsmusicshop.com/calendar.html”http://www.billsmusicshop.com/calendar.html#.

    Fridays – Bluegrass and Acoustic Open Stage and Jam at Bill’s Music Shop and Pickin’ Parlor on Meeting Street.  Come out and participate or sit back and enjoy the music.  For more information call (803) 796-6477 or visit HYPERLINK “http://www.billsmusicshop.com/”http://www.billsmusicshop.com/.

    Fourth Fridays –  Friday Night Laser Lights at the South Carolina State Museum.  Through the months of June, July, and August, the Museum will present a laser light show in the Planetarium with each show providing a variety of music.  For more information call (803) 898-4921 or visit HYPERLINK “http://scmuseum.org/events/upcoming-events/”http://scmuseum.org/events/upcoming-events/.

    Saturdays –  State House Tours.  Come tour the most beautiful historic building in the area.  For more information call (803) 734-2430 or visit HYPERLINK “http://www.scstatehouse.gov/visit.php.”http://www.scstatehouse.gov/visit.php.

    Saturdays –  Classic Country Music Jamboree and Dancing at Bills Music Shop and Pickin’ Parlor on Meeting Street.  Come early and learn two step, country dancing, or couples dancing (no partner required) followed by live entertainment.  For more information call (803) 796-6477 or visit HYPERLINK “http://www.billsmusicshop.com/”http://www.billsmusicshop.com/.

    Saturdays –  Soda City Market on Main Street in downtown Columbia.  Shop for local and regional foods, crafts, hot coffee, cold fresh lemonade, and even cooked food.  For more information visit HYPERLINK “http://sodacitysc.com/”http://sodacitysc.com/.

    Through November 19 –  “COSI” at Longstreet Theatre.  This theatrical performance about inexperienced but colorful performers from a mental institution will keep you laughing from start to finish.  For more information call (803) 777-2551 or visit HYPERLINK “http://artsandsciences.sc.edu/thea/mainstageseason”http://artsandsciences.sc.edu/thea/mainstageseason.

    Through December 17 – Looking Back/Looking Ahead: Columbia’s Sesquicentennial Time Capsule at the McKissick Museum.  See items that were placed in the time capsule 150 years ago.  For more information visit HYPERLINK “http://www.artsandsciences.sc.edu/mckissickmuseum/looking-backlooking-ahead-columbias-sesquicentennial-time-capsule”http://www.artsandsciences.sc.edu/mckissickmuseum/looking-backlooking-ahead-columbias-sesquicentennial-time-capsule.

    Through December 30 –  “Answering the Call: American Victory Posters From the First World War at the Confederate Relic Room & Military Museum.  This exhibit is to commemorate the centennial anniversary of World War I that revisits the war time culture with posters, as there was no quality of contemporary advertising. For more information call (803) 737-8095 or visit HYPERLINK “https://crr.sc.gov/exhibits?i=95″https://crr.sc.gov/exhibits?i=95.

    Through March 4, 2017 –  Sensory Sunday at the EdVenture Children’s Museum.  One the first Sunday of each month, children with Autism Spectrum Disorders and sensory processing differences will have the opportunity to enjoy the museum in a safe and accepting environment and enjoy interactive, hands on activities.  For more information call (803) 400-1156 or visit HYPERLINK “http://www.edventure.org/events/sensory-sunday/?for=07-03-2016″http://www.edventure.org/events/sensory-sunday/?for=07-03-2016.

    November 16 –  EnginuitySC’s Ignite! at the First Base Building at Bull Street on Boyce Street.  There will be three inspiring speaker presentations as well as good food, cocktails, and chances to network with other professionals.  For more information call (803) 354-5720 or visit HYPERLINK “http://www.engenuitysc.com/ignite”http://www.engenuitysc.com/ignite.

    November 17 –  “Grace, Justice, & Mercy: An Evening with Justice Advocate Brian Stevenson” at the Township Auditorium.  This widely acclaimed public interest attorney has fought for those abused during incarceration, illuminating excessive and unfair sentencing, exonerating innocent death row prisoners, helping the mentally ill, and aiding children prosecuted as adults and will certainly provide an evening of eye opening information.  For more information call (803) 576-2350 or visit HYPERLINK “http://www.thetownship.org/”http://www.thetownship.org/.

