Don’t miss a day completely devoted to the Latin culture! This Saturday will be filled with foods, arts, dances, and music as the Latin community showcases and celebrates its culture. One of the best parts of the festival is the music. This year, the festival will be featuring the Latin Stars Band, Group Urbaniuz and much more great music! Thousands of people are coming to experience this exciting opportunity…why not be one of them? Admission is completely free! The festival will be held on Saturday, August 25th from 11am to 10pm on Main St. in Columbia. Click here for more information.
This weekend brings an abundance of comic and pop culture fun when you go to Comic Con. Comic Con has multiple scheduled events, including lively discussions, advice to aspiring writers/artists, insight behind some of the most well-known comics, and even some stories from some WWE wrestlers. There will be a few attractions available, including video games and an escape room! If you like a particular character, or just want to make up your own, dress up in your best costume and see others as they sport their favorites as well. Tickets are $20 on Saturday and $15 on Sunday, or $25 for both days. Kids between 6-12 are only $5 and children under 5 are free. Comic Con will be on August 25th from 10:00 am – 6:00 pm and August 26th from 11:00 am – 5:00 pm. Click here for more information.
Enjoy a romantic evening or a night with friends on Lake Murray watching the notorious purple martins fly across the sky. Wingard’s Naturalist and USCG Captain Zach will take you to Doolittle Island, also known as Bomb Island, as the sun sets and illuminates beautiful colors across the horizon. This island is home to thousands of purple martins and is sure to be one of the most beautiful things you have ever seen. You really don’t want to miss this gorgeous sight! Click here for more information.
Do you love tacos? Come to the Vista and enjoy 10 different restaurants who are offering their best tacos to consumers. General admission includes four different tacos, a taco crawl koozie, hornets tequila taco shuttle, hornets tequila ice luge, drink specials at different stops, a map, professional photographs and props, as well as music to dance to. If you wish to purchase a VIP ticket, you will also receive a Taco Crawl T-shirt, an additional taco, a Hornitos Tequila shot, and an extra hour of taco fun! General admission is $25.80 and VIP admission is $40.06. The Taco Crawl will be on Saturday, August 25 from 12:00 pm – 6:00 pm at the Vista in Columbia. Click here for more information.