    November 17 –  Vista Lights in the Vista area.  This fun and entertaining event provides you with the opportunity to enjoy the newly decorated holiday lights, visit with local business owners, purchase early holiday gifts, and enjoy a fun and festive atmosphere.  For more information call (803) 269-5946 or visit HYPERLINK “http://www.vistalightssc.com/”http://www.vistalightssc.com/.

    November 17 – 19  & December 9 – 11 –  “Heck the Dolls with Chardonnay” at the Firehouse Theatre in Chapin.  A resident of a retirement takes her granddaughter down memory lane as she shares stories of holidays in her life, each of which has created some of the best and funniest memories, which are performed for you on stage!  For more information call (803) 240-8544 or visit HYPERLINK “http://chapintheatre.org/2016/home.html”http://chapintheatre.org/2016/home.html.

    November 18 –  Improv with the Village Idiots at the Village Square Theatre.  Come out and be either a participant, or just enjoy this fun and entertaining event.  For more information call (803) 359-1436 or visit HYPERLINK “http://villagesquaretheatre.com/”http://villagesquaretheatre.com/.

    November 18 –  “Parsons Dance Company” at the Harbison Theatre.  This internationally renowned Company will present you dance that is passionate, energetic, athletic, and uplifting.  For more information call (803) 407-5011 or visit HYPERLINK “http://www.harbisontheatre.org/tickets-productions/parsons-dance-company”http://www.harbisontheatre.org/tickets-productions/parsons-dance-company.

    November 18 –  “Shirley Ceasar & Friends” at the Township Auditorium.  Come out and enjoy an evening of beautiful gospel singing!  For more information call (803) 576-2350 or visit HYPERLINK “http://www.thetownship.org/”http://www.thetownship.org/.

    November 18 –  “A Testament of Freedom” at Chapin United Methodist Church in Chapin.  This presentation by the voluntary members of the Dutch Fork Choral Society will fill your evening with wonderful music.  For more information send an email to HYPERLINK “mailto:dutchforkchoralsociety@gmail.com”dutchforkchoralsociety@gmail.com or visit HYPERLINK “http://www.dutchforkchoralsociety.com/typesetter/Current_Season”http://www.dutchforkchoralsociety.com/typesetter/Current_Season.

    festival-of-treesNovember 18 – 20 –  Festival of Trees at the Columbia Metropolitan Convention Center.  This is an event you won’t want to miss, as individuals and groups from around the area have donated trees and wreaths they have decorated to be auctioned off to the highest bidder, with all proceeds to benefit the Palmetto Health Children’s Hospital.  For more information call (803) 434-7275 or visit HYPERLINK “http://events.palmettohealthfoundation.org/site/Calendar?id=100241&view=Detail” \l “.WBZUeNIrKUl”http://events.palmettohealthfoundation.org/site/Calendar?id=100241&view=Detail#.WBZUeNIrKUl.

    November 18 – 20 –  Gem, Mineral & Jewelry Show at the Jamil Shrine Temple.  There will be more than 20 dealers with a variety of gems and minerals on display and for purchase, as well as some beautifully crafted jewelry.  For more information visit HYPERLINK “http://www.cgams.org/”http://www.cgams.org/.

    November 18 – 20 –  “Tony Tone” at the Comedy House.  This veteran comedian/actor of 17 years will fill you evening with his master of impressions and real life humor!  For more information call (803) 798-9898 or visit HYPERLINK “http://comedyhouse.us/tony-tone/”http://comedyhouse.us/tony-tone/.

    November 18 – 27 –  “Moonlight” at the Nickelodeon Theater.  A young man from Miami is struggling with his dysfunctional home life during the “War on Drugs” with the story being told through different phases of his life sharing about his challenges about life, love, and sex.  For more information call (803) 254-82234 or visit HYPERLINK “http://nickelodeon.org/films/moonlight/”http://nickelodeon.org/films/moonlight/.

    November 18 – December 31 –  Historic Holiday Tours starting at the Gift Shop at the Robert Mills House.  Tour the Robert Hills House and the Hampton-Preston Mansion which will be decorated festively for the Christmas holiday season and learn about historic traditions in each home.  For more information call (803) 252-1770 ext. 23 or visit HYPERLINK “http://www.historiccolumbia.org/events/historic-holiday-tours-beginning”http://www.historiccolumbia.org/events/historic-holiday-tours-beginning.

    November 19 –  Santa Signing Day at the Robert Mills House Gift Shop.  Begin the season with a visit with Santa, participating in holiday activities, begin your shopping, and a special feature will be seeing the basement of the House where the elves are hard at work, but make your reservations now, as space is limited.  For more information call (803) 252-1770 ext. 23 or visit HYPERLINK “http://www.historiccolumbia.org/events/santa-signing”http://www.historiccolumbia.org/events/santa-signing.

    November 19 –  South Carolina High School League Cheerleading at the Colonial Life Arena. Come see some of the best cheerleading teams from across the State and cheer on your favorite!   For more information call (803) 576-9200 or visit HYPERLINK “https://www.coloniallifearena.com/schsl-cheerleading.php?eventid=110&showtimeid=176″https://www.coloniallifearena.com/schsl-cheerleading.php?eventid=110&showtimeid=176.

    November 19 –  Hair Show Competition: Salon Warz at the Koger Center for the Arts.  Modern day style teams from around the southeast will compete and provide an opportunity for consumers to connect with the teams that impress them.  For more information call (803) 777-7500 or visit HYPERLINK “http://www.kogercenterforthearts.com/event.php?id=290″http://www.kogercenterforthearts.com/event.php?id=290.

    November 19 –  StoryBook Ball at the EdVenture Children’s Museum.  Children and their adults will enjoy a fairytale evening of princes, princes, magic, performers, crafts, and lots of fairytale fun with dinner provided.  Costumes are encouraged!  For more information call (803) 779-3100 or visit HYPERLINK “http://www.edventure.org/support-us/events/storybook-ball/”http://www.edventure.org/support-us/events/storybook-ball/.

    November 19 –  Guided Walking Tour: Civil War Battle at Congaree Creek at the Cayce Tennis Center in Cayce.  This 2 mile walk will teach you about the 1865 battle which will include military and civilian accounts of what happened during the burning of Columbia.  For more information call (803) 765-2200 or visit HYPERLINK “https://www.koikonfait.com/event/57fa0e8a0cdaab2fcf766a41/guided-walking-tours-12-000-year-history-park-on-congaree-creek”https://www.koikonfait.com/event/57fa0e8a0cdaab2fcf766a41/guided-walking-tours-12-000-year-history-park-on-congaree-creek.

    November 19 –  Guided Walking Tour: Native American Lifeways at the Cayce Tennis Center on Fort Congaree Trail in Cayce.  This 2 mile tour will provide you with interesting insights on the lifeways and strategic roles the Native Americans played in the economy and welfare of the Colony and later periods.  For more information call (803) 765-2200 or visit HYPERLINK “https://www.koikonfait.com/event/57fa0e8a0cdaab2fcf766a41/guided-walking-tours-12-000-year-history-park-on-congaree-creek”https://www.koikonfait.com/event/57fa0e8a0cdaab2fcf766a41/guided-walking-tours-12-000-year-history-park-on-congaree-creek.

    November 19 –  Riverbanks Run at the Riverbanks Zoo and Gardens.  This 5K run will wind throughout the park and exhibits and is to create awareness and to benefit education and conservation efforts at the zoo.  For more information call (803) 779-8717 or visit HYPERLINK “http://www.riverbanks.org/events/riverbanks-run”http://www.riverbanks.org/events/riverbanks-run.

    November 19 –  Twilight Trek: Winter Wonderland at the Riverbanks Zoo and Gardens.  This adult only event will include dinner, access to the Lights Before Christmas, as well as provided you with keeper led tours while learning how animals survive throughout the coldest months of the year.  For more information call (803) 779-8717 or visit HYPERLINK “http://www.riverbanks.org/calendar.shtml”http://www.riverbanks.org/calendar.shtml.

    November 19 –  Girl Scout Overnight: Lights Before Christmas at the Riverbanks Zoo and Gardens.  Girl Scouts will enjoy an hour of the Lights Before Christmas, and spend the remainder of the evening learning how a variety of animals adapt to the winter months, and how they can use regular household items to help animals in their own backyard get through the cold months.  For more information call (803) 779-8717 or visit HYPERLINK “http://www.riverbanks.org/calendar.shtml”http://www.riverbanks.org/calendar.shtml.

    November 19 –  “Big SMO: Kuntry Livin” at the Music Farm.  For you country music fans, you should check out this country rock rapper who is pretty darn awesome!  For more information visit HYPERLINK “http://www.musicfarm.com/event/1294085-big-smo-columbia/”http://www.musicfarm.com/event/1294085-big-smo-columbia/.

    November 19 – December 30 –  Lights Before Christmas at the Riverbanks Zoo and Gardens.  It’s that time of year again and one of the seasons most enjoyable light displays has returned to help every member of the family get in the holiday spirit!  For more information call (803) 779-8717 or visit HYPERLINK “http://www.riverbanks.org/events/lights-before-christmas.shtml”http://www.riverbanks.org/events/lights-before-christmas.shtml.

    November 20 –  South Carolina Oyster Festival at the Historic Robert Mills House.  Fill a fall afternoon with lots of oysters (over 10,000), other food vendors, live entertainment, refreshments, kids’ activities, craft vendors, and good fun!  For more information call (803) 252-2128 or visit HYPERLINK “http://www.scoysterfest.com”http://www.scoysterfest.com.

    November 20 –  “Lake Murray Symphony Orchestra: Tis The Season” at the Harbison Theatre.  You will enjoy an afternoon filled with all of your holiday favorites.  For more information call (803) 407-5011 or visit HYPERLINK “http://www.harbisontheatre.org/tickets-productions/lake-murray-symphony-orchestra-presents-tis-season”http://www.harbisontheatre.org/tickets-productions/lake-murray-symphony-orchestra-presents-tis-season.

    November 23 – 26 –  “Shaun Jones”  at the Comedy House.  You’ll be guaranteed to laugh from the time the show starts until it ends. For more information call (803) 798-9898 or visit HYPERLINK “http://comedyhouse.us/shaun-jones/”http://comedyhouse.us/shaun-jones/.

    November 23 – 27 –  “The Nutcracker” at the Township Auditorium.  Your favorite seasonal ballet is back presented by Ann Brodie’s Carolina Ballet, and in time to help get you into the holiday shopping spirit!  For more information call (803) 576-2350 or visit HYPERLINK “http://www.thetownship.org/”http://www.thetownship.org/.

    November 23 – 27 –  “Loving” at the Nickelodeon Theater.  This movie tells the real life story of challenges, courage, and commitment of an interracial couple during segregation which won a case in the Supreme Court in 1967.  For more information call (803) 254-8234 or visit HYPERLINK “http://nickelodeon.org/films/loving/”http://nickelodeon.org/films/loving/.

    November 23 – December 31 –  Holiday Lights at Saluda Shoals Park.  This beautifully decorated drive-through light show is a seasonal favorite, and be sure to stop for some hot chocolate and roast some marshmallows.  For more information call (803) 772-3903 or visit HYPERLINK “http://www.icrc.net/holiday-lights”http://www.icrc.net/holiday-lights.

    November 24 –  Turkey Day 5K & Family Fun Run at the Colonial Life Arena.  Prepare for that holiday feast with a little run and fun to benefit the Boys and Girls Club of the Midlands.  For more information visit HYPERLINK “http://bgcmidland.org/index.php?id=403″http://bgcmidland.org/index.php?id=403.

    November 24 –  “The Last Waltz” at the Nickelodeon Theater.  The Canadian roots rockers backup band, The Band, calls it quits with a lavish farewell show in San Francisco on November 25, 1976 with the documentary including performances by Bob Dylan, Van Morrison, Eric Clapton, Joni Mitchell, and Muddy Water, with interviews tracing their history and road life.  For more information call (803) 254-8234 or visit HYPERLINK “http://nickelodeon.org/films/the-last-waltz/”http://nickelodeon.org/films/the-last-waltz/.

    November 24 – January 16 –  Main Street Ice at the Boyd Plaza on the corner of Hampton Street and Main Street.  What would the holidays be without a little ice skating, so come on out and show your holiday spirit!  For more information call (803) 545-3100 or visit HYPERLINK “http://www.columbiasc.net/parks-recreation/programs-activities/special-events”http://www.columbiasc.net/parks-recreation/programs-activities/special-events.

    November 25 –  “Patrick Davis & His Midnight Choir” at the Music Farm.  Spend a night on your holiday weekend with a little laid back performance by this amazing singer and his band.  For more information visit HYPERLINK “http://www.musicfarm.com/event/1311821-patrick-davis-his-midnight-columbia/”http://www.musicfarm.com/event/1311821-patrick-davis-his-midnight-columbia/.

    mannheim-steamrollerNovember 27 –  “Mannheim Steamroller Christmas”  at the Koger Center for the Arts.  One of our local favorites is back with a tremendous show by Grammy Award winner Chip Davis with tremendous holiday music and a multimedia show that is spellbinding.  For more information call (803) 777-5112 or visit HYPERLINK “http://www.kogercenterforthearts.com/event.php?id=240″http://www.kogercenterforthearts.com/event.php?id=240.

    November 27 –  “Nick Cannon” at  the Comedy House.  This tremendous performer began his career at 8 years old, landed in Los Angeles at 15 years old, and leading him to the creation of the Nick Cannon Show, and has continued to expand his career into acting, meaning you are in for an evening of true professional entertainment!  For more information call (803) 798-9898 or visit HYPERLINK “http://comedyhouse.us/nick-cannon/”http://comedyhouse.us/nick-cannon/.

    November 29 –  WWE Smackdown at the Colonial Life Arena.  They’re back just for your wrestling fans, with the World Champion AJ Styles, “The Lunatic Fringe” Dean Ambrose, “The Viper” Randy Orton, Women’s Champion Becky Lynch, and more!  For more information call (803) 576-9200 or visit HYPERLINK “https://www.coloniallifearena.com/wwe-smackdown-live.php?eventid=126&showtimeid=217″https://www.coloniallifearena.com/wwe-smackdown-live.php?eventid=126&showtimeid=217.

    November 30 – December 4 –  Holiday Market at the South Carolina State Fairgrounds.  This event will begin with a “Preview Party” and end with a “Sundaes with Santa” event, and the chance to shop with over 120 vendors from across the country for that special gift you’ve been looking for. For more information visit HYPERLINK “https://www.jlcolumbia.org/?nd=holiday_market_public”https://www.jlcolumbia.org/?nd=holiday_market_public.

    December 1 –  “Limo Ride” at the Nickelodeon Theater.  Ten friends recount the true tale of how they survived the wildest night of their lives from renting a limo to go out and have fun to being kidnapped, stripped, stranded, and left for dead.   For more information call (803) 254-8234 or visit HYPERLINK “http://nickelodeon.org/films/limo-ride/”http://nickelodeon.org/films/limo-ride/.

    December 1 – 4 –  “Ragin’ Cajun” at the Comedy House.  To make it simple, this guy will keep you laughing until you cry sharing stories about his experience raising his kids!  For more information call (803) 798-9898 or visit HYPERLINK “http://comedyhouse.us/john-morgan-ragin-cajun/”http://comedyhouse.us/john-morgan-ragin-cajun/.

    December 2 – 4 –  Snowball Festival at a variety of locations in Lexington.  This weekend will provide you with a carnival, concerts, a 10K and 5K race, holiday movies, the Christmas Tree lighting, and the Christmas Parade.  For more information call (803) 356-8238 or visit HYPERLINK “http://www.lexsc.com/snowball_index.htm”http://www.lexsc.com/snowball_index.htm.

    December 2 – 4 –  “The Nutcracker Ballet” at the Koger Center for the Arts.  Presented by Columbia Classical Ballet, this beautiful seasonal favorite performance will inspire your holiday spirit.  For more information call (803) 777-5112 or visit HYPERLINK “http://www.kogercenterforthearts.com/event.php?id=346″http://www.kogercenterforthearts.com/event.php?id=346.

    December 2 – 11 –  “Cinderella” at the Columbia Children’s Theater.  See some of the most amazing talent of local children and adolescents in this favorite childhood fairytale.  For more information call (803) 691-4548 or visit HYPERLINK “http://www.columbiachildrenstheatre.com/season-at-a-glance/”http://www.columbiachildrenstheatre.com/season-at-a-glance/.

    December 2 – 17 –  “The Great American Trailer Park Christmas Musical” at the Trustus Theatre.  Hear the tale about the wildest Christmas in the trailer park while laughing until you cry at this musical brought back by popular demand.  For more information call (803) 254-9732 or visit HYPERLINK “https://trustus.org/event/the-great-american-trailer-park-christmas-musical/”https://trustus.org/event/the-great-american-trailer-park-christmas-musical/.

    December 2 – 18 –  “A Christmas Carol: The Musical” at the Town Theater.  Meet the three ghosts and of course Scrooge himself in this favorite holiday tale with a little music added.  For more information call (803) 799-2510 or visit HYPERLINK “http://towntheatre.com/a-christmas-carol-the-musical/”http://towntheatre.com/a-christmas-carol-the-musical/.

    November 3 –  St. Nicholas Festival at Holy Apostles Orthodox Church.  Hear the story of the real St. Nicholas, enjoy Russian food, holiday crafts, handmade beeswax candles, and more.  For more information visit HYPERLINK “http://stnicholasfestival.org/”http://stnicholasfestival.org/.

    December 3 –  Carolina Carillon Holiday Parade on Gervais Street from Bull Street passed the State House into the Vista on Park Street.  There is nothing that will get you in the holiday spirit better than this fantastic holiday parade!  Or maybe you want to be a part of the parade?  For more information call (803) 545-3100 or visit HYPERLINK “http://www.carolinacarillon.com/”http://www.carolinacarillon.com/.

    December 3 –  “Rumours: A Fleetwood Mac Tribute” at the Music Farm.  For all you Fleetwood fans, on the heels of Stevie Nicks visit to Columbia, you’ll surely want to see this show!  For more information visit HYPERLINK “http://www.musicfarm.com/event/1314775-rumours-fleetwood-mac-columbia/”http://www.musicfarm.com/event/1314775-rumours-fleetwood-mac-columbia/.

    December 3 –  Monthly Gospel Singing at the Midland Gospel Singing Center in Gilbert.  You’ll enjoy music by the Shine On Trio and Cedar Creek Quartet.  For more information call (803) 719-1289 or visit HYPERLINK “http://www.midgsc.com/concerts”http://www.midgsc.com/concerts.

    December 4 –  Piano and Pastrami at the Tree of Life Congregation on Trenholm Road.  Fill your evening with classical music, a deli dinner catered by Groucho’s Deli, traditional Jewish baked goods.  For more information call (803) 252-1770.

    December 4 –  Homes for the Holidays Tour of Homes at a variety of homes in the Shandon and Hollywood – Rose Hill neighborhoods.  See some of the most beautiful historical homes in these neighborhoods deck out in all their holiday attire with proceeds to benefit the neighborhood schools.  For more information send an email to HYPERLINK “mailto:admin@homesfortheholidays-columbia.com”admin@homesfortheholidays-columbia.com or visit HYPERLINK “mailto:admin@homesfortheholidays-columbia.com”admin@homesfortheholidays-columbia.com.

    December 5 –  Fort Jackson’s 282nd Army Band Performance at the Koger Center for the Arts.  This amazing local band will fill your evening with a mix of music with of course, some of your holiday favorites.  For more information call (803) 777-5112 or visit HYPERLINK “http://www.kogercenterforthearts.com/event.php?id=299″http://www.kogercenterforthearts.com/event.php?id=299.

    December 5 –  Education Fundraiser at the War Mouth on Franklin Street.  This event is to raise support and awareness of the Nickelodeon Theater Education Center and will provide attendees with food and drinks, as well as jazz entertainment by the Sunrise Jazz Ensemble, and the opportunity to participate in a silent auction for great prizes.  For more information call (803) 254-8234 or visit HYPERLINK “http://nickelodeon.org/events/education-fundraiser/”http://nickelodeon.org/events/education-fundraiser/.

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